The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for VCDX qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Certified Design Expert (VCDX)
England / South East
Rank 388 453 466
Rank change year-on-year +65 +13  
Permanent jobs citing VCDX 2 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.014% 0.016% 0.010%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.049% 0.050% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Median salary £72,500 £52,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.09% -  
UK excluding London median salary £64,000 £52,500 £72,500
% change year-on-year +21.90% -27.58%  

VCDX is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East.

Academic & Professional Certification
South East
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 4075 5982 6438
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 27.70% 31.21% 31.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3311 4852 4918
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,978 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VCDX
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing VCDX as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for VCDX in the South East

VCDX
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VCDX in the South East.

Salary trend for VCDX in the South East

VCDX
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VCDX within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire - 2 £72,500 -
VCDX
England

VCDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing VCDX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for VCDX.

1 10 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 10 (100.00%) Nimsoft
1 10 (100.00%) vCloud
1 10 (100.00%) FlexPod
1 10 (100.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 9 (90.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 9 (90.00%) PCI DSS
3 8 (80.00%) vRealize
3 8 (80.00%) IBM Cloud
3 8 (80.00%) VSAN
3 8 (80.00%) Vagrant
3 8 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (80.00%) Ansible
3 8 (80.00%) Docker
3 8 (80.00%) SoftLayer
3 8 (80.00%) OpenStack
3 8 (80.00%) Hyper-V
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (80.00%) vSphere
3 8 (80.00%) Puppet
3 8 (80.00%) Ruby
3 8 (80.00%) Cisco
3 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (80.00%) Java
3 8 (80.00%) Perl
3 8 (80.00%) Python
3 8 (80.00%) DNS
4 7 (70.00%) SLA
4 7 (70.00%) Demand Management

VCDX
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (80.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 8 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (80.00%) IBM Cloud
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (80.00%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) DNS
1 8 (80.00%) VSAN
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Architect
1 10 (100.00%) Cloud Architect
2 8 (80.00%) Automation Architect
3 1 (10.00%) AWS Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Azure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) FlexPod
1 10 (100.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 7 (70.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 7 (70.00%) Converged Infrastructure
2 7 (70.00%) Customer Requirements
2 7 (70.00%) Demand Management
2 7 (70.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 8 (80.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) Perl
2 8 (80.00%) Python
2 8 (80.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (90.00%) PCI DSS
2 7 (70.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) vCloud
2 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (80.00%) Docker
2 8 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 8 (80.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (80.00%) Ansible
1 8 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (80.00%) Puppet
1 8 (80.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Nimsoft
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco