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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Attached Storage (NAS)
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 585 471 410
Rank change year-on-year -114 -61  
Permanent jobs citing NAS 291 509 708
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.35% 0.56% 0.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.12% 3.29% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 232 438 593
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £87,500
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 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 13705 15492 18155
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 16.30% 16.99% 17.47%
Number of salaries quoted 11203 12996 14876
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -65 134 £67,500 +22.72% 13
South East -28 47 £42,500 -15.00% 6
East of England -4 34 £40,000 +14.28% 3
South West -20 20 £40,000 -15.78% 1
West Midlands +16 19 £39,500 +3.94%
Yorkshire -29 14 £43,750 +25.00% 1
East Midlands +30 13 £42,500 +30.76% 1
North West -35 10 £42,500 +11.84% 1
NAS
UK

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 England region with a requirement for NAS.

1 523 (87.90%) SAN
2 444 (74.62%) Windows
3 427 (71.76%) VMware
4 319 (53.61%) Active Directory
5 283 (47.56%) VMware Infrastructure
6 280 (47.06%) Microsoft
6 280 (47.06%) Linux
7 250 (42.02%) Windows Server
8 233 (39.16%) Cisco
9 202 (33.95%) Firewall
10 181 (30.42%) Windows Server 2012
11 174 (29.24%) Hyper-V
12 166 (27.90%) Windows Server 2008
13 156 (26.22%) NetApp
14 152 (25.55%) DNS
15 145 (24.37%) HP
16 139 (23.36%) SQL Server
17 132 (22.18%) Citrix
18 128 (21.51%) Office 365
19 124 (20.84%) MS Exchange
20 118 (19.83%) Microsoft Azure
20 118 (19.83%) Amazon AWS
20 118 (19.83%) Data Centre
21 117 (19.66%) Finance
22 115 (19.33%) Unix
23 114 (19.16%) DHCP
24 109 (18.32%) SQL
25 108 (18.15%) iSCSI
26 103 (17.31%) ITIL
27 100 (16.81%) WAN

NAS
Co-occurring 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
1 124 (20.84%) MS Exchange
2 75 (12.61%) IIS
3 63 (10.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 63 (10.59%) SharePoint
4 51 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 49 (8.24%) Apache
6 33 (5.55%) Exchange Server 2007
7 28 (4.71%) JBoss
7 28 (4.71%) Tomcat
8 23 (3.87%) Skype for Business
9 19 (3.19%) WebLogic
10 12 (2.02%) Oracle Coherence
11 10 (1.68%) WebSphere
12 9 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2003
12 9 (1.51%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 8 (1.34%) OpenStack
14 7 (1.18%) CloudStack
15 6 (1.01%) DataSynapse
16 4 (0.67%) Confluence
17 3 (0.50%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 40 (6.72%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.18%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.67%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.01%) RMDS
3 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.17%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 128 (21.51%) Office 365
2 118 (19.83%) Amazon AWS
2 118 (19.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (4.03%) SaaS
4 21 (3.53%) PaaS
5 18 (3.03%) IaaS
6 11 (1.85%) Azure Active Directory
7 8 (1.34%) Google Cloud Platform
8 6 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.67%) Mimecast
10 2 (0.34%) G Suite
11 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.17%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.17%) Google Compute Engine
11 1 (0.17%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 523 (87.90%) SAN
2 202 (33.95%) Firewall
3 152 (25.55%) DNS
4 114 (19.16%) DHCP
5 108 (18.15%) iSCSI
6 100 (16.81%) WAN
7 98 (16.47%) LAN
7 98 (16.47%) TCP/IP
8 71 (11.93%) VLAN
9 65 (10.92%) VoIP
10 61 (10.25%) VPN
11 51 (8.57%) Network Security
12 49 (8.24%) Fibre Channel
13 43 (7.23%) LDAP
14 36 (6.05%) SMTP
15 27 (4.54%) SNMP
16 24 (4.03%) Internet
17 22 (3.70%) Multicast
18 21 (3.53%) Cisco ASA
19 19 (3.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (23.36%) SQL Server
2 48 (8.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 42 (7.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 29 (4.87%) Oracle Database
5 28 (4.71%) MySQL
5 28 (4.71%) Oracle Exadata
6 20 (3.36%) Hadoop
7 19 (3.19%) NoSQL
8 18 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
9 17 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 14 (2.35%) SQL Server 2014
11 13 (2.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 12 (2.02%) HBase
13 11 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
13 11 (1.85%) MongoDB
13 11 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
13 11 (1.85%) Oracle ODI
14 9 (1.51%) SQL Server 2016
15 8 (1.34%) Oracle Database 10g
16 7 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (2.18%) Git (software)
2 11 (1.85%) WinDbg
3 10 (1.68%) Subversion
4 7 (1.18%) Jenkins
4 7 (1.18%) Visual Studio
5 5 (0.84%) Fiddler
5 5 (0.84%) JIRA
5 5 (0.84%) MSI
5 5 (0.84%) TeamCity
6 3 (0.50%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (0.50%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.34%) Maven
8 1 (0.17%) Ant
General
1 117 (19.66%) Finance
2 29 (4.87%) Telecoms
3 28 (4.71%) Back Office
4 24 (4.03%) Banking
4 24 (4.03%) Marketing
5 15 (2.52%) Investment Banking
6 11 (1.85%) Advertising
6 11 (1.85%) Legal
7 9 (1.51%) Retail
8 8 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (1.01%) Games
9 6 (1.01%) Law
10 5 (0.84%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.50%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.34%) Front Office
13 1 (0.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 153 (25.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 82 (13.78%) Administrator
3 79 (13.28%) Analyst
4 55 (9.24%) Architect
5 52 (8.74%) 3rd Line Support
6 48 (8.07%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 46 (7.73%) Support Analyst
8 44 (7.39%) Systems Administrator
9 43 (7.23%) Infrastructure Architect
10 37 (6.22%) Support Engineer
10 37 (6.22%) VMware Engineer
11 35 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support
12 33 (5.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 32 (5.38%) Consultant
14 31 (5.21%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 29 (4.87%) Storage Engineer
16 28 (4.71%) Systems Engineer
17 25 (4.20%) Linux Engineer
17 25 (4.20%) Project Engineer
18 24 (4.03%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (4.71%) Middleware
2 24 (4.03%) Web Services
3 16 (2.69%) Software Packaging
4 15 (2.52%) Oracle Fusion
5 13 (2.18%) .NET
6 6 (1.01%) HTML
6 6 (1.01%) Rendezvous
6 6 (1.01%) Ultra Messaging
6 6 (1.01%) XML
6 6 (1.01%) XSLT
7 5 (0.84%) Kafka
7 5 (0.84%) LAMP
8 3 (0.50%) ASP.NET
8 3 (0.50%) COM
8 3 (0.50%) EDI
8 3 (0.50%) POSIX
9 2 (0.34%) Flash
9 2 (0.34%) JSF
9 2 (0.34%) LAPP Stack
9 2 (0.34%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 118 (19.83%) Data Centre
2 79 (13.28%) Clustering
3 47 (7.90%) Enterprise Storage
4 46 (7.73%) Management Information System
5 32 (5.38%) Replication
6 31 (5.21%) Public Cloud
7 25 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
7 25 (4.20%) Computer Science
8 19 (3.19%) EMC VNX
9 18 (3.03%) Linux Command Line
10 15 (2.52%) PKI
10 15 (2.52%) Private Cloud
11 13 (2.18%) Driving Licence
12 12 (2.02%) Derivative
13 10 (1.68%) Fat Client
13 10 (1.68%) Thin Client
14 9 (1.51%) Celerra
14 9 (1.51%) CMDB
15 8 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
15 8 (1.34%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 444 (74.62%) Windows
2 280 (47.06%) Linux
3 250 (42.02%) Windows Server
4 181 (30.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 166 (27.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 115 (19.33%) Unix
7 78 (13.11%) Solaris
8 64 (10.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 53 (8.91%) Windows Server 2003
10 37 (6.22%) Windows 7
11 34 (5.71%) CentOS
12 24 (4.03%) Ubuntu
12 24 (4.03%) Windows 10
13 19 (3.19%) AIX
14 14 (2.35%) Debian
15 13 (2.18%) Data ONTAP
16 11 (1.85%) Oracle Linux
17 10 (1.68%) VMS
18 7 (1.18%) Windows 2000
18 7 (1.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (17.31%) ITIL
2 89 (14.96%) Disaster Recovery
3 58 (9.75%) DevOps
4 50 (8.40%) Project Management
5 48 (8.07%) Configuration Management
6 47 (7.90%) Presales
7 45 (7.56%) High Availability
8 37 (6.22%) Capacity Planning
8 37 (6.22%) Migration
9 36 (6.05%) Change Control
10 33 (5.55%) Service Delivery
11 29 (4.87%) CRM
11 29 (4.87%) Performance Tuning
12 25 (4.20%) Continuous Improvement
12 25 (4.20%) Load Balancing
12 25 (4.20%) PRINCE2
13 24 (4.03%) Mathematics
14 23 (3.87%) Data Protection
14 23 (3.87%) Physics
14 23 (3.87%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 109 (18.32%) SQL
2 62 (10.42%) PowerShell
3 58 (9.75%) Python
4 39 (6.55%) Shell Script
5 38 (6.39%) Perl
6 24 (4.03%) Java
7 19 (3.19%) Bash Shell
8 18 (3.03%) Ruby
8 18 (3.03%) VBScript
9 13 (2.18%) JavaScript
10 8 (1.34%) Korn
10 8 (1.34%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.01%) C
11 6 (1.01%) VB
12 5 (0.84%) C#
13 3 (0.50%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.34%) PHP
14 2 (0.34%) sed
15 1 (0.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 94 (15.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 62 (10.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 58 (9.75%) Cisco Certification
4 54 (9.08%) MCSE
5 46 (7.73%) CCNA
6 41 (6.89%) Degree
7 26 (4.37%) MCSA
8 24 (4.03%) CCNP
9 18 (3.03%) Security Cleared
10 16 (2.69%) Citrix Certification
11 15 (2.52%) MCITP
12 14 (2.35%) MCP
13 13 (2.18%) RHCE
14 11 (1.85%) CCVP
15 10 (1.68%) DV Cleared
15 10 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
16 9 (1.51%) CCA
16 9 (1.51%) MCTS
17 8 (1.34%) SC Cleared
17 8 (1.34%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (11.09%) SLA
2 23 (3.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (2.18%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.84%) PMO
5 4 (0.67%) NIST 800
6 3 (0.50%) QA
7 2 (0.34%) COBIT
7 2 (0.34%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 1 (0.17%) ISO 22301
8 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 319 (53.61%) Active Directory
2 283 (47.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 174 (29.24%) Hyper-V
4 91 (15.29%) vSphere
5 62 (10.42%) XenApp
6 55 (9.24%) VMware ESXi
7 50 (8.40%) NFS
8 35 (5.88%) KVM
9 29 (4.87%) Oracle RAC
9 29 (4.87%) Virtual Machines
10 24 (4.03%) XenServer
11 20 (3.36%) Xen
12 14 (2.35%) ISA Server
13 13 (2.18%) SRDF
14 12 (2.02%) Terminal Services
14 12 (2.02%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 11 (1.85%) Firmware
15 11 (1.85%) Virtual Servers
16 10 (1.68%) Ceph
16 10 (1.68%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 84 (14.12%) Puppet
2 72 (12.10%) SCCM
3 46 (7.73%) Opscode Chef
4 42 (7.06%) Ansible
5 33 (5.55%) Backup Exec
6 26 (4.37%) Nagios
6 26 (4.37%) SCOM
7 21 (3.53%) NetBackup
8 17 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
9 16 (2.69%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 16 (2.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 16 (2.69%) Oracle RMAN
9 16 (2.69%) Salt
9 16 (2.69%) SCDPM
10 15 (2.52%) Control-M
10 15 (2.52%) Oracle ZFS
11 14 (2.35%) Microsoft Clustering
11 14 (2.35%) vCenter Server
12 12 (2.02%) Opsview
13 10 (1.68%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 427 (71.76%) VMware
2 280 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 233 (39.16%) Cisco
4 156 (26.22%) NetApp
5 145 (24.37%) HP
6 132 (22.18%) Citrix
7 93 (15.63%) Oracle
8 78 (13.11%) EMC
9 67 (11.26%) Red Hat
10 48 (8.07%) Veeam
11 38 (6.39%) Dell
12 35 (5.88%) SolarWinds
13 31 (5.21%) IBM
13 31 (5.21%) Juniper
14 30 (5.04%) Symantec
15 29 (4.87%) CommVault
16 28 (4.71%) Veritas
17 27 (4.54%) SonicWALL
18 26 (4.37%) 3PAR
19 25 (4.20%) Google
London
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cobham, Surrey
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Corriculo
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 6 days ago
East Sussex
Spring Technology
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
MAG
Salary: From £34,344 to £38,856 per annum plus contributory pension
Posted: 10 days ago
Derbyshire
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Westbury-On-Severn, Gloucestershire
Aceo Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
IQ Public Sector
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 13 days ago
London
SThree
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
City, London
Epiq Systems Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 21 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + bonus & extensive benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + bonus, overtime
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 24 days ago