The table below looks at the statistics for Fibre Channel skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 225 208 216
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +8
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 4 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.072% 0.17% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.43% 1.11% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 10
Median salary £48,000 £31,500 £47,583
Median salary % change year-on-year
+52.38% -33.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,300 £27,500 £39,914
10% offered a salary of more than £50,100 £43,300 £55,330
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +11.11%
Fibre Channel
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
939 814 937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.02% 15.82% 16.64%
Number of salaries quoted 735 711 811
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £51,820 £57,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region 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 West Midlands

Fibre Channel
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Fibre Channel Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Fibre Channel
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fibre Channel within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
Coventry -1 2 £49,000 +27.03%
Worcestershire - 2 £48,000 -
Fibre Channel
England

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Fibre Channel.

1 11 (100.00%) NetApp
2 6 (54.55%) Veritas
2 6 (54.55%) Red Hat
2 6 (54.55%) SAN
2 6 (54.55%) Internet
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) Unix
2 6 (54.55%) Solaris
2 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) NFS
2 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (54.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle ZFS
3 5 (45.45%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (45.45%) Dell Compellent
3 5 (45.45%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (45.45%) Netezza
3 5 (45.45%) Korn
3 5 (45.45%) E-business
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (45.45%) Apache
3 5 (45.45%) Tomcat
3 5 (45.45%) Web Services
3 5 (45.45%) CommVault
3 5 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (45.45%) IBM
3 5 (45.45%) Sun
4 4 (36.36%) Simpana

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 5 (45.45%) Apache
1 5 (45.45%) Tomcat
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Internet
1 6 (54.55%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) Intranet
2 1 (9.09%) Symposium
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database
2 5 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Team Leader
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Leader
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Team Leader
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Technical Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Linux Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Unix Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Unix Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Unix Team Leader
4 1 (9.09%) Unix Technical Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Wintel Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Wintel Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
1 6 (54.55%) Solaris
1 6 (54.55%) Unix
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (45.45%) E-business
2 3 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (27.27%) Coaching
2 3 (27.27%) Line Management
2 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Management
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (18.18%) Resource Management
3 2 (18.18%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Change Control
4 1 (9.09%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Korn
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) NFS
1 6 (54.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle ZFS
2 4 (36.36%) Simpana
3 1 (9.09%) Data Guard
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) NetApp
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) Red Hat
2 6 (54.55%) Veritas
2 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 5 (45.45%) CommVault
3 5 (45.45%) Dell Compellent
3 5 (45.45%) IBM
3 5 (45.45%) Netezza
3 5 (45.45%) Sun
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) HP