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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional 4 (VCP4)
Rank - 431 421
Permanent jobs citing VCP4 0 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - 0.037% 0.072%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.12% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 15
Average salary - £50,000 £50,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -0.49%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £48,250
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -17.09%
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
7192 6744 7674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 32.94% 31.14% 34.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5478 5417 6535
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) EqualLogic
2 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) VCP5
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (50.00%) SCSE
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) PlateSpin
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (50.00%) SCSA
2 1 (50.00%) Hitachi
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery

VCP4
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
1 1 (50.00%) EqualLogic
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) SCSE
2 1 (50.00%) VCP5
2 1 (50.00%) SCSA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) PlateSpin
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Hitachi
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft