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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Rank 138 130 153
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +23
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 3 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.12% 0.13% 0.034%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.36% 0.39% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 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 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -3.06%
VCAP
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
822 777 1052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 33.39% 34.15% 36.02%
Number of salaries quoted 587 644 926
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VCAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

VCAP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

VCAP
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

VCAP Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

VCAP
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VCAP within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Peterborough +4 3 £47,500 +5.55%
Cambridge -9 3 £47,500 +5.55%
Ely - 3 £47,500 -
Huntingdon - 3 £47,500 -
VCAP
East of England

VCAP
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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

VCAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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