The table below looks at the statistics for VCP5 in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCP5 over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank 226 - 217
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 12 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.20% - 0.039%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.68% - 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 2
Average salary £50,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £38,750 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+29.03% -16.66%
VCP5
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1756 1666 1499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 29.56% 27.23% 29.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1400 1332 1270
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,650 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

VCP5
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VCP5 across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VCP5 Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

VCP5
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VCP5 across the South West region.

VCP5 Salary Trend in the South West

VCP5
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VCP5 within the South West region over the 3 months to 3 September 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
Dorset - 11 £50,000 -
Bristol - 1 £50,000 -
VCP5
England

VCP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing VCP5 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 VCP5.

1 17 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 17 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (94.12%) vSphere
3 15 (88.24%) NCDA
3 15 (88.24%) NCIE
3 15 (88.24%) ITIL V3
3 15 (88.24%) Capacity Management
3 15 (88.24%) Data ONTAP
3 15 (88.24%) PowerShell
3 15 (88.24%) NetApp
3 15 (88.24%) Finance
3 15 (88.24%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) C
4 2 (11.76%) Windows
4 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Benchmarking
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (11.76%) Retail
4 2 (11.76%) VCP4
5 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
5 1 (5.88%) AppSense
5 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (5.88%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (5.88%) UAG
5 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012

VCP5
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing VCP5 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 VCP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) SAN
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
General
1 15 (88.24%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Analyst
1 11 (64.71%) Storage Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Storage Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) NetApp Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Consultant
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Data ONTAP
2 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) ITIL
1 15 (88.24%) ITIL V3
1 15 (88.24%) Capacity Management
2 2 (11.76%) Migration
2 2 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (11.76%) Benchmarking
3 1 (5.88%) Project Management
3 1 (5.88%) Identity Management
3 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.76%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 15 (88.24%) NCDA
2 15 (88.24%) NCIE
3 2 (11.76%) VCP4
4 1 (5.88%) CCEE
4 1 (5.88%) MCP
4 1 (5.88%) MCSE
4 1 (5.88%) MCSA
4 1 (5.88%) CCA
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (5.88%) CCEA
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 17 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (94.12%) vSphere
3 1 (5.88%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (5.88%) UAG
3 1 (5.88%) vCloud
3 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
3 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
1 1 (5.88%) SCOM
1 1 (5.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (88.24%) NetApp
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) SAP
4 1 (5.88%) AppSense