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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 366 387 364
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -23
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 743 602 786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.70% 0.60% 0.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.58% 2.27% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 637 519 684
Average salary £45,000 £47,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +10.46%
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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
28813 26492 31786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.03% 26.50% 28.80%
Number of salaries quoted 22740 21873 26924
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +9 236 £50,000 +5.26% 18
South East +3 203 £42,500 -10.52% 14
Yorkshire 0 77 £55,000 +15.78% 8
West Midlands +16 75 £38,500 -19.79% 4
East of England -28 64 £47,500 +5.55% 7
North West +3 59 £41,250 -8.33% 8
South West +7 55 £38,750 -13.88% 5
East Midlands -7 36 £37,500 -17.58% 2
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VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 1351 (100.00%) VMware
2 1055 (78.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1029 (76.17%) Windows
4 857 (63.43%) Microsoft
5 769 (56.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 626 (46.34%) Active Directory
7 596 (44.12%) MCSE
8 563 (41.67%) Citrix
9 508 (37.60%) Cisco
10 504 (37.31%) Windows Server 2008
11 502 (37.16%) SAN
12 454 (33.60%) MS Exchange
13 448 (33.16%) Cisco Certification
14 409 (30.27%) MCITP
15 386 (28.57%) ITIL
16 368 (27.24%) vSphere
17 365 (27.02%) CCNA
18 354 (26.20%) HP
19 342 (25.31%) Hyper-V
20 325 (24.06%) MS Excel
21 321 (23.76%) NetApp
22 303 (22.43%) Windows Server 2012
23 285 (21.10%) Firewall
24 273 (20.21%) Exchange Server 2010
25 266 (19.69%) Citrix Certification
26 259 (19.17%) TCP/IP
27 254 (18.80%) MCSA
28 253 (18.73%) Linux
29 247 (18.28%) Windows Server 2003
30 246 (18.21%) MCP

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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
1 454 (33.60%) MS Exchange
2 273 (20.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 193 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 155 (11.47%) Exchange Server 2003
5 153 (11.32%) Exchange Server 2013
6 128 (9.47%) SharePoint
7 116 (8.59%) IIS
8 79 (5.85%) Exchange Server 2000
9 72 (5.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 60 (4.44%) Lync
11 47 (3.48%) Apache
12 17 (1.26%) SharePoint 2010
13 16 (1.18%) Office Communications Server
14 14 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
15 10 (0.74%) Tomcat
16 9 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
17 6 (0.44%) Apache Solr
18 5 (0.37%) IBM Notes
18 5 (0.37%) Lotus Domino
19 4 (0.30%) TPMS
Applications
1 325 (24.06%) MS Excel
2 51 (3.77%) MS Office
3 18 (1.33%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.59%) MS Project
5 5 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.074%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (0.44%) Summit
2 4 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.22%) Tridion
4 1 (0.074%) Agresso
4 1 (0.074%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.074%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 35 (2.59%) Office 365
2 28 (2.07%) SaaS
3 27 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
4 21 (1.55%) IaaS
5 20 (1.48%) PaaS
6 16 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.30%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
9 2 (0.15%) Heroku
10 1 (0.074%) ElastiCache
10 1 (0.074%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 502 (37.16%) SAN
2 285 (21.10%) Firewall
3 259 (19.17%) TCP/IP
4 232 (17.17%) DNS
5 169 (12.51%) WAN
6 164 (12.14%) VPN
6 164 (12.14%) LAN
7 160 (11.84%) DHCP
8 144 (10.66%) NAS
9 71 (5.26%) iSCSI
10 62 (4.59%) NetScaler
11 61 (4.52%) Cisco ASA
12 60 (4.44%) VLAN
13 59 (4.37%) BGP
14 58 (4.29%) MPLS
15 56 (4.15%) SSL
16 54 (4.00%) OSPF
17 51 (3.77%) Internet
18 50 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
19 44 (3.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 234 (17.32%) SQL Server
2 86 (6.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 52 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 47 (3.48%) MySQL
5 25 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 19 (1.41%) Relational Database
7 16 (1.18%) RDBMS
8 11 (0.81%) Informix
8 11 (0.81%) Oracle Database
9 9 (0.67%) Oracle Database 10g
9 9 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (0.59%) SQL Server 2000
11 6 (0.44%) DB2
12 4 (0.30%) DTS
13 3 (0.22%) Hadoop
14 2 (0.15%) NoSQL
14 2 (0.15%) Big Data
15 1 (0.074%) Infinispan
15 1 (0.074%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 1 (0.074%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 11 (0.81%) Git (software)
1 11 (0.81%) Subversion
2 8 (0.59%) JIRA
2 8 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (0.59%) Hudson
2 8 (0.59%) Jenkins
3 6 (0.44%) WebLOAD
4 1 (0.074%) ProC
General
1 139 (10.29%) Finance
2 26 (1.92%) Banking
3 21 (1.55%) Retail
4 16 (1.18%) Telecoms
5 13 (0.96%) Back Office
6 12 (0.89%) Legal
7 11 (0.81%) German Language
8 10 (0.74%) French Language
8 10 (0.74%) Advertising
9 9 (0.67%) Games
10 7 (0.52%) Spanish Language
11 5 (0.37%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.30%) Aerospace
12 4 (0.30%) Law
12 4 (0.30%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.30%) Marketing
13 3 (0.22%) Publishing
13 3 (0.22%) Electronics
14 2 (0.15%) Military
14 2 (0.15%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 250 (18.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 248 (18.36%) Consultant
3 171 (12.66%) Architect
4 141 (10.44%) Support Engineer
5 105 (7.77%) 3rd Line Support
6 103 (7.62%) Systems Engineer
7 88 (6.51%) Analyst
8 62 (4.59%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 61 (4.52%) VMware Engineer
10 60 (4.44%) Technical Architect
11 59 (4.37%) Administrator
12 51 (3.77%) Technical Consultant
12 51 (3.77%) Systems Administrator
12 51 (3.77%) Infrastructure Manager
13 49 (3.63%) Wintel Consultant
14 48 (3.55%) Solutions Architect
15 44 (3.26%) Server Engineer
16 43 (3.18%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
16 43 (3.18%) VMware Specialist
17 42 (3.11%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (1.33%) .NET
2 16 (1.18%) Middleware
3 12 (0.89%) Web Services
4 9 (0.67%) COM+
4 9 (0.67%) Software Packaging
4 9 (0.67%) RabbitMQ
5 6 (0.44%) HTML
5 6 (0.44%) ASP.NET
5 6 (0.44%) XML
6 5 (0.37%) Application Packaging
7 4 (0.30%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 4 (0.30%) LAMP
8 3 (0.22%) CSS
9 2 (0.15%) COM
9 2 (0.15%) X-Windows
10 1 (0.074%) XSLT
10 1 (0.074%) SOAP
10 1 (0.074%) ActiveMQ
10 1 (0.074%) Ajax
10 1 (0.074%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 158 (11.70%) Clustering
2 90 (6.66%) Blackberry
3 74 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
4 64 (4.74%) Thin Client
4 64 (4.74%) Fat Client
5 60 (4.44%) Replication
6 51 (3.77%) EqualLogic
7 34 (2.52%) FlexPod
8 27 (2.00%) Enterprise Storage
8 27 (2.00%) Management Information System
9 22 (1.63%) CLARiiON
9 22 (1.63%) Computer Science
10 21 (1.55%) Client/Server
11 15 (1.11%) Celerra
12 12 (0.89%) e-Health
12 12 (0.89%) IBM XIV
13 9 (0.67%) CMDB
14 8 (0.59%) Hedge funds
15 6 (0.44%) Web 2.0
16 5 (0.37%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 1029 (76.17%) Windows
2 504 (37.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 303 (22.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 253 (18.73%) Linux
5 247 (18.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 99 (7.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 81 (6.00%) UNIX
8 80 (5.92%) Windows 7
9 69 (5.11%) Windows Vista
10 51 (3.77%) CentOS
11 36 (2.66%) Windows 8
12 35 (2.59%) Windows XP
13 31 (2.29%) Solaris
14 23 (1.70%) AIX
15 17 (1.26%) Windows 2000 Server
16 11 (0.81%) Windows 2000
17 9 (0.67%) Debian
18 5 (0.37%) Windows Phone
19 3 (0.22%) Windows Phone 8
19 3 (0.22%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 386 (28.57%) ITIL
2 178 (13.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 105 (7.77%) Project Management
4 94 (6.96%) Change Control
5 83 (6.14%) Load Balancing
6 73 (5.40%) Migration
