The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 99 135
Rank change year-on-year -8 +36  
Permanent jobs citing NAS 2 35 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.15% 1.97% 0.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.53% 7.11% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 35 11
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% -23.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £61,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £38,111
% change year-on-year -3.52% +11.51%  

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 Reading with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 375 492 619
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 28.54% 27.64% 26.66%
Number of salaries quoted 280 373 374
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £31,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

NAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

NAS
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for NAS in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 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 Reading region with a requirement for NAS.

1 18 (100.00%) SAN
2 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 11 (61.11%) Firewall
4 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 9 (50.00%) Windows
5 8 (44.44%) DNS
5 8 (44.44%) NFS
5 8 (44.44%) VMware
5 8 (44.44%) Internet
5 8 (44.44%) Hyper-V
5 8 (44.44%) Bash Shell
6 7 (38.89%) Windows 7
6 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (38.89%) Linux Command Line
6 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
6 7 (38.89%) NetApp
7 6 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (33.33%) FTP
7 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (33.33%) SSH
8 5 (27.78%) HTTP
9 4 (22.22%) Intranet
9 4 (22.22%) MPLS
9 4 (22.22%) Finance
9 4 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (22.22%) Network Security
9 4 (22.22%) iSCSI
10 3 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (16.67%) POSIX
11 2 (11.11%) WAN

NAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.56%) JBoss
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) SAN
2 11 (61.11%) Firewall
3 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 8 (44.44%) DNS
4 8 (44.44%) Internet
5 6 (33.33%) FTP
5 6 (33.33%) SSH
6 5 (27.78%) HTTP
7 4 (22.22%) Intranet
7 4 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (22.22%) iSCSI
7 4 (22.22%) MPLS
7 4 (22.22%) Network Security
8 2 (11.11%) LAN
8 2 (11.11%) VLAN
8 2 (11.11%) WAN
9 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (5.56%) LDAP
9 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
1 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Administrator
1 9 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Network Administrator
3 7 (38.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (38.89%) Infrastructure Support
3 7 (38.89%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 7 (38.89%) Senior Network Administrator
4 6 (33.33%) Storage Engineer
4 6 (33.33%) Storage Support Engineer
5 5 (27.78%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 5 (27.78%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (27.78%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 5 (27.78%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (27.78%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (27.78%) SAN Engineer
5 5 (27.78%) SAN Storage Engineer
5 5 (27.78%) SAN Support
5 5 (27.78%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (16.67%) Network Security Administrator
6 3 (16.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) POSIX
2 1 (5.56%) LAMP
2 1 (5.56%) Middleware
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.56%) Fintech
2 1 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Windows 7
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Change Control
4 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.56%) Perl
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) CCNA
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) CCNP
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) MCSA
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
2 1 (5.56%) MCTS
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (44.44%) Hyper-V
2 8 (44.44%) NFS
3 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (5.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.56%) Nagios
1 1 (5.56%) OpenAM
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
1 1 (5.56%) Simpana
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) VMware
2 7 (38.89%) NetApp
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix
4 1 (5.56%) CommVault
4 1 (5.56%) Juniper
4 1 (5.56%) McAfee
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) NetIQ
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.56%) Sun