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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco/NetApp FlexPod
Rank 789 805 840
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +35
Permanent jobs citing FlexPod 87 61 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.081% 0.060% 0.025%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.22% 0.15% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 64 57 21
Average salary £65,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £27,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £56,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +12.50%
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
40427 40489 42484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.83% 39.84% 39.85%
Number of salaries quoted 32254 33228 35762
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 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £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 24 October 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 24 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
London +36 26 £62,500 -1.96% 3
North West -26 20 £55,000 +89.65% 3
South East -9 16 £67,500 +22.72%
South West -10 16 £50,000 -31.03%
West Midlands -11 14 £67,500 +22.72% 1
Yorkshire -41 10 £67,500 +20.00%
East Midlands +1 4 £70,000 +24.44%
North East - 2 £70,000 -
Midlands +10 1 £62,500 -19.35%
FlexPod
UK

FlexPod
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 117 (81.25%) Cisco
2 116 (80.56%) NetApp
3 112 (77.78%) VMware
4 100 (69.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 67 (46.53%) Hyper-V
6 63 (43.75%) Microsoft
7 62 (43.06%) Cisco Nexus
8 52 (36.11%) Citrix
9 49 (34.03%) EMC
10 40 (27.78%) HP
11 38 (26.39%) SQL Server
11 38 (26.39%) Windows
12 36 (25.00%) Symantec
13 33 (22.92%) Juniper
14 32 (22.22%) IBM
15 29 (20.14%) NCIE
16 28 (19.44%) NCDA
16 28 (19.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 27 (18.75%) CheckPoint
18 26 (18.06%) Cisco Certification
19 25 (17.36%) SAN
20 24 (16.67%) Active Directory
20 24 (16.67%) VTSP
21 22 (15.28%) SQL
22 20 (13.89%) Business Continuity
22 20 (13.89%) Mentoring
23 19 (13.19%) CommVault
23 19 (13.19%) Linux
24 18 (12.50%) Red Hat
24 18 (12.50%) Finance

FlexPod
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 17 (11.81%) WebLogic
1 17 (11.81%) WebSphere
2 12 (8.33%) IIS
2 12 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 9 (6.25%) Lync
4 5 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (3.47%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (2.78%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 16 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.69%) Revit
2 1 (0.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.86%) SaaS
2 3 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.39%) PaaS
3 2 (1.39%) Office 365
3 2 (1.39%) IaaS
4 1 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.69%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 62 (43.06%) Cisco Nexus
2 25 (17.36%) SAN
3 10 (6.94%) WAAS
4 8 (5.56%) Firewall
4 8 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (4.17%) DNS
6 5 (3.47%) LAN
6 5 (3.47%) WAN
6 5 (3.47%) DHCP
7 3 (2.08%) VoIP
8 1 (0.69%) MPLS
8 1 (0.69%) OSPF
8 1 (0.69%) BGP
8 1 (0.69%) EIGRP
8 1 (0.69%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (26.39%) SQL Server
2 17 (11.81%) DB2
2 17 (11.81%) RDBMS
2 17 (11.81%) Oracle Exadata
2 17 (11.81%) Oracle Database
2 17 (11.81%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 18 (12.50%) Finance
2 5 (3.47%) Aerospace
3 3 (2.08%) Electronics
3 3 (2.08%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.08%) Retail
3 3 (2.08%) Marketing
4 2 (1.39%) Military
4 2 (1.39%) Billing
5 1 (0.69%) Legal
5 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 50 (34.72%) Consultant
2 30 (20.83%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 29 (20.14%) Architect
4 23 (15.97%) FlexPod Consultant
5 20 (13.89%) Infrastructure Architect
6 19 (13.19%) Solutions Architect
7 17 (11.81%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 15 (10.42%) Sales Consultant
9 12 (8.33%) Technology Consultant
10 10 (6.94%) Technical Design Authority
10 10 (6.94%) Virtualisation Engineer
10 10 (6.94%) Project Manager
10 10 (6.94%) Analyst
10 10 (6.94%) Infrastructure Manager
11 9 (6.25%) Storage Consultant
12 7 (4.86%) Technical Analyst
12 7 (4.86%) Technical Consultant
12 7 (4.86%) Infrastructure Project Manager
13 6 (4.17%) Senior Consultant
14 5 (3.47%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (11.81%) WebSphere MQ
1 17 (11.81%) Middleware
2 1 (0.69%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.78%) Client/Server
1 4 (2.78%) Thin Client
1 4 (2.78%) CLARiiON
1 4 (2.78%) Fat Client
2 3 (2.08%) FMCG
3 2 (1.39%) PKI
3 2 (1.39%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (0.69%) HP StorageWorks
4 1 (0.69%) E-Learning
4 1 (0.69%) DTV
4 1 (0.69%) GIS
4 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 38 (26.39%) Windows
2 19 (13.19%) Linux
3 18 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (11.81%) SUSE
4 17 (11.81%) OS/400
4 17 (11.81%) zOS
4 17 (11.81%) AIX
4 17 (11.81%) HPUX
4 17 (11.81%) Solaris
5 15 (10.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
6 12 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (4.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (13.89%) Business Continuity
1 20 (13.89%) Mentoring
2 17 (11.81%) Coaching
2 17 (11.81%) Infrastructure Management
3 12 (8.33%) Project Management
4 10 (6.94%) Change Management
5 7 (4.86%) Incident Management
5 7 (4.86%) Problem Management
5 7 (4.86%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (3.47%) Data Management
6 5 (3.47%) Supplier Management
7 4 (2.78%) Network Design
7 4 (2.78%) Time Management
7 4 (2.78%) CRM
8 3 (2.08%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (2.08%) Service Delivery
8 3 (2.08%) Migration
8 3 (2.08%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 2 (1.39%) Information Management
9 2 (1.39%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 22 (15.28%) SQL
2 4 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (20.14%) NCIE
2 28 (19.44%) NCDA
2 28 (19.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 26 (18.06%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (16.67%) VTSP
5 14 (9.72%) CCIE
6 13 (9.03%) CCNP
6 13 (9.03%) CCA
6 13 (9.03%) Citrix Certification
7 12 (8.33%) MCITP
8 11 (7.64%) CCEE
9 10 (6.94%) VCAP
9 10 (6.94%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (6.94%) MCSE
10 9 (6.25%) CCDP
11 7 (4.86%) VCDX
12 3 (2.08%) CCNA
13 2 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 1 (0.69%) HP AIS
14 1 (0.69%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 100 (69.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 67 (46.53%) Hyper-V
3 24 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 17 (11.81%) XenDesktop
4 17 (11.81%) KVM
5 13 (9.03%) vSphere
5 13 (9.03%) vCloud
6 8 (5.56%) XenApp
7 5 (3.47%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.69%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 17 (11.81%) Tivoli
2 14 (9.72%) Legato
3 10 (6.94%) NetBackup
4 9 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (2.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (2.78%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (1.39%) SCCM
6 2 (1.39%) SCOM
7 1 (0.69%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 117 (81.25%) Cisco
2 116 (80.56%) NetApp
3 112 (77.78%) VMware
4 63 (43.75%) Microsoft
5 52 (36.11%) Citrix
6 49 (34.03%) EMC
7 40 (27.78%) HP
8 36 (25.00%) Symantec
9 33 (22.92%) Juniper
10 32 (22.22%) IBM
11 27 (18.75%) CheckPoint
12 19 (13.19%) CommVault
13 18 (12.50%) Red Hat
13 18 (12.50%) Brocade
14 17 (11.81%) Oracle
14 17 (11.81%) BMC
14 17 (11.81%) CA
15 10 (6.94%) F5
16 8 (5.56%) Dell
17 7 (4.86%) 3PAR
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