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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fibre Channel (FC)
UK
Rank 720 776 642
Rank change year-on-year +56 -134  
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 144 173 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.17% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.06% 0.97% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 99 140 281
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 13525 17875 19834
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 15.99% 17.29% 18.36%
Number of salaries quoted 11020 14776 15811
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 £70,000 £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 27 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 27 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 +60 139 £55,000 +15.78% 10
London +109 88 £55,000 +22.22% 5
South East +16 28 £62,500 +8.69% 1
East of England +42 18 £36,000 -20.00%
Surrey +46 17 £65,000 +23.80%
City of London +58 14 £50,000 -7.40% 3
Cambridgeshire +22 13 - -
Cambridge - 6 - -
Epsom - 5 - -
Hertfordshire +22 4 - -
Berkshire +21 4 £70,000 +21.73% 1
Watford - 4 - -
Bracknell - 4 £70,000 -
Peterborough - 4 - -
Kent +25 3 £32,500 -13.33%
West Sussex +6 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 +24 1 £50,000 -
Hampshire +22 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 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 213 (69.38%) SAN
2 197 (64.17%) VMware
3 191 (62.21%) Cisco
4 179 (58.31%) iSCSI
5 175 (57.00%) Windows
6 152 (49.51%) VMware Infrastructure
7 140 (45.60%) Linux
8 120 (39.09%) NFS
9 113 (36.81%) Hyper-V
10 108 (35.18%) HP
11 106 (34.53%) EMC
12 105 (34.20%) NAS
13 104 (33.88%) NetApp
14 100 (32.57%) LAN
15 95 (30.94%) WAN
15 95 (30.94%) Active Directory
16 90 (29.32%) FCoE
17 87 (28.34%) Microsoft
18 83 (27.04%) Firewall
19 78 (25.41%) Oracle
20 73 (23.78%) Solaris
20 73 (23.78%) Brocade
21 71 (23.13%) Amazon AWS
21 71 (23.13%) Data Centre
22 70 (22.80%) ITIL
22 70 (22.80%) Finance
23 69 (22.48%) IIS
23 69 (22.48%) Windows Server 2012
24 65 (21.17%) Microsoft Azure
25 63 (20.52%) Citrix

Fibre Channel
Top Related 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 69 (22.48%) IIS
2 51 (16.61%) Oracle Coherence
3 47 (15.31%) Apache
4 43 (14.01%) Tomcat
5 41 (13.36%) MS Exchange
5 41 (13.36%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 41 (13.36%) WebSphere
6 31 (10.10%) DataSynapse
7 19 (6.19%) SharePoint
8 17 (5.54%) Exchange Server 2010
9 13 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2007
10 11 (3.58%) Skype for Business
11 7 (2.28%) Exchange Server 2003
11 7 (2.28%) Exchange Server 2013
12 6 (1.95%) SAS
13 5 (1.63%) CloudStack
14 1 (0.33%) ColdFusion
14 1 (0.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 41 (13.36%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.98%) MS Office
3 2 (0.65%) Abaqus
4 1 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.33%) Autodesk Flame
4 1 (0.33%) Autodesk Smoke
4 1 (0.33%) Avid Media Composer
4 1 (0.33%) Maya
4 1 (0.33%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 31 (10.10%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 71 (23.13%) Amazon AWS
2 65 (21.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (10.10%) Office 365
4 5 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.30%) IaaS
6 3 (0.98%) PaaS
7 1 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.33%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 213 (69.38%) SAN
2 179 (58.31%) iSCSI
3 105 (34.20%) NAS
4 100 (32.57%) LAN
5 95 (30.94%) WAN
6 90 (29.32%) FCoE
7 83 (27.04%) Firewall
8 55 (17.92%) DNS
8 55 (17.92%) Multicast
9 41 (13.36%) DHCP
9 41 (13.36%) HTTP
10 38 (12.38%) Wireless
11 36 (11.73%) VPN
12 32 (10.42%) WLAN
13 26 (8.47%) BGP
13 26 (8.47%) Cisco Nexus
14 24 (7.82%) Cisco ASA
14 24 (7.82%) VoIP
15 20 (6.51%) OSPF
15 20 (6.51%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (14.33%) SQL Server
2 41 (13.36%) Hadoop
2 41 (13.36%) HBase
3 17 (5.54%) OLTP
4 13 (4.23%) DB2
5 12 (3.91%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (3.26%) OLAP
6 10 (3.26%) Oracle OLAP
7 8 (2.61%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (2.61%) SQL Server 2014
8 7 (2.28%) MySQL
8 7 (2.28%) VLDB
9 3 (0.98%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.65%) 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 (1.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (0.98%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.98%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.33%) Subversion
General
1 70 (22.80%) Finance
2 23 (7.49%) Banking
3 19 (6.19%) Investment Banking
4 11 (3.58%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.63%) Law
6 3 (0.98%) 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 (21.17%) Architect
2 59 (19.22%) Infrastructure Architect
3 45 (14.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 45 (14.66%) Technical Architect
4 41 (13.36%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 41 (13.36%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 32 (10.42%) Solutions Architect
6 30 (9.77%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 30 (9.77%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 29 (9.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 29 (9.45%) Administrator
8 27 (8.79%) Network Engineer
9 20 (6.51%) Analyst
10 19 (6.19%) Systems Engineer
11 18 (5.86%) Linux Engineer
11 18 (5.86%) Storage Manager
12 17 (5.54%) Project Engineer
13 16 (5.21%) Network Infrastructure Architect
13 16 (5.21%) Support Engineer
14 15 (4.89%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (14.33%) Middleware
2 31 (10.10%) HTML
2 31 (10.10%) Rendezvous
2 31 (10.10%) Ultra Messaging
2 31 (10.10%) XML
2 31 (10.10%) XSLT
3 17 (5.54%) Flash
4 13 (4.23%) Web Services
5 9 (2.93%) 802.1X
6 5 (1.63%) Catalyst
7 3 (0.98%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (0.65%) POSIX
9 1 (0.33%) OpenMP
9 1 (0.33%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 71 (23.13%) Data Centre
2 33 (10.75%) Public Cloud
3 28 (9.12%) Computer Science
4 24 (7.82%) PKI
5 18 (5.86%) Clustering
6 14 (4.56%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 12 (3.91%) Hybrid Cloud
8 11 (3.58%) Replication
9 9 (2.93%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (2.93%) EMC VNX
10 8 (2.61%) Derivative
11 7 (2.28%) CLARiiON
11 7 (2.28%) EMC VMAX
11 7 (2.28%) Management Information System
11 7 (2.28%) Private Cloud
11 7 (2.28%) Virtual Team
12 6 (1.95%) Enterprise Storage
13 5 (1.63%) Device Driver
13 5 (1.63%) Driving Licence
13 5 (1.63%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 175 (57.00%) Windows
2 140 (45.60%) Linux
3 73 (23.78%) Solaris
4 69 (22.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 63 (20.52%) Windows Server
5 63 (20.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 32 (10.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (8.47%) Unix
8 25 (8.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (3.26%) CentOS
9 10 (3.26%) VMS
9 10 (3.26%) Windows 2000
9 10 (3.26%) Windows NT
10 8 (2.61%) Data ONTAP
11 5 (1.63%) Ubuntu
12 4 (1.30%) Debian
12 4 (1.30%) Mac OS X
12 4 (1.30%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.65%) HPUX
14 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (22.80%) ITIL
