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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 130 100 123
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +23
Permanent jobs citing NAS 12 42 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.54% 1.75% 0.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.99% 5.48% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3 24 13
Average salary £75,000 £48,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% +21.87%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.65%
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
602 767 706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.15% 32.04% 31.05%
Number of salaries quoted 392 412 535
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 4 August 2015.

NAS Salary Histogram in Reading

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 45 (100.00%) SAN
2 32 (71.11%) Data Centre
3 29 (64.44%) HP
4 26 (57.78%) Linux
5 23 (51.11%) Windows
6 21 (46.67%) EMC
7 20 (44.44%) Brocade
8 19 (42.22%) Oracle
8 19 (42.22%) SQL Server
9 17 (37.78%) UNIX
9 17 (37.78%) Veritas
10 16 (35.56%) Cisco
11 15 (33.33%) TCP/IP
11 15 (33.33%) Sun
11 15 (33.33%) Red Hat
11 15 (33.33%) SharePoint
11 15 (33.33%) Replication
11 15 (33.33%) SC Cleared
11 15 (33.33%) Security Cleared
11 15 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 15 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
12 14 (31.11%) Enterprise Storage
12 14 (31.11%) Capacity Management
12 14 (31.11%) Performance Monitoring
12 14 (31.11%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (31.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 14 (31.11%) DV Cleared
12 14 (31.11%) EMC NetWorker
12 14 (31.11%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 14 (31.11%) VMware

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 10 (22.22%) IIS
3 5 (11.11%) MS Exchange
4 4 (8.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 4 (8.89%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (8.89%) WebSphere
4 4 (8.89%) JBoss
4 4 (8.89%) Lotus Domino
4 4 (8.89%) Apache
4 4 (8.89%) Tomcat
4 4 (8.89%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (2.22%) Eucalyptus
5 1 (2.22%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (24.44%) MS Excel
1 11 (24.44%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (24.44%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (11.11%) SaaS
3 1 (2.22%) Nimbula
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (100.00%) SAN
2 15 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 15 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 13 (28.89%) DNS
4 11 (24.44%) DHCP
5 7 (15.56%) Firewall
6 5 (11.11%) iSCSI
7 4 (8.89%) HTTP
7 4 (8.89%) LDAP
8 3 (6.67%) LAN
8 3 (6.67%) WAN
8 3 (6.67%) VPN
9 1 (2.22%) Ethernet
9 1 (2.22%) ATM
9 1 (2.22%) SSL
9 1 (2.22%) Frame Relay
9 1 (2.22%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (2.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (2.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (42.22%) SQL Server
2 10 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
2 10 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (22.22%) Oracle Database
3 5 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (8.89%) MySQL
4 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 12 (26.67%) Finance
2 10 (22.22%) Legal
2 10 (22.22%) Retail
2 10 (22.22%) Billing
3 4 (8.89%) French Language
3 4 (8.89%) German Language
3 4 (8.89%) Spanish Language
4 2 (4.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Storage Engineer
2 15 (33.33%) SAN Engineer
3 14 (31.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 14 (31.11%) EMC Storage Engineer
3 14 (31.11%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 14 (31.11%) EMC Engineer
3 14 (31.11%) Storage Support Engineer
3 14 (31.11%) Support Engineer
3 14 (31.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 11 (24.44%) Architect
5 10 (22.22%) Technical Architect
6 5 (11.11%) Consultant
6 5 (11.11%) Sales Consultant
6 5 (11.11%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 4 (8.89%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 4 (8.89%) UNIX Administrator
7 4 (8.89%) Administrator
7 4 (8.89%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.22%) Software Packaging
2 4 (8.89%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 32 (71.11%) Data Centre
2 15 (33.33%) Replication
3 14 (31.11%) Clustering
3 14 (31.11%) Enterprise Storage
3 14 (31.11%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (24.44%) N-Tier
5 10 (22.22%) Management Information System
6 4 (8.89%) Client/Server
7 3 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (2.22%) Public Cloud
8 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (57.78%) Linux
2 23 (51.11%) Windows
3 17 (37.78%) UNIX
4 15 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (28.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (28.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (17.78%) Solaris
7 4 (8.89%) AIX
7 4 (8.89%) HPUX
7 4 (8.89%) Windows 2000
7 4 (8.89%) Windows NT
8 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) Configuration Management
1 14 (31.11%) Disaster Recovery
1 14 (31.11%) Capacity Management
1 14 (31.11%) Performance Monitoring
2 12 (26.67%) Load Balancing
2 12 (26.67%) Migration
3 11 (24.44%) SOA
3 11 (24.44%) Project Management
3 11 (24.44%) ITIL
4 10 (22.22%) Validation
4 10 (22.22%) TOGAF
4 10 (22.22%) DoDAF
4 10 (22.22%) Project Planning
4 10 (22.22%) Business Development
4 10 (22.22%) SABSA
5 3 (6.67%) Data Centre Operations
6 2 (4.44%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.22%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (2.22%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.22%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) Perl
2 4 (8.89%) SQL
2 4 (8.89%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 15 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 14 (31.11%) DV Cleared
3 12 (26.67%) MCSE
3 12 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (26.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 10 (22.22%) MCITP
4 10 (22.22%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.22%) Degree
5 1 (2.22%) MCSA
5 1 (2.22%) CCNA
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.22%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.22%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (31.11%) Active Directory
1 14 (31.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 12 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (26.67%) Hyper-V
3 11 (24.44%) vCloud
4 10 (22.22%) vSphere
4 10 (22.22%) Terminal Services
5 4 (8.89%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (2.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (31.11%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 14 (31.11%) EMC NetWorker
2 8 (17.78%) NetBackup
3 4 (8.89%) Backup Exec
3 4 (8.89%) Puppet
3 4 (8.89%) OpenAM
4 3 (6.67%) PureDisk
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (2.22%) SCCM
5 1 (2.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (64.44%) HP
2 21 (46.67%) EMC
3 20 (44.44%) Brocade
4 19 (42.22%) Oracle
5 17 (37.78%) Veritas
6 16 (35.56%) Cisco
7 15 (33.33%) Sun
7 15 (33.33%) Red Hat
8 14 (31.11%) StorageTek
8 14 (31.11%) VMware
9 13 (28.89%) Juniper
10 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
11 6 (13.33%) 3PAR
12 5 (11.11%) NetApp
13 4 (8.89%) Intel
14 3 (6.67%) Dell
14 3 (6.67%) IBM
14 3 (6.67%) Hitachi
14 3 (6.67%) F5
14 3 (6.67%) Dell Compellent
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