The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 64 56 60
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 6 20 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.85% 2.91% 1.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.14% 7.75% 4.97%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 7
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £33,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £67,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
South Wales

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

Qualifications Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
191 258 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 27.02% 37.55% 28.80%
Number of salaries quoted 154 212 138
Average salary £37,500 £35,783 £36,950
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.79% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 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)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (91.67%) Windows
3 20 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 20 (83.33%) Finance
3 20 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (79.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (79.17%) Linux
5 17 (70.83%) HTTP
5 17 (70.83%) VCP5
6 16 (66.67%) AS400
6 16 (66.67%) OS/400
6 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
6 16 (66.67%) IBM
6 16 (66.67%) IBM HTTP Server
6 16 (66.67%) WebSphere
7 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (16.67%) SAN
9 4 (16.67%) MCSE
10 3 (12.50%) DHCP
10 3 (12.50%) DNS
10 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
10 3 (12.50%) Windows 8
10 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
11 2 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
11 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
11 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V

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

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 16 (66.67%) IBM HTTP Server
1 16 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (8.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (70.83%) HTTP
2 4 (16.67%) SAN
3 3 (12.50%) DHCP
3 3 (12.50%) DNS
4 1 (4.17%) LDAP
4 1 (4.17%) LAN
4 1 (4.17%) WAN
4 1 (4.17%) VPN
4 1 (4.17%) Firewall
4 1 (4.17%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) MySQL
General
1 20 (83.33%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Advertising
3 1 (4.17%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Architect
3 1 (4.17%) Technical Architect
3 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Team Leader
3 1 (4.17%) Technical Designer
3 1 (4.17%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (4.17%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (4.17%) Administrator
3 1 (4.17%) Wintel Architect
3 1 (4.17%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Designer
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (66.67%) AS400
2 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (91.67%) Windows
2 20 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (79.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (79.17%) Linux
4 16 (66.67%) OS/400
5 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
7 2 (8.33%) CentOS
8 1 (4.17%) UNIX
8 1 (4.17%) Debian
8 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (8.33%) ITIL
1 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (4.17%) Project Management
2 1 (4.17%) Network Design
2 1 (4.17%) Service Management
2 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
2 1 (4.17%) Change Management
2 1 (4.17%) Time Management
2 1 (4.17%) DevOps
2 1 (4.17%) Line Management
2 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
2 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (8.33%) Ruby
2 2 (8.33%) Perl
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (70.83%) VCP5
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (16.67%) MCSE
3 2 (8.33%) MCSA
4 1 (4.17%) RHCE
4 1 (4.17%) Degree
4 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
4 1 (4.17%) KVM
4 1 (4.17%) XenApp
4 1 (4.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Puppet
1 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.17%) WSUS
2 1 (4.17%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) SCOM
2 1 (4.17%) yum
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 16 (66.67%) IBM
4 1 (4.17%) McAfee
4 1 (4.17%) NetApp
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix
4 1 (4.17%) Google
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £33000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus etc
Posted: 5 days ago