The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 89 104 92
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -12
Permanent jobs citing NAS 14 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.05% 0.072% 0.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.78% 0.42% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 13
Median salary £26,500 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.39% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £36,500 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £36,500 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
NAS
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
293 239 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 21.90% 17.32% 21.33%
Number of salaries quoted 228 215 253
Median salary £36,189 £38,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.38% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing NAS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

NAS
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NAS across the Wales region.

NAS Salary Trend in Wales

NAS
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NAS across the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

NAS Salary Histogram in Wales

NAS
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +16 13 £25,750 -29.45%
West Wales - 1 £27,500 -
NAS
UK

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing NAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for NAS.

1 32 (91.43%) Windows
2 23 (65.71%) SAN
3 22 (62.86%) Windows Server
4 20 (57.14%) Linux
4 20 (57.14%) Active Directory
5 19 (54.29%) DNS
5 19 (54.29%) Cisco
5 19 (54.29%) Firewall
6 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
7 14 (40.00%) Internet
8 13 (37.14%) SQL
8 13 (37.14%) Office 365
9 12 (34.29%) MS Office
9 12 (34.29%) MS Exchange
9 12 (34.29%) Mac OS X
9 12 (34.29%) Sage
9 12 (34.29%) VMware
10 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (31.43%) ITIL
11 10 (28.57%) Unix
12 9 (25.71%) MCSE
12 9 (25.71%) HP
12 9 (25.71%) NetApp
13 7 (20.00%) High Availability
13 7 (20.00%) Smartphone
13 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
14 6 (17.14%) Clustering
14 6 (17.14%) Brocade
14 6 (17.14%) 3PAR
15 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (34.29%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.43%) IIS
3 3 (8.57%) Apache
3 3 (8.57%) CMS
3 3 (8.57%) Commerce Server
4 1 (2.86%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (34.29%) MS Office
2 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (37.14%) Office 365
2 3 (8.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (65.71%) SAN
2 19 (54.29%) DNS
2 19 (54.29%) Firewall
3 14 (40.00%) Internet
4 5 (14.29%) FTP
5 4 (11.43%) iSCSI
5 4 (11.43%) VPN
6 3 (8.57%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (8.57%) Kerberos
6 3 (8.57%) Network Security
6 3 (8.57%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (2.86%) FCoE
7 1 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.86%) HTTPS
7 1 (2.86%) IP Telephony
7 1 (2.86%) PABX
7 1 (2.86%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.86%) VoIP
7 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) Big Data
2 3 (8.57%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (11.43%) Advertising
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Marketing
2 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) IT Support
3 7 (20.00%) IT Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) Architect
4 6 (17.14%) Storage Architect
5 5 (14.29%) Administrator
5 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (11.43%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (8.57%) Data Centre Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 3 (8.57%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (8.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (8.57%) NetApp Specialist
7 3 (8.57%) Storage Specialist
8 2 (5.71%) SAN Specialist
8 2 (5.71%) SAN Storage Specialist
8 2 (5.71%) Service Manager
8 2 (5.71%) Technical Manager
8 2 (5.71%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) .NET
1 3 (8.57%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.86%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Smartphone
2 6 (17.14%) Clustering
3 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
4 3 (8.57%) EqualLogic
4 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 32 (91.43%) Windows
2 22 (62.86%) Windows Server
3 20 (57.14%) Linux
4 12 (34.29%) Mac OS X
5 10 (28.57%) Unix
6 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (8.57%) CentOS
7 3 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) ITIL
2 7 (20.00%) High Availability
3 4 (11.43%) Problem Management
4 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
4 3 (8.57%) Load Balancing
4 3 (8.57%) Low Latency
4 3 (8.57%) Mobile Marketing
5 2 (5.71%) Data Management
6 1 (2.86%) Coaching
6 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.86%) ERP
6 1 (2.86%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.86%) PLM
6 1 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.86%) Service Design
6 1 (2.86%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (25.71%) MCSE
3 3 (8.57%) MCITP
3 3 (8.57%) MCP
3 3 (8.57%) MCSA
3 3 (8.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) SLA
2 3 (8.57%) QA
System Software
1 20 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.43%) vSphere
3 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
3 3 (8.57%) NFS
3 3 (8.57%) Squid
4 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 19 (54.29%) Cisco
2 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
3 12 (34.29%) Sage
3 12 (34.29%) VMware
4 9 (25.71%) HP
4 9 (25.71%) NetApp
5 6 (17.14%) 3PAR
5 6 (17.14%) Brocade
6 4 (11.43%) Red Hat
6 4 (11.43%) Veritas
7 3 (8.57%) Dell
7 3 (8.57%) EMC
7 3 (8.57%) IBM
7 3 (8.57%) SolarWinds
7 3 (8.57%) SonicWALL
7 3 (8.57%) Symantec
8 1 (2.86%) Avaya