Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Attached Storage (NAS)
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 106 126
Rank change year-on-year +26 +20 +19
Permanent jobs citing NAS 20 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.59% 1.07% 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.35% 7.34% 5.62%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 15
Essex median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.81% +98.11% -15.87%
10th Percentile £32,500 £34,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £58,000 £53,750 £55,000
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year -4.76% -13.85% +25.81%

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 Essex with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 162 218 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 12.86% 14.54% 11.68%
Number of salaries quoted 122 201 192
Essex median annual salary £34,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.82% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,000 £23,250
90th Percentile £59,750 £55,000 £64,011
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

NAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing NAS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for NAS in Essex

NAS
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for NAS in Essex

NAS
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NAS in Essex over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for NAS in Essex

NAS
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Essex region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. 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
Basildon -2 10 £45,000 -
Canvey Island - 1 £40,000 -
NAS
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT jobs citing NAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for NAS.

1 19 (95.00%) Windows
1 19 (95.00%) SAN
1 19 (95.00%) VMware
1 19 (95.00%) vSphere
2 16 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 16 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (60.00%) Linux
3 12 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 12 (60.00%) DNS
3 12 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 12 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 12 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (55.00%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (55.00%) Office 365
4 11 (55.00%) SonicWALL
4 11 (55.00%) Draytek
5 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (35.00%) XenApp
6 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (35.00%) iSCSI
6 7 (35.00%) Firewall
6 7 (35.00%) Cisco
6 7 (35.00%) Citrix
6 7 (35.00%) SQL
6 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
8 5 (25.00%) Back Office
8 5 (25.00%) Telecoms

NAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (55.00%) Office 365
3 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (95.00%) SAN
2 12 (60.00%) DNS
2 12 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (35.00%) Firewall
3 7 (35.00%) iSCSI
General
1 5 (25.00%) Back Office
1 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Automotive
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Law
2 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (25.00%) IT Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Service Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Service Transition Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 12 (60.00%) Linux
4 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (25.00%) Windows 10
5 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 5 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) High Availability
2 5 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (10.00%) Commercial Awareness
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.00%) Contract Management
4 1 (5.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Resource Allocation
4 1 (5.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
System Software
1 19 (95.00%) vSphere
2 16 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (60.00%) Hyper-V
4 11 (55.00%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (35.00%) XenApp
7 1 (5.00%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) VMware
2 11 (55.00%) Draytek
2 11 (55.00%) SonicWALL
3 7 (35.00%) Cisco
3 7 (35.00%) Citrix
4 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (25.00%) Veeam
6 1 (5.00%) SAP