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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank 222 213 221
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 3 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.051% 0.22% 0.018%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.14% 0.65% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +4.65%
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
2158 1859 1874
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 36.50% 33.40% 33.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1300 1345 1581
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
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 16 September 2014. 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
Reading - 3 - -
VCP5
South East

VCP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) VMware
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) MCSE
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (70.00%) SAN
4 6 (60.00%) Firewall
4 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (60.00%) CCNA
4 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
4 6 (60.00%) DHCP
4 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (60.00%) DNS
4 6 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (60.00%) German Language
4 6 (60.00%) MCITP
4 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (60.00%) Office 365
5 5 (50.00%) HP
6 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (40.00%) Migration
7 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (20.00%) SCOrch
8 2 (20.00%) XenMobile
8 2 (20.00%) vCloud

VCP5
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) SAN
2 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) DHCP
2 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (60.00%) DNS
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (20.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (20.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
General
1 6 (60.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (40.00%) Administrator
3 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Virtualisation Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) EqualLogic
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Firmware
2 1 (10.00%) Replication
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Operations Management
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (80.00%) MCSE
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (60.00%) CCNA
3 6 (60.00%) MCITP
4 2 (20.00%) VCAP
4 2 (20.00%) VTSP
4 2 (20.00%) CCEE
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (10.00%) SCSA
5 1 (10.00%) SCSE
5 1 (10.00%) VCP4
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (20.00%) vCloud
3 2 (20.00%) XenApp
3 2 (20.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCOrch
1 2 (20.00%) XenMobile
1 2 (20.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco
3 5 (50.00%) HP
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) Barracuda Networks
5 2 (20.00%) IBM
5 2 (20.00%) Dell
5 2 (20.00%) EMC
5 2 (20.00%) Citrix
5 2 (20.00%) CA
5 2 (20.00%) NetApp
6 1 (10.00%) Symantec
6 1 (10.00%) Hitachi
6 1 (10.00%) 3PAR