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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fibre Channel (FC)
UK
Rank 698 758 636
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -122
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 154 191 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.19% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.15% 1.09% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 108 155 304
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -7.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,800 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £65,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +23.52%

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
13376 17559 19429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.12% 17.14% 18.23%
Number of salaries quoted 10924 14578 15672
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 26 February 2017 within the UK.

Fibre Channel Salary Histogram in the UK

Fibre Channel
Top 27 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 26 February 2017. 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 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 +64 153 £55,000 +15.78% 7
London +92 98 £55,000 +17.02%
South East +29 37 £57,500 +9.52% 1
Surrey +72 23 £65,000 +23.80%
East of England +43 15 - - 1
City of London +41 12 £45,000 -5.26%
Cambridgeshire +16 11 - -
Kent +20 7 £32,500 -13.33%
Epsom - 7 - -
Peterborough - 6 - -
Berkshire +25 5 £70,000 +27.27%
Bracknell +19 5 £70,000 +40.00%
Hertfordshire +12 4 - - 1
Watford - 4 - - 1
Sittingbourne - 4 £32,500 -
West Sussex +8 2 £57,500 +60.83%
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £37,500 -
Gatwick - 2 £57,500 -
Cambridge - 2 - -
Yorkshire +33 1 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Tyne and Wear - 1 £34,150 - 1
North West - 1 - - 1
North East - 1 £34,150 - 1
North Yorkshire - 1 £37,500 - 1
Lancashire - 1 - -
York - 1 £37,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £34,150 - 1

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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.

1 229 (71.12%) SAN
2 208 (64.60%) Cisco
3 201 (62.42%) VMware
4 179 (55.59%) Windows
4 179 (55.59%) iSCSI
5 163 (50.62%) VMware Infrastructure
6 142 (44.10%) Linux
7 128 (39.75%) NFS
8 119 (36.96%) EMC
9 118 (36.65%) LAN
10 117 (36.34%) Hyper-V
11 115 (35.71%) NAS
11 115 (35.71%) WAN
12 111 (34.47%) NetApp
13 104 (32.30%) HP
14 95 (29.50%) FCoE
15 90 (27.95%) Firewall
16 85 (26.40%) Active Directory
17 84 (26.09%) Oracle
18 82 (25.47%) Amazon AWS
19 81 (25.16%) Data Centre
20 79 (24.53%) Solaris
21 77 (23.91%) Microsoft
22 72 (22.36%) Finance
23 71 (22.05%) IIS
23 71 (22.05%) Windows Server 2012
24 69 (21.43%) ITIL
25 68 (21.12%) Brocade
26 67 (20.81%) Citrix
27 66 (20.50%) Windows Server 2003

