Period
to 24 September 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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fibre Channel (FC)
England > North of England
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 442 490 486
Rank change year-on-year +48 -4 -10
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 32 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 0.15% 0.029% 0.073%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.95% 0.18% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 28 7 18
North of England median annual salary £50,000 £39,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.21% -8.24% -29.17%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £44,900 £47,875
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% -16.36% +1.85%

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 3,373 3,918 3,982
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 15.32% 16.30% 16.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2,793 3,231 3,310
North of England median annual salary £40,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.58% +1.33% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,750 £22,000
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 September 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 September 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 +57 29 £52,500 +50.00% 4
North West +15 3 £45,000 -2.17% 2
Fibre Channel
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 29 (90.63%) VMware
2 26 (81.25%) Windows
3 22 (68.75%) PowerShell
4 20 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (62.50%) Brocade
5 19 (59.38%) SAN
5 19 (59.38%) Data Centre
6 18 (56.25%) WSUS
6 18 (56.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 17 (53.13%) Patch Management
7 17 (53.13%) Linux
8 16 (50.00%) Ivanti
8 16 (50.00%) Puppet
8 16 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
8 16 (50.00%) Terraform
8 16 (50.00%) Shavlik
9 15 (46.88%) DevOps
9 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
10 13 (40.63%) Citrix
10 13 (40.63%) Finance
10 13 (40.63%) Performance Tuning
10 13 (40.63%) Microsoft Azure
11 12 (37.50%) 3PAR
11 12 (37.50%) Break/Fix
12 11 (34.38%) SQL
13 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
13 10 (31.25%) DNS
13 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
13 10 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
13 10 (31.25%) Big Data

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 8 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 13 (40.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (25.00%) IaaS
2 8 (25.00%) PaaS
3 2 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (59.38%) SAN
2 10 (31.25%) DNS
3 4 (12.50%) Firewall
4 3 (9.38%) Ethernet
4 3 (9.38%) LAN
4 3 (9.38%) VoIP
4 3 (9.38%) WAN
4 3 (9.38%) Wireless
5 2 (6.25%) 4G
5 2 (6.25%) DHCP
5 2 (6.25%) DWDM
5 2 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (3.13%) FCoE
6 1 (3.13%) iSCSI
6 1 (3.13%) NAS
6 1 (3.13%) NetScaler
6 1 (3.13%) Network Security
6 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) Big Data
1 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (6.25%) MySQL
General
1 13 (40.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (31.25%) Cloud Engineer
2 10 (31.25%) Windows Engineer
2 10 (31.25%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (28.13%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (28.13%) PowerShell Engineer
4 8 (25.00%) Site Engineer
4 8 (25.00%) Site Reliability Engineer
5 7 (21.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (15.63%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 5 (15.63%) VMware Specialist
7 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 4 (12.50%) SAN Specialist
8 3 (9.38%) Azure Engineer
8 3 (9.38%) Senior Technical Specialist
8 3 (9.38%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
8 3 (9.38%) Technical Specialist
9 2 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
9 2 (6.25%) Sales Engineer
9 2 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (59.38%) Data Centre
2 16 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 9 (28.13%) Linux Command Line
4 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (9.38%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (6.25%) Private Cloud
6 2 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (3.13%) Clustering
7 1 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (81.25%) Windows
2 17 (53.13%) Linux
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.25%) CentOS
4 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.25%) Ubuntu
4 2 (6.25%) Windows 10
4 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 17 (53.13%) Patch Management
3 15 (46.88%) DevOps
4 13 (40.63%) Performance Tuning
5 12 (37.50%) Break/Fix
6 10 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (25.00%) Capacity Management
7 8 (25.00%) Identity Management
7 8 (25.00%) Project Management
7 8 (25.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 7 (21.88%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (9.38%) Creative Thinking
11 2 (6.25%) Antivirus Management
11 2 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
11 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Monitoring
11 2 (6.25%) Line Management
11 2 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
11 2 (6.25%) Network Management
11 2 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 22 (68.75%) PowerShell
2 11 (34.38%) SQL
3 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.25%) Perl
3 2 (6.25%) Python
3 2 (6.25%) Ruby
3 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) DBS Check
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) CCNA
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.25%) Corosync
3 2 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (6.25%) vSphere
4 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (56.25%) WSUS
2 16 (50.00%) Puppet
2 16 (50.00%) Terraform
3 2 (6.25%) HAProxy
3 2 (6.25%) Icinga
3 2 (6.25%) Nagios
3 2 (6.25%) Opsview
3 2 (6.25%) Pacemaker
3 2 (6.25%) PaperCut
4 1 (3.13%) FortiGate
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 29 (90.63%) VMware
2 20 (62.50%) Brocade
3 16 (50.00%) Ivanti
3 16 (50.00%) Shavlik
4 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
5 13 (40.63%) Citrix
6 12 (37.50%) 3PAR
7 9 (28.13%) Dell
8 3 (9.38%) HP
9 2 (6.25%) ArcSight
9 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
9 2 (6.25%) Meraki
9 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
9 2 (6.25%) Sage
10 1 (3.13%) Cisco
10 1 (3.13%) Dell Compellent
10 1 (3.13%) Forcepoint
10 1 (3.13%) Fortinet
10 1 (3.13%) NetApp
10 1 (3.13%) NVIDIA