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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank 236 246 258
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +12
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 16 22 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.22% 0.28% 0.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.69% 0.92% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 8
Average salary £60,000 £38,750 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.83% -38.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.97%
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
2327 2399 2227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 31.32% 30.09% 29.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1980 1911 1825
Average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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 +11 16 £60,000 +50.00%
VCP5
England

VCP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 26 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 26 (100.00%) VMware
1 26 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 24 (92.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (92.31%) MCSE
2 24 (92.31%) MCSA
3 23 (88.46%) SQL Server
3 23 (88.46%) MCP
3 23 (88.46%) Windows
3 23 (88.46%) Active Directory
3 23 (88.46%) Intel
3 23 (88.46%) VMware ESX
3 23 (88.46%) vSphere
4 22 (84.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (84.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (84.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (84.62%) Citrix
4 22 (84.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (80.77%) ITIL
5 21 (80.77%) MS Exchange
5 21 (80.77%) Exchange Server 2003
5 21 (80.77%) Exchange Server 2007
5 21 (80.77%) XenApp
5 21 (80.77%) Exchange Server 2010
5 21 (80.77%) Server Building
6 20 (76.92%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (38.46%) Network Security
8 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
9 3 (11.54%) MS Office
9 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 21 (80.77%) MS Exchange
1 21 (80.77%) Exchange Server 2003
1 21 (80.77%) Exchange Server 2007
1 21 (80.77%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.54%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) Network Security
2 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
2 3 (11.54%) SAN
3 2 (7.69%) VLAN
4 1 (3.85%) DNS
4 1 (3.85%) LAN
4 1 (3.85%) WLAN
4 1 (3.85%) WAN
4 1 (3.85%) DHCP
4 1 (3.85%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (88.46%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Consultant
2 10 (38.46%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 7 (26.92%) Team Leader
4 2 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Platform Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) AWS Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 23 (88.46%) Windows
2 22 (84.62%) Windows Server 2003
2 22 (84.62%) Windows Server 2008
2 22 (84.62%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) ITIL
1 21 (80.77%) Server Building
2 20 (76.92%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
3 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
4 2 (7.69%) Security Hardening
4 2 (7.69%) Time Management
5 1 (3.85%) Change Management
5 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
Qualifications
1 26 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 24 (92.31%) MCSE
2 24 (92.31%) MCSA
2 24 (92.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (88.46%) MCP
4 2 (7.69%) VCP4
5 1 (3.85%) MCITP
System Software
1 23 (88.46%) Active Directory
1 23 (88.46%) VMware ESX
1 23 (88.46%) vSphere
2 22 (84.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (80.77%) XenApp
4 2 (7.69%) vCloud
5 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 26 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (88.46%) Intel
3 22 (84.62%) Citrix
4 1 (3.85%) HP