The first table below looks at the demand for VCP5 in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCP5 over the 3 months to 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank 613 562 593
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +31
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 23 47 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.048% 0.11% 0.076%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.19% 0.42% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 21 44 37
Average salary £60,000 £46,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £41,800 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,750 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-13.97% +3.33%
Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11987 11148 12719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.06% 25.18% 24.81%
Number of salaries quoted 9619 9010 11054
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
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% -
VCP5
England

VCP5
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VCP5 across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VCP5 Jobs Demand Trend in London

VCP5
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VCP5 across the London region.

VCP5 Salary Trend in London

VCP5
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VCP5 across the London region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

VCP5 Salary Histogram in London

VCP5
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VCP5 within the London region over the 3 months to 1 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
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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 -14 7 £62,500 +34.40%
Docklands, London - 2 £34,000 -
VCP5
England

VCP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing VCP5 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 VCP5.

1 67 (91.78%) VMware
1 67 (91.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 63 (86.30%) Windows
3 58 (79.45%) SAN
4 53 (72.60%) Microsoft
5 48 (65.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 46 (63.01%) VMware Infrastructure
7 45 (61.64%) Citrix
8 44 (60.27%) HP
8 44 (60.27%) MCSE
9 43 (58.90%) Active Directory
10 39 (53.42%) EMC
10 39 (53.42%) MCITP
11 38 (52.05%) MS Exchange
12 37 (50.68%) XenApp
12 37 (50.68%) Exchange Server 2010
13 36 (49.32%) MS Excel
14 35 (47.95%) XenServer
15 33 (45.21%) XenDesktop
15 33 (45.21%) HP ASE
15 33 (45.21%) vSphere
15 33 (45.21%) PRINCE2
15 33 (45.21%) Cisco
16 31 (42.47%) HP AIS
16 31 (42.47%) Exchange Server 2013
17 28 (38.36%) Windows Server 2012
18 27 (36.99%) 3PAR
18 27 (36.99%) Windows Server 2008
18 27 (36.99%) Dell
19 23 (31.51%) Windows Server 2003

VCP5
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing VCP5 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 VCP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 38 (52.05%) MS Exchange
2 37 (50.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (42.47%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (9.59%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.74%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.37%) Lync
6 1 (1.37%) IIS
Applications
1 36 (49.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.96%) PaaS
1 8 (10.96%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (79.45%) SAN
2 10 (13.70%) DNS
3 6 (8.22%) Firewall
3 6 (8.22%) DHCP
4 4 (5.48%) iSCSI
4 4 (5.48%) SNMP
4 4 (5.48%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (2.74%) VLAN
5 2 (2.74%) NAS
5 2 (2.74%) VoIP
6 1 (1.37%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.37%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (1.37%) WLAN
6 1 (1.37%) WAN
6 1 (1.37%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.37%) VPN
6 1 (1.37%) SSL
6 1 (1.37%) LAN
6 1 (1.37%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.33%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (16.44%) Finance
2 3 (4.11%) Banking
2 3 (4.11%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.37%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (32.88%) Architect
2 15 (20.55%) Virtualisation Specialist
3 13 (17.81%) Storage Specialist
3 13 (17.81%) Senior Storage Specialist
4 12 (16.44%) Consultant
5 9 (12.33%) Senior Architect
6 8 (10.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (9.59%) Technical Specialist
8 6 (8.22%) Senior Technical Specialist
8 6 (8.22%) Analyst
9 5 (6.85%) VMware Architect
9 5 (6.85%) Virtualisation Consultant
9 5 (6.85%) Storage Architect
9 5 (6.85%) HP Storage Architect
9 5 (6.85%) EMC Storage Architect
9 5 (6.85%) Virtualisation Architect
10 4 (5.48%) EMC Storage Consultant
10 4 (5.48%) HP Storage Consultant
10 4 (5.48%) VMware Consultant
10 4 (5.48%) Head of Infrastructure
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.70%) Firmware
2 6 (8.22%) EqualLogic
3 3 (4.11%) Hedge funds
3 3 (4.11%) Clustering
4 1 (1.37%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.37%) CCTV
4 1 (1.37%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 63 (86.30%) Windows
2 28 (38.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 27 (36.99%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (31.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (6.85%) Linux
5 5 (6.85%) Windows 7
6 4 (5.48%) UNIX
6 4 (5.48%) Solaris
6 4 (5.48%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (45.21%) PRINCE2
2 21 (28.77%) ITIL
3 12 (16.44%) Project Management
4 11 (15.07%) Capacity Management
5 10 (13.70%) BCP
6 8 (10.96%) ITSM
7 5 (6.85%) Service Delivery
8 4 (5.48%) Migration
9 2 (2.74%) Information Security
9 2 (2.74%) Problem Management
9 2 (2.74%) Project Planning
10 1 (1.37%) Change Control
10 1 (1.37%) Business Continuity Planning
10 1 (1.37%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (1.37%) E-Commerce
10 1 (1.37%) Service Management
10 1 (1.37%) Time Management
10 1 (1.37%) Performance Management
10 1 (1.37%) Network Architecture
10 1 (1.37%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (19.18%) PowerShell
2 8 (10.96%) C
3 7 (9.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 67 (91.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 48 (65.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 44 (60.27%) MCSE
4 39 (53.42%) MCITP
5 33 (45.21%) HP ASE
6 31 (42.47%) HP AIS
7 18 (24.66%) VCP4
8 10 (13.70%) Citrix Certification
9 9 (12.33%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (10.96%) Degree
10 8 (10.96%) CCNA
11 6 (8.22%) MCSA
12 5 (6.85%) CCEE
13 4 (5.48%) CCEA
13 4 (5.48%) CCA
13 4 (5.48%) VCAP
14 1 (1.37%) NCIE
14 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
14 1 (1.37%) MCTS
System Software
1 46 (63.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (58.90%) Active Directory
3 37 (50.68%) XenApp
4 35 (47.95%) XenServer
5 33 (45.21%) XenDesktop
5 33 (45.21%) vSphere
6 5 (6.85%) VMware ESX
6 5 (6.85%) Hyper-V
7 4 (5.48%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.37%) UAG
8 1 (1.37%) vCloud
8 1 (1.37%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 19 (26.03%) SCOM
2 6 (8.22%) SCCM
3 4 (5.48%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (5.48%) AppManager
Vendors
1 67 (91.78%) VMware
2 53 (72.60%) Microsoft
3 45 (61.64%) Citrix
4 44 (60.27%) HP
5 39 (53.42%) EMC
6 33 (45.21%) Cisco
7 27 (36.99%) 3PAR
7 27 (36.99%) Dell
8 7 (9.59%) NetApp
9 4 (5.48%) LANDesk
9 4 (5.48%) Sun
9 4 (5.48%) NetIQ
9 4 (5.48%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.74%) ProCurve
10 2 (2.74%) Avaya
11 1 (1.37%) Aerohive Networks
11 1 (1.37%) IBM
11 1 (1.37%) Novell