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

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 410 396 397
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +1
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 32 45 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.21% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.65% 0.97% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 23 41 34
Average salary £40,000 £48,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.52% +18.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,894 £35,000 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,400 £67,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
4901 4626 5329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.44% 21.50% 23.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3637 3583 4318
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 October 2014.

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 20 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
Berkshire +8 20 £37,500 - 4
Oxfordshire +11 5 £47,500 -2.06%
Surrey -9 5 £54,000 -11.83% 2
Buckinghamshire -1 4 £50,000 +29.87%
East Sussex - 4 £35,243 -
Kent - 2 - -
Sussex - 2 - -
Fibre Channel
England

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 41 (83.67%) SAN
2 30 (61.22%) Windows
3 25 (51.02%) VMware
4 23 (46.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (44.90%) iSCSI
6 21 (42.86%) HP
7 18 (36.73%) Active Directory
8 17 (34.69%) NetBackup
8 17 (34.69%) NAS
9 14 (28.57%) Replication
9 14 (28.57%) Linux
10 13 (26.53%) ITIL
10 13 (26.53%) Hitachi
10 13 (26.53%) Firewall
11 12 (24.49%) Microsoft
11 12 (24.49%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (22.45%) Hyper-V
12 11 (22.45%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (22.45%) EMC
12 11 (22.45%) Clustering
13 10 (20.41%) Symantec
13 10 (20.41%) Cisco
13 10 (20.41%) NetApp
13 10 (20.41%) TCP/IP
13 10 (20.41%) Brocade
14 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
14 9 (18.37%) Disaster Recovery
15 8 (16.33%) MCSE
15 8 (16.33%) MS Exchange
15 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Certification

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 8 (16.33%) MS Exchange
2 6 (12.24%) IIS
2 6 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (10.20%) SharePoint
4 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (8.16%) Apache
5 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (4.08%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (4.08%) Lync
7 1 (2.04%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.16%) IaaS
3 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (83.67%) SAN
2 22 (44.90%) iSCSI
3 17 (34.69%) NAS
4 13 (26.53%) Firewall
5 10 (20.41%) TCP/IP
6 6 (12.24%) DNS
7 5 (10.20%) FTP
7 5 (10.20%) Wireless
8 4 (8.16%) VLAN
9 3 (6.12%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (6.12%) FCoE
10 2 (4.08%) tcpdump
10 2 (4.08%) WPA
10 2 (4.08%) Network Security
10 2 (4.08%) Wireshark
10 2 (4.08%) DHCP
10 2 (4.08%) Ethernet
10 2 (4.08%) SSL
10 2 (4.08%) IPv4
10 2 (4.08%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) MySQL
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.12%) Electronics
3 3 (6.12%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.12%) Marketing
4 2 (4.08%) Banking
4 2 (4.08%) Retail
4 2 (4.08%) Legal
5 1 (2.04%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (32.65%) Consultant
2 9 (18.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Technical Consultant
4 7 (14.29%) Administrator
5 6 (12.24%) Support Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) SAN Consultant
6 5 (10.20%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 4 (8.16%) Storage Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Systems Support Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Network Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Systems Support
8 3 (6.12%) Support Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) IT Administrator
9 2 (4.08%) Storage Administrator
9 2 (4.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.57%) Replication
2 11 (22.45%) Clustering
3 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.16%) Performance Metrics
4 4 (8.16%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (6.12%) DTV
5 3 (6.12%) HP StorageWorks
6 2 (4.08%) Blackberry
6 2 (4.08%) LIMS
6 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
6 2 (4.08%) Open Source
6 2 (4.08%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 30 (61.22%) Windows
2 14 (28.57%) Linux
3 12 (24.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (22.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (12.24%) UNIX
6 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (8.16%) Windows 7
8 3 (6.12%) VMS
9 2 (4.08%) Windows Vista
9 2 (4.08%) CentOS
9 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (4.08%) Windows 8
9 2 (4.08%) SELinux
10 1 (2.04%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.53%) ITIL
2 9 (18.37%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (14.29%) Change Management
4 5 (10.20%) High Availability
4 5 (10.20%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (8.16%) PRINCE2
5 4 (8.16%) MOF
5 4 (8.16%) Workflow
5 4 (8.16%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (6.12%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (6.12%) Capacity Management
6 3 (6.12%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (6.12%) Migration
6 3 (6.12%) Programme Management
6 3 (6.12%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.12%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.08%) Asset Management
7 2 (4.08%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.20%) C
1 5 (10.20%) PowerShell
2 4 (8.16%) Perl
3 3 (6.12%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.08%) SQL
4 2 (4.08%) VBScript
4 2 (4.08%) Python
4 2 (4.08%) Ruby
5 1 (2.04%) Tcl
5 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) MCSE
1 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (12.24%) CCNA
2 6 (12.24%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (10.20%) SC Cleared
3 5 (10.20%) Security Cleared
4 4 (8.16%) Degree
4 4 (8.16%) SCSA
4 4 (8.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (8.16%) SCSE
5 2 (4.08%) MCTS
5 2 (4.08%) MCSA
5 2 (4.08%) MCP
5 2 (4.08%) RHCE
5 2 (4.08%) CWNA
5 2 (4.08%) HP ASE
5 2 (4.08%) DV Cleared
5 2 (4.08%) VCP5
6 1 (2.04%) VCP4
6 1 (2.04%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (46.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (36.73%) Active Directory
3 11 (22.45%) Hyper-V
4 7 (14.29%) vSphere
4 7 (14.29%) VMware ESX
5 6 (12.24%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (10.20%) Firmware
6 5 (10.20%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (8.16%) XenApp
8 2 (4.08%) XenDesktop
8 2 (4.08%) NFS
8 2 (4.08%) Terminal Server
8 2 (4.08%) Samba
8 2 (4.08%) Nmap
8 2 (4.08%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (2.04%) Xen
9 1 (2.04%) Docker
9 1 (2.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 17 (34.69%) NetBackup
2 8 (16.33%) SCCM
3 7 (14.29%) Backup Exec
4 6 (12.24%) SCOM
4 6 (12.24%) SCVMM
5 4 (8.16%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (8.16%) Windows Intune
5 4 (8.16%) Legato
5 4 (8.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (8.16%) SCOrch
5 4 (8.16%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (8.16%) SCSM
5 4 (8.16%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (4.08%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (4.08%) Nagios
6 2 (4.08%) ARCserve
6 2 (4.08%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (4.08%) Cacti
6 2 (4.08%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (4.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (51.02%) VMware
2 21 (42.86%) HP
3 13 (26.53%) Hitachi
4 12 (24.49%) Microsoft
5 11 (22.45%) EMC
6 10 (20.41%) NetApp
6 10 (20.41%) Cisco
6 10 (20.41%) Brocade
6 10 (20.41%) Symantec
7 7 (14.29%) Oracle
7 7 (14.29%) Dell
8 6 (12.24%) IBM
9 5 (10.20%) Sun
9 5 (10.20%) Veritas
9 5 (10.20%) Citrix
10 4 (8.16%) Juniper
10 4 (8.16%) Veeam
10 4 (8.16%) 3PAR
11 3 (6.12%) CA
11 3 (6.12%) CheckPoint
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + £10k bonus, £6k car, negotiable
Posted: 13 hours ago
Redhill
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Littlehampton
The Body Shop International
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £54,000 per annum + 29 days holiday + share op's + pen
Posted: 27 days ago