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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 64 79 71
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -8
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 27 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.45% 1.33% 0.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.54% 5.17% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 24 15 8
Average salary £33,500 £46,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.95% +12.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.69% +8.23%
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
358 290 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 32.52% 25.78% 31.35%
Number of salaries quoted 315 262 243
Average salary £36,500 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.59% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 20 £33,000 -37.14%
Bridgend +14 4 £35,000 +7.69%
Glamorgan - 3 - -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 49 (100.00%) VMware
2 38 (77.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (59.18%) Windows
4 20 (40.82%) Linux
4 20 (40.82%) Active Directory
4 20 (40.82%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (40.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (38.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (38.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (38.78%) Microsoft
6 18 (36.73%) Cisco
7 17 (34.69%) Hyper-V
8 16 (32.65%) CCNA
9 15 (30.61%) RHCE
9 15 (30.61%) MS Exchange
9 15 (30.61%) ITIL
10 14 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
11 13 (26.53%) Exchange Server 2003
11 13 (26.53%) SAN
12 12 (24.49%) Office 365
13 11 (22.45%) Firewall
13 11 (22.45%) MCSE
13 11 (22.45%) HP
14 10 (20.41%) SharePoint
14 10 (20.41%) CCNP
14 10 (20.41%) Exchange Server 2010
15 9 (18.37%) LAMP
15 9 (18.37%) Configuration Management
15 9 (18.37%) NetApp

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 15 (30.61%) MS Exchange
2 14 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 13 (26.53%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (20.41%) SharePoint
4 10 (20.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (16.33%) Lync
6 7 (14.29%) Apache
7 6 (12.24%) Tomcat
8 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2000
8 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (8.16%) OpenStack
10 3 (6.12%) WebSphere
10 3 (6.12%) ColdFusion
10 3 (6.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (2.04%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (24.49%) Office 365
2 5 (10.20%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (8.16%) SaaS
4 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (26.53%) SAN
2 11 (22.45%) Firewall
3 5 (10.20%) VRRP
3 5 (10.20%) VLAN
3 5 (10.20%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (10.20%) HSRP
4 3 (6.12%) DHCP
4 3 (6.12%) DNS
5 2 (4.08%) VoIP
5 2 (4.08%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.04%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) MySQL
General
1 8 (16.33%) Advertising
2 7 (14.29%) Finance
3 3 (6.12%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 20 (40.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (24.49%) Systems Engineer
3 11 (22.45%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 9 (18.37%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (16.33%) Project Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) Architect
7 4 (8.16%) Consultant
7 4 (8.16%) Technical Design Authority
8 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 3 (6.12%) Wintel Consultant
8 3 (6.12%) Administrator
8 3 (6.12%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (6.12%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (6.12%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (6.12%) Linux Administrator
9 2 (4.08%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) Technical Support
9 2 (4.08%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.37%) LAMP
2 3 (6.12%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Blackberry
1 3 (6.12%) Clustering
2 2 (4.08%) AS400
3 1 (2.04%) iSeries
3 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 29 (59.18%) Windows
2 20 (40.82%) Linux
2 20 (40.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (38.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (38.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (18.37%) Solaris
5 8 (16.33%) Windows 2000 Server
6 6 (12.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (12.24%) UNIX
7 4 (8.16%) CentOS
8 2 (4.08%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.04%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) ITIL
2 9 (18.37%) Configuration Management
3 7 (14.29%) Service Management
3 7 (14.29%) Change Management
3 7 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
3 7 (14.29%) Competitive Intelligence
4 6 (12.24%) Project Management
5 5 (10.20%) Email Migration
5 5 (10.20%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (8.16%) TOGAF
6 4 (8.16%) Strategic Planning
7 3 (6.12%) Change Control
7 3 (6.12%) Time Management
8 2 (4.08%) DevOps
9 1 (2.04%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.04%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.37%) SQL
2 6 (12.24%) PowerShell
3 5 (10.20%) Ruby
3 5 (10.20%) Perl
4 4 (8.16%) Bash Shell
5 3 (6.12%) C#
Qualifications
1 20 (40.82%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (32.65%) CCNA
3 15 (30.61%) RHCE
4 14 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (22.45%) MCSE
6 10 (20.41%) CCNP
7 8 (16.33%) Degree
8 6 (12.24%) CCA
8 6 (12.24%) Citrix Certification
9 5 (10.20%) MCP
10 4 (8.16%) CCIE
10 4 (8.16%) VCP5
11 3 (6.12%) MCITP
11 3 (6.12%) MCSA
12 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
12 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
13 1 (2.04%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
1 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 38 (77.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (40.82%) Active Directory
3 17 (34.69%) Hyper-V
4 6 (12.24%) XenApp
5 5 (10.20%) VMware ESX
6 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (6.12%) XenServer
7 2 (4.08%) KVM
7 2 (4.08%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) Puppet
1 5 (10.20%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.08%) SCDPM
3 1 (2.04%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.04%) YUM
Vendors
1 49 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (38.78%) Microsoft
3 18 (36.73%) Cisco
4 11 (22.45%) HP
5 9 (18.37%) NetApp
5 9 (18.37%) Red Hat
6 8 (16.33%) Dell
6 8 (16.33%) Citrix
7 6 (12.24%) IBM
8 5 (10.20%) CheckPoint
8 5 (10.20%) WatchGuard
8 5 (10.20%) SonicWALL
9 3 (6.12%) Google
9 3 (6.12%) JBoss
9 3 (6.12%) EMC
10 2 (4.08%) Veeam
10 2 (4.08%) IPFX
11 1 (2.04%) SAP
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago