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 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Design Expert (VCDX)
Rank 868 888 867
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -21
Permanent jobs citing VCDX 23 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.007% 0.017%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.077% 0.026% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 20 8 15
Average salary £86,250 £55,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.81% +18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £87,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+59.09% +22.22%

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
29680 31217 28978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.25% 27.00% 27.05%
Number of salaries quoted 24080 24235 23572
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +1.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 3 September 2015 within the UK.

VCDX Salary Histogram in the UK

VCDX
Top 10 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 3 September 2015. 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 +25 12 £57,500 +4.54% 3
South East +4 7 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Hampshire +28 5 £50,000 -9.09%
Farnborough - 4 £50,000 -
London - 3 £85,000 - 1
Surrey +16 2 - - 1
City of London - 2 £85,000 -
North West - 2 £59,000 -
Manchester - 2 £59,000 -
Camberley - 2 - - 1

VCDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 46 (100.00%) VMware
2 45 (97.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 45 (97.83%) vSphere
3 43 (93.48%) VCAP
4 41 (89.13%) vCloud
5 39 (84.78%) VMware Infrastructure
6 35 (76.09%) Windows
7 32 (69.57%) Hyper-V
8 31 (67.39%) Citrix
9 26 (56.52%) Active Directory
10 16 (34.78%) Cisco
10 16 (34.78%) Mentoring
11 13 (28.26%) Data Centre
12 12 (26.09%) EMC
13 8 (17.39%) ITIL
13 8 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
13 8 (17.39%) CCNP
13 8 (17.39%) CCNA
13 8 (17.39%) Linux
13 8 (17.39%) Private Cloud
14 7 (15.22%) Capacity Management
14 7 (15.22%) SAN
14 7 (15.22%) XenServer
14 7 (15.22%) RHCA
15 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
16 4 (8.70%) Time Management
17 3 (6.52%) VCP5
18 2 (4.35%) OpenStack
18 2 (4.35%) Cisco Prime
18 2 (4.35%) Business Continuity

VCDX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 2 (4.35%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) SAN
2 1 (2.17%) Firewall
2 1 (2.17%) IPsec
2 1 (2.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (2.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (56.52%) Architect
2 22 (47.83%) Technical Architect
3 16 (34.78%) Senior Technical Architect
3 16 (34.78%) Senior Architect
4 14 (30.43%) Consultant
5 6 (13.04%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (8.70%) Technical Leader
6 4 (8.70%) VMware Consultant
7 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Principal Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) VMware Architect
8 2 (4.35%) Cloud Architect
9 1 (2.17%) Cloud Consultant
9 1 (2.17%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
9 1 (2.17%) AWS Consultant
9 1 (2.17%) Cisco Consultant
9 1 (2.17%) Principal Architect
9 1 (2.17%) Virtualisation Consultant
9 1 (2.17%) Virtualisation Architect
9 1 (2.17%) Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.26%) Data Centre
2 8 (17.39%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 35 (76.09%) Windows
2 8 (17.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) Mentoring
2 8 (17.39%) ITIL
3 7 (15.22%) Capacity Management
4 4 (8.70%) Time Management
5 2 (4.35%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 45 (97.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 43 (93.48%) VCAP
3 8 (17.39%) CCNP
3 8 (17.39%) CCNA
3 8 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (15.22%) RHCA
5 3 (6.52%) VCP5
6 1 (2.17%) CCIE
System Software
1 45 (97.83%) vSphere
2 41 (89.13%) vCloud
3 39 (84.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 32 (69.57%) Hyper-V
5 26 (56.52%) Active Directory
6 7 (15.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.17%) MOM
2 1 (2.17%) SCCM
2 1 (2.17%) SCOM
2 1 (2.17%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 46 (100.00%) VMware
2 31 (67.39%) Citrix
3 16 (34.78%) Cisco
4 12 (26.09%) EMC
5 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.35%) HP
6 2 (4.35%) NetApp
6 2 (4.35%) Novell
7 1 (2.17%) BMC
7 1 (2.17%) CA
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ComputaCenter
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Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago