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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NetApp Certified Data Management Administrator (NCDA)
Rank 192 188 194
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing NCDA 25 26 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.45% 0.48% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.64% 1.64% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 15 24 5
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £44,000 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
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
1524 1583 1366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.49% 29.05% 27.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1275 1363 1124
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +7.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +2 19 £67,500 +20.00%
Coventry -18 6 £38,500 -19.79%
NCDA
England

NCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 40 (100.00%) NetApp
2 37 (92.50%) Cisco
3 36 (90.00%) VMware
4 34 (85.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 33 (82.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 33 (82.50%) Citrix
5 33 (82.50%) NCIE
6 30 (75.00%) EMC
7 27 (67.50%) VTSP
7 27 (67.50%) Cisco Nexus
8 25 (62.50%) vSphere
8 25 (62.50%) Microsoft
9 24 (60.00%) CCA
9 24 (60.00%) Citrix Certification
9 24 (60.00%) XenDesktop
10 19 (47.50%) VCAP
11 18 (45.00%) vCloud
11 18 (45.00%) Hyper-V
11 18 (45.00%) WAAS
11 18 (45.00%) Active Directory
11 18 (45.00%) SQL Server
12 17 (42.50%) FlexPod
13 16 (40.00%) MCSE
13 16 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 15 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
14 15 (37.50%) Windows
14 15 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
15 12 (30.00%) 3PAR
16 11 (27.50%) CLARiiON
17 10 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008

NCDA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 10 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 10 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 10 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 10 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (22.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (67.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 18 (45.00%) WAAS
3 9 (22.50%) NAS
3 9 (22.50%) iSCSI
3 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
3 9 (22.50%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (15.00%) Firewall
4 6 (15.00%) NetScaler
4 6 (15.00%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (10.00%) SAN
6 3 (7.50%) SMTP
6 3 (7.50%) FTP
6 3 (7.50%) HTTP
6 3 (7.50%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (57.50%) Consultant
2 15 (37.50%) Storage Consultant
3 14 (35.00%) FlexPod Consultant
4 10 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (25.00%) Architect
4 10 (25.00%) Storage Architect
4 10 (25.00%) Virtualisation Architect
4 10 (25.00%) Storage Solutions Architect
5 8 (20.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 8 (20.00%) Technology Consultant
6 6 (15.00%) Senior Support Engineer
6 6 (15.00%) Support Engineer
6 6 (15.00%) IT Support Engineer
6 6 (15.00%) IT Support
6 6 (15.00%) Senior IT Support
6 6 (15.00%) VMware Consultant
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (7.50%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (7.50%) Implementation Consultant
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Storage Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 17 (42.50%) FlexPod
2 11 (27.50%) CLARiiON
3 10 (25.00%) Celerra
4 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.50%) Symmetrix
5 1 (2.50%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 15 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 15 (37.50%) Windows
1 15 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (22.50%) Windows 2000 Server
3 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.50%) SUSE
4 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.00%) ITIL
1 6 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (15.00%) Data Management
2 1 (2.50%) Change Control
2 1 (2.50%) Integration Testing
2 1 (2.50%) Change Management
2 1 (2.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (2.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (22.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (85.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 33 (82.50%) NCIE
3 27 (67.50%) VTSP
4 24 (60.00%) CCA
4 24 (60.00%) Citrix Certification
5 19 (47.50%) VCAP
6 16 (40.00%) MCSE
6 16 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (25.00%) MCTS
7 10 (25.00%) MCITP
7 10 (25.00%) CCEA
7 10 (25.00%) CCIA
8 9 (22.50%) VCDX
9 8 (20.00%) CCEE
10 6 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (15.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 33 (82.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (62.50%) vSphere
3 24 (60.00%) XenDesktop
4 18 (45.00%) vCloud
4 18 (45.00%) Hyper-V
4 18 (45.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (15.00%) VMware ESX
5 6 (15.00%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (15.00%) XenApp
6 3 (7.50%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) Backup Exec
2 3 (7.50%) Legato
Vendors
1 40 (100.00%) NetApp
2 37 (92.50%) Cisco
3 36 (90.00%) VMware
4 33 (82.50%) Citrix
5 30 (75.00%) EMC
6 25 (62.50%) Microsoft
7 12 (30.00%) 3PAR
8 7 (17.50%) HP
9 6 (15.00%) Siemens
9 6 (15.00%) IBM
9 6 (15.00%) Mitel
10 4 (10.00%) Dell
11 3 (7.50%) CommVault
11 3 (7.50%) Symantec
12 1 (2.50%) Isilon