The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 148 171 185
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +14
Permanent jobs citing NAS 59 47 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.08% 0.86% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.69% 3.12% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 34 34 34
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £21,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £74,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1601 1506 1623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.29% 27.55% 26.87%
Number of salaries quoted 944 1138 1257
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,150 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
NAS
South East

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 July 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 22 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +31 38 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Newbury - 10 - -
Slough - 6 £35,000 -
NAS
South East

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 98 (94.23%) SAN
2 65 (62.50%) Windows
3 54 (51.92%) VMware
4 41 (39.42%) Linux
5 40 (38.46%) Microsoft
6 36 (34.62%) HP
7 35 (33.65%) Degree
8 33 (31.73%) VMware Infrastructure
9 31 (29.81%) Active Directory
10 29 (27.88%) Veritas
10 29 (27.88%) UNIX
10 29 (27.88%) QA
11 28 (26.92%) Security Cleared
12 27 (25.96%) SQL
13 26 (25.00%) EMC
14 25 (24.04%) Firewall
15 23 (22.12%) VMware ESX
15 23 (22.12%) SC Cleared
16 22 (21.15%) Computer Science
17 21 (20.19%) IIS
18 19 (18.27%) Solaris
19 18 (17.31%) NetBackup
19 18 (17.31%) Backup Exec
19 18 (17.31%) Red Hat
19 18 (17.31%) Benchmarking
20 17 (16.35%) .NET
20 17 (16.35%) SQL Server
21 16 (15.38%) NetApp
21 16 (15.38%) DV Cleared
22 15 (14.42%) WebLOAD

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 21 (20.19%) IIS
2 6 (5.77%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (2.88%) Lync
4 3 (2.88%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.92%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.92%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (6.73%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.77%) MS Office
3 1 (0.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 98 (94.23%) SAN
2 25 (24.04%) Firewall
3 15 (14.42%) IMAP
3 15 (14.42%) SMTP
4 12 (11.54%) DHCP
4 12 (11.54%) TCP/IP
4 12 (11.54%) Wireshark
5 10 (9.62%) DNS
6 6 (5.77%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (4.81%) SNMP
8 4 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (2.88%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (2.88%) VoIP
9 3 (2.88%) WAN
9 3 (2.88%) LDAP
10 2 (1.92%) LAN
10 2 (1.92%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.35%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.88%) Oracle OLAP
3 3 (2.88%) OLTP
3 3 (2.88%) OLAP
4 2 (1.92%) Informix
4 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 15 (14.42%) WebLOAD
1 15 (14.42%) AQtime
2 5 (4.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (2.88%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (4.81%) Finance
2 1 (0.96%) Retail
2 1 (0.96%) Marketing
2 1 (0.96%) Back Office
2 1 (0.96%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (18.27%) Administrator
2 17 (16.35%) Support Engineer
3 14 (13.46%) Systems Administrator
4 13 (12.50%) Technical Delivery Manager
4 13 (12.50%) Technical Manager
4 13 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
5 10 (9.62%) 3rd Line Support
5 10 (9.62%) Test Engineer
5 10 (9.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (9.62%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 10 (9.62%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 10 (9.62%) Linux Administrator
6 9 (8.65%) Performance Engineer
6 9 (8.65%) Senior Test Engineer
6 9 (8.65%) Performance Test Engineer
7 8 (7.69%) Consultant
8 7 (6.73%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 7 (6.73%) Security Engineer
8 7 (6.73%) Security Support Engineer
9 6 (5.77%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.35%) .NET
2 15 (14.42%) MAPI
3 3 (2.88%) JPA
3 3 (2.88%) Hibernate
3 3 (2.88%) J2SE
3 3 (2.88%) J2EE
3 3 (2.88%) JDBC
3 3 (2.88%) JSP
3 3 (2.88%) Servlets
3 3 (2.88%) XML
4 2 (1.92%) Flash
5 1 (0.96%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.96%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 22 (21.15%) Computer Science
2 10 (9.62%) Replication
2 10 (9.62%) Enterprise Storage
2 10 (9.62%) Derivative
3 6 (5.77%) Blackberry
4 5 (4.81%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.85%) Clustering
6 2 (1.92%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.96%) PMI
7 1 (0.96%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.96%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 65 (62.50%) Windows
2 41 (39.42%) Linux
3 29 (27.88%) UNIX
4 19 (18.27%) Solaris
5 14 (13.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (13.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (12.50%) AIX
6 13 (12.50%) HPUX
7 10 (9.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (6.73%) Windows 7
9 6 (5.77%) Android
9 6 (5.77%) Windows Mobile
9 6 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (2.88%) SUSE
11 1 (0.96%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (17.31%) Benchmarking
2 15 (14.42%) Project Management
3 13 (12.50%) Requirements Management
3 13 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (8.65%) Problem Management
5 8 (7.69%) Data Management
6 6 (5.77%) ITIL
6 6 (5.77%) Service Delivery
6 6 (5.77%) Project Planning
7 5 (4.81%) Product Management
7 5 (4.81%) Capacity Management
8 4 (3.85%) Configuration Management
8 4 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (3.85%) Performance Management
9 3 (2.88%) Infrastructure Management
9 3 (2.88%) Analytics
9 3 (2.88%) Data Mapping
9 3 (2.88%) Workflow
9 3 (2.88%) Change Management
9 3 (2.88%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 27 (25.96%) SQL
2 15 (14.42%) C#
2 15 (14.42%) C++
3 11 (10.58%) Bash Shell
4 10 (9.62%) Perl
5 5 (4.81%) Java
6 3 (2.88%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.88%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.96%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (33.65%) Degree
2 28 (26.92%) Security Cleared
3 23 (22.12%) SC Cleared
4 16 (15.38%) DV Cleared
5 13 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (8.65%) MCSE
7 6 (5.77%) RHCE
7 6 (5.77%) SCSA
8 5 (4.81%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (4.81%) CCNA
9 4 (3.85%) MCITP
10 3 (2.88%) CCNP
10 3 (2.88%) MCSA
11 2 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.96%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.96%) BC Cleared
12 1 (0.96%) VCP5
12 1 (0.96%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.96%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (27.88%) QA
2 4 (3.85%) SLA
3 1 (0.96%) COBIT
System Software
1 33 (31.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (29.81%) Active Directory
3 23 (22.12%) VMware ESX
4 9 (8.65%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (6.73%) vSphere
6 6 (5.77%) Hyper-V
7 5 (4.81%) Xen
8 3 (2.88%) NLBS
8 3 (2.88%) XenApp
8 3 (2.88%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (1.92%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.96%) KVM
10 1 (0.96%) Squid
10 1 (0.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.96%) XenServer
10 1 (0.96%) qmail
10 1 (0.96%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.96%) NFS
Systems Management
1 18 (17.31%) NetBackup
1 18 (17.31%) Backup Exec
2 15 (14.42%) EMC NetWorker
3 8 (7.69%) ARCserve
4 6 (5.77%) Legato
5 5 (4.81%) PureDisk
6 4 (3.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (1.92%) SCCM
7 2 (1.92%) SCOM
8 1 (0.96%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 1 (0.96%) YUM
Vendors
1 54 (51.92%) VMware
2 40 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 36 (34.62%) HP
4 29 (27.88%) Veritas
5 26 (25.00%) EMC
6 18 (17.31%) Red Hat
7 16 (15.38%) NetApp
8 15 (14.42%) Sun
9 14 (13.46%) Oracle
10 11 (10.58%) Cisco
11 10 (9.62%) Dell
12 8 (7.69%) StorageTek
13 6 (5.77%) Avaya
14 5 (4.81%) Brocade
14 5 (4.81%) IBM
15 4 (3.85%) Citrix
15 4 (3.85%) Symantec
15 4 (3.85%) BT
15 4 (3.85%) Rackspace
16 3 (2.88%) JBoss
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