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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FlexPod over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco/NetApp FlexPod
Rank 259 316 333
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +17
Permanent jobs citing FlexPod 1 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.016% 0.067% 0.032%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.034% 0.15% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 2
Median salary £69,500 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.92% +13.04%
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+57.89% -13.63%
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
2918 4783 5827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 46.47% 45.53% 46.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2618 3911 4760
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

FlexPod
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing FlexPod as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing FlexPod 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 City of London region with a requirement for FlexPod.

1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) CCIE
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) XenApp
3 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (40.00%) F5
3 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (40.00%) VCE vBlock
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) People Management
4 1 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (20.00%) Converged Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (20.00%) XenServer
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) EMC
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) SOA

FlexPod
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) VCE vBlock
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Change Management
1 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (20.00%) Converged Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (20.00%) People Management
1 1 (20.00%) SOA
1 1 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCIE
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) XenApp
1 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) F5
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (20.00%) EMC
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle