The table below looks at the statistics for NCDA in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NCDA over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NetApp Certified Data Management Administrator (NCDA)
Rank 211 200 189
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -11
Permanent jobs citing NCDA 4 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.073% 0.14% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.27% 0.54% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 6
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -
NCDA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1498 1296 1415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.51% 26.12% 29.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1312 1050 1242
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

NCDA
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NCDA across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

NCDA Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

NCDA
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NCDA across the West Midlands region.

NCDA Salary Trend in the West Midlands

NCDA
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NCDA within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Birmingham -10 3 £67,500 +12.50%
NCDA
England

NCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing NCDA 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 NCDA.

1 30 (100.00%) NetApp
1 30 (100.00%) VMware
2 28 (93.33%) Citrix
2 28 (93.33%) Cisco
2 28 (93.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 28 (93.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (86.67%) EMC
4 25 (83.33%) Microsoft
5 24 (80.00%) NCIE
5 24 (80.00%) CCA
5 24 (80.00%) Citrix Certification
5 24 (80.00%) XenDesktop
6 22 (73.33%) vSphere
6 22 (73.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 21 (70.00%) VTSP
8 19 (63.33%) Hyper-V
9 18 (60.00%) vCloud
9 18 (60.00%) Active Directory
9 18 (60.00%) MCSE
9 18 (60.00%) WAAS
9 18 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 18 (60.00%) SQL Server
10 15 (50.00%) VCAP
11 13 (43.33%) MS Exchange
11 13 (43.33%) 3PAR
12 12 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
12 12 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 12 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
12 12 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
12 12 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010

NCDA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing NCDA 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 NCDA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (43.33%) MS Exchange
2 12 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 12 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 12 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (13.33%) IIS
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (73.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 18 (60.00%) WAAS
3 7 (23.33%) NAS
4 6 (20.00%) iSCSI
4 6 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (20.00%) NetScaler
4 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (20.00%) Firewall
5 4 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Architect
1 12 (40.00%) Consultant
1 12 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
1 12 (40.00%) Virtualisation Architect
1 12 (40.00%) Storage Architect
1 12 (40.00%) Storage Solutions Architect
2 6 (20.00%) FlexPod Consultant
2 6 (20.00%) Technology Consultant
2 6 (20.00%) IT Support
2 6 (20.00%) Senior IT Support
2 6 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 6 (20.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Storage Consultant
3 4 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (3.33%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) CLARiiON
1 12 (40.00%) Celerra
2 10 (33.33%) FlexPod
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Windows
1 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (13.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (20.00%) ITIL
2 3 (10.00%) Data Management
3 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (3.33%) Change Control
3 1 (3.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (93.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 24 (80.00%) NCIE
2 24 (80.00%) CCA
2 24 (80.00%) Citrix Certification
3 21 (70.00%) VTSP
4 18 (60.00%) MCSE
4 18 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (50.00%) VCAP
6 12 (40.00%) MCTS
6 12 (40.00%) MCITP
6 12 (40.00%) CCEA
6 12 (40.00%) CCIA
7 7 (23.33%) CCNA
7 7 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (20.00%) CCEE
9 3 (10.00%) VCDX
10 1 (3.33%) VCP4
10 1 (3.33%) EMC Certification
10 1 (3.33%) CCNP
10 1 (3.33%) VCP5
System Software
1 28 (93.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (80.00%) XenDesktop
3 22 (73.33%) vSphere
4 19 (63.33%) Hyper-V
5 18 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 18 (60.00%) vCloud
6 6 (20.00%) VMware ESX
6 6 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (20.00%) XenApp
7 1 (3.33%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 3 (10.00%) Legato
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) NetApp
1 30 (100.00%) VMware
2 28 (93.33%) Citrix
2 28 (93.33%) Cisco
3 26 (86.67%) EMC
4 25 (83.33%) Microsoft
5 13 (43.33%) 3PAR
6 6 (20.00%) Mitel
6 6 (20.00%) HP
6 6 (20.00%) IBM
6 6 (20.00%) Siemens
7 3 (10.00%) Symantec
7 3 (10.00%) CommVault