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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco/NetApp FlexPod
Rank 873 915 904
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -11
Permanent jobs citing FlexPod 41 65 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.059% 0.058%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.10% 0.14% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 34 43 58
Median salary £73,750 £45,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+63.88% -28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,700 £35,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £60,400 £75,500
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £45,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -30.76%

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
40062 46237 45967
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.10% 42.19% 40.04%
Number of salaries quoted 32794 37084 35828
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 £28,000 £28,000
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 31 August 2016 within the UK.

FlexPod Salary Histogram in the UK

FlexPod
Top 16 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 31 August 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 +13 41 £73,750 +63.88% 3
South East +18 29 £75,000 +57.89% 2
Berkshire -5 21 £75,000 +57.89% 1
Slough +11 12 £75,000 +57.89% 1
London +24 8 £71,000 +42.00% 1
North West -6 4 £36,250 -15.20%
Manchester -6 4 £36,250 -15.69%
Hampshire - 4 £83,750 -
Fareham - 3 £90,000 -
City of London - 2 £74,750 - 1
Salford - 2 £35,000 -
Horsham +13 1 - - 1
West Sussex +1 1 - - 1
Surrey - 1 £41,500 -
Portsmouth - 1 £41,500 -
Camberley - 1 £41,500 -

FlexPod
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 57 (81.43%) Cisco
2 52 (74.29%) VMware
3 44 (62.86%) NetApp
4 38 (54.29%) Hyper-V
5 37 (52.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 37 (52.86%) Hybrid Cloud
6 26 (37.14%) vSphere
7 25 (35.71%) vCloud
8 24 (34.29%) Microsoft Azure
8 24 (34.29%) Amazon AWS
9 23 (32.86%) Converged Infrastructure
9 23 (32.86%) Data Centre
10 22 (31.43%) PCI DSS
11 21 (30.00%) Presales
12 20 (28.57%) PowerShell
13 18 (25.71%) Active Directory
14 17 (24.29%) HP
14 17 (24.29%) Perl
14 17 (24.29%) Python
14 17 (24.29%) VCDX
14 17 (24.29%) Ruby
14 17 (24.29%) SoftLayer
14 17 (24.29%) Nimsoft
14 17 (24.29%) IBM Cloud
15 16 (22.86%) Puppet
15 16 (22.86%) Vagrant
15 16 (22.86%) Opscode Chef
15 16 (22.86%) Ansible
15 16 (22.86%) Docker
16 15 (21.43%) Demand Management

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 (17.14%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.86%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 24 (34.29%) Amazon AWS
1 24 (34.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (24.29%) IBM Cloud
2 17 (24.29%) SoftLayer
3 1 (1.43%) HP Helion
3 1 (1.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.57%) Cisco Nexus
1 13 (18.57%) DNS
2 6 (8.57%) SAN
3 3 (4.29%) FCoE
3 3 (4.29%) Firewall
4 2 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (2.86%) NAS
4 2 (2.86%) Skype
5 1 (1.43%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.43%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.43%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.43%) LAN
5 1 (1.43%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (1.43%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.43%) VoIP
5 1 (1.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (22.86%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (11.43%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.29%) Finance
3 1 (1.43%) Banking
3 1 (1.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 42 (60.00%) Architect
2 15 (21.43%) Infrastructure Architect
3 14 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
4 12 (17.14%) Enterprise Architect
5 11 (15.71%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
6 10 (14.29%) DevOps Architect
7 8 (11.43%) FlexPod Engineer
8 7 (10.00%) Citrix Architect
8 7 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (8.57%) Consultant
9 6 (8.57%) Storage Engineer
9 6 (8.57%) VMware Engineer
10 5 (7.14%) Automation Architect
10 5 (7.14%) Storage Architect
10 5 (7.14%) Storage Solutions Architect
10 5 (7.14%) Virtualisation Architect
11 4 (5.71%) Virtualisation Engineer
12 3 (4.29%) Presales Consultant
12 3 (4.29%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.43%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 37 (52.86%) Hybrid Cloud
2 23 (32.86%) Data Centre
3 13 (18.57%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (18.57%) Private Cloud
3 13 (18.57%) VCE vBlock
4 12 (17.14%) Computer Science
4 12 (17.14%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.43%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.43%) e-Health
5 1 (1.43%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.43%) Replication
5 1 (1.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.43%) Data ONTAP
2 4 (5.71%) Windows
2 4 (5.71%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.43%) Linux
3 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.86%) Converged Infrastructure
2 21 (30.00%) Presales
3 15 (21.43%) Demand Management
4 14 (20.00%) DevOps
5 13 (18.57%) Enterprise Architecture
5 13 (18.57%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 12 (17.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (17.14%) People Management
6 12 (17.14%) SOA
7 9 (12.86%) Strategic Planning
8 8 (11.43%) Change Management
9 7 (10.00%) Project Management
10 6 (8.57%) Customer Engagement
11 5 (7.14%) ITIL
11 5 (7.14%) Service Management
11 5 (7.14%) Time Management
12 3 (4.29%) Information Governance
12 3 (4.29%) Resource Management
13 2 (2.86%) Operations Management
13 2 (2.86%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 17 (24.29%) Perl
2 17 (24.29%) Python
2 17 (24.29%) Ruby
3 14 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (2.86%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (24.29%) VCDX
2 15 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 12 (17.14%) Degree
4 11 (15.71%) NCIE
5 9 (12.86%) NCDA
6 7 (10.00%) VCP5
7 6 (8.57%) VCP6
8 5 (7.14%) Security Cleared
8 5 (7.14%) VCAP
9 2 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (1.43%) CCNA
10 1 (1.43%) CCNP
10 1 (1.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.43%) MCSE
10 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (31.43%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (54.29%) Hyper-V
2 37 (52.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (37.14%) vSphere
4 25 (35.71%) vCloud
5 18 (25.71%) Active Directory
6 16 (22.86%) Docker
7 15 (21.43%) XenApp
8 14 (20.00%) XenDesktop
8 14 (20.00%) XenServer
9 2 (2.86%) Xen
10 1 (1.43%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (1.43%) NFS
10 1 (1.43%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 16 (22.86%) Ansible
1 16 (22.86%) Opscode Chef
1 16 (22.86%) Puppet
2 9 (12.86%) vRealize
3 6 (8.57%) SCCM
4 2 (2.86%) SCOM
5 1 (1.43%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.43%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.43%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (1.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 57 (81.43%) Cisco
2 52 (74.29%) VMware
3 44 (62.86%) NetApp
4 17 (24.29%) HP
4 17 (24.29%) Nimsoft
5 13 (18.57%) Citrix
5 13 (18.57%) Microsoft
5 13 (18.57%) Oracle
6 7 (10.00%) Veeam
7 6 (8.57%) CommVault
7 6 (8.57%) Dell
7 6 (8.57%) Dell Compellent
7 6 (8.57%) Nimble Storage
8 2 (2.86%) EMC
8 2 (2.86%) IBM
8 2 (2.86%) Juniper
9 1 (1.43%) AppSense
9 1 (1.43%) CA
9 1 (1.43%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.43%) Symantec
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