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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 80 69 89
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +20
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 24 23 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.78% 2.08% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.64% 5.68% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 24 23 2
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +55.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,600 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £49,700 £52,000 £28,850
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.88%
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
314 405 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 23.29% 36.62% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 267 337 240
Average salary £40,000 £38,783 £36,100
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.13% +7.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 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
South Wales -8 24 £42,500 -3.40%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 35 (100.00%) VMware
2 32 (91.43%) Microsoft
3 29 (82.86%) Windows
4 27 (77.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (68.57%) VCP5
5 24 (68.57%) SQL Server
5 24 (68.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (60.00%) Linux
7 19 (54.29%) Finance
8 17 (48.57%) AS400
8 17 (48.57%) IBM
8 17 (48.57%) OS/400
8 17 (48.57%) HTTP
8 17 (48.57%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (45.71%) WebSphere
9 16 (45.71%) Active Directory
9 16 (45.71%) IBM HTTP Server
10 14 (40.00%) Hyper-V
11 13 (37.14%) Citrix
12 12 (34.29%) MS Exchange
13 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2013
14 8 (22.86%) Exchange Server 2010
14 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (22.86%) Exchange Server 2007
14 8 (22.86%) Firewall
15 7 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
15 7 (20.00%) Dell
15 7 (20.00%) CCNP
15 7 (20.00%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 16 (45.71%) IBM HTTP Server
1 16 (45.71%) WebSphere
2 12 (34.29%) MS Exchange
3 9 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (22.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (22.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2000
6 2 (5.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (5.71%) OpenStack
6 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (48.57%) HTTP
2 8 (22.86%) Firewall
3 7 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
3 7 (20.00%) iSCSI
3 7 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (5.71%) DNS
4 2 (5.71%) SAN
5 1 (2.86%) VPLS
5 1 (2.86%) VPN
5 1 (2.86%) LDAP
5 1 (2.86%) LAN
5 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (68.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) MySQL
General
1 19 (54.29%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (20.00%) Project Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Architect
3 4 (11.43%) Technical Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Wintel Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Wintel Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.86%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (2.86%) Administrator
6 1 (2.86%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.86%) Implementation Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Designer
6 1 (2.86%) Designer
6 1 (2.86%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (48.57%) AS400
2 7 (20.00%) EqualLogic
2 7 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (17.14%) Clustering
4 2 (5.71%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 29 (82.86%) Windows
2 27 (77.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (68.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (60.00%) Linux
5 17 (48.57%) OS/400
6 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (5.71%) CentOS
8 2 (5.71%) UNIX
9 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.86%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (5.71%) ITIL
2 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
3 1 (2.86%) Project Management
3 1 (2.86%) Service Management
3 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
3 1 (2.86%) Change Management
3 1 (2.86%) Migration
3 1 (2.86%) Network Design
3 1 (2.86%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (2.86%) Time Management
3 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (2.86%) Change Control
3 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (2.86%) DevOps
3 1 (2.86%) Line Management
3 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
2 3 (8.57%) SQL
3 2 (5.71%) Ruby
3 2 (5.71%) Perl
3 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.86%) C#
Qualifications
1 24 (68.57%) VCP5
2 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (20.00%) MCITP
3 7 (20.00%) CCNP
3 7 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (14.29%) MCP
4 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.71%) MCSE
5 2 (5.71%) MCSA
5 2 (5.71%) Degree
5 2 (5.71%) RHCE
6 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (48.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (45.71%) Active Directory
3 14 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (8.57%) XenApp
5 1 (2.86%) XenServer
5 1 (2.86%) KVM
5 1 (2.86%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Puppet
1 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.86%) WSUS
2 1 (2.86%) SCCM
2 1 (2.86%) SCOM
2 1 (2.86%) yum
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) VMware
2 32 (91.43%) Microsoft
3 17 (48.57%) IBM
4 13 (37.14%) Citrix
5 7 (20.00%) Cisco
5 7 (20.00%) Dell
6 1 (2.86%) Intel
6 1 (2.86%) NetApp
6 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.86%) McAfee
6 1 (2.86%) Google