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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank - 95 100
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 0 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - 0.80% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category - 2.83% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 3
Median salary - £36,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -28.00%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.35% -1.11%
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
358 389 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 26.66% 28.19% 37.31%
Number of salaries quoted 303 327 377
Median salary £36,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

VCP5
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing VCP5 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing VCP5 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for VCP5.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
3 4 (57.14%) CCA
3 4 (57.14%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (57.14%) CCNP
3 4 (57.14%) CCNA
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) MCITP
4 3 (42.86%) DFS Replication
4 3 (42.86%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) Skype for Business
4 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (42.86%) Splunk
4 3 (42.86%) Retail
4 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
4 3 (42.86%) AS400
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Replication
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (42.86%) Shell Script

VCP5
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
1 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
1 3 (42.86%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (42.86%) Skype for Business
1 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DHCP
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (57.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 3 (42.86%) Consultant
3 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Support
3 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Support Consultant
3 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Systems Support Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (42.86%) Technical Support
3 3 (42.86%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) AS400
1 3 (42.86%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) OS/400
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
1 3 (42.86%) Python
1 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (57.14%) CCA
2 4 (57.14%) CCNA
2 4 (57.14%) CCNP
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (57.14%) MCITP
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) DFS Replication
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) IBM
3 3 (42.86%) Splunk
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Dell