The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of PlateSpin products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PlateSpin over the 3 months to 18 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 for the West Midlands region.

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

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PlateSpin
Rank - 197 191
Permanent jobs citing PlateSpin 0 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.100% 0.043%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.20% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £52,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +138.63%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.18% +37.50%
Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2377 2549 2336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.07% 50.89% 49.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1933 2097 1930
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,675
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
PlateSpin
England

PlateSpin
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

PlateSpin Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

PlateSpin
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

PlateSpin Salary Trend in the West Midlands

PlateSpin
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) CCA
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CCEA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenServer
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) DataCore
1 1 (100.00%) FalconStor
1 1 (100.00%) VCAP
1 1 (100.00%) CCEE
1 1 (100.00%) CCIA

PlateSpin
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Virtualisation Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) CCA
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CCEA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) VCAP
1 1 (100.00%) CCEE
1 1 (100.00%) CCIA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenServer
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) DataCore
1 1 (100.00%) FalconStor