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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Rank - 116 -
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.064% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
VCAP
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
470 428 585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.69% 27.23% 28.76%
Number of salaries quoted 367 344 463
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VCAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

VCAP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

VCAP
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

VCAP Salary Trend in Cheshire

VCAP
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) MCTS
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Celerra
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) HP AIS
1 1 (100.00%) HP MASE
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenServer
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (100.00%) VCDX
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) EqualLogic
1 1 (100.00%) NCDA
1 1 (100.00%) NCIE
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (100.00%) CCEE
1 1 (100.00%) CCIA

VCAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Celerra
1 1 (100.00%) EqualLogic
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) MCTS
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) HP AIS
1 1 (100.00%) HP MASE
1 1 (100.00%) VCDX
1 1 (100.00%) NCDA
1 1 (100.00%) NCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCEE
1 1 (100.00%) CCIA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenServer
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) VMware