The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Technical Sales Professional (VTSP)
Rank 889 849 878
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +29
Permanent jobs citing VTSP 18 20 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.018% 0.022%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.057% 0.067% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 24
Average salary £55,000 £35,000 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -45.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £35,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+57.14% -48.14%
Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
31712 29651 33003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.13% 27.27% 27.99%
Number of salaries quoted 24819 23877 28269
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VTSP over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 within the UK.

VTSP Salary Histogram in the UK

VTSP
Top 30 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 29 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 18 £55,000 +57.14%
South East +15 17 £55,000 +57.14%
Berkshire - 13 £57,500 -
Birmingham +16 11 £67,500 +92.85%
West Midlands +10 11 £67,500 +92.85%
Yorkshire -34 11 £67,500 +125.00%
Reading - 11 £67,500 -
West Yorkshire -28 10 £67,500 -
Leeds -31 10 £67,500 -
Sheffield 0 9 £67,500 +125.00%
South Yorkshire -5 9 £67,500 +125.00%
East Midlands +2 4 £51,250 +70.83%
East of England 0 4 £47,500 -
Surrey -6 4 £55,000 +120.00%
Buckinghamshire - 4 £51,250 -
Hampshire +5 2 £55,000 +22.22%
Cambridgeshire +2 2 £47,500 -
Cambridge -2 2 £47,500 -
Bedfordshire -6 2 £47,500 -
Derbyshire -12 2 £55,000 +83.33%
Derby -16 2 £55,000 +83.33%
Ely - 2 £47,500 -
Huntingdon - 2 £47,500 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £47,500 -
Northampton - 2 £47,500 -
Peterborough - 2 £47,500 -
Essex - 2 £55,000 -
Bedford - 2 £47,500 -
York - 2 £55,000 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £55,000 -

VTSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 34 (91.89%) VMware
2 32 (86.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (83.78%) Cisco
4 30 (81.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 26 (70.27%) Citrix
6 25 (67.57%) NetApp
7 21 (56.76%) NCDA
7 21 (56.76%) NCIE
7 21 (56.76%) VCAP
8 20 (54.05%) Microsoft
9 19 (51.35%) EMC
10 18 (48.65%) Cisco Nexus
11 16 (43.24%) vSphere
12 15 (40.54%) VCDX
12 15 (40.54%) Hyper-V
13 14 (37.84%) FlexPod
14 11 (29.73%) XenDesktop
15 10 (27.03%) Windows 2000 Server
15 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2008
15 10 (27.03%) Cisco IOS
15 10 (27.03%) vCloud
15 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Certification
15 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2003
15 10 (27.03%) CCA
15 10 (27.03%) Citrix Certification
15 10 (27.03%) Active Directory
15 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
15 10 (27.03%) IIS
15 10 (27.03%) SQL
15 10 (27.03%) Windows

VTSP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 10 (27.03%) IIS
2 6 (16.22%) MS Exchange
2 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MS Visio
2 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (48.65%) Cisco Nexus
2 10 (27.03%) Cisco IOS
3 8 (21.62%) WAAS
3 8 (21.62%) SAN
4 7 (18.92%) LAN
4 7 (18.92%) VoIP
4 7 (18.92%) WAN
5 2 (5.41%) Unified Communications
5 2 (5.41%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (2.70%) NAS
6 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.92%) Hadoop
3 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 21 (56.76%) Consultant
2 12 (32.43%) Storage Consultant
3 11 (29.73%) FlexPod Consultant
4 8 (21.62%) Architect
4 8 (21.62%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (18.92%) VMware Consultant
6 6 (16.22%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 5 (13.51%) Technical Consultant
8 4 (10.81%) Support Specialist
8 4 (10.81%) Storage Architect
8 4 (10.81%) Virtualisation Architect
8 4 (10.81%) Technology Consultant
8 4 (10.81%) Storage Solutions Architect
9 3 (8.11%) Account Manager
10 2 (5.41%) Sales Consultant
10 2 (5.41%) Virtualisation Consultant
10 2 (5.41%) Data Centre Specialist
11 1 (2.70%) Cloud Solutions Architect
11 1 (2.70%) Cloud Architect
11 1 (2.70%) Lead Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (37.84%) FlexPod
2 9 (24.32%) Replication
3 4 (10.81%) CLARiiON
3 4 (10.81%) Celerra
4 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2003
1 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2008
1 10 (27.03%) Windows 2000 Server
1 10 (27.03%) Windows
2 8 (21.62%) Linux
3 7 (18.92%) UNIX
3 7 (18.92%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.92%) High Availability
2 3 (8.11%) Data Management
2 3 (8.11%) Business Development
3 2 (5.41%) Business Continuity
4 1 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (81.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 21 (56.76%) NCDA
2 21 (56.76%) NCIE
2 21 (56.76%) VCAP
3 15 (40.54%) VCDX
4 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (27.03%) CCA
4 10 (27.03%) Citrix Certification
5 9 (24.32%) MCSE
5 9 (24.32%) MCITP
6 8 (21.62%) MCTS
7 6 (16.22%) CCEA
7 6 (16.22%) CCIA
8 4 (10.81%) CCEE
8 4 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (10.81%) HNC
8 4 (10.81%) HND
8 4 (10.81%) Degree
9 3 (8.11%) CCSP
10 2 (5.41%) IBM Certification
System Software
1 32 (86.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (43.24%) vSphere
3 15 (40.54%) Hyper-V
4 11 (29.73%) XenDesktop
5 10 (27.03%) vCloud
5 10 (27.03%) Active Directory
6 7 (18.92%) XenServer
7 2 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Legato
Vendors
1 34 (91.89%) VMware
2 31 (83.78%) Cisco
3 26 (70.27%) Citrix
4 25 (67.57%) NetApp
5 20 (54.05%) Microsoft
6 19 (51.35%) EMC
7 9 (24.32%) Juniper
7 9 (24.32%) HP
7 9 (24.32%) IBM
8 7 (18.92%) Oracle
8 7 (18.92%) SAP
8 7 (18.92%) Sun
8 7 (18.92%) Intel
9 5 (13.51%) CommVault
10 4 (10.81%) 3PAR
11 3 (8.11%) Symantec
12 2 (5.41%) Blue Coat
12 2 (5.41%) Fortinet
12 2 (5.41%) Veeam
12 2 (5.41%) CheckPoint