The first table below looks at the demand 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 9 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 129 129 128
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 8 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.34% 0.31% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.09% 0.98% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 2
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -37.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £40,000 £44,750
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £40,000 £82,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
737 716 604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 31.12% 31.46% 26.60%
Number of salaries quoted 411 559 442
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Fibre Channel
Berkshire

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 9 July 2014.

Fibre Channel Salary Histogram in Reading

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) SAN
2 18 (94.74%) HP
3 16 (84.21%) EMC
4 15 (78.95%) NetBackup
5 14 (73.68%) Hitachi
6 13 (68.42%) NetApp
6 13 (68.42%) IBM
7 9 (47.37%) Veritas
7 9 (47.37%) Legato
7 9 (47.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 8 (42.11%) C
9 7 (36.84%) EMC NetWorker
9 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
9 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
10 6 (31.58%) Brocade
11 5 (26.32%) VMware
11 5 (26.32%) Sun
11 5 (26.32%) Capacity Planning
12 4 (21.05%) Dell
12 4 (21.05%) Windows
12 4 (21.05%) BMC PATROL
12 4 (21.05%) Cisco
12 4 (21.05%) Firmware
12 4 (21.05%) BMC
12 4 (21.05%) DV Cleared
12 4 (21.05%) HP Data Protector
13 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
13 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
13 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
13 3 (15.79%) Performance Monitoring

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (10.53%) NAS
3 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
General
1 2 (10.53%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Consultant
2 10 (52.63%) SAN Consultant
3 6 (31.58%) Storage Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) IT Support
5 2 (10.53%) SAN Storage Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.26%) Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Storage Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) SAN Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Network Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) SAN Storage Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Storage Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Pre Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) RSS
2 1 (5.26%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Firmware
2 3 (15.79%) Replication
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (15.79%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.26%) Workflow
4 1 (5.26%) Change Management
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Capacity Management
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) C
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
1 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) SCSA
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.26%) SCSE
3 1 (5.26%) VCP5
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.26%) XenApp
3 1 (5.26%) XenServer
3 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.26%) NFS
3 1 (5.26%) vSphere
3 1 (5.26%) KVM
Systems Management
1 15 (78.95%) NetBackup
2 9 (47.37%) Legato
2 9 (47.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 7 (36.84%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (21.05%) BMC PATROL
4 4 (21.05%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (10.53%) HP SIM
5 2 (10.53%) SCOM
6 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) HP
2 16 (84.21%) EMC
3 14 (73.68%) Hitachi
4 13 (68.42%) NetApp
4 13 (68.42%) IBM
5 9 (47.37%) Veritas
6 6 (31.58%) Brocade
7 5 (26.32%) VMware
7 5 (26.32%) Sun
8 4 (21.05%) Dell
8 4 (21.05%) Cisco
8 4 (21.05%) BMC
9 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
10 2 (10.53%) CA
10 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
10 2 (10.53%) Symantec
11 1 (5.26%) Veeam
11 1 (5.26%) StorageTek
11 1 (5.26%) Oracle
11 1 (5.26%) Citrix