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

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Rank - 460 457
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 0 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - 0.083% 0.095%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.27% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 5
Median salary - £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £59,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.17% +39.41%
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 South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
4847 6626 7352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 30.00% 30.42% 33.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3878 5367 5537
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 4 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 South East region with a requirement for VCAP.

1 18 (94.74%) Cisco
2 17 (89.47%) VMware
2 17 (89.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 15 (78.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (78.95%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (78.95%) Windows
3 15 (78.95%) CCNP
3 15 (78.95%) CCNA
4 14 (73.68%) ITIL
5 12 (63.16%) SAN
6 11 (57.89%) Citrix
6 11 (57.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
6 11 (57.89%) MS Exchange
6 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
6 11 (57.89%) VMware ESX
6 11 (57.89%) Citrix Certification
6 11 (57.89%) XenApp
7 10 (52.63%) Firewall
7 10 (52.63%) PowerShell
7 10 (52.63%) MCITP
7 10 (52.63%) WAN
7 10 (52.63%) TCP/IP
7 10 (52.63%) MS Excel
8 9 (47.37%) LAN
8 9 (47.37%) CCA
8 9 (47.37%) NetApp
8 9 (47.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 9 (47.37%) Finance
8 9 (47.37%) MPLS

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 11 (57.89%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (52.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) SAN
2 10 (52.63%) Firewall
2 10 (52.63%) TCP/IP
2 10 (52.63%) WAN
3 9 (47.37%) LAN
3 9 (47.37%) MPLS
4 3 (15.79%) DNS
5 2 (10.53%) DHCP
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (5.26%) IPsec
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (47.37%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (47.37%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Server Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Server Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Leader
6 1 (5.26%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Director
6 1 (5.26%) VMware Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) FlexPod
2 2 (10.53%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Linux
3 2 (10.53%) Windows 10
3 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) CentOS
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) ITIL
2 8 (42.11%) Matrix Management
3 3 (15.79%) Capacity Management
3 3 (15.79%) Presales
4 2 (10.53%) Converged Infrastructure
4 2 (10.53%) Demand Management
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.26%) High Availability
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.53%) Perl
2 2 (10.53%) Python
2 2 (10.53%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (89.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 15 (78.95%) CCNA
2 15 (78.95%) CCNP
2 15 (78.95%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (57.89%) Citrix Certification
3 11 (57.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (52.63%) MCITP
5 9 (47.37%) CCA
6 7 (36.84%) VCDX
7 4 (21.05%) EMCISA
7 4 (21.05%) EMCSA
7 4 (21.05%) RHCA
8 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (47.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 11 (57.89%) VMware ESX
2 11 (57.89%) XenApp
3 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 8 (42.11%) Virtual Servers
4 7 (36.84%) vCloud
4 7 (36.84%) vSphere
5 2 (10.53%) Docker
5 2 (10.53%) VMware Server
6 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
6 1 (5.26%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) SCOM
2 3 (15.79%) vRealize
3 1 (5.26%) Ansible
3 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) Cisco
2 17 (89.47%) VMware
3 11 (57.89%) Citrix
3 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
4 9 (47.37%) NetApp
5 8 (42.11%) AppSense
5 8 (42.11%) CheckPoint
5 8 (42.11%) SolarWinds
6 4 (21.05%) EMC
7 2 (10.53%) Nimsoft
8 1 (5.26%) F5
8 1 (5.26%) HP
8 1 (5.26%) IBM
8 1 (5.26%) Juniper