The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FlexPod in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FlexPod over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco/NetApp FlexPod
Rank 793 873 844
Rank change year-on-year
+80 -29
Permanent jobs citing FlexPod 102 33 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.093% 0.029% 0.055%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 0.072% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 76 29 38
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £45,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £55,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-22.72% -12.00%

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
41732 45732 42175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.08% 39.89% 38.45%
Number of salaries quoted 33105 35890 34203
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

FlexPod
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FlexPod within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 March 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FlexPod within the UK over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +59 100 £55,000 - 5
London +44 40 £62,500 -5.66% 4
North West +36 38 £37,000 -32.72%
Manchester +22 37 £37,000 -32.72%
City of London - 27 £62,500 - 2
South East +11 13 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Berkshire +5 11 £42,500 -22.72%
Slough +15 8 £41,250 -41.07%
Cambridgeshire +18 3 - -
East of England +7 3 - -
Peterborough +5 3 - -
South West -6 3 £70,000 -12.50%
Wiltshire - 3 £70,000 -
Hampshire -6 2 £53,500 +18.88% 1
Reading -18 2 £67,500 +25.58%
Cheshire +3 1 - -
West Yorkshire -4 1 £45,000 -18.18%
Macclesfield -6 1 - -
Leeds -11 1 £45,000 -18.18%
Yorkshire -13 1 £45,000 -18.18%
Fareham - 1 £53,500 -

FlexPod
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing FlexPod also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited FlexPod.

1 151 (87.79%) Cisco
2 121 (70.35%) VMware
3 115 (66.86%) NetApp
4 95 (55.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 81 (47.09%) Cisco Nexus
6 75 (43.60%) Microsoft
7 73 (42.44%) Windows
8 64 (37.21%) Hyper-V
9 61 (35.47%) SAN
10 55 (31.98%) HP
11 51 (29.65%) Juniper
12 50 (29.07%) EMC
13 48 (27.91%) Linux
14 47 (27.33%) CheckPoint
15 46 (26.74%) Symantec
16 45 (26.16%) Mentoring
17 44 (25.58%) Coaching
17 44 (25.58%) IBM
18 43 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
19 41 (23.84%) CA
20 39 (22.67%) Business Continuity
21 35 (20.35%) Citrix
21 35 (20.35%) Infrastructure Management
21 35 (20.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
22 33 (19.19%) BMC
22 33 (19.19%) AIX
22 33 (19.19%) HPUX
22 33 (19.19%) Solaris
23 31 (18.02%) SUSE
23 31 (18.02%) Oracle

FlexPod
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing FlexPod also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited FlexPod. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 31 (18.02%) WebLogic
1 31 (18.02%) WebSphere
2 16 (9.30%) MS Exchange
3 10 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (5.23%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (2.91%) IIS
6 4 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (1.74%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.58%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.16%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.16%) PaaS
1 2 (1.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (47.09%) Cisco Nexus
2 61 (35.47%) SAN
3 23 (13.37%) Firewall
4 22 (12.79%) DNS
5 18 (10.47%) DHCP
6 17 (9.88%) WAN
6 17 (9.88%) Network Security
6 17 (9.88%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (7.56%) VLAN
8 12 (6.98%) LAN
9 10 (5.81%) Ethernet
9 10 (5.81%) FCoE
9 10 (5.81%) Fibre Channel
10 7 (4.07%) VoIP
11 6 (3.49%) TCP/IP
11 6 (3.49%) BGP
12 5 (2.91%) EIGRP
12 5 (2.91%) Cisco IOS
12 5 (2.91%) Wireless
12 5 (2.91%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (18.02%) SQL Server
1 31 (18.02%) DB2
1 31 (18.02%) RDBMS
1 31 (18.02%) Oracle Exadata
1 31 (18.02%) Oracle Database
1 31 (18.02%) Relational Database
General
1 12 (6.98%) Finance
2 2 (1.16%) Legal
3 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.58%) Retail
3 1 (0.58%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 56 (32.56%) Architect
2 36 (20.93%) Solutions Architect
3 32 (18.60%) Infrastructure Architect
4 31 (18.02%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 18 (10.47%) Consultant
6 16 (9.30%) Support Engineer
7 14 (8.14%) Technical Design Authority
8 10 (5.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 10 (5.81%) 2nd Line Support
9 9 (5.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (5.23%) Network Engineer
10 8 (4.65%) Virtualisation Engineer
10 8 (4.65%) Data Centre Architect
10 8 (4.65%) Cisco Architect
11 7 (4.07%) Storage Engineer
11 7 (4.07%) Pre Sales Consultant
11 7 (4.07%) Technical Architect
12 6 (3.49%) Sales Consultant
12 6 (3.49%) Project Manager
13 5 (2.91%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (18.02%) WebSphere MQ
1 31 (18.02%) Middleware
2 2 (1.16%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.98%) Enterprise Cloud
3 10 (5.81%) e-Health
4 4 (2.33%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.74%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.16%) Clustering
7 1 (0.58%) FMCG
7 1 (0.58%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 73 (42.44%) Windows
2 48 (27.91%) Linux
3 33 (19.19%) AIX
3 33 (19.19%) HPUX
3 33 (19.19%) Solaris
4 31 (18.02%) OS/400
4 31 (18.02%) zOS
4 31 (18.02%) SUSE
4 31 (18.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (8.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (4.07%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (3.49%) Windows 7
9 4 (2.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (26.16%) Mentoring
2 44 (25.58%) Coaching
3 39 (22.67%) Business Continuity
4 35 (20.35%) Infrastructure Management
5 29 (16.86%) ITIL
6 19 (11.05%) Disaster Recovery
7 17 (9.88%) Capacity Management
8 15 (8.72%) Root Cause Analysis
9 13 (7.56%) Migration
10 10 (5.81%) Project Management
10 10 (5.81%) Problem Management
10 10 (5.81%) Risk Analysis
11 7 (4.07%) Load Balancing
11 7 (4.07%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (4.07%) Data Management
12 6 (3.49%) Operations Management
13 5 (2.91%) Time Management
13 5 (2.91%) ITSM
14 4 (2.33%) Six Sigma
14 4 (2.33%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (6.40%) C
2 10 (5.81%) SQL
3 1 (0.58%) Python
Qualifications
1 43 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (20.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 28 (16.28%) NCDA
4 26 (15.12%) NCIE
4 26 (15.12%) CCIE
5 18 (10.47%) CCNP
6 16 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (5.81%) CCDP
7 10 (5.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 9 (5.23%) MCTS
9 8 (4.65%) VCAP
10 7 (4.07%) MCSE
11 6 (3.49%) CCNA
11 6 (3.49%) Security Cleared
11 6 (3.49%) VCP5
12 5 (2.91%) Degree
13 3 (1.74%) VTSP
13 3 (1.74%) VCDX
14 2 (1.16%) HP ASE
14 2 (1.16%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (12.21%) SLA
2 10 (5.81%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.74%) COBIT
System Software
1 95 (55.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 64 (37.21%) Hyper-V
3 31 (18.02%) KVM
4 25 (14.53%) vSphere
5 23 (13.37%) Active Directory
6 8 (4.65%) vCloud
7 4 (2.33%) XenApp
8 1 (0.58%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.58%) NFS
Systems Management
1 31 (18.02%) Tivoli
2 9 (5.23%) SCOM
3 5 (2.91%) Legato
4 4 (2.33%) Nagios
5 1 (0.58%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.58%) SCCM
5 1 (0.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 151 (87.79%) Cisco
2 121 (70.35%) VMware
3 115 (66.86%) NetApp
4 75 (43.60%) Microsoft
5 55 (31.98%) HP
6 51 (29.65%) Juniper
7 50 (29.07%) EMC
8 47 (27.33%) CheckPoint
9 46 (26.74%) Symantec
10 44 (25.58%) IBM
11 41 (23.84%) CA
12 35 (20.35%) Citrix
13 33 (19.19%) BMC
14 31 (18.02%) Red Hat
14 31 (18.02%) Brocade
14 31 (18.02%) Oracle
15 21 (12.21%) F5
16 10 (5.81%) Veeam
17 7 (4.07%) Dell
18 5 (2.91%) CommVault
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