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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank 792 802 843
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +41
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 93 86 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.087% 0.083% 0.045%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.32% 0.31% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 71 68 46
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -21.95%
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
29456 27660 30977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.58% 26.76% 28.48%
Number of salaries quoted 23735 22457 26165
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 £27,000 £27,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,500 £67,500
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 25 November 2014.

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 25 November 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 +15 22 £45,000 +5.88% 2
South West - 21 £37,500 -
South East -1 19 £43,750 -7.89%
East of England +5 17 £45,000 -6.25% 2
Yorkshire -25 10 £45,000 -30.76%
West Midlands -8 6 - -
North West -16 2 £49,000 +67.52%
East Midlands +5 1 £40,000 -30.43%
VCP5
UK

VCP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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.

1 126 (91.30%) VMware
1 126 (91.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 101 (73.19%) Windows
3 99 (71.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 81 (58.70%) Microsoft
5 60 (43.48%) vSphere
6 58 (42.03%) SAN
7 57 (41.30%) Citrix
8 56 (40.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 51 (36.96%) Cisco Certification
9 51 (36.96%) ITIL
10 49 (35.51%) Microsoft Certification
10 49 (35.51%) Cisco
11 47 (34.06%) MS Exchange
12 45 (32.61%) Active Directory
13 43 (31.16%) Citrix Certification
14 42 (30.43%) MCSE
15 41 (29.71%) VCP4
16 39 (28.26%) CCNA
17 33 (23.91%) HP
17 33 (23.91%) XenDesktop
17 33 (23.91%) CCEE
17 33 (23.91%) Windows Server 2012
18 31 (22.46%) EMC
18 31 (22.46%) CCA
18 31 (22.46%) NetApp
18 31 (22.46%) MS Excel
19 28 (20.29%) XenApp
20 27 (19.57%) Windows Server 2003
21 26 (18.84%) MCP

VCP5
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 47 (34.06%) MS Exchange
2 16 (11.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (10.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (9.42%) Lync
5 11 (7.97%) IIS
6 9 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (5.07%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (2.90%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (2.90%) SharePoint
9 3 (2.17%) Apache
Applications
1 31 (22.46%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.17%) Summit
2 1 (0.72%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.80%) SaaS
2 4 (2.90%) IaaS
3 3 (2.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (42.03%) SAN
2 23 (16.67%) NetScaler
3 22 (15.94%) DNS
4 21 (15.22%) Firewall
5 18 (13.04%) LAN
5 18 (13.04%) WAN
6 17 (12.32%) VPN
7 16 (11.59%) TCP/IP
8 14 (10.14%) VoIP
9 13 (9.42%) Wireless
10 12 (8.70%) MPLS
10 12 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
10 12 (8.70%) DHCP
11 11 (7.97%) VPLS
12 10 (7.25%) OSPF
12 10 (7.25%) BGP
12 10 (7.25%) iSCSI
13 7 (5.07%) VLAN
13 7 (5.07%) Fibre Channel
14 6 (4.35%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.90%) MySQL
3 3 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.45%) Oracle Database
General
1 17 (12.32%) Finance
2 14 (10.14%) French Language
2 14 (10.14%) Spanish Language
3 4 (2.90%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 33 (23.91%) Consultant
2 31 (22.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 25 (18.12%) Architect
4 20 (14.49%) VMware Engineer
5 18 (13.04%) Systems Engineer
6 16 (11.59%) Solutions Architect
7 15 (10.87%) Support Engineer
7 15 (10.87%) 3rd Line Support
8 14 (10.14%) Network Engineer
8 14 (10.14%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 12 (8.70%) Solutions Consultant
9 12 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 12 (8.70%) Infrastructure Architect
10 11 (7.97%) Citrix Engineer
11 7 (5.07%) VMware Support Engineer
12 6 (4.35%) Systems Architect
13 5 (3.62%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 5 (3.62%) Virtualisation Architect
14 4 (2.90%) VMware Consultant
14 4 (2.90%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.45%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.14%) Computer Science
2 10 (7.25%) EqualLogic
3 8 (5.80%) Clustering
4 6 (4.35%) Replication
5 4 (2.90%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.45%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.45%) EMC Centera
6 2 (1.45%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.45%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.72%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.72%) PDA
7 1 (0.72%) CCTV
7 1 (0.72%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.72%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.72%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 101 (73.19%) Windows
2 56 (40.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (23.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (19.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (16.67%) Linux
6 10 (7.25%) UNIX
7 3 (2.17%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (2.17%) Mac OS
8 2 (1.45%) AIX
9 1 (0.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (36.96%) ITIL
2 21 (15.22%) Project Management
3 16 (11.59%) PRINCE2
4 11 (7.97%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (7.25%) Migration
5 10 (7.25%) Document Management
5 10 (7.25%) ITIL V3
5 10 (7.25%) Capacity Management
6 9 (6.52%) Change Control
6 9 (6.52%) Business Continuity
6 9 (6.52%) Service Delivery
7 7 (5.07%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (5.07%) Performance Management
8 6 (4.35%) Incident Management
9 5 (3.62%) TOGAF
9 5 (3.62%) Operations Management
9 5 (3.62%) BCP
10 4 (2.90%) CRM
10 4 (2.90%) Change Management
10 4 (2.90%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 17 (12.32%) SQL
2 11 (7.97%) PowerShell
3 5 (3.62%) C
Qualifications
1 126 (91.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 51 (36.96%) Cisco Certification
3 49 (35.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 43 (31.16%) Citrix Certification
5 42 (30.43%) MCSE
6 41 (29.71%) VCP4
7 39 (28.26%) CCNA
8 33 (23.91%) CCEE
9 31 (22.46%) CCA
10 26 (18.84%) MCP
11 22 (15.94%) VCAP
12 20 (14.49%) Degree
13 19 (13.77%) MCSA
14 17 (12.32%) CCNP
15 15 (10.87%) MCITP
16 14 (10.14%) CCEA
17 11 (7.97%) CCAA
18 10 (7.25%) MBCS
19 9 (6.52%) MCTS
20 7 (5.07%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.17%) SLA
2 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.72%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 99 (71.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 60 (43.48%) vSphere
3 45 (32.61%) Active Directory
4 33 (23.91%) XenDesktop
5 28 (20.29%) XenApp
6 26 (18.84%) VMware ESXi
7 20 (14.49%) Hyper-V
8 16 (11.59%) VMware ESX
9 14 (10.14%) vCloud
10 9 (6.52%) Microsoft App-V
11 8 (5.80%) XenServer
12 6 (4.35%) VMware Server
13 4 (2.90%) Firmware
13 4 (2.90%) ISA Server
14 3 (2.17%) NFS
14 3 (2.17%) Terminal Services
15 2 (1.45%) VMFS
16 1 (0.72%) UAG
Systems Management
1 10 (7.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 9 (6.52%) SCOM
3 8 (5.80%) SCCM
4 5 (3.62%) XenMobile
4 5 (3.62%) HP SIM
5 4 (2.90%) SCOrch
5 4 (2.90%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.72%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 126 (91.30%) VMware
2 81 (58.70%) Microsoft
3 57 (41.30%) Citrix
4 49 (35.51%) Cisco
5 33 (23.91%) HP
6 31 (22.46%) EMC
6 31 (22.46%) NetApp
7 18 (13.04%) AppSense
8 17 (12.32%) SolarWinds
8 17 (12.32%) Dell
9 10 (7.25%) IBM
10 9 (6.52%) Blue Coat
11 5 (3.62%) Intel
12 4 (2.90%) Oracle
12 4 (2.90%) Avaya
12 4 (2.90%) ProCurve
12 4 (2.90%) Veeam
12 4 (2.90%) Lumesse
13 3 (2.17%) Juniper
13 3 (2.17%) Hitachi
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