The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

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

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PlateSpin
Rank 880 847 810
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -37
Permanent jobs citing PlateSpin 24 28 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.026% 0.069%
As % of the Vendors category 0.044% 0.054% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 23 27 74
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 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
54818 52321 56931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.14% 48.06% 48.28%
Number of salaries quoted 44049 42839 48047
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,500
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
Top 21 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 23 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -40 24 £50,000 +11.11% 3
South East -1 12 £50,000 +11.11%
London -29 12 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Buckinghamshire - 9 £50,000 -
Berkshire +11 7 £50,000 +8.10%
High Wycombe - 7 £50,000 -
Slough - 5 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire - 5 £50,000 -
Oxford - 5 £50,000 -
East of England - 5 £50,000 -
Amersham - 4 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £50,000 -
Watford - 4 £50,000 -
City of London -8 2 £52,500 +15.38% 1
Maidenhead - 2 £50,000 -
Reading -1 1 £50,000 +8.10%
Milton Keynes - 1 £50,000 -
Guildford - 1 £50,000 -
Luton - 1 £50,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £50,000 -
Surrey - 1 £50,000 -

PlateSpin
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 34 (97.14%) Microsoft
2 32 (91.43%) VMware
2 32 (91.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (80.00%) VMware ESX
3 28 (80.00%) vSphere
4 26 (74.29%) Veeam
5 22 (62.86%) HP
6 19 (54.29%) NetApp
6 19 (54.29%) SAN
7 18 (51.43%) Dell
7 18 (51.43%) XenDesktop
8 17 (48.57%) Hyper-V
8 17 (48.57%) XenApp
8 17 (48.57%) Citrix
8 17 (48.57%) Windows
9 16 (45.71%) XenServer
10 15 (42.86%) MS Excel
11 14 (40.00%) Web Services
11 14 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
11 14 (40.00%) IaaS
12 13 (37.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 12 (34.29%) EMC
13 12 (34.29%) vCloud
13 12 (34.29%) VMware ESXi
14 11 (31.43%) EqualLogic
14 11 (31.43%) SQL
14 11 (31.43%) Microsoft App-V
15 10 (28.57%) Backup Exec
15 10 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
15 10 (28.57%) LAN

PlateSpin
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (42.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (40.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (54.29%) SAN
2 10 (28.57%) LAN
3 9 (25.71%) WAN
4 6 (17.14%) DHCP
4 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
4 6 (17.14%) VPN
4 6 (17.14%) DNS
5 3 (8.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2005
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 20 (57.14%) Consultant
2 14 (40.00%) Senior Consultant
3 12 (34.29%) VMware Engineer
3 12 (34.29%) Systems Engineer
4 11 (31.43%) Technical Consultant
5 9 (25.71%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 6 (17.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 5 (14.29%) Virtualisation Consultant
8 4 (11.43%) VMware Consultant
8 4 (11.43%) Senior VMware Consultant
9 3 (8.57%) Data Centre Consultant
9 3 (8.57%) Principal Consultant
10 2 (5.71%) Architect
10 2 (5.71%) Technical Architect
10 2 (5.71%) Backup Engineer
11 1 (2.86%) Senior Technical Architect
11 1 (2.86%) Solutions Consultant
11 1 (2.86%) VMware Architect
11 1 (2.86%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) EqualLogic
2 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (8.57%) Mainframe
2 3 (8.57%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 17 (48.57%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) Linux
3 3 (8.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
2 9 (25.71%) Migration
3 6 (17.14%) ITIL
4 3 (8.57%) Service Management
4 3 (8.57%) Change Management
4 3 (8.57%) ITSM
4 3 (8.57%) IT Governance
4 3 (8.57%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.86%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (31.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (37.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (14.29%) MCTS
2 5 (14.29%) MCITP
2 5 (14.29%) MCSE
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (14.29%) NCDA
2 5 (14.29%) NCIE
2 5 (14.29%) VCAP
3 1 (2.86%) VCP4
System Software
1 32 (91.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (80.00%) VMware ESX
2 28 (80.00%) vSphere
3 18 (51.43%) XenDesktop
4 17 (48.57%) Hyper-V
4 17 (48.57%) XenApp
5 16 (45.71%) XenServer
6 12 (34.29%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (34.29%) vCloud
7 11 (31.43%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
8 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (2.86%) Xen
9 1 (2.86%) PowerConvert
Systems Management
1 10 (28.57%) Backup Exec
2 9 (25.71%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.86%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 34 (97.14%) Microsoft
2 32 (91.43%) VMware
3 26 (74.29%) Veeam
4 22 (62.86%) HP
5 19 (54.29%) NetApp
6 18 (51.43%) Dell
7 17 (48.57%) Citrix
8 12 (34.29%) EMC
9 10 (28.57%) Symantec
10 8 (22.86%) Cisco
11 6 (17.14%) FalconStor
12 5 (14.29%) IBM
13 4 (11.43%) 3PAR
14 2 (5.71%) CommVault
15 1 (2.86%) Leostream
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