The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 82 75 88
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +13
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 5 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.53% 0.50% 0.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.45% 1.67% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 7
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +52.67%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.57% +5.55%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
346 240 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 36.34% 30.04% 42.76%
Number of salaries quoted 289 203 383
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Cheltenham -7 4 £47,500 +9.19% 1
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
South West

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) MCSE
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (57.14%) Symantec
3 4 (57.14%) IBM
3 4 (57.14%) HP
3 4 (57.14%) MCITP
3 4 (57.14%) HP ASE
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
5 2 (28.57%) VPN
5 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 2 (28.57%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 1 (14.29%) Open Source
6 1 (14.29%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) Retail
6 1 (14.29%) Computer Forensics
6 1 (14.29%) MCTS
6 1 (14.29%) VMware Server
6 1 (14.29%) SCCM

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) VPN
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
1 4 (57.14%) Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Sales Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Project Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Forensics
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) MCSE
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (57.14%) MCITP
2 4 (57.14%) HP ASE
3 1 (14.29%) MCTS
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) MCP
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Server
3 1 (14.29%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Symantec
3 4 (57.14%) IBM
3 4 (57.14%) HP