The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 101 106 96
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 5 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.34% 0.13% 0.083%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.12% 0.53% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.38% -6.66%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
447 378 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 30.12% 25.47% 26.98%
Number of salaries quoted 310 241 163
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Edinburgh region.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in Edinburgh

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
2 5 (83.33%) Perl
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Python
3 4 (66.67%) Migration
4 3 (50.00%) Replication
4 3 (50.00%) Capacity Management
4 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) UNIX
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle
6 1 (16.67%) IBM
6 1 (16.67%) Sun
6 1 (16.67%) HP
6 1 (16.67%) NetApp
6 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
6 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
6 1 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (16.67%) Apache
6 1 (16.67%) Banking
6 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
6 1 (16.67%) Network Security
6 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
6 1 (16.67%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 1 (16.67%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
General
1 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Storage Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Storage Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
4 1 (16.67%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (50.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Patch Management
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Perl
1 5 (83.33%) Python
1 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) NCDA
1 1 (16.67%) NCIE
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Capistrano
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Sun
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) NetApp
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