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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 159 185 149
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -36
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 6 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.18% 0.054% 0.077%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.97% 0.29% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Average salary £55,000 £36,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.72% -39.58%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,497
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.22%
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
616 701 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 18.86% 18.94% 17.40%
Number of salaries quoted 500 558 372
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,450 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 May 2015.

Fibre Channel Salary Histogram in Leeds

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 May 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%) Business Continuity
2 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) Load Balancing
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (66.67%) iSCSI
3 6 (66.67%) Linux
3 6 (66.67%) ITIL
3 6 (66.67%) OSPF
3 6 (66.67%) BGP
3 6 (66.67%) EIGRP
4 5 (55.56%) BCP
4 5 (55.56%) CheckPoint
4 5 (55.56%) MPLS
4 5 (55.56%) IPsec
4 5 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (55.56%) Network Design
4 5 (55.56%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (55.56%) VPLS
4 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
4 5 (55.56%) LAN
4 5 (55.56%) WAN
4 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
4 5 (55.56%) VPN
4 5 (55.56%) SSL
4 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
4 5 (55.56%) CCNA

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 1 (11.11%) Lync
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (66.67%) OSPF
2 6 (66.67%) BGP
2 6 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 6 (66.67%) iSCSI
3 5 (55.56%) Spanning Tree
3 5 (55.56%) DMVPN
3 5 (55.56%) LAN
3 5 (55.56%) WAN
3 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 5 (55.56%) VPN
3 5 (55.56%) IPsec
3 5 (55.56%) VPLS
3 5 (55.56%) SSL
3 5 (55.56%) SAN
3 5 (55.56%) MPLS
4 4 (44.44%) VRRP
4 4 (44.44%) HSRP
5 2 (22.22%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (44.44%) 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 5 (55.56%) Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Network Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Storage Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Network Infrastructure Architect
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
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) Mac OS
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Business Continuity
1 7 (77.78%) Load Balancing
2 6 (66.67%) ITIL
3 5 (55.56%) BCP
3 5 (55.56%) Network Design
3 5 (55.56%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (55.56%) Network Architecture
3 5 (55.56%) Business Continuity Planning
3 5 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (44.44%) Project Management
5 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 3 (33.33%) Coaching
5 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (33.33%) High Availability
6 1 (11.11%) Network Management
6 1 (11.11%) Database Mirroring
6 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) CCNA
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (44.44%) MCSE
3 3 (33.33%) MCSA
3 3 (33.33%) CCNP
3 3 (33.33%) VCP5
3 3 (33.33%) CCSA
3 3 (33.33%) CCSE
3 3 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (33.33%) CCDA
3 3 (33.33%) CCDP
3 3 (33.33%) CISSP
4 1 (11.11%) MCITP
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) Terminal Services
2 4 (44.44%) vSphere
3 2 (22.22%) GPFS
3 2 (22.22%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (11.11%) MetaFrame
4 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 1 (11.11%) XenApp
4 1 (11.11%) XenServer
4 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) vMotion
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco
3 5 (55.56%) CheckPoint
4 2 (22.22%) IBM
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) EMC
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle