Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for VCAP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 224 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.054% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.26% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Scotland median annual salary £28,500 - -
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Scotland
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,173 1,265 1,488
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 21.25% 23.75% 26.22%
Number of salaries quoted 785 769 868
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% -2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £60,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

VCAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing VCAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for VCAP in Scotland

VCAP
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for VCAP in Scotland

VCAP
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VCAP in Scotland over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for VCAP in Scotland

VCAP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VCAP within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 17 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 3 £28,500 -
VCAP
UK

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, IT jobs citing VCAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for VCAP.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) ITSM
2 2 (66.67%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) WildFly
2 2 (66.67%) VCDX
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL V2
2 2 (66.67%) SAP HANA
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis

VCAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (66.67%) JBoss
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
1 2 (66.67%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SAP HANA
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Support
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) EMC VNX
2 1 (33.33%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL V2
1 2 (66.67%) ITSM
1 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Decision-Making
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Network+ Certification
1 2 (66.67%) VCDX
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) vCenter Server
1 1 (33.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) VMware