The table below looks at the statistics for VCAP in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCAP over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Rank - - 68
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - - 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -
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 North East region.

Qualifications Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
255 177 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 31.33% 26.98% 27.47%
Number of salaries quoted 174 156 169
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

VCAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

VCAP Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

VCAP
Salary Trend in the North East

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

VCAP Salary Trend in the North East

VCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) CCA
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) CLARiiON
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) MCTS
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Celerra
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) HP AIS
1 1 (100.00%) HP ASE
1 1 (100.00%) HP MASE
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenServer
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (100.00%) VCDX
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) EqualLogic
1 1 (100.00%) NCDA

VCAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) CLARiiON
1 1 (100.00%) Celerra
1 1 (100.00%) EqualLogic
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCA
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) MCTS
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) HP AIS
1 1 (100.00%) HP ASE
1 1 (100.00%) HP MASE
1 1 (100.00%) VCDX
1 1 (100.00%) NCDA
1 1 (100.00%) NCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCEE
1 1 (100.00%) CCIA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenServer
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) VMware