Period
to 13 November 2018

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 13 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

iSCSI
England > North West
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 340 362 351
Rank change year-on-year +22 -11 -54
Permanent jobs citing iSCSI 26 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.22% 0.068% 0.081%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.28% 0.46% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 21 9 8
North West median annual salary £44,500 £46,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.26% +15.00% -31.03%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £67,500 £46,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +7.53%

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 2,038 1,961 1,889
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 17.42% 14.84% 15.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1,675 1,574 1,570
North West median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% - +4.00%
10th Percentile £21,500 £22,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £56,250
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 13 November 2018.

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 13 November 2018. 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 +24 19 £44,500 -3.26% 1
Merseyside +17 7 £32,500 -50.00%
iSCSI
England

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, 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 24 (92.31%) VMware
2 21 (80.77%) Windows
3 19 (73.08%) SAN
3 19 (73.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (69.23%) Cisco
5 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
6 16 (61.54%) Firewall
6 16 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (61.54%) Windows Server
7 15 (57.69%) Active Directory
8 13 (50.00%) Citrix
9 12 (46.15%) Office 365
10 11 (42.31%) PowerShell
10 11 (42.31%) Veeam
10 11 (42.31%) SharePoint
10 11 (42.31%) MPLS
11 10 (38.46%) EMC
11 10 (38.46%) Azure Active Directory
11 10 (38.46%) vCenter Server
12 8 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
13 7 (26.92%) Hyper-V
13 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (26.92%) Windows 10
13 7 (26.92%) Dell
13 7 (26.92%) Migration
14 6 (23.08%) Business Continuity
14 6 (23.08%) VLAN
14 6 (23.08%) LAN
14 6 (23.08%) Nortel

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 11 (42.31%) SharePoint
2 6 (23.08%) IIS
2 6 (23.08%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 19 (73.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (46.15%) Office 365
3 10 (38.46%) Azure Active Directory
4 8 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (73.08%) SAN
2 16 (61.54%) Firewall
3 11 (42.31%) MPLS
4 6 (23.08%) LAN
4 6 (23.08%) NetScaler
4 6 (23.08%) Skype
4 6 (23.08%) VLAN
4 6 (23.08%) VPN
4 6 (23.08%) WAN
5 5 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (19.23%) DHCP
5 5 (19.23%) DNS
5 5 (19.23%) Ethernet
5 5 (19.23%) Network Security
5 5 (19.23%) Remote Desktop
5 5 (19.23%) SNMP
5 5 (19.23%) SSL
5 5 (19.23%) VoIP
5 5 (19.23%) Wireshark
5 5 (19.23%) xDSL
General
1 5 (19.23%) Manufacturing
1 5 (19.23%) Retail
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Administrator
1 6 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (23.08%) Network Administrator
1 6 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (19.23%) Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) IT Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Field Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) IT Support
5 2 (7.69%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Wintel Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Support
6 1 (3.85%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Presales Solution Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) EMC VNX
2 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 21 (80.77%) Windows
2 16 (61.54%) Windows Server
2 16 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
2 16 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (26.92%) Windows 10
4 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Migration
2 6 (23.08%) Business Continuity
2 6 (23.08%) Business Continuity Management
2 6 (23.08%) Converged Infrastructure
2 6 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 6 (23.08%) Proactive Monitoring
2 6 (23.08%) Storage Management
3 5 (19.23%) Customer Requirements
3 5 (19.23%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (15.38%) Proactive Management
4 4 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (11.54%) Presales
6 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.85%) Collaborative Working
6 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.85%) Information Security
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.85%) Project Management
6 1 (3.85%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) PowerShell
2 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 6 (23.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) CCIE
1 1 (3.85%) CCNA
1 1 (3.85%) CCNP
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
1 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) Cyber Essentials
1 4 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (57.69%) Active Directory
2 7 (26.92%) Hyper-V
2 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (23.08%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 6 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (23.08%) XenDesktop
4 3 (11.54%) NFS
5 1 (3.85%) vCloud
5 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (38.46%) vCenter Server
2 6 (23.08%) FortiGate
2 6 (23.08%) SCCM
2 6 (23.08%) SCOM
3 5 (19.23%) vRealize
4 3 (11.54%) NetBackup
5 1 (3.85%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 24 (92.31%) VMware
2 18 (69.23%) Cisco
3 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
4 13 (50.00%) Citrix
5 11 (42.31%) Veeam
6 10 (38.46%) EMC
7 7 (26.92%) Dell
8 6 (23.08%) Avaya
8 6 (23.08%) Extreme Networks
8 6 (23.08%) Nortel
9 5 (19.23%) Juniper
9 5 (19.23%) Nimble Storage
10 2 (7.69%) NetApp
11 1 (3.85%) 3PAR
11 1 (3.85%) Fortinet
11 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
11 1 (3.85%) Veritas