The table below looks at the statistics for Fibre Channel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 209 207 207
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 21 24 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.38% 0.41% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.40% 1.44% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10 19 17
Average salary £46,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.10% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,350 £39,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,300 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
Fibre Channel
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1503 1664 1719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.06% 28.34% 32.29%
Number of salaries quoted 947 1121 1275
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Fibre Channel across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Fibre Channel Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Fibre Channel
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Fibre Channel across the Berkshire region.

Fibre Channel Salary Trend in Berkshire

Fibre Channel
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fibre Channel within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -14 11 £45,750 +1.66% 6
Slough - 10 £46,500 -
Fibre Channel
South East

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Fibre Channel 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 Fibre Channel.

1 54 (90.00%) SAN
2 47 (78.33%) HP
3 35 (58.33%) Security Cleared
4 32 (53.33%) EMC
5 31 (51.67%) NAS
6 29 (48.33%) SC Cleared
7 28 (46.67%) Brocade
8 26 (43.33%) Replication
8 26 (43.33%) StorageTek
8 26 (43.33%) Sun
8 26 (43.33%) DV Cleared
8 26 (43.33%) EMC NetWorker
8 26 (43.33%) Performance Monitoring
9 25 (41.67%) VMware
10 21 (35.00%) CA
10 21 (35.00%) Windows
11 20 (33.33%) ITIL
11 20 (33.33%) Cisco
11 20 (33.33%) Firewall
11 20 (33.33%) vSphere
11 20 (33.33%) Capacity Management
12 19 (31.67%) Disaster Recovery
12 19 (31.67%) Ethernet
13 18 (30.00%) IBM
14 17 (28.33%) Configuration Management
14 17 (28.33%) Enterprise Storage
14 17 (28.33%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
15 16 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
15 16 (26.67%) SLA

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Fibre Channel 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 Fibre Channel. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (13.33%) Lync
2 5 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.67%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 54 (90.00%) SAN
2 31 (51.67%) NAS
3 20 (33.33%) Firewall
4 19 (31.67%) Ethernet
5 16 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (20.00%) FCoE
6 12 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (13.33%) iSCSI
8 4 (6.67%) Structured Cabling
8 4 (6.67%) SNMP
8 4 (6.67%) LAN
8 4 (6.67%) WAN
8 4 (6.67%) DHCP
8 4 (6.67%) VLAN
8 4 (6.67%) VPN
8 4 (6.67%) DNS
9 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.67%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (46.67%) Support Engineer
2 26 (43.33%) Storage Engineer
2 26 (43.33%) SAN Engineer
2 26 (43.33%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 24 (40.00%) EMC Storage Engineer
3 24 (40.00%) EMC Engineer
4 17 (28.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 17 (28.33%) Storage Support Engineer
4 17 (28.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 10 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 10 (16.67%) Consultant
5 10 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) SAN Consultant
6 5 (8.33%) Platform Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Support Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Sales Consultant
8 3 (5.00%) IT Support Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 3 (5.00%) Data Centre Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 26 (43.33%) Replication
2 17 (28.33%) Enterprise Storage
2 17 (28.33%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (20.00%) FlexPod
3 12 (20.00%) e-Health
4 10 (16.67%) Enterprise Cloud
5 4 (6.67%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (35.00%) Windows
2 16 (26.67%) Linux
3 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (43.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 20 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 20 (33.33%) ITIL
3 19 (31.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 17 (28.33%) Configuration Management
5 12 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 12 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
5 12 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 12 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 12 (20.00%) Coaching
6 4 (6.67%) Migration
6 4 (6.67%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.00%) Change Management
7 3 (5.00%) Service Management
8 1 (1.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.67%) C
Qualifications
1 35 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 29 (48.33%) SC Cleared
3 26 (43.33%) DV Cleared
4 12 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 9 (15.00%) BC Cleared
6 7 (11.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (11.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (11.67%) MCSE
6 7 (11.67%) HP ASE
7 3 (5.00%) MCSA
7 3 (5.00%) CCNA
7 3 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (26.67%) SLA
2 12 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (33.33%) vSphere
2 16 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (18.33%) Hyper-V
4 9 (15.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (8.33%) VMware ESX
7 4 (6.67%) XenDesktop
7 4 (6.67%) Samba
8 3 (5.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 26 (43.33%) EMC NetWorker
2 8 (13.33%) SCCM
3 6 (10.00%) Legato
3 6 (10.00%) NetBackup
4 4 (6.67%) Backup Exec
4 4 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (6.67%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 47 (78.33%) HP
2 32 (53.33%) EMC
3 28 (46.67%) Brocade
4 26 (43.33%) Sun
4 26 (43.33%) StorageTek
5 25 (41.67%) VMware
6 21 (35.00%) CA
7 20 (33.33%) Cisco
8 18 (30.00%) IBM
9 15 (25.00%) NetApp
10 11 (18.33%) Microsoft
11 8 (13.33%) Veeam
11 8 (13.33%) SolarWinds
12 7 (11.67%) Citrix
13 6 (10.00%) Hitachi
13 6 (10.00%) Veritas
13 6 (10.00%) 3PAR
14 4 (6.67%) CheckPoint
14 4 (6.67%) ProCurve
14 4 (6.67%) Dell
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Posted: 5 days ago
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