The table below looks at the statistics for VCAP in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCAP over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Rank 632 644 607
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -37
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 14 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.031% 0.038% 0.027%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.12% 0.15% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 12
Average salary £65,000 £48,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.02% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,250
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £59,000 £67,600
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £47,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+36.84% +2.70%
VCAP
England

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

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11412 12886 11487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.53% 25.80% 25.65%
Number of salaries quoted 9297 10369 9337
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,857 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +2.14%

VCAP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

VCAP Jobs Demand Trend in London

VCAP
Salary Trend in London

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

VCAP Salary Trend in London

VCAP
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VCAP across the London region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

VCAP Salary Histogram in London

VCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 25 (86.21%) VMware
2 24 (82.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 20 (68.97%) Windows
4 19 (65.52%) vCloud
5 15 (51.72%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (48.28%) Citrix
7 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
7 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
8 12 (41.38%) VCDX
8 12 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (37.93%) vSphere
9 11 (37.93%) CCNA
9 11 (37.93%) ITIL
9 11 (37.93%) SAN
10 10 (34.48%) Linux
10 10 (34.48%) MCSE
10 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (34.48%) Data Centre
11 9 (31.03%) HP
11 9 (31.03%) MS Exchange
11 9 (31.03%) ITSM
11 9 (31.03%) SCCM
11 9 (31.03%) Degree
12 8 (27.59%) Finance
12 8 (27.59%) Information Security
12 8 (27.59%) Hyper-V
12 8 (27.59%) CCA
12 8 (27.59%) Citrix Certification
12 8 (27.59%) CCEA
13 7 (24.14%) SharePoint

VCAP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 9 (31.03%) MS Exchange
2 7 (24.14%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) PaaS
1 2 (6.90%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (37.93%) SAN
2 4 (13.79%) WAN
3 3 (10.34%) Firewall
3 3 (10.34%) NAS
3 3 (10.34%) LAN
4 1 (3.45%) OpenVPN
4 1 (3.45%) NetScaler
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (3.45%) Network Security
4 1 (3.45%) MPLS
4 1 (3.45%) DHCP
4 1 (3.45%) VPN
4 1 (3.45%) DNS
4 1 (3.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 7 (24.14%) Advertising
3 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.90%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Architect
1 6 (20.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (17.24%) Consultant
2 5 (17.24%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Technical Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Network Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Network Designer
4 3 (10.34%) Designer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Architect
5 2 (6.90%) VMware Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) VMware Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Technical Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Principal Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Data Centre
2 7 (24.14%) HP Storage
2 7 (24.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) PKI
3 1 (3.45%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (68.97%) Windows
2 10 (34.48%) Linux
3 7 (24.14%) Debian
3 7 (24.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) ITIL
2 9 (31.03%) ITSM
3 8 (27.59%) Information Security
4 7 (24.14%) Information Security Management
4 7 (24.14%) Security Management
4 7 (24.14%) Service Management
4 7 (24.14%) Configuration Management
5 3 (10.34%) Project Management
5 3 (10.34%) BCP
5 3 (10.34%) Network Design
5 3 (10.34%) Capacity Management
5 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.90%) CRM
7 1 (3.45%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (3.45%) Performance Management
7 1 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.45%) SIEM
7 1 (3.45%) Change Control
7 1 (3.45%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.90%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (82.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 15 (51.72%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (41.38%) VCDX
4 11 (37.93%) CCNA
5 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (34.48%) MCSE
6 9 (31.03%) Degree
7 8 (27.59%) CCA
7 8 (27.59%) Citrix Certification
7 8 (27.59%) CCEA
8 7 (24.14%) MCSA
9 6 (20.69%) CCIE
10 3 (10.34%) CCNP
10 3 (10.34%) CCIP
10 3 (10.34%) CCDA
10 3 (10.34%) CCDP
10 3 (10.34%) VCP5
10 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
11 1 (3.45%) MCSM
11 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
1 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (65.52%) vCloud
2 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
3 12 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (37.93%) vSphere
5 8 (27.59%) Hyper-V
6 7 (24.14%) XenDesktop
6 7 (24.14%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (10.34%) Firmware
7 3 (10.34%) XenServer
8 1 (3.45%) pfSense
8 1 (3.45%) Terminal Server
8 1 (3.45%) ISA Server
8 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
8 1 (3.45%) ProxySG
8 1 (3.45%) Snort
8 1 (3.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (31.03%) SCCM
2 1 (3.45%) SCOM
2 1 (3.45%) SCVMM
2 1 (3.45%) OSSEC
2 1 (3.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (3.45%) MOM
2 1 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.45%) Nessus
Vendors
1 25 (86.21%) VMware
2 14 (48.28%) Citrix
3 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
4 9 (31.03%) HP
5 7 (24.14%) Red Hat
5 7 (24.14%) CommVault
6 3 (10.34%) CheckPoint
7 2 (6.90%) Dell
7 2 (6.90%) EMC
7 2 (6.90%) Cisco
8 1 (3.45%) NetApp
8 1 (3.45%) Juniper
8 1 (3.45%) BMC
8 1 (3.45%) CA
8 1 (3.45%) Symantec
8 1 (3.45%) McAfee
8 1 (3.45%) Blue Coat
8 1 (3.45%) Sourcefire
8 1 (3.45%) Brocade
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