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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 55 52 59
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 24 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.17% 0.88% 1.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.57% 3.03% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 5
Average salary £62,500 £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.13% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £41,500 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £49,250 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
191 132 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 25.26% 29.01% 29.36%
Number of salaries quoted 169 110 143
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,025 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 34 (100.00%) VMware
2 33 (97.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (94.12%) Citrix
4 29 (85.29%) Citrix Certification
4 29 (85.29%) Microsoft
5 28 (82.35%) CCA
5 28 (82.35%) XenDesktop
6 26 (76.47%) Active Directory
7 24 (70.59%) Cisco
7 24 (70.59%) Hyper-V
8 23 (67.65%) NetApp
9 22 (64.71%) Microsoft Certification
9 22 (64.71%) NCDA
9 22 (64.71%) NCIE
10 21 (61.76%) vSphere
10 21 (61.76%) VTSP
10 21 (61.76%) Cisco Nexus
10 21 (61.76%) MCSE
11 20 (58.82%) SQL Server
11 20 (58.82%) EMC
11 20 (58.82%) MCITP
12 19 (55.88%) MCTS
12 19 (55.88%) CCEE
13 18 (52.94%) WAAS
13 18 (52.94%) vCloud
14 15 (44.12%) VCAP
15 14 (41.18%) Windows
16 13 (38.24%) MS Exchange
17 12 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2003
17 12 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2007

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (38.24%) MS Exchange
2 12 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 12 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 12 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (11.76%) Lync
3 4 (11.76%) IIS
4 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 21 (61.76%) Cisco Nexus
2 18 (52.94%) WAAS
3 4 (11.76%) NetScaler
3 4 (11.76%) SAN
4 3 (8.82%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (5.88%) Wireless
5 2 (5.88%) DHCP
5 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.88%) DNS
5 2 (5.88%) NAS
6 1 (2.94%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.94%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.94%) VPN
6 1 (2.94%) Internet
6 1 (2.94%) Firewall
6 1 (2.94%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 10 (29.41%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (64.71%) Consultant
2 14 (41.18%) Architect
3 10 (29.41%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (29.41%) Storage Solutions Architect
3 10 (29.41%) Storage Architect
3 10 (29.41%) Virtualisation Architect
4 9 (26.47%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 8 (23.53%) Technology Consultant
5 8 (23.53%) FlexPod Consultant
6 5 (14.71%) Senior Consultant
6 5 (14.71%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (11.76%) Senior Architect
7 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Consultant
8 3 (8.82%) Storage Consultant
9 2 (5.88%) VMware Consultant
10 1 (2.94%) VMware Technical Consultant
10 1 (2.94%) Pre Sales Engineer
10 1 (2.94%) Virtualisation Consultant
10 1 (2.94%) VMware Engineer
10 1 (2.94%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) FlexPod
1 11 (32.35%) Celerra
1 11 (32.35%) CLARiiON
2 1 (2.94%) EqualLogic
2 1 (2.94%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 14 (41.18%) Windows
2 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (14.71%) Windows 7
3 5 (14.71%) Windows 2000 Server
3 5 (14.71%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (8.82%) Data Management
2 1 (2.94%) Capacity Management
2 1 (2.94%) Time Management
2 1 (2.94%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (85.29%) Citrix Certification
2 28 (82.35%) CCA
3 22 (64.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (64.71%) NCDA
3 22 (64.71%) NCIE
4 21 (61.76%) VTSP
4 21 (61.76%) MCSE
5 20 (58.82%) MCITP
6 19 (55.88%) MCTS
6 19 (55.88%) CCEE
7 15 (44.12%) VCAP
8 12 (35.29%) CCIA
9 10 (29.41%) CCEA
10 4 (11.76%) VCDX
11 1 (2.94%) VCP5
11 1 (2.94%) HP AIS
11 1 (2.94%) HP ASE
11 1 (2.94%) HP MASE
11 1 (2.94%) CCAA
11 1 (2.94%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (97.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (82.35%) XenDesktop
3 26 (76.47%) Active Directory
4 24 (70.59%) Hyper-V
5 21 (61.76%) vSphere
6 18 (52.94%) vCloud
7 6 (17.65%) XenApp
8 4 (11.76%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (5.88%) VMware ESX
9 2 (5.88%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) XenMobile
2 3 (8.82%) Legato
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) VMware
2 32 (94.12%) Citrix
3 29 (85.29%) Microsoft
4 24 (70.59%) Cisco
5 23 (67.65%) NetApp
6 20 (58.82%) EMC
7 10 (29.41%) 3PAR
8 4 (11.76%) AppSense
8 4 (11.76%) Symantec
8 4 (11.76%) HP
9 3 (8.82%) CommVault
10 2 (5.88%) Dell