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 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 323 - 332
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.025% - 0.023%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.098% - 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £57,500 - £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
3059 2749 3086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.40% 22.68% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2500 2438 2778
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,150 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,100 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) MCSE
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (60.00%) CCEE
2 3 (60.00%) CCIA
2 3 (60.00%) NetScaler
2 3 (60.00%) MCITP
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) NetScaler
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
1 4 (80.00%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) MCSE
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (60.00%) CCEE
2 3 (60.00%) CCIA
2 3 (60.00%) MCITP
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) MCSA
3 1 (20.00%) MCTS
3 1 (20.00%) NCDA
3 1 (20.00%) NCIE
3 1 (20.00%) VTSP
3 1 (20.00%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) SunGard
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (20.00%) Google
3 1 (20.00%) Rackspace
City of London
People Source
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent package and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago