The first table below looks at the demand for VCAP in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCAP over the 3 months to 23 July 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 Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Rank 123 127 128
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 11 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.52% 0.30% 0.052%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.69% 1.03% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 1
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -10.00%
Qualifications Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
652 585 701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 30.60% 29.35% 36.57%
Number of salaries quoted 453 511 610
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
VCAP
South East

VCAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VCAP Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

VCAP
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VCAP Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

VCAP
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VCAP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -3 5 £47,500 -32.14%
Amersham - 4 £50,000 -
High Wycombe - 4 £50,000 -
VCAP
South East

VCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 16 (100.00%) VMware
1 16 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 16 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (87.50%) vSphere
3 13 (81.25%) NCDA
3 13 (81.25%) Citrix
4 12 (75.00%) NetApp
5 11 (68.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (68.75%) HP
5 11 (68.75%) NCIE
6 10 (62.50%) XenDesktop
6 10 (62.50%) Hyper-V
6 10 (62.50%) XenApp
6 10 (62.50%) MCTS
6 10 (62.50%) MCITP
7 9 (56.25%) VCDX
7 9 (56.25%) SAN
7 9 (56.25%) Windows
7 9 (56.25%) MCSE
8 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
8 8 (50.00%) Dell
8 8 (50.00%) EMC
8 8 (50.00%) Veeam
8 8 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
9 7 (43.75%) XenServer
9 7 (43.75%) VMware ESX
9 7 (43.75%) EqualLogic
9 7 (43.75%) Symantec
9 7 (43.75%) SQL
10 6 (37.50%) Cisco

VCAP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 2 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) SAN
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (12.50%) Unified Communications
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Consultant
2 8 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
2 8 (50.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 7 (43.75%) Technical Consultant
4 5 (31.25%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 4 (25.00%) Storage Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) EqualLogic
2 2 (12.50%) Replication
2 2 (12.50%) CLARiiON
2 2 (12.50%) Celerra
2 2 (12.50%) FlexPod
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
2 2 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 13 (81.25%) NCDA
3 11 (68.75%) NCIE
3 11 (68.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (62.50%) MCTS
4 10 (62.50%) MCITP
5 9 (56.25%) MCSE
5 9 (56.25%) VCDX
6 4 (25.00%) VTSP
7 3 (18.75%) HP AIS
7 3 (18.75%) HP ASE
8 2 (12.50%) HP MASE
8 2 (12.50%) CCEE
8 2 (12.50%) CCIA
8 2 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (6.25%) VCP5
9 1 (6.25%) MCSA
9 1 (6.25%) CCIE
9 1 (6.25%) CCNA
System Software
1 16 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (87.50%) vSphere
3 10 (62.50%) Hyper-V
3 10 (62.50%) XenApp
3 10 (62.50%) XenDesktop
4 7 (43.75%) XenServer
4 7 (43.75%) VMware ESX
5 5 (31.25%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (12.50%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) NetBackup
1 5 (31.25%) Backup Exec
2 2 (12.50%) Legato
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (81.25%) Citrix
3 12 (75.00%) NetApp
4 11 (68.75%) HP
5 8 (50.00%) Dell
5 8 (50.00%) EMC
5 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (50.00%) Veeam
6 7 (43.75%) Symantec
7 6 (37.50%) Cisco
8 5 (31.25%) PlateSpin
9 2 (12.50%) CommVault