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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 187 185 159
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -26
Permanent jobs citing NAS 28 33 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.56% 0.60% 1.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.09% 2.10% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 39
Average salary £72,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.63% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £30,000 £36,600
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +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
1339 1575 1625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.63% 28.85% 31.12%
Number of salaries quoted 837 1030 1246
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 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 22 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 -12 24 £75,000 +57.89% 1
Bracknell +15 2 - -
Newbury - 1 £65,000 -
NAS
South East

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 89 (100.00%) SAN
2 48 (53.93%) Windows
3 47 (52.81%) HP
4 45 (50.56%) Linux
5 42 (47.19%) Oracle
6 39 (43.82%) EMC
7 34 (38.20%) Microsoft
8 33 (37.08%) SQL Server
9 32 (35.96%) VMware
10 28 (31.46%) VMware Infrastructure
10 28 (31.46%) Firewall
11 27 (30.34%) UNIX
12 25 (28.09%) Active Directory
12 25 (28.09%) Brocade
13 23 (25.84%) Fibre Channel
13 23 (25.84%) NetApp
13 23 (25.84%) Veritas
13 23 (25.84%) Cisco
14 22 (24.72%) TCP/IP
15 21 (23.60%) Red Hat
15 21 (23.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 20 (22.47%) Hyper-V
16 20 (22.47%) Microsoft Certification
16 20 (22.47%) DNS
17 19 (21.35%) SharePoint
17 19 (21.35%) Analytical Skills
18 18 (20.22%) MS Excel
18 18 (20.22%) ITIL
18 18 (20.22%) Sun
18 18 (20.22%) Security Cleared

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 19 (21.35%) SharePoint
2 16 (17.98%) JBoss
2 16 (17.98%) Tomcat
3 13 (14.61%) IIS
4 12 (13.48%) Apache
5 10 (11.24%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 10 (11.24%) BizTalk Server
5 10 (11.24%) WebSphere
6 9 (10.11%) MS Exchange
7 7 (7.87%) Lync
8 5 (5.62%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (4.49%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (4.49%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (1.12%) Eucalyptus
10 1 (1.12%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 18 (20.22%) MS Excel
2 11 (12.36%) MS Visio
3 5 (5.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (6.74%) Oracle BRM
2 5 (5.62%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.36%) SaaS
1 11 (12.36%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.12%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 89 (100.00%) SAN
2 28 (31.46%) Firewall
3 23 (25.84%) Fibre Channel
4 22 (24.72%) TCP/IP
5 20 (22.47%) DNS
6 15 (16.85%) iSCSI
7 12 (13.48%) DHCP
8 10 (11.24%) LDAP
8 10 (11.24%) HTTP
9 5 (5.62%) Network Security
10 4 (4.49%) VPN
10 4 (4.49%) WAN
10 4 (4.49%) LAN
11 1 (1.12%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (1.12%) Frame Relay
11 1 (1.12%) Ethernet
11 1 (1.12%) SSL
11 1 (1.12%) WLAN
11 1 (1.12%) ATM
11 1 (1.12%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (37.08%) SQL Server
2 16 (17.98%) Oracle Database
3 14 (15.73%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (13.48%) MySQL
5 11 (12.36%) Oracle Reports
5 11 (12.36%) Relational Database
6 10 (11.24%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (11.24%) Oracle Database 10g
6 10 (11.24%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (11.24%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (6.74%) OLAP
7 6 (6.74%) OLTP
7 6 (6.74%) Oracle OLAP
8 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (6.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (5.62%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (13.48%) Finance
2 10 (11.24%) Legal
2 10 (11.24%) Retail
2 10 (11.24%) Billing
3 4 (4.49%) French Language
3 4 (4.49%) German Language
3 4 (4.49%) Spanish Language
4 2 (2.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (28.09%) Storage Engineer
2 18 (20.22%) SAN Engineer
3 17 (19.10%) EMC Engineer
3 17 (19.10%) EMC Storage Engineer
3 17 (19.10%) SAN Storage Engineer
4 16 (17.98%) 3rd Line Support
5 14 (15.73%) Architect
6 13 (14.61%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 13 (14.61%) Support Engineer
