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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 133 126 127
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 12 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.47% 0.50% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.52% 1.58% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 0
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
791 761 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.73% 31.43% 27.28%
Number of salaries quoted 439 532 401
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £26,100
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 20 October 2014.

Fibre Channel Salary Histogram in Reading

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 16 (80.00%) HP
1 16 (80.00%) SAN
2 12 (60.00%) Hitachi
3 11 (55.00%) Windows
3 11 (55.00%) NetBackup
4 10 (50.00%) Replication
4 10 (50.00%) EMC
5 9 (45.00%) ITIL
5 9 (45.00%) VMware
5 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (40.00%) NetApp
7 7 (35.00%) Linux
7 7 (35.00%) Brocade
8 6 (30.00%) Symantec
8 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
8 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
9 5 (25.00%) IBM
9 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (25.00%) iSCSI
9 5 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
10 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (20.00%) 3PAR
10 4 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
10 4 (20.00%) SCSE
10 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
10 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (20.00%) NAS

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (10.00%) IIS
2 2 (10.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (80.00%) SAN
2 5 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 4 (20.00%) NAS
4 3 (15.00%) VLAN
4 3 (15.00%) Firewall
4 3 (15.00%) Wireless
4 3 (15.00%) DNS
4 3 (15.00%) FTP
5 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (10.00%) DHCP
5 2 (10.00%) Ethernet
5 2 (10.00%) SSL
5 2 (10.00%) 802.11
5 2 (10.00%) WPA
5 2 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (10.00%) Wireshark
5 2 (10.00%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Legal
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Consultant
2 5 (25.00%) SAN Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Network Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (10.00%) Storage Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) SAN Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) SAN Storage Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Storage Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) EMC Storage Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) EMC Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Replication
2 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (15.00%) HP StorageWorks
5 2 (10.00%) Clustering
6 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Linux
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (15.00%) VMS
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (10.00%) CentOS
5 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (20.00%) Workflow
3 4 (20.00%) Change Management
4 3 (15.00%) High Availability
5 2 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (10.00%) MOF
5 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) C
2 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) MCSE
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (20.00%) SCSA
1 4 (20.00%) SCSE
1 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (10.00%) CWNA
3 2 (10.00%) CCNA
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (10.00%) HP ASE
3 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) VCP4
4 1 (5.00%) VCP5
4 1 (5.00%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (20.00%) Firmware
4 3 (15.00%) VMware ESX
4 3 (15.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (10.00%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (10.00%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 11 (55.00%) NetBackup
2 4 (20.00%) Legato
2 4 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Backup Exec
3 3 (15.00%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (10.00%) SCCM
4 2 (10.00%) SCOM
4 2 (10.00%) SCVMM
4 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Intune
4 2 (10.00%) SCOrch
4 2 (10.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (10.00%) SCSM
4 2 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (5.00%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (5.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) HP
2 12 (60.00%) Hitachi
3 10 (50.00%) EMC
4 9 (45.00%) VMware
5 8 (40.00%) NetApp
6 7 (35.00%) Brocade
7 6 (30.00%) Symantec
7 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
8 5 (25.00%) IBM
9 4 (20.00%) Cisco
9 4 (20.00%) Dell
9 4 (20.00%) Veritas
9 4 (20.00%) 3PAR
10 3 (15.00%) CA
10 3 (15.00%) Juniper
10 3 (15.00%) Sun
11 2 (10.00%) Veeam
11 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
11 2 (10.00%) StorageTek
12 1 (5.00%) BMC
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago