The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge 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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 101 102 111
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 10 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.62% 0.56% 0.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.68% 1.42% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 5
Average salary £47,500 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +12.50%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Qualifications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
597 563 713
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 36.97% 39.18% 40.84%
Number of salaries quoted 428 468 581
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,400 £50,000 £60,000
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 Cambridge

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (95.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (81.82%) Citrix
4 11 (50.00%) NetApp
5 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 10 (45.45%) Hyper-V
5 10 (45.45%) NCDA
5 10 (45.45%) NCIE
6 9 (40.91%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (40.91%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (40.91%) Incident Management
6 9 (40.91%) Windows
6 9 (40.91%) MS Exchange
7 3 (13.64%) Replication
7 3 (13.64%) ITIL
7 3 (13.64%) EMC
8 2 (9.09%) Cisco
8 2 (9.09%) Migration
8 2 (9.09%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 2 (9.09%) vSphere
8 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (4.55%) VCDX
9 1 (4.55%) VCAP
9 1 (4.55%) VTSP
9 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
9 1 (4.55%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (4.55%) MCTS
9 1 (4.55%) MCITP
9 1 (4.55%) Veeam

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 9 (40.91%) MS Exchange
General
1 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Systems Engineer
1 9 (40.91%) Storage Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Senior Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Server Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Senior Server Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Storage Specialist
3 2 (9.09%) Virtualisation Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Server Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Storage Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Incident Management
1 9 (40.91%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (13.64%) ITIL
3 2 (9.09%) Migration
3 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (45.45%) NCDA
1 10 (45.45%) NCIE
2 1 (4.55%) VCAP
2 1 (4.55%) VTSP
2 1 (4.55%) MCTS
2 1 (4.55%) MCITP
2 1 (4.55%) VCDX
2 1 (4.55%) MCSE
System Software
1 21 (95.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (45.45%) Hyper-V
3 9 (40.91%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (9.09%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 2 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (81.82%) Citrix
3 11 (50.00%) NetApp
4 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 3 (13.64%) EMC
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco
7 1 (4.55%) HP
7 1 (4.55%) Veeam