The first table below looks at the demand for Fibre Channel skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 711 655 709
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +54
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 192 211 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.98% 0.99% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 159 167 139
Average salary £49,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,044
% change year-on-year
- +28.40%
Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19540 21218 21275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.09% 20.02% 17.97%
Number of salaries quoted 15531 17216 17879
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Fibre Channel
UK

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Fibre Channel Jobs Demand Trend in England

Fibre Channel
Salary Trend in England

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

Fibre Channel Salary Trend in England

Fibre Channel
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Fibre Channel across the England region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Fibre Channel Salary Histogram in England

Fibre Channel
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -39 70 £57,500 +4.54% 4
South East -6 45 £47,500 +15.15% 3
South West +24 27 £45,000 +47.54% 3
West Midlands +22 25 £40,750 +1.87% 1
East of England -46 9 £45,250 -9.50% 1
Yorkshire -51 4 £37,500 -6.25%
North East -13 2 £28,250 -13.07%
North West -19 2 - -
East Midlands -26 1 £34,500 -13.75%
Midlands - 1 £35,000 -
Fibre Channel
UK

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 233 (80.07%) SAN
2 172 (59.11%) VMware
3 165 (56.70%) Windows
4 139 (47.77%) iSCSI
5 131 (45.02%) HP
6 111 (38.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 109 (37.46%) EMC
8 104 (35.74%) NetApp
9 102 (35.05%) Active Directory
10 95 (32.65%) Linux
11 93 (31.96%) Cisco
11 93 (31.96%) Microsoft
12 91 (31.27%) NAS
13 82 (28.18%) IBM
14 81 (27.84%) Windows Server 2008
15 75 (25.77%) ITIL
16 73 (25.09%) vSphere
17 62 (21.31%) Windows Server 2003
18 59 (20.27%) SQL Server
18 59 (20.27%) WAN
18 59 (20.27%) VMware ESX
19 55 (18.90%) SQL
19 55 (18.90%) Citrix
20 52 (17.87%) Solaris
21 51 (17.53%) LAN
22 49 (16.84%) NFS
23 48 (16.49%) UNIX
23 48 (16.49%) Oracle
23 48 (16.49%) FCoE
24 47 (16.15%) Dell

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the 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 40 (13.75%) MS Exchange
2 28 (9.62%) SharePoint
3 26 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2007
3 26 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2010
4 23 (7.90%) IIS
5 19 (6.53%) Lync
6 13 (4.47%) Exchange Server 2003
6 13 (4.47%) Apache
7 10 (3.44%) Exchange Server 2013
8 9 (3.09%) Tomcat
9 8 (2.75%) SAS
10 5 (1.72%) Oracle Coherence
10 5 (1.72%) WebSphere
10 5 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (1.72%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 4 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (1.03%) nginx
12 3 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.69%) Zimbra
14 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 26 (8.93%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.78%) MS Office
3 3 (1.03%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.72%) RMDS
2 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.37%) SaaS
2 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 233 (80.07%) SAN
2 139 (47.77%) iSCSI
3 91 (31.27%) NAS
4 59 (20.27%) WAN
5 51 (17.53%) LAN
6 48 (16.49%) FCoE
7 38 (13.06%) Firewall
8 29 (9.97%) TCP/IP
8 29 (9.97%) DNS
9 23 (7.90%) Multicast
9 23 (7.90%) DHCP
10 22 (7.56%) VLAN
11 17 (5.84%) NetScaler
12 15 (5.15%) VPN
13 14 (4.81%) Ethernet
14 13 (4.47%) 4G
14 13 (4.47%) LDAP
15 12 (4.12%) SNMP
16 11 (3.78%) Cisco ASA
16 11 (3.78%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (20.27%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (3.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (2.75%) Hadoop
5 7 (2.41%) MySQL
6 5 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (1.72%) HBase
7 3 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.03%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.03%) Redis
7 3 (1.03%) Riak
7 3 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.34%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.34%) Subversion
General
1 29 (9.97%) Finance
2 28 (9.62%) Banking
3 8 (2.75%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.75%) Marketing
4 5 (1.72%) Electronics
4 5 (1.72%) Automotive
5 4 (1.37%) Retail
6 3 (1.03%) Advertising
7 2 (0.69%) Publishing
7 2 (0.69%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.34%) German Language
8 1 (0.34%) Local Government
8 1 (0.34%) Law
8 1 (0.34%) Legal
Job Titles
1 64 (21.99%) Consultant
2 37 (12.71%) Architect
2 37 (12.71%) Storage Engineer
3 22 (7.56%) Support Engineer
4 20 (6.87%) Infrastructure Architect
5 19 (6.53%) Storage Consultant
6 18 (6.19%) Analyst
6 18 (6.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 17 (5.84%) SAN Consultant
8 15 (5.15%) Solutions Architect
8 15 (5.15%) Administrator
9 14 (4.81%) Senior Support Engineer
10 12 (4.12%) Systems Administrator
11 11 (3.78%) IT Support
11 11 (3.78%) Technical Consultant
12 10 (3.44%) Systems Engineer
12 10 (3.44%) Microsoft Consultant
13 9 (3.09%) IT Architect
13 9 (3.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
14 8 (2.75%) IT Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.75%) LAMP
2 6 (2.06%) .NET
3 5 (1.72%) Rendezvous
3 5 (1.72%) Middleware
3 5 (1.72%) ASP.NET
3 5 (1.72%) XML
3 5 (1.72%) XSLT
3 5 (1.72%) HTML
4 3 (1.03%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (0.69%) RSS
5 2 (0.69%) COM
6 1 (0.34%) WDF
6 1 (0.34%) Web Services
6 1 (0.34%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 35 (12.03%) CLARiiON
2 32 (11.00%) Replication
3 25 (8.59%) Clustering
4 15 (5.15%) Firmware
5 13 (4.47%) Open Source
6 12 (4.12%) Enterprise Storage
7 6 (2.06%) Blackberry
7 6 (2.06%) EqualLogic
7 6 (2.06%) Celerra
7 6 (2.06%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.37%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.03%) CESG
9 3 (1.03%) LIMS
9 3 (1.03%) NHS
10 2 (0.69%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.69%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.34%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.34%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 1 (0.34%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 165 (56.70%) Windows
2 95 (32.65%) Linux
3 81 (27.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 62 (21.31%) Windows Server 2003
5 52 (17.87%) Solaris
6 48 (16.49%) UNIX
7 40 (13.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (4.81%) Windows XP
9 12 (4.12%) AIX
9 12 (4.12%) HPUX
9 12 (4.12%) Windows 7
10 8 (2.75%) Mac OS X
11 7 (2.41%) VMS
12 6 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (1.37%) Debian
13 4 (1.37%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (1.03%) Ubuntu
14 3 (1.03%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.69%) SUSE
15 2 (0.69%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (25.77%) ITIL
2 31 (10.65%) Capacity Planning
3 30 (10.31%) Disaster Recovery
4 26 (8.93%) Performance Tuning
5 23 (7.90%) Service Delivery
5 23 (7.90%) Benchmarking
6 21 (7.22%) Load Balancing
7 19 (6.53%) Service Management
8 17 (5.84%) E-Commerce
9 15 (5.15%) Infrastructure Management
10 14 (4.81%) PRINCE2
10 14 (4.81%) Change Management
10 14 (4.81%) Configuration Management
10 14 (4.81%) MOF
11 13 (4.47%) Identity Management
11 13 (4.47%) Migration
12 8 (2.75%) Problem Management
13 7 (2.41%) Time Management
14 6 (2.06%) Performance Monitoring
14 6 (2.06%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 55 (18.90%) SQL
2 22 (7.56%) Bash Shell
3 20 (6.87%) C
4 19 (6.53%) Python
5 17 (5.84%) PowerShell
6 10 (3.44%) Perl
7 5 (1.72%) T-SQL
7 5 (1.72%) Java
8 4 (1.37%) JavaScript
8 4 (1.37%) VB
9 3 (1.03%) Ruby
9 3 (1.03%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.34%) sed
10 1 (0.34%) AWK
10 1 (0.34%) Tcl
10 1 (0.34%) VBScript
10 1 (0.34%) C++
Qualifications
1 45 (15.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (14.09%) MCSE
3 31 (10.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 24 (8.25%) Degree
5 18 (6.19%) MCSA
5 18 (6.19%) Citrix Certification
6 17 (5.84%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (4.12%) CCA
7 12 (4.12%) CCNP
8 11 (3.78%) MCITP
9 10 (3.44%) CCEA
9 10 (3.44%) SC Cleared
9 10 (3.44%) Security Cleared
10 7 (2.41%) VCP5
10 7 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (2.41%) CCNA
11 6 (2.06%) MCP
11 6 (2.06%) CNA
11 6 (2.06%) Novell Certification
11 6 (2.06%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (8.93%) SLA
2 4 (1.37%) ISO 9001
2 4 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.37%) QA
3 3 (1.03%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 111 (38.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 102 (35.05%) Active Directory
3 73 (25.09%) vSphere
4 59 (20.27%) VMware ESX
5 49 (16.84%) NFS
6 44 (15.12%) Hyper-V
7 37 (12.71%) XenApp
8 24 (8.25%) SRDF
9 22 (7.56%) XenDesktop
10 20 (6.87%) VMware ESXi
11 15 (5.15%) XenServer
12 12 (4.12%) Xen
13 11 (3.78%) Samba
14 9 (3.09%) Microsoft App-V
15 5 (1.72%) Oracle RAC
15 5 (1.72%) KVM
16 4 (1.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 3 (1.03%) StorNext
17 3 (1.03%) Terminal Services
18 2 (0.69%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 40 (13.75%) NetBackup
2 31 (10.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 21 (7.22%) SCOM
4 17 (5.84%) Legato
5 15 (5.15%) SCCM
5 15 (5.15%) WSUS
6 14 (4.81%) HP Data Protector
7 11 (3.78%) EMC NetWorker
8 10 (3.44%) Backup Exec
9 8 (2.75%) Bcfg2
9 8 (2.75%) HP SIM
10 7 (2.41%) SCVMM
10 7 (2.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 6 (2.06%) BMC PATROL
11 6 (2.06%) Nagios
11 6 (2.06%) SCSM
11 6 (2.06%) SCDPM
11 6 (2.06%) SCOrch
12 4 (1.37%) Red Hat Satellite
13 3 (1.03%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 172 (59.11%) VMware
2 131 (45.02%) HP
3 109 (37.46%) EMC
4 104 (35.74%) NetApp
5 93 (31.96%) Cisco
5 93 (31.96%) Microsoft
6 82 (28.18%) IBM
7 55 (18.90%) Citrix
8 48 (16.49%) Oracle
9 47 (16.15%) Dell
10 45 (15.46%) Brocade
11 36 (12.37%) Sun
12 34 (11.68%) Hitachi
13 23 (7.90%) Intel
14 22 (7.56%) Veritas
15 21 (7.22%) Fujitsu
16 17 (5.84%) 3PAR
17 15 (5.15%) Red Hat
17 15 (5.15%) Symantec
18 14 (4.81%) CheckPoint
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