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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 116 122 120
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs citing NAS 31 29 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.19% 1.14% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.40% 3.60% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 25 19 8
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £33,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £53,000 £40,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.59% +7.05%
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
911 806 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 35.09% 31.65% 29.77%
Number of salaries quoted 463 548 492
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £72,500
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 19 December 2014.

NAS Salary Histogram in Reading

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 52 (100.00%) SAN
2 31 (59.62%) HP
3 28 (53.85%) EMC
3 28 (53.85%) Windows
4 22 (42.31%) Sun
5 21 (40.38%) VMware
5 21 (40.38%) Security Cleared
6 20 (38.46%) SC Cleared
6 20 (38.46%) Replication
7 18 (34.62%) DV Cleared
7 18 (34.62%) EMC NetWorker
7 18 (34.62%) Fibre Channel
7 18 (34.62%) Brocade
7 18 (34.62%) StorageTek
8 17 (32.69%) VMware ESX
9 16 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (30.77%) DNS
9 16 (30.77%) SQL Server
9 16 (30.77%) Performance Monitoring
10 15 (28.85%) Linux
11 14 (26.92%) Veritas
12 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
12 13 (25.00%) UNIX
12 13 (25.00%) Firewall
12 13 (25.00%) IIS
13 12 (23.08%) .NET
13 12 (23.08%) Degree
13 12 (23.08%) Active Directory
13 12 (23.08%) SQL
14 11 (21.15%) CA

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (25.00%) IIS
2 7 (13.46%) Apache
3 4 (7.69%) MS Exchange
4 3 (5.77%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 3 (5.77%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (5.77%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.77%) JBoss
4 3 (5.77%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (100.00%) SAN
2 18 (34.62%) Fibre Channel
3 16 (30.77%) DNS
4 13 (25.00%) Firewall
5 9 (17.31%) SMTP
5 9 (17.31%) DHCP
5 9 (17.31%) TCP/IP
5 9 (17.31%) IMAP
5 9 (17.31%) iSCSI
6 8 (15.38%) Wireshark
7 3 (5.77%) HTTP
7 3 (5.77%) SNMP
7 3 (5.77%) LDAP
8 2 (3.85%) FTP
8 2 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (3.85%) Wireless
8 2 (3.85%) WPA
8 2 (3.85%) VLAN
8 2 (3.85%) SSL
8 2 (3.85%) 802.11
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.62%) MySQL
3 3 (5.77%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 9 (17.31%) WebLOAD
1 9 (17.31%) AQtime
2 7 (13.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (5.77%) LoadRunner
4 2 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 24 (46.15%) Storage Engineer
2 17 (32.69%) SAN Engineer
2 17 (32.69%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 13 (25.00%) EMC Storage Engineer
3 13 (25.00%) EMC Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Storage Support Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Support Engineer
5 6 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (11.54%) Test Engineer
5 6 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Performance Test Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Senior Test Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) UNIX Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Performance Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.77%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (5.77%) Performance Tester
7 3 (5.77%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.08%) .NET
2 9 (17.31%) MAPI
3 1 (1.92%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (38.46%) Replication
2 9 (17.31%) Computer Science
2 9 (17.31%) Enterprise Storage
2 9 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (13.46%) Celerra
4 3 (5.77%) Derivative
5 2 (3.85%) HP StorageWorks
5 2 (3.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 28 (53.85%) Windows
2 15 (28.85%) Linux
3 13 (25.00%) UNIX
4 9 (17.31%) Solaris
4 9 (17.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (5.77%) AIX
6 3 (5.77%) HPUX
7 2 (3.85%) CentOS
7 2 (3.85%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.85%) VMS
7 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) Performance Monitoring
2 9 (17.31%) Benchmarking
2 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (15.38%) Configuration Management
3 8 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (15.38%) Capacity Management
4 7 (13.46%) Data Management
5 6 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (11.54%) Problem Management
6 4 (7.69%) Project Planning
7 3 (5.77%) Release Management
8 2 (3.85%) High Availability
8 2 (3.85%) Software Engineering
8 2 (3.85%) ITIL
9 1 (1.92%) Change Management
9 1 (1.92%) Network Design
9 1 (1.92%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.92%) Performance Testing
9 1 (1.92%) Network Architecture
9 1 (1.92%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.08%) SQL
2 9 (17.31%) C#
2 9 (17.31%) C++
3 6 (11.54%) Perl
4 5 (9.62%) PowerShell
4 5 (9.62%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 21 (40.38%) Security Cleared
2 20 (38.46%) SC Cleared
3 18 (34.62%) DV Cleared
4 12 (23.08%) Degree
5 9 (17.31%) BC Cleared
6 4 (7.69%) SCSA
6 4 (7.69%) RHCE
7 2 (3.85%) CWNA
7 2 (3.85%) CCNA
7 2 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.92%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.31%) QA
System Software
1 17 (32.69%) VMware ESX
2 16 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (23.08%) Active Directory
4 3 (5.77%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (3.85%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (3.85%) Nmap
5 2 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (34.62%) EMC NetWorker
2 8 (15.38%) Backup Exec
3 7 (13.46%) Legato
3 7 (13.46%) ARCserve
4 6 (11.54%) NetBackup
5 3 (5.77%) PureDisk
5 3 (5.77%) Puppet
5 3 (5.77%) OpenAM
6 2 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 31 (59.62%) HP
2 28 (53.85%) EMC
3 22 (42.31%) Sun
4 21 (40.38%) VMware
5 18 (34.62%) Brocade
5 18 (34.62%) StorageTek
6 14 (26.92%) Veritas
7 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 11 (21.15%) CA
9 10 (19.23%) Oracle
9 10 (19.23%) NetApp
10 9 (17.31%) Red Hat
11 8 (15.38%) IBM
12 3 (5.77%) Dell
12 3 (5.77%) Hitachi
13 2 (3.85%) Juniper
13 2 (3.85%) Symantec
13 2 (3.85%) Cisco
14 1 (1.92%) SunGard
14 1 (1.92%) F5
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £75000 - £150000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago