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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 309 313 316
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 22 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.11% 0.74% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 12
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -14.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £71,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-9.41% -
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
1988 1881 2174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.68% 15.53% 16.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1676 1666 1944
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014, 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 23 (74.19%) VMware
2 22 (70.97%) Windows
3 21 (67.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (61.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (61.29%) Linux
5 16 (51.61%) LAN
5 16 (51.61%) SAN
5 16 (51.61%) Finance
6 15 (48.39%) SQL Server
7 14 (45.16%) Cisco
8 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
8 13 (41.94%) Active Directory
8 13 (41.94%) Citrix
8 13 (41.94%) iSCSI
8 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (41.94%) XenApp
9 12 (38.71%) Red Hat
9 12 (38.71%) MS Exchange
9 12 (38.71%) ITIL
10 11 (35.48%) Oracle
10 11 (35.48%) MS Excel
10 11 (35.48%) Firewall
10 11 (35.48%) SLA
10 11 (35.48%) EMC
10 11 (35.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (35.48%) Exchange Server 2010
10 11 (35.48%) NetScaler
11 10 (32.26%) vSphere
11 10 (32.26%) DHCP
12 9 (29.03%) Ethernet

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 12 (38.71%) MS Exchange
2 11 (35.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.45%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (6.45%) nginx
3 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.23%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (35.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (51.61%) LAN
1 16 (51.61%) SAN
2 13 (41.94%) iSCSI
3 11 (35.48%) Firewall
3 11 (35.48%) NetScaler
4 10 (32.26%) DHCP
5 9 (29.03%) Ethernet
5 9 (29.03%) WAN
6 8 (25.81%) Internet
6 8 (25.81%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (25.81%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (22.58%) Network Security
8 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
8 3 (9.68%) DNS
9 2 (6.45%) SNMP
9 2 (6.45%) VoIP
9 2 (6.45%) NAS
9 2 (6.45%) FCoE
9 2 (6.45%) MPLS
9 2 (6.45%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (48.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) MySQL
2 2 (6.45%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.45%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.45%) Redis
2 2 (6.45%) Riak
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Bugzilla
1 1 (3.23%) TestNG
General
1 16 (51.61%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.68%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Electronics
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Technical Manager
2 5 (16.13%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Data Centre Manager
3 4 (12.90%) Data Manager
3 4 (12.90%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Capacity Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Support Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) Support Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Citrix Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Windows Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Citrix Support
5 2 (6.45%) Storage Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Citrix Support Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) JMS
1 2 (6.45%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (6.45%) Apache Axis
2 1 (3.23%) Java Concurrency
2 1 (3.23%) JSON
2 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) CLARiiON
2 8 (25.81%) Management Information System
2 8 (25.81%) CMDB
3 4 (12.90%) Clustering
4 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
5 2 (6.45%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (3.23%) DTV
6 1 (3.23%) Open Source
6 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (3.23%) Digital Media
6 1 (3.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (70.97%) Windows
2 19 (61.29%) Linux
2 19 (61.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (35.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.45%) UNIX
7 1 (3.23%) CentOS
7 1 (3.23%) Debian
7 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) ITIL
2 9 (29.03%) Problem Management
3 8 (25.81%) Release Management
3 8 (25.81%) Network Design
3 8 (25.81%) Incident Management
3 8 (25.81%) ITIL V3
3 8 (25.81%) Capacity Management
4 6 (19.35%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (19.35%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (16.13%) Load Balancing
6 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (9.68%) Project Management
8 2 (6.45%) Change Management
8 2 (6.45%) OO
8 2 (6.45%) Network Management
8 2 (6.45%) Data Protection
9 1 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (3.23%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) Java
1 3 (9.68%) SQL
1 3 (9.68%) Python
2 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
2 2 (6.45%) Ruby
2 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.45%) Perl
3 1 (3.23%) VBScript
3 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) CCA
1 3 (9.68%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (6.45%) CCEE
2 2 (6.45%) CCIA
3 1 (3.23%) CCEA
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (35.48%) SLA
2 2 (6.45%) COBIT
2 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 21 (67.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (41.94%) XenApp
2 13 (41.94%) Active Directory
3 10 (32.26%) vSphere
4 8 (25.81%) UAG
4 8 (25.81%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 3 (9.68%) XenDesktop
5 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
6 2 (6.45%) VMware ESX
6 2 (6.45%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (6.45%) Xen
6 2 (6.45%) IAG
7 1 (3.23%) NFS
7 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (3.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (6.45%) Ganglia
2 2 (6.45%) Puppet
2 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (6.45%) Vagrant
2 2 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 23 (74.19%) VMware
2 14 (45.16%) Cisco
3 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
3 13 (41.94%) Citrix
4 12 (38.71%) Red Hat
5 11 (35.48%) EMC
5 11 (35.48%) Oracle
6 8 (25.81%) Infoblox
7 7 (22.58%) HP
8 4 (12.90%) IBM
9 3 (9.68%) Dell
10 2 (6.45%) JBoss
10 2 (6.45%) AppSense
10 2 (6.45%) Brocade
10 2 (6.45%) Symantec
10 2 (6.45%) NetApp
10 2 (6.45%) Veritas
11 1 (3.23%) Perforce
11 1 (3.23%) SAP
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40 - £45 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago