The table below looks at the statistics for VCAP in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCAP over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Rank 179 166 153
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -13
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 1 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.027% 0.18% 0.035%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% 0.83% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Average salary £40,000 £48,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.94% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%
VCAP
West Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
940 723 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 25.71% 21.30% 21.12%
Number of salaries quoted 769 578 465
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VCAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

VCAP Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

VCAP
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

VCAP Salary Trend in Leeds

VCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) MCSE
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (71.43%) Celerra
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
2 5 (71.43%) XenDesktop
2 5 (71.43%) vSphere
2 5 (71.43%) WAAS
2 5 (71.43%) 3PAR
2 5 (71.43%) NCDA
2 5 (71.43%) NCIE
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (71.43%) VTSP
2 5 (71.43%) CCIA
2 5 (71.43%) vCloud
2 5 (71.43%) MCTS
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (71.43%) MCITP
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (71.43%) CLARiiON
2 5 (71.43%) EMC
2 5 (71.43%) Citrix

VCAP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) WAAS
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (28.57%) HSRP
2 2 (28.57%) DMVPN
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) SSL
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) MPLS
2 2 (28.57%) OSPF
2 2 (28.57%) BGP
2 2 (28.57%) EIGRP
2 2 (28.57%) VRRP
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) IPsec
2 2 (28.57%) VPLS
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Solutions Architect
1 5 (71.43%) Virtualisation Architect
1 5 (71.43%) Storage Architect
1 5 (71.43%) Storage Solutions Architect
1 5 (71.43%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) CLARiiON
1 5 (71.43%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
1 2 (28.57%) BCP
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
1 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
1 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
1 2 (28.57%) Network Design
1 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
1 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity Planning
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) MCSE
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (71.43%) MCTS
2 5 (71.43%) MCITP
2 5 (71.43%) NCDA
2 5 (71.43%) NCIE
2 5 (71.43%) VTSP
2 5 (71.43%) CCIA
2 5 (71.43%) CCA
2 5 (71.43%) Citrix Certification
2 5 (71.43%) CCEA
3 2 (28.57%) CISSP
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (28.57%) MCSA
3 2 (28.57%) CCNP
3 2 (28.57%) CCNA
3 2 (28.57%) CCDA
3 2 (28.57%) CCDP
3 2 (28.57%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
2 5 (71.43%) XenDesktop
2 5 (71.43%) vSphere
2 5 (71.43%) vCloud
3 2 (28.57%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) 3PAR
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) EMC
2 5 (71.43%) Citrix
2 5 (71.43%) NetApp
3 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
Leeds
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago