The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 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 VMware Certified Professional (VCP) over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 194 158 187
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +29
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 65 89 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.84% 1.24% 1.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.72% 4.33% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 54 62 88
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £37,000 £33,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.69% +8.23%
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 of England region.

Qualifications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2394 2056 2712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 30.76% 28.74% 30.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1868 1700 2349
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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

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

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in the East of England

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Histogram in the East of England

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
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 VMware Certified Professional (VCP) within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 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
Hertfordshire -9 21 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Bedfordshire +7 19 £37,000 -32.72%
Cambridgeshire -28 16 £47,500 -24.00%
Essex -14 11 £42,500 -24.44%
Suffolk +6 2 £35,000 -10.25%
Norfolk - 1 £35,000 -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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).

1 132 (100.00%) VMware
2 106 (80.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 90 (68.18%) Windows
4 76 (57.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 73 (55.30%) Microsoft
6 69 (52.27%) SAN
7 63 (47.73%) Hyper-V
8 59 (44.70%) NetApp
9 53 (40.15%) HP
10 49 (37.12%) Citrix
11 47 (35.61%) MS Exchange
12 46 (34.85%) Windows Server 2008
12 46 (34.85%) vSphere
12 46 (34.85%) MCITP
13 41 (31.06%) SQL
14 40 (30.30%) MCSE
14 40 (30.30%) NCIE
15 38 (28.79%) NCDA
16 36 (27.27%) VCP5
17 35 (26.52%) Cisco
18 33 (25.00%) Active Directory
19 31 (23.48%) ITIL
20 30 (22.73%) Firewall
21 29 (21.97%) Cisco Certification
22 28 (21.21%) MCP
23 27 (20.45%) TCP/IP
24 26 (19.70%) DNS
24 26 (19.70%) Exchange Server 2010
25 25 (18.94%) Dell
25 25 (18.94%) MCSA

