The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term FlexPod in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside 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 Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco/NetApp FlexPod
Rank 72 - 78
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing FlexPod 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.15% - 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% - 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £80,000 - £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £60,000 £68,750
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -12.72%
Miscellaneous Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
215 152 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 32.38% 31.60% 32.21%
Number of salaries quoted 185 125 162
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -16.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
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 Merseyside

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

FlexPod Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

FlexPod
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

FlexPod Salary Trend in Merseyside

FlexPod
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FlexPod within the Merseyside 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
Liverpool - 1 £80,000 -
FlexPod
North West

FlexPod
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) NetApp
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) NCDA
1 6 (100.00%) NCIE
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) EMC
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) CCA
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (33.33%) CCEA
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) XenApp
4 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
4 2 (33.33%) vSphere
4 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (33.33%) CCEE
4 2 (33.33%) CCIA
4 2 (33.33%) NetScaler
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (16.67%) vCloud
5 1 (16.67%) VCP5
5 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) CommVault
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) Dell

FlexPod
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
1 2 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) Sales Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) FlexPod Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Implementation Consultant
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) NCDA
1 6 (100.00%) NCIE
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (33.33%) CCA
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (33.33%) CCEA
3 2 (33.33%) CCEE
3 2 (33.33%) CCIA
4 1 (16.67%) VCP5
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) XenApp
2 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 2 (33.33%) vSphere
2 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (16.67%) vCloud
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) NetApp
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) EMC
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) CommVault
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) IBM