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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 866 890 874
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -16
Permanent jobs citing VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP) 12 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.003% 0.010%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.041% 0.011% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 10
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +59.09%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +59.09%

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
29255 27965 30740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.63% 27.26% 28.10%
Number of salaries quoted 23431 21963 25717
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
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 30 January 2015 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 30 January 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
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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 +5 12 £55,000 +4.76%
London - 10 £75,000 -
Leeds -1 2 £55,000 +4.76%
West Yorkshire -6 2 £55,000 +4.76%
Yorkshire -11 2 £55,000 +4.76%

VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 20 (100.00%) Veritas
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
1 20 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 19 (95.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (90.00%) Windows
4 15 (75.00%) HP
5 14 (70.00%) Clustering
6 11 (55.00%) Cisco
6 11 (55.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (50.00%) NAS
7 10 (50.00%) Linux
7 10 (50.00%) Red Hat
7 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 10 (50.00%) SAN
8 9 (45.00%) Websense
8 9 (45.00%) NetBackup
8 9 (45.00%) Change Management
8 9 (45.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 9 (45.00%) SCCM
8 9 (45.00%) Load Balancing
8 9 (45.00%) vSphere
8 9 (45.00%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (45.00%) VCP5
9 8 (40.00%) Enterprise Storage
9 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (40.00%) IBM XIV
9 8 (40.00%) PowerShell

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 7 (35.00%) Apache
1 7 (35.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (15.00%) Node.js
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) NAS
1 10 (50.00%) SAN
2 8 (40.00%) Firewall
2 8 (40.00%) Internet
3 7 (35.00%) DNS
4 6 (30.00%) DHCP
5 3 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (15.00%) FWSM
6 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
7 1 (5.00%) FTP
7 1 (5.00%) SSH
7 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) RDBMS
1 7 (35.00%) MySQL
1 7 (35.00%) Informix
1 7 (35.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (15.00%) Redis
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (35.00%) JIRA
1 7 (35.00%) Subversion
1 7 (35.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (20.00%) Hudson
General
1 8 (40.00%) Games
2 5 (25.00%) Marketing
3 3 (15.00%) Finance
4 1 (5.00%) Legal
4 1 (5.00%) Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Retail
4 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Engineering Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Storage Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Backup Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (20.00%) Middleware
3 3 (15.00%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (5.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (70.00%) Clustering
2 8 (40.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 8 (40.00%) IBM XIV
3 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) CLARiiON
4 1 (5.00%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.00%) UNIX
5 1 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Change Management
1 9 (45.00%) Load Balancing
2 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (40.00%) Project Management
3 6 (30.00%) ITIL
4 5 (25.00%) Programme Management
5 4 (20.00%) Performance Management
5 4 (20.00%) Line Management
5 4 (20.00%) Build Automation
5 4 (20.00%) Network Architecture
6 1 (5.00%) Validation
6 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) PowerShell
1 8 (40.00%) Shell Script
1 8 (40.00%) Perl
2 7 (35.00%) PHP
2 7 (35.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (45.00%) VCP5
3 8 (40.00%) CCIE
3 8 (40.00%) CCSP
3 8 (40.00%) CCNP
3 8 (40.00%) CISSP
3 8 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (20.00%) CCDE
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.00%) MCSE
5 1 (5.00%) MCITP
5 1 (5.00%) RHCSA
5 1 (5.00%) NCDA
System Software
1 19 (95.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (45.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 9 (45.00%) vSphere
3 9 (45.00%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (25.00%) XenApp
5 2 (10.00%) NFS
6 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
6 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
6 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (55.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 9 (45.00%) NetBackup
2 9 (45.00%) SCCM
3 7 (35.00%) Nagios
3 7 (35.00%) SolarWinds Orion
3 7 (35.00%) Cacti
3 7 (35.00%) Opsview
3 7 (35.00%) Graphite
4 4 (20.00%) SCOM
4 4 (20.00%) Puppet
5 3 (15.00%) Salt
6 1 (5.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Veritas
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (75.00%) HP
3 11 (55.00%) Cisco
4 10 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 9 (45.00%) Websense
6 8 (40.00%) IBM
7 7 (35.00%) SolarWinds
7 7 (35.00%) F5
8 5 (25.00%) NetApp
8 5 (25.00%) Citrix
9 4 (20.00%) Riverbed
9 4 (20.00%) Symantec
10 2 (10.00%) Oracle
11 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
11 1 (5.00%) Sun
11 1 (5.00%) Juniper
11 1 (5.00%) EMC