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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 80 76 75
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 19 22 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.57% 2.04% 1.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.76% 5.41% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 10
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 £33,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £67,500 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -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
399 407 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 33.03% 37.79% 26.99%
Number of salaries quoted 342 337 255
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,757 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £51,000
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 2 June 2015.

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 2 June 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 +3 10 £36,000 -4.00% 1
Cardiff -17 6 £36,000 +2.85% 1
Bridgend +2 2 £51,250 +11.41%
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 June 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 48 (100.00%) VMware
2 42 (87.50%) Windows
3 41 (85.42%) Microsoft
4 36 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 35 (72.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 33 (68.75%) VCP5
7 32 (66.67%) SQL Server
8 31 (64.58%) Linux
9 30 (62.50%) Finance
10 27 (56.25%) Active Directory
11 26 (54.17%) VMware Infrastructure
12 25 (52.08%) OS/400
12 25 (52.08%) IBM
12 25 (52.08%) AS400
13 17 (35.42%) HTTP
14 16 (33.33%) WebSphere
14 16 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
15 14 (29.17%) Hyper-V
16 13 (27.08%) Citrix
17 12 (25.00%) MS Exchange
18 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Certification
18 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2008
19 8 (16.67%) Firewall
19 8 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
20 7 (14.58%) Exchange Server 2010
20 7 (14.58%) Windows 2000 Server
20 7 (14.58%) EqualLogic
20 7 (14.58%) Enterprise Storage
20 7 (14.58%) MCITP
20 7 (14.58%) Exchange Server 2007

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 16 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 16 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
2 12 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 8 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (14.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (14.58%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2000
6 2 (4.17%) IIS
6 2 (4.17%) Apache
6 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
6 2 (4.17%) OpenStack
7 1 (2.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Office 365
1 2 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (35.42%) HTTP
2 8 (16.67%) Firewall
3 7 (14.58%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (14.58%) Cisco PIX
3 7 (14.58%) iSCSI
4 6 (12.50%) SAN
5 3 (6.25%) DNS
5 3 (6.25%) DHCP
6 1 (2.08%) VPLS
6 1 (2.08%) LAN
6 1 (2.08%) WAN
6 1 (2.08%) LDAP
6 1 (2.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) MySQL
General
1 30 (62.50%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Advertising
3 1 (2.08%) Marketing
3 1 (2.08%) Welsh Language
3 1 (2.08%) Electronics
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (52.08%) 3rd Line Support
2 10 (20.83%) Systems Administrator
2 10 (20.83%) Administrator
3 7 (14.58%) Project Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Architect
4 5 (10.42%) Technical Architect
5 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Wintel Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.08%) Implementation Consultant
8 1 (2.08%) Technical Designer
8 1 (2.08%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.08%) Designer
8 1 (2.08%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Wintel Consultant
8 1 (2.08%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Cloud Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (52.08%) AS400
2 7 (14.58%) EqualLogic
2 7 (14.58%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (12.50%) Clustering
4 1 (2.08%) DTV
4 1 (2.08%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 42 (87.50%) Windows
2 36 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 35 (72.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 31 (64.58%) Linux
5 25 (52.08%) OS/400
6 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (14.58%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (8.33%) UNIX
9 3 (6.25%) Windows 7
9 3 (6.25%) Windows 8
10 2 (4.17%) CentOS
11 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (2.08%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (8.33%) ITIL
2 2 (4.17%) Configuration Management
2 2 (4.17%) Scrum
2 2 (4.17%) Migration
2 2 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (2.08%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (2.08%) Programme Management
3 1 (2.08%) Network Design
3 1 (2.08%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (2.08%) Time Management
3 1 (2.08%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (2.08%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (2.08%) DevOps
3 1 (2.08%) Line Management
3 1 (2.08%) Mentoring
3 1 (2.08%) Service Management
3 1 (2.08%) Service Delivery
3 1 (2.08%) Change Management
3 1 (2.08%) Project Management
3 1 (2.08%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.25%) PowerShell
1 3 (6.25%) SQL
2 2 (4.17%) Perl
2 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
2 2 (4.17%) Ruby
3 1 (2.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 33 (68.75%) VCP5
2 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (14.58%) MCITP
3 7 (14.58%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (14.58%) CCNP
4 6 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 5 (10.42%) MCP
6 4 (8.33%) MCSE
7 2 (4.17%) RHCE
7 2 (4.17%) MCSA
7 2 (4.17%) Degree
8 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 26 (54.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (29.17%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.17%) XenApp
5 1 (2.08%) XenServer
5 1 (2.08%) KVM
5 1 (2.08%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.17%) Puppet
2 1 (2.08%) WSUS
2 1 (2.08%) SCCM
2 1 (2.08%) SCOM
2 1 (2.08%) yum
Vendors
1 48 (100.00%) VMware
2 41 (85.42%) Microsoft
3 25 (52.08%) IBM
4 13 (27.08%) Citrix
5 7 (14.58%) Dell
5 7 (14.58%) Cisco
6 2 (4.17%) Intel
7 1 (2.08%) Google
7 1 (2.08%) NetApp
7 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.08%) McAfee
7 1 (2.08%) SAP
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £33000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £25k - 28k per year + Excellence Benefits Package
Posted: 18 days ago