Period
to 21 July 2017

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 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

iSCSI
UK
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 818 812 714
Rank change year-on-year -6 -98 +89
Permanent jobs citing iSCSI 391 495 700
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.24% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.37% 1.44% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 328 441 638
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +4.97% +0.56%
10th Percentile £30,525 £31,250 £31,850
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.71% +6.25% -

iSCSI is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 28460 34446 39101
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 15.95% 16.99% 17.64%
Number of salaries quoted 23095 28606 31542
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for iSCSI in the UK

iSCSI
Top 15 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 21 July 2017. 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 -19 361 £45,000 -5.26% 20
UK excluding London +68 199 £40,500 -4.71% 11
London -21 190 £55,000 +4.76% 11
South East +52 63 £40,500 -7.95% 1
East of England +9 35 £46,250 +6.32% 1
South West +19 25 £42,500 +18.88% 1
Midlands +34 24 £40,000 -5.88% 2
North of England -14 24 £39,000 -10.34% 4
West Midlands +20 19 £40,000 -15.79% 1
Wales +5 17 £45,000 - 2
Yorkshire +27 13 £36,250 -19.44%
Scotland +27 11 £41,500 -9.78%
North West -15 7 £42,500 -1.16% 2
East Midlands +22 5 £40,750 +29.37% 1
North East - 4 £37,425 - 2

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, IT jobs citing iSCSI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for iSCSI.

1 308 (78.77%) VMware
2 293 (74.94%) Windows
3 279 (71.36%) SAN
4 224 (57.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 214 (54.73%) Active Directory
6 203 (51.92%) Microsoft
7 190 (48.59%) Windows Server
8 183 (46.80%) Linux
9 180 (46.04%) Cisco
10 178 (45.52%) Firewall
11 155 (39.64%) HP
12 135 (34.53%) Windows Server 2012
13 132 (33.76%) Windows Server 2008
14 126 (32.23%) DNS
15 125 (31.97%) Citrix
16 121 (30.95%) Fibre Channel
17 117 (29.92%) vSphere
18 113 (28.90%) MS Exchange
19 112 (28.64%) Hyper-V
20 107 (27.37%) NAS
21 105 (26.85%) NetApp
22 102 (26.09%) VPN
23 99 (25.32%) DHCP
24 95 (24.30%) NFS
24 95 (24.30%) Dell
25 91 (23.27%) ITIL
26 90 (23.02%) SQL
27 87 (22.25%) Microsoft Certification
28 82 (20.97%) TCP/IP
29 80 (20.46%) WAN

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
1 113 (28.90%) MS Exchange
2 71 (18.16%) Exchange Server 2013
3 66 (16.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 65 (16.62%) Apache
5 57 (14.58%) IIS
6 45 (11.51%) SharePoint
7 39 (9.97%) Tomcat
8 29 (7.42%) Exchange Server 2007
9 24 (6.14%) Skype for Business
10 21 (5.37%) SAS
11 18 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2003
12 10 (2.56%) WebSphere
13 6 (1.53%) CloudStack
13 6 (1.53%) Oracle Coherence
14 3 (0.77%) DataSynapse
14 3 (0.77%) nginx
14 3 (0.77%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 3 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
15 2 (0.51%) ColdFusion
16 1 (0.26%) JBoss
Applications
1 15 (3.84%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.02%) Abaqus
3 2 (0.51%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (1.79%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.77%) RMDS
3 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 76 (19.44%) Office 365
2 73 (18.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 63 (16.11%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.51%) G Suite
6 2 (0.51%) IaaS
6 2 (0.51%) Joyent
6 2 (0.51%) PaaS
7 1 (0.26%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.26%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 279 (71.36%) SAN
2 178 (45.52%) Firewall
3 126 (32.23%) DNS
4 121 (30.95%) Fibre Channel
5 107 (27.37%) NAS
6 102 (26.09%) VPN
7 99 (25.32%) DHCP
8 82 (20.97%) TCP/IP
9 80 (20.46%) WAN
10 77 (19.69%) VLAN
11 69 (17.65%) LAN
12 60 (15.35%) VoIP
13 43 (11.00%) Network Security
14 35 (8.95%) FCoE
15 34 (8.70%) SNMP
16 33 (8.44%) Wireless
17 30 (7.67%) LDAP
18 25 (6.39%) Internet
19 21 (5.37%) Cisco IOS
19 21 (5.37%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (18.67%) SQL Server
2 49 (12.53%) MySQL
3 26 (6.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (5.12%) MariaDB
5 8 (2.05%) NoSQL
5 8 (2.05%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (1.53%) Hadoop
6 6 (1.53%) HBase
7 5 (1.28%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (0.77%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.77%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.26%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.26%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 10 (2.56%) Git (software)
2 8 (2.05%) Subversion
3 4 (1.02%) JIRA
4 2 (0.51%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.51%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.26%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.26%) Maven
5 1 (0.26%) MSBuild
General
1 57 (14.58%) Finance
2 23 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 12 (3.07%) Games
4 11 (2.81%) Banking
4 11 (2.81%) Law
5 10 (2.56%) Marketing
6 8 (2.05%) Back Office
7 4 (1.02%) Electronics
7 4 (1.02%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.77%) Advertising
8 3 (0.77%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.51%) Legal
9 2 (0.51%) Publishing
10 1 (0.26%) Automotive
10 1 (0.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 86 (21.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 60 (15.35%) Administrator
3 48 (12.28%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 48 (12.28%) Support Engineer
4 39 (9.97%) Analyst
5 38 (9.72%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 38 (9.72%) Network Engineer
6 35 (8.95%) Systems Administrator
7 33 (8.44%) Systems Engineer
8 32 (8.18%) Linux Administrator
9 30 (7.67%) Linux Engineer
10 28 (7.16%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
11 27 (6.91%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 27 (6.91%) Windows Engineer
12 25 (6.39%) Architect
13 23 (5.88%) VMware Engineer
14 22 (5.63%) 3rd Line Support
14 22 (5.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 22 (5.63%) Consultant
14 22 (5.63%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (8.70%) LAMP
2 20 (5.12%) Web Services
3 8 (2.05%) 802.1X
4 6 (1.53%) HTML
5 5 (1.28%) FIX Protocol
5 5 (1.28%) Middleware
5 5 (1.28%) POSIX
6 4 (1.02%) Flash
6 4 (1.02%) XML
7 3 (0.77%) Rendezvous
7 3 (0.77%) Software Packaging
7 3 (0.77%) Ultra Messaging
7 3 (0.77%) XSLT
8 2 (0.51%) Apache Axis
9 1 (0.26%) Ajax
9 1 (0.26%) CGI
9 1 (0.26%) JSON
9 1 (0.26%) Memcached
9 1 (0.26%) REST
9 1 (0.26%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 75 (19.18%) Data Centre
2 65 (16.62%) Replication
3 57 (14.58%) Clustering
4 43 (11.00%) Analytical Skills
5 36 (9.21%) Public Cloud
6 17 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
7 15 (3.84%) Management Information System
7 15 (3.84%) PKI
8 14 (3.58%) Blackberry
8 14 (3.58%) Enterprise Storage
9 11 (2.81%) CMDB
