The table below looks at the statistics for Fibre Channel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 140 138 120
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -18
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 8 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.33% 0.26% 0.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.90% 1.23% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 8
Average salary £72,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.11% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+16.88% -9.41%
Fibre Channel
East of 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 Hertfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
420 487 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.45% 20.97% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 321 383 320
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Fibre Channel Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Fibre Channel
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Fibre Channel Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Fibre Channel
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fibre Channel within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
(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
Watford -4 6 £72,500 +61.11%
Welwyn Garden City - 2 - -
Fibre Channel
East of England

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 17 (100.00%) SAN
1 17 (100.00%) Replication
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
1 17 (100.00%) NAS
2 16 (94.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
3 15 (88.24%) Data Centre
4 12 (70.59%) IBM
4 12 (70.59%) Hyper-V
4 12 (70.59%) Migration
5 11 (64.71%) ITIL
5 11 (64.71%) Windows
6 10 (58.82%) Linux
6 10 (58.82%) BMC PATROL
6 10 (58.82%) BMC
6 10 (58.82%) Clustering
6 10 (58.82%) VMware ESX
6 10 (58.82%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (58.82%) iSCSI
6 10 (58.82%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (58.82%) vMotion
6 10 (58.82%) Enterprise Storage
6 10 (58.82%) IaaS
7 7 (41.18%) NetApp
7 7 (41.18%) HP
8 6 (35.29%) NetIQ
8 6 (35.29%) Capacity Management
9 5 (29.41%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (29.41%) CommVault
9 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (23.53%) SharePoint
2 3 (17.65%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (58.82%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (58.82%) IaaS
2 4 (23.53%) Mimecast
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) SAN
1 17 (100.00%) NAS
2 10 (58.82%) iSCSI
3 2 (11.76%) VLAN
4 1 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Big Data
General
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
1 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
1 2 (11.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Architect
2 6 (35.29%) Cloud Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Service Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Services Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Storage Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Storage Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (100.00%) Replication
2 15 (88.24%) Data Centre
3 10 (58.82%) Clustering
3 10 (58.82%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (11.76%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (11.76%) EMC VNX
4 2 (11.76%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Linux
3 5 (29.41%) VMS
4 2 (11.76%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Migration
2 11 (64.71%) ITIL
3 10 (58.82%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (35.29%) Capacity Management
5 5 (29.41%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (11.76%) Performance Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
7 1 (5.88%) Database Mirroring
7 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) IBM Certification
System Software
1 16 (94.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (70.59%) Hyper-V
3 10 (58.82%) VMware ESX
4 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
5 2 (11.76%) NFS
5 2 (11.76%) SRDF
5 2 (11.76%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 10 (58.82%) BMC PATROL
1 10 (58.82%) vMotion
2 2 (11.76%) EMC VPLEX
2 2 (11.76%) SnapMirror
2 2 (11.76%) SnapVault
3 1 (5.88%) SCCM
3 1 (5.88%) SCOM
3 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
3 12 (70.59%) IBM
4 10 (58.82%) BMC
5 7 (41.18%) NetApp
5 7 (41.18%) HP
6 6 (35.29%) NetIQ
7 5 (29.41%) CommVault
8 4 (23.53%) WatchGuard
9 2 (11.76%) Brocade
9 2 (11.76%) Fujitsu
9 2 (11.76%) Hitachi
9 2 (11.76%) EMC
9 2 (11.76%) Oracle
9 2 (11.76%) SAP
9 2 (11.76%) Cisco
10 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds