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

Network Attached Storage (NAS)
England > South East
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 432 441 362
Rank change year-on-year +9 -79 +29
Permanent jobs citing NAS 101 94 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.34% 0.32% 0.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.11% 1.75% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 91 80 236
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,243 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -6.01%

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 4,796 5,366 7,703
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.18% 18.43% 20.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3,778 4,303 6,302
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,625
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.58% +2.65%
10th Percentile £24,750 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,000 £65,000 £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 August 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 August 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
Thames Valley +7 35 £60,000 +33.33% 2
Berkshire +12 30 £60,000 +33.33%
Hampshire +2 30 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Surrey -2 26 £60,000 +33.33% 2
East Sussex -23 5 £45,000 -
Kent +14 3 £37,500 -
Buckinghamshire +4 3 £37,500 -42.31% 2
Oxfordshire -10 2 £38,500 +25.15%
NAS
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 82 (81.19%) SAN
2 70 (69.31%) Windows
3 68 (67.33%) VMware
4 64 (63.37%) VMware Infrastructure
5 46 (45.54%) Cisco
6 45 (44.55%) Replication
7 44 (43.56%) Linux
8 42 (41.58%) Microsoft
8 42 (41.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 40 (39.60%) Active Directory
10 38 (37.62%) SQL Server
11 36 (35.64%) ITIL
12 34 (33.66%) TCP/IP
12 34 (33.66%) DNS
13 31 (30.69%) SQL
14 29 (28.71%) EMC
14 29 (28.71%) Amazon AWS
15 28 (27.72%) Windows Server
16 27 (26.73%) Firewall
17 25 (24.75%) Finance
17 25 (24.75%) DHCP
18 24 (23.76%) Virtual Machines
18 24 (23.76%) Storage Management
19 23 (22.77%) Capacity Management
19 23 (22.77%) Data Centre
20 22 (21.78%) Hyper-V
20 22 (21.78%) Brocade
21 20 (19.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 20 (19.80%) Unix
21 20 (19.80%) EMC VNX

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 15 (14.85%) IIS
2 10 (9.90%) Skype for Business
3 8 (7.92%) MS Exchange
4 6 (5.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (5.94%) SharePoint
5 5 (4.95%) Apache
5 5 (4.95%) JBoss
5 5 (4.95%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 5 (4.95%) Tomcat
5 5 (4.95%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.97%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.98%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.98%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.99%) Confluence
8 1 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 11 (10.89%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (28.71%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (14.85%) Office 365
3 13 (12.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (9.90%) IaaS
5 9 (8.91%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 9 (8.91%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (8.91%) Amazon ELB
5 9 (8.91%) Amazon Glacier
5 9 (8.91%) Amazon S3
5 9 (8.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 7 (6.93%) PaaS
6 7 (6.93%) SaaS
7 5 (4.95%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (4.95%) Mimecast
8 3 (2.97%) GitHub
8 3 (2.97%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.99%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 82 (81.19%) SAN
2 34 (33.66%) DNS
2 34 (33.66%) TCP/IP
3 27 (26.73%) Firewall
4 25 (24.75%) DHCP
5 17 (16.83%) VPN
6 16 (15.84%) LAN
7 15 (14.85%) VLAN
7 15 (14.85%) WAN
8 14 (13.86%) iSCSI
9 12 (11.88%) Fibre Channel
10 10 (9.90%) Skype
11 9 (8.91%) FCoE
12 8 (7.92%) Internet
12 8 (7.92%) Intranet
12 8 (7.92%) IPsec
13 7 (6.93%) Wi-Fi
14 5 (4.95%) HTTP
14 5 (4.95%) PBX
14 5 (4.95%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (37.62%) SQL Server
2 14 (13.86%) Amazon RDS
3 10 (9.90%) MySQL
3 10 (9.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.95%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.95%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (4.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.97%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.98%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.99%) Big Data
7 1 (0.99%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.99%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.99%) JIRA
General
1 25 (24.75%) Finance
2 9 (8.91%) Banking
3 7 (6.93%) Electronics
3 7 (6.93%) Manufacturing
3 7 (6.93%) Marketing
3 7 (6.93%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.97%) Retail
5 2 (1.98%) Billing
5 2 (1.98%) Legal
5 2 (1.98%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.99%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 38 (37.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (13.86%) VMware Engineer
2 14 (13.86%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (10.89%) Consultant
4 10 (9.90%) Server Engineer
5 9 (8.91%) Support Engineer
5 9 (8.91%) Technical Consultant
6 8 (7.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 8 (7.92%) IT Manager
7 7 (6.93%) Analyst
8 6 (5.94%) Administrator
8 6 (5.94%) Architect
8 6 (5.94%) Infrastructure Manager
8 6 (5.94%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (4.95%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (4.95%) Senior Consultant
9 5 (4.95%) Senior Technical Consultant
9 5 (4.95%) Server Consultant
9 5 (4.95%) Storage Engineer
9 5 (4.95%) Web Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.90%) .NET
1 10 (9.90%) LDAP
2 8 (7.92%) WCF
2 8 (7.92%) Web Services
3 6 (5.94%) LAMP
4 5 (4.95%) MAPI
4 5 (4.95%) Middleware
5 4 (3.96%) ATL
6 2 (1.98%) JSON
6 2 (1.98%) RESTful
7 1 (0.99%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 45 (44.55%) Replication
2 23 (22.77%) Data Centre
3 20 (19.80%) EMC VNX
4 14 (13.86%) Clustering
5 9 (8.91%) Enterprise Storage
6 7 (6.93%) Mainframe
7 5 (4.95%) IBM Mainframe
7 5 (4.95%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (4.95%) YubiKey
8 4 (3.96%) EMC VMAX
8 4 (3.96%) Management Information System
8 4 (3.96%) Public Cloud
9 3 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (2.97%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (2.97%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (2.97%) N-Tier
9 3 (2.97%) Private Cloud
10 2 (1.98%) CMDB
10 2 (1.98%) Enterprise Cloud
11 1 (0.99%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 70 (69.31%) Windows
2 44 (43.56%) Linux
3 28 (27.72%) Windows Server
4 20 (19.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (19.80%) Unix
5 16 (15.84%) Windows 10
6 15 (14.85%) Windows 7
7 13 (12.87%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (11.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (7.92%) Windows 8
10 5 (4.95%) AIX
10 5 (4.95%) VMS
11 3 (2.97%) Mac OS
11 3 (2.97%) Solaris
11 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.99%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (41.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 36 (35.64%) ITIL
3 24 (23.76%) Storage Management
4 23 (22.77%) Capacity Management
5 18 (17.82%) Virtual Environments
6 16 (15.84%) Collaborative Working
6 16 (15.84%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 13 (12.87%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (11.88%) Capacity Planning
9 11 (10.89%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (9.90%) Project Management
11 9 (8.91%) Artificial Intelligence
11 9 (8.91%) Coaching
11 9 (8.91%) Deployment Automation
11 9 (8.91%) Task Automation
12 8 (7.92%) High Availability
13 7 (6.93%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (6.93%) Customer Engagement
13 7 (6.93%) Digital Marketing
13 7 (6.93%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (30.69%) SQL
2 19 (18.81%) Perl
3 15 (14.85%) PowerShell
4 14 (13.86%) Python
5 13 (12.87%) Bash Shell
6 9 (8.91%) Java
6 9 (8.91%) Ruby
6 9 (8.91%) Shell Script
7 8 (7.92%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.98%) C
8 2 (1.98%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (18.81%) Degree
2 18 (17.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 14 (13.86%) EMC Certification
3 14 (13.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (11.88%) MCSE
5 4 (3.96%) MCITP
5 4 (3.96%) MCP
6 3 (2.97%) AWS Certification
6 3 (2.97%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.97%) MCSA
6 3 (2.97%) RHCE
7 1 (0.99%) NCIE
7 1 (0.99%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.92%) SLA
2 2 (1.98%) COBIT
3 1 (0.99%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 64 (63.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (39.60%) Active Directory
3 24 (23.76%) Virtual Machines
4 22 (21.78%) Hyper-V
5 14 (13.86%) Virtual Servers
5 14 (13.86%) vSphere
6 9 (8.91%) Samba
6 9 (8.91%) Terminal Server
7 6 (5.94%) vCloud
8 5 (4.95%) KVM
8 5 (4.95%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (4.95%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (2.97%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (2.97%) Docker
9 3 (2.97%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 3 (2.97%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.98%) OpenAM
10 2 (1.98%) XenApp
11 1 (0.99%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.99%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 19 (18.81%) vMotion
2 17 (16.83%) EMC VPLEX
2 17 (16.83%) Puppet
3 14 (13.86%) Cisco CUCM
3 14 (13.86%) SCCM
3 14 (13.86%) vRealize
4 12 (11.88%) Ansible
5 11 (10.89%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (8.91%) Terraform
6 9 (8.91%) vRealize Orchestrator
7 8 (7.92%) Microsoft Clustering
8 7 (6.93%) Backup Exec
8 7 (6.93%) NetBackup
9 5 (4.95%) Microsoft Intune
10 4 (3.96%) FortiGate
11 3 (2.97%) Nagios
11 3 (2.97%) Norton AntiVirus
12 2 (1.98%) SCOM
12 2 (1.98%) vCenter Server
12 2 (1.98%) WSUS
Vendors
1 68 (67.33%) VMware
2 46 (45.54%) Cisco
3 42 (41.58%) Microsoft
4 29 (28.71%) EMC
5 22 (21.78%) Brocade
6 17 (16.83%) Citrix
6 17 (16.83%) Isilon
6 17 (16.83%) Red Hat
7 16 (15.84%) HP
8 15 (14.85%) CommVault
9 13 (12.87%) Dell
9 13 (12.87%) Veeam
10 9 (8.91%) Centrify
10 9 (8.91%) Oracle
11 7 (6.93%) IBM
11 7 (6.93%) Juniper
11 7 (6.93%) NetApp
11 7 (6.93%) SAP
12 6 (5.94%) Google
13 5 (4.95%) NETGEAR