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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 81 73 71
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 14 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.15% 2.21% 1.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.68% 6.54% 5.50%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 15
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £32,950 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,350 £67,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -6.66%
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
380 382 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 31.12% 33.84% 26.89%
Number of salaries quoted 326 318 262
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,546 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.58% +1.36%

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 2 July 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
Newport 0 8 £36,000 -4.00%
Cardiff -21 5 £37,000 +5.71%
Torfaen - 1 £36,000 -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 38 (100.00%) VMware
2 32 (84.21%) Windows
3 29 (76.32%) Microsoft
4 27 (71.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 27 (71.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (65.79%) Finance
6 24 (63.16%) Active Directory
6 24 (63.16%) Linux
7 23 (60.53%) VCP5
8 22 (57.89%) SQL Server
9 20 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
10 19 (50.00%) OS/400
10 19 (50.00%) IBM
10 19 (50.00%) AS400
11 10 (26.32%) IBM HTTP Server
11 10 (26.32%) HTTP
11 10 (26.32%) WebSphere
12 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (23.68%) Hyper-V
13 8 (21.05%) MS Exchange
13 8 (21.05%) Citrix
13 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (21.05%) SAN
14 5 (13.16%) Clustering
14 5 (13.16%) DHCP
14 5 (13.16%) MCSE
14 5 (13.16%) MCP
14 5 (13.16%) Windows 7
14 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
14 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2000

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 10 (26.32%) IBM HTTP Server
1 10 (26.32%) WebSphere
2 8 (21.05%) MS Exchange
3 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2000
4 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (5.26%) IIS
5 2 (5.26%) Apache
5 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.63%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (26.32%) HTTP
2 8 (21.05%) SAN
3 5 (13.16%) DHCP
4 3 (7.89%) Firewall
4 3 (7.89%) Cisco PIX
4 3 (7.89%) iSCSI
4 3 (7.89%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (5.26%) DNS
6 1 (2.63%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) MySQL
General
1 25 (65.79%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Advertising
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Electronics
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 10 (26.32%) Administrator
2 10 (26.32%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Technical Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Project Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Wintel Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.63%) Implementation Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Wintel Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (50.00%) AS400
2 5 (13.16%) Clustering
3 3 (7.89%) EqualLogic
3 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.63%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 32 (84.21%) Windows
2 27 (71.05%) Windows Server 2003
2 27 (71.05%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (63.16%) Linux
4 19 (50.00%) OS/400
5 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (13.16%) Windows 7
6 5 (13.16%) Windows 8
7 4 (10.53%) UNIX
8 3 (7.89%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (2.63%) CentOS
9 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.63%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (10.53%) ITIL
2 2 (5.26%) Migration
2 2 (5.26%) Scrum
3 1 (2.63%) Programme Management
3 1 (2.63%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (2.63%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (2.63%) DevOps
3 1 (2.63%) Line Management
3 1 (2.63%) Mentoring
3 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
3 1 (2.63%) Project Management
3 1 (2.63%) Service Management
3 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
3 1 (2.63%) Change Management
3 1 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) Ruby
2 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (60.53%) VCP5
2 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (13.16%) MCP
3 5 (13.16%) MCSE
3 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
4 3 (7.89%) CCNP
4 3 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (7.89%) MCITP
5 2 (5.26%) Degree
5 2 (5.26%) RHCE
6 1 (2.63%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (63.16%) Active Directory
2 20 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (23.68%) Hyper-V
4 4 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.63%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) WSUS
1 1 (2.63%) SCCM
1 1 (2.63%) SCOM
1 1 (2.63%) yum
1 1 (2.63%) Puppet
1 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) VMware
2 29 (76.32%) Microsoft
3 19 (50.00%) IBM
4 8 (21.05%) Citrix
5 3 (7.89%) Dell
5 3 (7.89%) Cisco
5 3 (7.89%) Dell Compellent
6 2 (5.26%) Intel
7 1 (2.63%) SAP
7 1 (2.63%) NetApp
7 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.63%) McAfee