The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FlexPod in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FlexPod over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco/NetApp FlexPod
Rank 179 155 182
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +27
Permanent jobs citing FlexPod 10 23 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.25% 0.61% 0.026%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.79% 2.00% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 6 19 1
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% -37.93%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+13.04% +4.54%
FlexPod
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1272 1150 1270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 31.45% 30.70% 33.62%
Number of salaries quoted 978 960 1073
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

FlexPod
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

FlexPod Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

FlexPod
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

FlexPod Salary Trend in Manchester

FlexPod
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FlexPod across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

FlexPod Salary Histogram in Manchester

FlexPod
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 30 (100.00%) NetApp
1 30 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 18 (60.00%) Citrix
5 14 (46.67%) HP
5 14 (46.67%) Cisco
6 11 (36.67%) IBM
7 10 (33.33%) Change Management
7 10 (33.33%) Incident Management
7 10 (33.33%) Problem Management
8 9 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (30.00%) Hyper-V
8 9 (30.00%) NCIE
9 8 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (26.67%) EMC
10 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (23.33%) MCITP
10 7 (23.33%) SLA
10 7 (23.33%) MCSE
10 7 (23.33%) MS Exchange
10 7 (23.33%) Lync
10 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (23.33%) SaaS
11 6 (20.00%) 3PAR
11 6 (20.00%) Dell
11 6 (20.00%) Project Management
12 5 (16.67%) Juniper
12 5 (16.67%) SAN
12 5 (16.67%) BMC

FlexPod
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 7 (23.33%) MS Exchange
1 7 (23.33%) Lync
1 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 5 (16.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) SAN
1 5 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 5 (16.67%) DB2
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 5 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle Exadata
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Architect
2 10 (33.33%) Analyst
2 10 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
3 8 (26.67%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (20.00%) Project Manager
4 6 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 5 (16.67%) Consultant
5 5 (16.67%) Support Analyst
5 5 (16.67%) Technical Support
5 5 (16.67%) Technical Support Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (6.67%) FlexPod Consultant
8 2 (6.67%) Senior Architect
8 2 (6.67%) VMware Consultant
8 2 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) VMware Architect
8 2 (6.67%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
1 5 (16.67%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) SUSE
1 5 (16.67%) zOS
1 5 (16.67%) OS/400
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
1 5 (16.67%) AIX
1 5 (16.67%) HPUX
1 5 (16.67%) Solaris
1 5 (16.67%) Linux
1 5 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Change Management
1 10 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 10 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 8 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (20.00%) Project Management
4 5 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 5 (16.67%) Coaching
4 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (10.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 9 (30.00%) NCIE
2 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (23.33%) MCITP
2 7 (23.33%) MCSE
3 5 (16.67%) NCDA
4 4 (13.33%) VCP5
5 3 (10.00%) VCAP
6 2 (6.67%) CCA
6 2 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (30.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (16.67%) KVM
4 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (10.00%) vSphere
4 3 (10.00%) XenApp
4 3 (10.00%) XenDesktop
4 3 (10.00%) vCloud
5 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Tivoli
2 3 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) NetApp
1 30 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 18 (60.00%) Citrix
4 14 (46.67%) HP
4 14 (46.67%) Cisco
5 11 (36.67%) IBM
6 8 (26.67%) EMC
7 6 (20.00%) 3PAR
7 6 (20.00%) Dell
8 5 (16.67%) Juniper
8 5 (16.67%) BMC
8 5 (16.67%) CA
8 5 (16.67%) Brocade
8 5 (16.67%) Red Hat
8 5 (16.67%) CheckPoint
8 5 (16.67%) Symantec
8 5 (16.67%) Oracle
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