The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank 143 133 126
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.040% 0.13% 0.096%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.096% 0.34% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £46,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £46,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-19.35% +8.13%
VCP5
Berkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1041 893 742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 41.62% 39.06% 35.66%
Number of salaries quoted 654 682 634
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 21 August 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) CCDA
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Hitachi
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (50.00%) SCSA
2 1 (50.00%) SCSE

VCP5
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 2 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Storage Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) SCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) VCP4
2 1 (50.00%) NCDA
2 1 (50.00%) VCAP
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) CCDA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SCSA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Hitachi
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec