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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 100 104 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.10% 0.17% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.42% 0.87% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
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
239 231 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 24.04% 20.16% 25.06%
Number of salaries quoted 212 216 162
Average salary £40,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 February 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%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) SCOM
2 2 (66.67%) SCVMM
2 2 (66.67%) MOF
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Intune
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) IaaS
2 2 (66.67%) SCOrch
2 2 (66.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (66.67%) SCSM
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) HP SIM
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (66.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) MOF
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
1 2 (66.67%) SCOM
1 2 (66.67%) SCVMM
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Intune
1 2 (66.67%) SCOrch
1 2 (66.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (66.67%) SCSM
2 1 (33.33%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco