The table below looks at the statistics for Fibre Channel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 193 176 191
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +15
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 4 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.094% 0.18% 0.071%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.63% 1.37% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 3
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,826
% change year-on-year
- +5.07%
Fibre Channel
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
637 511 613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.96% 13.35% 14.61%
Number of salaries quoted 534 415 533
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,100 £50,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Fibre Channel Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Fibre Channel
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Fibre Channel Salary Trend in Manchester

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 10 (100.00%) VMware
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (90.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (90.00%) iSCSI
2 9 (90.00%) CCNA
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (80.00%) Citrix
3 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (80.00%) Windows
4 7 (70.00%) Linux
4 7 (70.00%) MCSE
4 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (70.00%) vSphere
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (50.00%) PCI DSS
5 5 (50.00%) Xen
5 5 (50.00%) NetApp
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (50.00%) MS Office
5 5 (50.00%) DHCP
5 5 (50.00%) NFS
5 5 (50.00%) DNS
5 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (40.00%) MCSA
6 4 (40.00%) C
6 4 (40.00%) HP
6 4 (40.00%) VLAN

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (30.00%) IIS
1 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) nginx
2 2 (20.00%) Apache
2 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) iSCSI
2 5 (50.00%) DHCP
2 5 (50.00%) DNS
3 4 (40.00%) VLAN
4 3 (30.00%) Network Security
4 3 (30.00%) NAS
4 3 (30.00%) SAN
4 3 (30.00%) VPN
4 3 (30.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Service Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (30.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Life Science
2 2 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
1 3 (30.00%) Quality Management
1 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (30.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (30.00%) Information Assurance
1 3 (30.00%) Change Control
1 3 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (30.00%) Coaching
1 3 (30.00%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (40.00%) C
3 2 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) CCNA
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (90.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (70.00%) MCSE
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (40.00%) MCSA
4 3 (30.00%) MCITP
4 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) VCAP
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
5 2 (20.00%) LPIC
5 2 (20.00%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (70.00%) vSphere
4 5 (50.00%) NFS
4 5 (50.00%) Xen
5 3 (30.00%) XenApp
5 3 (30.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) Citrix
3 5 (50.00%) NetApp
4 4 (40.00%) HP
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco
6 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
JD Williams Group Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago