The table below looks at the statistics for VCP4 in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCP4 over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional 4 (VCP4)
Rank 45 841 823
Rank change year-on-year
+796 -18
Permanent jobs citing VCP4 5143 13 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.33% 0.013% 0.034%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.12% 0.049% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4322 13 29
Average salary £42,500 £70,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.28% +57.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £80,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -15.78%
VCP4
UK

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

Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
30049 26425 27647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.15% 27.22% 28.01%
Number of salaries quoted 24144 21044 22850
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VCP4
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VCP4 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VCP4 Jobs Demand Trend in England

VCP4
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VCP4 across the England region.

VCP4 Salary Trend in England

VCP4
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VCP4 across the England region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

VCP4 Salary Histogram in England

VCP4
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VCP4 within the England region over the 3 months to 6 March 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
London +560 1922 £48,500 -33.10% 2363
South East - 1044 £43,000 - 1364
North West - 410 £40,000 - 793
Yorkshire - 407 £40,000 - 606
East of England - 393 £42,500 - 471
South West - 353 £40,000 - 733
West Midlands - 339 £40,000 - 473
East Midlands +150 226 £40,000 - 401
North East - 39 £37,500 - 102
South Coast - 2 - -
VCP4
UK

VCP4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing VCP4 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 VCP4.

1 1390 (26.85%) Agile Software Development
2 1338 (25.85%) .NET
3 1307 (25.25%) SQL
4 1287 (24.86%) SQL Server
5 1249 (24.13%) C#
6 1050 (20.28%) Microsoft
7 1013 (19.57%) Finance
8 999 (19.30%) Windows
9 968 (18.70%) JavaScript
10 923 (17.83%) HTML
11 915 (17.67%) ASP.NET
12 830 (16.03%) MVC
13 760 (14.68%) CSS
14 650 (12.56%) Degree
15 576 (11.13%) TDD
16 574 (11.09%) MS Excel
17 555 (10.72%) Java
18 551 (10.64%) Linux
19 523 (10.10%) ASP.NET MVC
20 509 (9.83%) Scrum
21 502 (9.70%) jQuery
22 470 (9.08%) VMware
23 457 (8.83%) Project Management
24 430 (8.31%) ITIL
25 426 (8.23%) Oracle
26 396 (7.65%) Cisco
27 394 (7.61%) Web Services
28 392 (7.57%) Active Directory
29 386 (7.46%) XML
30 381 (7.36%) WCF

