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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Rank 603 646 610
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -36
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 10 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.023% 0.025% 0.025%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.089% 0.096% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 10
Average salary £46,250 £48,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.12% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,400 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £54,900 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -9.52%
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
11211 12562 11098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.81% 25.82% 25.22%
Number of salaries quoted 9196 10215 9015
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 £42,500 £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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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 +43 5 £51,250 -13.13%
VCAP
England

VCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 22 (75.86%) VMware
2 21 (72.41%) Windows
2 21 (72.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 19 (65.52%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
5 15 (51.72%) SAN
6 14 (48.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (48.28%) MCSE
7 13 (44.83%) Citrix
8 12 (41.38%) CCA
8 12 (41.38%) Citrix Certification
8 12 (41.38%) CCNA
8 12 (41.38%) vCloud
9 11 (37.93%) XenDesktop
9 11 (37.93%) HP
9 11 (37.93%) ITIL
10 10 (34.48%) Linux
10 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
10 10 (34.48%) SCCM
10 10 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (31.03%) MS Exchange
11 9 (31.03%) CCIE
11 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
12 8 (27.59%) ITSM
12 8 (27.59%) Finance
12 8 (27.59%) Degree
12 8 (27.59%) Information Security
12 8 (27.59%) VCDX
13 7 (24.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (24.14%) Advertising

VCAP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) PaaS
1 1 (3.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (51.72%) SAN
2 6 (20.69%) LAN
2 6 (20.69%) WAN
3 4 (13.79%) NAS
4 3 (10.34%) Firewall
4 3 (10.34%) NetScaler
5 1 (3.45%) VPN
5 1 (3.45%) OpenVPN
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.45%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 7 (24.14%) Advertising
3 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Network Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Network Designer
2 6 (20.69%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (20.69%) Designer
3 5 (17.24%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Administrator
4 3 (10.34%) Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Server Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Support
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) VMware Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Security Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.90%) Private Cloud
2 2 (6.90%) Replication
3 1 (3.45%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 21 (72.41%) Windows
2 10 (34.48%) Linux
3 7 (24.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (24.14%) Debian
4 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
5 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) ITIL
2 8 (27.59%) ITSM
2 8 (27.59%) Information Security
3 7 (24.14%) Information Security Management
3 7 (24.14%) Security Management
3 7 (24.14%) Service Management
3 7 (24.14%) Configuration Management
4 6 (20.69%) Network Design
5 2 (6.90%) Capacity Management
5 2 (6.90%) BCP
6 1 (3.45%) CRM
6 1 (3.45%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.45%) Project Management
6 1 (3.45%) SIEM
6 1 (3.45%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.90%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (72.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 19 (65.52%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (48.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (48.28%) MCSE
4 12 (41.38%) CCA
4 12 (41.38%) Citrix Certification
4 12 (41.38%) CCNA
5 9 (31.03%) CCIE
6 8 (27.59%) Degree
6 8 (27.59%) VCDX
7 7 (24.14%) CCEA
7 7 (24.14%) MCSA
8 6 (20.69%) CCIP
8 6 (20.69%) CCDA
8 6 (20.69%) CCDP
8 6 (20.69%) MCSM
9 4 (13.79%) MCITP
9 4 (13.79%) CCAA
9 4 (13.79%) CCNP
9 4 (13.79%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
1 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (41.38%) vCloud
2 11 (37.93%) XenDesktop
3 10 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
5 7 (24.14%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (13.79%) vSphere
6 4 (13.79%) XenApp
7 2 (6.90%) VMware Server
7 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
7 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (6.90%) XenServer
7 2 (6.90%) Firmware
7 2 (6.90%) VMware ESX
8 1 (3.45%) pfSense
8 1 (3.45%) Snort
Systems Management
1 10 (34.48%) SCCM
2 1 (3.45%) MOM
2 1 (3.45%) OSSEC
2 1 (3.45%) SCOM
2 1 (3.45%) SCVMM
2 1 (3.45%) Nessus
Vendors
1 22 (75.86%) VMware
2 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
3 13 (44.83%) Citrix
4 11 (37.93%) HP
5 7 (24.14%) CommVault
5 7 (24.14%) Red Hat
6 4 (13.79%) Cisco
7 3 (10.34%) Dell
7 3 (10.34%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.45%) EMC
8 1 (3.45%) Juniper
8 1 (3.45%) BMC
8 1 (3.45%) CA
8 1 (3.45%) NetApp
8 1 (3.45%) Novell
8 1 (3.45%) McAfee
8 1 (3.45%) Computacenter
8 1 (3.45%) Sourcefire
London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 16 days ago