The table below looks at the statistics for Fibre Channel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 172 191 145
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -46
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 5 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.14% 0.054% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.86% 0.26% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Average salary £57,500 £48,750 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.94% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £39,250 £41,747
% change year-on-year
+14.64% -5.98%
Fibre Channel
West Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
581 776 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 16.65% 21.08% 18.45%
Number of salaries quoted 491 587 353
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Fibre Channel Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Fibre Channel
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Fibre Channel Salary Trend in Leeds

Fibre Channel
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Fibre Channel across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Fibre Channel Salary Histogram in Leeds

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco
3 6 (66.67%) iSCSI
4 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (55.56%) Load Balancing
4 5 (55.56%) Linux
4 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
4 5 (55.56%) Firewall
5 4 (44.44%) OSPF
5 4 (44.44%) BGP
5 4 (44.44%) EIGRP
5 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity
5 4 (44.44%) Replication
5 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
5 4 (44.44%) ITIL
5 4 (44.44%) SAN
5 4 (44.44%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (44.44%) Spanning Tree
6 3 (33.33%) VPLS
6 3 (33.33%) vSphere
6 3 (33.33%) Network Architecture
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (33.33%) Mac OS
6 3 (33.33%) DMVPN
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (33.33%) HSRP
6 3 (33.33%) Terminal Services

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (11.11%) IIS
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (11.11%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) iSCSI
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 4 (44.44%) SAN
3 4 (44.44%) OSPF
3 4 (44.44%) BGP
3 4 (44.44%) EIGRP
3 4 (44.44%) Spanning Tree
4 3 (33.33%) DMVPN
4 3 (33.33%) HSRP
4 3 (33.33%) VRRP
4 3 (33.33%) LAN
4 3 (33.33%) WAN
4 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (33.33%) VPN
4 3 (33.33%) MPLS
4 3 (33.33%) IPsec
4 3 (33.33%) SSL
4 3 (33.33%) VPLS
5 2 (22.22%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (11.11%) Riak
3 1 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (11.11%) Informix
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Architect
1 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Storage Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Sales Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Account Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Account Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Network Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Replication
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Mac OS
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Load Balancing
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity
2 4 (44.44%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Network Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (22.22%) BCP
4 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (22.22%) Network Design
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Database Mirroring
5 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (11.11%) Network Management
5 1 (11.11%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CCNA
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) MCITP
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) VCP5
3 1 (11.11%) MCSE
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 3 (33.33%) Terminal Services
3 3 (33.33%) vSphere
4 2 (22.22%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 2 (22.22%) GPFS
4 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
5 1 (11.11%) XenApp
5 1 (11.11%) XenServer
5 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
5 1 (11.11%) MetaFrame
5 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) EMC VPLEX
2 1 (11.11%) ARCserve
2 1 (11.11%) vMotion
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (22.22%) EMC
4 2 (22.22%) IBM
5 1 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) Dell
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix
5 1 (11.11%) NetApp
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) Veeam
5 1 (11.11%) Meraki