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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 77 48 52
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +4
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 3 20 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.36% 3.08% 1.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.36% 9.71% 7.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3 20 11
Average salary £37,000 £33,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.12% -37.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £32,950 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £35,600 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -8.69%
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
220 206 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 26.32% 31.69% 24.44%
Number of salaries quoted 202 185 123
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £29,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 28 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (66.67%) DHCP
4 5 (55.56%) MCSE
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (55.56%) SAN
4 5 (55.56%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (55.56%) Advertising
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 4 (44.44%) VCP5
6 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
6 3 (33.33%) AS400
6 3 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 3 (33.33%) IBM
6 3 (33.33%) OS/400
6 3 (33.33%) Linux
6 3 (33.33%) HTTP
7 1 (11.11%) DNS
7 1 (11.11%) SLA
7 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
1 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) DHCP
2 5 (55.56%) SAN
3 3 (33.33%) HTTP
4 1 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 6 (66.67%) Windows 8
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) OS/400
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) MCSE
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (44.44%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) IBM