The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FlexPod in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited FlexPod over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cisco/NetApp FlexPod
London / City of London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 231 - 301
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing FlexPod 3 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.057% - 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% - 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 10
Median salary £70,000 - £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,615 £75,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -55.18% +76.47%  

FlexPod is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2476 2944 4509
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 47.28% 46.83% 43.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2176 2647 3709
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £36,200
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

FlexPod
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing FlexPod as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for FlexPod in the City of London

FlexPod
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FlexPod in the City of London.

Salary trend for FlexPod in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing FlexPod also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for FlexPod.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (62.50%) CheckPoint
2 5 (62.50%) CCIE
3 4 (50.00%) CCNP
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Juniper
3 4 (50.00%) F5
3 4 (50.00%) Palo Alto
4 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
4 3 (37.50%) Tableau
4 3 (37.50%) Capacity Management
4 3 (37.50%) Analytics
4 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
4 3 (37.50%) NetApp
4 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
4 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
4 3 (37.50%) QlikView
4 3 (37.50%) SCOM
4 3 (37.50%) Validation
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (37.50%) CCDP
4 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) MCSE
4 3 (37.50%) DHCP
4 3 (37.50%) DNS
4 3 (37.50%) SLA

FlexPod
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (37.50%) DHCP
2 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) QlikView
General
1 1 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Network Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Analytics
1 3 (37.50%) Capacity Management
1 3 (37.50%) Validation
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Kanban
2 1 (12.50%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) CCIE
3 4 (50.00%) CCNP
4 3 (37.50%) CCDP
4 3 (37.50%) MCSE
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (12.50%) CISSP
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) CheckPoint
3 4 (50.00%) F5
3 4 (50.00%) Juniper
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Palo Alto
4 3 (37.50%) NetApp
4 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
4 3 (37.50%) Tableau
5 1 (12.50%) Riverbed
5 1 (12.50%) VMware