Period
to 31 October 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 31 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

iSCSI
UK
6 months to
31 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 594 797 917
Rank change year-on-year +203 +120 -9
Permanent jobs citing iSCSI 93 275 262
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.20% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.23% 1.30% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 71 232 260
Median annual salary £32,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.58% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £23,500 £30,800 £31,100
90th Percentile £55,000 £65,000 £71,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -29.35% +8.24% -

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 7,545 21,179 24,364
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.17% 15.49% 14.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6,013 16,393 19,228
Median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,250 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £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 31 October 2020.

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 31 October 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 +199 87 £32,500 -31.58% 6
UK excluding London +209 79 £32,500 -29.35% 5
Midlands +142 40 £32,500 -27.78% 1
West Midlands +118 34 £32,500 -10.34% 1
North of England +160 17 £32,500 -19.75%
London +197 13 £55,000 -8.33% 2
North West +121 13 £32,500 -36.59%
South East +157 7 £58,750 +30.56% 3
South West +130 6 £39,500 -28.18%
East Midlands +85 6 £32,500 -38.10%
Scotland +96 5 - -
Work from Home +12 5 - - 1
Yorkshire +117 4 £32,500 -7.14%
East of England +109 3 £36,500 -23.16%
Northern Ireland - 1 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 80 (86.02%) Microsoft
2 70 (75.27%) Windows
3 68 (73.12%) SAN
4 67 (72.04%) Fibre Channel
5 66 (70.97%) VMware
6 54 (58.06%) Change Management
7 53 (56.99%) Active Directory
7 53 (56.99%) Microsoft Certification
8 52 (55.91%) DNS
9 49 (52.69%) DHCP
10 47 (50.54%) ITIL
11 46 (49.46%) TCP/IP
12 45 (48.39%) WAN
12 45 (48.39%) Windows Server 2008
13 44 (47.31%) LAN
14 43 (46.24%) Citrix
15 39 (41.94%) Data Centre
16 35 (37.63%) MCSA
17 34 (36.56%) Cisco
18 32 (34.41%) Server+ Certification
19 27 (29.03%) Firewall
19 27 (29.03%) Windows Server
20 26 (27.96%) Office 365
21 25 (26.88%) VMware Infrastructure
21 25 (26.88%) MCSE
22 23 (24.73%) Self-Motivation
23 21 (22.58%) Virtual Machines
23 21 (22.58%) VLAN
23 21 (22.58%) Azure
24 20 (21.51%) PowerShell

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 18 (19.35%) MS Exchange
2 12 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (7.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.30%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.23%) IIS
5 3 (3.23%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (11.83%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 26 (27.96%) Office 365
2 21 (22.58%) Azure
3 8 (8.60%) IaaS
4 6 (6.45%) AWS
5 2 (2.15%) PaaS
5 2 (2.15%) SaaS
6 1 (1.08%) GCP
6 1 (1.08%) Mimecast
6 1 (1.08%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 68 (73.12%) SAN
2 67 (72.04%) Fibre Channel
3 52 (55.91%) DNS
4 49 (52.69%) DHCP
5 46 (49.46%) TCP/IP
6 45 (48.39%) WAN
7 44 (47.31%) LAN
8 27 (29.03%) Firewall
9 21 (22.58%) VLAN
10 16 (17.20%) VPN
11 9 (9.68%) NAS
11 9 (9.68%) NetScaler
11 9 (9.68%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (5.38%) SNMP
12 5 (5.38%) VoIP
12 5 (5.38%) Wireless
13 4 (4.30%) Internet
13 4 (4.30%) IPv4
13 4 (4.30%) IPv6
13 4 (4.30%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.60%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.30%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.23%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.15%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.08%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2017
7 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 2 (2.15%) JIRA
General
1 4 (4.30%) Finance
2 1 (1.08%) Back Office
2 1 (1.08%) Military
2 1 (1.08%) Public Sector
2 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (49.46%) Analyst
2 32 (34.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 14 (15.05%) IT Analyst
4 12 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (8.60%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 8 (8.60%) Team Leader
6 7 (7.53%) Infrastructure Support
7 6 (6.45%) Citrix Support
7 6 (6.45%) Network Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (5.38%) IT Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) Senior IT Engineer
9 4 (4.30%) Citrix Specialist
9 4 (4.30%) Citrix Support Specialist
9 4 (4.30%) Consultant
9 4 (4.30%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 4 (4.30%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
9 4 (4.30%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.30%) Support Specialist
9 4 (4.30%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.23%) Flash
1 3 (3.23%) POSIX
1 3 (3.23%) WSH
2 1 (1.08%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 39 (41.94%) Data Centre
2 23 (24.73%) Self-Motivation
3 12 (12.90%) Clustering
4 6 (6.45%) Enterprise Storage
4 6 (6.45%) Replication
5 4 (4.30%) PKI
6 3 (3.23%) Driving Licence
6 3 (3.23%) Reinsurance
7 2 (2.15%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.08%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.08%) Handset
8 1 (1.08%) LIMS
8 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 70 (75.27%) Windows
2 45 (48.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (29.03%) Windows Server
4 15 (16.13%) Linux
4 15 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (10.75%) Windows Server 2016
6 6 (6.45%) Oracle Linux
6 6 (6.45%) Unix
6 6 (6.45%) Windows 8
7 5 (5.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (4.30%) VMS
9 3 (3.23%) Data ONTAP
9 3 (3.23%) HPUX
9 3 (3.23%) Solaris
9 3 (3.23%) Windows 10
9 3 (3.23%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.08%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.08%) tvOS
10 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (58.06%) Change Management
2 47 (50.54%) ITIL
3 18 (19.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 15 (16.13%) Project Management
5 14 (15.05%) Problem-Solving
6 12 (12.90%) Server Management
7 8 (8.60%) Patch Management
8 7 (7.53%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (6.45%) High Availability
9 6 (6.45%) Line Management
9 6 (6.45%) Problem Management
9 6 (6.45%) Process Improvement
10 5 (5.38%) Network Performance Management
10 5 (5.38%) Performance Management
10 5 (5.38%) Vulnerability Management
11 4 (4.30%) Data Protection
11 4 (4.30%) Network Load Balancing
11 4 (4.30%) Performance Monitoring
11 4 (4.30%) Storage Management
11 4 (4.30%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 20 (21.51%) PowerShell
2 8 (8.60%) SQL
3 4 (4.30%) Perl
3 4 (4.30%) Python
4 3 (3.23%) Bash Shell
4 3 (3.23%) C++
4 3 (3.23%) Java
4 3 (3.23%) Shell Script
4 3 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 53 (56.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (37.63%) MCSA
3 32 (34.41%) Server+ Certification
4 25 (26.88%) MCSE
5 8 (8.60%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (8.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (7.53%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (5.38%) CCNA
8 4 (4.30%) Security Cleared
9 3 (3.23%) DV Cleared
9 3 (3.23%) MCITP
9 3 (3.23%) MCP
10 2 (2.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (1.08%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.45%) BS25999
1 6 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 6 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 53 (56.99%) Active Directory
2 25 (26.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (22.58%) Virtual Machines
4 16 (17.20%) Hyper-V
4 16 (17.20%) vSphere
5 13 (13.98%) NFS
6 12 (12.90%) XenApp
7 9 (9.68%) XenDesktop
8 6 (6.45%) BitLocker
9 4 (4.30%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (3.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (3.23%) GPFS
10 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (3.23%) Terminal Services
10 3 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (1.08%) Firmware
11 1 (1.08%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (10.75%) Backup Exec
2 3 (3.23%) Ansible
2 3 (3.23%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (3.23%) Red Hat Satellite
2 3 (3.23%) systemd
2 3 (3.23%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 2 (2.15%) SCCM
4 1 (1.08%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.08%) Nagios
4 1 (1.08%) OpenView
4 1 (1.08%) SnapMirror
4 1 (1.08%) vCenter Server
4 1 (1.08%) WMI
4 1 (1.08%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 80 (86.02%) Microsoft
2 66 (70.97%) VMware
3 43 (46.24%) Citrix
4 34 (36.56%) Cisco
5 18 (19.35%) Veeam
6 11 (11.83%) Dell
7 10 (10.75%) Siemens
8 9 (9.68%) HP
9 7 (7.53%) Avaya
9 7 (7.53%) Meraki
9 7 (7.53%) Nimble Storage
9 7 (7.53%) Oracle
9 7 (7.53%) Sophos
10 6 (6.45%) CommVault
10 6 (6.45%) LogicMonitor
10 6 (6.45%) Red Hat
11 5 (5.38%) IBM
12 4 (4.30%) NetApp
12 4 (4.30%) Veritas
13 3 (3.23%) Brocade