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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional 4 (VCP4)
Rank 844 837 791
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -46
Permanent jobs citing VCP4 33 24 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.031% 0.023% 0.074%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% 0.087% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 30 16 71
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £28,000 £37,550
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,750 £56,350
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -20.00%
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
29439 27640 29641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.52% 26.74% 28.50%
Number of salaries quoted 23715 22496 24965
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £66,500
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
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 21 November 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
South West - 11 £37,500 -
East of England - 10 £45,000 - 2
West Midlands - 7 £37,500 - 1
London -11 2 £45,000 -28.00%
North West -19 2 £49,000 +63.33%
East Midlands -11 1 £40,000 +21.21%
VCP4
UK

VCP4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 50 (96.15%) VMware
1 50 (96.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 47 (90.38%) Windows
3 44 (84.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (84.62%) VCP5
4 39 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (63.46%) Microsoft
6 28 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 27 (51.92%) Windows Server 2003
8 26 (50.00%) MS Exchange
9 23 (44.23%) Active Directory
9 23 (44.23%) Citrix
10 22 (42.31%) MCP
11 21 (40.38%) ITIL
11 21 (40.38%) MCSE
11 21 (40.38%) Cisco
12 19 (36.54%) Citrix Certification
12 19 (36.54%) MCSA
13 18 (34.62%) CCA
13 18 (34.62%) Project Management
13 18 (34.62%) vSphere
13 18 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
14 17 (32.69%) SAN
14 17 (32.69%) MS Excel
15 15 (28.85%) EMC
15 15 (28.85%) LAN
15 15 (28.85%) XenDesktop
15 15 (28.85%) VMware ESXi
16 14 (26.92%) CCEA
16 14 (26.92%) Cisco Certification

VCP4
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 26 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 13 (25.00%) Lync
3 9 (17.31%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (13.46%) IIS
5 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 17 (32.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Summit
2 1 (1.92%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.46%) IaaS
2 6 (11.54%) PaaS
3 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (32.69%) SAN
2 15 (28.85%) LAN
3 14 (26.92%) WAN
4 11 (21.15%) Wireless
4 11 (21.15%) NetScaler
5 10 (19.23%) VoIP
6 9 (17.31%) MPLS
6 9 (17.31%) VPLS
6 9 (17.31%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (17.31%) Firewall
7 8 (15.38%) VPN
7 8 (15.38%) DNS
7 8 (15.38%) OSPF
7 8 (15.38%) BGP
8 7 (13.46%) DHCP
9 3 (5.77%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (5.77%) iSCSI
9 3 (5.77%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (1.92%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (1.92%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.92%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (30.77%) Consultant
2 12 (23.08%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 10 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (15.38%) Network Engineer
5 7 (13.46%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (13.46%) Wintel Support
6 5 (9.62%) Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Server Support
7 4 (7.69%) Support Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Support Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (7.69%) Server Support Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Server Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Wintel Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Wintel Server Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Wintel Support Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Technical Leader
8 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Enterprise Storage
1 4 (7.69%) Clustering
2 2 (3.85%) EqualLogic
2 2 (3.85%) Replication
3 1 (1.92%) FlexPod
3 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.92%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 47 (90.38%) Windows
2 39 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (51.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (21.15%) UNIX
6 3 (5.77%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (3.85%) AIX
8 1 (1.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (40.38%) ITIL
2 18 (34.62%) Project Management
3 10 (19.23%) PRINCE2
3 10 (19.23%) Document Management
4 7 (13.46%) Change Control
4 7 (13.46%) Capacity Management
5 6 (11.54%) ITSM
6 5 (9.62%) BCP
7 4 (7.69%) CRM
7 4 (7.69%) Incident Management
8 3 (5.77%) Migration
8 3 (5.77%) Business Continuity
9 1 (1.92%) Workflow
9 1 (1.92%) Change Management
9 1 (1.92%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.92%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (1.92%) Load Balancing
9 1 (1.92%) Problem Management
9 1 (1.92%) Performance Management
9 1 (1.92%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.23%) PowerShell
2 8 (15.38%) SQL
3 5 (9.62%) C
Qualifications
1 50 (96.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 44 (84.62%) VCP5
3 28 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (42.31%) MCP
5 21 (40.38%) MCSE
6 19 (36.54%) MCSA
6 19 (36.54%) Citrix Certification
7 18 (34.62%) CCA
8 14 (26.92%) CCEA
8 14 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (23.08%) MCITP
10 11 (21.15%) CCEE
11 10 (19.23%) MBCS
11 10 (19.23%) CCNP
12 9 (17.31%) MCTS
12 9 (17.31%) VCAP
13 6 (11.54%) CCNA
14 5 (9.62%) Degree
15 4 (7.69%) NCDA
15 4 (7.69%) NCIE
System Software
1 44 (84.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (44.23%) Active Directory
3 18 (34.62%) vSphere
4 15 (28.85%) VMware ESXi
4 15 (28.85%) XenDesktop
5 12 (23.08%) VMware ESX
6 9 (17.31%) Hyper-V
7 7 (13.46%) Firmware
8 4 (7.69%) XenApp
8 4 (7.69%) XenServer
8 4 (7.69%) vCloud
9 3 (5.77%) NFS
9 3 (5.77%) ISA Server
10 1 (1.92%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 13 (25.00%) SCOM
2 10 (19.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 7 (13.46%) MOM
3 7 (13.46%) WSUS
4 4 (7.69%) Backup Exec
4 4 (7.69%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.92%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 50 (96.15%) VMware
2 33 (63.46%) Microsoft
3 23 (44.23%) Citrix
4 21 (40.38%) Cisco
5 15 (28.85%) EMC
6 12 (23.08%) NetApp
7 11 (21.15%) AppSense
8 10 (19.23%) SolarWinds
9 9 (17.31%) Blue Coat
9 9 (17.31%) HP
10 5 (9.62%) Symantec
11 4 (7.69%) CommVault
12 3 (5.77%) McAfee
13 2 (3.85%) Computacenter
13 2 (3.85%) IBM
14 1 (1.92%) Dell
14 1 (1.92%) Hitachi
14 1 (1.92%) Juniper
14 1 (1.92%) PlateSpin
14 1 (1.92%) Veeam
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