Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE)
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1144 1130 1068
Rank change year-on-year -14 -62 +142
Permanent jobs citing FCoE 59 94 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.033% 0.049% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.21% 0.29% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 49 53 204
UK median annual salary £54,000 £75,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.00% - +15.38%
10th Percentile £37,500 £46,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £105,000 £101,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,750 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year -13.18% +1.85% +13.68%

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 28278 32297 36572
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.70% 16.98% 16.68%
Number of salaries quoted 22900 26451 30237
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £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 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for FCoE in the UK

FCoE
Top 9 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 17 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
England +26 59 £54,000 -28.00%
UK excluding London +40 37 £47,750 -13.18%
South East +43 24 £60,000 +9.09%
London -19 22 £72,500 -27.50%
South West +5 7 £45,000 -18.18%
North of England +5 5 £58,500 +56.00%
North West -1 3 £58,500 +56.00%
North East - 2 - -
East of England +5 1 £50,500 -8.18%

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 39 (66.10%) Firewall
2 36 (61.02%) Cisco Certification
3 33 (55.93%) Cisco
4 31 (52.54%) SAN
5 30 (50.85%) ITIL
5 30 (50.85%) Linux
6 28 (47.46%) VMware
7 25 (42.37%) NetApp
8 23 (38.98%) DNS
8 23 (38.98%) SolarWinds
8 23 (38.98%) Cisco Nexus
9 21 (35.59%) WAN
10 20 (33.90%) vCenter Server
11 19 (32.20%) NFS
11 19 (32.20%) LAN
11 19 (32.20%) Unix
11 19 (32.20%) Wireless
12 18 (30.51%) High Availability
12 18 (30.51%) Bash Shell
12 18 (30.51%) iSCSI
13 17 (28.81%) EMC
14 16 (27.12%) TCP/IP
14 16 (27.12%) Windows
14 16 (27.12%) VMware Infrastructure
14 16 (27.12%) Load Balancing
14 16 (27.12%) Puppet
15 15 (25.42%) Ansible
15 15 (25.42%) Security Cleared
15 15 (25.42%) Korn
15 15 (25.42%) SLA

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 (13.56%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.39%) Apache
2 2 (3.39%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.39%) iPlanet
2 2 (3.39%) JBoss
2 2 (3.39%) MQSeries
2 2 (3.39%) OpenStack
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.39%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.39%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.39%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.47%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.08%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 39 (66.10%) Firewall
2 31 (52.54%) SAN
3 23 (38.98%) Cisco Nexus
3 23 (38.98%) DNS
4 21 (35.59%) WAN
5 19 (32.20%) LAN
5 19 (32.20%) Wireless
6 18 (30.51%) iSCSI
7 16 (27.12%) TCP/IP
8 13 (22.03%) OSPF
9 12 (20.34%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (20.34%) DHCP
9 12 (20.34%) Fibre Channel
9 12 (20.34%) SNMP
9 12 (20.34%) Wi-Fi
10 11 (18.64%) BGP
10 11 (18.64%) MPLS
11 10 (16.95%) IPsec
11 10 (16.95%) VoIP
11 10 (16.95%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (18.64%) JIRA
1 11 (18.64%) Redmine
2 1 (1.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (11.86%) Publishing
2 5 (8.47%) Games
3 3 (5.08%) Banking
3 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (28.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (22.03%) Cloud Engineer
2 13 (22.03%) Network Engineer
3 10 (16.95%) Juniper Engineer
3 10 (16.95%) Senior Manager
3 10 (16.95%) Senior Network Engineer
4 8 (13.56%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) Network Manager
5 7 (11.86%) Senior Network Manager
5 7 (11.86%) Telephony Manager
6 6 (10.17%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Platform Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Windows Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) IT Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) Network Design Specialist
9 3 (5.08%) Storage Manager
9 3 (5.08%) Technical Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) Java EE
1 4 (6.78%) STL
2 2 (3.39%) Flash
2 2 (3.39%) J2EE
3 1 (1.69%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.42%) Data Centre
2 11 (18.64%) Management Information System
3 10 (16.95%) PKI
4 9 (15.25%) Computer Science
4 9 (15.25%) Hybrid Cloud
5 7 (11.86%) Replication
6 5 (8.47%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (3.39%) Clustering
8 2 (3.39%) FlexPod
8 2 (3.39%) Grid Computing
8 2 (3.39%) User Experience
9 1 (1.69%) Celerra
9 1 (1.69%) CLARiiON
9 1 (1.69%) CMDB
9 1 (1.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (1.69%) EMC VNX
9 1 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (1.69%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 30 (50.85%) Linux
2 19 (32.20%) Unix
3 16 (27.12%) Windows
4 4 (6.78%) Solaris
5 3 (5.08%) Windows Server
6 2 (3.39%) AIX
6 2 (3.39%) HPUX
6 2 (3.39%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.39%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.85%) ITIL
2 18 (30.51%) High Availability
3 16 (27.12%) Load Balancing
4 14 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (23.73%) Service Delivery
5 13 (22.03%) Service Management
6 12 (20.34%) Change Control
6 12 (20.34%) Network Design
7 11 (18.64%) User Stories
8 9 (15.25%) Adaptive Security
8 9 (15.25%) Cybersecurity
8 9 (15.25%) Information Management
8 9 (15.25%) Kalman Filter
8 9 (15.25%) Mathematics
8 9 (15.25%) Operations Management
8 9 (15.25%) WAN Optimisation
8 9 (15.25%) Web Filtering
9 8 (13.56%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (13.56%) Virtual Infrastructure
10 7 (11.86%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 18 (30.51%) Bash Shell
2 15 (25.42%) Korn
3 13 (22.03%) C
4 8 (13.56%) PowerShell
5 7 (11.86%) Perl
5 7 (11.86%) Python
6 4 (6.78%) C#
6 4 (6.78%) C++
6 4 (6.78%) C-shell
6 4 (6.78%) Java
6 4 (6.78%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.78%) Objective-C
6 4 (6.78%) PHP
6 4 (6.78%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 36 (61.02%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (25.42%) Security Cleared
3 14 (23.73%) CCNP
4 13 (22.03%) CCNA
5 11 (18.64%) CISSP
5 11 (18.64%) CompTIA Security+
5 11 (18.64%) Degree
5 11 (18.64%) DV Cleared
5 11 (18.64%) GIAC
5 11 (18.64%) Linux+ Certification
5 11 (18.64%) MCSE
5 11 (18.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (18.64%) Network+ Certification
5 11 (18.64%) SANS
5 11 (18.64%) Security+ Certification
5 11 (18.64%) SSCP
6 9 (15.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (13.56%) CCIE
7 8 (13.56%) NCIE
8 4 (6.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (25.42%) SLA
2 3 (5.08%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (32.20%) NFS
2 16 (27.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (22.03%) Samba
4 12 (20.34%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (18.64%) VMware NSX
6 8 (13.56%) Active Directory
7 7 (11.86%) vSphere
8 6 (10.17%) Hyper-V
9 5 (8.47%) KVM
10 4 (6.78%) vCloud
11 3 (5.08%) Oracle RAC
11 3 (5.08%) XenServer
12 2 (3.39%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 2 (3.39%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (3.39%) XenApp
13 1 (1.69%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 20 (33.90%) vCenter Server
2 16 (27.12%) Puppet
3 15 (25.42%) Ansible
4 14 (23.73%) Nagios
5 11 (18.64%) Cisco Prime
5 11 (18.64%) SolarWinds Orion
6 7 (11.86%) NetBackup
7 5 (8.47%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (6.78%) vRealize
9 3 (5.08%) FortiGate
9 3 (5.08%) PowerCLI
10 2 (3.39%) Cisco UCCX
10 2 (3.39%) Icinga
10 2 (3.39%) Kibana
10 2 (3.39%) logstash
10 2 (3.39%) OpenView
10 2 (3.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 2 (3.39%) Prometheus
10 2 (3.39%) Salt
10 2 (3.39%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 33 (55.93%) Cisco
2 28 (47.46%) VMware
3 25 (42.37%) NetApp
4 23 (38.98%) SolarWinds
5 17 (28.81%) EMC
6 12 (20.34%) Juniper
6 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
7 11 (18.64%) F5
8 10 (16.95%) 3PAR
8 10 (16.95%) HP
9 9 (15.25%) Barracuda Networks
9 9 (15.25%) Citrix
9 9 (15.25%) Forcepoint
9 9 (15.25%) Palo Alto
10 5 (8.47%) Veritas
11 4 (6.78%) Dell
11 4 (6.78%) Oracle
12 3 (5.08%) Google
12 3 (5.08%) IBM
12 3 (5.08%) Remedy