Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fibre Channel (FC)
England > South West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 299 - 359
Rank change year-on-year - +359 -32
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 17 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.17% - 0.067%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.95% - 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 17 0 4
South West median annual salary £42,500 - £42,500
10th Percentile £25,500 - £27,250
90th Percentile £62,250 - £50,750
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 West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1789 2004 2253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 17.52% 18.44% 18.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1471 1645 1974
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £63,525
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Fibre Channel
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Fibre Channel in the South West

Fibre Channel
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Fibre Channel in the South West

Fibre Channel
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Fibre Channel in the South West over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Fibre Channel in the South West

Fibre Channel
Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 6 months to 19 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
Gloucestershire - 10 £42,500 -
Devon - 5 £30,000 -
Bristol - 1 £57,500 -
Somerset - 1 £65,000 - 1
Fibre Channel
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 South West region with a requirement for Fibre Channel.

1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (94.12%) SAN
3 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
3 15 (88.24%) Dell
3 15 (88.24%) Windows Server
4 14 (82.35%) Hyper-V
4 14 (82.35%) DNS
4 14 (82.35%) DHCP
5 11 (64.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (58.82%) Replication
6 10 (58.82%) Cisco
6 10 (58.82%) CCNA
6 10 (58.82%) Citrix
6 10 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (58.82%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (52.94%) NAS
7 9 (52.94%) ITIL V3
7 9 (52.94%) SCDPM
7 9 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (52.94%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 9 (52.94%) Virtual Environments
7 9 (52.94%) Virtual Machines
7 9 (52.94%) vCenter Server
7 9 (52.94%) Proactive Management
7 9 (52.94%) Firmware
7 9 (52.94%) ITIL
7 9 (52.94%) Service Management
7 9 (52.94%) Service Delivery
7 9 (52.94%) Disaster Recovery

Fibre Channel
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
1 5 (29.41%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (94.12%) SAN
2 14 (82.35%) DHCP
2 14 (82.35%) DNS
3 9 (52.94%) NAS
3 9 (52.94%) VLAN
4 7 (41.18%) iSCSI
5 6 (35.29%) Firewall
6 3 (17.65%) Skype
6 3 (17.65%) Unified Communications
7 1 (5.88%) FIX Connectivity
7 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
7 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
7 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (52.94%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (35.29%) Support Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Communications Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Communications Support Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Backup Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Veritas Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (5.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Replication
2 9 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Windows Server
2 8 (47.06%) Windows
3 3 (17.65%) Linux
4 1 (5.88%) AIX
4 1 (5.88%) CentOS
4 1 (5.88%) HPUX
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Solaris
4 1 (5.88%) Unix
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Data Protection
1 9 (52.94%) Disaster Recovery
1 9 (52.94%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 9 (52.94%) ITIL
1 9 (52.94%) ITIL V3
1 9 (52.94%) ITSM
1 9 (52.94%) Proactive Management
1 9 (52.94%) Problem Management
1 9 (52.94%) Service Delivery
1 9 (52.94%) Service Management
1 9 (52.94%) Virtual Environments
2 5 (29.41%) Migration
3 1 (5.88%) Change Control
3 1 (5.88%) Domain Models
3 1 (5.88%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (5.88%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) Korn
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) CCNA
1 10 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (52.94%) Degree
2 9 (52.94%) DV Cleared
2 9 (52.94%) Security Cleared
3 6 (35.29%) MCSA
3 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (29.41%) MCITP
5 1 (5.88%) MCSE
5 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 14 (82.35%) Hyper-V
2 11 (64.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (58.82%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (52.94%) Firmware
4 9 (52.94%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
6 1 (5.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (5.88%) vSphere
6 1 (5.88%) XenApp
6 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 9 (52.94%) SCDPM
1 9 (52.94%) vCenter Server
2 3 (17.65%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.88%) CFEngine
3 1 (5.88%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (88.24%) Dell
2 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
3 10 (58.82%) Cisco
3 10 (58.82%) Citrix
4 6 (35.29%) HP
5 5 (29.41%) EqualLogic
5 5 (29.41%) IBM
6 3 (17.65%) Sonus
6 3 (17.65%) Veeam
7 1 (5.88%) EMC
7 1 (5.88%) McAfee
7 1 (5.88%) Oracle
7 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
7 1 (5.88%) Veritas