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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank 787 773 818
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +45
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 90 88 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.084% 0.085% 0.048%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.31% 0.32% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 68 70 47
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
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
29439 27640 29641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.52% 26.74% 28.50%
Number of salaries quoted 23715 22496 24965
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £66,500
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 21 November 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 21 November 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
(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
South West - 21 £37,500 -
London -28 20 £45,000 +5.88% 1
South East -14 19 £43,750 -5.40%
East of England -5 17 £43,750 -8.85% 5
Yorkshire -27 9 £45,000 -30.76%
West Midlands -2 6 - -
North West -28 2 £49,000 +67.52%
East Midlands -3 1 £40,000 -30.43%
VCP5
UK

VCP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 125 (91.24%) VMware
1 125 (91.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 103 (75.18%) Windows
3 97 (70.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 81 (59.12%) Microsoft
5 59 (43.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 59 (43.07%) vSphere
6 57 (41.61%) Citrix
7 56 (40.88%) SAN
8 54 (39.42%) ITIL
9 50 (36.50%) Cisco Certification
10 48 (35.04%) Microsoft Certification
11 47 (34.31%) Cisco
11 47 (34.31%) MS Exchange
12 45 (32.85%) Active Directory
13 44 (32.12%) VCP4
14 43 (31.39%) Citrix Certification
15 41 (29.93%) MCSE
16 38 (27.74%) CCNA
17 36 (26.28%) Windows Server 2012
18 33 (24.09%) CCEE
18 33 (24.09%) XenDesktop
19 32 (23.36%) HP
20 31 (22.63%) EMC
20 31 (22.63%) CCA
20 31 (22.63%) MS Excel
21 30 (21.90%) NetApp
21 30 (21.90%) Windows Server 2003
22 28 (20.44%) XenApp
23 26 (18.98%) MCP

VCP5
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 47 (34.31%) MS Exchange
2 16 (11.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (10.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (9.49%) Lync
5 11 (8.03%) IIS
6 9 (6.57%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (5.11%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (2.92%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (2.92%) SharePoint
9 3 (2.19%) Apache
Applications
1 31 (22.63%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.19%) Summit
2 1 (0.73%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.11%) SaaS
1 7 (5.11%) IaaS
2 6 (4.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (40.88%) SAN
2 23 (16.79%) NetScaler
3 22 (16.06%) DNS
4 21 (15.33%) Firewall
5 18 (13.14%) LAN
5 18 (13.14%) WAN
6 17 (12.41%) VPN
7 15 (10.95%) TCP/IP
8 14 (10.22%) VoIP
9 13 (9.49%) Wireless
10 12 (8.76%) MPLS
10 12 (8.76%) Cisco ASA
10 12 (8.76%) DHCP
11 11 (8.03%) VPLS
12 10 (7.30%) OSPF
12 10 (7.30%) BGP
13 9 (6.57%) iSCSI
14 7 (5.11%) VLAN
14 7 (5.11%) Fibre Channel
15 6 (4.38%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.92%) MySQL
3 3 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database
General
1 20 (14.60%) Finance
2 14 (10.22%) French Language
2 14 (10.22%) Spanish Language
3 4 (2.92%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.46%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.73%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (24.09%) Consultant
2 31 (22.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 24 (17.52%) Architect
4 19 (13.87%) VMware Engineer
5 17 (12.41%) Systems Engineer
6 16 (11.68%) Solutions Architect
7 14 (10.22%) Support Engineer
7 14 (10.22%) 3rd Line Support
7 14 (10.22%) Network Engineer
7 14 (10.22%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 12 (8.76%) Solutions Consultant
8 12 (8.76%) Infrastructure Architect
9 11 (8.03%) Citrix Engineer
9 11 (8.03%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 6 (4.38%) VMware Support Engineer
10 6 (4.38%) Systems Architect
11 5 (3.65%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 4 (2.92%) Technical Engineer
12 4 (2.92%) VMware Consultant
12 4 (2.92%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.46%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.22%) Computer Science
2 10 (7.30%) EqualLogic
3 8 (5.84%) Clustering
4 6 (4.38%) Replication
5 4 (2.92%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.46%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.46%) EMC Centera
6 2 (1.46%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.46%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.73%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.73%) PDA
7 1 (0.73%) CCTV
7 1 (0.73%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.73%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.73%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 103 (75.18%) Windows
2 59 (43.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (26.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (21.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (16.06%) Linux
6 10 (7.30%) UNIX
7 3 (2.19%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (2.19%) Mac OS
8 2 (1.46%) AIX
9 1 (0.73%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (39.42%) ITIL
2 24 (17.52%) Project Management
3 16 (11.68%) PRINCE2
4 13 (9.49%) Capacity Management
5 11 (8.03%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (7.30%) Migration
6 10 (7.30%) Document Management
6 10 (7.30%) ITIL V3
7 9 (6.57%) Business Continuity
7 9 (6.57%) Service Delivery
7 9 (6.57%) Change Control
8 8 (5.84%) BCP
9 7 (5.11%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (5.11%) Performance Management
10 6 (4.38%) Incident Management
10 6 (4.38%) ITSM
11 5 (3.65%) TOGAF
11 5 (3.65%) Operations Management
12 4 (2.92%) Load Balancing
12 4 (2.92%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (12.41%) SQL
2 14 (10.22%) PowerShell
3 7 (5.11%) C
Qualifications
1 125 (91.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 50 (36.50%) Cisco Certification
3 48 (35.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 44 (32.12%) VCP4
5 43 (31.39%) Citrix Certification
6 41 (29.93%) MCSE
7 38 (27.74%) CCNA
8 33 (24.09%) CCEE
9 31 (22.63%) CCA
10 26 (18.98%) MCP
11 22 (16.06%) VCAP
11 22 (16.06%) Degree
12 19 (13.87%) MCSA
13 16 (11.68%) CCNP
14 14 (10.22%) CCEA
14 14 (10.22%) MCITP
15 11 (8.03%) CCAA
16 10 (7.30%) MBCS
17 9 (6.57%) MCTS
18 7 (5.11%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.19%) SLA
2 1 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.73%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 97 (70.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 59 (43.07%) vSphere
3 45 (32.85%) Active Directory
4 33 (24.09%) XenDesktop
5 28 (20.44%) XenApp
6 25 (18.25%) VMware ESXi
7 20 (14.60%) Hyper-V
8 14 (10.22%) VMware ESX
9 13 (9.49%) vCloud
10 9 (6.57%) Microsoft App-V
11 8 (5.84%) XenServer
12 7 (5.11%) Firmware
13 6 (4.38%) VMware Server
14 4 (2.92%) ISA Server
15 3 (2.19%) NFS
15 3 (2.19%) Terminal Services
16 2 (1.46%) VMFS
17 1 (0.73%) UAG
Systems Management
1 12 (8.76%) SCOM
2 10 (7.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 8 (5.84%) SCCM
4 5 (3.65%) XenMobile
4 5 (3.65%) HP SIM
5 4 (2.92%) SCOrch
5 4 (2.92%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.73%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 125 (91.24%) VMware
2 81 (59.12%) Microsoft
3 57 (41.61%) Citrix
4 47 (34.31%) Cisco
5 32 (23.36%) HP
6 31 (22.63%) EMC
7 30 (21.90%) NetApp
8 18 (13.14%) AppSense
9 16 (11.68%) SolarWinds
9 16 (11.68%) Dell
10 10 (7.30%) IBM
11 9 (6.57%) Blue Coat
12 5 (3.65%) Intel
13 4 (2.92%) Oracle
13 4 (2.92%) Avaya
13 4 (2.92%) ProCurve
14 3 (2.19%) Veeam
14 3 (2.19%) Lumesse
14 3 (2.19%) Juniper
14 3 (2.19%) Hitachi
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