Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fibre Channel (FC)
England > North of England
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 465 483 475
Rank change year-on-year +18 -8 +14
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 11 7 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 0.045% 0.029% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.34% 0.20% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 31
North of England median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -53.13% +88.24%
England median annual salary £47,750 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.50% - -

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 3,260 3,586 3,830
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 13.45% 14.77% 14.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2,662 2,938 3,104
North of England median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% -1.32% +1.33%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £58,750
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 25 February 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 25 February 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 +23 6 £41,250 +10.00% 2
North West +3 5 £58,500 +10.38% 5
Fibre Channel
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
3 9 (81.82%) iSCSI
3 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
4 8 (72.73%) TCP/IP
4 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
5 7 (63.64%) Cisco
5 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
6 6 (54.55%) Project Management
7 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
8 4 (36.36%) Veeam
8 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (36.36%) Firewall
8 4 (36.36%) DNS
8 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
8 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
8 4 (36.36%) Linux
8 4 (36.36%) Office 365
8 4 (36.36%) High Availability
9 3 (27.27%) Public Cloud
9 3 (27.27%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (27.27%) Presales
9 3 (27.27%) HP
9 3 (27.27%) Citrix
9 3 (27.27%) SAN
9 3 (27.27%) NetApp
9 3 (27.27%) vSphere

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 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (36.36%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (9.09%) G Suite
2 1 (9.09%) IaaS
2 1 (9.09%) PaaS
2 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) iSCSI
2 8 (72.73%) TCP/IP
3 4 (36.36%) DNS
3 4 (36.36%) Firewall
4 3 (27.27%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (27.27%) SAN
4 3 (27.27%) Wireless
5 2 (18.18%) DHCP
5 2 (18.18%) LAN
5 2 (18.18%) VLAN
5 2 (18.18%) VoIP
5 2 (18.18%) VPN
5 2 (18.18%) WAN
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (9.09%) DMVPN
6 1 (9.09%) FCoE
6 1 (9.09%) IPsec
6 1 (9.09%) Network Security
6 1 (9.09%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Automotive
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Consultant
1 2 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Senior Consultant
1 2 (18.18%) Senior Technical Consultant
1 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Graduate
2 1 (9.09%) Graduate Network Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) IT Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) IT Support
2 1 (9.09%) NetApp Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Site Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) 802.1X
2 1 (9.09%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (9.09%) Flash
2 1 (9.09%) JSON
2 1 (9.09%) LDAP
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Clustering
1 3 (27.27%) Public Cloud
2 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) HP Storage
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (9.09%) FlexPod
3 1 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) PMI
3 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) CentOS
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (9.09%) Mac OS
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (36.36%) High Availability
3 3 (27.27%) Presales
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Change Control
4 2 (18.18%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (18.18%) DevOps
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) Network Design
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 1 (9.09%) BCP
5 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 1 (9.09%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 1 (9.09%) Network Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C
1 2 (18.18%) Java
1 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) C++
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) Perl
2 1 (9.09%) PHP
2 1 (9.09%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCNA
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (9.09%) MCSA
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (9.09%) NCDA
1 1 (9.09%) NCIE
1 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
1 1 (9.09%) PMO
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
3 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
4 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (27.27%) vSphere
5 2 (18.18%) NFS
6 1 (9.09%) Docker
6 1 (9.09%) Terminal Services
6 1 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (9.09%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Puppet
2 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (9.09%) CFEngine
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (9.09%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (9.09%) SCCM
3 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Cisco
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) Veeam
4 3 (27.27%) Brocade
4 3 (27.27%) Citrix
4 3 (27.27%) HP
4 3 (27.27%) NetApp
5 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
6 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
6 1 (9.09%) Dell
6 1 (9.09%) Google
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle
6 1 (9.09%) Palo Alto
6 1 (9.09%) Sophos