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 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PlateSpin
Rank 881 922 875
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -47
Permanent jobs citing PlateSpin 9 11 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.009% 0.026%
As % of the Vendors category 0.017% 0.020% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 22
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £55,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £90,000 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+38.46% +18.18%

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
52036 56135 54562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.04% 46.75% 48.59%
Number of salaries quoted 41684 44973 44458
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,225 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 24 April 2015 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 24 April 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
(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 +11 9 £55,000 -
London +28 7 £49,000 -10.90%
South East +15 2 £90,000 +38.46%
Reading - 2 £90,000 -
Berkshire - 2 £90,000 -
City of London - 2 £52,000 -

PlateSpin
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (73.33%) Migration
4 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (60.00%) IaaS
5 8 (53.33%) Veeam
5 8 (53.33%) BMC
6 7 (46.67%) Firewall
6 7 (46.67%) Xen
6 7 (46.67%) vSphere
6 7 (46.67%) Private Cloud
6 7 (46.67%) Public Cloud
6 7 (46.67%) Hyper-V
7 6 (40.00%) Tivoli
7 6 (40.00%) Windows
8 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 5 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (20.00%) Zerto
10 3 (20.00%) vCloud
10 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (20.00%) JNCIA
10 3 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
10 3 (20.00%) CCNA
10 3 (20.00%) VPN
10 3 (20.00%) CommVault
10 3 (20.00%) Citrix
10 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (20.00%) ITIL
10 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2

PlateSpin
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 (6.67%) WebLogic
1 1 (6.67%) Apache
1 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (6.67%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 9 (60.00%) IaaS
2 2 (13.33%) SaaS
2 2 (13.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) VPN
3 2 (13.33%) SAN
3 2 (13.33%) LAN
3 2 (13.33%) WAN
3 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
3 2 (13.33%) VLAN
3 2 (13.33%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (13.33%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) DB2
1 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (6.67%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (6.67%) Bugzilla
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Data Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Virtualisation Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Data Centre Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Data Centre Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) DevOps Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Flash
2 1 (6.67%) VXML
2 1 (6.67%) Django
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Private Cloud
1 7 (46.67%) Public Cloud
2 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (13.33%) Replication
4 1 (6.67%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Debian
2 1 (6.67%) Fedora
2 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
2 1 (6.67%) CentOS
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Migration
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity
3 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Java
1 1 (6.67%) Perl
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
1 1 (6.67%) Python
1 1 (6.67%) Ruby
1 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (20.00%) JNCIA
2 3 (20.00%) CCNA
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (13.33%) MCSE
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (46.67%) Hyper-V
2 7 (46.67%) vSphere
2 7 (46.67%) Xen
3 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 3 (20.00%) vCloud
5 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
5 2 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (6.67%) Varnish
6 1 (6.67%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (6.67%) Nagios
2 1 (6.67%) Puppet
2 1 (6.67%) CFEngine
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (53.33%) BMC
3 8 (53.33%) Veeam
4 3 (20.00%) Zerto
4 3 (20.00%) Citrix
4 3 (20.00%) CommVault
5 2 (13.33%) NetApp
5 2 (13.33%) HP
5 2 (13.33%) Dell
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco
6 1 (6.67%) Red Hat