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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 89 75 75
Rank change year-on-year
-14 0
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 15 25 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.07% 1.88% 1.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.61% 5.69% 5.01%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 17
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -24.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £32,950 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £67,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -6.66%
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
416 439 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 29.69% 33.08% 28.81%
Number of salaries quoted 349 347 318
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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)
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 3 July 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 -7 14 £36,000 +2.85%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
UK

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 39 (100.00%) VMware
2 33 (84.62%) Windows
3 30 (76.92%) Microsoft
4 28 (71.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 27 (69.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (64.10%) Finance
6 25 (64.10%) Active Directory
7 24 (61.54%) Linux
8 23 (58.97%) VCP5
9 22 (56.41%) SQL Server
10 21 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
11 19 (48.72%) OS/400
11 19 (48.72%) AS400
11 19 (48.72%) IBM
12 10 (25.64%) HTTP
12 10 (25.64%) Hyper-V
12 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (25.64%) IBM HTTP Server
12 10 (25.64%) WebSphere
13 9 (23.08%) Citrix
13 9 (23.08%) MS Exchange
14 8 (20.51%) SAN
14 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Certification
15 6 (15.38%) MCP
15 6 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2000
15 6 (15.38%) Clustering
15 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
16 5 (12.82%) Windows 8
16 5 (12.82%) Windows 7
16 5 (12.82%) MCSE

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 10 (25.64%) WebSphere
1 10 (25.64%) IBM HTTP Server
2 9 (23.08%) MS Exchange
3 6 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2000
4 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (5.13%) IIS
6 2 (5.13%) Apache
6 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.56%) OpenStack
7 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Office 365
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.64%) HTTP
2 8 (20.51%) SAN
3 5 (12.82%) DHCP
4 3 (7.69%) Firewall
4 3 (7.69%) Cisco PIX
4 3 (7.69%) iSCSI
4 3 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (5.13%) DNS
6 1 (2.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (56.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) MySQL
General
1 25 (64.10%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Advertising
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.56%) Electronics
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) 3rd Line Support
2 10 (25.64%) Administrator
2 10 (25.64%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Architect
4 4 (10.26%) Technical Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Project Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Wintel Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Wintel Architect
6 2 (5.13%) Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.56%) Implementation Consultant
7 1 (2.56%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (48.72%) AS400
2 6 (15.38%) Clustering
3 3 (7.69%) EqualLogic
3 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.56%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 33 (84.62%) Windows
2 28 (71.79%) Windows Server 2003
3 27 (69.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (61.54%) Linux
5 19 (48.72%) OS/400
6 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (12.82%) Windows 7
7 5 (12.82%) Windows 8
8 4 (10.26%) UNIX
8 4 (10.26%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (2.56%) CentOS
9 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.56%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (10.26%) ITIL
2 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (5.13%) Migration
2 2 (5.13%) Scrum
3 1 (2.56%) Programme Management
3 1 (2.56%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (2.56%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (2.56%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (2.56%) Change Control
3 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (2.56%) DevOps
3 1 (2.56%) Line Management
3 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
3 1 (2.56%) Server Building
3 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.56%) Configuration Management
3 1 (2.56%) Project Management
3 1 (2.56%) Service Management
3 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
3 1 (2.56%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) VBScript
2 1 (2.56%) VB
2 1 (2.56%) Ruby
2 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (58.97%) VCP5
2 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (15.38%) MCP
3 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 5 (12.82%) MCSE
5 3 (7.69%) CCNP
5 3 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (7.69%) MCITP
6 2 (5.13%) Degree
6 2 (5.13%) RHCE
7 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.56%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (64.10%) Active Directory
2 21 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (25.64%) Hyper-V
4 4 (10.26%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.56%) XenApp
5 1 (2.56%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) ARCserve
1 1 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.56%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.56%) WSUS
1 1 (2.56%) SCCM
1 1 (2.56%) SCOM
1 1 (2.56%) yum
1 1 (2.56%) Puppet
1 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 39 (100.00%) VMware
2 30 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 19 (48.72%) IBM
4 9 (23.08%) Citrix
5 3 (7.69%) Dell
5 3 (7.69%) Cisco
5 3 (7.69%) Dell Compellent
6 2 (5.13%) Intel
7 1 (2.56%) SAP
7 1 (2.56%) NetApp
7 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.56%) Symantec
7 1 (2.56%) McAfee