The table below looks at the statistics for iSCSI skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSCSI over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
iSCSI
Rank 236 218 208
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -10
Permanent jobs citing iSCSI 9 21 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.14% 0.35% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.87% 2.25% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 18
Average salary £64,000 £40,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% +35.59%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
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 South West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1038 932 1210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.39% 15.71% 21.26%
Number of salaries quoted 882 725 1037
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

iSCSI
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

iSCSI Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

iSCSI
Salary Trend in the South West

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

iSCSI Salary Trend in the South West

iSCSI
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing iSCSI across the South West region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

iSCSI Salary Histogram in the South West

iSCSI
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iSCSI within the South West region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
Wiltshire -3 3 £50,000 - 1
Gloucestershire - 3 £64,000 -
Bristol -2 2 £64,000 +60.00%
Devon -14 1 - -
iSCSI
England

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 17 (85.00%) SAN
3 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (60.00%) NAS
5 11 (55.00%) Linux
5 11 (55.00%) SQL
5 11 (55.00%) Firewall
6 9 (45.00%) AIX
6 9 (45.00%) IBM
6 9 (45.00%) VMware
7 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
7 8 (40.00%) Cisco
7 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
8 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
8 7 (35.00%) MPLS
8 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
8 7 (35.00%) Service Delivery
9 6 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (30.00%) Structured Cabling
9 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (25.00%) Unicenter
10 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
10 5 (25.00%) BMC
10 5 (25.00%) Juniper
10 5 (25.00%) Solaris
10 5 (25.00%) Oracle
10 5 (25.00%) ITIL
10 5 (25.00%) OpenView

iSCSI
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (15.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Project
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (85.00%) SAN
2 12 (60.00%) NAS
3 11 (55.00%) Firewall
4 8 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
5 7 (35.00%) MPLS
6 6 (30.00%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (10.00%) FTP
7 2 (10.00%) ISDN
7 2 (10.00%) LAN
7 2 (10.00%) WAN
8 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
8 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
8 1 (5.00%) DNS
8 1 (5.00%) DWDM
8 1 (5.00%) ADSL
8 1 (5.00%) xDSL
8 1 (5.00%) FCoE
8 1 (5.00%) Wireless
8 1 (5.00%) Frame Relay
8 1 (5.00%) VPLS
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) JUnit
1 2 (10.00%) Maven
1 2 (10.00%) Selenium
1 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.00%) Gerrit
1 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (10.00%) TestLink
General
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Architect
1 7 (35.00%) Technical Architect
2 5 (25.00%) Lead Technical Architect
2 5 (25.00%) Lead Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Tester
5 2 (10.00%) Network Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Software Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Server Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Clustering
1 2 (10.00%) EqualLogic
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Linux
3 9 (45.00%) AIX
4 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
6 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (25.00%) Solaris
7 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (20.00%) UNIX
9 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (25.00%) ITIL
3 5 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (15.00%) Project Planning
6 2 (10.00%) Time Management
6 2 (10.00%) MOF
6 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.00%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
7 1 (5.00%) Migration
7 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (5.00%) High Availability
7 1 (5.00%) SIEM
7 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) MCSE
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) MCP
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (10.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) SLA
2 2 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.00%) XenApp
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) OpenView
1 5 (25.00%) Unicenter
2 4 (20.00%) ARCserve
2 4 (20.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (10.00%) SCCM
3 2 (10.00%) SCOM
3 2 (10.00%) SCVMM
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Intune
3 2 (10.00%) SCOrch
3 2 (10.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (10.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (45.00%) VMware
2 9 (45.00%) IBM
3 8 (40.00%) Cisco
4 5 (25.00%) Oracle
4 5 (25.00%) Juniper
4 5 (25.00%) BMC
4 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (20.00%) WatchGuard
5 4 (20.00%) Veeam
5 4 (20.00%) 3PAR
5 4 (20.00%) EMC
6 2 (10.00%) Citrix
6 2 (10.00%) NetApp
6 2 (10.00%) Dell
7 1 (5.00%) Meraki