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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 169 133 163
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +30
Permanent jobs citing NAS 60 88 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.09% 1.62% 1.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.89% 5.88% 3.86%
Number of salaries quoted 45 55 24
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +9.75%
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
1542 1497 1582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.14% 27.50% 30.13%
Number of salaries quoted 993 1053 1201
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
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 4 March 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 4 March 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 -14 35 £58,750 +20.51% 1
Newbury +7 11 £43,000 -14.85%
Bracknell -31 4 - -
Slough +6 1 £50,000 -
NAS
South East

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 98 (100.00%) SAN
2 51 (52.04%) EMC
3 50 (51.02%) HP
4 46 (46.94%) Windows
5 39 (39.80%) Linux
6 38 (38.78%) Oracle
6 38 (38.78%) Firewall
7 35 (35.71%) Microsoft
8 34 (34.69%) VMware
9 32 (32.65%) VMware Infrastructure
10 29 (29.59%) Fibre Channel
10 29 (29.59%) SQL Server
11 28 (28.57%) UNIX
12 26 (26.53%) Sun
13 25 (25.51%) TCP/IP
13 25 (25.51%) NetApp
14 24 (24.49%) Security Cleared
15 23 (23.47%) DV Cleared
15 23 (23.47%) SC Cleared
15 23 (23.47%) EMC NetWorker
15 23 (23.47%) StorageTek
15 23 (23.47%) Replication
15 23 (23.47%) DNS
15 23 (23.47%) Active Directory
16 22 (22.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 22 (22.45%) Brocade
16 22 (22.45%) Performance Monitoring
17 21 (21.43%) Cisco
18 20 (20.41%) Capacity Management
18 20 (20.41%) Enterprise Storage

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 15 (15.31%) JBoss
1 15 (15.31%) Tomcat
2 13 (13.27%) Apache
3 12 (12.24%) SharePoint
4 11 (11.22%) WebSphere
4 11 (11.22%) BizTalk Server
4 11 (11.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 9 (9.18%) Lync
5 9 (9.18%) MS Exchange
6 6 (6.12%) IIS
7 4 (4.08%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (3.06%) Lotus Domino
8 3 (3.06%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (1.02%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (15.31%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.14%) MS Office
3 3 (3.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (9.18%) Oracle BRM
2 7 (7.14%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (4.08%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (17.35%) SaaS
2 3 (3.06%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 98 (100.00%) SAN
2 38 (38.78%) Firewall
3 29 (29.59%) Fibre Channel
4 25 (25.51%) TCP/IP
5 23 (23.47%) DNS
6 18 (18.37%) iSCSI
7 16 (16.33%) LDAP
8 11 (11.22%) HTTP
9 8 (8.16%) DHCP
10 7 (7.14%) Network Security
11 5 (5.10%) BGP
12 1 (1.02%) LAN
12 1 (1.02%) WLAN
12 1 (1.02%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (29.59%) SQL Server
2 17 (17.35%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (13.27%) MySQL
4 12 (12.24%) Relational Database
5 11 (11.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (11.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (10.20%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (7.14%) Oracle Database
8 4 (4.08%) Oracle OLAP
8 4 (4.08%) OLTP
8 4 (4.08%) OLAP
9 3 (3.06%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (3.06%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 9 (9.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (3.06%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (4.08%) Finance
2 3 (3.06%) Legal
2 3 (3.06%) French Language
2 3 (3.06%) German Language
2 3 (3.06%) Spanish Language
2 3 (3.06%) Retail
2 3 (3.06%) Billing
Job Titles
1 31 (31.63%) Storage Engineer
2 22 (22.45%) SAN Engineer
2 22 (22.45%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 20 (20.41%) EMC Storage Engineer
3 20 (20.41%) EMC Engineer
4 15 (15.31%) 3rd Line Support
5 13 (13.27%) Administrator
5 13 (13.27%) Systems Administrator
6 12 (12.24%) Support Engineer
6 12 (12.24%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 12 (12.24%) Storage Support Engineer
7 9 (9.18%) Analyst
8 8 (8.16%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 7 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
9 7 (7.14%) Technical Manager
10 6 (6.12%) Architect
10 6 (6.12%) Support Analyst
10 6 (6.12%) Software Engineer
11 4 (4.08%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
11 4 (4.08%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.31%) .NET
2 4 (4.08%) JPA
2 4 (4.08%) Hibernate
2 4 (4.08%) JDBC
2 4 (4.08%) JSP
2 4 (4.08%) Servlets
2 4 (4.08%) XML
2 4 (4.08%) J2EE
2 4 (4.08%) J2SE
3 3 (3.06%) Software Packaging
4 1 (1.02%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.47%) Replication
2 20 (20.41%) Enterprise Storage
3 17 (17.35%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 11 (11.22%) Clustering
6 9 (9.18%) Celerra
7 6 (6.12%) EqualLogic
8 4 (4.08%) Kindle
8 4 (4.08%) Open Source
8 4 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (4.08%) Data Structures
8 4 (4.08%) Blackberry
8 4 (4.08%) PMI
9 3 (3.06%) N-Tier
9 3 (3.06%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 46 (46.94%) Windows
2 39 (39.80%) Linux
3 28 (28.57%) UNIX
4 22 (22.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (13.27%) Solaris
6 5 (5.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (5.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.06%) AIX
7 3 (3.06%) HPUX
7 3 (3.06%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (22.45%) Performance Monitoring
2 20 (20.41%) Capacity Management
3 19 (19.39%) ITIL
4 15 (15.31%) Project Management
5 12 (12.24%) Configuration Management
5 12 (12.24%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (9.18%) Data Management
6 9 (9.18%) Service Delivery
7 7 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (7.14%) Release Management
7 7 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (7.14%) Project Governance
8 6 (6.12%) Software Engineering
9 5 (5.10%) Project Planning
9 5 (5.10%) Asset Management
10 4 (4.08%) Waterfall
10 4 (4.08%) Data Mapping
10 4 (4.08%) Performance Management
10 4 (4.08%) Resource Management
10 4 (4.08%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.33%) SQL
2 12 (12.24%) Perl
3 11 (11.22%) PowerShell
4 8 (8.16%) Java
5 4 (4.08%) Shell Script
5 4 (4.08%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.02%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 24 (24.49%) Security Cleared
2 23 (23.47%) DV Cleared
2 23 (23.47%) SC Cleared
3 18 (18.37%) Degree
4 15 (15.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (12.24%) MCITP
6 10 (10.20%) BC Cleared
7 7 (7.14%) MCSE
7 7 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (5.10%) VCP4
9 4 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (4.08%) PMP
9 4 (4.08%) PMI Certification
10 3 (3.06%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (3.06%) VCP5
11 2 (2.04%) NCDA
11 2 (2.04%) NCIE
11 2 (2.04%) SCSA
11 2 (2.04%) RHCE
11 2 (2.04%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.14%) QA
2 5 (5.10%) PCI DSS
3 4 (4.08%) ISO 9001
4 3 (3.06%) COBIT
System Software
1 32 (32.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (23.47%) Active Directory
3 12 (12.24%) Hyper-V
4 11 (11.22%) vSphere
4 11 (11.22%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (11.22%) Oracle RAC
4 11 (11.22%) VMware ESX
5 6 (6.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (4.08%) Firmware
7 3 (3.06%) Terminal Services
7 3 (3.06%) vCloud
8 1 (1.02%) Xen
Systems Management
1 23 (23.47%) EMC NetWorker
2 15 (15.31%) ARCserve
2 15 (15.31%) SCCM
3 13 (13.27%) Backup Exec
4 11 (11.22%) Puppet
4 11 (11.22%) OpenAM
5 10 (10.20%) NetBackup
6 9 (9.18%) Legato
7 6 (6.12%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 4 (4.08%) Nagios
Vendors
1 51 (52.04%) EMC
2 50 (51.02%) HP
3 38 (38.78%) Oracle
4 35 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 34 (34.69%) VMware
6 26 (26.53%) Sun
7 25 (25.51%) NetApp
8 23 (23.47%) StorageTek
9 22 (22.45%) Brocade
10 21 (21.43%) Cisco
11 17 (17.35%) Veritas
11 17 (17.35%) Red Hat
12 10 (10.20%) CA
12 10 (10.20%) Veeam
13 9 (9.18%) CheckPoint
13 9 (9.18%) Citrix
13 9 (9.18%) IBM
14 7 (7.14%) BMC
14 7 (7.14%) Remedy
15 6 (6.12%) Dell
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