VCP4
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing VCP4 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 VCP4. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 223 (4.31%) MS Exchange
2 202 (3.90%) SharePoint
3 157 (3.03%) IIS
4 126 (2.43%) Apache
4 126 (2.43%) Node.js
5 102 (1.97%) Tomcat
5 102 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2010
6 86 (1.66%) CMS
7 63 (1.22%) Lync
8 58 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
9 57 (1.10%) WebSphere
10 53 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
11 49 (0.95%) JBoss
12 41 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
13 35 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
14 33 (0.64%) WebLogic
14 33 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2003
15 31 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 31 (0.60%) SAS
16 30 (0.58%) Drupal
Applications
1 574 (11.09%) MS Excel
2 211 (4.08%) MS Office
3 55 (1.06%) Photoshop
4 48 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
5 47 (0.91%) MS Visio
6 45 (0.87%) MS Project
7 21 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
8 14 (0.27%) SPSS
8 14 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 13 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
10 10 (0.19%) OmniGraffle
11 9 (0.17%) InfoPath
12 5 (0.097%) Mingle
12 5 (0.097%) PowerPivot
13 4 (0.077%) Adobe Captivate
14 3 (0.058%) InDesign
14 3 (0.058%) AutoCAD
14 3 (0.058%) Maya
15 2 (0.039%) 3ds Max
15 2 (0.039%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 65 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (0.50%) Google Analytics
3 22 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 21 (0.41%) SAP FI
4 21 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
5 20 (0.39%) Magento
6 18 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
7 17 (0.33%) SAP CO
8 16 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
9 15 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
10 12 (0.23%) SAP MM
11 11 (0.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 10 (0.19%) SAP SM
12 10 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
12 10 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
12 10 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
13 9 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
13 9 (0.17%) Agresso
13 9 (0.17%) SAP ERP
13 9 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 114 (2.20%) SaaS
2 107 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 67 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
4 61 (1.18%) Office 365
5 37 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
6 25 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
7 20 (0.39%) IaaS
8 17 (0.33%) Force.com
9 15 (0.29%) Amazon S3
10 13 (0.25%) PaaS
11 12 (0.23%) GitHub
12 8 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
13 5 (0.097%) Google Apps
14 4 (0.077%) Heroku
14 4 (0.077%) Trello
15 3 (0.058%) IBM SmartCloud
15 3 (0.058%) Google Cloud Platform
15 3 (0.058%) Yammer
15 3 (0.058%) Amazon SQS
16 2 (0.039%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 275 (5.31%) Firewall
2 215 (4.15%) SAN
3 196 (3.79%) TCP/IP
4 180 (3.48%) DNS
5 163 (3.15%) WAN
6 151 (2.92%) LAN
7 145 (2.80%) Internet
8 109 (2.11%) DHCP
8 109 (2.11%) VPN
9 96 (1.85%) VoIP
10 87 (1.68%) HTTP
11 84 (1.62%) MPLS
12 79 (1.53%) Wireless
13 78 (1.51%) BGP
14 76 (1.47%) Network Security
14 76 (1.47%) Cisco ASA
15 64 (1.24%) OSPF
16 54 (1.04%) Cisco Nexus
17 46 (0.89%) VLAN
18 44 (0.85%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1287 (24.86%) SQL Server
2 287 (5.54%) MySQL
3 280 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 195 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 184 (3.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 169 (3.26%) Relational Database
7 151 (2.92%) SQL Server 2012
8 142 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
9 131 (2.53%) NoSQL
10 122 (2.36%) SQL Server 2005
11 112 (2.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 90 (1.74%) MongoDB
13 82 (1.58%) Oracle Database
14 68 (1.31%) Big Data
15 60 (1.16%) RDBMS
16 50 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
17 37 (0.71%) DB2
18 35 (0.68%) Hadoop
19 33 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
20 32 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 276 (5.33%) Git (software)
2 242 (4.67%) Visual Studio
3 170 (3.28%) NUnit
4 154 (2.97%) Subversion
5 135 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
6 127 (2.45%) Selenium
7 94 (1.82%) Rhino Mocks
8 87 (1.68%) JIRA
9 81 (1.56%) Moq
10 77 (1.49%) Jenkins
11 75 (1.45%) Maven
12 68 (1.31%) JUnit
13 59 (1.14%) MSTest
14 53 (1.02%) Eclipse
15 52 (1.00%) WebDriver
16 44 (0.85%) TeamCity
16 44 (0.85%) Cucumber
17 32 (0.62%) SpecFlow
18 30 (0.58%) QuickTest Pro
19 24 (0.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1013 (19.57%) Finance
2 304 (5.87%) Marketing
3 268 (5.18%) Retail
4 245 (4.73%) Telecoms
5 234 (4.52%) Banking
6 142 (2.74%) Advertising
7 110 (2.12%) Games
8 104 (2.01%) Manufacturing
9 79 (1.53%) Law
9 79 (1.53%) Back Office
10 77 (1.49%) Legal
11 58 (1.12%) Publishing
12 48 (0.93%) Electronics
12 48 (0.93%) Front Office
13 45 (0.87%) Investment Banking
14 34 (0.66%) Financial Institution
15 32 (0.62%) Billing
16 26 (0.50%) Automotive
17 22 (0.42%) German Language
18 20 (0.39%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1806 (34.89%) Developer
2 734 (14.18%) Analyst
3 595 (11.49%) .NET Developer
4 388 (7.49%) C# Developer
5 314 (6.07%) Consultant
6 307 (5.93%) Senior Developer
7 269 (5.20%) C# .NET Developer
8 243 (4.69%) Business Analyst
9 236 (4.56%) Project Manager
10 206 (3.98%) Software Developer
11 170 (3.28%) Software Engineer
12 167 (3.23%) Administrator
13 166 (3.21%) Java Developer
14 151 (2.92%) Web Developer
15 150 (2.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 148 (2.86%) Architect
17 147 (2.84%) ASP.NET Developer
18 143 (2.76%) Support Analyst
18 143 (2.76%) Support Engineer
19 126 (2.43%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1338 (25.85%) .NET
2 923 (17.83%) HTML
3 915 (17.67%) ASP.NET
4 760 (14.68%) CSS
5 523 (10.10%) ASP.NET MVC
6 502 (9.70%) jQuery
7 394 (7.61%) Web Services
8 386 (7.46%) XML
9 381 (7.36%) WCF
10 342 (6.61%) HTML5
11 333 (6.43%) .NET Framework
12 215 (4.15%) Ajax
13 204 (3.94%) CSS3
14 198 (3.82%) AngularJS
15 173 (3.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 163 (3.15%) WPF
17 157 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web API
18 153 (2.96%) Spring
19 151 (2.92%) RESTful
20 142 (2.74%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 354 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
2 241 (4.66%) Computer Science
3 188 (3.63%) User Experience
4 152 (2.94%) Mobile App
5 151 (2.92%) Management Information System
6 126 (2.43%) Enterprise Software
7 119 (2.30%) Open Source
8 91 (1.76%) Clustering
9 81 (1.56%) Social Media
10 74 (1.43%) Mathematics
11 68 (1.31%) Inversion of Control
11 68 (1.31%) Replication
12 61 (1.18%) Blackberry
13 50 (0.97%) Hedge funds
14 49 (0.95%) Client/Server
15 48 (0.93%) Visualisation
16 43 (0.83%) N-Tier
17 38 (0.73%) Algorithms
18 37 (0.71%) FMCG
19 34 (0.66%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 999 (19.30%) Windows
2 551 (10.64%) Linux
3 257 (4.96%) UNIX
4 252 (4.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 197 (3.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 133 (2.57%) Windows 7
7 132 (2.55%) Windows Server 2003
8 126 (2.43%) Android
9 121 (2.34%) Apple iOS
10 109 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 68 (1.31%) Windows 8
12 63 (1.22%) Windows XP
13 60 (1.16%) Solaris
14 54 (1.04%) CentOS
15 32 (0.62%) AIX
16 25 (0.48%) Mac OS X
17 23 (0.44%) Ubuntu
18 21 (0.41%) Debian
19 16 (0.31%) Windows Vista
20 13 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1390 (26.85%) Agile Software Development
2 830 (16.03%) MVC
3 576 (11.13%) TDD
4 509 (9.83%) Scrum
5 457 (8.83%) Project Management
6 430 (8.31%) ITIL
7 366 (7.07%) OO
8 349 (6.74%) Software Engineering
9 306 (5.91%) Business Intelligence
10 304 (5.87%) E-Commerce
11 241 (4.66%) Continuous Integration
12 237 (4.58%) BDD
13 231 (4.46%) Mentoring
14 221 (4.27%) PRINCE2
15 218 (4.21%) CRM
16 199 (3.84%) Web Development
17 193 (3.73%) Stakeholder Management
18 192 (3.71%) Web Application Development
19 190 (3.67%) Business Analysis
20 176 (3.40%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1307 (25.25%) SQL
2 1249 (24.13%) C#
3 968 (18.70%) JavaScript
4 555 (10.72%) Java
5 297 (5.74%) T-SQL
6 262 (5.06%) PHP
7 180 (3.48%) VB.NET
8 175 (3.38%) Python
9 174 (3.36%) C++
10 165 (3.19%) Ruby
11 152 (2.94%) C
12 131 (2.53%) PowerShell
13 107 (2.07%) Perl
13 107 (2.07%) VB
14 84 (1.62%) PL/SQL
14 84 (1.62%) Bash Shell
15 60 (1.16%) VBA
16 54 (1.04%) Objective-C
17 47 (0.91%) Shell Script
18 30 (0.58%) R
Qualifications
1 650 (12.56%) Degree
2 230 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 227 (4.38%) Cisco Certification
4 185 (3.57%) Security Cleared
5 131 (2.53%) CCNP
6 130 (2.51%) MCSE
7 117 (2.26%) CCNA
8 109 (2.11%) SC Cleared
9 101 (1.95%) ISEB
9 101 (1.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 87 (1.68%) MCP
11 69 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
12 66 (1.27%) MCSA
13 63 (1.22%) MCITP
14 62 (1.20%) DV Cleared
15 59 (1.14%) ISTQB
15 59 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 46 (0.89%) CCIE
17 38 (0.73%) PMI Certification
18 37 (0.71%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 265 (5.12%) QA
2 191 (3.69%) SLA
3 69 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 43 (0.83%) ISO 9001
5 39 (0.75%) PCI DSS
6 19 (0.37%) COBIT
7 17 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 10 (0.19%) ISO 14001
8 10 (0.19%) Data Quality
9 8 (0.15%) HL7
10 6 (0.12%) JSP 440
11 5 (0.097%) MiFID
11 5 (0.097%) EMIR
11 5 (0.097%) GMP
12 4 (0.077%) WAI
12 4 (0.077%) GPG13
12 4 (0.077%) PMBOK
13 3 (0.058%) Solvency II
13 3 (0.058%) JTAG
13 3 (0.058%) CRD IV
System Software
1 392 (7.57%) Active Directory
2 327 (6.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 127 (2.45%) Hyper-V
4 118 (2.28%) vSphere
5 85 (1.64%) XenApp
6 67 (1.29%) VMware ESX
7 57 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
8 48 (0.93%) XenDesktop
9 29 (0.56%) Firmware
10 22 (0.42%) XenServer
11 20 (0.39%) Terminal Services
11 20 (0.39%) Docker
12 19 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
13 18 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
14 16 (0.31%) vCloud
15 14 (0.27%) Xen
16 13 (0.25%) KVM
17 11 (0.21%) VMware Server
18 9 (0.17%) Squid
18 9 (0.17%) NFS
Systems Management
1 88 (1.70%) Puppet
2 72 (1.39%) SCCM
3 65 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
4 45 (0.87%) SCOM
5 32 (0.62%) Nagios
6 27 (0.52%) Vagrant
7 23 (0.44%) Backup Exec
8 22 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
9 21 (0.41%) NetBackup
10 20 (0.39%) WSUS
10 20 (0.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 17 (0.33%) Tivoli
12 13 (0.25%) Norton AntiVirus
13 12 (0.23%) Ansible
14 11 (0.21%) FortiGate
14 11 (0.21%) MOM
15 10 (0.19%) Cisco CUCM
16 8 (0.15%) CFEngine
16 8 (0.15%) Salt
16 8 (0.15%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 1050 (20.28%) Microsoft
2 470 (9.08%) VMware
3 426 (8.23%) Oracle
4 396 (7.65%) Cisco
5 224 (4.33%) Citrix
6 209 (4.04%) HP
7 189 (3.65%) SAP
8 134 (2.59%) IBM
9 119 (2.30%) Google
10 115 (2.22%) Red Hat
11 98 (1.89%) Juniper
12 73 (1.41%) EMC
13 72 (1.39%) CheckPoint
14 71 (1.37%) Business Objects
15 69 (1.33%) NetApp
16 66 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
17 58 (1.12%) F5
18 53 (1.02%) Adobe
19 52 (1.00%) Symantec
20 50 (0.97%) Dell
Oxfordshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 1 hour ago
Brighton, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 1 hour ago
Wigan, Lancashire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £27000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 1 hour ago
Middlesex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £27000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 1 hour ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Preston, Lancashire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 1 hour ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridgeshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + DOE, Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Brighton, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 1 hour ago
Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 1 hour ago
Brighton, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: £70K/annum - initially a FTC with potential for permanent or extension
Posted: 7 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: £70K/annum - initially a FTC with potential for permanent or extension
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: £70K/annum - initially a FTC with potential for permanent or extension
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago