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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Rank 820 815 809
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 60 84 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.059% 0.077% 0.042%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.22% 0.29% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 47 72 39
Average salary £62,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+30.52% +5.55%
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
27606 29471 27572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.08% 27.06% 27.17%
Number of salaries quoted 22181 23213 22464
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 August 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 August 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
South East +7 26 £50,000 - 1
London +15 14 £66,250 +43.24% 2
East of England +2 7 £62,000 +30.52% 2
North West +2 6 £67,500 +107.69% 2
West Midlands -19 5 £72,500 +52.63%
Yorkshire -24 1 - -
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UK

VCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 78 (89.66%) VMware
2 64 (73.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 56 (64.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 54 (62.07%) Windows
5 42 (48.28%) vSphere
6 39 (44.83%) vCloud
6 39 (44.83%) Citrix
7 35 (40.23%) Microsoft
8 32 (36.78%) Active Directory
8 32 (36.78%) VCDX
9 26 (29.89%) Hyper-V
9 26 (29.89%) ITIL
10 25 (28.74%) Cisco
11 23 (26.44%) Cisco Certification
12 22 (25.29%) Microsoft Certification
12 22 (25.29%) CCNA
13 20 (22.99%) SAN
13 20 (22.99%) MCSE
14 18 (20.69%) Data Centre
15 17 (19.54%) CCNP
16 16 (18.39%) Linux
17 14 (16.09%) Citrix Certification
18 13 (14.94%) CCA
19 12 (13.79%) HP
19 12 (13.79%) NetApp
19 12 (13.79%) XenDesktop
19 12 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
19 12 (13.79%) Mentoring
20 11 (12.64%) Private Cloud
21 10 (11.49%) Microsoft App-V

VCAP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 7 (8.05%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.60%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (4.60%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) SaaS
1 2 (2.30%) PaaS
1 2 (2.30%) IaaS
2 1 (1.15%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 20 (22.99%) SAN
2 8 (9.20%) NetScaler
3 7 (8.05%) VPN
4 6 (6.90%) WAN
5 5 (5.75%) LAN
5 5 (5.75%) VoIP
5 5 (5.75%) TCP/IP
5 5 (5.75%) VLAN
6 4 (4.60%) Network Security
6 4 (4.60%) Firewall
7 2 (2.30%) IP Telephony
7 2 (2.30%) NAS
8 1 (1.15%) OpenVPN
8 1 (1.15%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (1.15%) IPsec
8 1 (1.15%) DHCP
8 1 (1.15%) DNS
8 1 (1.15%) SSL
8 1 (1.15%) MPLS
8 1 (1.15%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.30%) Data Mining
General
1 7 (8.05%) Finance
2 6 (6.90%) Advertising
3 2 (2.30%) Banking
3 2 (2.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (19.54%) Architect
2 13 (14.94%) Consultant
3 11 (12.64%) Technical Architect
4 10 (11.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (9.20%) 3rd Line Support
5 8 (9.20%) Technical Leader
6 7 (8.05%) Analyst
7 6 (6.90%) Senior Consultant
7 6 (6.90%) Senior Technical Architect
7 6 (6.90%) Senior Architect
8 5 (5.75%) Cloud Engineer
8 5 (5.75%) Platform Engineer
8 5 (5.75%) Citrix Engineer
9 4 (4.60%) Network Engineer
10 3 (3.45%) Support Engineer
10 3 (3.45%) Technical Analyst
10 3 (3.45%) Senior Citrix Engineer
10 3 (3.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (3.45%) VMware Consultant
10 3 (3.45%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.69%) Data Centre
2 11 (12.64%) Private Cloud
3 6 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.75%) HP Storage
4 5 (5.75%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.45%) Replication
5 3 (3.45%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (2.30%) FlexPod
7 1 (1.15%) Clustering
7 1 (1.15%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 54 (62.07%) Windows
2 16 (18.39%) Linux
3 12 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (5.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (5.75%) Debian
6 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (29.89%) ITIL
2 12 (13.79%) Mentoring
3 7 (8.05%) Capacity Management
3 7 (8.05%) Service Delivery
3 7 (8.05%) ITSM
4 6 (6.90%) Security Management
4 6 (6.90%) Information Security
4 6 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (5.75%) ITIL V3
5 5 (5.75%) Performance Analysis
5 5 (5.75%) Server Building
5 5 (5.75%) Asset Management
5 5 (5.75%) Service Management
5 5 (5.75%) Information Security Management
5 5 (5.75%) Configuration Management
6 4 (4.60%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (4.60%) Business Continuity
7 3 (3.45%) Project Management
7 3 (3.45%) CRM
7 3 (3.45%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.75%) SQL
2 4 (4.60%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.30%) C
Qualifications
1 64 (73.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 32 (36.78%) VCDX
3 23 (26.44%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (25.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (25.29%) CCNA
5 20 (22.99%) MCSE
6 17 (19.54%) CCNP
7 14 (16.09%) Citrix Certification
8 13 (14.94%) CCA
9 10 (11.49%) VCP5
10 8 (9.20%) Degree
11 7 (8.05%) MCSA
12 6 (6.90%) CCEA
13 5 (5.75%) CCEE
13 5 (5.75%) CCAA
13 5 (5.75%) CCIA
14 4 (4.60%) NCDA
14 4 (4.60%) NCIE
14 4 (4.60%) RHCA
14 4 (4.60%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.05%) SLA
2 1 (1.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 56 (64.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (48.28%) vSphere
3 39 (44.83%) vCloud
4 32 (36.78%) Active Directory
5 26 (29.89%) Hyper-V
6 12 (13.79%) XenDesktop
7 10 (11.49%) XenServer
7 10 (11.49%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (8.05%) XenApp
9 3 (3.45%) VMware ESX
9 3 (3.45%) Firmware
10 1 (1.15%) Terminal Server
10 1 (1.15%) ISA Server
10 1 (1.15%) ProxySG
10 1 (1.15%) Snort
10 1 (1.15%) Xen
10 1 (1.15%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 7 (8.05%) SCCM
2 5 (5.75%) WSUS
3 2 (2.30%) SCOM
3 2 (2.30%) SCVMM
3 2 (2.30%) MOM
4 1 (1.15%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.15%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.15%) Nessus
4 1 (1.15%) OSSEC
4 1 (1.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (1.15%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.15%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 78 (89.66%) VMware
2 39 (44.83%) Citrix
3 35 (40.23%) Microsoft
4 25 (28.74%) Cisco
5 12 (13.79%) HP
5 12 (13.79%) NetApp
6 8 (9.20%) EMC
6 8 (9.20%) Intel
7 6 (6.90%) Dell
8 5 (5.75%) Red Hat
8 5 (5.75%) AppSense
8 5 (5.75%) CommVault
9 4 (4.60%) Novell
10 3 (3.45%) Juniper
10 3 (3.45%) Dell Compellent
10 3 (3.45%) Blue Coat
11 2 (2.30%) Computacenter
11 2 (2.30%) BMC
11 2 (2.30%) CA
11 2 (2.30%) IBM
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