The table below looks at the statistics for Fibre Channel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 132 138 133
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 2 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.11% 0.44% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.40% 1.62% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 4
Median salary £67,500 £40,750 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+65.64% +9.39%
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £45,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +16.88%
Fibre Channel
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
500 616 722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.76% 27.16% 31.23%
Number of salaries quoted 372 386 386
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing Fibre Channel as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Fibre Channel Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Fibre Channel
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Fibre Channel across the Reading region.

Fibre Channel Salary Trend in Reading

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT jobs citing Fibre Channel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Fibre Channel.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Firewall
2 10 (83.33%) VMware
3 9 (75.00%) Linux
3 9 (75.00%) Cisco
3 9 (75.00%) iSCSI
4 7 (58.33%) Backup Exec
4 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
5 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (50.00%) EMC
6 5 (41.67%) SAN
6 5 (41.67%) Unix
7 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 4 (33.33%) CCIE
7 4 (33.33%) CCNP
7 4 (33.33%) C
7 4 (33.33%) Oracle
7 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 4 (33.33%) CommVault
7 4 (33.33%) XenServer
7 4 (33.33%) Wall Street Systems
7 4 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
7 4 (33.33%) German Language
7 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (33.33%) OpenStack
7 4 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (25.00%) Patch Management

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (33.33%) OpenStack
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) Firewall
2 9 (75.00%) iSCSI
3 5 (41.67%) SAN
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (16.67%) FCoE
6 2 (16.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (33.33%) German Language
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Backup Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Brocade Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) NetApp Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Storage Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Storage Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Veritas Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (25.00%) EMC VNX
3 2 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Linux
3 5 (41.67%) Unix
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
1 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (25.00%) Patch Management
1 3 (25.00%) Server Patching
1 3 (25.00%) Service Management
1 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (16.67%) PLM
2 2 (16.67%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) C
2 3 (25.00%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) Perl
2 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (25.00%) Python
2 3 (25.00%) Ruby
2 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CCIE
1 4 (33.33%) CCNP
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 4 (33.33%) XenServer
3 3 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (25.00%) vSphere
4 2 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) Backup Exec
2 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 3 (25.00%) SCCM
2 3 (25.00%) WSUS
3 2 (16.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) VMware
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco
3 6 (50.00%) EMC
4 4 (33.33%) CommVault
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle
4 4 (33.33%) Wall Street Systems
5 3 (25.00%) Citrix
5 3 (25.00%) Qualys
5 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (25.00%) SonicWALL
5 3 (25.00%) Veeam
6 2 (16.67%) 3PAR
6 2 (16.67%) Brocade
6 2 (16.67%) HP
6 2 (16.67%) NetApp
6 2 (16.67%) Veritas