The table below looks at the statistics for Fibre Channel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 56 43 57
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +14
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 2 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.50% 1.98% 1.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.67% 6.25% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 6
Average salary - £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +9.75%
Fibre Channel
Bedfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
75 112 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 18.70% 31.73% 28.37%
Number of salaries quoted 63 108 106
Average salary £57,000 £44,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.08% +3.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,331 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Fibre Channel Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Fibre Channel
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Fibre Channel Salary Trend in Luton

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) IIS
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
1 7 (100.00%) HP
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 7 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (100.00%) vSphere
1 7 (100.00%) HP SIM
1 7 (100.00%) VCP5
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Server
3 3 (42.86%) Capacity Management
3 3 (42.86%) SaaS
3 3 (42.86%) VMFS
3 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
3 3 (42.86%) VMware ESX
3 3 (42.86%) Dell
3 3 (42.86%) NetApp
3 3 (42.86%) DMZ
3 3 (42.86%) Apache
3 3 (42.86%) DHCP
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) DNS

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 7 (100.00%) IIS
2 3 (42.86%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
1 7 (100.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (42.86%) DMZ
2 3 (42.86%) DHCP
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Capacity Management
2 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 7 (100.00%) VCP5
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (100.00%) vSphere
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Server
3 3 (42.86%) VMware ESX
3 3 (42.86%) VMFS
4 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) HP
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Dell
2 3 (42.86%) NetApp
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft