The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank - - 67
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - - 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £39,250 £41,747
% change year-on-year
+14.64% -5.98%
Fibre Channel
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
71 97 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 9.03% 11.76% 20.92%
Number of salaries quoted 48 66 127
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) EMC
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Test Management
2 4 (66.67%) SAN
2 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (66.67%) EMC VNX
3 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (50.00%) Capacity Management
3 3 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (33.33%) Tivoli
4 2 (33.33%) IBM
4 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications
5 1 (16.67%) FCoE
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) NetApp
5 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (16.67%) Symantec

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (16.67%) FCoE
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Storage Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Platform Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) SAN Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) EMC Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) EMC Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 4 (66.67%) EMC VNX
2 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Test Management
2 3 (50.00%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Tivoli
3 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
3 1 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) EMC
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec