The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of PlateSpin products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PlateSpin over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Birmingham region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within PlateSpin Ltd.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PlateSpin
Rank - 116 88
Permanent jobs citing PlateSpin 0 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.28% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.48% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £52,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +138.63%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.18% +37.50%
Vendors Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
918 1046 730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 50.27% 59.30% 50.17%
Number of salaries quoted 794 850 624
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
PlateSpin
West Midlands

PlateSpin
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PlateSpin across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

PlateSpin Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

PlateSpin
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PlateSpin across the Birmingham region.

PlateSpin Salary Trend in Birmingham

PlateSpin
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing PlateSpin also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PlateSpin.

1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) CCA
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CCEA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenServer
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) DataCore
1 1 (100.00%) FalconStor
1 1 (100.00%) VCAP
1 1 (100.00%) CCEE
1 1 (100.00%) CCIA

PlateSpin
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing PlateSpin also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PlateSpin. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Virtualisation Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) CCA
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CCEA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) VCAP
1 1 (100.00%) CCEE
1 1 (100.00%) CCIA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenServer
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) DataCore
1 1 (100.00%) FalconStor