Period
to 23 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Attached Storage (NAS)
England > South East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 451 417 396
Rank change year-on-year -34 -21 +36
Permanent jobs citing NAS 104 174 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.34% 0.50% 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.92% 2.32% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85 160 236
South East median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +8.43%
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,100 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,125 £59,375
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 5420 7496 8532
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.61% 21.36% 20.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4311 6000 6945
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £24,250 £26,225 £24,350
90th Percentile £66,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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 52 £50,000 -4.76%
Thames Valley -13 27 £48,500 -7.62% 5
Berkshire +1 17 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Hampshire +2 15 £35,875 -22.01%
Kent +11 7 £32,000 -1.54%
Oxfordshire +7 6 £50,000 -4.76%
West Sussex -7 5 £45,000 +20.00%
Buckinghamshire +10 4 £40,000 -5.88% 2
East Sussex -16 3 £45,000 -19.82% 1
Middlesex - 1 - -
NAS
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 95 (91.35%) SAN
2 78 (75.00%) Windows
3 64 (61.54%) VMware
4 56 (53.85%) Cisco
5 54 (51.92%) Firewall
6 49 (47.12%) Active Directory
7 46 (44.23%) VMware Infrastructure
8 43 (41.35%) Microsoft
8 43 (41.35%) TCP/IP
9 39 (37.50%) Linux
9 39 (37.50%) vSphere
10 35 (33.65%) DNS
11 32 (30.77%) Windows Server
12 29 (27.88%) Capacity Planning
13 27 (25.96%) iSCSI
13 27 (25.96%) SQL Server
14 26 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
15 24 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
16 20 (19.23%) ITIL
17 19 (18.27%) Finance
17 19 (18.27%) High Availability
18 18 (17.31%) Meraki
18 18 (17.31%) DevOps
18 18 (17.31%) Data Centre
18 18 (17.31%) WAN
18 18 (17.31%) DHCP
19 17 (16.35%) Fortinet
19 17 (16.35%) Infrastructure Monitoring
19 17 (16.35%) Private Cloud
20 16 (15.38%) Virtual Machines

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 14 (13.46%) MS Exchange
2 7 (6.73%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (6.73%) IIS
3 6 (5.77%) OpenStack
4 5 (4.81%) Apache
4 5 (4.81%) WebLogic
5 4 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (3.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.96%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (5.77%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.62%) Office 365
2 6 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.77%) SaaS
3 5 (4.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.96%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.96%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 95 (91.35%) SAN
2 54 (51.92%) Firewall
3 43 (41.35%) TCP/IP
4 35 (33.65%) DNS
5 27 (25.96%) iSCSI
6 18 (17.31%) DHCP
6 18 (17.31%) WAN
7 15 (14.42%) LAN
7 15 (14.42%) VoIP
8 11 (10.58%) HTTP
8 11 (10.58%) Remote Desktop
9 10 (9.62%) FTP
10 9 (8.65%) Internet
10 9 (8.65%) Intrusion Detection
10 9 (8.65%) VPN
11 8 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (7.69%) MPLS
11 8 (7.69%) SSH
12 6 (5.77%) Intranet
12 6 (5.77%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (25.96%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.81%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (4.81%) NoSQL
2 5 (4.81%) OLAP
2 5 (4.81%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (4.81%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (3.85%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.92%) Big Data
5 1 (0.96%) Couchbase
5 1 (0.96%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.96%) Ingres
5 1 (0.96%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.96%) MySQL
5 1 (0.96%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.96%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (18.27%) Finance
2 8 (7.69%) Retail
3 5 (4.81%) Marketing
4 4 (3.85%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.88%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.92%) Banking
6 2 (1.92%) Electronics
6 2 (1.92%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.96%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 30 (28.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (13.46%) Infrastructure Manager
2 14 (13.46%) VMware Engineer
3 12 (11.54%) Analyst
3 12 (11.54%) Storage Engineer
4 11 (10.58%) Administrator
4 11 (10.58%) Support Engineer
5 10 (9.62%) Infrastructure Services Manager
5 10 (9.62%) IT Support
5 10 (9.62%) Service Manager
6 9 (8.65%) Cloud Engineer
6 9 (8.65%) DevOps Manager
6 9 (8.65%) Lead DevOps
6 9 (8.65%) Support Analyst
7 8 (7.69%) Network Engineer
8 7 (6.73%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (6.73%) Network Administrator
8 7 (6.73%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (6.73%) Senior VMware Engineer
8 7 (6.73%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.77%) POSIX
2 5 (4.81%) Middleware
2 5 (4.81%) Web Services
3 4 (3.85%) Java EE
3 4 (3.85%) JSON
3 4 (3.85%) REST
3 4 (3.85%) SOAP
3 4 (3.85%) WSDL
3 4 (3.85%) XSD
4 3 (2.88%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.96%) Flash
5 1 (0.96%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.31%) Data Centre
2 17 (16.35%) Private Cloud
3 11 (10.58%) Enterprise Storage
3 11 (10.58%) Handset
4 10 (9.62%) Computer Science
5 9 (8.65%) Clustering
6 8 (7.69%) Replication
7 7 (6.73%) iPhone
8 6 (5.77%) Linux Command Line
9 5 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (3.85%) HP Storage
11 3 (2.88%) Management Information System
12 2 (1.92%) EMC VNX
12 2 (1.92%) Enterprise Cloud
12 2 (1.92%) Smartphone
13 1 (0.96%) Celerra
13 1 (0.96%) CMDB
13 1 (0.96%) Hybrid Cloud
13 1 (0.96%) IBM XIV
13 1 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 78 (75.00%) Windows
2 39 (37.50%) Linux
3 32 (30.77%) Windows Server
4 14 (13.46%) Windows 10
5 13 (12.50%) CentOS
6 12 (11.54%) Windows 8
7 11 (10.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (9.62%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (7.69%) Android
9 8 (7.69%) Unix
9 8 (7.69%) Windows 7
10 6 (5.77%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (3.85%) AIX
11 4 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.96%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (27.88%) Capacity Planning
2 26 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 20 (19.23%) ITIL
4 19 (18.27%) High Availability
5 18 (17.31%) DevOps
6 17 (16.35%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 13 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
8 11 (10.58%) Business Continuity
9 8 (7.69%) Patch Management
9 8 (7.69%) Software Deployment
10 7 (6.73%) Mobile Device Management
10 7 (6.73%) Project Management
10 7 (6.73%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (5.77%) Load Balancing
12 5 (4.81%) Data Architecture
12 5 (4.81%) E-Commerce
12 5 (4.81%) ETL
12 5 (4.81%) Kalman Filter
12 5 (4.81%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (4.81%) UML
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.54%) SQL
2 8 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 7 (6.73%) Bash Shell
4 5 (4.81%) T-SQL
5 4 (3.85%) Java
6 3 (2.88%) Perl
6 3 (2.88%) VBScript
7 1 (0.96%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (11.54%) MCP
3 11 (10.58%) Degree
4 8 (7.69%) CCNA
5 7 (6.73%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (5.77%) MCSA
6 6 (5.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (4.81%) MCDBA
8 4 (3.85%) MCSE
9 3 (2.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (1.92%) DBS Check
10 2 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.92%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.92%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.96%) CCNP
11 1 (0.96%) EMC Certification
11 1 (0.96%) JNCIA
11 1 (0.96%) MCITP
11 1 (0.96%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.58%) SLA
2 5 (4.81%) Data Quality
3 4 (3.85%) QA
4 1 (0.96%) PMO
System Software
1 49 (47.12%) Active Directory
2 46 (44.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (37.50%) vSphere
4 16 (15.38%) Virtual Machines
5 10 (9.62%) NFS
6 7 (6.73%) Hyper-V
6 7 (6.73%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (4.81%) Firmware
7 5 (4.81%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (2.88%) ISA Server
8 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (1.92%) XenApp
10 1 (0.96%) KVM
10 1 (0.96%) Samba
10 1 (0.96%) vCloud
10 1 (0.96%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.96%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (14.42%) SCCM
2 11 (10.58%) NetVault Backup
3 7 (6.73%) Nagios
4 6 (5.77%) Opsview
4 6 (5.77%) Puppet
4 6 (5.77%) SCOM
4 6 (5.77%) WSUS
5 5 (4.81%) Microsoft Clustering
5 5 (4.81%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (4.81%) vCenter Server
6 3 (2.88%) FortiGate
7 2 (1.92%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (1.92%) vRealize
8 1 (0.96%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.96%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.96%) Oracle ZFS
8 1 (0.96%) PowerCLI
8 1 (0.96%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.96%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 64 (61.54%) VMware
2 56 (53.85%) Cisco
3 43 (41.35%) Microsoft
4 18 (17.31%) Meraki
5 17 (16.35%) Fortinet
6 16 (15.38%) Dell
6 16 (15.38%) HP
7 13 (12.50%) EqualLogic
7 13 (12.50%) F5
8 11 (10.58%) Juniper
8 11 (10.58%) Veeam
9 7 (6.73%) Citrix
9 7 (6.73%) IBM
10 6 (5.77%) EMC
10 6 (5.77%) Oracle
10 6 (5.77%) Sophos
11 5 (4.81%) CheckPoint
11 5 (4.81%) RedGate
12 4 (3.85%) NetApp
12 4 (3.85%) Synology