The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield 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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 74 59 69
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +10
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 6 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.77% 0.72% 0.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.16% 2.61% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 3
Average salary £67,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.00% -4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
South Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
190 153 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 24.33% 27.52% 28.43%
Number of salaries quoted 162 114 190
Average salary £41,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.89% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £24,150 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
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 Sheffield

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 29 (100.00%) VMware
1 29 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (96.55%) Citrix
3 26 (89.66%) Microsoft
4 25 (86.21%) CCA
4 25 (86.21%) Citrix Certification
4 25 (86.21%) XenDesktop
5 22 (75.86%) Cisco
5 22 (75.86%) NetApp
5 22 (75.86%) NCDA
5 22 (75.86%) NCIE
5 22 (75.86%) VTSP
5 22 (75.86%) Cisco Nexus
6 21 (72.41%) Active Directory
6 21 (72.41%) Hyper-V
6 21 (72.41%) vSphere
7 20 (68.97%) EMC
8 19 (65.52%) SQL Server
8 19 (65.52%) MCSE
8 19 (65.52%) Microsoft Certification
8 19 (65.52%) WAAS
8 19 (65.52%) vCloud
9 18 (62.07%) MCTS
9 18 (62.07%) MCITP
10 15 (51.72%) VCAP
11 13 (44.83%) MS Exchange
11 13 (44.83%) Exchange Server 2003
11 13 (44.83%) Exchange Server 2007
11 13 (44.83%) Exchange Server 2010
11 13 (44.83%) CCEE

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 13 (44.83%) Exchange Server 2010
1 13 (44.83%) MS Exchange
1 13 (44.83%) Exchange Server 2003
1 13 (44.83%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (13.79%) IIS
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.45%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 22 (75.86%) Cisco Nexus
2 19 (65.52%) WAAS
3 5 (17.24%) NetScaler
4 3 (10.34%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (3.45%) Wireless
5 1 (3.45%) NAS
5 1 (3.45%) Internet
5 1 (3.45%) SAN
5 1 (3.45%) DHCP
5 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.45%) VPN
5 1 (3.45%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (65.52%) SQL Server
2 12 (41.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (41.38%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Architect
2 16 (55.17%) Consultant
3 12 (41.38%) Virtualisation Architect
3 12 (41.38%) Solutions Architect
3 12 (41.38%) Storage Architect
3 12 (41.38%) Storage Solutions Architect
4 7 (24.14%) Technology Consultant
4 7 (24.14%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 7 (24.14%) FlexPod Consultant
5 5 (17.24%) Senior Consultant
5 5 (17.24%) Senior Architect
6 3 (10.34%) Storage Consultant
6 3 (10.34%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) CLARiiON
1 12 (41.38%) Celerra
2 10 (34.48%) FlexPod
3 1 (3.45%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Windows
2 5 (17.24%) Windows 7
2 5 (17.24%) Windows 8
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (10.34%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.34%) Data Management
2 1 (3.45%) Project Planning
2 1 (3.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (86.21%) CCA
1 25 (86.21%) Citrix Certification
2 22 (75.86%) NCDA
2 22 (75.86%) NCIE
2 22 (75.86%) VTSP
3 19 (65.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (65.52%) MCSE
4 18 (62.07%) MCTS
4 18 (62.07%) MCITP
5 15 (51.72%) VCAP
6 13 (44.83%) CCEE
7 12 (41.38%) CCEA
7 12 (41.38%) CCIA
8 3 (10.34%) VCDX
9 1 (3.45%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (86.21%) XenDesktop
3 21 (72.41%) Active Directory
3 21 (72.41%) vSphere
3 21 (72.41%) Hyper-V
4 19 (65.52%) vCloud
5 5 (17.24%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (17.24%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) XenMobile
2 3 (10.34%) Legato
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 28 (96.55%) Citrix
3 26 (89.66%) Microsoft
4 22 (75.86%) Cisco
4 22 (75.86%) NetApp
5 20 (68.97%) EMC
6 12 (41.38%) 3PAR
7 5 (17.24%) AppSense
8 3 (10.34%) CommVault
8 3 (10.34%) Symantec
9 1 (3.45%) HP