Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Attached Storage (NAS)
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 128 142
Rank change year-on-year +23 +14 -23
Permanent jobs citing NAS 9 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.64% 0.37% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.59% 3.07% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 3
Essex median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +74.60% -60.63%
10th Percentile £45,750 £39,400 £28,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £55,000 £75,950
East of England median annual salary £43,500 £53,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year -18.31% +33.13% -20.00%

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 196 261 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 13.94% 12.17% 14.80%
Number of salaries quoted 176 200 276
Essex median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £37,375
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% +13.71% -6.56%
10th Percentile £21,625 £24,000 £22,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £68,750 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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
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 18 November 2017. 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
Colchester +13 6 £52,500 -4.55%
Brentwood +34 1 - - 1
Basildon +12 1 - -
NAS
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Essex region with a requirement for NAS.

1 8 (88.89%) Linux
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
1 8 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (66.67%) JBoss
2 6 (66.67%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) Perl
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) NetApp
2 6 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 6 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 6 (66.67%) vSphere
2 6 (66.67%) Office 365
3 5 (55.56%) SAN
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
5 3 (33.33%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) Web Services
5 3 (33.33%) Nagios
5 3 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
7 1 (11.11%) Citrix
7 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (11.11%) Firmware
7 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
7 1 (11.11%) Broadband
7 1 (11.11%) WLAN
7 1 (11.11%) ADSI
7 1 (11.11%) Cisco

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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (66.67%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) Office 365
2 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) Broadband
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
2 1 (11.11%) VLAN
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
2 1 (11.11%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Bugzilla
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) Redmine
1 1 (11.11%) Trac
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Linux Server Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) SAN Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Server Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Storage Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Support
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Scripter
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Support
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
1 1 (11.11%) STB
1 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (11.11%) Defect Management
2 1 (11.11%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (11.11%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
1 6 (66.67%) Perl
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 6 (66.67%) vSphere
3 3 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 1 (11.11%) Firmware
5 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Nagios
1 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) NetApp
2 6 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix