Period
to 20 November 2019

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 20 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

iSCSI
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 785 875 931
Rank change year-on-year +90 +56 -65
Permanent jobs citing iSCSI 260 282 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.23% 1.16% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 221 237 241
UK median annual salary £47,500 £49,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.04% +10.00% -10.00%
10th Percentile £30,750 £30,500 £31,522
90th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +2.27%

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 21,082 24,250 27,975
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.45% 14.86% 15.55%
Number of salaries quoted 16,390 19,137 22,723
UK median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

iSCSI
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for iSCSI in the UK

iSCSI
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for iSCSI in the UK

iSCSI
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing iSCSI over the 6 months to 20 November 2019.

Salary histogram for iSCSI in the UK

iSCSI
Top 14 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 20 November 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
England +90 251 £47,500 -5.00% 37
UK excluding London +55 168 £45,000 +5.88% 36
London +63 82 £60,000 +9.09% 4
South East +72 71 £47,500 -9.52% 10
East of England +63 35 £47,500 -8.65% 3
North of England +34 29 £40,000 +6.67% 11
Midlands +59 24 £37,500 -2.60% 7
West Midlands +60 20 £35,000 -4.11% 7
North West +37 17 £50,000 +12.36% 8
Yorkshire +11 9 £35,000 -2.78% 2
South West -3 8 £46,250 +6.32% 2
East Midlands +19 4 £52,500 +36.36%
North East +22 3 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Scotland +6 1 - - 3

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 with a requirement for iSCSI.

1 197 (75.77%) VMware
2 153 (58.85%) Windows
3 148 (56.92%) Active Directory
4 146 (56.15%) SAN
5 143 (55.00%) Azure
6 140 (53.85%) Office 365
7 129 (49.62%) VMware Infrastructure
8 113 (43.46%) NAS
8 113 (43.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 112 (43.08%) Microsoft
10 111 (42.69%) Cisco
10 111 (42.69%) Firewall
11 91 (35.00%) NetApp
12 90 (34.62%) Windows Server
13 89 (34.23%) DNS
14 88 (33.85%) Citrix
15 87 (33.46%) Hyper-V
16 84 (32.31%) DHCP
17 75 (28.85%) TCP/IP
17 75 (28.85%) Data Centre
18 73 (28.08%) Fibre Channel
19 63 (24.23%) Microsoft Certification
20 59 (22.69%) vSphere
21 56 (21.54%) HP
21 56 (21.54%) Dell
21 56 (21.54%) MCSE
22 53 (20.38%) VPN
22 53 (20.38%) MS Exchange
23 52 (20.00%) WAN
23 52 (20.00%) AWS

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 53 (20.38%) MS Exchange
2 34 (13.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 21 (8.08%) SAS
4 12 (4.62%) IIS
4 12 (4.62%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.54%) Apache
5 4 (1.54%) nginx
6 2 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.77%) GlassFish
6 2 (0.77%) JCAPS
6 2 (0.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.77%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (5.77%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.31%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.38%) Gliffy
4 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.77%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 143 (55.00%) Azure
2 140 (53.85%) Office 365
3 52 (20.00%) AWS
4 18 (6.92%) Azure Active Directory
5 14 (5.38%) IaaS
6 13 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (2.69%) OneDrive
8 6 (2.31%) G Suite
9 5 (1.92%) WhatsApp
10 4 (1.54%) PaaS
11 2 (0.77%) SaaS
12 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.38%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 146 (56.15%) SAN
2 113 (43.46%) NAS
3 111 (42.69%) Firewall
4 89 (34.23%) DNS
5 84 (32.31%) DHCP
6 75 (28.85%) TCP/IP
7 73 (28.08%) Fibre Channel
8 53 (20.38%) VPN
9 52 (20.00%) WAN
10 44 (16.92%) LAN
10 44 (16.92%) VLAN
11 42 (16.15%) Cisco ASA
12 41 (15.77%) BGP
12 41 (15.77%) FCoE
13 37 (14.23%) Wireless
14 34 (13.08%) Cisco Nexus
15 32 (12.31%) VoIP
16 31 (11.92%) OSPF
17 30 (11.54%) MPLS
18 20 (7.69%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (12.69%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (3.08%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (2.31%) SQL Server 2016
5 5 (1.92%) MySQL
6 2 (0.77%) InfluxDB
6 2 (0.77%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.77%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (0.77%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.77%) TKPROF
7 1 (0.38%) Amazon Aurora
7 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.38%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (2.69%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.92%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.54%) GitLab
3 4 (1.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.77%) JIRA
5 1 (0.38%) Subversion
General
1 28 (10.77%) Finance
2 10 (3.85%) Law
2 10 (3.85%) Legal
3 9 (3.46%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.08%) Games
5 6 (2.31%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.92%) Retail
7 4 (1.54%) Aerospace
8 3 (1.15%) Public Sector
9 2 (0.77%) German Language
10 1 (0.38%) Advertising
10 1 (0.38%) Electronics
10 1 (0.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 104 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 35 (13.46%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 30 (11.54%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 27 (10.38%) Network Engineer
5 24 (9.23%) Analyst
6 23 (8.85%) Consultant
7 22 (8.46%) Senior Server Engineer
7 22 (8.46%) Server Engineer
8 21 (8.08%) Administrator
9 20 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 19 (7.31%) Cloud Engineer
10 19 (7.31%) IT Engineer
11 18 (6.92%) Systems Administrator
12 17 (6.54%) Virtualisation Engineer
13 16 (6.15%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
14 15 (5.77%) VMware Engineer
15 14 (5.38%) Senior Cloud Engineer
15 14 (5.38%) Support Engineer
15 14 (5.38%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
16 13 (5.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.85%) Flash
2 9 (3.46%) Web Services
3 6 (2.31%) Software Packaging
4 3 (1.15%) Middleware
5 2 (0.77%) LDAP
5 2 (0.77%) REST
6 1 (0.38%) .NET
6 1 (0.38%) .NET Core
6 1 (0.38%) OAuth
6 1 (0.38%) SOAP
6 1 (0.38%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 75 (28.85%) Data Centre
2 45 (17.31%) Replication
3 43 (16.54%) Clustering
4 16 (6.15%) Management Information System
5 12 (4.62%) Public Cloud
6 11 (4.23%) Private Cloud
7 10 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
8 8 (3.08%) FlexPod
9 7 (2.69%) Blackberry
9 7 (2.69%) Driving Licence
9 7 (2.69%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (2.69%) Hybrid Cloud
10 6 (2.31%) Enterprise Storage
11 4 (1.54%) EMC VNX
11 4 (1.54%) Fibre Optics
12 3 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