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 47 (35.61%) MS Exchange
2 26 (19.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (14.39%) IIS
4 14 (10.61%) SharePoint
5 12 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (8.33%) Apache
7 8 (6.06%) Lync
8 6 (4.55%) SAS
9 5 (3.79%) Lotus Domino
9 5 (3.79%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (3.03%) IBM Notes
10 4 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.76%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 20 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.58%) MS Office
3 1 (0.76%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.76%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.58%) SaaS
2 5 (3.79%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (3.03%) Amazon S3
3 4 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 69 (52.27%) SAN
2 30 (22.73%) Firewall
3 27 (20.45%) TCP/IP
4 26 (19.70%) DNS
5 23 (17.42%) DHCP
6 22 (16.67%) iSCSI
7 18 (13.64%) NAS
8 16 (12.12%) LAN
9 15 (11.36%) WAN
10 12 (9.09%) VPN
10 12 (9.09%) NetScaler
11 10 (7.58%) Fibre Channel
12 8 (6.06%) VoIP
13 7 (5.30%) Wireless
14 6 (4.55%) DMZ
15 4 (3.03%) VLAN
16 3 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
16 3 (2.27%) LDAP
17 2 (1.52%) Ethernet
17 2 (1.52%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (17.42%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.61%) MySQL
3 13 (9.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.27%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (0.76%) Legal
1 1 (0.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 37 (28.03%) Consultant
2 28 (21.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 22 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 14 (10.61%) 3rd Line Support
4 14 (10.61%) Technical Consultant
4 14 (10.61%) Storage Engineer
4 14 (10.61%) VMware Engineer
5 12 (9.09%) Storage Consultant
6 11 (8.33%) Support Engineer
7 10 (7.58%) Virtualisation Consultant
8 9 (6.82%) Project Engineer
9 8 (6.06%) Administrator
9 8 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 6 (4.55%) VMware Consultant
10 6 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (3.79%) Senior Technical Consultant
11 5 (3.79%) Technical Specialist
11 5 (3.79%) Senior Consultant
11 5 (3.79%) VMware Specialist
11 5 (3.79%) Project Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.76%) HTML
1 1 (0.76%) .NET
1 1 (0.76%) CSS
1 1 (0.76%) SOAP
1 1 (0.76%) Web Services
1 1 (0.76%) XML
1 1 (0.76%) XSLT
1 1 (0.76%) X-Windows
1 1 (0.76%) Ajax
1 1 (0.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.09%) Replication
2 5 (3.79%) Client/Server
2 5 (3.79%) Computer Science
2 5 (3.79%) EqualLogic
2 5 (3.79%) FlexPod
3 4 (3.03%) Clustering
4 3 (2.27%) e-Health
4 3 (2.27%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.52%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.52%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.76%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 90 (68.18%) Windows
2 46 (34.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (15.91%) Linux
4 17 (12.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (7.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (4.55%) Windows XP
7 5 (3.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (3.79%) Windows 7
8 4 (3.03%) UNIX
9 3 (2.27%) Android
9 3 (2.27%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (2.27%) CentOS
9 3 (2.27%) Windows Phone 8
9 3 (2.27%) Windows Phone
10 2 (1.52%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.52%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.76%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (23.48%) ITIL
2 15 (11.36%) Business Continuity
3 10 (7.58%) Migration
4 9 (6.82%) Capacity Planning
4 9 (6.82%) Capacity Management
5 8 (6.06%) Change Management
5 8 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (6.06%) PRINCE2
6 7 (5.30%) Data Management
6 7 (5.30%) Network Design
6 7 (5.30%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (3.79%) Change Control
7 5 (3.79%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (3.79%) Time Management
8 4 (3.03%) Incident Management
8 4 (3.03%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (3.03%) Mobile Device Management
8 4 (3.03%) Project Management
8 4 (3.03%) Service Management
9 3 (2.27%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 41 (31.06%) SQL
2 16 (12.12%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.27%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.52%) VBScript
4 2 (1.52%) Python
4 2 (1.52%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.52%) Perl
5 1 (0.76%) C#
5 1 (0.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 76 (57.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (34.85%) MCITP
3 40 (30.30%) MCSE
3 40 (30.30%) NCIE
4 38 (28.79%) NCDA
5 36 (27.27%) VCP5
6 29 (21.97%) Cisco Certification
7 28 (21.21%) MCP
8 25 (18.94%) MCSA
9 24 (18.18%) CCNA
10 21 (15.91%) Citrix Certification
11 20 (15.15%) MCTS
12 19 (14.39%) CCA
13 18 (13.64%) VCAP
14 14 (10.61%) CCNP
15 12 (9.09%) Degree
16 8 (6.06%) VCP4
17 5 (3.79%) VCDX
17 5 (3.79%) VTSP
18 3 (2.27%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.58%) SLA
2 1 (0.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 106 (80.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 63 (47.73%) Hyper-V
3 46 (34.85%) vSphere
4 33 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 24 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
6 21 (15.91%) VMware ESX
7 20 (15.15%) XenApp
7 20 (15.15%) XenDesktop
8 17 (12.88%) VMware Server
9 12 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
10 10 (7.58%) vCloud
11 9 (6.82%) XenServer
12 8 (6.06%) VMFS
13 4 (3.03%) NFS
14 3 (2.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 18 (13.64%) SCCM
2 10 (7.58%) HP SIM
3 9 (6.82%) SCOM
3 9 (6.82%) Backup Exec
4 5 (3.79%) NetBackup
5 4 (3.03%) SCDPM
6 3 (2.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (1.52%) Legato
7 2 (1.52%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.76%) Puppet
8 1 (0.76%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.76%) WSUS
8 1 (0.76%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 132 (100.00%) VMware
2 73 (55.30%) Microsoft
3 59 (44.70%) NetApp
4 53 (40.15%) HP
5 49 (37.12%) Citrix
6 35 (26.52%) Cisco
7 25 (18.94%) Dell
8 22 (16.67%) Veeam
9 19 (14.39%) EMC
10 16 (12.12%) Oracle
11 13 (9.85%) IBM
12 9 (6.82%) Juniper
13 8 (6.06%) Symantec
14 7 (5.30%) Red Hat
15 6 (4.55%) AppSense
15 6 (4.55%) WatchGuard
15 6 (4.55%) 3PAR
16 5 (3.79%) Websense
16 5 (3.79%) PlateSpin
17 4 (3.03%) Lotus
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
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