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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fibre Channel (FC)
London / City of London
Rank 215 255 270
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +15
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 13 10 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.15% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.50% 0.97% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 45
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -17.39%
UK excluding London median salary £53,000 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+0.95% +23.52%

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
868 1027 1985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.35% 15.03% 19.09%
Number of salaries quoted 812 924 1669
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Fibre Channel as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing Fibre Channel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Fibre Channel.

1 26 (81.25%) Cisco
2 19 (59.38%) SAN
3 17 (53.13%) VMware
3 17 (53.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (53.13%) NAS
3 17 (53.13%) Data Centre
4 14 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (43.75%) Wireless
4 14 (43.75%) Avaya
4 14 (43.75%) Nortel
5 12 (37.50%) Firewall
5 12 (37.50%) EMC
6 11 (34.38%) DNS
6 11 (34.38%) Web Services
7 10 (31.25%) ITIL
7 10 (31.25%) Linux
8 9 (28.13%) Windows
9 8 (25.00%) Flash
9 8 (25.00%) iSCSI
9 8 (25.00%) FCoE
10 7 (21.88%) F5
10 7 (21.88%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (21.88%) Network Security
10 7 (21.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 7 (21.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 7 (21.88%) Aerohive Networks
10 7 (21.88%) 802.1X
10 7 (21.88%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (21.88%) MPLS
10 7 (21.88%) Clustering

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.38%) Apache
2 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.13%) DataSynapse
3 1 (3.13%) IIS
3 1 (3.13%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 14 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) IaaS
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (59.38%) SAN
2 17 (53.13%) NAS
3 14 (43.75%) Wireless
4 12 (37.50%) Firewall
5 11 (34.38%) DNS
6 8 (25.00%) FCoE
6 8 (25.00%) iSCSI
7 7 (21.88%) BGP
7 7 (21.88%) BIG-IP
7 7 (21.88%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (21.88%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (21.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 7 (21.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 7 (21.88%) IPv4
7 7 (21.88%) IPv6
7 7 (21.88%) MPLS
7 7 (21.88%) Network Security
8 6 (18.75%) LAN
8 6 (18.75%) WAN
9 5 (15.63%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) DB2
1 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
1 1 (3.13%) HBase
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Administrator
3 4 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Network Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) Network Support
4 3 (9.38%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Server Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 1 (3.13%) Lead DevOps
6 1 (3.13%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) Web Services
2 8 (25.00%) Flash
3 7 (21.88%) 802.1X
4 3 (9.38%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (9.38%) Middleware
5 1 (3.13%) HTML
5 1 (3.13%) Rendezvous
5 1 (3.13%) Ultra Messaging
5 1 (3.13%) XML
5 1 (3.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (53.13%) Data Centre
2 7 (21.88%) Clustering
3 5 (15.63%) CLARiiON
3 5 (15.63%) EMC VNX
4 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.25%) Derivative
4 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (6.25%) Hedge funds
4 2 (6.25%) PKI
4 2 (6.25%) Private Cloud
4 2 (6.25%) Replication
5 1 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
5 1 (3.13%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Linux
2 9 (28.13%) Windows
3 6 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (18.75%) Windows Server
4 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (9.38%) CentOS
5 3 (9.38%) Solaris
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (6.25%) Data ONTAP
6 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.13%) Unix
7 1 (3.13%) VMS
7 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000
7 1 (3.13%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) ITIL
2 7 (21.88%) Network Design
3 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (18.75%) Change Management
4 3 (9.38%) DevOps
4 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.25%) Data Centre Operations
5 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.25%) Server Building
5 2 (6.25%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (3.13%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.13%) Benchmarking
6 1 (3.13%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.13%) Electronic Trading
6 1 (3.13%) Migration
6 1 (3.13%) Resource Management
6 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.13%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) Java
2 3 (9.38%) Perl
2 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.25%) Python
3 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) CCNA
1 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.25%) RHCE
1 2 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.13%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (53.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (21.88%) NFS
3 5 (15.63%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 3 (9.38%) XenApp
5 3 (9.38%) XenDesktop
6 2 (6.25%) VMware ESX
7 1 (3.13%) DFS Replication
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (3.13%) SRDF
7 1 (3.13%) vCloud
7 1 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) Puppet
2 5 (15.63%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (9.38%) CFEngine
4 2 (6.25%) Ansible
4 2 (6.25%) Salt
5 1 (3.13%) Nagios
5 1 (3.13%) vMotion
Vendors
1 26 (81.25%) Cisco
2 17 (53.13%) VMware
3 14 (43.75%) Avaya
3 14 (43.75%) Nortel
4 12 (37.50%) EMC
5 7 (21.88%) Aerohive Networks
5 7 (21.88%) F5
6 6 (18.75%) HP
7 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
8 4 (12.50%) Citrix
8 4 (12.50%) NetApp
8 4 (12.50%) Red Hat
9 3 (9.38%) Oracle
10 2 (6.25%) Palo Alto
11 1 (3.13%) 3PAR
11 1 (3.13%) ArcSight
11 1 (3.13%) CommVault
11 1 (3.13%) Intel
11 1 (3.13%) Sybase
11 1 (3.13%) TIBCO