The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NetApp Certified Data Management Administrator (NCDA)
Rank 205 180 192
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +12
Permanent jobs citing NCDA 16 30 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.30% 0.54% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.07% 1.94% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 12 28 4
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £45,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1498 1545 1316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.80% 27.88% 26.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1221 1324 1106
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,728 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
NCDA
England

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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NCDA across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

NCDA Salary Histogram 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 28 July 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 -12 11 £67,500 +35.00%
Coventry +5 5 £38,500 -38.40%
NCDA
England

NCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 31 (96.88%) NetApp
2 29 (90.63%) Cisco
3 28 (87.50%) VMware
4 27 (84.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 26 (81.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 25 (78.13%) NCIE
6 25 (78.13%) Citrix
7 22 (68.75%) vSphere
8 21 (65.63%) EMC
9 16 (50.00%) VTSP
9 16 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 15 (46.88%) VCAP
10 15 (46.88%) XenDesktop
10 15 (46.88%) Citrix Certification
10 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
11 14 (43.75%) Windows
11 14 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
11 14 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (43.75%) FlexPod
12 13 (40.63%) CCA
13 12 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
14 11 (34.38%) Hyper-V
15 10 (31.25%) VCDX
15 10 (31.25%) vCloud
15 10 (31.25%) MCSE
16 9 (28.13%) HP
16 9 (28.13%) TCP/IP
17 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
17 8 (25.00%) Dell
17 8 (25.00%) SAN

NCDA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 8 (25.00%) IIS
2 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (28.13%) TCP/IP
3 8 (25.00%) SAN
3 8 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 8 (25.00%) WAAS
3 8 (25.00%) NAS
3 8 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (18.75%) Firewall
5 5 (15.63%) Fibre Channel
5 5 (15.63%) NetScaler
6 3 (9.38%) SMTP
6 3 (9.38%) FTP
6 3 (9.38%) HTTP
6 3 (9.38%) SNMP
7 2 (6.25%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (68.75%) Consultant
2 13 (40.63%) Storage Consultant
3 11 (34.38%) FlexPod Consultant
4 7 (21.88%) VMware Consultant
5 5 (15.63%) IT Support
5 5 (15.63%) Senior IT Support
5 5 (15.63%) Support Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Senior Support Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 4 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (12.50%) Architect
6 4 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (12.50%) Technology Consultant
6 4 (12.50%) Storage Architect
6 4 (12.50%) Virtualisation Architect
6 4 (12.50%) Storage Solutions Architect
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Implementation Consultant
7 3 (9.38%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Storage Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) FlexPod
2 7 (21.88%) CLARiiON
3 6 (18.75%) Celerra
4 2 (6.25%) EqualLogic
5 1 (3.13%) Symmetrix
5 1 (3.13%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 14 (43.75%) Windows
1 14 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
1 14 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.13%) SUSE
4 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) ITIL
1 5 (15.63%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (3.13%) Integration Testing
3 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.13%) Change Management
3 1 (3.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (84.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 25 (78.13%) NCIE
3 16 (50.00%) VTSP
4 15 (46.88%) VCAP
4 15 (46.88%) Citrix Certification
5 13 (40.63%) CCA
6 12 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (31.25%) VCDX
7 10 (31.25%) MCSE
8 7 (21.88%) MCITP
8 7 (21.88%) MCTS
9 6 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (18.75%) CCNA
9 6 (18.75%) CCEE
9 6 (18.75%) CCIA
10 4 (12.50%) CCEA
11 2 (6.25%) HP AIS
11 2 (6.25%) HP ASE
11 2 (6.25%) HP MASE
12 1 (3.13%) VCP5
System Software
1 26 (81.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (68.75%) vSphere
3 15 (46.88%) XenDesktop
4 11 (34.38%) Hyper-V
5 10 (31.25%) vCloud
6 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 7 (21.88%) XenApp
7 7 (21.88%) VMware ESX
8 5 (15.63%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (9.38%) NFS
10 2 (6.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.13%) Legato
Vendors
1 31 (96.88%) NetApp
2 29 (90.63%) Cisco
3 28 (87.50%) VMware
4 25 (78.13%) Citrix
5 21 (65.63%) EMC
6 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
7 9 (28.13%) HP
8 8 (25.00%) Dell
9 6 (18.75%) IBM
10 5 (15.63%) 3PAR
10 5 (15.63%) Siemens
10 5 (15.63%) Mitel
11 1 (3.13%) Isilon
11 1 (3.13%) Symantec
11 1 (3.13%) CommVault