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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 179 152 146
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -6
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 2 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.053% 0.11% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.23% 0.64% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 15
Average salary £48,750 £48,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +39.28%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-9.41% -
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
857 470 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 22.64% 17.82% 17.61%
Number of salaries quoted 628 339 365
Average salary £41,861 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.62% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 August 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 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (50.00%) MPLS
3 2 (50.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) BCP
3 2 (50.00%) BGP
3 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (50.00%) VRRP
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (50.00%) NFS
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) VPLS
3 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) Lync
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) OSPF
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 2 (50.00%) VRRP
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) VPLS
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) IPsec
2 2 (50.00%) DMVPN
2 2 (50.00%) HSRP
3 1 (25.00%) SSH
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (25.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
1 1 (25.00%) Network Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
1 1 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) BCP
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (50.00%) Network Design
2 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCSE
1 1 (25.00%) CCSA
1 1 (25.00%) CCIE
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) NFS
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) NetApp
4 1 (25.00%) HP