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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 197 189 177
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -12
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 66 75 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.87% 0.94% 1.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.79% 3.13% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 58 61 62
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,826 £32,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.38% -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
2367 2396 2214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 31.29% 29.98% 28.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2014 1918 1814
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
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%

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 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 29 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 +1 28 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Hertfordshire -4 25 £45,000 - 4
Cambridgeshire +4 10 £41,000 -13.68% 3
Essex -8 5 £33,826 -20.41%
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 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).

1 122 (100.00%) VMware
2 93 (76.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 86 (70.49%) Windows
4 79 (64.75%) Citrix
5 75 (61.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 73 (59.84%) Active Directory
7 67 (54.92%) Microsoft
8 64 (52.46%) MCSE
9 60 (49.18%) Windows Server 2008
10 51 (41.80%) vSphere
11 49 (40.16%) Windows Server 2012
12 48 (39.34%) VMware ESX
13 47 (38.52%) MCSA
14 45 (36.89%) ITIL
14 45 (36.89%) MS Exchange
15 43 (35.25%) Windows Server 2003
16 40 (32.79%) SAN
16 40 (32.79%) XenApp
17 38 (31.15%) MCP
18 35 (28.69%) SQL Server
18 35 (28.69%) Exchange Server 2010
19 33 (27.05%) Cisco Certification
20 30 (24.59%) HP
20 30 (24.59%) CCNA
21 29 (23.77%) Cisco
21 29 (23.77%) Exchange Server 2007
22 26 (21.31%) Exchange Server 2003
23 25 (20.49%) VCP5
23 25 (20.49%) Intel
23 25 (20.49%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 45 (36.89%) MS Exchange
2 35 (28.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (23.77%) Exchange Server 2007
4 26 (21.31%) Exchange Server 2003
5 14 (11.48%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (4.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (2.46%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.46%) Lync
8 1 (0.82%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (19.67%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.20%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.38%) Office 365
2 5 (4.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.64%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.82%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (32.79%) SAN
2 25 (20.49%) DNS
3 24 (19.67%) DHCP
4 21 (17.21%) VLAN
5 18 (14.75%) Firewall
6 16 (13.11%) TCP/IP
6 16 (13.11%) WAN
7 14 (11.48%) iSCSI
8 13 (10.66%) LAN
9 12 (9.84%) Network Security
10 10 (8.20%) NAS
11 7 (5.74%) VPN
12 5 (4.10%) SSL
13 3 (2.46%) VoIP
14 2 (1.64%) LDAP
14 2 (1.64%) Ethernet
14 2 (1.64%) SSH
15 1 (0.82%) WLAN
15 1 (0.82%) Internet
15 1 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (28.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.82%) MySQL
4 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (5.74%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.28%) Publishing
2 4 (3.28%) Retail
3 3 (2.46%) Finance
3 3 (2.46%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.64%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (18.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (14.75%) Consultant
3 17 (13.93%) Analyst
4 14 (11.48%) Senior Analyst
4 14 (11.48%) Server Analyst
4 14 (11.48%) Senior Server Analyst
5 13 (10.66%) Administrator
6 11 (9.02%) Systems Administrator
7 10 (8.20%) Virtualisation Consultant
8 9 (7.38%) Server Engineer
9 8 (6.56%) Senior Server Engineer
9 8 (6.56%) VMware Engineer
10 6 (4.92%) Team Leader
10 6 (4.92%) Project Engineer
10 6 (4.92%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (4.92%) 3rd Line Support
10 6 (4.92%) Systems Engineer
11 5 (4.10%) IT Manager
11 5 (4.10%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 5 (4.10%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.28%) Web Services
2 1 (0.82%) Flash
2 1 (0.82%) LAMP
2 1 (0.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.84%) Data Centre
2 9 (7.38%) Replication
3 7 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.92%) Blackberry
5 5 (4.10%) Clustering
5 5 (4.10%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (4.10%) HP StoreVirtual
6 3 (2.46%) User Experience
7 1 (0.82%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.82%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.82%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.82%) HP Storage
7 1 (0.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 86 (70.49%) Windows
2 60 (49.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (40.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 43 (35.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (8.20%) Windows 7
6 5 (4.10%) Windows XP
7 4 (3.28%) Linux
8 3 (2.46%) Windows Vista
8 3 (2.46%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.82%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (36.89%) ITIL
2 25 (20.49%) Disaster Recovery
3 24 (19.67%) Server Building
4 21 (17.21%) Mentoring
5 19 (15.57%) Incident Management
6 18 (14.75%) Capacity Planning
7 10 (8.20%) Migration
8 9 (7.38%) Change Management
9 8 (6.56%) Software Licensing
10 7 (5.74%) Service Delivery
11 6 (4.92%) Project Management
12 5 (4.10%) Problem Management
12 5 (4.10%) Server Hardening
13 3 (2.46%) Performance Monitoring
13 3 (2.46%) Supplier Management
13 3 (2.46%) Agile Software Development
14 2 (1.64%) Business Continuity
14 2 (1.64%) Time Management
14 2 (1.64%) Load Balancing
14 2 (1.64%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 20 (16.39%) SQL
2 10 (8.20%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.10%) Bash Shell
3 5 (4.10%) VBA
3 5 (4.10%) VBScript
4 1 (0.82%) VB
4 1 (0.82%) Perl
4 1 (0.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 75 (61.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 64 (52.46%) MCSE
3 47 (38.52%) MCSA
4 38 (31.15%) MCP
5 33 (27.05%) Cisco Certification
6 30 (24.59%) CCNA
7 25 (20.49%) VCP5
8 21 (17.21%) Citrix Certification
9 18 (14.75%) CCA
9 18 (14.75%) MCITP
10 9 (7.38%) MCTS
11 7 (5.74%) CCNP
12 6 (4.92%) Degree
13 5 (4.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 4 (3.28%) CCIA
14 4 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
15 3 (2.46%) CCEE
15 3 (2.46%) CCAA
16 2 (1.64%) VCP4
17 1 (0.82%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.38%) SLA
2 1 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 93 (76.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 73 (59.84%) Active Directory
3 51 (41.80%) vSphere
4 48 (39.34%) VMware ESX
5 40 (32.79%) XenApp
6 15 (12.30%) Hyper-V
7 10 (8.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 9 (7.38%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (7.38%) Terminal Services
9 5 (4.10%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (4.10%) XenDesktop
10 4 (3.28%) Firmware
10 4 (3.28%) Terminal Server
11 3 (2.46%) ISA Server
11 3 (2.46%) Xen
11 3 (2.46%) vCloud
12 2 (1.64%) XenServer
13 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (3.28%) SCCM
1 4 (3.28%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (1.64%) SCOM
2 2 (1.64%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (1.64%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.82%) Puppet
3 1 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 122 (100.00%) VMware
2 79 (64.75%) Citrix
3 67 (54.92%) Microsoft
4 30 (24.59%) HP
5 29 (23.77%) Cisco
6 25 (20.49%) Intel
7 12 (9.84%) Dell
8 10 (8.20%) Fujitsu
9 8 (6.56%) SonicWALL
10 6 (4.92%) 3PAR
11 5 (4.10%) NetApp
11 5 (4.10%) Apple
12 4 (3.28%) EMC
12 4 (3.28%) Juniper
12 4 (3.28%) SolarWinds
13 3 (2.46%) Websense
14 2 (1.64%) Brocade
14 2 (1.64%) Oracle
14 2 (1.64%) Veeam
15 1 (0.82%) FalconStor
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