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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 57 44 65
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +21
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 10 20 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.50% 3.36% 0.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.29% 8.81% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 5
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £32,300 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,150 £50,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
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
159 227 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 23.87% 38.15% 24.21%
Number of salaries quoted 138 192 134
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £50,000
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)
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 24 April 2015.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Histogram in Cardiff

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 19 (90.48%) Linux
2 19 (90.48%) Microsoft
3 18 (85.71%) Finance
3 18 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (80.95%) HTTP
5 16 (76.19%) IBM
5 16 (76.19%) OS/400
5 16 (76.19%) SQL Server
5 16 (76.19%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (76.19%) WebSphere
5 16 (76.19%) IBM HTTP Server
5 16 (76.19%) VCP5
5 16 (76.19%) AS400
6 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
7 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
8 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (9.52%) SAN
8 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
8 2 (9.52%) ITIL
8 2 (9.52%) Perl
8 2 (9.52%) SQL
8 2 (9.52%) MySQL
8 2 (9.52%) MCSE
8 2 (9.52%) MCSA
8 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
8 2 (9.52%) DNS
8 2 (9.52%) Ruby

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (76.19%) IBM HTTP Server
1 16 (76.19%) WebSphere
2 2 (9.52%) OpenStack
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (9.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (80.95%) HTTP
2 2 (9.52%) DNS
2 2 (9.52%) SAN
3 1 (4.76%) Firewall
3 1 (4.76%) VPLS
3 1 (4.76%) VPN
3 1 (4.76%) LDAP
3 1 (4.76%) LAN
3 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (76.19%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) MySQL
General
1 18 (85.71%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (4.76%) Solutions Designer
2 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
2 1 (4.76%) Technical Designer
2 1 (4.76%) Designer
2 1 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (4.76%) Wintel Architect
2 1 (4.76%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (4.76%) Architect
2 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
2 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (4.76%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (76.19%) AS400
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 19 (90.48%) Windows
1 19 (90.48%) Linux
2 18 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (76.19%) OS/400
3 16 (76.19%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (9.52%) CentOS
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.76%) UNIX
5 1 (4.76%) Debian
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (9.52%) ITIL
1 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
2 1 (4.76%) Project Management
2 1 (4.76%) Service Management
2 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
2 1 (4.76%) Change Management
2 1 (4.76%) Network Design
2 1 (4.76%) Time Management
2 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (4.76%) DevOps
2 1 (4.76%) Line Management
2 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
2 2 (9.52%) Perl
2 2 (9.52%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) Ruby
3 1 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (76.19%) VCP5
2 2 (9.52%) MCSE
2 2 (9.52%) MCSA
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.76%) RHCE
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.76%) XenApp
4 1 (4.76%) XenServer
4 1 (4.76%) KVM
4 1 (4.76%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Puppet
1 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.76%) WSUS
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) SCOM
2 1 (4.76%) yum
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (90.48%) Microsoft
3 16 (76.19%) IBM
4 1 (4.76%) Google
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) NetApp
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.76%) McAfee