The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FlexPod in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited FlexPod over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cisco/NetApp FlexPod
UK / England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 838 878 893
Rank change year-on-year +40 +15  
Permanent jobs citing FlexPod 25 37 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.030% 0.041% 0.066%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.071% 0.098% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 23 29 44
Median salary £72,500 £67,500 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.40% +10.20%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,615 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,615 £75,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year -55.18% +62.16%  

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 England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 34993 37921 42707
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 42.26% 41.59% 41.15%
Number of salaries quoted 27459 31530 34417
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,354
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

FlexPod
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

FlexPod
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for FlexPod in England

FlexPod
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing FlexPod in England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for FlexPod in England

FlexPod
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FlexPod within the England region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +27 16 £72,500 +7.40%
South East +47 6 £33,615 -55.18%
West Midlands - 2 - - 1
South West +1 1 £50,000 -37.50%
North West -41 1 £65,000 +85.71%
North East - 1 £42,500 -
FlexPod
UK

For the 6 months to 25 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 England region with a requirement for FlexPod.

1 53 (98.15%) Cisco
2 38 (70.37%) NetApp
3 32 (59.26%) Microsoft
4 30 (55.56%) VMware
5 28 (51.85%) Active Directory
6 27 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 27 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
7 22 (40.74%) Office 365
7 22 (40.74%) Citrix
8 21 (38.89%) SQL Server
8 21 (38.89%) XenApp
9 20 (37.04%) Data Centre
9 20 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
10 19 (35.19%) Windows
11 17 (31.48%) DNS
11 17 (31.48%) VMware Infrastructure
11 17 (31.48%) Hyper-V
12 16 (29.63%) DHCP
12 16 (29.63%) Linux
13 15 (27.78%) MS Exchange
13 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
13 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
14 14 (25.93%) Cisco Nexus
14 14 (25.93%) SLA
15 13 (24.07%) XenDesktop
16 12 (22.22%) VLAN
17 11 (20.37%) WAN
17 11 (20.37%) LAN
17 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Certification
17 11 (20.37%) CAD

FlexPod
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 15 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 10 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (12.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (9.26%) IIS
4 5 (9.26%) SharePoint
4 5 (9.26%) Skype for Business
5 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (3.70%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 27 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 27 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (40.74%) Office 365
3 3 (5.56%) IaaS
4 2 (3.70%) IBM Cloud
4 2 (3.70%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (31.48%) DNS
2 16 (29.63%) DHCP
3 14 (25.93%) Cisco Nexus
4 12 (22.22%) VLAN
5 11 (20.37%) LAN
5 11 (20.37%) WAN
6 10 (18.52%) Firewall
6 10 (18.52%) SAN
7 9 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (14.81%) NAS
9 5 (9.26%) MPLS
9 5 (9.26%) Skype
10 3 (5.56%) BGP
10 3 (5.56%) IPsec
10 3 (5.56%) Network Security
10 3 (5.56%) OSPF
10 3 (5.56%) SSL
10 3 (5.56%) VoIP
10 3 (5.56%) VPN
11 2 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
2 8 (14.81%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (5.56%) QlikView
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (12.96%) Finance
1 7 (12.96%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.70%) Billing
3 1 (1.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (37.04%) Architect
2 14 (25.93%) Infrastructure Architect
3 12 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (18.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (12.96%) Analyst
5 7 (12.96%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 6 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
6 6 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
7 5 (9.26%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Senior Server Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Server Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Support Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) Cloud Architect
8 4 (7.41%) Cloud Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Azure Architect
9 3 (5.56%) Hyper-V Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Network Architect
9 3 (5.56%) Senior Hyper-V Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (37.04%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.26%) Driving Licence
3 4 (7.41%) Private Cloud
4 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (5.56%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.85%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (35.19%) Windows
2 16 (29.63%) Linux
3 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 7 (12.96%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.37%) CAD
2 9 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (14.81%) ITIL
4 7 (12.96%) Change Management
4 7 (12.96%) Virtual Environments
5 6 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (11.11%) Presales
6 4 (7.41%) Converged Infrastructure
6 4 (7.41%) Network Design
7 3 (5.56%) Analytics
7 3 (5.56%) Capacity Management
7 3 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (5.56%) Line Management
7 3 (5.56%) Load Balancing
7 3 (5.56%) Performance Management
7 3 (5.56%) Validation
8 2 (3.70%) Demand Management
8 2 (3.70%) ITIL V3
8 2 (3.70%) Kanban
8 2 (3.70%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.26%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.70%) Java
2 2 (3.70%) Perl
2 2 (3.70%) Python
2 2 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (14.81%) CCNA
3 8 (14.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (12.96%) CCNP
4 7 (12.96%) NCDA
5 6 (11.11%) CCIE
5 6 (11.11%) MCITP
6 5 (9.26%) MCSE
6 5 (9.26%) Security Cleared
7 4 (7.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (5.56%) CCDP
8 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared
9 2 (3.70%) CISSP
9 2 (3.70%) VCDX
10 1 (1.85%) Degree
10 1 (1.85%) MCSA
10 1 (1.85%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (25.93%) SLA
2 2 (3.70%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 28 (51.85%) Active Directory
2 21 (38.89%) XenApp
3 17 (31.48%) Hyper-V
3 17 (31.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (24.07%) XenDesktop
5 11 (20.37%) vSphere
6 2 (3.70%) Docker
6 2 (3.70%) vCloud
6 2 (3.70%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (1.85%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (14.81%) SCCM
2 4 (7.41%) SCOM
3 2 (3.70%) Ansible
3 2 (3.70%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (3.70%) NetApp OnCommand
3 2 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.70%) Puppet
3 2 (3.70%) vRealize
Vendors
1 53 (98.15%) Cisco
2 38 (70.37%) NetApp
3 32 (59.26%) Microsoft
4 30 (55.56%) VMware
5 22 (40.74%) Citrix
6 8 (14.81%) CheckPoint
7 7 (12.96%) F5
8 5 (9.26%) HP
8 5 (9.26%) Juniper
8 5 (9.26%) Palo Alto
9 4 (7.41%) Brocade
10 3 (5.56%) EMC
10 3 (5.56%) Red Hat
10 3 (5.56%) SolarWinds
10 3 (5.56%) Tableau
11 2 (3.70%) Aruba
11 2 (3.70%) Fortinet
11 2 (3.70%) Meraki
11 2 (3.70%) Nimsoft
11 2 (3.70%) SolidFire
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