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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 186 150 188
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +38
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 38 64 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.66% 1.13% 0.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.77% 3.29% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 29 54 23
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,000 £33,550
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-11.57% +10.46%
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
2143 1947 1920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 37.10% 34.43% 33.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1300 1456 1596
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 £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 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 -21 23 £62,500 +25.00% 1
Slough +3 5 £50,000 -28.57%
Windsor - 5 £27,500 -
Bracknell -11 4 £37,500 -6.25%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 75 (100.00%) VMware
2 71 (94.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (76.00%) Windows
4 49 (65.33%) Microsoft
5 45 (60.00%) Cisco
6 43 (57.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 41 (54.67%) Citrix
7 41 (54.67%) MCSE
8 36 (48.00%) Active Directory
9 34 (45.33%) vSphere
10 31 (41.33%) MCITP
10 31 (41.33%) NCDA
11 30 (40.00%) NCIE
11 30 (40.00%) NetApp
12 29 (38.67%) MS Exchange
12 29 (38.67%) Exchange Server 2010
12 29 (38.67%) Hyper-V
13 28 (37.33%) Windows Server 2008
14 25 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
15 24 (32.00%) VCAP
16 23 (30.67%) VTSP
16 23 (30.67%) Cisco Nexus
17 22 (29.33%) MCTS
18 21 (28.00%) XenDesktop
19 20 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
19 20 (26.67%) CCNA
19 20 (26.67%) TCP/IP
19 20 (26.67%) SQL Server
20 19 (25.33%) EMC
20 19 (25.33%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 29 (38.67%) MS Exchange
1 29 (38.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 18 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 16 (21.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 15 (20.00%) IIS
5 5 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2000
6 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 14 (18.67%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.67%) MS Office
3 1 (1.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.33%) Office 365
2 1 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (30.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 20 (26.67%) TCP/IP
3 19 (25.33%) SAN
3 19 (25.33%) Firewall
4 15 (20.00%) DHCP
4 15 (20.00%) DNS
5 12 (16.00%) WAAS
6 11 (14.67%) Cisco IOS
6 11 (14.67%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (13.33%) VPN
8 9 (12.00%) Internet
9 5 (6.67%) LAN
9 5 (6.67%) WAN
10 4 (5.33%) SSL
10 4 (5.33%) NetScaler
11 3 (4.00%) iSCSI
12 2 (2.67%) NAS
13 1 (1.33%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (9.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 13 (17.33%) German Language
2 4 (5.33%) Finance
3 1 (1.33%) Legal
3 1 (1.33%) Retail
3 1 (1.33%) French Language
3 1 (1.33%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 30 (40.00%) Consultant
2 17 (22.67%) Architect
3 12 (16.00%) FlexPod Consultant
4 11 (14.67%) Storage Consultant
5 10 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
6 9 (12.00%) Senior Consultant
6 9 (12.00%) Support Engineer
7 8 (10.67%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (10.67%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (9.33%) Administrator
8 7 (9.33%) Technical Engineer
8 7 (9.33%) Storage Solutions Architect
8 7 (9.33%) Virtualisation Architect
8 7 (9.33%) VMware Consultant
8 7 (9.33%) Storage Architect
9 6 (8.00%) Technical Support Engineer
9 6 (8.00%) Technical Support
9 6 (8.00%) Analyst
10 5 (6.67%) Support Analyst
10 5 (6.67%) Senior Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.33%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 18 (24.00%) FlexPod
2 8 (10.67%) EqualLogic
3 7 (9.33%) Celerra
3 7 (9.33%) CLARiiON
4 4 (5.33%) Clustering
5 3 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.00%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.33%) Replication
6 1 (1.33%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.33%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 57 (76.00%) Windows
2 28 (37.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (14.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (14.67%) Windows 2000 Server
5 8 (10.67%) Windows 7
6 4 (5.33%) Windows 2000
7 3 (4.00%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.67%) Linux
9 1 (1.33%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.33%) VMS
9 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (8.00%) ITSM
2 6 (8.00%) Security Management
2 6 (8.00%) Service Management
2 6 (8.00%) Validation
2 6 (8.00%) Migration
2 6 (8.00%) Time Management
3 5 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (6.67%) Load Balancing
3 5 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (5.33%) Configuration Management
4 4 (5.33%) Data Management
4 4 (5.33%) Service Delivery
4 4 (5.33%) ITIL
5 3 (4.00%) Change Control
6 2 (2.67%) Change Management
7 1 (1.33%) SOA
7 1 (1.33%) Workflow
7 1 (1.33%) TOGAF
7 1 (1.33%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (22.67%) SQL
2 3 (4.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.33%) VBScript
3 1 (1.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 43 (57.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (54.67%) MCSE
3 31 (41.33%) MCITP
3 31 (41.33%) NCDA
4 30 (40.00%) NCIE
5 24 (32.00%) VCAP
6 23 (30.67%) VTSP
7 22 (29.33%) MCTS
8 20 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
8 20 (26.67%) CCNA
9 17 (22.67%) CCA
9 17 (22.67%) Citrix Certification
10 16 (21.33%) MCP
11 12 (16.00%) MCSA
12 11 (14.67%) VCDX
13 10 (13.33%) VCP5
14 9 (12.00%) Degree
15 8 (10.67%) CCEE
16 7 (9.33%) CCIA
16 7 (9.33%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 71 (94.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (48.00%) Active Directory
3 34 (45.33%) vSphere
4 29 (38.67%) Hyper-V
5 21 (28.00%) XenDesktop
6 17 (22.67%) VMware ESX
7 14 (18.67%) XenApp
8 13 (17.33%) vCloud
9 9 (12.00%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (8.00%) VMware Workstation
11 5 (6.67%) XenServer
12 3 (4.00%) Terminal Services
12 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (2.67%) VMware Server
13 2 (2.67%) VMware ESXi
14 1 (1.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 1 (1.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 12 (16.00%) NetBackup
2 6 (8.00%) Backup Exec
3 4 (5.33%) Legato
4 3 (4.00%) SCVMM
4 3 (4.00%) XenMobile
5 2 (2.67%) ARCserve
5 2 (2.67%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 75 (100.00%) VMware
2 49 (65.33%) Microsoft
3 45 (60.00%) Cisco
4 41 (54.67%) Citrix
5 30 (40.00%) NetApp
6 19 (25.33%) EMC
7 15 (20.00%) Dell
8 12 (16.00%) HP
8 12 (16.00%) Symantec
9 8 (10.67%) 3PAR
10 6 (8.00%) IBM
11 5 (6.67%) Juniper
11 5 (6.67%) F5
11 5 (6.67%) Veeam
11 5 (6.67%) PlateSpin
12 4 (5.33%) CommVault
13 3 (4.00%) CA
13 3 (4.00%) AppSense
13 3 (4.00%) Barracuda Networks
14 1 (1.33%) Veritas
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