The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
iSCSI
Rank 225 241 242
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +1
Permanent jobs citing iSCSI 17 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.24% 0.082% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.69% 0.56% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 11
Average salary £32,500 £38,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.12% -8.82%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1003 1072 1080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.41% 14.65% 14.48%
Number of salaries quoted 847 908 946
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
iSCSI
England

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +18 13 £32,250 -30.27%
Cheshire - 2 £34,000 - 2
Merseyside -1 1 - -
iSCSI
England

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 27 (87.10%) Microsoft
2 26 (83.87%) Windows
3 21 (67.74%) VMware
4 20 (64.52%) Citrix
5 18 (58.06%) Cisco
6 17 (54.84%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (54.84%) SQL
7 16 (51.61%) MCSE
7 16 (51.61%) SAN
8 15 (48.39%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (45.16%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (41.94%) CCNA
10 13 (41.94%) IIS
10 13 (41.94%) vSphere
11 12 (38.71%) Hyper-V
11 12 (38.71%) Firewall
12 11 (35.48%) VLAN
12 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (35.48%) XenDesktop
13 10 (32.26%) PowerShell
13 10 (32.26%) vCloud
13 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
13 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
13 10 (32.26%) DHCP
13 10 (32.26%) DNS
14 9 (29.03%) HP
14 9 (29.03%) ITIL
14 9 (29.03%) Degree
14 9 (29.03%) Cisco IOS
14 9 (29.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

iSCSI
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 13 (41.94%) IIS
2 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
3 8 (25.81%) SharePoint
4 7 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (16.13%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (12.90%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (12.90%) Apache
7 1 (3.23%) K2 blackpearl
7 1 (3.23%) Lync
7 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Office
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Amazon ELB
1 4 (12.90%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (12.90%) Amazon S3
1 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (51.61%) SAN
2 12 (38.71%) Firewall
3 11 (35.48%) VLAN
4 10 (32.26%) DHCP
4 10 (32.26%) DNS
5 9 (29.03%) Cisco IOS
6 8 (25.81%) WAN
7 7 (22.58%) LAN
7 7 (22.58%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (22.58%) NAS
8 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
9 5 (16.13%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (12.90%) SNMP
10 4 (12.90%) Internet
10 4 (12.90%) IPsec
11 2 (6.45%) VoIP
11 2 (6.45%) VPN
11 2 (6.45%) MPLS
11 2 (6.45%) Network Security
12 1 (3.23%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
2 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (12.90%) MySQL
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Analyst
2 4 (12.90%) IT Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (6.45%) Service Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Network Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Backup Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) VMware Specialist
5 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Project Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) IT Administrator
5 1 (3.23%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Storage Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) CSS
1 4 (12.90%) Web Services
1 4 (12.90%) HTML
2 1 (3.23%) WDF
2 1 (3.23%) COM
2 1 (3.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) CMDB
2 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.45%) Clustering
3 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.23%) EqualLogic
4 1 (3.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (3.23%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.23%) Replication
4 1 (3.23%) Firmware
4 1 (3.23%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 26 (83.87%) Windows
2 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (25.81%) Linux
5 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
5 4 (12.90%) Windows XP
5 4 (12.90%) Debian
6 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.23%) SUSE
8 1 (3.23%) VMS
8 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) ITIL
2 8 (25.81%) Configuration Management
3 6 (19.35%) Project Management
4 4 (12.90%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (12.90%) Risk Management
4 4 (12.90%) Migration
4 4 (12.90%) Strategic Planning
4 4 (12.90%) Problem Management
4 4 (12.90%) Project Planning
5 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
5 3 (9.68%) Business Continuity
5 3 (9.68%) Information Security
5 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.45%) Quality Management
6 2 (6.45%) Security Management
6 2 (6.45%) ITSM
6 2 (6.45%) Asset Management
6 2 (6.45%) Information Assurance
6 2 (6.45%) Content Management
6 2 (6.45%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) SQL
2 10 (32.26%) PowerShell
3 5 (16.13%) Perl
4 4 (12.90%) VBScript
4 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.68%) C
6 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.23%) Python
6 1 (3.23%) C++
6 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (54.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (51.61%) MCSE
3 14 (45.16%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (41.94%) CCNA
5 9 (29.03%) Degree
5 9 (29.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (9.68%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (6.45%) MCSA
7 2 (6.45%) CCSP
7 2 (6.45%) MCITP
7 2 (6.45%) VCAP
7 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certified Architect
8 1 (3.23%) CCNP
8 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) PCI DSS
2 3 (9.68%) QA
3 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (48.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (41.94%) vSphere
3 12 (38.71%) Hyper-V
4 11 (35.48%) XenDesktop
5 10 (32.26%) vCloud
6 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
7 6 (19.35%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (12.90%) XenApp
8 4 (12.90%) Squid
9 3 (9.68%) Xen
10 2 (6.45%) NFS
10 2 (6.45%) ISA Server
11 1 (3.23%) VMware Server
11 1 (3.23%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) SCCM
2 4 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (12.90%) Puppet
2 4 (12.90%) SCOM
2 4 (12.90%) OpenNMS
2 4 (12.90%) Backup Exec
2 4 (12.90%) WSUS
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Intune
3 1 (3.23%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 27 (87.10%) Microsoft
2 21 (67.74%) VMware
3 20 (64.52%) Citrix
4 18 (58.06%) Cisco
5 9 (29.03%) HP
6 7 (22.58%) Dell
7 6 (19.35%) EMC
8 5 (16.13%) Symantec
8 5 (16.13%) NetApp
8 5 (16.13%) Red Hat
8 5 (16.13%) ProCurve
8 5 (16.13%) Veeam
9 4 (12.90%) Acronis
10 3 (9.68%) CheckPoint
11 1 (3.23%) Meraki
11 1 (3.23%) F5
11 1 (3.23%) WatchGuard
11 1 (3.23%) Avaya
11 1 (3.23%) CommVault
11 1 (3.23%) Sage
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 6 days ago
North West
Venn Group - UK
Salary: 34-39 Per Annum
Posted: 27 days ago