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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco/NetApp FlexPod
Rank 794 854 816
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -38
Permanent jobs citing FlexPod 89 42 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.086% 0.038% 0.052%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.22% 0.093% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 61 37 45
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £50,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-2.27% -8.33%
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
39741 45111 41019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.51% 40.32% 38.98%
Number of salaries quoted 31692 35920 33663
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 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 April 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 24 April 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
London +70 45 £61,250 -2.00%
North West +24 28 £34,750 -46.53% 1
South East +16 10 £57,500 -8.00% 1
South West -17 4 £70,000 -12.50%
East of England +16 1 - -
Yorkshire -5 1 £45,000 -18.18%
FlexPod
UK

FlexPod
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 146 (87.43%) Cisco
2 119 (71.26%) VMware
3 111 (66.47%) NetApp
4 87 (52.10%) VMware Infrastructure
5 75 (44.91%) Microsoft
6 73 (43.71%) Cisco Nexus
7 72 (43.11%) Windows
8 63 (37.72%) Hyper-V
9 60 (35.93%) SAN
10 52 (31.14%) HP
11 48 (28.74%) Linux
12 47 (28.14%) EMC
13 45 (26.95%) Cisco Certification
13 45 (26.95%) Juniper
13 45 (26.95%) Mentoring
14 44 (26.35%) Coaching
15 43 (25.75%) CheckPoint
15 43 (25.75%) Symantec
16 42 (25.15%) IBM
17 41 (24.55%) CA
18 39 (23.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 37 (22.16%) Business Continuity
20 35 (20.96%) Citrix
21 33 (19.76%) Infrastructure Management
22 32 (19.16%) ITIL
23 31 (18.56%) AIX
23 31 (18.56%) HPUX
23 31 (18.56%) Solaris
23 31 (18.56%) BMC
23 31 (18.56%) NCDA

FlexPod
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 29 (17.37%) WebLogic
1 29 (17.37%) WebSphere
2 16 (9.58%) MS Exchange
3 10 (5.99%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (5.39%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (2.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (1.80%) IIS
6 3 (1.80%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.60%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (4.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.20%) PaaS
1 2 (1.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 73 (43.71%) Cisco Nexus
2 60 (35.93%) SAN
3 25 (14.97%) Firewall
4 21 (12.57%) DNS
5 19 (11.38%) Cisco ASA
6 18 (10.78%) DHCP
7 17 (10.18%) WAN
7 17 (10.18%) Network Security
8 13 (7.78%) VLAN
9 12 (7.19%) LAN
9 12 (7.19%) Ethernet
9 12 (7.19%) FCoE
9 12 (7.19%) Fibre Channel
10 7 (4.19%) VoIP
11 6 (3.59%) TCP/IP
11 6 (3.59%) BGP
11 6 (3.59%) Unified Communications
12 5 (2.99%) HSRP
12 5 (2.99%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 5 (2.99%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (17.37%) SQL Server
1 29 (17.37%) DB2
1 29 (17.37%) RDBMS
1 29 (17.37%) Oracle Exadata
1 29 (17.37%) Oracle Database
1 29 (17.37%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (5.99%) Finance
2 2 (1.20%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.60%) Retail
3 1 (0.60%) Marketing
3 1 (0.60%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.60%) Legal
3 1 (0.60%) Electronics
3 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (35.93%) Architect
2 35 (20.96%) Solutions Architect
3 31 (18.56%) Infrastructure Architect
4 29 (17.37%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 16 (9.58%) Support Engineer
6 13 (7.78%) Consultant
7 12 (7.19%) Technical Design Authority
8 10 (5.99%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 10 (5.99%) 2nd Line Support
9 9 (5.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (4.79%) Cisco Architect
10 8 (4.79%) Data Centre Architect
11 7 (4.19%) Storage Engineer
11 7 (4.19%) Network Engineer
11 7 (4.19%) Technical Architect
12 5 (2.99%) Analyst
12 5 (2.99%) 3rd Line Support
12 5 (2.99%) Data Centre Engineer
12 5 (2.99%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 5 (2.99%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (17.37%) WebSphere MQ
1 29 (17.37%) Middleware
1 29 (17.37%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (1.20%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.19%) Enterprise Cloud
2 12 (7.19%) e-Health
3 4 (2.40%) Blackberry
4 3 (1.80%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.20%) Clustering
6 1 (0.60%) DTV
6 1 (0.60%) FMCG
6 1 (0.60%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 72 (43.11%) Windows
2 48 (28.74%) Linux
3 31 (18.56%) AIX
3 31 (18.56%) HPUX
3 31 (18.56%) Solaris
4 29 (17.37%) OS/400
4 29 (17.37%) zOS
4 29 (17.37%) SUSE
4 29 (17.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (7.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (7.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (3.59%) Windows 7
7 6 (3.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.20%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (26.95%) Mentoring
2 44 (26.35%) Coaching
3 37 (22.16%) Business Continuity
4 33 (19.76%) Infrastructure Management
5 32 (19.16%) ITIL
6 19 (11.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 19 (11.38%) Capacity Management
7 17 (10.18%) Root Cause Analysis
8 13 (7.78%) Migration
9 12 (7.19%) Problem Management
9 12 (7.19%) Risk Analysis
10 11 (6.59%) Time Management
11 8 (4.79%) Project Management
12 7 (4.19%) Load Balancing
13 6 (3.59%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (3.59%) ITSM
13 6 (3.59%) Data Management
14 5 (2.99%) Six Sigma
14 5 (2.99%) Change Management
14 5 (2.99%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (5.99%) C
2 8 (4.79%) SQL
3 1 (0.60%) Python
Qualifications
1 45 (26.95%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (23.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 31 (18.56%) NCDA
4 29 (17.37%) NCIE
5 23 (13.77%) CCIE
5 23 (13.77%) CCNP
6 16 (9.58%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (7.19%) CCNA
7 12 (7.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 11 (6.59%) VCP5
9 9 (5.39%) CCDP
9 9 (5.39%) MCTS
10 8 (4.79%) Security Cleared
11 7 (4.19%) VCAP
11 7 (4.19%) MCSE
12 4 (2.40%) Degree
13 2 (1.20%) SC Cleared
13 2 (1.20%) VTSP
13 2 (1.20%) HP ASE
13 2 (1.20%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (13.77%) SLA
2 12 (7.19%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.40%) COBIT
System Software
1 87 (52.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 63 (37.72%) Hyper-V
3 29 (17.37%) KVM
4 23 (13.77%) vSphere
4 23 (13.77%) Active Directory
5 6 (3.59%) vCloud
6 5 (2.99%) XenApp
7 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.60%) NFS
Systems Management
1 29 (17.37%) Tivoli
2 9 (5.39%) SCOM
3 4 (2.40%) Legato
4 3 (1.80%) Nagios
5 1 (0.60%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.60%) SCCM
5 1 (0.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 146 (87.43%) Cisco
2 119 (71.26%) VMware
3 111 (66.47%) NetApp
4 75 (44.91%) Microsoft
5 52 (31.14%) HP
6 47 (28.14%) EMC
7 45 (26.95%) Juniper
8 43 (25.75%) CheckPoint
8 43 (25.75%) Symantec
9 42 (25.15%) IBM
10 41 (24.55%) CA
11 35 (20.96%) Citrix
12 31 (18.56%) BMC
13 29 (17.37%) Red Hat
13 29 (17.37%) Oracle
13 29 (17.37%) Brocade
14 19 (11.38%) F5
15 10 (5.99%) Veeam
16 5 (2.99%) IPFX
16 5 (2.99%) Dell
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