The first 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco/NetApp FlexPod
Rank 168 188 160
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -28
Permanent jobs citing FlexPod 18 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.44% 0.024% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.79% 0.085% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 6
Average salary £62,500 £57,500 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -6.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £57,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £60,000 £68,750
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -12.72%
Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1004 1170 929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 24.81% 28.52% 24.76%
Number of salaries quoted 798 1029 780
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
FlexPod
North West

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 April 2014.

FlexPod Salary Histogram in Manchester

FlexPod
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FlexPod within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Altrincham - 2 - -
Stockport - 2 - -
FlexPod
North West

FlexPod
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 19 (100.00%) NetApp
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
3 13 (68.42%) Citrix
3 13 (68.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (57.89%) Cisco
4 11 (57.89%) HP
5 8 (42.11%) Hyper-V
5 8 (42.11%) EMC
6 7 (36.84%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (31.58%) IBM
8 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
8 5 (26.32%) SQL
8 5 (26.32%) Migration
8 5 (26.32%) XenApp
8 5 (26.32%) XenDesktop
8 5 (26.32%) SCCM
9 4 (21.05%) Problem Management
9 4 (21.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (21.05%) MCITP
9 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
9 4 (21.05%) Project Management
9 4 (21.05%) Change Management
9 4 (21.05%) MCSE
9 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
9 4 (21.05%) SLA
9 4 (21.05%) Dell
9 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (21.05%) NCIE
9 4 (21.05%) Lync

FlexPod
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
1 4 (21.05%) Lync
1 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
2 2 (10.53%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (10.53%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Exadata
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
1 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
1 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.53%) DB2
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Architect
2 7 (36.84%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (26.32%) Consultant
4 4 (21.05%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 4 (21.05%) Project Manager
4 4 (21.05%) Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) FlexPod Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Support
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Principal Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Virtualisation Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Architect
6 1 (5.26%) VMware Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Principal Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (10.53%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (10.53%) zOS
1 2 (10.53%) OS/400
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) AIX
1 2 (10.53%) HPUX
1 2 (10.53%) Solaris
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
1 2 (10.53%) SUSE
2 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Migration
2 4 (21.05%) Problem Management
2 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
2 4 (21.05%) Project Management
2 4 (21.05%) Change Management
3 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (21.05%) MCITP
1 4 (21.05%) MCSE
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (21.05%) NCIE
1 4 (21.05%) VCP5
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (68.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (42.11%) Hyper-V
3 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
3 5 (26.32%) XenApp
3 5 (26.32%) XenDesktop
4 3 (15.79%) vSphere
4 3 (15.79%) vCloud
5 2 (10.53%) KVM
6 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) SCCM
2 2 (10.53%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) NetApp
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
3 13 (68.42%) Citrix
4 11 (57.89%) Cisco
4 11 (57.89%) HP
5 8 (42.11%) EMC
6 6 (31.58%) IBM
7 4 (21.05%) Dell
7 4 (21.05%) 3PAR
8 2 (10.53%) Juniper
8 2 (10.53%) BMC
8 2 (10.53%) CA
8 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
8 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
8 2 (10.53%) Symantec
8 2 (10.53%) Oracle
8 2 (10.53%) Brocade
9 1 (5.26%) CommVault
Manchester, Lancashire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago