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 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 (VCP)
Rank 404 354 329
Rank change year-on-year
-50 -25
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 620 702 838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.58% 0.69% 0.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.13% 2.55% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 523 614 732
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £34,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-11.57% +10.46%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
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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
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%

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 20 August 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 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
(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 -40 206 £52,500 +10.52% 16
South East -46 146 £42,640 -10.23% 18
Yorkshire -16 68 £45,000 -5.26% 2
East of England -28 66 £47,500 -13.63% 3
West Midlands -3 62 £38,500 -14.44% 2
North West -21 49 £40,000 -11.11% 7
East Midlands -11 41 £40,750 -13.29% 3
South West 0 39 £35,000 -22.22% 6
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VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 1199 (100.00%) VMware
2 938 (78.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 905 (75.48%) Windows
4 789 (65.80%) Microsoft
5 730 (60.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 563 (46.96%) MCSE
7 546 (45.54%) Active Directory
8 505 (42.12%) Citrix
9 483 (40.28%) SAN
10 479 (39.95%) Cisco
11 460 (38.37%) Windows Server 2008
12 407 (33.94%) MS Exchange
13 403 (33.61%) MCITP
14 370 (30.86%) Cisco Certification
15 363 (30.28%) ITIL
16 356 (29.69%) vSphere
17 340 (28.36%) HP
18 325 (27.11%) MS Excel
19 311 (25.94%) CCNA
20 286 (23.85%) NetApp
21 281 (23.44%) Firewall
22 280 (23.35%) Hyper-V
23 254 (21.18%) Windows Server 2012
24 251 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2010
25 244 (20.35%) MCSA
26 232 (19.35%) TCP/IP
27 229 (19.10%) DNS
27 229 (19.10%) Linux
28 223 (18.60%) Citrix Certification
29 222 (18.52%) XenApp

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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
1 407 (33.94%) MS Exchange
2 251 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 154 (12.84%) Exchange Server 2007
4 146 (12.18%) Exchange Server 2013
5 113 (9.42%) SharePoint
6 100 (8.34%) Exchange Server 2003
7 96 (8.01%) IIS
8 52 (4.34%) Lync
9 40 (3.34%) Apache
10 37 (3.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 37 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2000
11 15 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
12 11 (0.92%) Office Communications Server
13 10 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
14 8 (0.67%) SAS
15 7 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
16 6 (0.50%) IBM Notes
16 6 (0.50%) Apache Solr
17 5 (0.42%) Lotus Domino
18 4 (0.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 325 (27.11%) MS Excel
2 49 (4.09%) MS Office
3 21 (1.75%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.67%) MS Project
5 5 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.083%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (0.58%) Summit
2 6 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.33%) SunGard AvantGard
4 2 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.083%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.083%) Tridion
5 1 (0.083%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 37 (3.09%) Office 365
2 31 (2.59%) Cloud Computing
3 26 (2.17%) SaaS
4 21 (1.75%) PaaS
4 21 (1.75%) IaaS
5 14 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.33%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.17%) Heroku
8 1 (0.083%) ElastiCache
8 1 (0.083%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 483 (40.28%) SAN
2 281 (23.44%) Firewall
3 232 (19.35%) TCP/IP
4 229 (19.10%) DNS
5 179 (14.93%) LAN
6 178 (14.85%) WAN
7 160 (13.34%) DHCP
8 152 (12.68%) VPN
9 131 (10.93%) NAS
10 76 (6.34%) iSCSI
11 57 (4.75%) NetScaler
12 56 (4.67%) VLAN
13 51 (4.25%) BGP
14 50 (4.17%) MPLS
15 49 (4.09%) SSL
16 46 (3.84%) OSPF
16 46 (3.84%) Cisco Nexus
17 45 (3.75%) Cisco IOS
18 43 (3.59%) Internet
19 41 (3.42%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 206 (17.18%) SQL Server
2 76 (6.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 44 (3.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 35 (2.92%) MySQL
5 32 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (1.25%) Relational Database
7 12 (1.00%) Oracle Database
7 12 (1.00%) RDBMS
8 9 (0.75%) Oracle Database 10g
8 9 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (0.50%) Hadoop
9 6 (0.50%) Informix
10 5 (0.42%) DTS
11 4 (0.33%) DB2
11 4 (0.33%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.17%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.17%) Big Data
13 1 (0.083%) Infinispan
13 1 (0.083%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 1 (0.083%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (0.42%) Subversion
1 5 (0.42%) Git (software)
2 4 (0.33%) Hudson
2 4 (0.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (0.33%) JIRA
3 3 (0.25%) WebLOAD
4 1 (0.083%) JUnit
4 1 (0.083%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.083%) ProC
General
1 124 (10.34%) Finance
2 24 (2.00%) Retail
3 22 (1.83%) Banking
4 14 (1.17%) German Language
5 12 (1.00%) Legal
6 10 (0.83%) Telecoms
6 10 (0.83%) Advertising
7 9 (0.75%) Back Office
8 7 (0.58%) Manufacturing
9 6 (0.50%) Marketing
10 5 (0.42%) Games
11 4 (0.33%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.33%) Law
11 4 (0.33%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.25%) Electronics
12 3 (0.25%) Publishing
12 3 (0.25%) French Language
13 2 (0.17%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.17%) Military
14 1 (0.083%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 234 (19.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 209 (17.43%) Consultant
3 156 (13.01%) Architect
4 127 (10.59%) Support Engineer
5 108 (9.01%) 3rd Line Support
6 84 (7.01%) Analyst
7 78 (6.51%) Systems Engineer
8 73 (6.09%) Administrator
9 65 (5.42%) Technical Architect
10 60 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
10 60 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 59 (4.92%) Systems Administrator
12 47 (3.92%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 47 (3.92%) VMware Engineer
13 39 (3.25%) Virtualisation Consultant
14 38 (3.17%) VMware Consultant
15 37 (3.09%) Server Engineer
16 36 (3.00%) Senior Consultant
17 34 (2.84%) VMware Specialist
18 33 (2.75%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (1.17%) .NET
2 12 (1.00%) Web Services
3 10 (0.83%) Middleware
4 9 (0.75%) Software Packaging
5 7 (0.58%) LAMP
6 6 (0.50%) ASP.NET
7 5 (0.42%) XML
7 5 (0.42%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 5 (0.42%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (0.42%) HTML
8 4 (0.33%) CSS
9 3 (0.25%) COM
9 3 (0.25%) Application Packaging
10 1 (0.083%) ActiveMQ
10 1 (0.083%) Ajax
10 1 (0.083%) REST
10 1 (0.083%) SOAP
10 1 (0.083%) XSLT
10 1 (0.083%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 124 (10.34%) Clustering
2 61 (5.09%) Replication
3 54 (4.50%) EqualLogic
4 48 (4.00%) Thin Client
4 48 (4.00%) Fat Client
5 44 (3.67%) Blackberry
6 33 (2.75%) FlexPod
7 28 (2.34%) Management Information System
8 23 (1.92%) Client/Server
8 23 (1.92%) Firmware
9 22 (1.83%) Enterprise Storage
10 19 (1.58%) Computer Science
11 16 (1.33%) CLARiiON
12 12 (1.00%) e-Health
13 11 (0.92%) Celerra
14 8 (0.67%) CMDB
14 8 (0.67%) IBM XIV
14 8 (0.67%) Hedge funds
15 6 (0.50%) Web 2.0
16 5 (0.42%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 905 (75.48%) Windows
2 460 (38.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 254 (21.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 229 (19.10%) Linux
5 217 (18.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 92 (7.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 73 (6.09%) Windows 7
8 59 (4.92%) UNIX
9 52 (4.34%) Windows Vista
10 39 (3.25%) Windows XP
11 36 (3.00%) CentOS
12 31 (2.59%) Windows 8
13 25 (2.09%) Solaris
14 22 (1.83%) Windows 2000 Server
15 16 (1.33%) AIX
16 8 (0.67%) Debian
17 7 (0.58%) Mac OS
18 6 (0.50%) Oracle Linux
18 6 (0.50%) Windows 2000
19 5 (0.42%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 363 (30.28%) ITIL
2 143 (11.93%) Disaster Recovery
3 84 (7.01%) Project Management
4 79 (6.59%) Change Management
5 77 (6.42%) Load Balancing
6 76 (6.34%) Migration
7 56 (4.67%) Change Control
7 56 (4.67%) Capacity Management
8 53 (4.42%) PRINCE2
9 47 (3.92%) Incident Management
10 46 (3.84%) Performance Tuning
11 45 (3.75%) Service Management
12 43 (3.59%) Problem Management
13 40 (3.34%) Business Continuity
14 37 (3.09%) Service Delivery
15 34 (2.84%) Capacity Planning
16 33 (2.75%) Technical Architecture
16 33 (2.75%) Root Cause Analysis
17 27 (2.25%) Time Management
18 26 (2.17%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 197 (16.43%) SQL
2 156 (13.01%) PowerShell
3 21 (1.75%) VBScript
3 21 (1.75%) Perl
4 15 (1.25%) PHP
4 15 (1.25%) C
4 15 (1.25%) VB
5 14 (1.17%) Bash Shell
6 8 (0.67%) Python
6 8 (0.67%) Java
7 7 (0.58%) Shell Script
8 4 (0.33%) JavaScript
9 3 (0.25%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.083%) C#
10 1 (0.083%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 730 (60.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 563 (46.96%) MCSE
3 403 (33.61%) MCITP
4 370 (30.86%) Cisco Certification
5 311 (25.94%) CCNA
6 244 (20.35%) MCSA
7 223 (18.60%) Citrix Certification
8 194 (16.18%) CCA
9 187 (15.60%) MCP
10 158 (13.18%) CCNP
11 136 (11.34%) VCP5
12 125 (10.43%) Degree
13 123 (10.26%) VCAP
14 115 (9.59%) MCTS
15 105 (8.76%) NCDA
16 85 (7.09%) NCIE
17 70 (5.84%) Security Cleared
18 53 (4.42%) SC Cleared
19 40 (3.34%) CCEE
20 34 (2.84%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (6.84%) SLA
2 38 (3.17%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.25%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.25%) QA
5 2 (0.17%) COBIT
System Software
1 938 (78.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 546 (45.54%) Active Directory
3 356 (29.69%) vSphere
4 280 (23.35%) Hyper-V
5 222 (18.52%) XenApp
6 199 (16.60%) VMware ESX
7 162 (13.51%) XenDesktop
8 132 (11.01%) VMware ESXi
9 103 (8.59%) XenServer
10 86 (7.17%) vCloud
11 51 (4.25%) VMware Server
12 41 (3.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 39 (3.25%) Terminal Services
14 27 (2.25%) Microsoft App-V
15 20 (1.67%) NFS
16 19 (1.58%) VMFS
17 13 (1.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
18 11 (0.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
19 10 (0.83%) VMware Workstation
20 8 (0.67%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 107 (8.92%) SCCM
2 85 (7.09%) SCOM
3 81 (6.76%) Backup Exec
4 42 (3.50%) NetBackup
5 26 (2.17%) WSUS
6 21 (1.75%) Puppet
7 17 (1.42%) ARCserve
7 17 (1.42%) Norton AntiVirus
8 16 (1.33%) SolarWinds Orion
9 13 (1.08%) HP SIM
9 13 (1.08%) SCVMM
10 11 (0.92%) Tivoli
11 10 (0.83%) Nagios
12 9 (0.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 9 (0.75%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 9 (0.75%) EMC NetWorker
12 9 (0.75%) Cacti
12 9 (0.75%) XenMobile
13 8 (0.67%) Foglight
14 6 (0.50%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 1199 (100.00%) VMware
2 789 (65.80%) Microsoft
3 505 (42.12%) Citrix
4 479 (39.95%) Cisco
5 340 (28.36%) HP
6 286 (23.85%) NetApp
7 180 (15.01%) EMC
8 175 (14.60%) Dell
9 90 (7.51%) IBM
10 87 (7.26%) Juniper
11 84 (7.01%) Red Hat
12 77 (6.42%) Symantec
13 59 (4.92%) Veeam
14 55 (4.59%) F5
15 54 (4.50%) 3PAR
15 54 (4.50%) Oracle
16 53 (4.42%) CheckPoint
17 25 (2.09%) CommVault
17 25 (2.09%) SolarWinds
18 22 (1.83%) WatchGuard
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent package and benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum + Training + Bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
West London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + £10k bonus, £6k car, negotiable
Posted: 22 hours ago
Farnham, Surrey
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnham, Surrey
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coalville, Leicestershire
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Roc Search
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Plus car / pension /other b
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens + on-call
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Plus car / pension /other b
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Net-A-Porter Group LTD
Posted: 3 days ago