The table below looks at the statistics for VCAP in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCAP over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Rank 169 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 14 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.36% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.33% - -
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 0
Average salary £31,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-7.21% -3.00%
VCAP
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1051 920 1112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 26.86% 24.51% 25.79%
Number of salaries quoted 893 811 929
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VCAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VCAP across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VCAP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

VCAP
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VCAP across the Manchester region.

VCAP Salary Trend in Manchester

VCAP
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VCAP across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

VCAP Salary Histogram in Manchester

VCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 25 (100.00%) VMware
1 25 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 19 (76.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (64.00%) NetApp
3 16 (64.00%) NCDA
3 16 (64.00%) NCIE
4 14 (56.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (56.00%) Windows
5 13 (52.00%) Citrix
6 12 (48.00%) Cisco
7 10 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 9 (36.00%) IIS
8 9 (36.00%) MCSE
8 9 (36.00%) MCITP
9 8 (32.00%) ITIL
9 8 (32.00%) CCNA
9 8 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (32.00%) SAN
9 8 (32.00%) NAS
9 8 (32.00%) FlexPod
10 7 (28.00%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (28.00%) Mentoring
10 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
10 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
10 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
10 7 (28.00%) SharePoint
10 7 (28.00%) Degree
11 6 (24.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (24.00%) Hyper-V
12 5 (20.00%) Data Management

VCAP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 9 (36.00%) IIS
2 7 (28.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (4.00%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) IaaS
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
1 1 (4.00%) PaaS
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) SAN
1 8 (32.00%) NAS
2 5 (20.00%) Network Security
2 5 (20.00%) WAN
3 3 (12.00%) VLAN
3 3 (12.00%) LAN
3 3 (12.00%) DHCP
3 3 (12.00%) DNS
4 2 (8.00%) VPN
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) VMware Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Architect
3 4 (16.00%) Support Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (16.00%) VMware Support Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Network Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Technical Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Virtualisation Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) FlexPod
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 8 (32.00%) ITIL
3 7 (28.00%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (28.00%) Mentoring
4 6 (24.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (20.00%) Data Management
5 5 (20.00%) Business Continuity
6 3 (12.00%) Change Control
6 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (12.00%) Change Management
6 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
6 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
6 3 (12.00%) Migration
7 1 (4.00%) Information Assurance
7 1 (4.00%) Coaching
7 1 (4.00%) Software Asset Management
7 1 (4.00%) Quality Management
7 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
7 1 (4.00%) Asset Management
7 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) C
2 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 16 (64.00%) NCDA
2 16 (64.00%) NCIE
3 14 (56.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (36.00%) MCSE
4 9 (36.00%) MCITP
5 8 (32.00%) CCNA
5 8 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
6 7 (28.00%) Degree
7 3 (12.00%) VCDX
7 3 (12.00%) MCTS
8 2 (8.00%) VTSP
9 1 (4.00%) VCP5
9 1 (4.00%) CCEE
9 1 (4.00%) CCAA
9 1 (4.00%) CCIA
9 1 (4.00%) VCP4
9 1 (4.00%) MCSA
9 1 (4.00%) MCSD
System Software
1 19 (76.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (24.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (8.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (8.00%) vSphere
5 1 (4.00%) vCloud
5 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.00%) XenApp
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Legato
2 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (64.00%) NetApp
3 13 (52.00%) Citrix
4 12 (48.00%) Cisco
5 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (20.00%) Symantec
7 3 (12.00%) Veeam
7 3 (12.00%) HP
8 2 (8.00%) CommVault
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