The table below looks at the statistics for Fibre Channel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 116 - 123
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.062% - 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.33% - 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Fibre Channel
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
304 293 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.89% 17.10% 21.36%
Number of salaries quoted 202 211 297
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +14.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,600 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Fibre Channel Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Fibre Channel
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Fibre Channel Salary Trend in Cheshire

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) SMTP
1 3 (100.00%) FTP
1 3 (100.00%) RIP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (100.00%) ICMP
1 3 (100.00%) VRRP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 3 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 3 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) FortiGate

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) SMTP
1 3 (100.00%) FTP
1 3 (100.00%) RIP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (100.00%) ICMP
1 3 (100.00%) VRRP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 3 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 3 (100.00%) Meru Networks