The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 94 82 72
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -10
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 3 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.23% 1.29% 0.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.87% 4.66% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 5
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.40%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.57% +5.55%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Qualifications Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
343 322 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 26.59% 27.66% 27.55%
Number of salaries quoted 261 243 198
Average salary £47,250 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.17% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £29,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 Essex

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Essex

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in Essex

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 24 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
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £41,250 -
Colchester - 1 £37,500 -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (75.00%) Windows
3 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (66.67%) Citrix
4 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
5 6 (50.00%) Cisco
6 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (41.67%) MCSE
6 5 (41.67%) VLAN
6 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (41.67%) vSphere
6 5 (41.67%) VCP5
7 4 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
7 4 (33.33%) Firewall
7 4 (33.33%) Juniper
7 4 (33.33%) SAN
7 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (33.33%) Symantec
7 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (33.33%) VPN
8 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
8 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 3 (25.00%) IIS
8 3 (25.00%) Project Management
8 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (25.00%) vCloud

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (25.00%) IIS
1 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (41.67%) VLAN
3 4 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (33.33%) VPN
3 4 (33.33%) SAN
3 4 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (16.67%) DNS
4 2 (16.67%) LDAP
4 2 (16.67%) Broadband
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (16.67%) Junos
5 1 (8.33%) LAN
5 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Storage Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Storage Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
1 2 (16.67%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (16.67%) Ubuntu
4 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (16.67%) CentOS
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (16.67%) Change Management
2 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (16.67%) Identity Management
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Data Management
2 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
2 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (16.67%) Capacity Management
2 2 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Perl
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
1 2 (16.67%) Python
1 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) MCSE
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (41.67%) VCP5
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (16.67%) MCP
3 2 (16.67%) CCNP
3 2 (16.67%) CCNA
3 2 (16.67%) CCA
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (16.67%) VCDX
3 2 (16.67%) NCDA
3 2 (16.67%) NCIE
3 2 (16.67%) VCAP
3 2 (16.67%) VTSP
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (41.67%) vSphere
3 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 3 (25.00%) vCloud
5 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (16.67%) XenServer
5 2 (16.67%) NFS
5 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Legato
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) Citrix
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco
4 4 (33.33%) Symantec
4 4 (33.33%) Juniper
5 2 (16.67%) CommVault
5 2 (16.67%) NetApp
5 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 2 (16.67%) HP
5 2 (16.67%) Dell
5 2 (16.67%) NETGEAR
6 1 (8.33%) Avaya