The table below looks at the statistics for VCAP in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCAP over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Rank 97 98 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.092% 0.20% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.36% 0.61% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £35,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% -
UK excluding London average salary £58,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+17.00% +5.26%
VCAP
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
274 330 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 25.21% 32.71% 29.47%
Number of salaries quoted 240 292 290
Average salary £37,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

VCAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

VCAP Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

VCAP
Salary Trend in Kent

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

VCAP Salary Trend in Kent

VCAP
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) CCA
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Websense
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (100.00%) AirWatch
1 1 (100.00%) Mimecast

VCAP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IPT
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) CCA
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Websense
1 1 (100.00%) VMware