The first table below looks at the demand for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 45 49 39
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 21 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.12% 2.21% 1.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.09% 8.16% 7.06%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 6
Average salary £33,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.14% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £46,500 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Qualifications Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
231 147 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 34.27% 27.12% 24.22%
Number of salaries quoted 192 122 83
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,893 £29,500 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,452 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.62% -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
South Wales

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in Cardiff

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Histogram in Cardiff

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 38 (100.00%) VMware
2 29 (76.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (57.89%) Cisco
4 20 (52.63%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (47.37%) SAN
6 16 (42.11%) CCNA
6 16 (42.11%) Windows
7 15 (39.47%) HP
8 14 (36.84%) Active Directory
8 14 (36.84%) Hyper-V
8 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (34.21%) Office 365
9 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (34.21%) Firewall
9 13 (34.21%) SharePoint
10 12 (31.58%) CCNP
10 12 (31.58%) Linux
11 11 (28.95%) ITIL
11 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (28.95%) Lync
12 10 (26.32%) NetApp
12 10 (26.32%) MCSE
12 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
13 9 (23.68%) Dell
13 9 (23.68%) RHCE
13 9 (23.68%) CheckPoint
13 9 (23.68%) VRRP
13 9 (23.68%) Project Management
13 9 (23.68%) Cisco ASA

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 13 (34.21%) SharePoint
2 11 (28.95%) Lync
3 6 (15.79%) MS Exchange
4 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (7.89%) Apache
5 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (7.89%) OpenStack
6 2 (5.26%) ColdFusion
7 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.63%) IIS
7 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (34.21%) Office 365
2 4 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (7.89%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (7.89%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (5.26%) SaaS
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (47.37%) SAN
2 13 (34.21%) Firewall
3 9 (23.68%) VLAN
3 9 (23.68%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (23.68%) VRRP
3 9 (23.68%) HSRP
4 3 (7.89%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.63%) LDAP
5 1 (2.63%) DHCP
5 1 (2.63%) DNS
5 1 (2.63%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) MySQL
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (18.42%) Advertising
2 3 (7.89%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 17 (44.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (26.32%) Project Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (18.42%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Technical Design Authority
7 3 (7.89%) VMware Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Virtualisation Specialist
7 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 3 (7.89%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (7.89%) Architect
7 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (7.89%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Administrator
9 1 (2.63%) Cloud Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) LAMP
2 2 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 16 (42.11%) Windows
2 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (31.58%) Linux
5 8 (21.05%) Solaris
6 7 (18.42%) Windows 2000 Server
7 6 (15.79%) UNIX
7 6 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (5.26%) CentOS
9 1 (2.63%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) ITIL
2 9 (23.68%) Email Migration
2 9 (23.68%) Project Management
3 7 (18.42%) Configuration Management
4 6 (15.79%) Service Management
4 6 (15.79%) Change Management
4 6 (15.79%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (15.79%) Competitive Intelligence
5 4 (10.53%) TOGAF
6 2 (5.26%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (5.26%) DevOps
6 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.63%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.63%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) Perl
1 3 (7.89%) PowerHouse
1 3 (7.89%) Ruby
2 2 (5.26%) SQL
2 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.63%) C#
3 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (52.63%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (42.11%) CCNA
3 12 (31.58%) CCNP
4 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (26.32%) MCSE
6 9 (23.68%) RHCE
7 6 (15.79%) Degree
8 4 (10.53%) VCP5
8 4 (10.53%) CCIE
9 3 (7.89%) CCA
9 3 (7.89%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (5.26%) MCSA
10 2 (5.26%) MCITP
11 1 (2.63%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
1 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (76.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (36.84%) Hyper-V
2 14 (36.84%) Active Directory
3 4 (10.53%) VMware ESX
4 2 (5.26%) UAG
5 1 (2.63%) KVM
5 1 (2.63%) XenApp
5 1 (2.63%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Puppet
1 3 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.63%) YUM
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (57.89%) Cisco
3 15 (39.47%) HP
4 10 (26.32%) NetApp
4 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
5 9 (23.68%) CheckPoint
5 9 (23.68%) Dell
6 8 (21.05%) Red Hat
7 7 (18.42%) WatchGuard
7 7 (18.42%) SonicWALL
8 4 (10.53%) Brocade
9 3 (7.89%) Capita
9 3 (7.89%) EMC
9 3 (7.89%) Citrix
10 2 (5.26%) IBM
10 2 (5.26%) JBoss
11 1 (2.63%) SAP
11 1 (2.63%) Google
11 1 (2.63%) 3PAR
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