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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FlexPod over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco/NetApp FlexPod
UK / England
Rank 809 872 856
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -16
Permanent jobs citing FlexPod 31 46 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.039% 0.050% 0.077%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.096% 0.12% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 24 40 50
Median salary £52,750 £62,500 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.60% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,031 £50,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £62,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +35.13%

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
32155 39490 40125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.69% 42.77% 40.80%
Number of salaries quoted 26397 32150 32782
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

FlexPod
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing FlexPod as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 January 2017.

FlexPod Salary Histogram in England

FlexPod
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FlexPod within the England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +54 11 £75,000 +20.00%
East Midlands - 6 £45,000 -
London +45 5 £70,000 +3.70%
North West -13 5 £50,250 +16.86%
West Midlands - 3 - -
South West - 1 £60,000 -
FlexPod
UK

FlexPod
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing FlexPod also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for FlexPod.

1 56 (84.85%) Cisco
2 31 (46.97%) VMware
3 28 (42.42%) Hyper-V
4 26 (39.39%) PCI DSS
4 26 (39.39%) NetApp
5 24 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
6 23 (34.85%) Data Centre
7 22 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 20 (30.30%) Active Directory
8 20 (30.30%) Amazon AWS
8 20 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
9 19 (28.79%) PowerShell
9 19 (28.79%) Hybrid Cloud
10 18 (27.27%) VCDX
10 18 (27.27%) Nimsoft
10 18 (27.27%) vCloud
11 16 (24.24%) DNS
11 16 (24.24%) Citrix
12 15 (22.73%) ITIL
12 15 (22.73%) Presales
12 15 (22.73%) Converged Infrastructure
13 14 (21.21%) MS Excel
13 14 (21.21%) vSphere
14 13 (19.70%) Ruby
14 13 (19.70%) Python
14 13 (19.70%) Perl
14 13 (19.70%) VCE vBlock
14 13 (19.70%) VSAN
14 13 (19.70%) Docker
15 12 (18.18%) Ansible

FlexPod
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (18.18%) OpenStack
2 7 (10.61%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.06%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.52%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (21.21%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 24 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (30.30%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (18.18%) IBM Cloud
3 12 (18.18%) SoftLayer
4 5 (7.58%) Office 365
5 1 (1.52%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 16 (24.24%) DNS
2 13 (19.70%) VSAN
3 12 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (15.15%) LAN
4 10 (15.15%) WAN
5 9 (13.64%) SAN
5 9 (13.64%) VLAN
6 6 (9.09%) Firewall
6 6 (9.09%) Network Security
6 6 (9.09%) Wireless
7 4 (6.06%) DHCP
7 4 (6.06%) MPLS
7 4 (6.06%) VoIP
8 3 (4.55%) NAS
8 3 (4.55%) VPN
9 2 (3.03%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (3.03%) Internet
9 2 (3.03%) LDAP
10 1 (1.52%) Broadband
10 1 (1.52%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.12%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 12 (18.18%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.52%) Banking
2 1 (1.52%) Finance
2 1 (1.52%) Retail
2 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (57.58%) Architect
2 22 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
3 10 (15.15%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (10.61%) Automation Architect
5 6 (9.09%) Citrix Architect
5 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
5 6 (9.09%) VMware Architect
6 5 (7.58%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (6.06%) Citrix Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Data Centre Manager
7 4 (6.06%) Data Manager
7 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Network Architect
7 4 (6.06%) SCCM Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Storage Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) NetApp Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Presales Solution Architect
8 3 (4.55%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (34.85%) Data Centre
2 19 (28.79%) Hybrid Cloud
3 13 (19.70%) VCE vBlock
4 8 (12.12%) Private Cloud
5 7 (10.61%) Public Cloud
6 4 (6.06%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.52%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (1.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.09%) Windows
2 4 (6.06%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.55%) Data ONTAP
3 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.73%) Converged Infrastructure
1 15 (22.73%) ITIL
1 15 (22.73%) Presales
2 12 (18.18%) Demand Management
3 10 (15.15%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 9 (13.64%) Service Delivery
5 6 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 6 (9.09%) DevOps
5 6 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (9.09%) Load Balancing
6 5 (7.58%) Capacity Management
6 5 (7.58%) High Availability
6 5 (7.58%) Matrix Management
6 5 (7.58%) TOGAF
7 4 (6.06%) Application Packaging
7 4 (6.06%) Incident Management
7 4 (6.06%) ITIL V3
7 4 (6.06%) Matrix Organization
7 4 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (6.06%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (28.79%) PowerShell
2 13 (19.70%) Perl
2 13 (19.70%) Python
2 13 (19.70%) Ruby
3 6 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (1.52%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (27.27%) VCDX
2 9 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (10.61%) CCIE
4 4 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (4.55%) NCDA
5 3 (4.55%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.55%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.03%) CCNA
6 2 (3.03%) NCIE
6 2 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.52%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (39.39%) PCI DSS
2 9 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (42.42%) Hyper-V
2 20 (30.30%) Active Directory
2 20 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (27.27%) vCloud
4 14 (21.21%) vSphere
5 13 (19.70%) Docker
6 6 (9.09%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (6.06%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (6.06%) XenApp
8 1 (1.52%) NFS
8 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.52%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.52%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (18.18%) Ansible
1 12 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (18.18%) Puppet
2 11 (16.67%) SCCM
3 10 (15.15%) vRealize
4 5 (7.58%) SCOM
5 1 (1.52%) Nagios
5 1 (1.52%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 56 (84.85%) Cisco
2 31 (46.97%) VMware
3 26 (39.39%) NetApp
4 22 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 18 (27.27%) Nimsoft
6 16 (24.24%) Citrix
7 10 (15.15%) AppSense
8 9 (13.64%) EMC
9 8 (12.12%) HP
9 8 (12.12%) Juniper
9 8 (12.12%) Veeam
10 7 (10.61%) CheckPoint
10 7 (10.61%) F5
10 7 (10.61%) Palo Alto
11 6 (9.09%) Symantec
12 5 (7.58%) Meraki
13 2 (3.03%) SolarWinds
14 1 (1.52%) 3PAR
14 1 (1.52%) Brocade
14 1 (1.52%) Sun