The table below looks at the statistics for Fibre Channel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 94 - 93
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 2 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.18% - 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.09% - 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Average salary £41,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,500 £41,747
% change year-on-year
+16.88% -7.77%
Fibre Channel
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
183 230 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 16.80% 20.32% 23.37%
Number of salaries quoted 173 197 218
Average salary £35,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Fibre Channel Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Fibre Channel
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Fibre Channel Salary Trend in Kent

Fibre Channel
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Dell Compellent
2 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 2 (66.67%) Hitachi
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas
2 2 (66.67%) Legato
2 2 (66.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (66.67%) C
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) HP SIM
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 (33.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Storage Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
1 2 (66.67%) Legato
1 2 (66.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (33.33%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Dell Compellent
2 2 (66.67%) Hitachi
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
Faversham, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + overtime
Posted: Yesterday
Faversham, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday