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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 190 213 210
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -3
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 38 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.69% 0.038% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.36% 0.13% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 30 2 8
Average salary £40,000 £70,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.85% +59.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £62,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £78,000 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1613 1511 1433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.35% 28.52% 27.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1041 1090 1140
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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 +16 18 £40,000 -42.85% 1
Slough - 8 £40,000 -
Newbury - 7 £35,000 -
Fibre Channel
South East

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 46 (83.64%) SAN
2 41 (74.55%) HP
3 27 (49.09%) NAS
4 26 (47.27%) VMware
5 25 (45.45%) EMC
6 24 (43.64%) Security Cleared
7 22 (40.00%) SC Cleared
7 22 (40.00%) Windows
8 21 (38.18%) Replication
9 20 (36.36%) Brocade
9 20 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
9 20 (36.36%) Microsoft
10 19 (34.55%) Sun
10 19 (34.55%) ITIL
10 19 (34.55%) StorageTek
10 19 (34.55%) DV Cleared
10 19 (34.55%) EMC NetWorker
10 19 (34.55%) Performance Monitoring
11 17 (30.91%) Hyper-V
11 17 (30.91%) CA
12 16 (29.09%) Active Directory
12 16 (29.09%) Firewall
13 15 (27.27%) Ethernet
13 15 (27.27%) iSCSI
14 14 (25.45%) Cisco
15 13 (23.64%) Disaster Recovery
15 13 (23.64%) vSphere
15 13 (23.64%) SCCM
16 12 (21.82%) Veeam
16 12 (21.82%) NetApp

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 7 (12.73%) Lync
2 4 (7.27%) IIS
3 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (5.45%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.82%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.82%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (7.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (83.64%) SAN
2 27 (49.09%) NAS
3 16 (29.09%) Firewall
4 15 (27.27%) Ethernet
4 15 (27.27%) iSCSI
5 7 (12.73%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (10.91%) FCoE
6 6 (10.91%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (7.27%) TCP/IP
8 2 (3.64%) DNS
8 2 (3.64%) DHCP
8 2 (3.64%) Network Security
8 2 (3.64%) VLAN
9 1 (1.82%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (1.82%) tcpdump
9 1 (1.82%) Wireshark
9 1 (1.82%) WPA
9 1 (1.82%) SSL
9 1 (1.82%) VPN
9 1 (1.82%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.55%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.91%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (5.45%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (34.55%) Storage Engineer
1 19 (34.55%) SAN Engineer
1 19 (34.55%) SAN Storage Engineer
2 17 (30.91%) EMC Engineer
2 17 (30.91%) EMC Storage Engineer
3 15 (27.27%) Support Engineer
4 13 (23.64%) Consultant
5 9 (16.36%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 9 (16.36%) 3rd Line Support
5 9 (16.36%) Storage Support Engineer
6 6 (10.91%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (10.91%) Analyst
6 6 (10.91%) Support Analyst
6 6 (10.91%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (7.27%) SAN Consultant
7 4 (7.27%) Platform Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 3 (5.45%) IT Support Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 21 (38.18%) Replication
2 11 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 9 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (10.91%) EqualLogic
4 6 (10.91%) FlexPod
4 6 (10.91%) e-Health
5 3 (5.45%) Clustering
6 2 (3.64%) Blackberry
6 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.82%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 22 (40.00%) Windows
2 8 (14.55%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (14.55%) Linux
2 8 (14.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (7.27%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.82%) CentOS
4 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.82%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (34.55%) ITIL
1 19 (34.55%) Performance Monitoring
2 13 (23.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (16.36%) Configuration Management
3 9 (16.36%) Capacity Management
4 6 (10.91%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (10.91%) Mentoring
4 6 (10.91%) Coaching
4 6 (10.91%) Service Delivery
4 6 (10.91%) Migration
4 6 (10.91%) Risk Analysis
4 6 (10.91%) Problem Management
5 4 (7.27%) MOF
5 4 (7.27%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.64%) Content Management
6 2 (3.64%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.82%) High Availability
7 1 (1.82%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 24 (43.64%) Security Cleared
2 22 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 19 (34.55%) DV Cleared
4 11 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (20.00%) MCSE
5 10 (18.18%) BC Cleared
6 9 (16.36%) HP ASE
6 9 (16.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (10.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (3.64%) CCNA
8 2 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.82%) MCSA
9 1 (1.82%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.73%) SLA
2 6 (10.91%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (30.91%) Hyper-V
3 16 (29.09%) Active Directory
4 13 (23.64%) vSphere
5 8 (14.55%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (14.55%) VMware ESX
6 6 (10.91%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (5.45%) XenApp
7 3 (5.45%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.82%) Nmap
8 1 (1.82%) Samba
8 1 (1.82%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 19 (34.55%) EMC NetWorker
2 13 (23.64%) SCCM
3 8 (14.55%) NetBackup
4 7 (12.73%) Backup Exec
5 6 (10.91%) ARCserve
5 6 (10.91%) SCOM
6 5 (9.09%) Legato
7 4 (7.27%) SCVMM
7 4 (7.27%) SCOrch
7 4 (7.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 4 (7.27%) SCSM
7 4 (7.27%) Windows Intune
8 3 (5.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (5.45%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 41 (74.55%) HP
2 26 (47.27%) VMware
3 25 (45.45%) EMC
4 20 (36.36%) Brocade
4 20 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 19 (34.55%) Sun
5 19 (34.55%) StorageTek
6 17 (30.91%) CA
7 14 (25.45%) Cisco
8 12 (21.82%) Veeam
8 12 (21.82%) NetApp
9 11 (20.00%) IBM
10 9 (16.36%) Citrix
11 7 (12.73%) Dell
12 6 (10.91%) Hitachi
12 6 (10.91%) CheckPoint
13 5 (9.09%) SolarWinds
13 5 (9.09%) Veritas
13 5 (9.09%) Symantec
14 3 (5.45%) 3PAR
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
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