The table below looks at the statistics for NCIE in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NCIE over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NetApp Certified Implementation Engineer (NCIE)
Rank 864 879 856
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -23
Permanent jobs citing NCIE 39 49 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.042% 0.031%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.16% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 31 42 27
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -8.69%

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
30308 31539 30978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.39% 27.20% 27.89%
Number of salaries quoted 23839 25086 25068
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

NCIE
Jobs Demand Trend

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

NCIE Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

NCIE
Salary Trend

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

NCIE Salary Trend in the UK

NCIE
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NCIE over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 within the UK.

NCIE Salary Histogram in the UK

NCIE
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NCIE within the UK over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. 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 +29 39 £47,500 -13.63% 2
London -6 13 £72,500 +3.57% 2
North West +12 12 £35,500 -25.26%
Manchester +6 12 £35,500 -25.26%
South East -20 6 £65,000 +18.18%
Berkshire -8 5 £66,250 +20.45%
West Midlands -18 4 £45,000 -18.18%
Birmingham -16 3 £47,500 -13.63%
Reading -16 2 £67,500 +22.72%
Fareham +5 1 £53,500 +18.88%
Hampshire 0 1 £53,500 +18.88%
Leeds -4 1 £45,000 -16.27%
Yorkshire -5 1 £45,000 -14.28%
West Yorkshire -16 1 £45,000 -16.27%
South West -18 1 £50,000 -37.50%
Dorset - 1 £50,000 -
Bournemouth - 1 £50,000 -
Solihull - 1 £35,000 -

NCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing NCIE 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 NCIE.

1 80 (100.00%) NetApp
2 69 (86.25%) VMware
3 68 (85.00%) NCDA
4 61 (76.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 38 (47.50%) Cisco
6 37 (46.25%) SAN
7 26 (32.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 26 (32.50%) Hyper-V
7 26 (32.50%) FlexPod
8 25 (31.25%) vSphere
9 24 (30.00%) Windows
9 24 (30.00%) Citrix
10 21 (26.25%) SQL
11 18 (22.50%) HP
11 18 (22.50%) VCAP
12 16 (20.00%) NAS
12 16 (20.00%) VCP5
13 15 (18.75%) Microsoft
13 15 (18.75%) Symantec
14 14 (17.50%) Cisco Nexus
15 13 (16.25%) EMC
15 13 (16.25%) Data Management
16 12 (15.00%) IIS
16 12 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
16 12 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
17 11 (13.75%) CCNA
17 11 (13.75%) Cisco Certification
17 11 (13.75%) Cisco IOS
18 10 (12.50%) SharePoint
18 10 (12.50%) NFS

NCIE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing NCIE 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 NCIE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (15.00%) IIS
2 10 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.25%) MS Exchange
4 4 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.50%) Lync
7 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (3.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (46.25%) SAN
2 16 (20.00%) NAS
3 14 (17.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (13.75%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (6.25%) NetScaler
5 5 (6.25%) DNS
5 5 (6.25%) VLAN
6 4 (5.00%) LAN
6 4 (5.00%) WAN
6 4 (5.00%) DHCP
7 3 (3.75%) Network Security
8 2 (2.50%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.25%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.25%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.25%) PBX
9 1 (1.25%) VoIP
9 1 (1.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
1 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (6.25%) Finance
2 2 (2.50%) Banking
2 2 (2.50%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.25%) Back Office
3 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (47.50%) Consultant
2 9 (11.25%) Analyst
2 9 (11.25%) VMware Engineer
3 8 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
3 8 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
4 6 (7.50%) Architect
4 6 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (7.50%) Support Engineer
4 6 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (7.50%) Training Consultant
4 6 (7.50%) Storage Analyst
5 5 (6.25%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 5 (6.25%) Sales Consultant
6 4 (5.00%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (5.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 4 (5.00%) Storage Consultant
6 4 (5.00%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
6 4 (5.00%) VMware Support Engineer
7 3 (3.75%) Senior Sales Consultant
7 3 (3.75%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.50%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 26 (32.50%) FlexPod
2 7 (8.75%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (7.50%) Private Cloud
4 2 (2.50%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.50%) EMC Centera
5 1 (1.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 24 (30.00%) Windows
2 12 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (11.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (7.50%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (5.00%) Linux
7 1 (1.25%) UNIX
7 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (16.25%) Data Management
2 10 (12.50%) Project Management
3 9 (11.25%) Migration
4 7 (8.75%) ITIL
5 6 (7.50%) Business Continuity
6 5 (6.25%) Time Management
7 3 (3.75%) ITIL V3
7 3 (3.75%) Identity Management
7 3 (3.75%) CRM
7 3 (3.75%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.75%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (3.75%) Capacity Management
8 2 (2.50%) Benchmarking
8 2 (2.50%) Problem Management
8 2 (2.50%) Change Control
8 2 (2.50%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (1.25%) ITSM
9 1 (1.25%) Network Design
9 1 (1.25%) Load Balancing
9 1 (1.25%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 21 (26.25%) SQL
2 9 (11.25%) C
3 3 (3.75%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.50%) R
Qualifications
1 68 (85.00%) NCDA
2 61 (76.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 18 (22.50%) VCAP
4 16 (20.00%) VCP5
5 12 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (13.75%) CCNA
6 11 (13.75%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (10.00%) CCA
7 8 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
8 7 (8.75%) MCSE
8 7 (8.75%) MCSA
9 6 (7.50%) CCNP
10 5 (6.25%) HP ASE
11 3 (3.75%) HP MASE
11 3 (3.75%) VCDX
11 3 (3.75%) VCP4
11 3 (3.75%) VTSP
11 3 (3.75%) MCTS
12 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
12 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 26 (32.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 26 (32.50%) Hyper-V
2 25 (31.25%) vSphere
3 10 (12.50%) NFS
4 6 (7.50%) Active Directory
4 6 (7.50%) XenApp
4 6 (7.50%) XenDesktop
5 4 (5.00%) vCloud
6 3 (3.75%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (6.25%) Backup Exec
1 5 (6.25%) SCOM
1 5 (6.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 5 (6.25%) SCDPM
2 4 (5.00%) Legato
3 3 (3.75%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.50%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (2.50%) SCCM
5 1 (1.25%) vMotion
Vendors
1 80 (100.00%) NetApp
2 69 (86.25%) VMware
3 38 (47.50%) Cisco
4 24 (30.00%) Citrix
5 18 (22.50%) HP
6 15 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 15 (18.75%) Symantec
7 13 (16.25%) EMC
8 7 (8.75%) Dell
9 6 (7.50%) Brocade
10 4 (5.00%) CommVault
11 3 (3.75%) Veeam
11 3 (3.75%) 3PAR
12 2 (2.50%) TOWER Software
12 2 (2.50%) IBM
13 1 (1.25%) Oracle
13 1 (1.25%) SAP
13 1 (1.25%) AppSense
13 1 (1.25%) Remedy
13 1 (1.25%) Juniper