The table below looks at the statistics for VCAP in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCAP over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Rank 325 323 319
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 4 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.035% 0.025% 0.031%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.14% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 4
Average salary £57,500 £35,000 £49,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.28% -29.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £33,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £73,000 £69,100
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
VCAP
London

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

Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2925 2584 3210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.39% 21.87% 24.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2409 2269 2878
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

VCAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

VCAP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

VCAP
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

VCAP Salary Trend in the City of London

VCAP
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VCAP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

VCAP Salary Histogram in the City of London

VCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) MCSE
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Project Management
3 4 (66.67%) Citrix
3 4 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) CCNA
3 4 (66.67%) Mobile Device Management
3 4 (66.67%) NetScaler
3 4 (66.67%) MCITP
3 4 (66.67%) CCEE
3 4 (66.67%) CCIA
3 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) EMC
5 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP

VCAP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
1 4 (66.67%) NetScaler
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Server Support
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Server Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Server Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (83.33%) MCSE
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (66.67%) CCNA
3 4 (66.67%) MCITP
3 4 (66.67%) CCEE
3 4 (66.67%) CCIA
4 1 (16.67%) MCSA
4 1 (16.67%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Citrix
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) EMC
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) Isilon
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