The table below looks at the statistics for VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP) over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 890 877 886
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Permanent jobs citing VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP) 4 3 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.003% 0.014%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.013% 0.010% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 16
Average salary £75,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +25.00%

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
31005 29262 33763
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.05% 27.06% 28.55%
Number of salaries quoted 24022 23777 28602
Average salary £44,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend

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

VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP) within the UK.

VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in the UK

VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP) over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 within the UK.

VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Histogram in the UK

VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP) within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 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
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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
England -51 4 £75,000 +50.00% 1
South East -24 3 £75,000 +50.00%
West Yorkshire -24 1 £57,500 +15.00%
Leeds -28 1 £57,500 +15.00%
Yorkshire -35 1 £57,500 +15.00%

VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing VERITAS 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 VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP).

1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) SAN
1 15 (100.00%) Veritas
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
1 15 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 15 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 15 (100.00%) NAS
2 14 (93.33%) Cisco
2 14 (93.33%) HP
3 13 (86.67%) Linux
3 13 (86.67%) Red Hat
3 13 (86.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 13 (86.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (80.00%) Load Balancing
5 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (73.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (73.33%) MCSE
5 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
5 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
6 10 (66.67%) DHCP
6 10 (66.67%) TCP/IP
6 10 (66.67%) DNS
6 10 (66.67%) ITIL
6 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
6 10 (66.67%) Finance
7 9 (60.00%) Legal
7 9 (60.00%) Clustering
7 9 (60.00%) Juniper
7 9 (60.00%) SharePoint

VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing VERITAS 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 VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP). Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (53.33%) IIS
3 4 (26.67%) Apache
3 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) SAN
1 15 (100.00%) NAS
2 10 (66.67%) DHCP
2 10 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 10 (66.67%) DNS
3 5 (33.33%) Firewall
4 4 (26.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (60.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 9 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (60.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
3 4 (26.67%) Informix
3 4 (26.67%) RDBMS
3 4 (26.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Subversion
1 4 (26.67%) JIRA
1 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (26.67%) Hudson
1 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 9 (60.00%) Legal
2 9 (60.00%) Retail
3 4 (26.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Architect
1 9 (60.00%) Technical Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Engineering Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Project Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) Software Packaging
2 4 (26.67%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (26.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Clustering
2 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (26.67%) IBM XIV
3 1 (6.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Linux
2 13 (86.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Load Balancing
2 10 (66.67%) ITIL
3 8 (53.33%) Validation
3 8 (53.33%) Project Planning
4 4 (26.67%) Project Management
4 4 (26.67%) Network Architecture
4 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (26.67%) Performance Management
5 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
5 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
5 1 (6.67%) DoDAF
5 1 (6.67%) SOA
5 1 (6.67%) High Availability
5 1 (6.67%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Perl
1 4 (26.67%) PHP
1 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
1 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 11 (73.33%) MCSE
2 11 (73.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (60.00%) MCITP
4 4 (26.67%) CCDE
4 4 (26.67%) CCIE
4 4 (26.67%) CCSP
4 4 (26.67%) CCNP
4 4 (26.67%) CISSP
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (6.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) COBIT
System Software
1 15 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (86.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
4 9 (60.00%) Hyper-V
5 8 (53.33%) Terminal Services
6 4 (26.67%) vSphere
7 1 (6.67%) UAG
7 1 (6.67%) VMware GSX
7 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
7 1 (6.67%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 9 (60.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 6 (40.00%) NetBackup
3 4 (26.67%) Cacti
3 4 (26.67%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (26.67%) Puppet
3 4 (26.67%) Nagios
3 4 (26.67%) Opsview
4 2 (13.33%) SCCM
4 2 (13.33%) SCOM
5 1 (6.67%) SCVMM
5 1 (6.67%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
5 1 (6.67%) WSUS
5 1 (6.67%) MOM
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (6.67%) SCDPM
5 1 (6.67%) SCSM
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
1 15 (100.00%) Veritas
2 14 (93.33%) Cisco
2 14 (93.33%) HP
3 13 (86.67%) Red Hat
4 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
5 9 (60.00%) Oracle
5 9 (60.00%) Juniper
6 5 (33.33%) IBM
6 5 (33.33%) Symantec
6 5 (33.33%) NetApp
7 4 (26.67%) Riverbed
7 4 (26.67%) SolarWinds
7 4 (26.67%) F5
8 1 (6.67%) CommVault
8 1 (6.67%) Intel
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