The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for VCAP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 174 178
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 0 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester - 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.47% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 5
Median salary - £50,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -28.57%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £50,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -15.00% -23.07%  

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 Manchester.

Academic & Professional Certification
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 938 857 807
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 22.31% 24.53% 24.34%
Number of salaries quoted 796 737 679
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

VCAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

VCAP
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for VCAP in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for VCAP.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) MCSA
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Avaya
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Document Management
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 3 (100.00%) MCITP
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) NCDA
1 3 (100.00%) NCIE

VCAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Document Management
1 3 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 3 (100.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) MCITP
1 3 (100.00%) MCSA
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) NCDA
1 3 (100.00%) NCIE
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) Cyber Essentials
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Avaya
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) VMware