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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 72 67 55
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -12
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 4 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.54% 0.29% 0.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.07% 0.88% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Average salary £29,900 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.04% -4.54%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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
193 226 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 26.29% 32.66% 25.64%
Number of salaries quoted 171 167 110
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £22,500 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
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)
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 4 March 2015.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Histogram in Sheffield

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (71.43%) Citrix
2 10 (71.43%) CCA
2 10 (71.43%) Citrix Certification
2 10 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (71.43%) XenDesktop
3 8 (57.14%) Hyper-V
3 8 (57.14%) NCDA
3 8 (57.14%) NCIE
3 8 (57.14%) WAAS
3 8 (57.14%) VTSP
3 8 (57.14%) vCloud
3 8 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 8 (57.14%) EMC
3 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 8 (57.14%) Cisco
3 8 (57.14%) NetApp
4 6 (42.86%) MCSE
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (42.86%) CCEE
4 6 (42.86%) vSphere
4 6 (42.86%) MCTS
4 6 (42.86%) MCITP
5 5 (35.71%) Windows
6 4 (28.57%) CLARiiON
6 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
6 4 (28.57%) IBM
6 4 (28.57%) CCEA

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) WAAS
1 8 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (14.29%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Architect
2 6 (42.86%) Consultant
3 5 (35.71%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (28.57%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 4 (28.57%) Virtualisation Architect
4 4 (28.57%) Storage Architect
4 4 (28.57%) Technology Consultant
4 4 (28.57%) Storage Solutions Architect
4 4 (28.57%) FlexPod Consultant
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Support Engineer
5 3 (21.43%) Server Engineer
5 3 (21.43%) Server Support Engineer
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server Engineer
5 3 (21.43%) Server Support
5 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
6 2 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (14.29%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) CLARiiON
1 4 (28.57%) Celerra
1 4 (28.57%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL
1 3 (21.43%) Change Management
2 1 (7.14%) People Management
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) CCA
1 10 (71.43%) Citrix Certification
2 8 (57.14%) NCDA
2 8 (57.14%) NCIE
2 8 (57.14%) VTSP
3 6 (42.86%) MCSE
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (42.86%) CCEE
3 6 (42.86%) MCTS
3 6 (42.86%) MCITP
4 4 (28.57%) CCEA
4 4 (28.57%) VCAP
4 4 (28.57%) CCIA
5 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
5 3 (21.43%) MCP
6 1 (7.14%) VCP4
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (71.43%) XenDesktop
2 8 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 8 (57.14%) vCloud
2 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 6 (42.86%) vSphere
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (71.43%) Citrix
3 8 (57.14%) EMC
3 8 (57.14%) Cisco
3 8 (57.14%) NetApp
4 4 (28.57%) IBM
4 4 (28.57%) 3PAR
5 3 (21.43%) HP
6 2 (14.29%) AppSense
7 1 (7.14%) Google
7 1 (7.14%) Symantec