The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 221 187 198
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +11
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 31 68 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.55% 1.10% 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.69% 3.61% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 22 61 30
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £50,000 £48,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
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
1829 1882 1633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 32.21% 30.43% 28.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1474 1435 1338
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the South West region.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in the South West

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Histogram in the South West

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
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 VMware Certified Professional (VCP) within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Wiltshire +20 17 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Gloucestershire -3 8 £31,500 -27.16% 2
Bristol -5 5 £65,000 +48.57% 1
Dorset -6 1 - - 1
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 74 (100.00%) VMware
2 50 (67.57%) Windows
3 46 (62.16%) Microsoft
4 45 (60.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 43 (58.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 37 (50.00%) MCSE
7 34 (45.95%) Windows Server
8 31 (41.89%) Active Directory
9 29 (39.19%) ITIL
9 29 (39.19%) Citrix
9 29 (39.19%) SAN
10 26 (35.14%) NetApp
11 24 (32.43%) MS Excel
11 24 (32.43%) MS Exchange
11 24 (32.43%) Windows Server 2008
12 22 (29.73%) vSphere
13 21 (28.38%) Windows Server 2012
14 19 (25.68%) Exchange Server 2010
14 19 (25.68%) XenApp
14 19 (25.68%) Cisco
15 17 (22.97%) HP
15 17 (22.97%) CCA
15 17 (22.97%) Citrix Certification
16 14 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
17 13 (17.57%) SQL Server
17 13 (17.57%) PowerShell
17 13 (17.57%) VCP5
18 12 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2013
18 12 (16.22%) Data ONTAP
18 12 (16.22%) NCIE

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 24 (32.43%) MS Exchange
2 19 (25.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (13.51%) SharePoint
5 7 (9.46%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (9.46%) IIS
6 5 (6.76%) Exchange Server 2000
6 5 (6.76%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (5.41%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (2.70%) OpenStack
8 2 (2.70%) Skype for Business
9 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (1.35%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 24 (32.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (39.19%) SAN
2 10 (13.51%) DHCP
2 10 (13.51%) DNS
3 9 (12.16%) Firewall
3 9 (12.16%) NAS
4 5 (6.76%) IPv4
4 5 (6.76%) TCP/IP
4 5 (6.76%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (4.05%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (4.05%) iSCSI
5 3 (4.05%) Unified Communications
5 3 (4.05%) VPN
6 2 (2.70%) LAN
6 2 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 9 (12.16%) Advertising
1 9 (12.16%) Finance
2 8 (10.81%) Retail
3 5 (6.76%) Local Government
4 3 (4.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (18.92%) Infrastructure Manager
2 13 (17.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 13 (17.57%) 3rd Line Support
2 13 (17.57%) Support Engineer
3 12 (16.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 12 (16.22%) Analyst
4 11 (14.86%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 11 (14.86%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 8 (10.81%) ICT Manager
5 8 (10.81%) IT Engineer
5 8 (10.81%) Senior IT Engineer
5 8 (10.81%) Storage Analyst
5 8 (10.81%) VMware Engineer
6 7 (9.46%) IT Support
6 7 (9.46%) IT Support Engineer
6 7 (9.46%) Senior IT Support
6 7 (9.46%) Senior Support Engineer
7 6 (8.11%) Consultant
7 6 (8.11%) IT Manager
7 6 (8.11%) NetApp Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.76%) Clustering
2 5 (6.76%) Raspberry Pi
3 4 (5.41%) SCADA
4 3 (4.05%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (4.05%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.70%) Cryptography
5 2 (2.70%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.35%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.35%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 50 (67.57%) Windows
2 34 (45.95%) Windows Server
3 24 (32.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (28.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (16.22%) Data ONTAP
7 4 (5.41%) Linux
7 4 (5.41%) Windows 2000
8 2 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.70%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.35%) Unix
9 1 (1.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (39.19%) ITIL
2 11 (14.86%) Migration
3 10 (13.51%) ITIL V3
4 9 (12.16%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (10.81%) Benchmarking
5 8 (10.81%) Capacity Management
5 8 (10.81%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (10.81%) Storage Virtualisation
6 7 (9.46%) Mentoring
7 6 (8.11%) Configuration Management
7 6 (8.11%) Project Management
8 4 (5.41%) Business Continuity
8 4 (5.41%) Change Management
8 4 (5.41%) Computer Forensics
8 4 (5.41%) Identity Management
8 4 (5.41%) MODAF
8 4 (5.41%) Service Delivery
8 4 (5.41%) TOGAF
8 4 (5.41%) UML
8 4 (5.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.57%) PowerShell
2 11 (14.86%) C
2 11 (14.86%) SQL
3 5 (6.76%) VB
3 5 (6.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 45 (60.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (50.00%) MCSE
3 17 (22.97%) CCA
3 17 (22.97%) Citrix Certification
4 13 (17.57%) VCP5
5 12 (16.22%) NCIE
6 11 (14.86%) MCITP
7 9 (12.16%) MCP
8 8 (10.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 8 (10.81%) MCSA
8 8 (10.81%) NCDA
9 7 (9.46%) Degree
9 7 (9.46%) Security Cleared
10 6 (8.11%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (8.11%) MCTS
10 6 (8.11%) SC Cleared
11 5 (6.76%) CCEE
11 5 (6.76%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (6.76%) DBS Check
11 5 (6.76%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.81%) SLA
2 2 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 43 (58.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (41.89%) Active Directory
3 22 (29.73%) vSphere
4 19 (25.68%) XenApp
5 9 (12.16%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (10.81%) Hyper-V
7 7 (9.46%) XenDesktop
8 6 (8.11%) VMware ESX
9 4 (5.41%) Forefront TMG
9 4 (5.41%) UAG
9 4 (5.41%) vCloud
10 1 (1.35%) KVM
10 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (1.35%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (9.46%) SCCM
1 7 (9.46%) vRealize
2 5 (6.76%) SmoothWall
3 4 (5.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (5.41%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (5.41%) SCOM
4 1 (1.35%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.35%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 74 (100.00%) VMware
2 46 (62.16%) Microsoft
3 29 (39.19%) Citrix
4 26 (35.14%) NetApp
5 19 (25.68%) Cisco
6 17 (22.97%) HP
7 12 (16.22%) Dell
8 9 (12.16%) EMC
9 5 (6.76%) Nimble Storage
9 5 (6.76%) Ruckus Wireless
10 4 (5.41%) 3PAR
10 4 (5.41%) Intel Security
10 4 (5.41%) Red Hat
10 4 (5.41%) Sophos
11 3 (4.05%) AppSense
12 2 (2.70%) IBM
12 2 (2.70%) SolarWinds
13 1 (1.35%) F5
13 1 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
13 1 (1.35%) Veeam
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
AAP3
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Strike IT Services
Salary: £42k + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Vodafone
Salary: From £36,550 to £54,850 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Posted: 9 days ago