The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 189 165 171
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +6
Permanent jobs citing NAS 28 54 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.55% 0.96% 0.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.12% 3.27% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 12 30 37
Average salary £62,500 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £30,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
NAS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1318 1650 1559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.01% 29.40% 28.80%
Number of salaries quoted 849 1049 1196
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NAS across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

NAS
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

NAS Salary Trend in Berkshire

NAS
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NAS across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

NAS Salary Histogram in Berkshire

NAS
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -16 22 £67,500 +58.82% 2
Bracknell - 2 - - 1
Newbury -3 1 £65,000 -
Slough -6 1 £60,000 +71.42%
NAS
South East

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing NAS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited NAS.

1 73 (100.00%) SAN
2 44 (60.27%) Data Centre
3 37 (50.68%) HP
3 37 (50.68%) Linux
4 35 (47.95%) Windows
5 29 (39.73%) UNIX
5 29 (39.73%) Oracle
5 29 (39.73%) EMC
6 24 (32.88%) SQL Server
6 24 (32.88%) Brocade
7 23 (31.51%) VMware
7 23 (31.51%) Analytical Skills
8 20 (27.40%) VMware Infrastructure
8 20 (27.40%) Fibre Channel
9 19 (26.03%) Microsoft
9 19 (26.03%) Active Directory
9 19 (26.03%) Cisco
9 19 (26.03%) Enterprise Storage
9 19 (26.03%) Capacity Management
10 18 (24.66%) Security Cleared
10 18 (24.66%) SC Cleared
10 18 (24.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 18 (24.66%) Replication
10 18 (24.66%) TCP/IP
10 18 (24.66%) Microsoft Certification
10 18 (24.66%) Sun
10 18 (24.66%) Veritas
10 18 (24.66%) Red Hat
11 17 (23.29%) Disaster Recovery
11 17 (23.29%) StorageTek

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing NAS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited NAS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (23.29%) SharePoint
2 13 (17.81%) JBoss
2 13 (17.81%) Tomcat
3 12 (16.44%) IIS
4 9 (12.33%) MS Exchange
5 7 (9.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 7 (9.59%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (9.59%) Apache
5 7 (9.59%) WebSphere
6 5 (6.85%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (5.48%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (5.48%) Lotus Domino
7 4 (5.48%) Lync
8 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (1.37%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (1.37%) Eucalyptus
9 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 13 (17.81%) MS Excel
2 11 (15.07%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.07%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (10.96%) SaaS
3 1 (1.37%) Nimbula
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 73 (100.00%) SAN
2 20 (27.40%) Fibre Channel
3 18 (24.66%) TCP/IP
4 14 (19.18%) DNS
5 12 (16.44%) Firewall
6 11 (15.07%) DHCP
7 7 (9.59%) HTTP
7 7 (9.59%) LDAP
7 7 (9.59%) iSCSI
8 5 (6.85%) VPN
9 4 (5.48%) LAN
9 4 (5.48%) WAN
10 1 (1.37%) Ethernet
10 1 (1.37%) WLAN
10 1 (1.37%) ATM
10 1 (1.37%) SSL
10 1 (1.37%) Frame Relay
10 1 (1.37%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (1.37%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (1.37%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (32.88%) SQL Server
2 16 (21.92%) Oracle Database
3 10 (13.70%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (13.70%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (10.96%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (10.96%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (10.96%) Relational Database
5 7 (9.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (9.59%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (9.59%) MySQL
6 6 (8.22%) OLTP
6 6 (8.22%) OLAP
6 6 (8.22%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (6.85%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (16.44%) Finance
2 10 (13.70%) Legal
2 10 (13.70%) Retail
2 10 (13.70%) Billing
3 4 (5.48%) French Language
3 4 (5.48%) German Language
3 4 (5.48%) Spanish Language
4 2 (2.74%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (27.40%) 3rd Line Support
1 20 (27.40%) Storage Engineer
2 18 (24.66%) SAN Engineer
3 17 (23.29%) Support Engineer
3 17 (23.29%) EMC Engineer
3 17 (23.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 17 (23.29%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 17 (23.29%) EMC Storage Engineer
3 17 (23.29%) Storage Support Engineer
4 12 (16.44%) Architect
5 10 (13.70%) Technical Architect
6 8 (10.96%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 8 (10.96%) Consultant
6 8 (10.96%) Sales Consultant
7 6 (8.22%) Integration Engineer
7 6 (8.22%) Senior Integration Engineer
8 5 (6.85%) Administrator
8 5 (6.85%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (5.48%) Analyst
9 4 (5.48%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.70%) Software Packaging
2 8 (10.96%) .NET
3 6 (8.22%) J2EE
3 6 (8.22%) JDBC
3 6 (8.22%) JSP
3 6 (8.22%) Servlets
3 6 (8.22%) XML
3 6 (8.22%) J2SE
3 6 (8.22%) Hibernate
3 6 (8.22%) JPA
4 1 (1.37%) COM
4 1 (1.37%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 44 (60.27%) Data Centre
2 23 (31.51%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (26.03%) Enterprise Storage
4 18 (24.66%) Replication
5 15 (20.55%) Clustering
6 11 (15.07%) N-Tier
7 10 (13.70%) Management Information System
8 7 (9.59%) Client/Server
9 6 (8.22%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (8.22%) Data Structures
10 3 (4.11%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (4.11%) Computer Science
11 1 (1.37%) Celerra
11 1 (1.37%) EqualLogic
11 1 (1.37%) HP Storage
11 1 (1.37%) Blackberry
11 1 (1.37%) Public Cloud
11 1 (1.37%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 37 (50.68%) Linux
2 35 (47.95%) Windows
3 29 (39.73%) UNIX
4 18 (24.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (19.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (19.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (10.96%) Solaris
7 4 (5.48%) AIX
7 4 (5.48%) HPUX
8 3 (4.11%) Windows 2000
8 3 (4.11%) Windows NT
8 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (4.11%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (1.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.03%) Capacity Management
2 17 (23.29%) Configuration Management
2 17 (23.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 17 (23.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 14 (19.18%) ITIL
4 12 (16.44%) Migration
4 12 (16.44%) Load Balancing
5 11 (15.07%) Project Management
5 11 (15.07%) SOA
6 10 (13.70%) Validation
6 10 (13.70%) Project Planning
6 10 (13.70%) Business Development
6 10 (13.70%) TOGAF
6 10 (13.70%) DoDAF
6 10 (13.70%) SABSA
7 6 (8.22%) Data Mapping
7 6 (8.22%) Performance Management
7 6 (8.22%) Workflow
7 6 (8.22%) ETL
7 6 (8.22%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.07%) SQL
1 11 (15.07%) Perl
2 9 (12.33%) Shell Script
3 7 (9.59%) PowerShell
3 7 (9.59%) Java
4 6 (8.22%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (24.66%) Microsoft Certification
1 18 (24.66%) SC Cleared
1 18 (24.66%) Security Cleared
2 17 (23.29%) DV Cleared
3 16 (21.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 16 (21.92%) MCSE
4 14 (19.18%) MCITP
5 10 (13.70%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (12.33%) Degree
7 3 (4.11%) NCDA
7 3 (4.11%) NCIE
7 3 (4.11%) VCP5
8 2 (2.74%) MCP
8 2 (2.74%) MCSA
8 2 (2.74%) CCNA
8 2 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.37%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.70%) COBIT
2 1 (1.37%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (27.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (26.03%) Active Directory
3 17 (23.29%) Hyper-V
4 14 (19.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 14 (19.18%) vSphere
5 12 (16.44%) vCloud
6 10 (13.70%) Terminal Services
7 7 (9.59%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (4.11%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.37%) Xen
9 1 (1.37%) MetaFrame
9 1 (1.37%) Firmware
9 1 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (23.29%) EMC NetWorker
2 14 (19.18%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 12 (16.44%) NetBackup
4 7 (9.59%) Puppet
4 7 (9.59%) OpenAM
5 6 (8.22%) Backup Exec
6 5 (6.85%) SCCM
7 3 (4.11%) PureDisk
8 2 (2.74%) ARCserve
9 1 (1.37%) SCOM
9 1 (1.37%) Legato
9 1 (1.37%) Nagios
9 1 (1.37%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 37 (50.68%) HP
2 29 (39.73%) Oracle
2 29 (39.73%) EMC
3 24 (32.88%) Brocade
4 23 (31.51%) VMware
5 19 (26.03%) Cisco
5 19 (26.03%) Microsoft
6 18 (24.66%) Sun
6 18 (24.66%) Veritas
6 18 (24.66%) Red Hat
7 17 (23.29%) StorageTek
8 13 (17.81%) NetApp
8 13 (17.81%) Juniper
9 8 (10.96%) 3PAR
10 7 (9.59%) Intel
11 6 (8.22%) Symantec
12 4 (5.48%) Dell Compellent
12 4 (5.48%) Dell
12 4 (5.48%) IBM
13 3 (4.11%) Hitachi
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