The table below looks at the statistics for VCAP in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCAP over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
England / East of England
Rank 245 270 280
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +10
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 3 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.050% 0.053% 0.013%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.17% 0.18% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Median salary £64,000 £62,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
UK excluding London median salary £64,000 £62,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +64.23%

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

Qualifications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1723 2258 2256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.76% 30.16% 29.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1310 1713 1785
Median salary £43,000 £43,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VCAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing VCAP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

VCAP Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

VCAP
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

VCAP Salary Trend in the East of England

VCAP
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VCAP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 3 £64,000 -
VCAP
England

VCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, IT jobs citing VCAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for VCAP.

1 13 (100.00%) VCDX
2 12 (92.31%) Presales
3 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (69.23%) VMware
3 9 (69.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (69.23%) Customer Requirements
4 6 (46.15%) Windows
4 6 (46.15%) vSphere
4 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (46.15%) vCloud
5 5 (38.46%) Unified Communications
5 5 (38.46%) OpenStack
5 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
5 5 (38.46%) XenServer
5 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
5 5 (38.46%) vRealize
5 5 (38.46%) Application Virtualisation
5 5 (38.46%) Private Cloud
5 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
5 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
5 5 (38.46%) Citrix
5 5 (38.46%) Computacenter
6 4 (30.77%) Finance
6 4 (30.77%) Project Management
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (30.77%) SAN
6 4 (30.77%) MCSE
6 4 (30.77%) MCP
6 4 (30.77%) Cisco

VCAP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (38.46%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Unified Communications
2 4 (30.77%) SAN
3 3 (23.08%) WAN
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Architect
1 7 (53.85%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Consultant
2 5 (38.46%) Principal Consultant
2 5 (38.46%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Architect
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) EMC Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
1 5 (38.46%) Private Cloud
2 4 (30.77%) Public Cloud
3 3 (23.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (23.08%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
3 3 (23.08%) Unix
4 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Presales
2 9 (69.23%) Customer Requirements
3 5 (38.46%) Application Virtualisation
4 4 (30.77%) Business Development
4 4 (30.77%) Project Management
5 3 (23.08%) Data Encryption
5 3 (23.08%) Data Management
5 3 (23.08%) DDoS Mitigation
5 3 (23.08%) High Availability
5 3 (23.08%) Information Management
5 3 (23.08%) TOGAF
6 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) VCDX
2 9 (69.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (30.77%) MCP
3 4 (30.77%) MCSE
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (23.08%) CCDP
4 3 (23.08%) CCIE
4 3 (23.08%) CCMSE
4 3 (23.08%) CCNP
4 3 (23.08%) CCSE
4 3 (23.08%) CCSM
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (23.08%) VCP5
4 3 (23.08%) VCP6
5 1 (7.69%) EMCISA
5 1 (7.69%) EMCSA
5 1 (7.69%) RHCA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) vCloud
1 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (46.15%) vSphere
2 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
2 5 (38.46%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) vRealize
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) VMware
2 5 (38.46%) Citrix
2 5 (38.46%) Computacenter
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco
4 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.69%) EMC