The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Rank 191 174 178
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +4
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 13 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.27% 0.16% 0.080%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.12% 0.65% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 2
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £45,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £47,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
VCAP
Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1159 918 843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.76% 24.97% 22.37%
Number of salaries quoted 915 715 690
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -21 13 £42,000 -6.66%
VCAP
Yorkshire

VCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 32 (100.00%) VMware
2 31 (96.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 27 (84.38%) Cisco
4 22 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (65.63%) vSphere
6 20 (62.50%) Citrix
7 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
8 16 (50.00%) NCDA
9 15 (46.88%) NCIE
9 15 (46.88%) NetApp
10 14 (43.75%) VTSP
10 14 (43.75%) Cisco Nexus
11 13 (40.63%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (37.50%) CCNA
13 11 (34.38%) Windows
13 11 (34.38%) CCIE
13 11 (34.38%) CCNP
13 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Certification
13 11 (34.38%) XenDesktop
13 11 (34.38%) VCDX
13 11 (34.38%) MCITP
14 10 (31.25%) MCP
14 10 (31.25%) MCSE
15 9 (28.13%) CCA
15 9 (28.13%) Citrix Certification
15 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2003
15 9 (28.13%) MCTS
15 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
15 9 (28.13%) CCIA
16 8 (25.00%) Cisco IOS

VCAP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 8 (25.00%) IIS
2 7 (21.88%) MS Exchange
2 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (43.75%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
3 7 (21.88%) WAAS
4 5 (15.63%) SAN
5 3 (9.38%) NAS
6 2 (6.25%) Firewall
7 1 (3.13%) IPsec
7 1 (3.13%) BIG-IP
7 1 (3.13%) MPLS
7 1 (3.13%) ISDN
7 1 (3.13%) VoIP
7 1 (3.13%) WAN
7 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.13%) VPN
7 1 (3.13%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (3.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (21.88%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Consultant
2 8 (25.00%) VMware Consultant
3 7 (21.88%) Storage Architect
3 7 (21.88%) Storage Solutions Architect
3 7 (21.88%) Storage Consultant
3 7 (21.88%) Virtualisation Architect
3 7 (21.88%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (21.88%) Architect
3 7 (21.88%) FlexPod Consultant
4 6 (18.75%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (15.63%) Operations Manager
5 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Operations Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
5 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Network Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) CLARiiON
1 8 (25.00%) Celerra
2 7 (21.88%) FlexPod
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) EqualLogic
3 1 (3.13%) Clustering
3 1 (3.13%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) Windows
2 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.13%) Linux
5 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.13%) CentOS
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (9.38%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (6.25%) ITIL
2 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
2 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (3.13%) Change Management
3 1 (3.13%) Migration
3 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2
3 1 (3.13%) Project Management
3 1 (3.13%) Service Management
3 1 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (3.13%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (96.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 16 (50.00%) NCDA
3 15 (46.88%) NCIE
4 14 (43.75%) VTSP
5 13 (40.63%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (37.50%) CCNA
7 11 (34.38%) CCIE
7 11 (34.38%) CCNP
7 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (34.38%) MCITP
7 11 (34.38%) VCDX
8 10 (31.25%) MCP
8 10 (31.25%) MCSE
9 9 (28.13%) CCA
9 9 (28.13%) Citrix Certification
9 9 (28.13%) MCTS
9 9 (28.13%) CCIA
10 7 (21.88%) CCEA
11 2 (6.25%) CCEE
12 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
1 1 (3.13%) ISO 14001
1 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (65.63%) vSphere
3 11 (34.38%) XenDesktop
4 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 7 (21.88%) vCloud
6 5 (15.63%) XenApp
7 1 (3.13%) XenServer
7 1 (3.13%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) VMware
2 27 (84.38%) Cisco
3 20 (62.50%) Citrix
4 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
5 15 (46.88%) NetApp
6 8 (25.00%) EMC
7 7 (21.88%) 3PAR
8 2 (6.25%) HP
8 2 (6.25%) Dell
9 1 (3.13%) Symantec
9 1 (3.13%) Avaya
9 1 (3.13%) F5