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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Rank 453 445 426
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -19
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 11 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.057% 0.059% 0.085%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.18% 0.18% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 15
Average salary £53,750 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.27% +15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £62,000 £45,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+37.77% -7.21%
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
6055 6646 6323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.28% 32.45% 31.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4925 5140 4927
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Hampshire - 5 £52,500 -
Berkshire +5 4 £62,500 - 1
Surrey +2 1 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire -17 1 - -
VCAP
England

VCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 28 (96.55%) VMware
1 28 (96.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 25 (86.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (82.76%) Cisco
4 21 (72.41%) Windows
5 20 (68.97%) vCloud
6 19 (65.52%) vSphere
7 15 (51.72%) VCDX
7 15 (51.72%) SAN
7 15 (51.72%) ITIL
8 14 (48.28%) Data Centre
9 13 (44.83%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
9 13 (44.83%) CCNP
10 12 (41.38%) CCNA
10 12 (41.38%) EMC
10 12 (41.38%) Linux
10 12 (41.38%) MS Excel
11 11 (37.93%) RHCA
11 11 (37.93%) Capacity Management
11 11 (37.93%) EMCSA
11 11 (37.93%) EMCISA
12 9 (31.03%) NetApp
13 6 (20.69%) Presales
13 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
14 5 (17.24%) FlexPod
14 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
15 4 (13.79%) DNS
15 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
16 3 (10.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

VCAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (41.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (3.45%) IaaS
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (51.72%) SAN
2 4 (13.79%) DNS
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (6.90%) WAN
4 1 (3.45%) LAN
4 1 (3.45%) NetScaler
4 1 (3.45%) VoIP
4 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (10.34%) Advertising
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) VMware Engineer
2 8 (27.59%) Consultant
3 7 (24.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) Technical Leader
4 6 (20.69%) VMware Consultant
5 5 (17.24%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) FlexPod Consultant
6 4 (13.79%) Presales Consultant
6 4 (13.79%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Administrator
7 3 (10.34%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (10.34%) VMWare Administrator
7 3 (10.34%) VMware Specialist
8 2 (6.90%) Architect
8 2 (6.90%) NetApp Specialist
8 2 (6.90%) SAN Specialist
8 2 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 14 (48.28%) Data Centre
2 5 (17.24%) FlexPod
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (72.41%) Windows
2 12 (41.38%) Linux
3 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
5 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) ITIL
2 11 (37.93%) Capacity Management
3 6 (20.69%) Presales
4 1 (3.45%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.45%) BCP
4 1 (3.45%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.45%) Converged Infrastructure
4 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.45%) High Availability
4 1 (3.45%) ITSM
4 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.45%) Migration
4 1 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.45%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (96.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 15 (51.72%) VCDX
3 13 (44.83%) CCNP
3 13 (44.83%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (41.38%) CCNA
5 11 (37.93%) EMCISA
5 11 (37.93%) EMCSA
5 11 (37.93%) RHCA
6 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (10.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (10.34%) MCSA
7 3 (10.34%) MCSE
7 3 (10.34%) NCIE
8 2 (6.90%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (6.90%) NCDA
8 2 (6.90%) NCSA
9 1 (3.45%) CCA
9 1 (3.45%) CCEA
9 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (3.45%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (86.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (68.97%) vCloud
3 19 (65.52%) vSphere
4 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
5 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.45%) KVM
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.45%) XenApp
5 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) SCVMM
1 1 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (96.55%) VMware
2 24 (82.76%) Cisco
3 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
4 12 (41.38%) EMC
5 9 (31.03%) NetApp
6 2 (6.90%) Citrix
7 1 (3.45%) F5
7 1 (3.45%) Google
7 1 (3.45%) HP
7 1 (3.45%) IBM
7 1 (3.45%) Juniper
7 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (3.45%) ServiceNow
7 1 (3.45%) Veeam
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
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