The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 115 110 122
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Permanent jobs citing NAS 31 31 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.25% 1.28% 0.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.10% 4.17% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 21 23 17
Average salary £85,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+78.94% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,000 £37,300
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,250 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +5.00%
NAS
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
757 744 851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.52% 30.66% 38.81%
Number of salaries quoted 404 495 663
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NAS across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

NAS
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NAS across the Reading region.

NAS Salary Trend in Reading

NAS
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NAS across the Reading region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

NAS Salary Histogram in Reading

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 68 (100.00%) SAN
2 46 (67.65%) HP
3 37 (54.41%) EMC
4 35 (51.47%) Oracle
4 35 (51.47%) Windows
5 31 (45.59%) Linux
6 30 (44.12%) SQL Server
7 27 (39.71%) Sun
7 27 (39.71%) Brocade
8 26 (38.24%) SC Cleared
8 26 (38.24%) Replication
8 26 (38.24%) Security Cleared
9 25 (36.76%) DV Cleared
9 25 (36.76%) Fibre Channel
9 25 (36.76%) Performance Monitoring
9 25 (36.76%) EMC NetWorker
9 25 (36.76%) StorageTek
10 24 (35.29%) Veritas
10 24 (35.29%) DNS
11 23 (33.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 23 (33.82%) Red Hat
11 23 (33.82%) TCP/IP
12 22 (32.35%) Firewall
13 21 (30.88%) UNIX
14 17 (25.00%) Active Directory
15 16 (23.53%) Configuration Management
15 16 (23.53%) VMware
15 16 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
15 16 (23.53%) Enterprise Storage
15 16 (23.53%) Capacity Management

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (22.06%) SharePoint
2 13 (19.12%) Apache
3 12 (17.65%) IIS
4 11 (16.18%) JBoss
4 11 (16.18%) Tomcat
4 11 (16.18%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 11 (16.18%) BizTalk Server
4 11 (16.18%) WebSphere
5 7 (10.29%) MS Exchange
6 4 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (5.88%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.47%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 10 (14.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (13.24%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.65%) SaaS
2 10 (14.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 68 (100.00%) SAN
2 25 (36.76%) Fibre Channel
3 24 (35.29%) DNS
4 23 (33.82%) TCP/IP
5 22 (32.35%) Firewall
6 14 (20.59%) DHCP
7 13 (19.12%) iSCSI
8 11 (16.18%) HTTP
8 11 (16.18%) LDAP
9 2 (2.94%) LAN
9 2 (2.94%) WAN
9 2 (2.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (44.12%) SQL Server
2 13 (19.12%) MySQL
3 12 (17.65%) Relational Database
4 11 (16.18%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (16.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (16.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (14.71%) Oracle Database
5 10 (14.71%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (14.71%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (10.29%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 9 (13.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (16.18%) Finance
2 10 (14.71%) Legal
2 10 (14.71%) Retail
2 10 (14.71%) Billing
3 4 (5.88%) French Language
3 4 (5.88%) German Language
3 4 (5.88%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 34 (50.00%) Storage Engineer
2 25 (36.76%) SAN Engineer
2 25 (36.76%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 24 (35.29%) EMC Storage Engineer
3 24 (35.29%) EMC Engineer
4 16 (23.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 16 (23.53%) Support Engineer
4 16 (23.53%) 3rd Line Support
4 16 (23.53%) Storage Support Engineer
5 11 (16.18%) Architect
6 10 (14.71%) Technical Architect
7 6 (8.82%) Software Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.88%) Administrator
8 4 (5.88%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.88%) UNIX Administrator
8 4 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
9 2 (2.94%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 2 (2.94%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.18%) .NET
2 10 (14.71%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.47%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (38.24%) Replication
2 16 (23.53%) Enterprise Storage
2 16 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (20.59%) Clustering
4 10 (14.71%) N-Tier
4 10 (14.71%) Management Information System
5 9 (13.24%) Celerra
6 2 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 35 (51.47%) Windows
2 31 (45.59%) Linux
3 23 (33.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (30.88%) UNIX
5 12 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (11.76%) Solaris
7 4 (5.88%) AIX
7 4 (5.88%) HPUX
8 3 (4.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (36.76%) Performance Monitoring
2 16 (23.53%) Capacity Management
2 16 (23.53%) Configuration Management
2 16 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (17.65%) Load Balancing
4 11 (16.18%) Project Planning
4 11 (16.18%) Migration
5 10 (14.71%) Validation
5 10 (14.71%) Project Management
5 10 (14.71%) ITIL
5 10 (14.71%) SOA
5 10 (14.71%) Business Development
5 10 (14.71%) TOGAF
5 10 (14.71%) SABSA
5 10 (14.71%) DoDAF
6 9 (13.24%) Data Management
7 7 (10.29%) Release Management
8 6 (8.82%) Software Engineering
9 3 (4.41%) Problem Management
10 1 (1.47%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.65%) Perl
2 11 (16.18%) PowerShell
3 6 (8.82%) SQL
4 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 26 (38.24%) SC Cleared
1 26 (38.24%) Security Cleared
2 25 (36.76%) DV Cleared
3 11 (16.18%) MCSE
3 11 (16.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (16.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 10 (14.71%) MCITP
4 10 (14.71%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (13.24%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.47%) MCP
6 1 (1.47%) Degree
6 1 (1.47%) RHCE
6 1 (1.47%) SCSA
6 1 (1.47%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.71%) COBIT
System Software
1 17 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (20.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 12 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (17.65%) Hyper-V
4 11 (16.18%) Oracle RAC
5 10 (14.71%) vSphere
5 10 (14.71%) vCloud
5 10 (14.71%) Terminal Services
6 3 (4.41%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.47%) Xen
Systems Management
1 25 (36.76%) EMC NetWorker
2 14 (20.59%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 11 (16.18%) Puppet
3 11 (16.18%) OpenAM
4 9 (13.24%) Legato
4 9 (13.24%) ARCserve
5 5 (7.35%) NetBackup
6 4 (5.88%) Backup Exec
7 2 (2.94%) vMotion
Vendors
1 46 (67.65%) HP
2 37 (54.41%) EMC
3 35 (51.47%) Oracle
4 27 (39.71%) Sun
4 27 (39.71%) Brocade
5 25 (36.76%) StorageTek
6 24 (35.29%) Veritas
7 23 (33.82%) Red Hat
8 16 (23.53%) VMware
9 15 (22.06%) Microsoft
10 12 (17.65%) Cisco
10 12 (17.65%) Juniper
11 10 (14.71%) NetApp
12 9 (13.24%) CA
12 9 (13.24%) IBM
13 2 (2.94%) 3PAR
13 2 (2.94%) F5
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