The table below looks at the statistics for VCAP in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCAP over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Rank 121 125 122
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 2 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.10% 0.42% 0.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.31% 1.23% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 6
Average salary £75,000 £57,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% +17.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £57,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £58,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+17.00% +5.26%
VCAP
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
646 733 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 33.01% 34.41% 30.85%
Number of salaries quoted 531 635 592
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

VCAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

VCAP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

VCAP
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

VCAP Salary Trend in Birmingham

VCAP
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VCAP across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

VCAP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

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Top 11 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) VCDX
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) vSphere
1 4 (100.00%) vCloud
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring

VCAP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Technical Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Architect
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (100.00%) VCDX
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) vSphere
1 4 (100.00%) vCloud
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) VMware