The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Design Expert (VCDX)
Rank 188 - 177
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VCDX 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.10% - 0.052%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.45% - 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £62,750 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £85,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+54.54% +22.22%
VCDX
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
889 950 880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.11% 23.39% 22.78%
Number of salaries quoted 718 731 774
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VCDX across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

VCDX Salary Histogram in Manchester

VCDX
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 7 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 7 (100.00%) vSphere
1 7 (100.00%) VCAP
1 7 (100.00%) vCloud
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 5 (71.43%) Citrix
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco
4 3 (42.86%) Private Cloud
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
6 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
6 1 (14.29%) NetApp
6 1 (14.29%) Novell
6 1 (14.29%) EMC
6 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
6 1 (14.29%) XenServer
6 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013

VCDX
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Private Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 7 (100.00%) VCAP
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 7 (100.00%) vSphere
1 7 (100.00%) vCloud
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) Novell