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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 50 47 56
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 22 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.98% 1.60% 1.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.38% 5.59% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 5
Average salary £62,500 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.40% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £43,500 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,750 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-11.57% +10.46%
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
212 161 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 28.73% 28.65% 26.42%
Number of salaries quoted 191 134 118
Average salary £42,000 £42,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,025 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 26 (100.00%) VMware
2 25 (96.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (92.31%) Citrix
4 22 (84.62%) Citrix Certification
4 22 (84.62%) Microsoft
5 21 (80.77%) CCA
5 21 (80.77%) XenDesktop
6 20 (76.92%) Active Directory
7 18 (69.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 18 (69.23%) Hyper-V
8 17 (65.38%) Cisco
8 17 (65.38%) MCSE
9 16 (61.54%) MCITP
9 16 (61.54%) NetApp
9 16 (61.54%) vSphere
10 15 (57.69%) NCDA
10 15 (57.69%) NCIE
10 15 (57.69%) CCEE
10 15 (57.69%) MCTS
11 14 (53.85%) EMC
11 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
11 14 (53.85%) VTSP
11 14 (53.85%) Cisco Nexus
12 12 (46.15%) vCloud
12 12 (46.15%) WAAS
12 12 (46.15%) Windows
13 11 (42.31%) VCAP
14 10 (38.46%) MS Exchange
15 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2003
15 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2007

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 10 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2003
2 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (15.38%) Lync
4 3 (11.54%) IIS
5 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (53.85%) Cisco Nexus
2 12 (46.15%) WAAS
3 4 (15.38%) SAN
4 3 (11.54%) NetScaler
5 2 (7.69%) NAS
5 2 (7.69%) DHCP
5 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 2 (7.69%) DNS
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (7.69%) Wireless
6 1 (3.85%) Firewall
6 1 (3.85%) iSCSI
6 1 (3.85%) Internet
6 1 (3.85%) VPN
6 1 (3.85%) Unified Communications
6 1 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Consultant
2 10 (38.46%) Architect
3 7 (26.92%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (26.92%) Storage Solutions Architect
3 7 (26.92%) Storage Architect
3 7 (26.92%) Virtualisation Architect
4 6 (23.08%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 5 (19.23%) FlexPod Consultant
5 5 (19.23%) Technology Consultant
6 4 (15.38%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Consultant
6 4 (15.38%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (11.54%) Senior Architect
8 2 (7.69%) VMware Consultant
8 2 (7.69%) Storage Consultant
9 1 (3.85%) Technical Engineer
9 1 (3.85%) Senior Technical Consultant
9 1 (3.85%) Field Engineer
9 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
9 1 (3.85%) Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Celerra
1 8 (30.77%) CLARiiON
2 7 (26.92%) FlexPod
3 1 (3.85%) PDA
3 1 (3.85%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Windows
2 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
4 4 (15.38%) Windows 2000 Server
4 4 (15.38%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (7.69%) Data Management
2 1 (3.85%) Time Management
2 1 (3.85%) Project Planning
2 1 (3.85%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (84.62%) Citrix Certification
2 21 (80.77%) CCA
3 18 (69.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (65.38%) MCSE
5 16 (61.54%) MCITP
6 15 (57.69%) NCDA
6 15 (57.69%) NCIE
6 15 (57.69%) CCEE
6 15 (57.69%) MCTS
7 14 (53.85%) VTSP
8 11 (42.31%) VCAP
9 9 (34.62%) CCIA
10 7 (26.92%) CCEA
11 3 (11.54%) VCDX
12 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (3.85%) CCNA
12 1 (3.85%) MCP
12 1 (3.85%) VCP5
12 1 (3.85%) CCAA
12 1 (3.85%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (96.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (80.77%) XenDesktop
3 20 (76.92%) Active Directory
4 18 (69.23%) Hyper-V
5 16 (61.54%) vSphere
6 12 (46.15%) vCloud
7 5 (19.23%) XenApp
8 3 (11.54%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (7.69%) XenServer
9 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) XenMobile
2 2 (7.69%) Legato
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) VMware
2 24 (92.31%) Citrix
3 22 (84.62%) Microsoft
4 17 (65.38%) Cisco
5 16 (61.54%) NetApp
6 14 (53.85%) EMC
7 7 (26.92%) 3PAR
8 4 (15.38%) HP
9 3 (11.54%) AppSense
9 3 (11.54%) Symantec
10 2 (7.69%) Dell
10 2 (7.69%) CommVault