The table below looks at the statistics for VCP5 in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCP5 over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank 771 796 829
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +33
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 81 67 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.081% 0.064% 0.033%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.29% 0.24% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 67 66 29
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +28.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,250 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £78,500 £45,300
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £46,250 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-7.02% +30.28%
VCP5
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
27485 28257 28459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.39% 27.12% 27.83%
Number of salaries quoted 21777 22680 23314
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VCP5
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VCP5 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VCP5 Jobs Demand Trend in England

VCP5
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VCP5 across the England region.

VCP5 Salary Trend in England

VCP5
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VCP5 across the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

VCP5 Salary Histogram in England

VCP5
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VCP5 within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
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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 +39 45 £45,000 -10.00% 2
South East +1 19 £47,000 +19.74%
East of England +18 9 £50,000 - 1
East Midlands +22 4 £47,500 +5.55%
Yorkshire +2 2 £62,500 -
South West - 1 £50,000 -
VCP5
UK

VCP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing VCP5 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 VCP5.

1 168 (93.85%) VMware
1 168 (93.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 132 (73.74%) Windows
3 119 (66.48%) Microsoft
4 116 (64.80%) VMware Infrastructure
5 93 (51.96%) vSphere
6 83 (46.37%) SAN
7 80 (44.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 76 (42.46%) Microsoft Certification
9 74 (41.34%) Citrix
10 66 (36.87%) Active Directory
10 66 (36.87%) MCSE
11 62 (34.64%) ITIL
11 62 (34.64%) Windows Server 2012
12 61 (34.08%) Cisco
13 60 (33.52%) XenApp
14 55 (30.73%) NetApp
15 52 (29.05%) SQL Server
16 49 (27.37%) MS Exchange
16 49 (27.37%) Cisco Certification
17 46 (25.70%) MCSA
17 46 (25.70%) MS Excel
18 45 (25.14%) HP
18 45 (25.14%) Hyper-V
19 44 (24.58%) XenDesktop
20 38 (21.23%) Citrix Certification
20 38 (21.23%) VMware ESXi
21 37 (20.67%) CCA
22 36 (20.11%) CCNA
23 35 (19.55%) MCP

VCP5
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing VCP5 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 VCP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 49 (27.37%) MS Exchange
2 23 (12.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (12.29%) Lync
4 17 (9.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (8.94%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (5.59%) IIS
6 10 (5.59%) SharePoint
7 5 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 46 (25.70%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (6.15%) Office 365
3 7 (3.91%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (3.35%) SaaS
5 5 (2.79%) PaaS
6 1 (0.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 83 (46.37%) SAN
2 31 (17.32%) DNS
3 26 (14.53%) NetScaler
4 22 (12.29%) LAN
4 22 (12.29%) WAN
5 18 (10.06%) TCP/IP
6 17 (9.50%) Firewall
7 16 (8.94%) SNMP
8 11 (6.15%) DHCP
9 8 (4.47%) MPLS
9 8 (4.47%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (4.47%) NAS
9 8 (4.47%) Network Security
10 7 (3.91%) iSCSI
10 7 (3.91%) VPLS
10 7 (3.91%) Fibre Channel
10 7 (3.91%) VPN
11 6 (3.35%) OSPF
11 6 (3.35%) BGP
11 6 (3.35%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (29.05%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (3.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.23%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 12 (6.70%) Finance
2 7 (3.91%) French Language
2 7 (3.91%) Spanish Language
3 6 (3.35%) Back Office
4 5 (2.79%) Marketing
5 4 (2.23%) Retail
6 3 (1.68%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.68%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 54 (30.17%) Consultant
2 40 (22.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (8.94%) 3rd Line Support
4 15 (8.38%) Architect
5 14 (7.82%) Systems Engineer
5 14 (7.82%) Citrix Engineer
5 14 (7.82%) VMware Engineer
6 12 (6.70%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 12 (6.70%) Support Engineer
7 11 (6.15%) Technical Specialist
7 11 (6.15%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 11 (6.15%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 8 (4.47%) VMware Support Engineer
8 8 (4.47%) Technical Support
8 8 (4.47%) Infrastructure Architect
9 7 (3.91%) Technical Support Specialist
9 7 (3.91%) Support Specialist
9 7 (3.91%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (3.91%) Solutions Consultant
10 6 (3.35%) Senior Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.91%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.29%) EqualLogic
2 19 (10.61%) Clustering
3 12 (6.70%) Computer Science
4 8 (4.47%) Replication
5 5 (2.79%) Enterprise Storage
5 5 (2.79%) FlexPod
6 2 (1.12%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.12%) EMC Centera
6 2 (1.12%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.56%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.56%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.56%) Open Source
7 1 (0.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 132 (73.74%) Windows
2 80 (44.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 62 (34.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (16.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (9.50%) Linux
6 6 (3.35%) Mac OS
7 3 (1.68%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (1.12%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (34.64%) ITIL
2 31 (17.32%) Disaster Recovery
3 24 (13.41%) ITIL V3
4 19 (10.61%) Project Management
5 14 (7.82%) PRINCE2
6 11 (6.15%) Business Continuity
7 9 (5.03%) Change Management
8 8 (4.47%) Capacity Management
9 7 (3.91%) Mentoring
9 7 (3.91%) Load Balancing
10 6 (3.35%) TOGAF
10 6 (3.35%) Network Design
10 6 (3.35%) Migration
10 6 (3.35%) BCP
10 6 (3.35%) Business Continuity Planning
11 5 (2.79%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (2.79%) Programme Management
11 5 (2.79%) Data Management
11 5 (2.79%) Capacity Planning
12 4 (2.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 20 (11.17%) SQL
2 16 (8.94%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.79%) C
4 2 (1.12%) R
Qualifications
1 168 (93.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 76 (42.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 66 (36.87%) MCSE
4 49 (27.37%) Cisco Certification
5 46 (25.70%) MCSA
6 38 (21.23%) Citrix Certification
7 37 (20.67%) CCA
8 36 (20.11%) CCNA
9 35 (19.55%) MCP
10 31 (17.32%) CCNP
11 28 (15.64%) CCEE
12 24 (13.41%) VCP4
13 16 (8.94%) MCITP
14 15 (8.38%) CCAA
14 15 (8.38%) NCIE
15 14 (7.82%) VCAP
16 12 (6.70%) Degree
16 12 (6.70%) CCEA
17 10 (5.59%) NCDA
17 10 (5.59%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.91%) SLA
2 4 (2.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 116 (64.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 93 (51.96%) vSphere
3 66 (36.87%) Active Directory
4 60 (33.52%) XenApp
5 45 (25.14%) Hyper-V
6 44 (24.58%) XenDesktop
7 38 (21.23%) VMware ESXi
8 19 (10.61%) VMware ESX
9 18 (10.06%) Microsoft App-V
10 9 (5.03%) XenServer
11 7 (3.91%) vCloud
12 6 (3.35%) Terminal Services
13 4 (2.23%) VMware Server
14 3 (1.68%) ISA Server
15 1 (0.56%) Xen
15 1 (0.56%) NFS
15 1 (0.56%) KVM
Systems Management
1 20 (11.17%) SCCM
2 11 (6.15%) SCOM
3 9 (5.03%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 5 (2.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 5 (2.79%) SCDPM
4 5 (2.79%) SCVMM
4 5 (2.79%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.56%) WMI
5 1 (0.56%) Nagios
5 1 (0.56%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.56%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.56%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 168 (93.85%) VMware
2 119 (66.48%) Microsoft
3 74 (41.34%) Citrix
4 61 (34.08%) Cisco
5 55 (30.73%) NetApp
6 45 (25.14%) HP
7 29 (16.20%) Dell
7 29 (16.20%) EMC
8 21 (11.73%) AppSense
9 17 (9.50%) Intel
10 10 (5.59%) IBM
10 10 (5.59%) CheckPoint
11 9 (5.03%) Veritas
11 9 (5.03%) Websense
12 8 (4.47%) Brocade
12 8 (4.47%) SolarWinds
13 6 (3.35%) F5
14 5 (2.79%) Symantec
15 4 (2.23%) Riverbed
16 3 (1.68%) 3PAR
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