The table below looks at the statistics for VCP4 in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCP4 over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional 4 (VCP4)
Rank 426 451 413
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -38
Permanent jobs citing VCP4 12 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.058% 0.009% 0.061%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.18% 0.027% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 13
Average salary £42,500 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -21.05%
VCP4
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
6585 7418 6799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.60% 33.32% 32.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5226 5646 5473
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

VCP4
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VCP4 across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VCP4 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

VCP4
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VCP4 across the South East region.

VCP4 Salary Trend in the South East

VCP4
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VCP4 within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire - 9 £42,500 -
Surrey - 3 £40,000 - 1
VCP4
England

VCP4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing VCP4 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 VCP4.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
1 16 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 12 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (75.00%) SAN
2 12 (75.00%) vSphere
3 9 (56.25%) Citrix
4 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (50.00%) HP
4 8 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 8 (50.00%) SQL
4 8 (50.00%) VBScript
4 8 (50.00%) MCSE
4 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (50.00%) XenApp
4 8 (50.00%) SCCM
4 8 (50.00%) SCOM
4 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (50.00%) 3PAR
4 8 (50.00%) FCoE
4 8 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
4 8 (50.00%) NetScaler
4 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (50.00%) vMotion
5 7 (43.75%) Linux
6 4 (25.00%) ITIL
6 4 (25.00%) CCNA
6 4 (25.00%) VPN

VCP4
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing VCP4 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 VCP4. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) SAN
2 8 (50.00%) FCoE
2 8 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 8 (50.00%) NetScaler
3 4 (25.00%) VPN
3 4 (25.00%) Firewall
3 4 (25.00%) IPsec
3 4 (25.00%) NAS
4 3 (18.75%) Internet
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 8 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) VMware Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) VMware Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (43.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (18.75%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
1 8 (50.00%) VBScript
1 8 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (50.00%) MCSE
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (25.00%) VCP5
3 4 (25.00%) CCNA
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (75.00%) vSphere
2 8 (50.00%) XenApp
2 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (25.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) SCCM
1 8 (50.00%) SCOM
1 8 (50.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (56.25%) Citrix
3 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (50.00%) HP
3 8 (50.00%) 3PAR
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds
Guildford, Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago