The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for NAS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Attached Storage (NAS)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 170 160 196
Rank change year-on-year -10 +36  
Permanent jobs citing NAS 9 52 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.27% 1.15% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.14% 4.57% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 9 51 12
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.63% -12.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,615 £37,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £65,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,250 £43,250 £39,250
% change year-on-year -6.93% +10.19%  

NAS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 788 1138 1305
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 23.86% 25.09% 25.81%
Number of salaries quoted 613 883 841
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

NAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing NAS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for NAS in Berkshire

NAS
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NAS in Berkshire.

Salary trend for NAS in Berkshire

NAS
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NAS in Berkshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for NAS in Berkshire

NAS
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead +15 4 £33,615 -38.88%
Slough +8 3 £47,500 -60.41%
Reading -10 1 £55,000 -4.34%
NAS
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing NAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for NAS.

1 34 (100.00%) SAN
2 27 (79.41%) Active Directory
3 26 (76.47%) DNS
4 25 (73.53%) Windows
5 23 (67.65%) Windows Server
6 22 (64.71%) Firewall
7 21 (61.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (58.82%) MS Exchange
8 20 (58.82%) SQL Server
8 20 (58.82%) Microsoft
9 19 (55.88%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (55.88%) SQL Server 2012
10 18 (52.94%) DHCP
11 14 (41.18%) Network Security
12 13 (38.24%) Hyper-V
12 13 (38.24%) Exchange Server 2013
13 12 (35.29%) PowerShell
13 12 (35.29%) Linux
13 12 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
13 12 (35.29%) NetApp
14 11 (32.35%) Microsoft Certification
14 11 (32.35%) MCSE
14 11 (32.35%) CCNP
14 11 (32.35%) SQL Server 2008
15 10 (29.41%) PCI DSS
15 10 (29.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 10 (29.41%) WinDbg
15 10 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
15 10 (29.41%) High Availability
15 10 (29.41%) Back Office

NAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (58.82%) MS Exchange
2 13 (38.24%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.88%) Apache
5 2 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (5.88%) JBoss
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
5 2 (5.88%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 9 (26.47%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (26.47%) Office 365
2 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (100.00%) SAN
2 26 (76.47%) DNS
3 22 (64.71%) Firewall
4 18 (52.94%) DHCP
5 14 (41.18%) Network Security
6 10 (29.41%) LAN
6 10 (29.41%) SMTP
6 10 (29.41%) SNMP
6 10 (29.41%) TCP/IP
6 10 (29.41%) VLAN
6 10 (29.41%) VoIP
6 10 (29.41%) WAN
7 8 (23.53%) Internet
8 6 (17.65%) FTP
8 6 (17.65%) HTTP
8 6 (17.65%) SSH
9 4 (11.76%) Intranet
9 4 (11.76%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (11.76%) iSCSI
9 4 (11.76%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 19 (55.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (32.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (29.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (23.53%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (5.88%) MySQL
6 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (29.41%) WinDbg
General
1 10 (29.41%) Back Office
2 4 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (26.47%) Administrator
2 9 (26.47%) Infrastructure Support
3 8 (23.53%) Network Administrator
4 7 (20.59%) Senior Network Administrator
5 6 (17.65%) Support Engineer
6 5 (14.71%) Analyst
6 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 5 (14.71%) Support Analyst
6 5 (14.71%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (11.76%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) Hyper-V Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) Network Security Administrator
8 3 (8.82%) Security Administrator
8 3 (8.82%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) Senior Hyper-V Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) Storage Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) Web Services
2 3 (8.82%) POSIX
3 2 (5.88%) LAMP
4 1 (2.94%) .NET
4 1 (2.94%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) FlexPod
2 7 (20.59%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (14.71%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.94%) Fintech
4 1 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 25 (73.53%) Windows
2 23 (67.65%) Windows Server
3 21 (61.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (55.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (35.29%) Linux
6 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
7 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) High Availability
1 10 (29.41%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (8.82%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (5.88%) Data Protection
4 2 (5.88%) ITIL
4 2 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.94%) Change Control
5 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.94%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) PowerShell
2 10 (29.41%) VBScript
3 8 (23.53%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (32.35%) CCNP
2 11 (32.35%) MCSE
2 11 (32.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (29.41%) CCVP
4 5 (14.71%) CCSP
5 2 (5.88%) CCNA
6 1 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (2.94%) Degree
6 1 (2.94%) MCSA
6 1 (2.94%) MCTS
6 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (29.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (29.41%) PCI DSS
1 10 (29.41%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (79.41%) Active Directory
2 13 (38.24%) Hyper-V
3 10 (29.41%) ISA Server
4 9 (26.47%) XenApp
5 8 (23.53%) NFS
6 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) SCCM
2 2 (5.88%) OpenAM
2 2 (5.88%) Puppet
3 1 (2.94%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.94%) Nagios
3 1 (2.94%) Simpana
Vendors
1 20 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 12 (35.29%) NetApp
3 10 (29.41%) Cisco
3 10 (29.41%) Dell
3 10 (29.41%) HP
4 9 (26.47%) Citrix
5 5 (14.71%) VMware
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle
6 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.94%) CommVault
7 1 (2.94%) Juniper
7 1 (2.94%) McAfee
7 1 (2.94%) NetIQ
7 1 (2.94%) Sun