The first table below looks at the demand for VCAP in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCAP over the 3 months to 17 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 Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Rank 218 220 219
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 5 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.085% 0.094% 0.064%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.26% 0.27% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 4
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -17.39%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-13.63% -4.34%
Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1948 1877 1980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 33.08% 35.43% 31.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1322 1325 1721
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VCAP
South East

VCAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

VCAP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

VCAP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

VCAP Salary Trend in Berkshire

VCAP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VCAP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 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
Reading -7 5 £55,000 +12.82%
VCAP
South East

VCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing VCAP 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 VCAP.

1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (100.00%) vSphere
2 6 (85.71%) NCDA
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 5 (71.43%) NetApp
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (71.43%) NCIE
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) FlexPod
4 4 (57.14%) VCDX
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (57.14%) Windows 2000 Server
4 4 (57.14%) VTSP
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) IIS
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (28.57%) MCSE
5 2 (28.57%) CCEE
5 2 (28.57%) CCIA
5 2 (28.57%) XenApp
5 2 (28.57%) XenServer
5 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
5 2 (28.57%) MCITP
6 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V

VCAP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing VCAP 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 VCAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Consultant
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Consultant
3 4 (57.14%) Storage Consultant
3 4 (57.14%) FlexPod Consultant
4 2 (28.57%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Technical Consultant
5 1 (14.29%) Data Consultant
5 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Consultant
5 1 (14.29%) Cloud Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Project Management
1 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
1 1 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (85.71%) NCDA
3 5 (71.43%) NCIE
4 4 (57.14%) VTSP
4 4 (57.14%) VCDX
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (28.57%) MCITP
5 2 (28.57%) CCEE
5 2 (28.57%) CCIA
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (28.57%) MCSE
6 1 (14.29%) CCIE
6 1 (14.29%) CCNA
6 1 (14.29%) CCDA
6 1 (14.29%) CCA
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (14.29%) MCTS
6 1 (14.29%) VCP5
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (100.00%) vSphere
2 2 (28.57%) XenApp
2 2 (28.57%) XenServer
2 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
1 1 (14.29%) SCVMM
1 1 (14.29%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) NetApp
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Dell
3 1 (14.29%) AppSense