The table below looks at the statistics for Fibre Channel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 67 - 65
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.83% - 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.63% - 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £43,813 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Fibre Channel
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry region.

Communications & Networking Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
108 103 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 18.00% 20.98% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 100 76 81
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Fibre Channel across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Fibre Channel Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Fibre Channel
Salary Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Fibre Channel across the Coventry region.

Fibre Channel Salary Trend in Coventry

Fibre Channel
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Fibre Channel across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Fibre Channel Salary Histogram in Coventry

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 15 (83.33%) Windows
1 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 15 (83.33%) VMware
1 15 (83.33%) iSCSI
2 14 (77.78%) Firewall
2 14 (77.78%) Cisco
3 13 (72.22%) HP
3 13 (72.22%) Citrix
3 13 (72.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (72.22%) MCSE
3 13 (72.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 12 (66.67%) XenApp
4 12 (66.67%) vSphere
4 12 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
4 12 (66.67%) NetApp
5 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (61.11%) VMware ESX
5 11 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (61.11%) CCNA
5 11 (61.11%) XenDesktop
6 10 (55.56%) TCP/IP
6 10 (55.56%) CCA
6 10 (55.56%) EMC
6 10 (55.56%) ITIL
7 9 (50.00%) IBM
7 9 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (50.00%) Backup Exec

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.56%) Lync
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (83.33%) iSCSI
2 14 (77.78%) Firewall
3 10 (55.56%) TCP/IP
4 9 (50.00%) SAN
4 9 (50.00%) NAS
4 9 (50.00%) NetScaler
5 3 (16.67%) VPN
6 2 (11.11%) Unified Communications
6 2 (11.11%) VoIP
7 1 (5.56%) DHCP
7 1 (5.56%) DNS
7 1 (5.56%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Support Engineer
1 11 (61.11%) Senior Support Engineer
2 9 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 9 (50.00%) IT Support
2 9 (50.00%) Senior IT Support
3 4 (22.22%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Pre Sales Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) UNIX Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Sales Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) VMware Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Replication
1 1 (5.56%) Clustering
1 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Windows
2 13 (72.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 3 (16.67%) Solaris
5 3 (16.67%) UNIX
6 2 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) ITIL
2 9 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
1 1 (5.56%) VBScript
1 1 (5.56%) VB
1 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (72.22%) MCSE
2 12 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 12 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
3 11 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (61.11%) CCNA
4 10 (55.56%) CCA
5 6 (33.33%) NCDA
6 4 (22.22%) MCSA
7 2 (11.11%) CCEE
7 2 (11.11%) CCAA
8 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (66.67%) XenApp
1 12 (66.67%) vSphere
2 11 (61.11%) VMware ESX
2 11 (61.11%) XenDesktop
3 9 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 3 (16.67%) NFS
4 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 3 (16.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (11.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.56%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 15 (83.33%) VMware
2 14 (77.78%) Cisco
3 13 (72.22%) HP
3 13 (72.22%) Citrix
4 12 (66.67%) NetApp
5 10 (55.56%) EMC
6 9 (50.00%) IBM
6 9 (50.00%) Siemens
6 9 (50.00%) Mitel
7 3 (16.67%) Veritas
8 2 (11.11%) Veeam
8 2 (11.11%) WatchGuard
8 2 (11.11%) Dell
9 1 (5.56%) Symantec
9 1 (5.56%) Sophos