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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 203 156 182
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +26
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 65 87 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.85% 1.22% 1.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.78% 4.19% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 55 61 94
Average salary £46,250 £46,250 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
2337 2074 2772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 30.69% 29.09% 30.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1832 1726 2393
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 16 September 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 16 September 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 -3 23 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Cambridgeshire -20 19 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Bedfordshire -3 18 £44,000 -20.00% 2
Essex -12 9 £42,500 -
Suffolk +6 1 £35,000 -7.89%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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).

1 139 (100.00%) VMware
2 112 (80.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 96 (69.06%) Windows
4 76 (54.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 74 (53.24%) Microsoft
6 69 (49.64%) SAN
7 64 (46.04%) Hyper-V
8 61 (43.88%) NetApp
9 52 (37.41%) HP
10 51 (36.69%) MS Exchange
11 50 (35.97%) Citrix
12 49 (35.25%) Windows Server 2008
13 47 (33.81%) vSphere
14 46 (33.09%) MCITP
15 43 (30.94%) VCP5
16 42 (30.22%) NCIE
17 40 (28.78%) NCDA
18 39 (28.06%) Cisco
18 39 (28.06%) SQL
19 38 (27.34%) MCSE
20 35 (25.18%) ITIL
20 35 (25.18%) Active Directory
21 32 (23.02%) Firewall
22 31 (22.30%) Cisco Certification
22 31 (22.30%) MCP
23 27 (19.42%) TCP/IP
23 27 (19.42%) VMware ESXi
24 26 (18.71%) DNS
25 25 (17.99%) MCSA
26 24 (17.27%) Dell

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 51 (36.69%) MS Exchange
2 23 (16.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (13.67%) IIS
4 12 (8.63%) SharePoint
5 11 (7.91%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (7.91%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (7.91%) Apache
6 8 (5.76%) Lync
7 5 (3.60%) SAS
7 5 (3.60%) Lotus Domino
8 4 (2.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (2.88%) IBM Notes
8 4 (2.88%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (2.16%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.72%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 17 (12.23%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.19%) MS Office
3 1 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.72%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.63%) SaaS
2 5 (3.60%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.88%) Office 365
3 4 (2.88%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.88%) Amazon S3
3 4 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 69 (49.64%) SAN
2 32 (23.02%) Firewall
3 27 (19.42%) TCP/IP
4 26 (18.71%) DNS
5 23 (16.55%) DHCP
6 20 (14.39%) iSCSI
7 17 (12.23%) NAS
8 15 (10.79%) VPN
8 15 (10.79%) LAN
9 14 (10.07%) WAN
10 12 (8.63%) Wireless
10 12 (8.63%) VoIP
11 11 (7.91%) NetScaler
12 10 (7.19%) Fibre Channel
13 7 (5.04%) Cisco ASA
14 6 (4.32%) MPLS
14 6 (4.32%) OSPF
14 6 (4.32%) BGP
14 6 (4.32%) DMZ
14 6 (4.32%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (15.83%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.07%) MySQL
3 12 (8.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.16%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.44%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (0.72%) Games
1 1 (0.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (25.90%) Consultant
2 30 (21.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 25 (17.99%) Systems Engineer
4 17 (12.23%) Storage Engineer
5 14 (10.07%) VMware Engineer
6 13 (9.35%) 3rd Line Support
6 13 (9.35%) Technical Consultant
7 12 (8.63%) Storage Consultant
8 10 (7.19%) Support Engineer
8 10 (7.19%) Virtualisation Consultant
9 8 (5.76%) Project Engineer
9 8 (5.76%) Administrator
10 7 (5.04%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 6 (4.32%) VMware Consultant
11 6 (4.32%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 5 (3.60%) Technical Specialist
12 5 (3.60%) Project Consultant
12 5 (3.60%) VMware Specialist
12 5 (3.60%) Senior Consultant
12 5 (3.60%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.44%) X-Windows
2 1 (0.72%) Ajax
2 1 (0.72%) REST
2 1 (0.72%) HTML
2 1 (0.72%) .NET
2 1 (0.72%) CSS
2 1 (0.72%) SOAP
2 1 (0.72%) XML
2 1 (0.72%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.91%) Replication
2 8 (5.76%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.60%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.60%) EqualLogic
3 5 (3.60%) FlexPod
3 5 (3.60%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.88%) Clustering
5 3 (2.16%) User Experience
5 3 (2.16%) e-Health
5 3 (2.16%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.44%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.44%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.72%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 96 (69.06%) Windows
2 49 (35.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (15.83%) Linux
3 22 (15.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (7.19%) UNIX
4 10 (7.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (4.32%) Windows XP
5 6 (4.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.88%) CentOS
6 4 (2.88%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.16%) Android
7 3 (2.16%) Windows Phone 8
7 3 (2.16%) Windows Phone
8 2 (1.44%) AIX
8 2 (1.44%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.44%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (1.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (25.18%) ITIL
2 15 (10.79%) Business Continuity
3 13 (9.35%) PRINCE2
4 10 (7.19%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (6.47%) Capacity Management
5 9 (6.47%) Migration
6 8 (5.76%) Change Control
6 8 (5.76%) Document Management
7 7 (5.04%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (5.04%) Data Management
7 7 (5.04%) Change Management
7 7 (5.04%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (4.32%) Mentoring
9 5 (3.60%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (3.60%) Network Design
9 5 (3.60%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (3.60%) Service Management
10 4 (2.88%) Mobile Device Management
10 4 (2.88%) Time Management
10 4 (2.88%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (28.06%) SQL
2 16 (11.51%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.16%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.44%) VBScript
4 2 (1.44%) Perl
4 2 (1.44%) Python
4 2 (1.44%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.72%) C#
5 1 (0.72%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 76 (54.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (33.09%) MCITP
3 43 (30.94%) VCP5
4 42 (30.22%) NCIE
5 40 (28.78%) NCDA
6 38 (27.34%) MCSE
7 31 (22.30%) Cisco Certification
7 31 (22.30%) MCP
8 25 (17.99%) MCSA
9 23 (16.55%) CCNA
10 20 (14.39%) Citrix Certification
10 20 (14.39%) MCTS
11 19 (13.67%) VCAP
11 19 (13.67%) CCA
12 17 (12.23%) CCNP
13 13 (9.35%) VCP4
14 11 (7.91%) Degree
15 8 (5.76%) MBCS
16 5 (3.60%) VCDX
16 5 (3.60%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.47%) SLA
2 1 (0.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 112 (80.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 64 (46.04%) Hyper-V
3 47 (33.81%) vSphere
4 35 (25.18%) Active Directory
5 27 (19.42%) VMware ESXi
6 22 (15.83%) VMware ESX
7 19 (13.67%) XenApp
7 19 (13.67%) XenDesktop
8 18 (12.95%) VMware Server
9 11 (7.91%) Microsoft App-V
10 10 (7.19%) vCloud
11 9 (6.47%) XenServer
12 8 (5.76%) VMFS
13 4 (2.88%) NFS
14 3 (2.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 17 (12.23%) SCCM
2 10 (7.19%) HP SIM
3 9 (6.47%) Backup Exec
4 8 (5.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 8 (5.76%) SCOM
5 5 (3.60%) NetBackup
6 4 (2.88%) SCDPM
7 2 (1.44%) Legato
7 2 (1.44%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.72%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.72%) WSUS
8 1 (0.72%) Puppet
8 1 (0.72%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 139 (100.00%) VMware
2 74 (53.24%) Microsoft
3 61 (43.88%) NetApp
4 52 (37.41%) HP
5 50 (35.97%) Citrix
6 39 (28.06%) Cisco
7 24 (17.27%) Dell
8 22 (15.83%) Veeam
9 18 (12.95%) EMC
10 15 (10.79%) Oracle
11 13 (9.35%) IBM
12 8 (5.76%) Red Hat
12 8 (5.76%) Symantec
12 8 (5.76%) Juniper
12 8 (5.76%) SolarWinds
13 7 (5.04%) 3PAR
14 6 (4.32%) AppSense
14 6 (4.32%) Blue Coat
15 5 (3.60%) PlateSpin
15 5 (3.60%) WatchGuard
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