The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for NAS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Attached Storage (NAS)
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 - 49
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing NAS 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.24% - 1.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.72% - 6.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Median salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NAS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 58 25 74
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 13.78% 7.23% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 51 23 71
Median salary £35,000 £26,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.07% -25.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £22,500 £22,067
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £55,000 £37,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

NAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire citing NAS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for NAS in Lancashire

NAS
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for NAS in Lancashire

NAS
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chorley - 1 - -
NAS
North West

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for NAS.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Business Development
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam
2 2 (66.67%) WatchGuard
3 1 (33.33%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows

NAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Business Development Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Business Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Development Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Storage Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Development
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (33.33%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) WatchGuard
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec