Period
to 21 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for iSCSI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited iSCSI over the 6 months to 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

iSCSI
England > North West
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 316 361 361
Rank change year-on-year +45 0 -51
Permanent jobs citing iSCSI 21 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.20% 0.072% 0.041%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.12% 0.51% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 2
North West median annual salary £42,500 £47,250 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.05% +28.57% -48.42%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,575 £35,875
90th Percentile £50,000 £67,500 £37,225
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +5.26%

iSCSI is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,882 1,765 1,858
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 17.84% 14.05% 15.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,571 1,396 1,493
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £56,200
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

iSCSI
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing iSCSI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for iSCSI in the North West

iSCSI
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for iSCSI in the North West

iSCSI
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing iSCSI in the North West over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram for iSCSI in the North West

iSCSI
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iSCSI within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +9 12 £46,250 +10.78% 1
Merseyside +15 9 £32,500 -44.44% 2
iSCSI
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, IT jobs citing iSCSI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North West region with a requirement for iSCSI.

1 19 (90.48%) VMware
2 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 16 (76.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (66.67%) SAN
4 13 (61.90%) Citrix
4 13 (61.90%) Firewall
4 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (57.14%) Windows Server
6 11 (52.38%) Amazon AWS
6 11 (52.38%) Cisco
6 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
7 9 (42.86%) Veeam
7 9 (42.86%) PowerShell
8 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
8 8 (38.10%) SharePoint
8 8 (38.10%) MPLS
9 7 (33.33%) Dell
9 7 (33.33%) Hyper-V
9 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (33.33%) Migration
9 7 (33.33%) Windows 10
10 6 (28.57%) Extreme Networks
10 6 (28.57%) Skype
10 6 (28.57%) Azure Active Directory
10 6 (28.57%) Converged Infrastructure
10 6 (28.57%) NetScaler
10 6 (28.57%) Skype for Business
10 6 (28.57%) FortiGate
10 6 (28.57%) Business Continuity Management

iSCSI
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (38.10%) SharePoint
2 6 (28.57%) IIS
2 6 (28.57%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 16 (76.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (52.38%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (28.57%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (23.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (66.67%) SAN
2 13 (61.90%) Firewall
3 8 (38.10%) MPLS
4 6 (28.57%) NetScaler
4 6 (28.57%) Skype
4 6 (28.57%) VLAN
5 3 (14.29%) FCoE
5 3 (14.29%) LAN
5 3 (14.29%) NAS
5 3 (14.29%) WAN
6 2 (9.52%) 802.11
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (9.52%) DHCP
6 2 (9.52%) DNS
6 2 (9.52%) Ethernet
6 2 (9.52%) Network Security
6 2 (9.52%) SNMP
6 2 (9.52%) SSL
6 2 (9.52%) VoIP
6 2 (9.52%) VPN
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
1 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
1 2 (9.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Administrator
1 6 (28.57%) Network Administrator
1 6 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Field Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) IT Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Wintel Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) NetApp Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Presales Solution Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 7 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 4 (19.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Migration
2 6 (28.57%) Business Continuity
2 6 (28.57%) Business Continuity Management
2 6 (28.57%) Converged Infrastructure
2 6 (28.57%) Proactive Monitoring
2 6 (28.57%) Storage Management
3 5 (23.81%) Customer Requirements
4 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (19.05%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (14.29%) Presales
6 2 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.76%) Collaborative Working
7 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.76%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 6 (28.57%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
2 7 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (28.57%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 6 (28.57%) XenDesktop
4 5 (23.81%) NFS
5 4 (19.05%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (14.29%) vSphere
7 1 (4.76%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) FortiGate
1 6 (28.57%) SCCM
1 6 (28.57%) SCOM
1 6 (28.57%) vCenter Server
2 5 (23.81%) NetBackup
3 3 (14.29%) vRealize
4 1 (4.76%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) VMware
2 13 (61.90%) Citrix
3 11 (52.38%) Cisco
3 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
4 9 (42.86%) Veeam
5 7 (33.33%) Dell
6 6 (28.57%) Avaya
6 6 (28.57%) EMC
6 6 (28.57%) Extreme Networks
6 6 (28.57%) Nortel
7 3 (14.29%) 3PAR
7 3 (14.29%) Veritas
8 2 (9.52%) Juniper
8 2 (9.52%) NetApp
8 2 (9.52%) Nimble Storage
9 1 (4.76%) Fortinet
9 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds