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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 66 97 105
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +8
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 18 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.30% 0.089% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.78% 0.49% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 17 0 0
Median salary £43,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +11.11%
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
184 206 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 23.53% 18.39% 22.60%
Number of salaries quoted 156 184 238
Median salary £43,000 £36,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.44% -15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Fibre Channel as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Fibre Channel across the Kent region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Fibre Channel Salary Histogram in Kent

Fibre Channel
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fibre Channel within the Kent region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sittingbourne - 6 £32,500 -
Fibre Channel
South East

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT jobs citing Fibre Channel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Fibre Channel.

1 18 (100.00%) VPN
1 18 (100.00%) SAN
2 17 (94.44%) WLAN
2 17 (94.44%) Hyper-V
3 16 (88.89%) VMware
4 12 (66.67%) Firewall
4 12 (66.67%) GAP Analysis
4 12 (66.67%) IPsec
4 12 (66.67%) OSPF
4 12 (66.67%) BGP
4 12 (66.67%) EIGRP
4 12 (66.67%) CheckPoint
4 12 (66.67%) SSL
4 12 (66.67%) Cisco
4 12 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
4 12 (66.67%) WAN
4 12 (66.67%) ITIL
4 12 (66.67%) LAN
4 12 (66.67%) VoIP
4 12 (66.67%) CCNP
4 12 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 12 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 12 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
4 12 (66.67%) IP Telephony
4 12 (66.67%) Brocade
4 12 (66.67%) PCI DSS
4 12 (66.67%) F5
5 11 (61.11%) CCNA

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) SAN
1 18 (100.00%) VPN
2 17 (94.44%) WLAN
3 12 (66.67%) BGP
3 12 (66.67%) EIGRP
3 12 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 12 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 12 (66.67%) Firewall
3 12 (66.67%) IP Telephony
3 12 (66.67%) IPsec
3 12 (66.67%) LAN
3 12 (66.67%) OSPF
3 12 (66.67%) SSL
3 12 (66.67%) VoIP
3 12 (66.67%) WAN
4 6 (33.33%) DHCP
4 6 (33.33%) DNS
4 6 (33.33%) NAS
4 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 5 (27.78%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Network Support
2 7 (38.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) Hyper-V Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) Server Engineer
5 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
1 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) GAP Analysis
1 12 (66.67%) ITIL
1 12 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) CCNP
1 12 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 11 (61.11%) CCNA
3 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (66.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (94.44%) Hyper-V
2 12 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 6 (33.33%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) VMware
2 12 (66.67%) Brocade
2 12 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 12 (66.67%) Cisco
2 12 (66.67%) F5
3 1 (5.56%) Dell
3 1 (5.56%) HP
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft