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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
iSCSI
Rank 228 231 233
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing iSCSI 24 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.32% 0.10% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.22% 0.69% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 14
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,800 £47,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
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
1082 1010 1036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.54% 14.74% 14.14%
Number of salaries quoted 899 857 886
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £62,500
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 0 14 £32,750 -6.42% 3
Cheshire -3 7 £34,500 - 2
Cumbria - 1 £34,500 -
Merseyside - 1 - -
iSCSI
England

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 34 (87.18%) Windows
2 29 (74.36%) Microsoft
2 29 (74.36%) VMware
3 27 (69.23%) Citrix
4 23 (58.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 22 (56.41%) Cisco
5 22 (56.41%) SAN
6 21 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
7 19 (48.72%) Hyper-V
7 19 (48.72%) MCSE
7 19 (48.72%) SQL
8 18 (46.15%) IIS
8 18 (46.15%) MS Exchange
8 18 (46.15%) XenDesktop
9 16 (41.03%) SQL Server
9 16 (41.03%) Cisco Certification
10 15 (38.46%) CCNA
10 15 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (35.90%) vSphere
11 14 (35.90%) HP
11 14 (35.90%) ITIL
12 12 (30.77%) Active Directory
12 12 (30.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 12 (30.77%) XenApp
13 11 (28.21%) Exchange Server 2010
13 11 (28.21%) vCloud
13 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2008
13 11 (28.21%) PowerShell
13 11 (28.21%) Degree
13 11 (28.21%) DHCP

iSCSI
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 18 (46.15%) MS Exchange
1 18 (46.15%) IIS
2 11 (28.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (23.08%) SharePoint
4 8 (20.51%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (12.82%) Apache
5 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (12.82%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (10.26%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.56%) Lync
7 1 (2.56%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (15.38%) Amazon S3
1 6 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (15.38%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (56.41%) SAN
2 11 (28.21%) DHCP
2 11 (28.21%) DNS
3 10 (25.64%) VLAN
3 10 (25.64%) NAS
4 9 (23.08%) Firewall
4 9 (23.08%) WAN
5 8 (20.51%) Cisco IOS
6 7 (17.95%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (17.95%) TCP/IP
7 6 (15.38%) SNMP
7 6 (15.38%) LAN
7 6 (15.38%) IPsec
7 6 (15.38%) Internet
7 6 (15.38%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (7.69%) Network Security
8 3 (7.69%) VPN
9 1 (2.56%) Ethernet
9 1 (2.56%) BGP
9 1 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (41.03%) SQL Server
2 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (12.82%) MySQL
5 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database
6 2 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Subversion
1 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 16 (41.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (10.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (7.69%) Architect
3 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (7.69%) IT Manager
4 2 (5.13%) Consultant
4 2 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (5.13%) Service Analyst
4 2 (5.13%) Senior Architect
4 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Analyst
4 2 (5.13%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 1 (2.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (2.56%) Storage Consultant
5 1 (2.56%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (2.56%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) Web Services
2 4 (10.26%) .NET
3 3 (7.69%) HTML
3 3 (7.69%) CSS
4 1 (2.56%) COM
4 1 (2.56%) WDF
4 1 (2.56%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
1 4 (10.26%) CMDB
2 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.13%) Clustering
4 1 (2.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.56%) Replication
4 1 (2.56%) Firmware
4 1 (2.56%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.56%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.56%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 34 (87.18%) Windows
2 15 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (23.08%) Linux
5 7 (17.95%) Windows 7
6 5 (12.82%) Debian
7 4 (10.26%) Windows XP
7 4 (10.26%) Windows 8
8 3 (7.69%) UNIX
9 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (5.13%) Solaris
10 1 (2.56%) VMS
10 1 (2.56%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) ITIL
2 10 (25.64%) Configuration Management
3 6 (15.38%) Project Management
3 6 (15.38%) Migration
4 5 (12.82%) Information Security
5 4 (10.26%) Business Continuity
5 4 (10.26%) Security Management
6 3 (7.69%) Risk Management
6 3 (7.69%) Asset Management
6 3 (7.69%) Strategic Planning
6 3 (7.69%) Quality Management
6 3 (7.69%) Project Planning
6 3 (7.69%) Problem Management
6 3 (7.69%) Information Assurance
6 3 (7.69%) Change Control
6 3 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (7.69%) Information Security Management
7 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (48.72%) SQL
2 11 (28.21%) PowerShell
3 4 (10.26%) T-SQL
3 4 (10.26%) Perl
4 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.69%) C
4 3 (7.69%) C++
4 3 (7.69%) VBScript
4 3 (7.69%) Python
5 2 (5.13%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.13%) Java
6 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 23 (58.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (48.72%) MCSE
3 16 (41.03%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (38.46%) CCNA
5 12 (30.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 11 (28.21%) Degree
7 6 (15.38%) MCITP
8 3 (7.69%) MCTS
8 3 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (7.69%) VCP4
8 3 (7.69%) VCAP
8 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Certified Architect
8 3 (7.69%) VCP5
8 3 (7.69%) CCA
8 3 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (7.69%) CCEA
9 2 (5.13%) MCSA
10 1 (2.56%) CCNP
10 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 21 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (48.72%) Hyper-V
3 18 (46.15%) XenDesktop
4 14 (35.90%) vSphere
5 12 (30.77%) XenApp
5 12 (30.77%) Active Directory
6 11 (28.21%) vCloud
7 7 (17.95%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (12.82%) NFS
9 3 (7.69%) Squid
9 3 (7.69%) Xen
10 2 (5.13%) VMware ESX
11 1 (2.56%) Terminal Services
11 1 (2.56%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (25.64%) SCCM
2 6 (15.38%) SCOM
2 6 (15.38%) OpenNMS
2 6 (15.38%) Puppet
2 6 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (10.26%) WSUS
4 3 (7.69%) Backup Exec
5 2 (5.13%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 29 (74.36%) Microsoft
1 29 (74.36%) VMware
2 27 (69.23%) Citrix
3 22 (56.41%) Cisco
4 14 (35.90%) HP
5 9 (23.08%) Dell
6 8 (20.51%) NetApp
7 7 (17.95%) Veeam
8 6 (15.38%) Acronis
9 5 (12.82%) EMC
10 4 (10.26%) Symantec
10 4 (10.26%) Red Hat
10 4 (10.26%) ProCurve
11 3 (7.69%) Oracle
12 1 (2.56%) Avaya
12 1 (2.56%) CommVault
12 1 (2.56%) Nortel
12 1 (2.56%) Sage
12 1 (2.56%) Meraki
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £47,000 to £57,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago