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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 260 254 245
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 66 66 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.55% 0.54% 0.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.16% 2.40% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 57 64 83
Average salary £52,500 £46,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.51% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,950 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,100 £61,750 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-11.57% +10.46%
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
3059 2749 3086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.40% 22.68% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2500 2438 2778
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,150 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,100 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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).

1 102 (100.00%) VMware
2 82 (80.39%) Windows
3 78 (76.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 64 (62.75%) Microsoft
5 56 (54.90%) Active Directory
6 55 (53.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 54 (52.94%) ITIL
8 47 (46.08%) Cisco
9 45 (44.12%) MCSE
9 45 (44.12%) Windows Server 2008
10 43 (42.16%) Finance
10 43 (42.16%) MS Exchange
11 41 (40.20%) SAN
12 35 (34.31%) Citrix
12 35 (34.31%) VMware ESX
13 34 (33.33%) MCITP
14 32 (31.37%) Cisco Certification
15 30 (29.41%) Linux
15 30 (29.41%) Firewall
16 26 (25.49%) MCSA
16 26 (25.49%) CCNA
17 25 (24.51%) vSphere
17 25 (24.51%) Exchange Server 2010
17 25 (24.51%) Windows Server 2012
18 22 (21.57%) MCP
19 21 (20.59%) WAN
20 19 (18.63%) NetApp
21 18 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
21 18 (17.65%) HP
21 18 (17.65%) PowerShell

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 43 (42.16%) MS Exchange
2 25 (24.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (7.84%) SharePoint
6 6 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (4.90%) Lync
8 4 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (3.92%) IIS
9 3 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2000
10 2 (1.96%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.98%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.98%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 14 (13.73%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.84%) MS Office
3 3 (2.94%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.98%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Agresso
1 1 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.98%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.98%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.92%) PaaS
1 4 (3.92%) IaaS
2 3 (2.94%) Office 365
2 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.96%) Heroku
3 2 (1.96%) SaaS
4 1 (0.98%) ElastiCache
4 1 (0.98%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 41 (40.20%) SAN
2 30 (29.41%) Firewall
3 21 (20.59%) WAN
4 17 (16.67%) LAN
4 17 (16.67%) DNS
5 16 (15.69%) DHCP
6 15 (14.71%) VLAN
7 13 (12.75%) TCP/IP
8 12 (11.76%) VPN
9 8 (7.84%) NetScaler
10 7 (6.86%) BGP
10 7 (6.86%) iSCSI
11 6 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (5.88%) Wireless
12 5 (4.90%) MPLS
12 5 (4.90%) VoIP
12 5 (4.90%) NAS
13 4 (3.92%) OSPF
13 4 (3.92%) Cisco Nexus
14 3 (2.94%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.96%) DB2
5 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.98%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.98%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.98%) MongoDB
General
1 43 (42.16%) Finance
2 16 (15.69%) Banking
3 3 (2.94%) Back Office
3 3 (2.94%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.94%) Advertising
4 2 (1.96%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.98%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.98%) Electronics
5 1 (0.98%) Legal
5 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.98%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 17 (16.67%) Architect
2 16 (15.69%) 3rd Line Support
3 9 (8.82%) Support Engineer
4 8 (7.84%) Infrastructure Architect
5 7 (6.86%) Technical Architect
5 7 (6.86%) Network Engineer
5 7 (6.86%) Consultant
6 6 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (5.88%) Security Engineer
7 5 (4.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (3.92%) NOC Manager
8 4 (3.92%) Project Engineer
8 4 (3.92%) Storage Engineer
8 4 (3.92%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (3.92%) Network Security Engineer
8 4 (3.92%) Administrator
8 4 (3.92%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (3.92%) Analyst
8 4 (3.92%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (0.98%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.71%) Replication
2 11 (10.78%) Clustering
3 9 (8.82%) Blackberry
4 6 (5.88%) EqualLogic
5 4 (3.92%) Firmware
6 3 (2.94%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.96%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.96%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.98%) DTV
8 1 (0.98%) CMDB
8 1 (0.98%) Wiki
8 1 (0.98%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 82 (80.39%) Windows
2 45 (44.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (29.41%) Linux
4 25 (24.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (9.80%) Windows 7
7 8 (7.84%) UNIX
8 4 (3.92%) CentOS
9 3 (2.94%) Solaris
10 2 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.96%) AIX
10 2 (1.96%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.98%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.98%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (52.94%) ITIL
2 9 (8.82%) Migration
3 8 (7.84%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (7.84%) Project Management
3 8 (7.84%) Mobile Device Management
3 8 (7.84%) Change Control
4 7 (6.86%) Network Management
5 5 (4.90%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (4.90%) Capacity Management
5 5 (4.90%) ITSM
6 4 (3.92%) BCP
6 4 (3.92%) Change Management
6 4 (3.92%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (3.92%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (2.94%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (2.94%) Service Management
7 3 (2.94%) PRINCE2
7 3 (2.94%) E-Commerce
7 3 (2.94%) Programme Management
7 3 (2.94%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (17.65%) PowerShell
2 13 (12.75%) SQL
3 3 (2.94%) Bash Shell
3 3 (2.94%) VB
3 3 (2.94%) C
3 3 (2.94%) Perl
3 3 (2.94%) PHP
4 2 (1.96%) VBScript
5 1 (0.98%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.98%) Python
Qualifications
1 55 (53.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (44.12%) MCSE
3 34 (33.33%) MCITP
4 32 (31.37%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (25.49%) MCSA
5 26 (25.49%) CCNA
6 22 (21.57%) MCP
7 16 (15.69%) Degree
8 14 (13.73%) Citrix Certification
9 12 (11.76%) CCNP
10 10 (9.80%) VCP5
11 9 (8.82%) CCA
11 9 (8.82%) MCTS
12 7 (6.86%) CCSA
13 6 (5.88%) Security Cleared
13 6 (5.88%) CCIA
14 5 (4.90%) VCP4
14 5 (4.90%) CCEA
15 4 (3.92%) RHCE
15 4 (3.92%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.92%) SLA
2 1 (0.98%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 78 (76.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 56 (54.90%) Active Directory
3 35 (34.31%) VMware ESX
4 25 (24.51%) vSphere
5 18 (17.65%) XenApp
6 13 (12.75%) Hyper-V
7 11 (10.78%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (8.82%) XenServer
9 7 (6.86%) XenDesktop
10 6 (5.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (2.94%) Terminal Services
11 3 (2.94%) ISA Server
12 2 (1.96%) ProxySG
12 2 (1.96%) NFS
12 2 (1.96%) vCloud
13 1 (0.98%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.98%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.98%) PowerConvert
Systems Management
1 15 (14.71%) SCCM
2 10 (9.80%) SCOM
3 6 (5.88%) NetBackup
3 6 (5.88%) XenMobile
4 4 (3.92%) SCVMM
4 4 (3.92%) Backup Exec
4 4 (3.92%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (2.94%) Nagios
5 3 (2.94%) ARCserve
5 3 (2.94%) Cacti
6 2 (1.96%) WSUS
6 2 (1.96%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.98%) SCSM
7 1 (0.98%) logstash
7 1 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.98%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.98%) Puppet
Vendors
1 102 (100.00%) VMware
2 64 (62.75%) Microsoft
3 47 (46.08%) Cisco
4 35 (34.31%) Citrix
5 19 (18.63%) NetApp
6 18 (17.65%) HP
7 17 (16.67%) Juniper
8 13 (12.75%) EMC
9 10 (9.80%) Symantec
10 9 (8.82%) CheckPoint
10 9 (8.82%) Oracle
11 7 (6.86%) Dell
12 6 (5.88%) Riverbed
12 6 (5.88%) Mitel
12 6 (5.88%) SolarWinds
13 4 (3.92%) PlateSpin
13 4 (3.92%) IBM
13 4 (3.92%) F5
13 4 (3.92%) 3PAR
14 3 (2.94%) FalconStor
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Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
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