The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
England / West Midlands
Rank 200 216 184
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -32
Permanent jobs citing NAS 15 2 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.31% 0.038% 0.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.87% 0.27% 4.47%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 34
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £30,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -1.84%

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
804 748 806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.46% 14.27% 16.01%
Number of salaries quoted 647 645 717
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £60,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

NAS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

NAS Salary Trend in the West Midlands

NAS
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Birmingham - 7 £42,000 -
Shropshire - 4 £31,750 -
Warwickshire +19 1 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Worcestershire - 1 £32,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for NAS.

1 19 (95.00%) SAN
2 18 (90.00%) VMware
2 18 (90.00%) Windows
3 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (55.00%) Windows Server
4 9 (45.00%) MS Exchange
5 8 (40.00%) Cisco
5 8 (40.00%) NetApp
5 8 (40.00%) Data Centre
5 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (35.00%) SolarWinds
6 7 (35.00%) DNS
7 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
7 6 (30.00%) IIS
7 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (30.00%) Clustering
7 6 (30.00%) Firewall
7 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (25.00%) Office 365
8 5 (25.00%) Citrix
8 5 (25.00%) Linux
9 4 (20.00%) MCSE
9 4 (20.00%) Apache
9 4 (20.00%) ITIL
9 4 (20.00%) Unix
9 4 (20.00%) MySQL
9 4 (20.00%) VoIP

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (45.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (30.00%) IIS
3 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (20.00%) Apache
4 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (95.00%) SAN
2 7 (35.00%) DNS
3 6 (30.00%) Firewall
3 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (20.00%) DDNS
4 4 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
4 4 (20.00%) VoIP
5 3 (15.00%) DHCP
5 3 (15.00%) WebEx
5 3 (15.00%) Wireless
6 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
6 1 (5.00%) LAN
6 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) MySQL
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
1 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Administrator
2 3 (15.00%) Architect
2 3 (15.00%) IT Administrator
2 3 (15.00%) Technical Architect
2 3 (15.00%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Server Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Storage Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (30.00%) Clustering
3 4 (20.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.00%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (25.00%) Linux
6 4 (20.00%) Unix
7 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) ITIL
1 4 (20.00%) Project Management
2 3 (15.00%) Security Patching
3 2 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.00%) Business Development
4 1 (5.00%) DevOps
4 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.00%) Python
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (20.00%) MCSE
2 4 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (10.00%) MCSA
4 1 (5.00%) CCNA
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
1 11 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (15.00%) vSphere
4 1 (5.00%) Docker
4 1 (5.00%) Firmware
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (5.00%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (5.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) VMware
2 8 (40.00%) Cisco
2 8 (40.00%) NetApp
3 7 (35.00%) SolarWinds
4 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (25.00%) Citrix
6 3 (15.00%) Dell
6 3 (15.00%) HP
6 3 (15.00%) Meraki
7 2 (10.00%) Veeam
8 1 (5.00%) Brocade
8 1 (5.00%) Fortinet
8 1 (5.00%) IBM
8 1 (5.00%) Oracle
8 1 (5.00%) Symantec
8 1 (5.00%) WatchGuard
Warwickshire
Network ITR
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago