The table below looks at the statistics for NCDA in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NCDA over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NetApp Certified Data Management Administrator (NCDA)
Rank 251 209 238
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +29
Permanent jobs citing NCDA 10 35 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.13% 0.51% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.58% 2.22% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 9 27 14
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +26.76%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
NCDA
England

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

Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1731 1579 1913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.36% 23.03% 26.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1366 1341 1590
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

NCDA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

NCDA Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

NCDA
Salary Trend in the North West

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

NCDA Salary Trend in the North West

NCDA
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NCDA within the North West region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -15 9 £32,500 -27.77% 1
NCDA
England

NCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 22 (100.00%) NetApp
1 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (90.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 20 (90.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (54.55%) vSphere
4 11 (50.00%) SAN
5 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 10 (45.45%) Windows
5 10 (45.45%) MS Exchange
5 10 (45.45%) MS Excel
5 10 (45.45%) Active Directory
5 10 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (45.45%) Hyper-V
5 10 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (45.45%) MCTS
5 10 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (36.36%) NCIE
6 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (36.36%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (36.36%) Windows XP
6 8 (36.36%) Cisco
6 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 8 (36.36%) CCNA
6 8 (36.36%) LAN

NCDA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 (45.45%) MS Exchange
1 10 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2003
1 10 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2007
1 10 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (45.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (50.00%) SAN
2 8 (36.36%) LAN
2 8 (36.36%) WAN
2 8 (36.36%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (18.18%) Firewall
4 2 (9.09%) VLAN
4 2 (9.09%) NAS
4 2 (9.09%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Consultant
2 6 (27.27%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Implementation Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) FlexPod Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) VMware Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) FlexPod
2 2 (9.09%) Celerra
2 2 (9.09%) EqualLogic
3 1 (4.55%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
1 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
1 10 (45.45%) Windows
1 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (36.36%) Windows XP
3 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 6 (27.27%) Windows 8
4 2 (9.09%) AIX
4 2 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) ITIL
2 3 (13.64%) Change Management
2 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
2 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
2 3 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (90.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (45.45%) MCTS
2 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (36.36%) NCIE
3 8 (36.36%) CCNA
3 8 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (27.27%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (22.73%) CCA
5 5 (22.73%) VCAP
6 2 (9.09%) CCEE
6 2 (9.09%) CCIA
6 2 (9.09%) HP MASE
6 2 (9.09%) VCDX
6 2 (9.09%) MCITP
6 2 (9.09%) HP AIS
7 1 (4.55%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (90.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (54.55%) vSphere
3 10 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 10 (45.45%) Hyper-V
4 4 (18.18%) XenApp
4 4 (18.18%) XenServer
4 4 (18.18%) XenDesktop
5 2 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) NetApp
1 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (36.36%) Cisco
2 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 6 (27.27%) Citrix
4 2 (9.09%) HP
4 2 (9.09%) Dell
4 2 (9.09%) EMC
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