The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FlexPod in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited FlexPod over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco/NetApp FlexPod
UK
Rank 831 910 853
Rank change year-on-year +79 -57  
Permanent jobs citing FlexPod 33 39 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.039% 0.038% 0.091%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.10% 0.092% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 26 27 73
Median salary £48,750 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,925 £53,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 32416 42370 42058
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 38.32% 40.97% 38.94%
Number of salaries quoted 26111 33821 33220
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
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

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

FlexPod
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for FlexPod in the UK

FlexPod
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing FlexPod over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for FlexPod in the UK

FlexPod
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FlexPod within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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
England +81 27 £50,000 -16.66% 4
London +65 9 £55,000 -15.38% 1
South East +73 8 £42,925 -14.15% 1
North West -4 8 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Berkshire +44 7 £42,925 -18.23%
Liverpool - 6 £45,000 - 1
Merseyside - 6 £45,000 - 1
City of London +46 5 £55,000 -18.51% 1
Maidenhead - 4 £42,925 -
East of England +27 2 - -
Slough +24 2 £72,500 +31.81%
Cambridgeshire +9 2 - -
Manchester -21 2 £56,250 -6.25%
Peterborough - 2 - -
Fareham - 1 £75,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £75,000 - 1

FlexPod
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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 with a requirement for FlexPod.

1 68 (90.67%) Cisco
2 40 (53.33%) NetApp
3 39 (52.00%) VMware
4 35 (46.67%) Hyper-V
4 35 (46.67%) Data Centre
5 34 (45.33%) Microsoft
6 30 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 28 (37.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 26 (34.67%) MS Excel
9 25 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
9 25 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
10 24 (32.00%) Active Directory
11 22 (29.33%) SLA
12 21 (28.00%) Presales
13 20 (26.67%) DNS
13 20 (26.67%) SQL Server
13 20 (26.67%) SAN
14 19 (25.33%) Windows
15 18 (24.00%) MS Exchange
15 18 (24.00%) Cisco Nexus
16 17 (22.67%) vSphere
17 16 (21.33%) ITIL
18 15 (20.00%) PCI DSS
18 15 (20.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
19 14 (18.67%) Windows Server 2008
19 14 (18.67%) Windows Server 2012
19 14 (18.67%) WAN
19 14 (18.67%) LAN
19 14 (18.67%) Citrix
20 13 (17.33%) Firewall

FlexPod
Top Related IT Skills 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 (24.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (14.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (10.67%) OpenStack
5 5 (6.67%) IIS
6 4 (5.33%) SharePoint
7 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 26 (34.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 28 (37.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (14.67%) Office 365
4 8 (10.67%) IBM Cloud
4 8 (10.67%) SoftLayer
5 4 (5.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (26.67%) DNS
1 20 (26.67%) SAN
2 18 (24.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 14 (18.67%) LAN
3 14 (18.67%) WAN
4 13 (17.33%) Firewall
5 11 (14.67%) DHCP
5 11 (14.67%) VLAN
6 8 (10.67%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (10.67%) VSAN
7 7 (9.33%) NAS
7 7 (9.33%) VPN
7 7 (9.33%) Wireless
8 5 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (6.67%) VoIP
9 4 (5.33%) MPLS
9 4 (5.33%) Network Security
9 4 (5.33%) Telepresence
9 4 (5.33%) WebEx
10 2 (2.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (9.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (4.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (10.67%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (9.33%) Finance
1 7 (9.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.33%) Law
3 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (42.67%) Architect
2 15 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (18.67%) Cloud Architect
4 11 (14.67%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (13.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (10.67%) Automation Architect
7 6 (8.00%) Analyst
7 6 (8.00%) Cisco Engineer
7 6 (8.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support
8 5 (6.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) Senior Server Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) Server Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) Citrix Architect
9 4 (5.33%) Cloud Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) Data Centre Architect
9 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
9 4 (5.33%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 4 (5.33%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (46.67%) Data Centre
2 15 (20.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 11 (14.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 11 (14.67%) Public Cloud
4 8 (10.67%) Private Cloud
5 7 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (5.33%) Computer Science
6 4 (5.33%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.33%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.33%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.33%) Windows
2 14 (18.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (18.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (10.67%) Data ONTAP
3 8 (10.67%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.00%) Presales
2 16 (21.33%) ITIL
3 12 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (12.00%) Converged Infrastructure
4 9 (12.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 8 (10.67%) Change Management
6 7 (9.33%) Analytics
6 7 (9.33%) Customer Requirements
6 7 (9.33%) Demand Management
6 7 (9.33%) Virtual Environments
7 6 (8.00%) DevOps
7 6 (8.00%) Incident Management
8 5 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (6.67%) Capacity Management
8 5 (6.67%) Matrix Management
8 5 (6.67%) Service Delivery
9 4 (5.33%) B2B
9 4 (5.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 4 (5.33%) Data Analytics
9 4 (5.33%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.33%) PowerShell
2 8 (10.67%) Java
2 8 (10.67%) Perl
2 8 (10.67%) Python
2 8 (10.67%) Ruby
3 1 (1.33%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (16.00%) CCNA
3 11 (14.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (13.33%) VCDX
5 9 (12.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (10.67%) CCIE
6 8 (10.67%) NCDA
7 6 (8.00%) CCNP
7 6 (8.00%) MCITP
8 5 (6.67%) Degree
8 5 (6.67%) MCSE
8 5 (6.67%) Security Cleared
9 4 (5.33%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (5.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (4.00%) CCDP
10 3 (4.00%) SC Cleared
11 2 (2.67%) CISSP
12 1 (1.33%) MCSA
12 1 (1.33%) NCIE
12 1 (1.33%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (29.33%) SLA
2 15 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (46.67%) Hyper-V
2 30 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (32.00%) Active Directory
4 17 (22.67%) vSphere
5 10 (13.33%) vCloud
6 8 (10.67%) Docker
7 7 (9.33%) Virtual Desktop
7 7 (9.33%) XenApp
8 4 (5.33%) NFS
9 1 (1.33%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (16.00%) SCCM
2 8 (10.67%) Ansible
2 8 (10.67%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (10.67%) Puppet
2 8 (10.67%) SCOM
2 8 (10.67%) vRealize
3 2 (2.67%) NetApp OnCommand
4 1 (1.33%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 68 (90.67%) Cisco
2 40 (53.33%) NetApp
3 39 (52.00%) VMware
4 34 (45.33%) Microsoft
5 14 (18.67%) Citrix
6 10 (13.33%) EMC
6 10 (13.33%) Nimsoft
7 8 (10.67%) CheckPoint
8 7 (9.33%) F5
8 7 (9.33%) HP
8 7 (9.33%) Juniper
8 7 (9.33%) Palo Alto
9 6 (8.00%) Veeam
10 5 (6.67%) AppSense
10 5 (6.67%) Meraki
10 5 (6.67%) SolarWinds
11 4 (5.33%) Symantec
12 3 (4.00%) Brocade
12 3 (4.00%) Red Hat
12 3 (4.00%) Tableau
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