The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Certified Professional (VCP) over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 89 70 85
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +15
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 6 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.57% 1.10% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.62% 3.68% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 2
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Qualifications Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
370 272 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 34.97% 29.86% 38.05%
Number of salaries quoted 261 240 293
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Milton Keynes region.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 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 VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 26 (100.00%) VMware
2 25 (96.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (80.77%) Microsoft
4 20 (76.92%) Citrix
5 18 (69.23%) Windows
6 17 (65.38%) MS Exchange
6 17 (65.38%) Active Directory
6 17 (65.38%) XenApp
7 16 (61.54%) Hyper-V
8 15 (57.69%) SC Cleared
8 15 (57.69%) Security Cleared
8 15 (57.69%) Exchange Server 2003
9 13 (50.00%) VMware ESX
9 13 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
10 12 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
11 11 (42.31%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (42.31%) MCP
12 10 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
12 10 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2000
13 9 (34.62%) PowerShell
13 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (30.77%) Cisco
14 8 (30.77%) Clustering
14 8 (30.77%) Symantec
14 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (30.77%) XenDesktop
15 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 7 (26.92%) VCAP
15 7 (26.92%) Change Control
15 7 (26.92%) Blackberry

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 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 VMware Certified Professional (VCP). Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (65.38%) MS Exchange
2 15 (57.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 13 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2000
6 7 (26.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (19.23%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) LAN
1 5 (19.23%) WAN
2 4 (15.38%) Firewall
2 4 (15.38%) DNS
2 4 (15.38%) DHCP
3 2 (7.69%) SAN
3 2 (7.69%) Ethernet
3 2 (7.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Consultant
2 6 (23.08%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) Wintel Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) Wintel Architect
3 5 (19.23%) Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) Storage Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Network Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (7.69%) Security Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Citrix Server Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Change Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Citrix Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Server Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Network Security Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Wintel Server Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Clustering
2 7 (26.92%) Blackberry
3 3 (11.54%) Replication
4 1 (3.85%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 18 (69.23%) Windows
2 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (26.92%) Change Control
3 4 (15.38%) ITIL
3 4 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (11.54%) Incident Management
4 3 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (11.54%) Business Continuity
5 2 (7.69%) Cyber Security
6 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.69%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) VBScript
2 2 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (57.69%) SC Cleared
1 15 (57.69%) Security Cleared
2 11 (42.31%) MCP
3 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (26.92%) VCAP
5 6 (23.08%) CCNP
5 6 (23.08%) CCNA
5 6 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (23.08%) VCDX
6 5 (19.23%) MCSE
6 5 (19.23%) MCSA
7 4 (15.38%) NCDA
7 4 (15.38%) NCIE
7 4 (15.38%) MCTS
7 4 (15.38%) MCITP
8 3 (11.54%) VTSP
9 2 (7.69%) CISM
9 2 (7.69%) GIAC
9 2 (7.69%) CISSP
9 2 (7.69%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (96.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (65.38%) Active Directory
2 17 (65.38%) XenApp
3 16 (61.54%) Hyper-V
4 13 (50.00%) VMware ESX
5 8 (30.77%) XenDesktop
6 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 6 (23.08%) vSphere
8 5 (19.23%) Terminal Services
9 4 (15.38%) Forefront TMG
9 4 (15.38%) UAG
10 3 (11.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (7.69%) XenServer
12 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) NetBackup
2 3 (11.54%) ARCserve
2 3 (11.54%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (7.69%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (80.77%) Microsoft
3 20 (76.92%) Citrix
4 8 (30.77%) Cisco
4 8 (30.77%) Symantec
5 4 (15.38%) Websense
5 4 (15.38%) Remedy
5 4 (15.38%) NetApp
5 4 (15.38%) HP
5 4 (15.38%) Veeam
6 2 (7.69%) Dell
7 1 (3.85%) PlateSpin
7 1 (3.85%) EMC
7 1 (3.85%) Intel