Period
to 2 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 2 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

iSCSI
UK
6 months to
2 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 717 834 948
Rank change year-on-year +117 +114 -150
Permanent jobs citing iSCSI 134 284 259
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.19% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.13% 1.24% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 82 242 212
Median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% - +1.60%
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,750 £31,302
90th Percentile £80,000 £65,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.87% +2.22% +9.76%

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 with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 11,844 22,861 26,673
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.00% 15.67% 15.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9,250 17,288 21,198
Median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% - +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

iSCSI
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing iSCSI as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for iSCSI in the UK

iSCSI
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing iSCSI.

Salary trend for iSCSI in the UK

iSCSI
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing iSCSI over the 6 months to 2 July 2020.

Salary histogram for iSCSI in the UK

iSCSI
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iSCSI within the UK over the 6 months to 2 July 2020. 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
England +135 126 £42,500 -10.53% 16
UK excluding London +137 106 £41,000 -10.87% 16
Midlands +134 47 £32,500 -4.41% 7
West Midlands +104 38 £32,500 +4.84% 6
London +129 27 £50,000 -9.09%
South East +121 24 £62,500 +35.87% 1
North of England +110 21 £35,000 -9.68% 5
North West +96 15 £35,000 -33.33% 4
East Midlands +70 9 £52,500 +32.91% 1
Scotland +86 7 - -
Work from Home +42 5 £62,500 +19.05% 1
South West +112 4 £39,500 -12.22% 2
Yorkshire +98 3 £32,500 -7.14% 1
North East +22 3 £41,500 +18.57%
East of England +43 2 £39,000 -35.00% 1
Wales - 1 £37,500 -

For the 6 months to 2 July 2020, 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 with a requirement for iSCSI.

1 115 (85.82%) Windows
2 112 (83.58%) VMware
3 93 (69.40%) Microsoft
4 87 (64.93%) SAN
5 69 (51.49%) Active Directory
6 66 (49.25%) Windows Server
7 62 (46.27%) Azure
8 61 (45.52%) Citrix
9 60 (44.78%) Firewall
10 58 (43.28%) WAN
11 57 (42.54%) DNS
11 57 (42.54%) Change Management
12 55 (41.04%) Data Centre
13 54 (40.30%) DHCP
14 53 (39.55%) Cisco
14 53 (39.55%) VMware Infrastructure
15 52 (38.81%) Fibre Channel
16 49 (36.57%) Hyper-V
16 49 (36.57%) Veeam
17 48 (35.82%) LAN
18 41 (30.60%) PowerShell
18 41 (30.60%) Office 365
19 40 (29.85%) Windows Server 2008
20 39 (29.10%) TCP/IP
20 39 (29.10%) VPN
21 35 (26.12%) Microsoft Certification
21 35 (26.12%) Decision-Making
22 34 (25.37%) ITIL
22 34 (25.37%) XenApp
23 33 (24.63%) Linux

