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 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 399 416 436
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +20
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 41 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.047% 0.049%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.56% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 26 9 10
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £49,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,500 £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 South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
7324 6722 7779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 33.28% 31.82% 34.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5576 5436 6645
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 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 19 September 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 19 September 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
(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
Berkshire +18 21 £55,000 - 2
Surrey +13 13 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +7 7 £50,000 -4.76%
West Sussex - 6 £37,500 -
Oxfordshire +7 2 £50,000 -9.09%
Hampshire -10 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 19 September 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 59 (96.72%) VMware
2 57 (93.44%) Citrix
3 53 (86.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 51 (83.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 50 (81.97%) Cisco
6 48 (78.69%) MCSE
6 48 (78.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 42 (68.85%) NetApp
8 38 (62.30%) Microsoft
9 35 (57.38%) Windows
10 33 (54.10%) vSphere
11 29 (47.54%) NCDA
11 29 (47.54%) NCIE
11 29 (47.54%) VTSP
12 28 (45.90%) Active Directory
13 26 (42.62%) SQL
14 25 (40.98%) Windows Server 2008
15 24 (39.34%) Hyper-V
15 24 (39.34%) XenDesktop
16 23 (37.70%) CCNP
16 23 (37.70%) CCNA
16 23 (37.70%) SAN
16 23 (37.70%) Cisco Certification
17 22 (36.07%) MCTS
17 22 (36.07%) MCITP
18 21 (34.43%) Cisco Nexus
19 19 (31.15%) EMC
19 19 (31.15%) Citrix Certification
20 16 (26.23%) VCDX
21 15 (24.59%) Windows Server 2012

VCAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 13 (21.31%) MS Exchange
1 13 (21.31%) Exchange Server 2003
1 13 (21.31%) Exchange Server 2007
1 13 (21.31%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (16.39%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (22.95%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 23 (37.70%) SAN
2 21 (34.43%) Cisco Nexus
3 15 (24.59%) LAN
3 15 (24.59%) VoIP
3 15 (24.59%) WAN
3 15 (24.59%) VPN
4 13 (21.31%) Cisco IOS
5 11 (18.03%) WAAS
6 3 (4.92%) NetScaler
6 3 (4.92%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (4.92%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.31%) SQL Server
1 13 (21.31%) SQL Server 2005
1 13 (21.31%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (4.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (36.07%) Consultant
2 15 (24.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (22.95%) Architect
3 14 (22.95%) Virtualisation Architect
4 13 (21.31%) Storage Consultant
5 11 (18.03%) Solutions Architect
5 11 (18.03%) Storage Architect
5 11 (18.03%) Storage Solutions Architect
6 10 (16.39%) Technical Consultant
7 8 (13.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 8 (13.11%) Analyst
7 8 (13.11%) Senior Consultant
8 6 (9.84%) Virtualisation Consultant
9 5 (8.20%) Senior Technical Consultant
9 5 (8.20%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (8.20%) FlexPod Consultant
9 5 (8.20%) VMware Consultant
10 3 (4.92%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (4.92%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
11 2 (3.28%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) CLARiiON
1 11 (18.03%) Celerra
1 11 (18.03%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (16.39%) FlexPod
3 5 (8.20%) EqualLogic
4 3 (4.92%) Replication
5 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 35 (57.38%) Windows
2 25 (40.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (24.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (16.39%) Windows 2000 Server
4 10 (16.39%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (14.75%) ITIL
2 8 (13.11%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (8.20%) Data Management
4 3 (4.92%) Business Continuity
4 3 (4.92%) PRINCE2
4 3 (4.92%) Project Management
4 3 (4.92%) Operations Management
5 1 (1.64%) Problem Management
5 1 (1.64%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (1.64%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (1.64%) High Availability
5 1 (1.64%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (1.64%) Capacity Management
5 1 (1.64%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (1.64%) Mentoring
5 1 (1.64%) Change Management
5 1 (1.64%) Migration
5 1 (1.64%) B2B
5 1 (1.64%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (42.62%) SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (83.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 48 (78.69%) MCSE
2 48 (78.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (47.54%) NCDA
3 29 (47.54%) NCIE
3 29 (47.54%) VTSP
4 23 (37.70%) CCNP
4 23 (37.70%) CCNA
4 23 (37.70%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (36.07%) MCTS
5 22 (36.07%) MCITP
6 19 (31.15%) Citrix Certification
7 16 (26.23%) VCDX
8 13 (21.31%) CCEA
8 13 (21.31%) CCA
8 13 (21.31%) CCIA
9 9 (14.75%) MCSA
10 3 (4.92%) CCEE
10 3 (4.92%) VCP5
10 3 (4.92%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 53 (86.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (54.10%) vSphere
3 28 (45.90%) Active Directory
4 24 (39.34%) Hyper-V
4 24 (39.34%) XenDesktop
5 14 (22.95%) vCloud
6 11 (18.03%) XenApp
7 6 (9.84%) VMware ESX
8 5 (8.20%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (8.20%) XenServer
9 1 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (8.20%) NetBackup
1 5 (8.20%) Backup Exec
1 5 (8.20%) Legato
2 3 (4.92%) SCOrch
2 3 (4.92%) XenMobile
3 1 (1.64%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 59 (96.72%) VMware
2 57 (93.44%) Citrix
3 50 (81.97%) Cisco
4 42 (68.85%) NetApp
5 38 (62.30%) Microsoft
6 19 (31.15%) EMC
7 15 (24.59%) HP
8 11 (18.03%) 3PAR
9 10 (16.39%) Symantec
10 8 (13.11%) Veeam
11 7 (11.48%) CommVault
12 6 (9.84%) Dell
13 5 (8.20%) PlateSpin
14 4 (6.56%) IBM
15 3 (4.92%) LANDesk
15 3 (4.92%) Sophos
16 1 (1.64%) McAfee
16 1 (1.64%) BMC
16 1 (1.64%) CA
South East
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Home Based Contrac
Posted: 23 hours ago
Surrey
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Hampshire
Modern Business Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + + Bonus+ Car/ CA + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Eastleigh
Modern Business Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + + Corporate Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago