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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 192 184 198
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +14
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 43 30 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.71% 0.59% 0.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.64% 2.00% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 41 29 16
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.69% +8.23%
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
1631 1500 2155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 26.77% 29.63% 38.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1291 1272 1909
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 August 2014.

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 August 2014. 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
Bristol +8 13 £35,000 - 1
Dorset +4 11 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Devon -9 9 £37,500 +29.31% 1
Wiltshire -17 9 £45,000 - 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 August 2014, 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 72 (100.00%) VMware
2 61 (84.72%) Windows
3 58 (80.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 52 (72.22%) Microsoft
5 43 (59.72%) Microsoft Certification
6 37 (51.39%) TCP/IP
7 35 (48.61%) MCSE
8 33 (45.83%) Citrix
9 32 (44.44%) MS Exchange
10 30 (41.67%) MCITP
10 30 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
11 29 (40.28%) Active Directory
12 24 (33.33%) Firewall
13 23 (31.94%) MS Excel
13 23 (31.94%) vSphere
14 22 (30.56%) Windows Server 2012
14 22 (30.56%) MCP
15 20 (27.78%) Windows Vista
15 20 (27.78%) CCA
15 20 (27.78%) Citrix Certification
16 18 (25.00%) VMware ESX
17 17 (23.61%) Disaster Recovery
18 16 (22.22%) Fat Client
18 16 (22.22%) Thin Client
18 16 (22.22%) SSL
18 16 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
18 16 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
19 15 (20.83%) Linux
19 15 (20.83%) HP
20 14 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 32 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 16 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
2 16 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (13.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 10 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2000
4 10 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (11.11%) IIS
5 8 (11.11%) Lync
6 1 (1.39%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (31.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.78%) MS Project
2 2 (2.78%) MS Office
2 2 (2.78%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.39%) SaaS
2 1 (1.39%) PaaS
2 1 (1.39%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (51.39%) TCP/IP
2 24 (33.33%) Firewall
3 16 (22.22%) SSL
4 14 (19.44%) SAN
5 13 (18.06%) LAN
6 11 (15.28%) VPN
6 11 (15.28%) NAS
7 10 (13.89%) WAN
8 8 (11.11%) DNS
8 8 (11.11%) DHCP
8 8 (11.11%) IPsec
9 6 (8.33%) WLAN
10 3 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (4.17%) DMZ
10 3 (4.17%) iSCSI
11 1 (1.39%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (1.39%) HSRP
11 1 (1.39%) BGP
11 1 (1.39%) MPLS
11 1 (1.39%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
General
1 5 (6.94%) Marketing
2 1 (1.39%) Finance
2 1 (1.39%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (30.56%) Consultant
2 16 (22.22%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 15 (20.83%) Architect
4 12 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 11 (15.28%) 3rd Line Support
5 11 (15.28%) Technical Architect
5 11 (15.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (8.33%) Analyst
8 5 (6.94%) Wintel Architect
9 4 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 4 (5.56%) Wintel Consultant
10 3 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 3 (4.17%) VMware Specialist
10 3 (4.17%) Technical Specialist
10 3 (4.17%) Project Engineer
10 3 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
10 3 (4.17%) IT Manager
11 1 (1.39%) Technical Design Authority
11 1 (1.39%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.39%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.22%) Fat Client
1 16 (22.22%) Thin Client
2 10 (13.89%) Blackberry
3 9 (12.50%) Clustering
4 3 (4.17%) EqualLogic
4 3 (4.17%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.17%) e-Health
5 2 (2.78%) Firmware
6 1 (1.39%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 61 (84.72%) Windows
2 30 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (30.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (27.78%) Windows Vista
5 15 (20.83%) Linux
6 10 (13.89%) CentOS
6 10 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (9.72%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (5.56%) Windows XP
8 4 (5.56%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.78%) UNIX
9 2 (2.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.61%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (12.50%) ITIL
3 7 (9.72%) Capacity Management
3 7 (9.72%) Change Control
3 7 (9.72%) Configuration Management
3 7 (9.72%) Project Management
4 6 (8.33%) Project Planning
4 6 (8.33%) Migration
4 6 (8.33%) Network Management
5 5 (6.94%) Problem Management
5 5 (6.94%) Service Management
6 4 (5.56%) Data Protection
6 4 (5.56%) Asset Management
7 3 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (4.17%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (4.17%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.17%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.89%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.17%) SQL
3 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.39%) Python
3 1 (1.39%) Java
3 1 (1.39%) Perl
3 1 (1.39%) VBScript
3 1 (1.39%) VB
3 1 (1.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 43 (59.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (48.61%) MCSE
3 30 (41.67%) MCITP
4 22 (30.56%) MCP
5 20 (27.78%) CCA
5 20 (27.78%) Citrix Certification
6 11 (15.28%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (12.50%) Security Cleared
7 9 (12.50%) CCNP
8 8 (11.11%) SC Cleared
8 8 (11.11%) Degree
9 6 (8.33%) MCTS
9 6 (8.33%) HP ASE
10 4 (5.56%) MCSA
11 2 (2.78%) ISEB
11 2 (2.78%) CCNA
12 1 (1.39%) CCIE
12 1 (1.39%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.50%) SLA
2 2 (2.78%) QA
3 1 (1.39%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 58 (80.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (40.28%) Active Directory
3 23 (31.94%) vSphere
4 18 (25.00%) VMware ESX
5 13 (18.06%) XenApp
6 12 (16.67%) vCloud
7 10 (13.89%) Hyper-V
8 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 6 (8.33%) Terminal Services
10 4 (5.56%) VMware Server
11 3 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (4.17%) Forefront TMG
11 3 (4.17%) VMFS
12 1 (1.39%) XenServer
12 1 (1.39%) XenDesktop
12 1 (1.39%) NFS
12 1 (1.39%) Xen
12 1 (1.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 9 (12.50%) SCCM
2 7 (9.72%) Backup Exec
3 4 (5.56%) NetBackup
3 4 (5.56%) ARCserve
3 4 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 72 (100.00%) VMware
2 52 (72.22%) Microsoft
3 33 (45.83%) Citrix
4 15 (20.83%) HP
5 14 (19.44%) Cisco
6 12 (16.67%) IBM
7 10 (13.89%) Symantec
8 9 (12.50%) Dell
9 6 (8.33%) NetApp
9 6 (8.33%) Avaya
10 4 (5.56%) EMC
11 3 (4.17%) Red Hat
11 3 (4.17%) Apple
11 3 (4.17%) CA
12 1 (1.39%) Oracle
Devon
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Wiltshire
Roc Search
Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago