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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco/NetApp FlexPod
UK
Rank 825 867 881
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +14
Permanent jobs citing FlexPod 33 53 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.054% 0.070%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.097% 0.13% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 25 43 47
Median salary £52,500 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,769 £50,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £62,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +25.00%

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
34113 41962 41688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.58% 42.65% 40.51%
Number of salaries quoted 27792 33656 33795
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 17 January 2017 within the UK.

FlexPod Salary Histogram in the UK

FlexPod
Top 28 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 17 January 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
England +31 31 £52,750 -15.60% 2
South East +52 11 £75,000 +20.00% 1
Berkshire +25 7 £72,500 +16.00% 1
East Midlands - 6 £45,000 -
London +60 5 £70,000 +3.70%
North West -17 5 £47,500 +10.46%
City of London +29 4 £70,000 +3.70%
Manchester -21 4 £47,500 +10.46%
Northamptonshire - 4 £45,000 -
Northampton - 4 £45,000 -
Fareham - 3 £75,000 -
Maidenhead - 3 £33,615 -
Hampshire - 3 £75,000 -
West Midlands - 3 - - 1
Slough +14 2 £75,000 +20.00%
Leicestershire - 2 £52,500 -
Coventry - 2 - -
South West - 1 £60,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £60,000 -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Liverpool - 1 £53,000 -
Merseyside - 1 £53,000 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Horsham - 1 - -
Cheltenham - 1 £60,000 -
South Ayrshire - 1 £39,000 -
Scotland - 1 £39,000 -
Ayr - 1 £39,000 -

FlexPod
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 with a requirement for FlexPod.

1 56 (83.58%) Cisco
2 32 (47.76%) VMware
3 30 (44.78%) Hyper-V
4 26 (38.81%) PCI DSS
4 26 (38.81%) NetApp
5 24 (35.82%) Microsoft Azure
6 23 (34.33%) Microsoft
7 22 (32.84%) Data Centre
8 21 (31.34%) VMware Infrastructure
9 20 (29.85%) Amazon AWS
9 20 (29.85%) Active Directory
10 19 (28.36%) PowerShell
10 19 (28.36%) Hybrid Cloud
11 18 (26.87%) VCDX
11 18 (26.87%) Nimsoft
11 18 (26.87%) vCloud
12 16 (23.88%) Presales
12 16 (23.88%) Citrix
12 16 (23.88%) DNS
13 15 (22.39%) Converged Infrastructure
14 14 (20.90%) VCE vBlock
14 14 (20.90%) ITIL
15 13 (19.40%) Python
15 13 (19.40%) Perl
15 13 (19.40%) MS Excel
15 13 (19.40%) vSphere
15 13 (19.40%) Ruby
15 13 (19.40%) VSAN
15 13 (19.40%) Docker
16 12 (17.91%) SoftLayer

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 12 (17.91%) OpenStack
2 7 (10.45%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.97%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.99%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (19.40%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 24 (35.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (29.85%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (17.91%) IBM Cloud
3 12 (17.91%) SoftLayer
4 5 (7.46%) Office 365
5 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.49%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 16 (23.88%) DNS
2 13 (19.40%) VSAN
3 12 (17.91%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (14.93%) LAN
4 10 (14.93%) WAN
5 9 (13.43%) SAN
6 8 (11.94%) VLAN
7 7 (10.45%) Firewall
7 7 (10.45%) Wireless
8 5 (7.46%) Network Security
8 5 (7.46%) VoIP
9 4 (5.97%) DHCP
9 4 (5.97%) MPLS
9 4 (5.97%) VPN
10 3 (4.48%) NAS
11 2 (2.99%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (2.99%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (2.99%) Internet
11 2 (2.99%) LDAP
12 1 (1.49%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.91%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 12 (17.91%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.49%) Banking
2 1 (1.49%) Finance
2 1 (1.49%) Retail
2 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (56.72%) Architect
2 22 (32.84%) Cloud Architect
3 9 (13.43%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (10.45%) Automation Architect
5 5 (7.46%) Citrix Architect
5 5 (7.46%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
5 5 (7.46%) Storage Engineer
5 5 (7.46%) VMware Architect
6 4 (5.97%) Citrix Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Data Centre Manager
6 4 (5.97%) Data Manager
6 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Network Architect
6 4 (5.97%) SCCM Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Support
7 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Presales Solution Architect
7 3 (4.48%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.48%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (32.84%) Data Centre
2 19 (28.36%) Hybrid Cloud
3 14 (20.90%) VCE vBlock
4 8 (11.94%) Private Cloud
4 8 (11.94%) Public Cloud
5 4 (5.97%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.49%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.96%) Windows
2 4 (5.97%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.48%) Data ONTAP
3 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.88%) Presales
2 15 (22.39%) Converged Infrastructure
3 14 (20.90%) ITIL
4 12 (17.91%) Demand Management
5 10 (14.93%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 9 (13.43%) Service Delivery
7 6 (8.96%) DevOps
7 6 (8.96%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (8.96%) Load Balancing
8 5 (7.46%) Business Continuity
8 5 (7.46%) Capacity Management
8 5 (7.46%) High Availability
8 5 (7.46%) Matrix Management
8 5 (7.46%) TOGAF
9 4 (5.97%) Application Packaging
9 4 (5.97%) Incident Management
9 4 (5.97%) ITIL V3
9 4 (5.97%) Matrix Organization
9 4 (5.97%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (5.97%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (28.36%) PowerShell
2 13 (19.40%) Perl
2 13 (19.40%) Python
2 13 (19.40%) Ruby
3 6 (8.96%) Java
4 1 (1.49%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (26.87%) VCDX
2 10 (14.93%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (10.45%) CCIE
4 4 (5.97%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (4.48%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.48%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.99%) CCNA
6 2 (2.99%) NCDA
6 2 (2.99%) NCIE
6 2 (2.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.49%) CCNP
7 1 (1.49%) Degree
7 1 (1.49%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (38.81%) PCI DSS
2 10 (14.93%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (44.78%) Hyper-V
2 21 (31.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (29.85%) Active Directory
4 18 (26.87%) vCloud
5 13 (19.40%) Docker
5 13 (19.40%) vSphere
6 5 (7.46%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (5.97%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (5.97%) XenApp
8 1 (1.49%) NFS
8 1 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.49%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.49%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (17.91%) Ansible
1 12 (17.91%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (17.91%) Puppet
2 11 (16.42%) SCCM
3 10 (14.93%) vRealize
4 5 (7.46%) SCOM
5 1 (1.49%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.49%) Nagios
5 1 (1.49%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 56 (83.58%) Cisco
2 32 (47.76%) VMware
3 26 (38.81%) NetApp
4 23 (34.33%) Microsoft
5 18 (26.87%) Nimsoft
6 16 (23.88%) Citrix
7 9 (13.43%) AppSense
7 9 (13.43%) EMC
8 8 (11.94%) Juniper
9 7 (10.45%) CheckPoint
9 7 (10.45%) F5
9 7 (10.45%) HP
9 7 (10.45%) Palo Alto
9 7 (10.45%) Veeam
10 5 (7.46%) Meraki
10 5 (7.46%) Symantec
11 2 (2.99%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.49%) Brocade
12 1 (1.49%) CommVault
12 1 (1.49%) Sun
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