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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 167 175 173
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Permanent jobs citing NAS 57 39 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.99% 0.69% 0.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.28% 2.52% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 31 28 38
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
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
1738 1546 1513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.09% 27.34% 26.11%
Number of salaries quoted 969 1129 1169
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
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 August 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 August 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 +17 34 £42,500 +21.42%
Newbury - 10 - -
Slough +11 6 £35,000 -36.36%
NAS
South East

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 84 (91.30%) SAN
2 59 (64.13%) Windows
3 49 (53.26%) VMware
4 39 (42.39%) Microsoft
5 37 (40.22%) HP
6 34 (36.96%) Linux
7 31 (33.70%) VMware Infrastructure
8 29 (31.52%) Degree
8 29 (31.52%) Active Directory
9 28 (30.43%) QA
10 26 (28.26%) Security Cleared
11 25 (27.17%) SQL
11 25 (27.17%) VMware ESX
12 23 (25.00%) EMC
12 23 (25.00%) IIS
13 21 (22.83%) .NET
13 21 (22.83%) UNIX
13 21 (22.83%) Computer Science
13 21 (22.83%) SC Cleared
14 20 (21.74%) SQL Server
15 18 (19.57%) Veritas
15 18 (19.57%) Benchmarking
15 18 (19.57%) Backup Exec
16 17 (18.48%) IMAP
16 17 (18.48%) WebLOAD
16 17 (18.48%) AQtime
16 17 (18.48%) C#
16 17 (18.48%) C++
16 17 (18.48%) MAPI
16 17 (18.48%) SMTP

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 23 (25.00%) IIS
2 6 (6.52%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (4.35%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.17%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (2.17%) Lync
4 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.17%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (2.17%) Apache
5 1 (1.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (6.52%) MS Office
1 6 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 84 (91.30%) SAN
2 17 (18.48%) SMTP
2 17 (18.48%) IMAP
3 16 (17.39%) Firewall
4 15 (16.30%) Wireshark
5 13 (14.13%) TCP/IP
6 11 (11.96%) DHCP
6 11 (11.96%) DNS
7 6 (6.52%) SNMP
7 6 (6.52%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (6.52%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (3.26%) iSCSI
8 3 (3.26%) WAN
9 2 (2.17%) FTP
9 2 (2.17%) LDAP
9 2 (2.17%) LAN
9 2 (2.17%) VoIP
9 2 (2.17%) SSL
9 2 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.17%) Informix
2 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.09%) OLTP
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.09%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 17 (18.48%) WebLOAD
1 17 (18.48%) AQtime
2 4 (4.35%) LoadRunner
3 2 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (2.17%) Finance
2 1 (1.09%) Legal
2 1 (1.09%) Retail
2 1 (1.09%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (19.57%) Support Engineer
2 16 (17.39%) Administrator
3 11 (11.96%) Test Engineer
3 11 (11.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (11.96%) Systems Administrator
4 10 (10.87%) Technical Manager
4 10 (10.87%) Delivery Manager
4 10 (10.87%) Technical Delivery Manager
5 9 (9.78%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 9 (9.78%) Performance Test Engineer
5 9 (9.78%) Performance Engineer
5 9 (9.78%) Senior Test Engineer
5 9 (9.78%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (8.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 8 (8.70%) Linux Administrator
7 7 (7.61%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 7 (7.61%) Security Engineer
7 7 (7.61%) Security Support Engineer
8 6 (6.52%) Desktop Team Leader
8 6 (6.52%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (22.83%) .NET
2 17 (18.48%) MAPI
3 1 (1.09%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.09%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.09%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.09%) JPA
3 1 (1.09%) J2EE
3 1 (1.09%) JDBC
3 1 (1.09%) JSP
3 1 (1.09%) Servlets
3 1 (1.09%) XML
3 1 (1.09%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (22.83%) Computer Science
2 11 (11.96%) Enterprise Storage
3 8 (8.70%) Derivative
4 7 (7.61%) Replication
5 6 (6.52%) Blackberry
6 5 (5.43%) Clustering
7 3 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.17%) EqualLogic
8 2 (2.17%) HP StorageWorks
9 1 (1.09%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.09%) N-Tier
9 1 (1.09%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 59 (64.13%) Windows
2 34 (36.96%) Linux
3 21 (22.83%) UNIX
4 15 (16.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (15.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (14.13%) Solaris
7 11 (11.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (8.70%) AIX
8 8 (8.70%) HPUX
8 8 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (7.61%) Windows 7
10 6 (6.52%) Windows Mobile
10 6 (6.52%) Android
11 3 (3.26%) CentOS
12 2 (2.17%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (19.57%) Benchmarking
2 15 (16.30%) Project Management
3 14 (15.22%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (10.87%) Requirements Management
5 8 (8.70%) ITIL
6 7 (7.61%) Problem Management
7 6 (6.52%) Service Delivery
8 5 (5.43%) Project Planning
8 5 (5.43%) Capacity Management
9 4 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (4.35%) Configuration Management
10 3 (3.26%) Change Management
10 3 (3.26%) Product Management
11 2 (2.17%) Capacity Planning
11 2 (2.17%) Resource Management
11 2 (2.17%) Performance Management
11 2 (2.17%) Service Management
11 2 (2.17%) Data Management
11 2 (2.17%) CRM
11 2 (2.17%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 25 (27.17%) SQL
2 17 (18.48%) C#
2 17 (18.48%) C++
3 11 (11.96%) Bash Shell
4 8 (8.70%) Perl
5 3 (3.26%) Java
5 3 (3.26%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.17%) C
7 1 (1.09%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.09%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (31.52%) Degree
2 26 (28.26%) Security Cleared
3 21 (22.83%) SC Cleared
4 16 (17.39%) DV Cleared
5 15 (16.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (8.70%) CCNA
6 8 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (7.61%) MCSE
8 6 (6.52%) MCITP
9 5 (5.43%) SCSA
9 5 (5.43%) RHCE
10 3 (3.26%) MCSA
11 2 (2.17%) CCNP
11 2 (2.17%) CWNA
11 2 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (1.09%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (1.09%) BC Cleared
12 1 (1.09%) PMI Certification
12 1 (1.09%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (30.43%) QA
2 3 (3.26%) SLA
3 1 (1.09%) COBIT
System Software
1 31 (33.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (31.52%) Active Directory
3 25 (27.17%) VMware ESX
4 11 (11.96%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (5.43%) vSphere
6 2 (2.17%) NLBS
6 2 (2.17%) Nmap
6 2 (2.17%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (2.17%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.09%) qmail
7 1 (1.09%) XenApp
7 1 (1.09%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (1.09%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.09%) Squid
7 1 (1.09%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (19.57%) Backup Exec
2 14 (15.22%) NetBackup
3 12 (13.04%) EMC NetWorker
4 6 (6.52%) PureDisk
5 4 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (4.35%) Legato
6 2 (2.17%) ARCserve
6 2 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.09%) YUM
7 1 (1.09%) SCCM
7 1 (1.09%) SCOM
7 1 (1.09%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 49 (53.26%) VMware
2 39 (42.39%) Microsoft
3 37 (40.22%) HP
4 23 (25.00%) EMC
5 18 (19.57%) Veritas
6 16 (17.39%) Red Hat
7 14 (15.22%) Sun
8 13 (14.13%) Dell
8 13 (14.13%) Cisco
9 12 (13.04%) NetApp
10 8 (8.70%) StorageTek
10 8 (8.70%) Oracle
11 7 (7.61%) Brocade
12 6 (6.52%) Symantec
12 6 (6.52%) IBM
12 6 (6.52%) Avaya
13 4 (4.35%) BT
13 4 (4.35%) Hitachi
13 4 (4.35%) Rackspace
14 3 (3.26%) Juniper
Berkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Berkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago