The table below looks at the statistics for NCIE in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NCIE over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NetApp Certified Implementation Engineer (NCIE)
Rank 234 245 260
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +15
Permanent jobs citing NCIE 10 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.15% 0.12% 0.014%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.56% 0.46% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 1
Average salary £35,500 £47,500 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.26% -52.50%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-13.63% -4.34%
NCIE
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
1800 1721 1793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 27.24% 24.87% 24.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1410 1360 1449
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

NCIE
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

NCIE Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

NCIE
Salary Trend in the North West

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

NCIE Salary Trend in the North West

NCIE
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NCIE across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

NCIE Salary Histogram in the North West

NCIE
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 NCIE within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 March 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 +12 10 £35,500 -25.26%
NCIE
England

NCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing NCIE 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 NCIE.

1 27 (100.00%) NetApp
1 27 (100.00%) VMware
2 25 (92.59%) NCDA
3 22 (81.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 17 (62.96%) VCAP
5 15 (55.56%) Cisco
6 14 (51.85%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (48.15%) Windows
7 13 (48.15%) Citrix
8 9 (33.33%) SQL
8 9 (33.33%) IIS
8 9 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
8 9 (33.33%) FlexPod
9 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (22.22%) Symantec
10 6 (22.22%) Hyper-V
10 6 (22.22%) Data Management
10 6 (22.22%) Enterprise Storage
10 6 (22.22%) vSphere
11 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
12 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
12 4 (14.81%) HP
12 4 (14.81%) DNS
12 4 (14.81%) Migration
12 4 (14.81%) VLAN
12 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013

NCIE
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing NCIE 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 NCIE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (33.33%) IIS
2 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
1 9 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (14.81%) VLAN
2 4 (14.81%) DNS
3 3 (11.11%) LAN
3 3 (11.11%) WAN
3 3 (11.11%) DHCP
3 3 (11.11%) Network Security
3 3 (11.11%) NetScaler
4 2 (7.41%) SAN
5 1 (3.70%) Internet
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Consultant
2 9 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Technical Consultant
4 6 (22.22%) Support Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
5 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 4 (14.81%) Storage Engineer
6 4 (14.81%) VMware Support Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) Technical Architect
7 3 (11.11%) Architect
8 2 (7.41%) Analyst
8 2 (7.41%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (7.41%) Technical Engineer
9 1 (3.70%) VMware Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) FlexPod
2 6 (22.22%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Data Management
2 4 (14.81%) Migration
3 3 (11.11%) Business Continuity
3 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.41%) Change Control
5 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.70%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (92.59%) NCDA
2 22 (81.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 17 (62.96%) VCAP
4 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (11.11%) MCTS
6 2 (7.41%) VCDX
6 2 (7.41%) VTSP
7 1 (3.70%) VCP5
7 1 (3.70%) VCP4
7 1 (3.70%) CCA
7 1 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 14 (51.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 6 (22.22%) vSphere
3 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
4 2 (7.41%) vCloud
5 1 (3.70%) ISA Server
5 1 (3.70%) XenApp
5 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Legato
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) NetApp
1 27 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (55.56%) Cisco
3 13 (48.15%) Citrix
4 6 (22.22%) Symantec
5 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
6 4 (14.81%) HP
7 3 (11.11%) CommVault
7 3 (11.11%) Veeam
8 1 (3.70%) AppSense
8 1 (3.70%) EMC