The table below looks at the statistics for VCDX in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCDX over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Design Expert (VCDX)
Rank 883 931 967
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +36
Permanent jobs citing VCDX 28 33 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.030% 0.006%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% 0.11% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 19 24 7
Median salary £70,000 £86,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.84% +56.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,250 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £87,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £87,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +59.09%

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
24577 29935 31074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.05% 27.29% 27.23%
Number of salaries quoted 19779 24168 24219
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

VCDX
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing VCDX as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

VCDX Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VCDX
Salary Trend

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

VCDX Salary Trend in the UK

VCDX
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VCDX over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 within the UK.

VCDX Salary Histogram in the UK

VCDX
Top 24 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VCDX within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +65 27 £70,000 +21.73% 2
South East +53 15 £75,000 +50.00% 2
Berkshire - 11 £75,000 -
East of England - 8 £62,500 -
Hertfordshire - 6 £55,000 -
Slough - 6 £70,000 -
London +47 2 £75,000 -11.76%
Surrey +18 2 - - 2
Camberley -1 2 - - 1
Bedford - 2 £62,500 -
South West - 2 £55,000 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £62,500 -
City of London +63 1 £80,000 -5.88%
Hampshire +14 1 £47,500 -5.00%
Farnborough -5 1 £47,500 -5.00%
Oxford - 1 £55,000 -
Swindon - 1 £55,000 -
Exeter - 1 £34,500 -
Gloucester - 1 £55,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £55,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £90,000 -
Devon - 1 £34,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £55,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £55,000 -

VCDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing VCDX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for VCDX.

1 32 (71.11%) vCloud
2 29 (64.44%) vSphere
3 24 (53.33%) VMware
3 24 (53.33%) Cisco
4 22 (48.89%) Active Directory
4 22 (48.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 22 (48.89%) PowerShell
4 22 (48.89%) Hyper-V
4 22 (48.89%) VCAP
4 22 (48.89%) Presales
5 21 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
6 20 (44.44%) Nimsoft
6 20 (44.44%) PCI DSS
6 20 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
6 20 (44.44%) OpenStack
6 20 (44.44%) FlexPod
6 20 (44.44%) Hybrid Cloud
7 19 (42.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 16 (35.56%) Perl
8 16 (35.56%) Python
8 16 (35.56%) Converged Infrastructure
8 16 (35.56%) Docker
8 16 (35.56%) Demand Management
8 16 (35.56%) Ruby
9 14 (31.11%) Vagrant
9 14 (31.11%) Opscode Chef
9 14 (31.11%) SoftLayer
9 14 (31.11%) Ansible
9 14 (31.11%) Puppet
9 14 (31.11%) Windows

VCDX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (44.44%) OpenStack
2 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (48.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (31.11%) IBM Cloud
3 14 (31.11%) SoftLayer
4 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.22%) HP Helion
4 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (31.11%) DNS
2 6 (13.33%) SAN
2 6 (13.33%) Unified Communications
3 3 (6.67%) WAN
4 1 (2.22%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.22%) Firewall
4 1 (2.22%) IPsec
4 1 (2.22%) Network Security
4 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) Data Mining
2 2 (4.44%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (31.11%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (4.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (68.89%) Architect
2 15 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
3 8 (17.78%) Technical Architect
4 7 (15.56%) Consultant
4 7 (15.56%) DevOps Architect
4 7 (15.56%) Principal Consultant
4 7 (15.56%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 5 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (8.89%) Automation Architect
6 4 (8.89%) Cloud Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) VMware Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Technical Leader
9 1 (2.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 20 (44.44%) FlexPod
1 20 (44.44%) Hybrid Cloud
2 13 (28.89%) VCE vBlock
3 7 (15.56%) Private Cloud
4 6 (13.33%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.44%) iPad
5 2 (4.44%) iSeries
5 2 (4.44%) Social Media
6 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.11%) Windows
2 9 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (15.56%) Linux
4 2 (4.44%) Unix
5 1 (2.22%) CentOS
5 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (48.89%) Presales
2 16 (35.56%) Converged Infrastructure
2 16 (35.56%) Demand Management
3 12 (26.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 8 (17.78%) DevOps
4 8 (17.78%) TOGAF
5 7 (15.56%) Application Virtualisation
6 5 (11.11%) ITIL
7 4 (8.89%) Capacity Management
7 4 (8.89%) High Availability
7 4 (8.89%) Project Planning
8 3 (6.67%) Service Delivery
9 2 (4.44%) Data Management
9 2 (4.44%) DDoS Mitigation
9 2 (4.44%) Information Management
9 2 (4.44%) Product Management
9 2 (4.44%) Server Virtualisation
10 1 (2.22%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (2.22%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (2.22%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 22 (48.89%) PowerShell
2 16 (35.56%) Perl
2 16 (35.56%) Python
2 16 (35.56%) Ruby
3 2 (4.44%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 22 (48.89%) VCAP
2 19 (42.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 12 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (17.78%) CCIE
5 6 (13.33%) CCNP
5 6 (13.33%) Degree
5 6 (13.33%) NCDA
5 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
6 5 (11.11%) EMCISA
6 5 (11.11%) EMCSA
6 5 (11.11%) RHCA
6 5 (11.11%) SC Cleared
7 4 (8.89%) CCNA
8 2 (4.44%) CCDP
8 2 (4.44%) CCSE
8 2 (4.44%) MCSA
8 2 (4.44%) MCSE
8 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (4.44%) VCP5
8 2 (4.44%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (44.44%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.44%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.44%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (71.11%) vCloud
2 29 (64.44%) vSphere
3 22 (48.89%) Active Directory
3 22 (48.89%) Hyper-V
4 20 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (35.56%) Docker
6 9 (20.00%) XenServer
7 1 (2.22%) KVM
7 1 (2.22%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (31.11%) Ansible
1 14 (31.11%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (31.11%) Puppet
2 12 (26.67%) vRealize
3 1 (2.22%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (2.22%) vMotion
Vendors
1 24 (53.33%) Cisco
1 24 (53.33%) VMware
2 20 (44.44%) Nimsoft
3 10 (22.22%) Citrix
4 7 (15.56%) Computacenter
5 6 (13.33%) NetApp
6 5 (11.11%) EMC
7 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
8 2 (4.44%) CheckPoint
8 2 (4.44%) HP
9 1 (2.22%) Dell
9 1 (2.22%) F5
9 1 (2.22%) IBM
9 1 (2.22%) Juniper
9 1 (2.22%) Veeam
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