The table below looks at the statistics for Fibre Channel skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fibre Channel (FC)
England / North West
Rank 245 220 250
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +30
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 3 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.051% 0.16% 0.087%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.35% 1.08% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 4
Median salary £53,000 £80,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.75% +128.57%
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-18.09% +23.52%

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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
855 837 1126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.42% 15.12% 16.41%
Number of salaries quoted 662 691 937
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Fibre Channel as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Fibre Channel Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Fibre Channel
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Fibre Channel Salary Trend in the North West

Fibre Channel
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fibre Channel within the North West region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancashire - 2 - -
Merseyside - 1 £53,000 -
Fibre Channel
England

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing Fibre Channel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Fibre Channel.

1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) DBS Check
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) FlexPod
3 1 (33.33%) Meraki
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (33.33%) DMVPN
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Brocade

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DMVPN
3 1 (33.33%) DMZ
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) ISDN
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) PSTN
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) WLAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) IT Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365 Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Server Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Server Support
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Coaching
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) DBS Check
1 2 (66.67%) MCSA
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Brocade
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Meraki
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds