Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Attached Storage (NAS)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 186 206 188
Rank change year-on-year +20 -18 -17
Permanent jobs citing NAS 6 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.16% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.00% 0.76% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 10
Birmingham median annual salary £33,500 £42,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.64% +6.88% +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,000 £33,125 £39,000
90th Percentile £35,857 £51,375 £86,250
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £33,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.48% -16.25% +6.67%

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

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 599 786 762
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 15.55% 16.60% 19.26%
Number of salaries quoted 461 522 683
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,125 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% -

NAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing NAS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

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 November 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) Veeam
3 4 (66.67%) Brocade
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (66.67%) Skype for Business
3 4 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (66.67%) F5
3 4 (66.67%) Office 365
3 4 (66.67%) Public Cloud
3 4 (66.67%) Skype
3 4 (66.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) HP
3 4 (66.67%) Dell
3 4 (66.67%) EMC
3 4 (66.67%) CommVault
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) Fortinet
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Server
3 4 (66.67%) SCOM
3 4 (66.67%) iSCSI
4 3 (50.00%) VPN
4 3 (50.00%) SSL
5 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco

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 (66.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
2 4 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) iSCSI
2 4 (66.67%) Skype
3 3 (50.00%) SSL
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) VoIP
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Virtualisation Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Storage Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) SAN Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Public Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Postgraduate
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Brocade
2 4 (66.67%) CommVault
2 4 (66.67%) Dell
2 4 (66.67%) EMC
2 4 (66.67%) F5
2 4 (66.67%) Fortinet
2 4 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) Veeam
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle