The first table below looks at the demand for VCAP in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCAP over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Rank 80 70 74
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 5 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.54% 0.27% 0.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.89% 1.02% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -10.00%
Qualifications Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
265 196 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 28.71% 26.56% 26.28%
Number of salaries quoted 220 173 165
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
VCAP
Yorkshire

VCAP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VCAP across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VCAP Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

VCAP
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VCAP across the South Yorkshire region.

VCAP Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

VCAP
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VCAP within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Sheffield -9 5 £57,500 +27.77%
VCAP
Yorkshire

VCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (100.00%) vSphere
2 6 (85.71%) NCDA
2 6 (85.71%) NCIE
2 6 (85.71%) MCITP
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (85.71%) NetApp
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) CCA
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix Certification
2 6 (85.71%) CCIA
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 5 (71.43%) EMC
3 5 (71.43%) MCSE
3 5 (71.43%) CLARiiON
3 5 (71.43%) MCTS
3 5 (71.43%) Celerra
3 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
3 5 (71.43%) VTSP
3 5 (71.43%) XenDesktop
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (57.14%) 3PAR
4 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (57.14%) WAAS
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2003

VCAP
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (57.14%) WAAS
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
4 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (14.29%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Virtualisation Architect
1 4 (57.14%) Storage Architect
1 4 (57.14%) Solutions Architect
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
1 4 (57.14%) Storage Solutions Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Storage Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Virtualisation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) CLARiiON
1 5 (71.43%) Celerra
2 1 (14.29%) EqualLogic
2 1 (14.29%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000 Server
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Data Management
1 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (85.71%) NCDA
2 6 (85.71%) NCIE
2 6 (85.71%) MCITP
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (85.71%) CCA
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix Certification
2 6 (85.71%) CCIA
3 5 (71.43%) MCSE
3 5 (71.43%) MCTS
3 5 (71.43%) VTSP
4 4 (57.14%) CCEA
5 2 (28.57%) CCEE
5 2 (28.57%) VCDX
6 1 (14.29%) HP AIS
6 1 (14.29%) HP ASE
6 1 (14.29%) HP MASE
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (100.00%) vSphere
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
2 5 (71.43%) XenDesktop
3 4 (57.14%) vCloud
4 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
4 1 (14.29%) XenApp
4 1 (14.29%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Legato
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) NetApp
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
3 5 (71.43%) EMC
4 4 (57.14%) 3PAR
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) CommVault
5 1 (14.29%) Symantec
5 1 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) Dell