The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 200 192 199
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 16 25 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.28% 0.45% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.95% 1.65% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 13
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -18.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £64,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £41,747 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.77% -1.77%
Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1683 1515 1568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.92% 27.41% 26.52%
Number of salaries quoted 948 1118 1218
Average salary £45,000 £43,375 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.74% +2.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Fibre Channel
South East

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 1 August 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 1 August 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
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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 13 £37,500 +3.44% 2
Fibre Channel
South East

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 37 (97.37%) SAN
2 31 (81.58%) HP
3 28 (73.68%) Hitachi
4 26 (68.42%) EMC
5 24 (63.16%) NetApp
6 21 (55.26%) IBM
6 21 (55.26%) NetBackup
7 20 (52.63%) VMware
8 18 (47.37%) Cisco
9 17 (44.74%) VMware Infrastructure
9 17 (44.74%) Capacity Planning
10 15 (39.47%) Dell
11 14 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (34.21%) VMware ESX
12 13 (34.21%) Sun
13 12 (31.58%) Windows
14 11 (28.95%) Brocade
15 10 (26.32%) Linux
16 9 (23.68%) CCNA
16 9 (23.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 9 (23.68%) Veritas
16 9 (23.68%) Legato
16 9 (23.68%) Replication
17 8 (21.05%) EMC NetWorker
17 8 (21.05%) C
18 7 (18.42%) ITIL
18 7 (18.42%) CCNP
18 7 (18.42%) Symantec
19 6 (15.79%) Firmware
19 6 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.26%) IIS
2 2 (5.26%) Apache
2 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 37 (97.37%) SAN
2 6 (15.79%) NAS
3 5 (13.16%) Firewall
3 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
4 3 (7.89%) iSCSI
4 3 (7.89%) VLAN
4 3 (7.89%) Wireless
4 3 (7.89%) DNS
4 3 (7.89%) FTP
5 2 (5.26%) DHCP
5 2 (5.26%) SSL
5 2 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (5.26%) WPA
5 2 (5.26%) 802.11
5 2 (5.26%) tcpdump
5 2 (5.26%) Wireshark
6 1 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (5.26%) Legal
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Consultant
2 11 (28.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (26.32%) SAN Consultant
4 7 (18.42%) Network Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Storage Consultant
6 4 (10.53%) Support Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Systems Support Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Storage Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Systems Support
7 3 (7.89%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (5.26%) Administrator
8 2 (5.26%) SAN Storage Consultant
8 2 (5.26%) Storage Administrator
9 1 (2.63%) SAN Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Cisco Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Manager
9 1 (2.63%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Replication
2 6 (15.79%) Firmware
3 3 (7.89%) HP StorageWorks
4 2 (5.26%) Clustering
5 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 12 (31.58%) Windows
2 10 (26.32%) Linux
3 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (7.89%) VMS
3 3 (7.89%) UNIX
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.26%) CentOS
4 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Capacity Planning
2 7 (18.42%) ITIL
3 6 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (10.53%) Change Management
4 4 (10.53%) Workflow
4 4 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (7.89%) High Availability
6 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (2.63%) Capacity Management
7 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) C
2 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
2 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (23.68%) CCNA
3 7 (18.42%) CCNP
4 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
4 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
5 4 (10.53%) CCIE
5 4 (10.53%) SCSA
5 4 (10.53%) SCSE
6 3 (7.89%) DV Cleared
7 2 (5.26%) CWNA
8 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.63%) VCP5
8 1 (2.63%) VCP4
System Software
1 17 (44.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (34.21%) VMware ESX
3 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
3 4 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.26%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (5.26%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 21 (55.26%) NetBackup
2 9 (23.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 9 (23.68%) Legato
3 8 (21.05%) EMC NetWorker
4 6 (15.79%) HP Data Protector
5 4 (10.53%) BMC PATROL
5 4 (10.53%) Backup Exec
6 2 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (2.63%) SCOM
7 1 (2.63%) FortiGate
7 1 (2.63%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 31 (81.58%) HP
2 28 (73.68%) Hitachi
3 26 (68.42%) EMC
4 24 (63.16%) NetApp
5 21 (55.26%) IBM
6 20 (52.63%) VMware
7 18 (47.37%) Cisco
8 15 (39.47%) Dell
9 13 (34.21%) Sun
10 11 (28.95%) Brocade
11 9 (23.68%) Veritas
12 7 (18.42%) Symantec
13 5 (13.16%) Juniper
14 4 (10.53%) BMC
14 4 (10.53%) 3PAR
15 3 (7.89%) Red Hat
15 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
15 3 (7.89%) CA
16 2 (5.26%) F5
17 1 (2.63%) StorageTek
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