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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 159 147 181
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +34
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 4 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.14% 0.35% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.52% 1.34% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 2
Average salary £39,250 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.28% +2.94%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -9.09%
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
766 819 972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 26.65% 26.07% 24.48%
Number of salaries quoted 480 504 638
Average salary £45,000 £42,926 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% +7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,550 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £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 29 April 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 29 April 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
Edinburgh +12 3 £32,500 -45.83%
Renfrewshire - 1 £46,000 -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (75.00%) SAN
3 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 6 (75.00%) MCSE
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
4 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
4 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
5 4 (50.00%) ITIL
6 3 (37.50%) NetBackup
6 3 (37.50%) Operations Management
6 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (37.50%) vSphere
6 3 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (37.50%) SQL
6 3 (37.50%) Internet
6 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
7 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (25.00%) Symantec
7 2 (25.00%) Change Management
7 2 (25.00%) CommVault
7 2 (25.00%) NetApp
7 2 (25.00%) VPN
7 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
7 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (37.50%) Internet
3 2 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (12.50%) DHCP
4 1 (12.50%) DNS
4 1 (12.50%) LAN
4 1 (12.50%) WAN
4 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Back Office
1 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Virtualisation Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) Replication
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (37.50%) Operations Management
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Patch Management
4 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (75.00%) MCSE
3 2 (25.00%) MCTS
4 1 (12.50%) CCNA
4 1 (12.50%) CCNP
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (12.50%) MCP
4 1 (12.50%) MCSA
4 1 (12.50%) VCP5
4 1 (12.50%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) vSphere
4 1 (12.50%) Firmware
4 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (12.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) NetBackup
2 2 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) CommVault
3 2 (25.00%) NetApp
3 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (25.00%) Symantec
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) EMC
4 1 (12.50%) HP