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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 234 245 205
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -40
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 25 20 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.33% 0.25% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.80% 1.25% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 37
Average salary £60,000 £43,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.14% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,486 £39,000 £39,400
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+16.88% -9.41%
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
1389 1602 1611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 18.41% 20.10% 20.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1040 1305 1266
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Hertfordshire +4 13 £72,500 +31.81%
Essex 0 7 £60,000 -
Suffolk - 3 £35,486 -
Bedfordshire -3 2 £51,250 +20.58%
Fibre Channel
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 50 (98.04%) SAN
2 35 (68.63%) VMware
3 30 (58.82%) HP
4 29 (56.86%) CommVault
4 29 (56.86%) Microsoft
5 26 (50.98%) Data Centre
6 25 (49.02%) Windows
6 25 (49.02%) Capacity Planning
7 24 (47.06%) Replication
7 24 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
8 22 (43.14%) Brocade
9 21 (41.18%) Active Directory
10 18 (35.29%) NAS
11 17 (33.33%) SQL
12 16 (31.37%) Cisco
12 16 (31.37%) 3PAR
13 14 (27.45%) CMDB
13 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (27.45%) ITIL
13 14 (27.45%) Disaster Recovery
13 14 (27.45%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (25.49%) iSCSI
15 12 (23.53%) vSphere
15 12 (23.53%) MS Excel
15 12 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
16 11 (21.57%) IBM
16 11 (21.57%) Linux
16 11 (21.57%) Hyper-V
16 11 (21.57%) IaaS
16 11 (21.57%) Migration

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 6 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 5 (9.80%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.88%) OpenStack
3 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 12 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.88%) MS Office
3 2 (3.92%) MS Project
3 2 (3.92%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (21.57%) IaaS
2 8 (15.69%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (11.76%) Mimecast
4 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (5.88%) SaaS
4 3 (5.88%) PaaS
4 3 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 50 (98.04%) SAN
2 18 (35.29%) NAS
3 13 (25.49%) iSCSI
4 8 (15.69%) DNS
5 7 (13.73%) DHCP
6 5 (9.80%) TCP/IP
6 5 (9.80%) VLAN
7 4 (7.84%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (5.88%) NetScaler
8 3 (5.88%) MPLS
8 3 (5.88%) WAN
9 2 (3.92%) SMTP
9 2 (3.92%) Internet
9 2 (3.92%) Firewall
10 1 (1.96%) IPsec
10 1 (1.96%) Network Security
10 1 (1.96%) OSPF
10 1 (1.96%) BGP
10 1 (1.96%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) Big Data
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.96%) MySQL
General
1 5 (9.80%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.88%) Publishing
2 3 (5.88%) Retail
2 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (27.45%) Senior Storage Specialist
1 14 (27.45%) Storage Specialist
1 14 (27.45%) Backup Specialist
2 13 (25.49%) Analyst
3 11 (21.57%) Architect
4 6 (11.76%) Consultant
4 6 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (9.80%) Service Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Server Support
5 5 (9.80%) Server Support Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Support Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Server Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Cloud Architect
5 5 (9.80%) Technical Services Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Technical Architect
7 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) .NET
1 2 (3.92%) J2EE
1 2 (3.92%) Web Services
2 1 (1.96%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 26 (50.98%) Data Centre
2 24 (47.06%) Replication
3 14 (27.45%) CMDB
3 14 (27.45%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (15.69%) Enterprise Storage
4 8 (15.69%) Clustering
5 3 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (5.88%) EMC VNX
5 3 (5.88%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 25 (49.02%) Windows
2 11 (21.57%) Linux
3 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (9.80%) Windows XP
5 4 (7.84%) VMS
5 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.88%) Data ONTAP
6 3 (5.88%) Windows 8
6 3 (5.88%) UNIX
6 3 (5.88%) Windows Vista
6 3 (5.88%) Windows 2000
7 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.96%) HPUX
8 1 (1.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (49.02%) Capacity Planning
2 14 (27.45%) ITIL
2 14 (27.45%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (21.57%) Migration
5 6 (11.76%) Capacity Management
6 4 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.88%) Performance Testing
7 3 (5.88%) Data Protection
8 2 (3.92%) Data Migration
8 2 (3.92%) Project Management
9 1 (1.96%) Change Management
9 1 (1.96%) Load Balancing
9 1 (1.96%) Database Mirroring
Programming Languages
1 17 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (7.84%) CCNP
2 4 (7.84%) CCNA
3 3 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (5.88%) IBM Certification
4 2 (3.92%) Degree
5 1 (1.96%) CCIE
5 1 (1.96%) RHCE
5 1 (1.96%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 24 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (41.18%) Active Directory
3 12 (23.53%) vSphere
4 11 (21.57%) Hyper-V
5 8 (15.69%) VMware ESX
6 4 (7.84%) Terminal Services
7 3 (5.88%) XenDesktop
7 3 (5.88%) SRDF
7 3 (5.88%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 3 (5.88%) NFS
7 3 (5.88%) FreeRADIUS
8 1 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.96%) XenApp
8 1 (1.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 8 (15.69%) BMC PATROL
1 8 (15.69%) vMotion
2 4 (7.84%) Nagios
3 3 (5.88%) EMC VPLEX
3 3 (5.88%) SnapMirror
3 3 (5.88%) SnapVault
3 3 (5.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (5.88%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.96%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.96%) SCCM
4 1 (1.96%) SCOM
4 1 (1.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 35 (68.63%) VMware
2 30 (58.82%) HP
3 29 (56.86%) Microsoft
3 29 (56.86%) CommVault
4 22 (43.14%) Brocade
5 16 (31.37%) 3PAR
5 16 (31.37%) Cisco
6 11 (21.57%) IBM
7 10 (19.61%) Oracle
7 10 (19.61%) NetApp
8 8 (15.69%) BMC
8 8 (15.69%) Citrix
9 7 (13.73%) FalconStor
10 6 (11.76%) Fujitsu
10 6 (11.76%) WatchGuard
11 4 (7.84%) NetIQ
12 3 (5.88%) Hitachi
12 3 (5.88%) EMC
12 3 (5.88%) SAP
12 3 (5.88%) ProCurve