Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fibre Channel (FC)
England > South East
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 512 485 533
Rank change year-on-year -27 +48 +25
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 37 82 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.12% 0.26% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.70% 1.18% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 35 61 82
South East median annual salary £47,500 £48,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.04% -4.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £38,000 £31,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £62,250 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £46,750 £52,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year -11.37% +5.50% -

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 South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 5,320 6,922 7,968
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.29% 21.62% 19.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4,180 5,477 6,602
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,141
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +1.95% +10.35%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,000 £24,388
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Fibre Channel
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Fibre Channel in the South East

Fibre Channel
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Fibre Channel in the South East

Fibre Channel
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Fibre Channel in the South East over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Fibre Channel in the South East

Fibre Channel
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fibre Channel within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 January 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
Hampshire +7 20 £42,714 +6.79% 4
Thames Valley +12 6 £50,000 -28.57% 1
Surrey -14 5 £55,000 -4.35% 1
Berkshire +29 4 £48,750 -30.36%
West Sussex -5 4 £61,500 +6.03%
Kent 0 2 £35,000 -18.60% 2
Oxfordshire -24 1 £45,000 -35.71% 1
Home Counties - 1 £62,500 -
Fibre Channel
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for Fibre Channel.

1 24 (64.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 23 (62.16%) VMware
3 21 (56.76%) Cisco
3 21 (56.76%) Active Directory
4 19 (51.35%) SAN
4 19 (51.35%) PowerShell
5 18 (48.65%) ITIL
5 18 (48.65%) Bash Shell
6 16 (43.24%) Perl
7 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
8 14 (37.84%) Linux
9 13 (35.14%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (32.43%) Python
10 12 (32.43%) Windows
10 12 (32.43%) Hyper-V
10 12 (32.43%) iSCSI
11 11 (29.73%) Firewall
12 10 (27.03%) Red Hat
12 10 (27.03%) HP
12 10 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (27.03%) Palo Alto
12 10 (27.03%) Windows Server
12 10 (27.03%) Extreme Networks
12 10 (27.03%) SolarWinds
13 9 (24.32%) Skype
13 9 (24.32%) Business Continuity
14 8 (21.62%) EMC
14 8 (21.62%) Computer Science
14 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (21.62%) Degree

Fibre Channel
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (13.51%) IIS
2 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (51.35%) SAN
2 12 (32.43%) iSCSI
3 11 (29.73%) Firewall
4 9 (24.32%) Skype
5 7 (18.92%) TCP/IP
5 7 (18.92%) VoIP
6 6 (16.22%) LAN
6 6 (16.22%) VLAN
7 5 (13.51%) BIG-IP
7 5 (13.51%) Ethernet
7 5 (13.51%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 5 (13.51%) NAS
7 5 (13.51%) Wireless
8 4 (10.81%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (10.81%) Remote Desktop
8 4 (10.81%) Unified Communications
9 3 (8.11%) DHCP
9 3 (8.11%) DNS
9 3 (8.11%) MPLS
10 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (2.70%) Big Data
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
1 5 (13.51%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (24.32%) Consultant
2 8 (21.62%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Network Team Leader
3 6 (16.22%) Team Leader
4 5 (13.51%) Active Directory Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Administrator
4 5 (13.51%) Exchange Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Consultant
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Exchange Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Server Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Senior VMware Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Windows Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Server Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) LAMP
2 1 (2.70%) Flash
2 1 (2.70%) REST
2 1 (2.70%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (21.62%) Computer Science
3 6 (16.22%) Clustering
4 5 (13.51%) Data Centre
5 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
6 3 (8.11%) Replication
7 1 (2.70%) Celerra
7 1 (2.70%) CLARiiON
7 1 (2.70%) CMDB
7 1 (2.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (2.70%) EMC VNX
7 1 (2.70%) IBM XIV
7 1 (2.70%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (37.84%) Linux
2 12 (32.43%) Windows
3 10 (27.03%) Windows Server
4 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (16.22%) Solaris
5 6 (16.22%) Unix
5 6 (16.22%) Windows 7
6 5 (13.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (13.51%) Windows 10
7 4 (10.81%) CentOS
8 1 (2.70%) AIX
8 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (64.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 18 (48.65%) ITIL
3 9 (24.32%) Business Continuity
4 8 (21.62%) Presales
5 7 (18.92%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (16.22%) Change Control
6 6 (16.22%) Supplier Management
7 5 (13.51%) BCP
7 5 (13.51%) Benchmarking
7 5 (13.51%) Business Continuity Planning
7 5 (13.51%) Collaborative Working
7 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce
7 5 (13.51%) Proactive Monitoring
7 5 (13.51%) Systems Analysis
8 4 (10.81%) Change Management
8 4 (10.81%) Information Security
8 4 (10.81%) Mathematics
8 4 (10.81%) Server Hardening
9 2 (5.41%) Data Management
9 2 (5.41%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 19 (51.35%) PowerShell
2 18 (48.65%) Bash Shell
3 16 (43.24%) Perl
4 12 (32.43%) Python
5 5 (13.51%) Korn
5 5 (13.51%) SQL
6 4 (10.81%) AWK
6 4 (10.81%) Bourne shell
6 4 (10.81%) R
6 4 (10.81%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Degree
2 6 (16.22%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (13.51%) CCNA
3 5 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (10.81%) RHCE
4 4 (10.81%) RHCSA
5 1 (2.70%) MCITP
5 1 (2.70%) MCSA
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.70%) OCA
5 1 (2.70%) OCP
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 21 (56.76%) Active Directory
2 12 (32.43%) Hyper-V
3 10 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (16.22%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (13.51%) vSphere
5 5 (13.51%) XenApp
6 4 (10.81%) GlusterFS
6 4 (10.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (5.41%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Failover Clustering
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Clustering
1 5 (13.51%) NetBackup
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle ZFS
2 4 (10.81%) Red Hat Satellite
2 4 (10.81%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 4 (10.81%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 3 (8.11%) Ansible
4 2 (5.41%) Puppet
5 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.70%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 23 (62.16%) VMware
2 21 (56.76%) Cisco
3 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
4 10 (27.03%) Extreme Networks
4 10 (27.03%) HP
4 10 (27.03%) Palo Alto
4 10 (27.03%) Red Hat
4 10 (27.03%) SolarWinds
5 8 (21.62%) EMC
6 6 (16.22%) Citrix
6 6 (16.22%) Oracle
6 6 (16.22%) Sun
7 5 (13.51%) Brocade
7 5 (13.51%) F5
7 5 (13.51%) Veritas
8 4 (10.81%) StorageTek
9 3 (8.11%) 3PAR
9 3 (8.11%) Veeam
10 2 (5.41%) IBM
10 2 (5.41%) Isilon