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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 93 84 62
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -22
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 14 22 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.06% 1.63% 2.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.54% 7.03% 7.98%
Number of salaries quoted 14 22 28
Average salary £36,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.29% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £41,050 £47,900 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.23% -14.73%
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
395 313 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 29.95% 23.13% 34.08%
Number of salaries quoted 325 262 289
Average salary £36,500 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.59% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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 14 £36,000 -15.29%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
UK

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (90.00%) Windows
3 17 (85.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (85.00%) Windows Server
4 16 (80.00%) Active Directory
5 13 (65.00%) Cisco
6 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
6 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
7 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (45.00%) MCITP
8 9 (45.00%) VCP5
9 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
9 8 (40.00%) Dell
10 7 (35.00%) CCNA
10 7 (35.00%) MCSE
10 7 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (35.00%) Enterprise Storage
11 6 (30.00%) CCA
11 6 (30.00%) Citrix Certification
11 6 (30.00%) CCNP
12 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
12 5 (25.00%) Linux
12 5 (25.00%) Citrix
12 5 (25.00%) Replication
12 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
12 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (20.00%) EqualLogic
13 4 (20.00%) SolarWinds
13 4 (20.00%) PowerShell

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (15.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (15.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) IaaS
1 3 (15.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Firewall
1 4 (20.00%) SAN
2 3 (15.00%) DHCP
2 3 (15.00%) DNS
3 2 (10.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (10.00%) LAN
3 2 (10.00%) VLAN
3 2 (10.00%) VoIP
4 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
1 3 (15.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (30.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) Support Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Consultant
5 4 (20.00%) Data Centre Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Support Consultant
6 3 (15.00%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Systems Support Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Technical Support
6 3 (15.00%) Technical Support Consultant
7 2 (10.00%) IT Manager
7 2 (10.00%) Network Manager
8 1 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
8 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) WSH
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (25.00%) Replication
3 4 (20.00%) EqualLogic
4 3 (15.00%) AS400
5 2 (10.00%) HP StoreVirtual
5 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (10.00%) VLE
6 1 (5.00%) CLARiiON
6 1 (5.00%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 17 (85.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (25.00%) Linux
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (15.00%) OS/400
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) Unix
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) ITIL
2 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.00%) Change Management
3 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (15.00%) Python
2 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
3 2 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (85.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (45.00%) MCITP
2 9 (45.00%) VCP5
3 7 (35.00%) CCNA
3 7 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (35.00%) MCSE
4 6 (30.00%) CCA
4 6 (30.00%) CCNP
4 6 (30.00%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (20.00%) MCSA
6 2 (10.00%) DBS Check
6 2 (10.00%) Degree
6 2 (10.00%) MCP
7 1 (5.00%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.00%) DFS Replication
3 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (65.00%) Cisco
3 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (40.00%) Dell
5 5 (25.00%) Citrix
6 4 (20.00%) SolarWinds
7 3 (15.00%) Dell Compellent
7 3 (15.00%) IBM
7 3 (15.00%) Splunk
7 3 (15.00%) Veeam
8 2 (10.00%) Avaya
8 2 (10.00%) HP
9 1 (5.00%) Brocade
9 1 (5.00%) EMC