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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 182 185 150
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -35
Permanent jobs citing NAS 40 35 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.74% 0.62% 1.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.72% 2.19% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 27 18 34
Average salary £65,000 £46,250 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.54% -9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,800 £30,000 £37,150
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £63,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,958 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.33% +2.39%
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
1470 1598 1668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.33% 28.38% 31.80%
Number of salaries quoted 904 1073 1261
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 -5 32 £67,500 +68.75% 3
Bracknell +8 4 - -
Newbury +5 1 £43,000 -
NAS
South East

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 102 (100.00%) SAN
2 56 (54.90%) HP
3 51 (50.00%) Windows
4 48 (47.06%) Oracle
5 47 (46.08%) EMC
6 45 (44.12%) Linux
7 37 (36.27%) Microsoft
8 35 (34.31%) SQL Server
9 33 (32.35%) Firewall
10 32 (31.37%) VMware
11 29 (28.43%) Brocade
12 28 (27.45%) VMware Infrastructure
13 27 (26.47%) Fibre Channel
13 27 (26.47%) Veritas
13 27 (26.47%) UNIX
14 26 (25.49%) NetApp
15 25 (24.51%) Active Directory
16 24 (23.53%) Sun
16 24 (23.53%) TCP/IP
16 24 (23.53%) DNS
17 23 (22.55%) Cisco
17 23 (22.55%) Red Hat
17 23 (22.55%) Security Cleared
17 23 (22.55%) SC Cleared
17 23 (22.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 23 (22.55%) Replication
18 22 (21.57%) EMC NetWorker
18 22 (21.57%) DV Cleared
18 22 (21.57%) Performance Monitoring
18 22 (21.57%) StorageTek

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 20 (19.61%) SharePoint
2 17 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 17 (16.67%) JBoss
3 13 (12.75%) IIS
3 13 (12.75%) Apache
4 11 (10.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 11 (10.78%) BizTalk Server
4 11 (10.78%) WebSphere
5 10 (9.80%) MS Exchange
6 7 (6.86%) Lync
7 5 (4.90%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (3.92%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (3.92%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.98%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 17 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.80%) MS Visio
3 7 (6.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (8.82%) Oracle BRM
2 7 (6.86%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.76%) SaaS
2 10 (9.80%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 102 (100.00%) SAN
2 33 (32.35%) Firewall
3 27 (26.47%) Fibre Channel
4 24 (23.53%) TCP/IP
4 24 (23.53%) DNS
5 17 (16.67%) iSCSI
6 14 (13.73%) DHCP
7 11 (10.78%) HTTP
7 11 (10.78%) LDAP
8 7 (6.86%) Network Security
9 3 (2.94%) LAN
9 3 (2.94%) WAN
10 2 (1.96%) VPN
11 1 (0.98%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (34.31%) SQL Server
2 16 (15.69%) Oracle Database
3 15 (14.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 13 (12.75%) MySQL
5 12 (11.76%) Relational Database
5 12 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
6 11 (10.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (10.78%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (9.80%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (9.80%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (5.88%) Oracle OLAP
8 6 (5.88%) OLTP
8 6 (5.88%) OLAP
9 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 9 (8.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (4.90%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (10.78%) Finance
2 10 (9.80%) Legal
2 10 (9.80%) Retail
2 10 (9.80%) Billing
3 4 (3.92%) French Language
3 4 (3.92%) German Language
3 4 (3.92%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 33 (32.35%) Storage Engineer
2 23 (22.55%) SAN Engineer
3 22 (21.57%) EMC Storage Engineer
3 22 (21.57%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 22 (21.57%) EMC Engineer
4 18 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support
5 15 (14.71%) Support Engineer
5 15 (14.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 15 (14.71%) Storage Support Engineer
