Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Attached Storage (NAS)
UK > Wales
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 128 118
Rank change year-on-year -2 -10 +35
Permanent jobs citing NAS 6 15 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.31% 0.71% 1.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.87% 4.45% 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 27
Wales median annual salary £34,250 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.67% +7.14% -4.11%
10th Percentile £23,125 £29,750 £22,650
90th Percentile £43,750 £48,750 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% 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 321 337 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 16.78% 15.93% 19.26%
Number of salaries quoted 262 301 412
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,482
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +0.05% -3.89%
10th Percentile £22,050 £22,500 £22,525
90th Percentile £59,762 £52,500 £62,375
UK median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% - -

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 16 August 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 16 August 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 -8 5 £38,000 +1.33%
West Wales - 1 £24,500 -
NAS
UK

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (33.33%) VPN
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco
5 2 (33.33%) IIS
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) MCSE
5 2 (33.33%) Ingres
5 2 (33.33%) SAS
5 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
5 2 (33.33%) High Availability
5 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (33.33%) Cloudera
5 2 (33.33%) vSphere
5 2 (33.33%) SaaS
5 2 (33.33%) PaaS
5 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
5 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle Exadata

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 2 (33.33%) IIS
1 2 (33.33%) SAS
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) IaaS
1 2 (33.33%) PaaS
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) PABX
3 1 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 2 (33.33%) Ingres
2 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (33.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Database Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) IT Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (16.67%) IT Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Junior
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Support Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Services Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (33.33%) High Availability
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (33.33%) Statistics
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) MCITP
1 2 (33.33%) MCSE
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Actian
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Cloudera
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) Sage