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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 53 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.60% - 1.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.96% - 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £39,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -8.69%
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
102 70 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 30.72% 25.64% 29.32%
Number of salaries quoted 89 49 47
Average salary £51,250 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,250 £60,000 £70,000
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 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)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) Citrix
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) MCSE
3 8 (72.73%) MS Exchange
3 8 (72.73%) Symantec
3 8 (72.73%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (72.73%) Backup Exec
4 7 (63.64%) SAN
4 7 (63.64%) vSphere
5 6 (54.55%) XenApp
5 6 (54.55%) Sophos
5 6 (54.55%) MCSA
5 6 (54.55%) Linux
5 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
5 6 (54.55%) MCITP
5 6 (54.55%) ITIL
6 5 (45.45%) VBScript
6 5 (45.45%) NetApp
6 5 (45.45%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (45.45%) Zenoss
6 5 (45.45%) WhatsUp Gold
6 5 (45.45%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (45.45%) NetBackup
6 5 (45.45%) WSUS
6 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
7 4 (36.36%) XenDesktop

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 8 (72.73%) MS Exchange
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (18.18%) Lync
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (9.09%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) SAN
2 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 3 (27.27%) VPN
3 3 (27.27%) Firewall
4 2 (18.18%) iSCSI
4 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
4 2 (18.18%) VLAN
4 2 (18.18%) Wireless
4 2 (18.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Server Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Help Desk Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Services Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Service Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Server Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Server Support
2 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) IT Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Server Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) PDA
1 2 (18.18%) Clustering
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (18.18%) People Management
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) VBScript
1 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (90.91%) MCSE
3 6 (54.55%) MCSA
3 6 (54.55%) MCITP
4 5 (45.45%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (27.27%) CCNA
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (27.27%) CCA
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
6 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
6 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) vSphere
2 6 (54.55%) XenApp
3 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (36.36%) XenDesktop
5 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
6 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) Norton AntiVirus
1 8 (72.73%) Backup Exec
2 5 (45.45%) Zenoss
2 5 (45.45%) WhatsUp Gold
2 5 (45.45%) NetBackup
2 5 (45.45%) WSUS
3 2 (18.18%) SCCM
3 2 (18.18%) SCOM
3 2 (18.18%) SCVMM
3 2 (18.18%) vMotion
4 1 (9.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) Citrix
3 8 (72.73%) Symantec
4 6 (54.55%) Sophos
5 5 (45.45%) NetApp
6 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
6 3 (27.27%) Veeam
7 2 (18.18%) Websense
8 1 (9.09%) HP
8 1 (9.09%) Cisco
8 1 (9.09%) Apple