The table below looks at the statistics for VCAP in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCAP over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
England / South East
Rank - 440 446
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 0 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - 0.051% 0.068%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.16% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 1
Median salary - £58,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.81%
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 South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
4295 6129 6782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.82% 31.33% 33.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3445 4980 5178
Median salary £45,000 £47,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VCAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

VCAP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

VCAP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

VCAP Salary Trend in the South East

VCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 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 South East region with a requirement for VCAP.

1 10 (100.00%) VMware
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco
3 8 (80.00%) CCNP
3 8 (80.00%) CCNA
3 8 (80.00%) Windows
3 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (70.00%) XenApp
4 7 (70.00%) Citrix Certification
4 7 (70.00%) VMware ESX
4 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (70.00%) Citrix
4 7 (70.00%) ITIL
4 7 (70.00%) MS Exchange
5 6 (60.00%) WAN
5 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
5 6 (60.00%) SAN
5 6 (60.00%) MCITP
6 5 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (50.00%) Firewall
6 5 (50.00%) Finance
6 5 (50.00%) NetApp
6 5 (50.00%) MPLS
6 5 (50.00%) CCA
6 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 5 (50.00%) LAN
7 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint

VCAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 7 (70.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) SAN
1 6 (60.00%) WAN
2 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) LAN
2 5 (50.00%) MPLS
2 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (20.00%) DHCP
3 2 (20.00%) DNS
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Server Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Server Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Wintel Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Matrix Management
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) High Availability
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (80.00%) CCNA
2 8 (80.00%) CCNP
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (70.00%) Citrix Certification
3 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (60.00%) MCITP
5 5 (50.00%) CCA
6 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (20.00%) VCDX
7 1 (10.00%) EMCISA
7 1 (10.00%) EMCSA
7 1 (10.00%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (70.00%) VMware ESX
2 7 (70.00%) XenApp
3 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (40.00%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (30.00%) vSphere
6 2 (20.00%) vCloud
6 2 (20.00%) VMware Server
7 1 (10.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) SCOM
2 1 (10.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco
3 7 (70.00%) Citrix
3 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) NetApp
5 4 (40.00%) AppSense
5 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
5 4 (40.00%) SolarWinds
6 1 (10.00%) EMC
6 1 (10.00%) F5
6 1 (10.00%) HP
6 1 (10.00%) IBM
6 1 (10.00%) Juniper