The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham 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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 43 51 35
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -16
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 7 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.06% 0.65% 2.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.95% 2.20% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 6
Average salary £35,000 £37,250 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.04% -14.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £36,250 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,400 £38,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -6.66%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Gloucestershire

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

Qualifications Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
88 91 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 25.96% 29.64% 31.80%
Number of salaries quoted 76 72 60
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Cheltenham region.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in Cheltenham

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 20 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (90.00%) MCSE
3 17 (85.00%) Citrix
4 16 (80.00%) Windows
5 13 (65.00%) MS Exchange
5 13 (65.00%) Backup Exec
5 13 (65.00%) Symantec
5 13 (65.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 13 (65.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (60.00%) Citrix Certification
6 12 (60.00%) SAN
7 11 (55.00%) XenApp
8 10 (50.00%) vSphere
8 10 (50.00%) CCA
9 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
9 9 (45.00%) SQL
9 9 (45.00%) XenDesktop
10 8 (40.00%) Veeam
10 8 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (40.00%) Hyper-V
10 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
10 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 8 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
10 8 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (40.00%) VPN
10 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (40.00%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 13 (65.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (35.00%) Lync
4 2 (10.00%) OpenStack
5 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Office
2 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) SAN
2 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (40.00%) VPN
3 8 (40.00%) Firewall
4 7 (35.00%) Wireless
4 7 (35.00%) VLAN
4 7 (35.00%) WAN
4 7 (35.00%) NetScaler
5 5 (25.00%) iSCSI
6 2 (10.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Server Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Server Support
4 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Services Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Service Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Server Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) IT Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) IT Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Project Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Clustering
2 6 (30.00%) PDA
3 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (35.00%) Linux
4 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (10.00%) People Management
3 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (10.00%) Service Management
3 2 (10.00%) Change Management
3 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) VBScript
2 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (90.00%) MCSE
3 12 (60.00%) Citrix Certification
4 10 (50.00%) CCA
5 7 (35.00%) MCSA
5 7 (35.00%) MCITP
6 3 (15.00%) CCNA
6 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
7 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
7 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (55.00%) XenApp
3 10 (50.00%) vSphere
4 9 (45.00%) XenDesktop
5 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 8 (40.00%) Hyper-V
5 8 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (35.00%) VMware ESX
7 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 1 (5.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (65.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 13 (65.00%) Backup Exec
2 7 (35.00%) SCCM
2 7 (35.00%) SCOM
2 7 (35.00%) SCVMM
3 5 (25.00%) Zenoss
3 5 (25.00%) WhatsUp Gold
3 5 (25.00%) WSUS
3 5 (25.00%) NetBackup
3 5 (25.00%) vMotion
4 1 (5.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (85.00%) Citrix
3 13 (65.00%) Symantec
4 8 (40.00%) Veeam
5 7 (35.00%) Websense
6 6 (30.00%) Sophos
7 5 (25.00%) NetApp
8 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
9 2 (10.00%) HP
9 2 (10.00%) Cisco
10 1 (5.00%) AppSense
10 1 (5.00%) Apple