Period
to 23 April 2019

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 23 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Attached Storage (NAS)
UK > Wales
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 119 135 133
Rank change year-on-year +16 -2 -26
Permanent jobs citing NAS 6 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.34% 0.10% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.28% 0.71% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 10
Wales median annual salary £42,000 £34,250 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.63% -16.97% -8.33%
10th Percentile £31,625 £29,975 £27,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £38,725 £49,125
UK median annual salary £43,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.47% +5.56% +4.65%

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 263 281 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 14.77% 14.68% 15.68%
Number of salaries quoted 210 224 288
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £23,975 £24,300 £22,425
90th Percentile £55,025 £53,750 £50,900
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 23 April 2019.

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 23 April 2019. 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 -3 4 £43,750 +27.74%
West Wales - 2 £39,000 -
NAS
UK

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (83.33%) Technical Leadership
2 5 (83.33%) IIS
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
4 3 (50.00%) MCSE
4 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (50.00%) SAS
4 3 (50.00%) DHCP
4 3 (50.00%) MCITP
4 3 (50.00%) NetApp
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) vSphere
4 3 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (50.00%) High Availability
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (33.33%) Coaching

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 5 (83.33%) IIS
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (50.00%) SAS
3 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
3 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) MPLS
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) SNMP
5 1 (16.67%) VLAN
5 1 (16.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 2 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
2 2 (33.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (16.67%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Problem-Solving
1 5 (83.33%) Technical Leadership
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) High Availability
3 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
4 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 2 (33.33%) Coaching
4 2 (33.33%) Data Governance
4 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) MCITP
1 3 (50.00%) MCSE
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) NetApp
4 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (33.33%) Veeam
5 1 (16.67%) HP