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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco/NetApp FlexPod
Rank 628 620 650
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +30
Permanent jobs citing FlexPod 17 33 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.042% 0.079% 0.007%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.088% 0.17% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 15 25 2
Average salary £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,000 £56,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,300 £70,000 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £40,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -33.33%
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
19337 18997 20002
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 47.29% 45.71% 46.22%
Number of salaries quoted 16088 15633 15856
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FlexPod across the London region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

FlexPod Salary Histogram in London

FlexPod
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FlexPod within the London region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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
City of London +37 9 £67,500 +8.00% 3
Uxbridge - 1 £70,500 -
FlexPod
England

FlexPod
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 19 (82.61%) Cisco
2 14 (60.87%) VMware
3 13 (56.52%) Cisco Nexus
3 13 (56.52%) Converged Infrastructure
4 12 (52.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (43.48%) vSphere
5 10 (43.48%) vCloud
6 9 (39.13%) NetApp
7 8 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (34.78%) VCE vBlock
8 7 (30.43%) Juniper
8 7 (30.43%) CheckPoint
8 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
8 7 (30.43%) CCIE
8 7 (30.43%) F5
8 7 (30.43%) Data Centre
8 7 (30.43%) Palo Alto
8 7 (30.43%) Presales
9 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (21.74%) Hyper-V
10 5 (21.74%) NCIE
10 5 (21.74%) VCAP
10 5 (21.74%) OpenStack
10 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
10 5 (21.74%) DNS
10 5 (21.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (21.74%) vRealize
10 5 (21.74%) SoftLayer
10 5 (21.74%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (21.74%) VCDX

FlexPod
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (21.74%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (21.74%) SoftLayer
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (56.52%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (21.74%) DNS
3 2 (8.70%) Unified Communications
4 1 (4.35%) SAN
General
1 1 (4.35%) Banking
1 1 (4.35%) Legal
1 1 (4.35%) Retail
1 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Architect
1 7 (30.43%) Consultant
2 6 (26.09%) NetApp Consultant
3 5 (21.74%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Cisco Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) FlexPod Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) VMware Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Junior
5 2 (8.70%) Junior Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Junior Technical Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) NetApp Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Migration Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Platform Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Storage Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Storage Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) VCE vBlock
2 7 (30.43%) Data Centre
3 5 (21.74%) Hybrid Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Converged Infrastructure
2 7 (30.43%) Presales
3 4 (17.39%) Demand Management
4 1 (4.35%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (30.43%) CCIE
3 5 (21.74%) NCIE
3 5 (21.74%) VCAP
3 5 (21.74%) VCDX
3 5 (21.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (8.70%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) PCI DSS
2 3 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (52.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (43.48%) vCloud
2 10 (43.48%) vSphere
3 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
3 5 (21.74%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.35%) XenApp
4 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) vRealize
Vendors
1 19 (82.61%) Cisco
2 14 (60.87%) VMware
3 9 (39.13%) NetApp
4 7 (30.43%) CheckPoint
4 7 (30.43%) F5
4 7 (30.43%) Juniper
4 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
4 7 (30.43%) Palo Alto
5 2 (8.70%) Citrix
6 1 (4.35%) EMC
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