The table below looks at the statistics for iSCSI skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSCSI over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iSCSI
Rank 556 576 550
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -26
Permanent jobs citing iSCSI 363 311 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.30% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.93% 1.75% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 308 262 310
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18793 17807 21534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.79% 17.13% 19.76%
Number of salaries quoted 15284 13978 17888
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

iSCSI
Jobs Demand Trend

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

iSCSI Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

iSCSI
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing iSCSI within the UK.

iSCSI Salary Trend in the UK

iSCSI
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing iSCSI over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 within the UK.

iSCSI Salary Histogram in the UK

iSCSI
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iSCSI within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 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
England +49 346 £47,500 +11.76% 51
London +68 216 £50,000 +17.64% 26
South East -42 67 £45,000 - 8
City of London +32 45 £60,000 -4.00% 5
Berkshire -7 26 £52,500 +16.66% 1
East of England -20 26 £45,000 +1.69% 2
North West +12 23 £42,500 +50.44% 7
Surrey -4 16 £45,000 - 1
Manchester - 13 £43,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire +12 11 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Guildford - 10 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire +1 9 £45,000 -1.09% 1
Reading -9 9 £52,500 +16.66%
South Wales -8 8 £37,500 +29.31% 1
Wales -11 8 £37,500 +29.31% 1
Lancashire -2 7 £42,500 +54.54%
Sidcup -9 7 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Newbury - 7 £35,000 -
Newport - 7 £37,500 - 1
Brighton - 7 £38,000 -
East Sussex - 7 £38,000 -
West Midlands -17 6 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Hampshire - 6 £52,000 - 2
Milton Keynes - 6 £38,500 - 1
Bedfordshire +5 5 £41,500 -17.00% 1
Suffolk +1 5 £62,500 +95.31%
Cambridge -2 5 £45,000 -1.09% 1
Yorkshire -5 5 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Hertfordshire -20 5 £35,000 -12.50%
West Yorkshire - 5 £50,000 - 5

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 602 (82.13%) Windows
2 559 (76.26%) SAN
3 513 (69.99%) VMware
4 397 (54.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 386 (52.66%) Microsoft
6 371 (50.61%) Active Directory
7 301 (41.06%) MS Exchange
8 298 (40.65%) Cisco
9 296 (40.38%) Firewall
10 283 (38.61%) Linux
11 273 (37.24%) Windows Server 2008
12 259 (35.33%) Citrix
13 252 (34.38%) Fibre Channel
14 239 (32.61%) DNS
15 236 (32.20%) Windows Server 2012
16 234 (31.92%) HP
17 221 (30.15%) Hyper-V
18 211 (28.79%) ITIL
19 199 (27.15%) vSphere
20 196 (26.74%) NAS
21 194 (26.47%) SQL Server
22 190 (25.92%) Windows Server 2003
23 184 (25.10%) DHCP
24 178 (24.28%) WAN
25 168 (22.92%) Exchange Server 2010
26 161 (21.96%) TCP/IP
27 151 (20.60%) NetApp
28 147 (20.05%) SQL
29 143 (19.51%) MS Excel
30 140 (19.10%) Dell

iSCSI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 301 (41.06%) MS Exchange
2 168 (22.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 118 (16.10%) Exchange Server 2013
4 116 (15.83%) IIS
5 97 (13.23%) Exchange Server 2007
6 78 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2003
7 72 (9.82%) SharePoint
8 58 (7.91%) Lync
9 57 (7.78%) Apache
10 36 (4.91%) Tomcat
11 31 (4.23%) nginx
12 30 (4.09%) SAS
13 21 (2.86%) WebSphere
14 19 (2.59%) JBoss
14 19 (2.59%) Elasticsearch
15 18 (2.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 9 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
17 8 (1.09%) Oracle Coherence
17 8 (1.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 8 (1.09%) OpenStack
Applications
1 143 (19.51%) MS Excel
2 56 (7.64%) MS Office
3 6 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.41%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 21 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 9 (1.23%) Oracle BRM
4 3 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.27%) Tridion
6 1 (0.14%) RMDS
6 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 63 (8.59%) Office 365
2 47 (6.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (5.32%) IaaS
4 22 (3.00%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (0.82%) PaaS
7 3 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.41%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.27%) SaaS
8 2 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.27%) Sumo Logic
9 1 (0.14%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.14%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 559 (76.26%) SAN
2 296 (40.38%) Firewall
3 252 (34.38%) Fibre Channel
4 239 (32.61%) DNS
5 196 (26.74%) NAS
6 184 (25.10%) DHCP
7 178 (24.28%) WAN
8 161 (21.96%) TCP/IP
9 131 (17.87%) VPN
10 114 (15.55%) LAN
11 100 (13.64%) Wireless
12 87 (11.87%) VLAN
13 80 (10.91%) Internet
14 72 (9.82%) MPLS
15 70 (9.55%) Cisco ASA
16 66 (9.00%) LDAP
17 56 (7.64%) FCoE
18 51 (6.96%) FTP
19 49 (6.68%) NetScaler
20 47 (6.41%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 194 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 72 (9.82%) MySQL
3 47 (6.41%) Oracle Database
4 39 (5.32%) Oracle Database 10g
5 38 (5.18%) Oracle Database 11g
6 33 (4.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 33 (4.50%) SQL Server 2005
7 29 (3.96%) SQL Server 2012
8 28 (3.82%) MongoDB
9 14 (1.91%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (0.82%) QlikView
12 5 (0.68%) DB2
12 5 (0.68%) SQL Server 2000
12 5 (0.68%) Big Data
13 3 (0.41%) Relational Database
13 3 (0.41%) OLTP
13 3 (0.41%) OLAP
13 3 (0.41%) Oracle OLAP
14 2 (0.27%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 36 (4.91%) Git (software)
2 31 (4.23%) Jenkins
3 19 (2.59%) TeamCity
4 16 (2.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 11 (1.50%) JUnit
5 11 (1.50%) Maven
5 11 (1.50%) Selenium
5 11 (1.50%) TestLink
5 11 (1.50%) Gerrit
6 4 (0.55%) Ant
7 3 (0.41%) Subversion
7 3 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.14%) TestNG
8 1 (0.14%) ProC
8 1 (0.14%) Bugzilla
General
1 101 (13.78%) Finance
2 51 (6.96%) Telecoms
3 31 (4.23%) Advertising
4 22 (3.00%) Manufacturing
5 19 (2.59%) Marketing
6 15 (2.05%) Electronics
7 10 (1.36%) Law
8 9 (1.23%) Billing
8 9 (1.23%) German Language
9 7 (0.95%) Legal
10 6 (0.82%) Retail
11 5 (0.68%) Spanish Language
12 4 (0.55%) Banking
12 4 (0.55%) Multimedia
12 4 (0.55%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.41%) French Language
14 2 (0.27%) Italian Language
14 2 (0.27%) Automotive
14 2 (0.27%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 124 (16.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 98 (13.37%) Support Engineer
3 86 (11.73%) Administrator
4 80 (10.91%) Consultant
5 75 (10.23%) Analyst
6 65 (8.87%) Systems Administrator
6 65 (8.87%) 3rd Line Support
7 51 (6.96%) Architect
8 49 (6.68%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 45 (6.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 40 (5.46%) Storage Engineer
11 39 (5.32%) Systems Engineer
12 33 (4.50%) Senior Analyst
13 32 (4.37%) Technical Support
13 32 (4.37%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 31 (4.23%) Senior Support Engineer
15 27 (3.68%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
16 25 (3.41%) Infrastructure Consultant
17 24 (3.27%) Technical Engineer
17 24 (3.27%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (3.68%) .NET
2 18 (2.46%) RabbitMQ
3 16 (2.18%) Web Services
4 13 (1.77%) WebSphere MQ
5 11 (1.50%) REST
6 10 (1.36%) Middleware
6 10 (1.36%) XML
7 9 (1.23%) Memcached
8 8 (1.09%) LAMP
9 7 (0.95%) HTML
10 3 (0.41%) X-Windows
11 2 (0.27%) JSON
11 2 (0.27%) JMS
11 2 (0.27%) libvirt
11 2 (0.27%) Software Packaging
11 2 (0.27%) Apache Axis
12 1 (0.14%) CSS
12 1 (0.14%) XSLT
12 1 (0.14%) Flash
12 1 (0.14%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 97 (13.23%) Replication
2 91 (12.41%) Clustering
3 64 (8.73%) Analytical Skills
4 58 (7.91%) EqualLogic
5 42 (5.73%) Enterprise Storage
6 39 (5.32%) Computer Science
7 30 (4.09%) Hedge funds
8 21 (2.86%) Open Source
9 20 (2.73%) Life Science
9 20 (2.73%) Blackberry
10 18 (2.46%) Streaming Video
10 18 (2.46%) CESG
11 15 (2.05%) Management Information System
12 13 (1.77%) DTV
12 13 (1.77%) Mobile App
13 9 (1.23%) Celerra
14 8 (1.09%) Device Driver
15 6 (0.82%) Thin Client
15 6 (0.82%) Fat Client
16 5 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 602 (82.13%) Windows
2 283 (38.61%) Linux
3 273 (37.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 236 (32.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 190 (25.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 82 (11.19%) UNIX
7 75 (10.23%) Windows 7
8 55 (7.50%) Solaris
9 47 (6.41%) Windows XP
9 47 (6.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 41 (5.59%) CentOS
11 31 (4.23%) Windows 8
12 26 (3.55%) Windows Vista
13 20 (2.73%) Windows 2000 Server
14 19 (2.59%) Mac OS X
15 12 (1.64%) AIX
15 12 (1.64%) Ubuntu
16 9 (1.23%) Android
17 8 (1.09%) Debian
18 4 (0.55%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (28.79%) ITIL
2 103 (14.05%) Disaster Recovery
3 89 (12.14%) Service Delivery
3 89 (12.14%) Performance Tuning
4 87 (11.87%) Load Balancing
5 50 (6.82%) Configuration Management
6 42 (5.73%) Migration
6 42 (5.73%) Capacity Planning
7 41 (5.59%) Time Management
7 41 (5.59%) Project Management
8 38 (5.18%) E-Commerce
9 31 (4.23%) PRINCE2
10 30 (4.09%) Agile Software Development
11 28 (3.82%) Software Engineering
12 27 (3.68%) BCP
13 26 (3.55%) High Availability
14 24 (3.27%) DevOps
15 22 (3.00%) Software Deployment
15 22 (3.00%) Change Management
15 22 (3.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 147 (20.05%) SQL
2 99 (13.51%) PowerShell
3 73 (9.96%) Perl
4 51 (6.96%) Java
5 49 (6.68%) Bash Shell
6 45 (6.14%) Python
7 37 (5.05%) Ruby
8 33 (4.50%) C
9 27 (3.68%) Shell Script
10 23 (3.14%) C#
11 21 (2.86%) VBScript
12 19 (2.59%) PL/SQL
13 13 (1.77%) PHP
14 8 (1.09%) C++
14 8 (1.09%) VB
15 4 (0.55%) Tcl
16 3 (0.41%) JavaScript
16 3 (0.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 121 (16.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 92 (12.55%) MCSE
3 89 (12.14%) Cisco Certification
4 80 (10.91%) CCNA
5 79 (10.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 77 (10.50%) Degree
7 43 (5.87%) MCSA
8 39 (5.32%) CCA
8 39 (5.32%) Citrix Certification
9 33 (4.50%) CCNP
10 30 (4.09%) MCITP
11 25 (3.41%) ITIL Certification
12 22 (3.00%) SC Cleared
12 22 (3.00%) Security Cleared
13 20 (2.73%) NCDA
14 19 (2.59%) AWS Certification
15 17 (2.32%) VCP5
16 8 (1.09%) MCTS
16 8 (1.09%) CCIE
16 8 (1.09%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (10.78%) SLA
2 41 (5.59%) PCI DSS
3 34 (4.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.36%) QA
5 3 (0.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 397 (54.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 371 (50.61%) Active Directory
3 221 (30.15%) Hyper-V
4 199 (27.15%) vSphere
5 115 (15.69%) NFS
6 112 (15.28%) XenApp
7 101 (13.78%) VMware ESX
8 91 (12.41%) XenDesktop
9 77 (10.50%) VMware ESXi
10 61 (8.32%) XenServer
11 46 (6.28%) Xen
12 45 (6.14%) Terminal Services
13 41 (5.59%) Microsoft App-V
14 23 (3.14%) Oracle RAC
15 21 (2.86%) Terminal Server
16 16 (2.18%) DFS Replication
17 15 (2.05%) vCloud
18 14 (1.91%) ISA Server
19 12 (1.64%) KVM
20 11 (1.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 97 (13.23%) SCCM
2 75 (10.23%) SCOM
3 60 (8.19%) Backup Exec
4 54 (7.37%) WSUS
5 47 (6.41%) NetBackup
6 43 (5.87%) Puppet
7 42 (5.73%) SCVMM
8 35 (4.77%) Nagios
9 34 (4.64%) SELinux
10 32 (4.37%) Opscode Chef
11 30 (4.09%) FortiGate
12 28 (3.82%) ZABBIX
13 24 (3.27%) Norton AntiVirus
14 21 (2.86%) Vagrant
14 21 (2.86%) Cisco Prime
14 21 (2.86%) Icinga
14 21 (2.86%) EdgeSight
15 20 (2.73%) ARCserve
16 19 (2.59%) Data Guard
16 19 (2.59%) Graphite
Vendors
1 513 (69.99%) VMware
2 386 (52.66%) Microsoft
3 298 (40.65%) Cisco
4 259 (35.33%) Citrix
5 234 (31.92%) HP
6 151 (20.60%) NetApp
7 140 (19.10%) Dell
8 122 (16.64%) Symantec
9 106 (14.46%) Oracle
10 86 (11.73%) EMC
10 86 (11.73%) Red Hat
11 84 (11.46%) IBM
12 58 (7.91%) Juniper
13 40 (5.46%) Veeam
14 39 (5.32%) SolarWinds
15 34 (4.64%) Apple
16 31 (4.23%) McAfee
17 30 (4.09%) Mitel
18 24 (3.27%) Bloomberg
18 24 (3.27%) CommVault
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