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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank 780 810 829
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +19
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 84 97 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.082% 0.087% 0.032%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.30% 0.32% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 61 94 31
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,250 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +12.50%
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
28153 30522 28761
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.32% 27.29% 27.84%
Number of salaries quoted 22203 24674 23481
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 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +19 52 £47,500 -5.00% 5
South East +15 12 £44,000 +35.38% 4
East of England +13 10 £55,000 +37.50% 1
East Midlands +11 4 £47,500 +5.55%
South West - 4 £50,000 -
West Midlands -18 1 - -
VCP5
UK

VCP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 173 (94.02%) VMware
1 173 (94.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 129 (70.11%) Windows
3 115 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 112 (60.87%) VMware Infrastructure
5 91 (49.46%) vSphere
6 80 (43.48%) Microsoft Certification
7 79 (42.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 77 (41.85%) SAN
9 72 (39.13%) Citrix
10 70 (38.04%) NetApp
10 70 (38.04%) MCSE
11 69 (37.50%) Cisco
12 68 (36.96%) Windows Server 2012
13 67 (36.41%) Active Directory
14 65 (35.33%) XenApp
15 63 (34.24%) ITIL
16 54 (29.35%) Cisco Certification
17 53 (28.80%) SQL Server
18 48 (26.09%) MS Exchange
19 46 (25.00%) HP
19 46 (25.00%) Hyper-V
20 45 (24.46%) MCSA
21 43 (23.37%) MS Excel
22 41 (22.28%) CCNA
23 39 (21.20%) CCNP
24 38 (20.65%) XenDesktop
25 36 (19.57%) Disaster Recovery
26 34 (18.48%) MCP
26 34 (18.48%) DNS

VCP5
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 48 (26.09%) MS Exchange
2 27 (14.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2007
4 19 (10.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 16 (8.70%) Lync
6 13 (7.07%) SharePoint
7 9 (4.89%) IIS
8 6 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.54%) Apache
9 1 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.54%) nginx
Applications
1 43 (23.37%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (5.98%) Office 365
3 8 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.72%) SaaS
4 5 (2.72%) PaaS
5 1 (0.54%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 77 (41.85%) SAN
2 34 (18.48%) DNS
3 21 (11.41%) NetScaler
4 17 (9.24%) Firewall
4 17 (9.24%) TCP/IP
5 15 (8.15%) DHCP
5 15 (8.15%) SNMP
5 15 (8.15%) LAN
5 15 (8.15%) WAN
6 11 (5.98%) NAS
7 9 (4.89%) Network Security
8 7 (3.80%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (3.80%) VPN
8 7 (3.80%) MPLS
9 6 (3.26%) VPLS
9 6 (3.26%) BIG-IP
9 6 (3.26%) Fibre Channel
9 6 (3.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 5 (2.72%) DMVPN
10 5 (2.72%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (28.80%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.54%) MySQL
General
1 10 (5.43%) Finance
2 9 (4.89%) Back Office
3 8 (4.35%) Marketing
4 4 (2.17%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.17%) Advertising
4 4 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (22.28%) Consultant
2 40 (21.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (8.70%) Architect
4 13 (7.07%) Citrix Engineer
5 12 (6.52%) 3rd Line Support
6 11 (5.98%) Technical Specialist
6 11 (5.98%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 9 (4.89%) Analyst
8 8 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
8 8 (4.35%) Server Support
8 8 (4.35%) Technical Support
8 8 (4.35%) VMware Engineer
9 7 (3.80%) Senior Citrix Engineer
9 7 (3.80%) Support Engineer
9 7 (3.80%) Support Specialist
9 7 (3.80%) Technical Support Specialist
10 6 (3.26%) Storage Consultant
10 6 (3.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 5 (2.72%) Pre Sales Consultant
11 5 (2.72%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.80%) Web Services
2 2 (1.09%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.04%) Clustering
1 24 (13.04%) EqualLogic
2 13 (7.07%) FlexPod
3 11 (5.98%) Replication
4 9 (4.89%) Private Cloud
5 8 (4.35%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.72%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (2.17%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.09%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.54%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.54%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.54%) EMC Centera
9 1 (0.54%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.54%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 129 (70.11%) Windows
2 79 (42.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 68 (36.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 32 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (6.52%) Linux
6 5 (2.72%) Mac OS
7 4 (2.17%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.63%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (34.24%) ITIL
2 36 (19.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 27 (14.67%) ITIL V3
4 17 (9.24%) Time Management
5 13 (7.07%) PRINCE2
6 11 (5.98%) Project Management
7 10 (5.43%) Business Continuity
7 10 (5.43%) Capacity Management
8 9 (4.89%) Change Management
9 7 (3.80%) Mentoring
10 6 (3.26%) Migration
10 6 (3.26%) Load Balancing
11 5 (2.72%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (2.72%) Programme Management
11 5 (2.72%) Data Management
11 5 (2.72%) TOGAF
11 5 (2.72%) Network Design
11 5 (2.72%) BCP
11 5 (2.72%) Business Continuity Planning
12 4 (2.17%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (12.50%) SQL
2 18 (9.78%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.17%) C
4 2 (1.09%) R
5 1 (0.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 173 (94.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 80 (43.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 70 (38.04%) MCSE
4 54 (29.35%) Cisco Certification
5 45 (24.46%) MCSA
6 41 (22.28%) CCNA
7 39 (21.20%) CCNP
8 34 (18.48%) MCP
9 32 (17.39%) Citrix Certification
10 30 (16.30%) CCA
11 23 (12.50%) NCIE
12 22 (11.96%) CCEE
13 21 (11.41%) MCITP
14 18 (9.78%) NCDA
15 15 (8.15%) CCAA
15 15 (8.15%) VCP4
16 14 (7.61%) VCAP
17 11 (5.98%) CCIA
18 9 (4.89%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
19 7 (3.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.80%) SLA
2 4 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 112 (60.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 91 (49.46%) vSphere
3 67 (36.41%) Active Directory
4 65 (35.33%) XenApp
5 46 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 38 (20.65%) XenDesktop
7 29 (15.76%) VMware ESXi
8 22 (11.96%) VMware ESX
9 21 (11.41%) Microsoft App-V
10 9 (4.89%) XenServer
11 6 (3.26%) vCloud
12 5 (2.72%) Terminal Services
13 3 (1.63%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.54%) NFS
14 1 (0.54%) Xen
14 1 (0.54%) KVM
Systems Management
1 20 (10.87%) SCCM
2 11 (5.98%) SCOM
3 9 (4.89%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 5 (2.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 5 (2.72%) SCDPM
4 5 (2.72%) SCVMM
4 5 (2.72%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.09%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.54%) cPanel
7 1 (0.54%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.54%) WMI
7 1 (0.54%) Nagios
7 1 (0.54%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.54%) Plesk
Vendors
1 173 (94.02%) VMware
2 115 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 72 (39.13%) Citrix
4 70 (38.04%) NetApp
5 69 (37.50%) Cisco
6 46 (25.00%) HP
7 29 (15.76%) Dell
8 22 (11.96%) EMC
9 20 (10.87%) Intel
10 17 (9.24%) AppSense
11 13 (7.07%) IBM
12 9 (4.89%) Veritas
12 9 (4.89%) CheckPoint
12 9 (4.89%) Websense
13 7 (3.80%) Brocade
14 6 (3.26%) F5
15 5 (2.72%) Symantec
16 4 (2.17%) Riverbed
16 4 (2.17%) SolarWinds
16 4 (2.17%) 3PAR
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + £6,600 car allowance + bonus
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Salary: £35000 - £40000.00 per annum + full bens
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
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Salary: Competitive
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Enfield
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Posted: 19 days ago
Surrey
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car Allowance + MS Certs + Package
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
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