The table below looks at the statistics for VCDX in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCDX over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Design Expert (VCDX)
Rank 622 638 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing VCDX 1 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.002% 0.019% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.010% 0.076% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £90,000 £77,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £72,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-27.58% +49.48%
VCDX
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10514 10569 10998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.96% 25.75% 25.40%
Number of salaries quoted 8789 8634 8816
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VCDX
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

VCDX Jobs Demand Trend in London

VCDX
Salary Trend in London

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

VCDX Salary Trend in London

VCDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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 10 (100.00%) VMware
1 10 (100.00%) vSphere
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 8 (80.00%) vCloud
3 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (60.00%) OpenStack
4 6 (60.00%) Presales
5 5 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (50.00%) Converged Infrastructure
5 5 (50.00%) VCE vBlock
5 5 (50.00%) DNS
5 5 (50.00%) Citrix
5 5 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (50.00%) FlexPod
5 5 (50.00%) SoftLayer
5 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (40.00%) PCI DSS
6 4 (40.00%) Demand Management
7 3 (30.00%) SLA
7 3 (30.00%) Windows
7 3 (30.00%) VCAP
7 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
7 3 (30.00%) vRealize
8 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
8 2 (20.00%) Driving Licence
8 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (20.00%) VCP5

VCDX
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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 6 (60.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (50.00%) SoftLayer
2 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Architect
2 5 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
3 4 (40.00%) Technical Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Technical Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Platform Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Storage Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) FlexPod
1 5 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 5 (50.00%) VCE vBlock
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (10.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Presales
2 5 (50.00%) Converged Infrastructure
3 4 (40.00%) Demand Management
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (30.00%) VCAP
3 2 (20.00%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) vSphere
2 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 8 (80.00%) vCloud
2 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco
3 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) Citrix
5 2 (20.00%) EMC
6 1 (10.00%) HP