Period
to 18 November 2017

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

Network Attached Storage (NAS)
UK > Wales
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 143 151
Rank change year-on-year +18 +8 -28
Permanent jobs citing NAS 14 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.69% 0.57% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.66% 3.33% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 6
Wales median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% +1.35% -3.90%
10th Percentile £29,750 £21,700 £26,125
90th Percentile £51,875 £43,750 £53,125
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -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 382 451 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 18.82% 17.10% 16.24%
Number of salaries quoted 327 341 408
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -2.60% +5.48%
10th Percentile £25,750 £22,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £63,750 £55,550
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 November 2017.

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 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
South Wales +34 14 £38,000 -1.94%
NAS
UK

For the 6 months to 18 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 Wales region with a requirement for NAS.

1 14 (100.00%) SAN
2 12 (85.71%) Linux
3 10 (71.43%) VMware
4 9 (64.29%) Windows
5 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
5 8 (57.14%) ITIL
5 8 (57.14%) Unix
5 8 (57.14%) Cisco
6 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 4 (28.57%) EMC
7 4 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (28.57%) IBM
7 4 (28.57%) Hitachi
7 4 (28.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 4 (28.57%) Change Management
7 4 (28.57%) WebLogic
7 4 (28.57%) IIS
7 4 (28.57%) Oracle
7 4 (28.57%) JBoss
7 4 (28.57%) Ingres
7 4 (28.57%) NFS
7 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
7 4 (28.57%) EMC Centera
7 4 (28.57%) Migration
7 4 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (28.57%) Replication
7 4 (28.57%) NetBackup
7 4 (28.57%) Brocade
7 4 (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 (28.57%) IIS
1 4 (28.57%) JBoss
1 4 (28.57%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.14%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Chatbot
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (21.43%) SaaS
3 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) SAN
2 4 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 3 (21.43%) DNS
3 3 (21.43%) Firewall
3 3 (21.43%) HTTP
4 2 (14.29%) DHCP
5 1 (7.14%) SSH
5 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) Ingres
2 4 (28.57%) MongoDB
2 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle Exadata
2 4 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.14%) Couchbase
3 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Storage Specialist
1 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) DBA
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle DBA
2 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL DBA
2 3 (21.43%) SQL DBA
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Database Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) REST
2 2 (14.29%) WebRTC
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 4 (28.57%) EMC Centera
1 4 (28.57%) Replication
2 3 (21.43%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) Windows
3 8 (57.14%) Unix
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Change Management
2 4 (28.57%) High Availability
2 4 (28.57%) Migration
2 4 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (21.43%) Web Development
4 1 (7.14%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Java
1 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) NFS
2 4 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (28.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) NetBackup
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle ZFS
1 4 (28.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (14.29%) WSUS
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) VMware
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) Actian
4 4 (28.57%) Brocade
4 4 (28.57%) EMC
4 4 (28.57%) Hitachi
4 4 (28.57%) IBM
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle
4 4 (28.57%) SolidFire
4 4 (28.57%) Splunk
5 1 (7.14%) Cloudera