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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 132 171 151
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -20
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 17 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.57% 0.13% 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.24% 0.56% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 10
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,700 £40,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £40,000 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,750 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.47% -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
759 885 881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 25.33% 23.14% 28.19%
Number of salaries quoted 483 578 508
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 26 May 2015.

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 26 May 2015. 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 +14 10 £43,750 +9.37% 2
Edinburgh - 4 £53,750 - 2
South Ayrshire - 2 £42,500 -
Aberdeen - 1 £41,000 -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (88.89%) Windows
3 14 (77.78%) Citrix
3 14 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
4 13 (72.22%) Mentoring
5 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
6 10 (55.56%) MS Exchange
6 10 (55.56%) Cisco
6 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (55.56%) XenApp
6 10 (55.56%) vSphere
7 9 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (50.00%) MS Excel
7 9 (50.00%) VPN
7 9 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (50.00%) SAN
7 9 (50.00%) CCNA
7 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (50.00%) Firewall
8 8 (44.44%) Back Office
8 8 (44.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 8 (44.44%) SCCM
8 8 (44.44%) SCOM
8 8 (44.44%) SCVMM
8 8 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (44.44%) CheckPoint
8 8 (44.44%) CCNP

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 10 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 9 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (44.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 8 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) SAN
1 9 (50.00%) Firewall
1 9 (50.00%) VPN
2 8 (44.44%) DNS
2 8 (44.44%) LAN
2 8 (44.44%) WAN
2 8 (44.44%) DHCP
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) VLAN
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (5.56%) Network Security
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (5.56%) SSL
General
1 8 (44.44%) Back Office
2 2 (11.11%) Aerospace
3 1 (5.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (22.22%) Team Leader
1 4 (22.22%) Operations Team Leader
2 2 (11.11%) Consultant
2 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) Storage Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) Storage Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Storage Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Visualisation
2 2 (11.11%) Replication
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (44.44%) Windows 7
5 4 (22.22%) Linux
6 1 (5.56%) UNIX
6 1 (5.56%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Mentoring
2 8 (44.44%) ITIL
2 8 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 2 (11.11%) Migration
3 2 (11.11%) Capacity Management
4 1 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps
4 1 (5.56%) Patch Management
4 1 (5.56%) Data Management
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) Perl
1 3 (16.67%) Python
1 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) CCNA
1 9 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (44.44%) CCNP
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (22.22%) MCSE
4 4 (22.22%) CCA
4 4 (22.22%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (16.67%) Degree
6 2 (11.11%) MCITP
6 2 (11.11%) NCDA
6 2 (11.11%) NCIE
7 1 (5.56%) VCAP
7 1 (5.56%) VTSP
7 1 (5.56%) VCDX
System Software
1 14 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
3 10 (55.56%) vSphere
3 10 (55.56%) XenApp
4 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) SCCM
1 8 (44.44%) SCOM
1 8 (44.44%) SCVMM
2 1 (5.56%) Capistrano
2 1 (5.56%) Puppet
2 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.56%) Ansible
2 1 (5.56%) Legato
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (77.78%) Citrix
3 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 10 (55.56%) Cisco
5 8 (44.44%) CheckPoint
5 8 (44.44%) HP
6 2 (11.11%) NetApp
7 1 (5.56%) Symantec
7 1 (5.56%) CommVault
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