The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 60 58 53
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 9 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.38% 0.71% 2.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.06% 2.22% 6.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 11
Average salary £38,000 £60,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.66% +84.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £68,000 £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Northamptonshire

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

Qualifications Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
178 135 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 27.30% 31.76% 33.91%
Number of salaries quoted 173 118 164
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 23 (95.83%) MCSE
2 23 (95.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
5 15 (62.50%) MS Excel
5 15 (62.50%) Active Directory
5 15 (62.50%) Hyper-V
6 14 (58.33%) CCA
6 14 (58.33%) Citrix Certification
7 13 (54.17%) CCNA
7 13 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (45.83%) Windows
8 11 (45.83%) MS Exchange
9 10 (41.67%) Service Delivery
9 10 (41.67%) MCITP
9 10 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2003
9 10 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2007
9 10 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (29.17%) MCTS
11 5 (20.83%) Cisco
12 4 (16.67%) ITIL
12 4 (16.67%) MCSA
12 4 (16.67%) HP
12 4 (16.67%) Citrix
12 4 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (16.67%) AppSense
12 4 (16.67%) Application Packaging
12 4 (16.67%) XenApp
12 4 (16.67%) XenDesktop

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 11 (45.83%) MS Exchange
2 10 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 10 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 10 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (62.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) NetScaler
2 1 (4.17%) DHCP
2 1 (4.17%) DNS
2 1 (4.17%) SAN
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Consultant
2 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 4 (16.67%) Implementation Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Storage Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 4 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Service Delivery
2 4 (16.67%) ITIL
3 3 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.17%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (95.83%) MCSE
1 23 (95.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (58.33%) CCA
2 14 (58.33%) Citrix Certification
3 13 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (54.17%) CCNA
4 10 (41.67%) MCITP
5 7 (29.17%) MCTS
6 4 (16.67%) MCSA
6 4 (16.67%) CCEE
7 3 (12.50%) VCDX
7 3 (12.50%) NCDA
7 3 (12.50%) NCIE
7 3 (12.50%) VCAP
7 3 (12.50%) VTSP
8 1 (4.17%) MCP
8 1 (4.17%) CCNP
8 1 (4.17%) CCDA
System Software
1 20 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (62.50%) Hyper-V
2 15 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 4 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (16.67%) XenApp
3 4 (16.67%) XenDesktop
3 4 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) XenMobile
2 2 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.83%) Cisco
4 4 (16.67%) AppSense
4 4 (16.67%) HP
4 4 (16.67%) Citrix
5 3 (12.50%) NetApp
5 3 (12.50%) Veeam
6 2 (8.33%) Remedy
6 2 (8.33%) Dell
7 1 (4.17%) NETGEAR