The table below looks at the statistics for Fibre Channel skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 269 306 315
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +9
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 41 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.39% 0.10% 0.045%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.02% 0.67% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 35 12 5
Average salary £57,500 £70,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.85% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,100 £42,550 £41,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Fibre Channel
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2033 1791 2255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 19.20% 15.57% 20.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1699 1491 2022
Average salary £52,500 £50,500 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.96% -0.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Fibre Channel Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Fibre Channel
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Fibre Channel Salary Trend in the City of London

Fibre Channel
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Fibre Channel across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Fibre Channel Salary Histogram in the City of London

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 71 (76.34%) SAN
2 61 (65.59%) iSCSI
3 60 (64.52%) VMware
4 56 (60.22%) HP
5 51 (54.84%) Finance
6 50 (53.76%) Firewall
6 50 (53.76%) Cisco
7 43 (46.24%) WAN
8 41 (44.09%) Citrix
9 40 (43.01%) VPN
9 40 (43.01%) Windows
10 39 (41.94%) Disaster Recovery
11 38 (40.86%) Linux
12 34 (36.56%) Load Balancing
13 33 (35.48%) Network Security
14 31 (33.33%) BGP
15 30 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
16 29 (31.18%) Wireless
16 29 (31.18%) Advertising
17 28 (30.11%) ITIL
18 26 (27.96%) Analytical Skills
19 24 (25.81%) Brocade
19 24 (25.81%) Active Directory
20 23 (24.73%) Degree
21 22 (23.66%) VPLS
21 22 (23.66%) Cisco Prime
21 22 (23.66%) NetScaler
21 22 (23.66%) HSRP
21 22 (23.66%) SolarWinds
21 22 (23.66%) Capacity Planning

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 18 (19.35%) IIS
2 15 (16.13%) SharePoint
2 15 (16.13%) MS Exchange
3 8 (8.60%) Apache
3 8 (8.60%) Lync
3 8 (8.60%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (5.38%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (2.15%) OpenStack
6 2 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.08%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (1.08%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (4.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (11.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.08%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.38%) Office 365
2 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 71 (76.34%) SAN
2 61 (65.59%) iSCSI
3 50 (53.76%) Firewall
4 43 (46.24%) WAN
5 40 (43.01%) VPN
6 33 (35.48%) Network Security
7 31 (33.33%) BGP
8 29 (31.18%) Wireless
9 22 (23.66%) EIGRP
9 22 (23.66%) MPLS
9 22 (23.66%) VPLS
9 22 (23.66%) NetScaler
9 22 (23.66%) HSRP
10 18 (19.35%) DNS
11 15 (16.13%) Cisco IOS
12 14 (15.05%) Cisco ASA
13 13 (13.98%) DHCP
14 10 (10.75%) LAN
14 10 (10.75%) NAS
15 9 (9.68%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.98%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (2.15%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.08%) HBase
3 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.08%) Hadoop
General
1 51 (54.84%) Finance
2 29 (31.18%) Advertising
3 15 (16.13%) Telecoms
4 11 (11.83%) Manufacturing
4 11 (11.83%) Electronics
4 11 (11.83%) Marketing
5 3 (3.23%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.08%) Legal
6 1 (1.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (43.01%) Consultant
2 21 (22.58%) Network Consultant
3 17 (18.28%) Storage Specialist
3 17 (18.28%) Senior Storage Specialist
3 17 (18.28%) Backup Specialist
4 10 (10.75%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 10 (10.75%) Architect
5 9 (9.68%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (7.53%) Sales Consultant
6 7 (7.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (7.53%) Infrastructure Architect
6 7 (7.53%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 5 (5.38%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 5 (5.38%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (3.23%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 3 (3.23%) Support Consultant
9 3 (3.23%) Administrator
9 3 (3.23%) Security Consultant
9 3 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.15%) Web Services
2 1 (1.08%) XML
2 1 (1.08%) XSLT
2 1 (1.08%) Rendezvous
2 1 (1.08%) Middleware
2 1 (1.08%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (27.96%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (20.43%) CMDB
3 17 (18.28%) Replication
4 11 (11.83%) Clustering
4 11 (11.83%) DTV
5 6 (6.45%) Enterprise Storage
6 5 (5.38%) Management Information System
7 4 (4.30%) Blackberry
7 4 (4.30%) Public Cloud
8 3 (3.23%) Hedge funds
8 3 (3.23%) Symmetrix
9 1 (1.08%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.08%) Thin Client
9 1 (1.08%) Fat Client
9 1 (1.08%) Open Source
9 1 (1.08%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 40 (43.01%) Windows
2 38 (40.86%) Linux
3 13 (13.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (11.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (9.68%) CentOS
5 9 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (9.68%) Windows 7
5 9 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (7.53%) Debian
7 5 (5.38%) Windows 2000 Server
7 5 (5.38%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.15%) Solaris
9 1 (1.08%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (41.94%) Disaster Recovery
2 34 (36.56%) Load Balancing
3 28 (30.11%) ITIL
4 22 (23.66%) Capacity Planning
5 18 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (17.20%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (11.83%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (11.83%) Digital Marketing
7 11 (11.83%) Programme Management
8 8 (8.60%) Project Management
8 8 (8.60%) Performance Analysis
9 7 (7.53%) Business Development
10 6 (6.45%) Business Continuity
10 6 (6.45%) Data Protection
11 5 (5.38%) People Management
11 5 (5.38%) Asset Management
12 3 (3.23%) Network Design
12 3 (3.23%) Service Delivery
12 3 (3.23%) Mentoring
13 2 (2.15%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.60%) Perl
1 8 (8.60%) Python
2 7 (7.53%) Ruby
2 7 (7.53%) C
3 5 (5.38%) Bash Shell
3 5 (5.38%) Tcl
4 3 (3.23%) PHP
5 2 (2.15%) SQL
5 2 (2.15%) Java
6 1 (1.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (24.73%) Degree
2 15 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (15.05%) CCNP
4 13 (13.98%) CCNA
5 9 (9.68%) CCIE
6 8 (8.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (7.53%) CCA
7 7 (7.53%) Citrix Certification
8 6 (6.45%) CCEA
8 6 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (6.45%) MCSE
8 6 (6.45%) MCSA
9 2 (2.15%) CISSP
10 1 (1.08%) NCDA
10 1 (1.08%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (12.90%) PCI DSS
2 9 (9.68%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (25.81%) Active Directory
3 17 (18.28%) Hyper-V
3 17 (18.28%) vSphere
4 14 (15.05%) XenDesktop
5 8 (8.60%) XenApp
5 8 (8.60%) NFS
6 4 (4.30%) Xen
7 3 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (2.15%) Firmware
8 2 (2.15%) Docker
9 1 (1.08%) SRDF
9 1 (1.08%) IAG
9 1 (1.08%) vCloud
9 1 (1.08%) KVM
9 1 (1.08%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.08%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 22 (23.66%) Cisco Prime
2 7 (7.53%) SELinux
3 6 (6.45%) SCCM
4 5 (5.38%) SCOrch
5 3 (3.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (3.23%) WSUS
6 2 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (2.15%) Ansible
7 1 (1.08%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.08%) SCOM
7 1 (1.08%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.08%) vMotion
Vendors
1 60 (64.52%) VMware
2 56 (60.22%) HP
3 50 (53.76%) Cisco
4 41 (44.09%) Citrix
5 24 (25.81%) Brocade
6 22 (23.66%) SolarWinds
6 22 (23.66%) 3PAR
6 22 (23.66%) CommVault
7 20 (21.51%) Microsoft
8 11 (11.83%) SAP
8 11 (11.83%) EMC
9 10 (10.75%) NetApp
10 9 (9.68%) Dell
10 9 (9.68%) Oracle
11 6 (6.45%) CheckPoint
12 5 (5.38%) Symantec
13 3 (3.23%) AppSense
13 3 (3.23%) Altiris
13 3 (3.23%) Infoblox
13 3 (3.23%) IBM
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