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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Rank 432 444 446
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 17 26 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.080% 0.11% 0.018%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.26% 0.33% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 9 25 4
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £47,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+36.84% +2.70%
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
6649 7953 7441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.31% 33.97% 33.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5121 6289 6022
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,857 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +2.14%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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
(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
Surrey +10 5 £45,000 +28.57%
Berkshire -3 5 - -
Hampshire +13 3 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Buckinghamshire -2 2 £58,500 +17.00% 1
VCAP
England

VCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 13 (72.22%) VMware
2 11 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (61.11%) ITIL
3 8 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (38.89%) Windows
4 7 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (33.33%) CCNP
5 6 (33.33%) Cisco
5 6 (33.33%) CCNA
6 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
6 5 (27.78%) vSphere
6 5 (27.78%) SLA
7 4 (22.22%) Performance Analysis
7 4 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (22.22%) XenApp
7 4 (22.22%) XenDesktop
7 4 (22.22%) VCDX
7 4 (22.22%) VLAN
7 4 (22.22%) Citrix
7 4 (22.22%) CCA
7 4 (22.22%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 3 (16.67%) Linux
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (16.67%) AppSense
8 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (16.67%) ITIL V3
8 3 (16.67%) CCEE
8 3 (16.67%) CCAA

VCAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
1 4 (22.22%) VLAN
2 3 (16.67%) NetScaler
3 2 (11.11%) Network Security
3 2 (11.11%) SAN
4 1 (5.56%) Firewall
4 1 (5.56%) IPsec
4 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
4 1 (5.56%) VPN
4 1 (5.56%) LAN
4 1 (5.56%) WAN
General
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Platform Engineer
1 4 (22.22%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Citrix Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Designer
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Network Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Network Designer
4 1 (5.56%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
3 4 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (22.22%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL V3
5 2 (11.11%) Capacity Management
6 1 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (5.56%) Network Design
6 1 (5.56%) Time Management
6 1 (5.56%) People Management
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (33.33%) CCNP
3 6 (33.33%) CCNA
4 4 (22.22%) CCA
4 4 (22.22%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (22.22%) VCDX
5 3 (16.67%) CCEE
5 3 (16.67%) CCAA
5 3 (16.67%) CCIA
5 3 (16.67%) VCP5
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (11.11%) RHCA
6 2 (11.11%) CCIE
7 1 (5.56%) CCDA
7 1 (5.56%) CCDP
7 1 (5.56%) CCIP
7 1 (5.56%) MCSE
7 1 (5.56%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (27.78%) vSphere
3 4 (22.22%) XenApp
3 4 (22.22%) XenDesktop
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (16.67%) vCloud
5 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) VMware
2 6 (33.33%) Cisco
3 4 (22.22%) Citrix
4 3 (16.67%) AppSense
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.11%) EMC
6 1 (5.56%) Intel
Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum + Private Med, Bonus, 25 days
Posted: 26 days ago