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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank 304 310 311
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 6 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.058% 0.039% 0.028%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.23% 0.15% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 3
Average salary £62,500 £58,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +11.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £39,750 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £77,750 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £48,600 £51,500
% change year-on-year
-12.55% -5.63%
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
2574 2582 2848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.00% 24.90% 26.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2241 2185 2535
Average salary £52,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 11 (100.00%) VMware
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) HP
3 7 (63.64%) SAN
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 6 (54.55%) Cisco
4 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (45.45%) NetApp
6 4 (36.36%) Dell
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (36.36%) XenApp
6 4 (36.36%) Brocade
6 4 (36.36%) vSphere
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (27.27%) VCP4
7 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (27.27%) Performance Management
7 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
7 3 (27.27%) Citrix
7 3 (27.27%) CCNA
7 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (27.27%) MCSE
8 2 (18.18%) MCSA
8 2 (18.18%) IBM
8 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
8 2 (18.18%) Hitachi
8 2 (18.18%) Symantec
8 2 (18.18%) Active Directory

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) IaaS
2 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) NAS
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) SMTP
3 1 (9.09%) DHCP
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Sales Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Storage Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Storage Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) IT Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
1 2 (18.18%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Solaris
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Performance Management
2 2 (18.18%) Data Management
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (9.09%) Network Management
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (27.27%) VCP4
2 3 (27.27%) CCNA
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (27.27%) MCSE
3 2 (18.18%) MCSA
3 2 (18.18%) CCA
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (18.18%) NCIE
4 1 (9.09%) Degree
4 1 (9.09%) JNCIA
4 1 (9.09%) CCNP
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (36.36%) XenApp
2 4 (36.36%) vSphere
3 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
4 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
4 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (9.09%) vCloud
5 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
1 2 (18.18%) SCOM
1 2 (18.18%) Backup Exec
1 2 (18.18%) SCDPM
1 2 (18.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) HP
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco
4 5 (45.45%) NetApp
5 4 (36.36%) Dell
5 4 (36.36%) Brocade
6 3 (27.27%) Citrix
7 2 (18.18%) IBM
7 2 (18.18%) Hitachi
7 2 (18.18%) Symantec
7 2 (18.18%) EMC
7 2 (18.18%) Veeam
7 2 (18.18%) TOWER Software
8 1 (9.09%) 3PAR
8 1 (9.09%) Apple
8 1 (9.09%) Juniper
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Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago