Period
to 20 August 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 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Attached Storage (NAS)
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 115 104
Rank change year-on-year +43 -11 +28
Permanent jobs citing NAS 29 21 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.13% 1.16% 1.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.43% 8.97% 12.78%
Number of salaries quoted 24 20 34
Essex median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.81% +98.11% -16.54%
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +37.10% -17.33%

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 188 234 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 13.82% 12.97% 13.03%
Number of salaries quoted 145 206 215
Essex median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,375 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £61,700
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 August 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 August 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 - 9 £40,000 -
Canvey Island - 2 £34,500 - 1
NAS
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 28 (96.55%) Windows
1 28 (96.55%) SAN
1 28 (96.55%) VMware
1 28 (96.55%) vSphere
2 26 (89.66%) Active Directory
2 26 (89.66%) Windows Server
3 22 (75.86%) Linux
3 22 (75.86%) TCP/IP
3 22 (75.86%) DNS
3 22 (75.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (75.86%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (75.86%) Hyper-V
4 21 (72.41%) SonicWALL
4 21 (72.41%) Draytek
4 21 (72.41%) VMware ESXi
4 21 (72.41%) Office 365
4 21 (72.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (24.14%) Firewall
6 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
7 6 (20.69%) Citrix
7 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (20.69%) Cisco
7 6 (20.69%) SQL
7 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (20.69%) iSCSI
7 6 (20.69%) XenApp
7 6 (20.69%) Veeam
7 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (17.24%) Performance Monitoring

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 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 22 (75.86%) Amazon AWS
1 22 (75.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (72.41%) Office 365
3 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (96.55%) SAN
2 22 (75.86%) DNS
2 22 (75.86%) TCP/IP
3 7 (24.14%) Firewall
4 6 (20.69%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.45%) Internet
5 1 (3.45%) Remote Desktop
General
1 5 (17.24%) Back Office
1 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Automotive
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Law
2 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (34.48%) Support Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (17.24%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (17.24%) IT Manager
5 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) IT Support
8 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Support Technician
8 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Technician
8 1 (3.45%) IT Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) IT Support Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) IT Support Technician
8 1 (3.45%) IT Technician
8 1 (3.45%) Service Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Service Transition Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Support Technician
8 1 (3.45%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Replication
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (96.55%) Windows
2 26 (89.66%) Windows Server
3 22 (75.86%) Linux
4 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (17.24%) Windows 10
5 5 (17.24%) Windows 7
5 5 (17.24%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (17.24%) High Availability
2 5 (17.24%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (3.45%) Commercial Awareness
3 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (3.45%) Contract Management
3 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.45%) Information Security
3 1 (3.45%) Information Security Management
3 1 (3.45%) ISMS
3 1 (3.45%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (3.45%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (3.45%) Programme Management
3 1 (3.45%) Project Management
3 1 (3.45%) Resource Allocation
3 1 (3.45%) Security Management
3 1 (3.45%) Software Delivery
3 1 (3.45%) Test Automation
3 1 (3.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) SQL
System Software
1 28 (96.55%) vSphere
2 26 (89.66%) Active Directory
3 22 (75.86%) Hyper-V
4 21 (72.41%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (20.69%) XenApp
7 1 (3.45%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 28 (96.55%) VMware
2 21 (72.41%) Draytek
2 21 (72.41%) SonicWALL
3 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
4 6 (20.69%) Cisco
4 6 (20.69%) Citrix
4 6 (20.69%) Veeam
5 1 (3.45%) Okta
5 1 (3.45%) SAP
5 1 (3.45%) ServiceNow