iSCSI
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 31 (23.13%) MS Exchange
2 27 (20.15%) Exchange Server 2013
3 18 (13.43%) IIS
4 4 (2.99%) JBoss
4 4 (2.99%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.75%) Apache
5 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (8.96%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (5.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (5.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (5.22%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.99%) Gliffy
Business Applications
1 4 (2.99%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.75%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 62 (46.27%) Azure
2 41 (30.60%) Office 365
3 24 (17.91%) AWS
4 16 (11.94%) IaaS
4 16 (11.94%) PaaS
5 10 (7.46%) SaaS
6 7 (5.22%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (4.48%) GCP
8 4 (2.99%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (1.49%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 87 (64.93%) SAN
2 60 (44.78%) Firewall
3 58 (43.28%) WAN
4 57 (42.54%) DNS
5 54 (40.30%) DHCP
6 52 (38.81%) Fibre Channel
7 48 (35.82%) LAN
8 39 (29.10%) TCP/IP
8 39 (29.10%) VPN
9 31 (23.13%) NAS
10 23 (17.16%) Wireless
11 15 (11.19%) VoIP
12 12 (8.96%) IPsec
13 10 (7.46%) Multicast
13 10 (7.46%) VLAN
14 7 (5.22%) FCoE
15 6 (4.48%) Cisco ASA
15 6 (4.48%) Intrusion Detection
15 6 (4.48%) MPLS
16 5 (3.73%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.19%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.46%) RDBMS
2 10 (7.46%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.24%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.24%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.24%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (1.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.75%) JIRA
General
1 7 (5.22%) Games
2 4 (2.99%) Finance
3 1 (0.75%) Back Office
3 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.75%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 41 (30.60%) Analyst
2 33 (24.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 32 (23.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 24 (17.91%) Infrastructure Support
5 20 (14.93%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 20 (14.93%) Support Analyst
6 18 (13.43%) Network Engineer
7 11 (8.21%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (7.46%) IT Engineer
9 9 (6.72%) Infrastructure Team Leader
9 9 (6.72%) IT Analyst
9 9 (6.72%) Team Leader
10 8 (5.97%) Systems Engineer
11 7 (5.22%) Cloud Engineer
11 7 (5.22%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (5.22%) Operations Engineer
12 6 (4.48%) Citrix Support
12 6 (4.48%) Oracle Infrastructure Engineer
12 6 (4.48%) Senior Systems Engineer
13 5 (3.73%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.99%) OAuth
1 4 (2.99%) REST
1 4 (2.99%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 55 (41.04%) Data Centre
2 26 (19.40%) Self-Motivation
3 24 (17.91%) Enterprise Storage
4 21 (15.67%) Public Cloud
5 18 (13.43%) Driving Licence
6 7 (5.22%) Clustering
6 7 (5.22%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (5.22%) Hybrid Cloud
6 7 (5.22%) PKI
6 7 (5.22%) Private Cloud
6 7 (5.22%) Replication
7 4 (2.99%) Linux Command Line
7 4 (2.99%) Social Network
8 3 (2.24%) EMC VNX
8 3 (2.24%) Reinsurance
9 2 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.49%) Fibre Optics
10 1 (0.75%) Handset
10 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 115 (85.82%) Windows
2 66 (49.25%) Windows Server
3 40 (29.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (24.63%) Linux
5 18 (13.43%) Windows Server 2016
6 16 (11.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (9.70%) Windows 10
8 12 (8.96%) Windows 7
9 7 (5.22%) Unix
10 5 (3.73%) Windows 8
11 4 (2.99%) Oracle Linux
12 3 (2.24%) HPUX
12 3 (2.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (2.24%) Solaris
13 2 (1.49%) VMS
13 2 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (42.54%) Change Management
2 35 (26.12%) Decision-Making
3 34 (25.37%) ITIL
4 32 (23.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 31 (23.13%) Server Management
6 27 (20.15%) Problem-Solving
7 24 (17.91%) Line Management
7 24 (17.91%) Problem Management
7 24 (17.91%) Process Improvement
8 18 (13.43%) Commercial Awareness
8 18 (13.43%) Strategic Planning
9 13 (9.70%) Project Management
10 12 (8.96%) Virtual Environments
11 10 (7.46%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (7.46%) SDLC
11 10 (7.46%) Strategic Roadmap
12 8 (5.97%) Thought Leadership
13 7 (5.22%) Break/Fix
13 7 (5.22%) Security Management
13 7 (5.22%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 41 (30.60%) PowerShell
2 24 (17.91%) SQL
3 4 (2.99%) VBScript
4 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 35 (26.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (20.90%) MCSA
3 25 (18.66%) Server+ Certification
4 22 (16.42%) MCSE
5 15 (11.19%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (5.97%) CCNP
6 8 (5.97%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (4.48%) CCNA
7 6 (4.48%) Degree
8 5 (3.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (2.24%) CCIE
10 2 (1.49%) JNCIA
10 2 (1.49%) JNCIP
10 2 (1.49%) JNCIS
11 1 (0.75%) CISSP
11 1 (0.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.75%) MCP
11 1 (0.75%) Network+ Certification
11 1 (0.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (17.91%) BS25999
1 24 (17.91%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 24 (17.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.24%) GDPR
3 1 (0.75%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.75%) SLA
System Software
1 69 (51.49%) Active Directory
2 53 (39.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (36.57%) Hyper-V
4 34 (25.37%) XenApp
5 27 (20.15%) NFS
5 27 (20.15%) XenDesktop
6 24 (17.91%) BitLocker
7 19 (14.18%) Virtual Machines
8 10 (7.46%) vSphere
9 7 (5.22%) Firmware
9 7 (5.22%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (4.48%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (2.99%) Xen
12 3 (2.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 3 (2.24%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 1 (0.75%) Squid
13 1 (0.75%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 28 (20.90%) Backup Exec
2 10 (7.46%) SCCM
3 7 (5.22%) Microsoft Clustering
3 7 (5.22%) WSUS
4 6 (4.48%) NetBackup
4 6 (4.48%) vCenter Server
5 4 (2.99%) Cisco UCCX
6 3 (2.24%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.75%) SnapMirror
7 1 (0.75%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.75%) systemd
Vendors
1 112 (83.58%) VMware
2 93 (69.40%) Microsoft
3 61 (45.52%) Citrix
4 53 (39.55%) Cisco
5 49 (36.57%) Veeam
6 24 (17.91%) Sophos
7 22 (16.42%) HP
8 21 (15.67%) Dell
9 18 (13.43%) Google
10 12 (8.96%) CheckPoint
11 11 (8.21%) EMC
11 11 (8.21%) NetApp
12 10 (7.46%) IBM
12 10 (7.46%) Oracle
12 10 (7.46%) SolarWinds
13 9 (6.72%) Siemens
14 7 (5.22%) Arista
14 7 (5.22%) Brocade
14 7 (5.22%) Emulex
15 6 (4.48%) Palo Alto