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 71 (22.05%) IIS
2 56 (17.39%) Oracle Coherence
3 54 (16.77%) Apache
4 48 (14.91%) Tomcat
5 46 (14.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 46 (14.29%) WebSphere
6 35 (10.87%) MS Exchange
7 31 (9.63%) DataSynapse
8 18 (5.59%) SharePoint
9 16 (4.97%) Exchange Server 2010
10 11 (3.42%) Skype for Business
11 8 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2007
11 8 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2013
12 7 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
12 7 (2.17%) SAS
13 2 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.62%) nginx
14 1 (0.31%) ColdFusion
14 1 (0.31%) OpenStack
Applications
1 44 (13.66%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.93%) MS Office
3 1 (0.31%) Abaqus
3 1 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.31%) Autodesk Flame
3 1 (0.31%) Autodesk Smoke
3 1 (0.31%) Avid Media Composer
3 1 (0.31%) Maya
3 1 (0.31%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 31 (9.63%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 82 (25.47%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (18.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (7.76%) Office 365
4 4 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.24%) IaaS
5 3 (0.93%) PaaS
6 2 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.31%) G Suite
7 1 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 229 (71.12%) SAN
2 179 (55.59%) iSCSI
3 118 (36.65%) LAN
4 115 (35.71%) NAS
4 115 (35.71%) WAN
5 95 (29.50%) FCoE
6 90 (27.95%) Firewall
7 62 (19.25%) Multicast
8 51 (15.84%) DNS
9 46 (14.29%) HTTP
10 45 (13.98%) Wireless
11 41 (12.73%) VPN
11 41 (12.73%) WLAN
12 38 (11.80%) DHCP
13 29 (9.01%) BGP
13 29 (9.01%) Cisco ASA
14 25 (7.76%) Cisco Nexus
14 25 (7.76%) VoIP
15 23 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 23 (7.14%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 41 (12.73%) Hadoop
2 41 (12.73%) HBase
3 24 (7.45%) OLTP
4 18 (5.59%) DB2
5 17 (5.28%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (4.66%) OLAP
6 15 (4.66%) Oracle OLAP
7 10 (3.11%) MySQL
8 9 (2.80%) VLDB
9 8 (2.48%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (2.48%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (0.62%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.62%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.62%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (0.62%) SQL Server 7
11 1 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (1.55%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (0.93%) Subversion
4 2 (0.62%) Bitbucket
4 2 (0.62%) JIRA
4 2 (0.62%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (0.62%) Oracle Forms
General
1 72 (22.36%) Finance
2 23 (7.14%) Banking
3 19 (5.90%) Investment Banking
4 10 (3.11%) Telecoms
5 3 (0.93%) Financial Institution
5 3 (0.93%) Publishing
6 2 (0.62%) German Language
6 2 (0.62%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.62%) Marketing
7 1 (0.31%) Law
7 1 (0.31%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.31%) Retail
Job Titles
1 73 (22.67%) Architect
2 69 (21.43%) Infrastructure Architect
3 58 (18.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 43 (13.35%) Technical Architect
5 40 (12.42%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 40 (12.42%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 33 (10.25%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 32 (9.94%) Network Engineer
8 31 (9.63%) Solutions Architect
9 30 (9.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 29 (9.01%) Administrator
11 27 (8.39%) Technical Solutions Architect
12 20 (6.21%) Systems Engineer
13 19 (5.90%) Network Infrastructure Architect
14 18 (5.59%) Analyst
14 18 (5.59%) Linux Engineer
14 18 (5.59%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
15 17 (5.28%) Network Support
15 17 (5.28%) Storage Manager
16 16 (4.97%) Storage Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (14.91%) Middleware
2 33 (10.25%) XML
3 31 (9.63%) HTML
3 31 (9.63%) Rendezvous
3 31 (9.63%) Ultra Messaging
3 31 (9.63%) XSLT
4 22 (6.83%) Flash
5 21 (6.52%) Web Services
6 8 (2.48%) 802.1X
7 3 (0.93%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (0.62%) Elastic Stack
8 2 (0.62%) JSON
8 2 (0.62%) LAMP
8 2 (0.62%) LEMP Stack
8 2 (0.62%) POSIX
8 2 (0.62%) REST
8 2 (0.62%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (0.31%) Catalyst
9 1 (0.31%) OpenMP
9 1 (0.31%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 81 (25.16%) Data Centre
2 33 (10.25%) Public Cloud
3 27 (8.39%) Computer Science
4 22 (6.83%) PKI
5 15 (4.66%) Hybrid Cloud
6 13 (4.04%) Clustering
6 13 (4.04%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 11 (3.42%) EMC VNX
8 10 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (3.11%) Replication
9 9 (2.80%) CLARiiON
10 8 (2.48%) EMC VMAX
11 7 (2.17%) Management Information System
12 6 (1.86%) Derivative
12 6 (1.86%) Private Cloud
12 6 (1.86%) Virtual Team
13 5 (1.55%) Device Driver
13 5 (1.55%) Enterprise Storage
14 4 (1.24%) Driving Licence
15 3 (0.93%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 179 (55.59%) Windows
2 142 (44.10%) Linux
3 79 (24.53%) Solaris
4 71 (22.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 66 (20.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 60 (18.63%) Windows Server
7 36 (11.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 32 (9.94%) Unix
9 24 (7.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (3.73%) CentOS
11 11 (3.42%) VMS
11 11 (3.42%) Windows 2000
11 11 (3.42%) Windows NT
12 8 (2.48%) Ubuntu
13 6 (1.86%) Data ONTAP
13 6 (1.86%) Mac OS X
14 4 (1.24%) Debian
15 3 (0.93%) Windows 7
16 2 (0.62%) Embedded Linux
16 2 (0.62%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (21.43%) ITIL
2 66 (20.50%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (18.63%) Performance Tuning
4 58 (18.01%) Benchmarking
5 34 (10.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 31 (9.63%) Migration
6 31 (9.63%) Presales
7 26 (8.07%) Project Management
8 22 (6.83%) Capacity Planning
9 19 (5.90%) Change Management
10 18 (5.59%) Desktop Virtualisation
10 18 (5.59%) Risk Management
11 17 (5.28%) Network Monitoring
12 16 (4.97%) Load Balancing
12 16 (4.97%) Performance Management
12 16 (4.97%) Storage Virtualisation
13 14 (4.35%) CRM
13 14 (4.35%) GAP Analysis
13 14 (4.35%) Service Management
14 13 (4.04%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 59 (18.32%) SQL
2 48 (14.91%) Java
3 37 (11.49%) PowerShell
4 32 (9.94%) JavaScript
5 24 (7.45%) Python
6 16 (4.97%) Bash Shell
7 15 (4.66%) Shell Script
8 11 (3.42%) Perl
9 10 (3.11%) Go
10 8 (2.48%) C
10 8 (2.48%) VB
11 3 (0.93%) C++
12 2 (0.62%) C#
12 2 (0.62%) F#
12 2 (0.62%) Haskell
12 2 (0.62%) Korn
12 2 (0.62%) ML
12 2 (0.62%) OCaml
12 2 (0.62%) Ruby
13 1 (0.31%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 47 (14.60%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (9.94%) CCNP
2 32 (9.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 29 (9.01%) Degree
4 27 (8.39%) CCNA
5 19 (5.90%) ITIL Certification
6 18 (5.59%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (4.04%) MCSE
8 10 (3.11%) MCSA
9 9 (2.80%) CCIE
10 8 (2.48%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (1.24%) CCDP
11 4 (1.24%) MCP
12 3 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (0.93%) RHCE
12 3 (0.93%) Security Cleared
13 2 (0.62%) CCAA
13 2 (0.62%) DBS Check
13 2 (0.62%) NCDA
13 2 (0.62%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.90%) SLA
2 17 (5.28%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.62%) SSAE 16
4 1 (0.31%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.31%) EMIR
4 1 (0.31%) MiFID
4 1 (0.31%) QA
System Software
1 163 (50.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 128 (39.75%) NFS
3 117 (36.34%) Hyper-V
4 85 (26.40%) Active Directory
5 58 (18.01%) SRDF
6 56 (17.39%) Oracle RAC
7 55 (17.08%) KVM
8 53 (16.46%) Xen
9 37 (11.49%) vSphere
10 22 (6.83%) XenDesktop
11 20 (6.21%) XenApp
12 19 (5.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 19 (5.90%) VMware ESXi
13 16 (4.97%) Terminal Services
13 16 (4.97%) VMware ESX
14 15 (4.66%) Forefront TMG
14 15 (4.66%) Virtual Machines
15 13 (4.04%) vCloud
16 12 (3.73%) ISA Server
17 10 (3.11%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 43 (13.35%) NetBackup
2 25 (7.76%) SCOM
3 20 (6.21%) SCCM
4 15 (4.66%) Puppet
5 13 (4.04%) vMotion
6 12 (3.73%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (3.42%) Oracle ZFS
8 10 (3.11%) Microsoft Clustering
8 10 (3.11%) Red Hat Satellite
9 9 (2.80%) Ansible
9 9 (2.80%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 8 (2.48%) EMC Navisphere
10 8 (2.48%) WMI
11 7 (2.17%) McAfee ePO
11 7 (2.17%) Salt
12 6 (1.86%) Cisco UCCX
12 6 (1.86%) FortiGate
13 5 (1.55%) Backup Exec
13 5 (1.55%) WSUS
14 4 (1.24%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 208 (64.60%) Cisco
2 201 (62.42%) VMware
3 119 (36.96%) EMC
4 111 (34.47%) NetApp
5 104 (32.30%) HP
6 84 (26.09%) Oracle
7 77 (23.91%) Microsoft
8 68 (21.12%) Brocade
9 67 (20.81%) Citrix
10 59 (18.32%) Intel
11 56 (17.39%) IBM
12 45 (13.98%) F5
13 43 (13.35%) Sybase
14 31 (9.63%) TIBCO
15 29 (9.01%) Avaya
16 28 (8.70%) Juniper
17 24 (7.45%) CheckPoint
17 24 (7.45%) Dell
18 23 (7.14%) Red Hat
18 23 (7.14%) Veritas
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Durham Professional Services Limited
Salary: From £48,000 to £52,000 per annum excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Cloud Computing International
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: 40k-60k
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £31,000 to £46,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £38300.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TK Maxx
Salary: Competitive + bonuses
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £55,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
North Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago