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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 205 197 203
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 62 76 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.80% 0.92% 0.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.66% 3.13% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 47 68 52
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,826 £32,500 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,400 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -6.66%
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
2334 2426 2303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 30.18% 29.38% 28.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1946 1933 1918
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 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%

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 1 July 2015.

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 1 July 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 +10 28 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Hertfordshire +1 26 £45,000 - 6
Cambridgeshire +13 10 £42,500 - 3
Essex -3 4 £33,826 -17.99%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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).

1 125 (100.00%) VMware
2 99 (79.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 85 (68.00%) Windows
3 85 (68.00%) Citrix
4 72 (57.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 71 (56.80%) Active Directory
6 68 (54.40%) Microsoft
7 63 (50.40%) MCSE
8 54 (43.20%) Windows Server 2008
9 51 (40.80%) Windows Server 2012
10 48 (38.40%) vSphere
11 47 (37.60%) VMware ESX
12 46 (36.80%) XenApp
13 43 (34.40%) MCSA
13 43 (34.40%) MS Exchange
14 42 (33.60%) Windows Server 2003
15 40 (32.00%) SAN
15 40 (32.00%) ITIL
16 34 (27.20%) MCP
17 33 (26.40%) Exchange Server 2010
18 31 (24.80%) Cisco Certification
19 30 (24.00%) HP
19 30 (24.00%) SQL Server
20 29 (23.20%) CCNA
21 28 (22.40%) Cisco
22 27 (21.60%) Exchange Server 2007
23 24 (19.20%) SQL
23 24 (19.20%) MS Excel
23 24 (19.20%) Incident Management
23 24 (19.20%) Exchange Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 43 (34.40%) MS Exchange
2 33 (26.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (21.60%) Exchange Server 2007
4 24 (19.20%) Exchange Server 2003
5 14 (11.20%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (4.80%) Lync
7 5 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (3.20%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.80%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (19.20%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.20%) MS Office
3 2 (1.60%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.20%) Office 365
2 6 (4.80%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (4.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.60%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.60%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.80%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (32.00%) SAN
2 21 (16.80%) DNS
2 21 (16.80%) VLAN
3 20 (16.00%) DHCP
4 18 (14.40%) WAN
5 15 (12.00%) Firewall
6 13 (10.40%) LAN
6 13 (10.40%) TCP/IP
7 12 (9.60%) Network Security
7 12 (9.60%) iSCSI
8 7 (5.60%) NAS
8 7 (5.60%) VPN
9 4 (3.20%) SSL
10 3 (2.40%) Ethernet
11 2 (1.60%) LDAP
12 1 (0.80%) VoIP
12 1 (0.80%) WLAN
12 1 (0.80%) Internet
12 1 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.80%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.80%) MySQL
General
1 6 (4.80%) Telecoms
1 6 (4.80%) Publishing
2 3 (2.40%) Retail
2 3 (2.40%) Finance
2 3 (2.40%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.60%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (18.40%) Analyst
3 21 (16.80%) Senior Analyst
3 21 (16.80%) Server Analyst
3 21 (16.80%) Senior Server Analyst
4 20 (16.00%) Consultant
5 10 (8.00%) Administrator
5 10 (8.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 10 (8.00%) Server Engineer
6 8 (6.40%) Senior Server Engineer
7 7 (5.60%) VMware Engineer
7 7 (5.60%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (4.80%) Project Engineer
9 5 (4.00%) Technical Manager
9 5 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (4.00%) IT Manager
9 5 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
10 4 (3.20%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 4 (3.20%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.20%) Web Services
2 1 (0.80%) Flash
2 1 (0.80%) LAMP
2 1 (0.80%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.40%) Data Centre
2 8 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.40%) Clustering
3 6 (4.80%) Replication
4 5 (4.00%) Blackberry
5 4 (3.20%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (3.20%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (0.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.80%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.80%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.80%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.80%) HP Storage
6 1 (0.80%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 85 (68.00%) Windows
2 54 (43.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 51 (40.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 42 (33.60%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (5.60%) Windows 7
6 5 (4.00%) Linux
6 5 (4.00%) Windows XP
7 3 (2.40%) Windows Vista
7 3 (2.40%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.80%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (32.00%) ITIL
2 24 (19.20%) Incident Management
3 23 (18.40%) Capacity Planning
3 23 (18.40%) Mentoring
4 22 (17.60%) Server Building
5 21 (16.80%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (8.00%) Migration
7 8 (6.40%) Change Management
8 7 (5.60%) Software Licensing
8 7 (5.60%) Service Delivery
9 5 (4.00%) Server Hardening
10 4 (3.20%) Problem Management
11 3 (2.40%) Supplier Management
11 3 (2.40%) Project Management
11 3 (2.40%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (2.40%) Patch Management
11 3 (2.40%) Performance Monitoring
12 2 (1.60%) High Availability
12 2 (1.60%) Root Cause Analysis
12 2 (1.60%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 24 (19.20%) SQL
2 7 (5.60%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.20%) Bash Shell
3 4 (3.20%) VBA
4 3 (2.40%) VBScript
5 1 (0.80%) VB
5 1 (0.80%) Perl
5 1 (0.80%) PHP
Qualifications
1 72 (57.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 63 (50.40%) MCSE
3 43 (34.40%) MCSA
4 34 (27.20%) MCP
5 31 (24.80%) Cisco Certification
6 29 (23.20%) CCNA
7 23 (18.40%) Citrix Certification
7 23 (18.40%) VCP5
8 21 (16.80%) CCA
9 19 (15.20%) MCITP
10 7 (5.60%) MCTS
10 7 (5.60%) CCNP
11 6 (4.80%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (4.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 5 (4.00%) Degree
13 4 (3.20%) VCP4
14 3 (2.40%) CCIA
14 3 (2.40%) HP ASE
15 1 (0.80%) Network+ Certification
15 1 (0.80%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.20%) SLA
2 1 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.80%) QA
System Software
1 99 (79.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 71 (56.80%) Active Directory
3 48 (38.40%) vSphere
4 47 (37.60%) VMware ESX
5 46 (36.80%) XenApp
6 14 (11.20%) Hyper-V
7 11 (8.80%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (8.00%) Terminal Services
9 9 (7.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 8 (6.40%) XenDesktop
11 5 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (2.40%) Xen
12 3 (2.40%) ISA Server
12 3 (2.40%) Firmware
12 3 (2.40%) Terminal Server
12 3 (2.40%) vCloud
13 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (3.20%) SCCM
1 4 (3.20%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (1.60%) SCOM
2 2 (1.60%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.80%) Puppet
3 1 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 125 (100.00%) VMware
2 85 (68.00%) Citrix
3 68 (54.40%) Microsoft
4 30 (24.00%) HP
5 28 (22.40%) Cisco
6 22 (17.60%) Intel
7 11 (8.80%) Dell
8 9 (7.20%) 3PAR
9 8 (6.40%) Fujitsu
10 6 (4.80%) SonicWALL
10 6 (4.80%) Brocade
10 6 (4.80%) EMC
10 6 (4.80%) NetApp
11 5 (4.00%) Veeam
11 5 (4.00%) SolarWinds
12 4 (3.20%) Apple
13 3 (2.40%) Websense
13 3 (2.40%) Juniper
14 2 (1.60%) Symantec
14 2 (1.60%) Oracle
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