The table below looks at the statistics for NCDA in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NCDA over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NetApp Certified Data Management Administrator (NCDA)
Rank 180 154 180
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +26
Permanent jobs citing NCDA 9 24 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.64% 0.079%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.93% 2.72% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 3
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
NCDA
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
972 883 903
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 24.03% 23.57% 23.91%
Number of salaries quoted 763 782 759
Average salary £37,750 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.62% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

NCDA
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

NCDA Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

NCDA
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

NCDA Salary Trend in Manchester

NCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing NCDA 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 NCDA.

1 20 (100.00%) NetApp
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (90.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 18 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (55.00%) vSphere
4 10 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (50.00%) SAN
4 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 10 (50.00%) Windows
4 10 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
5 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (45.00%) MCTS
5 9 (45.00%) Hyper-V
6 8 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (40.00%) Windows XP
6 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (40.00%) CCNA
6 8 (40.00%) LAN
6 8 (40.00%) WAN
6 8 (40.00%) ITIL
6 8 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013

NCDA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing NCDA 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 NCDA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 10 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 10 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) SAN
2 8 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
2 8 (40.00%) LAN
2 8 (40.00%) WAN
3 4 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (10.00%) VLAN
4 2 (10.00%) NAS
5 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
1 5 (25.00%) Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Implementation Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) FlexPod
2 1 (5.00%) EqualLogic
2 1 (5.00%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
1 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 6 (30.00%) Windows 8
3 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (10.00%) AIX
4 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (15.00%) Change Management
2 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 18 (90.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (45.00%) MCTS
3 8 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (40.00%) CCNA
4 6 (30.00%) NCIE
5 5 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (20.00%) CCA
6 4 (20.00%) VCAP
7 1 (5.00%) VCDX
7 1 (5.00%) CCEE
7 1 (5.00%) CCIA
7 1 (5.00%) HP AIS
7 1 (5.00%) HP MASE
7 1 (5.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (55.00%) vSphere
3 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 9 (45.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (15.00%) XenApp
5 3 (15.00%) XenServer
5 3 (15.00%) XenDesktop
6 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) NetApp
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco
4 5 (25.00%) Citrix
5 1 (5.00%) HP
5 1 (5.00%) Dell
5 1 (5.00%) EMC