The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Rank 125 124 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.054% 0.054% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.21% 0.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-13.63% -4.34%
Qualifications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
466 403 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 25.28% 21.57% 25.46%
Number of salaries quoted 312 296 398
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £21,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VCAP
North West

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
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VCAP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -15 1 £42,500 -10.52%
Chester - 1 £42,500 -
VCAP
North West

VCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenServer
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) CCEE
1 2 (100.00%) CCIA
1 2 (100.00%) NCDA
1 2 (100.00%) NCIE
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (50.00%) FlexPod
2 1 (50.00%) EqualLogic
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) VCDX
2 1 (50.00%) HP AIS
2 1 (50.00%) HP MASE
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) Celerra
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) HP

VCAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Data Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) FlexPod
1 1 (50.00%) EqualLogic
1 1 (50.00%) Celerra
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) CCEE
1 2 (100.00%) CCIA
1 2 (100.00%) NCDA
1 2 (100.00%) NCIE
2 1 (50.00%) VCDX
2 1 (50.00%) HP AIS
2 1 (50.00%) HP MASE
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenServer
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) EMC