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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Certified Design Expert (VCDX)
UK
Rank 814 949 937
Rank change year-on-year
+135 -12
Permanent jobs citing VCDX 30 7 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.007% 0.024%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.14% 0.025% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 9
Median salary £64,000 £52,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.90% -27.58%
UK excluding London median salary £64,000 £52,500 £72,500
% change year-on-year
+21.90% -27.58%

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
20988 28186 29416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 24.77% 27.96% 27.57%
Number of salaries quoted 16603 22559 23458
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 20 February 2017 within the UK.

VCDX Salary Histogram in the UK

VCDX
Top 13 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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +118 28 £64,000 +21.90% 1
West Midlands - 12 - -
Birmingham - 12 - -
London +53 5 £70,000 -22.22%
East of England +32 5 £64,000 -1.53%
South East +58 4 £75,000 +42.85% 1
Peterborough - 4 £64,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £64,000 -
Berkshire - 4 £75,000 - 1
Slough - 3 £75,000 - 1
South West - 2 £64,000 -
Bristol - 2 £64,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -

VCDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 41 (74.55%) Presales
2 40 (72.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (61.82%) VCAP
4 26 (47.27%) vCloud
4 26 (47.27%) Data Centre
5 24 (43.64%) MCSE
5 24 (43.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 23 (41.82%) Public Cloud
6 23 (41.82%) vRealize
7 21 (38.18%) MCP
7 21 (38.18%) VMware
7 21 (38.18%) Project Management
7 21 (38.18%) Business Development
8 20 (36.36%) vSphere
9 19 (34.55%) OpenStack
9 19 (34.55%) Amazon AWS
9 19 (34.55%) Degree
9 19 (34.55%) Cisco
10 18 (32.73%) Hyper-V
10 18 (32.73%) Hybrid Cloud
11 17 (30.91%) VMware Infrastructure
11 17 (30.91%) Active Directory
12 16 (29.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 16 (29.09%) PowerShell
12 16 (29.09%) Nimsoft
12 16 (29.09%) FlexPod
13 15 (27.27%) Line Management
13 15 (27.27%) PCI DSS
13 15 (27.27%) Time Management
13 15 (27.27%) Perl

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 19 (34.55%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 40 (72.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (34.55%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (18.18%) IBM Cloud
3 10 (18.18%) SoftLayer
4 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.00%) VSAN
2 10 (18.18%) DNS
3 6 (10.91%) Unified Communications
4 5 (9.09%) Network Security
5 4 (7.27%) BGP
5 4 (7.27%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (7.27%) Firewall
5 4 (7.27%) Internet
5 4 (7.27%) Multicast
5 4 (7.27%) OSPF
5 4 (7.27%) SAN
5 4 (7.27%) SNMP
5 4 (7.27%) Software-Defined Networking
5 4 (7.27%) Unicast
5 4 (7.27%) VLAN
5 4 (7.27%) VPN
6 3 (5.45%) WAN
Development Applications
1 10 (18.18%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (10.91%) Finance
Job Titles
1 40 (72.73%) Architect
2 24 (43.64%) Solutions Architect
3 18 (32.73%) Cloud Architect
4 13 (23.64%) Consultant
5 9 (16.36%) Principal Consultant
6 7 (12.73%) Automation Architect
6 7 (12.73%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 4 (7.27%) VMware Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) Cloud Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Technical Architect
8 2 (3.64%) VMware Architect
9 1 (1.82%) AWS Architect
9 1 (1.82%) AWS Consultant
9 1 (1.82%) EMC Engineer
9 1 (1.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (1.82%) Technical Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 26 (47.27%) Data Centre
2 23 (41.82%) Public Cloud
3 18 (32.73%) Hybrid Cloud
4 16 (29.09%) FlexPod
5 9 (16.36%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 7 (12.73%) Private Cloud
7 3 (5.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (5.45%) iSeries
8 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.36%) Windows
2 8 (14.55%) Windows Server
3 7 (12.73%) Unix
4 1 (1.82%) Linux
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (74.55%) Presales
2 21 (38.18%) Business Development
2 21 (38.18%) Project Management
3 15 (27.27%) Line Management
3 15 (27.27%) Time Management
4 11 (20.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 10 (18.18%) Converged Infrastructure
5 10 (18.18%) Demand Management
6 7 (12.73%) Application Virtualisation
7 4 (7.27%) High Availability
7 4 (7.27%) Network Architecture
7 4 (7.27%) Network Design
7 4 (7.27%) Network Management
7 4 (7.27%) Performance Management
7 4 (7.27%) Product Management
7 4 (7.27%) Workflow
8 3 (5.45%) Data Management
8 3 (5.45%) DDoS Mitigation
8 3 (5.45%) Information Management
8 3 (5.45%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 16 (29.09%) PowerShell
2 15 (27.27%) Perl
2 15 (27.27%) Python
3 11 (20.00%) Ruby
4 7 (12.73%) Java
5 4 (7.27%) C
5 4 (7.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 34 (61.82%) VCAP
2 24 (43.64%) MCSE
2 24 (43.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (38.18%) MCP
4 19 (34.55%) Degree
5 16 (29.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (12.73%) CCIE
6 7 (12.73%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (7.27%) CCNA
8 3 (5.45%) CCDP
8 3 (5.45%) CCMSE
8 3 (5.45%) CCNP
8 3 (5.45%) CCSE
8 3 (5.45%) CCSM
8 3 (5.45%) VCP5
8 3 (5.45%) VCP6
9 2 (3.64%) AWS Certification
9 2 (3.64%) MCSD
10 1 (1.82%) MCSA
10 1 (1.82%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (27.27%) PCI DSS
2 7 (12.73%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (47.27%) vCloud
2 20 (36.36%) vSphere
3 18 (32.73%) Hyper-V
4 17 (30.91%) Active Directory
4 17 (30.91%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (20.00%) Docker
6 7 (12.73%) XenServer
7 1 (1.82%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 23 (41.82%) vRealize
2 10 (18.18%) Ansible
2 10 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (18.18%) Puppet
3 1 (1.82%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.82%) vMotion
Vendors
1 21 (38.18%) VMware
2 19 (34.55%) Cisco
3 16 (29.09%) Nimsoft
4 8 (14.55%) Computacenter
5 7 (12.73%) CheckPoint
5 7 (12.73%) Citrix
6 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 4 (7.27%) Arista
7 4 (7.27%) Brocade
7 4 (7.27%) F5
7 4 (7.27%) Infoblox
7 4 (7.27%) Palo Alto
7 4 (7.27%) Riverbed
7 4 (7.27%) Vyatta
8 1 (1.82%) Dell
8 1 (1.82%) EMC
8 1 (1.82%) HP
8 1 (1.82%) Veeam
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