The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 142 135 159
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +24
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 40 36 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.06% 1.10% 0.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.71% 4.26% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 31 31 12
Average salary £40,000 £47,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.89% +1.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,850 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-11.57% +10.46%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
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
1079 845 1102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 28.58% 25.86% 32.21%
Number of salaries quoted 880 690 938
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,547
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,950 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
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 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 22 August 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 22 August 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
Northamptonshire -8 16 £44,500 +11.25% 1
Leicestershire +7 13 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Nottinghamshire -6 12 £42,000 -9.67% 1
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 83 (100.00%) VMware
2 65 (78.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 62 (74.70%) Windows
4 54 (65.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 43 (51.81%) Microsoft
6 38 (45.78%) MCSE
7 37 (44.58%) Citrix
8 33 (39.76%) MCITP
9 32 (38.55%) vSphere
10 31 (37.35%) NetApp
11 30 (36.14%) Active Directory
12 28 (33.73%) SQL
13 27 (32.53%) SAN
13 27 (32.53%) Hyper-V
14 26 (31.33%) MS Exchange
15 25 (30.12%) Citrix Certification
15 25 (30.12%) MCTS
16 24 (28.92%) Cisco
16 24 (28.92%) VCAP
17 23 (27.71%) CCA
18 22 (26.51%) XenDesktop
19 21 (25.30%) Windows Server 2008
19 21 (25.30%) MS Excel
20 20 (24.10%) HP
21 19 (22.89%) Windows Server 2003
21 19 (22.89%) MCSA
21 19 (22.89%) ITIL
22 18 (21.69%) XenApp
23 16 (19.28%) Veeam
24 14 (16.87%) VCDX

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 26 (31.33%) MS Exchange
2 12 (14.46%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (12.05%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (10.84%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (8.43%) IIS
5 7 (8.43%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (7.23%) Lync
7 5 (6.02%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.41%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.20%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (25.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (8.43%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (32.53%) SAN
2 11 (13.25%) NAS
3 7 (8.43%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (8.43%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (7.23%) NetScaler
4 6 (7.23%) Firewall
5 4 (4.82%) TCP/IP
5 4 (4.82%) DNS
6 2 (2.41%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (2.41%) iSCSI
6 2 (2.41%) LAN
6 2 (2.41%) WAN
6 2 (2.41%) DHCP
7 1 (1.20%) LDAP
7 1 (1.20%) VoIP
7 1 (1.20%) VPN
7 1 (1.20%) MPLS
7 1 (1.20%) OSPF
7 1 (1.20%) BGP
7 1 (1.20%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.82%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (4.82%) Finance
2 2 (2.41%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (38.55%) Consultant
2 19 (22.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (14.46%) Support Engineer
4 11 (13.25%) Exchange Specialist
4 11 (13.25%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 11 (13.25%) VMware Consultant
5 10 (12.05%) VMware Engineer
5 10 (12.05%) Storage Consultant
6 9 (10.84%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 8 (9.64%) Technical Consultant
8 7 (8.43%) Analyst
8 7 (8.43%) Senior Consultant
8 7 (8.43%) FlexPod Consultant
9 6 (7.23%) 3rd Line Support
10 4 (4.82%) VMware Support Engineer
10 4 (4.82%) Support Analyst
10 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Consultant
10 4 (4.82%) Installations Engineer
10 4 (4.82%) Technical Engineer
11 3 (3.61%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.61%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.43%) FlexPod
2 6 (7.23%) Clustering
3 3 (3.61%) Replication
4 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.20%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.20%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.20%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.20%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.20%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.20%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.20%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 62 (74.70%) Windows
2 21 (25.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (22.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (10.84%) Windows 2000 Server
5 8 (9.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (6.02%) Windows 8
7 4 (4.82%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.41%) Linux
8 2 (2.41%) UNIX
9 1 (1.20%) HPUX
9 1 (1.20%) Solaris
9 1 (1.20%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.20%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.89%) ITIL
2 10 (12.05%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (12.05%) Business Continuity
3 7 (8.43%) Incident Management
4 4 (4.82%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (3.61%) Problem Management
5 3 (3.61%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (3.61%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.41%) Change Control
7 1 (1.20%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.20%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.20%) Migration
7 1 (1.20%) Data Security
7 1 (1.20%) Information Security
7 1 (1.20%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.20%) Capacity Management
7 1 (1.20%) Time Management
7 1 (1.20%) Email Management
7 1 (1.20%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 28 (33.73%) SQL
2 8 (9.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 54 (65.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (45.78%) MCSE
3 33 (39.76%) MCITP
4 25 (30.12%) Citrix Certification
4 25 (30.12%) MCTS
5 24 (28.92%) VCAP
6 23 (27.71%) CCA
7 19 (22.89%) MCSA
8 14 (16.87%) VCDX
9 13 (15.66%) CCEE
10 12 (14.46%) NCDA
10 12 (14.46%) MCP
10 12 (14.46%) CCNA
10 12 (14.46%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (13.25%) NCIE
12 10 (12.05%) VTSP
13 7 (8.43%) VCP5
14 5 (6.02%) VCP4
15 3 (3.61%) CCIA
16 2 (2.41%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 65 (78.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (38.55%) vSphere
3 30 (36.14%) Active Directory
4 27 (32.53%) Hyper-V
5 22 (26.51%) XenDesktop
6 18 (21.69%) XenApp
7 11 (13.25%) XenServer
8 7 (8.43%) VMware ESX
8 7 (8.43%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (6.02%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (6.02%) vCloud
10 3 (3.61%) Terminal Services
11 2 (2.41%) Terminal Server
12 1 (1.20%) NFS
12 1 (1.20%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 5 (6.02%) SCVMM
2 4 (4.82%) SCCM
2 4 (4.82%) Tivoli
2 4 (4.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (4.82%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.61%) XenMobile
4 2 (2.41%) SCOM
4 2 (2.41%) WSUS
5 1 (1.20%) ARCserve
5 1 (1.20%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 83 (100.00%) VMware
2 43 (51.81%) Microsoft
3 37 (44.58%) Citrix
4 31 (37.35%) NetApp
5 24 (28.92%) Cisco
6 20 (24.10%) HP
7 16 (19.28%) Veeam
8 12 (14.46%) EMC
9 7 (8.43%) McAfee
10 6 (7.23%) Computacenter
11 5 (6.02%) AppSense
11 5 (6.02%) IBM
11 5 (6.02%) Dell
12 4 (4.82%) 3PAR
13 3 (3.61%) Hitachi
14 2 (2.41%) BMC
14 2 (2.41%) Symantec
14 2 (2.41%) Remedy
15 1 (1.20%) Altiris
15 1 (1.20%) CheckPoint
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