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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 783 756 747
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -9
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 128 208 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.19% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.80% 1.15% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 93 173 185
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,486 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £87,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.50%

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
15937 18148 20922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.89% 16.54% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 13071 15088 16484
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -24 123 £50,000 - 15
London +46 78 £55,000 -4.34% 8
South East +12 24 £58,000 +28.88% 3
City of London +74 12 £55,000 +20.21% 4
West Midlands -5 9 £48,000 +20.00% 1
Surrey +20 7 £55,000 +10.00% 1
East of England +2 6 £43,750 +23.28% 1
Croydon - 6 £50,000 -
West Sussex +23 5 £58,500 +80.00%
Oxfordshire -6 5 £70,000 +47.36%
Worcestershire - 5 £48,000 -
Gatwick - 5 £58,500 -
Malvern - 5 £48,000 -
Hertfordshire +16 4 - -
Kent +10 4 £43,000 +17.00%
Oxford +3 4 £70,000 +40.00%
Welwyn Garden City +1 4 - -
Coventry -1 4 £48,000 +9.35% 1
North West -9 3 £37,500 -53.12% 2
East Sussex +11 2 £29,734 -32.42%
Brighton +10 2 £29,734 -32.42%
Canary Wharf - 2 £100,000 -
Manchester - 2 £40,000 - 2
Guildford - 2 - -
North East - 2 £33,000 -
Yorkshire +27 1 £45,000 -21.73%
Scotland +25 1 - -
Cambridge +12 1 £45,000 - 1
Essex +7 1 £42,500 -
Cambridgeshire +5 1 £45,000 - 1

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 206 (70.07%) SAN
2 204 (69.39%) Cisco
3 193 (65.65%) Windows
4 189 (64.29%) VMware
5 166 (56.46%) iSCSI
6 163 (55.44%) VMware Infrastructure
7 151 (51.36%) Linux
8 120 (40.82%) Microsoft
9 118 (40.14%) NetApp
10 114 (38.78%) NFS
11 110 (37.41%) Data Centre
12 102 (34.69%) EMC
13 101 (34.35%) Firewall
14 94 (31.97%) WAN
15 89 (30.27%) HP
16 85 (28.91%) Windows Server
17 84 (28.57%) NAS
18 83 (28.23%) LAN
19 75 (25.51%) Windows Server 2008
20 74 (25.17%) vSphere
21 73 (24.83%) Active Directory
22 68 (23.13%) Windows Server 2012
23 67 (22.79%) ITIL
24 66 (22.45%) SQL Server
25 65 (22.11%) MS Excel
25 65 (22.11%) Citrix
26 64 (21.77%) SQL
26 64 (21.77%) Finance
27 62 (21.09%) TCP/IP
28 61 (20.75%) Brocade

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 58 (19.73%) IIS
2 38 (12.93%) MS Exchange
3 35 (11.90%) Apache
4 29 (9.86%) Tomcat
5 22 (7.48%) Oracle Coherence
5 22 (7.48%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 22 (7.48%) WebSphere
6 19 (6.46%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (2.72%) SharePoint
9 5 (1.70%) nginx
9 5 (1.70%) Skype for Business
10 3 (1.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (1.02%) SAS
11 2 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.68%) Eucalyptus
11 2 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.34%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.34%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 65 (22.11%) MS Excel
2 23 (7.82%) MS Office
3 4 (1.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) RMDS
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 46 (15.65%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (6.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (6.46%) Office 365
3 11 (3.74%) IaaS
4 8 (2.72%) Mimecast
4 8 (2.72%) PaaS
5 2 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.68%) Nimbula
6 1 (0.34%) SaaS
6 1 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 206 (70.07%) SAN
2 166 (56.46%) iSCSI
3 101 (34.35%) Firewall
4 94 (31.97%) WAN
5 84 (28.57%) NAS
6 83 (28.23%) LAN
7 62 (21.09%) TCP/IP
8 56 (19.05%) FCoE
9 55 (18.71%) DNS
10 49 (16.67%) Multicast
11 46 (15.65%) VPN
12 42 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
13 34 (11.56%) VoIP
14 29 (9.86%) DHCP
14 29 (9.86%) Wireless
15 25 (8.50%) WLAN
16 24 (8.16%) InfiniBand
17 22 (7.48%) HTTP
18 20 (6.80%) VLAN
19 18 (6.12%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (22.45%) SQL Server
2 26 (8.84%) Data Warehouse
3 25 (8.50%) OLTP
4 21 (7.14%) DB2
5 20 (6.80%) OLAP
5 20 (6.80%) Oracle OLAP
6 15 (5.10%) Oracle Database
7 10 (3.40%) MySQL
8 6 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (1.70%) VLDB
10 4 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.02%) Hadoop
11 3 (1.02%) HBase
11 3 (1.02%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.68%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2016
12 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 7
13 1 (0.34%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (3.74%) Git (software)
2 10 (3.40%) Subversion
3 9 (3.06%) Jenkins
4 8 (2.72%) Ant
4 8 (2.72%) GCC
5 7 (2.38%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (2.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.34%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.34%) GitLab
7 1 (0.34%) JIRA
7 1 (0.34%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.34%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.34%) Vagrant
General
1 64 (21.77%) Finance
2 19 (6.46%) Banking
2 19 (6.46%) Japanese Language
3 18 (6.12%) Billing
4 12 (4.08%) Law
5 9 (3.06%) Marketing
6 6 (2.04%) Publishing
6 6 (2.04%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.36%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.02%) Legal
9 2 (0.68%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.68%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.68%) Retail
10 1 (0.34%) Advertising
10 1 (0.34%) Electronics
10 1 (0.34%) German Language
Job Titles
1 59 (20.07%) Architect
2 52 (17.69%) Infrastructure Architect
3 47 (15.99%) Administrator
4 41 (13.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 38 (12.93%) Systems Administrator
6 30 (10.20%) Consultant
6 30 (10.20%) Storage Engineer
7 29 (9.86%) Network Engineer
8 24 (8.16%) EMC Engineer
9 22 (7.48%) VMware Engineer
10 21 (7.14%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
10 21 (7.14%) Lead Architect
10 21 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
10 21 (7.14%) Storage Consultant
11 20 (6.80%) EMC Storage Engineer
11 20 (6.80%) Network Infrastructure Architect
12 17 (5.78%) Storage Architect
13 15 (5.10%) Systems Engineer
14 14 (4.76%) Analyst
14 14 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (7.82%) Middleware
2 16 (5.44%) Web Services
3 8 (2.72%) .NET
3 8 (2.72%) FIX Protocol
4 7 (2.38%) Flash
4 7 (2.38%) LAMP
5 6 (2.04%) 802.1X
5 6 (2.04%) XML
6 5 (1.70%) ELK Stack
6 5 (1.70%) WSH
7 3 (1.02%) Rendezvous
7 3 (1.02%) X-Windows
8 2 (0.68%) COM
8 2 (0.68%) HTML
8 2 (0.68%) Ultra Messaging
8 2 (0.68%) XML Schema
8 2 (0.68%) XSLT
9 1 (0.34%) JSON
9 1 (0.34%) REST
9 1 (0.34%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 110 (37.41%) Data Centre
2 53 (18.03%) Replication
3 31 (10.54%) Clustering
4 27 (9.18%) EMC VNX
5 19 (6.46%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (6.12%) HP StoreVirtual
6 18 (6.12%) Hybrid Cloud
6 18 (6.12%) Public Cloud
7 16 (5.44%) PKI
8 14 (4.76%) Computer Science
9 11 (3.74%) Enterprise Storage
10 9 (3.06%) VCE vBlock
11 8 (2.72%) Management Information System
12 7 (2.38%) Hedge funds
13 6 (2.04%) Statistics
14 5 (1.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 5 (1.70%) Driving Licence
14 5 (1.70%) EMC VMAX
14 5 (1.70%) iPhone
14 5 (1.70%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 193 (65.65%) Windows
2 151 (51.36%) Linux
3 85 (28.91%) Windows Server
4 75 (25.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 68 (23.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 53 (18.03%) Solaris
7 47 (15.99%) Unix
8 39 (13.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 34 (11.56%) Windows Server 2003
10 24 (8.16%) CentOS
11 18 (6.12%) HPUX
12 17 (5.78%) Windows 7
13 16 (5.44%) Debian
14 11 (3.74%) Windows 2000 Server
15 10 (3.40%) Windows 10
15 10 (3.40%) Windows 2000
15 10 (3.40%) Windows NT
16 9 (3.06%) VMS
17 8 (2.72%) Android
17 8 (2.72%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (22.79%) ITIL
2 48 (16.33%) Performance Tuning
3 44 (14.97%) Disaster Recovery
4 34 (11.56%) Benchmarking
5 29 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (9.86%) Load Balancing
6 25 (8.50%) Migration
6 25 (8.50%) Presales
7 22 (7.48%) Capacity Planning
7 22 (7.48%) Change Management
7 22 (7.48%) Risk Management
8 20 (6.80%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 20 (6.80%) Server Virtualisation
9 19 (6.46%) High Availability
10 17 (5.78%) Performance Monitoring
11 16 (5.44%) Configuration Management
11 16 (5.44%) SIEM
12 15 (5.10%) Capacity Management
12 15 (5.10%) Incident Management
12 15 (5.10%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (21.77%) SQL
2 31 (10.54%) PowerShell
3 22 (7.48%) Bash Shell
4 13 (4.42%) Java
4 13 (4.42%) Python
5 11 (3.74%) Ruby
6 10 (3.40%) Perl
6 10 (3.40%) PHP
7 6 (2.04%) Korn
8 5 (1.70%) VBScript
9 2 (0.68%) C
9 2 (0.68%) C#
9 2 (0.68%) C++
9 2 (0.68%) Embedded C
9 2 (0.68%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.68%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.34%) AWK
10 1 (0.34%) sed
Qualifications
1 44 (14.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (14.63%) MCSE
3 37 (12.59%) Cisco Certification
4 33 (11.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 30 (10.20%) CCNA
6 24 (8.16%) ITIL Certification
6 24 (8.16%) MCSA
7 23 (7.82%) Degree
8 19 (6.46%) EMC Certification
9 18 (6.12%) CCNP
10 10 (3.40%) RHCE
11 6 (2.04%) MCITP
12 5 (1.70%) Citrix Certification
13 3 (1.02%) CCA
13 3 (1.02%) CCAA
14 2 (0.68%) CCIP
14 2 (0.68%) CCSE
14 2 (0.68%) MCTS
14 2 (0.68%) NCIE
14 2 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (4.08%) PCI DSS
3 11 (3.74%) QA
4 8 (2.72%) SLA
5 3 (1.02%) SSAE 16
6 2 (0.68%) COBIT
6 2 (0.68%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.34%) ISO22301
System Software
1 163 (55.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 114 (38.78%) NFS
3 74 (25.17%) vSphere
4 73 (24.83%) Active Directory
5 55 (18.71%) Hyper-V
6 34 (11.56%) SRDF
6 34 (11.56%) VMware ESXi
7 32 (10.88%) XenApp
8 23 (7.82%) Oracle RAC
9 22 (7.48%) KVM
9 22 (7.48%) Xen
10 17 (5.78%) Virtual Servers
10 17 (5.78%) XenDesktop
11 16 (5.44%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 16 (5.44%) VMware ESX
12 15 (5.10%) vCloud
13 13 (4.42%) Virtual Machines
14 11 (3.74%) ISA Server
15 10 (3.40%) Veritas Volume Manager
16 8 (2.72%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 41 (13.95%) NetBackup
2 26 (8.84%) SCCM
3 19 (6.46%) Puppet
3 19 (6.46%) SCOM
4 15 (5.10%) EMC VPLEX
5 14 (4.76%) FortiGate
5 14 (4.76%) vMotion
6 13 (4.42%) Oracle ZFS
7 11 (3.74%) Microsoft Clustering
8 9 (3.06%) Backup Exec
9 7 (2.38%) Simpana
10 6 (2.04%) Failover Clustering
10 6 (2.04%) WSUS
11 5 (1.70%) McAfee ePO
11 5 (1.70%) Nagios
11 5 (1.70%) SnapMirror
11 5 (1.70%) SnapVault
11 5 (1.70%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 4 (1.36%) NetApp OnCommand
12 4 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 204 (69.39%) Cisco
2 189 (64.29%) VMware
3 120 (40.82%) Microsoft
4 118 (40.14%) NetApp
5 102 (34.69%) EMC
6 89 (30.27%) HP
7 65 (22.11%) Citrix
8 61 (20.75%) Brocade
9 60 (20.41%) Oracle
10 44 (14.97%) Red Hat
11 38 (12.93%) IBM
12 34 (11.56%) Intel
13 32 (10.88%) Veeam
14 31 (10.54%) Juniper
15 27 (9.18%) 3PAR
16 24 (8.16%) Dell
16 24 (8.16%) SolidFire
17 22 (7.48%) Veritas
18 21 (7.14%) Symantec
19 19 (6.46%) Isilon
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Cyber Team
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Cyber Team
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Teddington
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Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 DOE + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Basingstoke
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £85000 Per Annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £32k - 47k per year + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Surrey
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Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
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Salford, Lancashire
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Salary: Competitive
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