Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Attached Storage (NAS)
England > South East
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 455 445 400
Rank change year-on-year -10 -45 -9
Permanent jobs citing NAS 71 96 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.25% 0.33% 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.58% 1.86% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 68 79 194
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.52% +16.67%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,400 £32,900
90th Percentile £70,800 £67,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -8.16% +3.16%

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 4,490 5,169 7,368
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.53% 17.93% 20.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3,525 4,146 5,889
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 21 October 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 21 October 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
Hampshire -8 25 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Thames Valley +22 24 £60,000 +14.29% 7
Berkshire +13 19 £62,500 +19.05% 2
Surrey -17 15 £60,000 +26.32% 2
Buckinghamshire +29 4 £37,500 -36.17% 4
Kent +19 4 £37,500 +17.19%
East Sussex -14 3 £50,000 +11.11%
Oxfordshire -12 1 £40,000 -23.81% 1
NAS
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 52 (73.24%) SAN
2 49 (69.01%) Windows
2 49 (69.01%) VMware
3 47 (66.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 32 (45.07%) Replication
5 31 (43.66%) Active Directory
6 29 (40.85%) Microsoft
6 29 (40.85%) Cisco
6 29 (40.85%) ITIL
7 26 (36.62%) EMC
7 26 (36.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 25 (35.21%) Windows Server
9 22 (30.99%) DNS
10 20 (28.17%) Amazon AWS
11 19 (26.76%) TCP/IP
11 19 (26.76%) Linux
11 19 (26.76%) Finance
12 18 (25.35%) SQL Server
12 18 (25.35%) Data Centre
13 17 (23.94%) Virtual Machines
13 17 (23.94%) SQL
13 17 (23.94%) DHCP
13 17 (23.94%) Hyper-V
13 17 (23.94%) Brocade
14 16 (22.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 16 (22.54%) Degree
14 16 (22.54%) Capacity Management
14 16 (22.54%) EMC VNX
15 15 (21.13%) EMC VPLEX
15 15 (21.13%) vMotion

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 9 (12.68%) IIS
2 8 (11.27%) SharePoint
2 8 (11.27%) Skype for Business
3 5 (7.04%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.41%) Confluence
5 1 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 11 (15.49%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (2.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (28.17%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (12.68%) Office 365
3 7 (9.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 7 (9.86%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (9.86%) Amazon ELB
3 7 (9.86%) Amazon Glacier
3 7 (9.86%) Amazon S3
3 7 (9.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 6 (8.45%) Mimecast
5 3 (4.23%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (4.23%) GitHub
5 3 (4.23%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (4.23%) IaaS
5 3 (4.23%) PaaS
6 1 (1.41%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 52 (73.24%) SAN
2 22 (30.99%) DNS
3 19 (26.76%) TCP/IP
4 17 (23.94%) DHCP
5 15 (21.13%) Firewall
5 15 (21.13%) LAN
6 14 (19.72%) VPN
7 12 (16.90%) iSCSI
7 12 (16.90%) WAN
8 10 (14.08%) Fibre Channel
9 9 (12.68%) VLAN
10 8 (11.27%) Skype
11 7 (9.86%) FCoE
11 7 (9.86%) IPsec
11 7 (9.86%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (8.45%) Internet
12 6 (8.45%) Intranet
13 5 (7.04%) PBX
14 3 (4.23%) Remote Desktop
15 2 (2.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.35%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.90%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (8.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (7.04%) MySQL
5 4 (5.63%) Big Data
5 4 (5.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.41%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.41%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.41%) JIRA
General
1 19 (26.76%) Finance
2 7 (9.86%) Banking
3 6 (8.45%) Electronics
3 6 (8.45%) Manufacturing
3 6 (8.45%) Marketing
3 6 (8.45%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.23%) Retail
5 2 (2.82%) Billing
5 2 (2.82%) Legal
5 2 (2.82%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (35.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (16.90%) VMware Engineer
2 12 (16.90%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (11.27%) Architect
4 7 (9.86%) Consultant
4 7 (9.86%) IT Manager
4 7 (9.86%) Server Engineer
5 6 (8.45%) Analyst
5 6 (8.45%) Cloud Architect
