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

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional 4 (VCP4)
Rank 843 833 805
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -28
Permanent jobs citing VCP4 30 26 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.028% 0.026% 0.066%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.10% 0.098% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 26 21 66
Average salary £37,500 £41,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% -17.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £28,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £57,557
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -18.36%
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
29110 26561 30739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.21% 26.55% 28.83%
Number of salaries quoted 23190 21894 25831
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 - 10 £45,000 - 2
West Midlands - 7 £37,250 -
North West -22 5 £33,000 +10.00% 2
South West - 5 £37,500 -
London -11 2 £45,000 -28.00%
South East -21 1 - -
VCP4
UK

VCP4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 53 (98.15%) VMware
1 53 (98.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 48 (88.89%) Windows
3 47 (87.04%) VCP5
4 42 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 39 (72.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (62.96%) Microsoft
7 30 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 28 (51.85%) ITIL
9 26 (48.15%) Microsoft Certification
10 24 (44.44%) Active Directory
11 21 (38.89%) Cisco
12 20 (37.04%) MS Exchange
13 19 (35.19%) PowerShell
14 18 (33.33%) MCP
14 18 (33.33%) Citrix
15 17 (31.48%) SCOM
15 17 (31.48%) Windows Server 2012
16 16 (29.63%) Cisco Certification
17 15 (27.78%) SAN
17 15 (27.78%) NetApp
17 15 (27.78%) MCITP
17 15 (27.78%) vSphere
18 14 (25.93%) Citrix Certification
18 14 (25.93%) MS Excel
18 14 (25.93%) MCSE
18 14 (25.93%) Project Management
19 13 (24.07%) PRINCE2
19 13 (24.07%) SQL
19 13 (24.07%) CCA

VCP4
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 20 (37.04%) MS Exchange
2 10 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (14.81%) IIS
4 7 (12.96%) Lync
5 4 (7.41%) SharePoint
6 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (3.70%) Lotus Domino
7 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.85%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (25.93%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.56%) MS Office
3 1 (1.85%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Summit
2 1 (1.85%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.67%) IaaS
2 8 (14.81%) PaaS
3 4 (7.41%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (7.41%) Amazon S3
3 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.70%) Office 365
5 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (27.78%) SAN
2 11 (20.37%) Firewall
3 10 (18.52%) Wireless
3 10 (18.52%) VoIP
4 9 (16.67%) LAN
4 9 (16.67%) DNS
5 8 (14.81%) MPLS
5 8 (14.81%) OSPF
5 8 (14.81%) BGP
5 8 (14.81%) VPLS
5 8 (14.81%) VPN
5 8 (14.81%) WAN
5 8 (14.81%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (12.96%) DHCP
7 5 (9.26%) NetScaler
8 4 (7.41%) iSCSI
9 3 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (5.56%) NAS
10 2 (3.70%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 11 (20.37%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Financial Institution
2 3 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (25.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (18.52%) Consultant
3 8 (14.81%) Analyst
4 7 (12.96%) Network Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (11.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 6 (11.11%) Wintel Support
6 4 (7.41%) Server Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Technical Leader
6 4 (7.41%) Wintel Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Wintel Server Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Wintel Support Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Server Support Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (7.41%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Support Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Server Support
7 3 (5.56%) Administrator
7 3 (5.56%) Network Support Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) X-Windows
2 1 (1.85%) Ajax
2 1 (1.85%) HTML
2 1 (1.85%) .NET
2 1 (1.85%) CSS
2 1 (1.85%) XML
2 1 (1.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Clustering
2 4 (7.41%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (5.56%) EqualLogic
4 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.70%) Replication
5 1 (1.85%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.85%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 48 (88.89%) Windows
2 39 (72.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (31.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (20.37%) UNIX
6 3 (5.56%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (3.70%) AIX
8 1 (1.85%) Linux
8 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (51.85%) ITIL
2 14 (25.93%) Project Management
3 13 (24.07%) PRINCE2
4 11 (20.37%) Capacity Management
5 10 (18.52%) Document Management
6 9 (16.67%) BCP
7 8 (14.81%) ITSM
8 7 (12.96%) Change Control
9 6 (11.11%) Incident Management
10 5 (9.26%) Business Continuity
11 4 (7.41%) CRM
12 3 (5.56%) Data Security
12 3 (5.56%) Migration
12 3 (5.56%) Load Balancing
12 3 (5.56%) Data Protection
12 3 (5.56%) Mentoring
13 1 (1.85%) Coaching
13 1 (1.85%) Capacity Planning
13 1 (1.85%) Continuous Improvement
13 1 (1.85%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 19 (35.19%) PowerShell
2 13 (24.07%) SQL
3 8 (14.81%) C
4 3 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.70%) VBScript
6 1 (1.85%) C#
6 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 53 (98.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 47 (87.04%) VCP5
3 26 (48.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (33.33%) MCP
5 16 (29.63%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (27.78%) MCITP
7 14 (25.93%) Citrix Certification
7 14 (25.93%) MCSE
8 13 (24.07%) CCA
9 12 (22.22%) MCSA
9 12 (22.22%) MCTS
10 10 (18.52%) VCAP
10 10 (18.52%) MBCS
11 9 (16.67%) Degree
11 9 (16.67%) CCNP
11 9 (16.67%) CCNA
12 8 (14.81%) CCEA
13 5 (9.26%) CCEE
14 4 (7.41%) NCDA
14 4 (7.41%) NCIE
System Software
1 42 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 15 (27.78%) vSphere
4 13 (24.07%) Hyper-V
5 12 (22.22%) VMware ESX
6 11 (20.37%) Firmware
7 10 (18.52%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (16.67%) XenDesktop
9 5 (9.26%) vCloud
9 5 (9.26%) XenServer
10 4 (7.41%) XenApp
11 3 (5.56%) NFS
11 3 (5.56%) ISA Server
12 1 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 17 (31.48%) SCOM
2 10 (18.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 6 (11.11%) MOM
3 6 (11.11%) WSUS
3 6 (11.11%) SCVMM
4 4 (7.41%) Backup Exec
5 3 (5.56%) SCCM
6 1 (1.85%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 53 (98.15%) VMware
2 34 (62.96%) Microsoft
3 21 (38.89%) Cisco
4 18 (33.33%) Citrix
5 15 (27.78%) NetApp
6 13 (24.07%) HP
7 11 (20.37%) EMC
8 10 (18.52%) SolarWinds
9 8 (14.81%) Blue Coat
10 5 (9.26%) Symantec
10 5 (9.26%) McAfee
10 5 (9.26%) AppSense
11 4 (7.41%) Computacenter
11 4 (7.41%) CommVault
12 3 (5.56%) IBM
12 3 (5.56%) Sophos
13 1 (1.85%) Lotus
13 1 (1.85%) Apple
13 1 (1.85%) PlateSpin
13 1 (1.85%) Veeam
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