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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 261 306 300
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -6
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 49 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.48% 0.077% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.70% 0.50% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 47 8 13
Average salary £57,500 £53,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.97% -2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £45,550 £39,800
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £78,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1814 1613 2299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.62% 15.56% 21.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1560 1381 2029
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 57 (65.52%) SAN
2 56 (64.37%) VMware
3 51 (58.62%) iSCSI
4 46 (52.87%) Finance
5 42 (48.28%) HP
5 42 (48.28%) Windows
6 41 (47.13%) Cisco
7 39 (44.83%) Citrix
8 38 (43.68%) Firewall
9 36 (41.38%) Linux
10 30 (34.48%) WAN
10 30 (34.48%) Active Directory
11 28 (32.18%) VMware Infrastructure
12 27 (31.03%) Disaster Recovery
13 26 (29.89%) Wireless
14 25 (28.74%) ITIL
14 25 (28.74%) VPN
14 25 (28.74%) Load Balancing
15 24 (27.59%) BGP
15 24 (27.59%) NetScaler
16 21 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
16 21 (24.14%) MS Exchange
16 21 (24.14%) Network Security
17 20 (22.99%) Windows Server 2008
17 20 (22.99%) vSphere
17 20 (22.99%) Microsoft
18 19 (21.84%) DNS
18 19 (21.84%) EIGRP
18 19 (21.84%) MPLS
18 19 (21.84%) Advertising

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 21 (24.14%) MS Exchange
2 15 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (10.34%) Lync
3 9 (10.34%) IIS
4 7 (8.05%) SharePoint
5 5 (5.75%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (4.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (3.45%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.15%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.15%) Apache
8 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.15%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (11.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.15%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (3.45%) Office 365
2 2 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 57 (65.52%) SAN
2 51 (58.62%) iSCSI
3 38 (43.68%) Firewall
4 30 (34.48%) WAN
5 26 (29.89%) Wireless
6 25 (28.74%) VPN
7 24 (27.59%) BGP
7 24 (27.59%) NetScaler
8 21 (24.14%) Network Security
9 19 (21.84%) DNS
9 19 (21.84%) EIGRP
9 19 (21.84%) MPLS
9 19 (21.84%) VPLS
9 19 (21.84%) HSRP
10 18 (20.69%) DHCP
11 15 (17.24%) LAN
12 13 (14.94%) Cisco ASA
13 12 (13.79%) NAS
13 12 (13.79%) Cisco IOS
14 11 (12.64%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (3.45%) RDBMS
2 3 (3.45%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.45%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.30%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.15%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.15%) HBase
Development Applications
1 1 (1.15%) TestNG
1 1 (1.15%) Bugzilla
General
1 46 (52.87%) Finance
2 19 (21.84%) Advertising
3 14 (16.09%) Telecoms
4 10 (11.49%) Manufacturing
4 10 (11.49%) Electronics
4 10 (11.49%) Marketing
5 4 (4.60%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.30%) Banking
7 1 (1.15%) German Language
7 1 (1.15%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (31.03%) Consultant
2 17 (19.54%) Network Consultant
3 12 (13.79%) Backup Specialist
3 12 (13.79%) Architect
3 12 (13.79%) Senior Storage Specialist
3 12 (13.79%) Storage Specialist
4 10 (11.49%) Systems Engineer
5 8 (9.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (9.20%) Infrastructure Architect
6 7 (8.05%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 5 (5.75%) Technical Manager
7 5 (5.75%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.75%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) Analyst
8 4 (4.60%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (4.60%) Support Consultant
8 4 (4.60%) Wintel Support
8 4 (4.60%) Wintel Consultant
9 3 (3.45%) Capacity Manager
9 3 (3.45%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.30%) Web Services
