Period
to 15 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 6 months to 15 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fibre Channel (FC)
England > Midlands
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 387 404 398
Rank change year-on-year +17 -6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 10 12 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.065% 0.068% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.44% 0.43% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 24
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £48,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £30,800 £42,100 £26,700
90th Percentile £54,375 £53,000 £47,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% - -

Fibre Channel is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 2291 2779 2651
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 14.89% 15.81% 14.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1868 2125 2246
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,500 £58,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Fibre Channel
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Fibre Channel as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Fibre Channel in the Midlands

Fibre Channel
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Fibre Channel in the Midlands

Fibre Channel
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Fibre Channel in the Midlands over the 6 months to 15 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Fibre Channel in the Midlands

Fibre Channel
Job Locations in the 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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 15 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands -1 10 £45,000 -6.25% 2
Fibre Channel
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Fibre Channel.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
1 10 (100.00%) Veeam
2 9 (90.00%) SAN
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 5 (50.00%) vSphere
4 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (50.00%) Linux
4 5 (50.00%) Sophos
4 5 (50.00%) Replication
5 4 (40.00%) Juniper
5 4 (40.00%) Firewall
5 4 (40.00%) CommVault
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (40.00%) HP
5 4 (40.00%) Dell
5 4 (40.00%) EMC
5 4 (40.00%) MCSE
5 4 (40.00%) MCSA
5 4 (40.00%) Brocade
5 4 (40.00%) Fortinet
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (40.00%) NAS
5 4 (40.00%) Public Cloud
5 4 (40.00%) Skype

Fibre Channel
Co-occurring IT Skills in the 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 4 (40.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (10.00%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) SAN
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) iSCSI
2 4 (40.00%) NAS
2 4 (40.00%) Skype
3 3 (30.00%) SSL
3 3 (30.00%) VPN
4 2 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Storage Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Virtualisation Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Support Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Replication
2 4 (40.00%) Public Cloud
3 2 (20.00%) PKI
4 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (10.00%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (10.00%) Debian
4 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Converged Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) MCSA
1 4 (40.00%) MCSE
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (20.00%) Postgraduate
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (50.00%) vSphere
3 4 (40.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) SCOM
2 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (10.00%) PowerCLI
2 1 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) Veeam
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco
3 5 (50.00%) Sophos
4 4 (40.00%) Brocade
4 4 (40.00%) CommVault
4 4 (40.00%) Dell
4 4 (40.00%) EMC
4 4 (40.00%) F5
4 4 (40.00%) Fortinet
4 4 (40.00%) HP
4 4 (40.00%) Juniper
5 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
6 1 (10.00%) IBM
6 1 (10.00%) NetApp
6 1 (10.00%) Nimble Storage
6 1 (10.00%) SAP
6 1 (10.00%) Sun