The table below looks at the statistics for VTSP in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VTSP over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Technical Sales Professional (VTSP)
Rank 841 857 838
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -19
Permanent jobs citing VTSP 17 10 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.010% 0.030%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.053% 0.035% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 27
Average salary £62,500 £45,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -28.00%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £45,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -28.00%

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
32264 28466 29425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.19% 27.29% 28.04%
Number of salaries quoted 25732 22397 24046
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
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% -

VTSP
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VTSP within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VTSP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VTSP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VTSP within the UK.

VTSP Salary Trend in the UK

VTSP
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VTSP within the UK over the 3 months to 6 March 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 +21 17 £62,500 +38.88%
London +25 16 - -
South East -20 1 £62,500 +38.88%
Reading - 1 £62,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £62,500 -

VTSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing VTSP 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 VTSP.

1 42 (91.30%) VMware
1 42 (91.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (52.17%) Degree
2 24 (52.17%) SaaS
3 19 (41.30%) Microsoft
4 18 (39.13%) Cisco
4 18 (39.13%) NetApp
5 15 (32.61%) Hyper-V
6 14 (30.43%) Cisco Nexus
7 13 (28.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 13 (28.26%) Citrix
8 11 (23.91%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (23.91%) MCSE
8 11 (23.91%) FlexPod
9 10 (21.74%) vSphere
9 10 (21.74%) VCAP
9 10 (21.74%) vCloud
9 10 (21.74%) Active Directory
9 10 (21.74%) EMC
9 10 (21.74%) Citrix Certification
9 10 (21.74%) XenDesktop
10 9 (19.57%) NCDA
10 9 (19.57%) NCIE
10 9 (19.57%) HP
10 9 (19.57%) IBM
11 7 (15.22%) MS Exchange
11 7 (15.22%) Windows
11 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (15.22%) MCITP
11 7 (15.22%) CCEE

VTSP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing VTSP 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 VTSP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (15.22%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.04%) IIS
3 4 (8.70%) Lync
4 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (6.52%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 24 (52.17%) SaaS
2 4 (8.70%) Office 365
3 3 (6.52%) IaaS
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (30.43%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (13.04%) WAAS
3 4 (8.70%) NetScaler
4 3 (6.52%) Firewall
4 3 (6.52%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) Architect
2 12 (26.09%) Sales Manager
3 9 (19.57%) Consultant
4 6 (13.04%) Virtualisation Architect
5 5 (10.87%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 4 (8.70%) Technical Architect
6 4 (8.70%) FlexPod Consultant
7 3 (6.52%) Storage Architect
7 3 (6.52%) Technology Consultant
7 3 (6.52%) Storage Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.52%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.35%) Sales Consultant
9 1 (2.17%) Solutions Consultant
9 1 (2.17%) Virtualisation Consultant
9 1 (2.17%) Storage Consultant
9 1 (2.17%) VMware Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) FlexPod
2 3 (6.52%) CLARiiON
2 3 (6.52%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.22%) Windows
1 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.35%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (8.70%) Operations Management
2 3 (6.52%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (52.17%) Degree
2 13 (28.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 11 (23.91%) MCSE
3 11 (23.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (21.74%) VCAP
4 10 (21.74%) Citrix Certification
5 9 (19.57%) NCDA
5 9 (19.57%) NCIE
6 7 (15.22%) CCEE
6 7 (15.22%) MCITP
7 6 (13.04%) CCA
8 5 (10.87%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (10.87%) CCNP
8 5 (10.87%) CCDP
9 4 (8.70%) VCP5
10 3 (6.52%) CCEA
10 3 (6.52%) MCTS
10 3 (6.52%) VCDX
10 3 (6.52%) CCIA
System Software
1 42 (91.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (32.61%) Hyper-V
3 10 (21.74%) XenDesktop
3 10 (21.74%) vSphere
3 10 (21.74%) vCloud
3 10 (21.74%) Active Directory
4 4 (8.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) XenMobile
2 3 (6.52%) Legato
2 3 (6.52%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 42 (91.30%) VMware
2 19 (41.30%) Microsoft
3 18 (39.13%) Cisco
3 18 (39.13%) NetApp
4 13 (28.26%) Citrix
5 10 (21.74%) EMC
6 9 (19.57%) IBM
6 9 (19.57%) HP
7 3 (6.52%) CommVault
7 3 (6.52%) Symantec
7 3 (6.52%) 3PAR