The table below looks at the statistics for VCAP in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCAP over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Rank 213 205 218
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 5 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.11% 0.042% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.31% 0.13% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 7
Average salary £35,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
VCAP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Qualifications Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1639 1534 1953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 34.45% 32.29% 37.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1435 1258 1703
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VCAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

VCAP Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

VCAP
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

VCAP Salary Trend in Surrey

VCAP
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VCAP within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 November 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
Egham -3 5 £35,000 -
VCAP
South East

VCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 19 (100.00%) Citrix
2 17 (89.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (89.47%) MCSE
2 17 (89.47%) VMware
3 16 (84.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 16 (84.21%) Cisco
3 16 (84.21%) Windows
4 15 (78.95%) SAN
4 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
4 15 (78.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (78.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (73.68%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (73.68%) CCNP
5 14 (73.68%) CCNA
6 13 (68.42%) LAN
6 13 (68.42%) VoIP
6 13 (68.42%) WAN
6 13 (68.42%) VPN
6 13 (68.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
8 11 (57.89%) MS Excel
8 11 (57.89%) SQL
9 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (31.58%) NetApp
11 4 (21.05%) CommVault
11 4 (21.05%) VTSP
12 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
12 3 (15.79%) XenDesktop
12 3 (15.79%) vSphere
12 3 (15.79%) NCDA

VCAP
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 2 (10.53%) IIS
1 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
1 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (57.89%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (78.95%) SAN
2 13 (68.42%) LAN
2 13 (68.42%) VoIP
2 13 (68.42%) WAN
2 13 (68.42%) VPN
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Storage Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) FlexPod
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 15 (78.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (68.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (10.53%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.53%) B2B
1 2 (10.53%) Data Management
2 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (5.26%) Project Management
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL
2 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (89.47%) MCSE
1 17 (89.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (84.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 14 (73.68%) CCNP
3 14 (73.68%) CCNA
3 14 (73.68%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (21.05%) VTSP
5 3 (15.79%) NCDA
5 3 (15.79%) NCIE
5 3 (15.79%) MCTS
5 3 (15.79%) MCITP
5 3 (15.79%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (10.53%) CCEA
6 2 (10.53%) CCA
6 2 (10.53%) VCDX
6 2 (10.53%) CCIA
7 1 (5.26%) MCSA
7 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) VMware Infrastructure
1 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) XenDesktop
2 3 (15.79%) vSphere
2 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.26%) XenApp
3 1 (5.26%) XenServer
3 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Legato
2 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Citrix
2 17 (89.47%) VMware
3 16 (84.21%) Cisco
4 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
5 6 (31.58%) NetApp
6 4 (21.05%) CommVault
7 3 (15.79%) Symantec
8 2 (10.53%) McAfee
8 2 (10.53%) HP
9 1 (5.26%) Dell
9 1 (5.26%) EMC
9 1 (5.26%) Sophos
9 1 (5.26%) PlateSpin
9 1 (5.26%) LANDesk
9 1 (5.26%) Veeam