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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 75 54 53
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -1
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 5 21 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.63% 3.06% 2.02%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.23% 8.43% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 10
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £32,900 £46,450
10% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £67,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -6.66%
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
224 249 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 28.28% 36.24% 26.65%
Number of salaries quoted 182 207 123
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £29,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,546 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.58% +1.36%

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 2 July 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 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (88.89%) Windows
3 15 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (83.33%) Finance
3 15 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (66.67%) Linux
4 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 11 (61.11%) VCP5
6 10 (55.56%) AS400
6 10 (55.56%) IBM HTTP Server
6 10 (55.56%) WebSphere
6 10 (55.56%) OS/400
6 10 (55.56%) HTTP
6 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
6 10 (55.56%) IBM
7 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
8 6 (33.33%) SAN
8 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
9 5 (27.78%) Windows 8
9 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (27.78%) DHCP
9 5 (27.78%) MCSE
10 4 (22.22%) Advertising
10 4 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
12 2 (11.11%) ITIL
12 2 (11.11%) SQL
12 2 (11.11%) MySQL
12 2 (11.11%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 10 (55.56%) IBM HTTP Server
1 10 (55.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) HTTP
2 6 (33.33%) SAN
3 5 (27.78%) DHCP
4 2 (11.11%) DNS
5 1 (5.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) MySQL
General
1 15 (83.33%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 15 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (66.67%) Linux
4 10 (55.56%) OS/400
5 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
6 5 (27.78%) Windows 8
7 1 (5.56%) CentOS
7 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (5.56%) Debian
7 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
2 1 (5.56%) Project Management
2 1 (5.56%) Service Management
2 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
2 1 (5.56%) Change Management
2 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (5.56%) DevOps
2 1 (5.56%) Line Management
2 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Ruby
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) VCP5
2 5 (27.78%) MCSE
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.56%) RHCE
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) WSUS
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
1 1 (5.56%) SCOM
1 1 (5.56%) yum
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
1 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (55.56%) IBM
4 1 (5.56%) NetApp
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.56%) McAfee