The table below looks at the statistics for VCAP in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCAP over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Rank 806 812 817
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 53 48 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.053% 0.048% 0.039%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.18% 0.18% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 38 42 27
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £47,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%
VCAP
UK

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

Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
29924 27047 28209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 30.17% 27.24% 28.02%
Number of salaries quoted 23958 21534 23405
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VCAP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

VCAP Jobs Demand Trend in England

VCAP
Salary Trend in England

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

VCAP Salary Trend in England

VCAP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VCAP across the England region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

VCAP Salary Histogram in England

VCAP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VCAP within the England region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. 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
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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
London +21 20 £48,750 -9.30% 4
North West +9 17 £31,000 -38.00%
South East -32 5 - -
Yorkshire -14 1 £40,000 -20.00% 1
South West -17 1 £28,500 -43.00%
West Midlands -44 1 £72,500 +45.00%
VCAP
UK

VCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 98 (88.29%) VMware
2 89 (80.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 71 (63.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 68 (61.26%) Windows
5 61 (54.95%) Microsoft
5 61 (54.95%) Citrix
6 59 (53.15%) Microsoft Certification
7 49 (44.14%) vSphere
8 47 (42.34%) MCSE
9 44 (39.64%) Active Directory
10 41 (36.94%) Cisco
10 41 (36.94%) Windows Server 2008
11 38 (34.23%) Cisco Certification
11 38 (34.23%) NetApp
12 37 (33.33%) SAN
13 34 (30.63%) Citrix Certification
13 34 (30.63%) HP
14 31 (27.93%) SQL Server
15 30 (27.03%) XenDesktop
16 29 (26.13%) MS Exchange
17 27 (24.32%) WAN
17 27 (24.32%) CCA
17 27 (24.32%) XenApp
17 27 (24.32%) Hyper-V
18 26 (23.42%) vCloud
19 25 (22.52%) ITIL
20 23 (20.72%) CCNA
20 23 (20.72%) NetScaler
20 23 (20.72%) Windows Server 2012
21 22 (19.82%) VCP5

VCAP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 29 (26.13%) MS Exchange
2 14 (12.61%) SharePoint
2 14 (12.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (11.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (6.31%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (6.31%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (6.31%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (3.60%) IIS
6 2 (1.80%) Lync
6 2 (1.80%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 18 (16.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.90%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.90%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.90%) IaaS
1 1 (0.90%) Office 365
1 1 (0.90%) SaaS
1 1 (0.90%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (33.33%) SAN
2 27 (24.32%) WAN
3 23 (20.72%) NetScaler
4 21 (18.92%) LAN
5 19 (17.12%) NAS
6 17 (15.32%) VPN
7 11 (9.91%) DNS
7 11 (9.91%) MPLS
8 9 (8.11%) Firewall
8 9 (8.11%) TCP/IP
8 9 (8.11%) VoIP
9 8 (7.21%) IPsec
10 6 (5.41%) DHCP
10 6 (5.41%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (4.50%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (4.50%) VPLS
11 5 (4.50%) BGP
11 5 (4.50%) OSPF
12 4 (3.60%) Wireless
12 4 (3.60%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (27.93%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (9.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (9.01%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.70%) Data Mining
General
1 18 (16.22%) Finance
2 13 (11.71%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.31%) Advertising
4 1 (0.90%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (17.12%) Architect
2 15 (13.51%) Network Engineer
2 15 (13.51%) 3rd Line Support
3 14 (12.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (10.81%) VMware Engineer
5 11 (9.91%) Designer
5 11 (9.91%) Virtualisation Architect
6 10 (9.01%) Network Designer
6 10 (9.01%) Analyst
6 10 (9.01%) Support Engineer
7 9 (8.11%) Citrix Engineer
8 8 (7.21%) Administrator
8 8 (7.21%) Technical Architect
8 8 (7.21%) Consultant
9 7 (6.31%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (6.31%) Support Analyst
10 6 (5.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 6 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (5.41%) Server Engineer
10 6 (5.41%) Senior Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.90%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.21%) Replication
2 7 (6.31%) FlexPod
2 7 (6.31%) Clustering
2 7 (6.31%) Blackberry
3 6 (5.41%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.60%) CLARiiON
4 4 (3.60%) Celerra
5 3 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.80%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.90%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.90%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.90%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.90%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 68 (61.26%) Windows
2 41 (36.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (20.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (10.81%) Linux
5 9 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (3.60%) UNIX
7 4 (3.60%) Debian
8 3 (2.70%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.80%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.90%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.90%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.90%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (22.52%) ITIL
2 13 (11.71%) Project Management
3 12 (10.81%) Network Design
4 10 (9.01%) Business Continuity
4 10 (9.01%) Mentoring
5 9 (8.11%) ITIL V3
6 7 (6.31%) PRINCE2
7 5 (4.50%) Data Management
7 5 (4.50%) Operations Management
7 5 (4.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (3.60%) ITSM
8 4 (3.60%) Information Security Management
8 4 (3.60%) Security Management
8 4 (3.60%) Service Management
8 4 (3.60%) Configuration Management
8 4 (3.60%) Information Security
8 4 (3.60%) Document Management
9 3 (2.70%) TOGAF
9 3 (2.70%) Migration
10 2 (1.80%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 14 (12.61%) SQL
2 8 (7.21%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.70%) C
Qualifications
1 89 (80.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 59 (53.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 47 (42.34%) MCSE
4 38 (34.23%) Cisco Certification
5 34 (30.63%) Citrix Certification
6 27 (24.32%) CCA
7 23 (20.72%) CCNA
8 22 (19.82%) VCP5
8 22 (19.82%) VCDX
9 21 (18.92%) NCDA
9 21 (18.92%) NCIE
10 20 (18.02%) MCITP
11 17 (15.32%) CCEE
12 15 (13.51%) CCIA
13 14 (12.61%) CCNP
13 14 (12.61%) CCAA
14 12 (10.81%) CCDA
14 12 (10.81%) CCDP
15 11 (9.91%) VTSP
16 10 (9.01%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.80%) SLA
2 1 (0.90%) QA
System Software
1 71 (63.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 49 (44.14%) vSphere
3 44 (39.64%) Active Directory
4 30 (27.03%) XenDesktop
5 27 (24.32%) XenApp
5 27 (24.32%) Hyper-V
6 26 (23.42%) vCloud
7 15 (13.51%) Microsoft App-V
8 10 (9.01%) XenServer
9 6 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (2.70%) VMware ESX
10 3 (2.70%) Terminal Services
11 2 (1.80%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (7.21%) SCCM
1 8 (7.21%) SCOM
2 7 (6.31%) HP SIM
2 7 (6.31%) NetBackup
3 6 (5.41%) XenMobile
4 4 (3.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (3.60%) SCOrch
5 2 (1.80%) Legato
5 2 (1.80%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.90%) MOM
Vendors
1 98 (88.29%) VMware
2 61 (54.95%) Microsoft
2 61 (54.95%) Citrix
3 41 (36.94%) Cisco
4 38 (34.23%) NetApp
5 34 (30.63%) HP
6 20 (18.02%) EMC
7 16 (14.41%) Veeam
8 13 (11.71%) Dell
9 9 (8.11%) Isilon
9 9 (8.11%) AppSense
10 6 (5.41%) IBM
10 6 (5.41%) Red Hat
10 6 (5.41%) CommVault
10 6 (5.41%) Websense
11 5 (4.50%) Computacenter
11 5 (4.50%) 3PAR
11 5 (4.50%) Novell
11 5 (4.50%) Symantec
12 4 (3.60%) CheckPoint
Hayes, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £100,000 to £120,000 per annum High salary + variable + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance + MS Certs (Funded)
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £53000 - £57000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 100,000k OTE + Company Car
Posted: 14 days ago
England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 16 days ago