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

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco/NetApp FlexPod
Rank 132 134 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing FlexPod 7 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.28% 0.23% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.90% 0.80% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 0
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £60,000 £68,750
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -12.72%
Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
775 626 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 31.05% 29.32% 24.42%
Number of salaries quoted 533 468 492
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
FlexPod
Berkshire

FlexPod
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FlexPod across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Reading

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

FlexPod Salary Histogram in Reading

FlexPod
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (84.62%) NetApp
2 11 (84.62%) NCDA
2 11 (84.62%) NCIE
3 10 (76.92%) VMware
3 10 (76.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (69.23%) Citrix
4 9 (69.23%) vSphere
5 8 (61.54%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (46.15%) VCAP
6 6 (46.15%) Windows
7 5 (38.46%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (38.46%) VCDX
7 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (38.46%) Windows 2000 Server
7 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (38.46%) SQL
7 5 (38.46%) IIS
7 5 (38.46%) VTSP
8 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
8 2 (15.38%) XenApp
8 2 (15.38%) IBM
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 2 (15.38%) Dell
8 2 (15.38%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (15.38%) SAN
8 2 (15.38%) CCEE

FlexPod
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 5 (38.46%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (15.38%) SAN
4 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Consultant
2 6 (46.15%) Storage Consultant
3 5 (38.46%) VMware Consultant
3 5 (38.46%) FlexPod Consultant
4 3 (23.08%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) Data Centre Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) Cloud Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Data Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) Implementation Consultant
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (38.46%) Windows 2000 Server
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) NCDA
1 11 (84.62%) NCIE
2 10 (76.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (46.15%) VCAP
4 5 (38.46%) VCDX
4 5 (38.46%) VTSP
5 2 (15.38%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (15.38%) CCEE
5 2 (15.38%) CCIA
6 1 (7.69%) CCEA
6 1 (7.69%) CCA
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (69.23%) vSphere
3 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
3 2 (15.38%) XenApp
3 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
4 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (7.69%) XenServer
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (84.62%) NetApp
3 10 (76.92%) VMware
4 9 (69.23%) Citrix
5 2 (15.38%) IBM
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) Dell
6 1 (7.69%) EMC