The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FlexPod in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FlexPod over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco/NetApp FlexPod
Rank 620 615 612
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Permanent jobs citing FlexPod 2 19 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.005% 0.041% 0.045%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.010% 0.093% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 19
Average salary £50,000 £62,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-30.76% +18.18%
FlexPod
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
20565 20502 20879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.59% 44.18% 47.39%
Number of salaries quoted 16904 16521 17011
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

FlexPod
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FlexPod across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

FlexPod Jobs Demand Trend in London

FlexPod
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FlexPod across the London region.

FlexPod Salary Trend in London

FlexPod
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 41 (87.23%) Cisco
2 38 (80.85%) NetApp
3 29 (61.70%) VMware
3 29 (61.70%) Hyper-V
4 25 (53.19%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (51.06%) Cisco Nexus
6 23 (48.94%) CCNP
7 21 (44.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 20 (42.55%) Data Centre
9 18 (38.30%) Microsoft
10 16 (34.04%) NCDA
10 16 (34.04%) NCIE
11 15 (31.91%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (31.91%) Windows
12 13 (27.66%) CCNA
12 13 (27.66%) Time Management
13 12 (25.53%) SCOM
13 12 (25.53%) DHCP
13 12 (25.53%) DNS
13 12 (25.53%) Capacity Management
14 10 (21.28%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (21.28%) MCSE
14 10 (21.28%) CCDP
14 10 (21.28%) Microsoft Certification
14 10 (21.28%) SAN
14 10 (21.28%) Finance
15 6 (12.77%) Citrix
16 5 (10.64%) Converged Infrastructure
16 5 (10.64%) Data ONTAP
16 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Management

FlexPod
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) PaaS
1 2 (4.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (51.06%) Cisco Nexus
2 12 (25.53%) DHCP
2 12 (25.53%) DNS
3 10 (21.28%) SAN
4 3 (6.38%) NetScaler
General
1 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.38%) Marketing
2 3 (6.38%) Electronics
2 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (27.66%) Architect
2 8 (17.02%) Consultant
3 6 (12.77%) FlexPod Specialist
4 5 (10.64%) NetApp Consultant
4 5 (10.64%) Virtualisation Specialist
4 5 (10.64%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (8.51%) Data Centre Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) NetApp Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Design Authority
7 2 (4.26%) FlexPod Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Deployment Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Cisco Architect
8 1 (2.13%) Cisco Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.13%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 20 (42.55%) Data Centre
2 10 (21.28%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.38%) Private Cloud
3 3 (6.38%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.91%) Windows
2 5 (10.64%) Data ONTAP
3 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.66%) Time Management
2 12 (25.53%) Capacity Management
3 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Management
3 5 (10.64%) Converged Infrastructure
4 3 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (6.38%) Programme Management
4 3 (6.38%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (4.26%) Validation
Qualifications
1 25 (53.19%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (48.94%) CCNP
3 21 (44.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 16 (34.04%) NCDA
4 16 (34.04%) NCIE
5 13 (27.66%) CCNA
6 10 (21.28%) CCDP
6 10 (21.28%) MCSE
6 10 (21.28%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (4.26%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (61.70%) Hyper-V
2 15 (31.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.26%) vSphere
3 2 (4.26%) vCloud
4 1 (2.13%) XenApp
4 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 12 (25.53%) SCOM
Vendors
1 41 (87.23%) Cisco
2 38 (80.85%) NetApp
3 29 (61.70%) VMware
4 18 (38.30%) Microsoft
5 6 (12.77%) Citrix
6 5 (10.64%) HP
7 3 (6.38%) SAP
8 2 (4.26%) Juniper
8 2 (4.26%) F5
8 2 (4.26%) CheckPoint
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago