The first table below looks at the demand for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands 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 18 April 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 East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 151 124 109
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -15
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 39 44 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.98% 1.43% 1.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.67% 5.17% 4.83%
Number of salaries quoted 35 40 47
Average salary £48,750 £42,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.07% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Qualifications Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1062 851 1119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 26.80% 27.60% 31.83%
Number of salaries quoted 910 741 971
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in the East Midlands

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire 0 19 £47,500 +25.00%
Derbyshire -3 19 £50,000 +19.04%
Northamptonshire -22 9 £45,750 -8.50% 1
Lincolnshire +3 3 £40,000 +77.77% 1
Leicestershire -19 3 £45,000 +10.42% 1
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 93 (100.00%) VMware
2 74 (79.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 62 (66.67%) Windows
4 55 (59.14%) Citrix
4 55 (59.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 47 (50.54%) vSphere
6 40 (43.01%) XenApp
6 40 (43.01%) XenDesktop
7 38 (40.86%) Citrix Certification
8 37 (39.78%) MCSE
8 37 (39.78%) Microsoft
9 34 (36.56%) Cisco
9 34 (36.56%) HP
9 34 (36.56%) MCITP
10 33 (35.48%) XenServer
11 32 (34.41%) Windows Server 2003
12 30 (32.26%) NetApp
13 29 (31.18%) Windows Server 2008
14 27 (29.03%) CCA
14 27 (29.03%) MS Exchange
15 25 (26.88%) SAN
16 23 (24.73%) CCEE
17 22 (23.66%) Hyper-V
17 22 (23.66%) AppSense
18 21 (22.58%) ITIL
19 20 (21.51%) MS Excel
20 19 (20.43%) MCSA
20 19 (20.43%) Active Directory
21 18 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
21 18 (19.35%) NCDA

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 27 (29.03%) MS Exchange
2 12 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (11.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (7.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (7.53%) SharePoint
6 5 (5.38%) IIS
7 3 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (3.23%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (2.15%) Lync
9 1 (1.08%) SAS
Applications
1 20 (21.51%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.15%) Office 365
2 1 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (26.88%) SAN
2 13 (13.98%) NetScaler
3 10 (10.75%) LAN
4 9 (9.68%) Unified Communications
4 9 (9.68%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (7.53%) Wireless
5 7 (7.53%) WAN
5 7 (7.53%) DNS
6 6 (6.45%) Firewall
7 5 (5.38%) DHCP
7 5 (5.38%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (5.38%) Network Security
8 4 (4.30%) TCP/IP
9 3 (3.23%) BGP
9 3 (3.23%) MPLS
9 3 (3.23%) OSPF
10 2 (2.15%) NAS
10 2 (2.15%) BIG-IP
11 1 (1.08%) Internet
11 1 (1.08%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.05%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.83%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (7.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.30%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (6.45%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.23%) Finance
3 1 (1.08%) Legal
3 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (51.61%) Consultant
2 34 (36.56%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 14 (15.05%) VMware Consultant
4 13 (13.98%) Architect
5 8 (8.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (8.60%) Technical Architect
6 7 (7.53%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (7.53%) Support Manager
7 6 (6.45%) FlexPod Consultant
7 6 (6.45%) Support Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) Technical Consultant
8 5 (5.38%) Senior Consultant
8 5 (5.38%) Storage Consultant
8 5 (5.38%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (5.38%) Infrastructure Support Manager
9 4 (4.30%) Virtualisation Architect
9 4 (4.30%) Analyst
9 4 (4.30%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (3.23%) Network Engineer
10 3 (3.23%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.23%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.90%) FlexPod
2 10 (10.75%) Blackberry
3 7 (7.53%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (5.38%) EqualLogic
5 3 (3.23%) CLARiiON
5 3 (3.23%) Clustering
5 3 (3.23%) Celerra
6 2 (2.15%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.08%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.08%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.08%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 62 (66.67%) Windows
2 32 (34.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 29 (31.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (11.83%) UNIX
5 9 (9.68%) HPUX
6 7 (7.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (6.45%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (4.30%) Windows 8
8 4 (4.30%) Windows 7
8 4 (4.30%) Linux
8 4 (4.30%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.08%) Solaris
9 1 (1.08%) CentOS
9 1 (1.08%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (22.58%) ITIL
2 9 (9.68%) Load Balancing
3 8 (8.60%) Project Management
4 7 (7.53%) PRINCE2
5 4 (4.30%) Incident Management
5 4 (4.30%) Project Planning
5 4 (4.30%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (4.30%) Information Security
6 3 (3.23%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (3.23%) Problem Management
7 2 (2.15%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (2.15%) Business Continuity
7 2 (2.15%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.08%) Data Security
8 1 (1.08%) Migration
8 1 (1.08%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.08%) Programme Management
8 1 (1.08%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (1.08%) PRINCE
8 1 (1.08%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.05%) SQL
2 4 (4.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 55 (59.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (40.86%) Citrix Certification
3 37 (39.78%) MCSE
4 34 (36.56%) MCITP
5 27 (29.03%) CCA
6 23 (24.73%) CCEE
7 19 (20.43%) MCSA
8 18 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
8 18 (19.35%) NCDA
8 18 (19.35%) VCAP
9 17 (18.28%) CCIA
10 15 (16.13%) NCIE
11 12 (12.90%) MCTS
11 12 (12.90%) CCNP
12 11 (11.83%) CCNA
12 11 (11.83%) CCEA
12 11 (11.83%) HP AIS
12 11 (11.83%) HP ASE
13 10 (10.75%) VCDX
14 8 (8.60%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 74 (79.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 47 (50.54%) vSphere
3 40 (43.01%) XenApp
3 40 (43.01%) XenDesktop
4 33 (35.48%) XenServer
5 22 (23.66%) Hyper-V
6 19 (20.43%) Active Directory
7 14 (15.05%) Terminal Services
7 14 (15.05%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (6.45%) vCloud
9 5 (5.38%) VMware ESX
10 4 (4.30%) UAG
11 2 (2.15%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (1.08%) Squid
12 1 (1.08%) MetaFrame
12 1 (1.08%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (10.75%) SCCM
2 5 (5.38%) Backup Exec
3 4 (4.30%) SCOM
4 3 (3.23%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (2.15%) SCDPM
5 2 (2.15%) SCVMM
5 2 (2.15%) WSUS
5 2 (2.15%) Foglight
6 1 (1.08%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 93 (100.00%) VMware
2 55 (59.14%) Citrix
3 37 (39.78%) Microsoft
4 34 (36.56%) Cisco
4 34 (36.56%) HP
5 30 (32.26%) NetApp
6 22 (23.66%) AppSense
7 14 (15.05%) PlateSpin
7 14 (15.05%) EMC
8 13 (13.98%) Wyse
9 11 (11.83%) IBM
9 11 (11.83%) Veeam
10 10 (10.75%) Dell
11 5 (5.38%) Juniper
12 4 (4.30%) BMC
13 3 (3.23%) CheckPoint
13 3 (3.23%) SolarWinds
13 3 (3.23%) F5
14 2 (2.15%) McAfee
14 2 (2.15%) Computacenter
Leicestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per month
Posted: 3 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Plus Car Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago