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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 129 118 125
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 14 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.56% 0.65% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.91% 2.16% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 0
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +9.75%
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
732 695 528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.15% 30.18% 26.36%
Number of salaries quoted 415 506 402
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
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
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 23 September 2014.

Fibre Channel Salary Histogram in Reading

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 21 (87.50%) HP
2 20 (83.33%) SAN
3 18 (75.00%) Hitachi
4 17 (70.83%) NetBackup
5 15 (62.50%) EMC
6 14 (58.33%) NetApp
7 11 (45.83%) IBM
8 10 (41.67%) Windows
9 9 (37.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 9 (37.50%) Veritas
9 9 (37.50%) Legato
9 9 (37.50%) Replication
9 9 (37.50%) VMware
9 9 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (33.33%) Brocade
10 8 (33.33%) ITIL
11 7 (29.17%) C
11 7 (29.17%) Linux
12 6 (25.00%) Symantec
12 6 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
13 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
13 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
13 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
13 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
13 5 (20.83%) Dell
13 5 (20.83%) Cisco
13 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
14 4 (16.67%) Workflow
14 4 (16.67%) Firmware

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (8.33%) IIS
2 2 (8.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (83.33%) SAN
2 4 (16.67%) iSCSI
3 3 (12.50%) NAS
3 3 (12.50%) VLAN
3 3 (12.50%) Firewall
3 3 (12.50%) Wireless
3 3 (12.50%) DNS
3 3 (12.50%) FTP
4 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.33%) DHCP
4 2 (8.33%) Ethernet
4 2 (8.33%) SSL
4 2 (8.33%) 802.11
4 2 (8.33%) WPA
4 2 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (8.33%) Wireshark
4 2 (8.33%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Legal
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Consultant
2 9 (37.50%) SAN Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Storage Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) Storage Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Storage Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) SAN Storage Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Storage Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) SAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Replication
2 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (16.67%) Firmware
4 3 (12.50%) HP StorageWorks
5 2 (8.33%) Clustering
6 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) Linux
3 3 (12.50%) VMS
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.33%) CentOS
4 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) ITIL
2 6 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (16.67%) Workflow
4 4 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (16.67%) Change Management
5 3 (12.50%) High Availability
6 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.17%) MOF
7 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.17%) Capacity Management
7 1 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) C
2 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
1 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.67%) SCSE
2 4 (16.67%) SCSA
3 3 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (12.50%) MCSE
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (8.33%) CWNA
4 2 (8.33%) CCNA
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (8.33%) HP ASE
5 1 (4.17%) VCP4
5 1 (4.17%) VCP5
5 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
3 3 (12.50%) VMware ESX
3 3 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (8.33%) Nmap
4 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.33%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 17 (70.83%) NetBackup
2 9 (37.50%) Legato
2 9 (37.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Backup Exec
3 3 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (8.33%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (8.33%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Intune
5 1 (4.17%) SCOrch
5 1 (4.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (4.17%) SCSM
5 1 (4.17%) SCCM
5 1 (4.17%) SCOM
5 1 (4.17%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) HP
2 18 (75.00%) Hitachi
3 15 (62.50%) EMC
4 14 (58.33%) NetApp
5 11 (45.83%) IBM
6 9 (37.50%) Veritas
6 9 (37.50%) VMware
7 8 (33.33%) Brocade
8 6 (25.00%) Symantec
9 5 (20.83%) Cisco
9 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
9 5 (20.83%) Dell
10 4 (16.67%) 3PAR
11 3 (12.50%) Sun
11 3 (12.50%) Juniper
12 2 (8.33%) BMC
12 2 (8.33%) CA
12 2 (8.33%) Veeam
12 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
13 1 (4.17%) StorageTek
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