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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Design Expert (VCDX)
Rank 841 892 848
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -44
Permanent jobs citing VCDX 25 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.008% 0.019%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.090% 0.030% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 25 9 17
Average salary £70,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+31.81% +22.22%
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
27683 29712 27710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.05% 27.15% 27.21%
Number of salaries quoted 22194 23445 22580
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VCDX across the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

VCDX Salary Histogram 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 30 July 2015. 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
London - 9 £75,000 -
West Midlands +3 5 £72,500 +52.63%
South East +1 5 £50,000 -9.09% 1
North West - 5 £70,000 -
VCDX
UK

VCDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 32 (100.00%) VMware
2 31 (96.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 31 (96.88%) vSphere
2 31 (96.88%) VCAP
3 29 (90.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (87.50%) vCloud
5 25 (78.13%) Windows
6 24 (75.00%) Hyper-V
7 21 (65.63%) Citrix
8 18 (56.25%) Active Directory
9 11 (34.38%) Cisco
9 11 (34.38%) Data Centre
10 10 (31.25%) XenServer
10 10 (31.25%) Private Cloud
11 8 (25.00%) EMC
12 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
13 6 (18.75%) Mentoring
14 5 (15.63%) CCNP
14 5 (15.63%) CCNA
14 5 (15.63%) Linux
14 5 (15.63%) ITIL
14 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
15 4 (12.50%) SAN
15 4 (12.50%) HP
15 4 (12.50%) Capacity Management
15 4 (12.50%) Business Continuity
15 4 (12.50%) RHCA
15 4 (12.50%) Novell
15 4 (12.50%) OpenStack
16 3 (9.38%) NetApp

VCDX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 4 (12.50%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (3.13%) Firewall
2 1 (3.13%) IPsec
2 1 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Architect
2 14 (43.75%) Consultant
3 12 (37.50%) Technical Architect
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Consultant
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Technical Architect
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Architect
5 3 (9.38%) VMware Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) VMware Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Principal Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Leader
6 2 (6.25%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Cloud Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.13%) AWS Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Principal Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Virtualisation Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Data Centre
2 10 (31.25%) Private Cloud
3 3 (9.38%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (78.13%) Windows
2 5 (15.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) Mentoring
2 5 (15.63%) ITIL
3 4 (12.50%) Business Continuity
3 4 (12.50%) Capacity Management
4 2 (6.25%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 31 (96.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 31 (96.88%) VCAP
2 5 (15.63%) CCNP
2 5 (15.63%) CCNA
2 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (12.50%) RHCA
4 1 (3.13%) VCP5
4 1 (3.13%) CCIE
System Software
1 31 (96.88%) vSphere
2 29 (90.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (87.50%) vCloud
4 24 (75.00%) Hyper-V
5 18 (56.25%) Active Directory
6 10 (31.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) MOM
1 2 (6.25%) SCCM
1 2 (6.25%) SCOM
1 2 (6.25%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (65.63%) Citrix
3 11 (34.38%) Cisco
4 8 (25.00%) EMC
5 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
6 4 (12.50%) HP
6 4 (12.50%) Novell
7 3 (9.38%) NetApp
8 2 (6.25%) Computacenter
8 2 (6.25%) BMC
8 2 (6.25%) CA
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago