The table below looks at the statistics for VCDX in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCDX over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Design Expert (VCDX)
Rank - 199 199
Permanent jobs citing VCDX 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.021% 0.042%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.078% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £70,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £70,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +35.92%
VCDX
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
1470 1287 1393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.45% 26.54% 29.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1285 1033 1225
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 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VCDX
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

VCDX Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

VCDX
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

VCDX Salary Trend in the West Midlands

VCDX
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing VCDX 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 VCDX.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) CommVault
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) Legato
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) NCDA
1 2 (100.00%) NCIE
1 2 (100.00%) VCAP
1 2 (100.00%) VTSP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) FlexPod

VCDX
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing VCDX 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 VCDX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Storage Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) NCDA
1 2 (100.00%) NCIE
1 2 (100.00%) VCAP
1 2 (100.00%) VTSP
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Legato
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) CommVault
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) VMware