The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 65 72 -
Rank change year-on-year +7 -  
Permanent jobs citing NAS 3 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.53% 0.71% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.66% 4.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Median salary £42,500 £49,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.70% -  
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 Cardiff with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 82 104 130
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 14.59% 14.86% 20.09%
Number of salaries quoted 82 81 104
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,900 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

NAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff 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 Cardiff

NAS
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for NAS in Cardiff

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for NAS.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) EqualLogic
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) VLAN
4 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (25.00%) MCITP
4 1 (25.00%) Validation
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (25.00%) High Availability
4 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Ant
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Manager
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) WebRTC
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (25.00%) High Availability
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Presales
1 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) EqualLogic
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) F5