The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Rank 433 431 428
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 18 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.075% 0.031% 0.053%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.23% 0.095% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 12
Average salary £47,500 £48,750 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.56% +12.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-13.63% -4.34%
Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
7818 7355 8066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 32.52% 32.77% 32.92%
Number of salaries quoted 6151 5846 7054
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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England

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

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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

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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 18 April 2014.

VCAP Salary Histogram in the South East

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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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Surrey - 8 £47,500 -
Berkshire -2 6 £55,000 +15.78%
Buckinghamshire +1 5 £47,500 -5.00%
Hampshire - 1 £47,500 -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 25 (80.65%) VMware
1 25 (80.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 22 (70.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (67.74%) Citrix
4 20 (64.52%) vSphere
5 19 (61.29%) Windows
6 15 (48.39%) Cisco
6 15 (48.39%) VCDX
7 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (41.94%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (41.94%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (38.71%) NetApp
10 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (35.48%) LAN
10 11 (35.48%) WAN
11 10 (32.26%) SQL
11 10 (32.26%) MCSE
11 10 (32.26%) SAN
11 10 (32.26%) XenApp
11 10 (32.26%) XenDesktop
11 10 (32.26%) NCDA
12 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (29.03%) HP
13 8 (25.81%) CCDA
13 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
13 8 (25.81%) NCIE
14 7 (22.58%) XenServer
14 7 (22.58%) Dell
14 7 (22.58%) EMC
14 7 (22.58%) Microsoft

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (16.13%) IIS
2 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (35.48%) LAN
1 11 (35.48%) WAN
2 10 (32.26%) SAN
3 5 (16.13%) NetScaler
3 5 (16.13%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (16.13%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (16.13%) VoIP
3 5 (16.13%) VPN
4 2 (6.45%) Unified Communications
5 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.23%) MPLS
5 1 (3.23%) OSPF
5 1 (3.23%) BGP
5 1 (3.23%) Firewall
General
1 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Consultant
2 7 (22.58%) VMware Consultant
2 7 (22.58%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 6 (19.35%) Network Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Network Designer
3 6 (19.35%) Designer
4 5 (16.13%) FlexPod Consultant
4 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Storage Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Citrix Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Professional Services Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) VMware Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) VMWare Administrator
7 1 (3.23%) Data Centre Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Cloud Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) FlexPod
2 3 (9.68%) CLARiiON
3 2 (6.45%) Celerra
3 2 (6.45%) EqualLogic
4 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 19 (61.29%) Windows
2 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (19.35%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) Network Design
2 3 (9.68%) Load Balancing
2 3 (9.68%) ITIL
3 2 (6.45%) Project Management
3 2 (6.45%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (3.23%) Capacity Management
4 1 (3.23%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.23%) High Availability
4 1 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.23%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (3.23%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.23%) Change Management
4 1 (3.23%) Migration
4 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (80.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 15 (48.39%) VCDX
3 13 (41.94%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (41.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (32.26%) MCSE
4 10 (32.26%) NCDA
5 8 (25.81%) CCDA
5 8 (25.81%) NCIE
6 7 (22.58%) CCIE
6 7 (22.58%) MCITP
7 6 (19.35%) CCNP
7 6 (19.35%) CCIP
7 6 (19.35%) CCNA
7 6 (19.35%) CCDP
8 5 (16.13%) VTSP
8 5 (16.13%) CCIA
8 5 (16.13%) Citrix Certification
8 5 (16.13%) MCTS
9 4 (12.90%) CCEE
10 3 (9.68%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (70.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (64.52%) vSphere
3 10 (32.26%) XenApp
3 10 (32.26%) XenDesktop
4 7 (22.58%) XenServer
4 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
5 5 (16.13%) vCloud
5 5 (16.13%) Hyper-V
6 3 (9.68%) VMware ESX
7 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (3.23%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) SCDPM
1 1 (3.23%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (3.23%) SCCM
1 1 (3.23%) SCOM
1 1 (3.23%) SCVMM
1 1 (3.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 25 (80.65%) VMware
2 21 (67.74%) Citrix
3 15 (48.39%) Cisco
4 12 (38.71%) NetApp
5 9 (29.03%) HP
6 7 (22.58%) Dell
6 7 (22.58%) EMC
6 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
7 4 (12.90%) IBM
8 1 (3.23%) 3PAR
8 1 (3.23%) Veeam
8 1 (3.23%) BMC
8 1 (3.23%) CA
8 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.23%) AppSense