The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FlexPod in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FlexPod over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco/NetApp FlexPod
England / North West
Rank 242 234 231
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Permanent jobs citing FlexPod 5 2 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.083% 0.035% 0.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% 0.095% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 23
Median salary £47,500 £51,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.76% +35.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,700 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £58,300 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +21.21%

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2432 2096 2397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.41% 37.11% 34.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1963 1689 1996
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

FlexPod
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing FlexPod as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

FlexPod Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

FlexPod
Salary Trend in the North West

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

FlexPod Salary Trend in the North West

FlexPod
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FlexPod across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

FlexPod Salary Histogram in the North West

FlexPod
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FlexPod within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -20 3 £47,500 -7.76% 1
Merseyside - 2 £45,000 -
FlexPod
England

FlexPod
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing FlexPod also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for FlexPod.

1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (92.86%) NetApp
3 12 (85.71%) Data Centre
4 11 (78.57%) MS Excel
4 11 (78.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
6 8 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (50.00%) HP
7 7 (50.00%) WAN
7 7 (50.00%) LAN
8 6 (42.86%) Citrix
8 6 (42.86%) Veeam
8 6 (42.86%) VLAN
8 6 (42.86%) Symantec
8 6 (42.86%) Network Security
8 6 (42.86%) AppSense
8 6 (42.86%) Business Continuity
8 6 (42.86%) Virtual Desktop
9 4 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (28.57%) NCDA
9 4 (28.57%) Change Management
10 3 (21.43%) Firewall
10 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (21.43%) EMC
10 3 (21.43%) CCNA
10 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
10 3 (21.43%) Public Cloud
10 3 (21.43%) Presales

FlexPod
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (78.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) LAN
1 7 (50.00%) WAN
2 6 (42.86%) Network Security
2 6 (42.86%) VLAN
3 3 (21.43%) Firewall
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (7.14%) DHCP
5 1 (7.14%) DMVPN
5 1 (7.14%) DMZ
5 1 (7.14%) DNS
5 1 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (7.14%) IPsec
5 1 (7.14%) ISDN
5 1 (7.14%) PSTN
5 1 (7.14%) SSL
5 1 (7.14%) VoIP
5 1 (7.14%) VPN
5 1 (7.14%) Wireless
5 1 (7.14%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Architect
1 8 (57.14%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (42.86%) Citrix Architect
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
2 6 (42.86%) VMware Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) NetApp Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Presales Solution Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Server Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (85.71%) Data Centre
2 3 (21.43%) Private Cloud
2 3 (21.43%) Public Cloud
3 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Data ONTAP
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (42.86%) Business Continuity
3 4 (28.57%) Change Management
4 3 (21.43%) DevOps
4 3 (21.43%) Presales
5 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (7.14%) Coaching
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
6 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) NCDA
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (21.43%) CCNA
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (14.29%) MCITP
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (14.29%) NCIE
4 1 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (42.86%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (14.29%) vSphere
4 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
4 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (92.86%) NetApp
3 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 7 (50.00%) HP
5 6 (42.86%) AppSense
5 6 (42.86%) Citrix
5 6 (42.86%) Symantec
5 6 (42.86%) Veeam
6 3 (21.43%) EMC
7 1 (7.14%) Brocade
7 1 (7.14%) Meraki
7 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
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