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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 158 146 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 8 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.24% 0.44% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.73% 4.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 0
Average salary £47,750 £40,995 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.47% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
463 337 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 13.91% 10.71% 14.94%
Number of salaries quoted 295 226 285
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,950 £27,500 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,100 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 October 2014. 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
Edinburgh - 8 £47,750 -
Fibre Channel
UK

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 14 (87.50%) PRINCE2
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) SQL Server
2 13 (81.25%) SAN
3 9 (56.25%) Cisco
3 9 (56.25%) Finance
4 8 (50.00%) Brocade
4 8 (50.00%) VMware
4 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (50.00%) Oracle
4 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (50.00%) APMP
4 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (50.00%) Line Management
5 7 (43.75%) Mainframe
5 7 (43.75%) iSCSI
5 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (43.75%) Fujitsu
5 7 (43.75%) Nortel
5 7 (43.75%) Avaya
5 7 (43.75%) Juniper
5 7 (43.75%) IBM
5 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
5 7 (43.75%) Ethernet
5 7 (43.75%) HP
5 7 (43.75%) HPUX
5 7 (43.75%) Windows 2000
5 7 (43.75%) Firewall
5 7 (43.75%) MPLS
6 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2003

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
1 6 (37.50%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2003
1 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (37.50%) Lync
1 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (37.50%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) SAN
2 7 (43.75%) Ethernet
2 7 (43.75%) MPLS
2 7 (43.75%) Firewall
2 7 (43.75%) iSCSI
3 6 (37.50%) Unified Communications
3 6 (37.50%) FCoE
3 6 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (37.50%) DMZ
4 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (81.25%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.25%) MySQL
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 7 (43.75%) Consultant
2 7 (43.75%) Technical Project Manager
2 7 (43.75%) Technical Manager
3 6 (37.50%) Communications Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) UNIX Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Mainframe
2 6 (37.50%) Replication
2 6 (37.50%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.25%) Wiki
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (43.75%) Windows 2000
3 7 (43.75%) HPUX
4 6 (37.50%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (6.25%) UNIX
5 1 (6.25%) Solaris
5 1 (6.25%) Linux
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) PRINCE2
2 8 (50.00%) Line Management
3 6 (37.50%) ITIL
3 6 (37.50%) MOF
3 6 (37.50%) Project Management
3 6 (37.50%) Workflow
4 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
4 1 (6.25%) Facility Management
4 1 (6.25%) Investment Management
4 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.25%) C
2 1 (6.25%) C++
2 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) APMP
2 6 (37.50%) MCSE
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (37.50%) MCITP
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
3 1 (6.25%) Gluster
3 1 (6.25%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.25%) SCDPM
2 1 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco
2 8 (50.00%) VMware
2 8 (50.00%) Brocade
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle
3 7 (43.75%) Fujitsu
3 7 (43.75%) IBM
3 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 7 (43.75%) HP
3 7 (43.75%) Nortel
3 7 (43.75%) Avaya
3 7 (43.75%) Juniper
4 6 (37.50%) Clearswift
4 6 (37.50%) BT
5 1 (6.25%) 3PAR
5 1 (6.25%) CommVault
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix
5 1 (6.25%) Dell
5 1 (6.25%) EMC