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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 139 119 145
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +26
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 8 10 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.33% 0.52% 0.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.50% 2.24% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 24
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +2.04%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,250
% change year-on-year
- +1.69%
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
532 446 702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.97% 23.27% 22.86%
Number of salaries quoted 428 279 526
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 25 November 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
Watford - 6 £60,000 -
Fibre Channel
East of England

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 14 (93.33%) SAN
2 13 (86.67%) VMware
3 12 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (73.33%) Brocade
4 11 (73.33%) Migration
4 11 (73.33%) IBM
5 9 (60.00%) Cisco
5 9 (60.00%) EMC
5 9 (60.00%) Replication
6 8 (53.33%) NetApp
6 8 (53.33%) HP
6 8 (53.33%) NFS
6 8 (53.33%) Hyper-V
6 8 (53.33%) NAS
7 7 (46.67%) Capacity Management
7 7 (46.67%) SRDF
7 7 (46.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 7 (46.67%) Data Migration
7 7 (46.67%) Data Protection
7 7 (46.67%) Fujitsu
7 7 (46.67%) Windows
7 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
7 7 (46.67%) Hitachi
7 7 (46.67%) IBM Certification
8 6 (40.00%) Performance Testing
9 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
9 5 (33.33%) ITIL
9 5 (33.33%) WAN
10 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
10 4 (26.67%) LAN

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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.

Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) IaaS
2 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.67%) SaaS
3 1 (6.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (93.33%) SAN
2 8 (53.33%) NAS
3 5 (33.33%) WAN
4 4 (26.67%) MPLS
4 4 (26.67%) DNS
4 4 (26.67%) VLAN
4 4 (26.67%) LAN
4 4 (26.67%) iSCSI
5 3 (20.00%) IPv4
5 3 (20.00%) Firewall
5 3 (20.00%) DHCP
6 1 (6.67%) RIP
6 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (6.67%) VPN
6 1 (6.67%) OSPF
6 1 (6.67%) BGP
6 1 (6.67%) EIGRP
6 1 (6.67%) VRRP
6 1 (6.67%) IPsec
6 1 (6.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Big Data
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Architect
2 5 (33.33%) Storage Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Network Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Storage Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Backup Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Storage Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Replication
2 3 (20.00%) Clustering
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) HPUX
3 2 (13.33%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Migration
2 7 (46.67%) Data Migration
2 7 (46.67%) Data Protection
2 7 (46.67%) Capacity Management
3 6 (40.00%) Performance Testing
4 5 (33.33%) ITIL
5 3 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
5 3 (20.00%) WAN Optimisation
5 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (20.00%) Coaching
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
6 2 (13.33%) MOF
7 1 (6.67%) Change Management
7 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
7 1 (6.67%) Network Planning
7 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
7 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
7 1 (6.67%) Software Licensing
7 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) IBM Certification
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (20.00%) MCSE
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.67%) MCSA
4 1 (6.67%) CCIE
4 1 (6.67%) CCNP
4 1 (6.67%) CCNA
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (6.67%) CCSA
4 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (53.33%) Hyper-V
2 8 (53.33%) NFS
3 7 (46.67%) SRDF
3 7 (46.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 4 (26.67%) VMware ESX
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (6.67%) Firmware
7 1 (6.67%) vSphere
7 1 (6.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
1 2 (13.33%) SCOM
1 2 (13.33%) SCVMM
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Intune
1 2 (13.33%) SCOrch
1 2 (13.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (13.33%) SCSM
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) VMware
2 11 (73.33%) Brocade
2 11 (73.33%) IBM
3 9 (60.00%) EMC
3 9 (60.00%) Cisco
4 8 (53.33%) NetApp
4 8 (53.33%) HP
5 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
5 7 (46.67%) Hitachi
5 7 (46.67%) Fujitsu
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle
6 4 (26.67%) SAP
7 3 (20.00%) Riverbed
7 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
8 1 (6.67%) Dell
8 1 (6.67%) Juniper