The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 157 159 162
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 4 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% 0.033% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.47% 0.12% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 4
Average salary £32,750 - £33,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-1.23% -12.90%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
UK

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

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
844 853 794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 28.30% 27.97% 24.14%
Number of salaries quoted 523 580 486
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,350 £25,050
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in Scotland

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Histogram in Scotland

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -8 4 £32,750 -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
UK

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) SAN
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Internet
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (50.00%) MCSE
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL
4 3 (50.00%) Operations Management
4 3 (50.00%) NetBackup
4 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (33.33%) EMC
6 1 (16.67%) Cisco
6 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (16.67%) Unix
6 1 (16.67%) Linux
6 1 (16.67%) SQL
6 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
6 1 (16.67%) VCP5
6 1 (16.67%) NCDA
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Internet
1 4 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) NAS
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Presales Solution Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Presales Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (16.67%) Presales
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) MCSE
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) NCDA
2 1 (16.67%) VCP5
2 1 (16.67%) VCP6
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) EMC
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) CommVault
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp