The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 92 103
Rank change year-on-year -2 +11  
Permanent jobs citing NAS 6 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.48% 0.25% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.00% 2.54% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 3
Median salary £38,000 £67,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -43.70% +92.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £67,500 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £67,500 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year -3.52% +10.38%  

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 150 118 151
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 12.07% 9.95% 10.72%
Number of salaries quoted 91 56 109
Median salary £50,000 £38,835 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.75% -2.91%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,425 £25,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

NAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

NAS
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for NAS in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for NAS.

1 15 (93.75%) Windows
1 15 (93.75%) SAN
1 15 (93.75%) Windows Server
2 14 (87.50%) VMware
2 14 (87.50%) PowerShell
3 13 (81.25%) Configuration Management
3 13 (81.25%) Apache
3 13 (81.25%) Tomcat
3 13 (81.25%) Python
3 13 (81.25%) IIS
3 13 (81.25%) Bash Shell
3 13 (81.25%) Puppet
3 13 (81.25%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (62.50%) Git (software)
4 10 (62.50%) MySQL
4 10 (62.50%) Linux
4 10 (62.50%) WAN
4 10 (62.50%) Cisco
4 10 (62.50%) iSCSI
4 10 (62.50%) LAMP
4 10 (62.50%) Perforce
5 9 (56.25%) Games
5 9 (56.25%) Ubuntu
5 9 (56.25%) Brocade
5 9 (56.25%) Citrix
5 9 (56.25%) Web Services
5 9 (56.25%) Riverbed
5 9 (56.25%) NoSQL
5 9 (56.25%) Percona

NAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 13 (81.25%) Apache
1 13 (81.25%) IIS
1 13 (81.25%) Tomcat
2 4 (25.00%) JBoss
3 2 (12.50%) Confluence
3 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon S3
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) SAN
2 10 (62.50%) iSCSI
2 10 (62.50%) WAN
3 8 (50.00%) Firewall
4 4 (25.00%) DHCP
4 4 (25.00%) DNS
5 1 (6.25%) LAN
5 1 (6.25%) Network Security
5 1 (6.25%) OpenVPN
5 1 (6.25%) Skype
5 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) MySQL
2 9 (56.25%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.25%) MariaDB
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 6 (37.50%) Subversion
3 4 (25.00%) Bitbucket
3 4 (25.00%) GCC
3 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (25.00%) Maven
3 4 (25.00%) MSI
3 4 (25.00%) NuGet
3 4 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 9 (56.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Administrator
3 5 (31.25%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (25.00%) DevOps Administrator
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Administrator
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 3 (18.75%) Senior DevOps
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Windows Administrator
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Windows Systems Administrator
6 2 (12.50%) IT Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Architect
7 1 (6.25%) Cloud Administrator
7 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (6.25%) Network Systems Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) LAMP
2 9 (56.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
1 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
1 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
1 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
1 15 (93.75%) Windows Server
2 10 (62.50%) Linux
2 10 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (56.25%) Ubuntu
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) CentOS
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Configuration Management
2 8 (50.00%) Open Source
3 7 (43.75%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 5 (31.25%) High Availability
5 4 (25.00%) DevOps
5 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
6 3 (18.75%) Line Management
7 1 (6.25%) BCP
7 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
7 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (6.25%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) PowerShell
2 13 (81.25%) Bash Shell
2 13 (81.25%) Python
3 4 (25.00%) Perl
3 4 (25.00%) VBScript
4 1 (6.25%) C
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (31.25%) vSphere
3 1 (6.25%) Gluster
3 1 (6.25%) KVM
3 1 (6.25%) Samba
3 1 (6.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (81.25%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (81.25%) Puppet
2 7 (43.75%) Check_MK
2 7 (43.75%) Nagios
3 4 (25.00%) Ansible
3 4 (25.00%) Capistrano
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (25.00%) PowerCLI
3 4 (25.00%) yum
4 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
4 1 (6.25%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) VMware
2 10 (62.50%) Cisco
2 10 (62.50%) Perforce
3 9 (56.25%) Brocade
3 9 (56.25%) Citrix
3 9 (56.25%) Percona
3 9 (56.25%) Riverbed
4 7 (43.75%) Palo Alto
5 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 4 (25.00%) F5
7 2 (12.50%) Atlassian
8 1 (6.25%) Avaya
8 1 (6.25%) Dell
8 1 (6.25%) EMC
8 1 (6.25%) HP
8 1 (6.25%) Juniper
8 1 (6.25%) Oracle
8 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
8 1 (6.25%) Symantec