Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Attached Storage (NAS)
UK > Wales
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 130 139
Rank change year-on-year +3 +9 +4
Permanent jobs citing NAS 9 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.45% 0.69% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.78% 3.74% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 14
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.84% -1.94% +6.16%
10th Percentile £33,950 £29,750 £23,250
90th Percentile £45,500 £51,875 £43,750
UK median annual salary £43,375 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.68% +5.56% -

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 324 374 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 16.28% 18.35% 16.43%
Number of salaries quoted 267 313 320
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £23,000 £25,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £54,350 £65,000
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 18 December 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 18 December 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
West Wales - 5 £41,500 -
South Wales -14 3 £42,500 +11.84% 2
North Wales - 1 £39,000 -
NAS
UK

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (88.89%) SAN
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server
3 7 (77.78%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (77.78%) Technical Leadership
3 7 (77.78%) IIS
3 7 (77.78%) VPN
3 7 (77.78%) Cisco
4 5 (55.56%) Office 365
4 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
4 5 (55.56%) Windows 10
5 4 (44.44%) Data Governance
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
5 4 (44.44%) Coaching
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (44.44%) Veeam
5 4 (44.44%) ITIL
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (44.44%) NetApp
5 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (44.44%) MPLS
5 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity
5 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery

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 7 (77.78%) IIS
2 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
3 3 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) SAN
2 7 (77.78%) VPN
3 4 (44.44%) DHCP
3 4 (44.44%) DNS
3 4 (44.44%) Firewall
3 4 (44.44%) LAN
3 4 (44.44%) MPLS
3 4 (44.44%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) PABX
4 1 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (11.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 4 (44.44%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
1 4 (44.44%) Team Leader
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Services Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Replication
2 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Windows Server
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 10
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Problem-Solving
1 7 (77.78%) Technical Leadership
2 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity
2 4 (44.44%) Change Management
2 4 (44.44%) Coaching
2 4 (44.44%) Data Governance
2 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
2 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
3 3 (33.33%) High Availability
3 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) MCSE
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (11.11%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
3 4 (44.44%) NetApp
3 4 (44.44%) Veeam