The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 52 48 50
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 19 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.88% 1.93% 1.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.31% 6.75% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 7
Average salary £60,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £44,500 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,250 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Qualifications Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
204 163 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 30.96% 28.60% 26.91%
Number of salaries quoted 184 141 130
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £22,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
South Yorkshire

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)
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Histogram in Sheffield

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (95.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (90.48%) Citrix
4 18 (85.71%) Citrix Certification
4 18 (85.71%) Microsoft
5 17 (80.95%) CCA
5 17 (80.95%) XenDesktop
6 16 (76.19%) Active Directory
7 15 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (66.67%) MCSE
8 14 (66.67%) Hyper-V
8 14 (66.67%) CCEE
9 13 (61.90%) MCITP
10 12 (57.14%) MCTS
10 12 (57.14%) Cisco
10 12 (57.14%) vSphere
11 11 (52.38%) NetApp
11 11 (52.38%) Windows
12 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
12 10 (47.62%) EMC
12 10 (47.62%) NCDA
12 10 (47.62%) NCIE
13 9 (42.86%) VTSP
13 9 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
14 8 (38.10%) vCloud
14 8 (38.10%) WAAS
15 7 (33.33%) VCAP
15 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
15 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
16 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (19.05%) Lync
4 2 (9.52%) IIS
4 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (38.10%) WAAS
3 4 (19.05%) SAN
4 3 (14.29%) NetScaler
5 2 (9.52%) Wireless
5 2 (9.52%) DHCP
5 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
5 2 (9.52%) DNS
5 2 (9.52%) NAS
6 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications
6 1 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (4.76%) VPN
6 1 (4.76%) Internet
6 1 (4.76%) iSCSI
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (4.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Consultant
2 7 (33.33%) Architect
3 5 (23.81%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 4 (19.05%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Consultant
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Consultant
4 4 (19.05%) Virtualisation Architect
4 4 (19.05%) Storage Architect
4 4 (19.05%) Technology Consultant
4 4 (19.05%) FlexPod Consultant
4 4 (19.05%) Storage Solutions Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) VMware Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) VMware Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Pre Sales Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) VMware Technical Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) FlexPod
1 5 (23.81%) Celerra
1 5 (23.81%) CLARiiON
2 1 (4.76%) EqualLogic
2 1 (4.76%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (19.05%) Windows 8
4 3 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (4.76%) Capacity Management
1 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
1 1 (4.76%) Time Management
1 1 (4.76%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (85.71%) Citrix Certification
2 17 (80.95%) CCA
3 15 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (66.67%) MCSE
4 14 (66.67%) CCEE
5 13 (61.90%) MCITP
6 12 (57.14%) MCTS
7 10 (47.62%) NCDA
7 10 (47.62%) NCIE
8 9 (42.86%) VTSP
9 7 (33.33%) VCAP
10 6 (28.57%) CCIA
11 4 (19.05%) CCEA
12 2 (9.52%) VCDX
13 1 (4.76%) VCP5
13 1 (4.76%) HP AIS
13 1 (4.76%) HP ASE
13 1 (4.76%) HP MASE
13 1 (4.76%) CCAA
13 1 (4.76%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (95.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (80.95%) XenDesktop
3 16 (76.19%) Active Directory
4 14 (66.67%) Hyper-V
5 12 (57.14%) vSphere
6 8 (38.10%) vCloud
7 5 (23.81%) XenApp
8 3 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (9.52%) VMware ESX
9 2 (9.52%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) XenMobile
2 1 (4.76%) Legato
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (90.48%) Citrix
3 18 (85.71%) Microsoft
4 12 (57.14%) Cisco
5 11 (52.38%) NetApp
6 10 (47.62%) EMC
7 4 (19.05%) HP
7 4 (19.05%) 3PAR
8 3 (14.29%) AppSense
9 2 (9.52%) Symantec
9 2 (9.52%) Dell
10 1 (4.76%) CommVault