The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Certified Professional (VCP) over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 72 85 78
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 27 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.06% 1.13% 0.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.68% 4.08% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 9
Average salary £33,000 £46,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.03% +16.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-11.57% +10.46%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
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
404 368 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 30.84% 27.79% 30.18%
Number of salaries quoted 336 330 268
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,928 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Wales region.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in Wales

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Histogram in Wales

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) within the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 August 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 +9 27 £33,000 -29.03% 3
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UK

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 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 VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 49 (100.00%) VMware
2 38 (77.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (55.10%) Windows
4 20 (40.82%) Linux
4 20 (40.82%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (38.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (38.78%) Cisco
5 19 (38.78%) Active Directory
6 18 (36.73%) Microsoft
6 18 (36.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (36.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (34.69%) Hyper-V
8 16 (32.65%) CCNA
9 15 (30.61%) RHCE
9 15 (30.61%) SAN
10 14 (28.57%) MS Exchange
10 14 (28.57%) ITIL
11 13 (26.53%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (26.53%) Exchange Server 2007
11 13 (26.53%) Office 365
12 12 (24.49%) Exchange Server 2003
12 12 (24.49%) Firewall
12 12 (24.49%) HP
13 11 (22.45%) SharePoint
13 11 (22.45%) MCSE
13 11 (22.45%) CCNP
14 9 (18.37%) LAMP
14 9 (18.37%) Lync
14 9 (18.37%) NetApp
14 9 (18.37%) Red Hat

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 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 VMware Certified Professional (VCP). Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 13 (26.53%) Exchange Server 2007
3 12 (24.49%) Exchange Server 2003
4 11 (22.45%) SharePoint
5 9 (18.37%) Lync
5 9 (18.37%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (14.29%) Apache
7 6 (12.24%) Tomcat
8 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2000
8 4 (8.16%) OpenStack
8 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (6.12%) WebSphere
9 3 (6.12%) ColdFusion
10 2 (4.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (2.04%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (26.53%) Office 365
2 5 (10.20%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (8.16%) SaaS
4 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (30.61%) SAN
2 12 (24.49%) Firewall
3 6 (12.24%) VRRP
3 6 (12.24%) VLAN
3 6 (12.24%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (12.24%) HSRP
4 3 (6.12%) DHCP
4 3 (6.12%) DNS
5 1 (2.04%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.04%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.04%) VoIP
5 1 (2.04%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) MySQL
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (16.33%) Advertising
2 7 (14.29%) Finance
3 3 (6.12%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 21 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (24.49%) Systems Engineer
3 11 (22.45%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 10 (20.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (16.33%) Project Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) Architect
7 4 (8.16%) Technical Design Authority
8 3 (6.12%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 3 (6.12%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (6.12%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (6.12%) Administrator
8 3 (6.12%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (6.12%) Consultant
8 3 (6.12%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (4.08%) Technical Support
9 2 (4.08%) 3rd Line Support
9 2 (4.08%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Wintel Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.37%) LAMP
2 3 (6.12%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.08%) Blackberry
1 2 (4.08%) AS400
1 2 (4.08%) Clustering
2 1 (2.04%) iSeries
2 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 27 (55.10%) Windows
2 20 (40.82%) Linux
3 19 (38.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (36.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (36.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (18.37%) Solaris
6 8 (16.33%) Windows 2000 Server
7 7 (14.29%) UNIX
8 6 (12.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (8.16%) CentOS
10 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
10 1 (2.04%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.57%) ITIL
2 9 (18.37%) Configuration Management
3 7 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
3 7 (14.29%) Competitive Intelligence
3 7 (14.29%) Project Management
3 7 (14.29%) Service Management
3 7 (14.29%) Change Management
4 6 (12.24%) Email Migration
5 4 (8.16%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (8.16%) TOGAF
5 4 (8.16%) Strategic Planning
6 3 (6.12%) Time Management
7 2 (4.08%) DevOps
7 2 (4.08%) Change Control
8 1 (2.04%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.04%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.33%) SQL
2 5 (10.20%) PowerShell
2 5 (10.20%) Ruby
2 5 (10.20%) Perl
3 4 (8.16%) Bash Shell
4 3 (6.12%) C#
5 1 (2.04%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 20 (40.82%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (32.65%) CCNA
3 15 (30.61%) RHCE
4 13 (26.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (22.45%) MCSE
5 11 (22.45%) CCNP
6 8 (16.33%) Degree
7 6 (12.24%) CCA
7 6 (12.24%) Citrix Certification
8 5 (10.20%) VCP5
9 4 (8.16%) MCP
9 4 (8.16%) CCIE
10 3 (6.12%) MCITP
10 3 (6.12%) MCSA
11 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
11 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
12 1 (2.04%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
1 1 (2.04%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 38 (77.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (38.78%) Active Directory
3 17 (34.69%) Hyper-V
4 5 (10.20%) XenApp
4 5 (10.20%) VMware ESX
5 3 (6.12%) XenServer
6 2 (4.08%) Terminal Services
6 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (4.08%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (10.20%) Puppet
2 1 (2.04%) SCDPM
2 1 (2.04%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.04%) YUM
Vendors
1 49 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (38.78%) Cisco
3 18 (36.73%) Microsoft
4 12 (24.49%) HP
5 9 (18.37%) NetApp
5 9 (18.37%) Red Hat
5 9 (18.37%) Dell
6 7 (14.29%) Citrix
7 6 (12.24%) CheckPoint
7 6 (12.24%) WatchGuard
7 6 (12.24%) SonicWALL
8 5 (10.20%) IBM
9 3 (6.12%) Google
9 3 (6.12%) EMC
9 3 (6.12%) JBoss
10 1 (2.04%) Veeam
10 1 (2.04%) IPFX
10 1 (2.04%) Brocade
10 1 (2.04%) Capita
10 1 (2.04%) SAP
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago