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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank 779 811 848
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +37
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 84 46 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.084% 0.047% 0.024%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.29% 0.17% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 63 45 19
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +28.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.58%
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
29160 26641 28361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 29.23% 27.18% 28.10%
Number of salaries quoted 23372 21166 23584
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +30 45 £47,500 -5.00% 7
South East -3 20 £50,000 +17.64% 1
East of England - 10 £42,500 - 1
Yorkshire +6 5 £55,000 -31.25%
East Midlands +27 1 £55,000 +37.50%
Midlands - 1 £75,000 -
North West - 1 £72,500 -
South West - 1 £37,500 -
VCP5
UK

VCP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 165 (93.22%) VMware
1 165 (93.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 134 (75.71%) Windows
3 124 (70.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 114 (64.41%) Microsoft
5 83 (46.89%) vSphere
6 79 (44.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 75 (42.37%) Citrix
8 73 (41.24%) Active Directory
9 72 (40.68%) Microsoft Certification
9 72 (40.68%) SAN
10 66 (37.29%) ITIL
11 64 (36.16%) Cisco
12 63 (35.59%) MCSE
13 61 (34.46%) XenApp
14 55 (31.07%) Cisco Certification
15 53 (29.94%) MS Exchange
16 50 (28.25%) Windows Server 2012
17 49 (27.68%) HP
18 48 (27.12%) XenDesktop
19 44 (24.86%) MS Excel
19 44 (24.86%) SQL Server
20 43 (24.29%) NetApp
21 42 (23.73%) Citrix Certification
21 42 (23.73%) MCSA
22 41 (23.16%) Hyper-V
23 40 (22.60%) CCNA
24 37 (20.90%) CCA
25 36 (20.34%) MCP
25 36 (20.34%) VMware ESXi

VCP5
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 53 (29.94%) MS Exchange
2 19 (10.73%) Lync
2 19 (10.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2007
3 12 (6.78%) IIS
4 11 (6.21%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (2.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 44 (24.86%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (5.08%) SaaS
3 7 (3.95%) Office 365
4 6 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (2.82%) PaaS
6 2 (1.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (40.68%) SAN
2 31 (17.51%) DNS
3 30 (16.95%) NetScaler
4 22 (12.43%) Firewall
4 22 (12.43%) LAN
4 22 (12.43%) WAN
5 17 (9.60%) TCP/IP
6 15 (8.47%) VPN
7 14 (7.91%) SNMP
7 14 (7.91%) MPLS
7 14 (7.91%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (7.34%) VPLS
9 12 (6.78%) OSPF
9 12 (6.78%) BGP
9 12 (6.78%) DHCP
10 8 (4.52%) Wireless
10 8 (4.52%) NAS
10 8 (4.52%) Fibre Channel
10 8 (4.52%) iSCSI
11 7 (3.95%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (24.86%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (3.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 14 (7.91%) French Language
1 14 (7.91%) Spanish Language
2 13 (7.34%) Finance
3 5 (2.82%) Marketing
4 4 (2.26%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.13%) Advertising
6 1 (0.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 56 (31.64%) Consultant
2 41 (23.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 22 (12.43%) Architect
4 20 (11.30%) VMware Engineer
5 18 (10.17%) Systems Engineer
6 15 (8.47%) 3rd Line Support
6 15 (8.47%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 14 (7.91%) Citrix Engineer
7 14 (7.91%) Support Engineer
8 12 (6.78%) Solutions Consultant
9 11 (6.21%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 11 (6.21%) Technical Specialist
10 10 (5.65%) Solutions Architect
11 9 (5.08%) Network Engineer
11 9 (5.08%) Infrastructure Architect
12 8 (4.52%) Technical Support
12 8 (4.52%) VMware Support Engineer
13 7 (3.95%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 7 (3.95%) Technical Support Specialist
13 7 (3.95%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.39%) Web Services
2 1 (0.56%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.60%) Computer Science
2 15 (8.47%) Clustering
3 14 (7.91%) EqualLogic
4 5 (2.82%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (2.82%) Replication
5 3 (1.69%) Thin Client
5 3 (1.69%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.13%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.13%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.13%) EMC Centera
7 1 (0.56%) Open Source
7 1 (0.56%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 134 (75.71%) Windows
2 79 (44.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 50 (28.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (17.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (14.12%) Linux
6 7 (3.95%) UNIX
6 7 (3.95%) Mac OS
7 3 (1.69%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (37.29%) ITIL
2 21 (11.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 21 (11.86%) ITIL V3
3 20 (11.30%) PRINCE2
3 20 (11.30%) Project Management
4 12 (6.78%) Business Continuity
5 11 (6.21%) Change Management
6 8 (4.52%) Load Balancing
6 8 (4.52%) Capacity Management
6 8 (4.52%) Mentoring
7 7 (3.95%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (3.95%) TOGAF
7 7 (3.95%) Document Management
7 7 (3.95%) Network Design
8 6 (3.39%) BCP
8 6 (3.39%) Business Continuity Planning
8 6 (3.39%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (2.82%) Coaching
9 5 (2.82%) Migration
9 5 (2.82%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (7.34%) SQL
1 13 (7.34%) PowerShell
2 5 (2.82%) C
3 2 (1.13%) R
Qualifications
1 165 (93.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 72 (40.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 63 (35.59%) MCSE
4 55 (31.07%) Cisco Certification
5 42 (23.73%) MCSA
5 42 (23.73%) Citrix Certification
6 40 (22.60%) CCNA
7 37 (20.90%) CCA
8 36 (20.34%) MCP
9 32 (18.08%) VCP4
9 32 (18.08%) CCEE
10 31 (17.51%) CCNP
11 22 (12.43%) VCAP
12 19 (10.73%) Degree
13 15 (8.47%) MCITP
13 15 (8.47%) CCAA
14 12 (6.78%) CCEA
15 11 (6.21%) NCIE
16 10 (5.65%) CCIA
17 9 (5.08%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.82%) SLA
2 3 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 124 (70.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 83 (46.89%) vSphere
3 73 (41.24%) Active Directory
4 61 (34.46%) XenApp
5 48 (27.12%) XenDesktop
6 41 (23.16%) Hyper-V
7 36 (20.34%) VMware ESXi
8 20 (11.30%) Microsoft App-V
9 17 (9.60%) VMware ESX
10 9 (5.08%) vCloud
10 9 (5.08%) XenServer
11 7 (3.95%) Terminal Services
12 6 (3.39%) VMware Server
13 3 (1.69%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.56%) Xen
14 1 (0.56%) KVM
Systems Management
1 17 (9.60%) SCCM
2 10 (5.65%) SCOM
3 9 (5.08%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 7 (3.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 5 (2.82%) Backup Exec
5 5 (2.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 5 (2.82%) SCDPM
5 5 (2.82%) SCVMM
5 5 (2.82%) XenMobile
6 4 (2.26%) SCOrch
7 2 (1.13%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.56%) WMI
Vendors
1 165 (93.22%) VMware
2 114 (64.41%) Microsoft
3 75 (42.37%) Citrix
4 64 (36.16%) Cisco
5 49 (27.68%) HP
6 43 (24.29%) NetApp
7 29 (16.38%) EMC
8 27 (15.25%) Dell
9 21 (11.86%) AppSense
10 15 (8.47%) SolarWinds
11 14 (7.91%) IBM
12 13 (7.34%) Intel
13 11 (6.21%) CheckPoint
14 9 (5.08%) Veritas
14 9 (5.08%) Websense
14 9 (5.08%) Brocade
15 7 (3.95%) Blue Coat
16 6 (3.39%) F5
17 5 (2.82%) Symantec
18 4 (2.26%) Lumesse
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + pen,health
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Season ticket loan
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £45 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits pension,healthcare,season ticket l
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits - on call, pens +
Posted: 5 days ago
England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 11 days ago