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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 121 133 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 18 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.76% 0.087% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.48% 0.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £70,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
727 722 662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.81% 31.36% 34.02%
Number of salaries quoted 402 520 535
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 25 (89.29%) HP
1 25 (89.29%) SAN
2 23 (82.14%) EMC
3 22 (78.57%) SC Cleared
3 22 (78.57%) Security Cleared
4 21 (75.00%) Replication
5 20 (71.43%) NAS
6 19 (67.86%) Performance Monitoring
6 19 (67.86%) DV Cleared
6 19 (67.86%) EMC NetWorker
6 19 (67.86%) Sun
6 19 (67.86%) StorageTek
7 12 (42.86%) Brocade
8 11 (39.29%) CA
9 10 (35.71%) BC Cleared
10 9 (32.14%) Enterprise Storage
10 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (32.14%) Capacity Management
10 9 (32.14%) Configuration Management
10 9 (32.14%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
12 4 (14.29%) Windows
12 4 (14.29%) MCSE
12 4 (14.29%) Hitachi
12 4 (14.29%) NetApp
12 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (14.29%) NetBackup
12 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
13 3 (10.71%) iSCSI
13 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (3.57%) IIS
1 1 (3.57%) Apache
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) IaaS
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (89.29%) SAN
2 20 (71.43%) NAS
3 3 (10.71%) iSCSI
4 2 (7.14%) Ethernet
5 1 (3.57%) tcpdump
5 1 (3.57%) VLAN
5 1 (3.57%) Wireshark
5 1 (3.57%) WPA
5 1 (3.57%) Firewall
5 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.57%) Wireless
5 1 (3.57%) 802.11
5 1 (3.57%) DHCP
5 1 (3.57%) FTP
5 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.57%) DNS
5 1 (3.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) SAN Storage Engineer
1 19 (67.86%) Storage Engineer
1 19 (67.86%) SAN Engineer
2 17 (60.71%) EMC Engineer
2 17 (60.71%) EMC Storage Engineer
3 9 (32.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 9 (32.14%) Storage Support Engineer
3 9 (32.14%) Support Engineer
3 9 (32.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (17.86%) Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) SAN Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 21 (75.00%) Replication
2 9 (32.14%) Enterprise Storage
2 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) HP StorageWorks
3 1 (3.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.57%) CentOS
4 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.57%) VMS
4 1 (3.57%) Linux
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Performance Monitoring
2 9 (32.14%) Capacity Management
2 9 (32.14%) Configuration Management
2 9 (32.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (10.71%) ITIL
4 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 2 (7.14%) MOF
5 1 (3.57%) High Availability
5 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 22 (78.57%) SC Cleared
1 22 (78.57%) Security Cleared
2 19 (67.86%) DV Cleared
3 10 (35.71%) BC Cleared
4 4 (14.29%) MCSE
4 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (7.14%) HP ASE
5 2 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.57%) CWNA
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (3.57%) CCNA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.57%) Nmap
4 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.57%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 19 (67.86%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (14.29%) NetBackup
3 3 (10.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Legato
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Intune
4 2 (7.14%) SCOrch
4 2 (7.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (7.14%) SCSM
4 2 (7.14%) SCCM
4 2 (7.14%) SCOM
4 2 (7.14%) SCVMM
5 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (3.57%) Backup Exec
5 1 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 25 (89.29%) HP
2 23 (82.14%) EMC
3 19 (67.86%) Sun
3 19 (67.86%) StorageTek
4 12 (42.86%) Brocade
5 11 (39.29%) CA
6 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
7 4 (14.29%) Hitachi
7 4 (14.29%) NetApp
8 3 (10.71%) VMware
8 3 (10.71%) Veritas
8 3 (10.71%) IBM
9 2 (7.14%) Veeam
10 1 (3.57%) Symantec
10 1 (3.57%) Cisco
10 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
10 1 (3.57%) Juniper
10 1 (3.57%) Dell