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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iSCSI
Rank 221 228 234
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Permanent jobs citing iSCSI 35 24 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.51% 0.32% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.45% 2.22% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 29 17 6
Average salary £50,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.51% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,300 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £50,800 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
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
1015 1080 1023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.82% 14.53% 14.76%
Number of salaries quoted 808 897 869
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 £22,500 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +17 27 £50,000 +44.92%
Manchester -3 7 £58,000 +77.09% 3
Merseyside +8 1 - -
iSCSI
England

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 36 (78.26%) LAN
1 36 (78.26%) DHCP
1 36 (78.26%) DNS
2 35 (76.09%) Cisco
3 30 (65.22%) SSL
4 29 (63.04%) Cisco Nexus
5 28 (60.87%) CCNP
5 28 (60.87%) Cisco Certification
6 27 (58.70%) Microsoft
7 26 (56.52%) Citrix
7 26 (56.52%) TCP/IP
8 23 (50.00%) WAN
9 22 (47.83%) Windows
9 22 (47.83%) VLAN
10 21 (45.65%) Fibre Channel
11 19 (41.30%) FCoE
11 19 (41.30%) HTTP
12 18 (39.13%) VPN
13 17 (36.96%) BGP
13 17 (36.96%) OSPF
13 17 (36.96%) Network Security
14 16 (34.78%) Load Balancing
14 16 (34.78%) VMware
14 16 (34.78%) SAN
14 16 (34.78%) CCIE
14 16 (34.78%) E-Commerce
14 16 (34.78%) Hybrid Cloud
15 13 (28.26%) IPsec
15 13 (28.26%) Firewall
16 12 (26.09%) Wireless

iSCSI
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 9 (19.57%) MS Exchange
2 7 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (10.87%) SharePoint
3 5 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.17%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (2.17%) Lync
5 1 (2.17%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.35%) SaaS
2 2 (4.35%) Office 365
2 2 (4.35%) IaaS
2 2 (4.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (4.35%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 36 (78.26%) LAN
1 36 (78.26%) DHCP
1 36 (78.26%) DNS
2 30 (65.22%) SSL
3 29 (63.04%) Cisco Nexus
4 26 (56.52%) TCP/IP
5 23 (50.00%) WAN
6 22 (47.83%) VLAN
7 21 (45.65%) Fibre Channel
8 19 (41.30%) FCoE
8 19 (41.30%) HTTP
9 18 (39.13%) VPN
10 17 (36.96%) OSPF
10 17 (36.96%) BGP
10 17 (36.96%) Network Security
11 16 (34.78%) SAN
12 13 (28.26%) Firewall
12 13 (28.26%) IPsec
13 12 (26.09%) Wireless
13 12 (26.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (10.87%) Manufacturing
2 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.70%) Legal
3 3 (6.52%) Finance
4 1 (2.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (54.35%) Network Engineer
2 16 (34.78%) Network Security Engineer
2 16 (34.78%) Senior Network Engineer
2 16 (34.78%) Security Engineer
2 16 (34.78%) Senior Security Engineer
2 16 (34.78%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 4 (8.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (8.70%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (8.70%) IT Manager
4 3 (6.52%) Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (4.35%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (4.35%) Architect
5 2 (4.35%) Support Technician
5 2 (4.35%) Engineering Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (4.35%) SAN Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) 802.1X
2 4 (8.70%) Web Services
3 1 (2.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.78%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (10.87%) Management Information System
2 5 (10.87%) Life Science
3 4 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.70%) EMC VNX
4 3 (6.52%) FlexPod
5 2 (4.35%) Fat Client
5 2 (4.35%) Thin Client
6 1 (2.17%) Handset
6 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (47.83%) Windows
2 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (10.87%) Windows XP
4 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.17%) UNIX
6 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) E-Commerce
1 16 (34.78%) Load Balancing
2 11 (23.91%) ITIL
3 10 (21.74%) Kalman Filter
4 9 (19.57%) Security Patching
5 8 (17.39%) WAN Optimisation
6 7 (15.22%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (13.04%) Problem Management
7 6 (13.04%) Business Continuity
8 5 (10.87%) Migration
8 5 (10.87%) Service Management
8 5 (10.87%) Service Delivery
8 5 (10.87%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (10.87%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (10.87%) Service Continuity Management
8 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
8 5 (10.87%) Patch Management
9 4 (8.70%) Risk Management
9 4 (8.70%) Strategic Planning
9 4 (8.70%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) SQL
2 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (60.87%) CCNP
1 28 (60.87%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (34.78%) CCIE
3 11 (23.91%) Degree
3 11 (23.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (23.91%) MCSE
4 4 (8.70%) CCNA
4 4 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (4.35%) MCITP
6 1 (2.17%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (23.91%) Active Directory
1 11 (23.91%) vSphere
2 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (13.04%) Hyper-V
3 6 (13.04%) vCloud
4 4 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (8.70%) XenApp
4 4 (8.70%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.17%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.17%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (2.17%) Xen
5 1 (2.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 9 (19.57%) SCCM
2 8 (17.39%) WSUS
3 6 (13.04%) Backup Exec
4 3 (6.52%) SCOM
5 2 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (4.35%) ServiceCenter
5 2 (4.35%) EMC Navisphere
5 2 (4.35%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.17%) FortiGate
6 1 (2.17%) XenMobile
6 1 (2.17%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 35 (76.09%) Cisco
2 27 (58.70%) Microsoft
3 26 (56.52%) Citrix
4 16 (34.78%) VMware
5 11 (23.91%) HP
6 8 (17.39%) Symantec
7 6 (13.04%) EMC
7 6 (13.04%) NetApp
8 4 (8.70%) ProCurve
8 4 (8.70%) Dell
9 3 (6.52%) IBM
9 3 (6.52%) Avaya
9 3 (6.52%) Riverbed
9 3 (6.52%) Meraki
10 2 (4.35%) 3PAR
10 2 (4.35%) Juniper
10 2 (4.35%) Hitachi
10 2 (4.35%) Oracle
10 2 (4.35%) McAfee
10 2 (4.35%) Brocade
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