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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NetApp Certified Data Management Administrator (NCDA)
Rank - 192 194
Permanent jobs citing NCDA 0 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.11% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.41% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 5
Average salary - £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -9.09%
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
1283 1229 1355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.04% 27.79% 28.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1106 964 1172
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £28,890
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 20 (100.00%) NetApp
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (95.00%) NCIE
3 18 (90.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 18 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (90.00%) Citrix
3 18 (90.00%) Cisco
4 17 (85.00%) EMC
4 17 (85.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 16 (80.00%) VTSP
5 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
6 15 (75.00%) CCA
6 15 (75.00%) Citrix Certification
6 15 (75.00%) XenDesktop
6 15 (75.00%) Hyper-V
7 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
7 14 (70.00%) SQL Server
7 14 (70.00%) vCloud
7 14 (70.00%) WAAS
8 12 (60.00%) vSphere
9 10 (50.00%) VCAP
10 9 (45.00%) FlexPod
10 9 (45.00%) 3PAR
10 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (45.00%) MCSE
10 9 (45.00%) MS Exchange
11 8 (40.00%) CCEA
11 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
11 8 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007

NCDA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 9 (45.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (15.00%) IIS
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (85.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 14 (70.00%) WAAS
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (10.00%) NAS
4 2 (10.00%) SAN
5 1 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
5 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
5 1 (5.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Consultant
2 8 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
2 8 (40.00%) Storage Architect
2 8 (40.00%) Virtualisation Architect
2 8 (40.00%) Architect
2 8 (40.00%) Storage Solutions Architect
3 6 (30.00%) FlexPod Consultant
3 6 (30.00%) Technology Consultant
3 6 (30.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Storage Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support
5 1 (5.00%) Senior IT Support
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) FlexPod
2 8 (40.00%) Celerra
2 8 (40.00%) CLARiiON
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.00%) Data Management
2 1 (5.00%) Change Control
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL
2 1 (5.00%) CRM
2 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (95.00%) NCIE
2 18 (90.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 16 (80.00%) VTSP
4 15 (75.00%) CCA
4 15 (75.00%) Citrix Certification
5 10 (50.00%) VCAP
6 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (45.00%) MCSE
7 8 (40.00%) CCEA
7 8 (40.00%) MCTS
7 8 (40.00%) MCITP
7 8 (40.00%) CCIA
8 6 (30.00%) CCEE
9 2 (10.00%) VCDX
9 2 (10.00%) CCNA
9 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (5.00%) VCP5
10 1 (5.00%) EMC Certification
10 1 (5.00%) CCNP
10 1 (5.00%) VCP4
System Software
1 18 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (75.00%) XenDesktop
2 15 (75.00%) Hyper-V
3 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 14 (70.00%) vCloud
4 12 (60.00%) vSphere
5 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (5.00%) ISA Server
5 1 (5.00%) XenApp
5 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Legato
2 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) NetApp
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (90.00%) Citrix
2 18 (90.00%) Cisco
3 17 (85.00%) EMC
4 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (45.00%) 3PAR
6 2 (10.00%) Symantec
6 2 (10.00%) CommVault
7 1 (5.00%) Siemens
7 1 (5.00%) HP
7 1 (5.00%) IBM
7 1 (5.00%) Mitel