The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FlexPod in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FlexPod over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco/NetApp FlexPod
Rank 311 314 335
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +21
Permanent jobs citing FlexPod 9 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.078% 0.10% 0.016%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.18% 0.22% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 2
Average salary £62,500 £62,500 £73,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.25%
UK excluding London average salary £66,250 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+15.21% +4.54%
FlexPod
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
5027 5522 6065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 43.65% 46.70% 48.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4137 4818 5547
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

FlexPod
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FlexPod across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

FlexPod Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

FlexPod
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FlexPod across the City of London region.

FlexPod Salary Trend in the City of London

FlexPod
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing FlexPod 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 FlexPod.

1 8 (66.67%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) CCIE
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (50.00%) F5
3 6 (50.00%) Juniper
3 6 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (50.00%) VMware
4 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (41.67%) NetApp
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) Citrix
6 3 (25.00%) CommVault
6 3 (25.00%) Symantec
6 3 (25.00%) HP
6 3 (25.00%) NetBackup
7 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
7 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
7 2 (16.67%) Dell
7 2 (16.67%) EMC
7 2 (16.67%) IBM
7 2 (16.67%) SQL
7 2 (16.67%) Project Management
7 2 (16.67%) SAN
7 2 (16.67%) Legato
7 2 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (16.67%) 3PAR
8 1 (8.33%) vCloud
8 1 (8.33%) Office 365
8 1 (8.33%) vSphere

FlexPod
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing FlexPod 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 FlexPod. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon S3
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
1 1 (8.33%) PaaS
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
1 1 (8.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (8.33%) MPLS
3 1 (8.33%) OSPF
3 1 (8.33%) BGP
3 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
General
1 1 (8.33%) Electronics
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Technical Design Authority
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) DTV
1 1 (8.33%) E-Learning
1 1 (8.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Project Management
1 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (8.33%) Use Case
2 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) CCIE
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CCNP
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) vSphere
3 1 (8.33%) vCloud
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (16.67%) Legato
2 2 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (8.33%) SCCM
3 1 (8.33%) SCOM
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) Juniper
2 6 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) F5
3 5 (41.67%) NetApp
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) Citrix
5 3 (25.00%) HP
5 3 (25.00%) CommVault
5 3 (25.00%) Symantec
6 2 (16.67%) 3PAR
6 2 (16.67%) Dell
6 2 (16.67%) EMC
6 2 (16.67%) IBM
7 1 (8.33%) SAP
7 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
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