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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco/NetApp FlexPod
Rank 814 701 860
Rank change year-on-year
-113 +159
Permanent jobs citing FlexPod 57 144 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.052% 0.14% 0.014%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.43% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 47 127 13
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -18.51%
Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
34684 33682 37041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.73% 33.10% 33.35%
Number of salaries quoted 27746 27430 31577
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £28,000
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
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 30 July 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 30 July 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
South East -41 19 £57,500 +2.22% 2
London -60 16 £63,750 +2.00% 3
West Midlands -6 14 £65,000 +18.18%
North West -14 8 £36,250 -19.44% 1
East of England -15 8 £55,000 -21.42%
Yorkshire -31 7 £67,500 +17.39%
South West -22 4 £77,500 +47.61%
East Midlands -18 2 £55,000 -12.00%
Midlands +12 1 £62,500 -19.35%
FlexPod
UK

FlexPod
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 86 (85.15%) NetApp
2 85 (84.16%) VMware
3 77 (76.24%) Cisco
4 63 (62.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 58 (57.43%) Citrix
6 50 (49.50%) Microsoft
7 41 (40.59%) EMC
8 35 (34.65%) Windows
9 33 (32.67%) Cisco Nexus
10 32 (31.68%) NCIE
11 31 (30.69%) Hyper-V
11 31 (30.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 27 (26.73%) SQL
13 26 (25.74%) vSphere
14 25 (24.75%) Active Directory
15 24 (23.76%) SQL Server
15 24 (23.76%) NCDA
16 23 (22.77%) Symantec
17 22 (21.78%) HP
18 20 (19.80%) Windows Server 2008
18 20 (19.80%) MS Excel
18 20 (19.80%) MS Exchange
19 17 (16.83%) Windows Server 2003
19 17 (16.83%) IIS
19 17 (16.83%) XenApp
19 17 (16.83%) XenDesktop
19 17 (16.83%) Windows 2000 Server
20 16 (15.84%) IBM
20 16 (15.84%) CommVault
21 15 (14.85%) SAN

FlexPod
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 20 (19.80%) MS Exchange
2 17 (16.83%) IIS
3 15 (14.85%) Lync
4 8 (7.92%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (6.93%) WebLogic
5 7 (6.93%) SharePoint
5 7 (6.93%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (6.93%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (6.93%) SharePoint Server
5 7 (6.93%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.99%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 20 (19.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.90%) SaaS
2 3 (2.97%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.99%) Office 365
3 1 (0.99%) PaaS
3 1 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.99%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.99%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (32.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 15 (14.85%) SAN
3 10 (9.90%) Cisco IOS
4 8 (7.92%) LAN
4 8 (7.92%) WAN
4 8 (7.92%) DHCP
4 8 (7.92%) DNS
4 8 (7.92%) Firewall
5 4 (3.96%) WAAS
6 2 (1.98%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.99%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (23.76%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.93%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (6.93%) DB2
2 7 (6.93%) RDBMS
2 7 (6.93%) Oracle Database
2 7 (6.93%) Relational Database
2 7 (6.93%) Oracle Exadata
2 7 (6.93%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (2.97%) Electronics
1 3 (2.97%) Telecoms
1 3 (2.97%) Finance
1 3 (2.97%) Aerospace
2 2 (1.98%) Military
3 1 (0.99%) Marketing
3 1 (0.99%) Retail
3 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 46 (45.54%) Consultant
2 21 (20.79%) FlexPod Consultant
3 18 (17.82%) Architect
4 14 (13.86%) Senior Consultant
4 14 (13.86%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 13 (12.87%) Analyst
6 12 (11.88%) Infrastructure Manager
6 12 (11.88%) Solutions Architect
7 11 (10.89%) Storage Consultant
7 11 (10.89%) VMware Consultant
8 10 (9.90%) Technical Analyst
9 8 (7.92%) Project Manager
9 8 (7.92%) Support Analyst
9 8 (7.92%) Technical Support
9 8 (7.92%) Technical Support Analyst
10 7 (6.93%) Server Engineer
10 7 (6.93%) Server Support Engineer
10 7 (6.93%) Wintel Support
10 7 (6.93%) Server Support
10 7 (6.93%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.93%) Middleware
1 7 (6.93%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (0.99%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.93%) CLARiiON
1 7 (6.93%) Client/Server
1 7 (6.93%) Thin Client
1 7 (6.93%) Fat Client
2 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (0.99%) FMCG
2 1 (0.99%) PKI
2 1 (0.99%) E-Learning
2 1 (0.99%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 35 (34.65%) Windows
2 20 (19.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (16.83%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (16.83%) Windows 2000 Server
4 10 (9.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (7.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (7.92%) Linux
6 7 (6.93%) SUSE
6 7 (6.93%) AIX
6 7 (6.93%) HPUX
6 7 (6.93%) Solaris
6 7 (6.93%) OS/400
6 7 (6.93%) zOS
7 2 (1.98%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.99%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (8.91%) Change Management
1 9 (8.91%) Migration
1 9 (8.91%) Business Continuity
1 9 (8.91%) Time Management
2 8 (7.92%) Problem Management
2 8 (7.92%) Incident Management
2 8 (7.92%) Project Management
3 7 (6.93%) Infrastructure Management
4 6 (5.94%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (2.97%) Data Management
5 3 (2.97%) Network Design
6 2 (1.98%) Service Delivery
6 2 (1.98%) Information Management
6 2 (1.98%) Communications Security
7 1 (0.99%) Load Balancing
7 1 (0.99%) Business Development
7 1 (0.99%) Use Case
7 1 (0.99%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (0.99%) Supplier Management
7 1 (0.99%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (26.73%) SQL
2 1 (0.99%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (31.68%) NCIE
2 31 (30.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 24 (23.76%) NCDA
4 14 (13.86%) VTSP
5 11 (10.89%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (9.90%) VCDX
6 10 (9.90%) VCAP
6 10 (9.90%) MCITP
7 8 (7.92%) VCP5
7 8 (7.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (7.92%) MCSE
8 6 (5.94%) CCA
8 6 (5.94%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (3.96%) CCEE
10 3 (2.97%) CCNP
11 2 (1.98%) CCNA
11 2 (1.98%) CCIE
12 1 (0.99%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.92%) SLA
System Software
1 63 (62.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (30.69%) Hyper-V
3 26 (25.74%) vSphere
4 25 (24.75%) Active Directory
5 17 (16.83%) XenApp
5 17 (16.83%) XenDesktop
6 9 (8.91%) VMware ESX
7 8 (7.92%) vCloud
8 7 (6.93%) KVM
9 2 (1.98%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (7.92%) Legato
2 7 (6.93%) Tivoli
2 7 (6.93%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 7 (6.93%) EMC NetWorker
3 6 (5.94%) SCCM
3 6 (5.94%) NetBackup
4 5 (4.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.99%) SCOM
Vendors
1 86 (85.15%) NetApp
2 85 (84.16%) VMware
3 77 (76.24%) Cisco
4 58 (57.43%) Citrix
5 50 (49.50%) Microsoft
6 41 (40.59%) EMC
7 23 (22.77%) Symantec
8 22 (21.78%) HP
9 16 (15.84%) IBM
9 16 (15.84%) CommVault
10 9 (8.91%) Juniper
11 8 (7.92%) Dell
11 8 (7.92%) CheckPoint
11 8 (7.92%) Red Hat
12 7 (6.93%) Brocade
12 7 (6.93%) Oracle
12 7 (6.93%) BMC
12 7 (6.93%) CA
12 7 (6.93%) 3PAR
12 7 (6.93%) SolarWinds
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Salary: £60k - 100k per year
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
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