The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
UK / England
Rank 526 476 413
Rank change year-on-year -50 -63  
Permanent jobs citing NAS 308 534 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.39% 0.56% 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.41% 3.21% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 270 432 594
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £32,261
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £57,500 £82,000
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 England with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 12754 16654 18217
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 16.18% 17.36% 18.53%
Number of salaries quoted 10432 13905 14632
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

NAS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

NAS
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for NAS in England

NAS
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NAS in England over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for NAS in England

NAS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the England region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London 0 154 £59,000 +26.20% 11
South East -16 45 £42,500 -2.29% 7
Yorkshire +18 41 £35,000 -12.50% 3
West Midlands +52 30 £37,500 +19.04%
East of England -23 22 £47,500 +62.39% 2
North West -34 10 £38,750 +10.71% 6
South West -12 5 £35,000 -12.50% 3
East Midlands 0 3 £40,000 +14.28%
NAS
UK

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 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 England region with a requirement for NAS.

1 596 (91.69%) SAN
2 460 (70.77%) VMware
3 454 (69.85%) Windows
4 337 (51.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 299 (46.00%) Active Directory
6 259 (39.85%) Linux
7 257 (39.54%) Microsoft
8 248 (38.15%) Cisco
9 230 (35.38%) Windows Server
10 221 (34.00%) Hyper-V
11 206 (31.69%) Windows Server 2012
12 189 (29.08%) NetApp
13 172 (26.46%) Firewall
14 161 (24.77%) SQL Server
15 154 (23.69%) Windows Server 2008
16 152 (23.38%) iSCSI
17 151 (23.23%) SQL
17 151 (23.23%) EMC
18 150 (23.08%) DNS
19 148 (22.77%) LAN
19 148 (22.77%) WAN
20 146 (22.46%) MS Exchange
21 141 (21.69%) IIS
22 140 (21.54%) MS Excel
23 139 (21.38%) Oracle
24 135 (20.77%) Citrix
24 135 (20.77%) Amazon AWS
25 131 (20.15%) Office 365
26 130 (20.00%) Finance
27 125 (19.23%) HP

