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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 183 193 197
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 57 32 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.96% 0.61% 0.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.89% 2.12% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 52 25 17
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £31,900 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £58,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,250 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.55% +12.50%
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
1975 1509 1986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 33.22% 28.66% 36.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1585 1236 1655
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -18 14 £35,000 -15.15% 1
Devon +14 13 £35,000 +16.66%
Gloucestershire -11 13 £36,000 -20.00% 7
Bristol -5 7 £48,500 +44.77% 3
Wiltshire +9 6 £47,500 +5.55%
Somerset +9 4 £40,500 -22.85%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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).

1 131 (100.00%) VMware
2 115 (87.79%) Windows
3 112 (85.50%) Microsoft
4 111 (84.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 87 (66.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 83 (63.36%) Citrix
7 73 (55.73%) MCSE
7 73 (55.73%) MS Exchange
8 66 (50.38%) vSphere
9 60 (45.80%) CCA
9 60 (45.80%) Citrix Certification
10 56 (42.75%) SAN
11 51 (38.93%) TCP/IP
12 50 (38.17%) Active Directory
12 50 (38.17%) Windows Server 2012
13 48 (36.64%) Lync
14 43 (32.82%) Windows Server 2008
14 43 (32.82%) XenApp
15 41 (31.30%) XenDesktop
15 41 (31.30%) MCITP
15 41 (31.30%) Project Management
15 41 (31.30%) VMware ESX
16 39 (29.77%) MS Excel
17 34 (25.95%) NetScaler
18 33 (25.19%) WAN
19 31 (23.66%) MCP
20 30 (22.90%) EMC
20 30 (22.90%) CCEA
20 30 (22.90%) AppSense
21 29 (22.14%) Cisco Certification

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 73 (55.73%) MS Exchange
2 48 (36.64%) Lync
3 24 (18.32%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (15.27%) Exchange Server 2003
5 19 (14.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 19 (14.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 18 (13.74%) IIS
7 16 (12.21%) Exchange Server 2000
8 15 (11.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 7 (5.34%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.76%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.76%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 39 (29.77%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.58%) MS Office
3 1 (0.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.34%) Office 365
2 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (42.75%) SAN
2 51 (38.93%) TCP/IP
3 34 (25.95%) NetScaler
4 33 (25.19%) WAN
5 28 (21.37%) LAN
6 27 (20.61%) Firewall
7 25 (19.08%) SSL
8 20 (15.27%) VPN
9 14 (10.69%) NAS
10 13 (9.92%) WLAN
10 13 (9.92%) IPsec
11 8 (6.11%) VLAN
12 7 (5.34%) Wireless
13 6 (4.58%) DNS
13 6 (4.58%) DHCP
14 4 (3.05%) FTP
15 3 (2.29%) iSCSI
16 2 (1.53%) Broadband
17 1 (0.76%) VoIP
17 1 (0.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 14 (10.69%) Finance
2 8 (6.11%) French Language
2 8 (6.11%) Spanish Language
3 4 (3.05%) Advertising
4 2 (1.53%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 74 (56.49%) Consultant
2 50 (38.17%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 22 (16.79%) Architect
4 19 (14.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 17 (12.98%) Senior Consultant
5 17 (12.98%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
6 12 (9.16%) Systems Engineer
7 10 (7.63%) Wintel Consultant
8 8 (6.11%) Wintel Architect
9 7 (5.34%) Solutions Consultant
9 7 (5.34%) Technical Architect
10 6 (4.58%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (4.58%) Support Engineer
10 6 (4.58%) 3rd Line Support
10 6 (4.58%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 6 (4.58%) VMware Engineer
11 5 (3.82%) Administrator
12 4 (3.05%) Systems Architect
12 4 (3.05%) Infrastructure Architect
12 4 (3.05%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.76%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.32%) Clustering
2 19 (14.50%) Thin Client
2 19 (14.50%) Fat Client
