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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 207 186 224
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +38
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 27 39 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.52% 0.70% 0.055%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.99% 2.43% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 18 32 2
Average salary £52,500 £41,250 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -41.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £35,250 £62,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+23.52% +6.25%
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
1354 1608 1549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.27% 28.96% 28.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1097 1055 1113
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Fibre Channel across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Fibre Channel Salary Histogram 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 10 February 2016. 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 +11 20 £52,500 +31.25%
Slough -7 4 £50,000 +21.21%
Newbury +16 2 - -
Maidenhead - 2 £62,500 -
Bracknell - 1 £50,000 -
Fibre Channel
South East

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 32 (84.21%) Windows
1 32 (84.21%) VMware
2 31 (81.58%) Cisco
3 30 (78.95%) Linux
4 29 (76.32%) Cisco Nexus
5 27 (71.05%) Firewall
6 25 (65.79%) VMware Infrastructure
7 23 (60.53%) Data Centre
8 22 (57.89%) ITIL
9 17 (44.74%) vSphere
9 17 (44.74%) SAN
10 16 (42.11%) Mentoring
11 15 (39.47%) EMC
11 15 (39.47%) Shell Script
11 15 (39.47%) PowerShell
12 14 (36.84%) Unix
13 13 (34.21%) Java
13 13 (34.21%) Perl
13 13 (34.21%) Python
13 13 (34.21%) Citrix
13 13 (34.21%) Finance
13 13 (34.21%) Service Management
13 13 (34.21%) VMware ESX
13 13 (34.21%) Qualys
13 13 (34.21%) SCCM
13 13 (34.21%) Cisco IOS
13 13 (34.21%) iSCSI
13 13 (34.21%) Capacity Planning
13 13 (34.21%) Ruby
13 13 (34.21%) WSUS

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2007
1 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (18.42%) MS Exchange
2 6 (15.79%) OpenStack
3 5 (13.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (13.16%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 29 (76.32%) Cisco Nexus
2 27 (71.05%) Firewall
3 17 (44.74%) SAN
4 13 (34.21%) Cisco IOS
4 13 (34.21%) iSCSI
5 12 (31.58%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (28.95%) TCP/IP
7 10 (26.32%) FCoE
8 7 (18.42%) DNS
9 6 (15.79%) Cisco ISE
9 6 (15.79%) Cisco Wireless
9 6 (15.79%) Network Security
9 6 (15.79%) Wireless
10 5 (13.16%) LAN
10 5 (13.16%) NAS
10 5 (13.16%) PBX
10 5 (13.16%) VLAN
10 5 (13.16%) VoIP
10 5 (13.16%) VPN
10 5 (13.16%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) ClearCase
1 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
1 2 (5.26%) JIRA
1 2 (5.26%) Subversion
1 2 (5.26%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (34.21%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) VMware Engineer
2 11 (28.95%) Support Engineer
3 10 (26.32%) Cloud Engineer
3 10 (26.32%) VMware Support Engineer
4 9 (23.68%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Cisco Consultant
5 6 (15.79%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 6 (15.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Cisco Security Consultant
5 6 (15.79%) Consultant
5 6 (15.79%) Data Centre Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Data Network Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Network Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Network Security Consultant
5 6 (15.79%) Security Consultant
5 6 (15.79%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 23 (60.53%) Data Centre
2 13 (34.21%) EMC VNX
3 4 (10.53%) Driving Licence
3 4 (10.53%) e-Health
3 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Cloud
3 4 (10.53%) FlexPod
4 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.26%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 32 (84.21%) Windows
2 30 (78.95%) Linux
3 14 (36.84%) Unix
4 9 (23.68%) Windows Server
5 4 (10.53%) Data ONTAP
6 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (57.89%) ITIL
2 16 (42.11%) Mentoring
3 13 (34.21%) Capacity Planning
3 13 (34.21%) Server Patching
3 13 (34.21%) Service Management
3 13 (34.21%) Vulnerability Management
4 6 (15.79%) Presales
5 3 (7.89%) Capacity Management
5 3 (7.89%) Change Management
6 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (5.26%) Data Protection
6 2 (5.26%) Issue Tracking
6 2 (5.26%) Open Source
6 2 (5.26%) Patch Management
7 1 (2.63%) Coaching
7 1 (2.63%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.63%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (2.63%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (39.47%) PowerShell
1 15 (39.47%) Shell Script
2 13 (34.21%) Java
2 13 (34.21%) Perl
2 13 (34.21%) Python
2 13 (34.21%) Ruby
3 8 (21.05%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) CCIE
1 12 (31.58%) CCNP
1 12 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (13.16%) MCITP
2 5 (13.16%) MCSE
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (10.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (34.21%) QA
2 4 (10.53%) PCI DSS
2 4 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (65.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (44.74%) vSphere
3 13 (34.21%) VMware ESX
3 13 (34.21%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (28.95%) Hyper-V
5 7 (18.42%) Active Directory
6 6 (15.79%) XenServer
7 5 (13.16%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (5.26%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (34.21%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 13 (34.21%) SCCM
1 13 (34.21%) WSUS
2 7 (18.42%) Backup Exec
3 6 (15.79%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 32 (84.21%) VMware
2 31 (81.58%) Cisco
3 15 (39.47%) EMC
4 13 (34.21%) Citrix
4 13 (34.21%) Qualys
5 12 (31.58%) CheckPoint
5 12 (31.58%) Red Hat
6 6 (15.79%) 3Com
6 6 (15.79%) F5
6 6 (15.79%) HP
6 6 (15.79%) IronPort
6 6 (15.79%) Juniper
6 6 (15.79%) Meraki
6 6 (15.79%) ProCurve
6 6 (15.79%) Sourcefire
6 6 (15.79%) Wall Street Systems
7 5 (13.16%) Apple
7 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
8 4 (10.53%) CA
8 4 (10.53%) NetApp