The table below looks at the statistics for Fibre Channel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 68 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.93% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.28% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £60,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,826
% change year-on-year
- +5.07%
Fibre Channel
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
183 87 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 28.42% 23.14% 26.19%
Number of salaries quoted 131 60 75
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Fibre Channel Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Fibre Channel
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Fibre Channel Salary Trend in Watford

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) SAN
2 12 (92.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (84.62%) IBM
3 11 (84.62%) Brocade
4 9 (69.23%) Migration
4 9 (69.23%) Replication
4 9 (69.23%) EMC
4 9 (69.23%) Cisco
5 8 (61.54%) NFS
5 8 (61.54%) NetApp
5 8 (61.54%) HP
5 8 (61.54%) Hyper-V
5 8 (61.54%) NAS
6 7 (53.85%) Capacity Management
6 7 (53.85%) Data Migration
6 7 (53.85%) Data Protection
6 7 (53.85%) SRDF
6 7 (53.85%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 7 (53.85%) IBM Certification
6 7 (53.85%) Hitachi
6 7 (53.85%) Fujitsu
7 6 (46.15%) Performance Testing
8 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
8 5 (38.46%) WAN
8 5 (38.46%) Windows
9 4 (30.77%) Oracle
9 4 (30.77%) SAP
9 4 (30.77%) LAN
9 4 (30.77%) DNS

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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.

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (15.38%) IaaS
2 1 (7.69%) SaaS
2 1 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) SAN
2 8 (61.54%) NAS
3 5 (38.46%) WAN
4 4 (30.77%) MPLS
4 4 (30.77%) DNS
4 4 (30.77%) VLAN
4 4 (30.77%) LAN
5 3 (23.08%) IPv4
5 3 (23.08%) Firewall
5 3 (23.08%) DHCP
6 2 (15.38%) iSCSI
7 1 (7.69%) Network Security
7 1 (7.69%) IPsec
7 1 (7.69%) RIP
7 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
7 1 (7.69%) VPN
7 1 (7.69%) OSPF
7 1 (7.69%) BGP
7 1 (7.69%) EIGRP
7 1 (7.69%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Big Data
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Storage Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Network Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Storage Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Backup Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Storage Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Replication
2 3 (23.08%) Clustering
2 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) HPUX
3 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Migration
2 7 (53.85%) Data Migration
2 7 (53.85%) Data Protection
2 7 (53.85%) Capacity Management
3 6 (46.15%) Performance Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
4 3 (23.08%) WAN Optimisation
4 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
4 3 (23.08%) Coaching
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Software Licensing
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
5 1 (7.69%) Network Planning
5 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
5 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) IBM Certification
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.69%) CCSA
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) MCSE
3 1 (7.69%) MCSA
3 1 (7.69%) CCIE
3 1 (7.69%) CCNP
3 1 (7.69%) CCNA
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (61.54%) Hyper-V
2 8 (61.54%) NFS
3 7 (53.85%) SRDF
3 7 (53.85%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 4 (30.77%) VMware ESX
5 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
6 1 (7.69%) Firmware
6 1 (7.69%) vSphere
6 1 (7.69%) vCloud
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (84.62%) Brocade
2 11 (84.62%) IBM
3 9 (69.23%) EMC
3 9 (69.23%) Cisco
4 8 (61.54%) NetApp
4 8 (61.54%) HP
5 7 (53.85%) Hitachi
5 7 (53.85%) Fujitsu
6 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
7 4 (30.77%) Oracle
7 4 (30.77%) SAP
8 3 (23.08%) Riverbed
8 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
9 1 (7.69%) Dell
9 1 (7.69%) Juniper