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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Attached Storage (NAS)
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 62 68
Permanent jobs citing NAS 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire - 0.22% 0.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.75% 5.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Median salary - £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -17.64%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £37,611
% change year-on-year -3.52% +12.99%  

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 42 57 93
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 9.48% 12.28% 16.06%
Number of salaries quoted 35 44 90
Median salary £42,500 £27,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +54.54% -17.91%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £23,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £54,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) WatchGuard
2 1 (50.00%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management

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 2 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Business Development Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Business Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Development Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Storage Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Development
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (50.00%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) WatchGuard