The first table below looks at the demand for NCDA in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NCDA over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NetApp Certified Data Management Administrator (NCDA)
Rank 111 103 104
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Permanent jobs citing NCDA 11 22 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.57% 1.09% 0.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.71% 3.46% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 3
Average salary £67,500 £48,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
643 636 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 33.13% 31.63% 27.43%
Number of salaries quoted 566 566 395
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
NCDA
West Midlands

NCDA
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NCDA across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

NCDA Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

NCDA
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NCDA across the Birmingham region.

NCDA Salary Trend in Birmingham

NCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing NCDA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited NCDA.

1 25 (96.15%) NetApp
1 25 (96.15%) NCIE
2 24 (92.31%) Cisco
3 23 (88.46%) VMware
4 22 (84.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 21 (80.77%) VMware Infrastructure
6 20 (76.92%) Citrix
7 17 (65.38%) vSphere
8 16 (61.54%) VTSP
8 16 (61.54%) Cisco Nexus
8 16 (61.54%) EMC
9 15 (57.69%) VCAP
10 14 (53.85%) FlexPod
11 11 (42.31%) Hyper-V
12 10 (38.46%) vCloud
12 10 (38.46%) XenDesktop
12 10 (38.46%) VCDX
12 10 (38.46%) Citrix Certification
12 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
13 9 (34.62%) Windows
13 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (30.77%) Cisco IOS
14 8 (30.77%) SAN
14 8 (30.77%) CCA
14 8 (30.77%) Dell
14 8 (30.77%) SQL
14 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
14 8 (30.77%) IIS
14 8 (30.77%) Active Directory

NCDA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing NCDA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited NCDA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (30.77%) IIS
2 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (61.54%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (30.77%) Cisco IOS
2 8 (30.77%) SAN
2 8 (30.77%) WAAS
3 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 3 (11.54%) NAS
4 3 (11.54%) iSCSI
4 3 (11.54%) SMTP
4 3 (11.54%) FTP
4 3 (11.54%) HTTP
4 3 (11.54%) SNMP
5 2 (7.69%) Unified Communications
6 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 22 (84.62%) Consultant
2 13 (50.00%) Storage Consultant
3 11 (42.31%) FlexPod Consultant
4 7 (26.92%) VMware Consultant
5 4 (15.38%) Architect
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (15.38%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 4 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (15.38%) Storage Architect
5 4 (15.38%) Virtualisation Architect
5 4 (15.38%) Technology Consultant
5 4 (15.38%) Storage Solutions Architect
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Storage Consultant
6 3 (11.54%) Implementation Consultant
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Implementation Consultant
6 3 (11.54%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (53.85%) FlexPod
2 7 (26.92%) CLARiiON
3 6 (23.08%) Celerra
4 2 (7.69%) EqualLogic
5 1 (3.85%) Symmetrix
5 1 (3.85%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Windows
1 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2003
1 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (30.77%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) Data Management
2 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
2 1 (3.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (96.15%) NCIE
2 22 (84.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 16 (61.54%) VTSP
4 15 (57.69%) VCAP
5 10 (38.46%) VCDX
5 10 (38.46%) Citrix Certification
6 8 (30.77%) CCA
7 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (26.92%) MCITP
7 7 (26.92%) MCTS
8 6 (23.08%) CCEE
8 6 (23.08%) CCIA
9 5 (19.23%) MCSE
10 4 (15.38%) CCEA
11 2 (7.69%) HP AIS
11 2 (7.69%) HP ASE
11 2 (7.69%) HP MASE
12 1 (3.85%) VCP5
12 1 (3.85%) CCIE
12 1 (3.85%) CCNA
System Software
1 21 (80.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (65.38%) vSphere
3 11 (42.31%) Hyper-V
4 10 (38.46%) vCloud
4 10 (38.46%) XenDesktop
5 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
6 3 (11.54%) NFS
7 2 (7.69%) XenApp
7 2 (7.69%) XenServer
7 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Legato
Vendors
1 25 (96.15%) NetApp
2 24 (92.31%) Cisco
3 23 (88.46%) VMware
4 20 (76.92%) Citrix
5 16 (61.54%) EMC
6 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
7 8 (30.77%) Dell
8 5 (19.23%) 3PAR
9 4 (15.38%) HP
10 1 (3.85%) Isilon
10 1 (3.85%) IBM
10 1 (3.85%) Symantec
10 1 (3.85%) CommVault