The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for iSCSI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited iSCSI over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

iSCSI
England / West Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 198 226 217
Rank change year-on-year +28 -9  
Permanent jobs citing iSCSI 12 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.24% 0.079%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.64% 1.59% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 3
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +26.86%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £42,500 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £34,700
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £43,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.57% -2.77%  

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 733 946 777
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 15.30% 15.31% 15.30%
Number of salaries quoted 602 755 665
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +15.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £59,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

iSCSI
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing iSCSI as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for iSCSI in the West Midlands

iSCSI
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for iSCSI in the West Midlands

iSCSI
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing iSCSI in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for iSCSI in the West Midlands

iSCSI
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iSCSI within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire - 6 £40,000 -
Worcestershire -13 3 £45,000 +5.88%
Solihull - 1 £55,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £26,000 -
iSCSI
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for iSCSI.

1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
1 15 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (93.33%) Windows Server
3 13 (86.67%) SAN
4 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
5 11 (73.33%) Hyper-V
5 11 (73.33%) NAS
6 10 (66.67%) HP
6 10 (66.67%) Firewall
7 9 (60.00%) Cisco
7 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
8 8 (53.33%) VLAN
8 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (40.00%) Juniper
9 6 (40.00%) VPN
9 6 (40.00%) Linux
9 6 (40.00%) High Availability
9 6 (40.00%) Office 365
9 6 (40.00%) Mentoring
10 5 (33.33%) Change Control
10 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
10 5 (33.33%) Palo Alto
10 5 (33.33%) Riverbed
10 5 (33.33%) vSphere
10 5 (33.33%) Network Management
10 5 (33.33%) ProCurve
10 5 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (33.33%) Security Testing
10 5 (33.33%) Network Security

iSCSI
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 5 (33.33%) IIS
1 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (20.00%) SAS
3 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Office 365
2 2 (13.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) SAN
2 11 (73.33%) NAS
3 10 (66.67%) Firewall
4 8 (53.33%) VLAN
5 6 (40.00%) VPN
6 5 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (33.33%) DNS
6 5 (33.33%) Network Security
6 5 (33.33%) WLAN
7 4 (26.67%) DHCP
8 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
9 2 (13.33%) LAN
9 2 (13.33%) WAN
10 1 (6.67%) SNMP
10 1 (6.67%) VoIP
10 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 5 (33.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Administrator
2 6 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Network Administrator
3 5 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) IT Manager
5 3 (20.00%) IT Technical Manager
5 3 (20.00%) Technical Manager
6 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Analyst
7 1 (6.67%) ICT Support
7 1 (6.67%) ICT Support Technician
7 1 (6.67%) ICT Technician
7 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (6.67%) IT Administrator
7 1 (6.67%) Network Manager
7 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (93.33%) Windows Server
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (40.00%) Linux
5 4 (26.67%) Windows Vista
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (13.33%) Android
7 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
8 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
8 1 (6.67%) Windows Phone
8 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) High Availability
1 6 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 5 (33.33%) Benchmarking
2 5 (33.33%) Change Control
2 5 (33.33%) Network Management
2 5 (33.33%) Network Security Management
2 5 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 5 (33.33%) Security Management
2 5 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (20.00%) Line Management
4 3 (20.00%) Presales
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Data Management
5 1 (6.67%) DevOps
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.67%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) CCNA
1 5 (33.33%) CCNP
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (33.33%) MCSA
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (26.67%) MCITP
2 4 (26.67%) MCSE
3 3 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (6.67%) DBS Check
4 1 (6.67%) HND
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (73.33%) Hyper-V
3 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (33.33%) Firmware
4 5 (33.33%) vSphere
5 2 (13.33%) vCloud
5 2 (13.33%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (6.67%) Postfix
6 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Backup Exec
2 2 (13.33%) vMotion
3 1 (6.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (66.67%) HP
4 9 (60.00%) Cisco
5 6 (40.00%) Juniper
6 5 (33.33%) Palo Alto
6 5 (33.33%) ProCurve
6 5 (33.33%) Riverbed
7 4 (26.67%) Citrix
7 4 (26.67%) Fortinet
7 4 (26.67%) Veeam
8 1 (6.67%) New Relic
8 1 (6.67%) Oracle
8 1 (6.67%) Red Hat