The first table below looks at the demand for VCDX in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCDX over the 3 months to 22 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 Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Design Expert (VCDX)
Rank 180 152 149
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -3
Permanent jobs citing VCDX 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.11% 0.039% 0.083%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.44% 0.15% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Average salary £51,250 £45,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.88% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
Qualifications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
902 682 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.99% 26.85% 24.97%
Number of salaries quoted 752 478 501
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
VCDX
West Yorkshire

VCDX
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

VCDX Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

VCDX
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

VCDX Salary Trend in Leeds

VCDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 13 (100.00%) Citrix
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
1 13 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 13 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 13 (100.00%) vSphere
1 13 (100.00%) VCAP
2 10 (76.92%) Cisco
2 10 (76.92%) NetApp
2 10 (76.92%) NCDA
2 10 (76.92%) NCIE
3 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 7 (53.85%) IIS
3 7 (53.85%) Windows
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (53.85%) Cisco IOS
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (53.85%) Windows 2000 Server
3 7 (53.85%) VTSP
3 7 (53.85%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (53.85%) FlexPod
4 6 (46.15%) XenApp
4 6 (46.15%) XenDesktop
5 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
5 3 (23.08%) HP
5 3 (23.08%) Dell
5 3 (23.08%) EMC
5 3 (23.08%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (23.08%) SAN
5 3 (23.08%) VMware ESX

VCDX
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 7 (53.85%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco IOS
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (23.08%) SAN
2 3 (23.08%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Consultant
2 8 (61.54%) VMware Consultant
3 7 (53.85%) FlexPod Consultant
3 7 (53.85%) Storage Consultant
4 6 (46.15%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 3 (23.08%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) FlexPod
2 3 (23.08%) CLARiiON
2 3 (23.08%) Celerra
2 3 (23.08%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
1 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (53.85%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 13 (100.00%) VCAP
2 10 (76.92%) NCDA
2 10 (76.92%) NCIE
3 7 (53.85%) VTSP
4 3 (23.08%) CCEE
4 3 (23.08%) CCIA
4 3 (23.08%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (23.08%) MCTS
4 3 (23.08%) MCITP
4 3 (23.08%) HP AIS
4 3 (23.08%) HP ASE
4 3 (23.08%) HP MASE
5 1 (7.69%) CCA
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 13 (100.00%) vSphere
2 6 (46.15%) XenDesktop
2 6 (46.15%) XenApp
3 3 (23.08%) XenServer
3 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
3 3 (23.08%) VMware ESX
4 2 (15.38%) vCloud
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Citrix
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (76.92%) NetApp
2 10 (76.92%) Cisco
3 3 (23.08%) HP
3 3 (23.08%) Dell
3 3 (23.08%) EMC