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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 122 110 100
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -10
Permanent jobs citing NAS 17 36 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.80% 1.52% 1.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.73% 5.00% 5.79%
Number of salaries quoted 17 28 32
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £30,450
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% -13.82%
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
623 720 726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.39% 30.34% 32.35%
Number of salaries quoted 474 405 521
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
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 5 February 2016.

NAS Salary Histogram in Reading

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 34 (97.14%) SAN
2 30 (85.71%) Windows
3 21 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 21 (60.00%) VMware
3 21 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 16 (45.71%) EMC
5 14 (40.00%) TCP/IP
6 13 (37.14%) SQL Server
7 11 (31.43%) Unix
7 11 (31.43%) DNS
7 11 (31.43%) HP
7 11 (31.43%) iSCSI
8 10 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (28.57%) Cisco
9 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
9 9 (25.71%) HTTP
9 9 (25.71%) Firewall
9 9 (25.71%) Data Management
9 9 (25.71%) Degree
10 8 (22.86%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (22.86%) Clustering
10 8 (22.86%) Replication
10 8 (22.86%) Symantec
10 8 (22.86%) .NET
10 8 (22.86%) Linux
11 7 (20.00%) MySQL
11 7 (20.00%) SQL
11 7 (20.00%) Apache
11 7 (20.00%) Tomcat

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (20.00%) Apache
1 7 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (14.29%) JBoss
2 5 (14.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 5 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 3 (8.57%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) SaaS
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.57%) Office 365
3 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (97.14%) SAN
2 14 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 11 (31.43%) DNS
3 11 (31.43%) iSCSI
4 9 (25.71%) Firewall
4 9 (25.71%) HTTP
5 5 (14.29%) LDAP
5 5 (14.29%) SSH
6 4 (11.43%) FTP
6 4 (11.43%) Wireshark
7 3 (8.57%) DHCP
7 3 (8.57%) IMAP
7 3 (8.57%) Internet
7 3 (8.57%) LAN
7 3 (8.57%) SMTP
7 3 (8.57%) WAN
8 2 (5.71%) Intranet
8 2 (5.71%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (5.71%) MPLS
9 1 (2.86%) RNC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (37.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.00%) MySQL
3 5 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) AQtime
1 3 (8.57%) WebLOAD
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.57%) Banking
3 3 (8.57%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Storage Engineer
2 10 (28.57%) Administrator
3 6 (17.14%) EMC Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) EMC Storage Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (14.29%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 5 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (14.29%) Windows Specialist
5 4 (11.43%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Operations Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Support Specialist
5 4 (11.43%) Technical Support
5 4 (11.43%) Web Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Windows Support Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Storage Specialist
6 3 (8.57%) Storage Support Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) .NET
2 5 (14.29%) LAMP
3 3 (8.57%) MAPI
4 2 (5.71%) POSIX
5 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Clustering
1 8 (22.86%) Replication
2 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
2 6 (17.14%) EMC VMAX
2 6 (17.14%) EMC VNX
3 4 (11.43%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 30 (85.71%) Windows
2 21 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 11 (31.43%) Unix
4 8 (22.86%) Linux
5 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.86%) Android
8 1 (2.86%) BlackBerry OS
8 1 (2.86%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (25.71%) Data Management
3 8 (22.86%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (17.14%) ETL
4 6 (17.14%) Line Management
5 4 (11.43%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (11.43%) Change Control
5 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
5 4 (11.43%) High Availability
5 4 (11.43%) Time Management
5 4 (11.43%) Web Operations
6 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.57%) Benchmarking
6 3 (8.57%) ITIL
6 3 (8.57%) Performance Engineering
6 3 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (8.57%) TOGAF
7 2 (5.71%) Performance Testing
8 1 (2.86%) Test Automation
8 1 (2.86%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) SQL
2 5 (14.29%) Perl
2 5 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 3 (8.57%) C#
3 3 (8.57%) C++
4 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) QA
System Software
1 21 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 6 (17.14%) Firmware
4 6 (17.14%) SRDF
5 5 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 5 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (11.43%) NFS
6 4 (11.43%) vSphere
7 2 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) Puppet
2 6 (17.14%) EMC VPLEX
3 5 (14.29%) OpenAM
3 5 (14.29%) Simpana
4 4 (11.43%) Legato
5 3 (8.57%) Backup Exec
5 3 (8.57%) NetBackup
5 3 (8.57%) Perfmon
6 2 (5.71%) BMC Marimba
6 2 (5.71%) Cacti
6 2 (5.71%) Check_MK
6 2 (5.71%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (5.71%) Nagios
7 1 (2.86%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (2.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 21 (60.00%) VMware
2 16 (45.71%) EMC
3 11 (31.43%) HP
4 10 (28.57%) Cisco
5 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
6 8 (22.86%) Symantec
7 7 (20.00%) Brocade
8 6 (17.14%) Dell
8 6 (17.14%) Veeam
9 5 (14.29%) IBM
9 5 (14.29%) Oracle
9 5 (14.29%) Red Hat
10 4 (11.43%) NetApp
10 4 (11.43%) Sun
11 3 (8.57%) arcserve
11 3 (8.57%) Citrix
11 3 (8.57%) CommVault
11 3 (8.57%) McAfee
11 3 (8.57%) Veritas
12 1 (2.86%) Symbian
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