Period
to 24 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for FCoE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited FCoE over the 6 months to 24 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE)
UK
6 months to
24 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1114 1147 1075
Rank change year-on-year +33 -72 +180
Permanent jobs citing FCoE 50 88 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.029% 0.046% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.18% 0.27% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 39 49 229
UK median annual salary £58,500 £55,000 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.36% -29.03% -18.42%
10th Percentile £36,250 £45,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £105,000 £102,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £58,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.36% +10.00% +11.11%

FCoE 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 with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 27854 32539 37401
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.98% 16.88% 16.97%
Number of salaries quoted 22568 26875 30779
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

FCoE
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing FCoE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for FCoE in the UK

FCoE
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FCoE.

Salary trend for FCoE in the UK

FCoE
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing FCoE over the 6 months to 24 September 2017.

Salary histogram for FCoE in the UK

FCoE
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FCoE within the UK over the 6 months to 24 September 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
England +7 50 £58,500 +6.36% 2
UK excluding London +61 39 £58,500 +6.36% 2
South East +71 28 £60,000 +9.09% 1
London -17 11 £85,000 -15.00%
North of England +9 5 £58,500 +41.82%
Midlands +45 3 £35,000 -30.00% 1
West Midlands +15 3 £35,000 -30.00%
North West -7 3 £58,500 +56.00%
South West +11 2 £45,000 -18.18%
North East - 2 - -
East of England +14 1 £50,500 -8.18%

For the 6 months to 24 September 2017, IT jobs citing FCoE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for FCoE.

1 35 (70.00%) Cisco
2 34 (68.00%) Firewall
3 33 (66.00%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (58.00%) ITIL
5 26 (52.00%) SAN
6 24 (48.00%) NetApp
6 24 (48.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 21 (42.00%) Linux
8 20 (40.00%) SLA
8 20 (40.00%) Load Balancing
8 20 (40.00%) SolarWinds
9 19 (38.00%) iSCSI
9 19 (38.00%) WAN
10 18 (36.00%) OSPF
11 17 (34.00%) VMware
11 17 (34.00%) Unix
11 17 (34.00%) DNS
11 17 (34.00%) CCNP
11 17 (34.00%) Data Centre
12 16 (32.00%) LAN
12 16 (32.00%) Wireless
13 15 (30.00%) Windows
13 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
14 14 (28.00%) Change Control
15 13 (26.00%) Fibre Channel
15 13 (26.00%) Cisco ASA
15 13 (26.00%) VoIP
15 13 (26.00%) NFS
15 13 (26.00%) Wi-Fi
15 13 (26.00%) Network Design

FCoE
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 8 (16.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.00%) Apache
2 2 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.00%) iPlanet
2 2 (4.00%) JBoss
2 2 (4.00%) MQSeries
2 2 (4.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.00%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 34 (68.00%) Firewall
2 26 (52.00%) SAN
3 24 (48.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 19 (38.00%) iSCSI
4 19 (38.00%) WAN
5 18 (36.00%) OSPF
6 17 (34.00%) DNS
7 16 (32.00%) LAN
7 16 (32.00%) Wireless
8 13 (26.00%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (26.00%) Fibre Channel
8 13 (26.00%) VoIP
8 13 (26.00%) Wi-Fi
9 11 (22.00%) BGP
9 11 (22.00%) IPsec
9 11 (22.00%) MPLS
10 10 (20.00%) 3G
10 10 (20.00%) DDNS
10 10 (20.00%) DSL
10 10 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) JIRA
1 5 (10.00%) Redmine
2 1 (2.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (10.00%) Publishing
2 3 (6.00%) Games
3 2 (4.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (38.00%) Network Engineer
2 11 (22.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (20.00%) Juniper Engineer
3 10 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 9 (18.00%) Cloud Engineer
5 8 (16.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (16.00%) Senior Manager
6 5 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Network Manager
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Network Manager
6 5 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Telephony Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Network Design Specialist
7 3 (6.00%) Network Specialist
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Storage Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Storage Manager
7 3 (6.00%) System Design Authority
7 3 (6.00%) Technical Design Authority
7 3 (6.00%) Technical Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) Flash
2 2 (4.00%) J2EE
3 1 (2.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.00%) Data Centre
2 11 (22.00%) PKI
3 10 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 10 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 7 (14.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 6 (12.00%) Enterprise Storage
5 6 (12.00%) Replication
6 2 (4.00%) Clustering
6 2 (4.00%) FlexPod
6 2 (4.00%) Grid Computing
7 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.00%) Celerra
7 1 (2.00%) CLARiiON
7 1 (2.00%) CMDB
7 1 (2.00%) EMC VNX
7 1 (2.00%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 21 (42.00%) Linux
2 17 (34.00%) Unix
3 15 (30.00%) Windows
4 8 (16.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.00%) AIX
5 2 (4.00%) HPUX
5 2 (4.00%) Solaris
5 2 (4.00%) SUSE
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (58.00%) ITIL
2 20 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 14 (28.00%) Change Control
4 13 (26.00%) Network Design
5 12 (24.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (20.00%) Adaptive Security
6 10 (20.00%) Business Continuity
6 10 (20.00%) Information Management
6 10 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
6 10 (20.00%) Mathematics
6 10 (20.00%) Operations Management
6 10 (20.00%) WAN Optimisation
6 10 (20.00%) Web Filtering
7 9 (18.00%) High Availability
8 8 (16.00%) Security Management
8 8 (16.00%) Service Delivery
8 8 (16.00%) Service Management
8 8 (16.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 6 (12.00%) Change Management
9 6 (12.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.00%) Bash Shell
2 7 (14.00%) C
2 7 (14.00%) Korn
3 3 (6.00%) Perl
4 2 (4.00%) C-shell
4 2 (4.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 33 (66.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (34.00%) CCNP
3 10 (20.00%) Degree
4 8 (16.00%) CCIE
4 8 (16.00%) NCIE
4 8 (16.00%) Security Cleared
5 7 (14.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (12.00%) CCNA
6 6 (12.00%) MCSE
6 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (10.00%) CISSP
7 5 (10.00%) CompTIA Security+
7 5 (10.00%) DV Cleared
7 5 (10.00%) GIAC
7 5 (10.00%) Linux+ Certification
7 5 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
7 5 (10.00%) SANS
7 5 (10.00%) Security+ Certification
7 5 (10.00%) SSCP
8 4 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (40.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (26.00%) NFS
2 12 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (16.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (14.00%) Samba
4 7 (14.00%) XenApp
5 5 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (10.00%) VMware NSX
6 3 (6.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (6.00%) KVM
6 3 (6.00%) vSphere
7 2 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (4.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (2.00%) SRDF
8 1 (2.00%) vCloud
8 1 (2.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (24.00%) vCenter Server
2 11 (22.00%) SolarWinds Orion
3 10 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
4 7 (14.00%) Cisco UCCX
5 6 (12.00%) Puppet
5 6 (12.00%) SCCM
5 6 (12.00%) SCOM
6 5 (10.00%) Ansible
6 5 (10.00%) Nagios
7 4 (8.00%) NetBackup
8 3 (6.00%) FortiGate
9 2 (4.00%) OpenView
10 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (2.00%) PowerCLI
10 1 (2.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 35 (70.00%) Cisco
2 24 (48.00%) NetApp
3 20 (40.00%) SolarWinds
4 17 (34.00%) VMware
5 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 12 (24.00%) EMC
6 12 (24.00%) F5
7 11 (22.00%) Citrix
7 11 (22.00%) Juniper
8 10 (20.00%) Barracuda Networks
8 10 (20.00%) Forcepoint
8 10 (20.00%) Palo Alto
9 9 (18.00%) 3PAR
9 9 (18.00%) HP
10 7 (14.00%) Siemens
11 4 (8.00%) Dell
11 4 (8.00%) Remedy
12 2 (4.00%) Brocade
12 2 (4.00%) Isilon
12 2 (4.00%) PlateSpin