The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 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 of England region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 187 171 193
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +22
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 77 88 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.97% 1.15% 0.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.21% 3.94% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 63 65 69
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Qualifications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2397 2232 2615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 30.05% 29.18% 30.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1918 1828 2274
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Bedfordshire +15 30 £40,000 -36.00% 2
Hertfordshire +5 22 £45,000 +13.20% 2
Cambridgeshire -15 17 £47,500 -13.63%
Essex -20 9 £42,500 -32.00%
Suffolk +7 2 £35,000 -12.50%
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 30 July 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).

1 133 (100.00%) VMware
2 108 (81.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 90 (67.67%) Windows
4 78 (58.65%) Microsoft
5 76 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 73 (54.89%) SAN
7 64 (48.12%) Hyper-V
8 61 (45.86%) NetApp
9 57 (42.86%) HP
10 53 (39.85%) vSphere
11 51 (38.35%) Citrix
12 49 (36.84%) MS Exchange
13 48 (36.09%) SQL
14 47 (35.34%) Windows Server 2008
15 43 (32.33%) MCITP
16 42 (31.58%) NCIE
17 40 (30.08%) NCDA
17 40 (30.08%) MCSE
18 38 (28.57%) Cisco
19 37 (27.82%) ITIL
20 36 (27.07%) Active Directory
21 33 (24.81%) Firewall
21 33 (24.81%) VCP5
22 32 (24.06%) Cisco Certification
23 31 (23.31%) DNS
23 31 (23.31%) MCP
23 31 (23.31%) Exchange Server 2010
24 29 (21.80%) iSCSI
24 29 (21.80%) CCNA
25 28 (21.05%) DHCP

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 49 (36.84%) MS Exchange
2 31 (23.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (15.04%) SharePoint
4 18 (13.53%) Exchange Server 2007
4 18 (13.53%) IIS
5 11 (8.27%) Apache
6 10 (7.52%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (6.77%) Lync
8 8 (6.02%) SAS
9 7 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (3.76%) Lotus Domino
11 4 (3.01%) IBM Notes
12 3 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2003
12 3 (2.26%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (2.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 2 (1.50%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.75%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 24 (18.05%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.26%) MS Office
3 1 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.75%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.52%) SaaS
2 4 (3.01%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (3.01%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (3.01%) Amazon S3
2 4 (3.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.01%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 73 (54.89%) SAN
2 33 (24.81%) Firewall
3 31 (23.31%) DNS
4 29 (21.80%) iSCSI
5 28 (21.05%) DHCP
6 26 (19.55%) TCP/IP
7 20 (15.04%) NAS
8 17 (12.78%) LAN
9 16 (12.03%) WAN
10 14 (10.53%) NetScaler
11 11 (8.27%) VPN
12 10 (7.52%) VoIP
12 10 (7.52%) Fibre Channel
13 6 (4.51%) DMZ
14 4 (3.01%) Wireless
15 3 (2.26%) VLAN
15 3 (2.26%) LDAP
15 3 (2.26%) Ethernet
16 2 (1.50%) Cisco IOS
16 2 (1.50%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (19.55%) SQL Server
2 17 (12.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (10.53%) MySQL
4 5 (3.76%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (1.50%) Retail
2 1 (0.75%) Legal
2 1 (0.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 38 (28.57%) Consultant
2 26 (19.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 20 (15.04%) Systems Engineer
4 18 (13.53%) 3rd Line Support
4 18 (13.53%) Technical Consultant
5 16 (12.03%) Support Engineer
6 14 (10.53%) VMware Engineer
7 13 (9.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 12 (9.02%) Administrator
8 12 (9.02%) Storage Engineer
9 11 (8.27%) Storage Consultant
10 9 (6.77%) Virtualisation Consultant
11 8 (6.02%) Project Engineer
12 6 (4.51%) Systems Administrator
12 6 (4.51%) Technical Engineer
12 6 (4.51%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 6 (4.51%) VMware Consultant
13 5 (3.76%) Senior Technical Consultant
13 5 (3.76%) Senior Consultant
14 4 (3.01%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.26%) Web Services
2 1 (0.75%) REST
2 1 (0.75%) Ajax
2 1 (0.75%) XML
2 1 (0.75%) XSLT
2 1 (0.75%) HTML
2 1 (0.75%) .NET
2 1 (0.75%) CSS
2 1 (0.75%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.03%) Replication
2 8 (6.02%) FlexPod
3 5 (3.76%) EqualLogic
4 4 (3.01%) Client/Server
4 4 (3.01%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.26%) e-Health
5 3 (2.26%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (2.26%) Clustering
6 2 (1.50%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 90 (67.67%) Windows
2 47 (35.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (17.29%) Linux
4 14 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (6.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (6.77%) Windows 7
6 6 (4.51%) Windows XP
7 5 (3.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (3.76%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (2.26%) Windows Phone 8
8 3 (2.26%) Windows Phone
8 3 (2.26%) CentOS
8 3 (2.26%) Android
9 2 (1.50%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.75%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (27.82%) ITIL
2 14 (10.53%) Business Continuity
3 13 (9.77%) Change Management
3 13 (9.77%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (8.27%) Network Design
4 11 (8.27%) Migration
5 9 (6.77%) Capacity Management
5 9 (6.77%) Project Management
6 8 (6.02%) Problem Management
6 8 (6.02%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (5.26%) Time Management
7 7 (5.26%) Data Management
8 6 (4.51%) Service Management
8 6 (4.51%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (3.76%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (3.76%) PRINCE2
10 4 (3.01%) Incident Management
10 4 (3.01%) Enterprise Architecture
11 3 (2.26%) Mobile Device Management
11 3 (2.26%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 48 (36.09%) SQL
2 14 (10.53%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.26%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.50%) VBScript
4 2 (1.50%) Perl
4 2 (1.50%) Python
4 2 (1.50%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.75%) C#
5 1 (0.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 76 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (32.33%) MCITP
3 42 (31.58%) NCIE
4 40 (30.08%) NCDA
4 40 (30.08%) MCSE
5 33 (24.81%) VCP5
6 32 (24.06%) Cisco Certification
7 31 (23.31%) MCP
8 29 (21.80%) CCNA
9 23 (17.29%) MCSA
9 23 (17.29%) Citrix Certification
9 23 (17.29%) MCTS
10 18 (13.53%) VCAP
11 16 (12.03%) CCA
12 12 (9.02%) CCNP
12 12 (9.02%) Degree
13 7 (5.26%) CCEE
13 7 (5.26%) CCAA
13 7 (5.26%) CCIA
14 5 (3.76%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.02%) SLA
2 2 (1.50%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 108 (81.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 64 (48.12%) Hyper-V
3 53 (39.85%) vSphere
4 36 (27.07%) Active Directory
5 23 (17.29%) XenDesktop
6 22 (16.54%) XenApp
7 21 (15.79%) VMware ESX
8 20 (15.04%) VMware ESXi
9 17 (12.78%) VMware Server
10 14 (10.53%) Microsoft App-V
11 10 (7.52%) XenServer
12 9 (6.77%) vCloud
13 7 (5.26%) VMFS
14 4 (3.01%) NFS
15 3 (2.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 3 (2.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 17 (12.78%) SCCM
2 11 (8.27%) SCOM
3 10 (7.52%) HP SIM
4 9 (6.77%) Backup Exec
5 5 (3.76%) NetBackup
6 4 (3.01%) SCDPM
7 2 (1.50%) Legato
7 2 (1.50%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.75%) Puppet
8 1 (0.75%) WSUS
8 1 (0.75%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.75%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 133 (100.00%) VMware
2 78 (58.65%) Microsoft
3 61 (45.86%) NetApp
4 57 (42.86%) HP
5 51 (38.35%) Citrix
6 38 (28.57%) Cisco
7 26 (19.55%) Dell
8 23 (17.29%) EMC
9 21 (15.79%) Veeam
10 18 (13.53%) Oracle
11 14 (10.53%) IBM
12 10 (7.52%) Juniper
13 8 (6.02%) WatchGuard
14 7 (5.26%) SonicWALL
14 7 (5.26%) Symantec
14 7 (5.26%) Red Hat
15 6 (4.51%) AppSense
15 6 (4.51%) 3PAR
16 5 (3.76%) PlateSpin
16 5 (3.76%) Websense
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