The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FlexPod in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FlexPod over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco/NetApp FlexPod
Rank - 56 -
Permanent jobs citing FlexPod 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford - 0.27% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.73% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £62,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+22.72% +10.00%
FlexPod
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Miscellaneous Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
222 137 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 38.08% 36.53% 33.42%
Number of salaries quoted 181 98 81
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,436 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

FlexPod
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FlexPod across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

FlexPod Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

FlexPod
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FlexPod across the Watford region.

FlexPod Salary Trend in Watford

FlexPod
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region 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 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) CommVault
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) NCDA
2 1 (50.00%) NCIE
2 1 (50.00%) Lync
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) CLARiiON
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop

FlexPod
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region 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 1 (50.00%) Lync
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Server Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Server Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Support
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Server Support
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CLARiiON
1 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) NCDA
1 1 (50.00%) NCIE
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) CommVault
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec