The first table below looks at the demand for Fibre Channel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 98 88 83
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 6 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.45% 0.71% 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.11% 3.24% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 6
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-9.41% -
Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
285 278 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 21.27% 22.08% 22.52%
Number of salaries quoted 253 247 183
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Fibre Channel
UK

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Fibre Channel across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Fibre Channel Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Fibre Channel
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Fibre Channel across the Wales region.

Fibre Channel Salary Trend in Wales

Fibre Channel
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Fibre Channel across the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Fibre Channel Salary Histogram in Wales

Fibre Channel
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fibre Channel within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
South Wales -7 6 £40,000 +1.26% 5
Fibre Channel
UK

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 13 (100.00%) SAN
2 9 (69.23%) iSCSI
3 7 (53.85%) Linux
3 7 (53.85%) IBM
4 6 (46.15%) HP
4 6 (46.15%) VMware
4 6 (46.15%) Cisco
5 5 (38.46%) Windows
5 5 (38.46%) Python
5 5 (38.46%) JBoss
5 5 (38.46%) Perl
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle
6 4 (30.77%) LAN
6 4 (30.77%) WAN
6 4 (30.77%) AIX
6 4 (30.77%) Dell
6 4 (30.77%) EMC
6 4 (30.77%) Sun
6 4 (30.77%) BMC
6 4 (30.77%) Hitachi
6 4 (30.77%) NetApp
6 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
6 4 (30.77%) BMC PATROL
6 4 (30.77%) Brocade
6 4 (30.77%) Firewall
6 4 (30.77%) NetBackup
6 4 (30.77%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (30.77%) HP Data Protector
6 4 (30.77%) CentOS
6 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 3 (23.08%) Apache
1 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) SAN
2 9 (69.23%) iSCSI
3 4 (30.77%) LAN
3 4 (30.77%) WAN
3 4 (30.77%) Firewall
4 2 (15.38%) HTTP
4 2 (15.38%) VPN
4 2 (15.38%) DNS
4 2 (15.38%) NAS
4 2 (15.38%) FCoE
4 2 (15.38%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) OLAP
2 1 (7.69%) OLTP
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle OLAP
General
1 2 (15.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) SAN Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Integration Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Storage Architect
4 1 (7.69%) SAN Storage Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Storage Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) AIX
3 4 (30.77%) CentOS
3 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (23.08%) Network Design
3 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Perl
1 5 (38.46%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) CCNA
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) BMC PATROL
1 4 (30.77%) NetBackup
1 4 (30.77%) EMC NetWorker
1 4 (30.77%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (15.38%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) IBM
2 6 (46.15%) HP
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
3 5 (38.46%) JBoss
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle
4 4 (30.77%) Dell
4 4 (30.77%) EMC
4 4 (30.77%) BMC
4 4 (30.77%) Hitachi
4 4 (30.77%) NetApp
4 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
4 4 (30.77%) Brocade
4 4 (30.77%) Sun
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £45K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £32000 - £43000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago