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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 203 163 138
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -25
Permanent jobs citing NAS 31 62 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.60% 1.12% 1.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.29% 3.86% 5.87%
Number of salaries quoted 28 52 57
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £30,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,250 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -14.36%
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
1354 1608 1549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.27% 28.96% 28.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1097 1055 1113
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 -9 20 £45,500 -13.33% 1
Bracknell +13 7 £30,000 -
Newbury +11 4 £28,500 -38.70%
NAS
South East

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 54 (93.10%) SAN
2 44 (75.86%) Windows
3 37 (63.79%) VMware
4 35 (60.34%) Active Directory
5 28 (48.28%) VMware Infrastructure
5 28 (48.28%) Windows Server
6 24 (41.38%) TCP/IP
7 22 (37.93%) DNS
8 21 (36.21%) EMC
8 21 (36.21%) Linux
8 21 (36.21%) SQL Server
8 21 (36.21%) iSCSI
9 20 (34.48%) Microsoft
10 18 (31.03%) Disaster Recovery
11 16 (27.59%) Firewall
11 16 (27.59%) SQL
11 16 (27.59%) Unix
11 16 (27.59%) Hyper-V
12 14 (24.14%) Finance
12 14 (24.14%) HP
12 14 (24.14%) Cisco
13 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2008
14 12 (20.69%) Data Management
14 12 (20.69%) Degree
14 12 (20.69%) HTTP
14 12 (20.69%) ITIL
15 11 (18.97%) LAN
15 11 (18.97%) Replication
15 11 (18.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 11 (18.97%) Root Cause Analysis

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 8 (13.79%) Apache
2 7 (12.07%) Tomcat
3 6 (10.34%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (10.34%) IIS
3 6 (10.34%) JBoss
3 6 (10.34%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 6 (10.34%) SharePoint
3 6 (10.34%) WebSphere
4 5 (8.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (8.62%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.34%) SaaS
2 4 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 54 (93.10%) SAN
2 24 (41.38%) TCP/IP
3 22 (37.93%) DNS
4 21 (36.21%) iSCSI
5 16 (27.59%) Firewall
6 12 (20.69%) HTTP
7 11 (18.97%) LAN
8 10 (17.24%) SSH
8 10 (17.24%) WAN
9 9 (15.52%) VPN
10 8 (13.79%) DHCP
10 8 (13.79%) VoIP
11 7 (12.07%) FTP
11 7 (12.07%) LDAP
11 7 (12.07%) Network Security
12 6 (10.34%) Wireshark
13 5 (8.62%) Fibre Channel
13 5 (8.62%) PBX
13 5 (8.62%) VLAN
14 4 (6.90%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (36.21%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.24%) Relational Database
3 8 (13.79%) MySQL
4 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (5.17%) AQtime
1 3 (5.17%) WebLOAD
2 2 (3.45%) ClearCase
2 2 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.45%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.45%) JIRA
2 2 (3.45%) Subversion
2 2 (3.45%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (24.14%) Finance
2 9 (15.52%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.90%) Legal
4 3 (5.17%) Banking
4 3 (5.17%) Electronics
4 3 (5.17%) Law
4 3 (5.17%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.17%) Marketing
5 1 (1.72%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (25.86%) Administrator
2 12 (20.69%) Storage Engineer
3 10 (17.24%) Systems Administrator
4 9 (15.52%) Support Engineer
5 7 (12.07%) EMC Engineer
5 7 (12.07%) EMC Storage Engineer
5 7 (12.07%) SAN Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) Windows Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) Hyper-V Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) Network Administrator
7 5 (8.62%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) VMware Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) Windows Specialist
8 4 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (6.90%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (6.90%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 4 (6.90%) Support Specialist
8 4 (6.90%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.52%) .NET
2 5 (8.62%) LAMP
3 3 (5.17%) MAPI
3 3 (5.17%) Web Services
4 2 (3.45%) POSIX
5 1 (1.72%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) Replication
2 10 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (15.52%) Computer Science
4 8 (13.79%) Clustering
5 7 (12.07%) EMC VMAX
5 7 (12.07%) EMC VNX
5 7 (12.07%) Enterprise Storage
6 6 (10.34%) NHS
7 4 (6.90%) PKI
8 3 (5.17%) Blackberry
8 3 (5.17%) Cryptography
8 3 (5.17%) Data Centre
9 2 (3.45%) EqualLogic
10 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
10 1 (1.72%) Smart Meter
10 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 44 (75.86%) Windows
2 28 (48.28%) Windows Server
3 21 (36.21%) Linux
4 16 (27.59%) Unix
5 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (18.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (5.17%) Android
7 3 (5.17%) BlackBerry OS
7 3 (5.17%) Solaris
7 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.72%) CentOS
8 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.03%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (20.69%) Data Management
2 12 (20.69%) ITIL
3 11 (18.97%) Root Cause Analysis
4 9 (15.52%) Line Management
5 7 (12.07%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (12.07%) ETL
6 6 (10.34%) Data Protection
6 6 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (8.62%) Change Control
7 5 (8.62%) Web Operations
8 4 (6.90%) ITIL V3
8 4 (6.90%) Project Management
8 4 (6.90%) Time Management
9 3 (5.17%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (5.17%) Benchmarking
9 3 (5.17%) Configuration Management
9 3 (5.17%) IT Governance
9 3 (5.17%) TOGAF
9 3 (5.17%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 16 (27.59%) SQL
2 10 (17.24%) Perl
3 9 (15.52%) PowerShell
4 5 (8.62%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.17%) C#
5 3 (5.17%) C++
6 1 (1.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (20.69%) Degree
2 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (10.34%) MCITP
3 6 (10.34%) MCSE
4 1 (1.72%) CCNA
4 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.72%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) QA
2 2 (3.45%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (60.34%) Active Directory
2 28 (48.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (27.59%) Hyper-V
4 10 (17.24%) VMware ESX
5 7 (12.07%) Firmware
5 7 (12.07%) NFS
5 7 (12.07%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (10.34%) SRDF
6 6 (10.34%) vSphere
7 5 (8.62%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (5.17%) XenApp
9 2 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.72%) Samba
10 1 (1.72%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (13.79%) Backup Exec
2 7 (12.07%) Puppet
3 6 (10.34%) EMC VPLEX
3 6 (10.34%) OpenAM
4 5 (8.62%) Simpana
5 4 (6.90%) Legato
6 3 (5.17%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (5.17%) NetBackup
6 3 (5.17%) Perfmon
7 2 (3.45%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (3.45%) Nagios
8 1 (1.72%) BMC Marimba
8 1 (1.72%) Cacti
8 1 (1.72%) Check_MK
8 1 (1.72%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (1.72%) HP SIM
8 1 (1.72%) SCCM
8 1 (1.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 37 (63.79%) VMware
2 21 (36.21%) EMC
3 20 (34.48%) Microsoft
4 14 (24.14%) Cisco
4 14 (24.14%) HP
5 10 (17.24%) Oracle
6 9 (15.52%) Citrix
6 9 (15.52%) Symantec
7 8 (13.79%) Veeam
8 7 (12.07%) Brocade
8 7 (12.07%) CommVault
8 7 (12.07%) Red Hat
9 6 (10.34%) IBM
9 6 (10.34%) Veritas
10 5 (8.62%) Apple
10 5 (8.62%) NetApp
10 5 (8.62%) Sun
11 4 (6.90%) Dell
11 4 (6.90%) Intel Security
12 3 (5.17%) Symbian
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday