The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised for the North East 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank - - 64
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - - 0.91%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.69% +8.23%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

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

Qualifications Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
265 173 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 31.51% 26.41% 24.61%
Number of salaries quoted 181 148 161
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in the North East

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in the North East

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Celerra
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) HP AIS
2 1 (50.00%) HP ASE
2 1 (50.00%) HP MASE
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) XenServer
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) VCDX
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) EqualLogic
2 1 (50.00%) NCDA
2 1 (50.00%) NCIE
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (50.00%) VCAP
2 1 (50.00%) CCEE
2 1 (50.00%) CCIA
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) CLARiiON
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CLARiiON
1 1 (50.00%) Celerra
1 1 (50.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) CCA
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) HP AIS
2 1 (50.00%) HP ASE
2 1 (50.00%) HP MASE
2 1 (50.00%) VCDX
2 1 (50.00%) NCDA
2 1 (50.00%) NCIE
2 1 (50.00%) VCAP
2 1 (50.00%) CCEE
2 1 (50.00%) CCIA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
1 1 (50.00%) XenServer
1 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp