The table below looks at the statistics for VCP4 in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCP4 over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional 4 (VCP4)
Rank 617 600 629
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +29
Permanent jobs citing VCP4 6 23 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.013% 0.052% 0.036%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.052% 0.21% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 22 18
Average salary £54,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.00% -4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +5.55%
VCP4
England

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

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11646 11087 12905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.74% 25.13% 25.53%
Number of salaries quoted 9273 9061 11095
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VCP4
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VCP4 across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VCP4 Jobs Demand Trend in London

VCP4
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VCP4 across the London region.

VCP4 Salary Trend in London

VCP4
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VCP4 across the London region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

VCP4 Salary Histogram in London

VCP4
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VCP4 within the London region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
City of London -18 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £34,000 -
VCP4
England

VCP4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing VCP4 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 VCP4.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
1 14 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 14 (100.00%) VCP5
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2012
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (78.57%) Capacity Management
2 11 (78.57%) ITIL
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (71.43%) Firmware
3 10 (71.43%) PowerShell
3 10 (71.43%) SCOM
4 9 (64.29%) BCP
4 9 (64.29%) Project Management
5 8 (57.14%) ITSM
5 8 (57.14%) C
5 8 (57.14%) IaaS
5 8 (57.14%) PaaS
6 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (50.00%) Finance
7 6 (42.86%) Degree
8 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
9 3 (21.43%) Financial Institution
9 3 (21.43%) Banking
10 2 (14.29%) EqualLogic
10 2 (14.29%) SNMP
10 2 (14.29%) DNS
10 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
10 2 (14.29%) SAN

VCP4
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing VCP4 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 VCP4. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 8 (57.14%) PaaS
1 8 (57.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) SNMP
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
1 2 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
2 3 (21.43%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Technical Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Support
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Firmware
2 2 (14.29%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) ITIL
1 11 (78.57%) Capacity Management
2 9 (64.29%) BCP
2 9 (64.29%) Project Management
3 8 (57.14%) ITSM
4 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
4 1 (7.14%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) PowerShell
2 8 (57.14%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 14 (100.00%) VCP5
2 6 (42.86%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) MCSE
3 1 (7.14%) MCSA
3 1 (7.14%) CCNA
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (71.43%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) EMC
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix