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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fibre Channel (FC)
England / West Midlands
Rank 213 205 211
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 2 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.041% 0.33% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.25% 2.27% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 7
Median salary £49,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.29% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,400 £32,914 £37,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,600 £49,000 £49,894
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-18.09% +23.52%

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
811 750 797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.61% 14.37% 16.05%
Number of salaries quoted 650 651 712
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £52,500
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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +5 2 £49,000 +13.95%
Fibre Channel
England

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 7 (100.00%) NetApp
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (71.43%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (71.43%) Dell Compellent
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle ZFS
3 2 (28.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 2 (28.57%) Sun
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 2 (28.57%) CommVault
3 2 (28.57%) Netezza
3 2 (28.57%) Korn
3 2 (28.57%) Veritas
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
3 2 (28.57%) E-business
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) Solaris
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (28.57%) Apache
3 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
3 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (28.57%) NFS
3 2 (28.57%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft

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 2 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Linux Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Technical Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Unix Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Unix Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Unix Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Solaris
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (28.57%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Korn
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) NFS
2 2 (28.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (14.29%) Simpana
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) NetApp
2 5 (71.43%) Dell Compellent
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) CommVault
3 2 (28.57%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) Netezza
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) Sun
3 2 (28.57%) Veritas
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft