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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Rank 588 613 591
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -22
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 19 25 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.046% 0.058% 0.035%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.16% 0.23% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 13 24 10
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £47,500 £54,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -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
11871 10971 11209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 28.76% 25.52% 26.35%
Number of salaries quoted 9689 8831 9313
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,750 £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 5 March 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 5 March 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 0 6 £47,500 -32.14% 1
Hounslow - 6 - -
VCAP
England

VCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 35 (79.55%) VMware
2 34 (77.27%) Windows
3 29 (65.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 28 (63.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 26 (59.09%) SAN
5 26 (59.09%) Microsoft
6 24 (54.55%) MCSE
7 23 (52.27%) SQL Server
8 20 (45.45%) HP
8 20 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
8 20 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
9 19 (43.18%) Citrix
10 18 (40.91%) Active Directory
10 18 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (38.64%) Finance
12 16 (36.36%) MS Exchange
13 15 (34.09%) NAS
13 15 (34.09%) vSphere
14 13 (29.55%) Citrix Certification
15 12 (27.27%) CCA
15 12 (27.27%) Dell
15 12 (27.27%) CCNA
15 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
16 11 (25.00%) WAN
16 11 (25.00%) NetApp
16 11 (25.00%) XenApp
16 11 (25.00%) XenDesktop
16 11 (25.00%) Veeam
17 10 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
17 10 (22.73%) MCITP

VCAP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 16 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 10 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (22.73%) SharePoint
3 7 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (11.36%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 26 (59.09%) SAN
2 15 (34.09%) NAS
3 11 (25.00%) WAN
4 6 (13.64%) LAN
4 6 (13.64%) NetScaler
5 5 (11.36%) IPsec
5 5 (11.36%) MPLS
5 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
5 5 (11.36%) VPN
6 3 (6.82%) Firewall
7 2 (4.55%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (52.27%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (15.91%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.27%) Data Mining
General
1 17 (38.64%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Telecoms
3 5 (11.36%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (22.73%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (15.91%) Designer
3 6 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Server Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Analyst
3 6 (13.64%) Network Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Network Designer
3 6 (13.64%) Support Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Administrator
4 5 (11.36%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Senior Support Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Architect
6 3 (6.82%) VMware Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Replication
2 6 (13.64%) Blackberry
3 5 (11.36%) Management Information System
3 5 (11.36%) Clustering
4 2 (4.55%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.27%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 34 (77.27%) Windows
2 18 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (18.18%) Linux
5 5 (11.36%) Debian
5 5 (11.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.45%) Project Management
2 8 (18.18%) ITIL
3 7 (15.91%) Mentoring
4 6 (13.64%) Network Design
5 5 (11.36%) Configuration Management
5 5 (11.36%) Service Management
5 5 (11.36%) ITSM
5 5 (11.36%) Information Security Management
5 5 (11.36%) Security Management
5 5 (11.36%) Information Security
6 1 (2.27%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.27%) Release Management
6 1 (2.27%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.91%) SQL
2 5 (11.36%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 29 (65.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (63.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 24 (54.55%) MCSE
4 20 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (29.55%) Citrix Certification
6 12 (27.27%) CCA
6 12 (27.27%) CCNA
7 10 (22.73%) MCITP
8 8 (18.18%) VCDX
9 6 (13.64%) MCSM
9 6 (13.64%) CCDA
9 6 (13.64%) CCDP
9 6 (13.64%) CCIP
9 6 (13.64%) CCIE
10 5 (11.36%) MCSA
10 5 (11.36%) Degree
10 5 (11.36%) CCEA
11 4 (9.09%) CCNP
11 4 (9.09%) MCP
11 4 (9.09%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 20 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (40.91%) Active Directory
3 15 (34.09%) vSphere
4 11 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 11 (25.00%) XenApp
5 9 (20.45%) vCloud
6 5 (11.36%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (4.55%) VMware ESX
8 2 (4.55%) VMware Server
8 2 (4.55%) XenServer
8 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
9 1 (2.27%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (18.18%) SCCM
2 7 (15.91%) SCOM
3 6 (13.64%) NetBackup
3 6 (13.64%) HP SIM
4 1 (2.27%) MOM
4 1 (2.27%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 35 (79.55%) VMware
2 26 (59.09%) Microsoft
3 20 (45.45%) HP
4 19 (43.18%) Citrix
5 12 (27.27%) Dell
6 11 (25.00%) Veeam
6 11 (25.00%) NetApp
7 10 (22.73%) EMC
8 8 (18.18%) Isilon
9 6 (13.64%) Websense
9 6 (13.64%) Cisco
10 5 (11.36%) CommVault
10 5 (11.36%) Red Hat
11 2 (4.55%) CheckPoint
12 1 (2.27%) Novell
12 1 (2.27%) 3PAR
12 1 (2.27%) Computacenter
12 1 (2.27%) BMC
12 1 (2.27%) CA
Hayes, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £100,000 to £120,000 per annum High salary + variable + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance + MS Certs (Funded)
Posted: 7 days ago