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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 84 84 73
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 10 20 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.88% 1.74% 0.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.92% 4.58% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 7
Average salary £38,750 £39,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.64% +16.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £31,850 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £51,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
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
343 437 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 30.27% 38.10% 25.73%
Number of salaries quoted 316 389 217
Average salary £38,400 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,350 £27,100 £20,500
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)
Salary Histogram in South Wales

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Histogram 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 19 December 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
Cardiff +2 6 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Newport +10 3 £37,500 - 1
Bridgend +10 1 £33,500 -4.28%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 35 (100.00%) VMware
2 30 (85.71%) Windows
3 24 (68.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (65.71%) Microsoft
5 21 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (48.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (48.57%) MS Exchange
7 16 (45.71%) Exchange Server 2007
8 15 (42.86%) Active Directory
9 14 (40.00%) Hyper-V
9 14 (40.00%) Linux
9 14 (40.00%) Cisco
10 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (37.14%) Exchange Server 2003
11 12 (34.29%) Cisco Certification
11 12 (34.29%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (31.43%) Exchange Server 2010
12 11 (31.43%) Finance
13 10 (28.57%) IBM
13 10 (28.57%) Citrix
13 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
14 9 (25.71%) PowerShell
14 9 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2013
14 9 (25.71%) CCNA
14 9 (25.71%) VCP5
15 7 (20.00%) WebSphere
15 7 (20.00%) XenApp
15 7 (20.00%) Firewall
16 6 (17.14%) MCP
16 6 (17.14%) MCSE

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 17 (48.57%) MS Exchange
2 16 (45.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 13 (37.14%) Exchange Server 2003
4 11 (31.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (20.00%) WebSphere
7 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2000
8 5 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (11.43%) IBM HTTP Server
10 3 (8.57%) Apache
10 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
10 3 (8.57%) OpenStack
11 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
11 2 (5.71%) JBoss
11 2 (5.71%) ColdFusion
12 1 (2.86%) IIS
12 1 (2.86%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Office 365
2 4 (11.43%) SaaS
2 4 (11.43%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) Firewall
2 6 (17.14%) SAN
3 5 (14.29%) HTTP
4 4 (11.43%) DNS
5 3 (8.57%) DHCP
5 3 (8.57%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (8.57%) iSCSI
5 3 (8.57%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (5.71%) IP Telephony
6 2 (5.71%) VoIP
7 1 (2.86%) WAN
7 1 (2.86%) LAN
7 1 (2.86%) VPN
7 1 (2.86%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (31.43%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Advertising
2 4 (11.43%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 6 (17.14%) Consultant
1 6 (17.14%) 3rd Line Support
1 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Wintel Consultant
3 4 (11.43%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Project Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Support
5 2 (5.71%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Change Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) LAMP
2 2 (5.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) AS400
2 5 (14.29%) Clustering
2 5 (14.29%) Blackberry
3 3 (8.57%) EqualLogic
3 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 30 (85.71%) Windows
2 21 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (48.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (40.00%) Linux
5 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (14.29%) UNIX
7 4 (11.43%) CentOS
7 4 (11.43%) OS/400
8 3 (8.57%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
9 2 (5.71%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) ITIL
1 6 (17.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (14.29%) Change Control
3 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
3 4 (11.43%) Time Management
3 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
4 3 (8.57%) Strategic Planning
4 3 (8.57%) Line Management
5 1 (2.86%) Coaching
5 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.86%) Project Management
5 1 (2.86%) Service Management
5 1 (2.86%) Change Management
5 1 (2.86%) Network Design
5 1 (2.86%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (2.86%) Competitive Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) PowerShell
2 6 (17.14%) SQL
3 4 (11.43%) Ruby
3 4 (11.43%) C#
3 4 (11.43%) Perl
3 4 (11.43%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (34.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (25.71%) CCNA
2 9 (25.71%) VCP5
3 6 (17.14%) MCP
3 6 (17.14%) MCSE
4 5 (14.29%) CCA
4 5 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (14.29%) CCNP
4 5 (14.29%) RHCE
5 4 (11.43%) MCITP
6 2 (5.71%) Degree
7 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.86%) VCP4
7 1 (2.86%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
1 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (68.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 14 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 7 (20.00%) XenApp
5 6 (17.14%) VMware ESX
6 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (11.43%) XenServer
8 3 (8.57%) KVM
9 1 (2.86%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Puppet
1 4 (11.43%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.71%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (65.71%) Microsoft
3 14 (40.00%) Cisco
4 10 (28.57%) IBM
4 10 (28.57%) Citrix
5 4 (11.43%) Dell
5 4 (11.43%) Google
6 2 (5.71%) Veeam
6 2 (5.71%) IPFX
6 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.86%) SAP
7 1 (2.86%) Juniper
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
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