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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank 747 821 872
Rank change year-on-year
+74 +51
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 104 30 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.031% 0.014%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.38% 0.11% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 73 22 13
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,600 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £76,750 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,550 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-6.69% -13.23%
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
27163 26239 29498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.60% 27.08% 28.19%
Number of salaries quoted 21914 20860 24968
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
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 26 January 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 26 January 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
(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 +31 39 £40,000 -42.85% 5
South East -13 25 £50,000 +2.88%
East of England - 15 £42,500 - 2
South West - 11 £37,500 -
Yorkshire - 11 £55,000 -
East Midlands +4 1 £40,000 -
Midlands - 1 £75,000 -
North West - 1 £72,500 - 2
VCP5
UK

VCP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 153 (93.29%) VMware
1 153 (93.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 127 (77.44%) Windows
3 119 (72.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 102 (62.20%) Microsoft
5 79 (48.17%) Citrix
6 76 (46.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 72 (43.90%) vSphere
8 69 (42.07%) ITIL
9 67 (40.85%) Active Directory
10 65 (39.63%) SAN
11 63 (38.41%) Microsoft Certification
12 61 (37.20%) MS Exchange
13 59 (35.98%) MCSE
14 58 (35.37%) XenApp
15 56 (34.15%) Cisco Certification
16 54 (32.93%) Cisco
17 47 (28.66%) XenDesktop
18 46 (28.05%) MS Excel
19 45 (27.44%) Citrix Certification
20 43 (26.22%) CCNA
20 43 (26.22%) Windows Server 2012
21 41 (25.00%) NetApp
22 38 (23.17%) CCA
22 38 (23.17%) HP
23 36 (21.95%) Windows Server 2003
23 36 (21.95%) MCSA
23 36 (21.95%) MCP
23 36 (21.95%) VMware ESXi
24 34 (20.73%) CCEE

VCP5
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 61 (37.20%) MS Exchange
2 22 (13.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (9.76%) Lync
4 14 (8.54%) Exchange Server 2003
5 12 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (6.10%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (3.66%) IIS
8 4 (2.44%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.83%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 46 (28.05%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.27%) SaaS
2 6 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.22%) IaaS
4 1 (0.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (39.63%) SAN
2 32 (19.51%) DNS
3 28 (17.07%) NetScaler
4 23 (14.02%) LAN
4 23 (14.02%) WAN
5 22 (13.41%) Firewall
6 18 (10.98%) VPN
7 16 (9.76%) Cisco ASA
7 16 (9.76%) MPLS
8 15 (9.15%) VPLS
9 14 (8.54%) OSPF
9 14 (8.54%) BGP
9 14 (8.54%) DHCP
10 13 (7.93%) SNMP
10 13 (7.93%) VoIP
11 12 (7.32%) TCP/IP
11 12 (7.32%) Wireless
12 10 (6.10%) iSCSI
13 7 (4.27%) Fibre Channel
13 7 (4.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (20.73%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (4.27%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 14 (8.54%) Finance
1 14 (8.54%) French Language
1 14 (8.54%) Spanish Language
2 5 (3.05%) Marketing
3 4 (2.44%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 53 (32.32%) Consultant
2 41 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 24 (14.63%) Architect
4 19 (11.59%) VMware Engineer
5 17 (10.37%) Systems Engineer
6 15 (9.15%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 14 (8.54%) Citrix Engineer
7 14 (8.54%) Network Engineer
7 14 (8.54%) Support Engineer
8 13 (7.93%) 3rd Line Support
9 12 (7.32%) Solutions Architect
9 12 (7.32%) Infrastructure Architect
9 12 (7.32%) Solutions Consultant
10 11 (6.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 8 (4.88%) VMware Support Engineer
12 7 (4.27%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 6 (3.66%) Senior Citrix Engineer
13 6 (3.66%) Virtualisation Architect
13 6 (3.66%) VMware Consultant
13 6 (3.66%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.22%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.76%) EqualLogic
2 14 (8.54%) Clustering
3 12 (7.32%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.44%) Replication
4 4 (2.44%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (1.83%) Thin Client
5 3 (1.83%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.83%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.22%) EMC Centera
6 2 (1.22%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.61%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.61%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.61%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 127 (77.44%) Windows
2 76 (46.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 43 (26.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 36 (21.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (14.63%) Linux
6 10 (6.10%) UNIX
7 7 (4.27%) Mac OS
8 3 (1.83%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (1.22%) AIX
10 1 (0.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (42.07%) ITIL
2 21 (12.80%) PRINCE2
3 20 (12.20%) Project Management
4 19 (11.59%) Disaster Recovery
5 16 (9.76%) ITIL V3
6 11 (6.71%) Business Continuity
7 10 (6.10%) Document Management
8 9 (5.49%) Change Management
9 8 (4.88%) Migration
9 8 (4.88%) Load Balancing
10 7 (4.27%) Network Design
10 7 (4.27%) BCP
10 7 (4.27%) Business Continuity Planning
11 6 (3.66%) Change Control
11 6 (3.66%) TOGAF
12 5 (3.05%) Programme Management
12 5 (3.05%) Data Management
12 5 (3.05%) Network Architecture
12 5 (3.05%) High Availability
12 5 (3.05%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.88%) SQL
1 8 (4.88%) PowerShell
2 5 (3.05%) C
3 2 (1.22%) R
Qualifications
1 153 (93.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 63 (38.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 59 (35.98%) MCSE
4 56 (34.15%) Cisco Certification
5 45 (27.44%) Citrix Certification
6 43 (26.22%) CCNA
7 38 (23.17%) CCA
8 36 (21.95%) MCSA
8 36 (21.95%) MCP
9 34 (20.73%) CCEE
10 33 (20.12%) VCP4
11 24 (14.63%) CCNP
12 23 (14.02%) VCAP
13 16 (9.76%) Degree
14 15 (9.15%) CCAA
14 15 (9.15%) CCEA
15 13 (7.93%) MCITP
16 11 (6.71%) NCIE
17 10 (6.10%) CCIA
17 10 (6.10%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.44%) SLA
2 3 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.83%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 119 (72.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 72 (43.90%) vSphere
3 67 (40.85%) Active Directory
4 58 (35.37%) XenApp
5 47 (28.66%) XenDesktop
6 36 (21.95%) VMware ESXi
7 32 (19.51%) Hyper-V
8 17 (10.37%) VMware ESX
9 14 (8.54%) Microsoft App-V
10 9 (5.49%) vCloud
11 7 (4.27%) XenServer
11 7 (4.27%) Terminal Services
12 6 (3.66%) VMware Server
13 4 (2.44%) ISA Server
14 3 (1.83%) NFS
15 1 (0.61%) Xen
15 1 (0.61%) UAG
Systems Management
1 13 (7.93%) SCCM
2 11 (6.71%) SCOM
3 10 (6.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 9 (5.49%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 5 (3.05%) XenMobile
5 5 (3.05%) Backup Exec
5 5 (3.05%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 5 (3.05%) SCDPM
6 4 (2.44%) SCOrch
7 3 (1.83%) SCVMM
8 2 (1.22%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 153 (93.29%) VMware
2 102 (62.20%) Microsoft
3 79 (48.17%) Citrix
4 54 (32.93%) Cisco
5 41 (25.00%) NetApp
6 38 (23.17%) HP
7 30 (18.29%) EMC
8 21 (12.80%) AppSense
9 19 (11.59%) Dell
10 18 (10.98%) SolarWinds
11 14 (8.54%) Intel
12 10 (6.10%) IBM
13 9 (5.49%) Blue Coat
13 9 (5.49%) Veritas
13 9 (5.49%) Websense
14 7 (4.27%) CheckPoint
14 7 (4.27%) Brocade
15 6 (3.66%) Symantec
16 4 (2.44%) Veeam
16 4 (2.44%) Lumesse
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