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in England 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
1 146 (22.46%) MS Exchange
2 141 (21.69%) IIS
3 80 (12.31%) Apache
4 74 (11.38%) Tomcat
5 70 (10.77%) Exchange Server 2010
6 69 (10.62%) SharePoint
7 52 (8.00%) Oracle Coherence
8 51 (7.85%) Exchange Server 2013
8 51 (7.85%) WebSphere
9 50 (7.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 42 (6.46%) Exchange Server 2007
11 31 (4.77%) DataSynapse
12 27 (4.15%) JBoss
13 25 (3.85%) Skype for Business
14 19 (2.92%) WebLogic
15 16 (2.46%) Elasticsearch
16 15 (2.31%) OpenStack
17 11 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
18 10 (1.54%) Cloud Foundry
19 8 (1.23%) CloudStack
Applications
1 140 (21.54%) MS Excel
2 38 (5.85%) MS Office
3 7 (1.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.46%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.31%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.15%) Autodesk Flame
7 1 (0.15%) Autodesk Smoke
7 1 (0.15%) Avid Media Composer
7 1 (0.15%) Maya
7 1 (0.15%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 31 (4.77%) RMDS
2 10 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 135 (20.77%) Amazon AWS
2 131 (20.15%) Office 365
3 107 (16.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (2.92%) SaaS
5 15 (2.31%) Google Cloud Platform
6 13 (2.00%) PaaS
7 11 (1.69%) Azure Active Directory
8 8 (1.23%) IaaS
9 6 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (0.92%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 1 (0.15%) Google Compute Engine
12 1 (0.15%) Mimecast
12 1 (0.15%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 596 (91.69%) SAN
2 172 (26.46%) Firewall
3 152 (23.38%) iSCSI
4 150 (23.08%) DNS
5 148 (22.77%) LAN
5 148 (22.77%) WAN
6 106 (16.31%) Fibre Channel
7 104 (16.00%) TCP/IP
8 103 (15.85%) DHCP
9 79 (12.15%) VPN
10 61 (9.38%) HTTP
11 60 (9.23%) VLAN
12 59 (9.08%) VoIP
13 52 (8.00%) FCoE
13 52 (8.00%) Multicast
14 41 (6.31%) Internet
15 38 (5.85%) LDAP
15 38 (5.85%) Network Security
16 30 (4.62%) SMTP
16 30 (4.62%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (24.77%) SQL Server
2 55 (8.46%) MySQL
3 54 (8.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 47 (7.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 44 (6.77%) Hadoop
5 44 (6.77%) HBase
6 23 (3.54%) SQL Server 2005
7 21 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
8 20 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
8 20 (3.08%) Oracle Database
9 19 (2.92%) PostgreSQL
10 17 (2.62%) NoSQL
11 16 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 14 (2.15%) DB2
12 14 (2.15%) OLAP
13 13 (2.00%) MongoDB
14 11 (1.69%) OLTP
14 11 (1.69%) RDBMS
14 11 (1.69%) Relational Database
14 11 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (2.62%) Jenkins
2 9 (1.38%) Visual Studio
3 8 (1.23%) JIRA
4 7 (1.08%) Git (software)
4 7 (1.08%) TeamCity
5 6 (0.92%) Hudson
5 6 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (0.92%) WinDbg
6 5 (0.77%) MSI
7 3 (0.46%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.31%) AQtime
8 2 (0.31%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.31%) WebLOAD
9 1 (0.15%) Ant
9 1 (0.15%) Maven
9 1 (0.15%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 130 (20.00%) Finance
2 37 (5.69%) Banking
3 28 (4.31%) Marketing
4 22 (3.38%) Investment Banking
5 21 (3.23%) Telecoms
6 18 (2.77%) Back Office
7 13 (2.00%) Games
8 9 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (0.92%) Retail
10 5 (0.77%) Advertising
10 5 (0.77%) Law
11 4 (0.62%) Legal
12 3 (0.46%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.31%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.31%) French Language
13 2 (0.31%) German Language
14 1 (0.15%) Automotive
14 1 (0.15%) Billing
14 1 (0.15%) Dutch Language
14 1 (0.15%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 134 (20.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 97 (14.92%) Administrator
3 90 (13.85%) Architect
4 77 (11.85%) Infrastructure Architect
5 75 (11.54%) Support Engineer
6 73 (11.23%) Systems Administrator
7 65 (10.00%) Analyst
8 61 (9.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 52 (8.00%) VMware Engineer
10 44 (6.77%) Technical Architect
11 43 (6.62%) Storage Engineer
12 40 (6.15%) Server Engineer
13 38 (5.85%) 3rd Line Support
13 38 (5.85%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
13 38 (5.85%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
14 34 (5.23%) Project Engineer
14 34 (5.23%) Solutions Architect
15 33 (5.08%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
15 33 (5.08%) Technical Engineer
16 32 (4.92%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (9.85%) Middleware
2 45 (6.92%) HTML
3 34 (5.23%) Web Services
4 31 (4.77%) Rendezvous
4 31 (4.77%) Ultra Messaging
4 31 (4.77%) XML
4 31 (4.77%) XSLT
5 16 (2.46%) LAMP
6 12 (1.85%) .NET
7 10 (1.54%) Oracle Fusion
8 8 (1.23%) Flash
9 7 (1.08%) Kafka
10 6 (0.92%) JDBC
10 6 (0.92%) LAPP Stack
10 6 (0.92%) MAPI
10 6 (0.92%) Software Packaging
11 3 (0.46%) ASP.NET
11 3 (0.46%) COM
11 3 (0.46%) EDI
11 3 (0.46%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 103 (15.85%) Data Centre
2 94 (14.46%) Clustering
3 36 (5.54%) Management Information System
3 36 (5.54%) Public Cloud
3 36 (5.54%) Replication
4 32 (4.92%) EMC VNX
4 32 (4.92%) Enterprise Storage
5 31 (4.77%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (3.85%) Linux Command Line
7 19 (2.92%) Hedge funds
8 17 (2.62%) Computer Science
9 16 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (1.85%) PKI
11 11 (1.69%) Driving Licence
11 11 (1.69%) EMC VMAX
11 11 (1.69%) NHS
11 11 (1.69%) Private Cloud
12 9 (1.38%) Client/Server
12 9 (1.38%) Derivative
12 9 (1.38%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 454 (69.85%) Windows
2 259 (39.85%) Linux
3 230 (35.38%) Windows Server
4 206 (31.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 154 (23.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 123 (18.92%) Unix
7 106 (16.31%) Solaris
8 89 (13.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 48 (7.38%) Windows 7
10 45 (6.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 25 (3.85%) Windows 10
12 18 (2.77%) Mac OS X
13 17 (2.62%) Ubuntu
14 13 (2.00%) CentOS
15 9 (1.38%) Data ONTAP
16 8 (1.23%) AIX
16 8 (1.23%) Windows 8
17 7 (1.08%) Android
17 7 (1.08%) Debian
18 6 (0.92%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 83 (12.77%) Performance Tuning
3 77 (11.85%) ITIL
4 74 (11.38%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (9.54%) Project Management
6 56 (8.62%) Benchmarking
6 56 (8.62%) Presales
7 44 (6.77%) DevOps
8 43 (6.62%) Change Control
9 41 (6.31%) High Availability
10 40 (6.15%) Migration
11 37 (5.69%) Configuration Management
12 32 (4.92%) CRM
12 32 (4.92%) Service Delivery
13 29 (4.46%) Load Balancing
14 24 (3.69%) Risk Management
15 22 (3.38%) Scrum
15 22 (3.38%) Technical Architecture
16 20 (3.08%) Problem Management
17 19 (2.92%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 151 (23.23%) SQL
2 105 (16.15%) PowerShell
3 57 (8.77%) Java
4 56 (8.62%) Python
5 52 (8.00%) Perl
6 40 (6.15%) JavaScript
7 35 (5.38%) Bash Shell
8 32 (4.92%) Shell Script
9 25 (3.85%) Ruby
10 15 (2.31%) C
11 10 (1.54%) C#
11 10 (1.54%) Go
12 7 (1.08%) VB
12 7 (1.08%) VBScript
13 6 (0.92%) AWK
13 6 (0.92%) PHP
13 6 (0.92%) sed
14 5 (0.77%) C++
15 3 (0.46%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.46%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 84 (12.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 68 (10.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 54 (8.31%) MCSE
4 46 (7.08%) Cisco Certification
5 44 (6.77%) Degree
6 35 (5.38%) CCNA
7 19 (2.92%) MCP
8 17 (2.62%) CCNP
9 16 (2.46%) MCITP
9 16 (2.46%) MCSA
9 16 (2.46%) RHCE
10 15 (2.31%) Security Cleared
11 12 (1.85%) Citrix Certification
12 10 (1.54%) DV Cleared
13 7 (1.08%) CompTIA Security+
13 7 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (1.08%) Security+ Certification
13 7 (1.08%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (0.92%) CCVP
15 5 (0.77%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (9.69%) SLA
2 17 (2.62%) PCI DSS
3 15 (2.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.92%) QA
5 2 (0.31%) PMO
System Software
1 337 (51.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 299 (46.00%) Active Directory
3 221 (34.00%) Hyper-V
4 91 (14.00%) NFS
5 87 (13.38%) vSphere
6 71 (10.92%) KVM
7 68 (10.46%) Xen
8 62 (9.54%) Oracle RAC
9 54 (8.31%) VMware ESX
10 53 (8.15%) SRDF
11 50 (7.69%) XenApp
12 27 (4.15%) Virtual Machines
13 23 (3.54%) VMware ESXi
14 22 (3.38%) Terminal Services
15 20 (3.08%) XenServer
16 18 (2.77%) Docker
17 14 (2.15%) Virtual Servers
18 13 (2.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
18 13 (2.00%) Firmware
19 11 (1.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 75 (11.54%) Puppet
2 49 (7.54%) Opscode Chef
3 46 (7.08%) SCCM
4 37 (5.69%) Ansible
5 25 (3.85%) Backup Exec
5 25 (3.85%) NetBackup
6 20 (3.08%) Nagios
7 17 (2.62%) Kubernetes
8 16 (2.46%) EMC VPLEX
8 16 (2.46%) SCOM
9 14 (2.15%) Microsoft Clustering
9 14 (2.15%) Norton AntiVirus
10 13 (2.00%) Cobbler
11 11 (1.69%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 10 (1.54%) Control-M
12 10 (1.54%) Kibana
12 10 (1.54%) Salt
13 8 (1.23%) EMC Navisphere
13 8 (1.23%) OpenAM
13 8 (1.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 460 (70.77%) VMware
2 257 (39.54%) Microsoft
3 248 (38.15%) Cisco
4 189 (29.08%) NetApp
5 151 (23.23%) EMC
6 139 (21.38%) Oracle
7 135 (20.77%) Citrix
8 125 (19.23%) HP
9 66 (10.15%) IBM
10 56 (8.62%) Intel
11 52 (8.00%) Juniper
12 47 (7.23%) Veeam
13 44 (6.77%) Red Hat
14 41 (6.31%) Sybase
15 40 (6.15%) Google
16 36 (5.54%) SonicWALL
17 35 (5.38%) CommVault
18 34 (5.23%) Brocade
19 32 (4.92%) Dell
20 31 (4.77%) TIBCO
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Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum + 5k Bonus, Pension, Car
Posted: 13 hours ago
Dagenham, Essex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + ITIL certs + package
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: MARKET SALARY
Posted: Yesterday
Slough
aap3
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter, Devon
IntaPeople
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dagenham, Essex
MAPP - IT, Digital, Broadcasting & Media Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum basic + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £42000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £32k - 36k per year + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000 + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Trinity College London
Posted: 8 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough
aap3
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
South East London
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Salary: Negotiable, depending on experience.
Posted: 8 days ago
Kings Lynn
aap3
Salary: £43000 - £47000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Kings Lynn
aap3
Salary: £58000 - £62000 per annum + benefits
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London
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