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 31 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Rank 883 905 903
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -2
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 29 63 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.058% 0.079%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% 0.21% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 24 50 77
Median salary £50,000 £62,250 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.67% +29.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £87,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £62,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-19.35% +27.17%

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
26019 30024 31861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.58% 27.41% 27.23%
Number of salaries quoted 21044 23930 24920
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 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 0 29 £50,000 -19.35% 5
South East +17 15 £42,500 -15.00% 1
London +36 7 £67,500 +1.88% 3
Milton Keynes +24 6 £42,500 -27.35%
Buckinghamshire +22 6 £42,500 -27.35%
West Midlands -3 4 £70,000 -3.44% 1
North West +12 3 £50,000 -28.57%
Berkshire -5 3 £75,000 -
Birmingham -9 3 £50,000 -33.33% 1
Surrey +21 2 - -
Slough +16 2 £75,000 -
Farnborough +4 2 £48,750 -2.50%
Manchester 0 2 £50,000 -28.57%
Hampshire 0 2 £48,750 -2.50%
Camberley - 2 - -
South West - 1 £55,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £55,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £55,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £55,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £50,000 -
Swindon - 1 £55,000 -
Reading - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 £55,000 -
Northwich - 1 £50,000 -
Gloucester - 1 £55,000 -
Gatwick - 1 £40,000 -

VCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 62 (96.88%) VMware
1 62 (96.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 43 (67.19%) vSphere
3 41 (64.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 34 (53.13%) Citrix
5 30 (46.88%) Microsoft
6 29 (45.31%) Citrix Certification
7 26 (40.63%) Cisco
8 25 (39.06%) vCloud
9 23 (35.94%) CCA
10 21 (32.81%) MS Excel
10 21 (32.81%) vRealize
11 20 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
11 20 (31.25%) CCNP
11 20 (31.25%) XenApp
12 19 (29.69%) CCNA
13 18 (28.13%) SAN
14 15 (23.44%) Use Case
15 14 (21.88%) XenDesktop
16 13 (20.31%) PowerShell
16 13 (20.31%) NetApp
16 13 (20.31%) Microsoft Certification
16 13 (20.31%) Windows
17 12 (18.75%) VCDX
18 11 (17.19%) Hyper-V
18 11 (17.19%) Linux
18 11 (17.19%) ITIL
19 10 (15.63%) Microsoft App-V
19 10 (15.63%) SCVMM
19 10 (15.63%) Presales

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 8 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 21 (32.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.81%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (7.81%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.56%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 18 (28.13%) SAN
2 10 (15.63%) NetScaler
3 8 (12.50%) WAN
4 7 (10.94%) Firewall
4 7 (10.94%) TCP/IP
5 6 (9.38%) LAN
5 6 (9.38%) MPLS
6 3 (4.69%) NAS
7 2 (3.13%) DNS
8 1 (1.56%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (1.56%) DHCP
8 1 (1.56%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (10.94%) Marketing
2 6 (9.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 42 (65.63%) Consultant
2 30 (46.88%) VMware Consultant
3 11 (17.19%) Architect
4 10 (15.63%) Citrix Consultant
5 9 (14.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (14.06%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (9.38%) Cloud Architect
6 6 (9.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Cloud Consultant
7 5 (7.81%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 5 (7.81%) Solutions Consultant
7 5 (7.81%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) VMware Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) IT Architect
8 4 (6.25%) IT Consultant
8 4 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) NetApp Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) Senior Technical Support
9 3 (4.69%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.81%) COM
1 5 (7.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.81%) Public Cloud
3 4 (6.25%) FlexPod
4 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (3.13%) Social Media
6 1 (1.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.56%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.31%) Windows
2 11 (17.19%) Linux
3 3 (4.69%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.56%) CentOS
4 1 (1.56%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.56%) Unix
4 1 (1.56%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.44%) Use Case
2 11 (17.19%) ITIL
3 10 (15.63%) Presales
4 6 (9.38%) Business Continuity
4 6 (9.38%) Matrix Management
5 5 (7.81%) BCP
5 5 (7.81%) Mentoring
6 3 (4.69%) Capacity Management
6 3 (4.69%) Converged Infrastructure
6 3 (4.69%) Server Virtualisation
6 3 (4.69%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.13%) Demand Management
7 2 (3.13%) High Availability
7 2 (3.13%) Product Management
7 2 (3.13%) Resource Management
8 1 (1.56%) Data Management
8 1 (1.56%) DevOps
8 1 (1.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.56%) Migration
8 1 (1.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.31%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.13%) Bash Shell
2 2 (3.13%) Perl
2 2 (3.13%) Python
2 2 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 62 (96.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 29 (45.31%) Citrix Certification
3 23 (35.94%) CCA
4 20 (31.25%) CCNP
4 20 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (29.69%) CCNA
6 13 (20.31%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (18.75%) VCDX
8 7 (10.94%) MCITP
9 6 (9.38%) CCIE
9 6 (9.38%) MCSA
9 6 (9.38%) MCSE
10 5 (7.81%) CCEA
10 5 (7.81%) RHCE
10 5 (7.81%) Security Cleared
10 5 (7.81%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 4 (6.25%) EMCISA
11 4 (6.25%) EMCSA
11 4 (6.25%) RHCA
12 3 (4.69%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.69%) QA
3 2 (3.13%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (67.19%) vSphere
2 41 (64.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (39.06%) vCloud
4 20 (31.25%) XenApp
5 14 (21.88%) XenDesktop
6 11 (17.19%) Hyper-V
7 10 (15.63%) Microsoft App-V
8 9 (14.06%) Active Directory
9 7 (10.94%) VMware ESX
10 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 6 (9.38%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (7.81%) XenServer
12 3 (4.69%) Virtual Machines
12 3 (4.69%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (3.13%) Docker
13 2 (3.13%) VMware Server
14 1 (1.56%) KVM
Systems Management
1 21 (32.81%) vRealize
2 10 (15.63%) SCVMM
3 6 (9.38%) SCOM
4 1 (1.56%) Ansible
4 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 62 (96.88%) VMware
2 34 (53.13%) Citrix
3 30 (46.88%) Microsoft
4 26 (40.63%) Cisco
5 13 (20.31%) NetApp
6 7 (10.94%) CheckPoint
7 6 (9.38%) AppSense
7 6 (9.38%) HP
7 6 (9.38%) SolarWinds
8 5 (7.81%) Google
9 4 (6.25%) EMC
10 3 (4.69%) 3PAR
10 3 (4.69%) Nimble Storage
11 2 (3.13%) Nimsoft
12 1 (1.56%) F5
12 1 (1.56%) IBM
12 1 (1.56%) Juniper
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits 7.2k Car Allowance,Training, Overt
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits 7.2k Car Allowance,Training, Overt
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Colossus Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 5 days ago
South East England
IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + See description
Posted: 12 days ago
East London
Digitas LBI
Salary: competitive salary and package
Posted: 25 days ago