The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 182 151 132
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -19
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 2 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.055% 0.12% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.27% 0.63% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 14
Average salary £48,750 £48,750 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £47,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £49,750 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-9.41% -
Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
754 473 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 20.57% 18.48% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 577 355 310
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Fibre Channel
West Yorkshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) NFS
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (40.00%) VRRP
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (40.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) VPLS
3 2 (40.00%) Network Design
3 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) OSPF
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (40.00%) VRRP
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) IPsec
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) VPLS
3 2 (40.00%) DMVPN
3 2 (40.00%) HSRP
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (20.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Network Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
1 1 (20.00%) Pre Sales Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
1 1 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) BCP
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (40.00%) Network Design
2 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCIE
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (20.00%) CCSA
1 1 (20.00%) CCSE
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) VCP5
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) NFS
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) KVM
3 1 (20.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) XenServer
3 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Veeam
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix