The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NetApp Certified Data Management Administrator (NCDA)
Rank 824 719 768
Rank change year-on-year
-105 +49
Permanent jobs citing NCDA 89 163 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.076% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.28% 0.55% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 74 150 112
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
31774 29671 33039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.14% 27.28% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24870 23890 28299
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 July 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 28 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
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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 -103 79 £50,000 - 7
South East +5 37 £55,000 +4.76% 1
East of England -4 26 £47,500 -32.14% 3
Berkshire +12 22 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Cambridgeshire +4 19 £42,500 -33.33% 3
Reading -12 16 £60,000 +17.07% 1
West Midlands -25 16 £55,000 +10.00%
Yorkshire -35 16 £67,500 +35.00% 1
West Yorkshire -33 14 £67,500 +35.00% 1
Leeds -36 14 £67,500 +35.00% 1
Cambridge -1 11 £38,000 -30.90% 3
Birmingham -12 11 £67,500 +35.00%
Sheffield -7 10 £67,500 +35.00%
South Yorkshire -8 10 £67,500 +35.00%
Buckinghamshire -9 9 £50,000 -28.57%
North West -27 9 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Manchester -36 9 £40,000 -11.11%
Hertfordshire -10 6 £50,000 -32.20%
London -69 6 £48,500 -3.00% 1
Oxford +8 5 £50,000 -4.76%
Coventry +5 5 £38,500 -38.40%
Slough +2 5 £50,000 -28.57%
Oxfordshire -2 5 £50,000 -4.76%
East Midlands -17 4 £51,250 +2.50%
Watford - 4 £50,000 -
Amersham - 4 £50,000 -
High Wycombe - 4 £50,000 -
Huntingdon - 4 £46,250 -
Milton Keynes -4 3 £47,500 -5.00%
Surrey -9 3 £55,000 -25.42%

NCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 152 (92.68%) NetApp
2 124 (75.61%) VMware
3 111 (67.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 108 (65.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 106 (64.63%) NCIE
6 79 (48.17%) Microsoft
7 78 (47.56%) Cisco
8 72 (43.90%) Windows
9 70 (42.68%) Microsoft Certification
9 70 (42.68%) SAN
10 68 (41.46%) Hyper-V
11 64 (39.02%) Citrix
12 63 (38.41%) vSphere
13 57 (34.76%) MCITP
14 52 (31.71%) Windows Server 2008
15 50 (30.49%) Cisco Certification
15 50 (30.49%) HP
16 49 (29.88%) EMC
17 44 (26.83%) MCSE
17 44 (26.83%) NAS
18 41 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
19 39 (23.78%) VCAP
20 37 (22.56%) Active Directory
20 37 (22.56%) MS Exchange
21 36 (21.95%) CCNA
22 35 (21.34%) Exchange Server 2010
23 34 (20.73%) XenDesktop
23 34 (20.73%) Cisco Nexus
23 34 (20.73%) MS Excel
24 33 (20.12%) ITIL

NCDA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 37 (22.56%) MS Exchange
2 35 (21.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 22 (13.41%) Exchange Server 2003
5 18 (10.98%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (6.10%) IIS
7 8 (4.88%) Lync
7 8 (4.88%) SAS
8 2 (1.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 34 (20.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.05%) Office 365
2 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 70 (42.68%) SAN
2 44 (26.83%) NAS
3 34 (20.73%) Cisco Nexus
4 28 (17.07%) Firewall
5 19 (11.59%) iSCSI
6 16 (9.76%) NetScaler
7 14 (8.54%) TCP/IP
7 14 (8.54%) LAN
7 14 (8.54%) WAN
8 10 (6.10%) Cisco IOS
8 10 (6.10%) Wi-Fi
9 9 (5.49%) DNS
10 8 (4.88%) WAAS
11 6 (3.66%) VPN
12 5 (3.05%) Unified Communications
12 5 (3.05%) FCoE
12 5 (3.05%) Fibre Channel
13 4 (2.44%) Internet
13 4 (2.44%) DHCP
13 4 (2.44%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (15.85%) SQL Server
2 19 (11.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (6.10%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.61%) MySQL
General
1 1 (0.61%) Finance
1 1 (0.61%) Advertising
1 1 (0.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 84 (51.22%) Consultant
2 27 (16.46%) Storage Consultant
3 22 (13.41%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 19 (11.59%) Technical Consultant
5 18 (10.98%) Storage Engineer
6 17 (10.37%) Implementation Consultant
7 14 (8.54%) VMware Consultant
8 12 (7.32%) FlexPod Consultant
9 11 (6.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 11 (6.71%) Systems Engineer
10 9 (5.49%) Senior Consultant
10 9 (5.49%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (5.49%) Architect
10 9 (5.49%) Analyst
11 8 (4.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 8 (4.88%) Support Engineer
12 6 (3.66%) Project Engineer
12 6 (3.66%) Technical Engineer
12 6 (3.66%) Pre Sales Consultant
13 5 (3.05%) Senior Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.61%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.63%) FlexPod
2 14 (8.54%) CLARiiON
3 12 (7.32%) Management Information System
4 10 (6.10%) EqualLogic
4 10 (6.10%) Clustering
4 10 (6.10%) Replication
5 9 (5.49%) Celerra
6 8 (4.88%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.22%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.61%) Symmetrix
8 1 (0.61%) EMC Centera
8 1 (0.61%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 72 (43.90%) Windows
2 52 (31.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 41 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 29 (17.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (6.10%) Windows 2000 Server
6 9 (5.49%) Windows XP
7 7 (4.27%) Windows 8
7 7 (4.27%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.83%) Linux
9 2 (1.22%) AIX
10 1 (0.61%) SUSE
10 1 (0.61%) Solaris
10 1 (0.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (20.12%) ITIL
2 14 (8.54%) Technical Architecture
3 12 (7.32%) Business Continuity
4 11 (6.71%) Data Management
5 9 (5.49%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (5.49%) Migration
6 8 (4.88%) Network Design
7 6 (3.66%) Load Balancing
7 6 (3.66%) Time Management
7 6 (3.66%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (3.05%) Change Management
8 5 (3.05%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (2.44%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (2.44%) Data Protection
9 4 (2.44%) DevOps
10 3 (1.83%) PRINCE2
10 3 (1.83%) Waterfall
11 2 (1.22%) Service Delivery
12 1 (0.61%) ITSM
12 1 (0.61%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (12.80%) SQL
2 1 (0.61%) Perl
2 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 108 (65.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 106 (64.63%) NCIE
3 70 (42.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 57 (34.76%) MCITP
5 50 (30.49%) Cisco Certification
6 44 (26.83%) MCSE
7 39 (23.78%) VCAP
8 36 (21.95%) CCNA
9 28 (17.07%) MCTS
10 26 (15.85%) Citrix Certification
11 25 (15.24%) CCNP
12 21 (12.80%) VTSP
13 19 (11.59%) CCA
14 18 (10.98%) VCDX
15 12 (7.32%) CCEE
16 10 (6.10%) MCSA
17 9 (5.49%) CCIA
18 5 (3.05%) HP AIS
18 5 (3.05%) HP MASE
19 4 (2.44%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.93%) SLA
System Software
1 111 (67.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 68 (41.46%) Hyper-V
3 63 (38.41%) vSphere
4 37 (22.56%) Active Directory
5 34 (20.73%) XenDesktop
6 32 (19.51%) XenApp
7 19 (11.59%) VMware ESX
8 14 (8.54%) XenServer
9 13 (7.93%) Microsoft App-V
9 13 (7.93%) VMware ESXi
10 11 (6.71%) vCloud
11 9 (5.49%) NFS
12 4 (2.44%) SRDF
12 4 (2.44%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 18 (10.98%) Backup Exec
2 9 (5.49%) SCOM
3 8 (4.88%) SCCM
3 8 (4.88%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (4.27%) NetBackup
4 7 (4.27%) Legato
5 4 (2.44%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.61%) Nagios
Vendors
1 152 (92.68%) NetApp
2 124 (75.61%) VMware
3 79 (48.17%) Microsoft
4 78 (47.56%) Cisco
5 64 (39.02%) Citrix
6 50 (30.49%) HP
7 49 (29.88%) EMC
8 33 (20.12%) Dell
9 21 (12.80%) Veeam
10 18 (10.98%) Symantec
11 17 (10.37%) IBM
12 11 (6.71%) Juniper
13 10 (6.10%) Brocade
14 8 (4.88%) WatchGuard
14 8 (4.88%) McAfee
14 8 (4.88%) Intel
15 5 (3.05%) Mitel
15 5 (3.05%) PlateSpin
15 5 (3.05%) Siemens
15 5 (3.05%) 3PAR
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + 20K bonus and car
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Callcredit Information Group
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Circa £35k & Corporate Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Corporate Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Widnes, Cheshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Corporate Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Just Cambridge Talent
Posted: 12 days ago