The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of PlateSpin products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PlateSpin over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within PlateSpin Ltd.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PlateSpin
Rank 630 619 626
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Permanent jobs citing PlateSpin 4 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.024% 0.008%
As % of the Vendors category 0.019% 0.052% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 4
Average salary £60,125 £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.52% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
- -15.38%
PlateSpin
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
21010 21294 22280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 47.78% 47.20% 46.87%
Number of salaries quoted 17771 17403 18827
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

PlateSpin
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

PlateSpin Jobs Demand Trend in London

PlateSpin
Salary Trend in London

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

PlateSpin Salary Trend in London

PlateSpin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing PlateSpin 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 PlateSpin.

1 26 (100.00%) VMware
1 26 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (96.15%) Microsoft
3 22 (84.62%) vSphere
3 22 (84.62%) VMware ESX
4 21 (80.77%) SAN
5 15 (57.69%) Migration
6 13 (50.00%) Veeam
6 13 (50.00%) Citrix
7 12 (46.15%) NetApp
7 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
7 12 (46.15%) HP
7 12 (46.15%) ITIL
7 12 (46.15%) LAN
7 12 (46.15%) WAN
7 12 (46.15%) DHCP
7 12 (46.15%) TCP/IP
7 12 (46.15%) VPN
7 12 (46.15%) DNS
7 12 (46.15%) Hyper-V
7 12 (46.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 12 (46.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 10 (38.46%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (38.46%) IaaS
8 10 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
8 10 (38.46%) Windows
8 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
8 10 (38.46%) Web Services
8 10 (38.46%) Cisco
9 9 (34.62%) Dell

PlateSpin
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing PlateSpin 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 PlateSpin. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
1 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2003
1 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.85%) Apache
2 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.85%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (38.46%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (80.77%) SAN
2 12 (46.15%) LAN
2 12 (46.15%) WAN
2 12 (46.15%) DHCP
2 12 (46.15%) TCP/IP
2 12 (46.15%) VPN
2 12 (46.15%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 9 (34.62%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (34.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.85%) MariaDB
3 1 (3.85%) DB2
3 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (3.85%) Bugzilla
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Consultant
2 11 (42.31%) VMware Consultant
3 8 (30.77%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 6 (23.08%) Senior Consultant
4 6 (23.08%) Senior VMware Consultant
5 4 (15.38%) Backup Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Data Centre Consultant
6 3 (11.54%) Data Consultant
6 3 (11.54%) Solutions Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) VMware Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) Web Services
2 1 (3.85%) XML
2 1 (3.85%) VXML
2 1 (3.85%) Django
2 1 (3.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Debian
3 1 (3.85%) Fedora
3 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.85%) CentOS
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Migration
2 12 (46.15%) ITIL
3 3 (11.54%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (3.85%) DevOps
4 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) Java
1 1 (3.85%) Perl
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
1 1 (3.85%) Python
1 1 (3.85%) Ruby
1 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 26 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (84.62%) VMware ESX
2 22 (84.62%) vSphere
3 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 12 (46.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 12 (46.15%) Hyper-V
4 10 (38.46%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (34.62%) XenApp
5 9 (34.62%) XenServer
5 9 (34.62%) XenDesktop
6 3 (11.54%) Xen
7 1 (3.85%) vCloud
7 1 (3.85%) KVM
7 1 (3.85%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Tivoli
1 3 (11.54%) XenMobile
2 1 (3.85%) Nagios
2 1 (3.85%) Puppet
2 1 (3.85%) CFEngine
2 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) VMware
2 25 (96.15%) Microsoft
3 13 (50.00%) Citrix
3 13 (50.00%) Veeam
4 12 (46.15%) NetApp
4 12 (46.15%) HP
5 10 (38.46%) Cisco
6 9 (34.62%) Dell
6 9 (34.62%) CommVault
6 9 (34.62%) FalconStor
7 6 (23.08%) 3PAR
8 3 (11.54%) BMC
9 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
9 1 (3.85%) Oracle