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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Rank 853 906 919
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +13
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 23 79 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.074% 0.049%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.099% 0.27% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 15 68 38
Median salary £55,000 £58,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.98% +17.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £87,500 £55,750
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £59,250 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.48% +43.63%

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
23312 29373 31579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.88% 27.38% 27.91%
Number of salaries quoted 18397 23289 25310
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
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 7 December 2016 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 7 December 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 +47 21 £58,750 +2.17% 1
London +48 8 £55,000 +4.76% 1
East of England -10 8 £62,500 +0.80%
Birmingham - 4 - -
West Midlands - 4 - -
Hertfordshire - 4 £55,000 -
Bedford +1 2 £62,500 +6.83%
Bedfordshire -19 2 £62,500 +0.80%
Cambridgeshire - 2 £64,000 -
Peterborough - 2 £64,000 -
City of London +32 1 £70,000 -26.31%
North West -17 1 £40,000 -17.94%
Liverpool - 1 £40,000 -
Merseyside - 1 £40,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £51,500 -
Scotland - 1 £51,500 -

VCAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 55 (84.62%) VMware
2 54 (83.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 40 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 36 (55.38%) vSphere
5 31 (47.69%) Cisco
6 29 (44.62%) VCDX
6 29 (44.62%) vCloud
7 28 (43.08%) Citrix
7 28 (43.08%) Windows
8 26 (40.00%) Presales
9 24 (36.92%) vRealize
9 24 (36.92%) SAN
10 23 (35.38%) Microsoft Certification
11 22 (33.85%) Cisco Certification
11 22 (33.85%) CCNP
12 19 (29.23%) PowerShell
12 19 (29.23%) Microsoft Azure
13 18 (27.69%) Data Centre
13 18 (27.69%) CCNA
13 18 (27.69%) Active Directory
13 18 (27.69%) Citrix Certification
13 18 (27.69%) Microsoft
14 16 (24.62%) ITIL
15 15 (23.08%) XenApp
16 14 (21.54%) Finance
17 13 (20.00%) MS Excel
17 13 (20.00%) WAN
17 13 (20.00%) CCA
17 13 (20.00%) XenServer
18 12 (18.46%) Amazon AWS

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 11 (16.92%) MS Exchange
2 8 (12.31%) OpenStack
3 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 19 (29.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (18.46%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (6.15%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (4.62%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.54%) G Suite
5 1 (1.54%) IaaS
5 1 (1.54%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (1.54%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 24 (36.92%) SAN
2 13 (20.00%) WAN
3 12 (18.46%) TCP/IP
4 11 (16.92%) Firewall
4 11 (16.92%) LAN
5 9 (13.85%) MPLS
6 7 (10.77%) NAS
7 6 (9.23%) Unified Communications
8 3 (4.62%) DNS
9 2 (3.08%) DHCP
10 1 (1.54%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (1.54%) IPsec
10 1 (1.54%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.15%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Vagrant
General
1 14 (21.54%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Marketing
3 2 (3.08%) Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.54%) French Language
4 1 (1.54%) German Language
4 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (35.38%) Consultant
2 20 (30.77%) Architect
3 14 (21.54%) Solutions Architect
4 12 (18.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (18.46%) VMware Consultant
5 9 (13.85%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (12.31%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 8 (12.31%) VMware Engineer
7 7 (10.77%) Cloud Architect
7 7 (10.77%) Principal Consultant
8 4 (6.15%) Cloud Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Citrix Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Cloud Consultant
9 3 (4.62%) Cloud Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.62%) IT Architect
9 3 (4.62%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Senior Citrix Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Senior Support Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Support Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.62%) Web Services
2 1 (1.54%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.69%) Data Centre
2 10 (15.38%) Public Cloud
3 7 (10.77%) Private Cloud
4 4 (6.15%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (6.15%) FlexPod
5 3 (4.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.62%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (4.62%) iSeries
6 2 (3.08%) EMC VNXe
6 2 (3.08%) Replication
6 2 (3.08%) Social Media
7 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.54%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 28 (43.08%) Windows
2 12 (18.46%) Linux
3 10 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.62%) Unix
7 2 (3.08%) Windows 10
7 2 (3.08%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.54%) CentOS
8 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.00%) Presales
2 16 (24.62%) ITIL
3 9 (13.85%) Project Management
4 8 (12.31%) Matrix Management
5 7 (10.77%) Application Virtualisation
5 7 (10.77%) Business Development
5 7 (10.77%) Use Case
6 6 (9.23%) Time Management
7 5 (7.69%) High Availability
7 5 (7.69%) Line Management
7 5 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 5 (7.69%) Service Delivery
8 4 (6.15%) Business Continuity
8 4 (6.15%) Capacity Management
8 4 (6.15%) TOGAF
9 3 (4.62%) BCP
9 3 (4.62%) Converged Infrastructure
9 3 (4.62%) Data Management
9 3 (4.62%) Demand Management
9 3 (4.62%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (29.23%) PowerShell
2 5 (7.69%) Python
3 4 (6.15%) Perl
3 4 (6.15%) Ruby
4 2 (3.08%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.54%) Java
Qualifications
1 54 (83.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 29 (44.62%) VCDX
3 23 (35.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (33.85%) CCNP
4 22 (33.85%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (27.69%) CCNA
5 18 (27.69%) Citrix Certification
6 13 (20.00%) CCA
7 12 (18.46%) MCSE
8 10 (15.38%) MCITP
9 7 (10.77%) Degree
9 7 (10.77%) MCP
10 6 (9.23%) CCIE
11 5 (7.69%) EMCISA
11 5 (7.69%) EMCSA
11 5 (7.69%) RHCA
12 4 (6.15%) MCSA
13 3 (4.62%) CCDP
13 3 (4.62%) CCEA
13 3 (4.62%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.62%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.62%) QA
3 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (55.38%) vSphere
3 29 (44.62%) vCloud
4 18 (27.69%) Active Directory
5 15 (23.08%) XenApp
6 13 (20.00%) XenServer
7 12 (18.46%) VMware ESX
8 10 (15.38%) Hyper-V
9 8 (12.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 8 (12.31%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (6.15%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (6.15%) VMware Server
10 4 (6.15%) XenDesktop
11 3 (4.62%) Docker
12 2 (3.08%) NFS
12 2 (3.08%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (1.54%) KVM
Systems Management
1 24 (36.92%) vRealize
2 8 (12.31%) SCOM
3 2 (3.08%) Ansible
3 2 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.08%) Puppet
4 1 (1.54%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.54%) vMotion
Vendors
1 55 (84.62%) VMware
2 31 (47.69%) Cisco
3 28 (43.08%) Citrix
4 18 (27.69%) Microsoft
5 11 (16.92%) CheckPoint
5 11 (16.92%) NetApp
6 8 (12.31%) AppSense
6 8 (12.31%) EMC
6 8 (12.31%) SolarWinds
7 7 (10.77%) Computacenter
8 4 (6.15%) Google
9 3 (4.62%) Nimsoft
10 2 (3.08%) HP
11 1 (1.54%) Dell
11 1 (1.54%) F5
11 1 (1.54%) IBM
11 1 (1.54%) Juniper
11 1 (1.54%) Veeam
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