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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iSCSI
Rank 234 236 240
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing iSCSI 11 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.18% 0.21% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.13% 1.38% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 7
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £32,000 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £45,000 £52,400
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.23% +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
973 1017 1150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.12% 15.02% 16.05%
Number of salaries quoted 758 807 931
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 +4 5 £77,500 +93.75% 1
Cheshire +1 3 £37,500 +3.44% 2
Merseyside - 3 £50,000 -
iSCSI
England

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 28 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 26 (81.25%) Windows
3 23 (71.88%) DNS
4 22 (68.75%) DHCP
4 22 (68.75%) VMware
5 21 (65.63%) Active Directory
6 20 (62.50%) SAN
6 20 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (56.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 18 (56.25%) MS Exchange
7 18 (56.25%) MCSE
8 17 (53.13%) Citrix
8 17 (53.13%) NetApp
9 16 (50.00%) HP
10 15 (46.88%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (40.63%) Cisco
11 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (40.63%) LAN
11 13 (40.63%) WAN
11 13 (40.63%) Exchange Server 2013
12 12 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
12 12 (37.50%) Fibre Channel
12 12 (37.50%) vSphere
12 12 (37.50%) VPN
12 12 (37.50%) ITIL
13 11 (34.38%) Linux
13 11 (34.38%) MS Office
13 11 (34.38%) Cisco Certification
13 11 (34.38%) CCNA

iSCSI
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 18 (56.25%) MS Exchange
2 13 (40.63%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (15.63%) IIS
4 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
5 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (3.13%) Lync
7 1 (3.13%) Apache
7 1 (3.13%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 11 (34.38%) MS Office
2 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (71.88%) DNS
2 22 (68.75%) DHCP
3 20 (62.50%) SAN
4 13 (40.63%) LAN
4 13 (40.63%) WAN
5 12 (37.50%) Fibre Channel
5 12 (37.50%) VPN
6 11 (34.38%) VLAN
7 10 (31.25%) Internet
7 10 (31.25%) VoIP
8 9 (28.13%) TCP/IP
9 8 (25.00%) Firewall
10 7 (21.88%) SSL
11 6 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (18.75%) DECT
11 6 (18.75%) Ethernet
11 6 (18.75%) NAS
12 5 (15.63%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (15.63%) Wireless
13 4 (12.50%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) MySQL
General
1 9 (28.13%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.50%) Legal
3 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.13%) Billing
4 1 (3.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Operations Manager
2 6 (18.75%) IT Operations Manager
3 5 (15.63%) Service Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Network Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) SAN Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) IT Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Storage Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Network Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) IT Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Life Science
2 5 (15.63%) Thin Client
2 5 (15.63%) Fat Client
3 4 (12.50%) EqualLogic
3 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 3 (9.38%) FlexPod
4 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.13%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 26 (81.25%) Windows
2 20 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 20 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (34.38%) Linux
5 10 (31.25%) Windows 7
6 8 (25.00%) Windows XP
7 6 (18.75%) Windows Vista
8 3 (9.38%) Windows 8
9 1 (3.13%) CentOS
9 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) ITIL
2 11 (34.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (28.13%) Service Delivery
4 6 (18.75%) Performance Management
4 6 (18.75%) Resource Management
4 6 (18.75%) Service Desk Management
4 6 (18.75%) Software Deployment
4 6 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (15.63%) Business Continuity
5 5 (15.63%) Migration
6 3 (9.38%) Security Patching
6 3 (9.38%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (9.38%) Network Architecture
6 3 (9.38%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (9.38%) Information Security
7 2 (6.25%) Strategic Planning
7 2 (6.25%) Change Management
7 2 (6.25%) Risk Management
7 2 (6.25%) Project Planning
7 2 (6.25%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
1 6 (18.75%) SQL
2 5 (15.63%) C
3 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (56.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 18 (56.25%) MCSE
2 11 (34.38%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (34.38%) CCNA
3 7 (21.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (18.75%) MCSA
4 6 (18.75%) CCNP
5 4 (12.50%) Degree
6 3 (9.38%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (6.25%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) SLA
2 5 (15.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (65.63%) Active Directory
2 15 (46.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (37.50%) vSphere
4 6 (18.75%) Xen
4 6 (18.75%) NFS
4 6 (18.75%) XenApp
4 6 (18.75%) XenDesktop
5 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
6 3 (9.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (6.25%) vCloud
7 2 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) SCCM
2 5 (15.63%) WSUS
3 4 (12.50%) SCOM
4 3 (9.38%) FortiGate
4 3 (9.38%) XenMobile
5 2 (6.25%) NetBackup
5 2 (6.25%) Backup Exec
5 2 (6.25%) EMC Navisphere
5 2 (6.25%) ServiceCenter
5 2 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (3.13%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 28 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 22 (68.75%) VMware
3 17 (53.13%) Citrix
3 17 (53.13%) NetApp
4 16 (50.00%) HP
5 13 (40.63%) Cisco
6 9 (28.13%) Dell
7 6 (18.75%) Symantec
8 4 (12.50%) EMC
9 3 (9.38%) Meraki
9 3 (9.38%) Meru Networks
9 3 (9.38%) Riverbed
9 3 (9.38%) SolarWinds
9 3 (9.38%) IBM
9 3 (9.38%) Juniper
9 3 (9.38%) Fortinet
9 3 (9.38%) SonicWALL
9 3 (9.38%) Wyse
10 2 (6.25%) ProCurve
10 2 (6.25%) Brocade
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