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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco/NetApp FlexPod
UK
Rank 807 908 865
Rank change year-on-year
+101 -43
Permanent jobs citing FlexPod 37 48 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.048% 0.092%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.12% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 26 37 67
Median salary £52,750 £62,500 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.60% +16.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,963 £49,500 £36,800
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +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
32532 40984 41404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.40% 40.65% 38.81%
Number of salaries quoted 26375 32791 33298
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 20 February 2017 within the UK.

FlexPod Salary Histogram in the UK

FlexPod
Top 30 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 20 February 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 +85 32 £53,000 -15.20% 7
South East +56 13 £75,000 +50.00% 2
Berkshire +40 9 £57,713 +15.42% 1
North West -12 5 £47,500 +10.46% 2
East Midlands - 5 £45,000 -
London +35 4 £55,000 -18.51% 3
Maidenhead - 4 £38,270 -
Northampton - 4 £45,000 -
Northamptonshire - 4 £45,000 -
Slough +20 3 £75,000 +50.00% 1
Manchester -30 3 £47,500 +10.46% 1
Fareham - 3 £75,000 -
Hampshire - 3 £75,000 - 1
City of London +29 2 £62,500 -7.40% 3
East of England +27 2 - -
Cambridgeshire +8 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 - -
Peterborough - 2 - -
Liverpool - 2 £49,000 -
Merseyside - 2 £49,000 -
Coventry - 2 - -
South West +23 1 £60,000 +33.33%
Horsham +16 1 - -
West Sussex +6 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £60,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 £52,500 -
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 20 February 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 64 (86.49%) Cisco
2 36 (48.65%) VMware
3 35 (47.30%) Hyper-V
4 32 (43.24%) NetApp
5 29 (39.19%) Microsoft
5 29 (39.19%) Data Centre
6 24 (32.43%) Microsoft Azure
6 24 (32.43%) PCI DSS
6 24 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 21 (28.38%) Amazon AWS
7 21 (28.38%) Active Directory
8 20 (27.03%) Presales
9 18 (24.32%) SLA
9 18 (24.32%) MS Excel
10 17 (22.97%) ITIL
10 17 (22.97%) DNS
10 17 (22.97%) PowerShell
10 17 (22.97%) Hybrid Cloud
11 16 (21.62%) VCDX
11 16 (21.62%) Nimsoft
11 16 (21.62%) vCloud
11 16 (21.62%) Citrix
11 16 (21.62%) SAN
12 15 (20.27%) SQL Server
12 15 (20.27%) VxBlock/Vblock
13 14 (18.92%) Cisco Nexus
14 13 (17.57%) vSphere
14 13 (17.57%) LAN
14 13 (17.57%) WAN
14 13 (17.57%) Cisco Certification

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 (13.51%) MS Exchange
1 10 (13.51%) OpenStack
2 5 (6.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.41%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (24.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 24 (32.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (28.38%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (13.51%) IBM Cloud
3 10 (13.51%) SoftLayer
4 7 (9.46%) Office 365
5 4 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (22.97%) DNS
2 16 (21.62%) SAN
3 14 (18.92%) Cisco Nexus
4 13 (17.57%) LAN
4 13 (17.57%) WAN
5 11 (14.86%) VLAN
5 11 (14.86%) VSAN
6 7 (9.46%) DHCP
6 7 (9.46%) Firewall
6 7 (9.46%) VPN
6 7 (9.46%) Wireless
7 6 (8.11%) Network Security
8 5 (6.76%) NAS
8 5 (6.76%) VoIP
9 4 (5.41%) MPLS
9 4 (5.41%) Telepresence
9 4 (5.41%) WebEx
10 3 (4.05%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (2.70%) Internet
11 2 (2.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.27%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.51%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.35%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 10 (13.51%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (2.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.35%) Finance
2 1 (1.35%) Retail
2 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (55.41%) Architect
2 20 (27.03%) Cloud Architect
3 11 (14.86%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (10.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (9.46%) Automation Architect
6 6 (8.11%) Citrix Architect
6 6 (8.11%) Infrastructure Architect
6 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
6 6 (8.11%) VMware Architect
7 5 (6.76%) Storage Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Data Centre Architect
8 4 (5.41%) Data Centre Manager
8 4 (5.41%) Data Manager
8 4 (5.41%) Infrastructure Support
8 4 (5.41%) Network Architect
9 3 (4.05%) Cloud Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) Cloud Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.05%) NetApp Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) Presales Solution Architect
9 3 (4.05%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (39.19%) Data Centre
2 17 (22.97%) Hybrid Cloud
3 15 (20.27%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 11 (14.86%) Public Cloud
5 8 (10.81%) Private Cloud
6 7 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (5.41%) Computer Science
7 4 (5.41%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.35%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.16%) Windows
2 6 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (6.76%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.05%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (1.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.03%) Presales
2 17 (22.97%) ITIL
3 12 (16.22%) Converged Infrastructure
4 11 (14.86%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 10 (13.51%) Demand Management
6 8 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (9.46%) Service Delivery
8 6 (8.11%) Business Continuity
8 6 (8.11%) Capacity Management
8 6 (8.11%) DevOps
8 6 (8.11%) Incident Management
8 6 (8.11%) Load Balancing
9 5 (6.76%) Analytics
9 5 (6.76%) High Availability
9 5 (6.76%) Matrix Management
9 5 (6.76%) TOGAF
10 4 (5.41%) B2B
10 4 (5.41%) Data Analytics
10 4 (5.41%) Data Protection
10 4 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (22.97%) PowerShell
2 11 (14.86%) Perl
2 11 (14.86%) Python
2 11 (14.86%) Ruby
3 7 (9.46%) Java
4 1 (1.35%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (21.62%) VCDX
2 13 (17.57%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (9.46%) CCIE
4 5 (6.76%) Degree
4 5 (6.76%) Security Cleared
5 4 (5.41%) CCNA
5 4 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (5.41%) NCDA
6 3 (4.05%) SC Cleared
6 3 (4.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.70%) CCNP
7 2 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.70%) NCIE
8 1 (1.35%) CCDP
8 1 (1.35%) MCITP
8 1 (1.35%) MCSE
8 1 (1.35%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (32.43%) PCI DSS
2 18 (24.32%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (47.30%) Hyper-V
2 24 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (28.38%) Active Directory
4 16 (21.62%) vCloud
5 13 (17.57%) vSphere
6 11 (14.86%) Docker
7 7 (9.46%) Virtual Desktop
8 5 (6.76%) XenApp
9 3 (4.05%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (2.70%) NFS
11 1 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (16.22%) SCCM
2 10 (13.51%) Ansible
2 10 (13.51%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (13.51%) Puppet
2 10 (13.51%) vRealize
3 6 (8.11%) SCOM
4 2 (2.70%) NetApp OnCommand
5 1 (1.35%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.35%) Nagios
Vendors
1 64 (86.49%) Cisco
2 36 (48.65%) VMware
3 32 (43.24%) NetApp
4 29 (39.19%) Microsoft
5 16 (21.62%) Citrix
5 16 (21.62%) Nimsoft
6 10 (13.51%) EMC
7 9 (12.16%) AppSense
7 9 (12.16%) HP
8 8 (10.81%) Veeam
9 7 (9.46%) CheckPoint
9 7 (9.46%) F5
9 7 (9.46%) Juniper
9 7 (9.46%) Palo Alto
10 6 (8.11%) Symantec
11 5 (6.76%) Meraki
12 3 (4.05%) Brocade
12 3 (4.05%) SolarWinds
13 2 (2.70%) SolidFire
14 1 (1.35%) Tableau
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