Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 225 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.037% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.17% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Scotland median annual salary £32,500 - -
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -14.53%

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 1,178 1,333 1,343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 21.90% 24.34% 25.36%
Number of salaries quoted 767 842 756
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% -2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £58,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% -

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
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 15 October 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 - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 £32,500 -
VCAP
UK

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) EMC VNX
2 1 (50.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) vRealize
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 1 (50.00%) vCenter Server
2 1 (50.00%) Task Automation
2 1 (50.00%) VMware NSX
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Resilience
2 1 (50.00%) Decision-Making
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) Degree

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Platform Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) EMC VNX
1 1 (50.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Cyber Resilience
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Decision-Making
1 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (50.00%) Kanban
1 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (50.00%) Task Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) MCSA
1 1 (50.00%) MCSD
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (50.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 1 (50.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) vCenter Server
1 1 (50.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam