The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of PlateSpin products and/or services 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 PlateSpin over the 3 months to 1 August 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 City of London region.

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

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PlateSpin
Rank 333 324 326
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Permanent jobs citing PlateSpin 3 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.024% 0.025% 0.023%
As % of the Vendors category 0.053% 0.056% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 3
Average salary £55,000 £45,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.87% -13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Vendors Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
5702 5329 5978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 46.44% 44.71% 46.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4786 4678 5427
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
PlateSpin
London

PlateSpin
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

PlateSpin Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

PlateSpin
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

PlateSpin Salary Trend in the City of London

PlateSpin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) FalconStor
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (66.67%) XenMobile
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (33.33%) XenServer

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Solutions Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Virtualisation Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Architect
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (33.33%) XenServer
3 1 (33.33%) PowerConvert
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) FalconStor
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam
3 1 (33.33%) Leostream