The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fibre Channel (FC)
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 714 784 672
Rank change year-on-year +70 -112  
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 144 170 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.16% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.06% 0.95% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 99 138 281
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -12.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +17.64%  

Fibre Channel is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 13603 17985 19852
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 15.96% 17.30% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 11087 14881 15830
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £69,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Fibre Channel
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Fibre Channel as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Fibre Channel in the UK

Fibre Channel
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Fibre Channel in the UK

Fibre Channel
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Fibre Channel in the UK

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fibre Channel within the UK over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +78 139 £55,000 +15.78% 10
London +112 88 £55,000 +15.78% 5
South East +1 28 £62,500 +8.69% 1
East of England +34 18 £36,000 -20.00%
Surrey +56 17 £65,000 +23.80%
City of London +44 14 £50,000 -7.40% 3
Cambridgeshire +25 13 - -
Cambridge - 6 - -
Epsom - 5 - -
Berkshire +21 4 £70,000 +21.73% 1
Hertfordshire +20 4 - -
Watford - 4 - -
Bracknell - 4 £70,000 -
Peterborough - 4 - -
Kent +23 3 £32,500 -13.33%
West Sussex +10 3 £57,500 +57.53%
Gatwick - 3 £57,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £37,500 -
Sittingbourne - 2 £32,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £35,000 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £35,000 - 1
North East - 2 £35,000 - 1
South West - 2 £45,000 -
Scotland +25 1 £50,000 -
Hampshire +17 1 £31,825 -33.00%
York - 1 £37,500 -
Swindon - 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 £37,500 -
Fareham - 1 £31,825 -
Glasgow - 1 £50,000 -

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 with a requirement for Fibre Channel.

1 208 (69.33%) SAN
2 194 (64.67%) VMware
3 188 (62.67%) Cisco
4 178 (59.33%) iSCSI
5 172 (57.33%) Windows
6 149 (49.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 138 (46.00%) Linux
8 120 (40.00%) NFS
9 112 (37.33%) Hyper-V
10 106 (35.33%) HP
11 104 (34.67%) EMC
11 104 (34.67%) NetApp
12 103 (34.33%) NAS
13 96 (32.00%) LAN
14 93 (31.00%) Active Directory
15 92 (30.67%) WAN
16 90 (30.00%) FCoE
17 87 (29.00%) Microsoft
18 80 (26.67%) Firewall
19 78 (26.00%) Oracle
20 72 (24.00%) Solaris
20 72 (24.00%) Brocade
21 71 (23.67%) Data Centre
22 70 (23.33%) Amazon AWS
22 70 (23.33%) Finance
23 68 (22.67%) ITIL
23 68 (22.67%) IIS
24 67 (22.33%) Windows Server 2012
25 65 (21.67%) Microsoft Azure
26 62 (20.67%) Citrix

Fibre Channel
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 68 (22.67%) IIS
2 51 (17.00%) Oracle Coherence
3 47 (15.67%) Apache
4 43 (14.33%) Tomcat
5 41 (13.67%) MS Exchange
5 41 (13.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 41 (13.67%) WebSphere
6 31 (10.33%) DataSynapse
7 19 (6.33%) SharePoint
8 17 (5.67%) Exchange Server 2010
9 13 (4.33%) Exchange Server 2007
10 11 (3.67%) Skype for Business
11 7 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
11 7 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
12 5 (1.67%) CloudStack
12 5 (1.67%) SAS
13 1 (0.33%) ColdFusion
13 1 (0.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 41 (13.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.00%) MS Office
3 2 (0.67%) Abaqus
Business Applications
1 31 (10.33%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 70 (23.33%) Amazon AWS
2 65 (21.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (10.33%) Office 365
4 5 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.33%) IaaS
6 3 (1.00%) PaaS
7 1 (0.33%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 208 (69.33%) SAN
2 178 (59.33%) iSCSI
3 103 (34.33%) NAS
4 96 (32.00%) LAN
5 92 (30.67%) WAN
6 90 (30.00%) FCoE
7 80 (26.67%) Firewall
8 55 (18.33%) Multicast
9 54 (18.00%) DNS
10 41 (13.67%) HTTP
11 40 (13.33%) DHCP
12 36 (12.00%) Wireless
13 33 (11.00%) VPN
14 29 (9.67%) WLAN
15 26 (8.67%) Cisco Nexus
16 25 (8.33%) BGP
17 23 (7.67%) Cisco ASA
17 23 (7.67%) VoIP
18 19 (6.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
18 19 (6.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (14.67%) SQL Server
2 41 (13.67%) Hadoop
2 41 (13.67%) HBase
3 17 (5.67%) OLTP
4 13 (4.33%) DB2
5 12 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (3.33%) OLAP
6 10 (3.33%) Oracle OLAP
7 8 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (2.67%) SQL Server 2014
8 7 (2.33%) MySQL
8 7 (2.33%) VLDB
9 3 (1.00%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.67%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.33%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (1.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (1.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.00%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (0.67%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.33%) Subversion
General
1 70 (23.33%) Finance
2 23 (7.67%) Banking
3 19 (6.33%) Investment Banking
4 11 (3.67%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.67%) Law
6 3 (1.00%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.33%) German Language
7 1 (0.33%) Marketing
7 1 (0.33%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.33%) Publishing
7 1 (0.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 65 (21.67%) Architect
2 59 (19.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 45 (15.00%) Technical Architect
4 43 (14.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 41 (13.67%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 41 (13.67%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 32 (10.67%) Solutions Architect
7 30 (10.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 30 (10.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 28 (9.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 28 (9.33%) Administrator
9 26 (8.67%) Network Engineer
10 20 (6.67%) Analyst
11 18 (6.00%) Linux Engineer
11 18 (6.00%) Storage Manager
11 18 (6.00%) Systems Engineer
12 17 (5.67%) Project Engineer
13 16 (5.33%) Network Infrastructure Architect
13 16 (5.33%) Support Engineer
14 15 (5.00%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (14.67%) Middleware
2 31 (10.33%) HTML
2 31 (10.33%) Rendezvous
2 31 (10.33%) Ultra Messaging
2 31 (10.33%) XML
2 31 (10.33%) XSLT
3 16 (5.33%) Flash
4 12 (4.00%) Web Services
5 9 (3.00%) 802.1X
6 5 (1.67%) Catalyst
7 3 (1.00%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (0.67%) POSIX
9 1 (0.33%) OpenMP
9 1 (0.33%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 71 (23.67%) Data Centre
2 33 (11.00%) Public Cloud
3 28 (9.33%) Computer Science
4 24 (8.00%) PKI
5 18 (6.00%) Clustering
6 14 (4.67%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 12 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
8 11 (3.67%) Replication
9 9 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (2.67%) Derivative
10 8 (2.67%) EMC VNX
11 7 (2.33%) EMC VMAX
11 7 (2.33%) Management Information System
11 7 (2.33%) Private Cloud
11 7 (2.33%) Virtual Team
12 6 (2.00%) CLARiiON
12 6 (2.00%) Enterprise Storage
13 5 (1.67%) Device Driver
13 5 (1.67%) Driving Licence
13 5 (1.67%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 172 (57.33%) Windows
2 138 (46.00%) Linux
3 72 (24.00%) Solaris
4 67 (22.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 61 (20.33%) Windows Server
5 61 (20.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 31 (10.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 24 (8.00%) Unix
8 10 (3.33%) CentOS
8 10 (3.33%) VMS
8 10 (3.33%) Windows 2000
8 10 (3.33%) Windows NT
9 8 (2.67%) Data ONTAP
10 5 (1.67%) Ubuntu
11 4 (1.33%) Debian
11 4 (1.33%) Windows 7
12 3 (1.00%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.67%) HPUX
14 1 (0.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (22.67%) ITIL
2 56 (18.67%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (17.67%) Benchmarking
4 52 (17.33%) Performance Tuning
5 32 (10.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 28 (9.33%) Presales
7 27 (9.00%) Migration
8 26 (8.67%) Project Management
9 25 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
10 18 (6.00%) Change Management
11 17 (5.67%) Desktop Virtualisation
11 17 (5.67%) Performance Management
12 16 (5.33%) Network Monitoring
12 16 (5.33%) Storage Virtualisation
13 15 (5.00%) CRM
14 13 (4.33%) Business Continuity
14 13 (4.33%) Network Design
14 13 (4.33%) Risk Management
15 12 (4.00%) Configuration Management
15 12 (4.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (17.67%) SQL
2 50 (16.67%) Java
3 36 (12.00%) JavaScript
4 35 (11.67%) PowerShell
5 28 (9.33%) Python
6 20 (6.67%) Perl
6 20 (6.67%) Shell Script
7 14 (4.67%) Bash Shell
8 12 (4.00%) C
9 10 (3.33%) Go
10 8 (2.67%) VB
11 7 (2.33%) C++
12 4 (1.33%) Korn
13 2 (0.67%) AWK
13 2 (0.67%) Bourne shell
13 2 (0.67%) C#
13 2 (0.67%) F#
13 2 (0.67%) Haskell
13 2 (0.67%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.67%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 43 (14.33%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (11.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 33 (11.00%) Degree
4 29 (9.67%) CCNP
5 25 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 23 (7.67%) CCNA
7 18 (6.00%) MCSE
8 13 (4.33%) ITIL Certification
9 12 (4.00%) MCSA
10 9 (3.00%) CCIE
11 8 (2.67%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (2.00%) VCP5
13 5 (1.67%) RHCE
14 4 (1.33%) CCAA
14 4 (1.33%) CCDP
14 4 (1.33%) Citrix Certification
15 3 (1.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 3 (1.00%) Security Cleared
16 2 (0.67%) NCDA
16 2 (0.67%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.67%) SLA
2 12 (4.00%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.67%) QA
4 4 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.33%) SSAE 16
5 1 (0.33%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.33%) EMIR
5 1 (0.33%) MiFID
System Software
1 149 (49.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 120 (40.00%) NFS
3 112 (37.33%) Hyper-V
4 93 (31.00%) Active Directory
5 54 (18.00%) KVM
6 51 (17.00%) Oracle RAC
6 51 (17.00%) SRDF
7 48 (16.00%) Xen
8 36 (12.00%) vSphere
9 19 (6.33%) Terminal Services
9 19 (6.33%) VMware ESXi
9 19 (6.33%) XenApp
10 18 (6.00%) XenDesktop
11 17 (5.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 15 (5.00%) VMware ESX
13 14 (4.67%) Forefront TMG
14 12 (4.00%) ISA Server
14 12 (4.00%) vCloud
14 12 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
15 11 (3.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 44 (14.67%) NetBackup
2 30 (10.00%) SCOM
3 21 (7.00%) SCCM
4 19 (6.33%) Puppet
5 15 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (4.00%) Ansible
6 12 (4.00%) Microsoft Clustering
6 12 (4.00%) Salt
6 12 (4.00%) vMotion
7 11 (3.67%) Oracle ZFS
8 9 (3.00%) Red Hat Satellite
8 9 (3.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 9 (3.00%) WMI
9 8 (2.67%) EMC Navisphere
10 6 (2.00%) Cisco UCCX
10 6 (2.00%) FortiGate
10 6 (2.00%) McAfee ePO
10 6 (2.00%) SCVMM
10 6 (2.00%) WSUS
11 4 (1.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 194 (64.67%) VMware
2 188 (62.67%) Cisco
3 106 (35.33%) HP
4 104 (34.67%) EMC
4 104 (34.67%) NetApp
5 87 (29.00%) Microsoft
6 78 (26.00%) Oracle
7 72 (24.00%) Brocade
8 62 (20.67%) Citrix
9 59 (19.67%) IBM
10 53 (17.67%) Intel
11 43 (14.33%) Sybase
12 42 (14.00%) F5
13 31 (10.33%) TIBCO
14 29 (9.67%) Juniper
15 26 (8.67%) Dell
16 24 (8.00%) Red Hat
17 22 (7.33%) Veritas
18 21 (7.00%) CheckPoint
19 20 (6.67%) Google
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Volt
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
H&R Talent
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
H&R Talent
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum healthcare and pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £41700.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago