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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank 443 441 436
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 14 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.066% 0.043% 0.032%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.21% 0.13% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 7
Average salary £52,500 £34,250 £48,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.28% -29.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £32,500 £45,400
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £53,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.97%
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
6634 7963 7308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.23% 33.93% 33.04%
Number of salaries quoted 5100 6296 5905
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%

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
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 29 June 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 -6 6 - -
Buckinghamshire +7 3 - -
Hampshire +12 2 £52,500 +5.00%
Surrey - 2 - -
VCP5
England

VCP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 25 (75.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (66.67%) vSphere
4 20 (60.61%) XenApp
4 20 (60.61%) Microsoft
4 20 (60.61%) Citrix
5 17 (51.52%) Windows
6 16 (48.48%) ITIL
7 14 (42.42%) MCSE
7 14 (42.42%) Active Directory
7 14 (42.42%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (42.42%) XenDesktop
8 13 (39.39%) HP
9 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (33.33%) Hyper-V
11 10 (30.30%) ITIL V3
12 9 (27.27%) MS Exchange
12 9 (27.27%) CCA
12 9 (27.27%) Citrix Certification
12 9 (27.27%) Microsoft App-V
13 8 (24.24%) MCP
14 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
14 7 (21.21%) EMC
14 7 (21.21%) NetApp
14 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2010
14 7 (21.21%) 3PAR
14 7 (21.21%) NetScaler
14 7 (21.21%) Data Centre
15 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012

VCP5
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 9 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (6.06%) Lync
4 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) PaaS
1 5 (15.15%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) NetScaler
2 6 (18.18%) SAN
3 3 (9.09%) NAS
4 2 (6.06%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (3.03%) LAN
5 1 (3.03%) WLAN
5 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Consultant
2 6 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (18.18%) Implementation Consultant
3 4 (12.12%) Design Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Citrix Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) Citrix Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Implementation Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Cloud Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) VMware Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Storage Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Citrix Support
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.09%) HP Storage
3 2 (6.06%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (51.52%) Windows
2 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.06%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) ITIL
2 10 (30.30%) ITIL V3
3 5 (15.15%) Converged Infrastructure
4 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.06%) Change Management
6 2 (6.06%) Patch Management
6 2 (6.06%) Validation
6 2 (6.06%) Incident Management
6 2 (6.06%) Time Management
6 2 (6.06%) ISMS
6 2 (6.06%) SIEM
6 2 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (6.06%) Capacity Management
6 2 (6.06%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 33 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 14 (42.42%) MCSE
2 14 (42.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (27.27%) CCA
3 9 (27.27%) Citrix Certification
4 8 (24.24%) MCP
5 5 (15.15%) CCEE
5 5 (15.15%) CCAA
5 5 (15.15%) MCSA
6 4 (12.12%) MCITP
7 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (9.09%) CCIA
7 3 (9.09%) VCAP
8 2 (6.06%) HP ASE
8 2 (6.06%) VCP4
8 2 (6.06%) CCNP
8 2 (6.06%) CCNA
8 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (6.06%) Check Point Certification
8 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (75.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (66.67%) vSphere
3 20 (60.61%) XenApp
4 14 (42.42%) XenDesktop
4 14 (42.42%) Active Directory
5 11 (33.33%) Hyper-V
6 9 (27.27%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (12.12%) VMware ESX
8 3 (9.09%) XenServer
9 2 (6.06%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) SCVMM
2 3 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (60.61%) Microsoft
2 20 (60.61%) Citrix
3 13 (39.39%) HP
4 7 (21.21%) NetApp
4 7 (21.21%) EMC
4 7 (21.21%) 3PAR
5 5 (15.15%) Cisco
6 4 (12.12%) Intel
7 3 (9.09%) AppSense
8 2 (6.06%) F5
8 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
8 2 (6.06%) IBM
8 2 (6.06%) Dell