The first table below looks at the demand for VCAP in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCAP over the 3 months to 28 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 Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Rank 93 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.43% 0.18% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.23% 0.64% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Average salary £47,500 £70,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -10.00%
Qualifications Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
405 312 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 35.00% 28.31% 37.89%
Number of salaries quoted 294 272 305
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
VCAP
Buckinghamshire

VCAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

VCAP Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

VCAP
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

VCAP Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

VCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 9 (100.00%) VMware
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (77.78%) VCDX
2 7 (77.78%) vSphere
2 7 (77.78%) Citrix
3 6 (66.67%) HP
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (66.67%) MCTS
3 6 (66.67%) MCITP
3 6 (66.67%) XenDesktop
3 6 (66.67%) XenApp
3 6 (66.67%) NCDA
4 5 (55.56%) NCIE
4 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
4 5 (55.56%) NetApp
5 4 (44.44%) SAN
5 4 (44.44%) Dell
5 4 (44.44%) MCSE
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco
5 4 (44.44%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (33.33%) VMware ESX
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (33.33%) EMC
6 3 (33.33%) Veeam
6 3 (33.33%) EqualLogic
6 3 (33.33%) XenServer
7 2 (22.22%) Celerra
7 2 (22.22%) HP AIS
7 2 (22.22%) HP ASE

VCAP
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) SAN
2 2 (22.22%) Unified Communications
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Consultant
2 8 (88.89%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 4 (44.44%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) Storage Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) EqualLogic
2 2 (22.22%) Celerra
2 2 (22.22%) CLARiiON
2 2 (22.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (77.78%) VCDX
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (66.67%) MCTS
3 6 (66.67%) MCITP
3 6 (66.67%) NCDA
4 5 (55.56%) NCIE
5 4 (44.44%) MCSE
6 2 (22.22%) HP AIS
6 2 (22.22%) HP ASE
6 2 (22.22%) HP MASE
6 2 (22.22%) VTSP
6 2 (22.22%) CCEE
6 2 (22.22%) CCIA
6 2 (22.22%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (11.11%) CCIE
7 1 (11.11%) CCNA
7 1 (11.11%) CCDA
7 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (11.11%) VCP5
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (77.78%) vSphere
3 6 (66.67%) XenDesktop
3 6 (66.67%) XenApp
4 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
5 3 (33.33%) VMware ESX
5 3 (33.33%) XenServer
6 2 (22.22%) vCloud
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Citrix
3 6 (66.67%) HP
4 5 (55.56%) NetApp
5 4 (44.44%) Dell
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (33.33%) EMC
6 3 (33.33%) Veeam
7 1 (11.11%) PlateSpin
7 1 (11.11%) Symantec