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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 240 250 243
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 9 2 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.14% 0.028% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.78% 0.18% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 12
Average salary £42,500 - £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 - £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 - £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1154 1095 1365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 17.58% 15.33% 18.17%
Number of salaries quoted 867 843 1083
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Fibre Channel across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Fibre Channel across the North West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Fibre Channel Salary Histogram 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fibre Channel within the North West region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
Manchester +7 4 £77,500 - 2
Lancashire - 3 £33,500 -
Cheshire - 2 £42,500 -
Fibre Channel
England

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 14 (93.33%) HP
2 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
3 12 (80.00%) Windows
4 11 (73.33%) iSCSI
5 10 (66.67%) CCNA
5 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
5 10 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (66.67%) VMware
6 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (53.33%) PowerShell
7 8 (53.33%) DNS
7 8 (53.33%) Linux
7 8 (53.33%) DHCP
8 7 (46.67%) NFS
8 7 (46.67%) MCSE
8 7 (46.67%) MCSA
8 7 (46.67%) C
8 7 (46.67%) MS Office
8 7 (46.67%) Cisco
8 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (46.67%) Citrix
8 7 (46.67%) SAN
8 7 (46.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (46.67%) VLAN
8 7 (46.67%) Xen
8 7 (46.67%) NetApp
8 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (46.67%) PCI DSS
8 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (46.67%) Windows 7

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) iSCSI
2 8 (53.33%) DHCP
2 8 (53.33%) DNS
3 7 (46.67%) SAN
3 7 (46.67%) VLAN
4 5 (33.33%) Firewall
5 4 (26.67%) Wireless
5 4 (26.67%) LAN
5 4 (26.67%) WAN
6 3 (20.00%) VPN
7 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (13.33%) SMTP
7 2 (13.33%) SSL
7 2 (13.33%) FTP
7 2 (13.33%) RIP
7 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
7 2 (13.33%) Wireshark
7 2 (13.33%) OSPF
7 2 (13.33%) BGP
7 2 (13.33%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
1 7 (46.67%) Service Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Storage Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Life Science
2 2 (13.33%) Fat Client
2 2 (13.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (53.33%) Linux
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (46.67%) Windows 7
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) ITIL
1 2 (13.33%) Project Management
1 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (13.33%) Migration
1 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity
1 2 (13.33%) Network Design
1 2 (13.33%) Network Architecture
1 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) PowerShell
2 7 (46.67%) C
3 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) CCNA
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (46.67%) MCSE
2 7 (46.67%) MCSA
2 7 (46.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (13.33%) Degree
3 2 (13.33%) CCNP
4 1 (6.67%) RHCSA
4 1 (6.67%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (46.67%) Xen
2 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (46.67%) NFS
2 7 (46.67%) vSphere
3 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.67%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (13.33%) FortiGate
2 2 (13.33%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) HP
2 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (66.67%) VMware
4 7 (46.67%) Cisco
4 7 (46.67%) Citrix
4 7 (46.67%) NetApp
5 5 (33.33%) Juniper
5 5 (33.33%) SonicWALL
6 3 (20.00%) McAfee
6 3 (20.00%) Dell
7 2 (13.33%) Symantec
7 2 (13.33%) 3PAR
7 2 (13.33%) Meru Networks
8 1 (6.67%) IBM
8 1 (6.67%) CommVault
8 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
Manchester, Lancashire
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Base salary + flexible benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
VCG Connect
Salary: From £24,000 to £26,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago