Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 539 530 605
Rank change year-on-year -9 +75 +31
Permanent jobs citing VCAP 13 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.042% 0.017% 0.045%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.16% 0.061% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 9
South East median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% -22.73% +22.22%
10th Percentile £28,125 £36,000 £43,500
90th Percentile £60,625 £52,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +15.79%

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 8,064 8,168 11,930
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 26.33% 28.20% 31.73%
Number of salaries quoted 6,374 6,603 9,630
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £26,000 £24,800 £25,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.26% +4.44%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 - 12 £55,000 - 1
Berkshire - 8 £62,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 4 £55,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £21,000 -
VCAP
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 13 (100.00%) Cisco
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) CCNA
2 12 (92.31%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (84.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 10 (76.92%) NetApp
5 8 (61.54%) EMC
5 8 (61.54%) Network Design
5 8 (61.54%) Degree
6 7 (53.85%) German Language
6 7 (53.85%) Italian Language
6 7 (53.85%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (53.85%) Banking
6 7 (53.85%) Google
6 7 (53.85%) Wireless
6 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
6 7 (53.85%) CCIE
6 7 (53.85%) Dell
6 7 (53.85%) EMC Certification
6 7 (53.85%) VCDX
6 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (53.85%) F5
6 7 (53.85%) Splunk
6 7 (53.85%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (53.85%) Data Centre
6 7 (53.85%) CCIE Service Provider
6 7 (53.85%) CCIE Data Center
6 7 (53.85%) EMC VMAX
6 7 (53.85%) Presales

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 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (53.85%) Google Cloud Platform
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Wireless
2 4 (30.77%) LAN
2 4 (30.77%) WAN
3 3 (23.08%) SAN
3 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.69%) BGP
4 1 (7.69%) VLAN
4 1 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
General
1 7 (53.85%) Banking
1 7 (53.85%) German Language
1 7 (53.85%) Italian Language
1 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Architect
1 7 (53.85%) Cloud Architect
1 7 (53.85%) Cloud Solutions Architect
1 7 (53.85%) Solutions Architect
1 7 (53.85%) Technical Architect
1 7 (53.85%) Technical Solutions Architect
1 7 (53.85%) VMware Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) VMWare Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Data Centre
1 7 (53.85%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) EMC VNX
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Network Design
2 7 (53.85%) Decision-Making
2 7 (53.85%) Presales
2 7 (53.85%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (38.46%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
4 1 (7.69%) ITSM
4 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.69%) Network Virtualisation
4 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (7.69%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) CCNA
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (84.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (61.54%) Degree
4 7 (53.85%) CCIE
4 7 (53.85%) CCIE Data Center
4 7 (53.85%) CCIE Service Provider
4 7 (53.85%) EMC Certification
4 7 (53.85%) VCDX
5 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (30.77%) CCNP
7 3 (23.08%) CCA
7 3 (23.08%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (15.38%) MCSE
9 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) GDPR
1 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (23.08%) XenApp
3 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
4 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (76.92%) NetApp
3 8 (61.54%) EMC
4 7 (53.85%) Dell
4 7 (53.85%) F5
4 7 (53.85%) Google
4 7 (53.85%) Splunk
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 3 (23.08%) Citrix
7 1 (7.69%) HP
7 1 (7.69%) Juniper
7 1 (7.69%) Meraki