Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FlexPod in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited FlexPod over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Cisco/NetApp FlexPod
England > North West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 363 348 324
Rank change year-on-year -15 -24 +27
Permanent jobs citing FlexPod 17 13 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.13% 0.10% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 0.26% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 15
North West median annual salary £74,500 £59,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.27% +37.21% +7.50%
10th Percentile £62,500 £32,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £81,400 £67,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £50,250
% change year-on-year +3.57% +39.30% -22.69%

FlexPod is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5190 5034 4652
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 39.17% 40.31% 35.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4045 4198 3695
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

FlexPod
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing FlexPod as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for FlexPod in the North West

FlexPod
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for FlexPod in the North West

FlexPod
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing FlexPod in the North West over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for FlexPod in the North West

FlexPod
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FlexPod within the North West region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside +31 12 £76,500 +44.34%
Manchester -6 5 £65,000 -
FlexPod
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 North West region with a requirement for FlexPod.

1 12 (70.59%) Java
1 12 (70.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (70.59%) Microservices
1 12 (70.59%) Re-Platforming
2 5 (29.41%) Cisco
2 5 (29.41%) CCIE
2 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (29.41%) Juniper
2 5 (29.41%) CheckPoint
2 5 (29.41%) Palo Alto
2 5 (29.41%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (29.41%) F5
3 2 (11.76%) DevOps
3 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
3 2 (11.76%) Apache Cassandra

FlexPod
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 12 (70.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Architect
2 6 (35.29%) Head of Architecture
3 5 (29.41%) Cisco Architect
3 5 (29.41%) Cisco Network Architect
3 5 (29.41%) Juniper Architect
3 5 (29.41%) Network Architect
4 4 (23.53%) Head of Development
5 3 (17.65%) Applications Architect
5 3 (17.65%) Java Applications Architect
5 3 (17.65%) Java Architect
5 3 (17.65%) Lead Architect
6 2 (11.76%) Head of Applications
6 2 (11.76%) Java Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Development Manager
7 1 (5.88%) Java Development Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Microservices
1 12 (70.59%) Re-Platforming
1 12 (70.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (11.76%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) CCIE
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) CheckPoint
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco
1 5 (29.41%) F5
1 5 (29.41%) Juniper
1 5 (29.41%) Palo Alto