The table below looks at the statistics for NCDA in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NCDA over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NetApp Certified Data Management Administrator (NCDA)
Rank 819 780 766
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -14
Permanent jobs citing NCDA 96 96 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.084% 0.090% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.31% 0.34% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 71 85 123
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +14.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £44,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
30817 28552 33844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.05% 26.69% 28.92%
Number of salaries quoted 24103 23313 28364
Average salary £45,000 £43,150 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% +1.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

NCDA
Jobs Demand Trend

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

NCDA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

NCDA
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NCDA within the UK.

NCDA Salary Trend in the UK

NCDA
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NCDA over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 within the UK.

NCDA Salary Histogram in the UK

NCDA
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NCDA within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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
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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
England -50 91 £50,000 -9.09% 4
South East -1 34 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Berkshire +12 29 £60,000 +6.66%
Yorkshire -22 28 £67,500 +28.57%
East of England -3 25 £47,500 -32.14%
West Midlands -10 25 £57,500 +15.00%
Leeds -12 24 £67,500 +20.00%
West Yorkshire -26 24 £67,500 +22.72%
Reading +10 23 £67,500 +20.00%
Cambridge +12 21 £37,500 -41.17%
Cambridgeshire +11 21 £38,000 -45.71%
South Yorkshire +1 21 £67,500 +35.00%
Sheffield 0 21 £67,500 +35.00%
Birmingham -2 20 £67,500 +22.72%
London -5 13 £57,500 - 3
North West -31 11 £40,000 -11.11%
Manchester -9 10 £40,000 -11.11%
Buckinghamshire +12 7 £50,000 -28.57%
Coventry -20 5 £38,500 -17.20%
City of London +18 4 £57,500 -2.12% 1
Hertfordshire -12 4 £52,500 -25.00%
Peterborough +4 3 £47,500 -32.14%
East Midlands -13 3 £47,500 -2.56%
Bedfordshire -16 3 £47,500 -32.14%
Hampshire -22 3 £55,000 +7.31% 1
Northamptonshire -26 3 £47,500 -38.70%
Huntingdon - 3 £47,500 -
Northampton - 3 £47,500 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £47,500 -
Ely - 3 £47,500 -

NCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 173 (98.30%) NetApp
2 133 (75.57%) VMware
3 120 (68.18%) NCIE
4 116 (65.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 115 (65.34%) VMware Infrastructure
6 95 (53.98%) Cisco
7 88 (50.00%) Microsoft
8 74 (42.05%) Hyper-V
9 72 (40.91%) Citrix
10 67 (38.07%) Microsoft Certification
11 66 (37.50%) Windows
12 65 (36.93%) vSphere
13 56 (31.82%) SAN
14 50 (28.41%) Cisco Nexus
15 48 (27.27%) EMC
15 48 (27.27%) MCITP
16 41 (23.30%) Active Directory
16 41 (23.30%) Windows Server 2008
17 39 (22.16%) MS Exchange
18 38 (21.59%) MCSE
18 38 (21.59%) XenDesktop
19 37 (21.02%) VCAP
19 37 (21.02%) Citrix Certification
20 36 (20.45%) HP
21 35 (19.89%) Cisco Certification
21 35 (19.89%) SQL Server
22 34 (19.32%) Windows Server 2003
22 34 (19.32%) VTSP
22 34 (19.32%) NAS
23 33 (18.75%) CCA

