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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 89 98 82
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -16
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 11 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.88% 0.080% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.06% 0.33% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 1
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.88%
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
360 300 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 28.85% 24.12% 22.59%
Number of salaries quoted 285 219 160
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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)
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Histogram 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 27 March 2015. 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
Brentwood - 5 £50,000 -
Leigh-on-Sea - 4 £26,500 -
Chelmsford - 2 £50,000 -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 18 (90.00%) Citrix
2 18 (90.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
4 14 (70.00%) SAN
4 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (70.00%) SQL
4 14 (70.00%) MS Exchange
4 14 (70.00%) Clustering
4 14 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (70.00%) XenApp
4 14 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (60.00%) HP
6 10 (50.00%) VLAN
6 10 (50.00%) XenDesktop
6 10 (50.00%) Lync
7 8 (40.00%) 3PAR
7 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (40.00%) MCSE
8 7 (35.00%) Linux
8 7 (35.00%) ITIL
8 7 (35.00%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (35.00%) Mentoring
9 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
10 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (20.00%) Firewall
10 4 (20.00%) Advertising

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 14 (70.00%) MS Exchange
1 14 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 14 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 10 (50.00%) Lync
3 4 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (70.00%) SAN
2 10 (50.00%) VLAN
3 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (20.00%) VPN
4 4 (20.00%) DNS
4 4 (20.00%) Broadband
4 4 (20.00%) WAN
4 4 (20.00%) DHCP
4 4 (20.00%) Junos
4 4 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 2 (10.00%) Platform Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
3 2 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Support Team Leader
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 14 (70.00%) Clustering
2 4 (20.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Windows
1 18 (90.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (35.00%) Linux
4 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) ITIL
1 7 (35.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (20.00%) Project Management
2 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (20.00%) Migration
3 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (15.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) MCSE
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (35.00%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (20.00%) MCP
3 4 (20.00%) CCNP
3 4 (20.00%) CCNA
3 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (10.00%) VCP5
System Software
1 14 (70.00%) XenApp
1 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
1 14 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 4 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (10.00%) vCloud
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (90.00%) Citrix
3 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (60.00%) HP
5 8 (40.00%) 3PAR
6 4 (20.00%) Dell
6 4 (20.00%) Juniper
6 4 (20.00%) Symantec
6 4 (20.00%) Cisco
6 4 (20.00%) NETGEAR
7 3 (15.00%) Brocade