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 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 4 (VCP4)
Rank 861 900 827
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -73
Permanent jobs citing VCP4 10 17 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.015% 0.046%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.037% 0.056% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 44
Average salary £46,500 £52,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.00% +16.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £30,200 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £33,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+38.80% -15.18%
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
26734 30152 28170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.16% 27.29% 27.52%
Number of salaries quoted 21202 24348 23009
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £65,000 £67,000
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 29 May 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 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
South East +17 4 £47,000 -
London +49 3 £37,500 -41.17%
East of England +18 2 £42,500 +28.78% 1
South West - 1 £35,000 -
VCP4
UK

VCP4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 23 (92.00%) Windows
2 22 (88.00%) VMware
2 22 (88.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 22 (88.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (44.00%) Citrix
5 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (40.00%) XenApp
5 10 (40.00%) VCP5
6 9 (36.00%) MCSE
7 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
8 7 (28.00%) MCITP
9 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (24.00%) HP
9 6 (24.00%) MCSA
9 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
9 6 (24.00%) MCP
9 6 (24.00%) VMware ESX
10 5 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (20.00%) Linux
10 5 (20.00%) SCCM
11 4 (16.00%) Open Source
11 4 (16.00%) vSphere
11 4 (16.00%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (16.00%) Dell
11 4 (16.00%) Cisco
11 4 (16.00%) IBM
11 4 (16.00%) CCA

VCP4
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.00%) Lync
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) IaaS
2 1 (4.00%) SaaS
2 1 (4.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Internet
1 4 (16.00%) Firewall
2 3 (12.00%) MPLS
2 3 (12.00%) OSPF
2 3 (12.00%) BGP
2 3 (12.00%) DSL
3 2 (8.00%) SAN
4 1 (4.00%) LAN
4 1 (4.00%) WAN
4 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Technical Specialist
2 5 (20.00%) Administrator
3 4 (16.00%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) VMware Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Server Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Server Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Wintel Support
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Support
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Field Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Replication
2 1 (4.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (4.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 23 (92.00%) Windows
2 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (20.00%) Linux
5 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (8.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) Open Source
2 2 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (8.00%) ITIL
3 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.00%) Project Management
3 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (4.00%) Server Building
3 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (88.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (40.00%) VCP5
4 9 (36.00%) MCSE
5 7 (28.00%) MCITP
6 6 (24.00%) MCSA
6 6 (24.00%) MCP
7 4 (16.00%) CCA
7 4 (16.00%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (16.00%) CCNA
7 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (12.00%) HNC
8 3 (12.00%) HND
8 3 (12.00%) Degree
9 2 (8.00%) CCEE
10 1 (4.00%) CCEA
10 1 (4.00%) CCNP
10 1 (4.00%) MCSD
10 1 (4.00%) CCAA
10 1 (4.00%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (88.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (40.00%) XenApp
3 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (24.00%) VMware ESX
5 5 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (16.00%) vSphere
6 4 (16.00%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
8 2 (8.00%) XenDesktop
9 1 (4.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) SCCM
2 3 (12.00%) SCOM
3 2 (8.00%) WSUS
3 2 (8.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 22 (88.00%) VMware
2 11 (44.00%) Citrix
3 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (24.00%) HP
5 4 (16.00%) Dell
5 4 (16.00%) Cisco
5 4 (16.00%) IBM
6 2 (8.00%) Intel
7 1 (4.00%) AppSense
7 1 (4.00%) NetApp
7 1 (4.00%) Apple
7 1 (4.00%) Juniper
7 1 (4.00%) EMC
7 1 (4.00%) SAP
7 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
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