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

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 80 70 58
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -12
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 3 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.42% 0.26% 1.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.37% 1.54% 7.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 8
Average salary £42,500 £28,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.44% -13.07%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
89 130 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 12.46% 16.58% 24.67%
Number of salaries quoted 75 94 152
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £41,405
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -3 2 £42,500 +41.66%
Northumberland +12 1 £40,000 +50.94%
Fibre Channel
England

Fibre Channel
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 May 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
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 26 May 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
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