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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank 809 845 746
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -99
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 66 45 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.064% 0.042% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.23% 0.16% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 49 33 109
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -19.35%
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
28144 28934 26853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.23% 26.98% 27.01%
Number of salaries quoted 22825 22633 22038
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +9 25 £50,000 -8.25% 4
South East +28 17 £40,000 -2.43%
South West - 12 £50,000 -
East of England +3 8 £65,000 +73.33%
North West +8 2 £45,000 +36.36%
Yorkshire +4 2 £35,000 - 1
VCP5
UK

VCP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 139 (97.89%) VMware
1 139 (97.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 98 (69.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 96 (67.61%) Windows
4 79 (55.63%) Microsoft
5 77 (54.23%) vSphere
6 71 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 67 (47.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 67 (47.18%) ITIL
8 62 (43.66%) Microsoft Certification
9 57 (40.14%) Citrix
10 55 (38.73%) MCSE
11 48 (33.80%) SAN
12 46 (32.39%) Active Directory
13 41 (28.87%) NetApp
14 40 (28.17%) HP
14 40 (28.17%) MS Exchange
14 40 (28.17%) XenApp
15 38 (26.76%) Cisco
16 35 (24.65%) Exchange Server 2010
17 33 (23.24%) Windows Server 2003
17 33 (23.24%) MCP
17 33 (23.24%) Finance
18 32 (22.54%) VMware ESX
18 32 (22.54%) MCSA
19 31 (21.83%) Disaster Recovery
19 31 (21.83%) PowerShell
20 29 (20.42%) SQL Server
21 27 (19.01%) MS Excel
21 27 (19.01%) Data Centre

VCP5
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 40 (28.17%) MS Exchange
2 35 (24.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (17.61%) Exchange Server 2003
4 23 (16.20%) Exchange Server 2007
5 18 (12.68%) SharePoint
6 10 (7.04%) Lync
7 6 (4.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (2.82%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.41%) nginx
9 2 (1.41%) IIS
9 2 (1.41%) Apache
9 2 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 27 (19.01%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.93%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.75%) PaaS
1 11 (7.75%) IaaS
2 6 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.52%) Symantec.cloud
4 4 (2.82%) Office 365
5 2 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (33.80%) SAN
2 19 (13.38%) DNS
3 17 (11.97%) Firewall
4 16 (11.27%) DHCP
5 15 (10.56%) NetScaler
6 14 (9.86%) NAS
7 11 (7.75%) Network Security
8 8 (5.63%) VPN
9 7 (4.93%) VLAN
10 6 (4.23%) TCP/IP
11 5 (3.52%) IPsec
12 3 (2.11%) Wireless
12 3 (2.11%) WAN
12 3 (2.11%) LAN
12 3 (2.11%) VoIP
13 2 (1.41%) SNMP
13 2 (1.41%) iSCSI
13 2 (1.41%) Cisco ASA
14 1 (0.70%) Junos
14 1 (0.70%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (20.42%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.41%) MySQL
4 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 33 (23.24%) Finance
2 8 (5.63%) Back Office
2 8 (5.63%) Banking
3 6 (4.23%) Marketing
4 5 (3.52%) Retail
5 4 (2.82%) Local Government
6 3 (2.11%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.41%) Advertising
8 1 (0.70%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 29 (20.42%) Consultant
2 24 (16.90%) Analyst
3 20 (14.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 15 (10.56%) Architect
5 11 (7.75%) Storage Analyst
5 11 (7.75%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 11 (7.75%) Cloud Architect
6 8 (5.63%) Team Leader
7 7 (4.93%) Technical Analyst
7 7 (4.93%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (4.93%) Server Support
7 7 (4.93%) VMware Engineer
8 6 (4.23%) Cloud Engineer
8 6 (4.23%) Storage Engineer
8 6 (4.23%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 6 (4.23%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (4.23%) Network Engineer
9 5 (3.52%) Support Engineer
9 5 (3.52%) Citrix Engineer
9 5 (3.52%) Cloud Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.11%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (19.01%) Data Centre
2 16 (11.27%) Clustering
3 13 (9.15%) EqualLogic
4 11 (7.75%) Replication
5 7 (4.93%) Computer Science
5 7 (4.93%) Private Cloud
5 7 (4.93%) Public Cloud
6 6 (4.23%) EMC VNX
6 6 (4.23%) EMC VMAX
7 5 (3.52%) HP Storage
8 4 (2.82%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.70%) CCTV
9 1 (0.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 96 (67.61%) Windows
2 71 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 67 (47.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 33 (23.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (11.97%) Data ONTAP
6 7 (4.93%) Linux
7 6 (4.23%) Windows 7
7 6 (4.23%) Windows 8
8 3 (2.11%) VMS
9 2 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.70%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (47.18%) ITIL
2 31 (21.83%) Disaster Recovery
3 24 (16.90%) Capacity Management
4 21 (14.79%) ITIL V3
4 21 (14.79%) Server Building
5 13 (9.15%) Time Management
6 9 (6.34%) Converged Infrastructure
7 8 (5.63%) Migration
8 7 (4.93%) Change Management
9 6 (4.23%) Service Delivery
9 6 (4.23%) Product Management
10 3 (2.11%) Mentoring
10 3 (2.11%) Test Scripting
10 3 (2.11%) Project Management
10 3 (2.11%) BCP
10 3 (2.11%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (1.41%) ITSM
11 2 (1.41%) Benchmarking
11 2 (1.41%) PRINCE2
11 2 (1.41%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 31 (21.83%) PowerShell
2 17 (11.97%) SQL
3 10 (7.04%) C
4 2 (1.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 139 (97.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 62 (43.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 55 (38.73%) MCSE
4 33 (23.24%) MCP
5 32 (22.54%) MCSA
6 26 (18.31%) Cisco Certification
7 22 (15.49%) CCNA
8 17 (11.97%) Degree
9 15 (10.56%) MCITP
9 15 (10.56%) NCDA
9 15 (10.56%) NCIE
10 14 (9.86%) Citrix Certification
11 13 (9.15%) CCEE
12 11 (7.75%) CCA
12 11 (7.75%) CCNP
13 10 (7.04%) VCAP
14 9 (6.34%) HP ASE
14 9 (6.34%) CCAA
14 9 (6.34%) VCP4
15 5 (3.52%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.11%) SLA
2 2 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.41%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 98 (69.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 77 (54.23%) vSphere
3 46 (32.39%) Active Directory
4 40 (28.17%) XenApp
5 32 (22.54%) VMware ESX
6 17 (11.97%) XenDesktop
7 15 (10.56%) Hyper-V
8 10 (7.04%) Microsoft App-V
9 9 (6.34%) Firmware
9 9 (6.34%) vCloud
10 7 (4.93%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (3.52%) Xen
12 4 (2.82%) XenServer
13 1 (0.70%) NFS
13 1 (0.70%) Forefront TMG
13 1 (0.70%) UAG
Systems Management
1 15 (10.56%) SCCM
2 8 (5.63%) SCOM
3 6 (4.23%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (3.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 5 (3.52%) HP Data Protector
4 5 (3.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (2.82%) XenMobile
6 2 (1.41%) cPanel
6 2 (1.41%) HAProxy
6 2 (1.41%) ARCserve
6 2 (1.41%) Plesk
7 1 (0.70%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.70%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.70%) Nagios
7 1 (0.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 139 (97.89%) VMware
2 79 (55.63%) Microsoft
3 57 (40.14%) Citrix
4 41 (28.87%) NetApp
5 40 (28.17%) HP
6 38 (26.76%) Cisco
7 23 (16.20%) Intel
8 22 (15.49%) EMC
9 21 (14.79%) Dell
10 12 (8.45%) 3PAR
11 10 (7.04%) Veeam
11 10 (7.04%) CheckPoint
12 9 (6.34%) AppSense
13 8 (5.63%) IBM
13 8 (5.63%) Dell Compellent
14 6 (4.23%) F5
14 6 (4.23%) CommVault
14 6 (4.23%) Symantec
15 5 (3.52%) Altiris
16 4 (2.82%) ProCurve
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £42000.00 - £53000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
West London
Dunnhumby
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus and amazing benefits package
Posted: 20 days ago