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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PlateSpin
Rank 922 856 870
Rank change year-on-year
-66 +14
Permanent jobs citing PlateSpin 13 32 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.028% 0.028%
As % of the Vendors category 0.022% 0.058% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 13 25 28
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.18% +37.50%
Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
57835 55228 60138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.12% 48.84% 47.83%
Number of salaries quoted 46278 44987 50706
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £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 16 April 2014 within the UK.

PlateSpin Salary Histogram in the UK

PlateSpin
Top 6 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -58 13 £55,000 - 2
London -45 11 £55,000 -21.42% 1
South East -15 2 £65,000 +34.71%
Surrey - 2 £65,000 -
City of London -8 1 £70,000 - 1
Weybridge - 1 £65,000 -

PlateSpin
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 36 (92.31%) VMware
1 36 (92.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (71.79%) Microsoft
3 22 (56.41%) MS Excel
4 20 (51.28%) vSphere
4 20 (51.28%) vCloud
4 20 (51.28%) IaaS
5 19 (48.72%) Veeam
5 19 (48.72%) Amazon AWS
5 19 (48.72%) Web Services
6 18 (46.15%) VMware ESX
7 17 (43.59%) VMware ESXi
8 16 (41.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 16 (41.03%) XenServer
8 16 (41.03%) Citrix
9 15 (38.46%) CCA
9 15 (38.46%) Citrix Certification
9 15 (38.46%) XenDesktop
9 15 (38.46%) XenApp
10 14 (35.90%) Wyse
10 14 (35.90%) AppSense
11 11 (28.21%) Linux
12 10 (25.64%) Windows
13 9 (23.08%) Terminal Services
13 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (20.51%) HP
15 7 (17.95%) MCSE
15 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Certification
15 7 (17.95%) Hyper-V

PlateSpin
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 1 (2.56%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 22 (56.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (51.28%) IaaS
2 19 (48.72%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.13%) SaaS
4 1 (2.56%) PaaS
4 1 (2.56%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) Network Security
2 3 (7.69%) Firewall
2 3 (7.69%) LAN
2 3 (7.69%) WAN
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) VMware Engineer
1 19 (48.72%) Systems Engineer
2 18 (46.15%) Consultant
3 15 (38.46%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 12 (30.77%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Principal Consultant
5 3 (7.69%) Data Centre Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Virtualisation Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (48.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) AS400
1 3 (7.69%) Mainframe
1 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.21%) Linux
2 10 (25.64%) Windows
3 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (7.69%) UNIX
5 1 (2.56%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.82%) Project Planning
2 4 (10.26%) Migration
3 3 (7.69%) ITSM
3 3 (7.69%) IT Governance
3 3 (7.69%) Performance Management
3 3 (7.69%) Service Management
3 3 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (2.56%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (41.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 15 (38.46%) CCA
2 15 (38.46%) Citrix Certification
3 7 (17.95%) MCSE
3 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (12.82%) VCP4
4 5 (12.82%) VCP5
5 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.56%) MCITP
5 1 (2.56%) CCEA
5 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.56%) CCNA
5 1 (2.56%) VCAP
5 1 (2.56%) CCEE
5 1 (2.56%) CCIA
System Software
1 36 (92.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (51.28%) vSphere
2 20 (51.28%) vCloud
3 18 (46.15%) VMware ESX
4 17 (43.59%) VMware ESXi
5 16 (41.03%) XenServer
6 15 (38.46%) XenDesktop
6 15 (38.46%) XenApp
7 9 (23.08%) Terminal Services
8 7 (17.95%) Hyper-V
9 5 (12.82%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (2.56%) Xen
10 1 (2.56%) PowerConvert
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) HP SIM
1 1 (2.56%) HP Operations Orchestration
1 1 (2.56%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 36 (92.31%) VMware
2 28 (71.79%) Microsoft
3 19 (48.72%) Veeam
4 16 (41.03%) Citrix
5 14 (35.90%) Wyse
5 14 (35.90%) AppSense
6 8 (20.51%) HP
7 5 (12.82%) IBM
8 4 (10.26%) EMC
9 3 (7.69%) Dell
9 3 (7.69%) Cisco
9 3 (7.69%) NetApp
10 1 (2.56%) Blue Coat
10 1 (2.56%) Novell
10 1 (2.56%) Juniper
10 1 (2.56%) CA
10 1 (2.56%) DataCore
10 1 (2.56%) FalconStor
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