The first table below looks at the demand for VCAP in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCAP over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Liverpool region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Rank 66 - 66
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.34% - 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.44% - 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £41,250 - £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-13.63% -4.34%
Qualifications Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
139 104 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 23.97% 28.73% 34.82%
Number of salaries quoted 110 90 128
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,052 £67,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VCAP
Merseyside

VCAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

VCAP Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

VCAP
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

VCAP Salary Trend in Liverpool

VCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (100.00%) XenApp
1 5 (100.00%) XenServer
1 5 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 5 (100.00%) vSphere
2 4 (80.00%) CCEE
2 4 (80.00%) CCIA
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) MCITP
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (80.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) Dell
3 3 (60.00%) EMC
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) CCA
3 3 (60.00%) NetApp
3 3 (60.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (40.00%) HP MASE
4 2 (40.00%) MCTS
4 2 (40.00%) HP AIS
4 2 (40.00%) VCDX
4 2 (40.00%) NetScaler
4 2 (40.00%) EqualLogic
4 2 (40.00%) NCDA
4 2 (40.00%) NCIE
4 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications

VCAP
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) NetScaler
1 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) Consultant
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Technical Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Virtualisation Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) EqualLogic
1 2 (40.00%) Celerra
2 1 (20.00%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (80.00%) CCEE
2 4 (80.00%) CCIA
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) MCITP
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (60.00%) CCA
4 2 (40.00%) HP MASE
4 2 (40.00%) MCTS
4 2 (40.00%) HP AIS
4 2 (40.00%) VCDX
4 2 (40.00%) NCDA
4 2 (40.00%) NCIE
4 2 (40.00%) MCSE
5 1 (20.00%) CCEA
5 1 (20.00%) HP ASE
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) XenApp
1 5 (100.00%) XenServer
1 5 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 5 (100.00%) vSphere
2 3 (60.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (20.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
1 1 (20.00%) SCVMM
1 1 (20.00%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) Dell
3 3 (60.00%) EMC
3 3 (60.00%) NetApp
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
5 1 (20.00%) IBM
5 1 (20.00%) PlateSpin
5 1 (20.00%) AppSense
5 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
5 1 (20.00%) Juniper
5 1 (20.00%) DataCore
5 1 (20.00%) FalconStor