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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco/NetApp FlexPod
Rank 874 847 914
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +67
Permanent jobs citing FlexPod 31 87 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.032% 0.084% 0.040%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.076% 0.21% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 24 59 40
Median salary £57,500 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +9.09%
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
40844 41867 46550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 42.55% 40.64% 41.78%
Number of salaries quoted 33433 33318 37233
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 5 May 2016.

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 5 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London -10 16 £61,250 -2.00%
South West +1 5 £45,000 -35.71%
South East +14 4 £50,000 -25.92%
North West -10 3 £35,000 -6.66%
Yorkshire +8 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £67,500 -
FlexPod
UK

FlexPod
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 68 (89.47%) Cisco
2 65 (85.53%) VMware
3 55 (72.37%) NetApp
4 43 (56.58%) Cisco Nexus
5 42 (55.26%) VMware Infrastructure
6 39 (51.32%) vSphere
7 34 (44.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 25 (32.89%) Data Centre
9 23 (30.26%) Microsoft
10 21 (27.63%) Presales
11 19 (25.00%) Hyper-V
11 19 (25.00%) Data ONTAP
12 18 (23.68%) NCDA
12 18 (23.68%) NCIE
13 17 (22.37%) vCloud
13 17 (22.37%) Citrix
13 17 (22.37%) Cisco Certification
14 16 (21.05%) Converged Infrastructure
15 15 (19.74%) vRealize
16 14 (18.42%) ITIL
16 14 (18.42%) Windows
17 13 (17.11%) MS Excel
18 12 (15.79%) HP
18 12 (15.79%) SAN
18 12 (15.79%) SLA
19 11 (14.47%) Juniper
19 11 (14.47%) VCAP
20 10 (13.16%) F5
20 10 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
20 10 (13.16%) Windows Server

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 6 (7.89%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.58%) IIS
3 4 (5.26%) OpenStack
4 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.95%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.95%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.32%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (17.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.32%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (9.21%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.26%) SoftLayer
4 1 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 43 (56.58%) Cisco Nexus
2 12 (15.79%) SAN
3 9 (11.84%) Firewall
4 6 (7.89%) FCoE
4 6 (7.89%) Fibre Channel
5 5 (6.58%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (6.58%) DNS
5 5 (6.58%) Ethernet
6 3 (3.95%) Unified Communications
6 3 (3.95%) WAN
7 2 (2.63%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (2.63%) LAN
7 2 (2.63%) Network Security
8 1 (1.32%) DHCP
8 1 (1.32%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.32%) Skype
8 1 (1.32%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.95%) SQL Server
1 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (26.32%) Consultant
2 19 (25.00%) Architect
3 14 (18.42%) VMware Engineer
4 13 (17.11%) Support Engineer
5 10 (13.16%) FlexPod Engineer
5 10 (13.16%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (10.53%) FlexPod Consultant
6 8 (10.53%) Presales Consultant
6 8 (10.53%) VMware Support Engineer
7 7 (9.21%) NetApp Consultant
7 7 (9.21%) NetApp Engineer
8 6 (7.89%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 6 (7.89%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (7.89%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (7.89%) Storage Architect
8 6 (7.89%) Storage Solutions Architect
8 6 (7.89%) VMware Consultant
9 5 (6.58%) Enterprise Architect
9 5 (6.58%) Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (6.58%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 25 (32.89%) Data Centre
2 9 (11.84%) Hybrid Cloud
3 8 (10.53%) VCE vBlock
4 6 (7.89%) Driving Licence
5 5 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.58%) Computer Science
5 5 (6.58%) e-Health
5 5 (6.58%) Management Information System
6 4 (5.26%) Enterprise Cloud
7 3 (3.95%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.32%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.00%) Data ONTAP
2 14 (18.42%) Windows
3 10 (13.16%) Windows Server
4 6 (7.89%) Linux
4 6 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (5.26%) Windows 7
6 4 (5.26%) Windows 8
6 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.63%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (27.63%) Presales
2 16 (21.05%) Converged Infrastructure
3 14 (18.42%) ITIL
4 7 (9.21%) Customer Engagement
4 7 (9.21%) Risk Analysis
4 7 (9.21%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (7.89%) Change Management
5 6 (7.89%) Mentoring
5 6 (7.89%) Project Management
6 5 (6.58%) Coaching
6 5 (6.58%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (6.58%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (6.58%) People Management
6 5 (6.58%) SOA
6 5 (6.58%) Time Management
7 3 (3.95%) Capacity Management
7 3 (3.95%) ITIL V2
7 3 (3.95%) Migration
7 3 (3.95%) Resource Management
7 3 (3.95%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.16%) SQL
2 3 (3.95%) C
Qualifications
1 34 (44.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 18 (23.68%) NCDA
2 18 (23.68%) NCIE
3 17 (22.37%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (14.47%) VCAP
5 10 (13.16%) CCIE
6 8 (10.53%) VCP5
6 8 (10.53%) VCP6
7 6 (7.89%) CCNA
8 5 (6.58%) Degree
8 5 (6.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 5 (6.58%) MCTS
8 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (6.58%) Security Cleared
9 4 (5.26%) VCDX
10 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.79%) SLA
2 9 (11.84%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (55.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (51.32%) vSphere
3 19 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 17 (22.37%) vCloud
5 10 (13.16%) Active Directory
6 8 (10.53%) XenApp
7 7 (9.21%) XenDesktop
8 5 (6.58%) XenServer
9 2 (2.63%) Xen
10 1 (1.32%) NFS
Systems Management
1 15 (19.74%) vRealize
2 6 (7.89%) SCCM
3 4 (5.26%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (5.26%) SCOM
4 3 (3.95%) SCOrch
5 2 (2.63%) Legato
6 1 (1.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 68 (89.47%) Cisco
2 65 (85.53%) VMware
3 55 (72.37%) NetApp
4 23 (30.26%) Microsoft
5 17 (22.37%) Citrix
6 12 (15.79%) HP
7 11 (14.47%) Juniper
8 10 (13.16%) CheckPoint
8 10 (13.16%) F5
8 10 (13.16%) Palo Alto
9 9 (11.84%) CommVault
9 9 (11.84%) Veeam
10 7 (9.21%) Dell
10 7 (9.21%) Dell Compellent
10 7 (9.21%) Nimble Storage
11 5 (6.58%) CA
11 5 (6.58%) IBM
11 5 (6.58%) Oracle
11 5 (6.58%) Symantec
12 4 (5.26%) Intel Security