NCDA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 39 (22.16%) MS Exchange
2 28 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 21 (11.93%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (5.68%) IIS
6 7 (3.98%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (2.27%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.57%) SAS
8 1 (0.57%) Lync
Applications
1 21 (11.93%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.41%) Office 365
2 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 56 (31.82%) SAN
2 50 (28.41%) Cisco Nexus
3 34 (19.32%) NAS
4 22 (12.50%) WAAS
5 18 (10.23%) Firewall
6 16 (9.09%) iSCSI
7 14 (7.95%) TCP/IP
8 12 (6.82%) LAN
8 12 (6.82%) DNS
9 11 (6.25%) WAN
10 10 (5.68%) Cisco IOS
10 10 (5.68%) NetScaler
11 8 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
11 8 (4.55%) DMZ
11 8 (4.55%) Internet
12 6 (3.41%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (2.27%) DHCP
14 3 (1.70%) FTP
14 3 (1.70%) HTTP
14 3 (1.70%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (19.89%) SQL Server
2 23 (13.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (6.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (3.41%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (2.84%) Finance
2 1 (0.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 80 (45.45%) Consultant
2 28 (15.91%) Storage Engineer
3 27 (15.34%) Storage Consultant
4 19 (10.80%) Systems Engineer
5 18 (10.23%) Implementation Consultant
6 17 (9.66%) Architect
6 17 (9.66%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 16 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
8 15 (8.52%) Support Engineer
8 15 (8.52%) FlexPod Consultant
9 14 (7.95%) Pre Sales Consultant
10 12 (6.82%) Solutions Architect
10 12 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 12 (6.82%) Storage Solutions Architect
10 12 (6.82%) Virtualisation Architect
10 12 (6.82%) Storage Architect
11 10 (5.68%) VMware Consultant
11 10 (5.68%) Technology Consultant
12 8 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 8 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.57%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 29 (16.48%) FlexPod
2 13 (7.39%) CLARiiON
2 13 (7.39%) Celerra
3 11 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 9 (5.11%) Clustering
5 7 (3.98%) Replication
6 6 (3.41%) EqualLogic
7 3 (1.70%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (1.70%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.70%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.14%) Symmetrix
8 2 (1.14%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.57%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 66 (37.50%) Windows
2 41 (23.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (19.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (5.11%) Windows 2000 Server
6 7 (3.98%) Windows XP
7 5 (2.84%) Windows 7
7 5 (2.84%) Windows 8
8 4 (2.27%) Linux
9 3 (1.70%) UNIX
10 2 (1.14%) AIX
10 2 (1.14%) Solaris
11 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.57%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (18.18%) ITIL
2 13 (7.39%) Business Continuity
2 13 (7.39%) Data Management
2 13 (7.39%) Technical Architecture
3 12 (6.82%) Change Management
4 9 (5.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (4.55%) DevOps
6 6 (3.41%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (2.27%) Incident Management
8 3 (1.70%) Problem Management
8 3 (1.70%) PRINCE2
8 3 (1.70%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (1.70%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (1.70%) Waterfall
9 2 (1.14%) CRM
9 2 (1.14%) Migration
10 1 (0.57%) Load Balancing
10 1 (0.57%) Integration Testing
10 1 (0.57%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (13.64%) SQL
2 1 (0.57%) C
Qualifications
1 120 (68.18%) NCIE
2 116 (65.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 67 (38.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 48 (27.27%) MCITP
5 38 (21.59%) MCSE
6 37 (21.02%) Citrix Certification
6 37 (21.02%) VCAP
7 35 (19.89%) Cisco Certification
8 34 (19.32%) VTSP
9 33 (18.75%) CCA
10 27 (15.34%) MCTS
11 20 (11.36%) CCNA
12 19 (10.80%) CCNP
13 14 (7.95%) CCEE
14 13 (7.39%) CCIA
14 13 (7.39%) VCDX
15 12 (6.82%) CCEA
16 7 (3.98%) MCSA
17 2 (1.14%) Degree
17 2 (1.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.98%) SLA
System Software
1 115 (65.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 74 (42.05%) Hyper-V
3 65 (36.93%) vSphere
4 41 (23.30%) Active Directory
5 38 (21.59%) XenDesktop
6 22 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
6 22 (12.50%) vCloud
7 17 (9.66%) VMware ESX
7 17 (9.66%) XenApp
8 9 (5.11%) XenServer
9 8 (4.55%) NFS
10 6 (3.41%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 15 (8.52%) Backup Exec
2 10 (5.68%) NetBackup
3 5 (2.84%) Legato
4 4 (2.27%) SCDPM
5 3 (1.70%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.14%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (1.14%) SCOM
7 1 (0.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 173 (98.30%) NetApp
2 133 (75.57%) VMware
3 95 (53.98%) Cisco
4 88 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 72 (40.91%) Citrix
6 48 (27.27%) EMC
7 36 (20.45%) HP
8 22 (12.50%) Veeam
9 14 (7.95%) Dell
10 13 (7.39%) IBM
10 13 (7.39%) 3PAR
10 13 (7.39%) Symantec
11 12 (6.82%) Brocade
12 6 (3.41%) Mitel
12 6 (3.41%) Juniper
12 6 (3.41%) CommVault
12 6 (3.41%) Siemens
13 5 (2.84%) PlateSpin
14 3 (1.70%) McAfee
14 3 (1.70%) Intel
Fleet, Hampshire
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus oncall allowance and overtime
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago