The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank 329 310 336
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +26
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 3 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.024% 0.043% 0.036%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.099% 0.17% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 5
Average salary £68,750 £46,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.84% +16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £41,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,750 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3028 2944 3171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 23.92% 25.03% 22.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2579 2537 2852
Average salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VCP5
London

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 18 April 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) SAN
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) MCSE
3 4 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (37.50%) NetApp
4 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) HP
5 2 (25.00%) CCNA
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (25.00%) Citrix
5 2 (25.00%) MCSA
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) SCOM
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (25.00%) NAS
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (25.00%) Lync
6 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (25.00%) Lync
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (12.50%) IIS
3 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) NAS
3 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Sales Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Server Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Storage Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Pre Sales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) FlexPod
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Business Development
2 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
2 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (25.00%) CCNA
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (25.00%) MCSA
4 1 (12.50%) VCAP
4 1 (12.50%) MCTS
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) VCP4
4 1 (12.50%) NCDA
4 1 (12.50%) NCIE
4 1 (12.50%) MCP
4 1 (12.50%) CCA
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (12.50%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (12.50%) vCloud
4 1 (12.50%) Xen
4 1 (12.50%) XenApp
4 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco
4 3 (37.50%) NetApp
4 3 (37.50%) HP
5 2 (25.00%) Citrix
6 1 (12.50%) Novell
6 1 (12.50%) LANDesk
6 1 (12.50%) 3PAR
6 1 (12.50%) CommVault
6 1 (12.50%) IBM
6 1 (12.50%) Dell
6 1 (12.50%) EMC