3 15 (11.45%) Blackberry
4 7 (5.34%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.82%) PDA
6 2 (1.53%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 115 (87.79%) Windows
2 50 (38.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 43 (32.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (17.56%) Linux
5 18 (13.74%) Windows Vista
6 16 (12.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (9.92%) CentOS
8 10 (7.63%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.53%) UNIX
10 1 (0.76%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.76%) AIX
10 1 (0.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (31.30%) Project Management
2 18 (13.74%) Disaster Recovery
2 18 (13.74%) Migration
3 14 (10.69%) ITIL
4 13 (9.92%) Change Control
5 3 (2.29%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (1.53%) ITIL V3
6 2 (1.53%) Capacity Management
6 2 (1.53%) Benchmarking
6 2 (1.53%) Load Balancing
7 1 (0.76%) Problem Management
7 1 (0.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (0.76%) Performance Testing
7 1 (0.76%) Load Testing
7 1 (0.76%) Data Protection
7 1 (0.76%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (0.76%) Project Planning
7 1 (0.76%) Workflow
7 1 (0.76%) Configuration Management
7 1 (0.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (15.27%) PowerShell
2 12 (9.16%) SQL
3 3 (2.29%) C
Qualifications
1 87 (66.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 73 (55.73%) MCSE
3 60 (45.80%) CCA
3 60 (45.80%) Citrix Certification
4 41 (31.30%) MCITP
5 31 (23.66%) MCP
6 30 (22.90%) CCEA
7 29 (22.14%) Cisco Certification
7 29 (22.14%) CCEE
8 22 (16.79%) VCP5
9 19 (14.50%) MCSA
10 16 (12.21%) CCNA
11 15 (11.45%) VCP4
12 13 (9.92%) Security Cleared
12 13 (9.92%) CCNP
13 9 (6.87%) Degree
13 9 (6.87%) SC Cleared
14 4 (3.05%) HP ASE
15 2 (1.53%) NCDA
15 2 (1.53%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.76%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.76%) SLA
System Software
1 111 (84.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 66 (50.38%) vSphere
3 50 (38.17%) Active Directory
4 43 (32.82%) XenApp
5 41 (31.30%) VMware ESX
5 41 (31.30%) XenDesktop
6 28 (21.37%) Hyper-V
7 21 (16.03%) VMware ESXi
8 19 (14.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 13 (9.92%) vCloud
10 8 (6.11%) Terminal Services
11 2 (1.53%) XenServer
12 1 (0.76%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 20 (15.27%) SCCM
2 12 (9.16%) Backup Exec
3 10 (7.63%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (5.34%) SCOM
4 7 (5.34%) SCVMM
5 4 (3.05%) NetBackup
5 4 (3.05%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.76%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.76%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.76%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.76%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 131 (100.00%) VMware
2 112 (85.50%) Microsoft
3 83 (63.36%) Citrix
4 30 (22.90%) EMC
4 30 (22.90%) AppSense
5 24 (18.32%) HP
6 20 (15.27%) Dell
7 19 (14.50%) Cisco
8 16 (12.21%) IBM
9 15 (11.45%) Symantec
10 13 (9.92%) Avaya
11 6 (4.58%) SAP
11 6 (4.58%) Websense
11 6 (4.58%) Veeam
12 3 (2.29%) Red Hat
13 2 (1.53%) NetApp
14 1 (0.76%) McAfee
14 1 (0.76%) Sophos
14 1 (0.76%) SonicWALL
14 1 (0.76%) BMC
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Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Up to £60K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefi6s
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £22,000 - £25,000 + Excellent Benefits Package
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Cheltenham
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £28,000 - £33,000 + Excellent Benefits Package
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Cheltenham
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Salary: Up to £30,000 + Excellent Benefits Package
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Cheltenham
Pertemps ERP
Salary: Up to £25,000 + Excellent Benefits Package
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Cheltenham
Pertemps ERP
Salary: Up to £30,000 + Benefits Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
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Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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