The table below looks at the statistics for VCAP in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCAP over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
England / South West
Rank 223 246 240
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -6
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.041% 0.018% 0.017%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.054% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Median salary £64,000 £55,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.36% +92.98%
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 West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1505 1857 1860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.83% 33.21% 30.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1176 1501 1514
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VCAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

VCAP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

VCAP
Salary Trend in the South West

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

VCAP Salary Trend in the South West

VCAP
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VCAP within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 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
Bristol - 2 £64,000 -
VCAP
England

VCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 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 West region with a requirement for VCAP.

1 4 (100.00%) VCDX
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) Presales
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) High Availability
3 2 (50.00%) Public Cloud
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) MCP
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (50.00%) Business Development
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (25.00%) Veeam
4 1 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) Dell
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Juniper

VCAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Presales
2 2 (50.00%) Business Development
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) VCDX
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) MCP
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (25.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) KVM
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (25.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Veeam