The first table below looks at the demand for Fibre Channel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 18 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 Ipswich region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 58 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 1 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.28% 1.99% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.64% 8.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £45,000 £43,125 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,044
% change year-on-year
- +28.40%
Communications & Networking Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
61 74 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 17.33% 24.58% 19.33%
Number of salaries quoted 41 62 59
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £23,025 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £42,500 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Fibre Channel
Suffolk

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Fibre Channel Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Fibre Channel
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Fibre Channel Salary Trend in Ipswich

Fibre Channel
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) XenServer
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) XenServer
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) VMware