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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional 4 (VCP4)
Rank 629 620 610
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -10
Permanent jobs citing VCP4 1 1 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.002% 0.002% 0.036%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.009% 0.009% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 17
Average salary - £62,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +64.47%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -20.00%
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
11176 11217 12183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.55% 25.16% 25.85%
Number of salaries quoted 9155 9027 10234
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 6 (100.00%) VCP5
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Capacity Management
2 4 (66.67%) IaaS
3 3 (50.00%) C
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Firmware
3 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (50.00%) ITSM
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) SCOM
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (50.00%) PaaS
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) CCNA
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (33.33%) BCP
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) IIS
5 1 (16.67%) MCSE

VCP4
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) IaaS
2 3 (50.00%) PaaS
3 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (16.67%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) Capacity Management
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) ITSM
3 2 (33.33%) BCP
4 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
4 1 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 6 (100.00%) VCP5
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (16.67%) MCSE
4 1 (16.67%) MCSA
4 1 (16.67%) CCNP
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (16.67%) JNCIA
4 1 (16.67%) NCDA
4 1 (16.67%) NCIE
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Firmware
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) ISA Server
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Juniper
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) Apple
4 1 (16.67%) HP