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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 198 214 217
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +3
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 63 68 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.85% 0.81% 0.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.88% 2.79% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 43 62 46
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,060 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,750 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
2190 2436 2427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 29.65% 28.86% 29.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1768 1937 2018
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 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 May 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 May 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 +27 33 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Hertfordshire +2 24 £45,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire +18 12 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Essex - 4 £41,913 -
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 May 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).

1 126 (100.00%) VMware
2 103 (81.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 88 (69.84%) Citrix
4 82 (65.08%) Windows
5 70 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 69 (54.76%) Microsoft
7 66 (52.38%) MCSE
7 66 (52.38%) Active Directory
8 50 (39.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 50 (39.68%) Windows Server 2012
9 47 (37.30%) XenApp
9 47 (37.30%) VMware ESX
10 46 (36.51%) vSphere
11 43 (34.13%) ITIL
11 43 (34.13%) MS Exchange
12 41 (32.54%) Windows Server 2003
13 39 (30.95%) MCSA
14 38 (30.16%) SAN
15 35 (27.78%) MCP
16 33 (26.19%) Exchange Server 2010
17 32 (25.40%) SQL Server
18 29 (23.02%) HP
18 29 (23.02%) Incident Management
19 27 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
20 26 (20.63%) VCP5
20 26 (20.63%) Exchange Server 2007
20 26 (20.63%) Exchange Server 2003
20 26 (20.63%) Intel
21 24 (19.05%) Data Centre
22 23 (18.25%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (34.13%) MS Exchange
2 33 (26.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (20.63%) Exchange Server 2007
3 26 (20.63%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (4.76%) Lync
6 4 (3.17%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.79%) IIS
Applications
1 23 (18.25%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.73%) MS Office
3 4 (3.17%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.94%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (4.76%) Office 365
3 4 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.59%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.79%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (30.16%) SAN
2 16 (12.70%) VLAN
2 16 (12.70%) DNS
2 16 (12.70%) WAN
3 15 (11.90%) DHCP
4 12 (9.52%) LAN
5 11 (8.73%) TCP/IP
5 11 (8.73%) iSCSI
5 11 (8.73%) Network Security
6 10 (7.94%) Firewall
7 5 (3.97%) NAS
8 4 (3.17%) Ethernet
9 3 (2.38%) VPN
10 2 (1.59%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (1.59%) Converged Networks
10 2 (1.59%) SSL
10 2 (1.59%) LDAP
11 1 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.79%) SSH
11 1 (0.79%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (25.40%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (5.56%) Publishing
2 6 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.38%) Finance
3 3 (2.38%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.38%) Retail
4 2 (1.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (21.43%) Analyst
2 25 (19.84%) Server Analyst
2 25 (19.84%) Senior Server Analyst
2 25 (19.84%) Senior Analyst
3 23 (18.25%) Consultant
3 23 (18.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (8.73%) Server Engineer
5 9 (7.14%) Administrator
5 9 (7.14%) Senior Server Engineer
5 9 (7.14%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 7 (5.56%) VMware Engineer
7 6 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (3.97%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (3.97%) Project Engineer
9 4 (3.17%) Technical Manager
9 4 (3.17%) Network Engineer
9 4 (3.17%) IT Manager
10 3 (2.38%) Support Engineer
10 3 (2.38%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.17%) Web Services
2 1 (0.79%) .NET
2 1 (0.79%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 24 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 8 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.35%) Clustering
3 5 (3.97%) Replication
4 3 (2.38%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.79%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.79%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 82 (65.08%) Windows
2 50 (39.68%) Windows Server 2008
2 50 (39.68%) Windows Server 2012
3 41 (32.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (4.76%) Windows 7
5 5 (3.97%) Windows XP
6 4 (3.17%) Linux
7 3 (2.38%) Windows Vista
7 3 (2.38%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.79%) VMS
8 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (34.13%) ITIL
2 29 (23.02%) Incident Management
3 27 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
4 22 (17.46%) Server Building
5 20 (15.87%) Disaster Recovery
6 18 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 9 (7.14%) Migration
8 8 (6.35%) Service Delivery
9 7 (5.56%) Change Management
10 5 (3.97%) Server Hardening
11 4 (3.17%) Software Licensing
11 4 (3.17%) Patch Management
12 3 (2.38%) Supplier Management
12 3 (2.38%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (2.38%) Performance Monitoring
12 3 (2.38%) Problem Management
13 2 (1.59%) Resource Management
13 2 (1.59%) Load Balancing
13 2 (1.59%) Network Load Balancing
13 2 (1.59%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (18.25%) SQL
2 3 (2.38%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.59%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.59%) VBA
4 1 (0.79%) VBScript
4 1 (0.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 70 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 66 (52.38%) MCSE
3 39 (30.95%) MCSA
4 35 (27.78%) MCP
5 26 (20.63%) VCP5
6 22 (17.46%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
8 20 (15.87%) CCA
8 20 (15.87%) CCNA
9 17 (13.49%) MCITP
10 7 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (5.56%) HP ASE
11 6 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 6 (4.76%) CCNP
12 4 (3.17%) VCP4
12 4 (3.17%) MCTS
13 3 (2.38%) Degree
14 2 (1.59%) CCIA
14 2 (1.59%) CCIE
15 1 (0.79%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.35%) SLA
2 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 103 (81.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 66 (52.38%) Active Directory
3 47 (37.30%) XenApp
3 47 (37.30%) VMware ESX
4 46 (36.51%) vSphere
5 14 (11.11%) Hyper-V
6 10 (7.94%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (6.35%) XenDesktop
7 8 (6.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 8 (6.35%) Terminal Services
8 3 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (2.38%) ISA Server
8 3 (2.38%) Firmware
8 3 (2.38%) Terminal Server
8 3 (2.38%) Xen
9 2 (1.59%) vCloud
10 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (3.17%) SCCM
2 2 (1.59%) SCOM
2 2 (1.59%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 126 (100.00%) VMware
2 88 (69.84%) Citrix
3 69 (54.76%) Microsoft
4 29 (23.02%) HP
5 26 (20.63%) Intel
6 23 (18.25%) Cisco
7 12 (9.52%) 3PAR
8 10 (7.94%) Brocade
9 9 (7.14%) Dell
9 9 (7.14%) Veeam
10 6 (4.76%) Fujitsu
10 6 (4.76%) EMC
10 6 (4.76%) NetApp
11 5 (3.97%) Symantec
12 4 (3.17%) SolarWinds
13 3 (2.38%) Websense
13 3 (2.38%) Juniper
13 3 (2.38%) SonicWALL
14 2 (1.59%) Apple
15 1 (0.79%) Oracle
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