Period
to 24 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North 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 6 months to 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fibre Channel (FC)
England > North of England
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 469 496 480
Rank change year-on-year +27 -16 -13
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 16 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 0.067% 0.032% 0.052%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.50% 0.22% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 13
North of England median annual salary £47,500 £36,675 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.52% -18.50% +5.88%
10th Percentile £35,250 £32,373 £32,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £43,378 £48,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -13.64% +4.76% -8.70%

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 North of England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 3,232 3,677 3,849
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 13.58% 14.82% 15.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2,639 3,012 3,186
North of England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +1.33%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,000 £21,573
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Fibre Channel
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Fibre Channel in the North of England

Fibre Channel
Salary Trend in the North of England

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

Salary trend for Fibre Channel in the North of England

Fibre Channel
Salary Histogram in the North of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Fibre Channel in the North of England over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Fibre Channel in the North of England

Fibre Channel
Job Locations in the North 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 North of England region over the 6 months to 24 June 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
Yorkshire +39 11 £50,000 +37.93% 2
North West - 5 £42,500 - 1
Fibre Channel
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 North of England region with a requirement for Fibre Channel.

1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (93.75%) SAN
3 12 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (68.75%) Data Centre
4 11 (68.75%) Windows
5 10 (62.50%) Enterprise Storage
6 9 (56.25%) Puppet
6 9 (56.25%) Terraform
6 9 (56.25%) Patch Management
6 9 (56.25%) Shavlik
6 9 (56.25%) WSUS
6 9 (56.25%) Ivanti
7 8 (50.00%) Brocade
7 8 (50.00%) Linux
7 8 (50.00%) Break/Fix
7 8 (50.00%) 3PAR
8 7 (43.75%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (43.75%) PowerShell
9 6 (37.50%) Project Management
9 6 (37.50%) Linux Command Line
10 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (31.25%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
10 5 (31.25%) HP
11 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
11 4 (25.00%) Public Cloud
11 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
11 4 (25.00%) Replication
11 4 (25.00%) iSCSI
11 4 (25.00%) Veeam

Fibre Channel
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North 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 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) SAN
2 4 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (12.50%) DHCP
3 2 (12.50%) DNS
3 2 (12.50%) FCoE
4 1 (6.25%) Firewall
4 1 (6.25%) LAN
4 1 (6.25%) NAS
4 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.25%) VSAN
4 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Back Office
3 1 (6.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) VMware Specialist
4 3 (18.75%) SAN Specialist
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Technical Specialist
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Azure Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) EMC Storage Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) NetApp Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) PowerShell Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Automation Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Windows Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Flash
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Data Centre
2 10 (62.50%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (37.50%) Linux Command Line
4 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (25.00%) Public Cloud
5 4 (25.00%) Replication
6 2 (12.50%) FlexPod
6 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
6 2 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (6.25%) Clustering
7 1 (6.25%) HP Storage
7 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (12.50%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Patch Management
2 8 (50.00%) Break/Fix
3 7 (43.75%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (37.50%) Project Management
5 5 (31.25%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (18.75%) DevOps
7 2 (12.50%) Converged Infrastructure
7 2 (12.50%) Creative Thinking
7 2 (12.50%) Migration
7 2 (12.50%) Proactive Management
7 2 (12.50%) Process Management
8 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (6.25%) ITIL
8 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
8 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
8 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) PowerShell
2 3 (18.75%) C
3 1 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) C++
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) Perl
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) MCP
1 2 (12.50%) MCSE
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (6.25%) NCDA
2 1 (6.25%) NCIE
2 1 (6.25%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) PMO
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (12.50%) NFS
3 2 (12.50%) vSphere
4 1 (6.25%) vCloud
4 1 (6.25%) VMware NSX
4 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (56.25%) Puppet
1 9 (56.25%) Terraform
1 9 (56.25%) WSUS
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (6.25%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (56.25%) Ivanti
2 9 (56.25%) Shavlik
3 8 (50.00%) 3PAR
3 8 (50.00%) Brocade
4 5 (31.25%) HP
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
5 4 (25.00%) Veeam
6 3 (18.75%) Cisco
6 3 (18.75%) NetApp
7 1 (6.25%) Citrix
7 1 (6.25%) Dell
7 1 (6.25%) Dell Compellent
7 1 (6.25%) EMC
7 1 (6.25%) NVIDIA
7 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds