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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco/NetApp FlexPod
Rank 173 172 162
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Permanent jobs citing FlexPod 4 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.11% 0.14% 0.034%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.46% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 1
Average salary £70,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.36% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +20.00%
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
1291 1088 1040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 35.38% 30.99% 35.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1048 940 895
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £24,498 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FlexPod within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire +4 2 £70,000 +47.36%
Northamptonshire - 2 £70,000 -
FlexPod
England

FlexPod
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) NetApp
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (66.67%) VTSP
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (33.33%) VCDX
5 2 (33.33%) vSphere
5 2 (33.33%) NCDA
5 2 (33.33%) NCIE
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (33.33%) VCAP
5 2 (33.33%) CCNP
5 2 (33.33%) CCDP
5 2 (33.33%) HP
5 2 (33.33%) IIS
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) IBM
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
6 1 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager

FlexPod
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 2 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) FlexPod Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Solutions Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Sales Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Storage Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Services Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Delivery Manager
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
1 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) VTSP
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (33.33%) VCDX
3 2 (33.33%) NCDA
3 2 (33.33%) NCIE
3 2 (33.33%) VCAP
3 2 (33.33%) CCNP
3 2 (33.33%) CCDP
4 1 (16.67%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Legato
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) NetApp
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) IBM
5 1 (16.67%) EMC
5 1 (16.67%) Juniper
5 1 (16.67%) CommVault
5 1 (16.67%) Symantec