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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NetApp Certified Data Management Administrator (NCDA)
Rank 186 194 189
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs citing NCDA 15 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.30% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.15% 0.68% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 4
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1307 1465 1179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.36% 28.76% 25.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1048 1195 969
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +9.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
NCDA
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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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +10 13 £55,000 -8.33%
Coventry +17 7 £47,500 +18.75%
Warwickshire +18 4 £52,500 +16.66%
Worcestershire +6 3 £53,750 +19.44%
Walsall - 2 £52,500 -
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England

NCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 19 (95.00%) NetApp
2 17 (85.00%) VMware
2 17 (85.00%) NCIE
3 16 (80.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 16 (80.00%) Cisco
4 14 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (60.00%) Citrix
5 12 (60.00%) vSphere
6 10 (50.00%) FlexPod
6 10 (50.00%) EMC
6 10 (50.00%) SAN
7 9 (45.00%) VCAP
8 8 (40.00%) Dell
8 8 (40.00%) Windows
9 6 (30.00%) HP
9 6 (30.00%) VCDX
10 5 (25.00%) XenDesktop
10 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
10 5 (25.00%) XenApp
10 5 (25.00%) CCEE
10 5 (25.00%) CCIA
10 5 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
10 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (20.00%) SQL
11 4 (20.00%) IIS
11 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification

NCDA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 4 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) SAN
2 4 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (10.00%) iSCSI
4 2 (10.00%) NAS
4 2 (10.00%) Unified Communications
4 2 (10.00%) NetScaler
4 2 (10.00%) SMTP
4 2 (10.00%) FTP
4 2 (10.00%) HTTP
4 2 (10.00%) SNMP
5 1 (5.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Consultant
2 8 (40.00%) Storage Consultant
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
4 4 (20.00%) VMware Consultant
4 4 (20.00%) FlexPod Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) Implementation Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Implementation Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Storage Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Data Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Data Centre Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Cloud Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Sales Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) FlexPod
2 3 (15.00%) CLARiiON
3 2 (10.00%) Celerra
3 2 (10.00%) EqualLogic
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (5.00%) Symmetrix
4 1 (5.00%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.00%) SUSE
4 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Project Management
2 2 (10.00%) Data Management
3 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.00%) Change Management
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (85.00%) NCIE
2 16 (80.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (45.00%) VCAP
4 6 (30.00%) VCDX
5 5 (25.00%) CCEE
5 5 (25.00%) CCIA
5 5 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (20.00%) VTSP
7 3 (15.00%) MCTS
7 3 (15.00%) MCITP
7 3 (15.00%) HP AIS
7 3 (15.00%) HP ASE
8 2 (10.00%) HP MASE
8 2 (10.00%) VCP5
8 2 (10.00%) CCA
8 2 (10.00%) CCEA
8 2 (10.00%) MCSE
9 1 (5.00%) MCSA
9 1 (5.00%) CCIE
System Software
1 14 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (60.00%) vSphere
3 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (25.00%) XenApp
3 5 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 3 (15.00%) vCloud
4 3 (15.00%) XenServer
5 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (10.00%) NFS
5 2 (10.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) NetApp
2 17 (85.00%) VMware
3 16 (80.00%) Cisco
4 12 (60.00%) Citrix
5 10 (50.00%) EMC
6 8 (40.00%) Dell
7 6 (30.00%) HP
8 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 2 (10.00%) IBM
10 1 (5.00%) CommVault
10 1 (5.00%) Veeam
10 1 (5.00%) 3PAR
10 1 (5.00%) Isilon