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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Technical Sales Professional (VTSP)
Rank 882 886 857
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -29
Permanent jobs citing VTSP 11 21 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.018% 0.015%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.037% 0.068% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 13
Average salary £65,000 £55,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +42.85%

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
29896 31032 28815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.30% 27.04% 27.13%
Number of salaries quoted 24121 24045 23400
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 28 August 2015 within the UK.

VTSP Salary Histogram 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 28 August 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
(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 -6 11 £65,000 +18.18%
London - 6 £70,000 -
Surrey +5 5 £57,500 +4.54%
South East -1 5 £57,500 +4.54%
Guildford - 4 £57,500 -

VTSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 22 (62.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 17 (48.57%) CCNA
3 17 (48.57%) MCSE
3 17 (48.57%) Cisco
3 17 (48.57%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (48.57%) VMware
4 16 (45.71%) Replication
4 16 (45.71%) MOS
4 16 (45.71%) SC Cleared
4 16 (45.71%) Security Cleared
4 16 (45.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (45.71%) High Availability
4 16 (45.71%) Private Cloud
4 16 (45.71%) IBM
4 16 (45.71%) LAN
4 16 (45.71%) VoIP
4 16 (45.71%) WAN
4 16 (45.71%) UNIX
4 16 (45.71%) Linux
4 16 (45.71%) Oracle
4 16 (45.71%) Sun
4 16 (45.71%) HP
4 16 (45.71%) EMC
4 16 (45.71%) Intel
4 16 (45.71%) Juniper
4 16 (45.71%) SAN
5 15 (42.86%) HNC
5 15 (42.86%) HND
5 15 (42.86%) MS Excel

VTSP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 5 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (14.29%) Lync
1 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.86%) OpenStack
Applications
1 15 (42.86%) MS Excel
1 15 (42.86%) MS Visio
2 13 (37.14%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (45.71%) LAN
1 16 (45.71%) VoIP
1 16 (45.71%) WAN
1 16 (45.71%) SAN
General
1 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Architect
2 5 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 4 (11.43%) Senior Technical Architect
3 4 (11.43%) Senior Architect
3 4 (11.43%) Pre Sales Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) Data Centre Specialist
4 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) Support Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (45.71%) Replication
1 16 (45.71%) Private Cloud
2 5 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (45.71%) UNIX
1 16 (45.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) High Availability
2 14 (40.00%) ITIL
3 13 (37.14%) Cyber Security
4 12 (34.29%) SIEM
5 9 (25.71%) Analytics
Qualifications
1 22 (62.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (48.57%) MCSE
2 17 (48.57%) CCNA
2 17 (48.57%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (45.71%) MOS
3 16 (45.71%) SC Cleared
3 16 (45.71%) Security Cleared
4 15 (42.86%) Degree
4 15 (42.86%) HNC
4 15 (42.86%) HND
5 13 (37.14%) CISSP
6 9 (25.71%) GCIA
6 9 (25.71%) GCIH
6 9 (25.71%) CEH
7 5 (14.29%) MCITP
8 2 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (2.86%) CCENT
9 1 (2.86%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (45.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 17 (48.57%) Cisco
2 17 (48.57%) VMware
3 16 (45.71%) Juniper
3 16 (45.71%) Oracle
3 16 (45.71%) IBM
3 16 (45.71%) Sun
3 16 (45.71%) HP
3 16 (45.71%) EMC
3 16 (45.71%) Intel
4 1 (2.86%) Citrix
4 1 (2.86%) SunGard
4 1 (2.86%) Symantec
4 1 (2.86%) WatchGuard