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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 127 138 129
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 6 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.34% 0.52% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.15% 1.83% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 9
Median salary £58,750 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+41.56% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £40,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,600 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,250 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.22% +12.50%
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
521 657 738
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.60% 28.34% 31.31%
Number of salaries quoted 418 369 459
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
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 28 May 2016.

Fibre Channel Salary Histogram in Reading

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 25 (92.59%) Windows
2 24 (88.89%) Cisco
3 23 (85.19%) Firewall
3 23 (85.19%) VMware
4 22 (81.48%) Linux
5 18 (66.67%) Data Centre
6 17 (62.96%) Cisco Nexus
7 14 (51.85%) iSCSI
8 13 (48.15%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (44.44%) Unix
10 11 (40.74%) C
10 11 (40.74%) CCIE
10 11 (40.74%) CCNP
10 11 (40.74%) EMC
10 11 (40.74%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (40.74%) Mentoring
11 10 (37.04%) PowerShell
11 10 (37.04%) Shell Script
12 9 (33.33%) ITIL
12 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
12 9 (33.33%) vSphere
12 9 (33.33%) OpenStack
12 9 (33.33%) Wall Street Systems
12 9 (33.33%) XenServer
12 9 (33.33%) Hyper-V
13 8 (29.63%) Ruby
13 8 (29.63%) WSUS
13 8 (29.63%) QA
13 8 (29.63%) Cisco IOS

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 9 (33.33%) OpenStack
2 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 23 (85.19%) Firewall
2 17 (62.96%) Cisco Nexus
3 14 (51.85%) iSCSI
4 12 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 8 (29.63%) Cisco IOS
6 8 (29.63%) SAN
7 5 (18.52%) FCoE
8 2 (7.41%) Cisco ISE
8 2 (7.41%) Cisco Wireless
8 2 (7.41%) DNS
8 2 (7.41%) NAS
8 2 (7.41%) Network Security
8 2 (7.41%) Wireless
9 1 (3.70%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) German Language
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) VMware Engineer
2 10 (37.04%) Cisco Engineer
3 8 (29.63%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 8 (29.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (29.63%) Network Engineer
3 8 (29.63%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 8 (29.63%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 8 (29.63%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (25.93%) Cloud Engineer
5 6 (22.22%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 6 (22.22%) Support Engineer
6 5 (18.52%) Data Centre Engineer
6 5 (18.52%) Data Network Engineer
6 5 (18.52%) VMware Support Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) Consultant
7 3 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) Server Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) Network Consultant
8 2 (7.41%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 18 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 8 (29.63%) EMC VNX
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Clustering
3 2 (7.41%) Statistics
4 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.70%) e-Health
4 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (3.70%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 25 (92.59%) Windows
2 22 (81.48%) Linux
3 12 (44.44%) Unix
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Mentoring
2 9 (33.33%) ITIL
3 8 (29.63%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (29.63%) Server Patching
3 8 (29.63%) Service Management
3 8 (29.63%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (11.11%) Patch Management
5 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.41%) Data Protection
5 2 (7.41%) Open Source
5 2 (7.41%) PLM
5 2 (7.41%) Presales
5 2 (7.41%) Service Design
6 1 (3.70%) Coaching
6 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.70%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) C
2 10 (37.04%) PowerShell
2 10 (37.04%) Shell Script
3 8 (29.63%) Java
3 8 (29.63%) Perl
3 8 (29.63%) Python
3 8 (29.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) CCIE
1 11 (40.74%) CCNP
1 11 (40.74%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.41%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (29.63%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (48.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 9 (33.33%) vSphere
2 9 (33.33%) XenServer
3 8 (29.63%) VMware ESX
3 8 (29.63%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
4 2 (7.41%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 8 (29.63%) SCCM
1 8 (29.63%) WSUS
2 7 (25.93%) Backup Exec
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (7.41%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 24 (88.89%) Cisco
2 23 (85.19%) VMware
3 11 (40.74%) EMC
4 9 (33.33%) Wall Street Systems
5 8 (29.63%) Citrix
5 8 (29.63%) Qualys
5 8 (29.63%) Red Hat
6 7 (25.93%) CheckPoint
7 5 (18.52%) Juniper
8 4 (14.81%) CommVault
8 4 (14.81%) HP
8 4 (14.81%) Oracle
9 3 (11.11%) NetApp
9 3 (11.11%) SonicWALL
9 3 (11.11%) Veeam
10 2 (7.41%) 3PAR
10 2 (7.41%) Aruba
10 2 (7.41%) Brocade
10 2 (7.41%) F5
10 2 (7.41%) Meraki