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

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Design Expert (VCDX)
Rank 886 856 853
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -3
Permanent jobs citing VCDX 2 15 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.015% 0.016%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.007% 0.055% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 17
Average salary £57,500 £62,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
VCDX
UK

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

Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
29450 27172 29659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.49% 26.69% 28.52%
Number of salaries quoted 23705 22107 24968
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VCDX
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

VCDX Jobs Demand Trend in England

VCDX
Salary Trend in England

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

VCDX Salary Trend in England

VCDX
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VCDX within the England region over the 3 months to 20 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands -5 1 £57,500 -8.00%
North West -16 1 £52,500 -16.00%
South East -17 1 £57,500 +4.54%
Yorkshire -35 1 £57,500 +4.54%
VCDX
UK

VCDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) NetApp
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (100.00%) NCDA
1 9 (100.00%) NCIE
1 9 (100.00%) VCAP
1 9 (100.00%) VTSP
2 6 (66.67%) Data Management
2 6 (66.67%) CommVault
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (66.67%) Legato
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (66.67%) Symantec
2 6 (66.67%) Citrix
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) IIS
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) vSphere
2 6 (66.67%) FlexPod
3 5 (55.56%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 3 (33.33%) Veeam
4 3 (33.33%) MCTS
4 3 (33.33%) MCITP
4 3 (33.33%) Replication
4 3 (33.33%) Business Continuity

VCDX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (66.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Consultant
2 8 (88.89%) Storage Consultant
3 5 (55.56%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (33.33%) Virtualisation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) FlexPod
2 3 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Data Management
2 3 (33.33%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 9 (100.00%) NCDA
1 9 (100.00%) NCIE
1 9 (100.00%) VCAP
1 9 (100.00%) VTSP
2 3 (33.33%) MCTS
2 3 (33.33%) MCITP
2 3 (33.33%) MCSE
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (66.67%) vSphere
3 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Legato
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) NetApp
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) Symantec
2 6 (66.67%) Citrix
2 6 (66.67%) CommVault
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) HP
3 3 (33.33%) Veeam