The table below looks at the statistics for VCP5 in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCP5 over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank 247 254 265
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +11
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 14 21 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.19% 0.25% 0.036%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.63% 0.85% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 3
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
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 of England region.

Qualifications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2214 2459 2436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 29.81% 29.22% 29.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1787 1961 2022
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VCP5
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

VCP5 Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

VCP5
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

VCP5 Salary Trend in the East of England

VCP5
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VCP5 across the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

VCP5 Salary Histogram in the East of England

VCP5
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VCP5 within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
Bedfordshire +9 12 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Essex - 2 £50,000 -
VCP5
England

VCP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 25 (100.00%) VMware
1 25 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 24 (96.00%) Microsoft
3 22 (88.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (88.00%) MCSE
4 21 (84.00%) SQL Server
4 21 (84.00%) Windows
5 20 (80.00%) MS Exchange
5 20 (80.00%) Intel
5 20 (80.00%) Citrix
5 20 (80.00%) MCP
6 19 (76.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (76.00%) VMware ESX
6 19 (76.00%) Active Directory
6 19 (76.00%) ITIL
6 19 (76.00%) MCSA
6 19 (76.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 19 (76.00%) XenApp
6 19 (76.00%) vSphere
7 18 (72.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (72.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (68.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 17 (68.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 17 (68.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 16 (64.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (32.00%) Network Security
10 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
11 5 (20.00%) SAN
12 3 (12.00%) MS Office
12 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP

VCP5
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 20 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 17 (68.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 17 (68.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 17 (68.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.00%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) Network Security
2 5 (20.00%) SAN
3 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.00%) VLAN
5 1 (4.00%) LAN
5 1 (4.00%) WLAN
5 1 (4.00%) WAN
5 1 (4.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (84.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Consultant
2 8 (32.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Platform Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Server Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) AWS Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (84.00%) Windows
2 19 (76.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (72.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (72.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) ITIL
2 16 (64.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 22 (88.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (88.00%) MCSE
3 20 (80.00%) MCP
4 19 (76.00%) MCSA
5 2 (8.00%) MCITP
5 2 (8.00%) VCP4
6 1 (4.00%) CCNA
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 19 (76.00%) VMware ESX
1 19 (76.00%) Active Directory
1 19 (76.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 19 (76.00%) XenApp
1 19 (76.00%) vSphere
2 2 (8.00%) vCloud
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Server
3 1 (4.00%) Xen
3 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 24 (96.00%) Microsoft
3 20 (80.00%) Intel
3 20 (80.00%) Citrix
4 2 (8.00%) HP
5 1 (4.00%) Dell
5 1 (4.00%) NetApp
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco
5 1 (4.00%) IBM
5 1 (4.00%) Lumesse
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