The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for VCDX qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Certified Design Expert (VCDX)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 240 228
Permanent jobs citing VCDX 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.016% 0.088%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.062% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Median salary - £90,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +24.13%  
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 West Midlands.

Academic & Professional Certification
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1234 1604 1480
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 24.02% 26.01% 26.02%
Number of salaries quoted 996 1155 1140
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £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 West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 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 in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for VCDX in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for VCDX.

1 10 (100.00%) MCP
1 10 (100.00%) MCSE
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (100.00%) Project Management
1 10 (100.00%) Business Development
1 10 (100.00%) Degree
1 10 (100.00%) Time Management
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (100.00%) VCAP
1 10 (100.00%) Line Management
1 10 (100.00%) Public Cloud
1 10 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 10 (100.00%) Presales
1 10 (100.00%) Customer Requirements

VCDX
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Architect
1 10 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 10 (100.00%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Business Development
1 10 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 10 (100.00%) Line Management
1 10 (100.00%) Presales
1 10 (100.00%) Project Management
1 10 (100.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Degree
1 10 (100.00%) MCP
1 10 (100.00%) MCSE
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (100.00%) VCAP