Period
to 16 January 2018

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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Attached Storage (NAS)
South East > Kent
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 114 135
Rank change year-on-year +15 +21 +20
Permanent jobs citing NAS 7 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.55% 0.86% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.75% 3.79% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 7
Kent median annual salary £32,000 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.54% -23.53% -11.46%
10th Percentile £30,800 £27,875 £31,250
90th Percentile £33,800 £38,025 £46,188
South East median annual salary £46,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.00% +11.11% +5.88%

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 255 369 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 20.05% 22.69% 18.60%
Number of salaries quoted 202 307 355
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35% -12.94%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £58,250
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,258
% change year-on-year -5.56% +1.68% +10.65%

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
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 16 January 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
Dover - 2 - -
Sittingbourne +3 1 £35,000 +7.69% 1
NAS
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Kent region with a requirement for NAS.

1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) DHCP
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Sophos
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Retail
2 6 (85.71%) FirePass
2 6 (85.71%) SCCM
2 6 (85.71%) Android
2 6 (85.71%) iPhone
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
2 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (85.71%) Software Deployment
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 8
2 6 (85.71%) Mobile Device Management
2 6 (85.71%) Patch Management
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 10
2 6 (85.71%) Remote Desktop
2 6 (85.71%) Office 365
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) iSCSI

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 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) DHCP
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (85.71%) FirePass
2 6 (85.71%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
General
1 6 (85.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Support Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Desktop Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Desktop Support
2 5 (71.43%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 4 (57.14%) IT Analyst
3 4 (57.14%) IT Support
3 4 (57.14%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (42.86%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 3 (42.86%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
4 3 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (28.57%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (28.57%) Technical Support
5 2 (28.57%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
6 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Android
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows 10
1 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
1 6 (85.71%) Windows 8
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Mobile Device Management
1 6 (85.71%) Patch Management
1 6 (85.71%) Software Deployment
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Sophos