10 9 (2.30%) Client/Server
11 8 (2.05%) Derivative
12 7 (1.79%) Driving Licence
12 7 (1.79%) Private Cloud
13 6 (1.53%) Fat Client
13 6 (1.53%) NHS
13 6 (1.53%) Thin Client
13 6 (1.53%) User Experience
14 5 (1.28%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 293 (74.94%) Windows
2 190 (48.59%) Windows Server
3 183 (46.80%) Linux
4 135 (34.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 132 (33.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 68 (17.39%) CentOS
7 51 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 46 (11.76%) Windows 7
8 46 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
9 30 (7.67%) Unix
10 29 (7.42%) Ubuntu
11 24 (6.14%) Windows 8
12 21 (5.37%) Solaris
12 21 (5.37%) Windows 10
13 17 (4.35%) Apple iOS
14 12 (3.07%) Debian
15 11 (2.81%) Windows XP
16 10 (2.56%) Android
16 10 (2.56%) Mac OS
17 9 (2.30%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (23.27%) ITIL
2 60 (15.35%) Disaster Recovery
3 47 (12.02%) Migration
4 45 (11.51%) Change Management
5 41 (10.49%) DevOps
6 37 (9.46%) Load Balancing
7 33 (8.44%) Presales
8 30 (7.67%) Configuration Management
9 27 (6.91%) Problem Management
10 26 (6.65%) Kalman Filter
11 25 (6.39%) Performance Tuning
12 24 (6.14%) Capacity Planning
12 24 (6.14%) High Availability
12 24 (6.14%) Project Management
13 23 (5.88%) Security Management
14 22 (5.63%) Network Management
15 21 (5.37%) Business Continuity
15 21 (5.37%) Change Control
16 20 (5.12%) Mentoring
17 19 (4.86%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 90 (23.02%) SQL
2 76 (19.44%) PowerShell
3 50 (12.79%) Bash Shell
4 38 (9.72%) Java
5 29 (7.42%) Perl
6 24 (6.14%) Shell Script
7 21 (5.37%) Python
8 17 (4.35%) VBScript
9 16 (4.09%) C
10 8 (2.05%) Korn
11 7 (1.79%) AWK
11 7 (1.79%) sed
11 7 (1.79%) VB
12 4 (1.02%) C#
12 4 (1.02%) JavaScript
12 4 (1.02%) MATLAB
13 3 (0.77%) PHP
14 2 (0.51%) C++
14 2 (0.51%) Haskell
14 2 (0.51%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 87 (22.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 66 (16.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 57 (14.58%) MCSE
4 54 (13.81%) Cisco Certification
5 46 (11.76%) MCSA
6 38 (9.72%) CCNA
7 29 (7.42%) CCNP
8 19 (4.86%) Citrix Certification
9 18 (4.60%) MCITP
10 16 (4.09%) Degree
11 15 (3.84%) MCP
12 12 (3.07%) CCAA
12 12 (3.07%) VCP5
13 10 (2.56%) RHCE
14 8 (2.05%) CCDP
15 7 (1.79%) CCA
15 7 (1.79%) MCTS
16 5 (1.28%) CISSP
16 5 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
16 5 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (8.18%) SLA
2 8 (2.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.53%) Cyber Essentials
3 6 (1.53%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 5 (1.28%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.26%) QA
System Software
1 224 (57.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 214 (54.73%) Active Directory
3 117 (29.92%) vSphere
4 112 (28.64%) Hyper-V
5 95 (24.30%) NFS
6 57 (14.58%) VMware ESXi
7 55 (14.07%) XenApp
8 47 (12.02%) XenServer
9 26 (6.65%) KVM
10 23 (5.88%) Terminal Services
11 21 (5.37%) XenDesktop
12 17 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
13 13 (3.32%) vCloud
14 10 (2.56%) Samba
15 9 (2.30%) Firmware
15 9 (2.30%) Microsoft App-V
15 9 (2.30%) Xen
16 8 (2.05%) Snort
17 7 (1.79%) Docker
18 6 (1.53%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 48 (12.28%) SCCM
2 46 (11.76%) SCOM
3 45 (11.51%) Nagios
4 42 (10.74%) Backup Exec
5 38 (9.72%) Puppet
6 34 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
7 24 (6.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 24 (6.14%) vMotion
8 23 (5.88%) Microsoft Clustering
9 21 (5.37%) Norton AntiVirus
10 20 (5.12%) SELinux
11 19 (4.86%) Ansible
11 19 (4.86%) Icinga
12 18 (4.60%) WSUS
13 17 (4.35%) Failover Clustering
13 17 (4.35%) NetBackup
14 13 (3.32%) Cisco UCCX
14 13 (3.32%) ServiceCenter
14 13 (3.32%) WMI
15 12 (3.07%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 308 (78.77%) VMware
2 203 (51.92%) Microsoft
3 180 (46.04%) Cisco
4 155 (39.64%) HP
5 125 (31.97%) Citrix
6 105 (26.85%) NetApp
7 95 (24.30%) Dell
8 55 (14.07%) Veeam
9 52 (13.30%) Red Hat
10 40 (10.23%) EMC
11 38 (9.72%) Juniper
11 38 (9.72%) Symantec
12 32 (8.18%) Oracle
13 30 (7.67%) SonicWALL
14 26 (6.65%) Brocade
14 26 (6.65%) EqualLogic
15 24 (6.14%) SolarWinds
16 23 (5.88%) IBM
17 19 (4.86%) Google
18 17 (4.35%) Intel
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Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £36,851 - 40,043 per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
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London
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