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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Rank 876 885 890
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 38 77 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.070% 0.084%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.15% 0.26% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 29 61 80
Median salary £50,000 £60,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.35% +21.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £87,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £60,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-17.35% +21.00%

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
25782 30155 31434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.36% 27.44% 27.18%
Number of salaries quoted 20928 24253 24331
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 24 August 2016 within the UK.

VCAP Salary Histogram in the UK

VCAP
Top 27 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 24 August 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 +30 37 £50,000 -11.11% 3
South East +19 19 £42,500 -12.82% 1
Buckinghamshire +28 10 £42,500 -27.35%
London +28 9 £75,000 +30.43% 1
Milton Keynes +20 8 £42,500 -27.35%
West Midlands +4 5 £90,000 +20.00%
North West +1 4 £50,000 -20.31% 1
Birmingham -15 4 £70,000 -6.66%
Northwich - 3 £50,000 - 1
Cheshire - 3 £50,000 - 1
City of London +67 2 £75,000 +54.63% 1
Slough +16 2 £75,000 -
Surrey +16 2 - -
Berkshire +12 2 £75,000 -
Farnborough 0 2 £48,750 -2.50%
Camberley -1 2 - -
Hampshire -5 2 £48,750 -2.50%
West Sussex - 2 £40,000 -
Gatwick - 2 £40,000 -
Manchester -10 1 £50,000 -20.31%
South West - 1 £55,000 -
Swindon - 1 £55,000 -
Oxford - 1 £55,000 -
Gloucester - 1 £55,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £55,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £55,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £55,000 -

VCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 67 (95.71%) VMware
1 67 (95.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 50 (71.43%) vSphere
3 40 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 34 (48.57%) vCloud
5 32 (45.71%) Citrix
6 30 (42.86%) vRealize
7 29 (41.43%) Citrix Certification
8 28 (40.00%) Cisco
9 27 (38.57%) Microsoft
10 23 (32.86%) CCA
11 22 (31.43%) XenApp
12 21 (30.00%) MS Excel
13 20 (28.57%) CCNP
13 20 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
14 19 (27.14%) CCNA
14 19 (27.14%) Use Case
15 18 (25.71%) Windows
16 17 (24.29%) SAN
17 16 (22.86%) Microsoft Certification
18 15 (21.43%) PowerShell
19 14 (20.00%) ITIL
20 13 (18.57%) Active Directory
20 13 (18.57%) VCDX
21 12 (17.14%) MS Exchange
21 12 (17.14%) NetApp
22 11 (15.71%) VMware ESX
22 11 (15.71%) WAN
22 11 (15.71%) TCP/IP
22 11 (15.71%) XenDesktop

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 12 (17.14%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.43%) OpenStack
Applications
1 21 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (5.71%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.43%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (1.43%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (24.29%) SAN
2 11 (15.71%) TCP/IP
2 11 (15.71%) WAN
3 10 (14.29%) Firewall
3 10 (14.29%) LAN
4 9 (12.86%) MPLS
5 8 (11.43%) NetScaler
6 3 (4.29%) DNS
6 3 (4.29%) NAS
7 2 (2.86%) DHCP
8 1 (1.43%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (1.43%) IPsec
8 1 (1.43%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.86%) Big Data
2 1 (1.43%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (14.29%) Finance
2 6 (8.57%) Marketing
3 1 (1.43%) Banking
3 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (62.86%) Consultant
2 35 (50.00%) VMware Consultant
3 11 (15.71%) Architect
3 11 (15.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (12.86%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (11.43%) Citrix Consultant
5 8 (11.43%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (8.57%) Cloud Architect
6 6 (8.57%) VMware Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Cloud Consultant
7 4 (5.71%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.71%) Solutions Consultant
7 4 (5.71%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (5.71%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) IT Architect
8 3 (4.29%) IT Consultant
8 3 (4.29%) Senior Consultant
8 3 (4.29%) Senior VMware Consultant
9 2 (2.86%) Senior VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.71%) COM
1 4 (5.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.43%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.14%) FlexPod
3 4 (5.71%) Public Cloud
4 3 (4.29%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.86%) Social Media
6 1 (1.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.43%) EMC VNXe
6 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.43%) iSeries
6 1 (1.43%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.71%) Windows
2 10 (14.29%) Linux
3 4 (5.71%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.86%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.86%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.43%) CentOS
6 1 (1.43%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.14%) Use Case
2 14 (20.00%) ITIL
3 10 (14.29%) Presales
4 8 (11.43%) Matrix Management
5 5 (7.14%) Business Continuity
5 5 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 4 (5.71%) BCP
6 4 (5.71%) Converged Infrastructure
6 4 (5.71%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.29%) Capacity Management
7 3 (4.29%) Demand Management
7 3 (4.29%) Server Virtualisation
8 2 (2.86%) High Availability
8 2 (2.86%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.86%) Product Management
8 2 (2.86%) Project Management
8 2 (2.86%) Resource Management
9 1 (1.43%) Data Management
9 1 (1.43%) Information Management
9 1 (1.43%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 15 (21.43%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.29%) Perl
2 3 (4.29%) Python
2 3 (4.29%) Ruby
3 2 (2.86%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 67 (95.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 29 (41.43%) Citrix Certification
3 23 (32.86%) CCA
4 20 (28.57%) CCNP
4 20 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (27.14%) CCNA
6 16 (22.86%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (18.57%) VCDX
8 10 (14.29%) MCITP
9 5 (7.14%) CCIE
9 5 (7.14%) MCSA
9 5 (7.14%) MCSE
10 4 (5.71%) CCEA
10 4 (5.71%) EMCISA
10 4 (5.71%) EMCSA
10 4 (5.71%) RHCA
10 4 (5.71%) RHCE
10 4 (5.71%) Security Cleared
10 4 (5.71%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 2 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.29%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.86%) QA
4 1 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (71.43%) vSphere
2 40 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (48.57%) vCloud
4 22 (31.43%) XenApp
5 13 (18.57%) Active Directory
6 11 (15.71%) Hyper-V
6 11 (15.71%) VMware ESX
6 11 (15.71%) XenDesktop
7 8 (11.43%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (11.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 8 (11.43%) Virtual Servers
8 5 (7.14%) XenServer
9 3 (4.29%) Docker
9 3 (4.29%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (4.29%) VMware Server
10 2 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (1.43%) KVM
11 1 (1.43%) NFS
Systems Management
1 30 (42.86%) vRealize
2 8 (11.43%) SCOM
2 8 (11.43%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.43%) Ansible
3 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 67 (95.71%) VMware
2 32 (45.71%) Citrix
3 28 (40.00%) Cisco
4 27 (38.57%) Microsoft
5 12 (17.14%) NetApp
6 9 (12.86%) CheckPoint
7 8 (11.43%) AppSense
7 8 (11.43%) SolarWinds
8 5 (7.14%) EMC
9 4 (5.71%) Google
10 3 (4.29%) HP
10 3 (4.29%) Nimsoft
11 1 (1.43%) Computacenter
11 1 (1.43%) F5
11 1 (1.43%) IBM
11 1 (1.43%) Juniper
South East England
IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + See description
Posted: 8 days ago
Northwich
IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + See description
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago