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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional 4 (VCP4)
Rank 857 869 812
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -57
Permanent jobs citing VCP4 20 17 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.016% 0.042%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.073% 0.059% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 40
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £33,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,700 £54,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -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
27580 28716 26558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.07% 26.97% 26.90%
Number of salaries quoted 22488 22526 21817
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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
South East +22 13 £42,500 - 1
London -3 4 £43,000 -21.10%
West Midlands -3 2 £37,500 +1.35% 1
South West - 1 £50,000 -
VCP4
UK

VCP4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 29 (100.00%) Windows
1 29 (100.00%) VMware
1 29 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 24 (82.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (65.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
4 18 (62.07%) SAN
5 17 (58.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (58.62%) MCSE
5 17 (58.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (55.17%) vSphere
6 16 (55.17%) Citrix
6 16 (55.17%) Active Directory
7 13 (44.83%) NetScaler
8 12 (41.38%) PowerShell
8 12 (41.38%) HP
9 11 (37.93%) SCOM
10 10 (34.48%) Firewall
11 9 (31.03%) SCCM
11 9 (31.03%) XenApp
11 9 (31.03%) VCP5
11 9 (31.03%) Data Centre
12 8 (27.59%) vMotion
12 8 (27.59%) FCoE
12 8 (27.59%) Fibre Channel
12 8 (27.59%) 3PAR
12 8 (27.59%) Configuration Management
12 8 (27.59%) MS Exchange
12 8 (27.59%) Linux
12 8 (27.59%) SQL

VCP4
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 8 (27.59%) MS Exchange
2 7 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (3.45%) IIS
6 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 18 (62.07%) SAN
2 13 (44.83%) NetScaler
3 10 (34.48%) Firewall
4 8 (27.59%) FCoE
4 8 (27.59%) Fibre Channel
5 5 (17.24%) IPsec
5 5 (17.24%) NAS
5 5 (17.24%) DHCP
5 5 (17.24%) VPN
5 5 (17.24%) DNS
6 4 (13.79%) SSL
6 4 (13.79%) WAN
6 4 (13.79%) MPLS
6 4 (13.79%) Network Security
7 3 (10.34%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (27.59%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Support Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Administrator
5 3 (10.34%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (10.34%) VMware Specialist
5 3 (10.34%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (6.90%) Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) VMware Support Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Wintel Support Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Wintel Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.79%) Clustering
2 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (65.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (58.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (27.59%) Linux
5 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.45%) UNIX
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Configuration Management
2 6 (20.69%) ITIL
2 6 (20.69%) Mentoring
3 4 (13.79%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (13.79%) Change Control
3 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (13.79%) CRM
3 4 (13.79%) Network Load Balancing
3 4 (13.79%) Performance Management
4 3 (10.34%) Open Source
5 2 (6.90%) Project Management
6 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.45%) Identity Management
6 1 (3.45%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) PowerShell
2 8 (27.59%) SQL
2 8 (27.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 17 (58.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (58.62%) MCSE
3 9 (31.03%) VCP5
4 6 (20.69%) MCITP
5 5 (17.24%) MCSA
5 5 (17.24%) CCNA
5 5 (17.24%) CCA
5 5 (17.24%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (17.24%) CCEA
5 5 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (13.79%) MCP
6 4 (13.79%) VCAP
7 1 (3.45%) CCEE
7 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (82.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (55.17%) Active Directory
2 16 (55.17%) vSphere
3 9 (31.03%) XenApp
4 6 (20.69%) vCloud
5 5 (17.24%) VMware ESX
6 4 (13.79%) ProxySG
6 4 (13.79%) Xen
6 4 (13.79%) Terminal Server
6 4 (13.79%) ISA Server
6 4 (13.79%) Hyper-V
7 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
7 1 (3.45%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (3.45%) UAG
Systems Management
1 11 (37.93%) SCOM
2 9 (31.03%) SCCM
3 8 (27.59%) vMotion
4 6 (20.69%) Backup Exec
5 4 (13.79%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (13.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (6.90%) MOM
6 2 (6.90%) WSUS
7 1 (3.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
3 16 (55.17%) Citrix
4 12 (41.38%) HP
5 8 (27.59%) 3PAR
6 6 (20.69%) Symantec
7 5 (17.24%) Cisco
8 4 (13.79%) Dell
8 4 (13.79%) EMC
8 4 (13.79%) CheckPoint
8 4 (13.79%) Blue Coat
8 4 (13.79%) Brocade
9 2 (6.90%) Intel
9 2 (6.90%) CommVault
10 1 (3.45%) SAP
10 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds
10 1 (3.45%) AppSense
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