The table below looks at the statistics for Fibre Channel skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 707 745 692
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -53
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 169 211 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.20% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.10% 1.20% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 138 178 265
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £91,500 £80,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +11.11%

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
15337 17646 20459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.11% 16.62% 18.04%
Number of salaries quoted 12446 14570 16479
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Fibre Channel as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 9 December 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fibre Channel within the UK over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +52 169 £50,000 - 7
London +70 98 £65,000 +31.31% 1
South East +81 47 £43,000 -18.09% 3
City of London +36 19 £50,000 -11.11%
Kent +32 17 £43,000 -
East of England +25 13 £41,500 +18.57% 2
Surrey +29 12 £57,500 +12.19% 3
Essex +20 8 £41,500 -27.82%
West Sussex +26 7 £57,500 +76.92%
Oxfordshire +41 6 £42,500 +21.42%
Sittingbourne - 6 £32,500 -
Gatwick - 6 £58,000 -
Twickenham - 5 £42,500 -
West Midlands -12 4 £48,000 +52.38%
Thame - 4 £40,000 -
Berkshire +32 3 - -
Reading +29 3 - -
North West -47 3 £53,000 -33.75%
Redhill - 3 £57,500 -
Cambridge +10 2 £45,000 -
Hampshire +10 2 £40,000 -13.04%
Cambridgeshire +8 2 £45,000 - 2
Coventry -1 2 £49,000 +24.72%
Lancashire -6 2 - -
Worcestershire - 2 £48,000 -
North East - 2 £40,000 -
Basingstoke - 2 £40,000 -
Teddington - 2 £45,000 -
Guildford - 2 - -
Malvern - 2 £48,000 -

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing Fibre Channel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Fibre Channel.

1 225 (76.79%) SAN
2 196 (66.89%) Cisco
3 188 (64.16%) VMware
4 167 (57.00%) Windows
5 164 (55.97%) VMware Infrastructure
6 144 (49.15%) iSCSI
7 140 (47.78%) Linux
8 121 (41.30%) WAN
9 117 (39.93%) EMC
10 110 (37.54%) LAN
11 108 (36.86%) NFS
12 106 (36.18%) NAS
13 98 (33.45%) NetApp
14 96 (32.76%) Hyper-V
15 87 (29.69%) Firewall
16 82 (27.99%) Microsoft
17 79 (26.96%) Data Centre
18 76 (25.94%) IIS
19 73 (24.91%) Solaris
20 72 (24.57%) Oracle
21 71 (24.23%) HP
22 69 (23.55%) Finance
23 68 (23.21%) Windows Server
24 67 (22.87%) Amazon AWS
25 66 (22.53%) Windows Server 2012
26 64 (21.84%) Active Directory
27 63 (21.50%) FCoE
28 62 (21.16%) SQL Server
29 61 (20.82%) SQL
29 61 (20.82%) Agile Software Development

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 76 (25.94%) IIS
2 56 (19.11%) Apache
3 51 (17.41%) Tomcat
4 47 (16.04%) Oracle Coherence
5 46 (15.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 46 (15.70%) WebSphere
6 33 (11.26%) MS Exchange
7 17 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (2.73%) SharePoint
9 5 (1.71%) Skype for Business
10 4 (1.37%) nginx
10 4 (1.37%) SAS
11 2 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.68%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 60 (20.48%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.41%) MS Office
3 1 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.34%) Autodesk Flame
3 1 (0.34%) Autodesk Smoke
3 1 (0.34%) Avid Media Composer
3 1 (0.34%) Maya
3 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.34%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 22 (7.51%) RMDS
2 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 67 (22.87%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (11.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (7.51%) Office 365
4 6 (2.05%) Mimecast
5 4 (1.37%) IaaS
6 3 (1.02%) PaaS
7 2 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 225 (76.79%) SAN
2 144 (49.15%) iSCSI
3 121 (41.30%) WAN
4 110 (37.54%) LAN
5 106 (36.18%) NAS
6 87 (29.69%) Firewall
7 63 (21.50%) FCoE
8 53 (18.09%) Multicast
9 48 (16.38%) DNS
10 46 (15.70%) HTTP
11 45 (15.36%) VPN
12 42 (14.33%) WLAN
13 39 (13.31%) Cisco ASA
14 38 (12.97%) DHCP
15 36 (12.29%) TCP/IP
16 31 (10.58%) VoIP
17 28 (9.56%) Wireless
18 23 (7.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
19 20 (6.83%) BGP
19 20 (6.83%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (21.16%) SQL Server
2 34 (11.60%) OLTP
3 29 (9.90%) Data Warehouse
4 27 (9.22%) DB2
5 24 (8.19%) OLAP
5 24 (8.19%) Oracle OLAP
6 23 (7.85%) Hadoop
6 23 (7.85%) HBase
7 10 (3.41%) MySQL
7 10 (3.41%) VLDB
8 8 (2.73%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (2.73%) SQL Server 2014
9 6 (2.05%) Oracle Database
9 6 (2.05%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.37%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2016
11 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 7
12 1 (0.34%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.34%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (1.71%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (1.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (1.02%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.02%) Subversion
4 2 (0.68%) Bitbucket
4 2 (0.68%) JIRA
5 1 (0.34%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 69 (23.55%) Finance
2 20 (6.83%) Banking
3 10 (3.41%) Investment Banking
4 7 (2.39%) Japanese Language
5 6 (2.05%) Marketing
6 5 (1.71%) Billing
6 5 (1.71%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.37%) Law
7 4 (1.37%) Publishing
8 3 (1.02%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.02%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.02%) Retail
9 2 (0.68%) German Language
9 2 (0.68%) Legal
10 1 (0.34%) Advertising
10 1 (0.34%) Electronics
10 1 (0.34%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 75 (25.60%) Architect
2 71 (24.23%) Infrastructure Architect
3 70 (23.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 34 (11.60%) Administrator
5 31 (10.58%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 31 (10.58%) Network Engineer
5 31 (10.58%) Network Infrastructure Architect
6 26 (8.87%) Solutions Architect
7 25 (8.53%) Lead Architect
7 25 (8.53%) Technical Architect
8 24 (8.19%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
8 24 (8.19%) Systems Administrator
8 24 (8.19%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
9 22 (7.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 21 (7.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 17 (5.80%) Storage Engineer
12 16 (5.46%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
12 16 (5.46%) Network Architect
12 16 (5.46%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
12 16 (5.46%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (15.70%) Middleware
2 25 (8.53%) Web Services
3 24 (8.19%) XML
4 22 (7.51%) HTML
4 22 (7.51%) Rendezvous
4 22 (7.51%) Ultra Messaging
4 22 (7.51%) XSLT
5 21 (7.17%) Flash
6 5 (1.71%) WSH
7 4 (1.37%) ELK Stack
8 3 (1.02%) X-Windows
9 2 (0.68%) JSON
9 2 (0.68%) LAMP
9 2 (0.68%) LEMP Stack
9 2 (0.68%) OpenMP
9 2 (0.68%) REST
9 2 (0.68%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (0.34%) .NET
10 1 (0.34%) OpenVZ
10 1 (0.34%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 79 (26.96%) Data Centre
2 28 (9.56%) Computer Science
3 25 (8.53%) EMC VNX
4 24 (8.19%) Replication
5 19 (6.48%) Hybrid Cloud
6 18 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (5.12%) Clustering
8 11 (3.75%) Public Cloud
9 10 (3.41%) Management Information System
10 9 (3.07%) CLARiiON
11 8 (2.73%) EMC VMAX
11 8 (2.73%) PKI
12 6 (2.05%) Enterprise Storage
13 4 (1.37%) CMDB
13 4 (1.37%) Driving Licence
13 4 (1.37%) HP StoreVirtual
13 4 (1.37%) Statistics
13 4 (1.37%) VCE vBlock
14 3 (1.02%) Mainframe
14 3 (1.02%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 167 (57.00%) Windows
2 140 (47.78%) Linux
3 73 (24.91%) Solaris
4 68 (23.21%) Windows Server
5 66 (22.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 52 (17.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 47 (16.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 45 (15.36%) Unix
9 29 (9.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 17 (5.80%) CentOS
11 9 (3.07%) Debian
12 8 (2.73%) HPUX
13 7 (2.39%) Ubuntu
13 7 (2.39%) Windows 7
14 5 (1.71%) Mac OS X
14 5 (1.71%) Windows 2000 Server
15 4 (1.37%) CatOS
15 4 (1.37%) VMS
15 4 (1.37%) Windows 2000
15 4 (1.37%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (20.82%) Agile Software Development
1 61 (20.82%) Performance Tuning
2 54 (18.43%) ITIL
3 53 (18.09%) Benchmarking
4 33 (11.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 29 (9.90%) Risk Management
6 26 (8.87%) Load Balancing
7 20 (6.83%) Presales
8 18 (6.14%) Project Management
9 17 (5.80%) High Availability
9 17 (5.80%) Migration
10 15 (5.12%) Network Monitoring
11 14 (4.78%) Time Management
12 13 (4.44%) Change Management
12 13 (4.44%) GAP Analysis
13 12 (4.10%) Critical Success Factor
14 11 (3.75%) Capacity Planning
14 11 (3.75%) Performance Monitoring
15 10 (3.41%) Root Cause Analysis
16 9 (3.07%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 61 (20.82%) SQL
2 43 (14.68%) PowerShell
3 30 (10.24%) Java
4 22 (7.51%) JavaScript
5 19 (6.48%) Bash Shell
5 19 (6.48%) Python
6 8 (2.73%) Go
7 5 (1.71%) Korn
7 5 (1.71%) VBScript
8 3 (1.02%) C
8 3 (1.02%) Perl
8 3 (1.02%) Ruby
9 2 (0.68%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.34%) VB
Qualifications
1 43 (14.68%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (11.60%) CCNA
2 34 (11.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 33 (11.26%) MCSE
4 27 (9.22%) Degree
4 27 (9.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 25 (8.53%) CCNP
5 25 (8.53%) ITIL Certification
6 20 (6.83%) MCSA
7 7 (2.39%) EMC Certification
8 6 (2.05%) MCITP
9 5 (1.71%) MCP
10 3 (1.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (1.02%) NCDA
10 3 (1.02%) RHCE
10 3 (1.02%) Security Cleared
11 2 (0.68%) CCAA
11 2 (0.68%) CCSE
11 2 (0.68%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.68%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.51%) PCI DSS
2 15 (5.12%) SLA
3 5 (1.71%) QA
4 2 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.68%) SSAE 16
5 1 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.34%) EMIR
5 1 (0.34%) MiFID
System Software
1 164 (55.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 108 (36.86%) NFS
3 96 (32.76%) Hyper-V
4 64 (21.84%) Active Directory
5 53 (18.09%) SRDF
6 47 (16.04%) Oracle RAC
7 45 (15.36%) KVM
8 44 (15.02%) Xen
9 40 (13.65%) vSphere
10 21 (7.17%) XenApp
11 17 (5.80%) XenDesktop
12 14 (4.78%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 14 (4.78%) VMware ESXi
13 13 (4.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 11 (3.75%) ISA Server
15 10 (3.41%) VMware ESX
16 9 (3.07%) LXC
16 9 (3.07%) Virtual Servers
17 8 (2.73%) GlusterFS
17 8 (2.73%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 27 (9.22%) NetBackup
2 23 (7.85%) SCCM
3 17 (5.80%) SCOM
4 16 (5.46%) Oracle ZFS
5 11 (3.75%) McAfee ePO
6 10 (3.41%) Red Hat Satellite
6 10 (3.41%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 7 (2.39%) Puppet
8 6 (2.05%) EMC VPLEX
8 6 (2.05%) FortiGate
8 6 (2.05%) vMotion
8 6 (2.05%) WSUS
9 5 (1.71%) Backup Exec
10 4 (1.37%) Failover Clustering
10 4 (1.37%) Nagios
10 4 (1.37%) SCVMM
10 4 (1.37%) Simpana
11 3 (1.02%) Cisco Prime
11 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Clustering
11 3 (1.02%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 196 (66.89%) Cisco
2 188 (64.16%) VMware
3 117 (39.93%) EMC
4 98 (33.45%) NetApp
5 82 (27.99%) Microsoft
6 72 (24.57%) Oracle
7 71 (24.23%) HP
8 55 (18.77%) IBM
9 53 (18.09%) Intel
10 50 (17.06%) Citrix
11 45 (15.36%) Brocade
12 31 (10.58%) Red Hat
13 30 (10.24%) Avaya
13 30 (10.24%) F5
14 25 (8.53%) Sybase
15 22 (7.51%) DataSynapse
15 22 (7.51%) TIBCO
16 21 (7.17%) Nortel
16 21 (7.17%) Veritas
17 20 (6.83%) Sun
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