Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Attached Storage (NAS)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 172 140 186
Rank change year-on-year -32 +46 -21
Permanent jobs citing NAS 3 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.099% 0.18% 0.091%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.57% 1.07% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 3
Cheshire median annual salary - £35,250 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +21.55% -44.76%
North West median annual salary £38,500 £55,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -30.00% +27.91% +1.18%

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 524 373 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 17.25% 16.42% 16.24%
Number of salaries quoted 384 290 434
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% -18.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £20,750 £19,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £68,750
North West median annual salary £39,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.28% +4.00% -

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 17 November 2017. 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
Warrington - 2 - -
Knutsford - 1 - -
NAS
North West

For the 6 months to 17 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for NAS.

1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Presales
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (33.33%) KVM
3 1 (33.33%) Docker
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Maven
3 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001

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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Azure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Junior
1 1 (33.33%) Migration Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Monitoring Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Presales
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
1 1 (33.33%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (33.33%) KVM
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) Veeam