Period
to 20 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Attached Storage (NAS)
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 91 98 114
Rank change year-on-year +7 +16 +20
Permanent jobs citing NAS 15 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.57% 0.27% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.47% 1.46% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 0
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
South East median annual salary £41,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -13.68% +5.56% -10.00%

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 Kent with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 177 206 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 18.51% 18.78% 18.99%
Number of salaries quoted 151 186 215
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,500 £19,875 £21,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £57,500 £55,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -2.30%

NAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for NAS in Kent

NAS
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for NAS in Kent

NAS
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NAS in Kent over the 6 months to 20 August 2019.

Salary histogram for NAS in Kent

NAS
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Kent region over the 6 months to 20 August 2019. 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
Sittingbourne -1 5 £42,500 +21.43% 1
Maidstone - 3 £27,500 - 1
Tonbridge - 1 £52,500 -
NAS
South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 2019, 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 Kent region with a requirement for NAS.

1 15 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 15 (100.00%) SAN
1 15 (100.00%) Office 365
2 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (60.00%) Windows
3 9 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 7 (46.67%) DNS
4 7 (46.67%) Firewall
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (46.67%) Hyper-V
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (46.67%) iSCSI
5 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
6 5 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
6 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 5 (33.33%) VMware
7 4 (26.67%) SQL
7 4 (26.67%) Cisco
7 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
7 4 (26.67%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (26.67%) BCP
7 4 (26.67%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (20.00%) DevOps

NAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 15 (100.00%) Office 365
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) SAN
2 7 (46.67%) DNS
2 7 (46.67%) Firewall
2 7 (46.67%) iSCSI
3 5 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
4 4 (26.67%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (20.00%) VoIP
6 2 (13.33%) Internet
6 2 (13.33%) LAN
6 2 (13.33%) WAN
7 1 (6.67%) BIG-IP
7 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (6.67%) DHCP
7 1 (6.67%) VLAN
7 1 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (20.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (20.00%) Advertising
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) IT Support
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) IT Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) IT Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) FMCG
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (13.33%) Linux
5 2 (13.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (26.67%) BCP
2 4 (26.67%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (20.00%) DevOps
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (13.33%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CCNA
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.67%) MCSE
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 15 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (46.67%) Hyper-V
3 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco
4 3 (20.00%) Citrix
4 3 (20.00%) Dell
4 3 (20.00%) HP
5 2 (13.33%) ProCurve
5 2 (13.33%) Zerto
6 1 (6.67%) F5
6 1 (6.67%) Juniper
6 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
6 1 (6.67%) Symantec
6 1 (6.67%) Veeam