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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Attached Storage (NAS)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 140 128
Rank change year-on-year +7 -12  
Permanent jobs citing NAS 3 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.16% 0.17% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.08% 1.21% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 7
Median salary £22,500 - £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -3.52% +13.33%  

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 279 330 411
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 14.42% 13.87% 20.36%
Number of salaries quoted 211 254 365
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 11 (100.00%) SAN
2 9 (81.82%) Windows
3 8 (72.73%) VMware
4 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
5 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
7 4 (36.36%) Cisco
7 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
7 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
7 4 (36.36%) Office 365
7 4 (36.36%) SCCM
7 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (27.27%) Finance
8 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
8 3 (27.27%) ITIL
8 3 (27.27%) EMC
8 3 (27.27%) NetApp
9 2 (18.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (18.18%) Project Management
9 2 (18.18%) Citrix
9 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (18.18%) HP
9 2 (18.18%) IBM
9 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
9 2 (18.18%) ERP
9 2 (18.18%) Oracle
9 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
9 2 (18.18%) SQL
9 2 (18.18%) LAN

NAS
Co-occurring 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 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Office 365
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (9.09%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) SAN
2 3 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (18.18%) LAN
3 2 (18.18%) VoIP
4 1 (9.09%) DHCP
4 1 (9.09%) DNS
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security
4 1 (9.09%) VLAN
4 1 (9.09%) WAN
4 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Ant
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Automotive
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Technical Support
3 3 (27.27%) Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Server Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Office 365 Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Junior
5 1 (9.09%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Junior Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Junior Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Operational Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Operations Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
1 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
1 2 (18.18%) EMC VNX
1 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (9.09%) CCTV
2 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
2 1 (9.09%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Solaris
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Change Control
2 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
2 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (18.18%) ERP
2 2 (18.18%) High Availability
2 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Server Virtualisation
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
3 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
3 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 1 (9.09%) Server Building
3 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (9.09%) DBS Check
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (18.18%) vSphere
4 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 1 (9.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) SCCM
2 2 (18.18%) Backup Exec
2 2 (18.18%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (18.18%) NetBackup
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (18.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (18.18%) vCenter Server
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (9.09%) SCDPM
3 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) EMC
3 3 (27.27%) NetApp
4 2 (18.18%) 3PAR
4 2 (18.18%) Brocade
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 2 (18.18%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) IBM
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) CommVault
5 1 (9.09%) Dell
5 1 (9.09%) Dell Compellent
5 1 (9.09%) Symantec
5 1 (9.09%) Veritas