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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Rank 888 927 925
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -2
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 36 49 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.044% 0.065%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.14% 0.16% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 28 39 65
Median salary £50,000 £65,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +36.84%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £65,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +36.84%

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
25868 30387 33132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.65% 27.42% 27.47%
Number of salaries quoted 20929 24103 26245
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

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 26 June 2016 within the UK.

VCAP Salary Histogram in the UK

VCAP
Top 20 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 26 June 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
England +26 33 £50,000 -23.07% 7
London +32 12 £52,500 -20.75% 1
South East +33 9 £50,000 -2.43% 1
Berkshire +21 6 £75,000 -
North West +23 5 £50,000 -28.57%
Birmingham 0 5 £50,000 -33.33% 4
West Midlands -19 5 £50,000 -31.03% 4
Manchester +3 4 £50,000 -28.57%
Reading - 4 - -
Buckinghamshire +37 2 £42,500 -27.35%
Slough +7 2 £75,000 -
Milton Keynes +31 1 £42,500 -27.35%
Hampshire +11 1 £50,000 -2.43% 1
Farnborough -1 1 £50,000 -2.43% 1
Swindon - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 £50,000 -
Northwich - 1 £50,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 - -
South West - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £40,000 - 1

VCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 with a requirement for VCAP.

1 65 (95.59%) VMware
1 65 (95.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 44 (64.71%) vSphere
3 43 (63.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 35 (51.47%) Microsoft
5 34 (50.00%) Citrix
6 28 (41.18%) Citrix Certification
7 27 (39.71%) Cisco
8 26 (38.24%) vCloud
9 24 (35.29%) vRealize
10 20 (29.41%) CCA
10 20 (29.41%) MS Excel
11 16 (23.53%) CCNP
11 16 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
11 16 (23.53%) NetApp
11 16 (23.53%) XenApp
11 16 (23.53%) XenDesktop
12 15 (22.06%) Hyper-V
12 15 (22.06%) Microsoft Certification
13 14 (20.59%) SAN
13 14 (20.59%) CCNA
13 14 (20.59%) Use Case
14 12 (17.65%) Microsoft App-V
14 12 (17.65%) SCVMM
14 12 (17.65%) NetScaler
14 12 (17.65%) Presales
15 11 (16.18%) MCSE
15 11 (16.18%) MCSA
16 10 (14.71%) Windows
16 10 (14.71%) Linux

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 3 (4.41%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.47%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (29.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (13.24%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (11.76%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.47%) HP Helion
4 1 (1.47%) IaaS
4 1 (1.47%) PaaS
4 1 (1.47%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.59%) SAN
2 12 (17.65%) NetScaler
3 5 (7.35%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (7.35%) WAN
4 3 (4.41%) LAN
4 3 (4.41%) NAS
5 2 (2.94%) DNS
5 2 (2.94%) Firewall
5 2 (2.94%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.47%) DHCP
6 1 (1.47%) IPsec
6 1 (1.47%) MPLS
6 1 (1.47%) Network Security
6 1 (1.47%) VLAN
6 1 (1.47%) VoIP
6 1 (1.47%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.47%) Big Data
1 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (13.24%) Marketing
2 2 (2.94%) Finance
3 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (73.53%) Consultant
2 33 (48.53%) VMware Consultant
3 15 (22.06%) Architect
4 13 (19.12%) Solutions Architect
5 12 (17.65%) Citrix Consultant
6 10 (14.71%) Cloud Architect
7 9 (13.24%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 8 (11.76%) Cloud Consultant
8 8 (11.76%) Solutions Consultant
9 7 (10.29%) IT Architect
9 7 (10.29%) IT Consultant
9 7 (10.29%) NetApp Consultant
10 6 (8.82%) Technical Consultant
11 4 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
12 3 (4.41%) Senior Support Engineer
12 3 (4.41%) Senior Technical Support
12 3 (4.41%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
12 3 (4.41%) Storage Consultant
12 3 (4.41%) Support Engineer
12 3 (4.41%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.76%) COM
1 8 (11.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.24%) FlexPod
2 8 (11.76%) Public Cloud
3 6 (8.82%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.41%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (4.41%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.94%) iSeries
6 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.47%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.47%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.71%) Linux
1 10 (14.71%) Windows
2 6 (8.82%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.94%) Data ONTAP
4 2 (2.94%) Unix
5 1 (1.47%) CentOS
5 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.59%) Use Case
2 12 (17.65%) Presales
3 9 (13.24%) Business Continuity
3 9 (13.24%) Mentoring
4 8 (11.76%) BCP
5 7 (10.29%) Converged Infrastructure
6 3 (4.41%) Server Virtualisation
6 3 (4.41%) Virtual Environments
7 2 (2.94%) Data Management
7 2 (2.94%) DDoS Mitigation
7 2 (2.94%) Demand Management
7 2 (2.94%) High Availability
7 2 (2.94%) Information Management
7 2 (2.94%) ITIL
7 2 (2.94%) Migration
7 2 (2.94%) Resource Management
7 2 (2.94%) TOGAF
8 1 (1.47%) Matrix Management
8 1 (1.47%) Product Management
8 1 (1.47%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.29%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.94%) Perl
2 2 (2.94%) Python
2 2 (2.94%) Ruby
3 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.47%) C
3 1 (1.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 65 (95.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 28 (41.18%) Citrix Certification
3 20 (29.41%) CCA
4 16 (23.53%) CCNP
4 16 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (22.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (20.59%) CCNA
7 11 (16.18%) MCSA
7 11 (16.18%) MCSE
8 10 (14.71%) CCIE
8 10 (14.71%) NCIE
8 10 (14.71%) VCDX
9 8 (11.76%) CCEA
9 8 (11.76%) RHCE
9 8 (11.76%) Security Cleared
9 8 (11.76%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 7 (10.29%) NCDA
11 3 (4.41%) VCP5
12 2 (2.94%) CCMSE
12 2 (2.94%) CCSM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) QA
2 2 (2.94%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 44 (64.71%) vSphere
2 43 (63.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (38.24%) vCloud
4 16 (23.53%) XenApp
4 16 (23.53%) XenDesktop
5 15 (22.06%) Hyper-V
6 12 (17.65%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (7.35%) Active Directory
8 4 (5.88%) XenServer
9 3 (4.41%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (4.41%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (2.94%) Docker
11 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (1.47%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (1.47%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (1.47%) VMware ESX
11 1 (1.47%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 24 (35.29%) vRealize
2 12 (17.65%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.47%) Ansible
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.47%) Puppet
3 1 (1.47%) SCOM
3 1 (1.47%) WSUS
Vendors
1 65 (95.59%) VMware
2 35 (51.47%) Microsoft
3 34 (50.00%) Citrix
4 27 (39.71%) Cisco
5 16 (23.53%) NetApp
6 8 (11.76%) Google
6 8 (11.76%) HP
7 4 (5.88%) 3PAR
8 3 (4.41%) CheckPoint
8 3 (4.41%) Nimble Storage
9 2 (2.94%) Nimsoft
10 1 (1.47%) AppSense
10 1 (1.47%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.47%) Dell
10 1 (1.47%) EMC
10 1 (1.47%) IBM
10 1 (1.47%) Juniper
10 1 (1.47%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.47%) Symantec
10 1 (1.47%) Veeam
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