The table below looks at the statistics for VCDX in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCDX over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Design Expert (VCDX)
Rank - 255 247
Permanent jobs citing VCDX 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.043% 0.015%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.17% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £62,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +31.57%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £67,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +39.17%
VCDX
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
1492 1816 1654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 26.79% 25.84% 24.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1165 1494 1340
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,696 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VCDX
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

VCDX Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

VCDX
Salary Trend in the North West

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

VCDX Salary Trend in the North West

VCDX
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) VCAP
1 2 (100.00%) vCloud
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (100.00%) Private Cloud
1 2 (100.00%) vRealize
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure

VCDX
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Private Cloud
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) VCAP
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) vCloud
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (100.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) VMware