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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 54 47 44
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 5 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.07% 0.69% 0.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.82% 2.38% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 1
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +33.84%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-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
131 84 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 27.93% 29.17% 42.70%
Number of salaries quoted 100 62 97
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £63,000
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 19 December 2014.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) MCSE
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) MCITP
2 5 (71.43%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) Symantec
3 4 (57.14%) IBM
3 4 (57.14%) HP ASE
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) WAN
5 2 (28.57%) SAN
5 2 (28.57%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
5 2 (28.57%) CCA
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (28.57%) VLAN
5 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
5 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
6 1 (14.29%) SCCM
6 1 (14.29%) SCOM
6 1 (14.29%) SCVMM
6 1 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (14.29%) HP SIM
6 1 (14.29%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) SaaS

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (14.29%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (14.29%) Lync
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) WAN
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
1 2 (28.57%) VLAN
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
2 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security
2 1 (14.29%) NAS
2 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Sales Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (14.29%) IT Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Design Authority
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) AIX
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Load Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
2 1 (14.29%) Straight-Through Processing
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) MCSE
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (71.43%) MCITP
3 4 (57.14%) HP ASE
4 2 (28.57%) CCA
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (14.29%) CCEA
5 1 (14.29%) MCTS
5 1 (14.29%) MCSA
5 1 (14.29%) MCP
5 1 (14.29%) MCSD
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) XenApp
3 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) SCOM
2 1 (14.29%) SCVMM
2 1 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (14.29%) HP SIM
2 1 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) Symantec
3 4 (57.14%) IBM
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) McAfee
5 1 (14.29%) Websense
5 1 (14.29%) Veeam
5 1 (14.29%) F5