The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the England region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Design Expert (VCDX)
Rank 864 840 853
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +13
Permanent jobs citing VCDX 10 18 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.009% 0.018% 0.014%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.034% 0.065% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 15
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -12.19%
Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
29561 27812 30636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.11% 27.23% 27.67%
Number of salaries quoted 23384 22809 26512
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,452 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.62% -
VCDX
UK

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 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
South East -3 9 £55,000 +22.22%
West Midlands +5 6 £51,250 +13.88%
East Midlands -12 6 £51,250 +13.88%
Yorkshire -35 6 £55,000 +22.22%
East of England - 3 £47,500 -
North West +4 1 £42,500 +3.03%
VCDX
UK

VCDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 27 (100.00%) VCAP
2 21 (77.78%) VMware
2 21 (77.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 20 (74.07%) vSphere
4 19 (70.37%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (66.67%) Citrix
6 16 (59.26%) NCDA
6 16 (59.26%) NCIE
7 15 (55.56%) NetApp
8 14 (51.85%) Cisco
8 14 (51.85%) VTSP
9 10 (37.04%) Cisco IOS
9 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (37.04%) Windows 2000 Server
9 10 (37.04%) SQL
9 10 (37.04%) IIS
9 10 (37.04%) Windows
9 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (37.04%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (37.04%) FlexPod
10 8 (29.63%) XenApp
10 8 (29.63%) XenDesktop
11 6 (22.22%) MCITP
11 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
12 5 (18.52%) LAN
12 5 (18.52%) WAN
12 5 (18.52%) CCIE
12 5 (18.52%) CCIP

VCDX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 10 (37.04%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) Cisco IOS
1 10 (37.04%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (18.52%) LAN
2 5 (18.52%) WAN
3 4 (14.81%) Unified Communications
4 3 (11.11%) SAN
5 1 (3.70%) NAS
General
1 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Consultant
2 11 (40.74%) Storage Consultant
3 9 (33.33%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 8 (29.63%) VMware Consultant
5 7 (25.93%) FlexPod Consultant
6 5 (18.52%) Designer
6 5 (18.52%) Network Designer
6 5 (18.52%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (18.52%) Network Engineer
7 4 (14.81%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (3.70%) Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Lead Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Cloud Architect
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) FlexPod
2 4 (14.81%) Celerra
2 4 (14.81%) EqualLogic
3 3 (11.11%) CLARiiON
4 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (3.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Windows
1 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2003
1 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
1 10 (37.04%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Network Design
2 4 (14.81%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (11.11%) Data Management
4 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) VCAP
2 21 (77.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 16 (59.26%) NCDA
3 16 (59.26%) NCIE
4 14 (51.85%) VTSP
5 6 (22.22%) MCITP
5 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (18.52%) CCIE
6 5 (18.52%) CCIP
6 5 (18.52%) CCDA
6 5 (18.52%) CCDP
6 5 (18.52%) MCTS
6 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (14.81%) HP MASE
7 4 (14.81%) HP AIS
7 4 (14.81%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (14.81%) CCEE
7 4 (14.81%) CCIA
8 3 (11.11%) HP ASE
9 2 (7.41%) IBM Certification
System Software
1 20 (74.07%) vSphere
2 19 (70.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (29.63%) XenApp
3 8 (29.63%) XenDesktop
4 5 (18.52%) Hyper-V
5 4 (14.81%) XenServer
5 4 (14.81%) VMware ESX
5 4 (14.81%) vCloud
6 2 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Legato
Vendors
1 21 (77.78%) VMware
2 18 (66.67%) Citrix
3 15 (55.56%) NetApp
4 14 (51.85%) Cisco
5 5 (18.52%) HP
5 5 (18.52%) EMC
6 4 (14.81%) Dell
7 3 (11.11%) CommVault
7 3 (11.11%) Symantec
8 2 (7.41%) IBM
9 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
9 1 (3.70%) SunGard
9 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (3.70%) Google
9 1 (3.70%) Veeam
9 1 (3.70%) Rackspace