The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 278 250 248
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -2
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 58 77 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.47% 0.65% 0.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.89% 2.90% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 50 75 73
Average salary £56,250 £46,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% -7.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £33,100 £39,600
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3071 2656 3046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.01% 22.29% 23.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2520 2342 2761
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
London

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 1 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 1 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 94 (100.00%) VMware
2 79 (84.04%) Windows
3 72 (76.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 59 (62.77%) Microsoft
5 56 (59.57%) Active Directory
6 51 (54.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 51 (54.26%) ITIL
7 43 (45.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 42 (44.68%) MS Exchange
9 41 (43.62%) MCSE
10 39 (41.49%) Cisco
10 39 (41.49%) Finance
11 34 (36.17%) SAN
11 34 (36.17%) Citrix
12 30 (31.91%) VMware ESX
12 30 (31.91%) MCITP
13 27 (28.72%) Cisco Certification
13 27 (28.72%) Windows Server 2012
14 25 (26.60%) MCSA
15 23 (24.47%) Linux
15 23 (24.47%) MCP
15 23 (24.47%) Firewall
15 23 (24.47%) Exchange Server 2010
16 22 (23.40%) CCNA
17 19 (20.21%) Citrix Certification
17 19 (20.21%) SQL
17 19 (20.21%) Degree
18 18 (19.15%) SCCM
18 18 (19.15%) vSphere
19 17 (18.09%) PowerShell

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

For the 6 months to 1 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 42 (44.68%) MS Exchange
2 23 (24.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (18.09%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (15.96%) SharePoint
5 12 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (5.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (4.26%) Lync
7 4 (4.26%) IIS
7 4 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2000
8 3 (3.19%) MS Project Server
9 2 (2.13%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (1.06%) OpenStack
Applications
1 16 (17.02%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.45%) MS Office
3 4 (4.26%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.06%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.06%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.26%) IaaS
1 4 (4.26%) PaaS
2 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.13%) Office 365
3 2 (2.13%) Heroku
3 2 (2.13%) SaaS
3 2 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.06%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 34 (36.17%) SAN
2 23 (24.47%) Firewall
3 14 (14.89%) WAN
3 14 (14.89%) VLAN
4 11 (11.70%) LAN
4 11 (11.70%) DNS
5 10 (10.64%) DHCP
5 10 (10.64%) TCP/IP
6 9 (9.57%) NetScaler
7 7 (7.45%) VPN
8 5 (5.32%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (5.32%) iSCSI
8 5 (5.32%) Wireless
8 5 (5.32%) BGP
8 5 (5.32%) VoIP
9 4 (4.26%) MPLS
10 3 (3.19%) NAS
10 3 (3.19%) OSPF
10 3 (3.19%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (2.13%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.13%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.06%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.06%) Amazon RDS
General
1 39 (41.49%) Finance
2 16 (17.02%) Banking
3 6 (6.38%) Advertising
4 2 (2.13%) Back Office
4 2 (2.13%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.06%) Marketing
5 1 (1.06%) Legal
5 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.06%) Electronics
5 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.06%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (20.21%) Architect
2 17 (18.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (17.02%) 3rd Line Support
4 9 (9.57%) Infrastructure Architect
5 8 (8.51%) Technical Architect
5 8 (8.51%) Support Engineer
5 8 (8.51%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (6.38%) Consultant
7 5 (5.32%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 5 (5.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) Analyst
7 5 (5.32%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (4.26%) Designer
8 4 (4.26%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (3.19%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
9 3 (3.19%) Wintel Support
9 3 (3.19%) Server Analyst
9 3 (3.19%) Administrator
9 3 (3.19%) Project Engineer
9 3 (3.19%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.26%) Web Services
2 2 (2.13%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.96%) Replication
2 9 (9.57%) Clustering
3 7 (7.45%) Blackberry
4 6 (6.38%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.26%) Firmware
6 3 (3.19%) EqualLogic
7 2 (2.13%) Hedge funds
7 2 (2.13%) Video on Demand
8 1 (1.06%) Celerra
8 1 (1.06%) CMDB
8 1 (1.06%) Wiki
8 1 (1.06%) DTV
8 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 79 (84.04%) Windows
2 43 (45.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (28.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (24.47%) Linux
5 17 (18.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (9.57%) Windows 7
7 6 (6.38%) UNIX
8 3 (3.19%) CentOS
8 3 (3.19%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.13%) Windows Phone
9 2 (2.13%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (54.26%) ITIL
2 9 (9.57%) Project Management
3 8 (8.51%) Mobile Device Management
3 8 (8.51%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (8.51%) ITSM
4 7 (7.45%) Migration
4 7 (7.45%) Change Control
5 6 (6.38%) Security Management
5 6 (6.38%) Service Management
6 5 (5.32%) Information Security
6 5 (5.32%) Time Management
6 5 (5.32%) Information Security Management
6 5 (5.32%) Configuration Management
6 5 (5.32%) Capacity Management
7 4 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (4.26%) BCP
7 4 (4.26%) Change Management
8 3 (3.19%) Problem Management
8 3 (3.19%) Risk Management
8 3 (3.19%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 19 (20.21%) SQL
2 17 (18.09%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.19%) VB
3 3 (3.19%) C
4 2 (2.13%) Perl
4 2 (2.13%) PHP
4 2 (2.13%) VBScript
4 2 (2.13%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.06%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.06%) Python
Qualifications
1 51 (54.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (43.62%) MCSE
3 30 (31.91%) MCITP
4 27 (28.72%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (26.60%) MCSA
6 23 (24.47%) MCP
7 22 (23.40%) CCNA
8 19 (20.21%) Citrix Certification
8 19 (20.21%) Degree
9 13 (13.83%) CCA
10 10 (10.64%) CCEA
11 9 (9.57%) CCNP
11 9 (9.57%) VCP5
12 8 (8.51%) MCTS
13 7 (7.45%) CCIA
14 5 (5.32%) Security Cleared
14 5 (5.32%) VCP4
14 5 (5.32%) VCAP
15 4 (4.26%) CCSA
16 3 (3.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) SLA
2 1 (1.06%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 72 (76.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 56 (59.57%) Active Directory
3 30 (31.91%) VMware ESX
4 18 (19.15%) vSphere
5 16 (17.02%) XenApp
6 14 (14.89%) Hyper-V
7 9 (9.57%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (7.45%) XenServer
9 6 (6.38%) XenDesktop
10 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (3.19%) Terminal Services
12 2 (2.13%) vCloud
12 2 (2.13%) ISA Server
12 2 (2.13%) ProxySG
13 1 (1.06%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (1.06%) VMware Server
13 1 (1.06%) PowerConvert
13 1 (1.06%) NFS
Systems Management
1 18 (19.15%) SCCM
2 10 (10.64%) SCOM
3 5 (5.32%) NetBackup
3 5 (5.32%) XenMobile
4 4 (4.26%) SCVMM
5 3 (3.19%) Backup Exec
5 3 (3.19%) ARCserve
5 3 (3.19%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (2.13%) Nagios
6 2 (2.13%) WSUS
6 2 (2.13%) Cacti
7 1 (1.06%) Puppet
7 1 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.06%) SCSM
7 1 (1.06%) logstash
Vendors
1 94 (100.00%) VMware
2 59 (62.77%) Microsoft
3 39 (41.49%) Cisco
4 34 (36.17%) Citrix
5 15 (15.96%) HP
6 14 (14.89%) NetApp
7 11 (11.70%) EMC
8 10 (10.64%) Juniper
9 6 (6.38%) Symantec
9 6 (6.38%) CheckPoint
10 5 (5.32%) Riverbed
10 5 (5.32%) Oracle
11 4 (4.26%) Dell
12 3 (3.19%) Veeam
12 3 (3.19%) PlateSpin
12 3 (3.19%) IBM
12 3 (3.19%) SAP
13 2 (2.13%) 3PAR
13 2 (2.13%) FalconStor
13 2 (2.13%) F5
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