The table below looks at the statistics for VCAP in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCAP over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Rank 128 - 143
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 5 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.26% - 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.73% - 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £60,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +26.31%
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Berkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
689 1006 904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 36.34% 40.75% 37.13%
Number of salaries quoted 533 596 653
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

VCAP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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Salary Trend in Reading

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

VCAP Salary Trend in Reading

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Top 15 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) CCA
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (100.00%) SCVMM
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (100.00%) XenApp
1 5 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 5 (100.00%) vSphere
1 5 (100.00%) NetScaler

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) NetScaler
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix Consultant
1 5 (100.00%) Consultant
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Consultant
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCA
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) vSphere
1 5 (100.00%) XenApp
1 5 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware