The table below looks at the statistics for VCP5 in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCP5 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 5 (VCP5)
Rank 421 450 398
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -52
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 17 3 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.082% 0.013% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.26% 0.040% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 28
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -11.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,800 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £44,200 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -19.35%
VCP5
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%

VCP5
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VCP5 across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VCP5 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

VCP5
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VCP5 across the South East region.

VCP5 Salary Trend in the South East

VCP5
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VCP5 across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

VCP5 Salary Histogram in the South East

VCP5
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 VCP5 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
Berkshire +18 8 - -
Surrey - 4 £40,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire -10 2 - -
Hampshire +6 1 £35,000 -22.22%
East Sussex - 1 £55,000 -
VCP5
England

VCP5
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 VCP5 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 VCP5.

1 29 (100.00%) VMware
1 29 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 17 (58.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (48.28%) Windows
3 14 (48.28%) vSphere
4 12 (41.38%) ITIL
4 12 (41.38%) HP
5 11 (37.93%) 3PAR
6 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (34.48%) XenDesktop
6 10 (34.48%) Citrix
6 10 (34.48%) Cisco
6 10 (34.48%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
7 9 (31.03%) CCNA
7 9 (31.03%) PaaS
7 9 (31.03%) IaaS
7 9 (31.03%) Converged Infrastructure
8 8 (27.59%) XenApp
9 7 (24.14%) SAN
9 7 (24.14%) CCA
9 7 (24.14%) Citrix Certification
9 7 (24.14%) HP ASE
9 7 (24.14%) CCEE
9 7 (24.14%) CCAA
10 6 (20.69%) vCloud
10 6 (20.69%) Data Centre
10 6 (20.69%) F5
10 6 (20.69%) ITIL V3
10 6 (20.69%) CCNP

VCP5
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 VCP5 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 VCP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (31.03%) PaaS
1 9 (31.03%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) SAN
2 5 (17.24%) NetScaler
2 5 (17.24%) VPN
3 4 (13.79%) NAS
3 4 (13.79%) Firewall
3 4 (13.79%) IPsec
4 1 (3.45%) Wireshark
4 1 (3.45%) FirePass
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.45%) Junos
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Consultant
2 5 (17.24%) Citrix Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Architect
2 5 (17.24%) Cloud Architect
2 5 (17.24%) Cloud Consultant
3 4 (13.79%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) VMware Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Design Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Citrix Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Citrix Support
5 2 (6.90%) Implementation Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Storage Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Implementation Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) VMware Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) VMware Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Data Centre
2 5 (17.24%) HP Storage
3 2 (6.90%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (48.28%) Windows
2 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (13.79%) Linux
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.90%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) ITIL
2 9 (31.03%) Converged Infrastructure
3 6 (20.69%) ITIL V3
4 2 (6.90%) Time Management
4 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.45%) High Availability
5 1 (3.45%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 29 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (34.48%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (31.03%) CCNA
4 7 (24.14%) CCA
4 7 (24.14%) Citrix Certification
4 7 (24.14%) HP ASE
4 7 (24.14%) CCEE
4 7 (24.14%) CCAA
5 6 (20.69%) CCNP
6 5 (17.24%) CCIA
6 5 (17.24%) VCAP
6 5 (17.24%) Check Point Certification
7 4 (13.79%) VCP4
8 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (10.34%) MCP
8 3 (10.34%) MCSE
8 3 (10.34%) MCITP
9 2 (6.90%) HP MASE
9 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (3.45%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) ISO 9000
1 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (58.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (48.28%) vSphere
3 10 (34.48%) XenDesktop
4 8 (27.59%) XenApp
5 6 (20.69%) vCloud
6 5 (17.24%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
8 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
8 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
8 1 (3.45%) XenServer
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (41.38%) HP
3 11 (37.93%) 3PAR
4 10 (34.48%) Cisco
4 10 (34.48%) Citrix
5 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
6 6 (20.69%) F5
6 6 (20.69%) CheckPoint
7 5 (17.24%) AppSense
8 3 (10.34%) NetApp
8 3 (10.34%) EMC
9 2 (6.90%) Veeam
10 1 (3.45%) Nokia
10 1 (3.45%) SunGard
Guildford, Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago