The first table below looks at the demand for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton 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 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 Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 58 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 16 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.42% 3.22% -
As % of the Qualifications category 6.81% 10.58% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 0
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Qualifications Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
235 104 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 35.61% 30.41% 40.76%
Number of salaries quoted 220 99 178
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Northamptonshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in Northampton

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Histogram in Northampton

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (91.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (87.50%) MCSE
3 21 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 21 (87.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (83.33%) Windows
5 19 (79.17%) MCITP
6 14 (58.33%) ITIL
6 14 (58.33%) MS Excel
7 13 (54.17%) MS Exchange
7 13 (54.17%) MCSA
7 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
8 11 (45.83%) MCP
9 7 (29.17%) MCTS
10 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
10 6 (25.00%) vSphere
10 6 (25.00%) Citrix
11 5 (20.83%) NetScaler
11 5 (20.83%) XenApp
11 5 (20.83%) XenDesktop
12 4 (16.67%) Windows 8
12 4 (16.67%) Cisco
12 4 (16.67%) CCA
12 4 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
12 4 (16.67%) SQL
13 3 (12.50%) NetApp
13 3 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
13 3 (12.50%) AppSense
13 3 (12.50%) XenMobile
13 3 (12.50%) NCDA

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 13 (54.17%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 14 (58.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) NetScaler
2 2 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (4.17%) LAN
3 1 (4.17%) WAN
3 1 (4.17%) DHCP
3 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.17%) VPN
3 1 (4.17%) SAN
3 1 (4.17%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 11 (45.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 11 (45.83%) Exchange Specialist
2 6 (25.00%) Consultant
3 5 (20.83%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Storage Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Replication
2 1 (4.17%) Thin Client
2 1 (4.17%) FlexPod
2 1 (4.17%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.17%) Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) ITIL
2 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
2 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (4.17%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (87.50%) MCSE
1 21 (87.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (79.17%) MCITP
3 13 (54.17%) MCSA
4 11 (45.83%) MCP
5 7 (29.17%) MCTS
6 4 (16.67%) CCA
6 4 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (12.50%) NCDA
7 3 (12.50%) NCIE
7 3 (12.50%) CCEE
8 2 (8.33%) VCDX
8 2 (8.33%) VCAP
8 2 (8.33%) VTSP
9 1 (4.17%) PhD
9 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (4.17%) RHCE
9 1 (4.17%) CCNA
9 1 (4.17%) Degree
System Software
1 22 (91.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
3 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (25.00%) vSphere
4 5 (20.83%) XenApp
4 5 (20.83%) XenDesktop
5 3 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
7 1 (4.17%) Squid
7 1 (4.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) XenMobile
2 2 (8.33%) SCOM
2 2 (8.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.17%) ARCserve
3 1 (4.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (25.00%) Citrix
4 4 (16.67%) Cisco
5 3 (12.50%) NetApp
5 3 (12.50%) AppSense
5 3 (12.50%) Veeam
6 2 (8.33%) Remedy
6 2 (8.33%) HP
6 2 (8.33%) Dell
7 1 (4.17%) Oracle
7 1 (4.17%) JBoss
7 1 (4.17%) EMC
7 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.17%) Symantec
7 1 (4.17%) Sophos
7 1 (4.17%) WatchGuard