The table below looks at the statistics for VCAP in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCAP over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Rank 84 85 90
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 2 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.20% 0.49% 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.63% 1.71% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 2
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +4.97%
UK excluding London average salary £49,250 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.68% -
VCAP
Nottinghamshire

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

Qualifications Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
318 292 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 31.99% 28.85% 33.10%
Number of salaries quoted 278 247 280
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,868 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

VCAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

VCAP Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

VCAP
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

VCAP Salary Trend in Nottingham

VCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 10 (100.00%) VMware
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (100.00%) vSphere
2 9 (90.00%) Citrix
3 7 (70.00%) CCA
3 7 (70.00%) Citrix Certification
3 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (60.00%) Cisco
4 6 (60.00%) HP
4 6 (60.00%) EMC
4 6 (60.00%) NetApp
4 6 (60.00%) VMware ESX
4 6 (60.00%) MCTS
4 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (60.00%) XenServer
5 5 (50.00%) SQL
5 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (50.00%) McAfee
5 5 (50.00%) Clustering
5 5 (50.00%) Business Continuity
5 5 (50.00%) Summit
5 5 (50.00%) Incident Management
5 5 (50.00%) SCVMM
5 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 5 (50.00%) VCP4
5 5 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (50.00%) vCloud
5 5 (50.00%) VCP5
5 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013

VCAP
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) NAS
2 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Consultant
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Consultant
2 4 (40.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (20.00%) Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) VMware Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Celerra
2 1 (10.00%) EqualLogic
2 1 (10.00%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 5 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
1 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (70.00%) CCA
2 7 (70.00%) Citrix Certification
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (60.00%) MCTS
4 5 (50.00%) VCP4
4 5 (50.00%) VCP5
5 4 (40.00%) VCDX
6 2 (20.00%) MCITP
6 2 (20.00%) CCEE
6 2 (20.00%) CCIA
7 1 (10.00%) NCDA
7 1 (10.00%) NCIE
7 1 (10.00%) HP AIS
7 1 (10.00%) HP ASE
7 1 (10.00%) HP MASE
7 1 (10.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (100.00%) vSphere
2 6 (60.00%) XenServer
2 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (60.00%) VMware ESX
3 5 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (50.00%) vCloud
4 4 (40.00%) XenDesktop
4 4 (40.00%) XenApp
5 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) Citrix
3 6 (60.00%) NetApp
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco
3 6 (60.00%) HP
3 6 (60.00%) EMC
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) McAfee
5 4 (40.00%) Computacenter
6 1 (10.00%) Dell