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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank 822 741 802
Rank change year-on-year
-81 +61
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 48 115 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.11% 0.064%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.16% 0.42% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 35 110 59
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 £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £46,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-19.35% +5.68%
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
29114 27568 31825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.02% 27.00% 28.33%
Number of salaries quoted 22770 22597 27272
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 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -44 24 £54,500 +17.20%
East of England +3 13 £40,000 -36.00% 1
East Midlands -15 4 £40,000 -13.04% 1
North West -10 3 £33,000 -57.41%
South East -26 3 £37,000 -26.00%
Yorkshire -38 1 - -
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UK

VCP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 136 (93.15%) VMware
1 136 (93.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 104 (71.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 91 (62.33%) Windows
4 88 (60.27%) SAN
5 79 (54.11%) Microsoft
6 71 (48.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 64 (43.84%) HP
8 57 (39.04%) Cisco
9 56 (38.36%) Active Directory
9 56 (38.36%) MCSE
10 55 (37.67%) vSphere
11 51 (34.93%) MS Exchange
12 48 (32.88%) Citrix
12 48 (32.88%) MCITP
13 45 (30.82%) Exchange Server 2010
14 41 (28.08%) EMC
15 39 (26.71%) Windows Server 2008
16 37 (25.34%) Dell
17 36 (24.66%) MS Excel
17 36 (24.66%) Exchange Server 2013
18 35 (23.97%) NetApp
18 35 (23.97%) Windows Server 2012
19 34 (23.29%) Cisco Certification
20 33 (22.60%) XenServer
21 32 (21.92%) PowerShell
21 32 (21.92%) SQL
22 31 (21.23%) ITIL
22 31 (21.23%) PRINCE2
22 31 (21.23%) DNS

VCP5
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 51 (34.93%) MS Exchange
2 45 (30.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (24.66%) Exchange Server 2013
4 16 (10.96%) IIS
5 9 (6.16%) Apache
5 9 (6.16%) SharePoint
5 9 (6.16%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (4.11%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.37%) Lync
7 2 (1.37%) Lotus Domino
7 2 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.68%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 36 (24.66%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.16%) MS Office
3 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.68%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (3.42%) Summit
2 1 (0.68%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.16%) SaaS
1 9 (6.16%) Office 365
2 8 (5.48%) IaaS
2 8 (5.48%) PaaS
3 4 (2.74%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.74%) Amazon S3
3 4 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 88 (60.27%) SAN
2 31 (21.23%) DNS
3 26 (17.81%) Firewall
4 23 (15.75%) DHCP
5 22 (15.07%) TCP/IP
6 17 (11.64%) iSCSI
7 8 (5.48%) Fibre Channel
8 7 (4.79%) VLAN
8 7 (4.79%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (4.79%) NAS
8 7 (4.79%) VPN
9 6 (4.11%) LAN
9 6 (4.11%) SNMP
9 6 (4.11%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (3.42%) IP Telephony
10 5 (3.42%) Internet
10 5 (3.42%) VoIP
10 5 (3.42%) WAN
11 3 (2.05%) Wireless
11 3 (2.05%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.33%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.90%) MySQL
3 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.37%) Oracle Database
General
1 15 (10.27%) Finance
2 7 (4.79%) German Language
3 3 (2.05%) Financial Institution
3 3 (2.05%) Banking
4 1 (0.68%) Legal
4 1 (0.68%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (22.60%) Architect
2 32 (21.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 22 (15.07%) Consultant
4 15 (10.27%) VMware Engineer
5 11 (7.53%) Systems Engineer
5 11 (7.53%) Administrator
6 10 (6.85%) Senior Consultant
7 9 (6.16%) Virtualisation Specialist
8 8 (5.48%) Virtualisation Consultant
8 8 (5.48%) Technical Architect
9 7 (4.79%) 3rd Line Support
9 7 (4.79%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (4.79%) VMware Architect
10 6 (4.11%) FlexPod Consultant
10 6 (4.11%) Senior Architect
10 6 (4.11%) VMware Consultant
10 6 (4.11%) Virtualisation Architect
10 6 (4.11%) Analyst
10 6 (4.11%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (4.11%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.68%) HTML
1 1 (0.68%) .NET
1 1 (0.68%) CSS
1 1 (0.68%) XML
1 1 (0.68%) XSLT
1 1 (0.68%) X-Windows
1 1 (0.68%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.33%) EqualLogic
2 11 (7.53%) Clustering
2 11 (7.53%) Firmware
3 8 (5.48%) FlexPod
4 6 (4.11%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.05%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (2.05%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.05%) Replication
6 1 (0.68%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.68%) PDA
6 1 (0.68%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 91 (62.33%) Windows
2 39 (26.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (23.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (20.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (15.75%) Linux
6 5 (3.42%) Mac OS
6 5 (3.42%) UNIX
6 5 (3.42%) Solaris
7 4 (2.74%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.68%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.68%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (21.23%) ITIL
1 31 (21.23%) PRINCE2
2 21 (14.38%) Project Management
3 14 (9.59%) Capacity Management
4 10 (6.85%) BCP
4 10 (6.85%) Time Management
4 10 (6.85%) Service Delivery
4 10 (6.85%) Migration
5 8 (5.48%) Business Continuity
5 8 (5.48%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (5.48%) ITSM
5 8 (5.48%) Business Development
6 6 (4.11%) Incident Management
7 4 (2.74%) Information Security
7 4 (2.74%) Performance Management
7 4 (2.74%) Change Control
8 3 (2.05%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (2.05%) Data Protection
8 3 (2.05%) Load Balancing
8 3 (2.05%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 32 (21.92%) SQL
1 32 (21.92%) PowerShell
2 8 (5.48%) C
3 5 (3.42%) VB
4 3 (2.05%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.37%) VBScript
6 1 (0.68%) C#
6 1 (0.68%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 136 (93.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 71 (48.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 56 (38.36%) MCSE
4 48 (32.88%) MCITP
5 34 (23.29%) Cisco Certification
6 29 (19.86%) VCP4
7 28 (19.18%) HP ASE
8 27 (18.49%) CCNA
9 24 (16.44%) Degree
10 23 (15.75%) HP AIS
11 17 (11.64%) Citrix Certification
12 14 (9.59%) MCSA
12 14 (9.59%) MCTS
13 10 (6.85%) CCA
14 8 (5.48%) MCP
14 8 (5.48%) NCIE
15 7 (4.79%) VCAP
16 6 (4.11%) CCEE
17 5 (3.42%) MCDST
17 5 (3.42%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 104 (71.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 56 (38.36%) Active Directory
3 55 (37.67%) vSphere
4 33 (22.60%) XenServer
5 30 (20.55%) XenApp
6 29 (19.86%) Hyper-V
7 28 (19.18%) XenDesktop
8 15 (10.27%) VMware ESXi
8 15 (10.27%) VMware ESX
9 11 (7.53%) VMware Server
10 9 (6.16%) vCloud
11 3 (2.05%) VMFS
11 3 (2.05%) NFS
12 1 (0.68%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.68%) UAG
Systems Management
1 17 (11.64%) SCOM
2 13 (8.90%) SCCM
3 10 (6.85%) HP SIM
4 9 (6.16%) SCVMM
5 3 (2.05%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (1.37%) AppManager
6 2 (1.37%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.68%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.68%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 136 (93.15%) VMware
2 79 (54.11%) Microsoft
3 64 (43.84%) HP
4 57 (39.04%) Cisco
5 48 (32.88%) Citrix
6 41 (28.08%) EMC
7 37 (25.34%) Dell
8 35 (23.97%) NetApp
9 17 (11.64%) 3PAR
10 13 (8.90%) Oracle
11 7 (4.79%) Juniper
11 7 (4.79%) ProCurve
12 5 (3.42%) Mitel
12 5 (3.42%) WatchGuard
12 5 (3.42%) McAfee
12 5 (3.42%) Intel
13 4 (2.74%) IBM
13 4 (2.74%) Sun
13 4 (2.74%) Avaya
13 4 (2.74%) Red Hat
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