The table below looks at the statistics for VCAP in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCAP over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
UK
Rank 820 888 888
Rank change year-on-year
+68 0
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 29 51 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.051% 0.060%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.14% 0.18% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 18 45 39
Median salary £55,000 £62,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.29% +24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,700 £42,200 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £100,000 £60,500
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 across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
21316 28046 29397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.26% 28.06% 27.94%
Number of salaries quoted 16869 22450 23520
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,823 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VCAP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

VCAP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VCAP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VCAP within the UK.

VCAP Salary Trend in the UK

VCAP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VCAP over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 within the UK.

VCAP Salary Histogram in the UK

VCAP
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VCAP within the UK over the 3 months to 20 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
England +61 25 £58,750 -5.24% 1
West Midlands - 9 - -
Birmingham - 9 - -
London +59 8 £55,000 -8.33% 1
East of England +14 5 £64,000 +3.22%
Cambridgeshire - 4 £64,000 -
Peterborough - 4 £64,000 -
South West +13 2 £64,000 +16.36%
Scotland - 2 £50,250 -
Edinburgh - 2 £50,250 -
Bristol - 2 £64,000 -
Bedford +16 1 £62,500 +6.83%
Bedfordshire 0 1 £62,500 +0.80%
North West -15 1 £40,000 -33.33%
Merseyside - 1 £40,000 -
Liverpool - 1 £40,000 -

VCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 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 with a requirement for VCAP.

1 43 (70.49%) VMware
2 42 (68.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 32 (52.46%) VCDX
4 31 (50.82%) Presales
4 31 (50.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 30 (49.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 29 (47.54%) Microsoft Azure
7 28 (45.90%) vSphere
8 26 (42.62%) Data Centre
9 23 (37.70%) MCSE
9 23 (37.70%) Citrix
10 22 (36.07%) Cisco
10 22 (36.07%) Windows
11 21 (34.43%) Public Cloud
12 20 (32.79%) vCloud
13 19 (31.15%) Project Management
14 18 (29.51%) SAN
14 18 (29.51%) vRealize
15 17 (27.87%) MCP
15 17 (27.87%) Business Development
16 16 (26.23%) CCNP
16 16 (26.23%) Cisco Certification
17 15 (24.59%) Microsoft
17 15 (24.59%) Citrix Certification
18 14 (22.95%) Finance
19 13 (21.31%) Active Directory
19 13 (21.31%) Degree
20 12 (19.67%) Amazon AWS
20 12 (19.67%) PowerShell
20 12 (19.67%) Time Management

VCAP
Top Related IT Skills 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 9 (14.75%) OpenStack
2 7 (11.48%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (14.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.28%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.28%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 29 (47.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (19.67%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (8.20%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (6.56%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (3.28%) G Suite
5 2 (3.28%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (29.51%) SAN
2 9 (14.75%) WAN
3 8 (13.11%) NAS
4 7 (11.48%) LAN
4 7 (11.48%) TCP/IP
5 6 (9.84%) Firewall
5 6 (9.84%) Unified Communications
6 5 (8.20%) MPLS
7 2 (3.28%) DHCP
7 2 (3.28%) DNS
8 1 (1.64%) Network Security
8 1 (1.64%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Vagrant
General
1 14 (22.95%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Marketing
3 2 (3.28%) Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.64%) French Language
4 1 (1.64%) German Language
4 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (44.26%) Architect
2 21 (34.43%) Solutions Architect
3 19 (31.15%) Consultant
4 8 (13.11%) VMware Consultant
5 7 (11.48%) Cloud Architect
5 7 (11.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) Principal Consultant
5 7 (11.48%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 6 (9.84%) VMware Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Cloud Consultant
8 4 (6.56%) IT Architect
8 4 (6.56%) IT Consultant
9 3 (4.92%) Citrix Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Senior Citrix Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Senior Support Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Support Engineer
10 2 (3.28%) Citrix Support
10 2 (3.28%) Linux Engineer
10 2 (3.28%) Senior Citrix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (42.62%) Data Centre
2 21 (34.43%) Public Cloud
3 7 (11.48%) Private Cloud
4 4 (6.56%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (4.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.92%) iSeries
6 2 (3.28%) EMC VNXe
6 2 (3.28%) Replication
7 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.64%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.64%) FlexPod
7 1 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (36.07%) Windows
2 10 (16.39%) Windows Server
3 8 (13.11%) Linux
4 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.92%) Unix
7 2 (3.28%) Windows 10
7 2 (3.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (50.82%) Presales
2 19 (31.15%) Project Management
3 17 (27.87%) Business Development
4 12 (19.67%) Time Management
5 11 (18.03%) Line Management
6 10 (16.39%) ITIL
7 7 (11.48%) Application Virtualisation
8 6 (9.84%) Mentoring
9 5 (8.20%) Business Continuity
9 5 (8.20%) High Availability
10 4 (6.56%) Analytics
10 4 (6.56%) BCP
10 4 (6.56%) Data Analytics
10 4 (6.56%) Matrix Management
10 4 (6.56%) TOGAF
10 4 (6.56%) Use Case
11 3 (4.92%) Data Encryption
11 3 (4.92%) Data Management
11 3 (4.92%) DDoS Mitigation
11 3 (4.92%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (6.56%) Python
3 3 (4.92%) Perl
3 3 (4.92%) Ruby
4 2 (3.28%) Java
Qualifications
1 42 (68.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 32 (52.46%) VCDX
3 30 (49.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (37.70%) MCSE
5 17 (27.87%) MCP
6 16 (26.23%) CCNP
6 16 (26.23%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (24.59%) Citrix Certification
8 13 (21.31%) Degree
9 12 (19.67%) CCNA
10 9 (14.75%) CCA
11 7 (11.48%) CCIE
12 6 (9.84%) MCITP
13 5 (8.20%) MCSA
14 4 (6.56%) CCEA
14 4 (6.56%) RHCE
14 4 (6.56%) Security Cleared
14 4 (6.56%) Six Sigma Black Belt
15 3 (4.92%) CCDP
15 3 (4.92%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.92%) QA
3 1 (1.64%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (50.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (45.90%) vSphere
3 20 (32.79%) vCloud
4 13 (21.31%) Active Directory
5 11 (18.03%) XenApp
5 11 (18.03%) XenServer
6 9 (14.75%) Hyper-V
7 8 (13.11%) VMware ESX
8 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (6.56%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (6.56%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (6.56%) VMware Server
8 4 (6.56%) XenDesktop
9 2 (3.28%) NFS
9 2 (3.28%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.64%) Docker
10 1 (1.64%) KVM
Systems Management
1 18 (29.51%) vRealize
2 4 (6.56%) SCOM
3 2 (3.28%) Ansible
3 2 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.28%) Puppet
4 1 (1.64%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.64%) vMotion
Vendors
1 43 (70.49%) VMware
2 23 (37.70%) Citrix
3 22 (36.07%) Cisco
4 15 (24.59%) Microsoft
5 7 (11.48%) CheckPoint
5 7 (11.48%) Computacenter
5 7 (11.48%) NetApp
6 6 (9.84%) Google
7 5 (8.20%) EMC
8 4 (6.56%) AppSense
8 4 (6.56%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.28%) HP
10 1 (1.64%) Dell
10 1 (1.64%) F5
10 1 (1.64%) IBM
10 1 (1.64%) Juniper
10 1 (1.64%) Nimsoft
10 1 (1.64%) Veeam
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