The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Certified Professional (VCP) over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 372 428 360
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -68
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 700 538 740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.68% 0.53% 0.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.45% 1.99% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 600 445 672
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,150 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £64,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
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
28566 27086 30468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.58% 26.93% 28.32%
Number of salaries quoted 22991 21625 25793
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 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in England

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the England region.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in England

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Histogram in England

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) within the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
London +44 258 £49,000 +8.88% 23
South East +6 154 £45,000 +4.65% 20
Yorkshire +5 72 £37,000 -26.00% 3
South West +44 70 £45,000 - 4
East of England +7 55 £45,000 -10.00% 8
North West -26 46 £34,500 +5.34% 6
West Midlands -37 33 £36,750 -17.41% 3
East Midlands -18 18 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Midlands -2 1 £75,000 -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
UK

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 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 VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 1405 (100.00%) VMware
2 1073 (76.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1045 (74.38%) Windows
4 873 (62.14%) Microsoft
5 815 (58.01%) Microsoft Certification
6 664 (47.26%) MCSE
7 652 (46.41%) Active Directory
8 642 (45.69%) Citrix
9 547 (38.93%) SAN
10 485 (34.52%) Windows Server 2008
11 480 (34.16%) Cisco
12 479 (34.09%) MS Exchange
13 454 (32.31%) Cisco Certification
14 445 (31.67%) vSphere
15 407 (28.97%) MCITP
16 372 (26.48%) CCNA
17 365 (25.98%) Hyper-V
18 361 (25.69%) HP
19 356 (25.34%) Citrix Certification
20 347 (24.70%) ITIL
21 323 (22.99%) MS Excel
22 317 (22.56%) NetApp
23 312 (22.21%) Windows Server 2012
24 309 (21.99%) CCA
25 298 (21.21%) XenApp
26 280 (19.93%) Exchange Server 2010
27 272 (19.36%) Firewall
28 269 (19.15%) MCSA
29 261 (18.58%) MCP
30 252 (17.94%) Windows Server 2003

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 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 VMware Certified Professional (VCP). Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 479 (34.09%) MS Exchange
2 280 (19.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 192 (13.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 169 (12.03%) Exchange Server 2013
4 169 (12.03%) Exchange Server 2003
5 130 (9.25%) SharePoint
6 108 (7.69%) IIS
7 98 (6.98%) Lync
8 84 (5.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 74 (5.27%) Exchange Server 2000
10 39 (2.78%) Apache
11 18 (1.28%) Office Communications Server
12 17 (1.21%) SharePoint 2010
13 15 (1.07%) SharePoint 2013
14 9 (0.64%) Tomcat
15 8 (0.57%) SAS
16 6 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
17 5 (0.36%) IBM Notes
17 5 (0.36%) OpenStack
17 5 (0.36%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 323 (22.99%) MS Excel
2 61 (4.34%) MS Office
3 9 (0.64%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.50%) MS Project
5 4 (0.28%) S-PLUS
5 4 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.14%) Tridion
2 1 (0.071%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 32 (2.28%) Office 365
1 32 (2.28%) SaaS
2 29 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
3 25 (1.78%) PaaS
4 23 (1.64%) IaaS
5 21 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.21%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.21%) OpenShift
7 3 (0.21%) CloudFront
8 2 (0.14%) Heroku
9 1 (0.071%) ElastiCache
9 1 (0.071%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 547 (38.93%) SAN
2 272 (19.36%) Firewall
3 237 (16.87%) TCP/IP
4 203 (14.45%) DNS
5 157 (11.17%) VPN
6 143 (10.18%) WAN
7 140 (9.96%) LAN
8 138 (9.82%) DHCP
9 134 (9.54%) NAS
10 113 (8.04%) NetScaler
11 69 (4.91%) iSCSI
12 66 (4.70%) VoIP
13 59 (4.20%) SSL
13 59 (4.20%) VLAN
14 58 (4.13%) Fibre Channel
15 55 (3.91%) MPLS
16 54 (3.84%) Cisco ASA
17 47 (3.35%) Internet
18 46 (3.27%) Wireless
19 45 (3.20%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 215 (15.30%) SQL Server
2 82 (5.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 42 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
4 35 (2.49%) MySQL
5 17 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
6 16 (1.14%) DB2
7 11 (0.78%) SQL Server 2000
8 10 (0.71%) Informix
8 10 (0.71%) Relational Database
9 9 (0.64%) RDBMS
10 4 (0.28%) Redis
10 4 (0.28%) MongoDB
10 4 (0.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (0.28%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (0.21%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.14%) Big Data
12 2 (0.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.14%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.14%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.071%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 10 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (0.64%) Git (software)
2 9 (0.64%) Subversion
3 7 (0.50%) JIRA
3 7 (0.50%) MSI
3 7 (0.50%) Jenkins
4 6 (0.43%) WebLOAD
5 4 (0.28%) Hudson
6 1 (0.071%) ProC
General
1 142 (10.11%) Finance
2 23 (1.64%) Telecoms
3 20 (1.42%) Back Office
4 15 (1.07%) Banking
5 14 (1.00%) French Language
5 14 (1.00%) Spanish Language
6 11 (0.78%) Retail
7 9 (0.64%) Games
8 8 (0.57%) Legal
8 8 (0.57%) Advertising
9 5 (0.36%) Law
10 4 (0.28%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.28%) Marketing
11 3 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.14%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.14%) Electronics
12 2 (0.14%) Military
13 1 (0.071%) Publishing
13 1 (0.071%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.071%) German Language
Job Titles
1 288 (20.50%) Consultant
2 236 (16.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 168 (11.96%) Architect
4 155 (11.03%) Support Engineer
5 111 (7.90%) 3rd Line Support
6 107 (7.62%) Analyst
7 101 (7.19%) Systems Engineer
8 75 (5.34%) VMware Engineer
9 68 (4.84%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 64 (4.56%) Solutions Architect
11 63 (4.48%) Infrastructure Consultant
12 61 (4.34%) Server Engineer
13 47 (3.35%) Senior Consultant
13 47 (3.35%) Support Analyst
14 46 (3.27%) IT Support
15 44 (3.13%) Storage Engineer
15 44 (3.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
16 43 (3.06%) Infrastructure Architect
17 42 (2.99%) Infrastructure Manager
17 42 (2.99%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (1.49%) Web Services
2 17 (1.21%) .NET
3 12 (0.85%) Middleware
3 12 (0.85%) Application Packaging
4 11 (0.78%) COM+
5 8 (0.57%) RabbitMQ
6 5 (0.36%) XML
6 5 (0.36%) ASP.NET
7 4 (0.28%) ActiveMQ
8 3 (0.21%) J2EE
9 2 (0.14%) COM
9 2 (0.14%) Flash
9 2 (0.14%) HTML
9 2 (0.14%) X-Windows
10 1 (0.071%) LAMP
10 1 (0.071%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.071%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 140 (9.96%) Clustering
2 99 (7.05%) Blackberry
3 72 (5.12%) Thin Client
3 72 (5.12%) Fat Client
4 63 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
5 60 (4.27%) Replication
6 51 (3.63%) EqualLogic
7 38 (2.70%) Computer Science
8 36 (2.56%) Management Information System
9 28 (1.99%) Enterprise Storage
10 23 (1.64%) FlexPod
11 21 (1.49%) CLARiiON
12 14 (1.00%) Client/Server
13 12 (0.85%) Celerra
13 12 (0.85%) IBM XIV
14 9 (0.64%) Hedge funds
14 9 (0.64%) iSeries
14 9 (0.64%) CMDB
15 7 (0.50%) Mobile App
16 6 (0.43%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 1045 (74.38%) Windows
2 485 (34.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 312 (22.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 252 (17.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 235 (16.73%) Linux
6 84 (5.98%) Windows Vista
7 81 (5.77%) UNIX
8 75 (5.34%) Windows 7
9 61 (4.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 55 (3.91%) CentOS
11 35 (2.49%) Windows XP
12 29 (2.06%) Solaris
13 28 (1.99%) Windows 8
14 23 (1.64%) AIX
15 11 (0.78%) Windows 2000 Server
16 10 (0.71%) Windows 2000
17 9 (0.64%) VMS
18 8 (0.57%) Debian
19 6 (0.43%) Mac OS
20 5 (0.36%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 347 (24.70%) ITIL
2 183 (13.02%) Disaster Recovery
3 140 (9.96%) Project Management
4 95 (6.76%) Change Control
5 82 (5.84%) Migration
6 59 (4.20%) PRINCE2
7 58 (4.13%) Service Delivery
7 58 (4.13%) Change Management
8 53 (3.77%) Performance Tuning
9 50 (3.56%) Mentoring
9 50 (3.56%) Incident Management
10 47 (3.35%) Load Balancing
11 44 (3.13%) Business Continuity
12 43 (3.06%) Root Cause Analysis
13 39 (2.78%) Technical Architecture
14 37 (2.63%) Capacity Planning
15 33 (2.35%) Capacity Management
16 30 (2.14%) Mobile Device Management
17 23 (1.64%) Asset Management
18 22 (1.57%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 194 (13.81%) PowerShell
2 164 (11.67%) SQL
3 37 (2.63%) PHP
4 33 (2.35%) Perl
5 28 (1.99%) Bash Shell
6 17 (1.21%) VB
7 15 (1.07%) C
8 13 (0.93%) VBScript
8 13 (0.93%) Shell Script
9 8 (0.57%) Java
10 7 (0.50%) Python
11 2 (0.14%) R
Qualifications
1 815 (58.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 664 (47.26%) MCSE
3 454 (32.31%) Cisco Certification
4 407 (28.97%) MCITP
5 372 (26.48%) CCNA
6 356 (25.34%) Citrix Certification
7 309 (21.99%) CCA
8 269 (19.15%) MCSA
9 261 (18.58%) MCP
10 160 (11.39%) CCNP
11 145 (10.32%) VCP5
12 120 (8.54%) VCAP
13 107 (7.62%) Degree
14 106 (7.54%) NCDA
15 91 (6.48%) MCTS
16 88 (6.26%) Security Cleared
17 83 (5.91%) NCIE
18 77 (5.48%) CCEE
19 70 (4.98%) SC Cleared
20 64 (4.56%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (5.05%) SLA
2 8 (0.57%) PCI DSS
3 6 (0.43%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.36%) COBIT
5 4 (0.28%) QA
System Software
1 1073 (76.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 652 (46.41%) Active Directory
3 445 (31.67%) vSphere
4 365 (25.98%) Hyper-V
5 298 (21.21%) XenApp
6 225 (16.01%) VMware ESX
7 187 (13.31%) XenDesktop
8 183 (13.02%) VMware ESXi
9 105 (7.47%) vCloud
10 75 (5.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 56 (3.99%) XenServer
12 53 (3.77%) Terminal Services
13 47 (3.35%) Microsoft App-V
14 38 (2.70%) VMware Server
15 21 (1.49%) NFS
16 13 (0.93%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 12 (0.85%) VMware Workstation
18 11 (0.78%) ISA Server
19 9 (0.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
19 9 (0.64%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 117 (8.33%) SCCM
2 99 (7.05%) Backup Exec
3 96 (6.83%) SCOM
4 73 (5.20%) NetBackup
5 38 (2.70%) WSUS
6 36 (2.56%) XenMobile
7 23 (1.64%) Norton AntiVirus
8 21 (1.49%) Nagios
8 21 (1.49%) WMI
8 21 (1.49%) HP SIM
8 21 (1.49%) Puppet
8 21 (1.49%) EMC NetWorker
9 20 (1.42%) Cacti
9 20 (1.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 18 (1.28%) ARCserve
11 12 (0.85%) SolarWinds Orion
12 11 (0.78%) MOM
13 10 (0.71%) Tivoli
13 10 (0.71%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 9 (0.64%) NetCrunch
Vendors
1 1405 (100.00%) VMware
2 873 (62.14%) Microsoft
3 642 (45.69%) Citrix
4 480 (34.16%) Cisco
5 361 (25.69%) HP
6 317 (22.56%) NetApp
7 226 (16.09%) EMC
8 158 (11.25%) Dell
9 112 (7.97%) Symantec
10 97 (6.90%) IBM
11 87 (6.19%) Veeam
12 67 (4.77%) 3PAR
13 62 (4.41%) Red Hat
14 61 (4.34%) Juniper
15 58 (4.13%) AppSense
16 44 (3.13%) Brocade
17 43 (3.06%) Oracle
18 42 (2.99%) SolarWinds
19 41 (2.92%) F5
20 35 (2.49%) CheckPoint
London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum + On-Call + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + company car
Posted: 3 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum £30,000 - £38,000 + Certification Tr
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits AND bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £35k to £40k DOE, Corporate Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago