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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco/NetApp FlexPod
Rank 790 841 836
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -5
Permanent jobs citing FlexPod 80 37 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.076% 0.036% 0.033%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.092% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 52 34 35
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £30,200 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £73,000 £79,250
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £60,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +26.31%
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
39912 40350 42590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.89% 39.41% 39.04%
Number of salaries quoted 32448 32131 36015
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 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
London +50 30 £62,500 - 2
North West -7 24 £66,250 +128.44% 1
South East +7 11 £40,000 -33.33%
South West -4 6 £50,000 -35.48%
West Midlands -2 5 £67,500 +12.50%
East Midlands +11 2 £70,000 +7.69% 1
Yorkshire -28 2 £67,500 +12.50%
East of England -25 1 - -
FlexPod
UK

FlexPod
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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.

1 128 (85.33%) Cisco
2 116 (77.33%) NetApp
3 115 (76.67%) VMware
4 105 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 78 (52.00%) Hyper-V
6 73 (48.67%) Cisco Nexus
7 66 (44.00%) Microsoft
8 53 (35.33%) HP
9 52 (34.67%) Juniper
10 48 (32.00%) EMC
11 47 (31.33%) Windows
12 44 (29.33%) CheckPoint
13 43 (28.67%) IBM
14 41 (27.33%) Symantec
14 41 (27.33%) Citrix
15 39 (26.00%) SQL Server
16 36 (24.00%) SAN
17 35 (23.33%) Mentoring
18 33 (22.00%) Cisco Certification
19 32 (21.33%) Linux
20 31 (20.67%) Business Continuity
20 31 (20.67%) Coaching
21 29 (19.33%) CA
22 28 (18.67%) AIX
22 28 (18.67%) HPUX
22 28 (18.67%) Solaris
22 28 (18.67%) Brocade
23 27 (18.00%) WebSphere
23 27 (18.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 27 (18.00%) Infrastructure Management

FlexPod
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 27 (18.00%) WebLogic
1 27 (18.00%) WebSphere
2 10 (6.67%) MS Exchange
3 8 (5.33%) IIS
4 4 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.33%) Lync
7 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.67%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.67%) Revit
2 1 (0.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.33%) SaaS
2 1 (0.67%) PaaS
2 1 (0.67%) Office 365
2 1 (0.67%) IaaS
2 1 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 73 (48.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 36 (24.00%) SAN
3 12 (8.00%) Firewall
4 8 (5.33%) Cisco IOS
5 7 (4.67%) WAN
5 7 (4.67%) WAAS
6 4 (2.67%) VoIP
7 3 (2.00%) Wireless
7 3 (2.00%) DECT
7 3 (2.00%) LAN
7 3 (2.00%) DNS
8 2 (1.33%) FCoE
8 2 (1.33%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (1.33%) Ethernet
8 2 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.67%) NAS
9 1 (0.67%) Network Security
9 1 (0.67%) VLAN
9 1 (0.67%) DHCP
9 1 (0.67%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (26.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (18.00%) DB2
2 27 (18.00%) RDBMS
2 27 (18.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 27 (18.00%) Oracle Database
2 27 (18.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 20 (13.33%) Finance
2 4 (2.67%) Aerospace
2 4 (2.67%) Retail
3 2 (1.33%) Billing
3 2 (1.33%) Marketing
4 1 (0.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 42 (28.00%) Architect
2 41 (27.33%) Consultant
3 30 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 30 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 28 (18.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 21 (14.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 17 (11.33%) FlexPod Consultant
7 15 (10.00%) Technical Design Authority
8 13 (8.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
9 12 (8.00%) Sales Consultant
10 11 (7.33%) Project Manager
11 8 (5.33%) Storage Consultant
12 7 (4.67%) Technology Consultant
13 6 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
13 6 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
14 5 (3.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
15 4 (2.67%) Analyst
15 4 (2.67%) Technical Analyst
15 4 (2.67%) Solutions Consultant
15 4 (2.67%) Data Centre Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (18.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 27 (18.00%) Middleware
2 1 (0.67%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.67%) FMCG
2 3 (2.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (1.33%) e-Health
3 2 (1.33%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (0.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.67%) PKI
4 1 (0.67%) HP StorageWorks
4 1 (0.67%) GIS
4 1 (0.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 47 (31.33%) Windows
2 32 (21.33%) Linux
3 28 (18.67%) AIX
3 28 (18.67%) HPUX
3 28 (18.67%) Solaris
4 27 (18.00%) OS/400
4 27 (18.00%) zOS
4 27 (18.00%) SUSE
4 27 (18.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (5.33%) Windows 7
6 8 (5.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (4.67%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (23.33%) Mentoring
2 31 (20.67%) Coaching
2 31 (20.67%) Business Continuity
3 27 (18.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 16 (10.67%) Project Management
5 9 (6.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (5.33%) Data Management
6 8 (5.33%) Change Management
7 7 (4.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (4.00%) ITIL
8 6 (4.00%) Supplier Management
8 6 (4.00%) Problem Management
9 5 (3.33%) CRM
10 4 (2.67%) Service Delivery
10 4 (2.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 4 (2.67%) Incident Management
10 4 (2.67%) Migration
10 4 (2.67%) Risk Analysis
11 3 (2.00%) Capacity Planning
11 3 (2.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 18 (12.00%) SQL
2 5 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 33 (22.00%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (18.00%) NCIE
3 25 (16.67%) NCDA
3 25 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 22 (14.67%) CCIE
5 21 (14.00%) VTSP
6 12 (8.00%) CCNP
7 11 (7.33%) VCAP
8 9 (6.00%) CCDP
8 9 (6.00%) MCITP
9 8 (5.33%) CCA
9 8 (5.33%) Citrix Certification
9 8 (5.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (5.33%) CCEE
10 7 (4.67%) VCDX
10 7 (4.67%) MCSE
11 2 (1.33%) CCNA
11 2 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (1.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.67%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.33%) SLA
2 2 (1.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 105 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 78 (52.00%) Hyper-V
3 27 (18.00%) KVM
4 17 (11.33%) Active Directory
5 13 (8.67%) vSphere
6 11 (7.33%) vCloud
7 10 (6.67%) XenDesktop
8 5 (3.33%) XenApp
9 1 (0.67%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 27 (18.00%) Tivoli
2 13 (8.67%) Legato
3 6 (4.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 6 (4.00%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.33%) Nagios
5 1 (0.67%) SCCM
5 1 (0.67%) SCOM
5 1 (0.67%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 128 (85.33%) Cisco
2 116 (77.33%) NetApp
3 115 (76.67%) VMware
4 66 (44.00%) Microsoft
5 53 (35.33%) HP
6 52 (34.67%) Juniper
7 48 (32.00%) EMC
8 44 (29.33%) CheckPoint
9 43 (28.67%) IBM
10 41 (27.33%) Citrix
10 41 (27.33%) Symantec
11 29 (19.33%) CA
12 28 (18.67%) Brocade
13 27 (18.00%) Oracle
13 27 (18.00%) BMC
13 27 (18.00%) Red Hat
14 17 (11.33%) F5
15 13 (8.67%) CommVault
16 9 (6.00%) Dell
17 6 (4.00%) 3PAR
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