The first table below looks at the demand for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised for the Slough 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 11 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 Slough region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 53 60 67
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 5 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.02% 0.75% 0.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.55% 2.50% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 4
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Qualifications Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
196 200 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 39.92% 30.17% 36.97%
Number of salaries quoted 173 147 169
Average salary £48,500 £45,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.59% +7.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,452 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.62% -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Berkshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Slough

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in Slough

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Slough region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Histogram in Slough

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (66.67%) Hyper-V
4 8 (66.67%) Dell
4 8 (66.67%) Windows
4 8 (66.67%) MCSE
4 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (66.67%) vSphere
5 7 (58.33%) EqualLogic
5 7 (58.33%) SAN
5 7 (58.33%) NetApp
5 7 (58.33%) HP
5 7 (58.33%) NCDA
5 7 (58.33%) NCIE
5 7 (58.33%) MCITP
6 6 (50.00%) EMC
6 6 (50.00%) Cisco
7 5 (41.67%) Citrix
7 5 (41.67%) NetBackup
8 4 (33.33%) Backup Exec
8 4 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (33.33%) VMware ESX
8 4 (33.33%) MCTS
8 4 (33.33%) PlateSpin
8 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (33.33%) VCAP
8 4 (33.33%) XenApp
8 4 (33.33%) XenServer
8 4 (33.33%) XenDesktop

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) SAN
2 3 (25.00%) Internet
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (25.00%) DHCP
2 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (25.00%) DNS
General
1 3 (25.00%) German Language
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Consultant
2 6 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (25.00%) Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Storage Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) VMware Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) EqualLogic
2 3 (25.00%) FlexPod
2 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000
4 1 (8.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) MCSE
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (58.33%) NCDA
2 7 (58.33%) NCIE
2 7 (58.33%) MCITP
3 4 (33.33%) VCAP
3 4 (33.33%) MCTS
4 3 (25.00%) CCNA
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (25.00%) VCP5
4 3 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 8 (66.67%) vSphere
3 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (33.33%) XenApp
3 4 (33.33%) XenServer
3 4 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) NetBackup
2 4 (33.33%) Backup Exec
3 3 (25.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 8 (66.67%) Dell
4 7 (58.33%) HP
4 7 (58.33%) NetApp
5 6 (50.00%) Cisco
5 6 (50.00%) EMC
6 5 (41.67%) Citrix
7 4 (33.33%) Symantec
7 4 (33.33%) PlateSpin
7 4 (33.33%) Veeam
8 3 (25.00%) Barracuda Networks
8 3 (25.00%) CA
9 2 (16.67%) IBM