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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NetApp Certified Data Management Administrator (NCDA)
Rank 808 717 750
Rank change year-on-year
-91 +33
Permanent jobs citing NCDA 96 154 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.30% 0.52% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 75 138 125
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £44,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%

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
31691 29544 33416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.05% 27.18% 28.52%
Number of salaries quoted 24541 23973 28364
Average salary £44,000 £44,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.56% +4.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -75 89 £50,000 -4.76% 9
South East -26 35 £55,000 - 2
East of England +13 27 £47,500 -32.14% 1
Berkshire -1 27 £56,250 +7.14% 1
Yorkshire -30 22 £67,500 +35.00%
West Midlands -21 21 £56,250 +12.50% 1
Cambridgeshire +6 20 £43,750 -37.50% 1
Reading +2 19 £65,000 +23.80%
Leeds -21 19 £67,500 +20.00%
West Yorkshire -32 19 £67,500 +22.72%
Cambridge +5 16 £38,000 -33.91% 1
South Yorkshire -2 15 £67,500 +42.10%
Sheffield -3 15 £67,500 +42.10%
Birmingham -3 15 £67,500 +28.57% 1
Manchester -19 12 £36,250 -19.44%
North West -47 12 £36,250 -19.44%
Buckinghamshire +1 10 £50,000 -16.66%
London -6 10 £57,500 +4.54% 4
Hertfordshire -5 6 £50,000 -28.57%
Coventry -8 6 £38,500 -19.79%
Oxford +8 5 £50,000 -9.09%
Slough +8 5 £50,000 -28.57%
Oxfordshire +5 5 £50,000 -4.76%
Huntingdon - 5 £47,500 -
Bedfordshire -8 4 £47,500 -32.14%
Watford -9 4 £50,000 -20.00%
Milton Keynes -12 4 £47,500 -5.00%
High Wycombe - 4 £50,000 -
Amersham - 4 £50,000 -
Peterborough +4 3 £47,500 -32.14%

NCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 167 (95.98%) NetApp
2 134 (77.01%) VMware
3 118 (67.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 115 (66.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 114 (65.52%) NCIE
6 87 (50.00%) Cisco
7 83 (47.70%) Microsoft
8 75 (43.10%) Windows
9 71 (40.80%) Hyper-V
10 70 (40.23%) Microsoft Certification
11 69 (39.66%) SAN
11 69 (39.66%) vSphere
12 65 (37.36%) Citrix
13 53 (30.46%) MCITP
14 51 (29.31%) Windows Server 2008
15 48 (27.59%) EMC
16 47 (27.01%) Cisco Certification
17 45 (25.86%) NAS
18 43 (24.71%) VCAP
18 43 (24.71%) HP
18 43 (24.71%) MCSE
19 41 (23.56%) Windows Server 2003
19 41 (23.56%) Cisco Nexus
20 38 (21.84%) Active Directory
21 37 (21.26%) MS Exchange
22 35 (20.11%) XenDesktop
23 32 (18.39%) Exchange Server 2010
23 32 (18.39%) Windows Server 2012
23 32 (18.39%) ITIL
24 31 (17.82%) MS Excel

NCDA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (21.26%) MS Exchange
2 32 (18.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (14.94%) Exchange Server 2007
4 20 (11.49%) Exchange Server 2003
5 17 (9.77%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (6.32%) IIS
7 7 (4.02%) Lync
7 7 (4.02%) SAS
8 3 (1.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 31 (17.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.45%) Office 365
2 1 (0.57%) SaaS
2 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 69 (39.66%) SAN
2 45 (25.86%) NAS
3 41 (23.56%) Cisco Nexus
4 28 (16.09%) Firewall
5 19 (10.92%) iSCSI
6 16 (9.20%) NetScaler
6 16 (9.20%) TCP/IP
7 15 (8.62%) LAN
7 15 (8.62%) WAN
8 12 (6.90%) WAAS
9 11 (6.32%) Cisco IOS
9 11 (6.32%) DNS
10 10 (5.75%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (4.02%) Internet
11 7 (4.02%) DMZ
12 6 (3.45%) VPN
12 6 (3.45%) Fibre Channel
13 4 (2.30%) DHCP
13 4 (2.30%) FCoE
14 3 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 22 (12.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (5.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (4.02%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (1.15%) Finance
2 1 (0.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 84 (48.28%) Consultant
2 30 (17.24%) Storage Consultant
3 23 (13.22%) Storage Engineer
4 20 (11.49%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 19 (10.92%) Technical Consultant
6 18 (10.34%) Implementation Consultant
7 14 (8.05%) Architect
7 14 (8.05%) VMware Consultant
8 13 (7.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 13 (7.47%) Systems Engineer
8 13 (7.47%) Support Engineer
9 12 (6.90%) FlexPod Consultant
10 10 (5.75%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (5.17%) Pre Sales Consultant
12 8 (4.60%) Senior Consultant
12 8 (4.60%) 3rd Line Support
12 8 (4.60%) Solutions Architect
13 7 (4.02%) Virtualisation Architect
13 7 (4.02%) Storage Architect
13 7 (4.02%) Storage Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.57%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.37%) FlexPod
2 14 (8.05%) CLARiiON
3 11 (6.32%) Replication
4 10 (5.75%) Management Information System
5 9 (5.17%) Celerra
6 8 (4.60%) Clustering
7 7 (4.02%) EqualLogic
8 3 (1.72%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.15%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.15%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.57%) Symmetrix
10 1 (0.57%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 75 (43.10%) Windows
2 51 (29.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 41 (23.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 32 (18.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (6.32%) Windows 2000 Server
6 9 (5.17%) Windows XP
7 7 (4.02%) Windows 7
7 7 (4.02%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.72%) Linux
9 2 (1.15%) AIX
10 1 (0.57%) Solaris
10 1 (0.57%) UNIX
10 1 (0.57%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (18.39%) ITIL
2 15 (8.62%) Technical Architecture
3 13 (7.47%) Business Continuity
3 13 (7.47%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (6.90%) Data Management
5 11 (6.32%) Change Management
6 8 (4.60%) Migration
7 7 (4.02%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (4.02%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (4.02%) DevOps
7 7 (4.02%) Network Design
8 5 (2.87%) Time Management
9 4 (2.30%) Incident Management
9 4 (2.30%) Data Protection
10 3 (1.72%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (1.72%) Waterfall
10 3 (1.72%) PRINCE2
10 3 (1.72%) Problem Management
11 2 (1.15%) Service Delivery
12 1 (0.57%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 23 (13.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 115 (66.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 114 (65.52%) NCIE
3 70 (40.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 53 (30.46%) MCITP
5 47 (27.01%) Cisco Certification
6 43 (24.71%) VCAP
6 43 (24.71%) MCSE
7 31 (17.82%) CCNA
8 29 (16.67%) MCTS
9 28 (16.09%) Citrix Certification
10 27 (15.52%) VTSP
11 26 (14.94%) CCNP
12 24 (13.79%) CCA
13 17 (9.77%) VCDX
14 10 (5.75%) CCEE
15 9 (5.17%) CCIA
15 9 (5.17%) MCSA
16 7 (4.02%) CCEA
17 3 (1.72%) CCIE
18 2 (1.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.02%) SLA
System Software
1 118 (67.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 71 (40.80%) Hyper-V
3 69 (39.66%) vSphere
4 38 (21.84%) Active Directory
5 35 (20.11%) XenDesktop
6 24 (13.79%) XenApp
7 19 (10.92%) VMware ESX
8 16 (9.20%) VMware ESXi
9 12 (6.90%) Microsoft App-V
9 12 (6.90%) vCloud
10 10 (5.75%) XenServer
11 9 (5.17%) NFS
12 4 (2.30%) SRDF
12 4 (2.30%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 14 (8.05%) Backup Exec
2 8 (4.60%) Legato
2 8 (4.60%) SCOM
3 7 (4.02%) SCCM
3 7 (4.02%) NetBackup
4 4 (2.30%) SCDPM
5 3 (1.72%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 167 (95.98%) NetApp
2 134 (77.01%) VMware
3 87 (50.00%) Cisco
4 83 (47.70%) Microsoft
5 65 (37.36%) Citrix
6 48 (27.59%) EMC
7 43 (24.71%) HP
8 23 (13.22%) Dell
9 22 (12.64%) Veeam
10 16 (9.20%) IBM
11 14 (8.05%) Brocade
12 12 (6.90%) Symantec
12 12 (6.90%) Juniper
13 9 (5.17%) 3PAR
14 7 (4.02%) WatchGuard
15 6 (3.45%) Siemens
15 6 (3.45%) Mitel
16 5 (2.87%) PlateSpin
17 4 (2.30%) CommVault
18 3 (1.72%) Intel
South East
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Home Based Contrac
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Circa £35k & Corporate Benefits Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Circa £40k basic plus OTE 65k, Pensi
Posted: 4 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Newbury
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + 20K bonus and car
Posted: 14 days ago