The table below looks at the statistics for VCP5 in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCP5 over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank 208 219 222
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +3
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 13 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.24% 0.071% 0.038%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.63% 0.22% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 2
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £6,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +650.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £46,250 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-7.02% +30.28%
VCP5
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2048 1801 1835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 37.44% 32.18% 35.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1372 1230 1330
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VCP5
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VCP5 across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VCP5 Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

VCP5
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VCP5 across the Berkshire region.

VCP5 Salary Trend in Berkshire

VCP5
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VCP5 across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

VCP5 Salary Histogram in Berkshire

VCP5
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VCP5 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury - 4 £43,000 -
Maidenhead - 2 £60,000 -
VCP5
South East

VCP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing VCP5 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 VCP5.

1 15 (100.00%) VMware
1 15 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 13 (86.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
3 12 (80.00%) Hyper-V
4 11 (73.33%) XenApp
4 11 (73.33%) vSphere
5 9 (60.00%) XenDesktop
5 9 (60.00%) MCSE
5 9 (60.00%) HP
5 9 (60.00%) Citrix
5 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (53.33%) ITIL
6 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
6 8 (53.33%) ITIL V3
7 7 (46.67%) Windows
7 7 (46.67%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (40.00%) EMC
8 6 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
8 6 (40.00%) NetApp
8 6 (40.00%) NetScaler
9 5 (33.33%) CCA
10 4 (26.67%) SAN
10 4 (26.67%) Cisco
10 4 (26.67%) SCVMM
11 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (20.00%) SCCM
11 3 (20.00%) XenServer
11 3 (20.00%) NAS
11 3 (20.00%) IBM

VCP5
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing VCP5 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 VCP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) Lync
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) NetScaler
2 4 (26.67%) SAN
3 3 (20.00%) NAS
4 1 (6.67%) LAN
4 1 (6.67%) WLAN
4 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (26.67%) Citrix Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Implementation Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Storage Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Design Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Wintel Support
5 1 (6.67%) Implementation Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) VMware Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) ITIL
1 8 (53.33%) ITIL V3
2 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.67%) Operations Management
3 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (60.00%) MCSE
3 6 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (33.33%) CCA
5 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (13.33%) VCP4
6 2 (13.33%) VCAP
6 2 (13.33%) CCEE
6 2 (13.33%) MCP
6 2 (13.33%) MCITP
7 1 (6.67%) MCSA
7 1 (6.67%) CCAA
7 1 (6.67%) CCIA
7 1 (6.67%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (86.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (80.00%) Hyper-V
3 11 (73.33%) XenApp
3 11 (73.33%) vSphere
4 9 (60.00%) XenDesktop
5 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
6 7 (46.67%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (20.00%) XenServer
8 1 (6.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) SCVMM
2 3 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (6.67%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
3 9 (60.00%) HP
3 9 (60.00%) Citrix
4 6 (40.00%) NetApp
4 6 (40.00%) EMC
5 4 (26.67%) Cisco
6 3 (20.00%) IBM
7 2 (13.33%) Dell
7 2 (13.33%) 3PAR
8 1 (6.67%) AppSense