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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 46 59 41
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -18
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 9 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.43% 1.13% 1.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.26% 3.17% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 3
Average salary £37,000 £40,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.64% -22.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £36,750 £44,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £44,250 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
109 126 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 29.38% 35.69% 31.31%
Number of salaries quoted 92 102 63
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £29,649
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £71,500 £75,000
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 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 27 May 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 27 May 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 16 (80.00%) Windows
3 16 (80.00%) Citrix
3 16 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (60.00%) Backup Exec
4 12 (60.00%) CCA
4 12 (60.00%) Citrix Certification
5 11 (55.00%) MS Exchange
5 11 (55.00%) SAN
5 11 (55.00%) Symantec
5 11 (55.00%) Norton AntiVirus
6 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (50.00%) Firewall
6 10 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 10 (50.00%) SQL
6 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (45.00%) Hyper-V
7 9 (45.00%) XenApp
7 9 (45.00%) XenDesktop
7 9 (45.00%) Veeam
7 9 (45.00%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (45.00%) VLAN
7 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (45.00%) VPN

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 11 (55.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (40.00%) Lync
4 2 (10.00%) OpenStack
4 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (5.00%) IIS
5 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (5.00%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) MS Office
2 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) SAN
2 10 (50.00%) Firewall
2 10 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (45.00%) VPN
3 9 (45.00%) VLAN
3 9 (45.00%) WAN
4 8 (40.00%) NetScaler
4 8 (40.00%) Wireless
5 5 (25.00%) iSCSI
6 2 (10.00%) Broadband
7 1 (5.00%) LAN
7 1 (5.00%) BIG-IP
7 1 (5.00%) Internet
7 1 (5.00%) NAS
7 1 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (20.00%) Advertising
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Administrator
3 3 (15.00%) IT Administrator
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Server Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) IT Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Server Support
5 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) IT Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Clustering
2 7 (35.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (5.00%) UNIX
5 1 (5.00%) AIX
5 1 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (10.00%) Service Management
2 2 (10.00%) Change Management
2 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.00%) Straight-Through Processing
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (5.00%) Server Building
3 1 (5.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (90.00%) MCSE
3 12 (60.00%) CCA
3 12 (60.00%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (25.00%) MCSA
4 5 (25.00%) MCITP
5 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
5 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (10.00%) CCNA
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (5.00%) MCTS
6 1 (5.00%) CCEA
6 1 (5.00%) MCP
6 1 (5.00%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (45.00%) Hyper-V
2 9 (45.00%) XenApp
2 9 (45.00%) VMware ESX
2 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 9 (45.00%) XenDesktop
2 9 (45.00%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (40.00%) vSphere
4 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (5.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (60.00%) Backup Exec
2 11 (55.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (40.00%) SCCM
3 8 (40.00%) SCOM
3 8 (40.00%) SCVMM
4 5 (25.00%) vMotion
5 2 (10.00%) NetBackup
5 2 (10.00%) WSUS
5 2 (10.00%) Zenoss
5 2 (10.00%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (5.00%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (5.00%) HP SIM
6 1 (5.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (80.00%) Citrix
3 11 (55.00%) Symantec
4 9 (45.00%) Veeam
5 8 (40.00%) Websense
6 3 (15.00%) Sophos
6 3 (15.00%) HP
7 2 (10.00%) NetApp
7 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
7 2 (10.00%) Cisco
8 1 (5.00%) AppSense
8 1 (5.00%) F5
8 1 (5.00%) Apple
8 1 (5.00%) McAfee