Period
to 17 July 2018

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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fibre Channel (FC)
England > Midlands
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 367 394 397
Rank change year-on-year +27 +3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 14 8 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.095% 0.051% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.61% 0.34% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 32
Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £32,050 £43,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £52,750 £58,217 £53,000
England median annual salary £49,500 £50,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year -1.00% -2.91% -10.43%

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 2,281 2,327 2,898
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 15.54% 14.85% 15.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1,692 1,876 2,337
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £22,500 £24,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £62,375 £58,750 £56,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 17 July 2018.

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 17 July 2018. 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 +28 14 £37,500 -25.00%
Fibre Channel
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT jobs citing Fibre Channel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for Fibre Channel.

1 12 (85.71%) VMware
2 10 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (71.43%) SAN
3 7 (50.00%) Supplier Management
3 7 (50.00%) Dell Compellent
3 7 (50.00%) vRealize
3 7 (50.00%) VSAN
4 6 (42.86%) Resource Allocation
4 6 (42.86%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
5 5 (35.71%) Migration
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
6 4 (28.57%) IBM
6 4 (28.57%) Linux
6 4 (28.57%) vSphere
7 3 (21.43%) PowerCLI
7 3 (21.43%) Nimble Storage
7 3 (21.43%) SolarWinds
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (21.43%) iSCSI
7 3 (21.43%) Ubuntu
7 3 (21.43%) PKI
7 3 (21.43%) WSUS
7 3 (21.43%) NetApp
7 3 (21.43%) Debian
7 3 (21.43%) Backup Exec
7 3 (21.43%) ITIL
7 3 (21.43%) Windows

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 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) SAN
2 7 (50.00%) VSAN
3 3 (21.43%) DNS
3 3 (21.43%) iSCSI
4 2 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (14.29%) Skype
5 1 (7.14%) FCoE
5 1 (7.14%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) PKI
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Celerra
3 1 (7.14%) CLARiiON
3 1 (7.14%) CMDB
3 1 (7.14%) EMC VNX
3 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (7.14%) IBM XIV
3 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Debian
2 3 (21.43%) Ubuntu
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) AIX
3 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 6 (42.86%) Resource Allocation
3 5 (35.71%) Migration
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) Change Management
5 2 (14.29%) Converged Infrastructure
5 2 (14.29%) Presales
5 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Benchmarking
6 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (7.14%) Change Control
6 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
6 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Product Management
6 1 (7.14%) Regulatory Compliance
6 1 (7.14%) SDLC
6 1 (7.14%) SOA
6 1 (7.14%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 6 (42.86%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (28.57%) vSphere
4 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
5 2 (14.29%) XenApp
6 1 (7.14%) NFS
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (7.14%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) vRealize
2 3 (21.43%) Backup Exec
2 3 (21.43%) PowerCLI
2 3 (21.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) VMware
2 7 (50.00%) Dell Compellent
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) IBM
5 3 (21.43%) NetApp
5 3 (21.43%) Nimble Storage
5 3 (21.43%) SolarWinds
6 2 (14.29%) Brocade
6 2 (14.29%) Citrix
6 2 (14.29%) Veeam
7 1 (7.14%) 3PAR
7 1 (7.14%) Cisco
7 1 (7.14%) EMC
7 1 (7.14%) HP
7 1 (7.14%) Isilon
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle
7 1 (7.14%) Remedy