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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 82 87 94
Rank change year-on-year +5 +7  
Permanent jobs citing NAS 10 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.90% 0.53% 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 5.22% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 2
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +7.69%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year - -0.62%  

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 120 134 178
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 10.83% 10.14% 13.19%
Number of salaries quoted 84 89 96
Median salary £47,500 £43,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

NAS
Job Vacancy Trend in 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

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for NAS.

1 15 (93.75%) Windows
1 15 (93.75%) SAN
1 15 (93.75%) VMware
2 13 (81.25%) PowerShell
2 13 (81.25%) Python
2 13 (81.25%) Puppet
2 13 (81.25%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (81.25%) Windows Server
3 11 (68.75%) Bash Shell
3 11 (68.75%) Apache
3 11 (68.75%) Tomcat
3 11 (68.75%) IIS
3 11 (68.75%) Configuration Management
4 10 (62.50%) LAMP
4 10 (62.50%) Linux
4 10 (62.50%) MySQL
4 10 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (62.50%) Open Source
5 9 (56.25%) NoSQL
5 9 (56.25%) Percona
5 9 (56.25%) Git (software)
5 9 (56.25%) Riverbed
5 9 (56.25%) iSCSI
5 9 (56.25%) Firewall
5 9 (56.25%) Ubuntu
5 9 (56.25%) Brocade
5 9 (56.25%) Web Services
5 9 (56.25%) WAN
5 9 (56.25%) Cisco
5 9 (56.25%) Games

NAS
Top Related 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 11 (68.75%) Apache
1 11 (68.75%) IIS
1 11 (68.75%) Tomcat
2 3 (18.75%) Confluence
3 2 (12.50%) JBoss
3 2 (12.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
1 2 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (12.50%) G Suite
2 2 (12.50%) IaaS
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) SAN
2 9 (56.25%) Firewall
2 9 (56.25%) iSCSI
2 9 (56.25%) WAN
3 4 (25.00%) DHCP
3 4 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (6.25%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) MySQL
2 9 (56.25%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.25%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Git (software)
2 7 (43.75%) Subversion
3 3 (18.75%) JIRA
4 2 (12.50%) Bitbucket
4 2 (12.50%) GCC
4 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 2 (12.50%) Maven
4 2 (12.50%) MSI
4 2 (12.50%) NuGet
4 2 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (12.50%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (56.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) IT Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Senior DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Windows Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Virtualisation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) LAMP
2 9 (56.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) Windows Server
3 10 (62.50%) Linux
3 10 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (56.25%) Ubuntu
5 1 (6.25%) CentOS
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Configuration Management
2 10 (62.50%) Open Source
3 7 (43.75%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps
4 2 (12.50%) High Availability
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Service Design
4 2 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (6.25%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) PowerShell
1 13 (81.25%) Python
2 11 (68.75%) Bash Shell
3 4 (25.00%) Perl
4 2 (12.50%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) Ruby
4 2 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) NCDA
1 2 (12.50%) NCIE
1 2 (12.50%) VCAP
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (25.00%) vSphere
3 2 (12.50%) vCloud
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Server
4 1 (6.25%) Gluster
4 1 (6.25%) KVM
4 1 (6.25%) Samba
4 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
4 2 (12.50%) Capistrano
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (12.50%) PowerCLI
4 2 (12.50%) vRealize
4 2 (12.50%) yum
5 1 (6.25%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) VMware
2 9 (56.25%) Brocade
2 9 (56.25%) Cisco
2 9 (56.25%) Citrix
2 9 (56.25%) Percona
2 9 (56.25%) Perforce
2 9 (56.25%) Riverbed
3 7 (43.75%) Palo Alto
4 3 (18.75%) Atlassian
5 2 (12.50%) F5
5 2 (12.50%) Google
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (12.50%) NetApp
6 1 (6.25%) Dell
6 1 (6.25%) Juniper
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle
6 1 (6.25%) Red Hat