Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Attached Storage (NAS)
England > North East
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 116 102 108
Rank change year-on-year -14 +6 -3
Permanent jobs citing NAS 12 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.69% 0.075% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.14% 0.50% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 6
North East median annual salary £35,000 - £20,000
10th Percentile £30,350 - £19,500
90th Percentile £65,000 - £20,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -5.26%

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 the North East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 290 202 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 16.58% 15.09% 9.15%
Number of salaries quoted 261 183 105
North East median annual salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.62% - -7.45%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £20,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £45,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

NAS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing NAS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for NAS in the North East

NAS
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for NAS in the North East

NAS
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NAS in the North East over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for NAS in the North East

NAS
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the North East region over the 6 months to 23 February 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
Tyne and Wear -7 11 £35,000 - 1
NAS
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, 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 North East region with a requirement for NAS.

1 12 (100.00%) SAN
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 11 (91.67%) VMware
3 10 (83.33%) TCP/IP
3 10 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (83.33%) Hyper-V
4 9 (75.00%) Cisco
4 9 (75.00%) Linux
4 9 (75.00%) Clustering
4 9 (75.00%) Veritas
4 9 (75.00%) Red Hat
5 8 (66.67%) DNS
6 7 (58.33%) WAN
6 7 (58.33%) ITIL
7 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 6 (50.00%) DHCP
7 6 (50.00%) VLAN
7 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (50.00%) Office 365
7 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
8 5 (41.67%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 5 (41.67%) KVM
8 5 (41.67%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (41.67%) OpenStack
8 5 (41.67%) F5
8 5 (41.67%) High Availability
8 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (41.67%) Opsware

NAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 5 (41.67%) Apache
1 5 (41.67%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (41.67%) iPlanet
1 5 (41.67%) JBoss
1 5 (41.67%) MQSeries
1 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
1 5 (41.67%) OpenStack
1 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
1 5 (41.67%) Tomcat
1 5 (41.67%) WebLogic
1 5 (41.67%) WebLogic Portal
2 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (50.00%) Office 365
2 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (41.67%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (8.33%) IaaS
3 1 (8.33%) PaaS
3 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) SAN
2 11 (91.67%) Firewall
3 10 (83.33%) TCP/IP
4 8 (66.67%) DNS
5 7 (58.33%) WAN
6 6 (50.00%) DHCP
6 6 (50.00%) VLAN
7 5 (41.67%) LAN
7 5 (41.67%) VoIP
8 4 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (33.33%) DMZ
8 4 (33.33%) SMTP
8 4 (33.33%) WLAN
9 2 (16.67%) FCoE
9 2 (16.67%) iSCSI
10 1 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Technical Operations Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Unix Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Field Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Field Hardware Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) J2EE
1 5 (41.67%) LDAP
2 4 (33.33%) WAP
2 4 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Clustering
2 4 (33.33%) Replication
3 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (16.67%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (41.67%) AIX
4 5 (41.67%) HPUX
4 5 (41.67%) Solaris
4 5 (41.67%) SUSE
4 5 (41.67%) Unix
5 4 (33.33%) CentOS
5 4 (33.33%) Ubuntu
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) High Availability
2 5 (41.67%) Load Balancing
3 4 (33.33%) Change Control
3 4 (33.33%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 4 (33.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 4 (33.33%) Patch Management
3 4 (33.33%) Proactive Monitoring
3 4 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
5 1 (8.33%) Forensic Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (16.67%) C-shell
2 2 (16.67%) Korn
2 2 (16.67%) Perl
2 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) DBS Check
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Hyper-V
1 10 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (41.67%) KVM
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (41.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 4 (33.33%) DFS Replication
4 4 (33.33%) XenApp
5 2 (16.67%) Samba
6 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) OpenView
2 4 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 4 (33.33%) WSUS
3 1 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) VMware
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco
2 9 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 9 (75.00%) Veritas
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) Cognos
4 5 (41.67%) F5
4 5 (41.67%) HP
4 5 (41.67%) Opsware
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle
4 5 (41.67%) PlateSpin
4 5 (41.67%) Sun
4 5 (41.67%) Symantec
5 4 (33.33%) arcserve
5 4 (33.33%) CA
5 4 (33.33%) Citrix
5 4 (33.33%) Sophos
5 4 (33.33%) Veeam
6 3 (25.00%) Borland
7 1 (8.33%) Fortinet