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 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
NetApp Certified Data Management Administrator (NCDA)
Rank 244 245 206
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -39
Permanent jobs citing NCDA 10 12 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.15% 0.16% 0.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.62% 0.71% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 27
Average salary £37,500 £36,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -19.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £33,406
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £40,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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
1624 1689 1569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 24.15% 23.01% 22.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1254 1289 1327
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 28 August 2015. 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 -2 9 £35,000 -3.44% 4
Lancashire - 1 £40,000 - 1
NCDA
England

NCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 19 (95.00%) NetApp
1 19 (95.00%) VMware
1 19 (95.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 14 (70.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (70.00%) vSphere
3 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (60.00%) Cisco
5 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
5 11 (55.00%) SAN
5 11 (55.00%) MS Exchange
5 11 (55.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (45.00%) CCNA
7 9 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (45.00%) MCTS
8 8 (40.00%) Citrix
8 8 (40.00%) CCA
8 8 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
8 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
8 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
8 8 (40.00%) IIS
8 8 (40.00%) ITIL
8 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (40.00%) Windows 7
8 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (40.00%) Windows 8
9 7 (35.00%) FlexPod

NCDA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 11 (55.00%) MS Exchange
1 11 (55.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (40.00%) IIS
3 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (5.00%) Apache
6 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) SAN
2 7 (35.00%) Firewall
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (20.00%) LAN
4 4 (20.00%) WAN
5 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (15.00%) NetScaler
6 2 (10.00%) NAS
6 2 (10.00%) DNS
6 2 (10.00%) DHCP
7 1 (5.00%) BIG-IP
7 1 (5.00%) VLAN
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (35.00%) NetApp Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Project Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Server Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Server Support
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Field Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Storage Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) NetApp Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) FlexPod
2 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Windows
1 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 8 (40.00%) Windows 8
4 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (30.00%) Data ONTAP
6 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (5.00%) Linux
7 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (5.00%) CentOS
7 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (25.00%) ITIL V2
2 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 5 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (5.00%) High Availability
3 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.00%) Data Management
3 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (95.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (45.00%) MCTS
2 9 (45.00%) CCNA
2 9 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (40.00%) CCA
3 8 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (25.00%) NCIE
5 1 (5.00%) VCAP
5 1 (5.00%) RHCSA
5 1 (5.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (70.00%) vSphere
2 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
3 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (35.00%) XenDesktop
5 6 (30.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (15.00%) XenApp
6 3 (15.00%) XenServer
7 2 (10.00%) VMware ESX
7 2 (10.00%) vCloud
8 1 (5.00%) iptables
8 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) SCCM
1 5 (25.00%) SCOM
1 5 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
1 5 (25.00%) SCOrch
2 1 (5.00%) XenMobile
2 1 (5.00%) Ansible
2 1 (5.00%) SnapMirror
2 1 (5.00%) Puppet
2 1 (5.00%) Cobbler
2 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.00%) Legato
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) NetApp
1 19 (95.00%) VMware
2 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (60.00%) Cisco
4 8 (40.00%) Citrix
5 5 (25.00%) McAfee
6 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds
7 1 (5.00%) F5
7 1 (5.00%) AppSense
7 1 (5.00%) Juniper
7 1 (5.00%) CommVault
7 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.00%) Symantec
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