The first table below looks at the demand for VCDX in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCDX over the 3 months to 30 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 Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Design Expert (VCDX)
Rank - 181 175
Permanent jobs citing VCDX 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.073% 0.026%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.31% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
Qualifications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
932 968 907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.24% 23.60% 23.91%
Number of salaries quoted 740 839 743
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
VCDX
North West

VCDX
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

VCDX Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

VCDX
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

VCDX Salary Trend in Manchester

VCDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (100.00%) MCTS
1 3 (100.00%) MCITP
1 3 (100.00%) Celerra
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) HP AIS
1 3 (100.00%) HP MASE
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) XenServer
1 3 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
1 3 (100.00%) EqualLogic
1 3 (100.00%) NCDA
1 3 (100.00%) NCIE
1 3 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 3 (100.00%) VCAP
1 3 (100.00%) CCEE
1 3 (100.00%) CCIA
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco

VCDX
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Unified Communications
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Celerra
1 3 (100.00%) EqualLogic
2 2 (66.67%) CLARiiON
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (100.00%) MCTS
1 3 (100.00%) MCITP
1 3 (100.00%) HP AIS
1 3 (100.00%) HP MASE
1 3 (100.00%) NCDA
1 3 (100.00%) NCIE
1 3 (100.00%) VCAP
1 3 (100.00%) CCEE
1 3 (100.00%) CCIA
2 2 (66.67%) HP ASE
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) XenServer
1 3 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) vCloud
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco