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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional 4 (VCP4)
Rank 851 824 816
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -8
Permanent jobs citing VCP4 21 29 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.029% 0.059%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.073% 0.11% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 18 28 61
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £29,550 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-14.73% +5.55%
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
28902 26664 31363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.02% 26.72% 28.69%
Number of salaries quoted 22755 22055 26662
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 September 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 September 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
East of England - 9 £45,000 -
London -31 5 £54,500 +9.00%
North West -15 3 £33,000 +10.00% 2
East Midlands -5 2 £40,000 +24.03%
West Midlands -12 1 £37,000 +2.77% 1
South East -25 1 - - 3
VCP4
UK

VCP4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 41 (100.00%) VMware
1 41 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 37 (90.24%) VCP5
3 36 (87.80%) Windows
4 29 (70.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 28 (68.29%) ITIL
6 26 (63.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (58.54%) Microsoft
8 21 (51.22%) Windows Server 2003
9 19 (46.34%) Active Directory
9 19 (46.34%) PowerShell
10 18 (43.90%) Cisco
10 18 (43.90%) Microsoft Certification
11 16 (39.02%) MS Exchange
12 15 (36.59%) Cisco Certification
13 13 (31.71%) HP
13 13 (31.71%) Hyper-V
13 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2012
14 12 (29.27%) MCTS
14 12 (29.27%) SCOM
14 12 (29.27%) MCP
14 12 (29.27%) PRINCE2
15 11 (26.83%) Citrix
15 11 (26.83%) NetApp
15 11 (26.83%) Firmware
15 11 (26.83%) MCITP
15 11 (26.83%) Capacity Management
15 11 (26.83%) Exchange Server 2013
16 10 (24.39%) Degree
16 10 (24.39%) Firewall

VCP4
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 16 (39.02%) MS Exchange
2 11 (26.83%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
4 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.88%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (4.88%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (4.88%) Lync
5 2 (4.88%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (4.88%) IIS
6 1 (2.44%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.32%) MS Office
3 1 (2.44%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Summit
2 1 (2.44%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.95%) IaaS
2 8 (19.51%) PaaS
3 4 (9.76%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (9.76%) Amazon S3
3 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (4.88%) Office 365
5 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (24.39%) Firewall
2 9 (21.95%) Wireless
2 9 (21.95%) VoIP
3 8 (19.51%) SAN
4 7 (17.07%) MPLS
4 7 (17.07%) OSPF
4 7 (17.07%) BGP
4 7 (17.07%) VPLS
4 7 (17.07%) VPN
4 7 (17.07%) DNS
4 7 (17.07%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (12.20%) LAN
5 5 (12.20%) DHCP
6 4 (9.76%) WAN
6 4 (9.76%) iSCSI
7 3 (7.32%) NAS
8 2 (4.88%) SNMP
9 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
9 1 (2.44%) Ethernet
9 1 (2.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 8 (19.51%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Financial Institution
2 3 (7.32%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (14.63%) Network Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Analyst
3 5 (12.20%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (9.76%) Support Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Technical Leader
5 3 (7.32%) Administrator
6 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Network Support
6 2 (4.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Exchange Administrator
6 2 (4.88%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) X-Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Ajax
2 1 (2.44%) HTML
2 1 (2.44%) .NET
2 1 (2.44%) CSS
2 1 (2.44%) XML
2 1 (2.44%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Firmware
2 8 (19.51%) Clustering
3 3 (7.32%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (7.32%) EqualLogic
3 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.88%) Replication
5 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 36 (87.80%) Windows
2 26 (63.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (51.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (24.39%) UNIX
6 2 (4.88%) AIX
6 2 (4.88%) Linux
7 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (68.29%) ITIL
2 12 (29.27%) PRINCE2
3 11 (26.83%) Capacity Management
4 9 (21.95%) BCP
4 9 (21.95%) Project Management
4 9 (21.95%) Document Management
5 8 (19.51%) ITSM
6 7 (17.07%) Change Control
7 6 (14.63%) Incident Management
8 5 (12.20%) Business Continuity
9 3 (7.32%) Load Balancing
9 3 (7.32%) Data Security
9 3 (7.32%) Migration
9 3 (7.32%) Data Protection
9 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
10 2 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
11 1 (2.44%) Workflow
11 1 (2.44%) Change Management
11 1 (2.44%) Problem Management
11 1 (2.44%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (46.34%) PowerShell
2 10 (24.39%) SQL
3 8 (19.51%) C
4 3 (7.32%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.88%) VBScript
6 1 (2.44%) C#
6 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 41 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 37 (90.24%) VCP5
3 18 (43.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (36.59%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (29.27%) MCP
5 12 (29.27%) MCTS
6 11 (26.83%) MCITP
7 10 (24.39%) Degree
8 9 (21.95%) MBCS
8 9 (21.95%) CCNA
8 9 (21.95%) Citrix Certification
8 9 (21.95%) VCAP
9 8 (19.51%) CCNP
9 8 (19.51%) CCA
10 5 (12.20%) MCSE
11 3 (7.32%) CCEA
12 2 (4.88%) MCSA
13 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
13 1 (2.44%) IBM Certification
13 1 (2.44%) SCSA
System Software
1 29 (70.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (46.34%) Active Directory
3 13 (31.71%) Hyper-V
4 7 (17.07%) VMware ESX
4 7 (17.07%) vSphere
5 5 (12.20%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (12.20%) vCloud
5 5 (12.20%) XenServer
6 4 (9.76%) XenDesktop
6 4 (9.76%) XenApp
7 3 (7.32%) NFS
8 1 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (29.27%) SCOM
2 9 (21.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 6 (14.63%) SCVMM
4 3 (7.32%) SCCM
5 1 (2.44%) MOM
5 1 (2.44%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.44%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) VMware
2 24 (58.54%) Microsoft
3 18 (43.90%) Cisco
4 13 (31.71%) HP
5 11 (26.83%) Citrix
5 11 (26.83%) NetApp
6 9 (21.95%) SolarWinds
7 7 (17.07%) Blue Coat
8 6 (14.63%) EMC
9 5 (12.20%) McAfee
10 4 (9.76%) Computacenter
11 3 (7.32%) IBM
11 3 (7.32%) Sophos
12 2 (4.88%) Symantec
13 1 (2.44%) Lotus
13 1 (2.44%) Apple
13 1 (2.44%) PlateSpin
13 1 (2.44%) Veeam
13 1 (2.44%) Dell
13 1 (2.44%) Juniper
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