The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank 605 559 599
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +40
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 19 55 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.041% 0.12% 0.074%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.17% 0.50% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 18 52 32
Average salary £54,500 £46,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.20% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £41,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,250 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +4.65%
VCP5
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
11443 10967 12917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.76% 24.80% 25.78%
Number of salaries quoted 9144 9015 11030
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
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% -

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 12 September 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 12 September 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 +3 4 £45,000 -
Docklands, London +2 2 £37,500 -16.66%
VCP5
England

VCP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 39 (88.64%) Windows
2 35 (79.55%) VMware
2 35 (79.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 27 (61.36%) SAN
4 22 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (47.73%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (45.45%) Microsoft
7 19 (43.18%) ITIL
8 16 (36.36%) Citrix
8 16 (36.36%) SCOM
9 15 (34.09%) VCP4
9 15 (34.09%) HP
10 14 (31.82%) PowerShell
10 14 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (31.82%) Finance
11 13 (29.55%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (27.27%) CCNA
12 12 (27.27%) DNS
12 12 (27.27%) MCSE
13 11 (25.00%) MS Excel
13 11 (25.00%) Active Directory
13 11 (25.00%) EMC
13 11 (25.00%) MCITP
13 11 (25.00%) Capacity Management
14 10 (22.73%) EqualLogic
14 10 (22.73%) BCP
14 10 (22.73%) Project Management
14 10 (22.73%) Firmware

VCP5
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 9 (20.45%) MS Exchange
2 8 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (11.36%) SharePoint
4 4 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.27%) Lync
5 1 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.45%) IaaS
2 8 (18.18%) PaaS
3 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (61.36%) SAN
2 12 (27.27%) DNS
3 8 (18.18%) Firewall
4 6 (13.64%) SNMP
4 6 (13.64%) DHCP
5 4 (9.09%) VoIP
5 4 (9.09%) VLAN
6 2 (4.55%) NAS
7 1 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (2.27%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (2.27%) Network Security
7 1 (2.27%) Wireless
7 1 (2.27%) Intranet
7 1 (2.27%) WLAN
7 1 (2.27%) WAN
7 1 (2.27%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.27%) VPN
7 1 (2.27%) SSL
7 1 (2.27%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (31.82%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Financial Institution
2 3 (6.82%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (18.18%) Architect
3 5 (11.36%) Consultant
3 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (9.09%) Technical Leader
4 4 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) VMware Specialist
6 2 (4.55%) Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Storage Consultant
7 1 (2.27%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Senior Storage Consultant
7 1 (2.27%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (2.27%) Server Specialist
7 1 (2.27%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Firmware
1 10 (22.73%) EqualLogic
2 3 (6.82%) Clustering
3 1 (2.27%) E-Learning
3 1 (2.27%) CCTV
3 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) Replication
3 1 (2.27%) FlexPod
3 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 39 (88.64%) Windows
2 22 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 22 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (47.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (13.64%) Linux
5 5 (11.36%) Solaris
6 4 (9.09%) UNIX
7 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) ITIL
2 11 (25.00%) Capacity Management
3 10 (22.73%) BCP
3 10 (22.73%) Project Management
4 8 (18.18%) ITSM
5 6 (13.64%) Service Delivery
6 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 4 (9.09%) Information Security
7 3 (6.82%) Performance Management
8 2 (4.55%) Line Management
9 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Management
9 1 (2.27%) Mobile Device Management
9 1 (2.27%) Business Continuity Planning
9 1 (2.27%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (2.27%) Network Architecture
9 1 (2.27%) Network Management
9 1 (2.27%) Change Control
9 1 (2.27%) Business Development
9 1 (2.27%) Problem Management
9 1 (2.27%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.82%) PowerShell
2 8 (18.18%) C
3 5 (11.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (79.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 15 (34.09%) VCP4
3 13 (29.55%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (27.27%) MCSE
4 12 (27.27%) CCNA
5 11 (25.00%) MCITP
6 9 (20.45%) Degree
7 8 (18.18%) HP ASE
8 7 (15.91%) Citrix Certification
9 6 (13.64%) CCEE
10 4 (9.09%) HP AIS
11 2 (4.55%) MCSA
12 1 (2.27%) CCNP
12 1 (2.27%) JNCIA
12 1 (2.27%) MCTS
12 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
12 1 (2.27%) NCIE
System Software
1 14 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (18.18%) XenApp
3 8 (18.18%) vSphere
4 7 (15.91%) XenServer
4 7 (15.91%) Hyper-V
4 7 (15.91%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (9.09%) XenDesktop
6 2 (4.55%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.27%) vCloud
7 1 (2.27%) UAG
7 1 (2.27%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 16 (36.36%) SCOM
2 7 (15.91%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (79.55%) VMware
2 20 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 16 (36.36%) Citrix
4 15 (34.09%) HP
5 11 (25.00%) EMC
6 9 (20.45%) NetApp
7 8 (18.18%) Cisco
8 4 (9.09%) Sun
8 4 (9.09%) Avaya
8 4 (9.09%) Dell
8 4 (9.09%) Red Hat
8 4 (9.09%) ProCurve
9 3 (6.82%) 3PAR
10 1 (2.27%) Aerohive Networks
10 1 (2.27%) Veeam
10 1 (2.27%) Apple
10 1 (2.27%) Brocade
10 1 (2.27%) Novell
10 1 (2.27%) Juniper
10 1 (2.27%) Hitachi