The table below looks at the statistics for VCP4 in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCP4 over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional 4 (VCP4)
Rank - 329 311
Permanent jobs citing VCP4 0 5 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.040% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.16% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 17
Average salary - £63,750 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.10%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,250 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+20.56% -19.42%
VCP4
London

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

Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2498 3083 2684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 23.97% 24.90% 22.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2136 2529 2371
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,650 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

VCP4
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VCP4 across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VCP4 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

VCP4
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VCP4 across the City of London region.

VCP4 Salary Trend in the City of London

VCP4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing VCP4 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 VCP4.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (100.00%) VCP5
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) EMC

VCP4
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing VCP4 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 VCP4. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (100.00%) VCP5
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) JNCIA
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Apple