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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank 830 732 790
Rank change year-on-year
-98 +58
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 45 116 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.042% 0.12% 0.065%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.15% 0.43% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 33 113 60
Average salary £40,000 £46,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.97% -7.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £59,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £46,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +8.13%
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
29107 27082 31438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.97% 26.95% 28.45%
Number of salaries quoted 22787 22257 26833
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
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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 -46 19 £54,500 +17.20%
East of England -14 15 £40,000 -36.00% 1
East Midlands -1 4 £40,000 -13.04%
North West -21 3 £33,000 -28.26%
South East -46 3 £41,000 -11.82% 3
Yorkshire -47 1 - -
VCP5
UK

VCP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 119 (92.25%) VMware
1 119 (92.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 88 (68.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 79 (61.24%) Windows
4 68 (52.71%) SAN
5 58 (44.96%) Microsoft
6 51 (39.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 47 (36.43%) HP
8 46 (35.66%) Cisco
9 42 (32.56%) vSphere
10 41 (31.78%) Active Directory
11 40 (31.01%) Windows Server 2008
12 38 (29.46%) MCSE
13 37 (28.68%) Cisco Certification
14 36 (27.91%) MS Exchange
15 35 (27.13%) ITIL
15 35 (27.13%) NetApp
16 33 (25.58%) Windows Server 2003
16 33 (25.58%) Citrix
16 33 (25.58%) Windows Server 2012
17 32 (24.81%) VCP4
17 32 (24.81%) MCITP
18 30 (23.26%) DNS
18 30 (23.26%) SQL
19 29 (22.48%) PowerShell
20 28 (21.71%) Hyper-V
20 28 (21.71%) CCNA
21 27 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2010
22 25 (19.38%) EMC
22 25 (19.38%) Firewall

VCP5
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 36 (27.91%) MS Exchange
2 27 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (15.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 16 (12.40%) IIS
5 9 (6.98%) Apache
5 9 (6.98%) SharePoint
5 9 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (4.65%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.55%) Lync
7 2 (1.55%) Lotus Domino
7 2 (1.55%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.78%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 24 (18.60%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.20%) MS Office
3 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.78%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (3.88%) Summit
2 1 (0.78%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.98%) SaaS
2 8 (6.20%) PaaS
2 8 (6.20%) Office 365
2 8 (6.20%) IaaS
3 4 (3.10%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (3.10%) Amazon S3
3 4 (3.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 68 (52.71%) SAN
2 30 (23.26%) DNS
3 25 (19.38%) Firewall
4 22 (17.05%) DHCP
5 21 (16.28%) TCP/IP
6 16 (12.40%) iSCSI
7 9 (6.98%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (6.98%) VPN
8 8 (6.20%) VoIP
8 8 (6.20%) Fibre Channel
9 7 (5.43%) VLAN
9 7 (5.43%) NAS
9 7 (5.43%) LAN
10 6 (4.65%) WAN
10 6 (4.65%) SNMP
10 6 (4.65%) Wireless
10 6 (4.65%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (3.10%) Internet
12 3 (2.33%) MPLS
12 3 (2.33%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.40%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.08%) MySQL
3 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.55%) Oracle Database
General
1 15 (11.63%) Finance
2 6 (4.65%) German Language
3 3 (2.33%) Financial Institution
3 3 (2.33%) Banking
4 1 (0.78%) Legal
4 1 (0.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (24.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 25 (19.38%) Architect
3 17 (13.18%) Consultant
4 15 (11.63%) VMware Engineer
5 11 (8.53%) Systems Engineer
6 9 (6.98%) Senior Consultant
7 8 (6.20%) Administrator
7 8 (6.20%) Technical Architect
8 7 (5.43%) 3rd Line Support
8 7 (5.43%) Infrastructure Architect
9 6 (4.65%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (4.65%) Network Engineer
9 6 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (4.65%) FlexPod Consultant
9 6 (4.65%) Virtualisation Consultant
10 4 (3.10%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (3.10%) VMware Consultant
10 4 (3.10%) Virtualisation Specialist
10 4 (3.10%) VMware Architect
10 4 (3.10%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.78%) HTML
1 1 (0.78%) .NET
1 1 (0.78%) CSS
1 1 (0.78%) XML
1 1 (0.78%) XSLT
1 1 (0.78%) X-Windows
1 1 (0.78%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.85%) EqualLogic
2 11 (8.53%) Clustering
2 11 (8.53%) Firmware
3 8 (6.20%) FlexPod
4 5 (3.88%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.33%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.33%) Replication
6 1 (0.78%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.78%) PDA
6 1 (0.78%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 79 (61.24%) Windows
2 40 (31.01%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (25.58%) Windows Server 2003
3 33 (25.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (15.50%) Linux
5 8 (6.20%) UNIX
6 5 (3.88%) Solaris
7 2 (1.55%) Mac OS
7 2 (1.55%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.78%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.78%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (27.13%) ITIL
2 20 (15.50%) Project Management
3 19 (14.73%) PRINCE2
4 14 (10.85%) Capacity Management
5 10 (7.75%) BCP
5 10 (7.75%) Time Management
5 10 (7.75%) Service Delivery
5 10 (7.75%) Migration
5 10 (7.75%) Line Management
6 8 (6.20%) Business Continuity
6 8 (6.20%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (6.20%) ITSM
6 8 (6.20%) Business Development
7 7 (5.43%) Change Control
8 6 (4.65%) Incident Management
9 4 (3.10%) Performance Management
9 4 (3.10%) Information Security
9 4 (3.10%) Document Management
10 3 (2.33%) Data Security
10 3 (2.33%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 30 (23.26%) SQL
2 29 (22.48%) PowerShell
3 8 (6.20%) C
4 3 (2.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.55%) VBScript
5 2 (1.55%) VB
6 1 (0.78%) C#
6 1 (0.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 119 (92.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 51 (39.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 38 (29.46%) MCSE
4 37 (28.68%) Cisco Certification
5 32 (24.81%) MCITP
5 32 (24.81%) VCP4
6 28 (21.71%) CCNA
7 24 (18.60%) Degree
8 17 (13.18%) Citrix Certification
9 14 (10.85%) HP ASE
9 14 (10.85%) MCTS
10 11 (8.53%) MCP
11 10 (7.75%) CCA
12 9 (6.98%) MCSA
12 9 (6.98%) HP AIS
13 8 (6.20%) NCIE
14 7 (5.43%) VCAP
15 6 (4.65%) CCEE
16 5 (3.88%) CCNP
17 4 (3.10%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.55%) SLA
System Software
1 88 (68.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (32.56%) vSphere
3 41 (31.78%) Active Directory
4 28 (21.71%) Hyper-V
5 18 (13.95%) XenServer
6 16 (12.40%) XenApp
7 15 (11.63%) VMware ESX
7 15 (11.63%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (10.08%) XenDesktop
9 11 (8.53%) VMware Server
10 9 (6.98%) vCloud
11 3 (2.33%) NFS
11 3 (2.33%) VMFS
12 1 (0.78%) UAG
12 1 (0.78%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 17 (13.18%) SCOM
2 11 (8.53%) SCCM
3 10 (7.75%) HP SIM
4 8 (6.20%) SCVMM
5 4 (3.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (1.55%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.78%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.78%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.78%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 119 (92.25%) VMware
2 58 (44.96%) Microsoft
3 47 (36.43%) HP
4 46 (35.66%) Cisco
5 35 (27.13%) NetApp
6 33 (25.58%) Citrix
7 25 (19.38%) EMC
8 22 (17.05%) Dell
9 13 (10.08%) Oracle
10 8 (6.20%) 3PAR
11 6 (4.65%) ProCurve
11 6 (4.65%) Intel
12 5 (3.88%) McAfee
13 4 (3.10%) Red Hat
13 4 (3.10%) Computacenter
13 4 (3.10%) SolarWinds
13 4 (3.10%) IBM
13 4 (3.10%) Sun
13 4 (3.10%) Avaya
13 4 (3.10%) Juniper
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