The table below looks at the statistics for VCAP in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCAP over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Rank 113 113 128
Rank change year-on-year
0 +15
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 3 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.16% 0.13% 0.052%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.43% 0.35% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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Cambridgeshire

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

Qualifications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
701 568 799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 38.08% 35.68% 41.72%
Number of salaries quoted 492 479 705
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

VCAP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

VCAP Salary Trend in Cambridge

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Top 19 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) Replication
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (100.00%) MCTS
1 3 (100.00%) MCITP
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) Veeam
1 3 (100.00%) VCDX
1 3 (100.00%) NCDA
1 3 (100.00%) NCIE
1 3 (100.00%) VTSP

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 3 (100.00%) Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Storage Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (100.00%) MCTS
1 3 (100.00%) MCITP
1 3 (100.00%) VCDX
1 3 (100.00%) NCDA
1 3 (100.00%) NCIE
1 3 (100.00%) VTSP
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Veeam