5 6 (8.45%) Support Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (7.04%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (5.63%) Hardware Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (5.63%) Network Manager
7 4 (5.63%) Senior Server Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) SQL Server Consultant
7 4 (5.63%) Storage Analyst
7 4 (5.63%) Sun Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.45%) .NET
1 6 (8.45%) WCF
1 6 (8.45%) Web Services
2 5 (7.04%) LDAP
2 5 (7.04%) MAPI
3 4 (5.63%) ATL
4 1 (1.41%) JSON
4 1 (1.41%) LAMP
4 1 (1.41%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 32 (45.07%) Replication
2 18 (25.35%) Data Centre
3 16 (22.54%) EMC VNX
4 9 (12.68%) Clustering
5 5 (7.04%) IBM Mainframe
5 5 (7.04%) Mainframe
5 5 (7.04%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (7.04%) YubiKey
6 3 (4.23%) N-Tier
7 2 (2.82%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.82%) CMDB
7 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.82%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.41%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.41%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 49 (69.01%) Windows
2 25 (35.21%) Windows Server
3 19 (26.76%) Linux
4 12 (16.90%) Unix
5 11 (15.49%) Windows 10
5 11 (15.49%) Windows 7
5 11 (15.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (15.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (14.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (8.45%) Windows 8
8 5 (7.04%) VMS
9 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.82%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.41%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (40.85%) ITIL
2 26 (36.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 16 (22.54%) Capacity Management
4 15 (21.13%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 13 (18.31%) Virtual Environments
6 12 (16.90%) Collaborative Working
6 12 (16.90%) Storage Management
7 11 (15.49%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (12.68%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (11.27%) Project Management
10 7 (9.86%) Artificial Intelligence
10 7 (9.86%) Coaching
10 7 (9.86%) Deployment Automation
10 7 (9.86%) Task Automation
11 6 (8.45%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (8.45%) Customer Engagement
11 6 (8.45%) Cybersecurity
11 6 (8.45%) Digital Marketing
11 6 (8.45%) High Availability
11 6 (8.45%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (23.94%) SQL
2 12 (16.90%) Python
3 8 (11.27%) Bash Shell
4 7 (9.86%) Java
4 7 (9.86%) Perl
4 7 (9.86%) Ruby
4 7 (9.86%) Shell Script
5 6 (8.45%) T-SQL
6 4 (5.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (22.54%) Degree
1 16 (22.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 13 (18.31%) EMC Certification
3 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (7.04%) MCSA
4 5 (7.04%) MCSE
5 4 (5.63%) MCITP
5 4 (5.63%) MCP
6 3 (4.23%) AWS Certification
6 3 (4.23%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (4.23%) RHCE
7 2 (2.82%) CCNA
7 2 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.41%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.41%) CCIE
8 1 (1.41%) MCDST
8 1 (1.41%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) SLA
2 2 (2.82%) COBIT
3 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 47 (66.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (43.66%) Active Directory
3 17 (23.94%) Hyper-V
3 17 (23.94%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (15.49%) Virtual Servers
4 11 (15.49%) vSphere
5 7 (9.86%) Samba
5 7 (9.86%) Terminal Server
6 5 (7.04%) KVM
7 3 (4.23%) Docker
7 3 (4.23%) vCloud
7 3 (4.23%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.41%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 15 (21.13%) EMC VPLEX
1 15 (21.13%) vMotion
2 13 (18.31%) Cisco CUCM
2 13 (18.31%) vRealize
3 10 (14.08%) Ansible
4 8 (11.27%) Puppet
5 7 (9.86%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (9.86%) Terraform
5 7 (9.86%) vRealize Orchestrator
6 6 (8.45%) Microsoft Clustering
6 6 (8.45%) SCCM
7 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Intune
8 4 (5.63%) Backup Exec
9 2 (2.82%) NetBackup
9 2 (2.82%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (1.41%) CA Single Sign-On
10 1 (1.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 49 (69.01%) VMware
2 29 (40.85%) Cisco
2 29 (40.85%) Microsoft
3 26 (36.62%) EMC
4 17 (23.94%) Brocade
5 15 (21.13%) Isilon
6 14 (19.72%) CommVault
7 10 (14.08%) Red Hat
8 9 (12.68%) Veeam
9 7 (9.86%) Centrify
9 7 (9.86%) Citrix
9 7 (9.86%) IBM
9 7 (9.86%) Juniper
10 6 (8.45%) Dell
10 6 (8.45%) SAP
11 5 (7.04%) HP
11 5 (7.04%) NetApp
11 5 (7.04%) NETGEAR
11 5 (7.04%) Sophos
11 5 (7.04%) Vyatta