The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FlexPod in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FlexPod over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco/NetApp FlexPod
Rank - 153 -
Permanent jobs citing FlexPod 0 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.34% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 0
Average salary - £57,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £55,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -18.51%
FlexPod
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
964 974 1015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 26.10% 30.02% 29.59%
Number of salaries quoted 759 814 865
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,725 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

FlexPod
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

FlexPod Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

FlexPod
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

FlexPod Salary Trend in the East Midlands

FlexPod
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) IIS
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) NetApp
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 7 (100.00%) VCDX
1 7 (100.00%) vSphere
1 7 (100.00%) NCDA
1 7 (100.00%) NCIE
1 7 (100.00%) VCAP
1 7 (100.00%) VTSP
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus

FlexPod
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (100.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Consultant
1 7 (100.00%) Storage Consultant
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Consultant
1 7 (100.00%) FlexPod Consultant
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 7 (100.00%) VCDX
1 7 (100.00%) NCDA
1 7 (100.00%) NCIE
1 7 (100.00%) VCAP
1 7 (100.00%) VTSP
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) NetApp
1 7 (100.00%) VMware