The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 66 61 70
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 16 28 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.24% 3.25% 2.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.78% 8.12% 6.99%
Number of salaries quoted 16 28 18
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% -8.75%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.38% -6.66%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Qualifications Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
236 345 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 33.05% 40.02% 31.46%
Number of salaries quoted 183 302 278
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
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 Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Southampton region.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in Southampton

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 44 (100.00%) VMware
2 43 (97.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (93.18%) MCSE
3 41 (93.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 31 (70.45%) MCITP
5 30 (68.18%) Windows
6 29 (65.91%) Citrix
7 28 (63.64%) Microsoft
8 27 (61.36%) Windows Server 2008
9 21 (47.73%) HP
9 21 (47.73%) vSphere
10 18 (40.91%) CCA
10 18 (40.91%) Citrix Certification
10 18 (40.91%) Firewall
11 17 (38.64%) Windows Vista
11 17 (38.64%) Fat Client
11 17 (38.64%) Thin Client
11 17 (38.64%) TCP/IP
11 17 (38.64%) MS Excel
12 15 (34.09%) Hyper-V
12 15 (34.09%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (31.82%) MCSA
13 14 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
13 14 (31.82%) CCNA
14 13 (29.55%) Cisco
15 12 (27.27%) NetApp
15 12 (27.27%) Private Cloud
15 12 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
15 12 (27.27%) vCloud
15 12 (27.27%) Office 365

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 2 (4.55%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (38.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (27.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (40.91%) Firewall
2 17 (38.64%) TCP/IP
3 9 (20.45%) SAN
3 9 (20.45%) NetScaler
4 8 (18.18%) FCoE
4 8 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.27%) Kerberos
General
1 1 (2.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (47.73%) Consultant
2 15 (34.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (27.27%) Support Consultant
3 12 (27.27%) IT Consultant
3 12 (27.27%) IT Support
4 10 (22.73%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (18.18%) Cloud Engineer
5 8 (18.18%) Cloud Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) IT Administrator
8 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 1 (2.27%) Designer
8 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 17 (38.64%) Thin Client
1 17 (38.64%) Fat Client
2 12 (27.27%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.27%) HP Storage
3 1 (2.27%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 30 (68.18%) Windows
2 27 (61.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (38.64%) Windows Vista
4 15 (34.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.27%) UNIX
6 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.18%) Configuration Management
2 5 (11.36%) ITIL
3 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2
3 1 (2.27%) Project Management
3 1 (2.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (2.27%) Data Analysis
3 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (2.27%) Budget Control
3 1 (2.27%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (2.27%) Capacity Management
3 1 (2.27%) Mentoring
3 1 (2.27%) Coaching
3 1 (2.27%) People Management
3 1 (2.27%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.18%) SQL
1 8 (18.18%) VBScript
1 8 (18.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 41 (93.18%) MCSE
1 41 (93.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (70.45%) MCITP
3 18 (40.91%) CCA
3 18 (40.91%) Citrix Certification
4 14 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (31.82%) MCSA
4 14 (31.82%) CCNA
5 8 (18.18%) VCP4
6 2 (4.55%) Degree
6 2 (4.55%) MCP
6 2 (4.55%) CCNP
7 1 (2.27%) RHCE
7 1 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (2.27%) RHCSA
System Software
1 43 (97.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (47.73%) vSphere
3 15 (34.09%) Hyper-V
4 12 (27.27%) vCloud
5 11 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 10 (22.73%) XenApp
7 1 (2.27%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.27%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (18.18%) SCCM
1 8 (18.18%) SCOM
1 8 (18.18%) vMotion
Vendors
1 44 (100.00%) VMware
2 29 (65.91%) Citrix
3 28 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 21 (47.73%) HP
5 13 (29.55%) Cisco
6 12 (27.27%) NetApp
7 8 (18.18%) 3PAR
8 2 (4.55%) Intel
9 1 (2.27%) EMC
9 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.27%) IronPort
9 1 (2.27%) Veeam