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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 154 147 123
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -24
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 10 12 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.29% 0.38% 1.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.17% 1.52% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 30
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.57% +5.55%
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
857 790 1019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 24.94% 24.90% 32.04%
Number of salaries quoted 558 501 616
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £55,200
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 20 October 2014.

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 20 October 2014. 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 +1 5 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Edinburgh - 4 £50,000 -
Aberdeen +5 2 £37,500 +7.14%
Argyll and Bute 0 1 £53,000 -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (93.75%) Windows
3 14 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (62.50%) vSphere
5 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (56.25%) MCSE
7 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
7 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
7 7 (43.75%) Cisco
8 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
8 6 (37.50%) HP
8 6 (37.50%) SAN
8 6 (37.50%) Firewall
9 5 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (31.25%) CLARiiON
9 5 (31.25%) NetApp
9 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (31.25%) EMC
9 5 (31.25%) CCNA
9 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
9 5 (31.25%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 5 (31.25%) VCAP
9 5 (31.25%) Windows 2000 Server
9 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
9 5 (31.25%) EMC NetWorker
9 5 (31.25%) Degree
10 4 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
10 4 (25.00%) Office 365
10 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
2 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) SAN
1 6 (37.50%) Firewall
2 4 (25.00%) LAN
2 4 (25.00%) WAN
2 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (18.75%) VPN
3 3 (18.75%) VLAN
4 2 (12.50%) DNS
4 2 (12.50%) DHCP
5 1 (6.25%) SNMP
5 1 (6.25%) SSL
5 1 (6.25%) Wireless
General
1 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Consultant
2 9 (56.25%) Technical Consultant
3 5 (31.25%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Storage Consultant
3 5 (31.25%) EMC Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Storage Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Implementation Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) EMC Storage Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) EMC Storage Consultant
4 4 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
6 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Consultant
6 2 (12.50%) Network Support
6 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) COM
2 1 (6.25%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) CLARiiON
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) iPhone
2 1 (6.25%) iPad
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (31.25%) Windows 2000 Server
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
5 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) CRM
1 4 (25.00%) ERP
1 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (6.25%) Project Management
2 1 (6.25%) Quality Management
2 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
2 1 (6.25%) Information Management
2 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL
2 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
1 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (56.25%) MCSE
3 5 (31.25%) CCNA
3 5 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (31.25%) Degree
3 5 (31.25%) VCAP
4 2 (12.50%) MCITP
4 2 (12.50%) CCA
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (6.25%) CISSP
5 1 (6.25%) MCSA
5 1 (6.25%) CISM
5 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
5 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (62.50%) vSphere
3 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
4 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
4 5 (31.25%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 4 (25.00%) XenApp
6 1 (6.25%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (12.50%) Backup Exec
3 1 (6.25%) Nagios
3 1 (6.25%) ZABBIX
3 1 (6.25%) Puppet
3 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (43.75%) Cisco
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (37.50%) HP
4 5 (31.25%) EMC
4 5 (31.25%) NetApp
5 4 (25.00%) Symantec
5 4 (25.00%) Sophos
5 4 (25.00%) Citrix
6 1 (6.25%) 3PAR
6 1 (6.25%) New Relic
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Funded Microsoft Certs + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car Allowance + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Scotland
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car Allowance, Annual Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago