The table below looks at the statistics for Fibre Channel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 127 121 99
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -22
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 2 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.097% 0.053% 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.59% 0.28% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Average salary £50,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.87% -3.75%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,576
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -8.20%
Fibre Channel
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
339 354 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.37% 18.71% 21.83%
Number of salaries quoted 303 314 294
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £44,827
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,725 £25,000 £31,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Fibre Channel Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Fibre Channel
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Fibre Channel Salary Trend in Birmingham

Fibre Channel
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) MOF
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) SCOM
1 2 (100.00%) SCVMM
1 2 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Intune
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) IaaS
1 2 (100.00%) SCOrch
1 2 (100.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (100.00%) SCSM

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) iSCSI
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Consultant
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) MOF
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) SCOM
1 2 (100.00%) SCVMM
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Intune
1 2 (100.00%) SCOrch
1 2 (100.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (100.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft