The table below looks at the statistics for VCAP in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCAP over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
UK / England
Rank 809 882 886
Rank change year-on-year
+73 +4
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 24 38 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.040% 0.061%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.12% 0.15% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 9 31 41
Median salary £64,000 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £45,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,200 £100,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £64,000 £62,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +55.00%

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

Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
19559 26164 27429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 24.64% 27.70% 27.43%
Number of salaries quoted 15523 21136 21927
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VCAP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

VCAP Jobs Demand Trend in England

VCAP
Salary Trend in England

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

VCAP Salary Trend in England

VCAP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VCAP across the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

VCAP Salary Histogram in England

VCAP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VCAP within the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
West Midlands - 12 - -
London +43 4 £55,000 -4.34% 1
East of England +12 3 £64,000 +3.22%
Yorkshire - 3 - -
South West - 2 £64,000 -
VCAP
UK

VCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 England region with a requirement for VCAP.

1 30 (66.67%) VCDX
1 30 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (64.44%) MCSE
2 29 (64.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (62.22%) Presales
4 25 (55.56%) Customer Requirements
4 25 (55.56%) VMware
5 24 (53.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 24 (53.33%) Data Centre
5 24 (53.33%) Public Cloud
6 20 (44.44%) Project Management
6 20 (44.44%) MCP
6 20 (44.44%) Business Development
6 20 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (37.78%) Citrix
8 16 (35.56%) Degree
8 16 (35.56%) vSphere
9 15 (33.33%) Time Management
10 14 (31.11%) Cisco
10 14 (31.11%) Line Management
11 12 (26.67%) SAN
12 10 (22.22%) Windows
12 10 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
13 9 (20.00%) XenServer
13 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
13 9 (20.00%) Active Directory
13 9 (20.00%) Finance
14 8 (17.78%) CCNP
14 8 (17.78%) Citrix Certification
14 8 (17.78%) Cisco Certification

VCAP
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (11.11%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 30 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (8.89%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.67%) SAN
2 6 (13.33%) WAN
3 5 (11.11%) NAS
3 5 (11.11%) Unified Communications
4 3 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (6.67%) MPLS
4 3 (6.67%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.22%) Firewall
5 1 (2.22%) LAN
5 1 (2.22%) Network Security
5 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) Big Data
General
1 9 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Marketing
3 1 (2.22%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Dutch Language
3 1 (2.22%) French Language
3 1 (2.22%) German Language
Job Titles
1 32 (71.11%) Architect
2 23 (51.11%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (20.00%) Consultant
4 7 (15.56%) IT Architect
5 6 (13.33%) Cloud Architect
6 5 (11.11%) Principal Consultant
6 5 (11.11%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 4 (8.89%) Cloud Consultant
7 4 (8.89%) IT Consultant
7 4 (8.89%) Technical Architect
7 4 (8.89%) VMware Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Citrix Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Senior Citrix Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Senior Support Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Support Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) VMware Architect
9 2 (4.44%) Citrix Support
9 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (4.44%) Senior Citrix Support
9 2 (4.44%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (53.33%) Data Centre
1 24 (53.33%) Public Cloud
2 5 (11.11%) Private Cloud
3 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (6.67%) iSeries
5 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.22%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.22%) EMC VNXe
5 1 (2.22%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.22%) Windows
2 7 (15.56%) Linux
2 7 (15.56%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.67%) Solaris
3 3 (6.67%) Unix
4 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (62.22%) Presales
2 25 (55.56%) Customer Requirements
3 20 (44.44%) Business Development
3 20 (44.44%) Project Management
4 15 (33.33%) Time Management
5 14 (31.11%) Line Management
6 5 (11.11%) Application Virtualisation
6 5 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 4 (8.89%) Analytics
7 4 (8.89%) BCP
7 4 (8.89%) Business Continuity
7 4 (8.89%) Data Analytics
7 4 (8.89%) High Availability
7 4 (8.89%) TOGAF
8 3 (6.67%) Converged Infrastructure
8 3 (6.67%) Data Management
8 3 (6.67%) DDoS Mitigation
8 3 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (6.67%) Information Management
8 3 (6.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 30 (66.67%) VCDX
2 29 (64.44%) MCSE
2 29 (64.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (53.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 20 (44.44%) MCP
5 16 (35.56%) Degree
6 8 (17.78%) CCNP
6 8 (17.78%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (17.78%) Citrix Certification
7 7 (15.56%) CCIE
8 5 (11.11%) MCSA
9 4 (8.89%) CCA
9 4 (8.89%) CCEA
9 4 (8.89%) CCNA
9 4 (8.89%) RHCE
9 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
9 4 (8.89%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 3 (6.67%) CCSE
10 3 (6.67%) MCITP
10 3 (6.67%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) PCI DSS
1 3 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 20 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (35.56%) vSphere
3 9 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (20.00%) XenServer
4 7 (15.56%) XenApp
5 6 (13.33%) Hyper-V
5 6 (13.33%) vCloud
6 5 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (8.89%) XenDesktop
8 2 (4.44%) VMware ESX
8 2 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (2.22%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) vRealize
2 1 (2.22%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (2.22%) SCCM
2 1 (2.22%) vMotion
Vendors
1 25 (55.56%) VMware
2 17 (37.78%) Citrix
3 14 (31.11%) Cisco
4 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (11.11%) Computacenter
6 4 (8.89%) Google
6 4 (8.89%) HP
7 3 (6.67%) 3PAR
7 3 (6.67%) CheckPoint
7 3 (6.67%) CommVault
7 3 (6.67%) Dell Compellent
7 3 (6.67%) EMC
7 3 (6.67%) NetApp
7 3 (6.67%) Nimble Storage
7 3 (6.67%) Oracle
8 1 (2.22%) Dell
8 1 (2.22%) Veeam
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