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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 272 331 316
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -15
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 35 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.33% 0.079% 0.067%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.78% 0.51% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 28 10 7
Average salary £57,500 £70,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,700 £44,700 £43,100
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £77,500 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
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
1969 1965 2326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 18.71% 15.61% 19.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1643 1635 2078
Average salary £52,500 £50,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 (83.53%) SAN
2 58 (68.24%) HP
3 51 (60.00%) VMware
3 51 (60.00%) iSCSI
4 45 (52.94%) Firewall
5 44 (51.76%) Cisco
6 41 (48.24%) Finance
7 38 (44.71%) Disaster Recovery
7 38 (44.71%) WAN
8 36 (42.35%) VPN
8 36 (42.35%) Windows
8 36 (42.35%) Citrix
9 32 (37.65%) Network Security
9 32 (37.65%) Load Balancing
10 31 (36.47%) Linux
11 29 (34.12%) Advertising
12 28 (32.94%) Wireless
12 28 (32.94%) Analytical Skills
13 27 (31.76%) Brocade
13 27 (31.76%) BGP
13 27 (31.76%) ITIL
14 25 (29.41%) CommVault
14 25 (29.41%) Capacity Planning
14 25 (29.41%) 3PAR
15 23 (27.06%) Degree
16 22 (25.88%) VPLS
16 22 (25.88%) CMDB
16 22 (25.88%) VMware Infrastructure
16 22 (25.88%) SolarWinds
16 22 (25.88%) Cisco Prime

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 15 (17.65%) IIS
2 14 (16.47%) SharePoint
3 10 (11.76%) MS Exchange
4 7 (8.24%) Apache
5 6 (7.06%) Lync
6 4 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (4.71%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (8.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.71%) Office 365
2 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (83.53%) SAN
2 51 (60.00%) iSCSI
3 45 (52.94%) Firewall
4 38 (44.71%) WAN
5 36 (42.35%) VPN
6 32 (37.65%) Network Security
7 28 (32.94%) Wireless
8 27 (31.76%) BGP
9 22 (25.88%) EIGRP
9 22 (25.88%) VPLS
9 22 (25.88%) NetScaler
9 22 (25.88%) HSRP
9 22 (25.88%) MPLS
10 13 (15.29%) DNS
11 10 (11.76%) DHCP
11 10 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
12 9 (10.59%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (10.59%) NAS
13 8 (9.41%) VLAN
13 8 (9.41%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.12%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (2.35%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 41 (48.24%) Finance
2 29 (34.12%) Advertising
3 7 (8.24%) Marketing
3 7 (8.24%) Manufacturing
3 7 (8.24%) Electronics
3 7 (8.24%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.35%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (37.65%) Consultant
2 20 (23.53%) Storage Specialist
2 20 (23.53%) Senior Storage Specialist
2 20 (23.53%) Backup Specialist
3 19 (22.35%) Network Consultant
4 9 (10.59%) Systems Engineer
5 8 (9.41%) Architect
6 7 (8.24%) Sales Consultant
6 7 (8.24%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 5 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (5.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Administrator
8 4 (4.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 4 (4.71%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 3 (3.53%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
9 3 (3.53%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (3.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (3.53%) Senior Consultant
9 3 (3.53%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 28 (32.94%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (25.88%) CMDB
3 16 (18.82%) Replication
4 7 (8.24%) Clustering
4 7 (8.24%) DTV
5 4 (4.71%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.71%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (3.53%) Blackberry
6 3 (3.53%) Symmetrix
7 2 (2.35%) Hedge funds
7 2 (2.35%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.18%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.18%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.18%) Open Source
8 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.18%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 36 (42.35%) Windows
2 31 (36.47%) Linux
3 12 (14.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (10.59%) CentOS
4 9 (10.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (9.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (8.24%) Debian
6 7 (8.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (7.06%) Windows 7
8 4 (4.71%) Windows 8
8 4 (4.71%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.18%) Android
9 1 (1.18%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.18%) Solaris
9 1 (1.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (44.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 32 (37.65%) Load Balancing
3 27 (31.76%) ITIL
4 25 (29.41%) Capacity Planning
5 20 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (9.41%) Project Management
7 7 (8.24%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (8.24%) Programme Management
7 7 (8.24%) Business Development
7 7 (8.24%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (8.24%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (5.88%) Data Protection
8 5 (5.88%) Business Continuity
9 4 (4.71%) Asset Management
9 4 (4.71%) People Management
9 4 (4.71%) Performance Analysis
10 3 (3.53%) Mentoring
11 2 (2.35%) Network Design
11 2 (2.35%) Service Delivery
11 2 (2.35%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.71%) Perl
1 4 (4.71%) Python
2 3 (3.53%) Tcl
2 3 (3.53%) Ruby
2 3 (3.53%) Bash Shell
2 3 (3.53%) C
3 1 (1.18%) Java
3 1 (1.18%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (27.06%) Degree
2 15 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (16.47%) CCNP
4 13 (15.29%) CCNA
5 9 (10.59%) CCIE
6 8 (9.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (8.24%) CCA
7 7 (8.24%) Citrix Certification
8 6 (7.06%) CCEA
8 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (7.06%) MCSE
8 6 (7.06%) MCSA
9 1 (1.18%) CISSP
9 1 (1.18%) NCDA
9 1 (1.18%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (14.12%) PCI DSS
2 9 (10.59%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (25.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (21.18%) Active Directory
3 14 (16.47%) vSphere
4 12 (14.12%) Hyper-V
4 12 (14.12%) XenDesktop
5 6 (7.06%) NFS
5 6 (7.06%) XenApp
6 2 (2.35%) Firmware
6 2 (2.35%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.18%) Xen
7 1 (1.18%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.18%) IAG
7 1 (1.18%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 22 (25.88%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (4.71%) SCCM
2 4 (4.71%) SCOrch
3 3 (3.53%) SELinux
3 3 (3.53%) WSUS
4 2 (2.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (1.18%) SCOM
5 1 (1.18%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.18%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.18%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 58 (68.24%) HP
2 51 (60.00%) VMware
3 44 (51.76%) Cisco
4 36 (42.35%) Citrix
5 27 (31.76%) Brocade
6 25 (29.41%) 3PAR
6 25 (29.41%) CommVault
7 22 (25.88%) SolarWinds
8 16 (18.82%) Microsoft
9 10 (11.76%) EMC
10 9 (10.59%) NetApp
11 8 (9.41%) Oracle
12 7 (8.24%) SAP
12 7 (8.24%) Dell
13 5 (5.88%) CheckPoint
14 4 (4.71%) Symantec
15 3 (3.53%) IBM
16 2 (2.35%) AppSense
16 2 (2.35%) Altiris
16 2 (2.35%) Infoblox
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago