The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 83 63 76
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +13
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 18 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.50% 2.63% 0.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.84% 7.21% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 18 23 6
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +72.41%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Qualifications Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
308 319 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 25.69% 36.54% 22.59%
Number of salaries quoted 272 270 182
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £57,500
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 South Wales

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in South Wales

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 30 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
Cardiff -20 11 £42,500 -15.00%
Newport +2 7 £37,500 - 3
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 33 (100.00%) Windows
1 33 (100.00%) VMware
2 30 (90.91%) Microsoft
3 26 (78.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (69.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (60.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (54.55%) Active Directory
6 18 (54.55%) SQL Server
6 18 (54.55%) VCP5
7 15 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2007
7 15 (45.45%) Hyper-V
7 15 (45.45%) MS Exchange
8 14 (42.42%) Citrix
8 14 (42.42%) Finance
8 14 (42.42%) Exchange Server 2010
8 14 (42.42%) Exchange Server 2013
9 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (39.39%) IBM
9 13 (39.39%) Linux
10 12 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (36.36%) Cisco
11 11 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (33.33%) AS400
11 11 (33.33%) WebSphere
12 10 (30.30%) Firewall
12 10 (30.30%) HTTP
13 9 (27.27%) OS/400
13 9 (27.27%) CCNP
13 9 (27.27%) IBM HTTP Server
13 9 (27.27%) PowerShell

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 15 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2007
1 15 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 14 (42.42%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (42.42%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (33.33%) WebSphere
4 9 (27.27%) IBM HTTP Server
5 8 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (18.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2000
7 2 (6.06%) OpenStack
8 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
8 1 (3.03%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) SaaS
1 3 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.06%) Office 365
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) Firewall
1 10 (30.30%) HTTP
2 7 (21.21%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (21.21%) Cisco PIX
2 7 (21.21%) iSCSI
3 3 (9.09%) DNS
4 2 (6.06%) VoIP
4 2 (6.06%) DHCP
4 2 (6.06%) SAN
4 2 (6.06%) IP Telephony
5 1 (3.03%) VPN
5 1 (3.03%) WAN
5 1 (3.03%) LAN
5 1 (3.03%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (54.55%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (42.42%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Advertising
3 3 (9.09%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 8 (24.24%) Project Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Consultant
4 5 (15.15%) Wintel Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Wintel Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Support
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Solutions Designer
7 1 (3.03%) Network Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Designer
7 1 (3.03%) Change Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) AS400
2 7 (21.21%) EqualLogic
2 7 (21.21%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (18.18%) Blackberry
3 6 (18.18%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (78.79%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (60.61%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (39.39%) Linux
5 9 (27.27%) OS/400
6 7 (21.21%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (9.09%) CentOS
8 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
9 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (15.15%) Change Control
3 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 3 (9.09%) Time Management
4 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.06%) ITIL
5 1 (3.03%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 3 (9.09%) Ruby
2 3 (9.09%) C#
2 3 (9.09%) Perl
2 3 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (54.55%) VCP5
2 12 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (27.27%) CCNP
5 7 (21.21%) MCITP
6 6 (18.18%) MCP
7 5 (15.15%) CCNA
8 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
8 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
8 2 (6.06%) MCSE
9 1 (3.03%) CCA
9 1 (3.03%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (3.03%) MCSA
System Software
1 23 (69.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 15 (45.45%) Hyper-V
4 7 (21.21%) XenApp
5 6 (18.18%) VMware ESX
6 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (9.09%) XenServer
8 2 (6.06%) KVM
8 2 (6.06%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Puppet
1 3 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.06%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) VMware
2 30 (90.91%) Microsoft
3 14 (42.42%) Citrix
4 13 (39.39%) IBM
5 12 (36.36%) Cisco
6 8 (24.24%) Dell
7 3 (9.09%) Google
8 2 (6.06%) IPFX
8 2 (6.06%) Veeam
9 1 (3.03%) Juniper
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Salary: 40 - 45k + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
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CGI
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago