Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Attached Storage (NAS)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 214 195 226
Rank change year-on-year -19 +31 +17
Permanent jobs citing NAS 12 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.21% 0.36% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.69% 2.64% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 11
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £39,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% -8.24% +32.81%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £45,450 £51,575 £51,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -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 Scotland with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 709 719 718
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 12.51% 13.81% 11.30%
Number of salaries quoted 470 464 451
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £29,975 £25,075 £24,000
90th Percentile £66,375 £57,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

NAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing NAS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for NAS in Scotland

NAS
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for NAS in Scotland

NAS
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Inverclyde +4 5 £37,500 -
Edinburgh -23 5 £44,500 -11.00%
Glasgow -16 1 - -
Fife - 1 - -
NAS
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for NAS.

1 11 (91.67%) SAN
2 9 (75.00%) VMware
3 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 8 (66.67%) Windows
4 7 (58.33%) Citrix
4 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
5 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
6 5 (41.67%) Lotus
6 5 (41.67%) IBM Domino
6 5 (41.67%) WAN
6 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
6 5 (41.67%) Terminal Server
6 5 (41.67%) SCCM
6 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (33.33%) DNS
7 4 (33.33%) LAN
8 3 (25.00%) DHCP
8 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (25.00%) Firewall
8 3 (25.00%) SaaS
9 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
9 2 (16.67%) High Availability
9 2 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
9 2 (16.67%) iSCSI
9 2 (16.67%) vSphere
9 2 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering

NAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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%) IBM Domino
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) JBoss
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) SaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) IaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) SAN
2 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
2 5 (41.67%) WAN
3 4 (33.33%) DNS
3 4 (33.33%) LAN
4 3 (25.00%) DHCP
4 3 (25.00%) Firewall
5 2 (16.67%) iSCSI
6 1 (8.33%) Network Security
6 1 (8.33%) PBX
6 1 (8.33%) Skype
6 1 (8.33%) VoIP
6 1 (8.33%) VPN
6 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Bitbucket
1 1 (8.33%) GCC
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (8.33%) Maven
1 1 (8.33%) MSI
1 1 (8.33%) NuGet
1 1 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) ERP Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Services Manager
4 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Windows Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Windows Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Storage Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (8.33%) Linux
6 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
1 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (16.67%) High Availability
1 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL
1 2 (16.67%) Migration
1 2 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (8.33%) Change Control
2 1 (8.33%) Data Management
2 1 (8.33%) DevOps
2 1 (8.33%) Disruptive Innovation
2 1 (8.33%) Line Management
2 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Perl
1 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) VBScript
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (41.67%) Terminal Server
4 2 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (16.67%) vSphere
5 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (8.33%) KVM
5 1 (8.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) SCCM
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (8.33%) Ansible
3 1 (8.33%) Capistrano
3 1 (8.33%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (8.33%) PowerCLI
3 1 (8.33%) Puppet
3 1 (8.33%) yum
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 7 (58.33%) Citrix
3 5 (41.67%) Lotus
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco
5 2 (16.67%) EMC
5 2 (16.67%) HP
6 1 (8.33%) Brocade
6 1 (8.33%) CA
6 1 (8.33%) Dell
6 1 (8.33%) F5
6 1 (8.33%) JD Edwards
6 1 (8.33%) NetApp
6 1 (8.33%) Perforce
6 1 (8.33%) Riverbed
6 1 (8.33%) Sophos
6 1 (8.33%) Veritas