The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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)
West Midlands / Shropshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 33 27
Rank change year-on-year +4 -6  
Permanent jobs citing NAS 10 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 5.46% 2.34% 4.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 25.00% 13.43%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 9
Median salary £35,000 £31,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +1.61%  
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 Shropshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Shropshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 50 20 67
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 27.32% 9.35% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 36 20 60
Median salary £35,000 £33,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.47% +9.83%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

NAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Shropshire 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 Shropshire

NAS
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for NAS in Shropshire

NAS
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Shropshire 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
Telford -5 8 £35,000 +11.11%
NAS
West Midlands

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 Shropshire region with a requirement for NAS.

1 11 (100.00%) MySQL
1 11 (100.00%) IIS
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Apache
1 11 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 11 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 11 (100.00%) DNS
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 11 (100.00%) Citrix
1 11 (100.00%) SAN
1 11 (100.00%) DDNS
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
1 11 (100.00%) Clustering
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 11 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 11 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 11 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) Citrix Certification
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (54.55%) Data Centre
4 4 (36.36%) SLA
4 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (9.09%) Office 365
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure

NAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 (100.00%) Apache
1 11 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 11 (100.00%) IIS
1 11 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) DDNS
1 11 (100.00%) DNS
1 11 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 11 (100.00%) SAN
1 11 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (9.09%) IT Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (9.09%) Senior IT Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Support Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Support Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Clustering
2 6 (54.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Citrix Certification
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Citrix
1 11 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft