The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 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 VMware Certified Professional (VCP) over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 237 282 240
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -42
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 77 52 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.69% 0.43% 0.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.82% 1.95% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 69 46 90
Average salary £53,000 £45,000 £47,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.77% -5.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £34,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,550
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.57% +5.55%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
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
2731 2660 3025
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 24.56% 21.86% 25.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2296 2314 2715
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the City of London region.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in the City of London

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Histogram in the City of London

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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).

1 125 (100.00%) VMware
2 95 (76.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 95 (76.00%) Windows
3 75 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 69 (55.20%) Active Directory
5 63 (50.40%) Microsoft Certification
6 54 (43.20%) Cisco
7 53 (42.40%) ITIL
8 51 (40.80%) MS Exchange
8 51 (40.80%) SAN
9 48 (38.40%) MCSE
10 45 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 44 (35.20%) Cisco Certification
12 43 (34.40%) MCITP
13 40 (32.00%) Finance
13 40 (32.00%) vSphere
13 40 (32.00%) Linux
14 39 (31.20%) Citrix
15 36 (28.80%) CCNA
16 35 (28.00%) Firewall
17 33 (26.40%) VMware ESX
18 31 (24.80%) HP
18 31 (24.80%) MCSA
19 28 (22.40%) Exchange Server 2010
20 27 (21.60%) Windows Server 2012
20 27 (21.60%) MCP
21 26 (20.80%) DNS
21 26 (20.80%) WAN
21 26 (20.80%) PowerShell
22 23 (18.40%) XenApp

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 51 (40.80%) MS Exchange
2 28 (22.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (11.20%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (5.60%) Lync
5 7 (5.60%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (5.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (4.80%) SharePoint
7 5 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2000
8 2 (1.60%) IIS
8 2 (1.60%) Apache
8 2 (1.60%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.80%) OpenStack
Applications
1 21 (16.80%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.00%) MS Office
3 1 (0.80%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Agresso
1 1 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.00%) IaaS
2 4 (3.20%) PaaS
3 3 (2.40%) SaaS
4 2 (1.60%) Heroku
4 2 (1.60%) Office 365
4 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.80%) ElastiCache
5 1 (0.80%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 51 (40.80%) SAN
2 35 (28.00%) Firewall
3 26 (20.80%) DNS
3 26 (20.80%) WAN
4 21 (16.80%) VLAN
5 20 (16.00%) DHCP
6 19 (15.20%) VPN
7 18 (14.40%) LAN
8 15 (12.00%) TCP/IP
9 13 (10.40%) NAS
9 13 (10.40%) NetScaler
10 11 (8.80%) iSCSI
10 11 (8.80%) BGP
11 10 (8.00%) Wireless
11 10 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (7.20%) MPLS
13 8 (6.40%) OSPF
13 8 (6.40%) Cisco Nexus
14 7 (5.60%) SSL
14 7 (5.60%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.20%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (3.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.60%) DB2
3 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.80%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (0.80%) Amazon RDS
General
1 40 (32.00%) Finance
2 12 (9.60%) Banking
3 9 (7.20%) Back Office
4 4 (3.20%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.60%) Retail
5 2 (1.60%) Law
6 1 (0.80%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.80%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.80%) Marketing
6 1 (0.80%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.80%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (13.60%) Support Engineer
2 16 (12.80%) 3rd Line Support
2 16 (12.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (12.80%) Consultant
3 14 (11.20%) Architect
4 11 (8.80%) Network Engineer
4 11 (8.80%) Systems Engineer
5 9 (7.20%) Server Engineer
5 9 (7.20%) Storage Engineer
5 9 (7.20%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (5.60%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 7 (5.60%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 6 (4.80%) Security Engineer
7 6 (4.80%) Systems Support
7 6 (4.80%) Analyst
7 6 (4.80%) Senior Network Engineer
7 6 (4.80%) Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (4.00%) Systems Support Engineer
8 5 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (4.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.60%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.00%) Replication
2 14 (11.20%) Blackberry
3 11 (8.80%) EqualLogic
4 10 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (7.20%) Clustering
6 2 (1.60%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.60%) Video on Demand
6 2 (1.60%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.80%) DTV
7 1 (0.80%) CMDB
7 1 (0.80%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 95 (76.00%) Windows
2 45 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (32.00%) Linux
4 27 (21.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (9.60%) UNIX
7 9 (7.20%) Windows 7
7 9 (7.20%) CentOS
8 6 (4.80%) Solaris
9 4 (3.20%) Windows XP
10 3 (2.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.60%) Windows Vista
11 2 (1.60%) Windows Phone
11 2 (1.60%) AIX
12 1 (0.80%) Debian
12 1 (0.80%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (42.40%) ITIL
2 13 (10.40%) Project Management
2 13 (10.40%) Change Control
3 11 (8.80%) Network Management
4 10 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (8.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 8 (6.40%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (6.40%) Migration
6 7 (5.60%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (5.60%) Use Case
7 6 (4.80%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (4.00%) Mentoring
8 5 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (4.00%) Capacity Management
8 5 (4.00%) E-Commerce
9 4 (3.20%) BCP
9 4 (3.20%) Asset Management
9 4 (3.20%) Performance Management
10 3 (2.40%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (20.80%) PowerShell
2 9 (7.20%) Perl
3 8 (6.40%) Bash Shell
4 7 (5.60%) PHP
4 7 (5.60%) SQL
5 5 (4.00%) VB
6 3 (2.40%) C
7 1 (0.80%) Python
7 1 (0.80%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 63 (50.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 48 (38.40%) MCSE
3 44 (35.20%) Cisco Certification
4 43 (34.40%) MCITP
5 36 (28.80%) CCNA
6 31 (24.80%) MCSA
7 27 (21.60%) MCP
8 21 (16.80%) Citrix Certification
9 18 (14.40%) Degree
10 15 (12.00%) CCA
10 15 (12.00%) CCNP
11 12 (9.60%) VCP5
12 9 (7.20%) Security Cleared
13 8 (6.40%) RHCE
14 7 (5.60%) CCIA
14 7 (5.60%) VCAP
14 7 (5.60%) CCSA
15 6 (4.80%) VCP4
15 6 (4.80%) MCTS
16 5 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.20%) SLA
System Software
1 95 (76.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 69 (55.20%) Active Directory
3 40 (32.00%) vSphere
4 33 (26.40%) VMware ESX
5 23 (18.40%) XenApp
6 21 (16.80%) Hyper-V
7 18 (14.40%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (5.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 7 (5.60%) VMware Server
8 7 (5.60%) XenServer
8 7 (5.60%) XenDesktop
9 5 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (3.20%) Firmware
10 4 (3.20%) NFS
11 3 (2.40%) ISA Server
12 2 (1.60%) Terminal Services
12 2 (1.60%) ProxySG
12 2 (1.60%) vCloud
13 1 (0.80%) KVM
13 1 (0.80%) PowerConvert
Systems Management
1 15 (12.00%) SCCM
2 12 (9.60%) SCOM
3 7 (5.60%) NetBackup
3 7 (5.60%) Nagios
3 7 (5.60%) Cacti
4 6 (4.80%) XenMobile
5 4 (3.20%) SCVMM
6 2 (1.60%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.60%) WSUS
6 2 (1.60%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (1.60%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.60%) Puppet
7 1 (0.80%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.80%) SCSM
7 1 (0.80%) logstash
7 1 (0.80%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 125 (100.00%) VMware
2 75 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 54 (43.20%) Cisco
4 39 (31.20%) Citrix
5 31 (24.80%) HP
6 23 (18.40%) NetApp
7 20 (16.00%) EMC
8 17 (13.60%) Juniper
9 11 (8.80%) Dell
10 9 (7.20%) CheckPoint
10 9 (7.20%) Symantec
10 9 (7.20%) Riverbed
11 8 (6.40%) F5
11 8 (6.40%) Mitel
11 8 (6.40%) Oracle
11 8 (6.40%) Red Hat
12 6 (4.80%) IronPort
12 6 (4.80%) SolarWinds
13 5 (4.00%) Clearswift
13 5 (4.00%) Brocade
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