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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iSCSI
Rank 235 240 249
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Permanent jobs citing iSCSI 14 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.21% 0.17% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.21% 1.10% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 7
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,150 £31,100 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £75,250 £41,625 £52,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1154 1095 1365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 17.58% 15.33% 18.17%
Number of salaries quoted 867 843 1083
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
Manchester +3 8 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Cheshire +6 3 £42,500 +17.24% 1
Lancashire - 3 £55,000 -
iSCSI
England

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 32 (94.12%) Windows
2 29 (85.29%) Microsoft
3 27 (79.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (70.59%) DNS
4 24 (70.59%) Active Directory
4 24 (70.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (67.65%) DHCP
6 21 (61.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 21 (61.76%) VMware
7 20 (58.82%) MCSE
8 19 (55.88%) MS Office
9 18 (52.94%) MS Exchange
10 17 (50.00%) HP
10 17 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 16 (47.06%) Life Science
11 16 (47.06%) Citrix
12 15 (44.12%) SAN
12 15 (44.12%) Linux
13 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
13 14 (41.18%) NetApp
13 14 (41.18%) Disaster Recovery
13 14 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2013
14 13 (38.24%) Service Delivery
14 13 (38.24%) MS Excel
15 12 (35.29%) Windows XP
15 12 (35.29%) TCP/IP
15 12 (35.29%) Office 365
16 11 (32.35%) Fibre Channel
16 11 (32.35%) Internet
16 11 (32.35%) Windows Vista

iSCSI
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 18 (52.94%) MS Exchange
2 14 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (17.65%) IIS
5 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (5.88%) Lync
8 1 (2.94%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (2.94%) Apache
Applications
1 19 (55.88%) MS Office
2 13 (38.24%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (35.29%) Office 365
2 1 (2.94%) IaaS
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (70.59%) DNS
2 23 (67.65%) DHCP
3 15 (44.12%) SAN
4 12 (35.29%) TCP/IP
5 11 (32.35%) Fibre Channel
5 11 (32.35%) Internet
6 10 (29.41%) Ethernet
6 10 (29.41%) DECT
6 10 (29.41%) VoIP
6 10 (29.41%) NAS
7 9 (26.47%) VPN
7 9 (26.47%) VLAN
8 8 (23.53%) WAN
8 8 (23.53%) LAN
9 6 (17.65%) Firewall
10 4 (11.76%) Wireless
11 3 (8.82%) SSL
12 2 (5.88%) Wireshark
12 2 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (5.88%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) MySQL
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (29.41%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Advertising
3 1 (2.94%) Billing
3 1 (2.94%) German Language
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Analyst
1 8 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) Service Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) Operations Manager
3 6 (17.65%) IT Operations Manager
4 4 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Support Manager
4 4 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (5.88%) Network Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) IT Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) IT Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 16 (47.06%) Life Science
2 6 (17.65%) Fat Client
2 6 (17.65%) Thin Client
3 4 (11.76%) EqualLogic
4 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.94%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 32 (94.12%) Windows
2 27 (79.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (70.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (44.12%) Linux
5 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (35.29%) Windows XP
7 11 (32.35%) Windows Vista
8 10 (29.41%) Windows 7
9 4 (11.76%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.94%) AIX
10 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
10 1 (2.94%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (38.24%) Service Delivery
3 10 (29.41%) Resource Management
3 10 (29.41%) Performance Management
3 10 (29.41%) Software Deployment
3 10 (29.41%) Service Desk Management
3 10 (29.41%) Performance Monitoring
4 8 (23.53%) ITIL
5 3 (8.82%) Change Management
5 3 (8.82%) Migration
5 3 (8.82%) Information Security
6 2 (5.88%) Network Design
6 2 (5.88%) Business Continuity
6 2 (5.88%) Project Management
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (5.88%) Network Architecture
7 1 (2.94%) High Availability
7 1 (2.94%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.94%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (2.94%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) PowerShell
2 7 (20.59%) C
3 4 (11.76%) SQL
4 1 (2.94%) VB
4 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (61.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (58.82%) MCSE
3 9 (26.47%) CCNA
3 9 (26.47%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (26.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (23.53%) MCSA
5 3 (8.82%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (8.82%) Degree
6 2 (5.88%) MCITP
6 2 (5.88%) CCNP
7 1 (2.94%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (29.41%) SLA
2 7 (20.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 17 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (23.53%) vSphere
3 8 (23.53%) NFS
4 7 (20.59%) Xen
5 6 (17.65%) Hyper-V
6 4 (11.76%) XenApp
7 3 (8.82%) XenDesktop
7 3 (8.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (2.94%) vCloud
9 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) SCCM
1 3 (8.82%) SCOM
1 3 (8.82%) XenMobile
2 2 (5.88%) Backup Exec
2 2 (5.88%) WSUS
2 2 (5.88%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (5.88%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (2.94%) SCOrch
3 1 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 29 (85.29%) Microsoft
2 21 (61.76%) VMware
3 17 (50.00%) HP
4 16 (47.06%) Citrix
5 14 (41.18%) NetApp
6 9 (26.47%) Dell
7 8 (23.53%) Cisco
8 5 (14.71%) Symantec
9 3 (8.82%) Fortinet
9 3 (8.82%) SonicWALL
9 3 (8.82%) SolarWinds
9 3 (8.82%) Wyse
10 2 (5.88%) 3PAR
10 2 (5.88%) Meru Networks
10 2 (5.88%) Juniper
10 2 (5.88%) EMC
11 1 (2.94%) CommVault
11 1 (2.94%) Oracle
11 1 (2.94%) ProCurve
11 1 (2.94%) NETGEAR
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Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Base salary + flexible benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
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Salary: From £24,000 to £26,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Northwich
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Greater Manchester
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Posted: 27 days ago