The first table below looks at the demand for Fibre Channel skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 23 April 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 North East region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 74 61 68
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 2 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.27% 1.36% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.57% 6.17% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 5
Average salary £28,250 £32,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.07% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,776
% change year-on-year
- +13.13%
Communications & Networking Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
127 162 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 17.12% 21.95% 13.10%
Number of salaries quoted 88 140 95
Average salary £28,636 £40,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.41% +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,500 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,700 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.75% -0.75%
Fibre Channel
England

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Fibre Channel Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Fibre Channel
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Fibre Channel Salary Trend in the North East

Fibre Channel
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fibre Channel within the North East region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -9 1 £30,000 -7.69%
Northumberland - 1 £26,500 -
Fibre Channel
England

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 6 (100.00%) SAN
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) vSphere
3 3 (50.00%) WSUS
3 3 (50.00%) iSCSI
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) 4G
3 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) SLA
3 3 (50.00%) UNIX
3 3 (50.00%) MCSE
3 3 (50.00%) MCSA
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) NetApp
4 2 (33.33%) Sun
4 2 (33.33%) Fujitsu
4 2 (33.33%) CLARiiON
4 2 (33.33%) EMC
4 2 (33.33%) IBM
4 2 (33.33%) Celerra
4 2 (33.33%) NAS
5 1 (16.67%) DFS Replication
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) iSCSI
3 3 (50.00%) 4G
4 2 (33.33%) NAS
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Field Service Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Field Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) CLARiiON
1 2 (33.33%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) MCSE
1 3 (50.00%) MCSA
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) vSphere
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) NetApp
3 2 (33.33%) EMC
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) Sun
3 2 (33.33%) Fujitsu
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft