Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fibre Channel (FC)
England > North West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 377 352 323
Rank change year-on-year -25 -29 +49
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 3 9 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.023% 0.072% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.15% 0.46% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 43
North West median annual salary £55,500 £44,250 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.42% -44.69% +106.45%
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 West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1952 1959 1904
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 14.73% 15.69% 14.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1561 1610 1507
North West median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £20,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Fibre Channel
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Fibre Channel in the North West

Fibre Channel
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Fibre Channel in the North West

Fibre Channel
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Fibre Channel in the North West over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Fibre Channel in the North West

Fibre Channel
Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 6 months to 24 November 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
Manchester -2 2 £41,750 -9.24% 2
Merseyside +18 1 £65,000 +100.00% 2
Fibre Channel
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 West region with a requirement for Fibre Channel.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) CFEngine
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013

Fibre Channel
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) FIX Connectivity
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Line Management
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) CFEngine
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) IronPort
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Nimble Storage
3 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (33.33%) Polycom
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos