Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fibre Channel (FC)
England > South East
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 515 512 570
Rank change year-on-year -3 +58 -45
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 23 31 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.079% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.51% 0.60% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 23 28 40
South East median annual salary £57,500 £56,250 £58,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% -3.85% +30.00%
10th Percentile £46,500 £38,350 £40,075
90th Percentile £73,800 £62,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £51,500 £48,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.64% -2.50% -

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 4,540 5,167 7,332
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.60% 17.98% 20.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3,561 4,146 5,894
South East median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,125 £67,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 15 October 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 15 October 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
Thames Valley +27 12 £62,500 +4.17% 1
Berkshire +7 11 £62,500 +8.70% 1
Hampshire -30 6 £53,750 +26.47%
West Sussex +1 4 £60,000 -2.44% 1
Kent +13 1 £35,000 +7.69%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £55,000 -
Fibre Channel
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 South East region with a requirement for Fibre Channel.

1 21 (91.30%) SAN
1 21 (91.30%) VMware
2 17 (73.91%) iSCSI
3 15 (65.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (60.87%) Degree
5 12 (52.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (52.17%) Windows
5 12 (52.17%) Linux
6 11 (47.83%) ITIL
6 11 (47.83%) Unix
6 11 (47.83%) Perl
6 11 (47.83%) TCP/IP
6 11 (47.83%) Red Hat
6 11 (47.83%) Shell Script
6 11 (47.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (47.83%) Centrify
6 11 (47.83%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 10 (43.48%) NAS
7 10 (43.48%) DNS
7 10 (43.48%) DHCP
8 9 (39.13%) Amazon AWS
8 9 (39.13%) Replication
8 9 (39.13%) Virtual Environments
9 8 (34.78%) Java
10 7 (30.43%) Python
10 7 (30.43%) LAN
10 7 (30.43%) WAN
10 7 (30.43%) Finance
10 7 (30.43%) Samba
10 7 (30.43%) Artificial Intelligence

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 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.35%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (39.13%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (30.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 7 (30.43%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (30.43%) Amazon ELB
2 7 (30.43%) Amazon Glacier
2 7 (30.43%) Amazon S3
2 7 (30.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (4.35%) IaaS
4 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (91.30%) SAN
2 17 (73.91%) iSCSI
3 11 (47.83%) TCP/IP
4 10 (43.48%) DHCP
4 10 (43.48%) DNS
4 10 (43.48%) NAS
5 7 (30.43%) FCoE
5 7 (30.43%) LAN
5 7 (30.43%) WAN
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (8.70%) Firewall
6 2 (8.70%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (8.70%) MPLS
6 2 (8.70%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (8.70%) Skype
6 2 (8.70%) SNMP
6 2 (8.70%) SSL
7 1 (4.35%) DWDM
7 1 (4.35%) FTP
7 1 (4.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) Amazon RDS
General
1 7 (30.43%) Banking
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Administrator
2 4 (17.39%) Consultant
2 4 (17.39%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (17.39%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (17.39%) Solaris Administrator
2 4 (17.39%) Solaris Systems Administrator
2 4 (17.39%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (17.39%) Unix Administrator
2 4 (17.39%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (17.39%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) IT Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Director
4 2 (8.70%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
1 1 (4.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Replication
2 7 (30.43%) Computer Science
3 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
4 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
5 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (8.70%) Clustering
5 2 (8.70%) PKI
6 1 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Linux
1 12 (52.17%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 11 (47.83%) Unix
3 5 (21.74%) Windows Server
4 4 (17.39%) CentOS
4 4 (17.39%) Solaris
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (47.83%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 11 (47.83%) ITIL
3 9 (39.13%) Virtual Environments
4 7 (30.43%) Artificial Intelligence
4 7 (30.43%) Coaching
4 7 (30.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (30.43%) Deployment Automation
4 7 (30.43%) Task Automation
5 6 (26.09%) Change Management
6 5 (21.74%) Business Continuity
6 5 (21.74%) Project Management
7 4 (17.39%) Benchmarking
7 4 (17.39%) Information Security
7 4 (17.39%) Mathematics
7 4 (17.39%) Presales
7 4 (17.39%) QMS
7 4 (17.39%) Quality Management
7 4 (17.39%) Server Hardening
7 4 (17.39%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) Perl
1 11 (47.83%) Shell Script
2 8 (34.78%) Java
3 7 (30.43%) Bash Shell
3 7 (30.43%) Python
3 7 (30.43%) Ruby
4 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
5 4 (17.39%) AWK
5 4 (17.39%) Bourne shell
5 4 (17.39%) Korn
6 1 (4.35%) C
6 1 (4.35%) C#
6 1 (4.35%) C++
6 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.35%) Lua
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) OCA
2 4 (17.39%) OCP
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle Certification
2 4 (17.39%) RHCE
2 4 (17.39%) RHCSA
3 1 (4.35%) MCITP
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (65.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (30.43%) Samba
3 6 (26.09%) Hyper-V
4 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
4 4 (17.39%) GlusterFS
4 4 (17.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (17.39%) vSphere
4 4 (17.39%) XenApp
5 2 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (8.70%) XenDesktop
6 1 (4.35%) Terminal Server
6 1 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) Ansible
1 7 (30.43%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (30.43%) Puppet
1 7 (30.43%) Terraform
1 7 (30.43%) vRealize Orchestrator
2 6 (26.09%) NetBackup
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle ZFS
3 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Satellite
3 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 4 (17.39%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 3 (13.04%) SCCM
5 2 (8.70%) Backup Exec
5 2 (8.70%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (8.70%) SCOrch
5 2 (8.70%) vCenter Server
6 1 (4.35%) EMC VPLEX
6 1 (4.35%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) VMware
2 11 (47.83%) Centrify
2 11 (47.83%) Red Hat
3 6 (26.09%) HP
3 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
4 5 (21.74%) Brocade
4 5 (21.74%) Cisco
4 5 (21.74%) EMC
5 4 (17.39%) Citrix
5 4 (17.39%) Oracle
5 4 (17.39%) StorageTek
5 4 (17.39%) Sun
5 4 (17.39%) Veeam
5 4 (17.39%) Veritas
6 3 (13.04%) 3PAR
6 3 (13.04%) Symantec
7 2 (8.70%) arcserve
7 2 (8.70%) Aruba
7 2 (8.70%) ProCurve