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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 192 170 195
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +25
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 61 71 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.79% 1.01% 1.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.59% 3.52% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 53 49 85
Average salary £47,500 £43,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +10.46%
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
2351 2018 2742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 30.59% 28.80% 30.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1825 1670 2320
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £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 2 October 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 2 October 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 -4 23 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Cambridgeshire -9 20 £47,500 -9.52% 2
Bedfordshire -12 16 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Essex -16 6 £37,500 -11.76% 1
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 October 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).

1 137 (100.00%) VMware
2 111 (81.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 96 (70.07%) Windows
4 72 (52.55%) Microsoft
5 71 (51.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 62 (45.26%) SAN
7 61 (44.53%) Hyper-V
8 59 (43.07%) NetApp
9 50 (36.50%) MS Exchange
10 49 (35.77%) Windows Server 2008
11 47 (34.31%) Citrix
12 46 (33.58%) HP
13 45 (32.85%) VCP5
14 41 (29.93%) vSphere
14 41 (29.93%) NCIE
15 40 (29.20%) MCITP
16 38 (27.74%) NCDA
16 38 (27.74%) Cisco
17 37 (27.01%) SQL
18 36 (26.28%) ITIL
19 34 (24.82%) Active Directory
20 32 (23.36%) MCSE
21 31 (22.63%) MCP
22 29 (21.17%) VMware ESXi
23 28 (20.44%) Firewall
24 27 (19.71%) Cisco Certification
25 26 (18.98%) DNS
25 26 (18.98%) TCP/IP
26 24 (17.52%) MCSA
26 24 (17.52%) Windows Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 50 (36.50%) MS Exchange
2 19 (13.87%) IIS
3 17 (12.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (8.03%) Apache
5 10 (7.30%) SharePoint
6 7 (5.11%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (5.11%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (3.65%) Lotus Domino
8 4 (2.92%) Lync
8 4 (2.92%) IBM Notes
8 4 (2.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (2.19%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (2.19%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.73%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.73%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (8.03%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.30%) MS Office
3 1 (0.73%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.73%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.76%) SaaS
2 5 (3.65%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.92%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.92%) Amazon S3
3 4 (2.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 62 (45.26%) SAN
2 28 (20.44%) Firewall
3 26 (18.98%) TCP/IP
3 26 (18.98%) DNS
4 23 (16.79%) DHCP
5 15 (10.95%) iSCSI
6 14 (10.22%) WAN
6 14 (10.22%) VPN
6 14 (10.22%) LAN
6 14 (10.22%) Wireless
7 13 (9.49%) VoIP
7 13 (9.49%) NAS
8 10 (7.30%) Fibre Channel
9 9 (6.57%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (5.84%) VPLS
10 8 (5.84%) MPLS
10 8 (5.84%) OSPF
10 8 (5.84%) BGP
11 7 (5.11%) NetScaler
12 6 (4.38%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.60%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.22%) MySQL
3 11 (8.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (0.73%) Legal
1 1 (0.73%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (22.63%) Consultant
1 31 (22.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 27 (19.71%) Systems Engineer
3 20 (14.60%) Storage Engineer
4 14 (10.22%) VMware Engineer
5 12 (8.76%) Storage Consultant
5 12 (8.76%) 3rd Line Support
6 10 (7.30%) Support Engineer
6 10 (7.30%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 9 (6.57%) Technical Consultant
8 7 (5.11%) Administrator
8 7 (5.11%) Network Engineer
9 6 (4.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (4.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (4.38%) VMware Consultant
10 5 (3.65%) VMware Specialist
10 5 (3.65%) Project Consultant
10 5 (3.65%) Technical Specialist
10 5 (3.65%) Project Engineer
10 5 (3.65%) Senior Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.46%) X-Windows
2 1 (0.73%) Ajax
2 1 (0.73%) REST
2 1 (0.73%) HTML
2 1 (0.73%) .NET
2 1 (0.73%) CSS
2 1 (0.73%) SOAP
2 1 (0.73%) XML
2 1 (0.73%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.03%) Replication
2 7 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.65%) EqualLogic
3 5 (3.65%) FlexPod
3 5 (3.65%) Client/Server
3 5 (3.65%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.92%) Clustering
5 3 (2.19%) e-Health
5 3 (2.19%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.46%) User Experience
6 2 (1.46%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.73%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.73%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 96 (70.07%) Windows
2 49 (35.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (17.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (16.06%) Linux
5 12 (8.76%) UNIX
6 10 (7.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (4.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (4.38%) Windows XP
8 4 (2.92%) CentOS
9 3 (2.19%) Windows Phone 8
9 3 (2.19%) Windows Phone
9 3 (2.19%) Windows 7
9 3 (2.19%) Android
10 2 (1.46%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.46%) AIX
10 2 (1.46%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.46%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (26.28%) ITIL
2 15 (10.95%) PRINCE2
2 15 (10.95%) Business Continuity
3 10 (7.30%) Document Management
4 9 (6.57%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (5.84%) Change Control
5 8 (5.84%) Capacity Management
5 8 (5.84%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (5.11%) Data Management
7 6 (4.38%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (3.65%) Change Management
8 5 (3.65%) Service Management
8 5 (3.65%) Migration
8 5 (3.65%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (3.65%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (2.92%) Mobile Device Management
9 4 (2.92%) Mentoring
10 3 (2.19%) Coaching
10 3 (2.19%) Data Protection
10 3 (2.19%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 37 (27.01%) SQL
2 16 (11.68%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.19%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.46%) VBScript
4 2 (1.46%) Python
4 2 (1.46%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.46%) Perl
5 1 (0.73%) C#
5 1 (0.73%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 71 (51.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (32.85%) VCP5
3 41 (29.93%) NCIE
4 40 (29.20%) MCITP
5 38 (27.74%) NCDA
6 32 (23.36%) MCSE
7 31 (22.63%) MCP
8 27 (19.71%) Cisco Certification
9 24 (17.52%) MCSA
10 18 (13.14%) CCNA
10 18 (13.14%) CCA
10 18 (13.14%) Citrix Certification
10 18 (13.14%) MCTS
11 16 (11.68%) VCAP
12 14 (10.22%) VCP4
12 14 (10.22%) CCNP
13 11 (8.03%) Degree
14 10 (7.30%) MBCS
15 5 (3.65%) VCDX
15 5 (3.65%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.84%) SLA
2 1 (0.73%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 111 (81.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 61 (44.53%) Hyper-V
3 41 (29.93%) vSphere
4 34 (24.82%) Active Directory
5 29 (21.17%) VMware ESXi
6 20 (14.60%) VMware ESX
7 19 (13.87%) VMware Server
8 14 (10.22%) XenDesktop
8 14 (10.22%) XenApp
9 10 (7.30%) vCloud
10 8 (5.84%) VMFS
10 8 (5.84%) XenServer
11 7 (5.11%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (2.92%) NFS
13 3 (2.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 1 (0.73%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 13 (9.49%) SCCM
2 11 (8.03%) HP SIM
3 10 (7.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 9 (6.57%) Backup Exec
5 5 (3.65%) NetBackup
6 4 (2.92%) SCDPM
7 3 (2.19%) SCOM
8 2 (1.46%) Legato
8 2 (1.46%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.73%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.73%) WSUS
9 1 (0.73%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.73%) Puppet
Vendors
1 137 (100.00%) VMware
2 72 (52.55%) Microsoft
3 59 (43.07%) NetApp
4 47 (34.31%) Citrix
5 46 (33.58%) HP
6 38 (27.74%) Cisco
7 22 (16.06%) Veeam
8 19 (13.87%) Dell
9 15 (10.95%) EMC
9 15 (10.95%) Oracle
10 10 (7.30%) SolarWinds
11 8 (5.84%) Blue Coat
11 8 (5.84%) Red Hat
11 8 (5.84%) Symantec
12 7 (5.11%) IBM
12 7 (5.11%) 3PAR
13 6 (4.38%) AppSense
14 5 (3.65%) Websense
14 5 (3.65%) PlateSpin
15 4 (2.92%) Lotus
Ipswich, Suffolk
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £41k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago