The table below looks at the statistics for VCP5 in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCP5 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 5 (VCP5)
Rank 176 173 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 1 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.027% 0.20% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.093% 0.71% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.43% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £43,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+1.74% -9.47%
VCP5
England

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

Qualifications Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1078 986 1040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 29.37% 28.59% 34.72%
Number of salaries quoted 902 820 898
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VCP5
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VCP5 across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VCP5 Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

VCP5
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VCP5 across the East Midlands region.

VCP5 Salary Trend in the East Midlands

VCP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 7 (100.00%) EMC
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (85.71%) NetApp
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (85.71%) MCTS
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) vSphere
3 5 (71.43%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (71.43%) XenServer
3 5 (71.43%) VCAP
3 5 (71.43%) vCloud
3 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (71.43%) VCP4
3 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
3 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
3 5 (71.43%) Business Continuity
3 5 (71.43%) Summit
3 5 (71.43%) SCVMM
3 5 (71.43%) Incident Management
3 5 (71.43%) VMware ESX
3 5 (71.43%) Clustering
3 5 (71.43%) McAfee
3 5 (71.43%) Citrix
3 5 (71.43%) CCA
3 5 (71.43%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) HP

VCP5
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) NAS
2 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Server Support
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Business Continuity
1 5 (71.43%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 6 (85.71%) MCTS
2 5 (71.43%) VCP4
2 5 (71.43%) VCAP
2 5 (71.43%) CCA
2 5 (71.43%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (14.29%) MCSA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (85.71%) vSphere
2 5 (71.43%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (71.43%) vCloud
2 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
2 5 (71.43%) XenServer
2 5 (71.43%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) EMC
2 6 (85.71%) NetApp
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
3 5 (71.43%) Citrix
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) HP
3 5 (71.43%) McAfee
4 4 (57.14%) Computacenter
5 1 (14.29%) Veeam
5 1 (14.29%) Symantec
5 1 (14.29%) Hitachi