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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Rank 637 600 643
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +43
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 25 11 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.050% 0.024% 0.052%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.20% 0.094% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 25 6 20
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +13.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £75,000 £76,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-13.63% -4.34%
Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
12628 11674 13531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.45% 25.69% 24.13%
Number of salaries quoted 10261 9494 11569
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London -17 3 £47,500 -32.14%
Croydon - 1 £47,500 -
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VCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 37 (97.37%) VMware
2 36 (94.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 34 (89.47%) Windows
4 32 (84.21%) MCSE
4 32 (84.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 30 (78.95%) Microsoft
5 30 (78.95%) VMware Infrastructure
6 27 (71.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (65.79%) Citrix
8 24 (63.16%) Active Directory
8 24 (63.16%) SAN
8 24 (63.16%) Windows Server 2012
9 22 (57.89%) HP
9 22 (57.89%) Citrix Certification
10 20 (52.63%) ITIL
11 18 (47.37%) XenApp
12 17 (44.74%) MCITP
13 16 (42.11%) CCA
13 16 (42.11%) MCSM
14 15 (39.47%) Cisco
15 13 (34.21%) MS Exchange
15 13 (34.21%) Cisco Certification
16 12 (31.58%) CCNA
16 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
16 12 (31.58%) NetScaler
17 11 (28.95%) SQL Server 2012
17 11 (28.95%) VMware ESXi
17 11 (28.95%) SQL Server 2008
17 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
18 10 (26.32%) MCP

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Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 13 (34.21%) MS Exchange
2 8 (21.05%) SharePoint
2 8 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) SaaS
2 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (63.16%) SAN
2 12 (31.58%) NetScaler
3 7 (18.42%) NAS
4 6 (15.79%) Firewall
4 6 (15.79%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (15.79%) Network Security
4 6 (15.79%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.63%) DHCP
5 1 (2.63%) DNS
5 1 (2.63%) MPLS
5 1 (2.63%) OSPF
5 1 (2.63%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) SQL Server 2012
1 11 (28.95%) SQL Server 2008
1 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (5.26%) Retail
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 10 (26.32%) Server Engineer
1 10 (26.32%) Senior Server Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Architect
3 6 (15.79%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (15.79%) Administrator
4 5 (13.16%) Head of Infrastructure
4 5 (13.16%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (10.53%) Consultant
5 4 (10.53%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (7.89%) Windows Server Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (2.63%) Help Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Hedge funds
2 2 (5.26%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 34 (89.47%) Windows
2 27 (71.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (63.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (15.79%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.26%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) ITIL
2 6 (15.79%) Migration
2 6 (15.79%) Asset Management
3 5 (13.16%) Project Management
3 5 (13.16%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (5.26%) ITIL V3
4 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.26%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) PowerShell
2 6 (15.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (94.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 32 (84.21%) MCSE
2 32 (84.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (57.89%) Citrix Certification
4 17 (44.74%) MCITP
5 16 (42.11%) CCA
5 16 (42.11%) MCSM
6 13 (34.21%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (31.58%) CCNA
8 10 (26.32%) MCP
8 10 (26.32%) CCAA
9 7 (18.42%) CCNP
10 6 (15.79%) CCEA
10 6 (15.79%) CCSA
10 6 (15.79%) VCP4
10 6 (15.79%) CCIA
10 6 (15.79%) VCP5
10 6 (15.79%) CCSE
11 3 (7.89%) Degree
11 3 (7.89%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.05%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 30 (78.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (63.16%) Active Directory
3 18 (47.37%) XenApp
4 11 (28.95%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (15.79%) VMware ESX
5 6 (15.79%) Hyper-V
5 6 (15.79%) vSphere
6 3 (7.89%) XenServer
6 3 (7.89%) vCloud
7 2 (5.26%) XenDesktop
7 2 (5.26%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) SCCM
1 7 (18.42%) SCOM
1 7 (18.42%) Puppet
2 2 (5.26%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (2.63%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 37 (97.37%) VMware
2 30 (78.95%) Microsoft
3 25 (65.79%) Citrix
4 22 (57.89%) HP
5 15 (39.47%) Cisco
6 10 (26.32%) Dell
7 7 (18.42%) CheckPoint
8 6 (15.79%) EMC
8 6 (15.79%) 3PAR
8 6 (15.79%) LANDesk
9 4 (10.53%) NetApp
10 2 (5.26%) IBM
11 1 (2.63%) SunGard
11 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (2.63%) Symantec
11 1 (2.63%) Google
11 1 (2.63%) Rackspace
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