1 2 (2.30%) XML
1 2 (2.30%) JMS
1 2 (2.30%) Apache Axis
2 1 (1.15%) Java Concurrency
2 1 (1.15%) JSON
2 1 (1.15%) Rendezvous
2 1 (1.15%) Middleware
2 1 (1.15%) XSLT
2 1 (1.15%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (19.54%) CMDB
3 15 (17.24%) Clustering
4 10 (11.49%) DTV
4 10 (11.49%) Replication
5 8 (9.20%) Management Information System
6 6 (6.90%) Enterprise Storage
7 5 (5.75%) Blackberry
8 4 (4.60%) CLARiiON
8 4 (4.60%) Symmetrix
8 4 (4.60%) Hedge funds
9 3 (3.45%) Computer Science
10 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (1.15%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 42 (48.28%) Windows
2 36 (41.38%) Linux
3 20 (22.99%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (18.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (14.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (11.49%) Windows 7
7 8 (9.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (5.75%) Windows 2000 Server
8 5 (5.75%) Windows 8
9 3 (3.45%) CentOS
10 2 (2.30%) Solaris
11 1 (1.15%) Android
11 1 (1.15%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.15%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.15%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (31.03%) Disaster Recovery
2 25 (28.74%) ITIL
2 25 (28.74%) Load Balancing
3 16 (18.39%) Capacity Planning
4 14 (16.09%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (14.94%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (11.49%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (11.49%) Digital Marketing
6 10 (11.49%) Programme Management
7 9 (10.34%) Project Management
8 7 (8.05%) Data Protection
9 5 (5.75%) ITIL V3
9 5 (5.75%) Asset Management
9 5 (5.75%) Business Continuity
9 5 (5.75%) Performance Analysis
9 5 (5.75%) People Management
10 4 (4.60%) Service Delivery
11 3 (3.45%) Capacity Management
11 3 (3.45%) Release Management
11 3 (3.45%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.34%) Perl
2 6 (6.90%) Python
3 5 (5.75%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.60%) Java
4 4 (4.60%) C
4 4 (4.60%) VBScript
4 4 (4.60%) Ruby
4 4 (4.60%) PowerShell
4 4 (4.60%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.30%) Tcl
5 2 (2.30%) PHP
5 2 (2.30%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (19.54%) Degree
2 13 (14.94%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (13.79%) CCNP
3 12 (13.79%) CCNA
4 7 (8.05%) CCIE
5 2 (2.30%) CCA
5 2 (2.30%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (2.30%) CISSP
6 1 (1.15%) NCDA
6 1 (1.15%) NCIE
6 1 (1.15%) CCEE
6 1 (1.15%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (12.64%) PCI DSS
2 6 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (34.48%) Active Directory
2 28 (32.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (22.99%) vSphere
4 17 (19.54%) Hyper-V
5 16 (18.39%) XenApp
6 11 (12.64%) XenDesktop
7 10 (11.49%) NFS
8 5 (5.75%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (4.60%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (4.60%) Xen
10 3 (3.45%) UAG
10 3 (3.45%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 3 (3.45%) VMware ESX
11 2 (2.30%) Docker
11 2 (2.30%) Firmware
11 2 (2.30%) IAG
12 1 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (1.15%) vCloud
12 1 (1.15%) SRDF
12 1 (1.15%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (21.84%) Cisco Prime
2 7 (8.05%) SCCM
3 5 (5.75%) SCOrch
4 4 (4.60%) SELinux
4 4 (4.60%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (3.45%) WSUS
5 3 (3.45%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (2.30%) Ansible
6 2 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (2.30%) SCOM
7 1 (1.15%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.15%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 56 (64.37%) VMware
2 42 (48.28%) HP
3 41 (47.13%) Cisco
4 39 (44.83%) Citrix
5 20 (22.99%) Microsoft
6 19 (21.84%) SolarWinds
7 18 (20.69%) Brocade
7 18 (20.69%) EMC
8 15 (17.24%) CommVault
9 14 (16.09%) 3PAR
10 12 (13.79%) Dell
11 11 (12.64%) NetApp
12 10 (11.49%) SAP
13 8 (9.20%) Oracle
13 8 (9.20%) Red Hat
14 7 (8.05%) Infoblox
14 7 (8.05%) CheckPoint
15 6 (6.90%) IBM
15 6 (6.90%) Symantec
16 5 (5.75%) AppSense
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