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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 49 54 40
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 19 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.03% 1.56% 1.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.24% 5.84% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 5
Average salary £33,000 £57,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.60% +43.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
169 154 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 26.95% 26.64% 23.72%
Number of salaries quoted 150 133 76
Average salary £33,000 £35,783 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% -10.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,800 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -

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 22 September 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 39 (100.00%) VMware
2 30 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (61.54%) Windows
4 19 (48.72%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (48.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (43.59%) Linux
7 16 (41.03%) Cisco
8 14 (35.90%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (35.90%) CCNA
9 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
10 12 (30.77%) Active Directory
10 12 (30.77%) ITIL
10 12 (30.77%) RHCE
10 12 (30.77%) SAN
10 12 (30.77%) Hyper-V
11 11 (28.21%) Office 365
11 11 (28.21%) MCSE
12 10 (25.64%) MS Exchange
12 10 (25.64%) Mentoring
13 9 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2003
13 9 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
13 9 (23.08%) Line Management
13 9 (23.08%) HP
13 9 (23.08%) Solaris
13 9 (23.08%) NetApp
13 9 (23.08%) Red Hat
13 9 (23.08%) Configuration Management
14 8 (20.51%) Advertising

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 10 (25.64%) MS Exchange
2 9 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2003
2 9 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (20.51%) SharePoint
4 6 (15.38%) Lync
5 4 (10.26%) Apache
5 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (10.26%) OpenStack
6 3 (7.69%) WebSphere
6 3 (7.69%) ColdFusion
6 3 (7.69%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (28.21%) Office 365
2 5 (12.82%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (10.26%) SaaS
4 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.77%) SAN
2 8 (20.51%) Firewall
3 3 (7.69%) HSRP
3 3 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (7.69%) VLAN
3 3 (7.69%) VRRP
3 3 (7.69%) DHCP
3 3 (7.69%) DNS
4 2 (5.13%) VoIP
4 2 (5.13%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) MySQL
General
1 8 (20.51%) Advertising
2 7 (17.95%) Finance
3 3 (7.69%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (25.64%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (23.08%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (20.51%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 6 (15.38%) Project Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Technical Design Authority
7 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 3 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (7.69%) Architect
7 3 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (7.69%) Administrator
7 3 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Technical Support
8 2 (5.13%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) LAMP
2 3 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) AS400
2 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 24 (61.54%) Windows
2 19 (48.72%) Windows Server 2003
2 19 (48.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (43.59%) Linux
5 9 (23.08%) Solaris
6 7 (17.95%) Windows 2000 Server
7 6 (15.38%) UNIX
7 6 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (10.26%) CentOS
9 2 (5.13%) Windows 7
10 1 (2.56%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) ITIL
2 10 (25.64%) Mentoring
3 9 (23.08%) Line Management
3 9 (23.08%) Configuration Management
4 7 (17.95%) Systems Analysis
4 7 (17.95%) Competitive Intelligence
4 7 (17.95%) Service Management
4 7 (17.95%) Change Management
5 4 (10.26%) Project Management
5 4 (10.26%) Strategic Planning
5 4 (10.26%) TOGAF
6 3 (7.69%) Email Migration
6 3 (7.69%) Time Management
7 2 (5.13%) DevOps
8 1 (2.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.56%) Coaching
8 1 (2.56%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.38%) SQL
2 5 (12.82%) Ruby
2 5 (12.82%) Perl
3 4 (10.26%) Bash Shell
4 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 3 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (35.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (35.90%) CCNA
3 12 (30.77%) RHCE
4 11 (28.21%) MCSE
5 8 (20.51%) Degree
6 7 (17.95%) CCNP
7 6 (15.38%) CCA
7 6 (15.38%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (10.26%) CCIE
9 3 (7.69%) VCP5
10 2 (5.13%) MCSA
10 2 (5.13%) MCITP
11 1 (2.56%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.56%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 12 (30.77%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.69%) XenServer
4 2 (5.13%) KVM
5 1 (2.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) Puppet
1 5 (12.82%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.13%) SCDPM
3 1 (2.56%) YUM
Vendors
1 39 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (41.03%) Cisco
3 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 9 (23.08%) HP
4 9 (23.08%) NetApp
4 9 (23.08%) Red Hat
5 6 (15.38%) Dell
5 6 (15.38%) IBM
6 3 (7.69%) WatchGuard
6 3 (7.69%) SonicWALL
6 3 (7.69%) Google
6 3 (7.69%) CheckPoint
6 3 (7.69%) EMC
6 3 (7.69%) JBoss
7 2 (5.13%) Citrix
7 2 (5.13%) Veeam
7 2 (5.13%) IPFX
8 1 (2.56%) SAP
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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