The first table below looks at the demand for VCP5 in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCP5 over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank 137 133 133
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.042% 0.13% 0.090%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.10% 0.34% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £46,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-13.97% +3.33%
Qualifications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
988 871 770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 41.92% 38.45% 34.70%
Number of salaries quoted 641 683 662
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
VCP5
Berkshire

VCP5
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VCP5 across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VCP5 Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

VCP5
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VCP5 across the Reading region.

VCP5 Salary Trend in Reading

VCP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing VCP5 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 VCP5.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) Flash
3 1 (33.33%) NFS
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) CCDA
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow

VCP5
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing VCP5 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 VCP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Virtualisation Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Pre Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (33.33%) SCSE
2 1 (33.33%) MCTS
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) VCP4
2 1 (33.33%) NCDA
2 1 (33.33%) VCAP
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) CCIE
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) CCDA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) SCSA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) KVM
3 1 (33.33%) NFS
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Hitachi
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam
3 1 (33.33%) 3PAR