The table below looks at the statistics for Fibre Channel skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 234 247 230
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -17
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 24 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.34% 0.061% 0.051%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.97% 0.33% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 24 3 2
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1216 1205 1231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 17.35% 18.52% 20.89%
Number of salaries quoted 977 839 952
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Fibre Channel Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Fibre Channel
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Fibre Channel Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Fibre Channel
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Fibre Channel across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Fibre Channel Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Fibre Channel
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fibre Channel within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
North Yorkshire +11 7 £45,000 +38.46%
West Yorkshire - 4 £56,250 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £26,000 -
Fibre Channel
England

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 28 (80.00%) SAN
2 25 (71.43%) HP
3 17 (48.57%) Brocade
3 17 (48.57%) Capacity Planning
3 17 (48.57%) 3PAR
3 17 (48.57%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (48.57%) CommVault
4 13 (37.14%) CMDB
4 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (31.43%) vSphere
5 11 (31.43%) VMware
5 11 (31.43%) Linux
6 9 (25.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (22.86%) Project Management
8 7 (20.00%) Oracle
8 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
9 6 (17.14%) Windows
9 6 (17.14%) LAN
9 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
10 5 (14.29%) Firewall
10 5 (14.29%) WAN
10 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
10 5 (14.29%) E-Commerce
10 5 (14.29%) Cisco
10 5 (14.29%) iSCSI
10 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (11.43%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (11.43%) Network Architecture

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (80.00%) SAN
2 6 (17.14%) LAN
3 5 (14.29%) Firewall
3 5 (14.29%) WAN
3 5 (14.29%) iSCSI
4 4 (11.43%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (11.43%) VPLS
4 4 (11.43%) DMVPN
4 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
4 4 (11.43%) VPN
4 4 (11.43%) SSL
4 4 (11.43%) IPsec
4 4 (11.43%) MPLS
4 4 (11.43%) OSPF
4 4 (11.43%) BGP
4 4 (11.43%) EIGRP
5 3 (8.57%) DNS
6 2 (5.71%) VRRP
6 2 (5.71%) HSRP
7 1 (2.86%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (2.86%) Retail
1 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (54.29%) Storage Specialist
2 13 (37.14%) Backup Specialist
2 13 (37.14%) Senior Storage Specialist
3 10 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (25.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (11.43%) Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Network Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Network Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 17 (48.57%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (37.14%) CMDB
3 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) Replication
4 1 (2.86%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) Linux
2 6 (17.14%) Windows
3 4 (11.43%) Mac OS
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.86%) AIX
5 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) Capacity Planning
2 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (22.86%) Project Management
4 5 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 4 (11.43%) Network Architecture
5 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (11.43%) Network Design
5 4 (11.43%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (11.43%) Load Balancing
5 4 (11.43%) High Availability
5 4 (11.43%) Business Continuity Planning
5 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
5 4 (11.43%) Coaching
5 4 (11.43%) ITIL
5 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
5 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (11.43%) Business Continuity
5 4 (11.43%) BCP
6 2 (5.71%) TOGAF
7 1 (2.86%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (11.43%) CCSE
2 4 (11.43%) VCP5
2 4 (11.43%) CCNP
2 4 (11.43%) CCNA
2 4 (11.43%) CCDA
2 4 (11.43%) CCDP
2 4 (11.43%) CISSP
2 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.43%) MCSE
2 4 (11.43%) MCSA
2 4 (11.43%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (31.43%) vSphere
2 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
3 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (11.43%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 25 (71.43%) HP
2 17 (48.57%) Brocade
2 17 (48.57%) 3PAR
2 17 (48.57%) CommVault
3 11 (31.43%) VMware
4 7 (20.00%) Oracle
4 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (14.29%) Cisco
6 4 (11.43%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.86%) ProCurve
7 1 (2.86%) Veeam
7 1 (2.86%) McAfee
7 1 (2.86%) Websense
7 1 (2.86%) Dell
7 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.86%) Apple
7 1 (2.86%) IBM
7 1 (2.86%) Avaya
7 1 (2.86%) SAP