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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 177 204 191
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -13
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 64 23 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.03% 0.43% 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.33% 1.46% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 63 23 25
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,400 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.57% +5.55%
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
1921 1579 2079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.88% 29.73% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1580 1348 1808
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +20 23 £35,000 -12.50% 5
Dorset +6 15 £36,250 +11.53% 2
Devon -12 12 £43,750 +50.86%
Wiltshire -6 9 £52,500 +7.69% 1
Gloucestershire -7 5 £47,500 -5.00% 3
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 99 (100.00%) VMware
2 88 (88.89%) Windows
3 87 (87.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 72 (72.73%) Microsoft
5 52 (52.53%) Citrix
5 52 (52.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 46 (46.46%) MS Exchange
7 44 (44.44%) MCSE
8 43 (43.43%) Active Directory
9 42 (42.42%) TCP/IP
10 34 (34.34%) vSphere
10 34 (34.34%) Windows Server 2012
11 33 (33.33%) MCITP
12 31 (31.31%) MCP
13 30 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
14 29 (29.29%) XenApp
14 29 (29.29%) VMware ESX
15 28 (28.28%) Disaster Recovery
15 28 (28.28%) SAN
16 27 (27.27%) MS Excel
17 26 (26.26%) Linux
18 25 (25.25%) CCA
18 25 (25.25%) Citrix Certification
18 25 (25.25%) Exchange Server 2013
19 24 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2003
20 23 (23.23%) Cisco Certification
21 22 (22.22%) SSL
21 22 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
22 20 (20.20%) PowerShell
22 20 (20.20%) Blackberry

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 46 (46.46%) MS Exchange
2 25 (25.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 24 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2003
4 22 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 20 (20.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 20 (20.20%) Exchange Server 2000
5 20 (20.20%) Exchange Server 2007
6 16 (16.16%) Lync
7 9 (9.09%) IIS
8 1 (1.01%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.01%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 27 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.02%) MS Project
2 2 (2.02%) MS Office
2 2 (2.02%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.04%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.01%) SaaS
2 1 (1.01%) PaaS
2 1 (1.01%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (42.42%) TCP/IP
2 28 (28.28%) SAN
3 22 (22.22%) SSL
4 20 (20.20%) Firewall
5 16 (16.16%) VPN
5 16 (16.16%) NAS
6 14 (14.14%) IPsec
7 12 (12.12%) LAN
7 12 (12.12%) WAN
8 7 (7.07%) NetScaler
9 6 (6.06%) DNS
9 6 (6.06%) WLAN
9 6 (6.06%) DHCP
10 3 (3.03%) DMZ
10 3 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (2.02%) iSCSI
12 1 (1.01%) BGP
12 1 (1.01%) MPLS
12 1 (1.01%) OSPF
12 1 (1.01%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.01%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.01%) NoSQL
1 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (6.06%) French Language
1 6 (6.06%) Spanish Language
1 6 (6.06%) Finance
2 1 (1.01%) Advertising
2 1 (1.01%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (48.48%) Consultant
2 25 (25.25%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 19 (19.19%) Architect
4 14 (14.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (13.13%) Wintel Consultant
6 12 (12.12%) Support Engineer
7 10 (10.10%) 3rd Line Support
8 8 (8.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (6.06%) Wintel Architect
9 6 (6.06%) Technical Architect
10 5 (5.05%) Senior Consultant
10 5 (5.05%) Analyst
10 5 (5.05%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (5.05%) Solutions Consultant
10 5 (5.05%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
10 5 (5.05%) VMware Specialist
11 4 (4.04%) VMware Engineer
11 4 (4.04%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (4.04%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 3 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.01%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.20%) Blackberry
2 19 (19.19%) Clustering
3 17 (17.17%) Fat Client
3 17 (17.17%) Thin Client
4 5 (5.05%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.03%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.03%) e-Health
5 3 (3.03%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.01%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 88 (88.89%) Windows
2 34 (34.34%) Windows Server 2012
3 30 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (26.26%) Linux
5 20 (20.20%) Windows Vista
6 17 (17.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (16.16%) CentOS
8 8 (8.08%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (4.04%) Windows 8
9 4 (4.04%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.01%) UNIX
10 1 (1.01%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (28.28%) Disaster Recovery
2 17 (17.17%) Change Control
3 15 (15.15%) Project Management
4 14 (14.14%) ITIL
5 7 (7.07%) Project Planning
5 7 (7.07%) Migration
5 7 (7.07%) Capacity Management
6 6 (6.06%) Configuration Management
7 5 (5.05%) Service Management
8 4 (4.04%) Data Protection
8 4 (4.04%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (4.04%) Asset Management
8 4 (4.04%) Problem Management
9 3 (3.03%) PRINCE2
9 3 (3.03%) Change Management
9 3 (3.03%) Network Management
9 3 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (3.03%) Line Management
10 2 (2.02%) Time Management
10 2 (2.02%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (20.20%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.01%) Java
2 1 (1.01%) Perl
2 1 (1.01%) VBScript
2 1 (1.01%) VB
2 1 (1.01%) Python
2 1 (1.01%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 52 (52.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 44 (44.44%) MCSE
3 33 (33.33%) MCITP
4 31 (31.31%) MCP
5 25 (25.25%) CCA
5 25 (25.25%) Citrix Certification
6 23 (23.23%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (14.14%) Degree
7 14 (14.14%) CCNP
8 12 (12.12%) Security Cleared
9 11 (11.11%) SC Cleared
10 9 (9.09%) VCP5
11 8 (8.08%) CCEE
11 8 (8.08%) CCEA
11 8 (8.08%) CCNA
11 8 (8.08%) MCSA
12 5 (5.05%) MCTS
13 4 (4.04%) HP ASE
14 3 (3.03%) VCP4
15 2 (2.02%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.10%) SLA
2 2 (2.02%) QA
2 2 (2.02%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 87 (87.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (43.43%) Active Directory
3 34 (34.34%) vSphere
4 29 (29.29%) XenApp
4 29 (29.29%) VMware ESX
5 18 (18.18%) Hyper-V
6 17 (17.17%) vCloud
6 17 (17.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 10 (10.10%) XenDesktop
8 8 (8.08%) Terminal Services
9 7 (7.07%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (4.04%) VMware Server
11 3 (3.03%) Forefront TMG
11 3 (3.03%) VMFS
12 2 (2.02%) XenServer
13 1 (1.01%) ISA Server
13 1 (1.01%) Firmware
13 1 (1.01%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (1.01%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 9 (9.09%) SCCM
2 8 (8.08%) Backup Exec
3 5 (5.05%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (5.05%) ARCserve
3 5 (5.05%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.01%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 99 (100.00%) VMware
2 72 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 52 (52.53%) Citrix
4 15 (15.15%) Cisco
4 15 (15.15%) HP
4 15 (15.15%) Dell
5 11 (11.11%) EMC
6 10 (10.10%) IBM
7 9 (9.09%) Symantec
8 8 (8.08%) AppSense
9 6 (6.06%) Avaya
9 6 (6.06%) NetApp
10 4 (4.04%) Red Hat
11 3 (3.03%) SAP
11 3 (3.03%) CA
12 1 (1.01%) BMC
12 1 (1.01%) SonicWALL
Wiltshire
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefi6s
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus + Car + Pension + BUPA
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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Bristol
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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