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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 134 129 129
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 8 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.36% 0.54% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.33% 1.69% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 6
Average salary £57,500 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.33% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £31,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £41,100 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,500 £41,747
% change year-on-year
+16.88% -7.77%
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
602 767 706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.15% 32.04% 31.05%
Number of salaries quoted 392 412 535
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Fibre Channel across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Fibre Channel across the Reading region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Fibre Channel Salary Histogram in Reading

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 20 (100.00%) HP
1 20 (100.00%) EMC
1 20 (100.00%) SAN
2 15 (75.00%) Brocade
2 15 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 15 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (75.00%) NAS
3 14 (70.00%) DV Cleared
3 14 (70.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 14 (70.00%) Capacity Management
3 14 (70.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 14 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (70.00%) Replication
3 14 (70.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 14 (70.00%) Configuration Management
3 14 (70.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (70.00%) Sun
3 14 (70.00%) StorageTek
3 14 (70.00%) Data Centre
4 6 (30.00%) NetApp
5 5 (25.00%) IBM
5 5 (25.00%) Hitachi
5 5 (25.00%) Veritas
5 5 (25.00%) Legato
5 5 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 5 (25.00%) NetBackup
5 5 (25.00%) Dell Compellent
6 4 (20.00%) C
7 1 (5.00%) UNIX
7 1 (5.00%) Windows

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 1 (5.00%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) SAN
2 15 (75.00%) NAS
3 1 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (5.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) Frame Relay
3 1 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (5.00%) ATM
3 1 (5.00%) LAN
3 1 (5.00%) WAN
3 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (5.00%) VPN
3 1 (5.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) SSL
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Support Engineer
1 14 (70.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 14 (70.00%) EMC Engineer
1 14 (70.00%) Storage Engineer
1 14 (70.00%) SAN Engineer
1 14 (70.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 14 (70.00%) EMC Storage Engineer
1 14 (70.00%) SAN Storage Engineer
1 14 (70.00%) Storage Support Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Storage Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) SAN Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Pre Sales Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (70.00%) Replication
1 14 (70.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 14 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
1 14 (70.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (5.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) UNIX
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Configuration Management
1 14 (70.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 14 (70.00%) Capacity Management
1 14 (70.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (5.00%) SOA
2 1 (5.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (5.00%) Migration
2 1 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (5.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 15 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (70.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) MCSE
3 1 (5.00%) CCNA
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 14 (70.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (25.00%) Legato
2 5 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (25.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.00%) SCCM
3 1 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) HP
1 20 (100.00%) EMC
2 15 (75.00%) Brocade
3 14 (70.00%) StorageTek
3 14 (70.00%) Sun
4 6 (30.00%) NetApp
5 5 (25.00%) Veritas
5 5 (25.00%) Hitachi
5 5 (25.00%) IBM
5 5 (25.00%) Dell Compellent
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco
6 1 (5.00%) Juniper
6 1 (5.00%) CA
6 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.00%) VMware
6 1 (5.00%) Google
6 1 (5.00%) Novell
6 1 (5.00%) 3PAR
6 1 (5.00%) F5
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