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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional 4 (VCP4)
Rank 837 846 799
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -47
Permanent jobs citing VCP4 29 18 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.028% 0.018% 0.064%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.10% 0.066% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 26 9 63
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,700 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,500 £57,200
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
28931 27477 30865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.54% 26.87% 28.31%
Number of salaries quoted 23292 21935 26132
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
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
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VCP4 across the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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
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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 - 12 £37,500 -
West Midlands - 10 £37,500 -
North West - 3 £60,750 - 2
East of England - 2 £42,500 -
London +24 1 - -
East Midlands +16 1 £40,000 +14.28%
VCP4
UK

VCP4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 48 (96.00%) VMware
1 48 (96.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 46 (92.00%) Windows
3 45 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 40 (80.00%) VCP5
5 39 (78.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (68.00%) Microsoft
7 32 (64.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 27 (54.00%) MS Exchange
8 27 (54.00%) Active Directory
9 26 (52.00%) MCSE
9 26 (52.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 24 (48.00%) MCSA
11 23 (46.00%) MCP
11 23 (46.00%) Citrix
12 20 (40.00%) Cisco
12 20 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
13 19 (38.00%) CCA
13 19 (38.00%) ITIL
14 18 (36.00%) vSphere
15 17 (34.00%) MS Excel
16 16 (32.00%) SAN
16 16 (32.00%) VMware ESXi
16 16 (32.00%) XenDesktop
16 16 (32.00%) MCITP
17 15 (30.00%) Lync
17 15 (30.00%) CCEA
17 15 (30.00%) LAN
17 15 (30.00%) WAN
17 15 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012

VCP4
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 27 (54.00%) MS Exchange
2 15 (30.00%) Lync
3 8 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (14.00%) IIS
5 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 17 (34.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Summit
2 1 (2.00%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) IaaS
2 4 (8.00%) PaaS
3 2 (4.00%) SaaS
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (32.00%) SAN
2 15 (30.00%) LAN
2 15 (30.00%) WAN
3 12 (24.00%) NetScaler
4 11 (22.00%) Wireless
5 10 (20.00%) VoIP
6 9 (18.00%) MPLS
6 9 (18.00%) VPLS
6 9 (18.00%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (18.00%) Firewall
7 8 (16.00%) VPN
7 8 (16.00%) OSPF
7 8 (16.00%) BGP
8 7 (14.00%) DHCP
8 7 (14.00%) DNS
9 3 (6.00%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (6.00%) iSCSI
9 3 (6.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (2.00%) Fibre Channel
General
1 5 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Advertising
2 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (32.00%) Consultant
2 13 (26.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 10 (20.00%) Wintel Support
4 9 (18.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 8 (16.00%) Network Engineer
6 7 (14.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Server Support Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Server Support
7 4 (8.00%) Support Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Support Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Server Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Wintel Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Wintel Server Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Wintel Support Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Network Support
8 3 (6.00%) Network Support 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%) Clustering
3 2 (4.00%) Replication
4 1 (2.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.00%) FlexPod
4 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 46 (92.00%) Windows
2 39 (78.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (52.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (22.00%) UNIX
6 3 (6.00%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (4.00%) AIX
7 2 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.00%) ITIL
2 15 (30.00%) Project Management
3 11 (22.00%) PRINCE2
4 10 (20.00%) Document Management
5 7 (14.00%) Change Control
6 4 (8.00%) CRM
6 4 (8.00%) Capacity Management
7 3 (6.00%) ITSM
7 3 (6.00%) Migration
7 3 (6.00%) Incident Management
8 2 (4.00%) Business Continuity
8 2 (4.00%) BCP
9 1 (2.00%) Workflow
9 1 (2.00%) Change Management
9 1 (2.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (2.00%) TOGAF
9 1 (2.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (2.00%) Load Balancing
9 1 (2.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.00%) SQL
1 6 (12.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.00%) C
Qualifications
1 48 (96.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 40 (80.00%) VCP5
3 32 (64.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 26 (52.00%) MCSE
5 24 (48.00%) MCSA
6 23 (46.00%) MCP
7 20 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
8 19 (38.00%) CCA
9 16 (32.00%) MCITP
10 15 (30.00%) CCEA
11 14 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (26.00%) CCEE
13 10 (20.00%) CCNP
13 10 (20.00%) MBCS
14 9 (18.00%) VCAP
15 8 (16.00%) MCTS
16 6 (12.00%) CCNA
17 4 (8.00%) NCDA
17 4 (8.00%) NCIE
18 3 (6.00%) Degree
System Software
1 45 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (54.00%) Active Directory
3 18 (36.00%) vSphere
4 16 (32.00%) VMware ESXi
4 16 (32.00%) XenDesktop
5 14 (28.00%) VMware ESX
6 8 (16.00%) Hyper-V
7 4 (8.00%) Firmware
7 4 (8.00%) vCloud
8 3 (6.00%) NFS
8 3 (6.00%) ISA Server
8 3 (6.00%) XenApp
8 3 (6.00%) XenServer
9 1 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 13 (26.00%) SCOM
2 10 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 10 (20.00%) MOM
2 10 (20.00%) WSUS
3 4 (8.00%) Backup Exec
4 3 (6.00%) SCVMM
5 1 (2.00%) SCCM
5 1 (2.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 48 (96.00%) VMware
2 34 (68.00%) Microsoft
3 23 (46.00%) Citrix
4 20 (40.00%) Cisco
5 14 (28.00%) EMC
6 12 (24.00%) AppSense
7 10 (20.00%) SolarWinds
8 9 (18.00%) Blue Coat
8 9 (18.00%) NetApp
9 7 (14.00%) HP
10 5 (10.00%) Symantec
11 4 (8.00%) CommVault
12 2 (4.00%) IBM
12 2 (4.00%) McAfee
13 1 (2.00%) Apple
13 1 (2.00%) Computacenter
13 1 (2.00%) Hitachi
13 1 (2.00%) Juniper
13 1 (2.00%) 3PAR
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package / Car Allowance
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Home Working / MS Certs
Posted: 19 days ago