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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Attached Storage (NAS)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 153 150
Rank change year-on-year +34 -3  
Permanent jobs citing NAS 17 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.73% 0.27% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.42% 2.22% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 4
Median salary £50,000 £49,250 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.52% +19.39%  
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 Scotland with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 265 360 356
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 11.41% 12.27% 11.44%
Number of salaries quoted 167 211 215
Median salary £43,750 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

NAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NAS in Scotland over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram 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 3 months to 28 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
Edinburgh +13 10 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Inverclyde - 6 £38,000 -
Glasgow +19 1 - -
NAS
UK

For the 6 months to 28 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 Scotland region with a requirement for NAS.

1 32 (96.97%) SAN
2 31 (93.94%) Windows
2 31 (93.94%) VMware
3 25 (75.76%) Citrix
4 23 (69.70%) Active Directory
4 23 (69.70%) Windows Server
5 19 (57.58%) WAN
6 14 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (39.39%) PowerShell
7 13 (39.39%) SCCM
7 13 (39.39%) Puppet
7 13 (39.39%) Python
7 13 (39.39%) Opscode Chef
8 12 (36.36%) Data Centre
9 11 (33.33%) Configuration Management
9 11 (33.33%) Apache
9 11 (33.33%) Tomcat
9 11 (33.33%) IIS
9 11 (33.33%) Bash Shell
10 10 (30.30%) Open Source
10 10 (30.30%) iSCSI
10 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (30.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (30.30%) Linux
10 10 (30.30%) MySQL
10 10 (30.30%) Cisco
10 10 (30.30%) LAN
10 10 (30.30%) Terminal Server
10 10 (30.30%) LAMP
10 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2012

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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 11 (33.33%) Apache
1 11 (33.33%) IIS
1 11 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 9 (27.27%) IBM Domino
3 3 (9.09%) Confluence
4 2 (6.06%) JBoss
4 2 (6.06%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
1 2 (6.06%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) SaaS
2 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.06%) G Suite
3 2 (6.06%) IaaS
4 1 (3.03%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 32 (96.97%) SAN
2 19 (57.58%) WAN
3 10 (30.30%) iSCSI
3 10 (30.30%) LAN
4 9 (27.27%) Firewall
5 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
6 4 (12.12%) DHCP
6 4 (12.12%) DNS
7 3 (9.09%) NetScaler
7 3 (9.09%) VSAN
8 1 (3.03%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) MySQL
2 9 (27.27%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.03%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 7 (21.21%) Subversion
3 3 (9.09%) JIRA
4 2 (6.06%) Bitbucket
4 2 (6.06%) GCC
4 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.06%) Maven
4 2 (6.06%) MSI
4 2 (6.06%) NuGet
4 2 (6.06%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (6.06%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (27.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Analyst
2 11 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 11 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
3 10 (30.30%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 10 (30.30%) Technical Analyst
4 7 (21.21%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 7 (21.21%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 6 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (18.18%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 6 (18.18%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
6 5 (15.15%) Support Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) Administrator
7 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) Senior Support Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) Senior Technical Support
7 3 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (9.09%) Technical Support
7 3 (9.09%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) LAMP
2 9 (27.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 31 (93.94%) Windows
2 23 (69.70%) Windows Server
3 10 (30.30%) Linux
3 10 (30.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (27.27%) Ubuntu
5 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.03%) CentOS
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 10 (30.30%) Open Source
3 7 (21.21%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 6 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 6 (18.18%) Service Management
5 5 (15.15%) ITIL
5 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
6 3 (9.09%) Change Control
6 3 (9.09%) Change Management
6 3 (9.09%) Load Balancing
6 3 (9.09%) Network Management
6 3 (9.09%) Statistics
7 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (6.06%) DevOps
7 2 (6.06%) High Availability
7 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (6.06%) Service Design
7 2 (6.06%) Supplier Management
7 2 (6.06%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 13 (39.39%) PowerShell
1 13 (39.39%) Python
2 11 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 4 (12.12%) Perl
4 3 (9.09%) SQL
5 2 (6.06%) Java
5 2 (6.06%) Ruby
5 2 (6.06%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (6.06%) NCDA
3 2 (6.06%) NCIE
3 2 (6.06%) VCAP
3 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (69.70%) Active Directory
2 14 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (30.30%) Terminal Server
4 7 (21.21%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (12.12%) vSphere
6 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
6 3 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (6.06%) vCloud
7 2 (6.06%) VMware Server
8 1 (3.03%) Gluster
8 1 (3.03%) KVM
8 1 (3.03%) Samba
8 1 (3.03%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (39.39%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (39.39%) Puppet
1 13 (39.39%) SCCM
2 7 (21.21%) Check_MK
2 7 (21.21%) Nagios
3 4 (12.12%) Ansible
4 2 (6.06%) Capistrano
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (6.06%) PowerCLI
4 2 (6.06%) vRealize
4 2 (6.06%) yum
5 1 (3.03%) EMC Navisphere
5 1 (3.03%) NetBackup
5 1 (3.03%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 31 (93.94%) VMware
2 25 (75.76%) Citrix
3 10 (30.30%) Cisco
4 9 (27.27%) Brocade
4 9 (27.27%) Lotus
4 9 (27.27%) Percona
4 9 (27.27%) Perforce
4 9 (27.27%) Riverbed
5 7 (21.21%) Palo Alto
6 5 (15.15%) NetApp
7 3 (9.09%) Atlassian
7 3 (9.09%) CommVault
7 3 (9.09%) Veeam
7 3 (9.09%) Zerto
8 2 (6.06%) F5
8 2 (6.06%) Google
8 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
9 1 (3.03%) Dell
9 1 (3.03%) EMC
9 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
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