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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 777 699 771
Rank change year-on-year
-78 +72
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 138 273 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.25% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.83% 1.47% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 119 235 191
Median salary £54,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.90% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £95,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £45,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +16.88%

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
16583 18590 20776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.91% 16.92% 17.64%
Number of salaries quoted 13798 15290 16608
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -77 135 £52,000 -9.56% 8
London +6 99 £55,000 -26.66% 5
South East -36 14 £67,500 +50.00%
City of London +48 10 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Croydon - 9 £50,000 -
West Midlands -7 8 £48,000 +20.00% 1
Canary Wharf - 8 £100,000 -
North West +16 7 £42,500 -
Coventry - 6 £48,000 -
East of England +14 5 £50,000 -16.66%
East Sussex +10 5 £70,000 -
Manchester +1 5 £46,000 -
Surrey +27 4 £75,000 +25.00%
Hertfordshire +17 4 £55,000 -24.13%
Kingston Upon Thames +6 3 £38,447 +1.00% 1
Berkshire -5 3 £67,500 +50.00%
Rochdale - 3 £46,000 -
Lewes - 3 £70,000 -
Staines - 3 £75,000 -
Leeds +28 2 £42,500 -26.08%
Yorkshire +15 2 £42,500 -29.16%
West Yorkshire +13 2 £42,500 -26.08%
Watford +11 2 £55,000 -24.13%
Slough +10 2 £82,500 +73.68%
Brighton +3 2 £29,734 -
Gatwick - 2 £58,500 -
Wimbledon - 2 - -
Merseyside - 2 £32,500 -
Liverpool - 2 £32,500 -
West Sussex - 2 £58,500 -

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 220 (69.84%) SAN
2 216 (68.57%) Windows
3 207 (65.71%) VMware
4 202 (64.13%) Cisco
5 190 (60.32%) iSCSI
6 173 (54.92%) VMware Infrastructure
7 168 (53.33%) Linux
8 133 (42.22%) Microsoft
9 119 (37.78%) Data Centre
10 116 (36.83%) NetApp
11 114 (36.19%) Firewall
12 108 (34.29%) Windows Server
13 107 (33.97%) NFS
14 95 (30.16%) HP
15 92 (29.21%) EMC
16 86 (27.30%) vSphere
17 85 (26.98%) WAN
18 80 (25.40%) Windows Server 2012
19 79 (25.08%) ITIL
19 79 (25.08%) Hyper-V
20 78 (24.76%) TCP/IP
21 77 (24.44%) Active Directory
21 77 (24.44%) Windows Server 2008
22 75 (23.81%) NAS
22 75 (23.81%) LAN
23 70 (22.22%) Citrix
24 64 (20.32%) Brocade
25 63 (20.00%) Finance
26 62 (19.68%) FCoE
27 61 (19.37%) Oracle

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 59 (18.73%) IIS
2 47 (14.92%) MS Exchange
3 28 (8.89%) Apache
4 23 (7.30%) Tomcat
5 19 (6.03%) Exchange Server 2013
6 17 (5.40%) Exchange Server 2010
7 15 (4.76%) Oracle Coherence
7 15 (4.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 15 (4.76%) WebSphere
8 13 (4.13%) SharePoint
9 10 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2000
10 7 (2.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 7 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (1.90%) Skype for Business
12 5 (1.59%) nginx
12 5 (1.59%) OpenStack
12 5 (1.59%) SAS
13 4 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
14 2 (0.63%) Eucalyptus
14 2 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 51 (16.19%) MS Excel
2 21 (6.67%) MS Office
3 4 (1.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.95%) RMDS
2 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.35%) IaaS
2 17 (5.40%) PaaS
3 16 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (3.49%) Office 365
5 8 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (1.27%) Mimecast
7 3 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.63%) Nimbula
9 1 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 220 (69.84%) SAN
2 190 (60.32%) iSCSI
3 114 (36.19%) Firewall
4 85 (26.98%) WAN
5 78 (24.76%) TCP/IP
6 75 (23.81%) LAN
6 75 (23.81%) NAS
7 62 (19.68%) FCoE
8 58 (18.41%) DNS
9 53 (16.83%) VPN
10 51 (16.19%) Multicast
11 45 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
12 32 (10.16%) Cisco IOS
13 27 (8.57%) SSL
13 27 (8.57%) VoIP
14 25 (7.94%) DHCP
15 24 (7.62%) Wireless
16 23 (7.30%) MPLS
17 22 (6.98%) IPsec
18 21 (6.67%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (18.41%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.30%) Oracle Database
3 19 (6.03%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (5.08%) MySQL
5 15 (4.76%) OLTP
6 13 (4.13%) DB2
7 12 (3.81%) OLAP
7 12 (3.81%) Oracle OLAP
8 7 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.27%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.27%) HBase
9 4 (1.27%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.27%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (0.95%) VLDB
11 2 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.32%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (5.71%) Git (software)
2 17 (5.40%) Jenkins
2 17 (5.40%) Subversion
3 12 (3.81%) Ant
3 12 (3.81%) GCC
4 8 (2.54%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (1.27%) ClearCase
5 4 (1.27%) JIRA
5 4 (1.27%) TeamCity
5 4 (1.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.32%) GitLab
6 1 (0.32%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.32%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.32%) Vagrant
General
1 63 (20.00%) Finance
2 20 (6.35%) Banking
3 19 (6.03%) Japanese Language
4 18 (5.71%) Billing
5 14 (4.44%) Law
6 10 (3.17%) Financial Institution
7 7 (2.22%) Marketing
7 7 (2.22%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.59%) German Language
9 4 (1.27%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.95%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.63%) Publishing
12 1 (0.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 59 (18.73%) Administrator
2 45 (14.29%) Consultant
3 44 (13.97%) Systems Administrator
4 36 (11.43%) Architect
4 36 (11.43%) Storage Engineer
5 35 (11.11%) Network Engineer
6 29 (9.21%) Infrastructure Architect
7 26 (8.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 25 (7.94%) EMC Engineer
9 21 (6.67%) EMC Storage Engineer
9 21 (6.67%) Storage Consultant
9 21 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
10 20 (6.35%) IT Manager
10 20 (6.35%) Systems Manager
11 19 (6.03%) Windows Administrator
12 18 (5.71%) Analyst
13 16 (5.08%) Network Consultant
13 16 (5.08%) Windows Systems Administrator
14 15 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
14 15 (4.76%) Storage Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.08%) Middleware
2 15 (4.76%) .NET
3 12 (3.81%) FIX Protocol
4 9 (2.86%) Web Services
5 8 (2.54%) LAMP
6 6 (1.90%) 802.1X
6 6 (1.90%) XML
7 4 (1.27%) ELK Stack
7 4 (1.27%) Rendezvous
8 3 (0.95%) Flash
8 3 (0.95%) Ultra Messaging
8 3 (0.95%) XML Schema
9 2 (0.63%) COM
9 2 (0.63%) HTML
9 2 (0.63%) LEMP Stack
9 2 (0.63%) XSLT
10 1 (0.32%) OAuth
10 1 (0.32%) SAML
10 1 (0.32%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 119 (37.78%) Data Centre
2 56 (17.78%) Replication
3 32 (10.16%) EMC VNX
4 30 (9.52%) Clustering
5 23 (7.30%) HP StoreVirtual
5 23 (7.30%) PKI
6 20 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (5.08%) EMC VMAX
7 16 (5.08%) Public Cloud
8 11 (3.49%) Computer Science
9 10 (3.17%) VCE vBlock
10 9 (2.86%) Enterprise Storage
11 8 (2.54%) Hedge funds
12 7 (2.22%) Driving Licence
12 7 (2.22%) Private Cloud
13 5 (1.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 5 (1.59%) EqualLogic
13 5 (1.59%) iPhone
14 4 (1.27%) Smartphone
14 4 (1.27%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 216 (68.57%) Windows
2 168 (53.33%) Linux
3 108 (34.29%) Windows Server
4 80 (25.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 77 (24.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 51 (16.19%) Unix
7 49 (15.56%) Solaris
8 37 (11.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 31 (9.84%) Windows Server 2003
10 20 (6.35%) Windows 2000 Server
11 19 (6.03%) CentOS
12 18 (5.71%) HPUX
13 16 (5.08%) Debian
14 13 (4.13%) Data ONTAP
