The table below looks at the statistics for iSCSI skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSCSI over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
iSCSI
Rank 155 141 146
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Permanent jobs citing iSCSI 5 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.14% 0.33% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.06% 3.08% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 11
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
iSCSI
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
470 325 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.71% 10.70% 15.66%
Number of salaries quoted 300 218 281
Average salary £38,250 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.37% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

iSCSI
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

iSCSI Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

iSCSI
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

iSCSI Salary Trend in Scotland

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 14 (93.33%) Windows
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
1 14 (93.33%) SAN
2 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
2 13 (86.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (86.67%) Unified Communications
2 13 (86.67%) Fibre Channel
3 12 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (80.00%) Lync
3 12 (80.00%) IIS
3 12 (80.00%) ITIL
3 12 (80.00%) PRINCE2
3 12 (80.00%) MCSE
3 12 (80.00%) MOF
3 12 (80.00%) MCITP
4 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (13.33%) NAS
5 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (13.33%) HP
5 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
6 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco
6 1 (6.67%) OpenView
6 1 (6.67%) SQL
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle
6 1 (6.67%) HPUX
6 1 (6.67%) Solaris
6 1 (6.67%) Linux
6 1 (6.67%) Dell

iSCSI
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 12 (80.00%) Lync
1 12 (80.00%) IIS
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
Communications & Networking
1 14 (93.33%) SAN
2 13 (86.67%) Unified Communications
2 13 (86.67%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (13.33%) NAS
4 1 (6.67%) MPLS
4 1 (6.67%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Consultant
2 12 (80.00%) Communications Engineer
2 12 (80.00%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Architect
3 1 (6.67%) IT Support
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.67%) HPUX
4 1 (6.67%) Solaris
4 1 (6.67%) Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) ITIL
1 12 (80.00%) PRINCE2
1 12 (80.00%) MOF
2 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (80.00%) MCSE
1 12 (80.00%) MCITP
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) OpenView
1 1 (6.67%) Unicenter
1 1 (6.67%) SCDPM
1 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Dell
3 1 (6.67%) EMC
3 1 (6.67%) BMC
3 1 (6.67%) CommVault
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.67%) Brocade
3 1 (6.67%) 3PAR
3 1 (6.67%) VMware