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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Technical Sales Professional (VTSP)
Rank 853 877 833
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -44
Permanent jobs citing VTSP 27 12 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.012% 0.047%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.092% 0.042% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 47
Average salary £62,500 £50,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £55,000 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -

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
29281 28280 31282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.77% 27.21% 28.21%
Number of salaries quoted 23491 22195 26247
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% -

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 26 January 2015 within the UK.

VTSP Salary Histogram in the UK

VTSP
Top 10 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 26 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
(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 +14 26 £62,500 +25.00%
London +24 22 - -
North West -6 2 £57,500 +15.00%
South East -38 2 £63,750 +27.50%
Manchester - 2 £57,500 -
Reading +6 1 £62,500 +13.63%
Berkshire 0 1 £62,500 +13.63%
Hampshire - 1 £65,000 -
Scotland - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 - -

VTSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 54 (93.10%) VMware
1 54 (93.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (55.17%) Cisco
2 32 (55.17%) NetApp
3 31 (53.45%) Microsoft
4 27 (46.55%) Hyper-V
5 26 (44.83%) Cisco Nexus
6 25 (43.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 24 (41.38%) Citrix
8 22 (37.93%) Degree
8 22 (37.93%) SaaS
9 20 (34.48%) NCDA
9 20 (34.48%) NCIE
10 19 (32.76%) VCAP
10 19 (32.76%) vCloud
10 19 (32.76%) Microsoft Certification
10 19 (32.76%) Citrix Certification
10 19 (32.76%) EMC
10 19 (32.76%) MCSE
10 19 (32.76%) XenDesktop
11 18 (31.03%) vSphere
11 18 (31.03%) Active Directory
11 18 (31.03%) FlexPod
12 14 (24.14%) CCA
12 14 (24.14%) SQL Server
12 14 (24.14%) WAAS
12 14 (24.14%) MCITP
13 13 (22.41%) HP
14 12 (20.69%) IBM
14 12 (20.69%) MS Exchange

VTSP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 12 (20.69%) MS Exchange
2 8 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (13.79%) IIS
2 8 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.90%) Lync
4 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.17%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (37.93%) SaaS
2 4 (6.90%) Office 365
3 3 (5.17%) IaaS
3 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (44.83%) Cisco Nexus
2 14 (24.14%) WAAS
3 5 (8.62%) NetScaler
3 5 (8.62%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (5.17%) Firewall
5 1 (1.72%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.79%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 20 (34.48%) Architect
2 16 (27.59%) Consultant
3 12 (20.69%) Virtualisation Architect
4 11 (18.97%) Sales Manager
5 9 (15.52%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 8 (13.79%) Storage Architect
6 8 (13.79%) Storage Solutions Architect
6 8 (13.79%) FlexPod Consultant
6 8 (13.79%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (10.34%) Technology Consultant
8 4 (6.90%) Storage Consultant
8 4 (6.90%) Technical Architect
9 3 (5.17%) Sales Consultant
10 2 (3.45%) Technical Consultant
10 2 (3.45%) Solutions Consultant
10 2 (3.45%) Virtualisation Consultant
11 1 (1.72%) VMware Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 18 (31.03%) FlexPod
2 8 (13.79%) CLARiiON
2 8 (13.79%) Celerra
3 1 (1.72%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.52%) Windows
1 9 (15.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (6.90%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (8.62%) Data Management
1 5 (8.62%) Operations Management
2 1 (1.72%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.62%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (43.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 22 (37.93%) Degree
3 20 (34.48%) NCDA
3 20 (34.48%) NCIE
4 19 (32.76%) VCAP
4 19 (32.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (32.76%) MCSE
4 19 (32.76%) Citrix Certification
5 14 (24.14%) CCA
5 14 (24.14%) MCITP
6 11 (18.97%) CCEE
7 9 (15.52%) MCTS
8 8 (13.79%) CCEA
8 8 (13.79%) CCIA
9 7 (12.07%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (12.07%) CCNP
9 7 (12.07%) CCDP
10 6 (10.34%) VCDX
11 5 (8.62%) VCP5
System Software
1 54 (93.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (46.55%) Hyper-V
3 19 (32.76%) XenDesktop
3 19 (32.76%) vCloud
4 18 (31.03%) Active Directory
4 18 (31.03%) vSphere
5 5 (8.62%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) Legato
1 5 (8.62%) XenMobile
2 4 (6.90%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 54 (93.10%) VMware
2 32 (55.17%) Cisco
2 32 (55.17%) NetApp
3 31 (53.45%) Microsoft
4 24 (41.38%) Citrix
5 19 (32.76%) EMC
6 13 (22.41%) HP
7 12 (20.69%) IBM
8 8 (13.79%) 3PAR
9 5 (8.62%) CommVault
9 5 (8.62%) Symantec
10 1 (1.72%) Veeam