The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the England region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional 4 (VCP4)
Rank 849 787 824
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +37
Permanent jobs citing VCP4 25 58 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.057% 0.052%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.084% 0.21% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 18 56 53
Average salary £54,500 £48,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.95% +7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £35,850 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £41,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%
Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
29737 27676 30969
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.15% 27.18% 27.83%
Number of salaries quoted 23485 22525 26770
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £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
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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 25 July 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 25 July 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
London -60 14 £57,500 +15.00%
East Midlands -7 5 £40,000 -13.51%
East of England 0 4 £31,000 -27.05%
South East -19 2 - -
VCP4
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VCP4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 38 (100.00%) VMware
1 38 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 33 (86.84%) Windows
3 30 (78.95%) VCP5
4 22 (57.89%) Microsoft
4 22 (57.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (55.26%) ITIL
6 20 (52.63%) PowerShell
7 19 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (42.11%) SCOM
9 16 (42.11%) SQL
9 16 (42.11%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (39.47%) SAN
11 14 (36.84%) HP
12 13 (34.21%) Citrix
12 13 (34.21%) BCP
13 12 (31.58%) Active Directory
13 12 (31.58%) MCSE
14 11 (28.95%) VMware ESX
14 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
14 11 (28.95%) Citrix Certification
14 11 (28.95%) Firmware
14 11 (28.95%) Capacity Management
15 10 (26.32%) VCAP
15 10 (26.32%) CCA
16 9 (23.68%) NetApp
16 9 (23.68%) Project Management
16 9 (23.68%) SharePoint

VCP4
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 9 (23.68%) SharePoint
2 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (10.53%) MS Exchange
4 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (5.26%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.63%) IIS
6 1 (2.63%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 7 (18.42%) MS Office
3 1 (2.63%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Summit
2 1 (2.63%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.05%) PaaS
1 8 (21.05%) IaaS
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (10.53%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (10.53%) Amazon S3
4 2 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (39.47%) SAN
2 7 (18.42%) iSCSI
3 6 (15.79%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (10.53%) DNS
4 4 (10.53%) NAS
5 3 (7.89%) Firewall
5 3 (7.89%) LAN
6 2 (5.26%) SNMP
6 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.63%) Intranet
7 1 (2.63%) Internet
7 1 (2.63%) WAN
7 1 (2.63%) DHCP
7 1 (2.63%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.63%) Network Security
7 1 (2.63%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Financial Institution
2 3 (7.89%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Legal
3 1 (2.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (13.16%) Head of Infrastructure
2 5 (13.16%) Administrator
3 4 (10.53%) Technical Leader
3 4 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) Support Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Consultant
4 2 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (2.63%) Storage Manager
5 1 (2.63%) Wintel Consultant
5 1 (2.63%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (2.63%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) HTML
1 1 (2.63%) .NET
1 1 (2.63%) CSS
1 1 (2.63%) XML
1 1 (2.63%) XSLT
1 1 (2.63%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Firmware
2 8 (21.05%) Clustering
3 4 (10.53%) Hedge funds
4 3 (7.89%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (7.89%) EqualLogic
5 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 33 (86.84%) Windows
2 22 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (42.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (13.16%) Windows XP
6 3 (7.89%) Linux
7 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) ITIL
2 13 (34.21%) BCP
3 11 (28.95%) Capacity Management
4 9 (23.68%) Project Management
5 8 (21.05%) ITSM
6 6 (15.79%) Incident Management
7 5 (13.16%) Migration
7 5 (13.16%) Business Continuity
8 3 (7.89%) PRINCE2
8 3 (7.89%) Data Security
8 3 (7.89%) Load Balancing
8 3 (7.89%) Data Protection
9 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (5.26%) Problem Management
10 1 (2.63%) Time Management
10 1 (2.63%) Performance Management
10 1 (2.63%) Workflow
10 1 (2.63%) Technical Architecture
10 1 (2.63%) Change Management
10 1 (2.63%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (52.63%) PowerShell
2 16 (42.11%) SQL
3 8 (21.05%) C
4 3 (7.89%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.26%) VBScript
6 1 (2.63%) C#
6 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 38 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 30 (78.95%) VCP5
3 22 (57.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (31.58%) MCSE
5 11 (28.95%) Citrix Certification
6 10 (26.32%) CCA
6 10 (26.32%) VCAP
7 9 (23.68%) Degree
8 7 (18.42%) MCTS
9 5 (13.16%) MCITP
9 5 (13.16%) CCEA
10 4 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (10.53%) MCP
10 4 (10.53%) CCNA
11 1 (2.63%) MCSA
11 1 (2.63%) IBM Certification
11 1 (2.63%) SCSA
11 1 (2.63%) SCSE
11 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
11 1 (2.63%) NCDA
System Software
1 18 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (31.58%) Active Directory
3 11 (28.95%) VMware ESX
4 9 (23.68%) Hyper-V
5 8 (21.05%) vSphere
6 6 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (15.79%) XenApp
7 5 (13.16%) XenServer
7 5 (13.16%) vCloud
8 1 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.63%) XenDesktop
8 1 (2.63%) NFS
Systems Management
1 16 (42.11%) SCOM
2 6 (15.79%) SCVMM
3 3 (7.89%) SCCM
4 2 (5.26%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.63%) Nagios
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 14 (36.84%) HP
4 13 (34.21%) Citrix
5 9 (23.68%) NetApp
6 8 (21.05%) Cisco
7 6 (15.79%) EMC
7 6 (15.79%) 3PAR
8 5 (13.16%) McAfee
8 5 (13.16%) LANDesk
9 4 (10.53%) Computacenter
10 3 (7.89%) Sophos
11 2 (5.26%) Symantec
12 1 (2.63%) PlateSpin
12 1 (2.63%) Qualys
12 1 (2.63%) Veeam
12 1 (2.63%) IBM
12 1 (2.63%) Dell
12 1 (2.63%) Lotus
12 1 (2.63%) Hitachi
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