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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank 418 402 445
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +43
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 26 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.030% 0.018%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.38% 0.095% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 1
Average salary £50,000 £48,600 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.88% -11.63%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £53,750
% change year-on-year
- -20.93%
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
6755 6321 7473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 32.65% 31.51% 33.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5178 4945 6382
Average salary £43,000 £42,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.58% +6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 January 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 27 January 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
Buckinghamshire +14 18 £50,000 +2.88%
Berkshire - 6 £43,000 -
East Sussex - 2 £42,500 -
VCP5
England

VCP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 33 (100.00%) VMware
1 33 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 32 (96.97%) vSphere
3 30 (90.91%) XenApp
4 29 (87.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (87.88%) Microsoft
5 28 (84.85%) Citrix
6 25 (75.76%) Windows
7 23 (69.70%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (66.67%) XenDesktop
8 22 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
9 19 (57.58%) CCEE
10 18 (54.55%) ITIL
11 17 (51.52%) CCA
11 17 (51.52%) NetScaler
12 16 (48.48%) Microsoft Certification
12 16 (48.48%) MCSE
13 14 (42.42%) CCAA
13 14 (42.42%) VCAP
14 13 (39.39%) Active Directory
15 12 (36.36%) Microsoft App-V
15 12 (36.36%) ITIL V3
16 11 (33.33%) MS Exchange
17 10 (30.30%) Hyper-V
18 9 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
18 9 (27.27%) AppSense
18 9 (27.27%) CCIA
18 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
19 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
20 7 (21.21%) HP

VCP5
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 11 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 9 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.03%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (51.52%) NetScaler
2 6 (18.18%) SAN
3 3 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (6.06%) NAS
5 1 (3.03%) LAN
5 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Citrix Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) Consultant
3 6 (18.18%) Senior Citrix Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Architect
5 4 (12.12%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (12.12%) Virtualisation Architect
6 3 (9.09%) Citrix Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Implementation Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Citrix Support
7 2 (6.06%) Citrix Support Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Technical Support
8 1 (3.03%) Virtualisation Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) VMware Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) Technical Support
8 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (75.76%) Windows
2 23 (69.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) ITIL
2 12 (36.36%) ITIL V3
3 5 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (15.15%) Operations Management
4 3 (9.09%) ISMS
4 3 (9.09%) Validation
4 3 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 3 (9.09%) Change Management
4 3 (9.09%) SIEM
4 3 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (9.09%) Capacity Management
4 3 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 33 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 22 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
3 19 (57.58%) CCEE
4 17 (51.52%) CCA
5 16 (48.48%) MCSE
5 16 (48.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (42.42%) CCAA
6 14 (42.42%) VCAP
7 9 (27.27%) CCIA
8 5 (15.15%) VTSP
8 5 (15.15%) MCSA
8 5 (15.15%) MCP
9 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (3.03%) CCNP
9 1 (3.03%) CCNA
9 1 (3.03%) Degree
System Software
1 32 (96.97%) vSphere
2 30 (90.91%) XenApp
3 29 (87.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (66.67%) XenDesktop
5 13 (39.39%) Active Directory
6 12 (36.36%) Microsoft App-V
7 10 (30.30%) Hyper-V
8 5 (15.15%) VMware ESX
8 5 (15.15%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) XenMobile
2 4 (12.12%) SCOrch
3 3 (9.09%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) VMware
2 29 (87.88%) Microsoft
3 28 (84.85%) Citrix
4 9 (27.27%) AppSense
5 7 (21.21%) NetApp
5 7 (21.21%) HP
5 7 (21.21%) EMC
6 6 (18.18%) Intel
7 5 (15.15%) Cisco
7 5 (15.15%) IBM
8 2 (6.06%) 3PAR