Period
to 21 November 2019

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 6 months to 21 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Attached Storage (NAS)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 209 243 243
Rank change year-on-year +34 0 -2
Permanent jobs citing NAS 23 19 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.42% 0.31% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.75% 1.87% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 16
Berkshire median annual salary £39,500 £62,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.80% +25.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £31,778 £44,250 £33,000
90th Percentile £46,500 £86,500 £56,875
South East median annual salary £38,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.59% -10.53% -5.00%

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

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 835 1,018 1,328
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 15.22% 16.56% 20.88%
Number of salaries quoted 578 756 1,007
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +3.26% -8.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £71,250 £70,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%

NAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing NAS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

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 6 months to 21 November 2019.

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 6 months to 21 November 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -15 9 £39,500 -40.15% 2
Ascot -5 5 £37,267 +8.02%
Slough - 4 £45,000 -
Thatcham - 2 £38,000 - 1
Newbury - 1 £38,500 -
NAS
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 2019, IT jobs citing NAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for NAS.

1 23 (100.00%) SAN
2 17 (73.91%) Windows
2 17 (73.91%) Windows Server
3 14 (60.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (60.87%) VMware
4 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
4 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
4 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
4 11 (47.83%) Azure
5 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (39.13%) Veeam
6 9 (39.13%) Linux
7 8 (34.78%) Oracle
7 8 (34.78%) Clustering
7 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (34.78%) SCCM
7 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Clustering
8 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (26.09%) DHCP
9 6 (26.09%) DNS
9 6 (26.09%) Desktop Virtualisation
10 5 (21.74%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 5 (21.74%) Web SSO
10 5 (21.74%) Single Sign-On
10 5 (21.74%) Project Delivery
10 5 (21.74%) HP
10 5 (21.74%) NHS
10 5 (21.74%) ABAP
10 5 (21.74%) Java

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 3 (13.04%) Confluence
2 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (47.83%) Azure
2 5 (21.74%) AWS
3 3 (13.04%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (13.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (100.00%) SAN
2 6 (26.09%) DHCP
2 6 (26.09%) DNS
3 3 (13.04%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (13.04%) Firewall
3 3 (13.04%) iSCSI
3 3 (13.04%) SMTP
3 3 (13.04%) SNMP
3 3 (13.04%) VLAN
3 3 (13.04%) VPN
3 3 (13.04%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (13.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
3 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.35%) DB2
4 1 (4.35%) SAP HANA
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) JIRA
General
1 5 (21.74%) Retail
2 3 (13.04%) Games
3 1 (4.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Architect
1 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure Architect
1 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
1 5 (21.74%) IT Engineer
1 5 (21.74%) Technical Architect
1 5 (21.74%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (13.04%) Administrator
2 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) IT Support
2 3 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (13.04%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) IT Support Technician
3 2 (8.70%) IT Technician
3 2 (8.70%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Project Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Support Technician
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Support Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) SAP Basis
1 5 (21.74%) Web Services
2 3 (13.04%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Clustering
2 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (21.74%) NHS
3 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
3 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (13.04%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (13.04%) Private Cloud
4 2 (8.70%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (4.35%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 17 (73.91%) Windows
1 17 (73.91%) Windows Server
2 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (39.13%) Linux
4 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (13.04%) CentOS
6 3 (13.04%) Ubuntu
6 3 (13.04%) Windows 10
7 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (26.09%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 5 (21.74%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 5 (21.74%) Load Balancing
3 5 (21.74%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (21.74%) Process Improvement
3 5 (21.74%) Project Delivery
3 5 (21.74%) Web SSO
4 4 (17.39%) ITIL
5 3 (13.04%) Break/Fix
5 3 (13.04%) Decision-Making
5 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (13.04%) Security Management
5 3 (13.04%) Security Patching
5 3 (13.04%) Server Management
5 3 (13.04%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (4.35%) Analytics
6 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.35%) Presales
6 1 (4.35%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) ABAP
1 5 (21.74%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (21.74%) Degree
3 4 (17.39%) MCSE
4 3 (13.04%) CCNA
4 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (8.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) GDPR
System Software
1 14 (60.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
3 3 (13.04%) Firmware
3 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
3 3 (13.04%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (13.04%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (13.04%) XenApp
4 1 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Clustering
1 8 (34.78%) SCCM
2 5 (21.74%) HP Data Protector
2 5 (21.74%) SCOM
2 5 (21.74%) Single Sign-On
3 3 (13.04%) Grafana
3 3 (13.04%) Graylog
3 3 (13.04%) WSUS
4 1 (4.35%) Backup Exec
4 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) VMware
2 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
3 9 (39.13%) Veeam
4 8 (34.78%) Oracle
5 5 (21.74%) HP
5 5 (21.74%) SAP
6 4 (17.39%) Citrix
7 3 (13.04%) Arista
7 3 (13.04%) Atlassian
7 3 (13.04%) Barracuda Networks
7 3 (13.04%) Brocade
7 3 (13.04%) Cisco
7 3 (13.04%) Emulex
7 3 (13.04%) NETGEAR
7 3 (13.04%) SolarWinds
7 3 (13.04%) SonicWALL
7 3 (13.04%) Symantec
8 1 (4.35%) CommVault