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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 172 195 202
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +7
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 65 33 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.07% 0.57% 0.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.58% 1.98% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 60 29 19
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,400 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
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
1818 1667 1847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 29.94% 28.58% 34.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1391 1351 1604
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,480 £55,000
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 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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 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 +17 23 £35,000 - 3
Gloucestershire -11 14 £45,000 -
Devon +2 13 £35,000 +16.66%
Bristol -4 9 £37,500 +11.94% 4
Somerset - 4 £45,000 - 1
Wiltshire +3 2 £51,250 +52.98%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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).

1 123 (100.00%) VMware
2 105 (85.37%) Microsoft
3 104 (84.55%) Windows
4 94 (76.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 78 (63.41%) VMware Infrastructure
6 77 (62.60%) Citrix
7 76 (61.79%) MS Exchange
8 69 (56.10%) MCSE
9 62 (50.41%) TCP/IP
10 59 (47.97%) vSphere
11 58 (47.15%) CCA
11 58 (47.15%) Citrix Certification
12 52 (42.28%) MCITP
13 50 (40.65%) SAN
13 50 (40.65%) Windows Server 2008
14 49 (39.84%) Active Directory
15 47 (38.21%) Windows Server 2012
16 45 (36.59%) MS Excel
17 44 (35.77%) Lync
18 42 (34.15%) Project Management
19 36 (29.27%) WAN
20 32 (26.02%) Firewall
20 32 (26.02%) XenApp
21 31 (25.20%) SCCM
21 31 (25.20%) XenDesktop
22 29 (23.58%) LAN
23 28 (22.76%) HP
23 28 (22.76%) SSL
24 27 (21.95%) Cisco
25 26 (21.14%) Migration

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 76 (61.79%) MS Exchange
2 44 (35.77%) Lync
3 24 (19.51%) IIS
4 16 (13.01%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (10.57%) Exchange Server 2003
5 13 (10.57%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (6.50%) SharePoint
8 6 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2000
9 4 (3.25%) OpenStack
9 4 (3.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.81%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 45 (36.59%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.50%) MS Office
3 2 (1.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.13%) Office 365
2 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (50.41%) TCP/IP
2 50 (40.65%) SAN
3 36 (29.27%) WAN
4 32 (26.02%) Firewall
5 29 (23.58%) LAN
6 28 (22.76%) SSL
7 21 (17.07%) NetScaler
7 21 (17.07%) WLAN
8 16 (13.01%) VPN
9 14 (11.38%) Wireless
10 10 (8.13%) VLAN
10 10 (8.13%) iSCSI
10 10 (8.13%) NAS
11 9 (7.32%) IPsec
12 8 (6.50%) DNS
13 5 (4.07%) DHCP
14 4 (3.25%) FTP
15 2 (1.63%) Broadband
15 2 (1.63%) VoIP
16 1 (0.81%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 10 (8.13%) Finance
2 5 (4.07%) Advertising
3 2 (1.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (40.65%) Consultant
2 45 (36.59%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 12 (9.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (8.94%) Analyst
5 10 (8.13%) Architect
6 8 (6.50%) Senior Consultant
6 8 (6.50%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
7 7 (5.69%) Technical Architect
7 7 (5.69%) Support Engineer
8 6 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (4.88%) Administrator
8 6 (4.88%) Help Desk Engineer
8 6 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (4.88%) Wintel Architect
9 5 (4.07%) Storage Analyst
9 5 (4.07%) IT Administrator
9 5 (4.07%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (4.07%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (3.25%) Systems Administrator
11 3 (2.44%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.07%) Thin Client
1 21 (17.07%) Fat Client
2 18 (14.63%) Clustering
3 7 (5.69%) PDA
4 4 (3.25%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.81%) EMC Centera
5 1 (0.81%) Cryptography
5 1 (0.81%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 104 (84.55%) Windows
2 50 (40.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 47 (38.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (17.07%) Windows Vista
5 17 (13.82%) Linux
6 14 (11.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (11.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (7.32%) CentOS
8 2 (1.63%) UNIX
9 1 (0.81%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.81%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.81%) AIX
9 1 (0.81%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (34.15%) Project Management
2 26 (21.14%) Migration
3 14 (11.38%) ITIL
4 8 (6.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (4.07%) ITIL V3
5 5 (4.07%) Capacity Management
6 4 (3.25%) Configuration Management
6 4 (3.25%) Service Management
6 4 (3.25%) Change Management
6 4 (3.25%) Problem Management
7 3 (2.44%) Load Balancing
8 2 (1.63%) Change Control
8 2 (1.63%) CRM
9 1 (0.81%) ERP
9 1 (0.81%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.81%) Benchmarking
9 1 (0.81%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (0.81%) Performance Testing
9 1 (0.81%) Load Testing
9 1 (0.81%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (13.82%) SQL
2 12 (9.76%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.44%) C
4 1 (0.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 94 (76.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 69 (56.10%) MCSE
3 58 (47.15%) CCA
3 58 (47.15%) Citrix Certification
4 52 (42.28%) MCITP
5 23 (18.70%) MCSA
6 22 (17.89%) CCEA
7 21 (17.07%) MCP
7 21 (17.07%) CCEE
8 14 (11.38%) Security Cleared
8 14 (11.38%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (8.13%) VCP5
10 8 (6.50%) CCNA
11 7 (5.69%) SC Cleared
12 6 (4.88%) CCNP
13 5 (4.07%) VCP4
13 5 (4.07%) NCDA
13 5 (4.07%) NCIE
14 4 (3.25%) DV Cleared
14 4 (3.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.63%) SLA
2 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 78 (63.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 59 (47.97%) vSphere
3 49 (39.84%) Active Directory
4 32 (26.02%) XenApp
5 31 (25.20%) XenDesktop
6 22 (17.89%) VMware ESX
7 21 (17.07%) Hyper-V
8 17 (13.82%) VMware ESXi
9 11 (8.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 6 (4.88%) vCloud
11 4 (3.25%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.81%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 31 (25.20%) SCCM
2 16 (13.01%) Backup Exec
3 12 (9.76%) Norton AntiVirus
4 9 (7.32%) SCOM
4 9 (7.32%) SCVMM
5 5 (4.07%) vMotion
6 3 (2.44%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.63%) ARCserve
8 1 (0.81%) WSUS
8 1 (0.81%) Zenoss
8 1 (0.81%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (0.81%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.81%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.81%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.81%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 123 (100.00%) VMware
2 105 (85.37%) Microsoft
3 77 (62.60%) Citrix
4 28 (22.76%) HP
5 27 (21.95%) Cisco
6 22 (17.89%) AppSense
6 22 (17.89%) EMC
7 21 (17.07%) Avaya
8 20 (16.26%) Dell
9 19 (15.45%) IBM
10 14 (11.38%) Symantec
11 10 (8.13%) Veeam
12 8 (6.50%) Websense
13 6 (4.88%) NetApp
13 6 (4.88%) Red Hat
14 4 (3.25%) Sophos
15 2 (1.63%) Intel
16 1 (0.81%) McAfee
16 1 (0.81%) SolarWinds
16 1 (0.81%) F5
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