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 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 268 304 256
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -48
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 191 135 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.86% 0.62% 0.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.61% 1.97% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 147 116 172
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.49% -1.11%
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
7314 6869 7585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 33.08% 31.61% 34.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5511 5437 6498
Average salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 20 November 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 20 November 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 +33 51 £39,500 -16.84% 3
Hampshire -11 47 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Surrey -7 32 £45,000 -10.00%
Buckinghamshire -1 26 £30,000 -38.27% 2
East Sussex +2 16 £33,500 -18.29%
Kent - 8 £53,750 -
West Sussex -3 5 £62,500 +25.00% 2
Oxfordshire +4 3 £50,000 -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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).

1 337 (100.00%) VMware
2 288 (85.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 273 (81.01%) Windows
4 237 (70.33%) Microsoft
5 211 (62.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 197 (58.46%) Citrix
7 178 (52.82%) MCSE
8 167 (49.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 163 (48.37%) Active Directory
10 136 (40.36%) Cisco
11 118 (35.01%) MCITP
12 109 (32.34%) SAN
13 107 (31.75%) MS Exchange
14 106 (31.45%) Citrix Certification
14 106 (31.45%) Hyper-V
15 105 (31.16%) Cisco Certification
15 105 (31.16%) MS Excel
16 103 (30.56%) vSphere
17 100 (29.67%) Windows Server 2012
17 100 (29.67%) CCA
18 97 (28.78%) Firewall
19 94 (27.89%) TCP/IP
20 92 (27.30%) Exchange Server 2010
21 91 (27.00%) XenApp
22 78 (23.15%) CCNA
23 75 (22.26%) SQL Server
23 75 (22.26%) Exchange Server 2007
24 74 (21.96%) EMC
25 73 (21.66%) HP
26 68 (20.18%) MCSA

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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
1 107 (31.75%) MS Exchange
2 92 (27.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 75 (22.26%) Exchange Server 2007
4 61 (18.10%) Exchange Server 2003
5 52 (15.43%) Exchange Server 2013
6 33 (9.79%) IIS
7 31 (9.20%) SharePoint
8 30 (8.90%) Exchange Server 2000
9 22 (6.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (1.48%) SAS
11 4 (1.19%) Lync
12 3 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.89%) Apache
13 2 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 105 (31.16%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.45%) SaaS
2 11 (3.26%) PaaS
2 11 (3.26%) Cloud Computing
2 11 (3.26%) IaaS
3 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 109 (32.34%) SAN
2 97 (28.78%) Firewall
3 94 (27.89%) TCP/IP
4 48 (14.24%) VPN
5 37 (10.98%) LAN
6 36 (10.68%) WAN
7 33 (9.79%) DNS
8 28 (8.31%) Cisco Nexus
9 27 (8.01%) NAS
9 27 (8.01%) DHCP
10 22 (6.53%) WAAS
10 22 (6.53%) Network Security
11 20 (5.93%) NetScaler
11 20 (5.93%) VoIP
12 19 (5.64%) Cisco ASA
13 15 (4.45%) IPsec
14 13 (3.86%) SSL
15 12 (3.56%) Fibre Channel
16 11 (3.26%) Wi-Fi
16 11 (3.26%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (22.26%) SQL Server
2 28 (8.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (5.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (1.48%) RDBMS
4 5 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (1.48%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.19%) MySQL
5 4 (1.19%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (0.89%) DB2
7 1 (0.30%) DTS
7 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.30%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.30%) Infinispan
7 1 (0.30%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.30%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.30%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (2.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (1.78%) WebLOAD
General
1 19 (5.64%) Finance
2 5 (1.48%) Telecoms
2 5 (1.48%) Retail
3 4 (1.19%) German Language
3 4 (1.19%) Legal
3 4 (1.19%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.59%) Banking
5 1 (0.30%) Advertising
5 1 (0.30%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 88 (26.11%) Consultant
2 73 (21.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 53 (15.73%) Architect
4 36 (10.68%) Support Engineer
5 30 (8.90%) 3rd Line Support
6 26 (7.72%) IT Support
7 22 (6.53%) Analyst
8 20 (5.93%) IT Consultant
8 20 (5.93%) Support Consultant
8 20 (5.93%) Wintel Consultant
9 19 (5.64%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 18 (5.34%) Senior Consultant
11 17 (5.04%) Solutions Architect
12 16 (4.75%) Technical Consultant
12 16 (4.75%) Virtualisation Architect
13 14 (4.15%) Citrix Engineer
14 13 (3.86%) Support Analyst
15 12 (3.56%) Support Technician
15 12 (3.56%) Storage Architect
15 12 (3.56%) Storage Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.26%) COM+
2 5 (1.48%) Application Packaging
3 4 (1.19%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.30%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.30%) .NET
4 1 (0.30%) Middleware
4 1 (0.30%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (0.30%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 1 (0.30%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 47 (13.95%) Thin Client
1 47 (13.95%) Fat Client
2 36 (10.68%) Clustering
3 29 (8.61%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (6.53%) Blackberry
5 18 (5.34%) EqualLogic
6 15 (4.45%) FlexPod
7 14 (4.15%) Replication
8 12 (3.56%) CLARiiON
8 12 (3.56%) Celerra
9 9 (2.67%) Enterprise Storage
10 8 (2.37%) Computer Science
11 7 (2.08%) Management Information System
11 7 (2.08%) Performance Metrics
12 3 (0.89%) HP StorageWorks
12 3 (0.89%) iSeries
13 1 (0.30%) Smart Meter
13 1 (0.30%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 273 (81.01%) Windows
2 167 (49.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 100 (29.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 63 (18.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 48 (14.24%) Windows Vista
6 40 (11.87%) Linux
7 30 (8.90%) Windows 7
8 20 (5.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (4.75%) CentOS
10 12 (3.56%) UNIX
11 9 (2.67%) Windows 8
12 7 (2.08%) Windows 2000 Server
13 5 (1.48%) Windows 2000
14 4 (1.19%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.89%) VMS
16 2 (0.59%) Debian
17 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (16.62%) ITIL
2 43 (12.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 30 (8.90%) Change Control
4 20 (5.93%) Service Delivery
5 17 (5.04%) Root Cause Analysis
6 14 (4.15%) Capacity Management
7 12 (3.56%) Mentoring
8 11 (3.26%) Change Management
8 11 (3.26%) Incident Management
9 10 (2.97%) Service Management
9 10 (2.97%) Validation
10 9 (2.67%) Technical Architecture
10 9 (2.67%) Capacity Planning
10 9 (2.67%) ITIL V3
11 8 (2.37%) Mobile Device Management
11 8 (2.37%) Problem Management
12 7 (2.08%) Migration
12 7 (2.08%) Project Management
13 6 (1.78%) Configuration Management
13 6 (1.78%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 59 (17.51%) SQL
2 28 (8.31%) PowerShell
3 7 (2.08%) Perl
4 6 (1.78%) Shell Script
5 3 (0.89%) VBScript
5 3 (0.89%) VB
6 1 (0.30%) Java
6 1 (0.30%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 211 (62.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 178 (52.82%) MCSE
3 118 (35.01%) MCITP
4 106 (31.45%) Citrix Certification
5 105 (31.16%) Cisco Certification
6 100 (29.67%) CCA
7 78 (23.15%) CCNA
8 68 (20.18%) MCSA
9 51 (15.13%) MCP
9 51 (15.13%) VCAP
10 46 (13.65%) CCNP
11 41 (12.17%) NCDA
12 38 (11.28%) MCTS
13 35 (10.39%) VTSP
13 35 (10.39%) NCIE
14 33 (9.79%) CCEE
15 31 (9.20%) Security Cleared
16 22 (6.53%) SC Cleared
16 22 (6.53%) VCP5
17 19 (5.64%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.86%) SLA
2 4 (1.19%) COBIT
3 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 288 (85.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 163 (48.37%) Active Directory
3 106 (31.45%) Hyper-V
4 103 (30.56%) vSphere
5 91 (27.00%) XenApp
6 68 (20.18%) XenDesktop
7 48 (14.24%) vCloud
8 47 (13.95%) VMware ESX
9 25 (7.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 20 (5.93%) VMware ESXi
11 18 (5.34%) Microsoft App-V
12 15 (4.45%) Terminal Services
13 10 (2.97%) VMware Workstation
14 9 (2.67%) XenServer
15 6 (1.78%) VirtualBox
16 5 (1.48%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 4 (1.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 4 (1.19%) Forefront TMG
17 4 (1.19%) UAG
17 4 (1.19%) NFS
Systems Management
1 22 (6.53%) Backup Exec
2 17 (5.04%) NetBackup
3 12 (3.56%) EMC NetWorker
4 10 (2.97%) SCOM
4 10 (2.97%) XenMobile
5 9 (2.67%) NetCrunch
6 6 (1.78%) SCCM
7 5 (1.48%) SolarWinds Orion
7 5 (1.48%) Legato
7 5 (1.48%) ARCserve
7 5 (1.48%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (1.19%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 4 (1.19%) SCOrch
9 3 (0.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 3 (0.89%) WSUS
10 2 (0.59%) Foglight
11 1 (0.30%) Puppet
Vendors
1 337 (100.00%) VMware
2 237 (70.33%) Microsoft
3 197 (58.46%) Citrix
4 136 (40.36%) Cisco
5 74 (21.96%) EMC
6 73 (21.66%) HP
7 55 (16.32%) NetApp
8 48 (14.24%) Dell
9 27 (8.01%) Symantec
10 25 (7.42%) 3PAR
11 24 (7.12%) IBM
12 20 (5.93%) Veeam
13 19 (5.64%) Juniper
14 12 (3.56%) AppSense
15 11 (3.26%) CommVault
16 10 (2.97%) Oracle
17 9 (2.67%) Splunk
18 8 (2.37%) Red Hat
19 7 (2.08%) Intel
19 7 (2.08%) PlateSpin
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum £30,000 - £38,000 + Certification Tr
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefi6s
Posted: 2 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago