The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the London region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Rank 609 592 619
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +27
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 24 13 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.050% 0.029% 0.046%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.20% 0.12% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 24 11 15
Average salary £46,250 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £69,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -10.00%
Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
12138 11163 12656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.23% 25.18% 24.52%
Number of salaries quoted 9739 9031 11041
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
VCAP
England

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 July 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 July 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 - 3 £57,500 -
VCAP
England

VCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 44 (97.78%) VMware
1 44 (97.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 41 (91.11%) Microsoft
3 37 (82.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 36 (80.00%) Windows
5 34 (75.56%) MCSE
6 33 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 31 (68.89%) SAN
8 28 (62.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 26 (57.78%) ITIL
10 25 (55.56%) Cisco
10 25 (55.56%) HP
11 23 (51.11%) CCNA
11 23 (51.11%) Cisco Certification
11 23 (51.11%) Citrix
11 23 (51.11%) Citrix Certification
12 22 (48.89%) Active Directory
13 20 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
14 19 (42.22%) MS Exchange
14 19 (42.22%) MCITP
15 17 (37.78%) NetScaler
16 15 (33.33%) CCNP
17 14 (31.11%) MCSM
17 14 (31.11%) VMware ESXi
18 13 (28.89%) SCCM
18 13 (28.89%) XenApp
19 12 (26.67%) Project Management
19 12 (26.67%) VMware ESX
19 12 (26.67%) Dell
19 12 (26.67%) CCA

VCAP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 19 (42.22%) MS Exchange
2 12 (26.67%) SharePoint
3 7 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (13.33%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (2.22%) IIS
5 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (24.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.22%) SaaS
2 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (68.89%) SAN
2 17 (37.78%) NetScaler
3 11 (24.44%) Firewall
4 7 (15.56%) NAS
5 6 (13.33%) Network Security
6 4 (8.89%) iSCSI
6 4 (8.89%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (2.22%) DHCP
8 1 (2.22%) VPN
8 1 (2.22%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 9 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (4.44%) Finance
1 2 (4.44%) Retail
2 1 (2.22%) Marketing
2 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.22%) Electronics
2 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Architect
2 12 (26.67%) Server Engineer
3 11 (24.44%) Senior Server Engineer
4 10 (22.22%) Infrastructure Architect
5 8 (17.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (17.78%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (17.78%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (15.56%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 6 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (13.33%) Administrator
8 5 (11.11%) Technical Architect
8 5 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 4 (8.89%) Head of Infrastructure
9 4 (8.89%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 4 (8.89%) Technical Leader
10 3 (6.67%) Consultant
10 3 (6.67%) Team Leader
11 2 (4.44%) Support Team Leader
11 2 (4.44%) Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) CLARiiON
2 5 (11.11%) Symmetrix
2 5 (11.11%) Clustering
2 5 (11.11%) Symmetrix DMX
3 3 (6.67%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.22%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 36 (80.00%) Windows
2 28 (62.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (13.33%) Linux
6 5 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (8.89%) Windows XP
8 2 (4.44%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (57.78%) ITIL
2 12 (26.67%) Project Management
3 9 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 6 (13.33%) Asset Management
4 6 (13.33%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (11.11%) Business Continuity
6 4 (8.89%) Migration
7 3 (6.67%) Waterfall
8 2 (4.44%) ITIL V3
9 1 (2.22%) Network Design
9 1 (2.22%) Problem Management
9 1 (2.22%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (2.22%) Data Protection
9 1 (2.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.22%) Programme Management
9 1 (2.22%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (2.22%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) PowerShell
2 4 (8.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (97.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 37 (82.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 34 (75.56%) MCSE
4 23 (51.11%) CCNA
4 23 (51.11%) Citrix Certification
4 23 (51.11%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (42.22%) MCITP
6 15 (33.33%) CCNP
7 14 (31.11%) MCSM
8 12 (26.67%) CCA
9 9 (20.00%) CCEE
10 8 (17.78%) CCAA
10 8 (17.78%) MCP
11 7 (15.56%) CCIA
12 6 (13.33%) CCSA
12 6 (13.33%) CCSE
12 6 (13.33%) JNCIA
12 6 (13.33%) JNCIS
13 5 (11.11%) PMP
13 5 (11.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 33 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (48.89%) Active Directory
3 14 (31.11%) VMware ESXi
4 13 (28.89%) XenApp
5 12 (26.67%) VMware ESX
6 8 (17.78%) Hyper-V
7 7 (15.56%) vSphere
8 5 (11.11%) vCloud
9 2 (4.44%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 1 (2.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (28.89%) SCCM
2 11 (24.44%) SCOM
3 7 (15.56%) Puppet
3 7 (15.56%) Backup Exec
4 2 (4.44%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (2.22%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 44 (97.78%) VMware
2 41 (91.11%) Microsoft
3 25 (55.56%) Cisco
3 25 (55.56%) HP
4 23 (51.11%) Citrix
5 12 (26.67%) Dell
6 10 (22.22%) NetApp
7 7 (15.56%) Symantec
7 7 (15.56%) Juniper
8 6 (13.33%) CheckPoint
9 5 (11.11%) Red Hat
9 5 (11.11%) IBM
10 4 (8.89%) LANDesk
10 4 (8.89%) 3PAR
11 3 (6.67%) EMC
12 1 (2.22%) SunGard
12 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (2.22%) SAP
12 1 (2.22%) Google
12 1 (2.22%) Rackspace