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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Certified Design Expert (VCDX)
UK / England
Rank 802 878 915
Rank change year-on-year
+76 +37
Permanent jobs citing VCDX 20 19 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.025% 0.020% 0.016%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.10% 0.073% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 5
Median salary £64,000 £70,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% -3.44%
UK excluding London median salary £64,000 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +12.00%

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
19865 25947 26770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 25.21% 27.74% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 15796 20995 21523
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VCDX
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing VCDX as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

VCDX Salary Histogram in England

VCDX
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VCDX within the England region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands - 9 - -
East of England +32 5 £64,000 -1.53%
South East +41 3 £75,000 +7.14%
South West +20 2 £64,000 +16.36%
London +57 1 - -
VCDX
UK

VCDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing VCDX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for VCDX.

1 33 (70.21%) Microsoft Azure
1 33 (70.21%) Presales
2 29 (61.70%) VCAP
3 26 (55.32%) vCloud
4 23 (48.94%) vSphere
5 20 (42.55%) Cisco
6 19 (40.43%) VMware
6 19 (40.43%) Data Centre
6 19 (40.43%) Hyper-V
7 18 (38.30%) Amazon AWS
7 18 (38.30%) PowerShell
7 18 (38.30%) Nimsoft
7 18 (38.30%) Hybrid Cloud
7 18 (38.30%) OpenStack
7 18 (38.30%) FlexPod
7 18 (38.30%) Active Directory
8 17 (36.17%) PCI DSS
9 16 (34.04%) Microsoft Certification
9 16 (34.04%) MCSE
9 16 (34.04%) vRealize
10 15 (31.91%) MCP
10 15 (31.91%) Project Management
10 15 (31.91%) Business Development
10 15 (31.91%) Public Cloud
11 14 (29.79%) VMware Infrastructure
11 14 (29.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 14 (29.79%) Perl
11 14 (29.79%) Python
12 13 (27.66%) Ruby
12 13 (27.66%) Docker

VCDX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (38.30%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 33 (70.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (38.30%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (25.53%) IBM Cloud
3 12 (25.53%) SoftLayer
4 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.13%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.66%) VSAN
2 12 (25.53%) DNS
3 5 (10.64%) SAN
3 5 (10.64%) Unified Communications
4 4 (8.51%) WAN
5 2 (4.26%) Network Security
6 1 (2.13%) BGP
6 1 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.13%) Firewall
6 1 (2.13%) Internet
6 1 (2.13%) Multicast
6 1 (2.13%) OSPF
6 1 (2.13%) SNMP
6 1 (2.13%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (2.13%) Unicast
6 1 (2.13%) VLAN
6 1 (2.13%) VPN
Development Applications
1 12 (25.53%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (12.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (78.72%) Architect
2 20 (42.55%) Cloud Architect
3 19 (40.43%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (14.89%) Automation Architect
4 7 (14.89%) Consultant
5 6 (12.77%) Principal Consultant
5 6 (12.77%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Technical Architect
6 2 (4.26%) VMware Architect
7 1 (2.13%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Azure Architect
7 1 (2.13%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) VMware Consultant
7 1 (2.13%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 19 (40.43%) Data Centre
2 18 (38.30%) FlexPod
2 18 (38.30%) Hybrid Cloud
3 15 (31.91%) Public Cloud
4 11 (23.40%) VCE vBlock
5 6 (12.77%) Private Cloud
6 3 (6.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (6.38%) iSeries
7 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Windows
2 7 (14.89%) Windows Server
3 4 (8.51%) Unix
4 2 (4.26%) Linux
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (70.21%) Presales
2 15 (31.91%) Business Development
2 15 (31.91%) Project Management
3 12 (25.53%) Converged Infrastructure
3 12 (25.53%) Demand Management
4 10 (21.28%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 9 (19.15%) Line Management
5 9 (19.15%) Time Management
6 6 (12.77%) Application Virtualisation
7 5 (10.64%) High Availability
8 3 (6.38%) Data Encryption
8 3 (6.38%) Data Management
8 3 (6.38%) DDoS Mitigation
8 3 (6.38%) Information Management
8 3 (6.38%) TOGAF
9 2 (4.26%) Capacity Management
9 2 (4.26%) ITIL
10 1 (2.13%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (2.13%) Network Design
10 1 (2.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (38.30%) PowerShell
2 14 (29.79%) Perl
2 14 (29.79%) Python
3 13 (27.66%) Ruby
4 6 (12.77%) Java
5 1 (2.13%) C
5 1 (2.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 29 (61.70%) VCAP
2 16 (34.04%) MCSE
2 16 (34.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (31.91%) MCP
4 14 (29.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (21.28%) Degree
6 5 (10.64%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (8.51%) CCIE
7 4 (8.51%) CCNP
8 3 (6.38%) CCDP
8 3 (6.38%) CCMSE
8 3 (6.38%) CCSE
8 3 (6.38%) CCSM
8 3 (6.38%) VCP5
8 3 (6.38%) VCP6
9 2 (4.26%) CCNA
9 2 (4.26%) EMCISA
9 2 (4.26%) EMCSA
9 2 (4.26%) RHCA
10 1 (2.13%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (36.17%) PCI DSS
2 7 (14.89%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (55.32%) vCloud
2 23 (48.94%) vSphere
3 19 (40.43%) Hyper-V
4 18 (38.30%) Active Directory
5 14 (29.79%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (27.66%) Docker
7 6 (12.77%) XenServer
8 1 (2.13%) KVM
8 1 (2.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 16 (34.04%) vRealize
2 12 (25.53%) Ansible
2 12 (25.53%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (25.53%) Puppet
3 1 (2.13%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (2.13%) vMotion
Vendors
1 20 (42.55%) Cisco
2 19 (40.43%) VMware
3 18 (38.30%) Nimsoft
4 6 (12.77%) Citrix
4 6 (12.77%) Computacenter
5 4 (8.51%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.26%) EMC
6 2 (4.26%) F5
6 2 (4.26%) HP
7 1 (2.13%) Brocade
7 1 (2.13%) Dell
7 1 (2.13%) IBM
7 1 (2.13%) Infoblox
7 1 (2.13%) Juniper
7 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.13%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.13%) Riverbed
7 1 (2.13%) Veeam
7 1 (2.13%) Vyatta