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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Attached Storage (NAS)
England / South East
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 349 327 321
Rank change year-on-year -22 -6  
Permanent jobs citing NAS 44 128 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.29% 0.65% 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.50% 2.92% 3.12%
Number of salaries quoted 40 110 120
Median salary £42,000 £44,071 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.69% -4.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,764 £27,400 £30,933
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 the South East with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 2936 4380 4586
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 19.59% 22.33% 21.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2385 3702 3512
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +3.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

NAS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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 3 months to 30 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
Berkshire +14 26 £45,000 -1.09% 6
Hampshire -3 8 £37,500 -6.25%
Oxfordshire +3 4 £30,764 -17.96%
Surrey +34 3 - - 2
West Sussex +6 2 £25,000 -
Kent +15 1 £32,500 -27.77%
NAS
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 South East region with a requirement for NAS.

1 94 (87.04%) SAN
2 81 (75.00%) Windows
3 76 (70.37%) Active Directory
4 62 (57.41%) Windows Server
5 61 (56.48%) VMware
6 53 (49.07%) Microsoft
7 52 (48.15%) MS Exchange
8 49 (45.37%) Hyper-V
9 43 (39.81%) Windows Server 2008
9 43 (39.81%) DNS
10 42 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
11 38 (35.19%) Windows Server 2012
12 37 (34.26%) Firewall
12 37 (34.26%) MS Excel
13 35 (32.41%) SQL Server
13 35 (32.41%) DHCP
14 32 (29.63%) TCP/IP
15 30 (27.78%) NetApp
16 27 (25.00%) VPN
16 27 (25.00%) Linux
17 26 (24.07%) PowerShell
17 26 (24.07%) VLAN
18 25 (23.15%) Windows 7
19 24 (22.22%) Office 365
20 23 (21.30%) WAN
20 23 (21.30%) LAN
21 22 (20.37%) ITIL
22 19 (17.59%) SLA
22 19 (17.59%) Windows Server 2003
22 19 (17.59%) Network Security

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 52 (48.15%) MS Exchange
2 16 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
2 16 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (4.63%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (4.63%) IIS
3 5 (4.63%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.78%) Apache
4 3 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.78%) JBoss
4 3 (2.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 3 (2.78%) SAS
4 3 (2.78%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.78%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.78%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.85%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.93%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 37 (34.26%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.26%) MS Office
3 6 (5.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 24 (22.22%) Office 365
2 16 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 94 (87.04%) SAN
2 43 (39.81%) DNS
3 37 (34.26%) Firewall
4 35 (32.41%) DHCP
5 32 (29.63%) TCP/IP
6 27 (25.00%) VPN
7 26 (24.07%) VLAN
8 23 (21.30%) LAN
8 23 (21.30%) WAN
9 19 (17.59%) Network Security
10 10 (9.26%) Fibre Channel
10 10 (9.26%) SMTP
11 9 (8.33%) iSCSI
11 9 (8.33%) SNMP
12 8 (7.41%) Internet
12 8 (7.41%) VoIP
12 8 (7.41%) WLAN
13 7 (6.48%) HTTP
14 6 (5.56%) ADSL
14 6 (5.56%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (32.41%) SQL Server
2 16 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (7.41%) SQL Server 2014
4 8 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.78%) MySQL
5 3 (2.78%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.78%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.93%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (7.41%) WinDbg
2 2 (1.85%) AQtime
2 2 (1.85%) LoadRunner
2 2 (1.85%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.85%) WebLOAD
General
1 12 (11.11%) Finance
2 8 (7.41%) Back Office
3 4 (3.70%) Law
4 3 (2.78%) Legal
4 3 (2.78%) Retail
4 3 (2.78%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.85%) Marketing
6 1 (0.93%) Games
6 1 (0.93%) German Language
Job Titles
1 41 (37.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 30 (27.78%) Support Engineer
3 25 (23.15%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 22 (20.37%) Infrastructure Support
5 19 (17.59%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 17 (15.74%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 15 (13.89%) 3rd Line Support
8 13 (12.04%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 13 (12.04%) Hyper-V Engineer
9 12 (11.11%) Administrator
9 12 (11.11%) Server Engineer
9 12 (11.11%) Storage Engineer
10 11 (10.19%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
11 10 (9.26%) Analyst
11 10 (9.26%) SAN Engineer
11 10 (9.26%) SAN Support
11 10 (9.26%) Storage Support Engineer
12 8 (7.41%) Network Administrator
12 8 (7.41%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
12 8 (7.41%) SAN Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.19%) Web Services
2 3 (2.78%) .NET
2 3 (2.78%) COM
2 3 (2.78%) EDI
2 3 (2.78%) LAMP
2 3 (2.78%) Middleware
2 3 (2.78%) POSIX
3 2 (1.85%) MAPI
3 2 (1.85%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.89%) Data Centre
2 8 (7.41%) FlexPod
3 7 (6.48%) Linux Command Line
4 5 (4.63%) EMC VNX
4 5 (4.63%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.70%) CMDB
5 4 (3.70%) EMC VMAX
5 4 (3.70%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.78%) Clustering
6 3 (2.78%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.78%) NHS
7 2 (1.85%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.85%) EMC VNXe
7 2 (1.85%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.85%) Replication
8 1 (0.93%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.93%) iPad
8 1 (0.93%) iPhone
8 1 (0.93%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 81 (75.00%) Windows
2 62 (57.41%) Windows Server
3 43 (39.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 38 (35.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (25.00%) Linux
6 25 (23.15%) Windows 7
7 19 (17.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (9.26%) Unix
9 9 (8.33%) Windows 10
10 6 (5.56%) Mac OS X
11 5 (4.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (4.63%) SUSE
12 3 (2.78%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.93%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.93%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.37%) ITIL
2 17 (15.74%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (12.04%) Project Management
4 12 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (11.11%) High Availability
5 11 (10.19%) Data Protection
6 6 (5.56%) Network Design
7 5 (4.63%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (3.70%) CRM
8 4 (3.70%) ERP
8 4 (3.70%) Open Source
8 4 (3.70%) Problem Management
9 3 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (2.78%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (2.78%) Load Balancing
9 3 (2.78%) Ticket Management
9 3 (2.78%) Web Operations
10 2 (1.85%) Defect Management
10 2 (1.85%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 26 (24.07%) PowerShell
2 13 (12.04%) SQL
3 11 (10.19%) Bash Shell
4 8 (7.41%) VBScript
5 4 (3.70%) Perl
6 3 (2.78%) C
7 2 (1.85%) C#
7 2 (1.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (15.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (13.89%) MCSE
3 10 (9.26%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (9.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (8.33%) CCNP
4 9 (8.33%) Degree
5 8 (7.41%) CCVP
6 5 (4.63%) MCITP
6 5 (4.63%) Security Cleared
7 4 (3.70%) SC Cleared
8 3 (2.78%) MCTS
9 2 (1.85%) CCA
9 2 (1.85%) CCAA
9 2 (1.85%) CCNA
9 2 (1.85%) CCSP
9 2 (1.85%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.85%) MCP
9 2 (1.85%) SAP Certification
10 1 (0.93%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (17.59%) SLA
2 9 (8.33%) PCI DSS
3 8 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 76 (70.37%) Active Directory
2 49 (45.37%) Hyper-V
3 42 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (13.89%) XenApp
5 11 (10.19%) vSphere
6 9 (8.33%) Terminal Server
6 9 (8.33%) VMware ESX
7 8 (7.41%) ISA Server
7 8 (7.41%) NFS
8 5 (4.63%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (3.70%) KVM
9 4 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (2.78%) DFS Replication
10 3 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.93%) Firmware
11 1 (0.93%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.93%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 11 (10.19%) SCCM
2 9 (8.33%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.78%) NetBackup
3 3 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (2.78%) OpenAM
3 3 (2.78%) Puppet
3 3 (2.78%) SCOM
4 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (1.85%) Perfmon
4 2 (1.85%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.93%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.93%) EMC VPLEX
5 1 (0.93%) Nagios
5 1 (0.93%) NetApp OnCommand
5 1 (0.93%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.93%) Simpana
5 1 (0.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.93%) vMotion
5 1 (0.93%) WMI
Vendors
1 61 (56.48%) VMware
2 53 (49.07%) Microsoft
3 30 (27.78%) NetApp
4 18 (16.67%) Cisco
4 18 (16.67%) Citrix
5 17 (15.74%) HP
6 11 (10.19%) Dell
7 10 (9.26%) Red Hat
8 9 (8.33%) Symantec
9 8 (7.41%) EMC
9 8 (7.41%) Oracle
10 6 (5.56%) Adobe
10 6 (5.56%) Apple
10 6 (5.56%) IBM
10 6 (5.56%) Palo Alto
10 6 (5.56%) SonicWALL
10 6 (5.56%) Veeam
11 5 (4.63%) Juniper
12 4 (3.70%) CommVault
12 4 (3.70%) Sophos
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