The table below looks at the statistics for VCDX in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCDX over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Design Expert (VCDX)
Rank - - 37
Permanent jobs citing VCDX 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - - 0.50%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
VCDX
Cheshire

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

Qualifications Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
77 82 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 26.92% 31.30% 21.61%
Number of salaries quoted 41 71 43
Average salary £55,000 £38,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +26.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,550 £23,240 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

VCDX
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

VCDX Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

VCDX
Salary Trend in Chester

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

VCDX Salary Trend in Chester

VCDX
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region citing VCDX 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 VCDX.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) MCTS
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Celerra
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) HP AIS
1 1 (100.00%) HP MASE
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenServer
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) EqualLogic
1 1 (100.00%) NCDA
1 1 (100.00%) NCIE
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (100.00%) VCAP
1 1 (100.00%) CCEE
1 1 (100.00%) CCIA

VCDX
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

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

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Celerra
1 1 (100.00%) EqualLogic
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) MCTS
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) HP AIS
1 1 (100.00%) HP MASE
1 1 (100.00%) NCDA
1 1 (100.00%) NCIE
1 1 (100.00%) VCAP
1 1 (100.00%) CCEE
1 1 (100.00%) CCIA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenServer
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) VMware