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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 119 111 111
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs citing NAS 21 29 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.92% 1.20% 1.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.29% 3.96% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 18
Average salary £85,000 £47,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+78.94% -36.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £30,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £68,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
639 732 791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.86% 30.32% 35.86%
Number of salaries quoted 367 466 635
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 May 2015.

NAS Salary Histogram in Reading

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 60 (100.00%) SAN
2 39 (65.00%) HP
3 34 (56.67%) Windows
3 34 (56.67%) Linux
4 31 (51.67%) Oracle
4 31 (51.67%) EMC
5 28 (46.67%) SQL Server
5 28 (46.67%) Data Centre
6 26 (43.33%) Brocade
7 23 (38.33%) Veritas
8 21 (35.00%) Red Hat
8 21 (35.00%) TCP/IP
8 21 (35.00%) UNIX
8 21 (35.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 20 (33.33%) DNS
10 19 (31.67%) Sun
10 19 (31.67%) Firewall
10 19 (31.67%) Replication
10 19 (31.67%) Security Cleared
10 19 (31.67%) SC Cleared
10 19 (31.67%) Fibre Channel
11 18 (30.00%) Performance Monitoring
11 18 (30.00%) EMC NetWorker
11 18 (30.00%) DV Cleared
11 18 (30.00%) StorageTek
12 17 (28.33%) Active Directory
13 16 (26.67%) Cisco
13 16 (26.67%) VMware
14 15 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
14 15 (25.00%) SharePoint

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 12 (20.00%) Apache
2 12 (20.00%) IIS
3 10 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 10 (16.67%) JBoss
3 10 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (16.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 10 (16.67%) WebSphere
4 6 (10.00%) MS Exchange
5 4 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (6.67%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (1.67%) Lync
6 1 (1.67%) Eucalyptus
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 13 (21.67%) MS Excel
2 11 (18.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.33%) Cloud Computing
1 11 (18.33%) SaaS
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.67%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 60 (100.00%) SAN
2 21 (35.00%) TCP/IP
3 20 (33.33%) DNS
4 19 (31.67%) Firewall
4 19 (31.67%) Fibre Channel
5 12 (20.00%) DHCP
6 11 (18.33%) iSCSI
7 10 (16.67%) LDAP
7 10 (16.67%) HTTP
8 3 (5.00%) LAN
8 3 (5.00%) WAN
8 3 (5.00%) VPN
9 1 (1.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (1.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 1 (1.67%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (1.67%) Frame Relay
9 1 (1.67%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.67%) ATM
9 1 (1.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 12 (20.00%) MySQL
3 11 (18.33%) Relational Database
4 10 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 10 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (20.00%) Finance
2 10 (16.67%) Legal
2 10 (16.67%) Retail
2 10 (16.67%) Billing
3 4 (6.67%) French Language
3 4 (6.67%) German Language
3 4 (6.67%) Spanish Language
4 2 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (43.33%) Storage Engineer
2 19 (31.67%) SAN Engineer
3 18 (30.00%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 18 (30.00%) EMC Engineer
3 18 (30.00%) EMC Storage Engineer
4 14 (23.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 14 (23.33%) Storage Support Engineer
4 14 (23.33%) Support Engineer
4 14 (23.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 11 (18.33%) Architect
6 10 (16.67%) Technical Architect
7 6 (10.00%) Software Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 4 (6.67%) UNIX Administrator
8 4 (6.67%) Administrator
8 4 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
10 2 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
10 2 (3.33%) Linux Engineer
10 2 (3.33%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.67%) .NET
1 10 (16.67%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 28 (46.67%) Data Centre
2 19 (31.67%) Replication
3 14 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (23.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 14 (23.33%) Clustering
4 11 (18.33%) N-Tier
5 10 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 6 (10.00%) Celerra
7 3 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.67%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 34 (56.67%) Windows
1 34 (56.67%) Linux
2 21 (35.00%) UNIX
2 21 (35.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (16.67%) Solaris
5 4 (6.67%) AIX
5 4 (6.67%) HPUX
6 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 14 (23.33%) Capacity Management
2 14 (23.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (23.33%) Configuration Management
3 12 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 12 (20.00%) Migration
4 11 (18.33%) Project Management
4 11 (18.33%) ITIL
4 11 (18.33%) SOA
5 10 (16.67%) Validation
5 10 (16.67%) TOGAF
5 10 (16.67%) DoDAF
5 10 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 10 (16.67%) Business Development
5 10 (16.67%) SABSA
6 6 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (10.00%) Data Management
6 6 (10.00%) Release Management
7 3 (5.00%) Data Centre Operations
8 2 (3.33%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (23.33%) Perl
2 10 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 6 (10.00%) SQL
4 3 (5.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 19 (31.67%) Security Cleared
1 19 (31.67%) SC Cleared
2 18 (30.00%) DV Cleared
3 12 (20.00%) MCSE
3 12 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 10 (16.67%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 10 (16.67%) MCITP
5 4 (6.67%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.67%) Degree
6 1 (1.67%) MCSA
6 1 (1.67%) MCP
6 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.67%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.67%) COBIT
System Software
1 17 (28.33%) Active Directory
2 14 (23.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 12 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 12 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (18.33%) vCloud
5 10 (16.67%) Terminal Services
5 10 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
5 10 (16.67%) vSphere
6 2 (3.33%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (30.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 14 (23.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 10 (16.67%) OpenAM
3 10 (16.67%) Puppet
4 8 (13.33%) NetBackup
5 6 (10.00%) Legato
5 6 (10.00%) ARCserve
6 4 (6.67%) Backup Exec
7 3 (5.00%) PureDisk
8 2 (3.33%) vMotion
9 1 (1.67%) SCCM
9 1 (1.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 39 (65.00%) HP
2 31 (51.67%) Oracle
2 31 (51.67%) EMC
3 26 (43.33%) Brocade
4 23 (38.33%) Veritas
5 21 (35.00%) Red Hat
6 19 (31.67%) Sun
7 18 (30.00%) StorageTek
8 16 (26.67%) Cisco
8 16 (26.67%) VMware
9 14 (23.33%) Microsoft
10 13 (21.67%) Juniper
11 11 (18.33%) NetApp
12 9 (15.00%) IBM
13 6 (10.00%) 3PAR
14 5 (8.33%) CA
15 3 (5.00%) F5
15 3 (5.00%) Hitachi
15 3 (5.00%) Symantec
15 3 (5.00%) Dell
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
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