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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Rank 409 428 435
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +7
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 34 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.067% 0.040%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.47% 0.21% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 9
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 £47,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £68,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -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
7202 6599 7702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 32.95% 31.51% 34.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5480 5325 6572
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 October 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 2 October 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 +11 19 £55,000 +4.76%
Surrey -9 11 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +1 6 £50,000 -4.76%
Oxfordshire +8 2 £50,000 -9.09%
West Sussex - 2 £37,500 -
Hampshire -11 1 £55,000 +10.00%
Kent - 1 £55,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £55,000 -
VCAP
England

VCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 58 (95.08%) Citrix
3 52 (85.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 51 (83.61%) Cisco
4 51 (83.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 49 (80.33%) MCSE
5 49 (80.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 43 (70.49%) NetApp
7 39 (63.93%) Microsoft
8 34 (55.74%) Windows
9 33 (54.10%) vSphere
10 30 (49.18%) VTSP
11 29 (47.54%) NCDA
11 29 (47.54%) NCIE
11 29 (47.54%) Active Directory
12 26 (42.62%) Hyper-V
12 26 (42.62%) XenDesktop
13 24 (39.34%) Windows Server 2008
13 24 (39.34%) SQL
14 23 (37.70%) CCNP
14 23 (37.70%) CCNA
14 23 (37.70%) Cisco Certification
14 23 (37.70%) SAN
15 22 (36.07%) MCITP
15 22 (36.07%) MCTS
16 21 (34.43%) Cisco Nexus
16 21 (34.43%) EMC
16 21 (34.43%) Citrix Certification
17 16 (26.23%) vCloud
18 15 (24.59%) Windows Server 2012

VCAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 14 (22.95%) MS Exchange
1 14 (22.95%) Exchange Server 2003
1 14 (22.95%) Exchange Server 2007
1 14 (22.95%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (14.75%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (21.31%) 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 12 (19.67%) Cisco IOS
4 12 (19.67%) WAAS
5 4 (6.56%) NetScaler
6 3 (4.92%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (4.92%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.95%) SQL Server
1 14 (22.95%) SQL Server 2005
1 14 (22.95%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (4.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (34.43%) Consultant
2 16 (26.23%) Architect
2 16 (26.23%) Virtualisation Architect
3 15 (24.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (19.67%) Solutions Architect
4 12 (19.67%) Storage Consultant
4 12 (19.67%) Storage Architect
4 12 (19.67%) Storage Solutions Architect
5 10 (16.39%) Technical Consultant
6 8 (13.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 8 (13.11%) Analyst
6 8 (13.11%) Senior Consultant
7 6 (9.84%) Virtualisation Consultant
8 5 (8.20%) Senior Technical Consultant
8 5 (8.20%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (6.56%) FlexPod Consultant
9 4 (6.56%) VMware Consultant
10 3 (4.92%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
10 3 (4.92%) Senior Analyst
11 2 (3.28%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.67%) CLARiiON
1 12 (19.67%) Celerra
2 10 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (14.75%) FlexPod
4 5 (8.20%) EqualLogic
5 3 (4.92%) Replication
6 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 34 (55.74%) Windows
2 24 (39.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (24.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (14.75%) Windows 2000 Server
4 9 (14.75%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.11%) ITIL
1 8 (13.11%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (8.20%) Data Management
3 4 (6.56%) Operations Management
4 3 (4.92%) PRINCE2
4 3 (4.92%) Project Management
4 3 (4.92%) Business Continuity
5 2 (3.28%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 24 (39.34%) SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (83.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 49 (80.33%) MCSE
2 49 (80.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (49.18%) VTSP
4 29 (47.54%) NCDA
4 29 (47.54%) NCIE
5 23 (37.70%) CCNP
5 23 (37.70%) CCNA
5 23 (37.70%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (36.07%) MCTS
6 22 (36.07%) MCITP
7 21 (34.43%) Citrix Certification
8 15 (24.59%) VCDX
9 14 (22.95%) CCEA
9 14 (22.95%) CCA
9 14 (22.95%) CCIA
10 8 (13.11%) MCSA
11 4 (6.56%) CCEE
11 4 (6.56%) VCP5
12 3 (4.92%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 52 (85.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (54.10%) vSphere
3 29 (47.54%) Active Directory
4 26 (42.62%) Hyper-V
4 26 (42.62%) XenDesktop
5 16 (26.23%) vCloud
6 12 (19.67%) XenApp
7 5 (8.20%) XenServer
7 5 (8.20%) VMware ESX
7 5 (8.20%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (8.20%) Legato
1 5 (8.20%) NetBackup
1 5 (8.20%) Backup Exec
2 4 (6.56%) SCOrch
2 4 (6.56%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 59 (96.72%) VMware
2 58 (95.08%) Citrix
3 51 (83.61%) Cisco
4 43 (70.49%) NetApp
5 39 (63.93%) Microsoft
6 21 (34.43%) EMC
7 15 (24.59%) HP
8 12 (19.67%) 3PAR
9 10 (16.39%) Symantec
10 8 (13.11%) Veeam
11 7 (11.48%) CommVault
12 5 (8.20%) Dell
12 5 (8.20%) PlateSpin
13 4 (6.56%) IBM
14 3 (4.92%) LANDesk
14 3 (4.92%) Sophos
15 2 (3.28%) McAfee
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Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Car
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