The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
North West / Manchester
Rank 195 177 167
Rank change year-on-year -18 -10  
Permanent jobs citing NAS 3 2 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.076% 0.060% 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.52% 0.40% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 18
Median salary £32,500 £25,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% -28.57%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year - -1.23%  

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 Manchester with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 582 495 606
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 14.76% 14.74% 16.28%
Number of salaries quoted 452 422 469
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +10.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

NAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

NAS
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for NAS in Manchester

NAS
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NAS in Manchester over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for NAS in Manchester

NAS
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 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
Stockport - 1 £32,500 -
NAS
North West

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 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 Manchester region with a requirement for NAS.

1 14 (100.00%) SAN
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (85.71%) PowerShell
3 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (50.00%) SQL
4 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (50.00%) Windows
4 7 (50.00%) DNS
4 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
4 7 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (42.86%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (42.86%) Amazon Redshift
5 6 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (42.86%) NoSQL
5 6 (42.86%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (42.86%) Amazon S3
5 6 (42.86%) Data Architecture
5 6 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (42.86%) DevOps
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
5 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (42.86%) Data Modelling
5 6 (42.86%) ITIL
5 6 (42.86%) Active Directory

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 (42.86%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (35.71%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (42.86%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (42.86%) Amazon S3
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) SAN
2 7 (50.00%) DNS
3 6 (42.86%) Firewall
3 6 (42.86%) Internet
4 1 (7.14%) DHCP
4 1 (7.14%) LDAP
4 1 (7.14%) OpenVPN
4 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (42.86%) Amazon Redshift
2 6 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (42.86%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) Maven
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Administrator
2 6 (42.86%) DBA
2 6 (42.86%) Senior DBA
2 6 (42.86%) Senior SQL DBA
2 6 (42.86%) SQL DBA
3 5 (35.71%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Technician
5 2 (14.29%) Support Technician
6 1 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (7.14%) Migration Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Storage Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (7.14%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 5 (35.71%) Public Cloud
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
1 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.14%) CentOS
4 1 (7.14%) Debian
4 1 (7.14%) Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
3 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (42.86%) Data Architecture
3 6 (42.86%) Data Modelling
3 6 (42.86%) DevOps
3 6 (42.86%) ITIL
3 6 (42.86%) Scrum
3 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 5 (35.71%) High Availability
4 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
4 5 (35.71%) Service Management
4 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
5 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) PowerShell
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Ruby
3 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (35.71%) MCITP
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (42.86%) PCI DSS
3 5 (35.71%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 6 (42.86%) VMware ESX
2 6 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.14%) Docker
4 1 (7.14%) KVM
4 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) SCOM
2 5 (35.71%) Backup Exec
3 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (7.14%) Ansible
4 1 (7.14%) Nagios
4 1 (7.14%) Puppet
4 1 (7.14%) Salt
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (42.86%) Symantec
3 5 (35.71%) Veeam
4 2 (14.29%) HP
4 2 (14.29%) NetApp
5 1 (7.14%) 3PAR
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco
5 1 (7.14%) Intel Security
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.14%) SaltStack