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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank 765 797 845
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +48
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 100 66 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.097% 0.066% 0.031%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.35% 0.24% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 70 48 30
Average salary £45,000 £46,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% -11.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,450 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-8.10% -11.90%
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
28566 27086 30468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.58% 26.93% 28.32%
Number of salaries quoted 22991 21625 25793
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -3 32 £45,000 +5.88% 5
South West - 20 £37,500 -
South East -10 17 £50,000 +2.88% 1
East of England -6 13 £42,500 -11.45% 4
Yorkshire -6 12 £47,500 -26.92%
North West -13 3 £60,750 -6.53% 2
West Midlands -20 3 - -
East Midlands +10 1 £40,000 -23.80%
Midlands - 1 £75,000 -
VCP5
UK

VCP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 145 (93.55%) VMware
1 145 (93.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 119 (76.77%) Windows
3 109 (70.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 93 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 70 (45.16%) Citrix
5 70 (45.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 64 (41.29%) SAN
6 64 (41.29%) vSphere
7 63 (40.65%) ITIL
8 57 (36.77%) Active Directory
8 57 (36.77%) Microsoft Certification
9 56 (36.13%) Cisco Certification
10 54 (34.84%) MS Exchange
11 53 (34.19%) MCSE
11 53 (34.19%) Cisco
12 46 (29.68%) Citrix Certification
13 44 (28.39%) CCNA
13 44 (28.39%) XenApp
14 43 (27.74%) XenDesktop
15 40 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
16 38 (24.52%) MS Excel
16 38 (24.52%) HP
16 38 (24.52%) VCP4
17 37 (23.87%) NetApp
18 36 (23.23%) CCA
19 35 (22.58%) VMware ESXi
19 35 (22.58%) CCEE
20 32 (20.65%) Windows Server 2003
21 31 (20.00%) MCP

VCP5
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 54 (34.84%) MS Exchange
2 18 (11.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (9.68%) Lync
4 11 (7.10%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (6.45%) IIS
5 10 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (2.58%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (2.58%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.94%) Apache
Applications
1 38 (24.52%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.81%) SaaS
2 5 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.23%) IaaS
3 4 (2.58%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 64 (41.29%) SAN
2 29 (18.71%) DNS
3 25 (16.13%) NetScaler
4 23 (14.84%) Firewall
5 21 (13.55%) LAN
5 21 (13.55%) WAN
6 19 (12.26%) VPN
7 16 (10.32%) TCP/IP
8 15 (9.68%) DHCP
9 14 (9.03%) VoIP
9 14 (9.03%) MPLS
9 14 (9.03%) Cisco ASA
10 13 (8.39%) Wireless
10 13 (8.39%) VPLS
11 12 (7.74%) OSPF
11 12 (7.74%) BGP
12 10 (6.45%) iSCSI
13 9 (5.81%) SNMP
14 7 (4.52%) Fibre Channel
15 5 (3.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (14.84%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.94%) MySQL
4 2 (1.29%) Oracle Database
General
1 16 (10.32%) Finance
2 14 (9.03%) French Language
2 14 (9.03%) Spanish Language
3 4 (2.58%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.94%) Marketing
5 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.65%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 43 (27.74%) Consultant
2 35 (22.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 25 (16.13%) Architect
4 20 (12.90%) VMware Engineer
5 18 (11.61%) Systems Engineer
6 16 (10.32%) Support Engineer
7 15 (9.68%) Network Engineer
7 15 (9.68%) Solutions Architect
7 15 (9.68%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 14 (9.03%) 3rd Line Support
9 13 (8.39%) Citrix Engineer
9 13 (8.39%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 12 (7.74%) Solutions Consultant
11 11 (7.10%) Infrastructure Architect
12 8 (5.16%) VMware Support Engineer
13 6 (3.87%) Virtualisation Consultant
13 6 (3.87%) Virtualisation Architect
13 6 (3.87%) VMware Consultant
13 6 (3.87%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 6 (3.87%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.29%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.03%) Computer Science
2 13 (8.39%) EqualLogic
3 11 (7.10%) Clustering
4 6 (3.87%) Replication
5 4 (2.58%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (1.94%) Fat Client
6 3 (1.94%) Thin Client
6 3 (1.94%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.29%) EMC Centera
7 2 (1.29%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.65%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.65%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.65%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.65%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.65%) PDA
8 1 (0.65%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 119 (76.77%) Windows
2 70 (45.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 32 (20.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (16.13%) Linux
6 10 (6.45%) UNIX
7 5 (3.23%) Mac OS
8 3 (1.94%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (1.29%) AIX
10 1 (0.65%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (40.65%) ITIL
2 23 (14.84%) Project Management
3 21 (13.55%) PRINCE2
4 16 (10.32%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (8.39%) ITIL V3
6 10 (6.45%) Capacity Management
6 10 (6.45%) Migration
6 10 (6.45%) Business Continuity
6 10 (6.45%) Document Management
7 9 (5.81%) Change Control
8 8 (5.16%) TOGAF
8 8 (5.16%) Service Delivery
9 7 (4.52%) Change Management
9 7 (4.52%) BCP
9 7 (4.52%) Performance Management
9 7 (4.52%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (3.87%) Load Balancing
11 5 (3.23%) Operations Management
11 5 (3.23%) Network Design
11 5 (3.23%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (8.39%) SQL
2 11 (7.10%) PowerShell
3 7 (4.52%) C
4 2 (1.29%) R
Qualifications
1 145 (93.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 57 (36.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 56 (36.13%) Cisco Certification
4 53 (34.19%) MCSE
5 46 (29.68%) Citrix Certification
6 44 (28.39%) CCNA
7 38 (24.52%) VCP4
8 36 (23.23%) CCA
9 35 (22.58%) CCEE
10 31 (20.00%) MCP
11 30 (19.35%) MCSA
12 22 (14.19%) VCAP
13 20 (12.90%) Degree
14 19 (12.26%) CCNP
15 15 (9.68%) CCEA
15 15 (9.68%) MCITP
16 14 (9.03%) CCAA
17 10 (6.45%) NCIE
17 10 (6.45%) MBCS
18 9 (5.81%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.23%) SLA
2 3 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.94%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 109 (70.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 64 (41.29%) vSphere
3 57 (36.77%) Active Directory
4 44 (28.39%) XenApp
5 43 (27.74%) XenDesktop
6 35 (22.58%) VMware ESXi
7 24 (15.48%) Hyper-V
8 15 (9.68%) VMware ESX
9 11 (7.10%) Microsoft App-V
10 10 (6.45%) vCloud
11 7 (4.52%) XenServer
12 6 (3.87%) VMware Server
13 5 (3.23%) Terminal Services
14 4 (2.58%) ISA Server
14 4 (2.58%) Firmware
15 3 (1.94%) NFS
16 2 (1.29%) VMFS
17 1 (0.65%) UAG
17 1 (0.65%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (9.03%) SCOM
2 12 (7.74%) SCCM
3 10 (6.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 6 (3.87%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 5 (3.23%) XenMobile
6 4 (2.58%) Backup Exec
6 4 (2.58%) HP SIM
6 4 (2.58%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (2.58%) SCDPM
6 4 (2.58%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.65%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.65%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 145 (93.55%) VMware
2 93 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 70 (45.16%) Citrix
4 53 (34.19%) Cisco
5 38 (24.52%) HP
6 37 (23.87%) NetApp
7 30 (19.35%) EMC
8 21 (13.55%) Dell
9 20 (12.90%) AppSense
10 18 (11.61%) SolarWinds
11 11 (7.10%) IBM
12 9 (5.81%) Blue Coat
13 8 (5.16%) Intel
14 6 (3.87%) Veritas
14 6 (3.87%) Symantec
14 6 (3.87%) Websense
14 6 (3.87%) Brocade
15 5 (3.23%) CheckPoint
16 4 (2.58%) Avaya
16 4 (2.58%) ProCurve
Bedfordshire
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harris Rubbert Associates
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + Car/Car Allowance + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bedfordshire
Harris Global
Salary: £45,000 per annum £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Advancing People Recruitment
Posted: 9 days ago
Bedford
Required IT
Salary: £45k + car allowance + bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package / Car Allowance
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Transport For London
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Transport for London
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Home Working / MS Certs
Posted: 24 days ago