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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
iSCSI
Rank 235 228 248
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +20
Permanent jobs citing iSCSI 25 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.34% 0.24% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.39% 1.62% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 13
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £35,000 £36,950
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £51,000 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.00%
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
1048 990 1067
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.19% 14.58% 14.45%
Number of salaries quoted 877 822 897
Average salary £36,250 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.60% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,100 £65,000
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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +2 15 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Cheshire -17 7 £38,750 - 2
Lancashire 0 1 £40,000 - 1
Cumbria - 1 £34,500 -
iSCSI
England

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (79.07%) Windows
2 33 (76.74%) VMware
3 30 (69.77%) Microsoft
4 26 (60.47%) Citrix
5 25 (58.14%) SAN
6 24 (55.81%) VMware Infrastructure
7 23 (53.49%) Microsoft Certification
8 22 (51.16%) Cisco
9 20 (46.51%) MCSE
9 20 (46.51%) SQL
9 20 (46.51%) Hyper-V
10 19 (44.19%) IIS
10 19 (44.19%) MS Exchange
11 18 (41.86%) Cisco Certification
11 18 (41.86%) XenDesktop
12 17 (39.53%) CCNA
13 16 (37.21%) vSphere
14 15 (34.88%) Windows Server 2008
14 15 (34.88%) SQL Server
15 14 (32.56%) Active Directory
15 14 (32.56%) HP
15 14 (32.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 13 (30.23%) ITIL
16 13 (30.23%) NAS
17 12 (27.91%) XenApp
17 12 (27.91%) PowerShell
17 12 (27.91%) Exchange Server 2010
17 12 (27.91%) vCloud
18 11 (25.58%) SQL Server 2008
18 11 (25.58%) SCCM

iSCSI
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 19 (44.19%) IIS
1 19 (44.19%) MS Exchange
2 12 (27.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (18.60%) SharePoint
5 6 (13.95%) Apache
6 5 (11.63%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (9.30%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
8 2 (4.65%) nginx
9 1 (2.33%) Lync
9 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (2.33%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.30%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (13.95%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (13.95%) Amazon S3
2 6 (13.95%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (4.65%) Office 365
4 1 (2.33%) IaaS
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (58.14%) SAN
2 13 (30.23%) NAS
3 11 (25.58%) VLAN
4 10 (23.26%) Internet
4 10 (23.26%) DNS
4 10 (23.26%) DHCP
4 10 (23.26%) TCP/IP
5 9 (20.93%) Firewall
6 8 (18.60%) SNMP
6 8 (18.60%) IPsec
6 8 (18.60%) WAN
7 7 (16.28%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (16.28%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (16.28%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (11.63%) LAN
8 5 (11.63%) VPN
9 3 (6.98%) Network Security
10 1 (2.33%) NetScaler
10 1 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (2.33%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.88%) SQL Server
2 11 (25.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (13.95%) MySQL
4 5 (11.63%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (13.95%) Architect
2 6 (13.95%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (11.63%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 4 (9.30%) Senior Architect
5 3 (6.98%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Consultant
5 3 (6.98%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.65%) Service Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) IT Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (2.33%) Service Desk Manager
7 1 (2.33%) Storage Consultant
7 1 (2.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 1 (2.33%) Systems Support
7 1 (2.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) Web Services
2 4 (9.30%) .NET
3 2 (4.65%) HTML
3 2 (4.65%) CSS
4 1 (2.33%) COM
4 1 (2.33%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) CMDB
2 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.98%) Clustering
2 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.33%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.33%) Life Science
4 1 (2.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 34 (79.07%) Windows
2 15 (34.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (25.58%) Linux
4 10 (23.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (16.28%) Windows 7
6 4 (9.30%) Windows 8
6 4 (9.30%) Windows XP
6 4 (9.30%) Debian
7 3 (6.98%) UNIX
8 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.65%) Solaris
9 1 (2.33%) VMS
9 1 (2.33%) SUSE
9 1 (2.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) ITIL
2 10 (23.26%) Configuration Management
3 7 (16.28%) Coaching
4 6 (13.95%) Project Management
4 6 (13.95%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (11.63%) Migration
5 5 (11.63%) Information Security
6 4 (9.30%) Business Continuity
6 4 (9.30%) Security Management
6 4 (9.30%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.98%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (6.98%) Software Asset Management
7 3 (6.98%) Information Assurance
7 3 (6.98%) Change Control
7 3 (6.98%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (6.98%) Asset Management
7 3 (6.98%) Information Security Management
7 3 (6.98%) Quality Management
8 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.65%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 20 (46.51%) SQL
2 12 (27.91%) PowerShell
3 4 (9.30%) T-SQL
3 4 (9.30%) Java
4 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.65%) Perl
4 2 (4.65%) C
4 2 (4.65%) C++
4 2 (4.65%) VBScript
4 2 (4.65%) Python
4 2 (4.65%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (53.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (46.51%) MCSE
3 18 (41.86%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (39.53%) CCNA
5 14 (32.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (18.60%) Degree
7 7 (16.28%) MCITP
8 4 (9.30%) MCTS
9 3 (6.98%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (6.98%) CCA
9 3 (6.98%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (6.98%) CCEA
9 3 (6.98%) VCP4
9 3 (6.98%) VCAP
9 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Certified Architect
9 3 (6.98%) VCP5
10 2 (4.65%) MCSA
10 2 (4.65%) RHCA
10 2 (4.65%) LPIC
11 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (55.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (46.51%) Hyper-V
3 18 (41.86%) XenDesktop
4 16 (37.21%) vSphere
5 14 (32.56%) Active Directory
6 12 (27.91%) XenApp
6 12 (27.91%) vCloud
7 9 (20.93%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (11.63%) NFS
8 5 (11.63%) VMware ESX
9 3 (6.98%) Xen
10 2 (4.65%) Squid
11 1 (2.33%) Terminal Services
11 1 (2.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 11 (25.58%) SCCM
2 9 (20.93%) SCOM
3 8 (18.60%) OpenNMS
4 6 (13.95%) Puppet
4 6 (13.95%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (6.98%) WSUS
6 2 (4.65%) NetBackup
6 2 (4.65%) Backup Exec
7 1 (2.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (2.33%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 33 (76.74%) VMware
2 30 (69.77%) Microsoft
3 26 (60.47%) Citrix
4 22 (51.16%) Cisco
5 14 (32.56%) HP
6 10 (23.26%) Dell
7 8 (18.60%) NetApp
7 8 (18.60%) Veeam
7 8 (18.60%) Acronis
8 5 (11.63%) Red Hat
8 5 (11.63%) EMC
8 5 (11.63%) Oracle
9 3 (6.98%) ProCurve
9 3 (6.98%) Symantec
10 1 (2.33%) NETGEAR
10 1 (2.33%) Sage
10 1 (2.33%) CommVault
10 1 (2.33%) Nortel
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