The first table below looks at the demand for VCAP in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCAP over the 3 months to 22 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 West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Rank 189 169 169
Rank change year-on-year
-20 0
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 19 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.40% 0.085% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.69% 0.33% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 4
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £45,000 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -10.00%
Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1126 913 846
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.47% 25.96% 24.69%
Number of salaries quoted 898 652 700
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,300
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
VCAP
Yorkshire

VCAP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

VCAP Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

VCAP
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

VCAP Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

VCAP
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VCAP across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

VCAP Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

VCAP
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VCAP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Leeds -15 19 £42,000 -6.66%
VCAP
Yorkshire

VCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the West 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 30 (100.00%) VMware
2 29 (96.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 25 (83.33%) Cisco
4 20 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (66.67%) vSphere
5 18 (60.00%) Citrix
6 15 (50.00%) NCDA
7 14 (46.67%) NCIE
7 14 (46.67%) NetApp
7 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
8 13 (43.33%) VCDX
9 12 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (36.67%) CCIE
10 11 (36.67%) CCNP
10 11 (36.67%) CCNA
10 11 (36.67%) VTSP
10 11 (36.67%) Cisco Nexus
11 10 (33.33%) XenDesktop
11 10 (33.33%) MCP
11 10 (33.33%) Windows
12 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (30.00%) MCITP
12 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (26.67%) Windows 2000 Server
13 8 (26.67%) CCIA
13 8 (26.67%) MCTS
13 8 (26.67%) Cisco IOS
13 8 (26.67%) Citrix Certification
14 7 (23.33%) EMC

VCAP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the West 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 7 (23.33%) IIS
2 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (36.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (26.67%) Cisco IOS
3 6 (20.00%) SAN
4 4 (13.33%) WAAS
5 3 (10.00%) Unified Communications
6 2 (6.67%) NAS
6 2 (6.67%) Firewall
7 1 (3.33%) IPsec
7 1 (3.33%) MPLS
7 1 (3.33%) BIG-IP
7 1 (3.33%) ISDN
7 1 (3.33%) VoIP
7 1 (3.33%) WAN
7 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.33%) VPN
7 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (3.33%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Consultant
2 8 (26.67%) VMware Consultant
3 7 (23.33%) Storage Consultant
3 7 (23.33%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 7 (23.33%) FlexPod Consultant
4 6 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Operations Manager
5 5 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
5 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) Storage Solutions Architect
6 4 (13.33%) Storage Architect
6 4 (13.33%) Virtualisation Architect
6 4 (13.33%) Architect
6 4 (13.33%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Celerra
1 7 (23.33%) CLARiiON
1 7 (23.33%) FlexPod
2 3 (10.00%) EqualLogic
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Clustering
3 1 (3.33%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Windows
2 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (26.67%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.33%) Linux
5 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.33%) Migration
3 1 (3.33%) Change Management
3 1 (3.33%) Service Management
3 1 (3.33%) Project Management
3 1 (3.33%) ITIL
3 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (3.33%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (96.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 15 (50.00%) NCDA
3 14 (46.67%) NCIE
4 13 (43.33%) VCDX
5 12 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (36.67%) CCIE
6 11 (36.67%) CCNP
6 11 (36.67%) CCNA
6 11 (36.67%) VTSP
7 10 (33.33%) MCP
8 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (30.00%) MCITP
9 8 (26.67%) CCIA
9 8 (26.67%) MCTS
9 8 (26.67%) Citrix Certification
10 6 (20.00%) CCA
10 6 (20.00%) MCSE
11 4 (13.33%) CCEE
11 4 (13.33%) CCEA
12 3 (10.00%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) ISO 14001
1 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 20 (66.67%) vSphere
2 10 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 7 (23.33%) Hyper-V
3 7 (23.33%) XenApp
4 6 (20.00%) vCloud
5 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 3 (10.00%) VMware ESX
6 3 (10.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) VMware
2 25 (83.33%) Cisco
3 18 (60.00%) Citrix
4 14 (46.67%) NetApp
4 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
5 7 (23.33%) EMC
6 4 (13.33%) 3PAR
6 4 (13.33%) HP
6 4 (13.33%) Dell
7 1 (3.33%) Symantec
7 1 (3.33%) Avaya
7 1 (3.33%) F5