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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Rank 253 249 248
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 2 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.031% 0.10% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.14% 0.41% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 10
Median salary £51,250 £48,750 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.12% +0.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £59,000 £50,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £57,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-17.39% +18.55%
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
1437 1725 1729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.58% 25.69% 23.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1113 1314 1363
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%

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

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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 29 September 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
Cheshire +29 2 £51,250 -
VCAP
England

VCAP
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 7 (100.00%) vCloud
1 7 (100.00%) vSphere
1 7 (100.00%) vRealize
2 4 (57.14%) Use Case
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
4 1 (14.29%) Presales
4 1 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Consultant
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Senior VMware Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Use Case
2 1 (14.29%) Presales
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) vCloud
1 7 (100.00%) vSphere
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware