The table below looks at the statistics for Fibre Channel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank - - 57
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - - 1.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,500 £41,747
% change year-on-year
+16.88% -7.77%
Fibre Channel
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
80 48 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 14.63% 10.06% 23.98%
Number of salaries quoted 79 44 108
Average salary £35,000 £29,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £16,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £41,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Fibre Channel Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Fibre Channel
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Fibre Channel Salary Trend in Lancashire

Fibre Channel
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) McAfee
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Back Office
1 4 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 4 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (100.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) McAfee
1 4 (100.00%) SonicWALL