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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 83 84 63
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -21
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 15 21 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.28% 1.73% 2.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.16% 7.12% 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 15 21 24
Average salary £36,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.29% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £37,500 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £48,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% -10.00%
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
361 295 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 30.78% 24.32% 35.39%
Number of salaries quoted 301 255 262
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
Newport +12 12 £36,000 -4.00%
Cardiff -16 1 £65,000 +52.94%
Monmouthshire - 1 £32,500 -
Caerphilly - 1 £41,500 -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (88.89%) Windows
3 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 15 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (83.33%) Windows Server
4 12 (66.67%) Cisco
5 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
6 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
7 9 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (50.00%) VCP5
8 8 (44.44%) MCITP
9 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
9 7 (38.89%) Dell
9 7 (38.89%) Enterprise Storage
10 6 (33.33%) CCA
10 6 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
10 6 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (33.33%) CCNP
10 6 (33.33%) CCNA
11 5 (27.78%) Linux
11 5 (27.78%) MCSE
11 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
12 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (22.22%) EqualLogic
12 4 (22.22%) Replication
12 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
12 4 (22.22%) SolarWinds
12 4 (22.22%) Firewall
12 4 (22.22%) MCSA

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (16.67%) Skype for Business
2 3 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.56%) Apache
3 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) IaaS
2 2 (11.11%) Office 365
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Firewall
2 3 (16.67%) DHCP
2 3 (16.67%) DNS
3 2 (11.11%) SAN
4 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
4 1 (5.56%) LAN
4 1 (5.56%) VLAN
4 1 (5.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
1 3 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) Support Engineer
5 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (22.22%) Consultant
5 4 (22.22%) Data Centre Engineer
5 4 (22.22%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (16.67%) Support Consultant
6 3 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (16.67%) Systems Support Engineer
6 3 (16.67%) Technical Support
6 3 (16.67%) Technical Support Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) EMC Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
7 1 (5.56%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) WSH
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
3 4 (22.22%) EqualLogic
3 4 (22.22%) Replication
4 3 (16.67%) AS400
5 1 (5.56%) CLARiiON
5 1 (5.56%) EMC VNX
5 1 (5.56%) HP StoreVirtual
5 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
5 1 (5.56%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 5 (27.78%) Linux
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (16.67%) OS/400
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (5.56%) Change Management
2 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
2 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (5.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 3 (16.67%) Python
2 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.56%) C
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (50.00%) VCP5
3 8 (44.44%) MCITP
4 6 (33.33%) CCA
4 6 (33.33%) CCNA
4 6 (33.33%) CCNP
4 6 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (27.78%) MCSE
6 4 (22.22%) MCSA
7 1 (5.56%) DBS Check
7 1 (5.56%) Degree
7 1 (5.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 9 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (16.67%) DFS Replication
3 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (66.67%) Cisco
3 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
4 7 (38.89%) Dell
5 4 (22.22%) Citrix
5 4 (22.22%) SolarWinds
6 3 (16.67%) Dell Compellent
6 3 (16.67%) IBM
6 3 (16.67%) Splunk
7 1 (5.56%) Avaya
7 1 (5.56%) Brocade
7 1 (5.56%) EMC
7 1 (5.56%) HP
7 1 (5.56%) Veeam