The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank 807 752 813
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +61
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 63 89 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.059% 0.087% 0.056%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.22% 0.32% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 49 80 51
Average salary £42,500 £46,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.60% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-13.97% +3.33%
Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
29216 27693 30932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.14% 27.19% 27.73%
Number of salaries quoted 23070 22614 26755
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% -
VCP5
UK

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 22 July 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 22 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
East of England +3 26 £38,750 -38.00% 3
London -46 22 £60,000 +29.03% 4
East Midlands -5 6 £38,750 -15.76%
West Midlands -2 4 £65,000 +71.05%
South East -11 3 £48,500 +4.30%
North West +3 1 £65,000 -16.12% 1
Yorkshire -48 1 - -
VCP5
UK

VCP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 151 (96.18%) VMware
1 151 (96.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 114 (72.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 103 (65.61%) SAN
4 102 (64.97%) Windows
5 96 (61.15%) Microsoft
6 89 (56.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 75 (47.77%) HP
7 75 (47.77%) MCSE
8 73 (46.50%) Active Directory
9 71 (45.22%) vSphere
10 68 (43.31%) Cisco
11 61 (38.85%) MS Exchange
12 59 (37.58%) Citrix
12 59 (37.58%) Exchange Server 2010
13 55 (35.03%) MCITP
14 53 (33.76%) EMC
15 50 (31.85%) Dell
16 47 (29.94%) XenServer
17 46 (29.30%) Exchange Server 2013
17 46 (29.30%) MS Excel
18 44 (28.03%) PRINCE2
19 43 (27.39%) XenApp
20 42 (26.75%) Windows Server 2008
21 41 (26.11%) Windows Server 2012
22 39 (24.84%) XenDesktop
23 38 (24.20%) HP ASE
24 37 (23.57%) HP AIS
25 34 (21.66%) SQL
26 33 (21.02%) NetApp

VCP5
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 61 (38.85%) MS Exchange
2 59 (37.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 46 (29.30%) Exchange Server 2013
4 18 (11.46%) IIS
5 10 (6.37%) SharePoint
6 9 (5.73%) Apache
7 8 (5.10%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.27%) Lotus Domino
9 2 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.64%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.64%) Lync
Applications
1 46 (29.30%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.73%) MS Office
3 1 (0.64%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.64%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (3.18%) Summit
2 1 (0.64%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.73%) Office 365
1 9 (5.73%) SaaS
2 8 (5.10%) PaaS
2 8 (5.10%) IaaS
3 4 (2.55%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.55%) Amazon S3
3 4 (2.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 103 (65.61%) SAN
2 27 (17.20%) DNS
3 23 (14.65%) Firewall
4 21 (13.38%) TCP/IP
4 21 (13.38%) DHCP
5 20 (12.74%) iSCSI
6 13 (8.28%) Fibre Channel
7 8 (5.10%) NAS
7 8 (5.10%) VPN
8 7 (4.46%) Internet
8 7 (4.46%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (3.82%) IP Telephony
9 6 (3.82%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (3.18%) DMZ
10 5 (3.18%) VLAN
11 4 (2.55%) SNMP
11 4 (2.55%) LAN
12 3 (1.91%) WAN
13 2 (1.27%) LDAP
14 1 (0.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.46%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.28%) MySQL
3 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.27%) Oracle Database
General
1 13 (8.28%) Finance
2 7 (4.46%) German Language
3 3 (1.91%) Financial Institution
3 3 (1.91%) Banking
4 1 (0.64%) Legal
4 1 (0.64%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 39 (24.84%) Architect
2 27 (17.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 24 (15.29%) Consultant
4 19 (12.10%) Virtualisation Specialist
5 15 (9.55%) VMware Engineer
5 15 (9.55%) Senior Storage Specialist
5 15 (9.55%) Storage Specialist
6 13 (8.28%) Systems Engineer
7 12 (7.64%) Senior Architect
8 10 (6.37%) Administrator
9 9 (5.73%) Senior Consultant
10 8 (5.10%) Virtualisation Consultant
10 8 (5.10%) VMware Architect
10 8 (5.10%) Analyst
10 8 (5.10%) Technical Architect
10 8 (5.10%) Technical Specialist
11 7 (4.46%) 3rd Line Support
11 7 (4.46%) Systems Administrator
11 7 (4.46%) Virtualisation Architect
11 7 (4.46%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.64%) Flash
1 1 (0.64%) .NET
1 1 (0.64%) HTML
1 1 (0.64%) CSS
1 1 (0.64%) XML
1 1 (0.64%) XSLT
1 1 (0.64%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.64%) EqualLogic
1 12 (7.64%) Firmware
2 11 (7.01%) Clustering
3 8 (5.10%) FlexPod
4 6 (3.82%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.55%) Hedge funds
5 4 (2.55%) Replication
6 3 (1.91%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.91%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.27%) iPhone
7 2 (1.27%) iPad
7 2 (1.27%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.64%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 102 (64.97%) Windows
2 42 (26.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 41 (26.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 32 (20.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (15.29%) Linux
6 6 (3.82%) Windows 7
7 5 (3.18%) UNIX
7 5 (3.18%) Windows XP
7 5 (3.18%) Mac OS
8 4 (2.55%) Solaris
9 2 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.64%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (28.03%) PRINCE2
2 31 (19.75%) ITIL
3 21 (13.38%) Project Management
4 14 (8.92%) Capacity Management
5 11 (7.01%) Migration
6 10 (6.37%) Time Management
7 9 (5.73%) Business Continuity
7 9 (5.73%) BCP
8 8 (5.10%) Business Development
8 8 (5.10%) ITSM
8 8 (5.10%) Service Delivery
9 6 (3.82%) Incident Management
9 6 (3.82%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (1.91%) Data Security
10 3 (1.91%) E-Commerce
10 3 (1.91%) Change Control
10 3 (1.91%) Load Balancing
10 3 (1.91%) Project Planning
10 3 (1.91%) Performance Management
10 3 (1.91%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 34 (21.66%) SQL
2 32 (20.38%) PowerShell
3 8 (5.10%) C
4 5 (3.18%) VB
5 3 (1.91%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.27%) VBScript
7 1 (0.64%) C#
7 1 (0.64%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 151 (96.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 89 (56.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 75 (47.77%) MCSE
4 55 (35.03%) MCITP
5 38 (24.20%) HP ASE
6 37 (23.57%) HP AIS
7 29 (18.47%) VCP4
8 27 (17.20%) Cisco Certification
9 24 (15.29%) Degree
10 20 (12.74%) CCNA
11 18 (11.46%) Citrix Certification
12 16 (10.19%) MCSA
13 13 (8.28%) CCA
14 11 (7.01%) VCAP
15 10 (6.37%) MCTS
16 8 (5.10%) NCIE
16 8 (5.10%) MCP
17 5 (3.18%) CCEA
17 5 (3.18%) JNCIS
17 5 (3.18%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.27%) PCI DSS
1 2 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 114 (72.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 73 (46.50%) Active Directory
3 71 (45.22%) vSphere
4 47 (29.94%) XenServer
5 43 (27.39%) XenApp
6 39 (24.84%) XenDesktop
7 26 (16.56%) Hyper-V
8 23 (14.65%) VMware ESX
9 15 (9.55%) VMware ESXi
10 11 (7.01%) VMware Server
11 9 (5.73%) vCloud
12 3 (1.91%) VMFS
13 1 (0.64%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.64%) NFS
13 1 (0.64%) KVM
Systems Management
1 20 (12.74%) SCOM
2 10 (6.37%) SCCM
2 10 (6.37%) HP SIM
3 9 (5.73%) SCVMM
4 5 (3.18%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (2.55%) AppManager
6 2 (1.27%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.64%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.64%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.64%) Nagios
7 1 (0.64%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.64%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 151 (96.18%) VMware
2 96 (61.15%) Microsoft
3 75 (47.77%) HP
4 68 (43.31%) Cisco
5 59 (37.58%) Citrix
6 53 (33.76%) EMC
7 50 (31.85%) Dell
8 33 (21.02%) NetApp
8 33 (21.02%) 3PAR
9 14 (8.92%) Oracle
10 7 (4.46%) Juniper
11 5 (3.18%) McAfee
11 5 (3.18%) Intel
11 5 (3.18%) Mitel
11 5 (3.18%) WatchGuard
11 5 (3.18%) LANDesk
12 4 (2.55%) Computacenter
12 4 (2.55%) Sun
12 4 (2.55%) NetIQ
12 4 (2.55%) Red Hat
North London
Roc Search
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Training, Pension, Healthcare etc
Posted: 17 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
Xchanging
Salary: Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Transport For London (TFL)
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Luton
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: Benefits,Bonus,Healthcare
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Posted: 24 days ago
Luton, London, South East
Lumesse
Salary: Market Leading + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago