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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
England / South East
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 391 433 465
Rank change year-on-year +42 +32  
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 5 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.035% 0.049% 0.061%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.12% 0.15% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 8
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% -2.43%  
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 the South East.

Academic & Professional Certification
South East
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 4097 5809 6710
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 28.32% 31.44% 31.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3339 4687 5153
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% +1.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

VCAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kent - 4 £42,500 - 2
West Sussex - 1 £55,000 -
VCAP
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 South East region with a requirement for VCAP.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 10
2 6 (85.71%) MCITP
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (85.71%) Office 365
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 5 (71.43%) MCSE
4 4 (57.14%) MCSA
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 4 (57.14%) vSphere
4 4 (57.14%) MCTS
5 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (42.86%) Firewall
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (42.86%) ITIL
5 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
5 3 (42.86%) CCNP
5 3 (42.86%) CCNA
6 2 (28.57%) HP
6 2 (28.57%) Citrix

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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Office 365
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) NetScaler
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) NAS
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
1 4 (57.14%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (57.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Support
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 10
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 1 (14.29%) Security Patching
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (85.71%) MCITP
3 5 (71.43%) MCSE
4 4 (57.14%) MCSA
4 4 (57.14%) MCTS
5 3 (42.86%) CCNA
5 3 (42.86%) CCNP
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (14.29%) CCDP
7 1 (14.29%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) vSphere
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (28.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) NetBackup
1 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) NetApp
4 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
4 2 (28.57%) Symantec
5 1 (14.29%) Brocade
5 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
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