Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Attached Storage (NAS)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 153 171 145
Rank change year-on-year +18 -26 +39
Permanent jobs citing NAS 3 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.11% 0.099% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.69% 0.58% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Cheshire median annual salary - - £35,250
North West median annual salary £35,000 £38,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% -30.00% +27.91%

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 Cheshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 433 515 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 16.59% 17.02% 16.49%
Number of salaries quoted 338 380 290
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £41,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.03% +26.92% -18.75%
10th Percentile £21,250 £20,750 £19,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £56,250 £55,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year +8.97% -0.64% +4.67%

NAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for NAS in Cheshire

NAS
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for NAS in Cheshire

NAS
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 14 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe - 2 - -
Warrington +7 1 - -
NAS
North West

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT jobs citing NAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for NAS.

1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds

NAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Cloud Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Backup Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) LAN Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Monitoring Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) Veeam