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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Design Expert (VCDX)
Rank 832 838 867
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +29
Permanent jobs citing VCDX 18 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.008% 0.008%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.066% 0.031% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 7
Average salary £72,500 £50,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.00% -25.92%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £50,000 £53,750
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.97%
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
27142 25948 28987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.47% 27.13% 28.07%
Number of salaries quoted 21880 20643 24475
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
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
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 January 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 January 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 +6 7 £72,500 +16.00%
South East -28 4 - -
North West - 3 £62,500 - 2
West Midlands -12 1 £72,500 +45.00%
VCDX
UK

VCDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 21 (100.00%) VCAP
2 11 (52.38%) VMware
2 11 (52.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 11 (52.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (47.62%) Network Design
3 10 (47.62%) Telecoms
3 10 (47.62%) LAN
3 10 (47.62%) WAN
3 10 (47.62%) Cisco
3 10 (47.62%) CCIE
3 10 (47.62%) CCIP
3 10 (47.62%) CCDA
3 10 (47.62%) CCDP
3 10 (47.62%) Citrix
3 10 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (42.86%) vSphere
5 8 (38.10%) Windows
6 7 (33.33%) Hyper-V
7 5 (23.81%) XenServer
7 5 (23.81%) NCDA
7 5 (23.81%) NCIE
7 5 (23.81%) NetApp
7 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
7 5 (23.81%) VTSP
8 4 (19.05%) vCloud
8 4 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (19.05%) FlexPod
8 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
8 4 (19.05%) SQL
8 4 (19.05%) IIS

VCDX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (19.05%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) IaaS
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
1 1 (4.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) LAN
1 10 (47.62%) WAN
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Data Mining
General
1 10 (47.62%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Network Engineer
1 10 (47.62%) Network Designer
1 10 (47.62%) Designer
2 7 (33.33%) Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Storage Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Technical Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Cloud Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Virtualisation Architect
6 1 (4.76%) VMware Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) FlexPod
2 1 (4.76%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.76%) Replication
2 1 (4.76%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Network Design
2 4 (19.05%) Business Continuity
2 4 (19.05%) Data Management
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (4.76%) TOGAF
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL
3 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) VCAP
2 11 (52.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (47.62%) CCIE
3 10 (47.62%) CCIP
3 10 (47.62%) CCDA
3 10 (47.62%) CCDP
3 10 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (23.81%) NCDA
4 5 (23.81%) NCIE
4 5 (23.81%) VTSP
5 2 (9.52%) MCSE
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (9.52%) MCITP
6 1 (4.76%) VCP5
6 1 (4.76%) VCP4
6 1 (4.76%) CCEE
6 1 (4.76%) CCAA
6 1 (4.76%) CCIA
6 1 (4.76%) MCTS
6 1 (4.76%) CCA
System Software
1 11 (52.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (42.86%) vSphere
3 7 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 5 (23.81%) XenServer
5 4 (19.05%) vCloud
5 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
6 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Legato
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) VMware
2 10 (47.62%) Cisco
2 10 (47.62%) Citrix
3 5 (23.81%) NetApp
3 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
4 4 (19.05%) CommVault
4 4 (19.05%) Symantec
5 3 (14.29%) Computacenter
5 3 (14.29%) Novell
5 3 (14.29%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) Veeam
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £100000 per annum + Car, Home Working + Company Shares
Posted: 6 days ago
England
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Package, Home Working
Posted: 22 days ago