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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank 140 131 138
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.043% 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
984 870 768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 41.87% 38.58% 34.64%
Number of salaries quoted 636 681 659
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £29,000 £28,500
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 28 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (50.00%) SCSA
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) SCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) VCP4
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (50.00%) NCDA
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (50.00%) VCAP
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
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

VCP5
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 2 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Storage Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) SCSA
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%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) CCDA
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%) Hitachi
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix