The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Certified Professional (VCP) over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 263 250 295
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +45
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 185 194 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.84% 0.92% 0.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.53% 2.89% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 154 167 137
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,500 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
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
7324 6722 7779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 33.28% 31.82% 34.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5576 5436 6645
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the South East region.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in the South East

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the South East region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Histogram in the South East

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
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 VMware Certified Professional (VCP) within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 September 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 +3 65 £39,750 -16.31% 6
Hampshire +6 58 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Surrey -42 24 £35,000 -30.00% 3
Buckinghamshire -3 11 £48,750 - 2
Kent - 11 £55,000 -
East Sussex -20 9 £33,500 -17.79% 1
West Sussex -20 9 £37,500 -25.00%
Oxfordshire -5 3 £50,000 +2.56% 1
Middlesex -1 2 £55,000 +48.64%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 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 VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 329 (100.00%) VMware
2 279 (84.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 275 (83.59%) Windows
4 221 (67.17%) Microsoft
5 200 (60.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 194 (58.97%) Citrix
7 180 (54.71%) Active Directory
8 177 (53.80%) MCSE
9 159 (48.33%) Cisco
10 158 (48.02%) Windows Server 2008
11 119 (36.17%) MS Exchange
12 115 (34.95%) Cisco Certification
13 112 (34.04%) MCITP
14 103 (31.31%) Exchange Server 2010
14 103 (31.31%) Windows Server 2012
15 102 (31.00%) vSphere
16 101 (30.70%) Firewall
17 100 (30.40%) SAN
18 98 (29.79%) Hyper-V
19 95 (28.88%) MS Excel
20 94 (28.57%) TCP/IP
20 94 (28.57%) XenApp
21 87 (26.44%) CCNA
22 75 (22.80%) Exchange Server 2007
23 73 (22.19%) Citrix Certification
24 68 (20.67%) SQL Server
25 66 (20.06%) ITIL
25 66 (20.06%) CCA
26 65 (19.76%) XenDesktop
27 63 (19.15%) Windows Server 2003

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 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 VMware Certified Professional (VCP). Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 119 (36.17%) MS Exchange
2 103 (31.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 75 (22.80%) Exchange Server 2007
4 60 (18.24%) Exchange Server 2003
5 57 (17.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 37 (11.25%) IIS
7 36 (10.94%) Exchange Server 2000
8 30 (9.12%) SharePoint
9 24 (7.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 10 (3.04%) Lync
11 6 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
12 5 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.91%) Apache
14 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.30%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 95 (28.88%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.65%) MS Office
3 3 (0.91%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.61%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.65%) Cloud Computing
2 11 (3.34%) SaaS
3 10 (3.04%) PaaS
3 10 (3.04%) IaaS
4 8 (2.43%) Office 365
5 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 101 (30.70%) Firewall
2 100 (30.40%) SAN
3 94 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 54 (16.41%) VPN
5 52 (15.81%) LAN
6 51 (15.50%) DNS
6 51 (15.50%) WAN
7 39 (11.85%) DHCP
8 33 (10.03%) Cisco Nexus
9 28 (8.51%) NAS
10 26 (7.90%) Cisco ASA
11 20 (6.08%) WAAS
11 20 (6.08%) Network Security
12 19 (5.78%) SSL
13 18 (5.47%) VoIP
14 16 (4.86%) IPsec
15 14 (4.26%) Ethernet
16 12 (3.65%) OSPF
16 12 (3.65%) BGP
16 12 (3.65%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (20.67%) SQL Server
2 26 (7.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (5.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (2.74%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (2.74%) Oracle Database 10g
4 9 (2.74%) Oracle Database
5 8 (2.43%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (2.13%) Relational Database
6 7 (2.13%) RDBMS
7 6 (1.82%) MySQL
8 4 (1.22%) DTS
9 2 (0.61%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.30%) Redis
10 1 (0.30%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.30%) Infinispan
10 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.30%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (1.82%) WebLOAD
1 6 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (6.38%) Finance
2 11 (3.34%) German Language
3 10 (3.04%) Retail
4 9 (2.74%) Legal
5 5 (1.52%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.91%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.61%) Electronics
7 2 (0.61%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.61%) Military
8 1 (0.30%) Banking
8 1 (0.30%) Advertising
8 1 (0.30%) French Language
8 1 (0.30%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 87 (26.44%) Consultant
2 72 (21.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 57 (17.33%) Architect
4 39 (11.85%) Support Engineer
5 30 (9.12%) 3rd Line Support
6 24 (7.29%) Technical Consultant
6 24 (7.29%) Analyst
7 20 (6.08%) Wintel Consultant
8 19 (5.78%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 19 (5.78%) Senior Consultant
9 18 (5.47%) IT Support
10 17 (5.17%) Support Analyst
11 15 (4.56%) IT Consultant
12 14 (4.26%) Virtualisation Architect
12 14 (4.26%) FlexPod Consultant
13 13 (3.95%) Wintel Architect
13 13 (3.95%) Solutions Architect
13 13 (3.95%) Support Consultant
13 13 (3.95%) Administrator
13 13 (3.95%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.74%) Software Packaging
2 7 (2.13%) COM+
3 4 (1.22%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 4 (1.22%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.30%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (0.30%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 41 (12.46%) Clustering
2 40 (12.16%) Fat Client
2 40 (12.16%) Thin Client
3 34 (10.33%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (7.29%) Blackberry
5 20 (6.08%) Replication
5 20 (6.08%) FlexPod
6 11 (3.34%) EqualLogic
6 11 (3.34%) CLARiiON
6 11 (3.34%) Celerra
7 4 (1.22%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.91%) HP StorageWorks
9 2 (0.61%) Firmware
9 2 (0.61%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.61%) CESG
10 1 (0.30%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.30%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.30%) iPhone
10 1 (0.30%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.30%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 275 (83.59%) Windows
2 158 (48.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 103 (31.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 63 (19.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 45 (13.68%) Linux
6 38 (11.55%) Windows Vista
7 28 (8.51%) Windows 7
8 26 (7.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (4.86%) CentOS
10 13 (3.95%) Windows 2000 Server
11 8 (2.43%) Windows 8
11 8 (2.43%) UNIX
12 5 (1.52%) Windows 2000
12 5 (1.52%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.61%) Debian
14 1 (0.30%) AIX
14 1 (0.30%) Solaris
14 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.30%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (20.06%) ITIL
2 51 (15.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 31 (9.42%) Change Control
4 19 (5.78%) Service Delivery
5 17 (5.17%) Service Management
5 17 (5.17%) Capacity Management
6 15 (4.56%) Root Cause Analysis
6 15 (4.56%) Problem Management
6 15 (4.56%) Load Balancing
6 15 (4.56%) Validation
7 14 (4.26%) Incident Management
8 13 (3.95%) Migration
8 13 (3.95%) Capacity Planning
9 10 (3.04%) Change Management
9 10 (3.04%) Technical Architecture
10 9 (2.74%) Resource Management
11 8 (2.43%) Project Planning
11 8 (2.43%) Data Management
11 8 (2.43%) Mobile Device Management
12 7 (2.13%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 57 (17.33%) SQL
2 25 (7.60%) PowerShell
3 6 (1.82%) VBScript
3 6 (1.82%) VB
4 2 (0.61%) Java
4 2 (0.61%) Perl
5 1 (0.30%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.30%) Python
5 1 (0.30%) Ruby
5 1 (0.30%) C
Qualifications
1 200 (60.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 177 (53.80%) MCSE
3 115 (34.95%) Cisco Certification
4 112 (34.04%) MCITP
5 87 (26.44%) CCNA
6 73 (22.19%) Citrix Certification
7 66 (20.06%) CCA
8 63 (19.15%) MCSA
9 57 (17.33%) CCNP
10 56 (17.02%) MCP
11 51 (15.50%) VCAP
12 44 (13.37%) Security Cleared
13 39 (11.85%) NCDA
13 39 (11.85%) NCIE
14 38 (11.55%) MCTS
15 36 (10.94%) VTSP
16 32 (9.73%) SC Cleared
17 20 (6.08%) CCEE
18 17 (5.17%) VCP5
19 16 (4.86%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.78%) SLA
2 4 (1.22%) COBIT
3 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 279 (84.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 180 (54.71%) Active Directory
3 102 (31.00%) vSphere
4 98 (29.79%) Hyper-V
5 94 (28.57%) XenApp
6 65 (19.76%) XenDesktop
7 57 (17.33%) VMware ESX
8 38 (11.55%) vCloud
9 27 (8.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 22 (6.69%) Terminal Services
11 19 (5.78%) VMware ESXi
12 13 (3.95%) Microsoft App-V
13 12 (3.65%) XenServer
14 9 (2.74%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 7 (2.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 7 (2.13%) VMware Workstation
16 5 (1.52%) VMware Server
16 5 (1.52%) UAG
17 4 (1.22%) NFS
17 4 (1.22%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 25 (7.60%) Backup Exec
2 23 (6.99%) NetBackup
3 13 (3.95%) SCCM
4 10 (3.04%) SolarWinds Orion
5 9 (2.74%) SCOM
5 9 (2.74%) WSUS
5 9 (2.74%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 8 (2.43%) ARCserve
6 8 (2.43%) Norton AntiVirus
7 7 (2.13%) EMC NetWorker
7 7 (2.13%) XenMobile
8 5 (1.52%) NetCrunch
8 5 (1.52%) Legato
8 5 (1.52%) Foglight
9 3 (0.91%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.61%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (0.61%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 2 (0.61%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (0.61%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.30%) MOM
Vendors
1 329 (100.00%) VMware
2 221 (67.17%) Microsoft
3 194 (58.97%) Citrix
4 159 (48.33%) Cisco
5 63 (19.15%) HP
6 57 (17.33%) EMC
7 54 (16.41%) NetApp
8 42 (12.77%) Dell
9 33 (10.03%) Juniper
10 30 (9.12%) Symantec
11 23 (6.99%) IBM
12 18 (5.47%) Veeam
13 14 (4.26%) F5
14 13 (3.95%) 3PAR
14 13 (3.95%) Red Hat
15 11 (3.34%) CheckPoint
15 11 (3.34%) Oracle
16 10 (3.04%) Veritas
16 10 (3.04%) SolarWinds
17 9 (2.74%) CommVault
South East
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Home Based Contrac
Posted: 2 hours ago
Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £34500.00 per annum + 3,750pa On-Call + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £55000 to £65000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £28,000 to £32,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum + 20% bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Integrated Talent Solutions
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 DOE
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + £10k bonus, £6k car, negotiable
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £39000 - £40000 per annum + package
Posted: 8 days ago
Hampshire
Modern Business Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + + Bonus+ Car/ CA + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Eastleigh
Modern Business Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + + Corporate Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago