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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank 212 226 215
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -11
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 5 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.10% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.32% 0.44% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 7
Average salary £52,500 £52,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.96% +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.35% -1.11%
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
1571 2058 1936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 32.35% 37.15% 33.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1223 1354 1317
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

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 1 May 2016. 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
Slough - 4 - -
Reading - 1 £52,500 -
VCP5
South East

VCP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 11 (100.00%) VMware
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
3 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (72.73%) MS Exchange
4 8 (72.73%) Cisco
4 8 (72.73%) HP
5 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
5 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (54.55%) ITIL
6 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
7 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
7 5 (45.45%) Dell
7 5 (45.45%) SAN
7 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (45.45%) MCITP
7 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
8 4 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (36.36%) Barracuda Networks
8 4 (36.36%) SCVMM
8 4 (36.36%) iSCSI
8 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (36.36%) Degree
8 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
8 4 (36.36%) EqualLogic
8 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (36.36%) Office 365
8 4 (36.36%) Server Building
8 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
8 4 (36.36%) CA

VCP5
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 8 (72.73%) MS Exchange
2 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (27.27%) Skype for Business
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) SAN
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (36.36%) DHCP
2 4 (36.36%) DNS
2 4 (36.36%) Firewall
2 4 (36.36%) Internet
2 4 (36.36%) iSCSI
2 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) NAS
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Administrator
1 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 4 (36.36%) IT Administrator
1 4 (36.36%) IT Systems Administrator
1 4 (36.36%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (36.36%) Team Leader
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Exchange Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Storage Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Virtualisation Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
1 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
1 4 (36.36%) EqualLogic
1 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Server Building
3 3 (27.27%) Capacity Management
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Presales
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (45.45%) MCITP
4 4 (36.36%) CCNA
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (36.36%) Degree
4 4 (36.36%) MCSA
4 4 (36.36%) MCSE
5 3 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (9.09%) HP MASE
6 1 (9.09%) MCSD
6 1 (9.09%) NCDA
6 1 (9.09%) VCP4
6 1 (9.09%) VCP6
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
3 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (27.27%) VMware Server
4 3 (27.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) SCVMM
2 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco
2 8 (72.73%) HP
3 5 (45.45%) Dell
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) Barracuda Networks
4 4 (36.36%) CA
4 4 (36.36%) EMC
5 1 (9.09%) 3PAR
5 1 (9.09%) NetApp