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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NetApp Certified Implementation Engineer (NCIE)
Rank 110 117 104
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Permanent jobs citing NCIE 19 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.82% 0.61% 0.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.41% 2.09% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 4
Average salary £67,500 £56,250 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.65%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +14.58%
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
789 622 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.13% 29.41% 27.90%
Number of salaries quoted 684 559 391
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 18 September 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 31 (100.00%) NetApp
1 31 (100.00%) NCDA
2 29 (93.55%) Cisco
3 28 (90.32%) VMware
4 27 (87.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 26 (83.87%) VMware Infrastructure
5 26 (83.87%) VTSP
5 26 (83.87%) Citrix
5 26 (83.87%) Cisco Nexus
6 23 (74.19%) EMC
7 18 (58.06%) CCA
7 18 (58.06%) Citrix Certification
7 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
7 18 (58.06%) Active Directory
7 18 (58.06%) SQL Server
7 18 (58.06%) VCAP
7 18 (58.06%) XenDesktop
7 18 (58.06%) Hyper-V
7 18 (58.06%) vSphere
7 18 (58.06%) WAAS
7 18 (58.06%) vCloud
8 16 (51.61%) FlexPod
9 12 (38.71%) 3PAR
10 10 (32.26%) Exchange Server 2010
10 10 (32.26%) MCTS
10 10 (32.26%) SQL Server 2005
10 10 (32.26%) MCITP
10 10 (32.26%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (32.26%) Exchange Server 2003
10 10 (32.26%) Exchange Server 2007

NCIE
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 10 (32.26%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (32.26%) Exchange Server 2003
1 10 (32.26%) Exchange Server 2007
1 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
2 8 (25.81%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (83.87%) Cisco Nexus
2 18 (58.06%) WAAS
3 8 (25.81%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (9.68%) SMTP
4 3 (9.68%) FTP
4 3 (9.68%) HTTP
4 3 (9.68%) SNMP
4 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
4 3 (9.68%) SAN
4 3 (9.68%) NAS
4 3 (9.68%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (58.06%) SQL Server
2 10 (32.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (32.26%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 21 (67.74%) Consultant
2 13 (41.94%) FlexPod Consultant
2 13 (41.94%) Storage Consultant
3 10 (32.26%) Storage Architect
3 10 (32.26%) Virtualisation Architect
3 10 (32.26%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (32.26%) Architect
3 10 (32.26%) Storage Solutions Architect
4 8 (25.81%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 8 (25.81%) Technology Consultant
5 5 (16.13%) VMware Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Storage Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) Implementation Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Implementation Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 16 (51.61%) FlexPod
2 10 (32.26%) Celerra
2 10 (32.26%) CLARiiON
3 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Windows
1 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (25.81%) Windows 2000 Server
1 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) Data Management
2 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
2 1 (3.23%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (100.00%) NCDA
2 27 (87.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 26 (83.87%) VTSP
4 18 (58.06%) CCA
4 18 (58.06%) Citrix Certification
4 18 (58.06%) VCAP
5 10 (32.26%) MCTS
5 10 (32.26%) MCITP
5 10 (32.26%) CCEA
5 10 (32.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (32.26%) MCSE
5 10 (32.26%) CCIA
6 8 (25.81%) VCDX
6 8 (25.81%) CCEE
System Software
1 26 (83.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (58.06%) Active Directory
2 18 (58.06%) XenDesktop
2 18 (58.06%) Hyper-V
2 18 (58.06%) vSphere
2 18 (58.06%) vCloud
3 3 (9.68%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Legato
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) NetApp
2 29 (93.55%) Cisco
3 28 (90.32%) VMware
4 26 (83.87%) Citrix
5 23 (74.19%) EMC
6 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
7 12 (38.71%) 3PAR
8 4 (12.90%) Dell
9 3 (9.68%) Symantec
9 3 (9.68%) CommVault
10 1 (3.23%) HP