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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 257 326 307
Rank change year-on-year
+69 -19
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 49 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.45% 0.093% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.63% 0.60% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 45 11 16
Average salary £57,500 £44,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.21% -22.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £41,500 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,576
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -8.20%
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
1860 1825 2515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.06% 15.40% 21.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1630 1601 2224
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,750 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 48 (65.75%) VMware
2 43 (58.90%) Finance
3 42 (57.53%) SAN
4 41 (56.16%) iSCSI
5 40 (54.79%) Windows
6 37 (50.68%) Cisco
7 35 (47.95%) Citrix
8 34 (46.58%) Linux
9 33 (45.21%) Firewall
10 29 (39.73%) VMware Infrastructure
11 27 (36.99%) Active Directory
11 27 (36.99%) HP
12 24 (32.88%) WAN
12 24 (32.88%) MS Exchange
13 23 (31.51%) Microsoft
14 22 (30.14%) ITIL
15 21 (28.77%) NetScaler
15 21 (28.77%) Windows Server 2008
16 20 (27.40%) Windows Server 2012
16 20 (27.40%) DHCP
17 19 (26.03%) Wireless
17 19 (26.03%) LAN
17 19 (26.03%) Disaster Recovery
17 19 (26.03%) Exchange Server 2010
17 19 (26.03%) XenApp
18 18 (24.66%) vSphere
18 18 (24.66%) Load Balancing
18 18 (24.66%) VPN
18 18 (24.66%) DNS
19 17 (23.29%) BGP

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 24 (32.88%) MS Exchange
2 19 (26.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (12.33%) Lync
4 8 (10.96%) IIS
5 7 (9.59%) SharePoint
6 5 (6.85%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (5.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (4.11%) OpenStack
9 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.37%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (1.37%) Apache
9 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 12 (16.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (12.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.37%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.11%) Office 365
2 2 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 42 (57.53%) SAN
2 41 (56.16%) iSCSI
3 33 (45.21%) Firewall
4 24 (32.88%) WAN
5 21 (28.77%) NetScaler
6 20 (27.40%) DHCP
7 19 (26.03%) LAN
7 19 (26.03%) Wireless
8 18 (24.66%) VPN
8 18 (24.66%) DNS
9 17 (23.29%) BGP
10 16 (21.92%) Cisco ASA
11 15 (20.55%) Network Security
12 13 (17.81%) MPLS
12 13 (17.81%) Cisco Nexus
13 12 (16.44%) HSRP
13 12 (16.44%) EIGRP
13 12 (16.44%) VPLS
13 12 (16.44%) Cisco IOS
14 11 (15.07%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.11%) RDBMS
2 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.11%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.37%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.37%) HBase
3 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Bugzilla
1 1 (1.37%) TestNG
General
1 43 (58.90%) Finance
2 14 (19.18%) Telecoms
3 12 (16.44%) Advertising
4 9 (12.33%) Manufacturing
4 9 (12.33%) Electronics
4 9 (12.33%) Marketing
5 4 (5.48%) Financial Institution
6 3 (4.11%) Banking
7 1 (1.37%) Legal
7 1 (1.37%) German Language
Job Titles
1 21 (28.77%) Consultant
2 12 (16.44%) Architect
3 11 (15.07%) Network Consultant
4 9 (12.33%) Technical Manager
5 8 (10.96%) Infrastructure Architect
6 7 (9.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (9.59%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (9.59%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 6 (8.22%) Storage Specialist
7 6 (8.22%) Senior Storage Specialist
7 6 (8.22%) Capacity Manager
7 6 (8.22%) Backup Specialist
8 4 (5.48%) Wintel Consultant
8 4 (5.48%) Wintel Support
8 4 (5.48%) Analyst
8 4 (5.48%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (5.48%) Support Consultant
8 4 (5.48%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) Design Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.74%) JMS
1 2 (2.74%) Web Services
1 2 (2.74%) XML
1 2 (2.74%) Apache Axis
2 1 (1.37%) Java Concurrency
2 1 (1.37%) XSLT
2 1 (1.37%) Rendezvous
2 1 (1.37%) Middleware
2 1 (1.37%) JSON
2 1 (1.37%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.55%) Clustering
2 14 (19.18%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (17.81%) CMDB
4 11 (15.07%) Management Information System
5 9 (12.33%) DTV
6 8 (10.96%) Replication
7 7 (9.59%) CLARiiON
8 6 (8.22%) Enterprise Storage
9 5 (6.85%) Blackberry
10 4 (5.48%) Symmetrix
10 4 (5.48%) Hedge funds
11 3 (4.11%) Computer Science
12 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
13 1 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
13 1 (1.37%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 40 (54.79%) Windows
2 34 (46.58%) Linux
3 21 (28.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (27.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (17.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (15.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (13.70%) Windows 7
8 5 (6.85%) Windows 8
8 5 (6.85%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (4.11%) CentOS
10 1 (1.37%) Debian
10 1 (1.37%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.37%) Android
10 1 (1.37%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.14%) ITIL
2 19 (26.03%) Disaster Recovery
3 18 (24.66%) Load Balancing
4 12 (16.44%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (12.33%) Digital Marketing
5 9 (12.33%) Project Management
5 9 (12.33%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (12.33%) Programme Management
6 8 (10.96%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (9.59%) Data Protection
7 7 (9.59%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (8.22%) Problem Management
8 6 (8.22%) Release Management
8 6 (8.22%) ITIL V3
8 6 (8.22%) Capacity Management
8 6 (8.22%) Business Continuity
8 6 (8.22%) Incident Management
9 5 (6.85%) Asset Management
9 5 (6.85%) People Management
10 4 (5.48%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.33%) Perl
2 6 (8.22%) Python
3 5 (6.85%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.48%) C
4 4 (5.48%) Java
4 4 (5.48%) Ruby
4 4 (5.48%) PowerShell
4 4 (5.48%) Bash Shell
4 4 (5.48%) VBScript
5 3 (4.11%) SQL
6 2 (2.74%) Tcl
6 2 (2.74%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (16.44%) Degree
2 9 (12.33%) CCNA
2 9 (12.33%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (10.96%) CCNP
4 4 (5.48%) CCIE
5 3 (4.11%) CCA
5 3 (4.11%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (2.74%) CISSP
6 2 (2.74%) CCEE
6 2 (2.74%) CCIA
7 1 (1.37%) NCDA
7 1 (1.37%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.33%) SLA
2 8 (10.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (10.96%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.37%) COBIT
System Software
1 29 (39.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (36.99%) Active Directory
3 19 (26.03%) XenApp
4 18 (24.66%) vSphere
5 16 (21.92%) Hyper-V
6 11 (15.07%) XenDesktop
7 8 (10.96%) NFS
8 6 (8.22%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (8.22%) UAG
8 6 (8.22%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 4 (5.48%) Xen
9 4 (5.48%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (4.11%) VMware ESX
11 2 (2.74%) IAG
11 2 (2.74%) Docker
12 1 (1.37%) Ceph
12 1 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (1.37%) KVM
12 1 (1.37%) SRDF
12 1 (1.37%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (16.44%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (8.22%) EMC NetWorker
2 6 (8.22%) SCCM
3 5 (6.85%) SCOrch
4 4 (5.48%) SELinux
4 4 (5.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (2.74%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.74%) SCOM
5 2 (2.74%) Ansible
6 1 (1.37%) WSUS
Vendors
1 48 (65.75%) VMware
2 37 (50.68%) Cisco
3 35 (47.95%) Citrix
4 27 (36.99%) HP
5 23 (31.51%) Microsoft
6 17 (23.29%) EMC
7 12 (16.44%) Dell
7 12 (16.44%) SolarWinds
8 10 (13.70%) Infoblox
8 10 (13.70%) Oracle
8 10 (13.70%) Red Hat
9 9 (12.33%) NetApp
9 9 (12.33%) SAP
9 9 (12.33%) Brocade
10 7 (9.59%) CheckPoint
10 7 (9.59%) 3PAR
10 7 (9.59%) CommVault
11 6 (8.22%) Symantec
11 6 (8.22%) AppSense
12 5 (6.85%) IBM
City, London
JM
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago