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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 96 103 128
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +25
Permanent jobs citing NAS 37 38 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.55% 1.65% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.01% 5.29% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 29 28 4
Average salary £52,500 £48,750 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £33,150 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.60% +9.41%
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
739 718 646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.91% 31.23% 33.13%
Number of salaries quoted 408 521 530
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 January 2015.

NAS Salary Histogram in Reading

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 46 (100.00%) SAN
2 33 (71.74%) HP
3 31 (67.39%) EMC
4 24 (52.17%) Windows
5 22 (47.83%) Sun
6 21 (45.65%) Brocade
6 21 (45.65%) Replication
6 21 (45.65%) Security Cleared
6 21 (45.65%) Fibre Channel
7 20 (43.48%) SC Cleared
7 20 (43.48%) EMC NetWorker
7 20 (43.48%) DV Cleared
7 20 (43.48%) StorageTek
8 19 (41.30%) Performance Monitoring
9 18 (39.13%) Firewall
10 16 (34.78%) Oracle
11 15 (32.61%) DNS
12 14 (30.43%) Linux
13 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
14 12 (26.09%) UNIX
14 12 (26.09%) Veritas
14 12 (26.09%) CA
15 11 (23.91%) Red Hat
15 11 (23.91%) NetApp
15 11 (23.91%) TCP/IP
15 11 (23.91%) Apache
15 11 (23.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 11 (23.91%) iSCSI
16 10 (21.74%) BC Cleared
16 10 (21.74%) Analytical Skills

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 11 (23.91%) Apache
2 7 (15.22%) Tomcat
2 7 (15.22%) JBoss
2 7 (15.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 7 (15.22%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (15.22%) WebSphere
3 5 (10.87%) IIS
4 4 (8.70%) MS Exchange
5 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (4.35%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (19.57%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (100.00%) SAN
2 21 (45.65%) Fibre Channel
3 18 (39.13%) Firewall
4 15 (32.61%) DNS
5 11 (23.91%) TCP/IP
5 11 (23.91%) iSCSI
6 7 (15.22%) HTTP
6 7 (15.22%) LDAP
7 6 (13.04%) DHCP
8 2 (4.35%) FTP
8 2 (4.35%) SSL
8 2 (4.35%) Wireshark
8 2 (4.35%) 802.11
8 2 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (4.35%) Wireless
8 2 (4.35%) WPA
8 2 (4.35%) VLAN
8 2 (4.35%) tcpdump
9 1 (2.17%) IMAP
9 1 (2.17%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
2 9 (19.57%) MySQL
3 7 (15.22%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (15.22%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 9 (19.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.17%) AQtime
3 1 (2.17%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.17%) WebLOAD
Job Titles
1 28 (60.87%) Storage Engineer
2 19 (41.30%) SAN Engineer
2 19 (41.30%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 17 (36.96%) EMC Engineer
3 17 (36.96%) EMC Storage Engineer
4 9 (19.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 9 (19.57%) Support Engineer
4 9 (19.57%) 3rd Line Support
4 9 (19.57%) Storage Support Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) Software Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Network Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Service Desk Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) UNIX Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Cloud Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.17%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) .NET
2 1 (2.17%) MAPI
2 1 (2.17%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (45.65%) Replication
2 10 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (19.57%) Enterprise Storage
3 9 (19.57%) Celerra
4 2 (4.35%) HP StorageWorks
4 2 (4.35%) Clustering
5 1 (2.17%) Derivative
5 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (52.17%) Windows
2 14 (30.43%) Linux
3 12 (26.09%) UNIX
4 11 (23.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (10.87%) Solaris
6 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.35%) CentOS
7 2 (4.35%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.35%) VMS
7 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.17%) AIX
8 1 (2.17%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) Performance Monitoring
2 9 (19.57%) Capacity Management
2 9 (19.57%) Configuration Management
2 9 (19.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (19.57%) Data Management
3 7 (15.22%) Release Management
4 6 (13.04%) Software Engineering
5 4 (8.70%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.35%) Project Planning
6 2 (4.35%) High Availability
6 2 (4.35%) ITIL
7 1 (2.17%) Benchmarking
7 1 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.57%) PowerShell
2 8 (17.39%) Perl
3 3 (6.52%) SQL
3 3 (6.52%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.17%) C#
4 1 (2.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 21 (45.65%) Security Cleared
2 20 (43.48%) DV Cleared
2 20 (43.48%) SC Cleared
3 10 (21.74%) BC Cleared
4 2 (4.35%) CCNA
4 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.35%) RHCE
4 2 (4.35%) CWNA
4 2 (4.35%) SCSA
4 2 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) VMware ESX
1 7 (15.22%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (13.04%) Active Directory
3 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.35%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (4.35%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 20 (43.48%) EMC NetWorker
2 9 (19.57%) Legato
2 9 (19.57%) ARCserve
3 7 (15.22%) Puppet
3 7 (15.22%) OpenAM
4 4 (8.70%) Backup Exec
5 2 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (4.35%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.17%) PureDisk
Vendors
1 33 (71.74%) HP
2 31 (67.39%) EMC
3 22 (47.83%) Sun
4 21 (45.65%) Brocade
5 20 (43.48%) StorageTek
6 16 (34.78%) Oracle
7 12 (26.09%) Veritas
7 12 (26.09%) CA
8 11 (23.91%) NetApp
8 11 (23.91%) Red Hat
9 9 (19.57%) IBM
10 8 (17.39%) VMware
11 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
12 2 (4.35%) Cisco
12 2 (4.35%) Juniper
12 2 (4.35%) Dell
12 2 (4.35%) Symantec
12 2 (4.35%) Hitachi
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: 5 days ago