The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for VCAP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
England / London
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 578 649 661
Rank change year-on-year +71 +12  
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 10 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.029% 0.028% 0.029%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.12% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 11
Median salary £58,000 £53,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.90% +13.15%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £95,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -15.00% -16.66%  

VCAP is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in London.

Academic & Professional Certification
London
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 8156 10788 11877
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 23.76% 25.36% 26.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6531 8985 9748
Median salary £56,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.81% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VCAP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing VCAP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for VCAP in London

VCAP
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for VCAP in London

VCAP
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VCAP in London over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for VCAP in London

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 across the London region with a requirement for VCAP.

1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (76.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 13 (76.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (64.71%) SAN
4 10 (58.82%) Linux
5 9 (52.94%) Cisco
5 9 (52.94%) Citrix
6 8 (47.06%) vSphere
6 8 (47.06%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (41.18%) Data Centre
7 7 (41.18%) Citrix Certification
7 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
7 7 (41.18%) CCIE
7 7 (41.18%) CCNP
8 6 (35.29%) MCSE
8 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (35.29%) NetApp
8 6 (35.29%) XenApp
8 6 (35.29%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
8 6 (35.29%) XenDesktop
8 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
9 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (29.41%) Windows
9 5 (29.41%) VMware ESX
9 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
9 5 (29.41%) MCSA
9 5 (29.41%) Web Services

VCAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
1 2 (11.76%) OpenStack
1 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.76%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (17.65%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (11.76%) Akamai
3 2 (11.76%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (11.76%) Amazon S3
3 2 (11.76%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) SAN
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (23.53%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (23.53%) Firewall
2 4 (23.53%) NAS
3 2 (11.76%) LDAP
3 2 (11.76%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
4 1 (5.88%) VoIP
4 1 (5.88%) WAN
4 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Big Data
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
1 3 (17.65%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Dutch Language
3 1 (5.88%) French Language
3 1 (5.88%) German Language
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Architect
2 4 (23.53%) Data Centre Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) VMware Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Citrix Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Cloud Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Cloud Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) IT Architect
3 3 (17.65%) IT Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Citrix Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix Support
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Citrix Support
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Data Centre
2 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
3 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (17.65%) Public Cloud
5 2 (11.76%) Derivative
5 2 (11.76%) EMC VNX
6 1 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (5.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Linux
2 5 (29.41%) Windows
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
4 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (11.76%) Ubuntu
4 2 (11.76%) Unix
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (17.65%) Analytics
2 3 (17.65%) BCP
2 3 (17.65%) Business Continuity
2 3 (17.65%) Data Analytics
2 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
3 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
3 2 (11.76%) Event Correlation
3 2 (11.76%) Patch Management
3 2 (11.76%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (11.76%) Web Development
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (41.18%) CCIE
2 7 (41.18%) CCNP
2 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (41.18%) Citrix Certification
3 6 (35.29%) MCSE
3 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (29.41%) MCSA
5 4 (23.53%) CCA
5 4 (23.53%) Degree
6 3 (17.65%) CCEA
6 3 (17.65%) CCNA
6 3 (17.65%) RHCE
6 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
6 3 (17.65%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 2 (11.76%) EMCISA
7 2 (11.76%) MCITP
8 1 (5.88%) MCSM
8 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
System Software
1 13 (76.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (47.06%) Virtual Machines
2 8 (47.06%) vSphere
3 6 (35.29%) XenApp
3 6 (35.29%) XenDesktop
4 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
4 5 (29.41%) VMware ESX
5 4 (23.53%) XenServer
6 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
7 2 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) SCCM
2 3 (17.65%) vCenter Server
3 2 (11.76%) Backup Exec
3 2 (11.76%) EMC VPLEX
3 2 (11.76%) IBM BigFix
3 2 (11.76%) Icinga
3 2 (11.76%) Nagios
3 2 (11.76%) Nexpose
3 2 (11.76%) QRadar
3 2 (11.76%) SCOM
3 2 (11.76%) Tivoli
3 2 (11.76%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 2 (11.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (52.94%) Cisco
2 9 (52.94%) Citrix
3 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
4 6 (35.29%) NetApp
5 3 (17.65%) Google
6 2 (11.76%) AppDynamics
6 2 (11.76%) BMC
6 2 (11.76%) Dell
6 2 (11.76%) Dell Compellent
6 2 (11.76%) EMC
6 2 (11.76%) F5
6 2 (11.76%) HP
6 2 (11.76%) IBM
6 2 (11.76%) Intel Security
6 2 (11.76%) RightFax
6 2 (11.76%) ServiceNow
6 2 (11.76%) Splunk
6 2 (11.76%) Symantec
7 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
London
Flint Consulting Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago