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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Rank 417 406 438
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +32
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 26 38 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.17% 0.036%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.40% 0.50% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 17 33 7
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,800 £35,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,900 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+24.00% +11.11%
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
6524 7618 7203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.46% 33.64% 32.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5108 5857 5797
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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
Surrey +10 10 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Berkshire -3 6 - -
Hampshire +3 5 £50,000 -2.43% 1
Buckinghamshire -6 2 £58,500 +17.00%
Kent +7 1 £35,000 -36.36%
VCAP
England

VCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 21 (72.41%) VMware
2 18 (62.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (62.07%) ITIL
3 16 (55.17%) Windows
3 16 (55.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 15 (51.72%) Cisco
5 14 (48.28%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (48.28%) CCNP
5 14 (48.28%) CCNA
6 12 (41.38%) Citrix
7 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
7 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (31.03%) vSphere
9 8 (27.59%) Citrix Certification
9 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (27.59%) SAN
10 7 (24.14%) CCA
10 7 (24.14%) XenApp
10 7 (24.14%) XenDesktop
10 7 (24.14%) Service Delivery
11 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
11 6 (20.69%) SLA
11 6 (20.69%) MCSE
12 5 (17.24%) Linux
12 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
12 5 (17.24%) VPN
12 5 (17.24%) Microsoft App-V
12 5 (17.24%) AppSense
12 5 (17.24%) VCDX
12 5 (17.24%) VLAN

VCAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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
1 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) SAN
2 5 (17.24%) VLAN
2 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
2 5 (17.24%) VPN
2 5 (17.24%) NetScaler
3 4 (13.79%) LAN
3 4 (13.79%) VoIP
3 4 (13.79%) WAN
4 3 (10.34%) Network Security
5 2 (6.90%) IP Telephony
5 2 (6.90%) Firewall
6 1 (3.45%) IPsec
6 1 (3.45%) Cisco IPT
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (17.24%) Citrix Engineer
1 5 (17.24%) Platform Engineer
1 5 (17.24%) Cloud Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Technical Leader
2 4 (13.79%) Network Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Senior Citrix Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Architect
4 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Project Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (55.17%) Windows
2 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (17.24%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) ITIL
2 7 (24.14%) Service Delivery
3 5 (17.24%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (17.24%) ITIL V3
3 5 (17.24%) Performance Analysis
4 4 (13.79%) Capacity Management
4 4 (13.79%) Server Building
4 4 (13.79%) Asset Management
5 2 (6.90%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.45%) People Management
6 1 (3.45%) Time Management
6 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.45%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (55.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 14 (48.28%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (48.28%) CCNP
2 14 (48.28%) CCNA
3 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (27.59%) Citrix Certification
4 7 (24.14%) CCA
5 6 (20.69%) MCSE
6 5 (17.24%) VCDX
6 5 (17.24%) CCEE
6 5 (17.24%) CCAA
6 5 (17.24%) CCIA
6 5 (17.24%) VCP5
7 4 (13.79%) RHCA
8 2 (6.90%) MCSA
9 1 (3.45%) CCIE
9 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (62.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (31.03%) vSphere
3 7 (24.14%) XenApp
3 7 (24.14%) XenDesktop
4 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
5 5 (17.24%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (17.24%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) WSUS
2 1 (3.45%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 21 (72.41%) VMware
2 15 (51.72%) Cisco
3 12 (41.38%) Citrix
4 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
5 5 (17.24%) AppSense
6 4 (13.79%) NetApp
6 4 (13.79%) EMC
7 1 (3.45%) Intel
7 1 (3.45%) Websense
Godalming, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 6K Car All + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago