The table below looks at the statistics for Fibre Channel skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 226 230 237
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 41 18 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.52% 0.26% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.54% 1.33% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 34 12 49
Average salary £45,000 £47,750 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.75% -7.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,576
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -8.20%
Fibre Channel
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1614 1357 1837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.31% 19.81% 20.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1272 970 1479
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,520 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Fibre Channel Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Fibre Channel
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Fibre Channel Salary Trend in the East of England

Fibre Channel
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Fibre Channel across the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Fibre Channel Salary Histogram in the East of England

Fibre Channel
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fibre Channel within the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +6 18 £42,500 -
Cambridgeshire -3 14 £50,000 +9.89%
Hertfordshire -16 6 £60,000 +20.00%
Bedfordshire +6 2 £27,000 -46.00% 1
Suffolk - 2 £63,000 -
Fibre Channel
England

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 49 (85.96%) SAN
2 38 (66.67%) HP
3 29 (50.88%) Windows
4 27 (47.37%) iSCSI
5 23 (40.35%) NAS
6 22 (38.60%) VMware
6 22 (38.60%) Brocade
7 21 (36.84%) Cisco
7 21 (36.84%) Linux
7 21 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
8 20 (35.09%) Microsoft
9 19 (33.33%) Migration
9 19 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 17 (29.82%) EMC
10 17 (29.82%) Python
11 14 (24.56%) TCP/IP
12 13 (22.81%) Replication
12 13 (22.81%) Disaster Recovery
12 13 (22.81%) Capacity Planning
12 13 (22.81%) Hyper-V
13 12 (21.05%) 3PAR
13 12 (21.05%) CommVault
14 11 (19.30%) Citrix
14 11 (19.30%) Dell
15 10 (17.54%) MS Excel
15 10 (17.54%) Software Engineering
15 10 (17.54%) CMDB
15 10 (17.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 10 (17.54%) DNS
15 10 (17.54%) C

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 5 (8.77%) MS Exchange
1 5 (8.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 5 (8.77%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (8.77%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (8.77%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (3.51%) IIS
2 2 (3.51%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (17.54%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.77%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) IaaS
2 3 (5.26%) SaaS
3 2 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (85.96%) SAN
2 27 (47.37%) iSCSI
3 23 (40.35%) NAS
4 14 (24.56%) TCP/IP
5 10 (17.54%) DNS
6 9 (15.79%) WAN
6 9 (15.79%) DHCP
6 9 (15.79%) VLAN
7 8 (14.04%) LAN
8 6 (10.53%) SMTP
8 6 (10.53%) FTP
8 6 (10.53%) VPN
8 6 (10.53%) Firewall
8 6 (10.53%) SNMP
8 6 (10.53%) InfiniBand
9 5 (8.77%) Junos
9 5 (8.77%) Broadband
10 3 (5.26%) FCoE
11 2 (3.51%) Network Security
11 2 (3.51%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.26%) Big Data
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.51%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (12.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (12.28%) Manufacturing
2 4 (7.02%) Advertising
3 2 (3.51%) Finance
4 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (17.54%) Software Engineer
1 10 (17.54%) Storage Specialist
2 9 (15.79%) Analyst
2 9 (15.79%) Backup Specialist
3 8 (14.04%) Administrator
3 8 (14.04%) Senior Storage Specialist
4 7 (12.28%) Architect
5 5 (8.77%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (8.77%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 5 (8.77%) Storage Architect
5 5 (8.77%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (8.77%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Technical Support
6 4 (7.02%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (7.02%) Technical Support Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 4 (7.02%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 3 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 21 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (22.81%) Replication
3 10 (17.54%) CMDB
4 7 (12.28%) Device Driver
5 6 (10.53%) Clustering
6 5 (8.77%) Blackberry
7 4 (7.02%) Open Source
7 4 (7.02%) Computer Science
8 3 (5.26%) EqualLogic
9 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 29 (50.88%) Windows
2 21 (36.84%) Linux
3 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (12.28%) CentOS
3 7 (12.28%) Windows 7
3 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (10.53%) UNIX
5 5 (8.77%) Windows 8
5 5 (8.77%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.51%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.75%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.33%) Migration
2 13 (22.81%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (22.81%) Capacity Planning
3 10 (17.54%) Software Engineering
4 9 (15.79%) Capacity Management
5 8 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (12.28%) Project Management
6 7 (12.28%) ITIL
6 7 (12.28%) Data Protection
7 6 (10.53%) Data Migration
8 5 (8.77%) Product Management
8 5 (8.77%) Performance Testing
8 5 (8.77%) Mobile Device Management
8 5 (8.77%) PRINCE2
9 3 (5.26%) Service Delivery
9 3 (5.26%) Business Continuity
10 2 (3.51%) Change Management
10 2 (3.51%) Workflow
10 2 (3.51%) DNA
10 2 (3.51%) MOF
Programming Languages
1 17 (29.82%) Python
2 10 (17.54%) C
3 7 (12.28%) Perl
3 7 (12.28%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.51%) SQL
4 2 (3.51%) C++
5 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (17.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (14.04%) MCSE
2 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (10.53%) IBM Certification
3 6 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (10.53%) CCNP
4 5 (8.77%) CCNA
4 5 (8.77%) MCP
5 3 (5.26%) Degree
6 2 (3.51%) HP ASE
6 2 (3.51%) VCP5
7 1 (1.75%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (22.81%) Hyper-V
3 10 (17.54%) NFS
4 9 (15.79%) Active Directory
5 7 (12.28%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (12.28%) Xen
6 6 (10.53%) XenServer
6 6 (10.53%) SRDF
6 6 (10.53%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 5 (8.77%) VMware ESX
8 4 (7.02%) vSphere
9 2 (3.51%) VMFS
9 2 (3.51%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (1.75%) Firmware
10 1 (1.75%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) NetBackup
1 3 (5.26%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.51%) SCCM
2 2 (3.51%) SCOM
2 2 (3.51%) SCVMM
2 2 (3.51%) HP SIM
2 2 (3.51%) Windows Intune
2 2 (3.51%) SCOrch
2 2 (3.51%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (3.51%) SCSM
Vendors
1 38 (66.67%) HP
2 22 (38.60%) VMware
2 22 (38.60%) Brocade
3 21 (36.84%) Cisco
4 20 (35.09%) Microsoft
5 17 (29.82%) EMC
6 12 (21.05%) CommVault
6 12 (21.05%) 3PAR
7 11 (19.30%) Citrix
7 11 (19.30%) Dell
8 9 (15.79%) Isilon
8 9 (15.79%) NetApp
9 8 (14.04%) Symantec
9 8 (14.04%) IBM
10 6 (10.53%) Hitachi
10 6 (10.53%) Juniper
10 6 (10.53%) Fujitsu
11 5 (8.77%) NETGEAR
11 5 (8.77%) Oracle
12 4 (7.02%) Veeam
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