The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FlexPod in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FlexPod over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco/NetApp FlexPod
Rank - 152 138
Permanent jobs citing FlexPod 0 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - 0.12% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.32% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 8
Median salary - £67,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +22.72%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +9.09%
FlexPod
Berkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
770 924 972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 40.42% 37.36% 39.62%
Number of salaries quoted 654 603 685
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

FlexPod
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

FlexPod Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

FlexPod
Salary Trend in Reading

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

FlexPod Salary Trend in Reading

FlexPod
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, 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 Reading region with a requirement for FlexPod.

1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (75.00%) Operations Management
2 3 (75.00%) vCloud
2 3 (75.00%) Converged Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Presales
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) vRealize
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) CA
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) e-Health
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence

FlexPod
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (25.00%) FCoE
1 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Presales Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Presales Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (25.00%) e-Health
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Data ONTAP
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Converged Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) Operations Management
1 3 (75.00%) Presales
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) vCloud
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) CA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp