The first table below looks at the demand for VCAP in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCAP over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Rank 62 56 60
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 1 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.19% 0.80% 1.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.88% 3.09% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
Qualifications Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
114 97 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 21.47% 26.01% 34.04%
Number of salaries quoted 101 73 116
Average salary £44,200 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.50% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
VCAP
Leicestershire

VCAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

VCAP Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

VCAP
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

VCAP Salary Trend in Leicester

VCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (66.67%) Hitachi
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) CCA
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) CCEE
3 1 (33.33%) CCIA
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012

VCAP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Technical Consultant
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) CCA
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) CCEE
3 1 (33.33%) CCIA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Hitachi
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) EMC