Period
to 12 December 2017

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 12 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fibre Channel (FC)
England > North of England
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 471 477 476
Rank change year-on-year +6 -1 +26
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 9 13 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 0.037% 0.052% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.24% 0.33% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 47
North of England median annual salary £45,500 £42,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.06% -46.88% +77.78%
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 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 3741 3885 4105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 15.30% 15.56% 15.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3057 3209 3287
North of England median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% - -
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 12 December 2017.

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 12 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
Yorkshire +30 5 £45,000 -
North West -12 4 £46,000 +8.24% 3
Fibre Channel
England

For the 6 months to 12 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 North of England region with a requirement for Fibre Channel.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) iSCSI
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server
3 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
4 6 (66.67%) Cisco
4 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
6 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
6 4 (44.44%) DNS
6 4 (44.44%) Citrix
6 4 (44.44%) Project Management
6 4 (44.44%) Firewall
6 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (44.44%) High Availability
6 4 (44.44%) Office 365
7 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (33.33%) vSphere
7 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
7 3 (33.33%) Brocade
7 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (33.33%) Wireless
7 3 (33.33%) HP
7 3 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (33.33%) Presales
7 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (22.22%) Customer Requirements

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 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (44.44%) Office 365
2 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (11.11%) G Suite
3 1 (11.11%) IaaS
3 1 (11.11%) PaaS
3 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) iSCSI
2 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (44.44%) DNS
3 4 (44.44%) Firewall
4 3 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (33.33%) Wireless
5 2 (22.22%) DHCP
5 2 (22.22%) LAN
5 2 (22.22%) SAN
5 2 (22.22%) VLAN
5 2 (22.22%) VoIP
5 2 (22.22%) VPN
5 2 (22.22%) WAN
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (11.11%) IPv4
6 1 (11.11%) NAS
6 1 (11.11%) Network Security
6 1 (11.11%) SMTP
6 1 (11.11%) SSL
6 1 (11.11%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) Senior Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) Senior Technical Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Graduate Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) IT Graduate
2 1 (11.11%) IT Support
2 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Network Support
2 1 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Site Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) 802.1X
1 1 (11.11%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (11.11%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
1 2 (22.22%) HP Storage
1 2 (22.22%) Public Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) PMI
2 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) CentOS
5 1 (11.11%) Mac OS
5 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) High Availability
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (33.33%) Presales
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Network Design
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
4 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) MCSE
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) MCSA
2 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (33.33%) vSphere
4 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (11.11%) Docker
5 1 (11.11%) NFS
5 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
5 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (11.11%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) CFEngine
2 1 (11.11%) SCOM
2 1 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Citrix
4 3 (33.33%) Brocade
4 3 (33.33%) HP
5 2 (22.22%) NetApp
5 2 (22.22%) Veeam
6 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
6 1 (11.11%) Dell
6 1 (11.11%) Google
6 1 (11.11%) IronPort
6 1 (11.11%) Nimble Storage
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle
6 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto
6 1 (11.11%) Polycom
6 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 1 (11.11%) Sophos