The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 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 London region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional 4 (VCP4)
Rank 637 571 615
Rank change year-on-year
-66 +44
Permanent jobs citing VCP4 14 30 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.029% 0.068% 0.037%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.12% 0.27% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 13 29 19
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £43,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-19.42% -2.77%
Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
12124 11188 12701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.19% 25.21% 24.71%
Number of salaries quoted 9733 9029 11050
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
VCP4
England

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 30 July 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 30 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
City of London -25 5 £63,750 +30.10%
Docklands, London - 2 £34,000 -
VCP4
England

VCP4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 23 (100.00%) Windows
1 23 (100.00%) VMware
1 23 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 18 (78.26%) VCP5
3 16 (69.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (69.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (65.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (65.22%) ITIL
5 14 (60.87%) SCOM
6 13 (56.52%) BCP
7 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
7 11 (47.83%) PowerShell
7 11 (47.83%) Capacity Management
8 10 (43.48%) Firmware
8 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (43.48%) MCSE
9 9 (39.13%) Project Management
10 8 (34.78%) C
10 8 (34.78%) ITSM
10 8 (34.78%) PaaS
10 8 (34.78%) IaaS
11 7 (30.43%) Finance
11 7 (30.43%) SAN
12 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
12 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
12 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (26.09%) Degree
13 5 (21.74%) iSCSI
13 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
13 5 (21.74%) Citrix

VCP4
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 4 (17.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 8 (34.78%) PaaS
1 8 (34.78%) IaaS
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) SAN
2 5 (21.74%) iSCSI
3 4 (17.39%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (13.04%) DNS
5 2 (8.70%) SNMP
6 1 (4.35%) FCoE
6 1 (4.35%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Banking
2 3 (13.04%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Administrator
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Leader
3 4 (17.39%) Head of Infrastructure
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Storage Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Support
5 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Firmware
2 3 (13.04%) Hedge funds
3 2 (8.70%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (69.57%) Windows Server 2012
2 16 (69.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (65.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (17.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) ITIL
2 13 (56.52%) BCP
3 11 (47.83%) Capacity Management
4 9 (39.13%) Project Management
5 8 (34.78%) ITSM
6 4 (17.39%) Migration
7 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
8 1 (4.35%) Change Control
8 1 (4.35%) Performance Management
8 1 (4.35%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) PowerShell
2 8 (34.78%) C
3 4 (17.39%) SQL
4 1 (4.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 18 (78.26%) VCP5
3 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (43.48%) MCSE
4 6 (26.09%) Degree
5 5 (21.74%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (17.39%) CCEA
6 4 (17.39%) CCA
6 4 (17.39%) VCAP
7 1 (4.35%) NCDA
7 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
7 1 (4.35%) MCSA
7 1 (4.35%) MCP
7 1 (4.35%) CCNA
7 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
1 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (17.39%) VMware ESX
2 4 (17.39%) XenApp
3 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.35%) NFS
Systems Management
1 14 (60.87%) SCOM
2 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.35%) Nagios
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
3 5 (21.74%) Citrix
4 4 (17.39%) HP
4 4 (17.39%) LANDesk
4 4 (17.39%) 3PAR
5 3 (13.04%) NetApp
6 1 (4.35%) Qualys
6 1 (4.35%) Symantec
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco
6 1 (4.35%) EMC