The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset 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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 71 74 75
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 9 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.25% 0.30% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.42% 1.30% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 1
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +10.46%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Qualifications Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
166 154 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 23.02% 23.40% 32.26%
Number of salaries quoted 139 125 148
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 Dorset

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in Dorset

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Histogram in Dorset

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - 8 £35,000 -
Poole - 1 £50,000 -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
South West

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (95.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 20 (95.24%) MCSE
2 20 (95.24%) Microsoft
2 20 (95.24%) Citrix
2 20 (95.24%) CCA
2 20 (95.24%) Citrix Certification
2 20 (95.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (90.48%) MS Excel
3 19 (90.48%) Firewall
4 18 (85.71%) MCITP
4 18 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (85.71%) TCP/IP
4 18 (85.71%) Thin Client
4 18 (85.71%) Windows Vista
4 18 (85.71%) Fat Client
4 18 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (9.52%) XenDesktop
5 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
6 1 (4.76%) SLA
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
6 1 (4.76%) SAP
6 1 (4.76%) ITIL
6 1 (4.76%) Project Management
6 1 (4.76%) SAN
6 1 (4.76%) CCEA
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (4.76%) XenApp
6 1 (4.76%) XenServer

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) Lync
Applications
1 19 (90.48%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (90.48%) Firewall
2 18 (85.71%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Consultant
1 19 (90.48%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (4.76%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
2 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (4.76%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 18 (85.71%) Thin Client
1 18 (85.71%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 18 (85.71%) Windows Vista
2 18 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 18 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (4.76%) ITIL
1 1 (4.76%) Project Management
1 1 (4.76%) Workflow
1 1 (4.76%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
1 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 20 (95.24%) MCSE
1 20 (95.24%) CCA
1 20 (95.24%) Citrix Certification
1 20 (95.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (85.71%) MCITP
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) CCEE
3 1 (4.76%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (95.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.52%) XenDesktop
3 1 (4.76%) XenApp
3 1 (4.76%) XenServer
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (95.24%) Microsoft
2 20 (95.24%) Citrix
3 1 (4.76%) AppSense
3 1 (4.76%) SonicWALL
3 1 (4.76%) SAP