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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 743 634 816
Rank change year-on-year
-109 +182
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 191 330 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.31% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.10% 1.71% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 153 309 97
Average salary £51,000 £50,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £94,500 £88,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+23.52% +6.25%

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
17295 19322 17834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.06% 18.14% 17.28%
Number of salaries quoted 14387 15668 13992
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fibre Channel within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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 -122 183 £50,000 -2.91% 18
London -93 92 £47,500 -20.83% 4
South East +27 64 £52,500 +23.52% 5
Berkshire -12 26 £52,500 +31.25%
West Midlands -7 20 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Reading +3 19 £52,500 +31.25%
Sidcup - 19 £37,500 - 2
East Sussex +20 13 £70,000 +64.70% 1
Oxford +9 12 £56,250 -13.46%
Oxfordshire +5 12 £56,250 -13.46%
Lewes -5 10 £70,000 +64.70%
City of London +19 8 £56,250 -6.25% 1
Hounslow - 8 £52,500 -
Redditch - 8 £42,500 - 1
Worcestershire - 8 £42,500 - 1
Surrey +14 7 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Coventry +4 7 £44,000 -13.38%
Woking - 6 £52,500 -
East of England -30 5 £38,750 -8.82%
Wales - 5 £65,000 -
South Wales - 5 £65,000 -
Slough -9 4 £50,000 +25.00%
Kent - 4 £37,500 - 1
Birmingham +2 3 £44,000 +27.53%
Hertfordshire -6 3 £45,000 -25.00%
Brighton - 3 £45,000 -
Newbury +15 2 - -
West Yorkshire +13 2 £40,000 -36.00% 1
Leeds +6 2 £40,000 -36.00% 1
Yorkshire -10 2 £40,000 -5.88% 1

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 272 (66.67%) VMware
2 267 (65.44%) SAN
3 245 (60.05%) Cisco
3 245 (60.05%) Windows
3 245 (60.05%) iSCSI
4 217 (53.19%) VMware Infrastructure
5 183 (44.85%) Linux
6 147 (36.03%) Firewall
7 143 (35.05%) Microsoft
8 135 (33.09%) DNS
9 134 (32.84%) FCoE
10 126 (30.88%) Hyper-V
11 122 (29.90%) NFS
11 122 (29.90%) LAN
12 118 (28.92%) Windows Server
13 115 (28.19%) HP
14 113 (27.70%) TCP/IP
15 111 (27.21%) NetApp
16 110 (26.96%) Active Directory
17 106 (25.98%) DHCP
18 105 (25.74%) EMC
19 103 (25.25%) Citrix
19 103 (25.25%) Data Centre
20 89 (21.81%) Cisco Certification
21 88 (21.57%) WAN
22 87 (21.32%) Cisco Nexus
23 83 (20.34%) NAS
24 81 (19.85%) vSphere
25 78 (19.12%) Windows Server 2012
25 78 (19.12%) ITIL

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 74 (18.14%) MS Exchange
2 35 (8.58%) IIS
3 33 (8.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 26 (6.37%) Exchange Server 2013
5 23 (5.64%) Apache
6 22 (5.39%) SharePoint
7 19 (4.66%) Exchange Server 2000
7 19 (4.66%) Tomcat
8 17 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
8 17 (4.17%) OpenStack
9 15 (3.68%) Oracle Coherence
9 15 (3.68%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 15 (3.68%) WebSphere
10 11 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
11 6 (1.47%) Skype for Business
12 5 (1.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 3 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
14 1 (0.25%) Node.js
14 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 48 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.25%) MS Office
2 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (3.43%) RMDS
2 6 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 27 (6.62%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (4.66%) Cloud Computing
2 19 (4.66%) IaaS
3 14 (3.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (3.19%) PaaS
5 5 (1.23%) Office 365
6 4 (0.98%) Mimecast
6 4 (0.98%) SaaS
7 3 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.25%) Joyent
8 1 (0.25%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 267 (65.44%) SAN
2 245 (60.05%) iSCSI
3 147 (36.03%) Firewall
4 135 (33.09%) DNS
5 134 (32.84%) FCoE
6 122 (29.90%) LAN
7 113 (27.70%) TCP/IP
8 106 (25.98%) DHCP
9 88 (21.57%) WAN
10 87 (21.32%) Cisco Nexus
11 83 (20.34%) NAS
12 68 (16.67%) VPN
13 61 (14.95%) VLAN
14 57 (13.97%) Cisco ASA
14 57 (13.97%) SSL
15 53 (12.99%) Network Security
16 48 (11.76%) BGP
16 48 (11.76%) HTTP
17 47 (11.52%) OSPF
18 38 (9.31%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (12.75%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.17%) Hadoop
3 15 (3.68%) HBase
4 14 (3.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (2.45%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (1.96%) MySQL
8 6 (1.47%) KDB
9 5 (1.23%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.74%) OLTP
10 3 (0.74%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (0.74%) VLDB
11 1 (0.25%) Big Data
11 1 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.25%) Oracle Exadata
11 1 (0.25%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (1.47%) GDB
2 5 (1.23%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.23%) Subversion
3 3 (0.74%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.74%) JIRA
3 3 (0.74%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (0.74%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.49%) ClearCase
General
1 58 (14.22%) Finance
2 24 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 13 (3.19%) Banking
4 10 (2.45%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.21%) Advertising
6 8 (1.96%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.47%) Electronics
7 6 (1.47%) French Language
7 6 (1.47%) German Language
7 6 (1.47%) Marketing
8 3 (0.74%) Automotive
8 3 (0.74%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.49%) Legal
9 2 (0.49%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.49%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.25%) Back Office
10 1 (0.25%) Law
10 1 (0.25%) Military
10 1 (0.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 63 (15.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 58 (14.22%) Analyst
3 52 (12.75%) VMware Engineer
4 50 (12.25%) Consultant
4 50 (12.25%) Network Engineer
5 47 (11.52%) Architect
6 44 (10.78%) Administrator
6 44 (10.78%) Infrastructure Architect
7 40 (9.80%) Senior Network Engineer
8 37 (9.07%) Network Security Engineer
8 37 (9.07%) Security Engineer
9 35 (8.58%) Systems Administrator
10 34 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
11 33 (8.09%) Senior Network Security Engineer
11 33 (8.09%) Senior Security Engineer
11 33 (8.09%) Storage Engineer
12 31 (7.60%) Systems Engineer
13 30 (7.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 30 (7.35%) Support Engineer
14 26 (6.37%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.92%) XML
2 15 (3.68%) HTML
2 15 (3.68%) XSLT
3 14 (3.43%) Middleware
3 14 (3.43%) Rendezvous
3 14 (3.43%) Ultra Messaging
4 12 (2.94%) Web Services
5 9 (2.21%) .NET
6 7 (1.72%) LAMP
7 4 (0.98%) WSH
8 3 (0.74%) COM
9 2 (0.49%) Apache Flex
10 1 (0.25%) 802.1X
10 1 (0.25%) CSS
10 1 (0.25%) JSON
10 1 (0.25%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 103 (25.25%) Data Centre
2 58 (14.22%) Replication
3 54 (13.24%) Clustering
4 48 (11.76%) EMC VNX
5 44 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
6 40 (9.80%) Hybrid Cloud
7 23 (5.64%) Enterprise Storage
8 16 (3.92%) Statistics
9 14 (3.43%) EMC VMAX
10 13 (3.19%) Enterprise Cloud
11 9 (2.21%) Computer Science
11 9 (2.21%) HP Storage
11 9 (2.21%) PKI
12 7 (1.72%) FlexPod
13 5 (1.23%) Driving Licence
13 5 (1.23%) Hedge funds
13 5 (1.23%) VCE vBlock
14 4 (0.98%) e-Health
14 4 (0.98%) EqualLogic
14 4 (0.98%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 245 (60.05%) Windows
2 183 (44.85%) Linux
3 118 (28.92%) Windows Server
4 78 (19.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 77 (18.87%) Unix
6 75 (18.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 50 (12.25%) Solaris
8 36 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 35 (8.58%) Data ONTAP
10 26 (6.37%) Windows 8
11 23 (5.64%) CentOS
11 23 (5.64%) Windows 2000 Server
12 19 (4.66%) Windows Server 2003
13 16 (3.92%) Windows 7
14 11 (2.70%) HPUX
15 10 (2.45%) SUSE
16 9 (2.21%) Fedora
17 7 (1.72%) Debian
17 7 (1.72%) Mac OS X
17 7 (1.72%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (19.12%) ITIL
2 60 (14.71%) Capacity Planning
3 52 (12.75%) Mentoring
4 48 (11.76%) Load Balancing
5 44 (10.78%) Disaster Recovery
6 43 (10.54%) Presales
7 42 (10.29%) Performance Tuning
8 38 (9.31%) Migration
9 35 (8.58%) E-Commerce
10 30 (7.35%) Root Cause Analysis
11 27 (6.62%) Agile Software Development
12 24 (5.88%) Open Source
13 23 (5.64%) Benchmarking
13 23 (5.64%) Change Management
13 23 (5.64%) Problem Management
13 23 (5.64%) Vulnerability Management
14 22 (5.39%) Performance Monitoring
15 21 (5.15%) Performance Analysis
16 20 (4.90%) Data Protection
16 20 (4.90%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (16.18%) PowerShell
2 38 (9.31%) C
3 32 (7.84%) Shell Script
4 31 (7.60%) Python
5 29 (7.11%) Bash Shell
6 28 (6.86%) Java
7 27 (6.62%) Perl
8 22 (5.39%) Ruby
9 21 (5.15%) SQL
10 17 (4.17%) JavaScript
11 15 (3.68%) Korn
12 12 (2.94%) AWK
12 12 (2.94%) sed
13 7 (1.72%) VBScript
14 5 (1.23%) VB
15 2 (0.49%) Tcl
16 1 (0.25%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 89 (21.81%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (16.18%) CCNP
3 50 (12.25%) CCIE
4 37 (9.07%) CCNA
5 32 (7.84%) Degree
6 30 (7.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 27 (6.62%) MCSE
8 22 (5.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 16 (3.92%) MCITP
10 10 (2.45%) NCDA
11 9 (2.21%) MCSA
12 8 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (1.96%) Security Cleared
13 6 (1.47%) RHCE
13 6 (1.47%) RHCT
14 5 (1.23%) MCP
14 5 (1.23%) VCP4
14 5 (1.23%) VCP5
15 4 (0.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 4 (0.98%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.13%) SLA
2 14 (3.43%) QA
3 10 (2.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.72%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.98%) Data Quality
System Software
1 217 (53.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 126 (30.88%) Hyper-V
3 122 (29.90%) NFS
4 110 (26.96%) Active Directory
5 81 (19.85%) vSphere
6 62 (15.20%) VMware ESX
7 43 (10.54%) XenApp
8 41 (10.05%) VMware ESXi
9 37 (9.07%) Xen
10 26 (6.37%) KVM
11 23 (5.64%) SRDF
12 15 (3.68%) Oracle RAC
13 10 (2.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 10 (2.45%) XenDesktop
14 9 (2.21%) Firmware
15 7 (1.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 7 (1.72%) XenServer
16 6 (1.47%) VMware Workstation
17 5 (1.23%) Samba
18 3 (0.74%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 45 (11.03%) NetBackup
2 41 (10.05%) SCCM
3 33 (8.09%) SCOM
4 30 (7.35%) Backup Exec
5 28 (6.86%) vMotion
6 22 (5.39%) Cisco Prime
7 19 (4.66%) WSUS
8 17 (4.17%) HP Data Protector
9 16 (3.92%) Oracle ZFS
9 16 (3.92%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 13 (3.19%) ZABBIX
11 12 (2.94%) SELinux
12 11 (2.70%) Puppet
13 10 (2.45%) Simpana
14 9 (2.21%) Bacula
14 9 (2.21%) EMC NetWorker
14 9 (2.21%) Zenoss
15 7 (1.72%) MAILsweeper
15 7 (1.72%) MIMEsweeper
15 7 (1.72%) Nagios
Vendors
1 272 (66.67%) VMware
2 245 (60.05%) Cisco
3 143 (35.05%) Microsoft
4 115 (28.19%) HP
5 111 (27.21%) NetApp
6 105 (25.74%) EMC
7 103 (25.25%) Citrix
8 63 (15.44%) Oracle
9 48 (11.76%) Red Hat
10 45 (11.03%) Symantec
11 42 (10.29%) Dell
12 39 (9.56%) Brocade
12 39 (9.56%) CheckPoint
13 31 (7.60%) IBM
13 31 (7.60%) Juniper
14 25 (6.13%) 3PAR
14 25 (6.13%) Avaya
15 24 (5.88%) CommVault
15 24 (5.88%) Intel
16 19 (4.66%) Veritas
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stroud, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 5 days ago
Sidcup, Kent
The Resourcing Hub
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sidcup, Kent
The Resourcing Hub
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Premier IT
Salary: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
dotMailer Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Generous Company Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Kent
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Overtime and Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago