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 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 217 189 204
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +15
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 38 57 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.67% 0.97% 0.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.99% 3.12% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 30 54 22
Average salary £35,000 £37,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.04% -17.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,823 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-1.23% -12.90%
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
1908 1827 1553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 33.51% 31.03% 28.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1511 1490 1263
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 February 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 5 February 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 +13 12 £38,750 -18.42% 2
Dorset -14 11 £35,000 -3.44%
Gloucestershire +1 8 £31,500 -5.97% 1
Bristol -1 6 £42,500 -12.37% 1
Devon -9 2 £30,000 -14.28%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 93 (100.00%) VMware
2 77 (82.80%) Windows
3 66 (70.97%) Microsoft
4 64 (68.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 58 (62.37%) Citrix
6 57 (61.29%) MCSE
7 51 (54.84%) VMware Infrastructure
8 50 (53.76%) Windows Server
9 47 (50.54%) MS Exchange
10 44 (47.31%) ITIL
11 41 (44.09%) MS Excel
11 41 (44.09%) SAN
12 40 (43.01%) Citrix Certification
13 38 (40.86%) CCA
14 37 (39.78%) Active Directory
15 28 (30.11%) Windows Server 2008
15 28 (30.11%) XenApp
16 27 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
17 24 (25.81%) MCP
17 24 (25.81%) MCSA
18 22 (23.66%) Exchange Server 2010
19 19 (20.43%) EMC
19 19 (20.43%) vSphere
20 18 (19.35%) CCEE
20 18 (19.35%) Project Management
21 17 (18.28%) PowerShell
21 17 (18.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
22 16 (17.20%) Presales
22 16 (17.20%) VCP5
23 15 (16.13%) CCEA

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 47 (50.54%) MS Exchange
2 22 (23.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (9.68%) SharePoint
4 8 (8.60%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (7.53%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (7.53%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (7.53%) IIS
6 5 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2000
7 4 (4.30%) Lync
8 3 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (2.15%) OpenStack
9 2 (2.15%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (2.15%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 41 (44.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (44.09%) SAN
2 11 (11.83%) TCP/IP
3 10 (10.75%) DNS
3 10 (10.75%) NAS
4 7 (7.53%) WAN
5 6 (6.45%) DHCP
5 6 (6.45%) LAN
6 5 (5.38%) IPv4
6 5 (5.38%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (4.30%) Firewall
7 4 (4.30%) IPsec
7 4 (4.30%) SSL
8 2 (2.15%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.05%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.38%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 15 (16.13%) Finance
2 11 (11.83%) Advertising
3 8 (8.60%) Retail
4 5 (5.38%) Local Government
5 3 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (21.51%) Infrastructure Manager
2 18 (19.35%) Consultant
3 16 (17.20%) Analyst
4 15 (16.13%) 3rd Line Support
4 15 (16.13%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 14 (15.05%) Support Engineer
6 13 (13.98%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 12 (12.90%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 11 (11.83%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
9 9 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (8.60%) ICT Manager
10 8 (8.60%) Storage Analyst
11 6 (6.45%) Administrator
11 6 (6.45%) Senior IT Support
11 6 (6.45%) Wintel Engineer
12 5 (5.38%) Systems Manager
13 4 (4.30%) Senior Support Engineer
13 4 (4.30%) Support Analyst
13 4 (4.30%) Team Leader
13 4 (4.30%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.08%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.68%) Clustering
2 6 (6.45%) Data Centre
3 5 (5.38%) Raspberry Pi
4 3 (3.23%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.23%) EMC VNX
5 2 (2.15%) Cryptography
5 2 (2.15%) Replication
6 1 (1.08%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 77 (82.80%) Windows
2 50 (53.76%) Windows Server
3 28 (30.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (10.75%) Linux
6 9 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (8.60%) Data ONTAP
7 8 (8.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (4.30%) CentOS
9 2 (2.15%) Ubuntu
9 2 (2.15%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (47.31%) ITIL
2 18 (19.35%) Project Management
3 16 (17.20%) Presales
4 14 (15.05%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (13.98%) Migration
6 12 (12.90%) Mentoring
7 10 (10.75%) ITIL V3
8 8 (8.60%) Benchmarking
8 8 (8.60%) Capacity Management
8 8 (8.60%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (5.38%) Change Management
9 5 (5.38%) Service Delivery
10 4 (4.30%) Business Continuity
11 3 (3.23%) Change Control
11 3 (3.23%) Configuration Management
11 3 (3.23%) Load Balancing
12 2 (2.15%) Identity Management
12 2 (2.15%) Network Monitoring
12 2 (2.15%) Problem Management
12 2 (2.15%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 17 (18.28%) PowerShell
2 12 (12.90%) SQL
3 8 (8.60%) C
3 8 (8.60%) VBScript
4 6 (6.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 64 (68.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 57 (61.29%) MCSE
3 40 (43.01%) Citrix Certification
4 38 (40.86%) CCA
5 24 (25.81%) MCP
5 24 (25.81%) MCSA
6 18 (19.35%) CCEE
7 17 (18.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 16 (17.20%) VCP5
9 15 (16.13%) CCEA
10 12 (12.90%) MCITP
11 11 (11.83%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (8.60%) NCDA
12 8 (8.60%) NCIE
13 7 (7.53%) CCNA
13 7 (7.53%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (7.53%) Degree
13 7 (7.53%) Security Cleared
14 6 (6.45%) CCNP
15 5 (5.38%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.53%) SLA
2 2 (2.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 51 (54.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (39.78%) Active Directory
3 28 (30.11%) XenApp
4 19 (20.43%) vSphere
5 8 (8.60%) Hyper-V
6 7 (7.53%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (6.45%) VMware ESX
8 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (4.30%) XenDesktop
9 3 (3.23%) Terminal Services
10 2 (2.15%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (2.15%) UAG
10 2 (2.15%) vCloud
11 1 (1.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (1.08%) KVM
11 1 (1.08%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (12.90%) SCCM
2 8 (8.60%) NetBackup
3 7 (7.53%) Backup Exec
3 7 (7.53%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (5.38%) SmoothWall
5 4 (4.30%) WSUS
6 2 (2.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (2.15%) SCOM
6 2 (2.15%) WhatsUp Gold
6 2 (2.15%) Zenoss
7 1 (1.08%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 93 (100.00%) VMware
2 66 (70.97%) Microsoft
3 58 (62.37%) Citrix
4 19 (20.43%) EMC
5 15 (16.13%) AppSense
6 13 (13.98%) NetApp
7 10 (10.75%) Cisco
7 10 (10.75%) HP
8 8 (8.60%) Symantec
9 6 (6.45%) Dell
9 6 (6.45%) Red Hat
10 5 (5.38%) Nimble Storage
10 5 (5.38%) Ruckus Wireless
10 5 (5.38%) Sophos
11 3 (3.23%) arcserve
12 2 (2.15%) IBM
12 2 (2.15%) SolarWinds
13 1 (1.08%) 3PAR
13 1 (1.08%) F5
13 1 (1.08%) McAfee
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