The table below looks at the statistics for Fibre Channel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 73 84 75
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 6 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.79% 0.22% 1.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.38% 2.44% 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 10
Average salary £52,000 £45,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.55% -7.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £49,150
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +2.85%
Fibre Channel
Oxfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
137 82 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 17.96% 9.16% 16.97%
Number of salaries quoted 114 75 158
Average salary £48,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Fibre Channel Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Fibre Channel
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Fibre Channel Salary Trend in Oxford

Fibre Channel
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Fibre Channel across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Fibre Channel Salary Histogram in Oxford

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) OSPF
2 4 (66.67%) BGP
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (50.00%) Ruby
3 3 (50.00%) IPsec
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 3 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) C
3 3 (50.00%) Perl
3 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (33.33%) Private Cloud
4 2 (33.33%) Critical Success Factor
4 2 (33.33%) Time Management
4 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
4 2 (33.33%) vSphere
4 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (33.33%) FCoE
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) SELinux
4 2 (33.33%) PHP
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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%) OSPF
1 4 (66.67%) BGP
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (50.00%) IPsec
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) FCoE
3 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) Security Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Network Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (33.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) CentOS
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Critical Success Factor
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Time Management
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C
1 3 (50.00%) Perl
1 3 (50.00%) Python
1 3 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Tcl
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SELinux
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) VMware