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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Rank 586 623 590
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -33
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 26 13 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.059% 0.029% 0.073%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.23% 0.11% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 30
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £48,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £74,500 £72,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
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
11267 11406 12348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.44% 25.12% 25.79%
Number of salaries quoted 9222 9165 10383
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 19 December 2014.

VCAP Salary Histogram in London

VCAP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VCAP within the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +29 3 £55,000 -12.00%
Hounslow - 2 - - 1
VCAP
England

VCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 56 (93.33%) VMware
2 54 (90.00%) Windows
3 47 (78.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 42 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 41 (68.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 41 (68.33%) SAN
6 38 (63.33%) Microsoft
7 35 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 34 (56.67%) MCSE
9 32 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 32 (53.33%) Active Directory
10 30 (50.00%) Project Management
10 30 (50.00%) HP
11 28 (46.67%) Citrix
12 27 (45.00%) vSphere
13 26 (43.33%) SQL Server
14 25 (41.67%) MCITP
15 23 (38.33%) Dell
15 23 (38.33%) NAS
16 22 (36.67%) MS Exchange
17 21 (35.00%) Citrix Certification
17 21 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
18 19 (31.67%) NetScaler
18 19 (31.67%) Veeam
18 19 (31.67%) NetApp
19 18 (30.00%) XenApp
20 16 (26.67%) Finance
20 16 (26.67%) EMC
20 16 (26.67%) CCNA
21 15 (25.00%) Cisco

VCAP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 22 (36.67%) MS Exchange
2 12 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (15.00%) SharePoint
5 7 (11.67%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 41 (68.33%) SAN
2 23 (38.33%) NAS
3 19 (31.67%) NetScaler
4 12 (20.00%) Firewall
5 9 (15.00%) WAN
6 8 (13.33%) VPN
7 7 (11.67%) DNS
7 7 (11.67%) MPLS
7 7 (11.67%) TCP/IP
7 7 (11.67%) IPsec
8 2 (3.33%) LAN
9 1 (1.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (43.33%) SQL Server
2 13 (21.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 16 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (3.33%) Back Office
2 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (25.00%) Analyst
2 14 (23.33%) Architect
3 13 (21.67%) Support Analyst
4 11 (18.33%) Server Engineer
5 10 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
6 8 (13.33%) Server Support Analyst
6 8 (13.33%) Senior Server Engineer
6 8 (13.33%) Server Analyst
6 8 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (13.33%) Server Support
7 7 (11.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 7 (11.67%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (11.67%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 6 (10.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
9 5 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 5 (8.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 5 (8.33%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 5 (8.33%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 12 (20.00%) Clustering
2 9 (15.00%) Replication
3 5 (8.33%) CLARiiON
3 5 (8.33%) Symmetrix
3 5 (8.33%) Symmetrix DMX
4 4 (6.67%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.67%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.67%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 54 (90.00%) Windows
2 35 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (13.33%) Linux
5 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.33%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.00%) Project Management
2 15 (25.00%) ITIL
3 12 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 9 (15.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 5 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (8.33%) Business Continuity
6 2 (3.33%) Network Design
7 1 (1.67%) Release Management
7 1 (1.67%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.67%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.00%) SQL
2 8 (13.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 47 (78.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 41 (68.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 34 (56.67%) MCSE
4 25 (41.67%) MCITP
5 21 (35.00%) Citrix Certification
5 21 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (26.67%) CCNA
7 11 (18.33%) CCA
8 9 (15.00%) CCEE
8 9 (15.00%) CCIA
8 9 (15.00%) MCSM
9 8 (13.33%) CCAA
10 7 (11.67%) MCP
11 6 (10.00%) CCNP
12 5 (8.33%) PMP
12 5 (8.33%) PMI Certification
13 2 (3.33%) JNCIA
13 2 (3.33%) JNCIS
13 2 (3.33%) CCIP
13 2 (3.33%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 42 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (53.33%) Active Directory
3 27 (45.00%) vSphere
4 18 (30.00%) XenApp
5 13 (21.67%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (15.00%) Hyper-V
7 8 (13.33%) vCloud
8 7 (11.67%) XenDesktop
9 4 (6.67%) VMware ESX
10 2 (3.33%) VMware Server
11 1 (1.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 14 (23.33%) SCOM
2 12 (20.00%) HP SIM
2 12 (20.00%) NetBackup
3 4 (6.67%) Puppet
4 3 (5.00%) SCCM
5 2 (3.33%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.67%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 56 (93.33%) VMware
2 38 (63.33%) Microsoft
3 30 (50.00%) HP
4 28 (46.67%) Citrix
5 23 (38.33%) Dell
6 19 (31.67%) Veeam
6 19 (31.67%) NetApp
7 16 (26.67%) EMC
8 15 (25.00%) Cisco
8 15 (25.00%) Isilon
9 8 (13.33%) Websense
10 5 (8.33%) Red Hat
10 5 (8.33%) IBM
11 2 (3.33%) Juniper
11 2 (3.33%) Symantec
12 1 (1.67%) CheckPoint
12 1 (1.67%) 3PAR
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