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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional 4 (VCP4)
Rank 853 812 815
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +3
Permanent jobs citing VCP4 16 42 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.041% 0.060%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.054% 0.15% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11 41 61
Average salary £37,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £37,900 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-26.00% +11.11%
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
29557 27524 31363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.02% 27.06% 28.36%
Number of salaries quoted 23105 22580 26865
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 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 6 £54,500 +9.00%
East Midlands -9 3 £40,000 -11.11% 1
North West - 3 £33,000 -
South East -32 2 - - 1
West Midlands -11 1 £37,000 +2.77%
East of England - 1 £34,000 - 2
VCP4
UK

VCP4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 34 (100.00%) VMware
1 34 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 29 (85.29%) Windows
2 29 (85.29%) VCP5
3 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
4 21 (61.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (58.82%) ITIL
6 19 (55.88%) PowerShell
7 18 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (35.29%) Hyper-V
9 12 (35.29%) HP
9 12 (35.29%) SCOM
10 11 (32.35%) MCTS
10 11 (32.35%) Citrix
10 11 (32.35%) Active Directory
10 11 (32.35%) Cisco
10 11 (32.35%) NetApp
10 11 (32.35%) Firmware
10 11 (32.35%) SQL
10 11 (32.35%) Capacity Management
11 10 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2013
11 10 (29.41%) MS Excel
11 10 (29.41%) BCP
11 10 (29.41%) MCITP
12 9 (26.47%) Degree
12 9 (26.47%) Project Management
12 9 (26.47%) SAN

VCP4
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 10 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (23.53%) MS Exchange
3 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
4 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (5.88%) IIS
5 2 (5.88%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.94%) Lync
6 1 (2.94%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.76%) MS Office
3 1 (2.94%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Summit
2 1 (2.94%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 8 (23.53%) IaaS
1 8 (23.53%) PaaS
2 4 (11.76%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (11.76%) Amazon S3
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) SAN
2 7 (20.59%) DNS
3 6 (17.65%) LAN
4 5 (14.71%) DHCP
5 4 (11.76%) WAN
5 4 (11.76%) iSCSI
6 3 (8.82%) NAS
6 3 (8.82%) Firewall
7 2 (5.88%) SNMP
7 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.94%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (2.94%) Network Security
8 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.94%) Wireless
8 1 (2.94%) Ethernet
8 1 (2.94%) VoIP
8 1 (2.94%) Intranet
8 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Banking
2 3 (8.82%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Analyst
2 5 (14.71%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (11.76%) Technical Leader
4 3 (8.82%) Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Wintel Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Wintel Server Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Wintel Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Wintel Support Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Wintel Support
6 1 (2.94%) Exchange Administrator
6 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) Ajax
1 1 (2.94%) CSS
1 1 (2.94%) XML
1 1 (2.94%) XSLT
1 1 (2.94%) .NET
1 1 (2.94%) HTML
1 1 (2.94%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Firmware
2 8 (23.53%) Clustering
3 3 (8.82%) EqualLogic
3 3 (8.82%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 29 (85.29%) Windows
2 18 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (8.82%) Linux
5 2 (5.88%) UNIX
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.94%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (58.82%) ITIL
2 11 (32.35%) Capacity Management
3 10 (29.41%) BCP
4 9 (26.47%) Project Management
5 8 (23.53%) ITSM
6 6 (17.65%) Incident Management
7 5 (14.71%) Business Continuity
8 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2
9 3 (8.82%) Data Protection
9 3 (8.82%) Load Balancing
9 3 (8.82%) Migration
9 3 (8.82%) Data Security
10 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (5.88%) Change Control
11 1 (2.94%) Root Cause Analysis
11 1 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
11 1 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (2.94%) Technical Architecture
11 1 (2.94%) Problem Management
11 1 (2.94%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (55.88%) PowerShell
2 11 (32.35%) SQL
3 8 (23.53%) C
4 3 (8.82%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.88%) VBScript
6 1 (2.94%) C#
6 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 34 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 29 (85.29%) VCP5
3 18 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (32.35%) MCTS
5 10 (29.41%) MCITP
6 9 (26.47%) Degree
6 9 (26.47%) Citrix Certification
7 8 (23.53%) CCA
8 7 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (20.59%) CCNA
9 6 (17.65%) VCAP
10 5 (14.71%) MCSE
11 4 (11.76%) MCP
12 3 (8.82%) CCEA
13 2 (5.88%) MCSA
14 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
14 1 (2.94%) MBCS
14 1 (2.94%) SCSA
14 1 (2.94%) SCSE
14 1 (2.94%) IBM Certification
System Software
1 21 (61.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (35.29%) Hyper-V
3 11 (32.35%) Active Directory
4 8 (23.53%) vSphere
5 7 (20.59%) VMware ESX
6 5 (14.71%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (14.71%) XenServer
6 5 (14.71%) vCloud
7 4 (11.76%) XenApp
7 4 (11.76%) XenDesktop
8 3 (8.82%) NFS
9 1 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (35.29%) SCOM
2 6 (17.65%) SCVMM
3 3 (8.82%) SCCM
4 1 (2.94%) WSUS
4 1 (2.94%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.94%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (2.94%) MOM
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
3 12 (35.29%) HP
4 11 (32.35%) Citrix
4 11 (32.35%) Cisco
4 11 (32.35%) NetApp
5 6 (17.65%) EMC
6 5 (14.71%) McAfee
7 4 (11.76%) Computacenter
8 3 (8.82%) Sophos
9 2 (5.88%) IBM
9 2 (5.88%) Symantec
10 1 (2.94%) Veeam
10 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds
10 1 (2.94%) 3PAR
10 1 (2.94%) PlateSpin
10 1 (2.94%) Lotus
10 1 (2.94%) CommVault
10 1 (2.94%) Hitachi
10 1 (2.94%) Dell
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