The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FlexPod in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FlexPod over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco/NetApp FlexPod
Rank 871 924 944
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +20
Permanent jobs citing FlexPod 40 57 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.052% 0.049%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.099% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 35 38 47
Median salary £72,500 £47,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+52.63% -17.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £74,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+57.89% -13.63%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
40481 45637 47431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.34% 41.62% 40.48%
Number of salaries quoted 33027 36271 37454
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

FlexPod
Jobs Demand Trend

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

FlexPod Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

FlexPod
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FlexPod within the UK.

FlexPod Salary Trend in the UK

FlexPod
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FlexPod over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 within the UK.

FlexPod Salary Histogram in the UK

FlexPod
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FlexPod within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England +18 40 £72,500 +52.63% 1
South East +13 25 £75,000 +57.89%
Berkshire -8 18 £75,000 +57.89%
Slough +8 10 £75,000 +57.89%
London +35 9 £67,500 -1.81%
North West +11 4 £36,250 -27.50%
Manchester -15 4 £36,250 -
Hampshire - 3 £90,000 -
Fareham - 3 £90,000 -
Camberley - 2 £40,750 -
Salford - 2 £35,000 -
Surrey - 2 £40,750 -
Bristol - 2 £80,000 -
South West - 2 £80,000 -
City of London +68 1 £69,500 -10.32%

FlexPod
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 with a requirement for FlexPod.

1 60 (82.19%) Cisco
2 54 (73.97%) VMware
3 47 (64.38%) NetApp
4 37 (50.68%) VMware Infrastructure
5 35 (47.95%) Hyper-V
6 33 (45.21%) Hybrid Cloud
7 25 (34.25%) vSphere
8 24 (32.88%) Data Centre
9 22 (30.14%) Amazon AWS
10 21 (28.77%) Microsoft Azure
10 21 (28.77%) vCloud
10 21 (28.77%) Converged Infrastructure
10 21 (28.77%) Presales
11 18 (24.66%) Cisco Nexus
11 18 (24.66%) PCI DSS
11 18 (24.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 17 (23.29%) HP
13 16 (21.92%) Active Directory
14 15 (20.55%) Citrix
14 15 (20.55%) SQL
14 15 (20.55%) PowerShell
14 15 (20.55%) SoftLayer
14 15 (20.55%) XenApp
15 14 (19.18%) XenDesktop
15 14 (19.18%) Puppet
15 14 (19.18%) DevOps
15 14 (19.18%) Vagrant
15 14 (19.18%) Opscode Chef
15 14 (19.18%) Ansible
15 14 (19.18%) Ruby

FlexPod
Top Related IT Skills 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 10 (13.70%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.74%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.37%) IIS
3 1 (1.37%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (9.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.37%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 22 (30.14%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (28.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (20.55%) SoftLayer
4 1 (1.37%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 18 (24.66%) Cisco Nexus
2 11 (15.07%) DNS
3 7 (9.59%) SAN
4 3 (4.11%) FCoE
5 2 (2.74%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (2.74%) Ethernet
5 2 (2.74%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (2.74%) Firewall
5 2 (2.74%) NAS
5 2 (2.74%) Unified Communications
5 2 (2.74%) WAN
6 1 (1.37%) IPsec
6 1 (1.37%) LAN
6 1 (1.37%) SNMP
6 1 (1.37%) SSL
6 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.37%) VLAN
6 1 (1.37%) VoIP
6 1 (1.37%) VPN
6 1 (1.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (19.18%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (9.59%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.74%) Finance
3 1 (1.37%) Billing
3 1 (1.37%) Legal
Job Titles
1 39 (53.42%) Architect
2 15 (20.55%) Infrastructure Architect
3 12 (16.44%) Enterprise Architect
4 11 (15.07%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
5 10 (13.70%) Cloud Architect
5 10 (13.70%) DevOps Architect
6 9 (12.33%) FlexPod Engineer
7 8 (10.96%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (9.59%) Citrix Architect
8 7 (9.59%) Consultant
8 7 (9.59%) Storage Engineer
8 7 (9.59%) VMware Engineer
9 6 (8.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (8.22%) Storage Architect
9 6 (8.22%) Storage Solutions Architect
10 5 (6.85%) Automation Architect
10 5 (6.85%) Virtualisation Architect
11 4 (5.48%) NetApp Engineer
11 4 (5.48%) Systems Engineer
11 4 (5.48%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.37%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 33 (45.21%) Hybrid Cloud
2 24 (32.88%) Data Centre
3 13 (17.81%) Private Cloud
4 12 (16.44%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (16.44%) Computer Science
4 12 (16.44%) Management Information System
4 12 (16.44%) VCE vBlock
5 2 (2.74%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.37%) e-Health
6 1 (1.37%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.37%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.33%) Data ONTAP
2 5 (6.85%) Windows
3 3 (4.11%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.74%) Linux
5 1 (1.37%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.37%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.77%) Converged Infrastructure
1 21 (28.77%) Presales
2 14 (19.18%) DevOps
3 13 (17.81%) Enterprise Architecture
4 12 (16.44%) Continuous Improvement
4 12 (16.44%) Demand Management
4 12 (16.44%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 12 (16.44%) People Management
4 12 (16.44%) SOA
5 9 (12.33%) Project Management
5 9 (12.33%) Strategic Planning
6 8 (10.96%) Change Management
7 7 (9.59%) Customer Engagement
8 6 (8.22%) ITIL
8 6 (8.22%) Time Management
9 5 (6.85%) Service Management
10 3 (4.11%) Information Governance
10 3 (4.11%) Resource Management
11 2 (2.74%) Mentoring
11 2 (2.74%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.55%) PowerShell
1 15 (20.55%) SQL
2 14 (19.18%) Perl
2 14 (19.18%) Python
2 14 (19.18%) Ruby
3 2 (2.74%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (24.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 13 (17.81%) NCIE
2 13 (17.81%) VCDX
3 12 (16.44%) Degree
4 11 (15.07%) NCDA
5 8 (10.96%) VCP5
6 7 (9.59%) VCP6
7 6 (8.22%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (6.85%) Security Cleared
9 4 (5.48%) VCAP
10 2 (2.74%) CCIE
10 2 (2.74%) CCNA
10 2 (2.74%) CCNP
11 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (1.37%) MCSE
11 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (24.66%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.37%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (50.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (47.95%) Hyper-V
3 25 (34.25%) vSphere
4 21 (28.77%) vCloud
5 16 (21.92%) Active Directory
6 15 (20.55%) XenApp
7 14 (19.18%) XenDesktop
8 13 (17.81%) Docker
8 13 (17.81%) XenServer
9 2 (2.74%) Xen
10 1 (1.37%) NFS
10 1 (1.37%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 14 (19.18%) Ansible
1 14 (19.18%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (19.18%) Puppet
2 7 (9.59%) vRealize
3 5 (6.85%) SCCM
4 1 (1.37%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.37%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.37%) Legato
4 1 (1.37%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.37%) SCOM
4 1 (1.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 60 (82.19%) Cisco
2 54 (73.97%) VMware
3 47 (64.38%) NetApp
4 17 (23.29%) HP
5 15 (20.55%) Citrix
6 13 (17.81%) Microsoft
6 13 (17.81%) Nimsoft
6 13 (17.81%) Oracle
7 8 (10.96%) CommVault
8 7 (9.59%) Dell
8 7 (9.59%) Dell Compellent
8 7 (9.59%) Nimble Storage
8 7 (9.59%) Veeam
9 3 (4.11%) CheckPoint
9 3 (4.11%) F5
9 3 (4.11%) Juniper
10 2 (2.74%) EMC
10 2 (2.74%) Palo Alto
10 2 (2.74%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.74%) Symantec
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