The table below looks at the statistics for iSCSI skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iSCSI over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
iSCSI
Rank 225 206 198
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -8
Permanent jobs citing iSCSI 6 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.10% 0.24% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.67% 1.49% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 15
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -11.25%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
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 West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
896 874 958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.31% 16.27% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 811 716 804
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,800 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

iSCSI
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

iSCSI Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

iSCSI
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

iSCSI Salary Trend in the West Midlands

iSCSI
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing iSCSI across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

iSCSI Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

iSCSI
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iSCSI within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Birmingham -3 3 £40,000 +6.66%
Wolverhampton -2 2 £40,000 +14.28%
Dudley - 2 £40,000 -
Solihull - 2 £31,000 -
Walsall - 2 £40,000 -
iSCSI
England

iSCSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (55.56%) Fibre Channel
3 5 (55.56%) SAN
4 4 (44.44%) Symantec
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
4 4 (44.44%) NAS
4 4 (44.44%) vSphere
5 3 (33.33%) XenServer
5 3 (33.33%) XenDesktop
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 3 (33.33%) Linux
5 3 (33.33%) Dell
5 3 (33.33%) Citrix
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (22.22%) Project Management
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (22.22%) NetBackup
6 2 (22.22%) Backup Exec
6 2 (22.22%) CCNP
6 2 (22.22%) CCNA
6 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
6 2 (22.22%) HP
6 2 (22.22%) DNS
6 2 (22.22%) WAN
6 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP

iSCSI
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (11.11%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) PaaS
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
1 1 (11.11%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) SAN
1 5 (55.56%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (44.44%) NAS
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) DHCP
4 1 (11.11%) LDAP
4 1 (11.11%) LAN
4 1 (11.11%) WLAN
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Technical Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Field Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Storage Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) IT Technician
2 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) Replication
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) EqualLogic
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) UNIX
4 1 (11.11%) Solaris
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
1 2 (22.22%) Project Management
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Time Management
2 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
2 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
2 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (11.11%) Process Management
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
1 2 (22.22%) VBScript
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CCNP
1 2 (22.22%) CCNA
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (11.11%) MCITP
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) CCAA
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCEA
2 1 (11.11%) MCP
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (44.44%) vSphere
3 3 (33.33%) XenServer
3 3 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (22.22%) XenApp
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 1 (11.11%) Xen
5 1 (11.11%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) NetBackup
1 2 (22.22%) Backup Exec
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) Symantec
4 3 (33.33%) Dell
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco
4 3 (33.33%) Citrix
5 2 (22.22%) HP
5 2 (22.22%) Veeam
6 1 (11.11%) EMC
6 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
6 1 (11.11%) WatchGuard
6 1 (11.11%) ProCurve
6 1 (11.11%) Juniper
6 1 (11.11%) NetApp
6 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle
6 1 (11.11%) Sun