The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 166 148 125
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -23
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 5 12 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.14% 0.37% 0.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.59% 1.35% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 25
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -7.89%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Qualifications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
843 890 1041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 22.98% 27.18% 32.49%
Number of salaries quoted 560 534 697
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
UK

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)
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 23 July 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 -15 5 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Edinburgh -8 2 £50,000 +42.85%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (80.00%) Windows
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (50.00%) vSphere
5 4 (40.00%) Citrix
5 4 (40.00%) MCSE
5 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (30.00%) EMC
6 3 (30.00%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (30.00%) NetApp
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (30.00%) CLARiiON
6 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (30.00%) XenApp
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (30.00%) MCITP
6 3 (30.00%) VCAP
7 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (20.00%) XenServer
7 2 (20.00%) XenDesktop
7 2 (20.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 2 (20.00%) SAN
7 2 (20.00%) CCA
7 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
8 1 (10.00%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) VLAN
2 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) SSL
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Network Support
3 2 (20.00%) Storage Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) EMC Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Implementation Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) EMC Storage Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) EMC Storage Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Wintel Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) CLARiiON
2 1 (10.00%) Celerra
2 1 (10.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (40.00%) MCSE
3 3 (30.00%) VCAP
3 3 (30.00%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (30.00%) MCITP
4 2 (20.00%) CCA
5 1 (10.00%) MCTS
5 1 (10.00%) CCEE
5 1 (10.00%) CCIA
5 1 (10.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) HP AIS
5 1 (10.00%) HP ASE
5 1 (10.00%) HP MASE
5 1 (10.00%) VCDX
5 1 (10.00%) NCDA
5 1 (10.00%) NCIE
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (50.00%) vSphere
3 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (30.00%) XenApp
4 2 (20.00%) XenServer
4 2 (20.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (20.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (10.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Citrix
3 3 (30.00%) NetApp
3 3 (30.00%) EMC
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Dell
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