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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Design Expert (VCDX)
Rank 847 923 983
Rank change year-on-year
+76 +60
Permanent jobs citing VCDX 18 46 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.043% 0.003%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.078% 0.16% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 10 36 2
Median salary £65,750 £70,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.07% +21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,950 £52,500 £53,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £87,500 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £65,750 £70,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-6.07% +21.73%

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
23080 29382 32051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.83% 27.37% 27.89%
Number of salaries quoted 18224 23272 25710
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 3 December 2016 within the UK.

VCDX Salary Histogram in the UK

VCDX
Top 15 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 3 December 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 +56 18 £65,750 -6.07% 2
South East +54 7 £75,000 +7.14% 2
Berkshire +35 7 £75,000 +7.14% 2
East of England - 7 £62,500 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £55,000 -
West Midlands - 3 - -
Birmingham - 3 - -
Slough +15 2 £71,250 +1.78% 1
Bedford - 2 £62,500 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £62,500 -
South West +12 1 £34,500 -37.27%
Peterborough - 1 £64,000 -
Exeter - 1 £34,500 -
Devon - 1 £34,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £64,000 -

VCDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 38 (76.00%) vCloud
2 33 (66.00%) vSphere
3 30 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (60.00%) Presales
4 29 (58.00%) Cisco
5 28 (56.00%) PowerShell
6 26 (52.00%) Hyper-V
6 26 (52.00%) Nimsoft
6 26 (52.00%) VCAP
6 26 (52.00%) Hybrid Cloud
6 26 (52.00%) FlexPod
7 25 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
7 25 (50.00%) PCI DSS
7 25 (50.00%) Active Directory
8 24 (48.00%) VMware
8 24 (48.00%) OpenStack
9 20 (40.00%) Docker
9 20 (40.00%) Ruby
9 20 (40.00%) Perl
9 20 (40.00%) Python
10 19 (38.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 19 (38.00%) Converged Infrastructure
10 19 (38.00%) Demand Management
10 19 (38.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 18 (36.00%) Puppet
11 18 (36.00%) Ansible
11 18 (36.00%) SoftLayer
11 18 (36.00%) Vagrant
11 18 (36.00%) Opscode Chef
11 18 (36.00%) DNS

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 24 (48.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 30 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (36.00%) IBM Cloud
3 18 (36.00%) SoftLayer
4 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.00%) HP Helion
4 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (36.00%) DNS
2 7 (14.00%) SAN
3 6 (12.00%) Unified Communications
4 4 (8.00%) WAN
5 1 (2.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.00%) Firewall
5 1 (2.00%) IPsec
5 1 (2.00%) Network Security
5 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 18 (36.00%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (4.00%) Marketing
2 1 (2.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (74.00%) Architect
2 22 (44.00%) Cloud Architect
3 10 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (16.00%) Automation Architect
5 7 (14.00%) Consultant
5 7 (14.00%) DevOps Architect
5 7 (14.00%) Principal Consultant
5 7 (14.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 4 (8.00%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Technical Architect
7 3 (6.00%) VMware Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (4.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Technical Leader
8 2 (4.00%) VMware Architect
Miscellaneous
1 26 (52.00%) FlexPod
1 26 (52.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 16 (32.00%) VCE vBlock
3 10 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 7 (14.00%) Private Cloud
5 4 (8.00%) Public Cloud
6 3 (6.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (6.00%) iSeries
7 2 (4.00%) Social Media
8 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.00%) Windows
2 8 (16.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (14.00%) Linux
4 3 (6.00%) Unix
5 1 (2.00%) CentOS
5 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (60.00%) Presales
2 19 (38.00%) Converged Infrastructure
2 19 (38.00%) Demand Management
3 17 (34.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 8 (16.00%) DevOps
5 7 (14.00%) Application Virtualisation
6 5 (10.00%) High Availability
6 5 (10.00%) ITIL
7 4 (8.00%) Business Development
7 4 (8.00%) Capacity Management
7 4 (8.00%) Project Management
7 4 (8.00%) TOGAF
8 3 (6.00%) Data Encryption
8 3 (6.00%) Data Management
8 3 (6.00%) DDoS Mitigation
8 3 (6.00%) Information Management
8 3 (6.00%) Line Management
8 3 (6.00%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.00%) Time Management
9 2 (4.00%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 28 (56.00%) PowerShell
2 20 (40.00%) Perl
2 20 (40.00%) Python
2 20 (40.00%) Ruby
3 4 (8.00%) Java
4 2 (4.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 26 (52.00%) VCAP
2 19 (38.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (14.00%) CCNP
5 5 (10.00%) EMCISA
5 5 (10.00%) EMCSA
5 5 (10.00%) MCSE
5 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (10.00%) RHCA
6 4 (8.00%) CCIE
6 4 (8.00%) CCNA
6 4 (8.00%) Degree
6 4 (8.00%) MCP
7 3 (6.00%) CCDP
7 3 (6.00%) CCMSE
7 3 (6.00%) CCSE
7 3 (6.00%) CCSM
7 3 (6.00%) VCP5
7 3 (6.00%) VCP6
8 1 (2.00%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 5 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (76.00%) vCloud
2 33 (66.00%) vSphere
3 26 (52.00%) Hyper-V
4 25 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 20 (40.00%) Docker
6 19 (38.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (18.00%) XenServer
8 1 (2.00%) KVM
8 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 18 (36.00%) Ansible
1 18 (36.00%) Opscode Chef
1 18 (36.00%) Puppet
2 16 (32.00%) vRealize
3 1 (2.00%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (2.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 29 (58.00%) Cisco
2 26 (52.00%) Nimsoft
3 24 (48.00%) VMware
4 9 (18.00%) Citrix
5 7 (14.00%) Computacenter
6 5 (10.00%) EMC
7 3 (6.00%) CheckPoint
8 2 (4.00%) HP
8 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
9 1 (2.00%) Dell
9 1 (2.00%) F5
9 1 (2.00%) IBM
9 1 (2.00%) Juniper
9 1 (2.00%) NetApp
9 1 (2.00%) Veeam
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