The table below looks at the statistics for NCIE in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NCIE over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NetApp Certified Implementation Engineer (NCIE)
Rank 114 109 104
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Permanent jobs citing NCIE 15 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.70% 0.84% 0.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.04% 2.69% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 3
Average salary £67,500 £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
NCIE
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
735 668 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.39% 31.00% 28.61%
Number of salaries quoted 637 602 407
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

NCIE
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

NCIE Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

NCIE
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

NCIE Salary Trend in Birmingham

NCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing NCIE 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 NCIE.

1 27 (100.00%) NetApp
1 27 (100.00%) NCDA
2 25 (92.59%) Cisco
3 24 (88.89%) VMware
4 22 (81.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 21 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (77.78%) VTSP
5 21 (77.78%) Citrix
5 21 (77.78%) Cisco Nexus
6 18 (66.67%) EMC
7 16 (59.26%) vSphere
7 16 (59.26%) VCAP
8 14 (51.85%) FlexPod
9 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
10 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
10 12 (44.44%) CCA
10 12 (44.44%) Citrix Certification
10 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
10 12 (44.44%) WAAS
10 12 (44.44%) Hyper-V
10 12 (44.44%) XenDesktop
10 12 (44.44%) vCloud
11 9 (33.33%) VCDX
11 9 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
11 9 (33.33%) 3PAR
11 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
11 9 (33.33%) IIS
11 9 (33.33%) Windows
11 9 (33.33%) SQL

NCIE
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing NCIE 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 NCIE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (33.33%) IIS
2 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
2 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (77.78%) Cisco Nexus
2 12 (44.44%) WAAS
3 9 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (14.81%) SAN
5 3 (11.11%) iSCSI
5 3 (11.11%) NAS
5 3 (11.11%) SMTP
5 3 (11.11%) FTP
5 3 (11.11%) HTTP
5 3 (11.11%) SNMP
5 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 20 (74.07%) Consultant
2 15 (55.56%) Storage Consultant
3 12 (44.44%) FlexPod Consultant
4 7 (25.93%) Storage Solutions Architect
4 7 (25.93%) Virtualisation Architect
4 7 (25.93%) VMware Consultant
4 7 (25.93%) Storage Architect
4 7 (25.93%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (25.93%) Architect
5 5 (18.52%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 5 (18.52%) Technology Consultant
6 3 (11.11%) Implementation Consultant
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Implementation Consultant
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Storage Consultant
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (3.70%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (51.85%) FlexPod
2 8 (29.63%) CLARiiON
3 7 (25.93%) Celerra
4 1 (3.70%) Symmetrix
4 1 (3.70%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Windows
1 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Data Management
2 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
2 1 (3.70%) Change Control
2 1 (3.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) NCDA
2 22 (81.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 21 (77.78%) VTSP
4 16 (59.26%) VCAP
5 12 (44.44%) CCA
5 12 (44.44%) Citrix Certification
6 9 (33.33%) VCDX
7 7 (25.93%) MCSE
7 7 (25.93%) MCTS
7 7 (25.93%) MCITP
7 7 (25.93%) CCEA
7 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (25.93%) CCIA
8 5 (18.52%) CCEE
System Software
1 21 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (59.26%) vSphere
3 12 (44.44%) vCloud
3 12 (44.44%) Hyper-V
3 12 (44.44%) XenDesktop
3 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 3 (11.11%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Legato
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) NetApp
2 25 (92.59%) Cisco
3 24 (88.89%) VMware
4 21 (77.78%) Citrix
5 18 (66.67%) EMC
6 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
7 9 (33.33%) 3PAR
8 4 (14.81%) Dell
9 2 (7.41%) CommVault
9 2 (7.41%) Symantec
10 1 (3.70%) HP
10 1 (3.70%) Isilon