6 13 (14.61%) Storage Support Engineer
7 10 (11.24%) Technical Architect
8 8 (8.99%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (8.99%) Administrator
9 7 (7.87%) Analyst
10 6 (6.74%) Software Engineer
10 6 (6.74%) Integration Engineer
10 6 (6.74%) Senior Integration Engineer
11 5 (5.62%) Infrastructure Manager
11 5 (5.62%) Technical Manager
12 4 (4.49%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.36%) .NET
2 10 (11.24%) Software Packaging
3 6 (6.74%) JDBC
3 6 (6.74%) JSP
3 6 (6.74%) Servlets
3 6 (6.74%) XML
3 6 (6.74%) J2EE
3 6 (6.74%) J2SE
3 6 (6.74%) Hibernate
3 6 (6.74%) JPA
4 1 (1.12%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.35%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (20.22%) Enterprise Storage
2 18 (20.22%) Replication
3 14 (15.73%) Clustering
4 11 (12.36%) N-Tier
5 10 (11.24%) Management Information System
6 6 (6.74%) Computer Science
6 6 (6.74%) Celerra
6 6 (6.74%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (6.74%) Data Structures
7 4 (4.49%) EqualLogic
7 4 (4.49%) Kindle
8 3 (3.37%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (2.25%) PMI
10 1 (1.12%) Open Source
10 1 (1.12%) Blackberry
10 1 (1.12%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 48 (53.93%) Windows
2 45 (50.56%) Linux
3 27 (30.34%) UNIX
4 21 (23.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (17.98%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (17.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (11.24%) Solaris
7 4 (4.49%) AIX
7 4 (4.49%) HPUX
8 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (20.22%) ITIL
1 18 (20.22%) Capacity Management
2 17 (19.10%) Performance Monitoring
3 16 (17.98%) Project Management
4 13 (14.61%) Configuration Management
4 13 (14.61%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (13.48%) Migration
5 12 (13.48%) Load Balancing
6 11 (12.36%) SOA
7 10 (11.24%) SABSA
7 10 (11.24%) Validation
7 10 (11.24%) TOGAF
7 10 (11.24%) Project Planning
7 10 (11.24%) Business Development
7 10 (11.24%) DoDAF
8 6 (6.74%) OO
8 6 (6.74%) OOD
8 6 (6.74%) ETL
8 6 (6.74%) Benchmarking
8 6 (6.74%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (19.10%) SQL
2 14 (15.73%) Perl
3 10 (11.24%) PowerShell
4 9 (10.11%) Shell Script
5 7 (7.87%) Java
6 6 (6.74%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.12%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (22.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (20.22%) Security Cleared
2 18 (20.22%) SC Cleared
3 17 (19.10%) DV Cleared
4 16 (17.98%) MCITP
4 16 (17.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 15 (16.85%) MCSE
6 12 (13.48%) Degree
7 10 (11.24%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (4.49%) BC Cleared
9 3 (3.37%) NCDA
9 3 (3.37%) NCIE
9 3 (3.37%) VCP5
10 2 (2.25%) MCP
10 2 (2.25%) MCSA
10 2 (2.25%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (2.25%) PMP
10 2 (2.25%) PMI Certification
11 1 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (1.12%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.24%) COBIT
2 5 (5.62%) QA
3 4 (4.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 28 (31.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (28.09%) Active Directory
3 20 (22.47%) Hyper-V
4 17 (19.10%) vSphere
5 14 (15.73%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 12 (13.48%) vCloud
7 10 (11.24%) Terminal Services
7 10 (11.24%) Oracle RAC
8 7 (7.87%) VMware ESX
9 4 (4.49%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.12%) Xen
10 1 (1.12%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (19.10%) EMC NetWorker
2 14 (15.73%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 12 (13.48%) NetBackup
4 11 (12.36%) SCCM
5 10 (11.24%) OpenAM
5 10 (11.24%) ARCserve
5 10 (11.24%) Puppet
6 9 (10.11%) Backup Exec
7 6 (6.74%) Legato
8 3 (3.37%) PureDisk
9 2 (2.25%) vMotion
10 1 (1.12%) SCOM
10 1 (1.12%) Nagios
Vendors
1 47 (52.81%) HP
2 42 (47.19%) Oracle
3 39 (43.82%) EMC
4 34 (38.20%) Microsoft
5 32 (35.96%) VMware
6 25 (28.09%) Brocade
7 23 (25.84%) NetApp
7 23 (25.84%) Veritas
7 23 (25.84%) Cisco
8 21 (23.60%) Red Hat
9 18 (20.22%) Sun
10 17 (19.10%) StorageTek
11 15 (16.85%) Juniper
12 9 (10.11%) IBM
13 8 (8.99%) Symantec
13 8 (8.99%) 3PAR
14 7 (7.87%) CheckPoint
14 7 (7.87%) Dell
15 6 (6.74%) Citrix
16 5 (5.62%) Veeam
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: 5 days ago