7 72 (5.33%) Change Management
8 59 (4.37%) Performance Tuning
9 57 (4.22%) Capacity Management
10 49 (3.63%) Incident Management
11 48 (3.55%) Service Delivery
12 42 (3.11%) Service Management
13 41 (3.03%) PRINCE2
14 40 (2.96%) Business Continuity
15 39 (2.89%) Root Cause Analysis
16 37 (2.74%) Capacity Planning
17 35 (2.59%) Technical Architecture
18 33 (2.44%) Problem Management
19 31 (2.29%) Mobile Device Management
20 28 (2.07%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 196 (14.51%) PowerShell
2 184 (13.62%) SQL
3 29 (2.15%) PHP
4 28 (2.07%) Perl
5 23 (1.70%) VBScript
6 20 (1.48%) Bash Shell
7 15 (1.11%) VB
7 15 (1.11%) C
8 9 (0.67%) Java
9 8 (0.59%) Shell Script
10 4 (0.30%) Python
11 3 (0.22%) JavaScript
11 3 (0.22%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.074%) C#
12 1 (0.074%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 769 (56.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 596 (44.12%) MCSE
3 448 (33.16%) Cisco Certification
4 409 (30.27%) MCITP
5 365 (27.02%) CCNA
6 266 (19.69%) Citrix Certification
7 254 (18.80%) MCSA
8 246 (18.21%) MCP
9 229 (16.95%) CCA
10 189 (13.99%) CCNP
11 141 (10.44%) VCAP
12 126 (9.33%) Degree
12 126 (9.33%) VCP5
13 114 (8.44%) MCTS
14 107 (7.92%) NCDA
15 90 (6.66%) NCIE
16 83 (6.14%) Security Cleared
17 65 (4.81%) SC Cleared
18 50 (3.70%) CCEE
19 43 (3.18%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (6.07%) SLA
2 29 (2.15%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.37%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.30%) COBIT
5 2 (0.15%) QA
System Software
1 1055 (78.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 626 (46.34%) Active Directory
3 368 (27.24%) vSphere
4 342 (25.31%) Hyper-V
5 245 (18.13%) XenApp
6 233 (17.25%) VMware ESX
7 147 (10.88%) VMware ESXi
8 138 (10.21%) XenDesktop
9 108 (7.99%) vCloud
10 74 (5.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 66 (4.89%) XenServer
12 55 (4.07%) VMware Server
13 42 (3.11%) Terminal Services
14 26 (1.92%) Microsoft App-V
15 20 (1.48%) NFS
15 20 (1.48%) Firmware
16 19 (1.41%) VMFS
17 17 (1.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
18 14 (1.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
19 13 (0.96%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 101 (7.48%) SCCM
2 90 (6.66%) SCOM
3 76 (5.63%) Backup Exec
4 68 (5.03%) NetBackup
5 26 (1.92%) WSUS
5 26 (1.92%) Puppet
6 22 (1.63%) HP SIM
7 20 (1.48%) Norton AntiVirus
7 20 (1.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 18 (1.33%) Nagios
8 18 (1.33%) SolarWinds Orion
8 18 (1.33%) XenMobile
9 17 (1.26%) Cacti
9 17 (1.26%) ARCserve
10 16 (1.18%) EMC NetWorker
11 13 (0.96%) Tivoli
12 11 (0.81%) SCVMM
13 9 (0.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
14 8 (0.59%) Opsview
15 7 (0.52%) NetCrunch
Vendors
1 1351 (100.00%) VMware
2 857 (63.43%) Microsoft
3 563 (41.67%) Citrix
4 508 (37.60%) Cisco
5 354 (26.20%) HP
6 321 (23.76%) NetApp
7 183 (13.55%) EMC
8 168 (12.44%) Dell
9 97 (7.18%) IBM
10 93 (6.88%) Red Hat
11 86 (6.37%) Symantec
12 77 (5.70%) Juniper
13 72 (5.33%) Veeam
14 57 (4.22%) F5
15 55 (4.07%) Oracle
16 50 (3.70%) CheckPoint
17 42 (3.11%) 3PAR
18 37 (2.74%) SolarWinds
19 33 (2.44%) Brocade
20 25 (1.85%) CommVault
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car Allow Bonus Bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum + Car Allowance or Company Car + Gre
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Channelgate
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Benefits (09:00-5:30 Mon-Fri) + Free parking
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 20% bonus + much more
Posted: Yesterday
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens + £3k on-call
Posted: Yesterday
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £41k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + 20% bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum + car + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £33000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £34500.00 per annum + 3,750pa On-Call + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £28,000 to £32,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago