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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 94 86 77
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 9 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.64% 0.74% 0.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.31% 2.54% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 4
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +27.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-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
390 315 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 27.60% 29.01% 27.75%
Number of salaries quoted 325 210 202
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,745 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £52,500
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)
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 19 December 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 - 4 £45,000 -
Brentwood - 2 £47,500 -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 16 (94.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (88.24%) Citrix
4 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
5 12 (70.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (70.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (64.71%) MS Exchange
6 11 (64.71%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (64.71%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (58.82%) Clustering
8 9 (52.94%) Cisco
9 8 (47.06%) HP
9 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
9 8 (47.06%) MCSE
9 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (41.18%) Firewall
10 7 (41.18%) VPN
10 7 (41.18%) SQL
10 7 (41.18%) Juniper
10 7 (41.18%) Symantec
10 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
11 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
11 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
11 6 (35.29%) ITIL
11 6 (35.29%) Project Management
11 6 (35.29%) VLAN
11 6 (35.29%) Fibre Channel
12 5 (29.41%) CCNP

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 11 (64.71%) MS Exchange
1 11 (64.71%) Exchange Server 2010
1 11 (64.71%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (29.41%) Lync
2 5 (29.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (17.65%) IIS
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
2 7 (41.18%) VPN
2 7 (41.18%) Firewall
3 6 (35.29%) VLAN
3 6 (35.29%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (29.41%) Junos
4 5 (29.41%) SAN
4 5 (29.41%) Broadband
5 2 (11.76%) DNS
5 2 (11.76%) LDAP
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (5.88%) LAN
6 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (23.53%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) Support Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (29.41%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 4 (23.53%) Technical Support
2 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Technical Support Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Server Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Storage Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Support Team Leader
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 2 (11.76%) Team Leader
4 2 (11.76%) Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Clustering
2 5 (29.41%) Blackberry
3 2 (11.76%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 12 (70.59%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (70.59%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (29.41%) Linux
3 5 (29.41%) Windows XP
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
3 5 (29.41%) Windows 8
4 2 (11.76%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (5.88%) CentOS
5 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) ITIL
1 6 (35.29%) Project Management
2 5 (29.41%) Migration
2 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (29.41%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (11.76%) Identity Management
3 2 (11.76%) Data Management
3 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
3 2 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.88%) Change Management
4 1 (5.88%) Capacity Management
4 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.88%) Python
3 1 (5.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) MCSE
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (29.41%) MCP
3 5 (29.41%) CCNP
3 5 (29.41%) CCNA
4 4 (23.53%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (17.65%) VCP5
6 2 (11.76%) VCDX
6 2 (11.76%) NCDA
6 2 (11.76%) NCIE
6 2 (11.76%) VCAP
6 2 (11.76%) VTSP
6 2 (11.76%) CCA
6 2 (11.76%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (94.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
3 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
4 5 (29.41%) XenApp
4 5 (29.41%) XenDesktop
4 5 (29.41%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (23.53%) vSphere
6 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
6 1 (5.88%) XenServer
6 1 (5.88%) vCloud
6 1 (5.88%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Legato
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (88.24%) Citrix
3 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
4 9 (52.94%) Cisco
5 8 (47.06%) HP
6 7 (41.18%) Juniper
6 7 (41.18%) Symantec
7 5 (29.41%) NETGEAR
7 5 (29.41%) Dell
8 3 (17.65%) 3PAR
9 2 (11.76%) CommVault
9 2 (11.76%) NetApp
10 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
10 1 (5.88%) Avaya