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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank 601 558 605
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +47
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 20 58 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.042% 0.13% 0.081%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.17% 0.51% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 18 55 36
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 £56,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £46,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-17.20% +8.13%
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
11804 11394 12879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.87% 25.35% 25.36%
Number of salaries quoted 9411 9292 11103
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,052
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

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 22 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 22 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
Docklands, London +4 3 £37,500 -16.66%
City of London -16 3 £62,500 +34.40%
VCP5
England

VCP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 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 50 (84.75%) Windows
1 50 (84.75%) VMware
1 50 (84.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 43 (72.88%) SAN
3 36 (61.02%) Microsoft
4 31 (52.54%) Citrix
5 30 (50.85%) VMware Infrastructure
6 29 (49.15%) Microsoft Certification
7 28 (47.46%) HP
8 27 (45.76%) EMC
8 27 (45.76%) MCSE
9 26 (44.07%) MCITP
10 25 (42.37%) MS Exchange
10 25 (42.37%) Active Directory
11 24 (40.68%) Exchange Server 2010
12 23 (38.98%) Windows Server 2012
12 23 (38.98%) MS Excel
12 23 (38.98%) Windows Server 2008
13 22 (37.29%) HP ASE
13 22 (37.29%) XenApp
13 22 (37.29%) XenServer
14 21 (35.59%) Windows Server 2003
15 20 (33.90%) Cisco
15 20 (33.90%) vSphere
16 19 (32.20%) XenDesktop
16 19 (32.20%) ITIL
16 19 (32.20%) PRINCE2
17 18 (30.51%) HP AIS
17 18 (30.51%) Exchange Server 2013
18 16 (27.12%) SCOM

VCP5
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 25 (42.37%) MS Exchange
2 24 (40.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (30.51%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (8.47%) SharePoint
5 4 (6.78%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.69%) IIS
6 1 (1.69%) Lync
Applications
1 23 (38.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.56%) PaaS
1 8 (13.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (72.88%) SAN
2 12 (20.34%) DNS
3 8 (13.56%) Firewall
4 6 (10.17%) DHCP
4 6 (10.17%) SNMP
5 4 (6.78%) VoIP
5 4 (6.78%) VLAN
6 2 (3.39%) NAS
7 1 (1.69%) Intranet
7 1 (1.69%) Wireless
7 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.69%) VPN
7 1 (1.69%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.69%) SSL
7 1 (1.69%) WLAN
7 1 (1.69%) WAN
7 1 (1.69%) LAN
7 1 (1.69%) Network Security
7 1 (1.69%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.69%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (23.73%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Banking
2 3 (5.08%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (28.81%) Architect
2 10 (16.95%) Consultant
2 10 (16.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (8.47%) Virtualisation Specialist
3 5 (8.47%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 4 (6.78%) Analyst
4 4 (6.78%) Network Engineer
4 4 (6.78%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (6.78%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (6.78%) Virtualisation Architect
4 4 (6.78%) VMware Architect
4 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 4 (6.78%) Storage Architect
4 4 (6.78%) HP Storage Architect
4 4 (6.78%) EMC Storage Architect
4 4 (6.78%) Storage Consultant
4 4 (6.78%) Storage Specialist
4 4 (6.78%) Senior Storage Specialist
4 4 (6.78%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) Firmware
1 10 (16.95%) EqualLogic
2 3 (5.08%) Clustering
3 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.69%) CCTV
3 1 (1.69%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.69%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 50 (84.75%) Windows
2 23 (38.98%) Windows Server 2012
2 23 (38.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (35.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (10.17%) Linux
5 5 (8.47%) Solaris
6 4 (6.78%) UNIX
7 3 (5.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.20%) ITIL
1 19 (32.20%) PRINCE2
2 11 (18.64%) Project Management
2 11 (18.64%) Capacity Management
3 10 (16.95%) BCP
4 8 (13.56%) ITSM
5 6 (10.17%) Service Delivery
6 4 (6.78%) Information Security
7 2 (3.39%) Performance Management
8 1 (1.69%) Service Management
8 1 (1.69%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.69%) Time Management
8 1 (1.69%) Project Planning
8 1 (1.69%) Business Development
8 1 (1.69%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.69%) Business Continuity
8 1 (1.69%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.69%) Migration
8 1 (1.69%) Network Architecture
8 1 (1.69%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (23.73%) PowerShell
2 8 (13.56%) C
3 5 (8.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (84.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 29 (49.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (45.76%) MCSE
4 26 (44.07%) MCITP
5 22 (37.29%) HP ASE
6 18 (30.51%) HP AIS
7 14 (23.73%) VCP4
8 12 (20.34%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (18.64%) CCNA
10 8 (13.56%) Degree
11 7 (11.86%) Citrix Certification
12 6 (10.17%) CCEE
13 4 (6.78%) MCSA
14 1 (1.69%) MCTS
14 1 (1.69%) NCIE
14 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 30 (50.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (42.37%) Active Directory
3 22 (37.29%) XenApp
3 22 (37.29%) XenServer
4 20 (33.90%) vSphere
5 19 (32.20%) XenDesktop
6 6 (10.17%) Hyper-V
6 6 (10.17%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.69%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.69%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.69%) UAG
7 1 (1.69%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 16 (27.12%) SCOM
2 7 (11.86%) SCCM
3 2 (3.39%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (3.39%) AppManager
Vendors
1 50 (84.75%) VMware
2 36 (61.02%) Microsoft
3 31 (52.54%) Citrix
4 28 (47.46%) HP
5 27 (45.76%) EMC
6 20 (33.90%) Cisco
7 15 (25.42%) Dell
8 12 (20.34%) 3PAR
9 9 (15.25%) NetApp
10 4 (6.78%) Sun
10 4 (6.78%) Avaya
10 4 (6.78%) Red Hat
10 4 (6.78%) ProCurve
11 2 (3.39%) NetIQ
12 1 (1.69%) Novell
12 1 (1.69%) IBM
12 1 (1.69%) Aerohive Networks