The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Fibre Channel skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fibre Channel (FC)
England / East of England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 255 248 259
Rank change year-on-year -7 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 5 4 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.081% 0.059% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.45% 0.35% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 19
Median salary £36,000 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.00% -16.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -6.52% +2.22%  

Fibre Channel is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 1108 1143 1635
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 17.97% 16.77% 20.14%
Number of salaries quoted 923 953 1219
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Fibre Channel
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Fibre Channel as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Fibre Channel in the East of England

Fibre Channel
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Fibre Channel in the East of England.

Salary trend for Fibre Channel in the East of England

Fibre Channel
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fibre Channel within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Cambridgeshire - 4 - -
Norfolk - 1 £36,000 -
Fibre Channel
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for Fibre Channel.

1 16 (69.57%) Brocade
2 14 (60.87%) SAN
3 12 (52.17%) VMware
4 11 (47.83%) Degree
4 11 (47.83%) WAN
4 11 (47.83%) LAN
5 10 (43.48%) Linux
5 10 (43.48%) Python
5 10 (43.48%) C
5 10 (43.48%) Cisco
5 10 (43.48%) Software Engineering
5 10 (43.48%) Wireless
6 9 (39.13%) Firewall
6 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
6 9 (39.13%) Riverbed
6 9 (39.13%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (34.78%) Juniper
8 7 (30.43%) Computer Science
8 7 (30.43%) VPN
8 7 (30.43%) C++
8 7 (30.43%) Software Architecture
9 6 (26.09%) Windows
10 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (21.74%) QA
10 5 (21.74%) Device Driver
10 5 (21.74%) Law
10 5 (21.74%) Internet
10 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
10 5 (21.74%) Perl
10 5 (21.74%) CA

Fibre Channel
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (13.04%) SAS
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (60.87%) SAN
2 11 (47.83%) LAN
2 11 (47.83%) WAN
3 10 (43.48%) Wireless
4 9 (39.13%) Firewall
5 7 (30.43%) VPN
6 5 (21.74%) Internet
7 4 (17.39%) BGP
7 4 (17.39%) Cisco ISE
7 4 (17.39%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (17.39%) DMVPN
7 4 (17.39%) DWDM
7 4 (17.39%) EIGRP
7 4 (17.39%) FCoE
7 4 (17.39%) FWSM
7 4 (17.39%) IOS XR
7 4 (17.39%) MPLS
7 4 (17.39%) Multicast
7 4 (17.39%) NetScaler
7 4 (17.39%) Spanning Tree
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (21.74%) Law
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Analyst
1 7 (30.43%) Solutions Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Technical Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Development Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Software Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Server Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) IT Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) Catalyst
2 2 (8.70%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Computer Science
2 5 (21.74%) Data Centre
2 5 (21.74%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Linux
2 6 (26.09%) Windows
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Software Engineering
2 9 (39.13%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (30.43%) Software Architecture
4 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (21.74%) Application Virtualisation
4 5 (21.74%) Open Source
4 5 (21.74%) SDLC
4 5 (21.74%) Server Virtualisation
5 4 (17.39%) Migration
5 4 (17.39%) Network Design
6 3 (13.04%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 3 (13.04%) Functional Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Open Source Development
6 3 (13.04%) Project Management
6 3 (13.04%) Requirements Management
6 3 (13.04%) Storage Virtualisation
6 3 (13.04%) Technical Analysis
6 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
6 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) C
1 10 (43.48%) Python
2 7 (30.43%) C++
3 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
3 5 (21.74%) Perl
4 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
4 2 (8.70%) C#
4 2 (8.70%) F#
4 2 (8.70%) Haskell
4 2 (8.70%) Java
4 2 (8.70%) ML
4 2 (8.70%) OCaml
4 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) Degree
2 5 (21.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (17.39%) CCIE
3 4 (17.39%) CCNP
3 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (8.70%) MCSE
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
2 5 (21.74%) Docker
2 5 (21.74%) KVM
2 5 (21.74%) LXC
2 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (13.04%) GFS2
3 3 (13.04%) NFS
3 3 (13.04%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (8.70%) QEMU
5 1 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) SCCM
1 2 (8.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Brocade
2 12 (52.17%) VMware
3 10 (43.48%) Cisco
4 9 (39.13%) Riverbed
5 8 (34.78%) Juniper
6 5 (21.74%) CA
6 5 (21.74%) Vyatta
7 4 (17.39%) Avaya
7 4 (17.39%) CheckPoint
7 4 (17.39%) F5
8 1 (4.35%) Citrix