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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Design Expert (VCDX)
Rank 939 916 943
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +27
Permanent jobs citing VCDX 9 26 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.024% 0.009%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.032% 0.088% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 9
Average salary £55,000 £72,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.13% +49.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,400 £78,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £67,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +39.17%

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
28380 29562 28677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 28.02% 27.74% 27.30%
Number of salaries quoted 22655 23639 22533
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VCDX
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VCDX within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 February 2016 within the UK.

VCDX Salary Histogram in the UK

VCDX
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VCDX within the UK over the 3 months to 9 February 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
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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 +16 9 £55,000 -24.13% 2
South East +13 6 £52,500 - 1
Hampshire - 5 £52,500 -
Basingstoke - 3 £52,500 -
London +2 2 £80,250 +3.54%
Farnborough - 2 £53,750 -
Berkshire - 1 £70,000 - 1
Uxbridge - 1 £70,500 -
Bedford - 1 £65,000 -
Slough - 1 £70,000 -
East of England - 1 £65,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £65,000 -

VCDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing VCDX 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 VCDX.

1 59 (95.16%) VMware
2 55 (88.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 55 (88.71%) vSphere
3 52 (83.87%) vCloud
4 45 (72.58%) Cisco
5 41 (66.13%) Hyper-V
6 38 (61.29%) Active Directory
7 37 (59.68%) VCAP
8 36 (58.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 30 (48.39%) Microsoft
9 30 (48.39%) Windows
10 27 (43.55%) OpenStack
10 27 (43.55%) Presales
11 24 (38.71%) Hybrid Cloud
12 23 (37.10%) SoftLayer
12 23 (37.10%) FlexPod
12 23 (37.10%) Microsoft Azure
12 23 (37.10%) Converged Infrastructure
12 23 (37.10%) VCE vBlock
13 22 (35.48%) DNS
13 22 (35.48%) PCI DSS
14 19 (30.65%) Windows Server
14 19 (30.65%) Demand Management
15 18 (29.03%) vRealize
15 18 (29.03%) Data Centre
15 18 (29.03%) Citrix
16 17 (27.42%) SLA
17 16 (25.81%) SAN
18 15 (24.19%) Cisco Certification
19 14 (22.58%) EMC

VCDX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing VCDX 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 VCDX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (43.55%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 23 (37.10%) Microsoft Azure
1 23 (37.10%) SoftLayer
2 2 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (35.48%) DNS
2 16 (25.81%) SAN
3 5 (8.06%) WAN
4 3 (4.84%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.61%) Data Mining
General
1 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 39 (62.90%) Architect
2 23 (37.10%) Cloud Architect
3 15 (24.19%) Technical Architect
4 12 (19.35%) VMware Architect
5 11 (17.74%) Senior Architect
5 11 (17.74%) Senior Technical Architect
6 10 (16.13%) VMware Engineer
7 9 (14.52%) Senior VMware Architect
8 6 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (9.68%) Technical Leader
9 5 (8.06%) Azure Architect
9 5 (8.06%) Consultant
9 5 (8.06%) Linux Engineer
10 3 (4.84%) Cloud Engineer
10 3 (4.84%) Designer
10 3 (4.84%) Network Designer
10 3 (4.84%) Network Engineer
10 3 (4.84%) Technical Engineer
11 2 (3.23%) IT Architect
11 2 (3.23%) SAN Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 24 (38.71%) Hybrid Cloud
2 23 (37.10%) FlexPod
2 23 (37.10%) VCE vBlock
3 18 (29.03%) Data Centre
4 11 (17.74%) Driving Licence
5 7 (11.29%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.61%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 30 (48.39%) Windows
2 19 (30.65%) Windows Server
3 11 (17.74%) Linux
4 1 (1.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (43.55%) Presales
2 23 (37.10%) Converged Infrastructure
3 19 (30.65%) Demand Management
4 11 (17.74%) Capacity Management
4 11 (17.74%) ITIL
4 11 (17.74%) Mentoring
5 3 (4.84%) Business Continuity
5 3 (4.84%) Network Design
6 2 (3.23%) High Availability
6 2 (3.23%) Time Management
7 1 (1.61%) Data Management
7 1 (1.61%) DDoS Mitigation
7 1 (1.61%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.61%) Information Management
7 1 (1.61%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.61%) Migration
7 1 (1.61%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 37 (59.68%) VCAP
2 36 (58.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 15 (24.19%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (19.35%) CCNP
5 11 (17.74%) CCNA
5 11 (17.74%) EMCISA
5 11 (17.74%) EMCSA
5 11 (17.74%) RHCA
6 4 (6.45%) CCDP
6 4 (6.45%) CCIE
7 3 (4.84%) CCDA
7 3 (4.84%) CCIP
7 3 (4.84%) VCP5
8 2 (3.23%) MCSA
8 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (3.23%) NCDA
8 2 (3.23%) NCIE
8 2 (3.23%) NCSA
9 1 (1.61%) CCMSE
9 1 (1.61%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (35.48%) PCI DSS
2 17 (27.42%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (88.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 55 (88.71%) vSphere
2 52 (83.87%) vCloud
3 41 (66.13%) Hyper-V
4 38 (61.29%) Active Directory
5 5 (8.06%) XenServer
6 1 (1.61%) KVM
Systems Management
1 18 (29.03%) vRealize
2 2 (3.23%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 59 (95.16%) VMware
2 45 (72.58%) Cisco
3 30 (48.39%) Microsoft
4 18 (29.03%) Citrix
5 14 (22.58%) EMC
6 5 (8.06%) HP
7 4 (6.45%) NetApp
8 2 (3.23%) Novell
9 1 (1.61%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.61%) Computacenter
9 1 (1.61%) F5
9 1 (1.61%) IBM
9 1 (1.61%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.61%) Juniper
9 1 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Unspecified Very competitive salary and benefits and excellent career
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Unspecified Very competitive salary and benefits and excellent career
Posted: 7 days ago