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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco/NetApp FlexPod
Rank 824 840 712
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -128
Permanent jobs citing FlexPod 54 57 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.053% 0.052% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.13% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 37 47 127
Average salary £47,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.39% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-17.39% +4.54%
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
41535 43201 41409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.62% 39.51% 40.69%
Number of salaries quoted 33275 34237 33636
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
South East +8 26 £47,500 -17.39% 6
North West +3 15 £50,000 +37.93%
London +24 10 £68,750 +7.84%
Yorkshire 0 3 £35,000 -48.14%
FlexPod
UK

FlexPod
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 117 (81.25%) Cisco
2 111 (77.08%) NetApp
3 102 (70.83%) VMware
4 85 (59.03%) Data Centre
5 71 (49.31%) VMware Infrastructure
6 70 (48.61%) Windows
7 68 (47.22%) Microsoft
8 65 (45.14%) Cisco Nexus
9 60 (41.67%) SAN
10 59 (40.97%) Hyper-V
11 47 (32.64%) Linux
12 43 (29.86%) ITIL
13 41 (28.47%) IBM
14 40 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
15 39 (27.08%) HP
16 37 (25.69%) Mentoring
17 36 (25.00%) Coaching
17 36 (25.00%) CA
18 35 (24.31%) NCDA
19 34 (23.61%) vSphere
20 32 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 32 (22.22%) CheckPoint
20 32 (22.22%) Juniper
20 32 (22.22%) Data ONTAP
21 31 (21.53%) Business Continuity
22 30 (20.83%) CCNP
22 30 (20.83%) Converged Infrastructure
23 29 (20.14%) Infrastructure Management
23 29 (20.14%) Symantec
24 28 (19.44%) Capacity Management

FlexPod
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 24 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 24 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 12 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 6 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.08%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.69%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (16.67%) IBM PureFlex
2 2 (1.39%) PaaS
2 2 (1.39%) IaaS
3 1 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (45.14%) Cisco Nexus
2 60 (41.67%) SAN
3 23 (15.97%) Cisco ASA
3 23 (15.97%) Firewall
4 21 (14.58%) DNS
4 21 (14.58%) DHCP
5 15 (10.42%) FCoE
6 12 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
6 12 (8.33%) Ethernet
7 11 (7.64%) VLAN
8 9 (6.25%) Network Security
8 9 (6.25%) WAN
9 8 (5.56%) LAN
10 7 (4.86%) VoIP
10 7 (4.86%) NetScaler
11 5 (3.47%) Unified Communications
11 5 (3.47%) TCP/IP
11 5 (3.47%) BGP
12 4 (2.78%) HTTP
12 4 (2.78%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 24 (16.67%) DB2
2 24 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 24 (16.67%) Oracle Exadata
2 24 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 24 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 11 (7.64%) Finance
2 6 (4.17%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.17%) Legal
3 3 (2.08%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.08%) Marketing
3 3 (2.08%) Electronics
4 2 (1.39%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.69%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 48 (33.33%) Architect
2 32 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
3 25 (17.36%) Infrastructure Architect
4 24 (16.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 20 (13.89%) Support Engineer
6 18 (12.50%) NetApp Engineer
7 13 (9.03%) Network Engineer
8 11 (7.64%) Consultant
9 9 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
9 9 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 8 (5.56%) Technical Design Authority
11 7 (4.86%) Analyst
12 6 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 6 (4.17%) Storage Specialist
12 6 (4.17%) Server Specialist
12 6 (4.17%) FlexPod Specialist
13 5 (3.47%) NetApp Consultant
13 5 (3.47%) FlexPod Engineer
13 5 (3.47%) Data Centre Engineer
13 5 (3.47%) Virtualisation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
1 24 (16.67%) Middleware
1 24 (16.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (1.39%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 85 (59.03%) Data Centre
2 19 (13.19%) Enterprise Cloud
3 12 (8.33%) e-Health
4 11 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (6.25%) Private Cloud
6 3 (2.08%) DTV
6 3 (2.08%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.39%) Clustering
7 2 (1.39%) EqualLogic
7 2 (1.39%) EMC VNX
7 2 (1.39%) EMC VNXe
8 1 (0.69%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 70 (48.61%) Windows
2 47 (32.64%) Linux
3 32 (22.22%) Data ONTAP
4 26 (18.06%) Solaris
5 25 (17.36%) AIX
5 25 (17.36%) HPUX
5 25 (17.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 24 (16.67%) SUSE
6 24 (16.67%) OS/400
6 24 (16.67%) zOS
7 12 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (6.94%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (4.86%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (3.47%) UNIX
11 1 (0.69%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (29.86%) ITIL
2 37 (25.69%) Mentoring
3 36 (25.00%) Coaching
4 31 (21.53%) Business Continuity
5 30 (20.83%) Converged Infrastructure
6 29 (20.14%) Infrastructure Management
7 28 (19.44%) Capacity Management
8 19 (13.19%) Root Cause Analysis
9 16 (11.11%) Problem Management
10 15 (10.42%) Risk Analysis
10 15 (10.42%) Time Management
11 12 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (8.33%) Service Delivery
12 11 (7.64%) Service Management
13 10 (6.94%) Change Management
14 6 (4.17%) Migration
15 5 (3.47%) Continuous Improvement
15 5 (3.47%) Operations Management
16 4 (2.78%) Load Balancing
16 4 (2.78%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.78%) C
2 2 (1.39%) SQL
3 1 (0.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 40 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (24.31%) NCDA
3 32 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 30 (20.83%) CCNP
5 24 (16.67%) NCIE
6 18 (12.50%) Security Cleared
7 17 (11.81%) CCNA
7 17 (11.81%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (9.03%) MCSE
8 13 (9.03%) VCP5
8 13 (9.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 11 (7.64%) CCIE
10 10 (6.94%) CCDP
11 8 (5.56%) Degree
12 4 (2.78%) SC Cleared
12 4 (2.78%) MCTS
13 2 (1.39%) HP ASE
13 2 (1.39%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (17.36%) SLA
2 12 (8.33%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.78%) COBIT
System Software
1 71 (49.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 59 (40.97%) Hyper-V
3 34 (23.61%) vSphere
4 24 (16.67%) KVM
5 13 (9.03%) Active Directory
6 10 (6.94%) XenApp
7 7 (4.86%) vCloud
8 6 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (2.08%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.39%) Firmware
11 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 24 (16.67%) Tivoli
2 17 (11.81%) SCOM
3 5 (3.47%) WSUS
4 3 (2.08%) SCCM
5 1 (0.69%) Legato
Vendors
1 117 (81.25%) Cisco
2 111 (77.08%) NetApp
3 102 (70.83%) VMware
4 68 (47.22%) Microsoft
5 41 (28.47%) IBM
6 39 (27.08%) HP
7 36 (25.00%) CA
8 32 (22.22%) Juniper
8 32 (22.22%) CheckPoint
9 29 (20.14%) Symantec
10 26 (18.06%) EMC
11 25 (17.36%) Citrix
11 25 (17.36%) Red Hat
12 24 (16.67%) BMC
12 24 (16.67%) Oracle
12 24 (16.67%) Brocade
13 12 (8.33%) F5
14 5 (3.47%) IronPort
14 5 (3.47%) Blue Coat
14 5 (3.47%) Websense
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