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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 382 432 398
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -34
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 66 22 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.32% 0.098% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.55% 0.43% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 53 13 34
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £45,000 £68,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+16.88% -9.41%
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
4253 5090 4837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.75% 22.56% 22.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3409 3776 3748
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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 £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 - 25 £42,500 - 1
Berkshire +10 15 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Oxfordshire +9 8 £54,000 +67.44% 1
Buckinghamshire - 7 £40,000 - 1
Kent - 5 £41,000 -
Surrey +14 4 £55,000 +22.22% 3
East Sussex - 1 - - 1
West Sussex - 1 £32,500 -
Fibre Channel
England

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 104 (82.54%) SAN
2 80 (63.49%) Windows
3 75 (59.52%) VMware
4 70 (55.56%) Active Directory
5 63 (50.00%) EMC
6 58 (46.03%) ITIL
7 47 (37.30%) Cisco
8 46 (36.51%) HP
9 45 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
10 42 (33.33%) vSphere
10 42 (33.33%) Data Centre
11 40 (31.75%) Replication
12 38 (30.16%) Microsoft
12 38 (30.16%) Linux
13 36 (28.57%) iSCSI
14 35 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
14 35 (27.78%) WAN
14 35 (27.78%) Firewall
15 34 (26.98%) Windows Server 2008
16 33 (26.19%) MS Exchange
16 33 (26.19%) SQL
17 32 (25.40%) Analytical Skills
18 31 (24.60%) NetApp
18 31 (24.60%) Security Cleared
18 31 (24.60%) Brocade
19 30 (23.81%) PCI DSS
19 30 (23.81%) VPN
19 30 (23.81%) FCoE
20 28 (22.22%) Finance
21 26 (20.63%) Cisco ASA

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 33 (26.19%) MS Exchange
2 24 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (13.49%) SharePoint
4 13 (10.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 9 (7.14%) SAS
6 6 (4.76%) IIS
7 4 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (2.38%) Apache
8 3 (2.38%) Tomcat
8 3 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.79%) Eucalyptus
10 1 (0.79%) Lync
10 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (13.49%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.59%) MS Office
3 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.59%) IaaS
4 1 (0.79%) Nimbula
4 1 (0.79%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.79%) SaaS
4 1 (0.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 104 (82.54%) SAN
2 36 (28.57%) iSCSI
3 35 (27.78%) WAN
3 35 (27.78%) Firewall
4 30 (23.81%) VPN
4 30 (23.81%) FCoE
5 26 (20.63%) Cisco ASA
5 26 (20.63%) DNS
6 22 (17.46%) LAN
6 22 (17.46%) NAS
7 16 (12.70%) DHCP
7 16 (12.70%) OSPF
7 16 (12.70%) BGP
8 15 (11.90%) IPsec
8 15 (11.90%) VLAN
9 13 (10.32%) Internet
9 13 (10.32%) Cisco PIX
10 12 (9.52%) TCP/IP
11 11 (8.73%) Cisco IOS
11 11 (8.73%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 20 (15.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (15.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.59%) MySQL
5 1 (0.79%) OLTP
5 1 (0.79%) VLDB
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 28 (22.22%) Finance
2 6 (4.76%) Legal
3 2 (1.59%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.59%) Marketing
3 2 (1.59%) Electronics
3 2 (1.59%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.79%) Automotive
4 1 (0.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (21.43%) Storage Engineer
2 24 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support
3 23 (18.25%) Systems Engineer
4 20 (15.87%) Support Engineer
5 19 (15.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 18 (14.29%) Consultant
7 16 (12.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 15 (11.90%) SAN Engineer
9 14 (11.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 13 (10.32%) EMC Engineer
10 13 (10.32%) EMC Storage Engineer
11 12 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
11 12 (9.52%) SAN Storage Engineer
11 12 (9.52%) Storage Support Engineer
11 12 (9.52%) Support Specialist
12 11 (8.73%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 10 (7.94%) Infrastructure Consultant
13 10 (7.94%) Administrator
13 10 (7.94%) Linux Systems Engineer
13 10 (7.94%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.38%) Web Services
2 1 (0.79%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 42 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 40 (31.75%) Replication
3 32 (25.40%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (19.05%) Enterprise Storage
5 20 (15.87%) EMC VNX
6 12 (9.52%) Statistics
7 10 (7.94%) FlexPod
7 10 (7.94%) e-Health
8 9 (7.14%) Blackberry
9 8 (6.35%) Computer Science
9 8 (6.35%) iPhone
9 8 (6.35%) iPad
10 7 (5.56%) Management Information System
10 7 (5.56%) Enterprise Cloud
11 3 (2.38%) Hybrid Cloud
12 2 (1.59%) EqualLogic
12 2 (1.59%) Clustering
13 1 (0.79%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.79%) Private Cloud
13 1 (0.79%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 80 (63.49%) Windows
2 38 (30.16%) Linux
3 34 (26.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (15.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (10.32%) CentOS
6 13 (10.32%) Data ONTAP
7 10 (7.94%) Fedora
7 10 (7.94%) Solaris
8 6 (4.76%) UNIX
9 3 (2.38%) Debian
10 2 (1.59%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.59%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.79%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (46.03%) ITIL
2 45 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 26 (20.63%) Change Management
4 22 (17.46%) Capacity Management
5 21 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
6 20 (15.87%) Configuration Management
7 18 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
8 14 (11.11%) Business Continuity
9 13 (10.32%) E-Commerce
9 13 (10.32%) Performance Monitoring
10 12 (9.52%) Mentoring
10 12 (9.52%) Data Protection
11 9 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
12 8 (6.35%) Root Cause Analysis
12 8 (6.35%) Migration
12 8 (6.35%) Data Management
13 7 (5.56%) Information Security
13 7 (5.56%) Risk Analysis
13 7 (5.56%) Release Management
13 7 (5.56%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (26.19%) SQL
2 21 (16.67%) Python
2 21 (16.67%) Perl
2 21 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 17 (13.49%) C
4 14 (11.11%) Bash Shell
5 11 (8.73%) Ruby
6 9 (7.14%) VBScript
7 7 (5.56%) Tcl
8 6 (4.76%) PHP
9 3 (2.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 31 (24.60%) Security Cleared
2 25 (19.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 24 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (19.05%) MCSE
3 24 (19.05%) SC Cleared
4 20 (15.87%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (11.90%) CCNA
6 12 (9.52%) DV Cleared
7 10 (7.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 8 (6.35%) Degree
8 8 (6.35%) VCP4
9 5 (3.97%) CCNP
10 2 (1.59%) JNCIS
10 2 (1.59%) MCITP
10 2 (1.59%) NCDA
11 1 (0.79%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (23.81%) PCI DSS
2 9 (7.14%) SLA
3 4 (3.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 70 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 42 (33.33%) vSphere
3 35 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (19.84%) Hyper-V
5 19 (15.08%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (11.90%) VMware ESX
7 14 (11.11%) NFS
8 9 (7.14%) XenApp
8 9 (7.14%) Terminal Server
9 8 (6.35%) Firmware
10 7 (5.56%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 3 (2.38%) ISA Server
11 3 (2.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 2 (1.59%) VMware Workstation
12 2 (1.59%) vCloud
12 2 (1.59%) Samba
12 2 (1.59%) XenServer
13 1 (0.79%) Forefront TMG
13 1 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 16 (12.70%) SCOM
2 15 (11.90%) EMC NetWorker
3 12 (9.52%) SCCM
3 12 (9.52%) NetBackup
4 10 (7.94%) Puppet
4 10 (7.94%) vMotion
5 9 (7.14%) SELinux
6 8 (6.35%) Backup Exec
7 6 (4.76%) Legato
7 6 (4.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 4 (3.17%) FortiGate
8 4 (3.17%) Check_MK
8 4 (3.17%) Icinga
9 3 (2.38%) EMC VPLEX
9 3 (2.38%) Oracle ZFS
9 3 (2.38%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 3 (2.38%) HP Data Protector
9 3 (2.38%) Nagios
9 3 (2.38%) WMI
10 1 (0.79%) WSUS
Vendors
1 75 (59.52%) VMware
2 63 (50.00%) EMC
3 47 (37.30%) Cisco
4 46 (36.51%) HP
5 38 (30.16%) Microsoft
6 31 (24.60%) NetApp
6 31 (24.60%) Brocade
7 23 (18.25%) 3PAR
8 22 (17.46%) Sun
9 21 (16.67%) Hitachi
10 19 (15.08%) Citrix
11 16 (12.70%) IBM
12 15 (11.90%) StorageTek
13 12 (9.52%) Red Hat
14 11 (8.73%) CA
15 10 (7.94%) Oracle
16 9 (7.14%) Veritas
16 9 (7.14%) Symantec
17 7 (5.56%) Computacenter
18 6 (4.76%) Websense
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