The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iSCSI
Rank 223 226 261
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +35
Permanent jobs citing iSCSI 24 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.35% 0.15% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.18% 1.08% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 6
Average salary £42,500 £28,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.44% -13.07%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
iSCSI
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1100 926 1219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.00% 14.02% 15.42%
Number of salaries quoted 918 808 1004
Average salary £37,500 £41,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% +20.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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 - 13 £43,000 - 1
Lancashire +1 8 £42,500 +54.54%
Cheshire - 3 £40,000 - 5
iSCSI
England

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 45 (84.91%) Windows
2 38 (71.70%) Microsoft
2 38 (71.70%) VMware
3 33 (62.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 32 (60.38%) Active Directory
5 29 (54.72%) DNS
5 29 (54.72%) VMware Infrastructure
6 28 (52.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (52.83%) MCSE
6 28 (52.83%) MS Exchange
6 28 (52.83%) DHCP
7 26 (49.06%) SAN
8 24 (45.28%) Citrix
8 24 (45.28%) Windows Server 2012
9 22 (41.51%) MS Office
9 22 (41.51%) Disaster Recovery
10 20 (37.74%) Linux
10 20 (37.74%) HP
10 20 (37.74%) Exchange Server 2013
11 19 (35.85%) Internet
12 18 (33.96%) MS Excel
12 18 (33.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 18 (33.96%) NAS
13 17 (32.08%) Hyper-V
13 17 (32.08%) TCP/IP
14 16 (30.19%) IIS
14 16 (30.19%) Life Science
14 16 (30.19%) vSphere
15 15 (28.30%) Office 365
15 15 (28.30%) PowerShell

iSCSI
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 28 (52.83%) MS Exchange
2 20 (37.74%) Exchange Server 2013
3 16 (30.19%) IIS
4 13 (24.53%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (15.09%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (13.21%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (9.43%) Apache
8 4 (7.55%) Lync
9 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
9 2 (3.77%) nginx
10 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (41.51%) MS Office
2 18 (33.96%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (28.30%) Office 365
2 6 (11.32%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.77%) IaaS
3 2 (3.77%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (3.77%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (3.77%) Amazon S3
3 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (54.72%) DNS
2 28 (52.83%) DHCP
3 26 (49.06%) SAN
4 19 (35.85%) Internet
5 18 (33.96%) NAS
6 17 (32.08%) TCP/IP
7 12 (22.64%) VPN
8 11 (20.75%) Ethernet
8 11 (20.75%) DECT
8 11 (20.75%) VoIP
9 10 (18.87%) VLAN
10 9 (16.98%) WAN
10 9 (16.98%) Fibre Channel
11 8 (15.09%) LAN
12 7 (13.21%) IPsec
13 6 (11.32%) SNMP
13 6 (11.32%) Firewall
14 2 (3.77%) SSL
15 1 (1.89%) IPv4
15 1 (1.89%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.32%) Oracle Database
3 5 (9.43%) MySQL
3 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
General
1 11 (20.75%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.77%) Billing
3 1 (1.89%) German Language
Job Titles
1 18 (33.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (15.09%) Architect
2 8 (15.09%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (13.21%) Analyst
4 6 (11.32%) Service Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (9.43%) Support Manager
5 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 5 (9.43%) 2nd Line Support Manager
5 5 (9.43%) Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) Senior Architect
6 4 (7.55%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 4 (7.55%) IT Operations Manager
6 4 (7.55%) Operations Manager
6 4 (7.55%) IT Consultant
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Service Desk Manager
8 2 (3.77%) Service Manager
8 2 (3.77%) IT Manager
8 2 (3.77%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.32%) Web Services
2 3 (5.66%) X-Windows
2 3 (5.66%) .NET
3 1 (1.89%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.19%) Life Science
2 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.43%) Fat Client
3 5 (9.43%) Thin Client
4 4 (7.55%) Clustering
4 4 (7.55%) EqualLogic
5 2 (3.77%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.89%) CMDB
6 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 45 (84.91%) Windows
2 28 (52.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (45.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (37.74%) Linux
5 15 (28.30%) Windows XP
6 12 (22.64%) Windows Vista
6 12 (22.64%) Windows 7
7 11 (20.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (11.32%) Windows 8
9 2 (3.77%) Debian
9 2 (3.77%) UNIX
9 2 (3.77%) Solaris
10 1 (1.89%) AIX
10 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.89%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (41.51%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (26.42%) ITIL
2 14 (26.42%) Service Delivery
3 11 (20.75%) Resource Management
3 11 (20.75%) Performance Management
3 11 (20.75%) Performance Monitoring
3 11 (20.75%) Software Deployment
3 11 (20.75%) Service Desk Management
4 5 (9.43%) Information Security
4 5 (9.43%) Migration
5 4 (7.55%) Change Management
6 3 (5.66%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.77%) Information Security Management
7 2 (3.77%) Security Management
7 2 (3.77%) Risk Management
7 2 (3.77%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.77%) Strategic Planning
7 2 (3.77%) Project Planning
7 2 (3.77%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (3.77%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (28.30%) PowerShell
2 13 (24.53%) SQL
3 6 (11.32%) C
4 4 (7.55%) Java
4 4 (7.55%) VB
5 3 (5.66%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.77%) Python
6 2 (3.77%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.77%) C++
7 1 (1.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 33 (62.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (52.83%) MCSE
3 18 (33.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 13 (24.53%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (24.53%) CCNA
5 8 (15.09%) MCSA
5 8 (15.09%) MCITP
6 7 (13.21%) MCTS
7 5 (9.43%) Degree
7 5 (9.43%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (5.66%) CCA
8 3 (5.66%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (5.66%) CCEA
8 3 (5.66%) VCP4
8 3 (5.66%) VCP5
9 2 (3.77%) RHCA
9 2 (3.77%) LPIC
10 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.89%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.75%) SLA
2 6 (11.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (60.38%) Active Directory
2 29 (54.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (32.08%) Hyper-V
4 16 (30.19%) vSphere
5 12 (22.64%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (18.87%) NFS
6 10 (18.87%) XenApp
6 10 (18.87%) VMware ESX
7 9 (16.98%) XenDesktop
8 8 (15.09%) vCloud
9 6 (11.32%) Xen
10 3 (5.66%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 11 (20.75%) SCCM
1 11 (20.75%) SCOM
2 6 (11.32%) OpenNMS
3 5 (9.43%) WSUS
4 4 (7.55%) Backup Exec
5 2 (3.77%) Puppet
5 2 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (3.77%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.89%) XenMobile
6 1 (1.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.89%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 38 (71.70%) Microsoft
1 38 (71.70%) VMware
2 24 (45.28%) Citrix
3 20 (37.74%) HP
4 15 (28.30%) Cisco
5 14 (26.42%) NetApp
6 12 (22.64%) Dell
7 7 (13.21%) Oracle
7 7 (13.21%) Veeam
8 6 (11.32%) Acronis
8 6 (11.32%) EMC
9 5 (9.43%) Symantec
10 4 (7.55%) NETGEAR
11 3 (5.66%) SolarWinds
11 3 (5.66%) Red Hat
11 3 (5.66%) Fortinet
11 3 (5.66%) Wyse
12 2 (3.77%) ProCurve
12 2 (3.77%) CommVault
13 1 (1.89%) SonicWALL
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car, Bouns + Microsoft Certs
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Microsoft Certs + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 25 days ago