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

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 892 880 886
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Permanent jobs citing VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP) 10 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.004% 0.013%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.032% 0.014% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 11
Average salary £55,000 £48,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.82% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,750 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+12.82% +47.72%

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
31554 29523 32759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.74% 26.97% 28.52%
Number of salaries quoted 25319 23634 27426
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 November 2014 within the UK.

VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Histogram in the UK

VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 6 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 November 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 -26 9 £55,000 +12.82%
Leeds -12 8 £55,000 +4.76%
West Yorkshire -16 8 £55,000 +4.76%
Yorkshire -35 8 £55,000 +4.76%
City of London - 1 £70,000 -
London - 1 £70,000 -

VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) Veritas
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
1 14 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 13 (92.86%) SAN
2 13 (92.86%) Red Hat
2 13 (92.86%) HP
2 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 13 (92.86%) Load Balancing
2 13 (92.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (92.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 13 (92.86%) NAS
2 13 (92.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 10 (71.43%) NetBackup
4 9 (64.29%) Games
4 9 (64.29%) Firewall
4 9 (64.29%) Internet
4 9 (64.29%) Project Management
4 9 (64.29%) CISSP
4 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (64.29%) IBM
4 9 (64.29%) CCIE
4 9 (64.29%) CCSP
4 9 (64.29%) CCNP
4 9 (64.29%) vSphere
4 9 (64.29%) Enterprise Storage
4 9 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (64.29%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (64.29%) IBM XIV

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 8 (57.14%) Apache
1 8 (57.14%) Tomcat
2 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 4 (28.57%) IIS
3 3 (21.43%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) SAN
1 13 (92.86%) NAS
2 9 (64.29%) Internet
2 9 (64.29%) Firewall
3 4 (28.57%) DHCP
3 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 4 (28.57%) DNS
4 3 (21.43%) FWSM
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (7.14%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) Informix
1 8 (57.14%) RDBMS
1 8 (57.14%) MySQL
1 8 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
3 3 (21.43%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Subversion
1 8 (57.14%) JIRA
1 8 (57.14%) Git (software)
1 8 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 5 (35.71%) Hudson
General
1 9 (64.29%) Games
2 5 (35.71%) Finance
3 4 (28.57%) Legal
3 4 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Engineering Manager
1 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Manager
1 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Technical Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Storage Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Storage Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Backup Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (35.71%) Middleware
3 4 (28.57%) Software Packaging
4 3 (21.43%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Enterprise Storage
1 9 (64.29%) IBM XIV
2 8 (57.14%) Clustering
3 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
1 13 (92.86%) Linux
1 13 (92.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Load Balancing
2 9 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (64.29%) Project Management
2 9 (64.29%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (35.71%) Line Management
3 5 (35.71%) Performance Management
3 5 (35.71%) Network Architecture
4 4 (28.57%) Build Automation
4 4 (28.57%) Change Management
4 4 (28.57%) Validation
4 4 (28.57%) Project Planning
4 4 (28.57%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Perl
1 8 (57.14%) PHP
1 8 (57.14%) Shell Script
1 8 (57.14%) Bash Shell
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (64.29%) CCIE
2 9 (64.29%) CCSP
2 9 (64.29%) CCNP
2 9 (64.29%) CISSP
2 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (35.71%) CCDE
4 4 (28.57%) MCITP
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (28.57%) MCSE
5 1 (7.14%) NCDA
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 13 (92.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 9 (64.29%) vSphere
3 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 4 (28.57%) Terminal Services
4 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
4 1 (7.14%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (71.43%) NetBackup
2 8 (57.14%) Nagios
2 8 (57.14%) Opsview
2 8 (57.14%) Cacti
2 8 (57.14%) SolarWinds Orion
3 5 (35.71%) Puppet
4 4 (28.57%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 3 (21.43%) Salt
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) Veritas
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (92.86%) Red Hat
2 13 (92.86%) HP
3 9 (64.29%) IBM
4 8 (57.14%) SolarWinds
4 8 (57.14%) F5
5 6 (42.86%) NetApp
6 5 (35.71%) Symantec
6 5 (35.71%) Riverbed
7 4 (28.57%) Oracle
7 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 4 (28.57%) Juniper