The table below looks at the statistics for VCAP in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCAP over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Rank 634 656 673
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +17
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 9 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.022% 0.025% 0.025%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.089% 0.098% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 12
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £70,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +47.36%
VCAP
England

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

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10095 11271 12618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.98% 25.90% 25.89%
Number of salaries quoted 8399 9230 10257
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VCAP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

VCAP Jobs Demand Trend in London

VCAP
Salary Trend in London

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

VCAP Salary Trend in London

VCAP
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VCAP across the London region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

VCAP Salary Histogram in London

VCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 London region with a requirement for VCAP.

1 27 (100.00%) VMware
1 27 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 21 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (62.96%) Cisco
4 16 (59.26%) Citrix
4 16 (59.26%) vSphere
5 12 (44.44%) Citrix Certification
5 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 10 (37.04%) CCNP
6 10 (37.04%) CCNA
6 10 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (37.04%) vCloud
6 10 (37.04%) vRealize
7 9 (33.33%) SAN
8 8 (29.63%) NetApp
8 8 (29.63%) Linux
8 8 (29.63%) NCIE
9 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (25.93%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
9 7 (25.93%) Google
9 7 (25.93%) Marketing
9 7 (25.93%) Mentoring
9 7 (25.93%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (25.93%) Public Cloud
9 7 (25.93%) MCSE
9 7 (25.93%) MCSA
9 7 (25.93%) COM
9 7 (25.93%) Web Services

VCAP
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (25.93%) Cloud Computing
1 7 (25.93%) Google Cloud Platform
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) IaaS
2 1 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) SAN
2 6 (22.22%) NAS
3 5 (18.52%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (3.70%) DHCP
4 1 (3.70%) DNS
General
1 7 (25.93%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (74.07%) Consultant
2 8 (29.63%) Architect
2 8 (29.63%) NetApp Consultant
2 8 (29.63%) VMware Consultant
3 7 (25.93%) Cloud Architect
3 7 (25.93%) Cloud Consultant
3 7 (25.93%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 7 (25.93%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (25.93%) Solutions Consultant
4 6 (22.22%) IT Architect
4 6 (22.22%) IT Consultant
5 5 (18.52%) Senior Support Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) Senior Technical Support
5 5 (18.52%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) Support Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) Technical Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) Technical Support
5 5 (18.52%) Technical Support Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) COM
1 7 (25.93%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Public Cloud
2 5 (18.52%) Data Centre
2 5 (18.52%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (18.52%) FlexPod
3 1 (3.70%) CLARiiON
3 1 (3.70%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (3.70%) EMC VNX
3 1 (3.70%) Symmetrix
3 1 (3.70%) Symmetrix DMX
3 1 (3.70%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) BCP
1 7 (25.93%) Business Continuity
1 7 (25.93%) Mentoring
2 6 (22.22%) Converged Infrastructure
3 5 (18.52%) Use Case
4 4 (14.81%) Presales
5 1 (3.70%) Capacity Management
5 1 (3.70%) Change Management
5 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL
5 1 (3.70%) Line Management
5 1 (3.70%) Migration
5 1 (3.70%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 12 (44.44%) Citrix Certification
3 10 (37.04%) CCNA
3 10 (37.04%) CCNP
3 10 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (29.63%) NCIE
5 7 (25.93%) CCEA
5 7 (25.93%) CCIE
5 7 (25.93%) MCSA
5 7 (25.93%) MCSE
5 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (25.93%) RHCE
5 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
5 7 (25.93%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 5 (18.52%) CCA
6 5 (18.52%) NCDA
7 1 (3.70%) Degree
7 1 (3.70%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) QA
System Software
1 21 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (59.26%) vSphere
3 10 (37.04%) vCloud
4 6 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (18.52%) XenServer
6 3 (11.11%) XenDesktop
7 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
7 1 (3.70%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (37.04%) vRealize
2 1 (3.70%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (3.70%) SCCM
2 1 (3.70%) SCOM
2 1 (3.70%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (62.96%) Cisco
3 16 (59.26%) Citrix
4 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 8 (29.63%) NetApp
6 7 (25.93%) Google
7 5 (18.52%) HP
8 3 (11.11%) 3PAR
8 3 (11.11%) Nimble Storage
9 1 (3.70%) Blue Coat
9 1 (3.70%) CommVault
9 1 (3.70%) Dell
9 1 (3.70%) EMC
9 1 (3.70%) IBM
9 1 (3.70%) Juniper
9 1 (3.70%) Veeam