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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco/NetApp FlexPod
UK / England
Rank 808 894 841
Rank change year-on-year +86 -53  
Permanent jobs citing FlexPod 29 35 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.036% 0.036% 0.096%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.094% 0.088% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 26 27 69
Median salary £52,500 £60,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +12.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,925 £53,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £57,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -21.73% +35.29%  

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 30700 39773 38788
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 38.49% 41.07% 39.02%
Number of salaries quoted 24861 32193 30975
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,520 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 March 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 March 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
South East +85 10 £70,000 +40.00% 1
London +61 9 £55,000 -15.38% 1
North West -4 8 £45,000 -25.00% 1
East of England +24 2 - -
FlexPod
UK

FlexPod
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 64 (92.75%) Cisco
2 39 (56.52%) NetApp
3 32 (46.38%) VMware
4 31 (44.93%) Microsoft
4 31 (44.93%) Data Centre
5 30 (43.48%) Hyper-V
6 26 (37.68%) MS Excel
6 26 (37.68%) Microsoft Azure
7 24 (34.78%) Active Directory
7 24 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
8 23 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
9 22 (31.88%) Cisco Certification
10 21 (30.43%) SQL Server
11 20 (28.99%) DNS
12 19 (27.54%) Windows
13 18 (26.09%) MS Exchange
13 18 (26.09%) SLA
14 17 (24.64%) vSphere
14 17 (24.64%) Cisco Nexus
15 16 (23.19%) PCI DSS
16 15 (21.74%) ITIL
16 15 (21.74%) Presales
17 14 (20.29%) Windows Server 2012
17 14 (20.29%) Windows Server 2008
17 14 (20.29%) Citrix
17 14 (20.29%) SAN
18 13 (18.84%) WAN
18 13 (18.84%) LAN
18 13 (18.84%) PowerShell
19 12 (17.39%) Firewall

FlexPod
Top Related 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 18 (26.09%) MS Exchange
2 11 (15.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (14.49%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (11.59%) OpenStack
5 5 (7.25%) IIS
6 4 (5.80%) SharePoint
7 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 26 (37.68%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 26 (37.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (13.04%) Office 365
4 8 (11.59%) IBM Cloud
4 8 (11.59%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 20 (28.99%) DNS
2 17 (24.64%) Cisco Nexus
3 14 (20.29%) SAN
4 13 (18.84%) LAN
4 13 (18.84%) WAN
5 12 (17.39%) Firewall
6 11 (15.94%) DHCP
6 11 (15.94%) VLAN
7 8 (11.59%) VSAN
8 7 (10.14%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (10.14%) NAS
9 6 (8.70%) Wireless
10 4 (5.80%) MPLS
10 4 (5.80%) Network Security
10 4 (5.80%) VoIP
11 3 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (4.35%) VPN
12 2 (2.90%) Internet
12 2 (2.90%) LDAP
13 1 (1.45%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.49%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (10.14%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (4.35%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (11.59%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (10.14%) Finance
1 7 (10.14%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.45%) Law
3 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (39.13%) Architect
2 14 (20.29%) Cloud Architect
3 13 (18.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (14.49%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (11.59%) Automation Architect
7 6 (8.70%) Analyst
7 6 (8.70%) Cisco Engineer
7 6 (8.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (7.25%) Infrastructure Support
8 5 (7.25%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) Senior Server Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) Server Engineer
9 4 (5.80%) Citrix Architect
9 4 (5.80%) Cloud Engineer
9 4 (5.80%) Data Centre Manager
9 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
9 4 (5.80%) Network Architect
9 4 (5.80%) Storage Engineer
9 4 (5.80%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (44.93%) Data Centre
2 11 (15.94%) Hybrid Cloud
3 9 (13.04%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 8 (11.59%) Private Cloud
5 7 (10.14%) Public Cloud
6 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.45%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.45%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 19 (27.54%) Windows
2 14 (20.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (20.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (11.59%) Data ONTAP
3 8 (11.59%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.74%) ITIL
1 15 (21.74%) Presales
2 11 (15.94%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (13.04%) Converged Infrastructure
3 9 (13.04%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 8 (11.59%) Change Management
5 7 (10.14%) Customer Requirements
5 7 (10.14%) Demand Management
5 7 (10.14%) Virtual Environments
6 6 (8.70%) Capacity Management
6 6 (8.70%) DevOps
6 6 (8.70%) Incident Management
7 5 (7.25%) Load Balancing
7 5 (7.25%) Matrix Management
7 5 (7.25%) Service Delivery
8 4 (5.80%) B2B
8 4 (5.80%) Business Continuity
8 4 (5.80%) Matrix Organization
8 4 (5.80%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.84%) PowerShell
2 8 (11.59%) Java
2 8 (11.59%) Perl
2 8 (11.59%) Python
2 8 (11.59%) Ruby
3 1 (1.45%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (31.88%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (15.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (14.49%) CCNA
3 10 (14.49%) VCDX
4 9 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (11.59%) CCIE
5 8 (11.59%) NCDA
6 6 (8.70%) MCITP
7 5 (7.25%) CCNP
7 5 (7.25%) MCSE
7 5 (7.25%) Security Cleared
8 4 (5.80%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (5.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (4.35%) CCDP
9 3 (4.35%) SC Cleared
10 2 (2.90%) CISSP
11 1 (1.45%) Degree
11 1 (1.45%) MCSA
11 1 (1.45%) NCIE
11 1 (1.45%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (26.09%) SLA
2 16 (23.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 30 (43.48%) Hyper-V
2 24 (34.78%) Active Directory
2 24 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (24.64%) vSphere
4 10 (14.49%) vCloud
5 8 (11.59%) Docker
6 7 (10.14%) XenApp
7 5 (7.25%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (2.90%) NFS
9 1 (1.45%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (17.39%) SCCM
2 8 (11.59%) Ansible
2 8 (11.59%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (11.59%) Puppet
2 8 (11.59%) vRealize
3 6 (8.70%) SCOM
4 2 (2.90%) NetApp OnCommand
5 1 (1.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 64 (92.75%) Cisco
2 39 (56.52%) NetApp
3 32 (46.38%) VMware
4 31 (44.93%) Microsoft
5 14 (20.29%) Citrix
6 10 (14.49%) EMC
6 10 (14.49%) Nimsoft
7 8 (11.59%) CheckPoint
8 7 (10.14%) F5
8 7 (10.14%) HP
8 7 (10.14%) Juniper
8 7 (10.14%) Palo Alto
9 6 (8.70%) Veeam
10 5 (7.25%) AppSense
10 5 (7.25%) Meraki
11 4 (5.80%) Symantec
12 3 (4.35%) Brocade
12 3 (4.35%) Red Hat
12 3 (4.35%) SolarWinds
12 3 (4.35%) Tableau
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