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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional 4 (VCP4)
Rank 829 836 826
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Permanent jobs citing VCP4 21 10 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.021% 0.010% 0.047%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.077% 0.039% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 19 6 40
Average salary £37,500 £53,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.90% +7.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £85,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -23.80%
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
27142 25948 28987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.47% 27.13% 28.07%
Number of salaries quoted 21880 20643 24475
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 £62,500 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 West - 6 £37,500 -
London +2 5 £30,000 -62.50% 1
West Midlands - 4 £37,500 -
East of England - 3 £42,500 - 1
East Midlands +14 1 £40,000 -
South East -25 1 £22,500 -46.42%
North West - 1 £72,500 - 2
VCP4
UK

VCP4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 46 (92.00%) Windows
2 45 (90.00%) VMware
2 45 (90.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 45 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (68.00%) VCP5
5 31 (62.00%) Microsoft
5 31 (62.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 28 (56.00%) MS Exchange
7 27 (54.00%) MCSE
8 26 (52.00%) Active Directory
9 24 (48.00%) Citrix
9 24 (48.00%) MCP
9 24 (48.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 23 (46.00%) MCSA
11 19 (38.00%) Cisco
12 18 (36.00%) CCA
12 18 (36.00%) Citrix Certification
12 18 (36.00%) MCITP
12 18 (36.00%) vSphere
13 16 (32.00%) VMware ESXi
14 15 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
14 15 (30.00%) SAN
14 15 (30.00%) WAN
14 15 (30.00%) MS Excel
14 15 (30.00%) LAN
14 15 (30.00%) XenDesktop
14 15 (30.00%) Lync
15 14 (28.00%) VMware ESX
15 14 (28.00%) CCEA

VCP4
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 28 (56.00%) MS Exchange
2 15 (30.00%) Lync
3 7 (14.00%) IIS
4 6 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.00%) IaaS
2 2 (4.00%) SaaS
3 1 (2.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (30.00%) SAN
1 15 (30.00%) WAN
1 15 (30.00%) LAN
2 13 (26.00%) Firewall
3 12 (24.00%) NetScaler
3 12 (24.00%) MPLS
4 11 (22.00%) OSPF
4 11 (22.00%) BGP
4 11 (22.00%) Wireless
5 10 (20.00%) VoIP
6 9 (18.00%) VPLS
6 9 (18.00%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (16.00%) VPN
8 6 (12.00%) DNS
8 6 (12.00%) DHCP
9 3 (6.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (6.00%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (6.00%) DSL
10 2 (4.00%) iSCSI
11 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (32.00%) Consultant
2 13 (26.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 10 (20.00%) Wintel Support
4 8 (16.00%) Network Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Support Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (12.00%) Server Analyst
5 6 (12.00%) Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Server Support
7 4 (8.00%) Support Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Server Support Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Wintel Server Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Wintel Support Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Wintel Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) Network Support
8 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Network Support Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.00%) FlexPod
3 1 (2.00%) Clustering
3 1 (2.00%) Replication
3 1 (2.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 46 (92.00%) Windows
2 40 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (48.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (22.00%) UNIX
6 3 (6.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (6.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.00%) AIX
7 2 (4.00%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) ITIL
2 12 (24.00%) Project Management
3 11 (22.00%) PRINCE2
4 10 (20.00%) Document Management
5 6 (12.00%) Change Control
6 4 (8.00%) CRM
7 2 (4.00%) Migration
7 2 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.00%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (2.00%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.00%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (2.00%) TOGAF
8 1 (2.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 45 (90.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 34 (68.00%) VCP5
3 31 (62.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 27 (54.00%) MCSE
5 24 (48.00%) MCP
6 23 (46.00%) MCSA
7 18 (36.00%) CCA
7 18 (36.00%) Citrix Certification
7 18 (36.00%) MCITP
8 15 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (28.00%) CCEA
10 13 (26.00%) CCEE
11 10 (20.00%) CCNP
11 10 (20.00%) MBCS
12 7 (14.00%) CCNA
12 7 (14.00%) VCAP
13 5 (10.00%) MCTS
14 4 (8.00%) Degree
14 4 (8.00%) NCDA
14 4 (8.00%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (52.00%) Active Directory
3 18 (36.00%) vSphere
4 16 (32.00%) VMware ESXi
5 15 (30.00%) XenDesktop
6 14 (28.00%) VMware ESX
7 9 (18.00%) XenApp
8 6 (12.00%) Hyper-V
9 3 (6.00%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (6.00%) ISA Server
10 2 (4.00%) NFS
10 2 (4.00%) vCloud
11 1 (2.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 10 (20.00%) MOM
1 10 (20.00%) WSUS
1 10 (20.00%) SCOM
2 4 (8.00%) Backup Exec
3 3 (6.00%) SCCM
4 1 (2.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 45 (90.00%) VMware
2 31 (62.00%) Microsoft
3 24 (48.00%) Citrix
4 19 (38.00%) Cisco
5 12 (24.00%) AppSense
5 12 (24.00%) EMC
6 10 (20.00%) SolarWinds
7 9 (18.00%) Blue Coat
8 6 (12.00%) NetApp
9 5 (10.00%) HP
10 4 (8.00%) IBM
10 4 (8.00%) CommVault
10 4 (8.00%) Symantec
11 2 (4.00%) Dell
12 1 (2.00%) Apple
12 1 (2.00%) Juniper
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