The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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)
England / North West
Rank 244 219 199
Rank change year-on-year -25 -20  
Permanent jobs citing NAS 10 19 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.16% 0.33% 0.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.11% 2.24% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 47
Median salary £38,750 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.71% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £46,650 £55,000
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 the North West with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 904 848 1114
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 14.71% 14.92% 16.98%
Number of salaries quoted 701 689 849
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

NAS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

NAS
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for NAS in the North West

NAS
Salary Histogram in the North West

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

Salary histogram for NAS in the North West

NAS
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the North West 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
Merseyside +2 5 £42,500 -17.07% 2
Manchester -18 3 £32,500 +30.00% 1
Lancashire - 2 £35,000 -
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

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 North West region with a requirement for NAS.

1 21 (80.77%) SAN
2 17 (65.38%) VMware
3 16 (61.54%) PowerShell
4 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 12 (46.15%) Windows
6 12 (46.15%) Firewall
7 10 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (38.46%) SCOM
7 10 (38.46%) Hyper-V
7 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (34.62%) Symantec
8 9 (34.62%) ITIL
8 9 (34.62%) SQL
8 9 (34.62%) SLA
9 8 (30.77%) Cisco
9 8 (30.77%) DNS
9 8 (30.77%) HP
9 8 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
10 7 (26.92%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (26.92%) Veeam
10 7 (26.92%) Customer Engagement
10 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (26.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
10 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
10 7 (26.92%) Internet
11 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (23.08%) Data Modelling

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (23.08%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (19.23%) IIS
3 4 (15.38%) Skype for Business
4 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (23.08%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (23.08%) Amazon S3
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (80.77%) SAN
2 12 (46.15%) Firewall
3 8 (30.77%) DNS
4 7 (26.92%) Internet
5 5 (19.23%) LAN
5 5 (19.23%) VoIP
5 5 (19.23%) WAN
6 4 (15.38%) Network Security
6 4 (15.38%) Skype
6 4 (15.38%) VPN
7 3 (11.54%) VLAN
8 1 (3.85%) DHCP
8 1 (3.85%) LDAP
8 1 (3.85%) MPLS
8 1 (3.85%) OpenVPN
8 1 (3.85%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (23.08%) Amazon Redshift
3 6 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (23.08%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.85%) Maven
General
1 4 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.85%) Billing
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Administrator
2 6 (23.08%) DBA
2 6 (23.08%) Senior DBA
2 6 (23.08%) Senior SQL DBA
2 6 (23.08%) SQL DBA
3 5 (19.23%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (19.23%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Support Team Leader
4 3 (11.54%) Team Leader
5 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Technician
5 2 (7.69%) Business Development Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Business Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Development Manager
5 2 (7.69%) IT Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Support Technician
6 1 (3.85%) Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 5 (19.23%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (23.08%) Windows Server
3 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.69%) Linux
5 1 (3.85%) CentOS
5 1 (3.85%) Debian
5 1 (3.85%) Unix
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) ITIL
3 7 (26.92%) Customer Engagement
4 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (23.08%) Data Architecture
4 6 (23.08%) Data Modelling
4 6 (23.08%) DevOps
4 6 (23.08%) High Availability
4 6 (23.08%) Scrum
4 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
5 5 (19.23%) Service Management
5 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (15.38%) Knowledge Management
7 3 (11.54%) Incident Management
7 3 (11.54%) Performance Management
7 3 (11.54%) Project Management
8 2 (7.69%) Business Development
8 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) PowerShell
2 9 (34.62%) SQL
3 4 (15.38%) VB
4 1 (3.85%) Ruby
4 1 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (19.23%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (19.23%) MCITP
3 1 (3.85%) CCNA
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) MCP
3 1 (3.85%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (34.62%) SLA
2 7 (26.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (23.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) Hyper-V
1 10 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
2 7 (26.92%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (23.08%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.85%) Docker
4 1 (3.85%) KVM
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (3.85%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (38.46%) SCOM
2 5 (19.23%) Backup Exec
3 4 (15.38%) SCCM
3 4 (15.38%) SCDPM
3 4 (15.38%) SCVMM
4 3 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (7.69%) Puppet
6 1 (3.85%) Ansible
6 1 (3.85%) Nagios
6 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
6 1 (3.85%) Salt
6 1 (3.85%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) VMware
2 9 (34.62%) Symantec
3 8 (30.77%) Cisco
3 8 (30.77%) HP
4 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
4 7 (26.92%) Veeam
5 5 (19.23%) NetApp
6 4 (15.38%) EMC
7 3 (11.54%) Meraki
8 2 (7.69%) WatchGuard
9 1 (3.85%) 3PAR
9 1 (3.85%) arcserve
9 1 (3.85%) IBM
9 1 (3.85%) Intel Security
9 1 (3.85%) Nimble Storage
9 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
9 1 (3.85%) SaltStack
9 1 (3.85%) SonicWALL
9 1 (3.85%) Sophos
Liverpool
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + ITIL certs + package
Posted: 2 days ago