The table below looks at the statistics for iSCSI skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSCSI over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iSCSI
Rank 137 113 121
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +8
Permanent jobs citing iSCSI 2 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.099% 0.26% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.49% 1.76% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 6
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £41,250 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +8.55%
iSCSI
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
405 284 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 20.07% 14.97% 16.82%
Number of salaries quoted 363 240 282
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

iSCSI
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing iSCSI across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

iSCSI Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

iSCSI
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing iSCSI across the Birmingham region.

iSCSI Salary Trend in Birmingham

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing iSCSI also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited iSCSI.

1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) SAN
2 4 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) NAS
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Dell
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
4 2 (33.33%) XenApp
4 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (16.67%) ProCurve
5 1 (16.67%) XenServer
5 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
5 1 (16.67%) Office 365
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 8

iSCSI
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing iSCSI also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited iSCSI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (16.67%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) PaaS
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
1 1 (16.67%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) SAN
1 4 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (50.00%) NAS
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) DHCP
4 1 (16.67%) LDAP
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) WLAN
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) EqualLogic
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
1 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
1 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) XenApp
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) Xen
3 1 (16.67%) XenServer
3 1 (16.67%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Dell
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Juniper
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) Symantec
4 1 (16.67%) Sun
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) EMC
4 1 (16.67%) ProCurve
4 1 (16.67%) Veeam