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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 119 96 121
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +25
Permanent jobs citing NAS 29 41 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.17% 1.71% 0.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.88% 5.75% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 21 34 13
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £30,000 £37,100
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £67,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +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
747 713 798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.18% 29.78% 39.02%
Number of salaries quoted 405 503 619
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 31 March 2015.

NAS Salary Histogram in Reading

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 63 (100.00%) SAN
2 42 (66.67%) HP
3 35 (55.56%) EMC
4 32 (50.79%) Windows
5 31 (49.21%) Oracle
6 28 (44.44%) Linux
7 26 (41.27%) SQL Server
7 26 (41.27%) Sun
8 24 (38.10%) Brocade
8 24 (38.10%) SC Cleared
8 24 (38.10%) Replication
8 24 (38.10%) Security Cleared
9 23 (36.51%) DV Cleared
9 23 (36.51%) Fibre Channel
9 23 (36.51%) Performance Monitoring
9 23 (36.51%) EMC NetWorker
9 23 (36.51%) StorageTek
10 22 (34.92%) DNS
10 22 (34.92%) Firewall
11 21 (33.33%) Veritas
11 21 (33.33%) Red Hat
11 21 (33.33%) UNIX
11 21 (33.33%) TCP/IP
11 21 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 14 (22.22%) Active Directory
12 14 (22.22%) VMware
13 13 (20.63%) Disaster Recovery
13 13 (20.63%) Configuration Management
13 13 (20.63%) Apache
13 13 (20.63%) MySQL

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 13 (20.63%) Apache
2 11 (17.46%) Tomcat
2 11 (17.46%) SharePoint
2 11 (17.46%) JBoss
2 11 (17.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 11 (17.46%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (17.46%) WebSphere
3 9 (14.29%) IIS
4 6 (9.52%) MS Exchange
5 4 (6.35%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (4.76%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.59%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 7 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (19.05%) SaaS
2 7 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 63 (100.00%) SAN
2 23 (36.51%) Fibre Channel
3 22 (34.92%) DNS
3 22 (34.92%) Firewall
4 21 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 12 (19.05%) iSCSI
5 12 (19.05%) DHCP
6 11 (17.46%) HTTP
6 11 (17.46%) LDAP
7 2 (3.17%) LAN
7 2 (3.17%) WAN
7 2 (3.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (41.27%) SQL Server
2 13 (20.63%) MySQL
3 12 (19.05%) Relational Database
4 11 (17.46%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (17.46%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (17.46%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (11.11%) Oracle Database
5 7 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 9 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (12.70%) Finance
2 7 (11.11%) Legal
2 7 (11.11%) Retail
2 7 (11.11%) Billing
3 3 (4.76%) French Language
3 3 (4.76%) German Language
3 3 (4.76%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 32 (50.79%) Storage Engineer
2 23 (36.51%) SAN Engineer
2 23 (36.51%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 21 (33.33%) EMC Storage Engineer
3 21 (33.33%) EMC Engineer
4 13 (20.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 13 (20.63%) Storage Support Engineer
4 13 (20.63%) Support Engineer
4 13 (20.63%) 3rd Line Support
5 8 (12.70%) Architect
6 7 (11.11%) Technical Architect
7 6 (9.52%) Software Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Cloud Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.76%) Administrator
9 3 (4.76%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.76%) UNIX Administrator
10 2 (3.17%) Systems Engineer
10 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.46%) .NET
2 7 (11.11%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.59%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (38.10%) Replication
2 13 (20.63%) Enterprise Storage
2 13 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (15.87%) Clustering
4 9 (14.29%) Celerra
5 7 (11.11%) N-Tier
5 7 (11.11%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.17%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 32 (50.79%) Windows
2 28 (44.44%) Linux
3 21 (33.33%) UNIX
3 21 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (12.70%) Solaris
6 3 (4.76%) AIX
6 3 (4.76%) HPUX
6 3 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (36.51%) Performance Monitoring
2 13 (20.63%) Capacity Management
2 13 (20.63%) Configuration Management
2 13 (20.63%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (14.29%) Data Management
3 9 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 9 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 8 (12.70%) Migration
5 7 (11.11%) DoDAF
5 7 (11.11%) Business Development
5 7 (11.11%) Release Management
5 7 (11.11%) TOGAF
5 7 (11.11%) Validation
5 7 (11.11%) Project Management
5 7 (11.11%) ITIL
5 7 (11.11%) SOA
5 7 (11.11%) SABSA
6 6 (9.52%) Software Engineering
7 4 (6.35%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.59%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.05%) Perl
2 11 (17.46%) PowerShell
3 5 (7.94%) SQL
4 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 24 (38.10%) SC Cleared
1 24 (38.10%) Security Cleared
2 23 (36.51%) DV Cleared
3 10 (15.87%) BC Cleared
4 8 (12.70%) MCSE
4 8 (12.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (12.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (11.11%) MCITP
5 7 (11.11%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (3.17%) RHCE
6 2 (3.17%) SCSA
7 1 (1.59%) MCSA
7 1 (1.59%) MCP
7 1 (1.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.11%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 11 (17.46%) Oracle RAC
3 10 (15.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (15.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 9 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 7 (11.11%) vSphere
5 7 (11.11%) vCloud
5 7 (11.11%) Terminal Services
6 4 (6.35%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.59%) Xen
Systems Management
1 23 (36.51%) EMC NetWorker
2 11 (17.46%) Puppet
2 11 (17.46%) OpenAM
3 10 (15.87%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 9 (14.29%) Legato
4 9 (14.29%) ARCserve
5 4 (6.35%) NetBackup
6 3 (4.76%) Backup Exec
7 2 (3.17%) vMotion
Vendors
1 42 (66.67%) HP
2 35 (55.56%) EMC
3 31 (49.21%) Oracle
4 26 (41.27%) Sun
5 24 (38.10%) Brocade
6 23 (36.51%) StorageTek
7 21 (33.33%) Veritas
7 21 (33.33%) Red Hat
8 14 (22.22%) VMware
9 12 (19.05%) Microsoft
10 10 (15.87%) CA
10 10 (15.87%) NetApp
11 9 (14.29%) Juniper
11 9 (14.29%) Cisco
11 9 (14.29%) IBM
12 2 (3.17%) 3PAR
12 2 (3.17%) F5
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago