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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Rank 262 242 266
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +24
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 1 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.016% 0.066% 0.081%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.070% 0.25% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 6
Median salary £40,000 £48,750 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.94% +16.76%
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £60,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +45.45%
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 North West region.

Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1434 1624 1821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.91% 26.99% 24.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1120 1208 1527
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
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 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 29 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 North West region with a requirement for VCAP.

1 5 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) vSphere
2 4 (80.00%) vCloud
2 4 (80.00%) vRealize
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (20.00%) Presales
4 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) Use Case
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) MCSE
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) EMC
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) 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 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Senior VMware Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (20.00%) Presales
1 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
1 1 (20.00%) Time Management
1 1 (20.00%) Use Case
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) vCloud
1 4 (80.00%) vSphere
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) EMC
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft