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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Certified Design Expert (VCDX)
England / South East
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 430 482
Permanent jobs citing VCDX 0 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East - 0.054% 0.009%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.17% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 2
Median salary - £75,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +46.34%  
UK excluding London median salary - £75,000 £75,000

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 4137 5796 6616
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 28.27% 31.38% 31.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3378 4693 5094
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,583 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Nimsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Demand Management
1 2 (100.00%) vCloud
1 2 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 2 (100.00%) Vagrant
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) FlexPod
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
1 2 (100.00%) SoftLayer
1 2 (100.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (100.00%) Converged Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) Presales
1 2 (100.00%) VxBlock/Vblock

VCDX
Co-occurring 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 2 (100.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) IBM Cloud
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) VSAN
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (50.00%) AWS Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Azure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) FlexPod
1 2 (100.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (100.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Converged Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 2 (100.00%) Demand Management
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) vCloud
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Nimsoft