Period
to 17 December 2017

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 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fibre Channel (FC)
England > South East
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 507 509 548
Rank change year-on-year +2 +39 +36
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 34 68 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.11% 0.20% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.63% 0.94% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 32 54 93
South East median annual salary £46,250 £43,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.56% -14.00% +19.05%
10th Percentile £35,425 £31,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £62,475 £69,250 £62,500
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 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 5375 7233 8459
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.30% 21.53% 20.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4230 5812 6957
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,250 £24,500
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 December 2017.

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 December 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
Hampshire -2 13 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Thames Valley +32 7 £58,750 -16.07%
Surrey -5 7 £55,000 -4.35% 1
West Sussex +2 4 £61,500 +5.13%
Berkshire +46 3 £50,000 -
Kent 0 3 £35,000 -18.60%
Oxfordshire -19 3 £60,000 -14.29%
Home Counties - 1 £62,500 -
Fibre Channel
England

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

1 24 (70.59%) Disaster Recovery
2 22 (64.71%) Cisco
3 21 (61.76%) Active Directory
4 19 (55.88%) VMware
5 17 (50.00%) ITIL
5 17 (50.00%) SAN
5 17 (50.00%) PowerShell
6 15 (44.12%) Bash Shell
7 14 (41.18%) Microsoft
8 13 (38.24%) Perl
9 12 (35.29%) Windows
9 12 (35.29%) Linux
9 12 (35.29%) HP
9 12 (35.29%) iSCSI
9 12 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (32.35%) Windows Server
10 11 (32.35%) Firewall
10 11 (32.35%) Business Continuity
11 10 (29.41%) VoIP
11 10 (29.41%) Red Hat
11 10 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (26.47%) Hyper-V
12 9 (26.47%) SolarWinds
12 9 (26.47%) Extreme Networks
12 9 (26.47%) Palo Alto
12 9 (26.47%) EMC
12 9 (26.47%) Python
13 8 (23.53%) TCP/IP
13 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012

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 (14.71%) IIS
2 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (50.00%) SAN
2 12 (35.29%) iSCSI
3 11 (32.35%) Firewall
4 10 (29.41%) VoIP
5 8 (23.53%) TCP/IP
6 7 (20.59%) LAN
6 7 (20.59%) VLAN
7 6 (17.65%) NAS
8 5 (14.71%) BIG-IP
8 5 (14.71%) Ethernet
8 5 (14.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 5 (14.71%) Skype
8 5 (14.71%) Wireless
9 4 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (8.82%) DHCP
10 3 (8.82%) DNS
10 3 (8.82%) FCoE
10 3 (8.82%) MPLS
10 3 (8.82%) Unified Communications
11 2 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.94%) Big Data
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
1 5 (14.71%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Server Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Active Directory Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Consultant
3 5 (14.71%) Exchange Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Network Team Leader
3 5 (14.71%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Senior Exchange Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Senior Server Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Senior Windows Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Team Leader
3 5 (14.71%) VMware Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Windows Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Windows Server Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Lead Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) LAMP
2 2 (5.88%) WSH
3 1 (2.94%) Flash
3 1 (2.94%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (20.59%) Clustering
2 7 (20.59%) Computer Science
3 5 (14.71%) Data Centre
3 5 (14.71%) Management Information System
3 5 (14.71%) Replication
4 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (5.88%) Handset
5 1 (2.94%) Celerra
5 1 (2.94%) CLARiiON
5 1 (2.94%) CMDB
5 1 (2.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.94%) EMC VNX
5 1 (2.94%) IBM XIV
5 1 (2.94%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (35.29%) Linux
1 12 (35.29%) Windows
2 11 (32.35%) Windows Server
3 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (20.59%) Windows 7
5 6 (17.65%) Windows 10
6 5 (14.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (14.71%) Unix
7 4 (11.76%) CentOS
7 4 (11.76%) Solaris
8 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.94%) AIX
9 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (70.59%) Disaster Recovery
2 17 (50.00%) ITIL
3 11 (32.35%) Business Continuity
4 7 (20.59%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (17.65%) Change Control
5 6 (17.65%) Supplier Management
6 5 (14.71%) BCP
6 5 (14.71%) Benchmarking
6 5 (14.71%) Business Continuity Planning
6 5 (14.71%) Collaborative Working
6 5 (14.71%) E-Commerce
6 5 (14.71%) Information Security
6 5 (14.71%) Proactive Monitoring
7 4 (11.76%) Change Management
7 4 (11.76%) Mathematics
7 4 (11.76%) Presales
7 4 (11.76%) Server Hardening
8 2 (5.88%) Data Protection
8 2 (5.88%) Product Management
9 1 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 17 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 15 (44.12%) Bash Shell
3 13 (38.24%) Perl
4 9 (26.47%) Python
5 5 (14.71%) Korn
5 5 (14.71%) SQL
6 4 (11.76%) AWK
6 4 (11.76%) Bourne shell
6 4 (11.76%) Shell Script
7 3 (8.82%) R
8 2 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) CCNA
1 7 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (20.59%) Degree
2 6 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (11.76%) RHCE
3 4 (11.76%) RHCSA
4 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (5.88%) MCP
6 1 (2.94%) MCITP
6 1 (2.94%) MCSA
6 1 (2.94%) OCA
6 1 (2.94%) OCP
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 21 (61.76%) Active Directory
2 12 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (26.47%) Hyper-V
4 7 (20.59%) vSphere
5 6 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (11.76%) GlusterFS
6 4 (11.76%) NFS
6 4 (11.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (2.94%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) NetBackup
2 5 (14.71%) Failover Clustering
2 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle ZFS
3 4 (11.76%) Red Hat Satellite
3 4 (11.76%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 4 (11.76%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 3 (8.82%) Ansible
5 2 (5.88%) NetVault Backup
6 1 (2.94%) Backup Exec
6 1 (2.94%) Tivoli
6 1 (2.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 22 (64.71%) Cisco
2 19 (55.88%) VMware
3 14 (41.18%) Microsoft
4 12 (35.29%) HP
5 10 (29.41%) Red Hat
6 9 (26.47%) EMC
6 9 (26.47%) Extreme Networks
6 9 (26.47%) Palo Alto
6 9 (26.47%) SolarWinds
7 5 (14.71%) Brocade
7 5 (14.71%) F5
7 5 (14.71%) Veeam
7 5 (14.71%) Veritas
8 4 (11.76%) Oracle
8 4 (11.76%) StorageTek
8 4 (11.76%) Sun
9 3 (8.82%) 3PAR
9 3 (8.82%) Dell
10 2 (5.88%) Kaspersky
10 2 (5.88%) NetApp