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

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 368 408 357
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -51
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 733 597 780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.69% 0.59% 0.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.53% 2.22% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 633 513 680
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 £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.57% +5.55%
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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
28950 26864 31333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.10% 26.59% 28.83%
Number of salaries quoted 23058 22142 26394
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
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 20 October 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 October 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 +8 239 £50,000 +11.11% 20
South East +15 194 £42,500 -10.52% 14
Yorkshire +15 77 £47,750 +0.52% 7
West Midlands -3 71 £37,500 -16.66% 5
South West +17 61 £42,500 -5.55% 11
North West 0 57 £40,000 +6.66% 13
East of England -30 46 £42,500 -5.55% 11
East Midlands -12 27 £37,500 -16.66% 6
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VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 1331 (100.00%) VMware
2 1022 (76.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1008 (75.73%) Windows
4 844 (63.41%) Microsoft
5 756 (56.80%) Microsoft Certification
6 623 (46.81%) Active Directory
7 593 (44.55%) MCSE
8 554 (41.62%) Citrix
9 501 (37.64%) SAN
10 488 (36.66%) Windows Server 2008
11 474 (35.61%) Cisco
12 442 (33.21%) MS Exchange
13 430 (32.31%) Cisco Certification
14 404 (30.35%) MCITP
15 368 (27.65%) ITIL
15 368 (27.65%) vSphere
16 351 (26.37%) CCNA
16 351 (26.37%) HP
17 327 (24.57%) Hyper-V
18 313 (23.52%) NetApp
19 312 (23.44%) MS Excel
20 289 (21.71%) Windows Server 2012
21 266 (19.98%) Citrix Certification
22 260 (19.53%) Firewall
23 258 (19.38%) Exchange Server 2010
24 251 (18.86%) MCSA
25 249 (18.71%) MCP
26 246 (18.48%) Linux
27 244 (18.33%) Windows Server 2003
28 239 (17.96%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (33.21%) MS Exchange
2 258 (19.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 194 (14.58%) Exchange Server 2007
4 154 (11.57%) Exchange Server 2003
5 149 (11.19%) Exchange Server 2013
6 121 (9.09%) SharePoint
7 118 (8.87%) IIS
8 79 (5.94%) Exchange Server 2000
9 71 (5.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 66 (4.96%) Lync
11 43 (3.23%) Apache
12 14 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
12 14 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
13 10 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
14 9 (0.68%) Office Communications Server
14 9 (0.68%) Tomcat
15 6 (0.45%) Apache Solr
16 5 (0.38%) Lotus Domino
17 4 (0.30%) IBM Notes
17 4 (0.30%) TPMS
Applications
1 312 (23.44%) MS Excel
2 54 (4.06%) MS Office
3 12 (0.90%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.45%) MS Project
5 3 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.075%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (0.38%) Summit
2 3 (0.23%) Tridion
3 2 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.075%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.075%) Agresso
4 1 (0.075%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.075%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 33 (2.48%) Office 365
2 26 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
3 24 (1.80%) SaaS
4 21 (1.58%) IaaS
5 20 (1.50%) PaaS
6 15 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.30%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.15%) Heroku
10 1 (0.075%) ElastiCache
10 1 (0.075%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 501 (37.64%) SAN
2 260 (19.53%) Firewall
3 239 (17.96%) TCP/IP
4 208 (15.63%) DNS
5 158 (11.87%) VPN
6 144 (10.82%) DHCP
7 142 (10.67%) WAN
8 139 (10.44%) LAN
9 133 (9.99%) NAS
10 68 (5.11%) NetScaler
11 66 (4.96%) iSCSI
12 56 (4.21%) Cisco ASA
13 55 (4.13%) SSL
14 52 (3.91%) VLAN
15 51 (3.83%) Internet
16 50 (3.76%) MPLS
17 48 (3.61%) BGP
17 48 (3.61%) Cisco Nexus
18 43 (3.23%) OSPF
19 42 (3.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 212 (15.93%) SQL Server
2 75 (5.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 50 (3.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 41 (3.08%) MySQL
5 18 (1.35%) Relational Database
6 15 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (1.13%) RDBMS
7 10 (0.75%) SQL Server 2000
7 10 (0.75%) Informix
7 10 (0.75%) Oracle Database
8 8 (0.60%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (0.45%) DB2
10 2 (0.15%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.15%) Big Data
11 1 (0.075%) Infinispan
11 1 (0.075%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.075%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.075%) Redis
11 1 (0.075%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (0.75%) Subversion
1 10 (0.75%) Git (software)
1 10 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (0.53%) Hudson
2 7 (0.53%) Jenkins
2 7 (0.53%) JIRA
3 6 (0.45%) WebLOAD
4 1 (0.075%) ProC
4 1 (0.075%) MSI
General
1 143 (10.74%) Finance
2 22 (1.65%) Banking
3 18 (1.35%) Retail
4 16 (1.20%) Telecoms
4 16 (1.20%) Back Office
5 11 (0.83%) Legal
5 11 (0.83%) French Language
6 8 (0.60%) German Language
6 8 (0.60%) Spanish Language
6 8 (0.60%) Advertising
6 8 (0.60%) Games
7 6 (0.45%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.38%) Law
9 4 (0.30%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.23%) Publishing
11 2 (0.15%) Marketing
11 2 (0.15%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.075%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.075%) Electronics
12 1 (0.075%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 252 (18.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 246 (18.48%) Consultant
3 166 (12.47%) Architect
4 146 (10.97%) Support Engineer
5 103 (7.74%) 3rd Line Support
6 97 (7.29%) Analyst
7 96 (7.21%) Systems Engineer
8 62 (4.66%) VMware Engineer
9 59 (4.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 53 (3.98%) Solutions Architect
11 51 (3.83%) Administrator
12 50 (3.76%) Infrastructure Manager
13 48 (3.61%) Technical Architect
14 47 (3.53%) Server Engineer
14 47 (3.53%) Wintel Consultant
15 46 (3.46%) Systems Administrator
16 45 (3.38%) VMware Specialist
17 44 (3.31%) Support Analyst
17 44 (3.31%) Technical Consultant
18 40 (3.01%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (1.43%) .NET
2 15 (1.13%) Middleware
2 15 (1.13%) Web Services
3 11 (0.83%) COM+
4 8 (0.60%) Software Packaging
4 8 (0.60%) RabbitMQ
5 7 (0.53%) Application Packaging
6 6 (0.45%) XML
6 6 (0.45%) ASP.NET
7 5 (0.38%) HTML
8 2 (0.15%) COM
8 2 (0.15%) CSS
8 2 (0.15%) X-Windows
8 2 (0.15%) LAMP
9 1 (0.075%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (0.075%) Ajax
9 1 (0.075%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 1 (0.075%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.075%) SOAP
9 1 (0.075%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 146 (10.97%) Clustering
2 90 (6.76%) Blackberry
3 77 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
4 63 (4.73%) Thin Client
4 63 (4.73%) Fat Client
5 51 (3.83%) EqualLogic
6 50 (3.76%) Replication
7 30 (2.25%) Enterprise Storage
7 30 (2.25%) FlexPod
8 26 (1.95%) Management Information System
9 24 (1.80%) Computer Science
10 23 (1.73%) CLARiiON
11 22 (1.65%) Client/Server
12 13 (0.98%) Celerra
13 12 (0.90%) e-Health
13 12 (0.90%) Performance Metrics
14 11 (0.83%) IBM XIV
15 9 (0.68%) CMDB
16 8 (0.60%) Hedge funds
17 6 (0.45%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 1008 (75.73%) Windows
2 488 (36.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 289 (21.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 246 (18.48%) Linux
5 244 (18.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 87 (6.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 73 (5.48%) UNIX
7 73 (5.48%) Windows 7
8 72 (5.41%) Windows Vista
9 54 (4.06%) CentOS
10 32 (2.40%) Windows XP
11 29 (2.18%) Windows 8
12 25 (1.88%) Solaris
13 15 (1.13%) AIX
14 14 (1.05%) Windows 2000 Server
15 10 (0.75%) Windows 2000
16 9 (0.68%) Debian
17 5 (0.38%) Windows Phone
18 3 (0.23%) Windows Phone 8
18 3 (0.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 368 (27.65%) ITIL
2 175 (13.15%) Disaster Recovery
3 107 (8.04%) Project Management
4 98 (7.36%) Change Control
5 63 (4.73%) Performance Tuning
6 60 (4.51%) Change Management
6 60 (4.51%) Migration
6 60 (4.51%) Load Balancing
7 51 (3.83%) Capacity Management
8 50 (3.76%) Service Delivery
9 47 (3.53%) Incident Management
10 43 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
11 42 (3.16%) PRINCE2
12 39 (2.93%) Business Continuity
13 38 (2.85%) Service Management
14 37 (2.78%) Technical Architecture
15 35 (2.63%) Capacity Planning
16 32 (2.40%) Mentoring
17 31 (2.33%) Mobile Device Management
18 28 (2.10%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 203 (15.25%) PowerShell
2 165 (12.40%) SQL
3 32 (2.40%) Perl
4 31 (2.33%) PHP
5 22 (1.65%) Bash Shell
6 19 (1.43%) VBScript
7 17 (1.28%) VB
8 16 (1.20%) C
9 11 (0.83%) Shell Script
10 8 (0.60%) Java
11 4 (0.30%) Python
12 3 (0.23%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.15%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.075%) C#
14 1 (0.075%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 756 (56.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 593 (44.55%) MCSE
3 430 (32.31%) Cisco Certification
4 404 (30.35%) MCITP
5 351 (26.37%) CCNA
6 266 (19.98%) Citrix Certification
7 251 (18.86%) MCSA
8 249 (18.71%) MCP
9 231 (17.36%) CCA
10 172 (12.92%) CCNP
11 133 (9.99%) VCAP
12 115 (8.64%) Degree
13 110 (8.26%) VCP5
14 105 (7.89%) MCTS
15 96 (7.21%) NCDA
16 86 (6.46%) Security Cleared
17 80 (6.01%) NCIE
18 66 (4.96%) SC Cleared
19 52 (3.91%) VCP4
20 51 (3.83%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (5.79%) SLA
2 19 (1.43%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.38%) COBIT
4 4 (0.30%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.15%) QA
5 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1022 (76.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 623 (46.81%) Active Directory
3 368 (27.65%) vSphere
4 327 (24.57%) Hyper-V
5 239 (17.96%) XenApp
6 233 (17.51%) VMware ESX
7 155 (11.65%) VMware ESXi
8 134 (10.07%) XenDesktop
9 121 (9.09%) vCloud
10 72 (5.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 55 (4.13%) XenServer
12 54 (4.06%) VMware Server
13 44 (3.31%) Terminal Services
14 29 (2.18%) Microsoft App-V
15 21 (1.58%) NFS
16 18 (1.35%) Firmware
16 18 (1.35%) VMFS
17 16 (1.20%) VMware Workstation
18 15 (1.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
19 12 (0.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 100 (7.51%) SCCM
2 97 (7.29%) SCOM
3 74 (5.56%) Backup Exec
4 69 (5.18%) NetBackup
5 28 (2.10%) WSUS
6 24 (1.80%) Puppet
7 22 (1.65%) HP SIM
7 22 (1.65%) XenMobile
8 20 (1.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 19 (1.43%) Nagios
9 19 (1.43%) EMC NetWorker
10 18 (1.35%) Cacti
10 18 (1.35%) Norton AntiVirus
11 15 (1.13%) ARCserve
12 14 (1.05%) SolarWinds Orion
13 11 (0.83%) Tivoli
14 10 (0.75%) SCVMM
15 9 (0.68%) NetCrunch
16 8 (0.60%) Veritas Storage Foundation
16 8 (0.60%) WMI
Vendors
1 1331 (100.00%) VMware
2 844 (63.41%) Microsoft
3 554 (41.62%) Citrix
4 474 (35.61%) Cisco
5 351 (26.37%) HP
6 313 (23.52%) NetApp
7 205 (15.40%) EMC
8 162 (12.17%) Dell
9 91 (6.84%) IBM
10 86 (6.46%) Symantec
11 79 (5.94%) Red Hat
12 69 (5.18%) Veeam
13 64 (4.81%) Juniper
14 50 (3.76%) Oracle
15 48 (3.61%) 3PAR
16 46 (3.46%) F5
17 41 (3.08%) CheckPoint
18 37 (2.78%) Brocade
19 35 (2.63%) SolarWinds
20 26 (1.95%) CommVault
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + £10k bonus, £6k car, negotiable
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40k + £460 per month car allowance
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £43000 - £45000 per annum + bens + £3k on-call
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefi6s
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefi6s
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefi6s
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefi6s
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefi6s
Posted: 22 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + 20% bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
JWResource
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,500 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent package and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago