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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 202 227 213
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -14
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 27 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.46% 0.051% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.49% 0.17% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 19 3 7
Average salary £40,000 £67,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.74% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £61,500 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,300 £67,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,576
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -8.20%
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
1818 1748 1476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 31.28% 29.64% 27.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1082 1195 1154
Average salary £42,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.57% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £68,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +20 17 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Newbury - 4 £30,000 -
Slough - 2 £38,750 -
Fibre Channel
South East

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 40 (83.33%) SAN
2 35 (72.92%) HP
3 25 (52.08%) NAS
4 24 (50.00%) Replication
4 24 (50.00%) Windows
5 22 (45.83%) VMware
6 20 (41.67%) EMC
6 20 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 18 (37.50%) Security Cleared
8 17 (35.42%) SC Cleared
8 17 (35.42%) Microsoft
8 17 (35.42%) Brocade
8 17 (35.42%) ITIL
9 16 (33.33%) StorageTek
9 16 (33.33%) Sun
9 16 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
9 16 (33.33%) DV Cleared
9 16 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
10 15 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
11 14 (29.17%) Active Directory
12 13 (27.08%) Hyper-V
12 13 (27.08%) CA
12 13 (27.08%) iSCSI
13 12 (25.00%) Linux
14 11 (22.92%) Firewall
14 11 (22.92%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (20.83%) SCCM
15 10 (20.83%) MCSE
15 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
15 10 (20.83%) Symantec

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (8.33%) IIS
1 4 (8.33%) Lync
2 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.17%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (4.17%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.17%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (8.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (83.33%) SAN
2 25 (52.08%) NAS
3 13 (27.08%) iSCSI
4 11 (22.92%) Firewall
5 9 (18.75%) Ethernet
6 8 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 3 (6.25%) DNS
7 3 (6.25%) FTP
7 3 (6.25%) Wireless
7 3 (6.25%) VLAN
8 2 (4.17%) Wireshark
8 2 (4.17%) Network Security
8 2 (4.17%) WPA
8 2 (4.17%) tcpdump
8 2 (4.17%) FCoE
8 2 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (4.17%) SSL
8 2 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (4.17%) 802.11
8 2 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Banking
2 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (37.50%) Storage Engineer
2 16 (33.33%) SAN Engineer
2 16 (33.33%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 13 (27.08%) EMC Engineer
3 13 (27.08%) EMC Storage Engineer
4 12 (25.00%) Support Engineer
5 8 (16.67%) Consultant
6 7 (14.58%) Storage Support Engineer
7 6 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
8 4 (8.33%) Analyst
8 4 (8.33%) Support Analyst
8 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 3 (6.25%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 3 (6.25%) Systems Support Engineer
9 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (6.25%) Network Engineer
9 3 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (6.25%) Sales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 24 (50.00%) Replication
2 11 (22.92%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (18.75%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (8.33%) EqualLogic
4 4 (8.33%) Clustering
4 4 (8.33%) Performance Metrics
5 3 (6.25%) HP StorageWorks
6 2 (4.17%) FlexPod
6 2 (4.17%) e-Health
6 2 (4.17%) Blackberry
6 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (50.00%) Windows
2 12 (25.00%) Linux
3 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.25%) UNIX
5 3 (6.25%) VMS
6 2 (4.17%) CentOS
6 2 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (35.42%) ITIL
2 16 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 15 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (14.58%) Configuration Management
4 7 (14.58%) Capacity Management
5 6 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 4 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (8.33%) MOF
6 4 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 4 (8.33%) Change Management
6 4 (8.33%) Workflow
6 4 (8.33%) Migration
7 3 (6.25%) High Availability
8 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.17%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.17%) Coaching
8 2 (4.17%) Asset Management
8 2 (4.17%) Content Management
8 2 (4.17%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
1 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 17 (35.42%) SC Cleared
3 16 (33.33%) DV Cleared
4 10 (20.83%) MCSE
4 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (18.75%) BC Cleared
6 8 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (14.58%) HP ASE
8 5 (10.42%) CCNA
8 5 (10.42%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (8.33%) SCSE
9 4 (8.33%) SCSA
10 2 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (4.17%) CWNA
11 1 (2.08%) VCP4
11 1 (2.08%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) SLA
1 2 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (29.17%) Active Directory
3 13 (27.08%) Hyper-V
4 7 (14.58%) VMware ESX
4 7 (14.58%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (12.50%) vSphere
5 6 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (8.33%) Firmware
7 2 (4.17%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (4.17%) XenApp
7 2 (4.17%) XenDesktop
7 2 (4.17%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 16 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
2 10 (20.83%) SCCM
3 9 (18.75%) NetBackup
4 7 (14.58%) Backup Exec
5 6 (12.50%) SCOM
6 4 (8.33%) SCVMM
6 4 (8.33%) ARCserve
6 4 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (8.33%) Windows Intune
6 4 (8.33%) SCOrch
6 4 (8.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (8.33%) SCSM
7 2 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (2.08%) Legato
8 1 (2.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 35 (72.92%) HP
2 22 (45.83%) VMware
3 20 (41.67%) EMC
4 17 (35.42%) Microsoft
4 17 (35.42%) Brocade
5 16 (33.33%) StorageTek
5 16 (33.33%) Sun
6 13 (27.08%) CA
7 10 (20.83%) Symantec
8 9 (18.75%) Cisco
9 8 (16.67%) Hitachi
9 8 (16.67%) Veeam
10 7 (14.58%) Dell
11 6 (12.50%) Citrix
11 6 (12.50%) NetApp
11 6 (12.50%) 3PAR
12 4 (8.33%) CheckPoint
13 3 (6.25%) Kaseya
13 3 (6.25%) Juniper
13 3 (6.25%) IBM
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