The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 204 179 188
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +9
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 24 36 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.44% 0.68% 0.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.17% 1.99% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 19 29 31
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £32,500 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
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
2049 1812 1751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 37.29% 34.20% 34.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1361 1267 1369
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,750 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in Berkshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Histogram in Berkshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 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 - 6 £53,250 - 1
Reading -13 5 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Slough -3 1 £50,000 -16.66%
Maidenhead -5 1 - -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
South East

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 84 (100.00%) VMware
2 81 (96.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 79 (94.05%) Microsoft
4 53 (63.10%) Active Directory
4 53 (63.10%) Hyper-V
5 52 (61.90%) Windows
5 52 (61.90%) Citrix
6 47 (55.95%) Microsoft Certification
7 46 (54.76%) MCSE
8 42 (50.00%) MS Exchange
9 40 (47.62%) Exchange Server 2010
10 37 (44.05%) Exchange Server 2007
11 34 (40.48%) XenApp
12 33 (39.29%) Exchange Server 2003
13 32 (38.10%) MCP
14 27 (32.14%) Citrix Certification
14 27 (32.14%) vSphere
15 25 (29.76%) XenDesktop
15 25 (29.76%) Disaster Recovery
16 23 (27.38%) NetApp
17 22 (26.19%) CCA
17 22 (26.19%) MS Excel
17 22 (26.19%) VMware ESX
17 22 (26.19%) Exchange Server 2000
18 21 (25.00%) HP
18 21 (25.00%) EMC
18 21 (25.00%) Cisco
18 21 (25.00%) VTSP
18 21 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
19 20 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 42 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 40 (47.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 37 (44.05%) Exchange Server 2007
4 33 (39.29%) Exchange Server 2003
5 22 (26.19%) Exchange Server 2000
6 21 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 16 (19.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (7.14%) IIS
9 3 (3.57%) SharePoint
10 2 (2.38%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (1.19%) Lync
Applications
1 22 (26.19%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.33%) MS Office
3 4 (4.76%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
2 14 (16.67%) WAAS
3 11 (13.10%) NetScaler
4 9 (10.71%) Ethernet
4 9 (10.71%) Fibre Channel
5 8 (9.52%) TCP/IP
6 7 (8.33%) VPN
7 5 (5.95%) SAN
8 4 (4.76%) iSCSI
9 2 (2.38%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (2.38%) VLAN
9 2 (2.38%) NAS
9 2 (2.38%) LAN
9 2 (2.38%) WAN
10 1 (1.19%) PPP
10 1 (1.19%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.24%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 7 (8.33%) Finance
2 3 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (36.90%) Consultant
2 28 (33.33%) Architect
3 13 (15.48%) Wintel Consultant
4 12 (14.29%) Virtualisation Architect
5 10 (11.90%) Wintel Architect
5 10 (11.90%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 8 (9.52%) Storage Solutions Architect
6 8 (9.52%) Storage Architect
6 8 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (8.33%) Support Analyst
7 7 (8.33%) Analyst
8 6 (7.14%) Designer
8 6 (7.14%) Technology Consultant
8 6 (7.14%) FlexPod Consultant
8 6 (7.14%) Support Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 4 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) IT Support
9 4 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.38%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.05%) Blackberry
1 16 (19.05%) Clustering
2 8 (9.52%) FlexPod
2 8 (9.52%) Celerra
2 8 (9.52%) CLARiiON
3 4 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.19%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 52 (61.90%) Windows
2 20 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (15.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (10.71%) Windows 7
6 4 (4.76%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (4.76%) Windows 2000
7 2 (2.38%) UNIX
7 2 (2.38%) AIX
7 2 (2.38%) Solaris
7 2 (2.38%) Linux
7 2 (2.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (29.76%) Disaster Recovery
2 15 (17.86%) Change Control
3 7 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
4 6 (7.14%) Migration
5 5 (5.95%) ITIL
5 5 (5.95%) Operations Management
6 4 (4.76%) Configuration Management
6 4 (4.76%) Service Delivery
6 4 (4.76%) ITIL V3
7 2 (2.38%) Load Balancing
7 2 (2.38%) Data Management
8 1 (1.19%) Project Management
8 1 (1.19%) Change Management
8 1 (1.19%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.57%) SQL
3 2 (2.38%) VBScript
3 2 (2.38%) VB
4 1 (1.19%) Python
4 1 (1.19%) Perl
4 1 (1.19%) PHP
Qualifications
1 47 (55.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (54.76%) MCSE
3 32 (38.10%) MCP
4 27 (32.14%) Citrix Certification
5 22 (26.19%) CCA
6 21 (25.00%) VTSP
7 17 (20.24%) MCTS
7 17 (20.24%) MCITP
8 16 (19.05%) VCAP
8 16 (19.05%) NCDA
8 16 (19.05%) NCIE
9 14 (16.67%) CCEE
9 14 (16.67%) HP ASE
10 12 (14.29%) SC Cleared
10 12 (14.29%) Security Cleared
11 11 (13.10%) VCP5
12 10 (11.90%) CCEA
12 10 (11.90%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (11.90%) CCNA
13 9 (10.71%) CCIA
System Software
1 81 (96.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 53 (63.10%) Active Directory
2 53 (63.10%) Hyper-V
3 34 (40.48%) XenApp
4 27 (32.14%) vSphere
5 25 (29.76%) XenDesktop
6 22 (26.19%) VMware ESX
7 19 (22.62%) vCloud
8 15 (17.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 10 (11.90%) Terminal Services
10 6 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (2.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 8 (9.52%) NetBackup
2 7 (8.33%) XenMobile
3 4 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (4.76%) ARCserve
3 4 (4.76%) SCOrch
4 3 (3.57%) SCVMM
5 2 (2.38%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.38%) Legato
6 1 (1.19%) Puppet
6 1 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 84 (100.00%) VMware
2 79 (94.05%) Microsoft
3 52 (61.90%) Citrix
4 23 (27.38%) NetApp
5 21 (25.00%) HP
5 21 (25.00%) EMC
5 21 (25.00%) Cisco
6 16 (19.05%) 3PAR
7 14 (16.67%) Brocade
8 12 (14.29%) Symantec
9 10 (11.90%) Veeam
10 7 (8.33%) Dell
11 5 (5.95%) IBM
12 4 (4.76%) SolarWinds
13 3 (3.57%) AppSense
14 2 (2.38%) CommVault
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health, life
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £30,000 per annum + On-Call
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