The table below looks at the statistics for VCP5 in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCP5 over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank 92 99 86
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 7 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.55% 0.63% 0.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.88% 1.75% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 2
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +13.86%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-8.10% -11.90%
VCP5
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Qualifications Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
373 457 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 29.05% 35.96% 25.21%
Number of salaries quoted 324 395 243
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VCP5
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VCP5 across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VCP5 Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

VCP5
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VCP5 across the Wales region.

VCP5 Salary Trend in Wales

VCP5
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VCP5 within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
South Wales +3 7 £42,500 +8.97% 1
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UK

VCP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing VCP5 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 VCP5.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (66.67%) IBM
3 6 (66.67%) AS400
3 6 (66.67%) Finance
3 6 (66.67%) WebSphere
4 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
4 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (44.44%) Linux
5 4 (44.44%) OS/400
5 4 (44.44%) HTTP
5 4 (44.44%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 3 (33.33%) Cisco
6 3 (33.33%) CCNP
6 3 (33.33%) Dell
6 3 (33.33%) Citrix
6 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (33.33%) Firewall
6 3 (33.33%) MCITP
6 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (33.33%) iSCSI

VCP5
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing VCP5 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 VCP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 4 (44.44%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) HTTP
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
2 3 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (33.33%) Project Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Support
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) AS400
2 3 (33.33%) EqualLogic
2 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) OS/400
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (33.33%) MCITP
2 3 (33.33%) CCNP
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) IBM
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) Dell
3 3 (33.33%) Citrix
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago