The table below looks at the statistics for Fibre Channel skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 382 423 383
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -40
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 59 32 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.14% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.35% 0.66% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 40 26 46
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,000 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4382 4864 5288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.52% 21.22% 23.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3346 3818 4259
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Fibre Channel Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Fibre Channel
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Fibre Channel Salary Trend in the South East

Fibre Channel
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Fibre Channel across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Fibre Channel Salary Histogram in the South East

Fibre Channel
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fibre Channel within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Hampshire +19 25 £44,000 -13.72% 1
Berkshire +8 13 £41,500 +0.60% 2
Buckinghamshire +4 7 £42,500 +26.86% 1
Surrey +25 6 £60,000 +17.64% 1
Oxfordshire - 5 £50,000 -
West Sussex +12 1 £40,000 +23.07%
Fibre Channel
England

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 90 (78.26%) SAN
2 72 (62.61%) VMware
3 68 (59.13%) Windows
4 60 (52.17%) EMC
5 57 (49.57%) HP
6 50 (43.48%) vSphere
7 47 (40.87%) Active Directory
8 46 (40.00%) Data Centre
9 45 (39.13%) Cisco
10 44 (38.26%) ITIL
11 43 (37.39%) Linux
12 37 (32.17%) NetApp
13 36 (31.30%) iSCSI
14 33 (28.70%) Firewall
15 32 (27.83%) MS Exchange
15 32 (27.83%) Replication
16 31 (26.96%) Brocade
16 31 (26.96%) Security Cleared
16 31 (26.96%) Microsoft
17 30 (26.09%) DNS
17 30 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2010
18 29 (25.22%) Disaster Recovery
18 29 (25.22%) SQL Server
19 27 (23.48%) VMware Infrastructure
20 26 (22.61%) Cisco Certification
20 26 (22.61%) Citrix
21 25 (21.74%) Sun
21 25 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
21 25 (21.74%) SC Cleared
21 25 (21.74%) Analytical Skills

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 32 (27.83%) MS Exchange
2 30 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (13.91%) SAS
4 15 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (7.83%) SharePoint
6 8 (6.96%) Lync
7 7 (6.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (6.09%) IIS
8 6 (5.22%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (3.48%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.87%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 17 (14.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.74%) MS Office
3 1 (0.87%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.87%) Nimbula
2 1 (0.87%) IaaS
2 1 (0.87%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 90 (78.26%) SAN
2 36 (31.30%) iSCSI
3 33 (28.70%) Firewall
4 30 (26.09%) DNS
5 23 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 23 (20.00%) NAS
5 23 (20.00%) DHCP
6 21 (18.26%) WAN
7 20 (17.39%) VPN
8 19 (16.52%) Ethernet
9 17 (14.78%) FCoE
9 17 (14.78%) TCP/IP
10 15 (13.04%) LAN
11 13 (11.30%) Cisco Nexus
11 13 (11.30%) VLAN
12 12 (10.43%) OSPF
12 12 (10.43%) BGP
12 12 (10.43%) Internet
13 8 (6.96%) SNMP
13 8 (6.96%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (25.22%) SQL Server
2 21 (18.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.48%) MySQL
4 4 (3.48%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 17 (14.78%) Finance
2 3 (2.61%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.61%) Legal
3 2 (1.74%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.74%) Marketing
4 1 (0.87%) Retail
4 1 (0.87%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 31 (26.96%) Storage Engineer
2 30 (26.09%) Support Engineer
3 22 (19.13%) 3rd Line Support
4 21 (18.26%) SAN Storage Engineer
4 21 (18.26%) SAN Engineer
5 19 (16.52%) Consultant
6 18 (15.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 17 (14.78%) EMC Storage Engineer
7 17 (14.78%) EMC Engineer
8 14 (12.17%) Storage Support Engineer
9 13 (11.30%) Systems Engineer
10 12 (10.43%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 10 (8.70%) Analyst
11 10 (8.70%) Support Specialist
11 10 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
11 10 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 10 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
12 9 (7.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 6 (5.22%) Linux Engineer
13 6 (5.22%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.87%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 46 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 32 (27.83%) Replication
3 25 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (18.26%) Enterprise Storage
5 12 (10.43%) e-Health
5 12 (10.43%) FlexPod
6 10 (8.70%) Enterprise Cloud
7 8 (6.96%) EqualLogic
8 7 (6.09%) iPad
8 7 (6.09%) iPhone
8 7 (6.09%) Blackberry
9 5 (4.35%) Computer Science
9 5 (4.35%) Statistics
10 4 (3.48%) Management Information System
11 3 (2.61%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.87%) Hybrid Cloud
12 1 (0.87%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.87%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.87%) DTV
12 1 (0.87%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 68 (59.13%) Windows
2 43 (37.39%) Linux
3 25 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (13.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (10.43%) UNIX
6 12 (10.43%) CentOS
7 8 (6.96%) Solaris
8 6 (5.22%) Fedora
9 4 (3.48%) Debian
9 4 (3.48%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.74%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.87%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (38.26%) ITIL
2 29 (25.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 23 (20.00%) Change Management
3 23 (20.00%) Capacity Management
4 19 (16.52%) Performance Monitoring
5 16 (13.91%) Mentoring
6 14 (12.17%) Configuration Management
6 14 (12.17%) Root Cause Analysis
7 12 (10.43%) E-Commerce
7 12 (10.43%) Problem Management
7 12 (10.43%) Risk Analysis
7 12 (10.43%) Coaching
8 10 (8.70%) Business Continuity
9 8 (6.96%) Performance Analysis
9 8 (6.96%) Infrastructure Management
10 6 (5.22%) Migration
11 5 (4.35%) Patch Management
11 5 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (4.35%) Data Protection
12 4 (3.48%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 23 (20.00%) SQL
2 11 (9.57%) Python
2 11 (9.57%) Perl
3 10 (8.70%) PowerShell
4 9 (7.83%) C
5 8 (6.96%) Bash Shell
6 5 (4.35%) Ruby
7 2 (1.74%) PHP
7 2 (1.74%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 31 (26.96%) Security Cleared
2 26 (22.61%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (21.74%) SC Cleared
4 24 (20.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 23 (20.00%) CCNA
5 23 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (20.00%) MCSE
6 17 (14.78%) DV Cleared
7 12 (10.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 11 (9.57%) MCSA
9 8 (6.96%) CCA
9 8 (6.96%) Citrix Certification
9 8 (6.96%) NCDA
10 5 (4.35%) Degree
10 5 (4.35%) HP ASE
11 3 (2.61%) BC Cleared
11 3 (2.61%) CCNP
12 2 (1.74%) JNCIS
12 2 (1.74%) VCP5
13 1 (0.87%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (20.87%) PCI DSS
2 19 (16.52%) SLA
3 1 (0.87%) QA
System Software
1 50 (43.48%) vSphere
2 47 (40.87%) Active Directory
3 27 (23.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (19.13%) VMware ESXi
5 20 (17.39%) Hyper-V
6 18 (15.65%) VMware ESX
7 9 (7.83%) NFS
8 8 (6.96%) Samba
9 6 (5.22%) XenApp
10 4 (3.48%) Firmware
10 4 (3.48%) XenServer
10 4 (3.48%) XenDesktop
11 3 (2.61%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 3 (2.61%) Terminal Server
12 2 (1.74%) ISA Server
12 2 (1.74%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 1 (0.87%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.87%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 17 (14.78%) EMC NetWorker
2 12 (10.43%) Backup Exec
3 11 (9.57%) NetBackup
4 10 (8.70%) SCCM
5 9 (7.83%) Legato
6 7 (6.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 6 (5.22%) Puppet
8 4 (3.48%) ARCserve
8 4 (3.48%) WMI
9 3 (2.61%) SELinux
9 3 (2.61%) Check_MK
9 3 (2.61%) Icinga
9 3 (2.61%) FortiGate
10 2 (1.74%) SCOM
10 2 (1.74%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 1 (0.87%) SCOrch
11 1 (0.87%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 1 (0.87%) SCSM
11 1 (0.87%) Windows Intune
11 1 (0.87%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 72 (62.61%) VMware
2 60 (52.17%) EMC
3 57 (49.57%) HP
4 45 (39.13%) Cisco
5 37 (32.17%) NetApp
6 31 (26.96%) Brocade
6 31 (26.96%) Microsoft
7 26 (22.61%) Citrix
8 25 (21.74%) Sun
9 21 (18.26%) IBM
10 19 (16.52%) StorageTek
11 16 (13.91%) CA
12 14 (12.17%) Hitachi
13 13 (11.30%) 3PAR
14 12 (10.43%) CommVault
15 11 (9.57%) Veritas
16 10 (8.70%) Red Hat
16 10 (8.70%) Symantec
17 8 (6.96%) Oracle
17 8 (6.96%) Veeam
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + good pension, 36 days holdiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago