The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for NAS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 116 140 117
Rank change year-on-year +24 -23  
Permanent jobs citing NAS 8 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.44% 0.042% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.04% 0.28% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 5
Median salary £39,000 - £26,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year - -1.23%  

NAS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 263 363 273
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 14.38% 15.41% 15.64%
Number of salaries quoted 206 289 231
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

NAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing NAS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for NAS in Birmingham

NAS
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for NAS in Birmingham

NAS
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NAS in Birmingham over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for NAS in Birmingham

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for NAS.

1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) SAN
2 13 (86.67%) VMware
3 11 (73.33%) Windows Server
4 8 (53.33%) Office 365
5 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
5 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
6 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (40.00%) Project Management
7 5 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 5 (33.33%) ITIL
8 4 (26.67%) Linux
8 4 (26.67%) MCSE
8 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
8 4 (26.67%) Unix
8 4 (26.67%) Client/Server
8 4 (26.67%) SCCM
9 3 (20.00%) vSphere
9 3 (20.00%) DHCP
9 3 (20.00%) DNS
9 3 (20.00%) SQL
9 3 (20.00%) NetApp
9 3 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (13.33%) Backup Exec
10 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
10 2 (13.33%) LAN

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (53.33%) Office 365
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.67%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) SAN
2 3 (20.00%) DHCP
2 3 (20.00%) DNS
2 3 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (13.33%) LAN
3 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security
4 1 (6.67%) VLAN
4 1 (6.67%) VoIP
4 1 (6.67%) WAN
4 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Ant
General
1 1 (6.67%) Automotive
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Server Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Office 365 Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Support
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.67%) CCTV
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Windows Server
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (26.67%) Linux
4 4 (26.67%) Unix
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Project Management
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Change Control
3 2 (13.33%) ERP
3 2 (13.33%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
4 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.67%) Server Building
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (26.67%) MCSE
3 1 (6.67%) DBS Check
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
1 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Server
3 1 (6.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) SCCM
2 2 (13.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (6.67%) SCDPM
3 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) VMware
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) NetApp
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix
4 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco
5 1 (6.67%) CommVault
5 1 (6.67%) Dell
5 1 (6.67%) Dell Compellent
5 1 (6.67%) EMC
5 1 (6.67%) HP
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle
5 1 (6.67%) Symantec
5 1 (6.67%) Veritas