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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 78 85 78
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 13 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.28% 0.43% 1.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.00% 1.37% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 12
Average salary £39,000 £41,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.58% -7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £36,750 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -6.66%
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
325 293 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 32.08% 31.37% 40.81%
Number of salaries quoted 234 245 303
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,400 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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)
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Histogram 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 3 July 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
Cheltenham +8 7 £35,000 -6.04%
Cirencester -1 3 £40,000 -11.11%
Gloucester - 2 £38,750 -
Stroud - 2 £45,000 -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
South West

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 28 (100.00%) VMware
2 26 (92.86%) Microsoft
3 24 (85.71%) Citrix
3 24 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (85.71%) Windows
4 21 (75.00%) MCSE
5 18 (64.29%) MS Exchange
5 18 (64.29%) Backup Exec
6 16 (57.14%) Symantec
7 15 (53.57%) SAN
8 14 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
8 14 (50.00%) vSphere
9 13 (46.43%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (46.43%) Citrix Certification
10 12 (42.86%) SQL
10 12 (42.86%) XenApp
11 11 (39.29%) Linux
11 11 (39.29%) ITIL
11 11 (39.29%) TCP/IP
12 10 (35.71%) CCA
12 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (35.71%) Veeam
12 10 (35.71%) VMware ESXi
12 10 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2003
13 9 (32.14%) MCITP
13 9 (32.14%) Office 365
13 9 (32.14%) XenDesktop
13 9 (32.14%) Sophos
13 9 (32.14%) VMware ESX
13 9 (32.14%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 18 (64.29%) MS Exchange
2 10 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (25.00%) Lync
5 3 (10.71%) OpenStack
6 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 7 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (32.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (53.57%) SAN
2 11 (39.29%) TCP/IP
3 8 (28.57%) VPN
3 8 (28.57%) Firewall
4 7 (25.00%) Wireless
4 7 (25.00%) VLAN
4 7 (25.00%) WAN
4 7 (25.00%) NetScaler
5 5 (17.86%) iSCSI
6 2 (7.14%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Help Desk Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Consultant
3 3 (10.71%) Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Team Leader
3 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 3 (10.71%) Server Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 2 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Services Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Server Support Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Service Manager
4 2 (7.14%) IT Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Server Support
4 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Clustering
2 6 (21.43%) PDA
3 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (85.71%) Windows
2 11 (39.29%) Linux
3 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) ITIL
2 6 (21.43%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
3 3 (10.71%) Service Management
3 3 (10.71%) Change Management
3 3 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (10.71%) Problem Management
4 2 (7.14%) Line Management
4 2 (7.14%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) SQL
2 6 (21.43%) VBScript
2 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (75.00%) MCSE
3 13 (46.43%) Citrix Certification
4 10 (35.71%) CCA
5 9 (32.14%) MCSA
5 9 (32.14%) MCITP
6 4 (14.29%) CCNA
6 4 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (10.71%) DV Cleared
7 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
8 2 (7.14%) Degree
8 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (50.00%) vSphere
2 13 (46.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (42.86%) XenApp
4 10 (35.71%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (32.14%) XenDesktop
5 9 (32.14%) VMware ESX
6 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 8 (28.57%) Hyper-V
7 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 1 (3.57%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (64.29%) Backup Exec
2 14 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (28.57%) WSUS
4 7 (25.00%) SCCM
4 7 (25.00%) SCOM
4 7 (25.00%) SCVMM
5 6 (21.43%) Zenoss
5 6 (21.43%) WhatsUp Gold
5 6 (21.43%) NetBackup
6 5 (17.86%) vMotion
7 1 (3.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) VMware
2 26 (92.86%) Microsoft
3 24 (85.71%) Citrix
4 16 (57.14%) Symantec
5 10 (35.71%) Veeam
6 9 (32.14%) Sophos
7 7 (25.00%) Websense
8 6 (21.43%) NetApp
8 6 (21.43%) Red Hat
9 5 (17.86%) HP
10 3 (10.71%) Cisco
11 1 (3.57%) AppSense
11 1 (3.57%) Apple