The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 86 72 99
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +27
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 2 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.22% 1.10% 0.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.68% 2.95% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 3
Average salary £37,250 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.22% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £42,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Qualifications Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
295 305 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 32.38% 37.38% 43.99%
Number of salaries quoted 239 266 496
Average salary £38,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.31% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
South West

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 31 July 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 -11 2 £37,250 -14.85%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
South West

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (93.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (53.33%) HP ASE
3 8 (53.33%) HP
3 8 (53.33%) MCP
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (40.00%) Symantec
5 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (40.00%) IBM
5 6 (40.00%) Windows
5 6 (40.00%) Linux
5 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (33.33%) MCSE
6 5 (33.33%) Marketing
7 4 (26.67%) Firewall
7 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
7 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
7 4 (26.67%) VPN
7 4 (26.67%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (26.67%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
8 3 (20.00%) NetApp
8 3 (20.00%) Firmware
8 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
8 3 (20.00%) Open Source

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
1 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (13.33%) Apache
2 2 (13.33%) IIS
2 2 (13.33%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Firewall
1 4 (26.67%) VPN
2 2 (13.33%) VLAN
2 2 (13.33%) iSCSI
2 2 (13.33%) LAN
2 2 (13.33%) WAN
2 2 (13.33%) DHCP
2 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
2 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) DNS
2 2 (13.33%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
General
1 5 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Architect
2 6 (40.00%) Technical Architect
3 4 (26.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) FlexPod Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Project Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Firmware
1 3 (20.00%) Open Source
2 2 (13.33%) Replication
2 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (6.67%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
1 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Mobile Device Management
1 4 (26.67%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (20.00%) Computer Forensics
3 2 (13.33%) Quality Management
3 2 (13.33%) Time Management
3 2 (13.33%) QMS
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) HP ASE
1 8 (53.33%) MCP
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (33.33%) MCSE
4 3 (20.00%) MCTS
4 3 (20.00%) MCITP
5 2 (13.33%) HP MASE
5 2 (13.33%) MCSA
6 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
6 1 (6.67%) NCDA
6 1 (6.67%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (13.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (93.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (6.67%) vSphere
5 1 (6.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (53.33%) HP
3 6 (40.00%) Symantec
3 6 (40.00%) IBM
4 3 (20.00%) NetApp
5 2 (13.33%) Citrix
5 2 (13.33%) 3PAR
5 2 (13.33%) Dell
6 1 (6.67%) EMC
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco