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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 199 199 191
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Permanent jobs citing NAS 30 29 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.50% 0.51% 0.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.64% 1.80% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 20 22 35
Average salary £48,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.72% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £21,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
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
1828 1614 1400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.54% 28.60% 25.97%
Number of salaries quoted 999 1129 1086
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £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 2 October 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 2 October 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 +2 15 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Newbury - 4 £32,500 -
NAS
South East

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 76 (89.41%) SAN
2 50 (58.82%) VMware
3 49 (57.65%) Windows
4 39 (45.88%) Microsoft
5 35 (41.18%) Linux
5 35 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 34 (40.00%) HP
7 32 (37.65%) Active Directory
8 29 (34.12%) Degree
9 28 (32.94%) QA
9 28 (32.94%) VMware ESX
10 25 (29.41%) Security Cleared
11 23 (27.06%) EMC
11 23 (27.06%) UNIX
11 23 (27.06%) SQL
12 22 (25.88%) Computer Science
13 21 (24.71%) .NET
13 21 (24.71%) SQL Server
14 20 (23.53%) IIS
14 20 (23.53%) Firewall
14 20 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 19 (22.35%) SC Cleared
15 19 (22.35%) TCP/IP
16 17 (20.00%) Cisco
16 17 (20.00%) MAPI
16 17 (20.00%) Red Hat
16 17 (20.00%) C#
16 17 (20.00%) C++
16 17 (20.00%) Solaris
16 17 (20.00%) SMTP

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 20 (23.53%) IIS
2 3 (3.53%) Lync
2 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (3.53%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (2.35%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.35%) Apache
3 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.18%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 7 (8.24%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.06%) MS Office
3 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 76 (89.41%) SAN
2 20 (23.53%) Firewall
3 19 (22.35%) TCP/IP
4 17 (20.00%) SMTP
4 17 (20.00%) IMAP
5 15 (17.65%) Wireshark
5 15 (17.65%) DNS
6 11 (12.94%) DHCP
7 8 (9.41%) Fibre Channel
8 6 (7.06%) Cisco IOS
8 6 (7.06%) SNMP
9 5 (5.88%) LDAP
10 4 (4.71%) iSCSI
10 4 (4.71%) BGP
11 2 (2.35%) tcpdump
11 2 (2.35%) FTP
11 2 (2.35%) WAN
11 2 (2.35%) SSL
11 2 (2.35%) 802.11
11 2 (2.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (24.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (20.00%) WebLOAD
1 17 (20.00%) AQtime
2 4 (4.71%) LoadRunner
3 2 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (1.18%) Back Office
1 1 (1.18%) Finance
1 1 (1.18%) Legal
1 1 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (18.82%) Administrator
2 13 (15.29%) Support Engineer
3 11 (12.94%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (12.94%) Test Engineer
4 10 (11.76%) Technical Manager
4 10 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (11.76%) Delivery Manager
4 10 (11.76%) Technical Delivery Manager
5 9 (10.59%) Performance Engineer
5 9 (10.59%) Performance Test Engineer
5 9 (10.59%) Senior Test Engineer
6 8 (9.41%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (9.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 7 (8.24%) Security Support Engineer
7 7 (8.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 7 (8.24%) Security Engineer
7 7 (8.24%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 7 (8.24%) Linux Administrator
8 6 (7.06%) UNIX Engineer
8 6 (7.06%) Desktop Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (24.71%) .NET
2 17 (20.00%) MAPI
3 1 (1.18%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.18%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.88%) Computer Science
2 10 (11.76%) Enterprise Storage
3 8 (9.41%) Clustering
4 7 (8.24%) Derivative
4 7 (8.24%) Replication
5 6 (7.06%) Blackberry
6 5 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.53%) EqualLogic
8 2 (2.35%) HP StorageWorks
9 1 (1.18%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.18%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 49 (57.65%) Windows
2 35 (41.18%) Linux
3 23 (27.06%) UNIX
4 20 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (20.00%) Solaris
6 12 (14.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (12.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (8.24%) AIX
8 7 (8.24%) HPUX
9 6 (7.06%) Windows Mobile
9 6 (7.06%) Android
9 6 (7.06%) Windows 7
10 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (3.53%) CentOS
12 2 (2.35%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.00%) Benchmarking
1 17 (20.00%) Project Management
1 17 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (16.47%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (15.29%) ITIL
4 10 (11.76%) Requirements Management
5 8 (9.41%) Service Delivery
6 7 (8.24%) Problem Management
7 6 (7.06%) Project Planning
8 4 (4.71%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (4.71%) Capacity Management
8 4 (4.71%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (4.71%) Asset Management
8 4 (4.71%) Configuration Management
9 2 (2.35%) Service Management
9 2 (2.35%) Performance Engineering
9 2 (2.35%) High Availability
9 2 (2.35%) Capacity Planning
10 1 (1.18%) ITIL V3
10 1 (1.18%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (27.06%) SQL
2 17 (20.00%) C#
2 17 (20.00%) C++
3 10 (11.76%) Bash Shell
4 7 (8.24%) Perl
5 3 (3.53%) C
5 3 (3.53%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 29 (34.12%) Degree
2 25 (29.41%) Security Cleared
3 19 (22.35%) SC Cleared
4 16 (18.82%) DV Cleared
5 13 (15.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (7.06%) RHCE
6 6 (7.06%) SCSA
6 6 (7.06%) CCNA
6 6 (7.06%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (7.06%) MCITP
7 4 (4.71%) MCSE
8 2 (2.35%) CWNA
8 2 (2.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.18%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.18%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (32.94%) QA
2 4 (4.71%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.18%) SLA
3 1 (1.18%) COBIT
System Software
1 35 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (37.65%) Active Directory
3 28 (32.94%) VMware ESX
4 16 (18.82%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (3.53%) vSphere
5 3 (3.53%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.35%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (2.35%) Nmap
7 1 (1.18%) Squid
7 1 (1.18%) NLBS
7 1 (1.18%) qmail
7 1 (1.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 17 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 13 (15.29%) NetBackup
3 12 (14.12%) EMC NetWorker
4 6 (7.06%) PureDisk
5 4 (4.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (2.35%) ARCserve
6 2 (2.35%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (2.35%) SCCM
6 2 (2.35%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.18%) YUM
7 1 (1.18%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 50 (58.82%) VMware
2 39 (45.88%) Microsoft
3 34 (40.00%) HP
4 23 (27.06%) EMC
5 17 (20.00%) Cisco
5 17 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 15 (17.65%) Dell
6 15 (17.65%) Sun
7 14 (16.47%) Veritas
8 9 (10.59%) StorageTek
9 7 (8.24%) Brocade
10 6 (7.06%) NetApp
10 6 (7.06%) Avaya
11 5 (5.88%) IBM
11 5 (5.88%) Oracle
11 5 (5.88%) F5
12 3 (3.53%) Juniper
12 3 (3.53%) Hitachi
13 2 (2.35%) CA
13 2 (2.35%) Citrix
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