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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Rank 590 616 610
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -6
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 33 7 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.070% 0.016% 0.073%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.28% 0.063% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 30 5 19
Average salary £54,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.81% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £50,000 £46,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,200 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
11646 11087 12905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.74% 25.13% 25.53%
Number of salaries quoted 9273 9061 11095
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 - 5 £57,500 -
VCAP
England

VCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 46 (97.87%) VMware
2 45 (95.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 39 (82.98%) Windows
4 38 (80.85%) Microsoft
5 36 (76.60%) VMware Infrastructure
6 34 (72.34%) Microsoft Certification
7 30 (63.83%) SAN
7 30 (63.83%) MCSE
8 27 (57.45%) Active Directory
8 27 (57.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 25 (53.19%) Windows Server 2012
10 24 (51.06%) HP
10 24 (51.06%) Cisco
11 22 (46.81%) Citrix
11 22 (46.81%) Cisco Certification
11 22 (46.81%) MCITP
12 21 (44.68%) Project Management
12 21 (44.68%) CCNA
12 21 (44.68%) Citrix Certification
12 21 (44.68%) NetScaler
13 20 (42.55%) MS Exchange
13 20 (42.55%) ITIL
14 17 (36.17%) NetApp
15 15 (31.91%) Dell
16 14 (29.79%) Firewall
16 14 (29.79%) vSphere
16 14 (29.79%) VMware ESXi
17 12 (25.53%) CCEE
17 12 (25.53%) CCNP
17 12 (25.53%) SQL Server

VCAP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 20 (42.55%) MS Exchange
2 9 (19.15%) SharePoint
3 6 (12.77%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.13%) IIS
6 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.13%) SaaS
1 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (63.83%) SAN
2 21 (44.68%) NetScaler
3 14 (29.79%) Firewall
4 10 (21.28%) NAS
5 5 (10.64%) DNS
6 3 (6.38%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (6.38%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (4.26%) Network Security
7 2 (4.26%) VPN
8 1 (2.13%) MPLS
8 1 (2.13%) WAN
8 1 (2.13%) DHCP
8 1 (2.13%) HTTP
8 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.13%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
2 10 (21.28%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (19.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (8.51%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Marketing
3 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.13%) Back Office
3 1 (2.13%) Electronics
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (31.91%) Architect
2 12 (25.53%) Server Engineer
3 11 (23.40%) Infrastructure Architect
3 11 (23.40%) Senior Server Engineer
4 10 (21.28%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (17.02%) Server Support
5 8 (17.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (17.02%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (17.02%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 7 (14.89%) Analyst
7 6 (12.77%) Support Analyst
7 6 (12.77%) Server Support Analyst
7 6 (12.77%) Server Analyst
7 6 (12.77%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 5 (10.64%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (10.64%) Technical Leader
8 5 (10.64%) Technical Architect
9 3 (6.38%) Team Leader
10 2 (4.26%) Administrator
10 2 (4.26%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) CLARiiON
2 6 (12.77%) Clustering
3 5 (10.64%) Symmetrix DMX
3 5 (10.64%) Symmetrix
3 5 (10.64%) Blackberry
4 3 (6.38%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.13%) DTV
5 1 (2.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 39 (82.98%) Windows
2 27 (57.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (53.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (12.77%) Linux
6 5 (10.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.26%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (44.68%) Project Management
2 20 (42.55%) ITIL
3 9 (19.15%) Mobile Device Management
4 8 (17.02%) PRINCE2
5 5 (10.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (10.64%) Business Continuity
5 5 (10.64%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (6.38%) Waterfall
7 2 (4.26%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.13%) Network Design
8 1 (2.13%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (2.13%) Data Protection
8 1 (2.13%) ITIL V3
8 1 (2.13%) Programme Management
8 1 (2.13%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.13%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.13%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.15%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (95.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 34 (72.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (63.83%) MCSE
4 22 (46.81%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (46.81%) MCITP
5 21 (44.68%) Citrix Certification
5 21 (44.68%) CCNA
6 12 (25.53%) CCNP
6 12 (25.53%) CCEE
7 10 (21.28%) MCSM
8 9 (19.15%) CCIA
9 8 (17.02%) CCAA
9 8 (17.02%) CCA
10 7 (14.89%) MCP
11 6 (12.77%) JNCIA
11 6 (12.77%) JNCIS
12 5 (10.64%) PMP
12 5 (10.64%) PMI Certification
13 4 (8.51%) NCDA
14 2 (4.26%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 36 (76.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (57.45%) Active Directory
3 14 (29.79%) vSphere
3 14 (29.79%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (21.28%) Hyper-V
4 10 (21.28%) XenApp
5 8 (17.02%) VMware ESX
6 6 (12.77%) vCloud
7 2 (4.26%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (2.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (25.53%) SCOM
2 9 (19.15%) SCCM
3 8 (17.02%) Puppet
4 7 (14.89%) Backup Exec
5 5 (10.64%) NetBackup
5 5 (10.64%) HP SIM
6 2 (4.26%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (2.13%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 46 (97.87%) VMware
2 38 (80.85%) Microsoft
3 24 (51.06%) Cisco
3 24 (51.06%) HP
4 22 (46.81%) Citrix
5 17 (36.17%) NetApp
6 15 (31.91%) Dell
7 9 (19.15%) EMC
8 7 (14.89%) Juniper
8 7 (14.89%) Symantec
9 6 (12.77%) Veeam
9 6 (12.77%) Isilon
10 5 (10.64%) Red Hat
10 5 (10.64%) IBM
11 2 (4.26%) CheckPoint
11 2 (4.26%) Websense
12 1 (2.13%) Google
12 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (2.13%) SunGard
12 1 (2.13%) Rackspace
West London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Net-A-Porter Group LTD
Posted: 5 days ago