Period
to 24 February 2018

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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Attached Storage (NAS)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 219 171 227
Rank change year-on-year -48 +56 -5
Permanent jobs citing NAS 10 29 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.18% 0.62% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.36% 4.69% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 10
Scotland median annual salary £36,250 £39,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.05% -14.29% +21.33%
10th Percentile £21,350 £32,750 £38,125
90th Percentile £38,750 £51,375 £59,875
UK median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.20% -3.33% -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 737 618 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 13.11% 13.27% 12.09%
Number of salaries quoted 463 404 455
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,250 £58,250
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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NAS in Scotland over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for NAS in Scotland

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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 24 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
Inverclyde +6 6 £37,500 -1.32%
Edinburgh -31 2 - -
Glasgow -35 2 £22,700 -41.79% 3
NAS
UK

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

1 9 (90.00%) Citrix
2 8 (80.00%) SAN
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (70.00%) SCCM
3 7 (70.00%) VMware
4 6 (60.00%) IBM Domino
4 6 (60.00%) Lotus
4 6 (60.00%) Terminal Server
4 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
5 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (50.00%) WAN
6 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (40.00%) LAN
6 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (30.00%) SaaS
7 3 (30.00%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (30.00%) ITIL
7 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (30.00%) Change Management
7 3 (30.00%) Finance
8 2 (20.00%) Legal
8 2 (20.00%) Firewall
8 2 (20.00%) Avaya
8 2 (20.00%) SQL
8 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
8 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

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 6 (60.00%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) SAN
2 5 (50.00%) WAN
3 4 (40.00%) LAN
3 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (10.00%) DHCP
5 1 (10.00%) DNS
5 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Senior Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Server Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Change Management
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Change Control
2 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (10.00%) Data Management
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) Release Management
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Terminal Server
2 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (30.00%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Citrix
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) Lotus
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) Avaya
6 1 (10.00%) Brocade
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco
6 1 (10.00%) Riverbed