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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional 4 (VCP4)
Rank 858 802 797
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -5
Permanent jobs citing VCP4 17 46 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.046% 0.059%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.058% 0.17% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 13 45 61
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £36,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-13.88% -
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
29107 27082 31438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.97% 26.95% 28.45%
Number of salaries quoted 22787 22257 26833
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 £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 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 2 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
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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
London -23 5 £54,500 +9.00%
East of England - 4 £41,250 - 1
East Midlands -6 3 £40,000 +11.11%
North West - 3 £33,000 -
West Midlands -5 1 £37,000 +1.36%
South East -32 1 - - 3
VCP4
UK

VCP4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 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 36 (100.00%) VMware
1 36 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 32 (88.89%) VCP5
3 31 (86.11%) Windows
4 24 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (63.89%) ITIL
6 22 (61.11%) Microsoft
7 21 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (52.78%) PowerShell
9 17 (47.22%) Microsoft Certification
10 16 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
11 14 (38.89%) Cisco
11 14 (38.89%) Active Directory
12 13 (36.11%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (33.33%) SCOM
13 12 (33.33%) Hyper-V
13 12 (33.33%) HP
14 11 (30.56%) Citrix
14 11 (30.56%) Firmware
14 11 (30.56%) NetApp
14 11 (30.56%) SQL
14 11 (30.56%) MS Exchange
14 11 (30.56%) MCTS
14 11 (30.56%) Capacity Management
15 10 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2013
15 10 (27.78%) MCITP
15 10 (27.78%) MS Excel
15 10 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
16 9 (25.00%) SAN
16 9 (25.00%) Citrix Certification

VCP4
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 11 (30.56%) MS Exchange
2 10 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (5.56%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (5.56%) IIS
6 1 (2.78%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.78%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.33%) MS Office
3 1 (2.78%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Summit
2 1 (2.78%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.22%) PaaS
1 8 (22.22%) IaaS
2 4 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (11.11%) Amazon S3
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) SAN
2 7 (19.44%) DNS
3 6 (16.67%) LAN
3 6 (16.67%) Firewall
4 5 (13.89%) DHCP
5 4 (11.11%) VoIP
5 4 (11.11%) WAN
5 4 (11.11%) Wireless
5 4 (11.11%) iSCSI
6 3 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (8.33%) NAS
6 3 (8.33%) VPLS
6 3 (8.33%) MPLS
6 3 (8.33%) OSPF
6 3 (8.33%) BGP
6 3 (8.33%) VPN
7 2 (5.56%) SNMP
7 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.78%) Ethernet
8 1 (2.78%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Financial Institution
2 3 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (13.89%) Analyst
2 5 (13.89%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (11.11%) Technical Leader
4 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Administrator
4 2 (5.56%) Consultant
4 2 (5.56%) Network Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 1 (2.78%) Server Support Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) Exchange Administrator
5 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (2.78%) Wintel Support
5 1 (2.78%) Server Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) HTML
1 1 (2.78%) .NET
1 1 (2.78%) CSS
1 1 (2.78%) XML
1 1 (2.78%) XSLT
1 1 (2.78%) X-Windows
1 1 (2.78%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) Firmware
2 8 (22.22%) Clustering
3 3 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (8.33%) EqualLogic
4 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.78%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 31 (86.11%) Windows
2 21 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (36.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (13.89%) UNIX
6 3 (8.33%) Linux
7 1 (2.78%) AIX
7 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (63.89%) ITIL
2 11 (30.56%) Capacity Management
3 9 (25.00%) BCP
3 9 (25.00%) Project Management
4 8 (22.22%) ITSM
5 7 (19.44%) PRINCE2
6 6 (16.67%) Incident Management
7 5 (13.89%) Change Control
7 5 (13.89%) Business Continuity
8 4 (11.11%) Document Management
8 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
9 3 (8.33%) Data Protection
9 3 (8.33%) Load Balancing
9 3 (8.33%) Data Security
9 3 (8.33%) Migration
10 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
11 1 (2.78%) Workflow
11 1 (2.78%) Change Management
11 1 (2.78%) Problem Management
11 1 (2.78%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) PowerShell
2 11 (30.56%) SQL
3 8 (22.22%) C
4 3 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.56%) VBScript
6 1 (2.78%) C#
6 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 36 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 32 (88.89%) VCP5
3 17 (47.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (30.56%) MCTS
5 10 (27.78%) MCITP
5 10 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
6 9 (25.00%) Degree
7 8 (22.22%) CCNA
7 8 (22.22%) CCA
8 7 (19.44%) MCP
9 6 (16.67%) VCAP
10 4 (11.11%) MCSE
10 4 (11.11%) MBCS
11 3 (8.33%) CCEA
11 3 (8.33%) CCNP
12 2 (5.56%) MCSA
13 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
13 1 (2.78%) IBM Certification
13 1 (2.78%) SCSA
System Software
1 24 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (38.89%) Active Directory
3 12 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 8 (22.22%) vSphere
5 7 (19.44%) VMware ESX
6 5 (13.89%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (13.89%) vCloud
6 5 (13.89%) XenServer
7 4 (11.11%) XenDesktop
7 4 (11.11%) XenApp
8 3 (8.33%) NFS
9 1 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (33.33%) SCOM
2 6 (16.67%) SCVMM
3 4 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (8.33%) SCCM
5 1 (2.78%) MOM
5 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.78%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (61.11%) Microsoft
3 14 (38.89%) Cisco
4 12 (33.33%) HP
5 11 (30.56%) Citrix
5 11 (30.56%) NetApp
6 6 (16.67%) EMC
7 5 (13.89%) McAfee
8 4 (11.11%) Computacenter
8 4 (11.11%) SolarWinds
9 3 (8.33%) Blue Coat
9 3 (8.33%) Sophos
10 2 (5.56%) Symantec
10 2 (5.56%) IBM
11 1 (2.78%) Dell
11 1 (2.78%) Lotus
11 1 (2.78%) CommVault
11 1 (2.78%) Hitachi
11 1 (2.78%) PlateSpin
11 1 (2.78%) Veeam
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