The table below looks at the statistics for VCP5 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 VCP5 over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank 308 334 314
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -20
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 6 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.057% 0.024% 0.042%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.22% 0.10% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 5
Average salary £51,750 £68,750 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.72% +47.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £65,750 £41,700
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £71,750 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +12.50%
VCP5
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
2710 2987 2942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.69% 24.06% 24.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2280 2543 2537
Average salary £51,500 £52,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.90% +0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £76,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VCP5
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VCP5 across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VCP5 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

VCP5
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VCP5 across the City of London region.

VCP5 Salary Trend in the City of London

VCP5
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VCP5 across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

VCP5 Salary Histogram in the City of London

VCP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing VCP5 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 VCP5.

1 9 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
3 7 (77.78%) HP
4 6 (66.67%) SAN
4 6 (66.67%) NetApp
4 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (55.56%) Cisco
5 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (44.44%) Dell
6 4 (44.44%) CCNA
6 4 (44.44%) MCSE
6 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
6 4 (44.44%) XenApp
6 4 (44.44%) VCP4
7 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 3 (33.33%) EMC
7 3 (33.33%) Citrix
7 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (33.33%) SCOM
8 2 (22.22%) SCDPM
8 2 (22.22%) Private Cloud
8 2 (22.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (22.22%) CCA
8 2 (22.22%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (22.22%) Symantec

VCP5
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing VCP5 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 VCP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) NAS
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Sales Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
1 2 (22.22%) Private Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Data Management
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (11.11%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) R
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (44.44%) VCP4
3 4 (44.44%) MCSE
3 4 (44.44%) CCNA
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (22.22%) CCA
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (22.22%) MCSA
4 2 (22.22%) NCIE
5 1 (11.11%) RHCE
5 1 (11.11%) JNCIA
5 1 (11.11%) MCITP
5 1 (11.11%) PhD
5 1 (11.11%) CCNP
5 1 (11.11%) MCP
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
2 4 (44.44%) XenApp
3 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (22.22%) XenDesktop
5 1 (11.11%) vSphere
5 1 (11.11%) vCloud
5 1 (11.11%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) SCOM
2 2 (22.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (22.22%) SCDPM
2 2 (22.22%) Backup Exec
2 2 (22.22%) SCCM
3 1 (11.11%) Nagios
3 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) HP
3 6 (66.67%) NetApp
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) Cisco
5 4 (44.44%) Dell
6 3 (33.33%) EMC
6 3 (33.33%) Citrix
7 2 (22.22%) IBM
7 2 (22.22%) Brocade
7 2 (22.22%) Symantec
7 2 (22.22%) TOWER Software
8 1 (11.11%) 3PAR
8 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
8 1 (11.11%) Apple
8 1 (11.11%) Juniper