The table below looks at the statistics for Fibre Channel skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 603 714 542
Rank change year-on-year
+111 -172
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 306 220 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.18% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.61% 1.06% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 257 191 314
Average salary £57,500 £51,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.74% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,900 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £95,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.42%

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19046 20783 20841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.19% 17.29% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 15524 16627 16896
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,279 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Fibre Channel Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Fibre Channel
Salary Trend

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

Fibre Channel Salary Trend in the UK

Fibre Channel
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 within the UK.

Fibre Channel Salary Histogram in the UK

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fibre Channel within the UK over the 3 months to 30 June 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
England +112 293 £60,000 +17.64% 22
London +74 157 £75,000 +20.00% 5
South East +71 76 £44,500 +2.29% 11
Hampshire +42 36 £44,000 -13.72% 8
City of London +59 32 £60,000 -4.00% 1
East of England +11 21 £60,000 +37.14% 2
Berkshire +9 19 £41,500 +0.60% 1
Farnborough -6 19 £47,000 -7.84% 1
Yorkshire +17 17 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Reading +3 15 £41,500 +3.75% 1
Southampton +12 13 £32,500 -20.73% 7
Essex +16 10 £60,000 -
Colchester - 10 £60,000 -
Hertfordshire 0 9 £72,500 +31.81% 2
South West -25 9 £41,500 +18.57%
Watford +7 8 £72,500 +31.81% 1
Leeds +12 7 £57,500 +17.94% 2
West Yorkshire +9 7 £57,500 +17.94% 2
East Midlands +7 7 £35,000 -12.50%
Bristol -12 7 £41,500 +18.57%
Milton Keynes - 7 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 7 £40,000 -
North West +12 5 £33,500 -29.47% 1
Scotland +12 5 £42,500 -22.72%
Surrey +13 4 £60,000 +17.64% 1
South Yorkshire -4 4 £72,500 +31.81%
Sheffield -4 4 £72,500 +81.25%
Slough - 4 £46,250 -
Oxford - 4 £54,000 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £54,000 -

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 532 (85.95%) SAN
2 376 (60.74%) Windows
3 362 (58.48%) Cisco
4 348 (56.22%) VMware
5 324 (52.34%) Linux
6 285 (46.04%) EMC
7 250 (40.39%) VMware Infrastructure
8 248 (40.06%) iSCSI
9 245 (39.58%) NetApp
10 234 (37.80%) WAN
10 234 (37.80%) NAS
11 232 (37.48%) HP
12 205 (33.12%) Oracle
13 202 (32.63%) LAN
14 199 (32.15%) NFS
15 184 (29.73%) IBM
16 182 (29.40%) FCoE
17 180 (29.08%) Finance
18 179 (28.92%) SQL Server
19 176 (28.43%) Active Directory
20 173 (27.95%) SQL
21 172 (27.79%) Performance Tuning
22 159 (25.69%) Solaris
22 159 (25.69%) Microsoft
23 157 (25.36%) Agile Software Development
24 150 (24.23%) SRDF
24 150 (24.23%) Multicast
25 144 (23.26%) Data Centre
26 142 (22.94%) Firewall
27 137 (22.13%) Benchmarking

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 134 (21.65%) IIS
2 123 (19.87%) Apache
3 116 (18.74%) Tomcat
4 113 (18.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 113 (18.26%) WebSphere
5 107 (17.29%) Oracle Coherence
6 91 (14.70%) MS Exchange
7 43 (6.95%) Exchange Server 2010
8 39 (6.30%) SharePoint
9 36 (5.82%) Exchange Server 2013
10 27 (4.36%) Lync
11 21 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2003
12 17 (2.75%) SAS
12 17 (2.75%) OpenStack
13 13 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2007
14 10 (1.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 7 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
16 6 (0.97%) OpenEdge
16 6 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
17 2 (0.32%) Drupal
Applications
1 67 (10.82%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.94%) MS Office
3 9 (1.45%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 81 (13.09%) RMDS
2 4 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (2.42%) Office 365
2 15 (2.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.10%) IaaS
4 12 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.81%) Mimecast
6 4 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (0.65%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.65%) SaaS
6 4 (0.65%) PaaS
7 2 (0.32%) Sumo Logic
8 1 (0.16%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.16%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 532 (85.95%) SAN
2 248 (40.06%) iSCSI
3 234 (37.80%) NAS
3 234 (37.80%) WAN
4 202 (32.63%) LAN
5 182 (29.40%) FCoE
6 150 (24.23%) Multicast
7 142 (22.94%) Firewall
8 126 (20.36%) HTTP
9 83 (13.41%) VPN
9 83 (13.41%) Cisco ASA
10 81 (13.09%) DNS
11 65 (10.50%) TCP/IP
12 60 (9.69%) BGP
13 59 (9.53%) OSPF
14 44 (7.11%) DHCP
15 43 (6.95%) VLAN
16 39 (6.30%) Cisco Nexus
17 36 (5.82%) IPsec
18 35 (5.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (28.92%) SQL Server
2 82 (13.25%) Hadoop
3 81 (13.09%) HBase
4 70 (11.31%) DB2
5 35 (5.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 32 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
7 28 (4.52%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (2.42%) MySQL
9 12 (1.94%) Oracle OLAP
9 12 (1.94%) OLTP
9 12 (1.94%) OLAP
10 10 (1.62%) Big Data
11 8 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (1.29%) MongoDB
12 7 (1.13%) Relational Database
13 6 (0.97%) NoSQL
14 5 (0.81%) Data Mining
15 4 (0.65%) Oracle Database
16 3 (0.48%) RDBMS
16 3 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (1.13%) Git (software)
2 5 (0.81%) Subversion
3 2 (0.32%) JIRA
4 1 (0.16%) Bugzilla
General
1 180 (29.08%) Finance
2 31 (5.01%) Banking
3 25 (4.04%) Telecoms
4 21 (3.39%) Advertising
5 9 (1.45%) Manufacturing
6 6 (0.97%) Marketing
7 5 (0.81%) Retail
7 5 (0.81%) Legal
7 5 (0.81%) Back Office
8 4 (0.65%) Electronics
8 4 (0.65%) French Language
9 3 (0.48%) German Language
9 3 (0.48%) Italian Language
9 3 (0.48%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.32%) Law
11 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 174 (28.11%) Architect
2 154 (24.88%) Infrastructure Architect
3 85 (13.73%) Solutions Architect
4 83 (13.41%) Consultant
5 78 (12.60%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 68 (10.99%) Support Engineer
7 60 (9.69%) Storage Specialist
8 59 (9.53%) Lead Architect
9 56 (9.05%) Lead Solutions Architect
10 55 (8.89%) Backup Specialist
10 55 (8.89%) Storage Engineer
11 51 (8.24%) Senior Storage Specialist
12 46 (7.43%) 3rd Line Support
13 40 (6.46%) Administrator
14 39 (6.30%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 38 (6.14%) Analyst
16 35 (5.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 34 (5.49%) Infrastructure Consultant
18 31 (5.01%) Systems Engineer
19 30 (4.85%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (18.26%) Middleware
2 82 (13.25%) XML
3 81 (13.09%) XSLT
3 81 (13.09%) HTML
3 81 (13.09%) Rendezvous
3 81 (13.09%) Ultra Messaging
4 13 (2.10%) Web Services
5 7 (1.13%) Apache Axis
6 3 (0.48%) J2SE
7 2 (0.32%) .NET
7 2 (0.32%) J2EE
7 2 (0.32%) X-Windows
8 1 (0.16%) jQuery
8 1 (0.16%) COM
8 1 (0.16%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 144 (23.26%) Data Centre
2 110 (17.77%) Analytical Skills
3 96 (15.51%) Replication
4 60 (9.69%) Mainframe
5 52 (8.40%) CMDB
6 46 (7.43%) Enterprise Storage
7 44 (7.11%) EMC VNX
8 27 (4.36%) Clustering
9 22 (3.55%) Computer Science
10 15 (2.42%) EMC VMAX
11 12 (1.94%) e-Health
11 12 (1.94%) Management Information System
11 12 (1.94%) FlexPod
12 11 (1.78%) Private Cloud
12 11 (1.78%) Hedge funds
12 11 (1.78%) Blackberry
13 9 (1.45%) Enterprise Cloud
14 8 (1.29%) Statistics
15 7 (1.13%) iPad
15 7 (1.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 376 (60.74%) Windows
2 324 (52.34%) Linux
3 159 (25.69%) Solaris
4 93 (15.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 84 (13.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 84 (13.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 42 (6.79%) UNIX
7 40 (6.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 29 (4.68%) Data ONTAP
9 26 (4.20%) CentOS
10 21 (3.39%) Windows 7
10 21 (3.39%) Debian
11 19 (3.07%) Fedora
12 16 (2.58%) Ubuntu
13 11 (1.78%) Windows 2000 Server
13 11 (1.78%) HPUX
14 10 (1.62%) Windows 8
15 7 (1.13%) Windows XP
16 5 (0.81%) Mac OS
17 4 (0.65%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (27.79%) Performance Tuning
2 157 (25.36%) Agile Software Development
3 137 (22.13%) Benchmarking
4 134 (21.65%) ITIL
5 96 (15.51%) Capacity Planning
6 92 (14.86%) Disaster Recovery
7 52 (8.40%) Risk Management
8 50 (8.08%) Project Management
9 41 (6.62%) Capacity Management
10 36 (5.82%) Change Management
11 35 (5.65%) Load Balancing
12 27 (4.36%) Business Continuity
12 27 (4.36%) Configuration Management
13 26 (4.20%) Service Delivery
13 26 (4.20%) Mentoring
14 24 (3.88%) Migration
14 24 (3.88%) Performance Analysis
15 21 (3.39%) Performance Monitoring
16 18 (2.91%) Problem Management
16 18 (2.91%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 173 (27.95%) SQL
2 90 (14.54%) Java
3 85 (13.73%) JavaScript
4 50 (8.08%) PowerShell
5 48 (7.75%) Perl
6 46 (7.43%) Python
7 45 (7.27%) C
8 38 (6.14%) Bash Shell
9 37 (5.98%) Ruby
10 17 (2.75%) Tcl
11 12 (1.94%) Shell Script
11 12 (1.94%) VBScript
12 8 (1.29%) AWK
12 8 (1.29%) sed
13 6 (0.97%) PHP
14 1 (0.16%) VB
14 1 (0.16%) C#
Qualifications
1 88 (14.22%) Cisco Certification
2 63 (10.18%) CCNA
3 50 (8.08%) CCNP
4 44 (7.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 44 (7.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 43 (6.95%) Security Cleared
5 43 (6.95%) MCSE
6 37 (5.98%) SC Cleared
7 35 (5.65%) Degree
8 22 (3.55%) MCSA
9 19 (3.07%) DV Cleared
10 14 (2.26%) CCDP
10 14 (2.26%) Citrix Certification
11 13 (2.10%) CCA
12 12 (1.94%) NCDA
12 12 (1.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 7 (1.13%) CCEA
13 7 (1.13%) RHCE
14 6 (0.97%) CCIE
15 5 (0.81%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (6.30%) SLA
2 32 (5.17%) PCI DSS
3 15 (2.42%) QA
4 7 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.81%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 250 (40.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 199 (32.15%) NFS
3 176 (28.43%) Active Directory
4 150 (24.23%) SRDF
5 126 (20.36%) Hyper-V
6 121 (19.55%) vSphere
7 90 (14.54%) Oracle RAC
8 54 (8.72%) Xen
9 52 (8.40%) KVM
10 44 (7.11%) VMware ESXi
11 42 (6.79%) VMware ESX
12 29 (4.68%) XenApp
13 26 (4.20%) XenDesktop
14 18 (2.91%) Samba
15 10 (1.62%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 10 (1.62%) XenServer
15 10 (1.62%) Terminal Services
16 9 (1.45%) Firmware
17 5 (0.81%) Terminal Server
18 4 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 51 (8.24%) NetBackup
2 33 (5.33%) FortiGate
3 24 (3.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 23 (3.72%) SCCM
5 19 (3.07%) EMC NetWorker
6 17 (2.75%) Backup Exec
6 17 (2.75%) Legato
7 16 (2.58%) Puppet
8 15 (2.42%) SELinux
9 13 (2.10%) vMotion
9 13 (2.10%) SCOM
10 12 (1.94%) EMC VPLEX
10 12 (1.94%) SnapMirror
10 12 (1.94%) SnapVault
11 11 (1.78%) WSUS
11 11 (1.78%) McAfee ePO
12 8 (1.29%) HP Data Protector
13 7 (1.13%) Cobbler
13 7 (1.13%) Nagios
13 7 (1.13%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 362 (58.48%) Cisco
2 348 (56.22%) VMware
3 285 (46.04%) EMC
4 245 (39.58%) NetApp
5 232 (37.48%) HP
6 205 (33.12%) Oracle
7 184 (29.73%) IBM
8 159 (25.69%) Microsoft
9 136 (21.97%) Intel
10 130 (21.00%) Brocade
11 100 (16.16%) 3PAR
12 98 (15.83%) CommVault
13 81 (13.09%) TIBCO
13 81 (13.09%) Sybase
13 81 (13.09%) DataSynapse
14 63 (10.18%) Citrix
15 56 (9.05%) Red Hat
16 54 (8.72%) Symantec
17 46 (7.43%) Juniper
18 32 (5.17%) Sun
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, healthcare, pension
Posted: 20 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + good pension, 36 days holdiday
Posted: 3 days ago
England
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
University of Southampton
Salary: From £28,695 to £32,256 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
PCR
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + 3k & 28 days hol
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £110,000 per annum bonus & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Littlehampton
The Body Shop International
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Watford
Arrows Group
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + benefits + WFH
Posted: 12 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Kingston University
Salary: £36,485 - 39,646 per year + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Chessington
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Bury
Talent Spa
Salary: £25k - 28k per year
Posted: 19 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago