The first table below looks at the demand for iSCSI skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSCSI over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
iSCSI
Rank 220 233 238
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +5
Permanent jobs citing iSCSI 21 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.29% 0.083% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.03% 0.57% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 14
Average salary £32,500 £38,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.12% -8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,750 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1037 1052 1059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.41% 14.57% 14.14%
Number of salaries quoted 880 883 921
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
iSCSI
England

iSCSI
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

iSCSI Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

iSCSI
Salary Trend in the North West

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

iSCSI Salary Trend in the North West

iSCSI
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing iSCSI across the North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

iSCSI Salary Histogram in the North West

iSCSI
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iSCSI within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +11 14 £32,500 -23.52%
Cheshire - 5 £34,500 - 2
Merseyside - 1 - -
iSCSI
England

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 28 (82.35%) Windows
1 28 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 23 (67.65%) VMware
3 22 (64.71%) Citrix
4 21 (61.76%) Cisco
5 19 (55.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (52.94%) SQL
6 18 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (50.00%) MCSE
7 17 (50.00%) SAN
8 15 (44.12%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (44.12%) IIS
8 15 (44.12%) Hyper-V
9 14 (41.18%) XenDesktop
9 14 (41.18%) CCNA
10 13 (38.24%) MS Exchange
10 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (35.29%) vSphere
11 12 (35.29%) SQL Server
11 12 (35.29%) Firewall
12 11 (32.35%) VLAN
12 11 (32.35%) ITIL
12 11 (32.35%) HP
12 11 (32.35%) PowerShell
13 10 (29.41%) DHCP
13 10 (29.41%) DNS
14 9 (26.47%) Active Directory
14 9 (26.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 9 (26.47%) Cisco IOS
14 9 (26.47%) Degree

iSCSI
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 15 (44.12%) IIS
2 13 (38.24%) MS Exchange
3 9 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (23.53%) SharePoint
5 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (14.71%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (11.76%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (8.82%) Apache
9 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (2.94%) K2 blackpearl
10 1 (2.94%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (11.76%) Amazon S3
1 4 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (11.76%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (50.00%) SAN
2 12 (35.29%) Firewall
3 11 (32.35%) VLAN
4 10 (29.41%) DHCP
4 10 (29.41%) DNS
5 9 (26.47%) Cisco IOS
6 8 (23.53%) WAN
7 7 (20.59%) LAN
7 7 (20.59%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (20.59%) NAS
8 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
9 5 (14.71%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (11.76%) SNMP
10 4 (11.76%) Internet
10 4 (11.76%) IPsec
11 2 (5.88%) Network Security
11 2 (5.88%) VPN
11 2 (5.88%) VoIP
11 2 (5.88%) MPLS
12 1 (2.94%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 8 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (8.82%) MySQL
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Subversion
1 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (11.76%) Analyst
2 4 (11.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) IT Manager
4 2 (5.88%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (5.88%) Service Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Network Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Project Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) IT Administrator
5 1 (2.94%) Storage Consultant
5 1 (2.94%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (2.94%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (2.94%) Administrator
5 1 (2.94%) Systems Support
5 1 (2.94%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) Web Services
2 3 (8.82%) CSS
2 3 (8.82%) .NET
2 3 (8.82%) HTML
3 1 (2.94%) COM
3 1 (2.94%) WDF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) CMDB
2 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.88%) Clustering
4 1 (2.94%) Replication
4 1 (2.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.94%) Firmware
4 1 (2.94%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.94%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.94%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 28 (82.35%) Windows
2 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (23.53%) Linux
5 6 (17.65%) Windows 7
6 4 (11.76%) Windows XP
7 3 (8.82%) Debian
7 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (8.82%) Windows 8
8 2 (5.88%) UNIX
9 1 (2.94%) SUSE
9 1 (2.94%) VMS
9 1 (2.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) ITIL
2 8 (23.53%) Configuration Management
3 6 (17.65%) Project Management
4 4 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (11.76%) Information Security
4 4 (11.76%) Migration
5 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
5 3 (8.82%) Business Continuity
5 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
5 3 (8.82%) Strategic Planning
5 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
5 3 (8.82%) Security Management
5 3 (8.82%) Problem Management
5 3 (8.82%) Project Planning
6 2 (5.88%) Information Assurance
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (5.88%) Change Control
6 2 (5.88%) Capacity Management
6 2 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (5.88%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) SQL
2 11 (32.35%) PowerShell
3 4 (11.76%) Perl
4 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.82%) T-SQL
4 3 (8.82%) VBScript
4 3 (8.82%) C
5 2 (5.88%) Python
5 2 (5.88%) C++
6 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.94%) Java
6 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 19 (55.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (50.00%) MCSE
3 15 (44.12%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (41.18%) CCNA
5 9 (26.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (26.47%) Degree
6 4 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (8.82%) MCITP
8 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certified Architect
8 2 (5.88%) VCAP
8 2 (5.88%) CCSP
8 2 (5.88%) MCSA
9 1 (2.94%) MCTS
9 1 (2.94%) CCNP
9 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (2.94%) CCA
9 1 (2.94%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (2.94%) CCEA
9 1 (2.94%) VCP5
9 1 (2.94%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) PCI DSS
2 3 (8.82%) QA
3 2 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (44.12%) Hyper-V
3 14 (41.18%) XenDesktop
4 12 (35.29%) vSphere
5 9 (26.47%) Active Directory
5 9 (26.47%) vCloud
6 7 (20.59%) XenApp
7 5 (14.71%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (8.82%) Squid
8 3 (8.82%) NFS
8 3 (8.82%) Xen
9 2 (5.88%) ISA Server
10 1 (2.94%) Terminal Services
10 1 (2.94%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) SCCM
2 4 (11.76%) SCOM
2 4 (11.76%) Puppet
2 4 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (11.76%) OpenNMS
3 3 (8.82%) Backup Exec
3 3 (8.82%) WSUS
4 1 (2.94%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 28 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 23 (67.65%) VMware
3 22 (64.71%) Citrix
4 21 (61.76%) Cisco
5 11 (32.35%) HP
6 7 (20.59%) Dell
7 6 (17.65%) NetApp
8 5 (14.71%) EMC
8 5 (14.71%) Veeam
9 4 (11.76%) ProCurve
9 4 (11.76%) Acronis
9 4 (11.76%) Red Hat
9 4 (11.76%) Symantec
10 3 (8.82%) CheckPoint
11 1 (2.94%) Sage
11 1 (2.94%) Oracle
11 1 (2.94%) Avaya
11 1 (2.94%) CommVault
11 1 (2.94%) Nortel
11 1 (2.94%) Meraki
Wilmslow, Cheshire
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
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