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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Rank 591 620 594
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -26
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 16 27 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.037% 0.059% 0.029%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.14% 0.23% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 11 26 8
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 £45,000 £47,500 £52,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £82,500 £80,750
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -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
11049 11609 11485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.82% 25.55% 25.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9017 9404 9430
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 £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 27 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 27 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 +9 7 £47,500 -19.14%
Hounslow - 4 - -
VCAP
England

VCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 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 33 (78.57%) VMware
2 32 (76.19%) Windows
3 26 (61.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (61.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 25 (59.52%) Microsoft
5 24 (57.14%) SAN
6 22 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (52.38%) MCSE
7 21 (50.00%) SQL Server
8 19 (45.24%) HP
8 19 (45.24%) Citrix
9 17 (40.48%) VMware Infrastructure
10 16 (38.10%) Active Directory
11 15 (35.71%) Finance
12 14 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
12 14 (33.33%) CCA
12 14 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
12 14 (33.33%) MS Exchange
13 13 (30.95%) CCNA
13 13 (30.95%) XenDesktop
14 12 (28.57%) vCloud
15 11 (26.19%) vSphere
15 11 (26.19%) NAS
15 11 (26.19%) Dell
15 11 (26.19%) SharePoint
15 11 (26.19%) Linux
16 10 (23.81%) WAN
16 10 (23.81%) XenApp
16 10 (23.81%) SCCM
17 9 (21.43%) ITIL

VCAP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 14 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 11 (26.19%) SharePoint
3 7 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (9.52%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 24 (57.14%) SAN
2 11 (26.19%) NAS
3 10 (23.81%) WAN
4 6 (14.29%) LAN
5 5 (11.90%) VPN
5 5 (11.90%) NetScaler
6 4 (9.52%) TCP/IP
6 4 (9.52%) IPsec
6 4 (9.52%) MPLS
7 3 (7.14%) Firewall
8 2 (4.76%) DNS
9 1 (2.38%) Cisco ISE
9 1 (2.38%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.38%) Data Mining
General
1 15 (35.71%) Finance
2 7 (16.67%) Advertising
3 6 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Network Designer
3 6 (14.29%) Designer
4 5 (11.90%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (11.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Administrator
5 4 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Senior Support Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Architect
5 4 (9.52%) Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Support Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 6 (14.29%) Replication
3 4 (9.52%) Clustering
4 3 (7.14%) Blackberry
5 2 (4.76%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.38%) EqualLogic
6 1 (2.38%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 32 (76.19%) Windows
2 14 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (26.19%) Linux
4 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (16.67%) Debian
5 7 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (7.14%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.43%) ITIL
2 8 (19.05%) Information Security
3 7 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 7 (16.67%) Service Management
3 7 (16.67%) ITSM
3 7 (16.67%) Information Security Management
3 7 (16.67%) Security Management
4 6 (14.29%) Network Design
4 6 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 5 (11.90%) Project Management
6 1 (2.38%) CRM
6 1 (2.38%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.38%) Release Management
6 1 (2.38%) SIEM
6 1 (2.38%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) SQL
2 5 (11.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (61.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 26 (61.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (52.38%) MCSE
3 14 (33.33%) CCA
3 14 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
4 13 (30.95%) CCNA
5 8 (19.05%) MCITP
5 8 (19.05%) VCDX
6 7 (16.67%) Degree
6 7 (16.67%) CCEA
6 7 (16.67%) MCSA
6 7 (16.67%) CCIE
7 6 (14.29%) CCDA
7 6 (14.29%) CCDP
7 6 (14.29%) CCIP
7 6 (14.29%) MCSM
8 4 (9.52%) CCAA
8 4 (9.52%) MCP
8 4 (9.52%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
1 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (40.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (38.10%) Active Directory
3 13 (30.95%) XenDesktop
4 12 (28.57%) vCloud
5 11 (26.19%) vSphere
6 10 (23.81%) XenApp
7 7 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (4.76%) XenServer
9 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
9 2 (4.76%) VMware ESX
9 2 (4.76%) VMware Server
10 1 (2.38%) Snort
10 1 (2.38%) Terminal Services
10 1 (2.38%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 10 (23.81%) SCCM
2 4 (9.52%) SCOM
3 3 (7.14%) NetBackup
3 3 (7.14%) HP SIM
4 1 (2.38%) MOM
4 1 (2.38%) Nessus
4 1 (2.38%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.38%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 33 (78.57%) VMware
2 25 (59.52%) Microsoft
3 19 (45.24%) HP
3 19 (45.24%) Citrix
4 11 (26.19%) Dell
5 8 (19.05%) NetApp
6 7 (16.67%) CommVault
6 7 (16.67%) Red Hat
6 7 (16.67%) EMC
6 7 (16.67%) Veeam
7 6 (14.29%) Cisco
8 5 (11.90%) Isilon
9 3 (7.14%) Websense
9 3 (7.14%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.38%) McAfee
10 1 (2.38%) Computacenter
10 1 (2.38%) Sourcefire
10 1 (2.38%) Novell
10 1 (2.38%) Juniper
10 1 (2.38%) BMC
Hayes, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £100,000 to £120,000 per annum High salary + variable + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified Bomus + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago