The table below looks at the statistics for VCAP in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCAP over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Rank 405 430 434
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +4
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 38 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.041% 0.047%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.51% 0.13% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 30 8 5
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £48,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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 South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
7427 7007 7997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 33.35% 32.04% 34.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5641 5656 6844
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

VCAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

VCAP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

VCAP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

VCAP Salary Trend in the South East

VCAP
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VCAP across the South East region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

VCAP Salary Histogram in the South East

VCAP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VCAP within the South East region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +1 16 £50,000 -16.66%
Surrey +11 15 £35,000 -30.00%
Buckinghamshire +3 10 £50,000 -4.76%
West Sussex - 7 £37,500 -
Oxfordshire - 5 £50,000 -
Hampshire -5 2 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Kent - 2 £55,000 -
Middlesex - 2 £55,000 -
VCAP
England

VCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 51 (96.23%) VMware
2 49 (92.45%) Citrix
3 46 (86.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 43 (81.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 41 (77.36%) Cisco
6 39 (73.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 39 (73.58%) MCSE
7 36 (67.92%) NetApp
8 34 (64.15%) Windows
9 29 (54.72%) Microsoft
10 28 (52.83%) vSphere
11 27 (50.94%) NCDA
12 26 (49.06%) NCIE
13 25 (47.17%) SQL
14 24 (45.28%) Windows Server 2008
15 23 (43.40%) VTSP
16 21 (39.62%) SAN
16 21 (39.62%) Cisco Certification
16 21 (39.62%) CCNA
16 21 (39.62%) Active Directory
17 20 (37.74%) CCNP
18 19 (35.85%) MCTS
18 19 (35.85%) MCITP
19 18 (33.96%) Cisco Nexus
20 17 (32.08%) Hyper-V
20 17 (32.08%) XenDesktop
20 17 (32.08%) VCDX
21 14 (26.42%) Cisco IOS
22 13 (24.53%) Windows Server 2012
22 13 (24.53%) HP

VCAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the South 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (20.75%) IIS
2 9 (16.98%) MS Exchange
2 9 (16.98%) Exchange Server 2003
2 9 (16.98%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (16.98%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (22.64%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (39.62%) SAN
2 18 (33.96%) Cisco Nexus
3 14 (26.42%) Cisco IOS
4 12 (22.64%) LAN
4 12 (22.64%) VoIP
4 12 (22.64%) WAN
4 12 (22.64%) VPN
5 7 (13.21%) WAAS
6 4 (7.55%) Firewall
7 3 (5.66%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.98%) SQL Server
1 9 (16.98%) SQL Server 2005
1 9 (16.98%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (5.66%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (45.28%) Consultant
2 14 (26.42%) Storage Consultant
3 12 (22.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (16.98%) Technical Consultant
5 8 (15.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 8 (15.09%) Analyst
5 8 (15.09%) Senior Consultant
6 7 (13.21%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (13.21%) Architect
6 7 (13.21%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 7 (13.21%) Virtualisation Architect
6 7 (13.21%) VMware Consultant
6 7 (13.21%) Storage Architect
6 7 (13.21%) Storage Solutions Architect
6 7 (13.21%) FlexPod Consultant
7 5 (9.43%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 5 (9.43%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (5.66%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) FlexPod
2 7 (13.21%) CLARiiON
2 7 (13.21%) Celerra
3 5 (9.43%) EqualLogic
4 3 (5.66%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 34 (64.15%) Windows
2 24 (45.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (24.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (20.75%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.98%) ITIL
2 8 (15.09%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (7.55%) Data Management
4 3 (5.66%) Business Continuity
4 3 (5.66%) PRINCE2
4 3 (5.66%) Project Management
5 1 (1.89%) Service Delivery
5 1 (1.89%) Change Management
5 1 (1.89%) Migration
5 1 (1.89%) Incident Management
5 1 (1.89%) Problem Management
5 1 (1.89%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (1.89%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (1.89%) High Availability
5 1 (1.89%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (1.89%) Capacity Management
5 1 (1.89%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 25 (47.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (81.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 39 (73.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (73.58%) MCSE
3 27 (50.94%) NCDA
4 26 (49.06%) NCIE
5 23 (43.40%) VTSP
6 21 (39.62%) CCNA
6 21 (39.62%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (37.74%) CCNP
8 19 (35.85%) MCTS
8 19 (35.85%) MCITP
9 17 (32.08%) VCDX
10 12 (22.64%) Citrix Certification
11 9 (16.98%) CCEA
11 9 (16.98%) MCSA
11 9 (16.98%) CCA
11 9 (16.98%) CCIA
12 3 (5.66%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (1.89%) CCIE
13 1 (1.89%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (86.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (52.83%) vSphere
3 21 (39.62%) Active Directory
4 17 (32.08%) Hyper-V
4 17 (32.08%) XenDesktop
5 8 (15.09%) XenApp
6 7 (13.21%) vCloud
7 6 (11.32%) VMware ESX
8 5 (9.43%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (9.43%) XenServer
9 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) NetBackup
1 5 (9.43%) Backup Exec
2 4 (7.55%) Legato
3 1 (1.89%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 51 (96.23%) VMware
2 49 (92.45%) Citrix
3 41 (77.36%) Cisco
4 36 (67.92%) NetApp
5 29 (54.72%) Microsoft
6 13 (24.53%) HP
7 12 (22.64%) EMC
8 9 (16.98%) Symantec
9 8 (15.09%) Veeam
10 7 (13.21%) 3PAR
10 7 (13.21%) Dell
11 6 (11.32%) CommVault
12 5 (9.43%) PlateSpin
13 3 (5.66%) LANDesk
13 3 (5.66%) Sophos
14 1 (1.89%) BMC
14 1 (1.89%) CA
14 1 (1.89%) IBM
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