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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Design Expert (VCDX)
Rank 920 948 989
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +41
Permanent jobs citing VCDX 16 27 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.024% 0.014%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.061% 0.089% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 10 27 11
Median salary £75,000 £75,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +57.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £60,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,750 £85,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £73,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +55.26%

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
26060 30356 33112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.62% 27.37% 27.49%
Number of salaries quoted 21080 24061 26252
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £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 30 June 2016 within the UK.

VCDX Salary Histogram in the UK

VCDX
Top 9 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 30 June 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 +28 13 £75,000 +1.69% 2
South East +42 9 £75,000 +50.00% 2
Berkshire - 8 £75,000 - 1
Slough - 6 £75,000 -
Hampshire +7 1 £50,000 - 1
Farnborough -1 1 £50,000 - 1
Birmingham -17 1 £90,000 +20.00%
West Midlands -18 1 £90,000 +24.13%
East Midlands - 1 £40,000 -

VCDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 10 (45.45%) Cisco
1 10 (45.45%) VCAP
2 9 (40.91%) vCloud
2 9 (40.91%) NetApp
2 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (40.91%) PowerShell
3 8 (36.36%) PCI DSS
3 8 (36.36%) VMware
3 8 (36.36%) TOGAF
3 8 (36.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (36.36%) CCIE
3 8 (36.36%) NCDA
3 8 (36.36%) Nimsoft
3 8 (36.36%) FlexPod
3 8 (36.36%) Hybrid Cloud
3 8 (36.36%) Presales
4 7 (31.82%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 7 (31.82%) Converged Infrastructure
4 7 (31.82%) Docker
4 7 (31.82%) Demand Management
4 7 (31.82%) vSphere
4 7 (31.82%) Perl
4 7 (31.82%) Python
4 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
4 7 (31.82%) Ruby
4 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (27.27%) Hyper-V
5 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
5 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure

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 5 (22.73%) OpenStack
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (27.27%) SoftLayer
3 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) DNS
2 5 (22.73%) SAN
3 2 (9.09%) WAN
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (4.55%) Firewall
4 1 (4.55%) IPsec
4 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Architect
2 8 (36.36%) Technical Architect
3 5 (22.73%) DevOps Architect
4 4 (18.18%) Cloud Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Automation Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (9.09%) NetApp Specialist
6 2 (9.09%) SAN Specialist
6 2 (9.09%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Virtualisation Specialist
6 2 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) VMware Specialist
7 1 (4.55%) Citrix Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Senior VMware Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) FlexPod
1 8 (36.36%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (22.73%) VCE vBlock
3 2 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (9.09%) iPad
3 2 (9.09%) iSeries
4 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 2 (9.09%) Linux
3 2 (9.09%) Unix
4 1 (4.55%) CentOS
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Presales
1 8 (36.36%) TOGAF
2 7 (31.82%) Converged Infrastructure
2 7 (31.82%) Demand Management
2 7 (31.82%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 6 (27.27%) DevOps
4 4 (18.18%) Project Planning
5 3 (13.64%) Virtual Environments
6 2 (9.09%) Data Management
6 2 (9.09%) DDoS Mitigation
6 2 (9.09%) High Availability
6 2 (9.09%) Information Management
7 1 (4.55%) ITIL
7 1 (4.55%) Product Management
7 1 (4.55%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) PowerShell
2 7 (31.82%) Perl
2 7 (31.82%) Python
2 7 (31.82%) Ruby
3 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) VCAP
2 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (36.36%) CCIE
3 8 (36.36%) NCDA
3 8 (36.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (27.27%) Degree
4 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
5 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
6 3 (13.64%) CCNP
6 3 (13.64%) MCSA
6 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (9.09%) CCDP
7 2 (9.09%) CCMSE
7 2 (9.09%) CCSE
7 2 (9.09%) CCSM
7 2 (9.09%) NCIE
7 2 (9.09%) NCSA
7 2 (9.09%) VCP5
7 2 (9.09%) VCP6
8 1 (4.55%) EMCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) PCI DSS
2 2 (9.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) vCloud
2 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
2 7 (31.82%) Docker
2 7 (31.82%) vSphere
3 6 (27.27%) Hyper-V
3 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.55%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) Ansible
1 6 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (27.27%) Puppet
2 2 (9.09%) vRealize
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Cisco
2 9 (40.91%) NetApp
3 8 (36.36%) Nimsoft
3 8 (36.36%) VMware
4 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
5 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 2 (9.09%) Citrix
6 1 (4.55%) EMC
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