Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
England > South East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 540 569 611
Rank change year-on-year +29 +42 -14
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 15 19 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.049% 0.054% 0.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.18% 0.17% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 31
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -15.00% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £38,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £48,750 £57,500 £60,250
England median annual salary £51,250 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +2.50% -13.04% +18.56%

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 8275 10891 13158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 26.88% 31.03% 30.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6712 8765 10556
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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
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 23 November 2017. 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 +21 5 £52,500 +23.53%
Hampshire +17 5 - -
Kent - 5 £42,500 -
Berkshire +43 4 - -
Buckinghamshire +3 1 £52,500 +23.53%
VCAP
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 South East region with a requirement for VCAP.

1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) vSphere
2 10 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 9 (60.00%) MCSE
3 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (40.00%) VMware NSX
5 5 (33.33%) Network Virtualisation
5 5 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 5 (33.33%) Cloud Native
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 5 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (33.33%) Public Cloud
5 5 (33.33%) Enterprise Cloud
5 5 (33.33%) Isilon
5 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (33.33%) vCloud
5 5 (33.33%) Office 365
5 5 (33.33%) OpenStack
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (33.33%) CentOS
5 5 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 5 (33.33%) Problem Management
5 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared

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 (33.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) IPsec
1 5 (33.33%) SAN
1 5 (33.33%) SSL
1 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 5 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
1 5 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
1 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Technical Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Virtualisation Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 5 (33.33%) Cloud Native
2 5 (33.33%) Enterprise Cloud
2 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 5 (33.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) CentOS
2 5 (33.33%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (33.33%) Network Virtualisation
1 5 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 4 (26.67%) Business Development
2 4 (26.67%) Customer Engagement
2 4 (26.67%) Line Management
2 4 (26.67%) Presales
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
2 4 (26.67%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (60.00%) MCSE
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (33.33%) MCITP
3 5 (33.33%) MCSA
3 5 (33.33%) MCTS
3 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 4 (26.67%) Degree
4 4 (26.67%) MCP
4 4 (26.67%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (66.67%) vSphere
2 6 (40.00%) VMware NSX
3 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 5 (33.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) AirWatch
1 1 (6.67%) vRealize
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) Isilon
3 5 (33.33%) Oracle