The first 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco/NetApp FlexPod
Rank 863 802 832
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +30
Permanent jobs citing FlexPod 39 54 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.035% 0.052% 0.055%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.10% 0.16% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 34 44 53
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £60,000 £68,750
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -12.72%
Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
37546 34232 38718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 33.22% 32.89% 32.71%
Number of salaries quoted 29975 28091 32949
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
FlexPod
UK

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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
North West +13 19 £65,000 +13.04% 1
West Midlands +10 10 £55,000 -15.38%
East Midlands -15 8 £55,000 -26.66%
South East -20 8 £70,000 +19.14%
Yorkshire - 7 £55,000 -
East of England -14 5 £70,000 +14.28% 1
London -69 5 £62,500 +4.16% 2
South West -5 1 £80,000 +52.38%
FlexPod
UK

FlexPod
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 64 (86.49%) NetApp
2 63 (85.14%) VMware
3 59 (79.73%) Cisco
4 42 (56.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 38 (51.35%) Citrix
6 37 (50.00%) NCIE
7 32 (43.24%) Microsoft
7 32 (43.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 29 (39.19%) NCDA
9 27 (36.49%) Cisco Nexus
10 22 (29.73%) EMC
11 21 (28.38%) vSphere
12 20 (27.03%) Windows
13 18 (24.32%) HP
14 17 (22.97%) SAN
15 16 (21.62%) Hyper-V
16 14 (18.92%) XenApp
16 14 (18.92%) IBM
17 13 (17.57%) VCP5
18 12 (16.22%) Active Directory
18 12 (16.22%) SQL
18 12 (16.22%) Migration
19 11 (14.86%) XenDesktop
20 9 (12.16%) Project Management
20 9 (12.16%) Cisco Certification
20 9 (12.16%) VCAP
21 8 (10.81%) CommVault
21 8 (10.81%) MS Exchange
22 7 (9.46%) IIS
22 7 (9.46%) SQL Server

FlexPod
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 8 (10.81%) MS Exchange
2 7 (9.46%) IIS
3 6 (8.11%) Lync
4 4 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (5.41%) WebSphere
5 3 (4.05%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (8.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.76%) SaaS
2 3 (4.05%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (36.49%) Cisco Nexus
2 17 (22.97%) SAN
3 5 (6.76%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (5.41%) LAN
4 4 (5.41%) WAN
5 3 (4.05%) NetScaler
6 2 (2.70%) Firewall
6 2 (2.70%) DHCP
6 2 (2.70%) DNS
7 1 (1.35%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.05%) RDBMS
2 3 (4.05%) DB2
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.05%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 44 (59.46%) Consultant
2 16 (21.62%) FlexPod Consultant
3 13 (17.57%) Architect
4 11 (14.86%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 10 (13.51%) Senior Consultant
5 10 (13.51%) Sales Consultant
6 9 (12.16%) VMware Consultant
7 8 (10.81%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (9.46%) Infrastructure Manager
8 7 (9.46%) Technical Consultant
9 6 (8.11%) Storage Consultant
9 6 (8.11%) Technical Analyst
9 6 (8.11%) Analyst
10 4 (5.41%) Technical Support Analyst
10 4 (5.41%) Project Manager
10 4 (5.41%) Support Analyst
10 4 (5.41%) Technical Support
10 4 (5.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 3 (4.05%) Cloud Consultant
11 3 (4.05%) VMware Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.05%) Middleware
1 3 (4.05%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (1.35%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.70%) Fat Client
1 2 (2.70%) Blog
1 2 (2.70%) CLARiiON
1 2 (2.70%) Thin Client
1 2 (2.70%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (27.03%) Windows
2 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (9.46%) Windows 2000 Server
3 5 (6.76%) Linux
4 3 (4.05%) OS/400
4 3 (4.05%) UNIX
4 3 (4.05%) AIX
4 3 (4.05%) HPUX
4 3 (4.05%) Solaris
4 3 (4.05%) zOS
4 3 (4.05%) SUSE
4 3 (4.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.22%) Migration
2 9 (12.16%) Project Management
3 4 (5.41%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (5.41%) Problem Management
3 4 (5.41%) Incident Management
3 4 (5.41%) Time Management
3 4 (5.41%) Change Management
4 3 (4.05%) Business Continuity
4 3 (4.05%) ITSM
4 3 (4.05%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (2.70%) SIEM
5 2 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.35%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (50.00%) NCIE
2 32 (43.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 29 (39.19%) NCDA
4 13 (17.57%) VCP5
5 9 (12.16%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (12.16%) VCAP
6 5 (6.76%) MCSE
6 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (6.76%) VCDX
6 5 (6.76%) VTSP
7 4 (5.41%) CCEE
7 4 (5.41%) CCIA
7 4 (5.41%) MCITP
7 4 (5.41%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (4.05%) CCEA
8 3 (4.05%) CCA
9 2 (2.70%) CCNP
10 1 (1.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (56.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (28.38%) vSphere
3 16 (21.62%) Hyper-V
4 14 (18.92%) XenApp
5 12 (16.22%) Active Directory
6 11 (14.86%) XenDesktop
7 7 (9.46%) vCloud
8 5 (6.76%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (5.41%) VMware ESX
10 3 (4.05%) KVM
11 1 (1.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (6.76%) SCCM
2 4 (5.41%) Tivoli
3 3 (4.05%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (2.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 64 (86.49%) NetApp
2 63 (85.14%) VMware
3 59 (79.73%) Cisco
4 38 (51.35%) Citrix
5 32 (43.24%) Microsoft
6 22 (29.73%) EMC
7 18 (24.32%) HP
8 14 (18.92%) IBM
9 8 (10.81%) CommVault
10 7 (9.46%) Dell
10 7 (9.46%) Symantec
11 5 (6.76%) CheckPoint
11 5 (6.76%) Juniper
12 4 (5.41%) 3PAR
12 4 (5.41%) BMC
13 3 (4.05%) Oracle
13 3 (4.05%) CA
13 3 (4.05%) Red Hat
13 3 (4.05%) Brocade
14 2 (2.70%) F5
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