The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Certified Professional (VCP) over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 80 74 73
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 1 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.14% 0.92% 0.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.27% 2.67% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 4
Average salary £42,500 £51,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.07% +36.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.69% +8.23%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Qualifications Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
368 225 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 49.93% 34.62% 27.89%
Number of salaries quoted 239 153 148
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £24,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Basingstoke region.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in Basingstoke

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (80.00%) NAS
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp
2 4 (80.00%) XenDesktop
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (80.00%) Juniper
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) SLA
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (60.00%) CCNA
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Server
4 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (40.00%) Change Management

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Certified Professional (VCP). Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
1 4 (80.00%) NAS
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (20.00%) Redis
1 1 (20.00%) Infinispan
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) LIMS
1 2 (40.00%) PACS
2 1 (20.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) MCP
4 1 (20.00%) MCSA
4 1 (20.00%) RHCT
4 1 (20.00%) MCITP
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp
2 4 (80.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (40.00%) XenServer
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Server
4 1 (20.00%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) CA
3 2 (40.00%) Compaq
4 1 (20.00%) F5
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco