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

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 755 662 791
Rank change year-on-year
-93 +129
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 166 306 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.28% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.00% 1.59% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 148 257 188
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +13.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £95,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,750 £47,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-1.57% +17.28%

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
16572 19303 20964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.07% 17.44% 17.34%
Number of salaries quoted 13775 15728 16720
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
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 25 June 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 June 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 -66 166 £55,000 -8.33% 13
London +1 115 £57,500 -23.33% 4
South East +2 23 £70,000 +55.55% 5
City of London +32 17 £57,500 -4.16% 1
East Sussex +18 10 £70,000 -
West Midlands -17 9 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Yorkshire +13 8 £43,750 -27.08%
Lewes - 8 £70,000 -
Canary Wharf - 7 £100,000 -
North Yorkshire +19 6 £45,000 -25.00%
Berkshire +1 6 £56,250 +35.54% 1
Surrey +24 5 £75,000 +25.00% 1
Worcestershire - 5 £50,000 -
Redditch - 5 £50,000 -
Mayfair - 5 £100,000 -
East of England +23 4 £50,000 -16.66%
North West +16 4 £46,000 +21.05% 3
East Midlands +4 4 £33,000 -5.71%
Harrogate +28 3 £47,500 -
Hertfordshire +18 3 £55,000 -24.13%
Derbyshire +15 3 £33,000 -5.71%
Derby +7 3 £33,000 -5.71%
Reading +3 3 £67,500 +62.65%
Manchester +2 3 £46,000 -40.64%
Kingston Upon Thames -1 3 £38,447 +1.00%
Croydon - 3 £50,000 - 1
Rochdale - 3 £46,000 -
Coventry - 3 £44,500 - 1
Ripon - 3 £40,000 -
Staines - 3 £75,000 - 1

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 234 (69.03%) SAN
2 232 (68.44%) VMware
3 228 (67.26%) Windows
4 214 (63.13%) Cisco
5 208 (61.36%) iSCSI
6 192 (56.64%) VMware Infrastructure
7 170 (50.15%) Linux
8 140 (41.30%) Microsoft
9 137 (40.41%) Firewall
10 126 (37.17%) Data Centre
11 115 (33.92%) Windows Server
12 107 (31.56%) NetApp
13 101 (29.79%) NFS
14 96 (28.32%) vSphere
15 95 (28.02%) Hyper-V
16 93 (27.43%) HP
17 91 (26.84%) EMC
18 87 (25.66%) WAN
19 85 (25.07%) TCP/IP
20 84 (24.78%) Windows Server 2012
21 82 (24.19%) Active Directory
22 79 (23.30%) ITIL
23 76 (22.42%) LAN
24 74 (21.83%) Citrix
25 70 (20.65%) Windows Server 2008
26 69 (20.35%) NAS
27 68 (20.06%) FCoE
28 64 (18.88%) DNS
29 61 (17.99%) VPN
29 61 (17.99%) 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 57 (16.81%) MS Exchange
2 46 (13.57%) IIS
3 30 (8.85%) Exchange Server 2013
4 22 (6.49%) Apache
5 20 (5.90%) Exchange Server 2000
6 19 (5.60%) Exchange Server 2010
7 18 (5.31%) Tomcat
8 12 (3.54%) Oracle Coherence
8 12 (3.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 12 (3.54%) WebSphere
9 10 (2.95%) SharePoint
10 8 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2007
10 8 (2.36%) OpenStack
11 7 (2.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 7 (2.06%) Skype for Business
12 5 (1.47%) SAS
13 4 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (1.18%) nginx
14 2 (0.59%) Drupal
14 2 (0.59%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 57 (16.81%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.42%) MS Office
3 3 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.88%) RMDS
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (8.26%) IaaS
2 21 (6.19%) PaaS
3 15 (4.42%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (2.36%) Office 365
5 4 (1.18%) SaaS
6 3 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.88%) Mimecast
7 2 (0.59%) Nimbula
8 1 (0.29%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 234 (69.03%) SAN
2 208 (61.36%) iSCSI
3 137 (40.41%) Firewall
4 87 (25.66%) WAN
5 85 (25.07%) TCP/IP
6 76 (22.42%) LAN
7 69 (20.35%) NAS
8 68 (20.06%) FCoE
9 64 (18.88%) DNS
10 61 (17.99%) VPN
11 52 (15.34%) Cisco ASA
12 51 (15.04%) Multicast
13 36 (10.62%) SSL
14 33 (9.73%) IPsec
14 33 (9.73%) VoIP
15 31 (9.14%) Cisco IOS
16 30 (8.85%) DHCP
17 29 (8.55%) Wireless
18 24 (7.08%) MPLS
19 23 (6.78%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (14.75%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.90%) Oracle Database
3 16 (4.72%) MySQL
4 14 (4.13%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (3.54%) OLTP
6 10 (2.95%) DB2
7 9 (2.65%) OLAP
7 9 (2.65%) Oracle OLAP
8 6 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (1.47%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.47%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (1.18%) HBase
10 4 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (0.88%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.88%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.88%) VLDB
12 2 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (5.01%) Git (software)
1 17 (5.01%) Jenkins
2 16 (4.72%) Subversion
3 12 (3.54%) Ant
3 12 (3.54%) GCC
4 6 (1.77%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (1.18%) ClearCase
5 4 (1.18%) JIRA
5 4 (1.18%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.29%) GitLab
7 1 (0.29%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.29%) Vagrant
General
1 58 (17.11%) Finance
2 18 (5.31%) Banking
3 15 (4.42%) Japanese Language
4 14 (4.13%) Billing
5 13 (3.83%) Law
6 10 (2.95%) Financial Institution
7 9 (2.65%) Telecoms
8 8 (2.36%) Marketing
9 5 (1.47%) German Language
9 5 (1.47%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.88%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.59%) Publishing
12 1 (0.29%) Electronics
12 1 (0.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 59 (17.40%) Administrator
2 54 (15.93%) Consultant
3 43 (12.68%) Systems Administrator
4 37 (10.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 36 (10.62%) Architect
6 35 (10.32%) Storage Engineer
7 32 (9.44%) Analyst
8 29 (8.55%) Infrastructure Architect
9 27 (7.96%) Network Engineer
10 26 (7.67%) Support Analyst
10 26 (7.67%) VMware Engineer
11 24 (7.08%) IT Manager
11 24 (7.08%) Network Consultant
11 24 (7.08%) Systems Manager
11 24 (7.08%) Technical Analyst
12 21 (6.19%) Technical Support
12 21 (6.19%) Technical Support Analyst
13 20 (5.90%) Cisco Consultant
13 20 (5.90%) Cisco Network Consultant
13 20 (5.90%) EMC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.13%) .NET
2 13 (3.83%) Middleware
3 12 (3.54%) FIX Protocol
4 8 (2.36%) LAMP
5 7 (2.06%) Web Services
6 6 (1.77%) 802.1X
6 6 (1.77%) XML
7 4 (1.18%) COM
7 4 (1.18%) ELK Stack
7 4 (1.18%) Rendezvous
8 3 (0.88%) Ultra Messaging
8 3 (0.88%) XML Schema
9 2 (0.59%) Flash
9 2 (0.59%) HTML
9 2 (0.59%) LEMP Stack
9 2 (0.59%) WSH
9 2 (0.59%) XSLT
10 1 (0.29%) OAuth
10 1 (0.29%) SAML
10 1 (0.29%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 126 (37.17%) Data Centre
2 55 (16.22%) Replication
3 38 (11.21%) EMC VNX
4 36 (10.62%) Clustering
5 23 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (6.49%) PKI
7 20 (5.90%) HP StoreVirtual
8 16 (4.72%) EMC VMAX
9 13 (3.83%) Enterprise Storage
10 12 (3.54%) Public Cloud
11 10 (2.95%) VCE vBlock
12 9 (2.65%) Computer Science
13 8 (2.36%) Hedge funds
14 7 (2.06%) Driving Licence
14 7 (2.06%) Statistics
15 5 (1.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 5 (1.47%) iPhone
15 5 (1.47%) Private Cloud
16 4 (1.18%) EqualLogic
16 4 (1.18%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 228 (67.26%) Windows
2 170 (50.15%) Linux
3 115 (33.92%) Windows Server
4 84 (24.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 70 (20.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 55 (16.22%) Unix
7 44 (12.98%) Solaris
8 32 (9.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 28 (8.26%) Windows 2000 Server
10 26 (7.67%) Windows Server 2003
11 23 (6.78%) Windows 8
12 22 (6.49%) CentOS
13 16 (4.72%) Debian
14 15 (4.42%) Data ONTAP
15 14 (4.13%) HPUX
16 13 (3.83%) Windows 7
17 12 (3.54%) Oracle Linux
18 10 (2.95%) Windows 10
18 10 (2.95%) Windows 2000
18 10 (2.95%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (23.30%) ITIL
2 52 (15.34%) Disaster Recovery
3 42 (12.39%) Performance Tuning
4 37 (10.91%) Mentoring
5 34 (10.03%) Capacity Planning
6 32 (9.44%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 32 (9.44%) Performance Monitoring
6 32 (9.44%) Presales
7 29 (8.55%) Change Management
8 28 (8.26%) Server Virtualisation
9 27 (7.96%) Incident Management
10 26 (7.67%) Capacity Management
10 26 (7.67%) Root Cause Analysis
11 24 (7.08%) Data Centre Operations
11 24 (7.08%) Vulnerability Management
12 22 (6.49%) Load Balancing
12 22 (6.49%) Migration
13 21 (6.19%) Release Management
14 20 (5.90%) Operations Management
14 20 (5.90%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (10.91%) PowerShell
2 36 (10.62%) SQL
3 27 (7.96%) Bash Shell
4 22 (6.49%) Java
5 18 (5.31%) Ruby
6 17 (5.01%) Perl
7 16 (4.72%) PHP
8 13 (3.83%) C
9 10 (2.95%) Shell Script
10 7 (2.06%) Python
11 6 (1.77%) Korn
12 3 (0.88%) C++
12 3 (0.88%) Embedded C
12 3 (0.88%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.59%) C#
13 2 (0.59%) VBScript
14 1 (0.29%) AWK
14 1 (0.29%) sed
14 1 (0.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 47 (13.86%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (11.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 37 (10.91%) CCNP
4 35 (10.32%) MCSE
5 33 (9.73%) CCNA
6 21 (6.19%) Degree
6 21 (6.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 19 (5.60%) MCSA
8 15 (4.42%) EMC Certification
8 15 (4.42%) ITIL Certification
9 13 (3.83%) RHCE
10 12 (3.54%) CCIE
11 7 (2.06%) MCITP
12 3 (0.88%) CCA
12 3 (0.88%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (0.88%) MCP
13 2 (0.59%) CCEA
13 2 (0.59%) MCTS
13 2 (0.59%) NCDA
13 2 (0.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (8.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (6.78%) SLA
3 12 (3.54%) QA
4 2 (0.59%) COBIT
4 2 (0.59%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.59%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.29%) ISO22301
5 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.29%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 192 (56.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 101 (29.79%) NFS
3 96 (28.32%) vSphere
4 95 (28.02%) Hyper-V
5 82 (24.19%) Active Directory
6 47 (13.86%) VMware ESXi
7 36 (10.62%) XenApp
8 25 (7.37%) VMware ESX
9 23 (6.78%) Virtual Machines
10 20 (5.90%) SRDF
11 18 (5.31%) Virtual Servers
12 16 (4.72%) vCloud
12 16 (4.72%) XenDesktop
13 15 (4.42%) Xen
14 13 (3.83%) Oracle RAC
15 12 (3.54%) Veritas Volume Manager
16 11 (3.24%) EMC RecoverPoint
16 11 (3.24%) KVM
17 10 (2.95%) XenServer
18 8 (2.36%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 41 (12.09%) NetBackup
2 32 (9.44%) SCCM
3 24 (7.08%) Backup Exec
4 22 (6.49%) EMC VPLEX
5 21 (6.19%) Puppet
6 19 (5.60%) SCOM
7 18 (5.31%) vMotion
8 15 (4.42%) Microsoft Clustering
8 15 (4.42%) Oracle ZFS
9 13 (3.83%) Failover Clustering
10 12 (3.54%) WSUS
11 11 (3.24%) SELinux
12 9 (2.65%) FortiGate
13 8 (2.36%) Red Hat Satellite
13 8 (2.36%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 8 (2.36%) Simpana
13 8 (2.36%) SnapMirror
14 7 (2.06%) SnapVault
15 6 (1.77%) Nagios
16 4 (1.18%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 232 (68.44%) VMware
2 214 (63.13%) Cisco
3 140 (41.30%) Microsoft
4 107 (31.56%) NetApp
5 93 (27.43%) HP
6 91 (26.84%) EMC
7 74 (21.83%) Citrix
8 61 (17.99%) Brocade
9 54 (15.93%) Oracle
10 51 (15.04%) Red Hat
11 36 (10.62%) Juniper
12 33 (9.73%) IBM
13 32 (9.44%) Dell
14 31 (9.14%) Veeam
15 30 (8.85%) Veritas
16 28 (8.26%) 3PAR
17 23 (6.78%) Avaya
18 22 (6.49%) Symantec
19 20 (5.90%) Intel
20 18 (5.31%) CommVault
Croydon, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £50k + 30% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: Unspecified Excellent negotiable salary plus variable plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
H&R Talent
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
South West London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum + bonus, pension etc.
Posted: 3 days ago
Tonbridge
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £26520 - £35700 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 DOE + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Belfast
CME Group
Salary: Negotiable + extensive benefits package
Posted: 23 days ago