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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 231 274 221
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -53
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 27 11 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.35% 0.13% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.71% 0.62% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 22 7 40
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,000 £41,925
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
1583 1776 1830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.55% 20.73% 21.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1204 1382 1500
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 4 May 2015.

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 4 May 2015. 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
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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 - 11 £60,000 -
Bedfordshire +14 10 £45,000 +5.88%
Hertfordshire -3 6 £45,000 - 1
Fibre Channel
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 56 (91.80%) SAN
2 41 (67.21%) CommVault
2 41 (67.21%) HP
3 33 (54.10%) VMware
4 32 (52.46%) Brocade
5 31 (50.82%) Capacity Planning
6 28 (45.90%) Microsoft
7 26 (42.62%) Analytical Skills
8 25 (40.98%) Cisco
9 24 (39.34%) 3PAR
10 23 (37.70%) CMDB
10 23 (37.70%) Active Directory
10 23 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (36.07%) Replication
11 22 (36.07%) Windows
12 20 (32.79%) VMware Infrastructure
13 19 (31.15%) MS Excel
14 18 (29.51%) SQL
14 18 (29.51%) Disaster Recovery
15 17 (27.87%) vSphere
16 15 (24.59%) Oracle
17 13 (21.31%) FalconStor
18 12 (19.67%) NAS
19 10 (16.39%) NetApp
19 10 (16.39%) iSCSI
20 9 (14.75%) Migration
21 8 (13.11%) EMC
21 8 (13.11%) Cisco Certification
22 7 (11.48%) TCP/IP
22 7 (11.48%) CCNP

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 4 (6.56%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.92%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 19 (31.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.92%) MS Office
3 2 (3.28%) MS Project
3 2 (3.28%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Mimecast
2 2 (3.28%) SaaS
2 2 (3.28%) PaaS
2 2 (3.28%) Office 365
2 2 (3.28%) IaaS
3 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 56 (91.80%) SAN
2 12 (19.67%) NAS
3 10 (16.39%) iSCSI
4 7 (11.48%) TCP/IP
4 7 (11.48%) VLAN
5 6 (9.84%) WAN
6 5 (8.20%) DNS
7 4 (6.56%) SMTP
7 4 (6.56%) DHCP
8 3 (4.92%) Ethernet
8 3 (4.92%) LAN
8 3 (4.92%) MPLS
8 3 (4.92%) Firewall
9 2 (3.28%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (3.28%) Multicast
9 2 (3.28%) InfiniBand
9 2 (3.28%) Internet
9 2 (3.28%) VPN
9 2 (3.28%) SNMP
9 2 (3.28%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.56%) Big Data
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.64%) MySQL
General
1 4 (6.56%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.28%) Retail
2 2 (3.28%) Advertising
2 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.28%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (37.70%) Backup Specialist
1 23 (37.70%) Storage Specialist
1 23 (37.70%) Senior Storage Specialist
2 13 (21.31%) 3rd Line Support
3 11 (18.03%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 11 (18.03%) Analyst
3 11 (18.03%) Support Engineer
4 9 (14.75%) Server Support
4 9 (14.75%) Server Support Engineer
4 9 (14.75%) Server Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) Support Analyst
5 7 (11.48%) Data Centre Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 6 (9.84%) Architect
7 5 (8.20%) Consultant
7 5 (8.20%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Server Support Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) Server Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) .NET
1 2 (3.28%) J2EE
1 2 (3.28%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (42.62%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (37.70%) CMDB
3 22 (36.07%) Replication
4 4 (6.56%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.64%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.64%) Clustering
5 1 (1.64%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (36.07%) Windows
2 7 (11.48%) Linux
3 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (8.20%) UNIX
3 5 (8.20%) Windows XP
4 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.92%) Windows 8
5 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.92%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.28%) Windows Vista
6 2 (3.28%) CentOS
6 2 (3.28%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.64%) HPUX
7 1 (1.64%) Solaris
7 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (50.82%) Capacity Planning
2 23 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (29.51%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (14.75%) Migration
5 7 (11.48%) ITIL
6 6 (9.84%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (8.20%) Capacity Management
7 5 (8.20%) Data Migration
7 5 (8.20%) Data Protection
7 5 (8.20%) Performance Testing
8 3 (4.92%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.28%) Project Management
10 1 (1.64%) Change Management
10 1 (1.64%) Business Continuity
10 1 (1.64%) Software Engineering
10 1 (1.64%) Software Licensing
10 1 (1.64%) Mobile Device Management
10 1 (1.64%) Project Planning
10 1 (1.64%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 18 (29.51%) SQL
2 3 (4.92%) Python
2 3 (4.92%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.28%) Perl
4 1 (1.64%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (13.11%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (11.48%) CCNP
2 7 (11.48%) CCNA
3 5 (8.20%) IBM Certification
4 4 (6.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (4.92%) HP ASE
6 2 (3.28%) Degree
6 2 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.28%) MCSE
7 1 (1.64%) MCP
7 1 (1.64%) CCIE
7 1 (1.64%) RHCE
7 1 (1.64%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 23 (37.70%) Active Directory
2 20 (32.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (27.87%) vSphere
4 7 (11.48%) Hyper-V
5 6 (9.84%) NFS
6 5 (8.20%) SRDF
6 5 (8.20%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 3 (4.92%) XenDesktop
8 2 (3.28%) XenApp
8 2 (3.28%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (3.28%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.64%) vCloud
9 1 (1.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Nagios
1 1 (1.64%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 41 (67.21%) CommVault
1 41 (67.21%) HP
2 33 (54.10%) VMware
3 32 (52.46%) Brocade
4 28 (45.90%) Microsoft
5 25 (40.98%) Cisco
6 24 (39.34%) 3PAR
7 15 (24.59%) Oracle
8 13 (21.31%) FalconStor
9 10 (16.39%) NetApp
10 8 (13.11%) EMC
11 6 (9.84%) IBM
12 5 (8.20%) Citrix
12 5 (8.20%) Hitachi
12 5 (8.20%) Fujitsu
13 4 (6.56%) WatchGuard
14 3 (4.92%) Juniper
14 3 (4.92%) SolarWinds
15 2 (3.28%) Veeam
15 2 (3.28%) Isilon