14 13 (4.13%) Windows 8
15 12 (3.81%) Oracle Linux
16 11 (3.49%) Windows 7
17 10 (3.17%) Windows 10
17 10 (3.17%) Windows 2000
17 10 (3.17%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (25.08%) ITIL
2 46 (14.60%) Performance Tuning
3 41 (13.02%) Disaster Recovery
4 30 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
5 28 (8.89%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 26 (8.25%) Performance Monitoring
6 26 (8.25%) Server Virtualisation
7 25 (7.94%) Benchmarking
7 25 (7.94%) Migration
8 24 (7.62%) Change Management
9 23 (7.30%) Incident Management
9 23 (7.30%) Mentoring
10 22 (6.98%) Data Centre Operations
10 22 (6.98%) Presales
11 21 (6.67%) Load Balancing
12 20 (6.35%) High Availability
13 19 (6.03%) Capacity Management
14 18 (5.71%) Configuration Management
14 18 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
14 18 (5.71%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (16.19%) SQL
2 26 (8.25%) PowerShell
3 24 (7.62%) Bash Shell
4 20 (6.35%) Java
5 17 (5.40%) Ruby
6 16 (5.08%) Perl
6 16 (5.08%) PHP
7 7 (2.22%) C
7 7 (2.22%) Korn
8 6 (1.90%) Python
9 5 (1.59%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.95%) C++
10 3 (0.95%) Embedded C
11 2 (0.63%) C#
11 2 (0.63%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.32%) AWK
12 1 (0.32%) sed
12 1 (0.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 47 (14.92%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (13.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 41 (13.02%) MCSE
4 38 (12.06%) CCNA
5 29 (9.21%) CCNP
6 24 (7.62%) MCSA
6 24 (7.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 23 (7.30%) Degree
8 19 (6.03%) EMC Certification
8 19 (6.03%) ITIL Certification
9 14 (4.44%) RHCE
10 6 (1.90%) CCIE
11 5 (1.59%) Citrix Certification
12 4 (1.27%) MCITP
13 3 (0.95%) CCA
13 3 (0.95%) CCAA
13 3 (0.95%) MCP
14 2 (0.63%) NCDA
14 2 (0.63%) RHCSA
14 2 (0.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (8.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (5.08%) SLA
3 13 (4.13%) QA
4 3 (0.95%) SSAE 16
5 2 (0.63%) COBIT
5 2 (0.63%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.63%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.32%) ISO22301
6 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 173 (54.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 107 (33.97%) NFS
3 86 (27.30%) vSphere
4 79 (25.08%) Hyper-V
5 77 (24.44%) Active Directory
6 45 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
7 33 (10.48%) XenApp
8 25 (7.94%) SRDF
9 22 (6.98%) VMware ESX
10 21 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
11 16 (5.08%) Oracle RAC
11 16 (5.08%) Virtual Servers
11 16 (5.08%) XenDesktop
12 15 (4.76%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 15 (4.76%) KVM
12 15 (4.76%) vCloud
12 15 (4.76%) Xen
13 13 (4.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 12 (3.81%) ISA Server
15 8 (2.54%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 45 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 31 (9.84%) SCCM
3 26 (8.25%) EMC VPLEX
4 23 (7.30%) Backup Exec
5 22 (6.98%) Puppet
6 21 (6.67%) SCOM
7 17 (5.40%) Microsoft Clustering
7 17 (5.40%) vMotion
8 15 (4.76%) Oracle ZFS
9 13 (4.13%) FortiGate
10 12 (3.81%) WSUS
11 11 (3.49%) Failover Clustering
12 8 (2.54%) Red Hat Satellite
12 8 (2.54%) Simpana
13 7 (2.22%) SELinux
14 6 (1.90%) Nagios
14 6 (1.90%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 6 (1.90%) SnapMirror
15 5 (1.59%) SCVMM
15 5 (1.59%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 207 (65.71%) VMware
2 202 (64.13%) Cisco
3 133 (42.22%) Microsoft
4 116 (36.83%) NetApp
5 95 (30.16%) HP
6 92 (29.21%) EMC
7 70 (22.22%) Citrix
8 64 (20.32%) Brocade
9 61 (19.37%) Oracle
10 54 (17.14%) Red Hat
11 40 (12.70%) IBM
12 36 (11.43%) Juniper
13 32 (10.16%) 3PAR
13 32 (10.16%) Veeam
14 29 (9.21%) Dell
14 29 (9.21%) Veritas
15 26 (8.25%) Symantec
16 25 (7.94%) Intel
17 19 (6.03%) Isilon
18 17 (5.40%) CommVault
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