The table below looks at the statistics for VCAP in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCAP over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
England / North West
Rank 245 230 243
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +13
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 1 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.017% 0.018% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.075% 0.065% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 13
Median salary £40,000 £60,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +93.54%
UK excluding London median salary £64,000 £62,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +45.88%

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

Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1342 1527 1728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.55% 27.45% 25.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1021 1186 1447
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VCAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

VCAP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

VCAP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

VCAP Salary Trend in the North West

VCAP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VCAP within the North West region over the 3 months to 20 January 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
Merseyside - 1 £40,000 -
VCAP
England

VCAP
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 North West region with a requirement for VCAP.

1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) vCloud
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) vRealize
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (33.33%) Presales
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management

VCAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior VMware Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Presales
1 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) vCloud
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) vRealize
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft