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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 894 932 868
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -64
Permanent jobs citing VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP) 11 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.013% 0.006%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.037% 0.046% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 7
Average salary £85,000 £75,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £53,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £75,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £90,000 £75,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +66.66%

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
29759 32776 30226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.25% 27.34% 27.62%
Number of salaries quoted 23568 25912 24466
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,546 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.58% +1.36%

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 2 July 2015 within the UK.

VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Histogram in the UK

VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 9 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 2 July 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 +46 11 £85,000 +13.33%
London +38 7 £85,000 +70.00%
Berkshire 0 3 £90,000 +20.00%
South East 0 3 £90,000 +20.00%
Reading - 3 £90,000 -
City of London +55 2 £52,500 +5.00%
East of England - 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -

VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 26 (100.00%) HP
1 26 (100.00%) Veritas
1 26 (100.00%) VMware
1 26 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 26 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (92.31%) NAS
2 24 (92.31%) vSphere
2 24 (92.31%) SAN
2 24 (92.31%) Cisco
3 23 (88.46%) DNS
4 22 (84.62%) TCP/IP
4 22 (84.62%) Linux
4 22 (84.62%) Red Hat
4 22 (84.62%) Finance
4 22 (84.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (84.62%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 21 (80.77%) Oracle
6 19 (73.08%) ITIL
6 19 (73.08%) Windows
6 19 (73.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (73.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (69.23%) Data Centre
7 18 (69.23%) Migration
7 18 (69.23%) MCSE
7 18 (69.23%) Microsoft
7 18 (69.23%) Microsoft Certification
8 17 (65.38%) DHCP
8 17 (65.38%) Clustering
9 16 (61.54%) Active Directory
9 16 (61.54%) Cloud Computing

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 15 (57.69%) IIS
1 15 (57.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (57.69%) MS Excel
1 15 (57.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 16 (61.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (92.31%) SAN
1 24 (92.31%) NAS
2 23 (88.46%) DNS
3 22 (84.62%) TCP/IP
4 17 (65.38%) DHCP
5 10 (38.46%) SSH
6 7 (26.92%) FTP
7 3 (11.54%) iSCSI
8 1 (3.85%) HTTP
8 1 (3.85%) VPN
8 1 (3.85%) SSL
8 1 (3.85%) Internet
8 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (57.69%) SQL Server
1 15 (57.69%) Oracle Database 10g
1 15 (57.69%) Oracle Database 11g
1 15 (57.69%) Oracle Database
General
1 22 (84.62%) Finance
2 16 (61.54%) Retail
3 15 (57.69%) Billing
3 15 (57.69%) Legal
4 6 (23.08%) Banking
4 6 (23.08%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.85%) Marketing
5 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Architect
1 15 (57.69%) Technical Architect
2 9 (34.62%) Administrator
3 6 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (23.08%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 6 (23.08%) UNIX Administrator
4 3 (11.54%) VMWare Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 18 (69.23%) Data Centre
2 17 (65.38%) Clustering
3 15 (57.69%) N-Tier
3 15 (57.69%) Management Information System
4 6 (23.08%) Celerra
4 6 (23.08%) EMC VNX
4 6 (23.08%) CLARiiON
5 3 (11.54%) Replication
6 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (84.62%) Linux
1 22 (84.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 19 (73.08%) Windows Server 2003
2 19 (73.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 19 (73.08%) Windows
3 7 (26.92%) Solaris
3 7 (26.92%) UNIX
4 3 (11.54%) VMS
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) ITIL
2 18 (69.23%) Migration
3 16 (61.54%) Load Balancing
4 15 (57.69%) TOGAF
4 15 (57.69%) DoDAF
4 15 (57.69%) Project Planning
4 15 (57.69%) Business Development
4 15 (57.69%) Validation
4 15 (57.69%) SOA
4 15 (57.69%) Project Management
4 15 (57.69%) SABSA
5 6 (23.08%) Patch Management
5 6 (23.08%) Software Deployment
6 3 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (11.54%) Business Continuity
6 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.85%) Server Monitoring
7 1 (3.85%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.85%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) Perl
1 6 (23.08%) Shell Script
1 6 (23.08%) Bourne shell
2 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 18 (69.23%) MCSE
2 18 (69.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (57.69%) MCITP
4 6 (23.08%) RHCSA
5 1 (3.85%) Degree
5 1 (3.85%) VCP5
5 1 (3.85%) RHCE
5 1 (3.85%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (57.69%) COBIT
2 3 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (92.31%) vSphere
3 16 (61.54%) Active Directory
4 15 (57.69%) Terminal Services
4 15 (57.69%) Hyper-V
4 15 (57.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 15 (57.69%) vCloud
5 6 (23.08%) NFS
6 4 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (15.38%) VMware ESX
7 3 (11.54%) Firmware
8 1 (3.85%) XenApp
8 1 (3.85%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (3.85%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 22 (84.62%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 6 (23.08%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) HP
1 26 (100.00%) Veritas
1 26 (100.00%) VMware
2 24 (92.31%) Cisco
3 22 (84.62%) Red Hat
4 21 (80.77%) Oracle
5 18 (69.23%) Microsoft
6 15 (57.69%) Juniper
7 7 (26.92%) Sun
8 6 (23.08%) EMC
9 3 (11.54%) Fujitsu
10 1 (3.85%) Citrix
10 1 (3.85%) Websense