13 2 (0.77%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.77%) HP Storage
13 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Licensing
13 2 (0.77%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 153 (58.85%) Windows
2 90 (34.62%) Windows Server
3 44 (16.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 41 (15.77%) Windows 10
5 40 (15.38%) Linux
6 17 (6.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (5.77%) Windows 7
8 12 (4.62%) VMS
9 10 (3.85%) Unix
10 9 (3.46%) Data ONTAP
11 7 (2.69%) Android
12 5 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (1.54%) Solaris
14 3 (1.15%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.77%) AIX
15 2 (0.77%) CentOS
15 2 (0.77%) HPUX
15 2 (0.77%) IRIX
15 2 (0.77%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.77%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (43.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 47 (18.08%) Mentoring
3 31 (11.92%) Migration
4 29 (11.15%) ITIL
5 28 (10.77%) Network Monitoring
5 28 (10.77%) Project Delivery
6 27 (10.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 24 (9.23%) Load Balancing
8 20 (7.69%) Change Control
8 20 (7.69%) Project Management
9 18 (6.92%) Data Management
9 18 (6.92%) Patch Management
10 17 (6.54%) Problem-Solving
11 16 (6.15%) Network Optimisation
11 16 (6.15%) Server Management
12 15 (5.77%) Change Management
13 14 (5.38%) Presales
14 12 (4.62%) Proactive Monitoring
15 10 (3.85%) PRINCE2
15 10 (3.85%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (16.54%) PowerShell
2 34 (13.08%) SQL
3 9 (3.46%) Python
4 8 (3.08%) C
5 4 (1.54%) Bash Shell
5 4 (1.54%) Ruby
6 3 (1.15%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.15%) Perl
7 2 (0.77%) PHP
7 2 (0.77%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.38%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.38%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (0.38%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.38%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 63 (24.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 56 (21.54%) MCSE
3 48 (18.46%) Cisco Certification
4 33 (12.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 31 (11.92%) MCSA
6 30 (11.54%) CCNA
7 20 (7.69%) CCNP
8 13 (5.00%) VCP5
9 11 (4.23%) Degree
10 10 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
11 8 (3.08%) CCA
12 7 (2.69%) MCITP
13 6 (2.31%) MCP
14 5 (1.92%) Avaya Certification
15 4 (1.54%) JNCIA
15 4 (1.54%) JNCIP
15 4 (1.54%) JNCIS
15 4 (1.54%) SC Cleared
15 4 (1.54%) Security Cleared
16 3 (1.15%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.62%) PMO
2 6 (2.31%) PCI DSS
2 6 (2.31%) SLA
3 2 (0.77%) QA
4 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 148 (56.92%) Active Directory
2 129 (49.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 87 (33.46%) Hyper-V
4 59 (22.69%) vSphere
5 46 (17.69%) XenDesktop
6 35 (13.46%) NFS
7 33 (12.69%) XenApp
8 21 (8.08%) VMware ESXi
9 12 (4.62%) VMware NSX
10 11 (4.23%) VMware Server
11 10 (3.85%) Terminal Services
12 8 (3.08%) Virtual Machines
13 7 (2.69%) ISA Server
14 6 (2.31%) Firmware
14 6 (2.31%) NDS
14 6 (2.31%) Virtual Servers
15 4 (1.54%) DRBD
15 4 (1.54%) FreeRADIUS
15 4 (1.54%) Postfix
15 4 (1.54%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 30 (11.54%) SCCM
2 18 (6.92%) Ansible
3 17 (6.54%) Microsoft Clustering
4 16 (6.15%) WSUS
5 14 (5.38%) Puppet
6 11 (4.23%) vCenter Server
7 10 (3.85%) WhatsUp Gold
8 8 (3.08%) Cisco CUCM
8 8 (3.08%) Failover Clustering
8 8 (3.08%) NetBackup
8 8 (3.08%) SCOM
9 7 (2.69%) Nagios
10 6 (2.31%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 5 (1.92%) Backup Exec
12 4 (1.54%) HAProxy
12 4 (1.54%) Icinga
12 4 (1.54%) Opsview
12 4 (1.54%) Pacemaker
12 4 (1.54%) vRealize
12 4 (1.54%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 197 (75.77%) VMware
2 112 (43.08%) Microsoft
3 111 (42.69%) Cisco
4 91 (35.00%) NetApp
5 88 (33.85%) Citrix
6 56 (21.54%) Dell
6 56 (21.54%) HP
7 51 (19.62%) EMC
8 50 (19.23%) Veeam
9 35 (13.46%) CheckPoint
10 32 (12.31%) Meraki
11 21 (8.08%) SolarWinds
12 18 (6.92%) Sophos
13 17 (6.54%) Veritas
14 15 (5.77%) Juniper
15 14 (5.38%) Aruba
15 14 (5.38%) Nimble Storage
15 14 (5.38%) ProCurve
16 12 (4.62%) Dell Compellent
17 11 (4.23%) Micro Focus