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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 88 - 95
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NAS 11 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.84% - 0.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.09% - 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 9
Median salary £25,750 - £39,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 - £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 - £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,250 £39,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.19% -7.64%
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
269 287 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 20.49% 20.51% 18.11%
Number of salaries quoted 221 254 203
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 - 11 £25,750 -
NAS
UK

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 31 (75.61%) Windows
1 31 (75.61%) SAN
2 26 (63.41%) Linux
3 20 (48.78%) DNS
4 19 (46.34%) Cisco
4 19 (46.34%) Windows Server
5 17 (41.46%) Firewall
6 16 (39.02%) Active Directory
7 14 (34.15%) Microsoft
7 14 (34.15%) Internet
8 13 (31.71%) NetApp
8 13 (31.71%) VMware
9 12 (29.27%) HP
10 11 (26.83%) SQL
10 11 (26.83%) iSCSI
11 10 (24.39%) High Availability
11 10 (24.39%) Office 365
11 10 (24.39%) Unix
11 10 (24.39%) EMC
11 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (24.39%) Mac OS X
11 10 (24.39%) Sage
12 9 (21.95%) Advertising
12 9 (21.95%) Apache
12 9 (21.95%) MCSE
12 9 (21.95%) MS Office
12 9 (21.95%) ITIL
12 9 (21.95%) IBM
12 9 (21.95%) NFS
12 9 (21.95%) MS Exchange

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 9 (21.95%) Apache
1 9 (21.95%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.76%) IIS
3 3 (7.32%) CMS
3 3 (7.32%) Commerce Server
4 1 (2.44%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (21.95%) MS Office
2 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (24.39%) Office 365
2 8 (19.51%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (75.61%) SAN
2 20 (48.78%) DNS
3 17 (41.46%) Firewall
4 14 (34.15%) Internet
5 11 (26.83%) iSCSI
6 7 (17.07%) Kerberos
6 7 (17.07%) Network Security
6 7 (17.07%) OpenLDAP
7 4 (9.76%) FTP
7 4 (9.76%) VPN
8 3 (7.32%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
9 2 (4.88%) FCoE
9 2 (4.88%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (2.44%) HTTPS
10 1 (2.44%) LAN
10 1 (2.44%) SSL
10 1 (2.44%) VLAN
10 1 (2.44%) WAN
10 1 (2.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) Big Data
1 6 (14.63%) Data Mining
1 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) MySQL
General
1 9 (21.95%) Advertising
2 8 (19.51%) Marketing
3 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
4 3 (7.32%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Support Engineer
2 10 (24.39%) Architect
3 7 (17.07%) Administrator
3 7 (17.07%) Infrastructure Architect
3 7 (17.07%) IT Support
3 7 (17.07%) Linux Administrator
3 7 (17.07%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 7 (17.07%) Storage Architect
3 7 (17.07%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (14.63%) IT Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (7.32%) Data Centre Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (7.32%) NetApp Specialist
5 3 (7.32%) Storage Specialist
6 2 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (4.88%) SAN Specialist
6 2 (4.88%) Service Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) .NET
1 3 (7.32%) .NET Framework
2 2 (4.88%) Apache Flex
3 1 (2.44%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Clustering
2 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (12.20%) Smartphone
4 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
5 3 (7.32%) EqualLogic
5 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (75.61%) Windows
2 26 (63.41%) Linux
3 19 (46.34%) Windows Server
4 10 (24.39%) Mac OS X
4 10 (24.39%) Unix
5 7 (17.07%) CentOS
5 7 (17.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) High Availability
2 9 (21.95%) ITIL
3 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (19.51%) Low Latency
4 6 (14.63%) E-Commerce
4 6 (14.63%) Mobile Marketing
5 3 (7.32%) Load Balancing
5 3 (7.32%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.88%) Business Development
6 2 (4.88%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (4.88%) Data Management
6 2 (4.88%) Document Management
6 2 (4.88%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (4.88%) PLM
6 2 (4.88%) Presales
6 2 (4.88%) Service Design
6 2 (4.88%) SOA
6 2 (4.88%) Ticket Management
7 1 (2.44%) Network Management
7 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.83%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (21.95%) MCSE
3 3 (7.32%) MCITP
3 3 (7.32%) MCP
3 3 (7.32%) MCSA
3 3 (7.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) QA
2 5 (12.20%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (39.02%) Active Directory
2 9 (21.95%) NFS
3 7 (17.07%) Squid
4 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (7.32%) Hyper-V
5 3 (7.32%) vSphere
6 2 (4.88%) vCloud
6 2 (4.88%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (2.44%) iptables
7 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 19 (46.34%) Cisco
2 14 (34.15%) Microsoft
3 13 (31.71%) NetApp
3 13 (31.71%) VMware
4 12 (29.27%) HP
5 10 (24.39%) EMC
5 10 (24.39%) Sage
6 9 (21.95%) 3PAR
6 9 (21.95%) Brocade
6 9 (21.95%) IBM
7 7 (17.07%) Red Hat
8 5 (12.20%) Symantec
8 5 (12.20%) Veritas
9 3 (7.32%) Dell
9 3 (7.32%) SolarWinds
9 3 (7.32%) SonicWALL