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 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fibre Channel (FC)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 220 225 214
Rank change year-on-year +5 -11  
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Channel 2 18 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.040% 0.29% 0.056%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.28% 1.92% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 2
Median salary £51,303 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.60% +25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £47,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year -9.47% +9.19%  

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 722 939 786
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 14.41% 15.07% 14.76%
Number of salaries quoted 582 723 661
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +18.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

Fibre Channel
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 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
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 3 months to 28 April 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
Warwickshire +23 1 - - 1
Coventry +8 1 £51,303 - 2
Fibre Channel
England

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Fibre Channel.

1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) NFS
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Sun
2 2 (66.67%) E-business
2 2 (66.67%) Netezza
2 2 (66.67%) Korn
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) CommVault
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (66.67%) Simpana
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Benchmarking
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Flash
3 1 (33.33%) Product Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) FCoE
2 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) EMC Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) EMC Storage Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Storage Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) E-business
2 1 (33.33%) Benchmarking
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Korn
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) NFS
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle ZFS
1 2 (66.67%) Simpana
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) CommVault
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) NetApp
1 2 (66.67%) Netezza
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (66.67%) Sun
1 2 (66.67%) Veritas
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) Isilon
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £35,344 - 53,016 per year + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago