Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fibre Channel (FC)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 297 318 320
Rank change year-on-year +21 +2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 3 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.034% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.20% 0.76% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 19
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £51,902 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.75% +8.13% +20.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £44,750 £37,400
90th Percentile £51,250 £56,790 £53,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% -16.36% +1.85%

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 West Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,493 1,579 1,802
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 16.99% 15.79% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1,087 1,267 1,412
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% -3.14% +1.92%
10th Percentile £23,000 £24,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Fibre Channel
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Fibre Channel in the West Midlands

Fibre Channel
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Fibre Channel in the West Midlands

Fibre Channel
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Fibre Channel in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Fibre Channel in the West Midlands

Fibre Channel
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fibre Channel within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 September 2018. 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
Warwickshire +31 1 £37,500 -
Birmingham 0 1 £52,500 - 1
Staffordshire - 1 £37,500 -
Fibre Channel
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT jobs citing Fibre Channel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Fibre Channel.

1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) vRealize
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (66.67%) Resource Allocation
2 2 (66.67%) VSAN
2 2 (66.67%) Dell Compellent
2 2 (66.67%) Supplier Management
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Infrastructure

Fibre Channel
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) VSAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Resource Allocation
2 2 (66.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) vRealize
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Dell Compellent
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam