Period
to 23 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Attached Storage (NAS)
England > South East
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 454 427 380
Rank change year-on-year -27 -47 +2
Permanent jobs citing NAS 96 107 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.32% 0.37% 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.87% 1.89% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 83 93 225
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,533 £28,000
90th Percentile £64,500 £56,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -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 the South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 5,132 5,653 8,009
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.92% 19.46% 21.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3,965 4,565 6,702
South East median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% -2.30% +2.35%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.43%

NAS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing NAS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for NAS in the South East

NAS
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for NAS in the South East

NAS
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NAS in the South East over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Salary histogram for NAS in the South East

NAS
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 May 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
Surrey +17 35 £43,500 +2.35% 3
Thames Valley -34 35 £48,750 +8.33% 3
Berkshire -14 31 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Hampshire -24 18 £37,500 +3.45% 4
East Sussex -15 5 £45,000 +38.46%
Buckinghamshire -9 2 £26,000 -60.00%
Oxfordshire -18 2 £38,500 +25.15%
NAS
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 South East region with a requirement for NAS.

1 91 (94.79%) SAN
2 67 (69.79%) Windows
3 61 (63.54%) VMware
4 55 (57.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 48 (50.00%) Cisco
6 46 (47.92%) Linux
7 44 (45.83%) Active Directory
7 44 (45.83%) Firewall
8 40 (41.67%) TCP/IP
8 40 (41.67%) SQL Server
9 39 (40.63%) DNS
10 31 (32.29%) Microsoft
11 28 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
12 25 (26.04%) Replication
12 25 (26.04%) Windows Server
13 24 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
13 24 (25.00%) Hyper-V
13 24 (25.00%) SQL
14 23 (23.96%) Virtual Machines
15 21 (21.88%) SaaS
15 21 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
16 20 (20.83%) Citrix
17 19 (19.79%) DHCP
17 19 (19.79%) MCSE
17 19 (19.79%) Microsoft Azure
18 18 (18.75%) ITIL
18 18 (18.75%) HP
19 17 (17.71%) Data Centre
20 16 (16.67%) Puppet
20 16 (16.67%) Capacity Management

NAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 16 (16.67%) IIS
2 12 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 9 (9.38%) Apache
3 9 (9.38%) JBoss
3 9 (9.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 9 (9.38%) Tomcat
3 9 (9.38%) WebSphere
4 6 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (6.25%) WebLogic
5 5 (5.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (5.21%) OpenStack
6 3 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (2.08%) Skype for Business
8 1 (1.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (21.88%) SaaS
3 19 (19.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (15.63%) IaaS
5 13 (13.54%) Office 365
6 12 (12.50%) PaaS
7 7 (7.29%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (2.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (2.08%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (2.08%) Amazon Glacier
8 2 (2.08%) Amazon S3
8 2 (2.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (1.04%) GitHub
9 1 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (1.04%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 91 (94.79%) SAN
2 44 (45.83%) Firewall
3 40 (41.67%) TCP/IP
4 39 (40.63%) DNS
5 19 (19.79%) DHCP
6 15 (15.63%) HTTP
7 14 (14.58%) VPN
8 13 (13.54%) WAN
9 11 (11.46%) Internet
10 10 (10.42%) Intranet
10 10 (10.42%) iSCSI
10 10 (10.42%) LAN
11 9 (9.38%) MPLS
11 9 (9.38%) Network Security
12 8 (8.33%) VLAN
13 6 (6.25%) FTP
13 6 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
13 6 (6.25%) SSH
14 5 (5.21%) Cisco IOS
14 5 (5.21%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.38%) MySQL
2 9 (9.38%) Relational Database
3 8 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (6.25%) RDBMS
4 6 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.08%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.04%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (3.13%) Electronics
2 3 (3.13%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.13%) Marketing
2 3 (3.13%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.08%) Banking
3 2 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (28.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (13.54%) Architect
2 13 (13.54%) Support Engineer
3 11 (11.46%) Storage Engineer
4 9 (9.38%) Administrator
4 9 (9.38%) Backup Engineer
5 8 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
5 8 (8.33%) Storage and Backup Engineer
6 7 (7.29%) Applications Engineer
6 7 (7.29%) Cloud Architect
6 7 (7.29%) Consultant
6 7 (7.29%) Network Engineer
6 7 (7.29%) Technical Consultant
6 7 (7.29%) VMware Engineer
6 7 (7.29%) Web Applications Engineer
6 7 (7.29%) Web Engineer
7 6 (6.25%) Analyst
7 6 (6.25%) Applications Support
7 6 (6.25%) Server Support
7 6 (6.25%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.38%) LAMP
1 9 (9.38%) LDAP
2 8 (8.33%) .NET
2 8 (8.33%) Middleware
3 5 (5.21%) WCF
3 5 (5.21%) Web Services
4 3 (3.13%) POSIX
5 1 (1.04%) COM
5 1 (1.04%) JSON
5 1 (1.04%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 25 (26.04%) Replication
2 17 (17.71%) Data Centre
3 14 (14.58%) Enterprise Storage
4 11 (11.46%) Clustering
4 11 (11.46%) EMC VNX
5 8 (8.33%) Enterprise Cloud
6 7 (7.29%) Hybrid Cloud
7 6 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
8 5 (5.21%) Computer Science
8 5 (5.21%) Private Cloud
8 5 (5.21%) Public Cloud
9 4 (4.17%) EMC VMAX
10 3 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (3.13%) Smartphone
11 2 (2.08%) CCTV
11 2 (2.08%) Mainframe
11 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
11 2 (2.08%) NHS
12 1 (1.04%) CMDB
12 1 (1.04%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 67 (69.79%) Windows
2 46 (47.92%) Linux
3 25 (26.04%) Windows Server
4 16 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (13.54%) Unix
6 13 (13.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (12.50%) Windows 10
8 10 (10.42%) Windows 7
9 8 (8.33%) Windows 8
10 5 (5.21%) AIX
11 3 (3.13%) Mac OS
11 3 (3.13%) Solaris
11 3 (3.13%) Windows XP
12 1 (1.04%) CentOS
12 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (1.04%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 18 (18.75%) ITIL
3 16 (16.67%) Capacity Management
4 14 (14.58%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
6 10 (10.42%) Change Management
7 8 (8.33%) Configuration Management
7 8 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
7 8 (8.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 6 (6.25%) High Availability
8 6 (6.25%) Migration
8 6 (6.25%) Network Design
8 6 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (6.25%) Web Operations
9 5 (5.21%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (5.21%) Data Management
9 5 (5.21%) Economics
9 5 (5.21%) Microservices
9 5 (5.21%) Release Management
10 4 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 24 (25.00%) SQL
2 16 (16.67%) Perl
3 15 (15.63%) PowerShell
4 11 (11.46%) Bash Shell
5 5 (5.21%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.13%) C
6 3 (3.13%) Python
7 2 (2.08%) Java
7 2 (2.08%) Ruby
7 2 (2.08%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (19.79%) MCSE
3 9 (9.38%) Degree
4 8 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (6.25%) EMC Certification
6 5 (5.21%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (3.13%) MCP
8 2 (2.08%) CCIE
8 2 (2.08%) CCNA
8 2 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.08%) DBS Check
9 1 (1.04%) AWS Certification
9 1 (1.04%) CCSA
9 1 (1.04%) CCSE
9 1 (1.04%) MCITP
9 1 (1.04%) MCSA
9 1 (1.04%) NCIE
9 1 (1.04%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.58%) SLA
2 2 (2.08%) PMO
System Software
1 55 (57.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 44 (45.83%) Active Directory
3 24 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 23 (23.96%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (9.38%) Oracle RAC
6 8 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
7 7 (7.29%) NFS
7 7 (7.29%) vSphere
8 6 (6.25%) XenApp
9 5 (5.21%) Terminal Server
10 4 (4.17%) vCloud
11 3 (3.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 3 (3.13%) OpenAM
11 3 (3.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 3 (3.13%) XenDesktop
12 2 (2.08%) Samba
12 2 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (1.04%) DFS Replication
13 1 (1.04%) Docker
13 1 (1.04%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 16 (16.67%) Puppet
2 14 (14.58%) FortiGate
3 12 (12.50%) SCCM
4 11 (11.46%) vMotion
5 10 (10.42%) Backup Exec
5 10 (10.42%) NetBackup
6 9 (9.38%) EMC VPLEX
7 7 (7.29%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
8 6 (6.25%) vRealize
9 5 (5.21%) Microsoft Clustering
10 4 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (3.13%) Ansible
11 3 (3.13%) Nagios
12 2 (2.08%) HP SIM
12 2 (2.08%) SCOM
12 2 (2.08%) Terraform
12 2 (2.08%) vCenter Server
12 2 (2.08%) vRealize Orchestrator
12 2 (2.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 61 (63.54%) VMware
2 48 (50.00%) Cisco
3 31 (32.29%) Microsoft
4 20 (20.83%) Citrix
5 18 (18.75%) HP
6 16 (16.67%) EMC
7 14 (14.58%) CommVault
8 13 (13.54%) Brocade
8 13 (13.54%) Oracle
8 13 (13.54%) Red Hat
9 9 (9.38%) Dell
9 9 (9.38%) Google
9 9 (9.38%) Isilon
10 8 (8.33%) Meraki
10 8 (8.33%) Veeam
11 7 (7.29%) Juniper
11 7 (7.29%) Palo Alto
12 6 (6.25%) Hitachi
12 6 (6.25%) Zerto
13 5 (5.21%) Ayehu