The first table below looks at the demand for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 118 95 113
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +18
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 19 45 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.79% 1.96% 0.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.90% 5.01% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 12 39 17
Average salary £62,500 £46,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.40% -7.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Qualifications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
998 898 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 41.64% 39.13% 34.98%
Number of salaries quoted 631 698 656
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £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% -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Berkshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Reading

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in Reading

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Reading region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Histogram in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 38 (100.00%) VMware
1 38 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (81.58%) Citrix
3 27 (71.05%) Microsoft
4 25 (65.79%) Windows
5 24 (63.16%) vSphere
6 22 (57.89%) NCDA
7 21 (55.26%) NCIE
7 21 (55.26%) NetApp
8 20 (52.63%) Cisco
8 20 (52.63%) Active Directory
9 17 (44.74%) Hyper-V
9 17 (44.74%) VTSP
9 17 (44.74%) Cisco Nexus
10 15 (39.47%) VCAP
10 15 (39.47%) Exchange Server 2010
10 15 (39.47%) FlexPod
10 15 (39.47%) Exchange Server 2003
10 15 (39.47%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (39.47%) MS Exchange
11 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (36.84%) XenDesktop
12 13 (34.21%) MCSE
12 13 (34.21%) CCA
12 13 (34.21%) Citrix Certification
13 12 (31.58%) EMC
13 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
13 12 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2007
14 11 (28.95%) MCITP
14 11 (28.95%) MCTS

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 15 (39.47%) Exchange Server 2010
1 15 (39.47%) Exchange Server 2003
1 15 (39.47%) MS Exchange
2 12 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (28.95%) IIS
4 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2000
5 5 (13.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (44.74%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (23.68%) WAAS
3 8 (21.05%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (13.16%) SAN
5 4 (10.53%) NetScaler
6 2 (5.26%) Firewall
7 1 (2.63%) NAS
7 1 (2.63%) LAN
7 1 (2.63%) WAN
7 1 (2.63%) DHCP
7 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.63%) VPN
7 1 (2.63%) DNS
7 1 (2.63%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 23 (60.53%) Consultant
2 12 (31.58%) Architect
3 11 (28.95%) FlexPod Consultant
4 8 (21.05%) Storage Consultant
5 7 (18.42%) VMware Consultant
6 5 (13.16%) Storage Architect
6 5 (13.16%) Virtualisation Architect
6 5 (13.16%) Senior Consultant
6 5 (13.16%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (13.16%) Storage Solutions Architect
7 4 (10.53%) Wintel Architect
7 4 (10.53%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (10.53%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 4 (10.53%) Technology Consultant
8 3 (7.89%) Senior Architect
8 3 (7.89%) Server Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Wintel Consultant
9 2 (5.26%) Technical Architect
9 2 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (5.26%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (39.47%) FlexPod
2 5 (13.16%) Celerra
2 5 (13.16%) Blackberry
2 5 (13.16%) CLARiiON
2 5 (13.16%) Clustering
3 1 (2.63%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.63%) Replication
3 1 (2.63%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 25 (65.79%) Windows
2 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (21.05%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
5 3 (7.89%) Windows 2000
5 3 (7.89%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.63%) Linux
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (10.53%) Change Control
2 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
3 3 (7.89%) Configuration Management
4 2 (5.26%) Change Management
5 1 (2.63%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (2.63%) Data Management
5 1 (2.63%) Network Design
5 1 (2.63%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.63%) Network Architecture
5 1 (2.63%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.63%) Workflow
5 1 (2.63%) ITIL
5 1 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.63%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) SQL
2 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.26%) VBScript
3 2 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (57.89%) NCDA
2 21 (55.26%) NCIE
3 17 (44.74%) VTSP
4 15 (39.47%) VCAP
4 15 (39.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (34.21%) MCSE
5 13 (34.21%) CCA
5 13 (34.21%) Citrix Certification
6 11 (28.95%) MCITP
6 11 (28.95%) MCTS
7 8 (21.05%) VCDX
8 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared
8 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
8 7 (18.42%) MCP
8 7 (18.42%) CCEE
9 5 (13.16%) CCEA
9 5 (13.16%) CCIA
10 2 (5.26%) VCP5
11 1 (2.63%) SCSE
11 1 (2.63%) SCSA
System Software
1 38 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (63.16%) vSphere
3 20 (52.63%) Active Directory
4 17 (44.74%) Hyper-V
5 14 (36.84%) XenDesktop
6 10 (26.32%) XenApp
7 9 (23.68%) VMware ESX
7 9 (23.68%) vCloud
8 6 (15.79%) Terminal Services
9 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 5 (13.16%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (5.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (2.63%) VMware Server
11 1 (2.63%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (26.32%) NetBackup
2 5 (13.16%) Backup Exec
2 5 (13.16%) ARCserve
2 5 (13.16%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (7.89%) XenMobile
4 1 (2.63%) Legato
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) VMware
2 31 (81.58%) Citrix
3 27 (71.05%) Microsoft
4 21 (55.26%) NetApp
5 20 (52.63%) Cisco
6 12 (31.58%) EMC
7 8 (21.05%) Symantec
8 6 (15.79%) 3PAR
9 3 (7.89%) AppSense
9 3 (7.89%) HP
9 3 (7.89%) Dell
10 1 (2.63%) PlateSpin
10 1 (2.63%) Veeam
10 1 (2.63%) IBM
10 1 (2.63%) SunGard
10 1 (2.63%) CommVault
10 1 (2.63%) Hitachi
10 1 (2.63%) F5
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