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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NetApp Certified Data Management Administrator (NCDA)
Rank 809 752 732
Rank change year-on-year
-57 -20
Permanent jobs citing NCDA 95 109 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.083% 0.10% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.31% 0.39% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 70 95 130
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,700 £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
30907 28183 33366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.05% 26.80% 28.80%
Number of salaries quoted 24116 23030 28078
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
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 £41,000 £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 18 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 18 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 -61 91 £50,000 -9.09% 4
South East -8 34 £55,000 - 1
Berkshire +7 29 £57,500 +4.54%
Yorkshire -19 28 £67,500 +28.57% 1
East of England -7 26 £47,500 -32.14%
West Midlands -26 25 £57,500 +9.52%
Leeds -16 23 £67,500 +20.00%
West Yorkshire -27 23 £67,500 +22.72%
Reading 0 22 £65,000 +18.18%
Cambridgeshire +8 21 £38,000 -45.71%
South Yorkshire +1 20 £62,500 +25.00% 1
Sheffield -4 20 £62,500 +25.00% 1
Cambridge +9 19 £37,750 -34.34%
Birmingham +7 19 £67,500 +20.00%
London -26 13 £57,500 - 1
Manchester -26 9 £32,500 -27.77%
North West -42 9 £32,500 -27.77% 1
Buckinghamshire -6 8 £50,000 -16.66%
Coventry -17 6 £38,500 -19.79%
Hertfordshire -14 5 £50,000 -28.57%
Huntingdon - 5 £47,500 -
City of London +2 4 £57,500 -
Oxford +8 3 £50,000 -16.66%
Peterborough +6 3 £47,500 -32.14%
Slough +1 3 £50,000 -28.57%
Oxfordshire 0 3 £50,000 -6.97%
Watford -7 3 £50,000 -20.00%
Bedfordshire -8 3 £47,500 -32.14%
Milton Keynes -13 3 £47,500 -5.00%
Hampshire -19 3 £55,000 +15.78%

NCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 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.

1 171 (98.28%) NetApp
2 132 (75.86%) VMware
3 117 (67.24%) NCIE
4 116 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 115 (66.09%) VMware Infrastructure
6 94 (54.02%) Cisco
7 85 (48.85%) Microsoft
8 74 (42.53%) Hyper-V
9 70 (40.23%) vSphere
10 68 (39.08%) Microsoft Certification
10 68 (39.08%) Citrix
11 67 (38.51%) Windows
12 63 (36.21%) SAN
13 50 (28.74%) MCITP
14 49 (28.16%) EMC
15 45 (25.86%) Windows Server 2008
15 45 (25.86%) Cisco Nexus
16 40 (22.99%) VCAP
16 40 (22.99%) Active Directory
16 40 (22.99%) HP
16 40 (22.99%) Cisco Certification
17 39 (22.41%) MCSE
18 38 (21.84%) MS Exchange
18 38 (21.84%) NAS
18 38 (21.84%) XenDesktop
19 37 (21.26%) Windows Server 2003
20 34 (19.54%) Citrix Certification
21 33 (18.97%) SQL Server
21 33 (18.97%) ITIL
22 31 (17.82%) VTSP

NCDA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 38 (21.84%) MS Exchange
2 30 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2007
4 21 (12.07%) Exchange Server 2003
5 12 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (5.75%) IIS
7 4 (2.30%) SAS
7 4 (2.30%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.30%) Lync
Applications
1 26 (14.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.45%) Office 365
2 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 63 (36.21%) SAN
2 45 (25.86%) Cisco Nexus
3 38 (21.84%) NAS
4 22 (12.64%) Firewall
5 19 (10.92%) iSCSI
6 18 (10.34%) WAAS
7 14 (8.05%) LAN
7 14 (8.05%) TCP/IP
8 13 (7.47%) WAN
8 13 (7.47%) NetScaler
9 12 (6.90%) DNS
10 10 (5.75%) Cisco IOS
11 8 (4.60%) Wi-Fi
11 8 (4.60%) Internet
11 8 (4.60%) DMZ
11 8 (4.60%) Fibre Channel
12 4 (2.30%) DHCP
13 3 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (1.72%) FTP
13 3 (1.72%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (18.97%) SQL Server
2 23 (13.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (5.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (4.60%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (2.87%) Finance
2 1 (0.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 81 (46.55%) Consultant
2 28 (16.09%) Storage Consultant
3 26 (14.94%) Storage Engineer
4 18 (10.34%) Implementation Consultant
4 18 (10.34%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 17 (9.77%) Technical Consultant
6 16 (9.20%) Systems Engineer
7 15 (8.62%) Architect
8 14 (8.05%) Support Engineer
9 13 (7.47%) FlexPod Consultant
10 12 (6.90%) VMware Consultant
10 12 (6.90%) Pre Sales Consultant
10 12 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (5.75%) Solutions Architect
11 10 (5.75%) Virtualisation Architect
11 10 (5.75%) Storage Architect
11 10 (5.75%) Storage Solutions Architect
12 8 (4.60%) Senior Consultant
12 8 (4.60%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 8 (4.60%) Technology Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.57%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.52%) FlexPod
2 13 (7.47%) CLARiiON
3 12 (6.90%) Celerra
4 11 (6.32%) Management Information System
5 9 (5.17%) Clustering
6 8 (4.60%) Replication
7 7 (4.02%) EqualLogic
8 4 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.72%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.15%) Symmetrix
10 2 (1.15%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.15%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 67 (38.51%) Windows
2 45 (25.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (21.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 27 (15.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (5.75%) Windows 2000 Server
6 8 (4.60%) Windows XP
7 6 (3.45%) Windows 7
7 6 (3.45%) Windows 8
8 4 (2.30%) Linux
9 2 (1.15%) UNIX
9 2 (1.15%) AIX
10 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.57%) Solaris
10 1 (0.57%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (18.97%) ITIL
2 13 (7.47%) Business Continuity
2 13 (7.47%) Technical Architecture
2 13 (7.47%) Data Management
3 12 (6.90%) Change Management
4 10 (5.75%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (4.60%) DevOps
5 8 (4.60%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (2.87%) Migration
8 4 (2.30%) Incident Management
8 4 (2.30%) Network Design
8 4 (2.30%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (1.72%) Waterfall
9 3 (1.72%) Problem Management
9 3 (1.72%) PRINCE2
9 3 (1.72%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (1.15%) Time Management
11 1 (0.57%) Change Control
11 1 (0.57%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 23 (13.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 117 (67.24%) NCIE
2 116 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 68 (39.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 50 (28.74%) MCITP
5 40 (22.99%) VCAP
5 40 (22.99%) Cisco Certification
6 39 (22.41%) MCSE
7 34 (19.54%) Citrix Certification
8 31 (17.82%) VTSP
9 30 (17.24%) CCA
10 28 (16.09%) MCTS
11 25 (14.37%) CCNA
12 22 (12.64%) CCNP
13 15 (8.62%) VCDX
14 13 (7.47%) CCEE
15 12 (6.90%) CCIA
16 10 (5.75%) CCEA
17 7 (4.02%) MCSA
18 2 (1.15%) Degree
18 2 (1.15%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.02%) SLA
System Software
1 115 (66.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 74 (42.53%) Hyper-V
3 70 (40.23%) vSphere
4 40 (22.99%) Active Directory
5 38 (21.84%) XenDesktop
6 21 (12.07%) XenApp
7 19 (10.92%) VMware ESXi
7 19 (10.92%) VMware ESX
8 18 (10.34%) vCloud
9 10 (5.75%) XenServer
10 9 (5.17%) NFS
10 9 (5.17%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.57%) SRDF
11 1 (0.57%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 14 (8.05%) Backup Exec
2 9 (5.17%) NetBackup
3 6 (3.45%) Legato
4 5 (2.87%) SCOM
5 4 (2.30%) SCCM
5 4 (2.30%) SCDPM
6 3 (1.72%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (1.15%) Tivoli
7 2 (1.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 171 (98.28%) NetApp
2 132 (75.86%) VMware
3 94 (54.02%) Cisco
4 85 (48.85%) Microsoft
5 68 (39.08%) Citrix
6 49 (28.16%) EMC
7 40 (22.99%) HP
8 22 (12.64%) Veeam
9 19 (10.92%) Dell
10 15 (8.62%) IBM
11 13 (7.47%) Brocade
11 13 (7.47%) Symantec
12 12 (6.90%) 3PAR
13 9 (5.17%) Juniper
14 6 (3.45%) Mitel
14 6 (3.45%) Siemens
15 5 (2.87%) CommVault
15 5 (2.87%) PlateSpin
16 4 (2.30%) WatchGuard
17 3 (1.72%) McAfee
West London
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 16 hours ago
North West
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 4,800 car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Home Based Contrac
Posted: 6 days ago