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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 178 194 199
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +5
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 62 35 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.06% 0.57% 0.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.58% 2.20% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 59 32 16
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,950 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.38% -6.66%
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
1734 1590 1505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 29.51% 25.87% 28.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1361 1223 1270
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +26 29 £35,000 - 1
Gloucestershire -1 14 £40,000 +7.38% 1
Wiltshire -1 14 £42,500 -5.55%
Bristol -8 6 £41,500 +38.33% 4
Somerset - 1 £45,000 -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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).

1 129 (100.00%) VMware
2 102 (79.07%) Microsoft
3 98 (75.97%) Windows
4 89 (68.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 81 (62.79%) MS Exchange
6 80 (62.02%) Citrix
7 73 (56.59%) MCSE
8 63 (48.84%) VMware Infrastructure
9 56 (43.41%) vSphere
10 51 (39.53%) Citrix Certification
11 49 (37.98%) MCITP
12 47 (36.43%) CCA
12 47 (36.43%) MS Excel
13 46 (35.66%) Windows Server 2008
14 44 (34.11%) Windows Server 2012
15 43 (33.33%) SAN
16 42 (32.56%) TCP/IP
17 41 (31.78%) MCSA
18 40 (31.01%) Active Directory
19 35 (27.13%) ITIL
20 34 (26.36%) XenApp
21 33 (25.58%) Project Management
22 28 (21.71%) MCP
23 27 (20.93%) Backup Exec
24 25 (19.38%) Symantec
25 24 (18.60%) PowerShell
26 23 (17.83%) Norton AntiVirus
27 22 (17.05%) NetApp
27 22 (17.05%) Firewall
28 20 (15.50%) AppSense

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 81 (62.79%) MS Exchange
2 19 (14.73%) Lync
3 13 (10.08%) IIS
4 12 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (8.53%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (6.20%) Exchange Server 2000
7 7 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (3.10%) OpenStack
9 3 (2.33%) SharePoint
9 3 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 47 (36.43%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.88%) MS Office
3 1 (0.78%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (33.33%) SAN
2 42 (32.56%) TCP/IP
3 22 (17.05%) Firewall
4 16 (12.40%) SSL
4 16 (12.40%) WAN
5 13 (10.08%) LAN
6 12 (9.30%) WLAN
6 12 (9.30%) Wireless
7 11 (8.53%) iSCSI
8 6 (4.65%) VPN
8 6 (4.65%) DNS
9 5 (3.88%) NAS
9 5 (3.88%) IPsec
9 5 (3.88%) NetScaler
10 4 (3.10%) VLAN
11 2 (1.55%) DHCP
11 2 (1.55%) FTP
11 2 (1.55%) VoIP
12 1 (0.78%) Broadband
12 1 (0.78%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.50%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (13.18%) Finance
2 6 (4.65%) Advertising
3 3 (2.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (33.33%) Consultant
2 39 (30.23%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 29 (22.48%) Analyst
4 15 (11.63%) Support Analyst
4 15 (11.63%) Senior Analyst
5 13 (10.08%) Team Leader
5 13 (10.08%) Senior Support Analyst
6 11 (8.53%) Server Analyst
6 11 (8.53%) Storage Analyst
7 10 (7.75%) Server Support Analyst
7 10 (7.75%) Server Support
8 9 (6.98%) Support Team Leader
8 9 (6.98%) Senior Server Analyst
9 8 (6.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (4.65%) Architect
10 6 (4.65%) Technical Architect
11 5 (3.88%) IT Support Analyst
11 5 (3.88%) Help Desk Engineer
11 5 (3.88%) IT Support
11 5 (3.88%) Senior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.55%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.40%) Thin Client
1 16 (12.40%) Fat Client
2 13 (10.08%) Clustering
3 4 (3.10%) PDA
4 3 (2.33%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.33%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.55%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.78%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.78%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 98 (75.97%) Windows
2 46 (35.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 44 (34.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (15.50%) Linux
5 16 (12.40%) Windows Vista
6 15 (11.63%) Data ONTAP
7 13 (10.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (7.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (3.88%) CentOS
10 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.78%) UNIX
10 1 (0.78%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (27.13%) ITIL
2 33 (25.58%) Project Management
3 18 (13.95%) Migration
4 15 (11.63%) ITIL V3
4 15 (11.63%) Capacity Management
5 10 (7.75%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (5.43%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (3.88%) Change Management
8 4 (3.10%) Service Management
8 4 (3.10%) Configuration Management
8 4 (3.10%) Change Control
8 4 (3.10%) Problem Management
9 3 (2.33%) Line Management
10 2 (1.55%) People Management
10 2 (1.55%) Business Continuity
10 2 (1.55%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (1.55%) Benchmarking
11 1 (0.78%) CRM
11 1 (0.78%) Network Management
11 1 (0.78%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 24 (18.60%) PowerShell
2 14 (10.85%) SQL
3 8 (6.20%) VBScript
4 4 (3.10%) C
5 1 (0.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 89 (68.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 73 (56.59%) MCSE
3 51 (39.53%) Citrix Certification
4 49 (37.98%) MCITP
5 47 (36.43%) CCA
6 41 (31.78%) MCSA
7 28 (21.71%) MCP
8 20 (15.50%) CCEA
8 20 (15.50%) CCEE
9 16 (12.40%) VCP5
10 15 (11.63%) NCDA
10 15 (11.63%) NCIE
11 13 (10.08%) Security Cleared
12 9 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
13 8 (6.20%) CCNA
14 5 (3.88%) Degree
14 5 (3.88%) SC Cleared
14 5 (3.88%) DV Cleared
15 4 (3.10%) ITIL Certification
16 2 (1.55%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.55%) SLA
2 1 (0.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 63 (48.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 56 (43.41%) vSphere
3 40 (31.01%) Active Directory
4 34 (26.36%) XenApp
5 17 (13.18%) XenDesktop
6 14 (10.85%) Hyper-V
7 9 (6.98%) VMware ESX
8 8 (6.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 8 (6.20%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (2.33%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.78%) Xen
10 1 (0.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.78%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 27 (20.93%) Backup Exec
2 23 (17.83%) Norton AntiVirus
3 18 (13.95%) NetBackup
3 18 (13.95%) WSUS
4 17 (13.18%) SCCM
5 7 (5.43%) Zenoss
5 7 (5.43%) WhatsUp Gold
6 4 (3.10%) SCOM
6 4 (3.10%) SCVMM
6 4 (3.10%) vMotion
7 3 (2.33%) ARCserve
8 1 (0.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 129 (100.00%) VMware
2 102 (79.07%) Microsoft
3 80 (62.02%) Citrix
4 25 (19.38%) Symantec
5 22 (17.05%) NetApp
6 20 (15.50%) AppSense
7 19 (14.73%) EMC
7 19 (14.73%) HP
8 18 (13.95%) Cisco
8 18 (13.95%) Sophos
9 12 (9.30%) Dell
9 12 (9.30%) Avaya
10 11 (8.53%) IBM
11 9 (6.98%) Red Hat
12 8 (6.20%) Veeam
13 4 (3.10%) Websense
14 2 (1.55%) Intel
15 1 (0.78%) Apple
15 1 (0.78%) SolarWinds
15 1 (0.78%) SAP
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