Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Attached Storage (NAS)
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 119 131
Rank change year-on-year -15 +12 +23
Permanent jobs citing NAS 7 15 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.35% 0.77% 0.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.17% 4.48% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 20
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -5.41%
10th Percentile £23,250 £29,750 £19,500
90th Percentile £44,250 £51,250 £43,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% 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 Wales with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 322 335 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 15.96% 17.16% 18.57%
Number of salaries quoted 269 288 378
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% +2.67% -2.60%
10th Percentile £23,000 £25,750 £22,675
90th Percentile £63,000 £54,650 £62,875
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

NAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing NAS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for NAS in Wales

NAS
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for NAS in Wales

NAS
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NAS in Wales over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for NAS in Wales

NAS
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Wales region over the 6 months to 22 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
South Wales -20 3 £42,500 +13.33%
West Wales - 3 £42,500 -
North Wales - 1 £39,000 -
NAS
UK

For the 6 months to 22 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 Wales region with a requirement for NAS.

1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) SAN
3 5 (71.43%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) Office 365
4 4 (57.14%) VPN
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco
4 4 (57.14%) IIS
4 4 (57.14%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
5 3 (42.86%) SQL
5 3 (42.86%) MCSE
5 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
5 3 (42.86%) ITIL
5 3 (42.86%) DNS
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
5 3 (42.86%) Firewall
6 2 (28.57%) Replication
6 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
6 2 (28.57%) MCITP
6 2 (28.57%) vSphere
6 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (28.57%) Veeam
6 2 (28.57%) Problem Management

NAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 4 (57.14%) IIS
2 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
3 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (28.57%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) SAN
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) MPLS
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
5 1 (14.29%) Internet
5 1 (14.29%) PABX
5 1 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (14.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 2 (28.57%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
1 2 (28.57%) Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) IT Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (14.29%) IT Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Support Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Services Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Coaching
3 2 (28.57%) Data Governance
3 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (28.57%) High Availability
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) MCSE
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) MCITP
3 1 (14.29%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (28.57%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 2 (28.57%) NetApp
4 2 (28.57%) Veeam
5 1 (14.29%) Sage