Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for VCAP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
England > South East
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 512 518 584
Rank change year-on-year +6 +66 +42
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 21 17 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.071% 0.058% 0.068%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.27% 0.21% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 17
South East median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% - -10.53%
10th Percentile £21,625 £40,375 £38,750
90th Percentile £58,125 £54,125 £57,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -9.09%

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 the South East with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South East
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 7,724 8,120 11,708
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 26.06% 27.89% 31.73%
Number of salaries quoted 6,084 6,588 9,472
South East median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.53% -2.11% +5.56%

VCAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing VCAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for VCAP in the South East

VCAP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for VCAP in the South East

VCAP
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VCAP in the South East over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for VCAP in the South East

VCAP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VCAP within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 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
Thames Valley +14 16 £55,000 +4.76%
Berkshire +15 12 £62,500 -
Buckinghamshire +7 4 £55,000 +4.76%
West Sussex +8 3 £50,000 +17.65%
Hampshire -20 2 £22,250 -
VCAP
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 South East region with a requirement for VCAP.

1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (95.24%) CCNA
2 20 (95.24%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (90.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 17 (80.95%) NetApp
5 14 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (66.67%) Data Centre
6 13 (61.90%) Network Design
7 12 (57.14%) EMC
7 12 (57.14%) Degree
8 11 (52.38%) Google
8 11 (52.38%) German Language
8 11 (52.38%) Italian Language
8 11 (52.38%) Technical Architecture
8 11 (52.38%) Amazon AWS
8 11 (52.38%) VCDX
8 11 (52.38%) F5
8 11 (52.38%) Splunk
8 11 (52.38%) EMC VMAX
8 11 (52.38%) Presales
8 11 (52.38%) CCIE Service Provider
8 11 (52.38%) CCIE Data Center
8 11 (52.38%) Decision-Making
8 11 (52.38%) Google Cloud Platform
8 11 (52.38%) EMC Certification
8 11 (52.38%) Dell
8 11 (52.38%) CCIE
8 11 (52.38%) Banking
8 11 (52.38%) Wireless

VCAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (9.52%) IIS
2 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (52.38%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (52.38%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) Wireless
2 5 (23.81%) LAN
2 5 (23.81%) SAN
2 5 (23.81%) WAN
3 3 (14.29%) NetScaler
3 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (9.52%) VLAN
4 2 (9.52%) VoIP
5 1 (4.76%) BGP
5 1 (4.76%) DHCP
5 1 (4.76%) DNS
5 1 (4.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) MySQL
General
1 11 (52.38%) Banking
1 11 (52.38%) German Language
1 11 (52.38%) Italian Language
1 11 (52.38%) Telecoms
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
3 2 (9.52%) French Language
3 2 (9.52%) Portuguese Language
3 2 (9.52%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Architect
1 11 (52.38%) Cloud Architect
1 11 (52.38%) Cloud Solutions Architect
1 11 (52.38%) Solutions Architect
1 11 (52.38%) Technical Architect
1 11 (52.38%) Technical Solutions Architect
1 11 (52.38%) VMware Architect
2 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) VMWare Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 14 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 11 (52.38%) EMC VMAX
3 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 2 (9.52%) Clustering
4 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (9.52%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.76%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
3 2 (9.52%) Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) Unix
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Network Design
2 11 (52.38%) Decision-Making
2 11 (52.38%) Presales
2 11 (52.38%) Technical Architecture
3 9 (42.86%) ITIL
4 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.52%) Change Management
6 2 (9.52%) ITSM
6 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
6 2 (9.52%) Service Management
6 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
7 1 (4.76%) Capacity Management
7 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.76%) Network Virtualisation
7 1 (4.76%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (95.24%) CCNA
1 20 (95.24%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (90.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 12 (57.14%) Degree
4 11 (52.38%) CCIE
4 11 (52.38%) CCIE Data Center
4 11 (52.38%) CCIE Service Provider
4 11 (52.38%) EMC Certification
4 11 (52.38%) VCDX
5 8 (38.10%) CCNP
5 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (19.05%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (19.05%) MCSE
7 3 (14.29%) CCA
7 3 (14.29%) MCITP
8 2 (9.52%) MCSA
8 2 (9.52%) NCDA
8 2 (9.52%) NCSA
9 1 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) GDPR
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (19.05%) XenApp
3 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
4 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
1 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (80.95%) NetApp
3 12 (57.14%) EMC
4 11 (52.38%) Dell
4 11 (52.38%) F5
4 11 (52.38%) Google
4 11 (52.38%) Splunk
5 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 6 (28.57%) Citrix
7 5 (23.81%) HP
8 2 (9.52%) Juniper
9 1 (4.76%) Fortinet
9 1 (4.76%) Meraki
9 1 (4.76%) Proofpoint
9 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
9 1 (4.76%) Symantec