The table below looks at the statistics for iSCSI skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSCSI over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
iSCSI
Rank 136 121 133
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +12
Permanent jobs citing iSCSI 8 27 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.31% 1.09% 0.049%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.90% 3.45% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8 27 1
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
iSCSI
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
890 783 617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.85% 31.47% 30.29%
Number of salaries quoted 450 536 505
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

iSCSI
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing iSCSI across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

iSCSI Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

iSCSI
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing iSCSI across the Reading region.

iSCSI Salary Trend in Reading

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
1 19 (100.00%) SAN
2 14 (73.68%) Oracle
3 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
4 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
4 10 (52.63%) SharePoint
4 10 (52.63%) DNS
4 10 (52.63%) HP
4 10 (52.63%) EMC
4 10 (52.63%) NetApp
4 10 (52.63%) Firewall
4 10 (52.63%) Brocade
5 9 (47.37%) NAS
6 7 (36.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 7 (36.84%) UNIX
6 7 (36.84%) Lotus Domino
6 7 (36.84%) IBM
6 7 (36.84%) Veritas
6 7 (36.84%) Legato
6 7 (36.84%) ARCserve
6 7 (36.84%) Data Management
6 7 (36.84%) Spanish Language
6 7 (36.84%) Celerra
6 7 (36.84%) Oracle BRM
7 5 (26.32%) ITIL
7 5 (26.32%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
8 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (15.79%) Linux

iSCSI
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (52.63%) SharePoint
2 7 (36.84%) Lotus Domino
3 2 (10.53%) Apache
3 2 (10.53%) IIS
3 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (10.53%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.53%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) SAN
2 10 (52.63%) Firewall
2 10 (52.63%) DNS
3 9 (47.37%) NAS
4 5 (26.32%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (15.79%) Wireless
5 3 (15.79%) VLAN
5 3 (15.79%) FTP
6 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
6 2 (10.53%) SSL
6 2 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (10.53%) 802.11
6 2 (10.53%) Wireshark
6 2 (10.53%) WPA
6 2 (10.53%) DHCP
6 2 (10.53%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (36.84%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Technical Support
1 7 (36.84%) Support Engineer
1 7 (36.84%) Technical Support Engineer
1 7 (36.84%) Technical Engineer
1 7 (36.84%) Senior Support Engineer
1 7 (36.84%) Senior Technical Support
1 7 (36.84%) Storage Engineer
1 7 (36.84%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
1 7 (36.84%) Senior Technical Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Network Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Celerra
2 3 (15.79%) HP StorageWorks
3 2 (10.53%) Replication
3 2 (10.53%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) UNIX
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (15.79%) Linux
4 3 (15.79%) VMS
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (10.53%) CentOS
5 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Data Management
2 5 (26.32%) ITIL
3 3 (15.79%) High Availability
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.53%) MOF
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
1 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) MCSE
1 2 (10.53%) CCNA
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (10.53%) CWNA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) VMware ESX
2 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (10.53%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (10.53%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) Legato
1 7 (36.84%) ARCserve
2 3 (15.79%) Backup Exec
3 2 (10.53%) SCCM
3 2 (10.53%) SCOM
3 2 (10.53%) SCVMM
3 2 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Intune
3 2 (10.53%) SCOrch
3 2 (10.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (10.53%) SCSM
3 2 (10.53%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Oracle
2 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 10 (52.63%) HP
3 10 (52.63%) EMC
3 10 (52.63%) NetApp
3 10 (52.63%) Brocade
4 7 (36.84%) Veritas
4 7 (36.84%) IBM
5 3 (15.79%) Hitachi
5 3 (15.79%) Juniper
5 3 (15.79%) Dell
5 3 (15.79%) Cisco
5 3 (15.79%) VMware
6 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
6 2 (10.53%) Symantec
6 2 (10.53%) CA