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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 209 206 207
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 20 19 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.34% 0.32% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.10% 1.09% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 11
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
1820 1736 1422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.50% 29.24% 26.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1011 1209 1087
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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 +1 12 £40,000 - 3
Newbury +14 3 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Bracknell -6 2 £37,500 -
Fibre Channel
South East

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 27 (84.38%) SAN
2 21 (65.63%) HP
3 20 (62.50%) Windows
4 14 (43.75%) VMware
4 14 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (40.63%) NetBackup
5 13 (40.63%) ITIL
6 12 (37.50%) EMC
6 12 (37.50%) Active Directory
6 12 (37.50%) Hitachi
6 12 (37.50%) Replication
7 11 (34.38%) NAS
7 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
8 10 (31.25%) Linux
9 9 (28.13%) iSCSI
9 9 (28.13%) Brocade
10 8 (25.00%) SCCM
10 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (25.00%) NetApp
10 8 (25.00%) Symantec
10 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (21.88%) Firewall
11 7 (21.88%) MCSE
11 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
11 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (21.88%) Hyper-V
12 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
12 6 (18.75%) SCOM
12 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 4 (12.50%) IIS
2 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (6.25%) Lync
3 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (6.25%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (12.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (84.38%) SAN
2 11 (34.38%) NAS
3 9 (28.13%) iSCSI
4 7 (21.88%) Firewall
4 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
5 3 (9.38%) DNS
5 3 (9.38%) Ethernet
5 3 (9.38%) FTP
5 3 (9.38%) Wireless
5 3 (9.38%) VLAN
6 2 (6.25%) Wireshark
6 2 (6.25%) Network Security
6 2 (6.25%) WPA
6 2 (6.25%) DHCP
6 2 (6.25%) tcpdump
6 2 (6.25%) SSL
6 2 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (6.25%) 802.11
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Consultant
2 6 (18.75%) Storage Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) SAN Consultant
3 5 (15.63%) Support Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (12.50%) SAN Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 4 (12.50%) SAN Storage Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Support Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Network Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Support
6 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Storage Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) EMC Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) EMC Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (37.50%) Replication
2 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (12.50%) Performance Metrics
3 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (12.50%) Clustering
4 3 (9.38%) HP StorageWorks
5 2 (6.25%) EqualLogic
5 2 (6.25%) Blackberry
5 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (62.50%) Windows
2 10 (31.25%) Linux
3 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (9.38%) UNIX
5 3 (9.38%) VMS
6 2 (6.25%) CentOS
6 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) ITIL
2 8 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (15.63%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (12.50%) MOF
4 4 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (12.50%) Change Management
4 4 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (12.50%) Workflow
4 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 3 (9.38%) High Availability
6 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.25%) Capacity Management
6 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.25%) Migration
6 2 (6.25%) Asset Management
6 2 (6.25%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) C
2 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) MCSE
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
2 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 5 (15.63%) CCNA
3 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (12.50%) SCSA
4 4 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (12.50%) SCSE
4 4 (12.50%) DV Cleared
5 3 (9.38%) HP ASE
6 2 (6.25%) BC Cleared
6 2 (6.25%) CWNA
7 1 (3.13%) VCP4
7 1 (3.13%) VCP5
System Software
1 14 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 7 (21.88%) Hyper-V
4 6 (18.75%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (15.63%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (15.63%) VMware ESX
6 4 (12.50%) Firmware
7 2 (6.25%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (6.25%) XenApp
7 2 (6.25%) XenDesktop
7 2 (6.25%) vSphere
7 2 (6.25%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 13 (40.63%) NetBackup
2 8 (25.00%) SCCM
3 6 (18.75%) SCOM
4 5 (15.63%) Backup Exec
4 5 (15.63%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (12.50%) Windows Intune
5 4 (12.50%) SCOrch
5 4 (12.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (12.50%) SCSM
5 4 (12.50%) SCVMM
5 4 (12.50%) Legato
5 4 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (6.25%) ARCserve
6 2 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (3.13%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (3.13%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) HP
2 14 (43.75%) VMware
3 12 (37.50%) Hitachi
3 12 (37.50%) EMC
4 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
5 9 (28.13%) Brocade
6 8 (25.00%) NetApp
6 8 (25.00%) Symantec
7 6 (18.75%) Dell
7 6 (18.75%) Cisco
8 5 (15.63%) IBM
8 5 (15.63%) Sun
8 5 (15.63%) Veeam
9 4 (12.50%) 3PAR
9 4 (12.50%) Citrix
9 4 (12.50%) CA
9 4 (12.50%) StorageTek
9 4 (12.50%) Veritas
10 3 (9.38%) Juniper
11 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + £10k bonus, £6k car, negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago