The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of PlateSpin products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PlateSpin over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within PlateSpin Ltd.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PlateSpin
Rank 874 860 834
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -26
Permanent jobs citing PlateSpin 30 11 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.010% 0.057%
As % of the Vendors category 0.054% 0.021% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 28 10 61
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
55360 52098 57012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.26% 47.93% 48.65%
Number of salaries quoted 43890 42680 47913
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

PlateSpin
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PlateSpin within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

PlateSpin Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PlateSpin
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PlateSpin within the UK.

PlateSpin Salary Trend in the UK

PlateSpin
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PlateSpin over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 within the UK.

PlateSpin Salary Histogram in the UK

PlateSpin
Top 20 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PlateSpin within the UK over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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 +4 30 £50,000 +11.11% 1
London +12 22 £55,000 +10.00% 1
South East -16 8 £50,000 +11.11%
Buckinghamshire - 7 £50,000 -
High Wycombe - 6 £50,000 -
Berkshire -3 5 £50,000 +11.11%
Oxfordshire - 5 £50,000 -
Oxford - 5 £50,000 -
Slough - 5 £50,000 -
East of England - 5 £50,000 -
Watford - 4 £50,000 -
Amersham - 4 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £50,000 -
City of London - 3 £55,000 -
Surrey +1 1 £50,000 -
Reading +1 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Bedfordshire - 1 £50,000 -
Guildford - 1 £50,000 -
Luton - 1 £50,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £50,000 -

PlateSpin
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing PlateSpin 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 PlateSpin.

1 40 (97.56%) Microsoft
2 38 (92.68%) VMware
2 38 (92.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (85.37%) VMware ESX
4 33 (80.49%) vSphere
5 30 (73.17%) SAN
6 28 (68.29%) HP
7 25 (60.98%) NetApp
7 25 (60.98%) Veeam
8 24 (58.54%) Citrix
9 22 (53.66%) Dell
9 22 (53.66%) Hyper-V
9 22 (53.66%) XenDesktop
10 21 (51.22%) XenApp
10 21 (51.22%) XenServer
10 21 (51.22%) Windows
11 20 (48.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 17 (41.46%) LAN
13 16 (39.02%) WAN
13 16 (39.02%) Migration
14 13 (31.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 13 (31.71%) Active Directory
14 13 (31.71%) DHCP
14 13 (31.71%) TCP/IP
14 13 (31.71%) VPN
14 13 (31.71%) DNS
14 13 (31.71%) Web Services
14 13 (31.71%) ITIL
14 13 (31.71%) Amazon AWS
14 13 (31.71%) IaaS

PlateSpin
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing PlateSpin 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 PlateSpin. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (17.07%) Exchange Server 2007
1 7 (17.07%) Exchange Server 2003
1 7 (17.07%) MS Exchange
1 7 (17.07%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (24.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (31.71%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (31.71%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (73.17%) SAN
2 17 (41.46%) LAN
3 16 (39.02%) WAN
4 13 (31.71%) DHCP
4 13 (31.71%) TCP/IP
4 13 (31.71%) VPN
4 13 (31.71%) DNS
5 3 (7.32%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (24.39%) SQL Server 2005
1 10 (24.39%) SQL Server 2008
1 10 (24.39%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 27 (65.85%) Consultant
2 16 (39.02%) Senior Consultant
3 11 (26.83%) VMware Consultant
3 11 (26.83%) Technical Consultant
4 9 (21.95%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 9 (21.95%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 7 (17.07%) VMware Engineer
5 7 (17.07%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (14.63%) Senior VMware Consultant
7 5 (12.20%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 4 (9.76%) Backup Engineer
9 3 (7.32%) Principal Consultant
9 3 (7.32%) Solutions Consultant
9 3 (7.32%) Data Centre Consultant
10 2 (4.88%) Architect
10 2 (4.88%) Technical Architect
11 1 (2.44%) Senior Technical Architect
11 1 (2.44%) VMware Architect
11 1 (2.44%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (31.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) EqualLogic
2 3 (7.32%) Mainframe
2 3 (7.32%) AS400
2 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 21 (51.22%) Windows
2 4 (9.76%) Linux
3 3 (7.32%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) Migration
2 13 (31.71%) ITIL
3 10 (24.39%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (7.32%) IT Governance
4 3 (7.32%) Service Management
4 3 (7.32%) Change Management
4 3 (7.32%) ITSM
4 3 (7.32%) Performance Management
4 3 (7.32%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.83%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (48.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (12.20%) MCSE
2 5 (12.20%) MCITP
2 5 (12.20%) MCTS
2 5 (12.20%) NCDA
2 5 (12.20%) NCIE
2 5 (12.20%) VCAP
3 1 (2.44%) VCP4
System Software
1 38 (92.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (85.37%) VMware ESX
3 33 (80.49%) vSphere
4 22 (53.66%) Hyper-V
4 22 (53.66%) XenDesktop
5 21 (51.22%) XenApp
5 21 (51.22%) XenServer
6 13 (31.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 13 (31.71%) Active Directory
7 12 (29.27%) VMware ESXi
8 11 (26.83%) Microsoft App-V
9 7 (17.07%) vCloud
10 1 (2.44%) PowerConvert
10 1 (2.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (24.39%) Backup Exec
2 9 (21.95%) NetBackup
3 3 (7.32%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 40 (97.56%) Microsoft
2 38 (92.68%) VMware
3 28 (68.29%) HP
4 25 (60.98%) NetApp
4 25 (60.98%) Veeam
5 24 (58.54%) Citrix
6 22 (53.66%) Dell
7 11 (26.83%) Cisco
7 11 (26.83%) EMC
8 10 (24.39%) Symantec
8 10 (24.39%) FalconStor
9 6 (14.63%) 3PAR
9 6 (14.63%) CommVault
10 4 (9.76%) IBM
11 1 (2.44%) Leostream
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