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 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 189 197 188
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Permanent jobs citing NAS 33 41 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.56% 0.69% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.83% 2.36% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 26 31 24
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £40,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +14.45%
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
1803 1734 1478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.63% 29.16% 27.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1044 1198 1142
Average salary £42,500 £47,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.57% +6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 November 2014.

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 20 November 2014. 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 -8 17 £40,000 -20.00% 6
Newbury - 4 £41,250 -
NAS
South East

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, 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 81 (90.00%) SAN
2 41 (45.56%) Windows
3 40 (44.44%) VMware
4 39 (43.33%) HP
5 35 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
6 33 (36.67%) EMC
6 33 (36.67%) Microsoft
7 29 (32.22%) Linux
8 26 (28.89%) Firewall
8 26 (28.89%) Degree
8 26 (28.89%) QA
9 25 (27.78%) VMware ESX
10 24 (26.67%) Sun
11 23 (25.56%) UNIX
12 22 (24.44%) Computer Science
12 22 (24.44%) Security Cleared
13 21 (23.33%) .NET
13 21 (23.33%) Active Directory
14 20 (22.22%) Cisco
14 20 (22.22%) TCP/IP
14 20 (22.22%) SQL
15 19 (21.11%) DNS
16 18 (20.00%) DV Cleared
16 18 (20.00%) SC Cleared
17 17 (18.89%) Fibre Channel
17 17 (18.89%) SQL Server
17 17 (18.89%) StorageTek
17 17 (18.89%) Project Management
18 16 (17.78%) Replication
18 16 (17.78%) IIS

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, 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 16 (17.78%) IIS
2 3 (3.33%) Apache
2 3 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.22%) Lync
3 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (2.22%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.11%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.11%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (8.89%) MS Office
2 6 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (3.33%) Oracle BRM
2 2 (2.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (90.00%) SAN
2 26 (28.89%) Firewall
3 20 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 19 (21.11%) DNS
5 17 (18.89%) Fibre Channel
6 14 (15.56%) IMAP
6 14 (15.56%) SMTP
7 12 (13.33%) Wireshark
8 11 (12.22%) DHCP
9 7 (7.78%) iSCSI
10 6 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
10 6 (6.67%) LDAP
11 5 (5.56%) BGP
12 4 (4.44%) SNMP
13 2 (2.22%) tcpdump
13 2 (2.22%) Network Security
13 2 (2.22%) FTP
13 2 (2.22%) SSL
13 2 (2.22%) 802.11
13 2 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (15.56%) WebLOAD
1 14 (15.56%) AQtime
2 4 (4.44%) LoadRunner
3 3 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 16 (17.78%) Storage Engineer
2 13 (14.44%) SAN Engineer
2 13 (14.44%) SAN Storage Engineer
2 13 (14.44%) Administrator
3 12 (13.33%) Technical Manager
4 11 (12.22%) Delivery Manager
4 11 (12.22%) Technical Delivery Manager
5 10 (11.11%) Test Engineer
5 10 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
5 10 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 8 (8.89%) Senior Test Engineer
6 8 (8.89%) Performance Test Engineer
6 8 (8.89%) Performance Engineer
7 7 (7.78%) UNIX Engineer
7 7 (7.78%) EMC Engineer
7 7 (7.78%) EMC Storage Engineer
8 6 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (6.67%) Desktop Team Leader
8 6 (6.67%) Team Leader
9 5 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (23.33%) .NET
2 14 (15.56%) MAPI
3 1 (1.11%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (24.44%) Computer Science
2 16 (17.78%) Replication
3 15 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
4 9 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (10.00%) Blackberry
5 7 (7.78%) Clustering
6 4 (4.44%) Derivative
7 3 (3.33%) Celerra
7 3 (3.33%) Open Source
8 2 (2.22%) EqualLogic
8 2 (2.22%) HP StorageWorks
8 2 (2.22%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 41 (45.56%) Windows
2 29 (32.22%) Linux
3 23 (25.56%) UNIX
4 16 (17.78%) Solaris
4 16 (17.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (6.67%) Windows 7
5 6 (6.67%) Windows Mobile
5 6 (6.67%) Android
6 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (4.44%) AIX
6 4 (4.44%) HPUX
7 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.22%) CentOS
8 2 (2.22%) VMS
9 1 (1.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.89%) Project Management
2 16 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (15.56%) Benchmarking
4 13 (14.44%) ITIL
5 11 (12.22%) Capacity Management
6 10 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
6 10 (11.11%) Requirements Management
7 8 (8.89%) Configuration Management
7 8 (8.89%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (7.78%) Problem Management
8 7 (7.78%) Project Planning
9 6 (6.67%) Service Delivery
10 5 (5.56%) Asset Management
10 5 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (3.33%) Resource Management
11 3 (3.33%) ERP
11 3 (3.33%) Data Management
12 2 (2.22%) Matrix Management
12 2 (2.22%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (22.22%) SQL
2 14 (15.56%) C#
2 14 (15.56%) C++
3 6 (6.67%) Bash Shell
4 5 (5.56%) Perl
5 3 (3.33%) C
5 3 (3.33%) Java
5 3 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (28.89%) Degree
2 22 (24.44%) Security Cleared
3 18 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 18 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 14 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (7.78%) RHCE
5 7 (7.78%) SCSA
5 7 (7.78%) MCITP
6 6 (6.67%) CCNA
6 6 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (5.56%) BC Cleared
8 2 (2.22%) MCSE
8 2 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.22%) PMP
8 2 (2.22%) PMI Certification
8 2 (2.22%) CWNA
9 1 (1.11%) MCSA
9 1 (1.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (28.89%) QA
2 5 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (27.78%) VMware ESX
3 21 (23.33%) Active Directory
4 10 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (3.33%) Firmware
6 2 (2.22%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.22%) vSphere
6 2 (2.22%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (2.22%) Nmap
7 1 (1.11%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 15 (16.67%) Backup Exec
1 15 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker
2 11 (12.22%) NetBackup
3 5 (5.56%) SCCM
3 5 (5.56%) ARCserve
4 4 (4.44%) PureDisk
5 3 (3.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (3.33%) Legato
5 3 (3.33%) Nagios
6 2 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.11%) Puppet
7 1 (1.11%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 40 (44.44%) VMware
2 39 (43.33%) HP
3 33 (36.67%) Microsoft
3 33 (36.67%) EMC
4 24 (26.67%) Sun
5 20 (22.22%) Cisco
6 17 (18.89%) StorageTek
7 14 (15.56%) Veritas
7 14 (15.56%) Dell
7 14 (15.56%) Brocade
8 11 (12.22%) Red Hat
9 10 (11.11%) NetApp
10 9 (10.00%) Oracle
11 7 (7.78%) IBM
11 7 (7.78%) CA
12 6 (6.67%) F5
12 6 (6.67%) Avaya
13 5 (5.56%) Veeam
14 3 (3.33%) Hitachi
14 3 (3.33%) Juniper
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