6 14 (13.73%) Architect
7 10 (9.80%) Technical Architect
8 8 (7.84%) Administrator
8 8 (7.84%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (6.86%) Analyst
9 7 (6.86%) Infrastructure Manager
9 7 (6.86%) Technical Manager
10 6 (5.88%) Integration Engineer
10 6 (5.88%) Software Engineer
10 6 (5.88%) Senior Integration Engineer
11 4 (3.92%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.76%) .NET
2 10 (9.80%) Software Packaging
3 6 (5.88%) JPA
3 6 (5.88%) Hibernate
3 6 (5.88%) J2EE
3 6 (5.88%) JDBC
3 6 (5.88%) JSP
3 6 (5.88%) Servlets
3 6 (5.88%) XML
3 6 (5.88%) J2SE
4 1 (0.98%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (22.55%) Replication
2 21 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (19.61%) Enterprise Storage
4 14 (13.73%) Clustering
5 10 (9.80%) N-Tier
5 10 (9.80%) Management Information System
6 9 (8.82%) Celerra
7 6 (5.88%) Computer Science
7 6 (5.88%) Data Structures
7 6 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (3.92%) Kindle
8 4 (3.92%) PMI
8 4 (3.92%) EqualLogic
9 2 (1.96%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.98%) Open Source
10 1 (0.98%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 51 (50.00%) Windows
2 45 (44.12%) Linux
3 27 (26.47%) UNIX
4 23 (22.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (10.78%) Solaris
7 4 (3.92%) AIX
7 4 (3.92%) HPUX
8 3 (2.94%) Windows XP
8 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (21.57%) Performance Monitoring
2 20 (19.61%) Capacity Management
3 19 (18.63%) ITIL
4 17 (16.67%) Project Management
5 15 (14.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 15 (14.71%) Configuration Management
6 12 (11.76%) Load Balancing
7 11 (10.78%) Project Planning
7 11 (10.78%) Migration
8 10 (9.80%) Validation
8 10 (9.80%) SOA
8 10 (9.80%) Business Development
8 10 (9.80%) TOGAF
8 10 (9.80%) DoDAF
8 10 (9.80%) SABSA
9 9 (8.82%) Data Management
10 7 (6.86%) Release Management
10 7 (6.86%) Project Governance
10 7 (6.86%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 19 (18.63%) SQL
2 15 (14.71%) Perl
3 11 (10.78%) PowerShell
4 9 (8.82%) Shell Script
5 7 (6.86%) Java
6 6 (5.88%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.98%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 23 (22.55%) SC Cleared
1 23 (22.55%) Security Cleared
2 22 (21.57%) DV Cleared
3 19 (18.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (15.69%) MCITP
5 14 (13.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 14 (13.73%) MCSE
6 12 (11.76%) Degree
7 10 (9.80%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (6.86%) BC Cleared
9 4 (3.92%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (3.92%) PMP
9 4 (3.92%) PMI Certification
10 3 (2.94%) NCDA
10 3 (2.94%) NCIE
10 3 (2.94%) VCP5
11 2 (1.96%) MCSA
11 2 (1.96%) MCP
12 1 (0.98%) RHCE
12 1 (0.98%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.80%) COBIT
2 7 (6.86%) QA
3 4 (3.92%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 28 (27.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (24.51%) Active Directory
3 19 (18.63%) Hyper-V
4 16 (15.69%) vSphere
5 14 (13.73%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 11 (10.78%) Oracle RAC
7 10 (9.80%) vCloud
7 10 (9.80%) Terminal Services
8 8 (7.84%) VMware ESX
9 4 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.98%) Xen
10 1 (0.98%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 22 (21.57%) EMC NetWorker
2 14 (13.73%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 13 (12.75%) ARCserve
4 12 (11.76%) NetBackup
5 11 (10.78%) Puppet
5 11 (10.78%) OpenAM
6 10 (9.80%) SCCM
7 9 (8.82%) Backup Exec
7 9 (8.82%) Legato
8 3 (2.94%) PureDisk
9 2 (1.96%) vMotion
10 1 (0.98%) Nagios
Vendors
1 56 (54.90%) HP
2 48 (47.06%) Oracle
3 47 (46.08%) EMC
4 37 (36.27%) Microsoft
5 32 (31.37%) VMware
6 29 (28.43%) Brocade
7 27 (26.47%) Veritas
8 26 (25.49%) NetApp
9 24 (23.53%) Sun
10 23 (22.55%) Cisco
10 23 (22.55%) Red Hat
11 22 (21.57%) StorageTek
12 15 (14.71%) Juniper
13 12 (11.76%) IBM
14 9 (8.82%) Symantec
15 7 (6.86%) Remedy
15 7 (6.86%) 3PAR
15 7 (6.86%) CheckPoint
15 7 (6.86%) Dell
15 7 (6.86%) BMC
Thatcham, Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Uplift, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Attractive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago