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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 171 219 202
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -17
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 69 17 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.09% 0.29% 0.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.48% 0.96% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 67 15 22
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,400 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £51,500 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-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
1984 1766 1976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 31.35% 29.81% 34.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1601 1426 1668
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Dorset - 38 £37,500 - 2
Devon +7 13 £36,000 -20.00%
Bristol +8 7 £45,000 +7.14%
Wiltshire -5 6 £52,500 +10.52%
Gloucestershire -15 5 £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 19 December 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).

1 122 (100.00%) VMware
2 111 (90.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 110 (90.16%) Windows
4 100 (81.97%) Microsoft
5 78 (63.93%) Citrix
6 73 (59.84%) Microsoft Certification
7 69 (56.56%) MS Exchange
8 63 (51.64%) MCSE
9 59 (48.36%) vSphere
10 48 (39.34%) CCA
10 48 (39.34%) Citrix Certification
10 48 (39.34%) SAN
11 47 (38.52%) Active Directory
12 45 (36.89%) TCP/IP
13 43 (35.25%) Windows Server 2012
13 43 (35.25%) VMware ESX
13 43 (35.25%) XenApp
14 42 (34.43%) MCP
15 40 (32.79%) Lync
15 40 (32.79%) Windows Server 2008
16 38 (31.15%) Project Management
17 37 (30.33%) MCITP
18 35 (28.69%) MS Excel
19 31 (25.41%) EMC
19 31 (25.41%) XenDesktop
20 30 (24.59%) CCEA
21 29 (23.77%) NetScaler
21 29 (23.77%) CCEE
21 29 (23.77%) AppSense
22 27 (22.13%) Disaster Recovery

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 69 (56.56%) MS Exchange
2 40 (32.79%) Lync
3 26 (21.31%) Exchange Server 2003
4 24 (19.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 22 (18.03%) Exchange Server 2007
5 22 (18.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 22 (18.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 21 (17.21%) Exchange Server 2000
7 11 (9.02%) IIS
8 1 (0.82%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.82%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 35 (28.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.46%) MS Project
2 3 (2.46%) MS Office
3 2 (1.64%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.82%) SaaS
1 1 (0.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 48 (39.34%) SAN
2 45 (36.89%) TCP/IP
3 29 (23.77%) NetScaler
4 25 (20.49%) WAN
5 24 (19.67%) LAN
6 22 (18.03%) SSL
7 20 (16.39%) Firewall
8 16 (13.11%) NAS
9 14 (11.48%) VPN
10 13 (10.66%) IPsec
11 10 (8.20%) WLAN
12 7 (5.74%) DHCP
12 7 (5.74%) DNS
13 3 (2.46%) Cisco ASA
14 2 (1.64%) iSCSI
14 2 (1.64%) VLAN
15 1 (0.82%) Network Security
15 1 (0.82%) BIG-IP
15 1 (0.82%) Wireless
15 1 (0.82%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.64%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 11 (9.02%) Finance
2 8 (6.56%) French Language
2 8 (6.56%) Spanish Language
3 1 (0.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 72 (59.02%) Consultant
2 47 (38.52%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 23 (18.85%) Architect
4 17 (13.93%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
4 17 (13.93%) Senior Consultant
5 15 (12.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (10.66%) Wintel Consultant
7 8 (6.56%) Wintel Architect
7 8 (6.56%) Support Engineer
7 8 (6.56%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (5.74%) Solutions Consultant
9 6 (4.92%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (4.92%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (4.92%) Analyst
9 6 (4.92%) Technical Architect
9 6 (4.92%) 3rd Line Support
10 5 (4.10%) VMware Engineer
11 4 (3.28%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 4 (3.28%) Administrator
11 4 (3.28%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.82%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.03%) Blackberry
1 22 (18.03%) Clustering
2 18 (14.75%) Fat Client
2 18 (14.75%) Thin Client
3 7 (5.74%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.46%) EqualLogic
5 2 (1.64%) EMC Centera
6 1 (0.82%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.82%) e-Health
6 1 (0.82%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 110 (90.16%) Windows
2 43 (35.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 40 (32.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (20.49%) Linux
5 21 (17.21%) Windows Vista
6 18 (14.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (13.11%) CentOS
8 10 (8.20%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (3.28%) Windows XP
9 4 (3.28%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.82%) AIX
10 1 (0.82%) Solaris
10 1 (0.82%) UNIX
10 1 (0.82%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (31.15%) Project Management
2 27 (22.13%) Disaster Recovery
3 19 (15.57%) Change Control
4 13 (10.66%) ITIL
5 12 (9.84%) Migration
6 7 (5.74%) Project Planning
6 7 (5.74%) Capacity Management
7 5 (4.10%) Data Protection
8 4 (3.28%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (3.28%) Configuration Management
8 4 (3.28%) Asset Management
8 4 (3.28%) Problem Management
8 4 (3.28%) Service Management
9 2 (1.64%) Service Delivery
9 2 (1.64%) PRINCE2
9 2 (1.64%) Benchmarking
9 2 (1.64%) Load Balancing
9 2 (1.64%) Time Management
9 2 (1.64%) ITIL V3
9 2 (1.64%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 24 (19.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (1.64%) C
3 1 (0.82%) SQL
3 1 (0.82%) VBScript
3 1 (0.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 73 (59.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 63 (51.64%) MCSE
3 48 (39.34%) CCA
3 48 (39.34%) Citrix Certification
4 42 (34.43%) MCP
5 37 (30.33%) MCITP
6 30 (24.59%) CCEA
7 29 (23.77%) CCEE
8 24 (19.67%) Cisco Certification
9 22 (18.03%) VCP5
10 16 (13.11%) MCSA
11 13 (10.66%) CCNP
12 12 (9.84%) SC Cleared
12 12 (9.84%) Security Cleared
12 12 (9.84%) VCP4
13 11 (9.02%) Degree
13 11 (9.02%) CCNA
14 5 (4.10%) MCTS
15 4 (3.28%) HP ASE
16 2 (1.64%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.92%) SLA
2 2 (1.64%) QA
3 1 (0.82%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 111 (90.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 59 (48.36%) vSphere
3 47 (38.52%) Active Directory
4 43 (35.25%) VMware ESX
4 43 (35.25%) XenApp
5 31 (25.41%) XenDesktop
6 23 (18.85%) Hyper-V
7 20 (16.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 15 (12.30%) VMware ESXi
9 14 (11.48%) vCloud
10 10 (8.20%) Terminal Services
11 3 (2.46%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.82%) VMFS
12 1 (0.82%) XenServer
12 1 (0.82%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.82%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.82%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 12 (9.84%) Backup Exec
2 11 (9.02%) SCCM
3 8 (6.56%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (5.74%) NetBackup
4 7 (5.74%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.82%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.82%) SCOM
5 1 (0.82%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.82%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.82%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 122 (100.00%) VMware
2 100 (81.97%) Microsoft
3 78 (63.93%) Citrix
4 31 (25.41%) EMC
5 29 (23.77%) AppSense
6 21 (17.21%) Cisco
7 20 (16.39%) HP
7 20 (16.39%) Dell
8 13 (10.66%) IBM
9 12 (9.84%) Symantec
10 10 (8.20%) Avaya
11 6 (4.92%) SAP
12 5 (4.10%) NetApp
12 5 (4.10%) Red Hat
13 1 (0.82%) SonicWALL
13 1 (0.82%) Veeam
13 1 (0.82%) F5
13 1 (0.82%) BMC
13 1 (0.82%) CA
13 1 (0.82%) McAfee
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Microsoft Certs
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago