The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 76 72 88
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +16
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 2 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.26% 1.14% 0.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.93% 3.97% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 4
Average salary £51,250 £50,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £48,500 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £55,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Oxfordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
216 277 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 28.50% 28.62% 24.30%
Number of salaries quoted 185 232 250
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 Oxford

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in Oxford

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) MCSE
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) MCITP
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (40.00%) XenApp
4 2 (40.00%) XenServer
4 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (40.00%) vSphere
4 2 (40.00%) NetBackup
4 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
4 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (40.00%) PlateSpin
4 2 (40.00%) Veeam
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) Dell
4 2 (40.00%) EMC
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) NetApp
4 2 (40.00%) Symantec
4 2 (40.00%) NCDA
4 2 (40.00%) NCIE
4 2 (40.00%) VCAP
4 2 (40.00%) EqualLogic

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Server Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Server Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Server Support
2 1 (20.00%) Principle Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL V2
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) MCSE
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) MCITP
3 2 (40.00%) NCDA
3 2 (40.00%) NCIE
3 2 (40.00%) VCAP
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) MCTS
4 1 (20.00%) CCIE
4 1 (20.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) XenApp
2 2 (40.00%) XenServer
2 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (40.00%) vSphere
2 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) PlateSpin
2 2 (40.00%) Veeam
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Dell
2 2 (40.00%) EMC
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) NetApp
2 2 (40.00%) Symantec