The table below looks at the statistics for Fibre Channel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 158 168 152
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -16
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 4 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% 0.22% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.07% 1.78% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 11
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £40,995
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +34.16%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £39,250 £41,747
% change year-on-year
+14.64% -5.98%
Fibre Channel
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
374 449 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.81% 12.21% 10.66%
Number of salaries quoted 254 292 224
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Fibre Channel Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Fibre Channel
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Fibre Channel Salary Trend in Scotland

Fibre Channel
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fibre Channel within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Glasgow - 2 £42,500 -
Edinburgh +2 1 - - 1
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Fibre Channel
UK

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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%) SAN
1 6 (100.00%) NetApp
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Data ONTAP
2 5 (83.33%) NAS
2 5 (83.33%) NCDA
2 5 (83.33%) Data Management
2 5 (83.33%) Replication
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SAP
2 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) Ethernet
2 5 (83.33%) NFS
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) EMC
3 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (66.67%) SnapMirror
3 4 (66.67%) SnapVault
4 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
6 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
6 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
1 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) Ethernet
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) NAS
3 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) NetApp Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) NetApp Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Data ONTAP
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Data Management
2 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) NCDA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) NFS
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SnapMirror
1 4 (66.67%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) NetApp
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) SAP
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) EMC
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension + 25 days holiday
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