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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 181 173 192
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +19
Permanent jobs citing NAS 35 54 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.70% 0.91% 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.74% 3.04% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 18 30 27
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.29%
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
1278 1776 1543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.50% 29.90% 27.57%
Number of salaries quoted 899 992 1122
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -12 19 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Bracknell - 5 £55,000 -
Newbury +5 4 £62,500 - 1
Windsor - 2 £47,500 -
Slough -9 1 £60,000 +71.42%
NAS
South East

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 62 (96.88%) SAN
2 34 (53.13%) Windows
2 34 (53.13%) Data Centre
3 29 (45.31%) HP
4 27 (42.19%) VMware
5 26 (40.63%) Linux
6 24 (37.50%) EMC
7 22 (34.38%) UNIX
8 21 (32.81%) Brocade
9 20 (31.25%) Cisco
10 19 (29.69%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (28.13%) Active Directory
12 17 (26.56%) Replication
13 16 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 16 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (25.00%) Microsoft
13 16 (25.00%) Configuration Management
13 16 (25.00%) Oracle
14 15 (23.44%) Microsoft Certification
14 15 (23.44%) vSphere
14 15 (23.44%) Fibre Channel
15 14 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
15 14 (21.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 14 (21.88%) Hyper-V
15 14 (21.88%) MCSE
16 13 (20.31%) TCP/IP
16 13 (20.31%) ITIL
16 13 (20.31%) Enterprise Storage
17 12 (18.75%) Capacity Management
17 12 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 11 (17.19%) IIS
1 11 (17.19%) SharePoint
2 6 (9.38%) Tomcat
3 5 (7.81%) MS Exchange
4 4 (6.25%) JBoss
4 4 (6.25%) Apache
4 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (3.13%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (3.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (3.13%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.56%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (1.56%) Eucalyptus
6 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (17.19%) MS Excel
2 9 (14.06%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (4.69%) SaaS
3 1 (1.56%) PaaS
3 1 (1.56%) Nimbula
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (96.88%) SAN
2 15 (23.44%) Fibre Channel
3 13 (20.31%) TCP/IP
4 12 (18.75%) iSCSI
5 11 (17.19%) DNS
6 10 (15.63%) Firewall
7 9 (14.06%) DHCP
8 8 (12.50%) VPN
8 8 (12.50%) LAN
8 8 (12.50%) WAN
9 2 (3.13%) VoIP
9 2 (3.13%) PBX
9 2 (3.13%) LDAP
9 2 (3.13%) Ethernet
9 2 (3.13%) HTTP
9 2 (3.13%) VLAN
9 2 (3.13%) SSL
9 2 (3.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 2 (3.13%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 1 (1.56%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.63%) SQL Server
1 10 (15.63%) Oracle Database
2 7 (10.94%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (10.94%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (6.25%) MySQL
3 4 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.69%) OLTP
4 3 (4.69%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (3.13%) OLAP
5 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.13%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (17.19%) Finance
2 7 (10.94%) Legal
2 7 (10.94%) Retail
2 7 (10.94%) Billing
3 5 (7.81%) Marketing
4 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.13%) Banking
6 1 (1.56%) Back Office
6 1 (1.56%) Electronics
6 1 (1.56%) French Language
6 1 (1.56%) German Language
6 1 (1.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 18 (28.13%) Storage Engineer
2 14 (21.88%) 3rd Line Support
2 14 (21.88%) Support Engineer
2 14 (21.88%) EMC Engineer
2 14 (21.88%) EMC Storage Engineer
3 13 (20.31%) SAN Engineer
4 12 (18.75%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 12 (18.75%) Consultant
4 12 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 12 (18.75%) Storage Support Engineer
4 12 (18.75%) SAN Storage Engineer
5 11 (17.19%) Sales Consultant
6 10 (15.63%) Architect
7 7 (10.94%) Technical Architect
7 7 (10.94%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (10.94%) Administrator
8 4 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 4 (6.25%) Storage Consultant
9 2 (3.13%) Senior Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.94%) Software Packaging
2 2 (3.13%) JPA
2 2 (3.13%) Hibernate
2 2 (3.13%) XML
2 2 (3.13%) J2SE
2 2 (3.13%) .NET
2 2 (3.13%) J2EE
2 2 (3.13%) JDBC
2 2 (3.13%) JSP
2 2 (3.13%) Servlets
3 1 (1.56%) SOAP
3 1 (1.56%) Web Services
3 1 (1.56%) COM
3 1 (1.56%) CSS
3 1 (1.56%) WSDL
3 1 (1.56%) Middleware
3 1 (1.56%) XSD
3 1 (1.56%) Java EE
3 1 (1.56%) JSON
3 1 (1.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 34 (53.13%) Data Centre
2 19 (29.69%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (26.56%) Replication
4 13 (20.31%) Enterprise Storage
5 11 (17.19%) Clustering
6 9 (14.06%) Client/Server
7 8 (12.50%) N-Tier
8 7 (10.94%) Management Information System
9 4 (6.25%) EqualLogic
10 3 (4.69%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (3.13%) EMC VNX
11 2 (3.13%) EMC VMAX
11 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (3.13%) Data Structures
12 1 (1.56%) Public Cloud
12 1 (1.56%) Blackberry
12 1 (1.56%) Statistics
12 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 34 (53.13%) Windows
2 26 (40.63%) Linux
3 22 (34.38%) UNIX
4 14 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (21.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (7.81%) Solaris
7 4 (6.25%) Windows 2000
7 4 (6.25%) Windows NT
8 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (3.13%) AIX
10 1 (1.56%) HPUX
10 1 (1.56%) Android
10 1 (1.56%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (1.56%) BlackBerry OS
10 1 (1.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 16 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (20.31%) ITIL
3 12 (18.75%) Capacity Management
3 12 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
4 9 (14.06%) SOA
4 9 (14.06%) Project Management
4 9 (14.06%) Load Balancing
5 8 (12.50%) Project Planning
5 8 (12.50%) Validation
5 8 (12.50%) Migration
5 8 (12.50%) TOGAF
6 7 (10.94%) DoDAF
6 7 (10.94%) SABSA
6 7 (10.94%) Business Development
7 4 (6.25%) Change Control
7 4 (6.25%) Data Management
7 4 (6.25%) ETL
8 3 (4.69%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (4.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.94%) SQL
2 5 (7.81%) Shell Script
2 5 (7.81%) Perl
3 3 (4.69%) Java
4 2 (3.13%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (23.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (21.88%) MCSE
3 12 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 12 (18.75%) MCITP
3 12 (18.75%) SC Cleared
3 12 (18.75%) DV Cleared
3 12 (18.75%) Security Cleared
4 7 (10.94%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (7.81%) CCNA
5 5 (7.81%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (4.69%) RHCA
7 2 (3.13%) Degree
7 2 (3.13%) RHCSA
8 1 (1.56%) NCDA
8 1 (1.56%) NCIE
8 1 (1.56%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.50%) COBIT
2 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 18 (28.13%) Active Directory
2 16 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (23.44%) vSphere
4 14 (21.88%) Hyper-V
5 9 (14.06%) vCloud
6 8 (12.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 7 (10.94%) Terminal Services
8 5 (7.81%) VMware ESX
9 3 (4.69%) XenApp
10 2 (3.13%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (3.13%) SRDF
10 2 (3.13%) Firmware
11 1 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (1.56%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 12 (18.75%) EMC NetWorker
2 8 (12.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 5 (7.81%) NetBackup
4 4 (6.25%) Puppet
5 3 (4.69%) PureDisk
5 3 (4.69%) Backup Exec
6 2 (3.13%) Nagios
6 2 (3.13%) BMC Marimba
6 2 (3.13%) SCCM
6 2 (3.13%) Cacti
6 2 (3.13%) OpenAM
6 2 (3.13%) Check_MK
6 2 (3.13%) EMC VPLEX
7 1 (1.56%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.56%) Legato
7 1 (1.56%) SCOM
7 1 (1.56%) ARCserve
7 1 (1.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (45.31%) HP
2 27 (42.19%) VMware
3 24 (37.50%) EMC
4 21 (32.81%) Brocade
5 20 (31.25%) Cisco
6 16 (25.00%) Oracle
6 16 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 12 (18.75%) Sun
7 12 (18.75%) StorageTek
7 12 (18.75%) Veritas
7 12 (18.75%) Red Hat
8 10 (15.63%) Juniper
8 10 (15.63%) NetApp
9 9 (14.06%) Intel
9 9 (14.06%) IBM
10 8 (12.50%) Dell
10 8 (12.50%) Symantec
11 6 (9.38%) 3PAR
12 4 (6.25%) F5
12 4 (6.25%) Citrix
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