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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
England / West Midlands
Rank 183 227 189
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -38
Permanent jobs citing NAS 20 6 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.42% 0.10% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.70% 0.70% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 26
Median salary £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,100 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £34,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.23%

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
741 863 797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.71% 14.77% 15.61%
Number of salaries quoted 616 710 700
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NAS across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

NAS Salary Histogram 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 27 February 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
Shropshire 0 10 £35,000 +11.11% 1
Birmingham - 7 £39,000 -
Warwickshire +25 1 £32,500 -
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 27 (96.43%) Windows
1 27 (96.43%) SAN
2 25 (89.29%) VMware
3 19 (67.86%) Active Directory
4 17 (60.71%) MS Exchange
5 16 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (50.00%) DNS
6 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 14 (50.00%) Windows Server
7 13 (46.43%) TCP/IP
7 13 (46.43%) Clustering
7 13 (46.43%) Citrix
7 13 (46.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
8 12 (42.86%) SolarWinds
8 12 (42.86%) IIS
9 11 (39.29%) DDNS
9 11 (39.29%) Remote Desktop
10 10 (35.71%) MySQL
10 10 (35.71%) Apache
10 10 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (28.57%) Office 365
11 8 (28.57%) Data Centre
12 6 (21.43%) Project Management
12 6 (21.43%) Citrix Certification
12 6 (21.43%) NetApp
13 5 (17.86%) Firewall
13 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
13 5 (17.86%) ITIL

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 17 (60.71%) MS Exchange
2 12 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (42.86%) IIS
3 10 (35.71%) Apache
4 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (28.57%) Office 365
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.57%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 27 (96.43%) SAN
2 14 (50.00%) DNS
3 13 (46.43%) TCP/IP
4 11 (39.29%) DDNS
4 11 (39.29%) Remote Desktop
5 5 (17.86%) Firewall
6 3 (10.71%) DHCP
6 3 (10.71%) LAN
6 3 (10.71%) VoIP
6 3 (10.71%) Wireless
7 2 (7.14%) WAN
7 2 (7.14%) WebEx
7 2 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (3.57%) iSCSI
8 1 (3.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) MySQL
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
1 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.57%) Advertising
2 1 (3.57%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Technical Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Support Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Server Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Technical Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) IT Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) IT Support
6 2 (7.14%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Support
7 1 (3.57%) IT Technician
7 1 (3.57%) Senior IT Support
7 1 (3.57%) Senior IT Technician
Miscellaneous
1 13 (46.43%) Clustering
2 8 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 4 (14.29%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.57%) CCTV
4 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 27 (96.43%) Windows
2 16 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (14.29%) Linux
5 4 (14.29%) Unix
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Project Management
2 5 (17.86%) ITIL
3 2 (7.14%) Change Control
3 2 (7.14%) ERP
3 2 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
3 2 (7.14%) Security Patching
4 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.57%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.57%) Business Development
4 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.57%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.57%) Supplier Management
4 1 (3.57%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
1 2 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (21.43%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (14.29%) MCSE
3 4 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.57%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (67.86%) Active Directory
2 10 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 4 (14.29%) vSphere
4 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.57%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) SCCM
2 2 (7.14%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (3.57%) SCDPM
3 1 (3.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (89.29%) VMware
2 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (46.43%) Citrix
4 12 (42.86%) SolarWinds
5 6 (21.43%) NetApp
6 5 (17.86%) Cisco
7 3 (10.71%) Dell
7 3 (10.71%) HP
8 2 (7.14%) Meraki
8 2 (7.14%) Veeam
9 1 (3.57%) CommVault
9 1 (3.57%) Dell Compellent
9 1 (3.57%) EMC
9 1 (3.57%) Fortinet
9 1 (3.57%) Oracle
9 1 (3.57%) Veritas
9 1 (3.57%) WatchGuard
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