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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 160 163 193
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +30
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 65 65 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.10% 1.16% 0.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.01% 3.44% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 46 50 26
Average salary £39,750 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.31% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
2160 1892 1856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 36.49% 33.70% 33.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1290 1368 1560
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +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% -

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 19 September 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 19 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 +13 52 £46,000 -8.00% 4
Windsor - 8 £26,750 -
Slough +1 2 £50,000 -28.57%
Bracknell -28 1 £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 19 September 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 99 (100.00%) VMware
2 97 (97.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 78 (78.79%) Microsoft
4 71 (71.72%) Windows
5 63 (63.64%) Citrix
6 59 (59.60%) Active Directory
7 52 (52.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 51 (51.52%) Cisco
9 50 (50.51%) MCSE
9 50 (50.51%) Hyper-V
10 48 (48.48%) Exchange Server 2010
10 48 (48.48%) MS Exchange
11 39 (39.39%) NetApp
11 39 (39.39%) vSphere
11 39 (39.39%) Exchange Server 2007
12 36 (36.36%) NCDA
12 36 (36.36%) NCIE
13 35 (35.35%) MCITP
13 35 (35.35%) Exchange Server 2003
14 34 (34.34%) MCP
15 33 (33.33%) VTSP
15 33 (33.33%) XenDesktop
16 32 (32.32%) XenApp
16 32 (32.32%) VMware ESX
17 30 (30.30%) EMC
17 30 (30.30%) Cisco Nexus
18 29 (29.29%) Windows Server 2008
18 29 (29.29%) VCAP
18 29 (29.29%) MCTS
19 28 (28.28%) Citrix Certification

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 48 (48.48%) MS Exchange
1 48 (48.48%) Exchange Server 2010
2 39 (39.39%) Exchange Server 2007
3 35 (35.35%) Exchange Server 2003
4 20 (20.20%) Exchange Server 2000
5 17 (17.17%) Exchange Server 2013
6 15 (15.15%) IIS
7 14 (14.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 20 (20.20%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.09%) MS Office
3 1 (1.01%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.05%) Office 365
2 1 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (30.30%) Cisco Nexus
2 20 (20.20%) TCP/IP
2 20 (20.20%) WAAS
3 16 (16.16%) Firewall
4 14 (14.14%) SAN
5 13 (13.13%) VPN
5 13 (13.13%) DNS
5 13 (13.13%) DHCP
6 10 (10.10%) Cisco IOS
7 9 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (8.08%) NetScaler
9 7 (7.07%) Internet
10 5 (5.05%) LAN
10 5 (5.05%) WAN
11 4 (4.04%) SSL
12 3 (3.03%) Fibre Channel
13 2 (2.02%) NAS
13 2 (2.02%) Ethernet
14 1 (1.01%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (28.28%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (6.06%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.06%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database
General
1 11 (11.11%) German Language
2 6 (6.06%) Finance
3 1 (1.01%) Legal
3 1 (1.01%) Banking
3 1 (1.01%) Retail
3 1 (1.01%) French Language
3 1 (1.01%) Italian Language
3 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (42.42%) Consultant
2 28 (28.28%) Architect
3 14 (14.14%) Virtualisation Architect
3 14 (14.14%) FlexPod Consultant
4 12 (12.12%) Wintel Consultant
5 11 (11.11%) Storage Architect
5 11 (11.11%) Storage Solutions Architect
5 11 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
5 11 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
5 11 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 10 (10.10%) Storage Consultant
7 9 (9.09%) Technology Consultant
7 9 (9.09%) Analyst
7 9 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
7 9 (9.09%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 8 (8.08%) Support Analyst
9 7 (7.07%) Wintel Architect
10 6 (6.06%) Technical Support
10 6 (6.06%) Technical Engineer
10 6 (6.06%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.04%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.01%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.20%) FlexPod
2 14 (14.14%) Blackberry
2 14 (14.14%) Clustering
3 11 (11.11%) Celerra
3 11 (11.11%) CLARiiON
4 6 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.06%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.01%) Replication
5 1 (1.01%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.01%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 71 (71.72%) Windows
2 29 (29.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (25.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (20.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (12.12%) Windows 7
6 10 (10.10%) Windows 2000 Server
7 5 (5.05%) Windows 2000
8 4 (4.04%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.02%) Linux
10 1 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (14.14%) Change Control
3 8 (8.08%) Mobile Device Management
4 6 (6.06%) Time Management
4 6 (6.06%) ITSM
4 6 (6.06%) Security Management
4 6 (6.06%) Service Management
4 6 (6.06%) Validation
5 5 (5.05%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (5.05%) Data Management
5 5 (5.05%) Service Delivery
5 5 (5.05%) Configuration Management
5 5 (5.05%) Load Balancing
6 4 (4.04%) Migration
7 3 (3.03%) Operations Management
8 2 (2.02%) Change Management
8 2 (2.02%) ITIL
9 1 (1.01%) SOA
9 1 (1.01%) Workflow
9 1 (1.01%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.16%) SQL
2 12 (12.12%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.03%) VBScript
3 3 (3.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 52 (52.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 50 (50.51%) MCSE
3 36 (36.36%) NCDA
3 36 (36.36%) NCIE
4 35 (35.35%) MCITP
5 34 (34.34%) MCP
6 33 (33.33%) VTSP
7 29 (29.29%) VCAP
7 29 (29.29%) MCTS
8 28 (28.28%) Citrix Certification
9 25 (25.25%) CCA
10 19 (19.19%) Cisco Certification
10 19 (19.19%) CCNA
11 16 (16.16%) CCEE
12 14 (14.14%) MCSA
13 12 (12.12%) Security Cleared
14 11 (11.11%) CCIA
14 11 (11.11%) CCEA
14 11 (11.11%) SC Cleared
15 10 (10.10%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.01%) COBIT
System Software
1 97 (97.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 59 (59.60%) Active Directory
3 50 (50.51%) Hyper-V
4 39 (39.39%) vSphere
5 33 (33.33%) XenDesktop
6 32 (32.32%) XenApp
6 32 (32.32%) VMware ESX
7 23 (23.23%) vCloud
8 14 (14.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 10 (10.10%) Microsoft App-V
10 8 (8.08%) Terminal Services
11 6 (6.06%) VMware Workstation
12 5 (5.05%) XenServer
13 3 (3.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 1 (1.01%) VMware Server
14 1 (1.01%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 16 (16.16%) NetBackup
2 7 (7.07%) Backup Exec
2 7 (7.07%) XenMobile
3 5 (5.05%) Legato
3 5 (5.05%) ARCserve
3 5 (5.05%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (3.03%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.01%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (1.01%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 99 (100.00%) VMware
2 78 (78.79%) Microsoft
3 63 (63.64%) Citrix
4 51 (51.52%) Cisco
5 39 (39.39%) NetApp
6 30 (30.30%) EMC
7 16 (16.16%) Symantec
8 14 (14.14%) Dell
9 13 (13.13%) HP
10 12 (12.12%) 3PAR
11 7 (7.07%) Veeam
11 7 (7.07%) IBM
12 5 (5.05%) Juniper
12 5 (5.05%) CommVault
12 5 (5.05%) PlateSpin
12 5 (5.05%) F5
13 4 (4.04%) AppSense
14 2 (2.02%) Brocade
15 1 (1.01%) Veritas
15 1 (1.01%) Red Hat
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