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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 116 90 110
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +20
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 18 45 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.77% 1.99% 1.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.85% 5.15% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 13 38 19
Average salary £62,500 £46,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.13% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £53,000
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
973 874 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 41.56% 38.69% 34.71%
Number of salaries quoted 633 690 669
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 £60,000 £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 23 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 23 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
2 37 (97.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (81.58%) Citrix
4 27 (71.05%) Microsoft
5 25 (65.79%) Windows
6 24 (63.16%) vSphere
7 21 (55.26%) NCDA
8 20 (52.63%) NCIE
8 20 (52.63%) NetApp
9 19 (50.00%) Cisco
9 19 (50.00%) Active Directory
10 17 (44.74%) Hyper-V
11 16 (42.11%) VTSP
11 16 (42.11%) Cisco Nexus
12 15 (39.47%) FlexPod
13 14 (36.84%) VCAP
13 14 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2010
13 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2003
13 14 (36.84%) MS Exchange
13 14 (36.84%) Microsoft Certification
14 13 (34.21%) XenDesktop
15 12 (31.58%) CCA
15 12 (31.58%) Citrix Certification
15 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
15 12 (31.58%) MCSE
16 11 (28.95%) SQL
16 11 (28.95%) IIS
16 11 (28.95%) EMC
16 11 (28.95%) XenApp

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 14 (36.84%) MS Exchange
1 14 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2003
1 14 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (28.95%) Exchange Server 2007
2 11 (28.95%) IIS
3 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2000
4 5 (13.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (42.11%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (21.05%) Cisco IOS
2 8 (21.05%) WAAS
3 5 (13.16%) SAN
4 4 (10.53%) NetScaler
5 3 (7.89%) Firewall
6 2 (5.26%) DHCP
6 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.26%) VPN
6 2 (5.26%) DNS
6 2 (5.26%) NAS
7 1 (2.63%) SSL
7 1 (2.63%) FTP
7 1 (2.63%) HTTP
7 1 (2.63%) LAN
7 1 (2.63%) WAN
7 1 (2.63%) SSH
7 1 (2.63%) Internet
7 1 (2.63%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.63%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 24 (63.16%) Consultant
2 11 (28.95%) Architect
2 11 (28.95%) FlexPod Consultant
3 8 (21.05%) Storage Consultant
4 7 (18.42%) VMware Consultant
5 5 (13.16%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 5 (13.16%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (10.53%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (10.53%) Virtualisation Architect
6 4 (10.53%) Storage Architect
6 4 (10.53%) Technology Consultant
6 4 (10.53%) Storage Solutions Architect
6 4 (10.53%) Wintel Architect
7 3 (7.89%) Server Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Senior Architect
8 2 (5.26%) Wintel Consultant
8 2 (5.26%) Windows Server Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Administrator
8 2 (5.26%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.63%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 15 (39.47%) FlexPod
2 6 (15.79%) Clustering
3 5 (13.16%) Blackberry
4 4 (10.53%) CLARiiON
4 4 (10.53%) Celerra
5 1 (2.63%) EqualLogic
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 8
5 3 (7.89%) Windows 2000
6 2 (5.26%) UNIX
7 1 (2.63%) Solaris
7 1 (2.63%) Linux
7 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
2 4 (10.53%) Change Control
3 3 (7.89%) Configuration Management
4 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.63%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.63%) Network Architecture
5 1 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.63%) Data Management
5 1 (2.63%) Network Design
5 1 (2.63%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (2.63%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (2.63%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) SQL
2 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.26%) VBScript
3 2 (5.26%) VB
4 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (55.26%) NCDA
2 20 (52.63%) NCIE
3 16 (42.11%) VTSP
4 14 (36.84%) VCAP
4 14 (36.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (31.58%) MCSE
5 12 (31.58%) CCA
5 12 (31.58%) Citrix Certification
6 10 (26.32%) MCTS
6 10 (26.32%) MCITP
7 8 (21.05%) VCDX
8 7 (18.42%) MCP
8 7 (18.42%) CCEE
8 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared
8 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
9 4 (10.53%) CCEA
9 4 (10.53%) CCIA
10 2 (5.26%) VCP5
10 2 (5.26%) Degree
11 1 (2.63%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (97.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (63.16%) vSphere
3 19 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 17 (44.74%) Hyper-V
5 13 (34.21%) XenDesktop
6 11 (28.95%) XenApp
6 11 (28.95%) VMware ESX
7 8 (21.05%) vCloud
8 6 (15.79%) Terminal Services
9 5 (13.16%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (5.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (5.26%) XenServer
11 1 (2.63%) VMware Server
11 1 (2.63%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 1 (2.63%) KVM
11 1 (2.63%) VMFS
11 1 (2.63%) NFS
Systems Management
1 9 (23.68%) 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 20 (52.63%) NetApp
5 19 (50.00%) Cisco
6 11 (28.95%) EMC
7 7 (18.42%) Symantec
8 4 (10.53%) 3PAR
9 3 (7.89%) AppSense
9 3 (7.89%) HP
9 3 (7.89%) Dell
10 2 (5.26%) Veeam
11 1 (2.63%) PlateSpin
11 1 (2.63%) Veritas
11 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
11 1 (2.63%) CommVault
11 1 (2.63%) Oracle
11 1 (2.63%) IBM
11 1 (2.63%) Sun
11 1 (2.63%) SunGard
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000.00 - £51000.00 per annum + 2,500 standby allowance
Posted: 5 days ago