The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional 4 (VCP4)
Rank 449 430 430
Rank change year-on-year
-19 0
Permanent jobs citing VCP4 2 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.009% 0.036% 0.047%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.026% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 9
Average salary - £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £41,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%
Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
7653 7248 7951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 33.71% 32.73% 34.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5917 5830 6835
Average salary £42,750 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.78% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
VCP4
England

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 25 July 2014. 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
Berkshire +4 1 - -
Buckinghamshire -8 1 - -
VCP4
England

VCP4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) Hitachi
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Firmware
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) EqualLogic
3 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010

VCP4
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Wintel Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
1 1 (33.33%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (33.33%) SCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) VCP5
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) SCSA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Hitachi
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) PlateSpin
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam
3 1 (33.33%) 3PAR