The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FlexPod in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FlexPod over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco/NetApp FlexPod
Rank 806 815 720
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -95
Permanent jobs citing FlexPod 64 67 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.064% 0.062% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.16% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 42 58 122
Average salary £45,000 £62,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,450 £75,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-30.76% +13.04%
FlexPod
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
41240 42420 41480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 41.09% 39.05% 41.04%
Number of salaries quoted 33260 33250 33728
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,576 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

FlexPod
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

FlexPod Jobs Demand Trend in England

FlexPod
Salary Trend in England

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

FlexPod Salary Trend in England

FlexPod
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FlexPod across the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

FlexPod Salary Histogram in England

FlexPod
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FlexPod within the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015. 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
South East +26 36 £47,500 -17.39% 4
North West +3 19 £42,750 +31.53% 1
West Midlands -14 4 - -
Yorkshire +4 3 £35,000 -48.14%
London +17 2 £50,000 -20.00% 1
FlexPod
UK

FlexPod
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 122 (85.92%) NetApp
2 115 (80.99%) Cisco
3 101 (71.13%) VMware
4 80 (56.34%) Data Centre
5 70 (49.30%) Windows
6 68 (47.89%) VMware Infrastructure
7 63 (44.37%) Microsoft
7 63 (44.37%) SAN
8 58 (40.85%) Hyper-V
8 58 (40.85%) Cisco Nexus
9 47 (33.10%) ITIL
10 45 (31.69%) Linux
10 45 (31.69%) Cisco Certification
11 43 (30.28%) Data ONTAP
12 41 (28.87%) IBM
13 40 (28.17%) Mentoring
14 37 (26.06%) NCDA
14 37 (26.06%) CCNP
15 36 (25.35%) HP
15 36 (25.35%) vSphere
16 35 (24.65%) Coaching
17 34 (23.94%) CA
18 31 (21.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 30 (21.13%) SQL Server
19 30 (21.13%) Converged Infrastructure
20 29 (20.42%) Infrastructure Management
20 29 (20.42%) Juniper
20 29 (20.42%) CheckPoint
21 28 (19.72%) Business Continuity
22 27 (19.01%) CCNA

FlexPod
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 24 (16.90%) WebLogic
1 24 (16.90%) WebSphere
2 12 (8.45%) MS Exchange
3 8 (5.63%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (3.52%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (2.82%) IIS
6 4 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.11%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.41%) Lync
9 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (6.34%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (16.90%) IBM PureFlex
2 2 (1.41%) PaaS
2 2 (1.41%) Office 365
2 2 (1.41%) IaaS
3 1 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (44.37%) SAN
2 58 (40.85%) Cisco Nexus
3 19 (13.38%) Firewall
3 19 (13.38%) DHCP
3 19 (13.38%) DNS
4 17 (11.97%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (9.15%) FCoE
6 10 (7.04%) Fibre Channel
6 10 (7.04%) Ethernet
7 5 (3.52%) VLAN
7 5 (3.52%) NetScaler
8 4 (2.82%) NAS
8 4 (2.82%) WAN
8 4 (2.82%) iSCSI
8 4 (2.82%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (2.82%) LAN
9 3 (2.11%) VoIP
9 3 (2.11%) SSL
9 3 (2.11%) HTTP
9 3 (2.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (21.13%) SQL Server
2 24 (16.90%) DB2
2 24 (16.90%) RDBMS
2 24 (16.90%) Oracle Exadata
2 24 (16.90%) Oracle Database
2 24 (16.90%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 11 (7.75%) Finance
2 6 (4.23%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.23%) Legal
3 3 (2.11%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.11%) Marketing
3 3 (2.11%) Electronics
4 2 (1.41%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.70%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 42 (29.58%) Architect
2 30 (21.13%) Solutions Architect
3 26 (18.31%) NetApp Engineer
4 25 (17.61%) Infrastructure Architect
5 24 (16.90%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 22 (15.49%) Support Engineer
7 19 (13.38%) Consultant
8 11 (7.75%) NetApp Consultant
9 8 (5.63%) Network Engineer
9 8 (5.63%) 2nd Line Support
10 7 (4.93%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 6 (4.23%) Server Specialist
11 6 (4.23%) Data Centre Engineer
11 6 (4.23%) FlexPod Specialist
11 6 (4.23%) FlexPod Engineer
11 6 (4.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (4.23%) Storage Specialist
12 5 (3.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 5 (3.52%) Technical Specialist
12 5 (3.52%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (16.90%) WebSphere MQ
1 24 (16.90%) Middleware
1 24 (16.90%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (0.70%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 80 (56.34%) Data Centre
2 20 (14.08%) Enterprise Cloud
3 10 (7.04%) e-Health
3 10 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (6.34%) Private Cloud
5 3 (2.11%) DTV
5 3 (2.11%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 70 (49.30%) Windows
2 45 (31.69%) Linux
3 43 (30.28%) Data ONTAP
4 25 (17.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 25 (17.61%) Solaris
5 24 (16.90%) AIX
5 24 (16.90%) HPUX
5 24 (16.90%) OS/400
5 24 (16.90%) zOS
5 24 (16.90%) SUSE
6 15 (10.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (10.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (3.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (3.52%) UNIX
8 3 (2.11%) Windows 7
8 3 (2.11%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.70%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (33.10%) ITIL
2 40 (28.17%) Mentoring
3 35 (24.65%) Coaching
4 30 (21.13%) Converged Infrastructure
5 29 (20.42%) Infrastructure Management
6 28 (19.72%) Business Continuity
7 26 (18.31%) Capacity Management
8 16 (11.27%) Root Cause Analysis
9 15 (10.56%) Time Management
10 13 (9.15%) Risk Analysis
11 12 (8.45%) Problem Management
11 12 (8.45%) Service Delivery
12 10 (7.04%) Service Management
13 9 (6.34%) Change Management
14 5 (3.52%) PRINCE2
14 5 (3.52%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
14 5 (3.52%) Continuous Improvement
15 4 (2.82%) Disaster Recovery
16 3 (2.11%) Business Intelligence
16 3 (2.11%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.52%) C
2 4 (2.82%) SQL
3 2 (1.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 45 (31.69%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (26.06%) CCNP
2 37 (26.06%) NCDA
3 31 (21.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 27 (19.01%) CCNA
5 23 (16.20%) NCIE
6 18 (12.68%) Security Cleared
7 16 (11.27%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (9.15%) MCSE
9 11 (7.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 10 (7.04%) CCDP
11 6 (4.23%) Degree
12 5 (3.52%) CCIE
13 4 (2.82%) SC Cleared
14 3 (2.11%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (18.31%) SLA
2 10 (7.04%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.41%) COBIT
System Software
1 68 (47.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (40.85%) Hyper-V
3 36 (25.35%) vSphere
4 24 (16.90%) KVM
5 13 (9.15%) Active Directory
6 9 (6.34%) XenApp
7 6 (4.23%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (3.52%) vCloud
9 3 (2.11%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.41%) Firmware
11 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 24 (16.90%) Tivoli
2 20 (14.08%) SCOM
3 6 (4.23%) SCCM
4 5 (3.52%) WSUS
5 3 (2.11%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (2.11%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.70%) Legato
Vendors
1 122 (85.92%) NetApp
2 115 (80.99%) Cisco
3 101 (71.13%) VMware
4 63 (44.37%) Microsoft
5 41 (28.87%) IBM
6 36 (25.35%) HP
7 34 (23.94%) CA
8 29 (20.42%) Juniper
8 29 (20.42%) CheckPoint
9 26 (18.31%) Symantec
10 25 (17.61%) Red Hat
11 24 (16.90%) BMC
11 24 (16.90%) EMC
11 24 (16.90%) Oracle
11 24 (16.90%) Brocade
12 18 (12.68%) Citrix
13 5 (3.52%) IronPort
13 5 (3.52%) Blue Coat
13 5 (3.52%) F5
13 5 (3.52%) Websense
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