2 57 (18.57%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (17.26%) Benchmarking
4 52 (16.94%) Performance Tuning
5 32 (10.42%) Disaster Recovery
6 28 (9.12%) Presales
7 27 (8.79%) Migration
8 26 (8.47%) Project Management
9 25 (8.14%) Capacity Planning
10 18 (5.86%) Change Management
11 17 (5.54%) Desktop Virtualisation
11 17 (5.54%) Network Monitoring
11 17 (5.54%) Performance Management
12 16 (5.21%) Storage Virtualisation
13 15 (4.89%) CRM
14 14 (4.56%) Business Continuity
15 13 (4.23%) Network Design
15 13 (4.23%) Risk Management
16 12 (3.91%) Configuration Management
16 12 (3.91%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 54 (17.59%) SQL
2 50 (16.29%) Java
3 36 (11.73%) JavaScript
4 35 (11.40%) PowerShell
5 28 (9.12%) Python
6 20 (6.51%) Perl
6 20 (6.51%) Shell Script
7 14 (4.56%) Bash Shell
8 12 (3.91%) C
9 10 (3.26%) Go
10 8 (2.61%) VB
11 7 (2.28%) C++
12 4 (1.30%) Korn
13 2 (0.65%) AWK
13 2 (0.65%) Bourne shell
13 2 (0.65%) C#
13 2 (0.65%) F#
13 2 (0.65%) Haskell
13 2 (0.65%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.65%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 46 (14.98%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (11.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 33 (10.75%) Degree
4 30 (9.77%) CCNP
5 26 (8.47%) CCNA
5 26 (8.47%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (6.19%) MCSE
7 15 (4.89%) ITIL Certification
8 13 (4.23%) MCSA
9 9 (2.93%) CCIE
10 8 (2.61%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (1.95%) VCP5
12 5 (1.63%) RHCE
13 4 (1.30%) CCAA
13 4 (1.30%) CCDP
13 4 (1.30%) Citrix Certification
14 3 (0.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 3 (0.98%) MCP
14 3 (0.98%) Security Cleared
15 2 (0.65%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.84%) SLA
2 13 (4.23%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.63%) QA
4 4 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.30%) SSAE 16
5 1 (0.33%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.33%) EMIR
5 1 (0.33%) MiFID
System Software
1 152 (49.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 120 (39.09%) NFS
3 113 (36.81%) Hyper-V
4 95 (30.94%) Active Directory
5 54 (17.59%) KVM
6 51 (16.61%) Oracle RAC
6 51 (16.61%) SRDF
7 48 (15.64%) Xen
8 37 (12.05%) vSphere
9 19 (6.19%) Terminal Services
9 19 (6.19%) VMware ESXi
9 19 (6.19%) XenApp
9 19 (6.19%) XenDesktop
10 18 (5.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 15 (4.89%) VMware ESX
12 14 (4.56%) Forefront TMG
13 12 (3.91%) ISA Server
13 12 (3.91%) vCloud
13 12 (3.91%) Virtual Machines
14 11 (3.58%) Docker
Systems Management
1 44 (14.33%) NetBackup
2 30 (9.77%) SCOM
3 22 (7.17%) SCCM
4 19 (6.19%) Puppet
5 15 (4.89%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (3.91%) Ansible
6 12 (3.91%) Microsoft Clustering
6 12 (3.91%) Salt
6 12 (3.91%) vMotion
7 11 (3.58%) Oracle ZFS
8 10 (3.26%) Red Hat Satellite
9 9 (2.93%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 9 (2.93%) WMI
10 8 (2.61%) EMC Navisphere
11 6 (1.95%) Cisco UCCX
11 6 (1.95%) FortiGate
11 6 (1.95%) McAfee ePO
11 6 (1.95%) SCVMM
11 6 (1.95%) WSUS
12 4 (1.30%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 197 (64.17%) VMware
2 191 (62.21%) Cisco
3 108 (35.18%) HP
4 106 (34.53%) EMC
5 104 (33.88%) NetApp
6 87 (28.34%) Microsoft
7 78 (25.41%) Oracle
8 73 (23.78%) Brocade
9 63 (20.52%) Citrix
10 59 (19.22%) IBM
11 53 (17.26%) Intel
12 43 (14.01%) F5
12 43 (14.01%) Sybase
13 31 (10.10%) TIBCO
14 29 (9.45%) Juniper
15 26 (8.47%) Dell
16 25 (8.14%) Red Hat
17 23 (7.49%) Veritas
18 22 (7.17%) CheckPoint
19 20 (6.51%) Google
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