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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iSCSI
Rank 226 245 249
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +4
Permanent jobs citing iSCSI 18 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.27% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.58% 0.81% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 7
Average salary £47,500 £38,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.58% +19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,450 £32,250 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,750 £41,250 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
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
1137 987 1328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 17.21% 14.26% 18.04%
Number of salaries quoted 873 763 1045
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 March 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 March 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 +12 11 £45,000 +16.12% 1
Lancashire - 4 £55,000 -
Cheshire - 3 £42,500 - 2
iSCSI
England

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 40 (90.91%) Windows
2 37 (84.09%) Microsoft
3 29 (65.91%) DNS
3 29 (65.91%) Active Directory
3 29 (65.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (65.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (63.64%) DHCP
4 28 (63.64%) VMware
5 27 (61.36%) MCSE
6 26 (59.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (52.27%) MS Office
8 22 (50.00%) MS Exchange
9 21 (47.73%) SAN
9 21 (47.73%) HP
10 20 (45.45%) Citrix
10 20 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
10 20 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
11 18 (40.91%) Life Science
11 18 (40.91%) Exchange Server 2013
12 17 (38.64%) Linux
13 16 (36.36%) TCP/IP
13 16 (36.36%) Windows XP
13 16 (36.36%) Office 365
14 15 (34.09%) Internet
14 15 (34.09%) MS Excel
14 15 (34.09%) Service Delivery
15 14 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
15 14 (31.82%) NetApp
15 14 (31.82%) NAS
16 13 (29.55%) Windows Vista

iSCSI
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 22 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 18 (40.91%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (20.45%) IIS
5 7 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (9.09%) Lync
7 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (2.27%) Apache
8 1 (2.27%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 23 (52.27%) MS Office
2 15 (34.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (36.36%) Office 365
2 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (65.91%) DNS
2 28 (63.64%) DHCP
3 21 (47.73%) SAN
4 16 (36.36%) TCP/IP
5 15 (34.09%) Internet
6 14 (31.82%) NAS
7 12 (27.27%) Ethernet
7 12 (27.27%) DECT
7 12 (27.27%) VoIP
8 11 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
8 11 (25.00%) VPN
9 10 (22.73%) VLAN
9 10 (22.73%) WAN
9 10 (22.73%) LAN
10 7 (15.91%) Firewall
11 4 (9.09%) Wireless
12 3 (6.82%) IPsec
12 3 (6.82%) SSL
12 3 (6.82%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (4.55%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.27%) MySQL
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.27%) Advertising
3 1 (2.27%) Billing
3 1 (2.27%) German Language
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (18.18%) Analyst
3 7 (15.91%) Service Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) Operations Manager
4 6 (13.64%) IT Operations Manager
5 5 (11.36%) 2nd Line Support Manager
5 5 (11.36%) Support Manager
5 5 (11.36%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.82%) IT Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) IT Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Network Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (2.27%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) X-Windows
2 2 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (40.91%) Life Science
2 7 (15.91%) Thin Client
2 7 (15.91%) Fat Client
3 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (9.09%) EqualLogic
5 1 (2.27%) Clustering
5 1 (2.27%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 40 (90.91%) Windows
2 29 (65.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (59.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (38.64%) Linux
5 16 (36.36%) Windows XP
6 14 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (29.55%) Windows Vista
8 10 (22.73%) Windows 7
9 4 (9.09%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
10 1 (2.27%) CentOS
10 1 (2.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
2 15 (34.09%) Service Delivery
3 12 (27.27%) Resource Management
3 12 (27.27%) Performance Management
3 12 (27.27%) Software Deployment
3 12 (27.27%) Service Desk Management
3 12 (27.27%) Performance Monitoring
4 10 (22.73%) ITIL
5 5 (11.36%) Migration
6 4 (9.09%) Change Management
7 3 (6.82%) Risk Management
7 3 (6.82%) Problem Management
7 3 (6.82%) Information Security
7 3 (6.82%) Strategic Planning
7 3 (6.82%) Project Planning
7 3 (6.82%) Project Management
8 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (4.55%) Network Architecture
8 2 (4.55%) Network Design
8 2 (4.55%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 9 (20.45%) SQL
3 7 (15.91%) C
4 3 (6.82%) VB
5 1 (2.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (65.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (61.36%) MCSE
3 13 (29.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 10 (22.73%) CCNA
4 10 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (20.45%) MCSA
6 5 (11.36%) Degree
7 4 (9.09%) MCITP
8 3 (6.82%) MCTS
8 3 (6.82%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (4.55%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (27.27%) SLA
2 7 (15.91%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (65.91%) Active Directory
2 20 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (27.27%) vSphere
4 10 (22.73%) Hyper-V
5 8 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (18.18%) NFS
6 7 (15.91%) Xen
7 5 (11.36%) VMware ESX
7 5 (11.36%) vCloud
8 4 (9.09%) XenApp
8 4 (9.09%) XenDesktop
9 3 (6.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) SCCM
2 6 (13.64%) SCOM
3 5 (11.36%) Backup Exec
3 5 (11.36%) WSUS
4 3 (6.82%) XenMobile
5 2 (4.55%) vMotion
5 2 (4.55%) ServiceCenter
5 2 (4.55%) OpenNMS
5 2 (4.55%) FortiGate
5 2 (4.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (2.27%) SCOrch
6 1 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 37 (84.09%) Microsoft
2 28 (63.64%) VMware
3 21 (47.73%) HP
4 20 (45.45%) Citrix
5 14 (31.82%) NetApp
6 12 (27.27%) Dell
7 11 (25.00%) Cisco
8 8 (18.18%) Symantec
9 6 (13.64%) EMC
10 3 (6.82%) Oracle
10 3 (6.82%) Fortinet
10 3 (6.82%) SonicWALL
10 3 (6.82%) ProCurve
10 3 (6.82%) NETGEAR
10 3 (6.82%) Veeam
10 3 (6.82%) SolarWinds
10 3 (6.82%) Wyse
11 2 (4.55%) 3PAR
11 2 (4.55%) Acronis
11 2 (4.55%) Meru Networks
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