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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 380 375 350
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -25
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 707 638 803
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.66% 0.64% 0.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.45% 2.39% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 603 554 704
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
28902 26664 31363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.02% 26.72% 28.69%
Number of salaries quoted 22755 22055 26662
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 £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 19 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 19 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 -5 231 £52,500 +16.66% 11
South East -13 185 £42,500 -10.52% 20
West Midlands +1 70 £38,500 -14.44% 5
Yorkshire -3 70 £57,500 +21.05% 5
East of England -41 67 £45,000 - 5
North West -12 57 £40,000 -11.11% 13
South West +1 53 £35,750 -20.55% 8
East Midlands 0 35 £37,500 -16.66% 4
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VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 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 1324 (100.00%) VMware
2 1037 (78.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1004 (75.83%) Windows
4 843 (63.67%) Microsoft
5 754 (56.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 614 (46.37%) Active Directory
7 581 (43.88%) MCSE
8 555 (41.92%) Citrix
9 510 (38.52%) Cisco
10 493 (37.24%) SAN
11 489 (36.93%) Windows Server 2008
12 442 (33.38%) MS Exchange
13 438 (33.08%) Cisco Certification
14 403 (30.44%) MCITP
15 389 (29.38%) ITIL
16 363 (27.42%) vSphere
17 355 (26.81%) CCNA
18 339 (25.60%) HP
19 334 (25.23%) Hyper-V
20 318 (24.02%) MS Excel
21 317 (23.94%) NetApp
22 289 (21.83%) Firewall
23 286 (21.60%) Windows Server 2012
24 267 (20.17%) Exchange Server 2010
25 258 (19.49%) TCP/IP
26 256 (19.34%) Citrix Certification
27 252 (19.03%) Linux
28 250 (18.88%) MCSA
29 245 (18.50%) Windows Server 2003
29 245 (18.50%) XenApp

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

For the 6 months to 19 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
1 442 (33.38%) MS Exchange
2 267 (20.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 190 (14.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 151 (11.40%) Exchange Server 2003
5 150 (11.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 125 (9.44%) SharePoint
7 114 (8.61%) IIS
8 76 (5.74%) Exchange Server 2000
9 70 (5.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 60 (4.53%) Lync
11 47 (3.55%) Apache
12 16 (1.21%) SharePoint 2010
13 15 (1.13%) Office Communications Server
14 13 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
15 9 (0.68%) Tomcat
16 8 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
17 6 (0.45%) IBM Notes
17 6 (0.45%) Apache Solr
18 5 (0.38%) Lotus Domino
19 4 (0.30%) SAS
Applications
1 318 (24.02%) MS Excel
2 52 (3.93%) MS Office
3 20 (1.51%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.53%) MS Project
5 5 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.076%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (0.53%) Summit
2 6 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.23%) Tridion
5 1 (0.076%) Agresso
5 1 (0.076%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.076%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 37 (2.79%) Office 365
2 30 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
3 27 (2.04%) SaaS
4 21 (1.59%) IaaS
5 20 (1.51%) PaaS
6 17 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.30%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
9 2 (0.15%) Heroku
10 1 (0.076%) ElastiCache
10 1 (0.076%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 493 (37.24%) SAN
2 289 (21.83%) Firewall
3 258 (19.49%) TCP/IP
4 235 (17.75%) DNS
5 180 (13.60%) WAN
6 174 (13.14%) LAN
7 169 (12.76%) VPN
8 160 (12.08%) DHCP
9 143 (10.80%) NAS
10 73 (5.51%) iSCSI
11 63 (4.76%) VLAN
11 63 (4.76%) NetScaler
12 60 (4.53%) BGP
13 59 (4.46%) MPLS
14 58 (4.38%) Cisco ASA
15 56 (4.23%) SSL
16 55 (4.15%) OSPF
17 52 (3.93%) Cisco Nexus
18 47 (3.55%) Internet
19 46 (3.47%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 224 (16.92%) SQL Server
2 83 (6.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 49 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 45 (3.40%) MySQL
5 28 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 18 (1.36%) Relational Database
7 15 (1.13%) RDBMS
8 11 (0.83%) Oracle Database
9 9 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
9 9 (0.68%) Informix
9 9 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (0.53%) SQL Server 2000
11 6 (0.45%) DB2
11 6 (0.45%) Hadoop
12 4 (0.30%) DTS
13 2 (0.15%) NoSQL
13 2 (0.15%) Big Data
14 1 (0.076%) Infinispan
14 1 (0.076%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 1 (0.076%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 10 (0.76%) Subversion
1 10 (0.76%) Git (software)
2 7 (0.53%) JIRA
2 7 (0.53%) Hudson
2 7 (0.53%) Jenkins
3 6 (0.45%) WebLOAD
3 6 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.076%) ProC
General
1 138 (10.42%) Finance
2 24 (1.81%) Banking
3 23 (1.74%) Retail
4 16 (1.21%) Telecoms
5 13 (0.98%) Back Office
6 12 (0.91%) Legal
6 12 (0.91%) Advertising
6 12 (0.91%) German Language
7 8 (0.60%) Games
8 7 (0.53%) French Language
9 6 (0.45%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.30%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.30%) Law
10 4 (0.30%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.30%) Marketing
10 4 (0.30%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.23%) Publishing
11 3 (0.23%) Electronics
12 2 (0.15%) Military
12 2 (0.15%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 242 (18.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 240 (18.13%) Consultant
3 166 (12.54%) Architect
4 135 (10.20%) Support Engineer
5 105 (7.93%) 3rd Line Support
6 96 (7.25%) Systems Engineer
7 92 (6.95%) Analyst
8 67 (5.06%) Technical Architect
9 64 (4.83%) Administrator
10 59 (4.46%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 57 (4.31%) VMware Engineer
12 56 (4.23%) Systems Administrator
13 53 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
14 48 (3.63%) Infrastructure Manager
15 44 (3.32%) Server Engineer
16 42 (3.17%) Support Analyst
17 41 (3.10%) Solutions Architect
17 41 (3.10%) Wintel Consultant
18 39 (2.95%) VMware Specialist
19 38 (2.87%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (1.28%) .NET
2 14 (1.06%) Middleware
3 11 (0.83%) Web Services
4 9 (0.68%) Software Packaging
5 8 (0.60%) RabbitMQ
6 7 (0.53%) LAMP
6 7 (0.53%) COM+
7 6 (0.45%) ASP.NET
7 6 (0.45%) HTML
8 5 (0.38%) XML
9 4 (0.30%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 4 (0.30%) Application Packaging
10 3 (0.23%) CSS
11 2 (0.15%) COM
11 2 (0.15%) X-Windows
12 1 (0.076%) XSLT
12 1 (0.076%) SOAP
12 1 (0.076%) ActiveMQ
12 1 (0.076%) Ajax
12 1 (0.076%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 156 (11.78%) Clustering
2 86 (6.50%) Blackberry
3 77 (5.82%) Analytical Skills
4 62 (4.68%) Replication
5 61 (4.61%) Thin Client
5 61 (4.61%) Fat Client
6 49 (3.70%) EqualLogic
7 36 (2.72%) FlexPod
8 29 (2.19%) Management Information System
9 24 (1.81%) Enterprise Storage
10 23 (1.74%) Client/Server
11 21 (1.59%) Firmware
12 20 (1.51%) CLARiiON
13 19 (1.44%) Computer Science
14 15 (1.13%) Celerra
15 12 (0.91%) e-Health
16 10 (0.76%) IBM XIV
17 9 (0.68%) CMDB
18 8 (0.60%) Hedge funds
19 6 (0.45%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 1004 (75.83%) Windows
2 489 (36.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 286 (21.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 252 (19.03%) Linux
5 245 (18.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 98 (7.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 80 (6.04%) Windows 7
8 79 (5.97%) UNIX
9 65 (4.91%) Windows Vista
10 49 (3.70%) CentOS
11 37 (2.79%) Windows 8
12 36 (2.72%) Windows XP
13 30 (2.27%) Solaris
14 23 (1.74%) AIX
15 18 (1.36%) Windows 2000 Server
16 10 (0.76%) Windows 2000
17 8 (0.60%) Debian
18 6 (0.45%) Oracle Linux
19 5 (0.38%) Windows Phone
20 3 (0.23%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 389 (29.38%) ITIL
2 177 (13.37%) Disaster Recovery
3 99 (7.48%) Project Management
4 91 (6.87%) Change Control
5 83 (6.27%) Load Balancing
6 77 (5.82%) Migration
7 74 (5.59%) Change Management
8 58 (4.38%) Capacity Management
8 58 (4.38%) Performance Tuning
9 50 (3.78%) Incident Management
10 47 (3.55%) Service Delivery
11 44 (3.32%) Service Management
12 41 (3.10%) Business Continuity
13 39 (2.95%) Root Cause Analysis
14 37 (2.79%) PRINCE2
14 37 (2.79%) Capacity Planning
15 36 (2.72%) Technical Architecture
16 33 (2.49%) Problem Management
17 31 (2.34%) Mobile Device Management
18 27 (2.04%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 194 (14.65%) PowerShell
2 187 (14.12%) SQL
3 28 (2.11%) Perl
3 28 (2.11%) PHP
4 25 (1.89%) VBScript
5 20 (1.51%) Bash Shell
6 17 (1.28%) VB
7 15 (1.13%) C
8 10 (0.76%) Java
9 7 (0.53%) Shell Script
10 5 (0.38%) Python
11 3 (0.23%) JavaScript
11 3 (0.23%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.076%) C#
12 1 (0.076%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 754 (56.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 581 (43.88%) MCSE
3 438 (33.08%) Cisco Certification
4 403 (30.44%) MCITP
5 355 (26.81%) CCNA
6 256 (19.34%) Citrix Certification
7 250 (18.88%) MCSA
8 242 (18.28%) MCP
9 220 (16.62%) CCA
10 187 (14.12%) CCNP
11 143 (10.80%) VCAP
12 127 (9.59%) Degree
13 124 (9.37%) VCP5
14 116 (8.76%) MCTS
15 112 (8.46%) NCDA
16 94 (7.10%) NCIE
17 89 (6.72%) Security Cleared
18 71 (5.36%) SC Cleared
19 47 (3.55%) CCEE
20 42 (3.17%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (6.19%) SLA
2 34 (2.57%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.30%) COBIT
4 3 (0.23%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.15%) QA
System Software
1 1037 (78.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 614 (46.37%) Active Directory
3 363 (27.42%) vSphere
4 334 (25.23%) Hyper-V
5 245 (18.50%) XenApp
6 232 (17.52%) VMware ESX
7 149 (11.25%) VMware ESXi
8 142 (10.73%) XenDesktop
9 100 (7.55%) vCloud
10 71 (5.36%) XenServer
10 71 (5.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 52 (3.93%) VMware Server
12 49 (3.70%) Terminal Services
13 29 (2.19%) Microsoft App-V
14 20 (1.51%) NFS
15 19 (1.44%) VMFS
16 16 (1.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 15 (1.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
18 14 (1.06%) VMware Workstation
19 8 (0.60%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 107 (8.08%) SCCM
2 93 (7.02%) SCOM
3 82 (6.19%) Backup Exec
4 70 (5.29%) NetBackup
5 27 (2.04%) WSUS
6 26 (1.96%) Norton AntiVirus
7 24 (1.81%) Puppet
8 23 (1.74%) ARCserve
9 19 (1.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 19 (1.44%) HP SIM
10 18 (1.36%) Nagios
11 17 (1.28%) SolarWinds Orion
12 16 (1.21%) Cacti
12 16 (1.21%) XenMobile
13 13 (0.98%) EMC NetWorker
13 13 (0.98%) Tivoli
14 11 (0.83%) SCVMM
15 9 (0.68%) Veritas Storage Foundation
16 7 (0.53%) Opsview
17 6 (0.45%) Foglight
Vendors
1 1324 (100.00%) VMware
2 843 (63.67%) Microsoft
3 555 (41.92%) Citrix
4 510 (38.52%) Cisco
5 339 (25.60%) HP
6 317 (23.94%) NetApp
7 181 (13.67%) EMC
8 159 (12.01%) Dell
9 95 (7.18%) IBM
10 91 (6.87%) Red Hat
10 91 (6.87%) Symantec
11 82 (6.19%) Juniper
12 69 (5.21%) Veeam
13 56 (4.23%) F5
14 55 (4.15%) Oracle
15 53 (4.00%) CheckPoint
16 42 (3.17%) 3PAR
17 35 (2.64%) SolarWinds
18 27 (2.04%) Brocade
19 24 (1.81%) CommVault
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Car
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum + car + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car Allow Bonus Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Coalville, Leicestershire
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Home Based Contrac
Posted: 2 days ago
Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £33000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
ITS
Salary: Salary Depending on skills match, experience and qualifications
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £54000 - £480000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + £10k bonus, £6k car, negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Car allowance, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £33000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago