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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iSCSI
Rank 231 230 237
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs citing iSCSI 20 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.30% 0.24% 0.082%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.12% 1.65% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 6
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £54,800 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
945 1032 1073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.39% 14.50% 14.67%
Number of salaries quoted 762 871 903
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 28 July 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 28 July 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
Cheshire +11 12 £37,500 +10.29% 1
Merseyside +10 4 £50,000 -
Manchester -6 4 £58,000 +79.84% 2
iSCSI
England

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (90.32%) Microsoft
2 23 (74.19%) Windows
3 22 (70.97%) WAN
3 22 (70.97%) DHCP
3 22 (70.97%) DNS
4 20 (64.52%) SAN
5 19 (61.29%) Cisco
5 19 (61.29%) LAN
5 19 (61.29%) VMware
6 14 (45.16%) VPN
6 14 (45.16%) HP
6 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (41.94%) vSphere
7 13 (41.94%) Active Directory
7 13 (41.94%) Citrix
7 13 (41.94%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (41.94%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (41.94%) MCSE
8 12 (38.71%) TCP/IP
8 12 (38.71%) VoIP
8 12 (38.71%) SSL
8 12 (38.71%) CCNP
8 12 (38.71%) Wireless
8 12 (38.71%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (35.48%) Cisco Nexus
9 11 (35.48%) IPsec
9 11 (35.48%) Firewall
9 11 (35.48%) ITIL
10 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange

iSCSI
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
2 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (16.13%) SharePoint
4 2 (6.45%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (3.23%) IIS
5 1 (3.23%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (3.23%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.68%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Office 365
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon S3
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (70.97%) WAN
1 22 (70.97%) DHCP
1 22 (70.97%) DNS
2 20 (64.52%) SAN
3 19 (61.29%) LAN
4 14 (45.16%) VPN
5 12 (38.71%) TCP/IP
5 12 (38.71%) VoIP
5 12 (38.71%) SSL
5 12 (38.71%) Wireless
5 12 (38.71%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (35.48%) Cisco Nexus
6 11 (35.48%) IPsec
6 11 (35.48%) Firewall
7 10 (32.26%) Ethernet
8 9 (29.03%) Cisco IOS
8 9 (29.03%) MPLS
9 8 (25.81%) Fibre Channel
9 8 (25.81%) TACACS
10 7 (22.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
2 5 (16.13%) Manufacturing
3 4 (12.90%) Legal
4 1 (3.23%) Advertising
4 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Network Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) IT Manager
4 4 (12.90%) Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) IT Operations Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (6.45%) SAN Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Operations Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Engineering Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Service Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Administrator
7 1 (3.23%) Head of IT
7 1 (3.23%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) 802.1X
2 2 (6.45%) Web Services
3 1 (3.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Life Science
2 5 (16.13%) EMC VNX
3 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.68%) FlexPod
3 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.45%) Thin Client
4 2 (6.45%) Fat Client
5 1 (3.23%) Handset
5 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 23 (74.19%) Windows
2 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (25.81%) Windows XP
4 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (9.68%) Linux
5 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Vista
7 1 (3.23%) UNIX
7 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) ITIL
2 8 (25.81%) Kalman Filter
2 8 (25.81%) Migration
3 7 (22.58%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (22.58%) Security Patching
4 6 (19.35%) Patch Management
4 6 (19.35%) WAN Optimisation
4 6 (19.35%) Business Continuity
5 5 (16.13%) Strategic Planning
5 5 (16.13%) Project Planning
5 5 (16.13%) Risk Management
5 5 (16.13%) Service Delivery
5 5 (16.13%) Problem Management
5 5 (16.13%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (9.68%) Service Management
6 3 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (9.68%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
6 3 (9.68%) Service Continuity Management
6 3 (9.68%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) C
2 1 (3.23%) VBA
2 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (41.94%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (41.94%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (41.94%) MCSE
2 12 (38.71%) CCNP
3 10 (32.26%) Degree
4 7 (22.58%) CCNA
5 6 (19.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (6.45%) MCSA
6 2 (6.45%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (41.94%) vSphere
1 13 (41.94%) Active Directory
2 9 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (22.58%) vCloud
4 5 (16.13%) XenApp
4 5 (16.13%) XenDesktop
4 5 (16.13%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (12.90%) Hyper-V
6 2 (6.45%) Xen
7 1 (3.23%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (3.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (3.23%) Terminal Services
7 1 (3.23%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (32.26%) SCCM
2 9 (29.03%) WSUS
3 5 (16.13%) Backup Exec
4 3 (9.68%) SCOM
4 3 (9.68%) FortiGate
5 2 (6.45%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (6.45%) XenMobile
5 2 (6.45%) ServiceCenter
5 2 (6.45%) NetBackup
5 2 (6.45%) EMC Navisphere
6 1 (3.23%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 28 (90.32%) Microsoft
2 19 (61.29%) Cisco
2 19 (61.29%) VMware
3 14 (45.16%) HP
4 13 (41.94%) Citrix
5 9 (29.03%) Symantec
6 8 (25.81%) NetApp
7 7 (22.58%) EMC
8 5 (16.13%) Dell
8 5 (16.13%) ProCurve
9 4 (12.90%) Juniper
10 3 (9.68%) SonicWALL
10 3 (9.68%) IBM
10 3 (9.68%) Meraki
10 3 (9.68%) Meru Networks
10 3 (9.68%) Riverbed
11 2 (6.45%) 3PAR
11 2 (6.45%) Oracle
11 2 (6.45%) McAfee
11 2 (6.45%) Hitachi
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