The first table below looks at the demand for VCDX in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCDX over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Design Expert (VCDX)
Rank 431 428 440
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Permanent jobs citing VCDX 9 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.040% 0.014% 0.022%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.12% 0.041% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 4
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -12.19%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -12.19%
Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
7582 7288 7958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 33.61% 32.85% 34.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5865 5879 6836
Average salary £42,781 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
VCDX
England

VCDX
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

VCDX Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

VCDX
Salary Trend in the South East

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

VCDX Salary Trend in the South East

VCDX
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VCDX within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Buckinghamshire +3 6 £47,500 -32.14%
Berkshire +9 5 £55,000 +22.22%
Hampshire +4 4 £51,250 +13.88%
Kent - 2 £55,000 -
Middlesex - 2 £55,000 -
Surrey - 2 £55,000 -
VCDX
England

VCDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 20 (100.00%) VCAP
2 17 (85.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 17 (85.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (85.00%) VMware
3 15 (75.00%) Citrix
3 15 (75.00%) vSphere
4 14 (70.00%) NCDA
4 14 (70.00%) NCIE
4 14 (70.00%) Cisco
4 14 (70.00%) NetApp
5 12 (60.00%) VTSP
6 10 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
6 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 10 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (50.00%) FlexPod
6 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (50.00%) SQL
6 10 (50.00%) IIS
6 10 (50.00%) Windows
7 5 (25.00%) XenApp
7 5 (25.00%) XenDesktop
8 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
8 4 (20.00%) MCTS
8 4 (20.00%) MCITP
8 4 (20.00%) HP
8 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (15.00%) CommVault
9 3 (15.00%) Symantec

VCDX
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 10 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 10 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (15.00%) LAN
2 3 (15.00%) WAN
3 2 (10.00%) SAN
3 2 (10.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Consultant
2 12 (60.00%) Storage Consultant
3 7 (35.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 7 (35.00%) VMware Consultant
3 7 (35.00%) FlexPod Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Designer
4 3 (15.00%) Network Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Network Designer
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) FlexPod
2 2 (10.00%) Replication
2 2 (10.00%) CLARiiON
2 2 (10.00%) Celerra
2 2 (10.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
1 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 10 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Data Management
1 3 (15.00%) Network Design
1 3 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) VCAP
2 17 (85.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 14 (70.00%) NCDA
3 14 (70.00%) NCIE
4 12 (60.00%) VTSP
5 4 (20.00%) MCTS
5 4 (20.00%) MCITP
5 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (15.00%) CCIE
6 3 (15.00%) CCIP
6 3 (15.00%) CCDA
6 3 (15.00%) CCDP
6 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (10.00%) MCSE
7 2 (10.00%) CCEE
7 2 (10.00%) CCIA
7 2 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (10.00%) HP AIS
7 2 (10.00%) HP ASE
7 2 (10.00%) HP MASE
System Software
1 17 (85.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (75.00%) vSphere
3 5 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 5 (25.00%) XenApp
4 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (10.00%) XenServer
5 2 (10.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (10.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Legato
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) VMware
2 15 (75.00%) Citrix
3 14 (70.00%) NetApp
3 14 (70.00%) Cisco
4 4 (20.00%) HP
5 3 (15.00%) Symantec
5 3 (15.00%) CommVault
6 2 (10.00%) Dell
6 2 (10.00%) EMC
6 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (10.00%) Veeam