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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco/NetApp FlexPod
Rank 834 879 907
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +28
Permanent jobs citing FlexPod 42 76 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.072% 0.073%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.17% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 34 50 53
Median salary £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,250 £70,400 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £63,750 £67,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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
36393 45203 45750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.60% 42.57% 40.33%
Number of salaries quoted 29685 35984 36955
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 £29,370 £27,500
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 9 December 2016 within the UK.

FlexPod Salary Histogram in the UK

FlexPod
Top 21 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 9 December 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 +40 42 £62,500 -3.84% 5
South East +56 15 £70,000 +3.70% 3
Berkshire +25 13 £70,000 +3.70% 1
East Midlands - 10 £56,250 - 1
North West -40 9 £65,000 +51.16% 1
Manchester -31 8 £65,000 +51.16%
Northamptonshire - 8 £60,000 - 1
Northampton - 8 £60,000 - 1
London +65 6 £70,000 -
City of London - 4 £70,000 -
Slough +15 3 £75,000 +7.14%
Maidenhead +4 3 £33,615 -56.62%
Reading +36 2 £70,000 +3.70%
West Midlands -8 2 - -
West Sussex - 2 £50,000 -
Horsham - 2 £50,000 -
Leicestershire - 2 £52,500 -
Liverpool - 1 £53,000 -
Merseyside - 1 £53,000 -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Coventry - 1 - -

FlexPod
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 65 (77.38%) Cisco
2 42 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 39 (46.43%) PCI DSS
3 39 (46.43%) VMware
4 38 (45.24%) Hybrid Cloud
5 36 (42.86%) vCloud
6 34 (40.48%) Microsoft Azure
7 31 (36.90%) Amazon AWS
7 31 (36.90%) PowerShell
7 31 (36.90%) NetApp
7 31 (36.90%) Converged Infrastructure
8 30 (35.71%) Active Directory
9 28 (33.33%) VCDX
9 28 (33.33%) Nimsoft
10 27 (32.14%) vSphere
10 27 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
11 24 (28.57%) Ruby
11 24 (28.57%) DNS
11 24 (28.57%) Microsoft
11 24 (28.57%) Perl
11 24 (28.57%) Python
11 24 (28.57%) SoftLayer
11 24 (28.57%) IBM Cloud
12 23 (27.38%) Ansible
12 23 (27.38%) Docker
12 23 (27.38%) Data Centre
12 23 (27.38%) Vagrant
12 23 (27.38%) Opscode Chef
12 23 (27.38%) Puppet
13 22 (26.19%) Infrastructure Monitoring

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 19 (22.62%) OpenStack
2 6 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.57%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.19%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 34 (40.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (36.90%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (28.57%) IBM Cloud
3 24 (28.57%) SoftLayer
4 4 (4.76%) Office 365
5 1 (1.19%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 24 (28.57%) DNS
2 10 (11.90%) Cisco Nexus
2 10 (11.90%) LAN
2 10 (11.90%) WAN
3 8 (9.52%) SAN
3 8 (9.52%) VLAN
4 6 (7.14%) Firewall
5 5 (5.95%) Network Security
6 4 (4.76%) DHCP
6 4 (4.76%) Wireless
7 3 (3.57%) NAS
7 3 (3.57%) VPN
8 2 (2.38%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (2.38%) Internet
8 2 (2.38%) VoIP
9 1 (1.19%) DMVPN
9 1 (1.19%) DMZ
9 1 (1.19%) FCoE
9 1 (1.19%) IPsec
9 1 (1.19%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.10%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 23 (27.38%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (3.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.19%) Banking
2 1 (1.19%) Finance
2 1 (1.19%) Legal
2 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.19%) Retail
Job Titles
1 52 (61.90%) Architect
2 27 (32.14%) Cloud Architect
3 11 (13.10%) Automation Architect
3 11 (13.10%) Infrastructure Architect
4 10 (11.90%) DevOps Architect
5 7 (8.33%) Citrix Architect
5 7 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (8.33%) Storage Engineer
6 6 (7.14%) VMware Architect
7 5 (5.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.76%) Citrix Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Consultant
8 4 (4.76%) Data Centre Manager
8 4 (4.76%) Enterprise Architect
8 4 (4.76%) SCCM Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Virtualisation Engineer
9 3 (3.57%) Analyst
9 3 (3.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 3 (3.57%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.57%) Web Services
2 1 (1.19%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 38 (45.24%) Hybrid Cloud
2 23 (27.38%) Data Centre
3 19 (22.62%) VCE vBlock
4 10 (11.90%) Private Cloud
5 6 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (5.95%) Public Cloud
7 4 (4.76%) Computer Science
7 4 (4.76%) Management Information System
8 3 (3.57%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (1.19%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.19%) Replication
9 1 (1.19%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.14%) Windows
2 5 (5.95%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.76%) Data ONTAP
4 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (36.90%) Converged Infrastructure
2 22 (26.19%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 22 (26.19%) Presales
3 21 (25.00%) Demand Management
4 15 (17.86%) DevOps
4 15 (17.86%) ITIL
5 8 (9.52%) Service Delivery
6 7 (8.33%) Load Balancing
7 5 (5.95%) Business Continuity
7 5 (5.95%) Capacity Management
7 5 (5.95%) Change Management
7 5 (5.95%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (5.95%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (5.95%) High Availability
7 5 (5.95%) TOGAF
8 4 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (4.76%) ITIL V3
8 4 (4.76%) People Management
8 4 (4.76%) Server Monitoring
8 4 (4.76%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 31 (36.90%) PowerShell
2 24 (28.57%) Perl
2 24 (28.57%) Python
2 24 (28.57%) Ruby
3 6 (7.14%) Java
4 4 (4.76%) SQL
5 1 (1.19%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (33.33%) VCDX
2 9 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (8.33%) CCIE
4 5 (5.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (4.76%) Degree
5 4 (4.76%) NCIE
5 4 (4.76%) VCAP
6 3 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.57%) NCDA
6 3 (3.57%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.38%) CCNA
8 1 (1.19%) MCSE
8 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.19%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (46.43%) PCI DSS
2 9 (10.71%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 36 (42.86%) vCloud
3 30 (35.71%) Active Directory
4 27 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (32.14%) vSphere
5 23 (27.38%) Docker
6 8 (9.52%) XenApp
7 5 (5.95%) Virtual Desktop
7 5 (5.95%) XenDesktop
7 5 (5.95%) XenServer
8 4 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.19%) NFS
9 1 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.19%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 23 (27.38%) Ansible
1 23 (27.38%) Opscode Chef
1 23 (27.38%) Puppet
2 15 (17.86%) vRealize
3 11 (13.10%) SCCM
4 4 (4.76%) SCOM
5 1 (1.19%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.19%) Nagios
5 1 (1.19%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 65 (77.38%) Cisco
2 39 (46.43%) VMware
3 31 (36.90%) NetApp
4 28 (33.33%) Nimsoft
5 24 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 18 (21.43%) Citrix
7 13 (15.48%) HP
8 9 (10.71%) AppSense
9 8 (9.52%) Juniper
10 7 (8.33%) CheckPoint
10 7 (8.33%) F5
10 7 (8.33%) Palo Alto
11 6 (7.14%) EMC
11 6 (7.14%) Veeam
12 5 (5.95%) Symantec
13 4 (4.76%) Meraki
13 4 (4.76%) Oracle
14 1 (1.19%) 3PAR
14 1 (1.19%) IBM
14 1 (1.19%) Sun
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