The table below looks at the statistics for Fibre Channel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank - - 42
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 0 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford - - 2.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Average salary - - £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Fibre Channel
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
60 61 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 22.22% 21.63% 23.13%
Number of salaries quoted 46 56 61
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Fibre Channel across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Fibre Channel Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Fibre Channel
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Fibre Channel across the Bedford region.

Fibre Channel Salary Trend in Bedford

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (100.00%) SAN
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
1 12 (100.00%) vSphere
2 11 (91.67%) FalconStor
2 11 (91.67%) Data Centre
2 11 (91.67%) CommVault
2 11 (91.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (83.33%) Replication
3 10 (83.33%) Cisco
3 10 (83.33%) SQL
3 10 (83.33%) Oracle
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (41.67%) CCNP
4 5 (41.67%) CCNA
5 2 (16.67%) VLAN
5 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
5 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
5 2 (16.67%) WAN
5 2 (16.67%) SMTP

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (16.67%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) Internet
2 2 (16.67%) MPLS
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) VLAN
2 2 (16.67%) WAN
2 2 (16.67%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 9 (75.00%) Support Engineer
2 9 (75.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 8 (66.67%) Server Engineer
3 8 (66.67%) Server Support Engineer
3 8 (66.67%) Server Support
4 5 (41.67%) Support Analyst
4 5 (41.67%) Analyst
4 5 (41.67%) Data Centre Engineer
4 5 (41.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 4 (33.33%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 4 (33.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 4 (33.33%) Server Analyst
5 4 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (33.33%) Server Support Analyst
6 2 (16.67%) Solutions Consultant
6 2 (16.67%) Technical Architect
6 2 (16.67%) Consultant
6 2 (16.67%) Architect
6 2 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) J2EE
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) Data Centre
2 10 (83.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) CCNP
1 5 (41.67%) CCNA
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (100.00%) vSphere
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (91.67%) FalconStor
2 11 (91.67%) CommVault
3 10 (83.33%) Oracle
3 10 (83.33%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) HP