The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 78 83 66
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -17
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 23 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.72% 0.88% 1.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.53% 3.26% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 14
Average salary £34,000 £49,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.31% +23.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,750 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Qualifications Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
416 337 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 31.11% 27.05% 26.54%
Number of salaries quoted 330 295 229
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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 £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
UK

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +3 23 £34,000 -31.31% 1
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
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VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 34 (69.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (51.02%) Cisco
4 23 (46.94%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (44.90%) Windows
6 19 (38.78%) CCNA
6 19 (38.78%) SAN
7 18 (36.73%) Active Directory
7 18 (36.73%) Hyper-V
8 17 (34.69%) HP
8 17 (34.69%) Linux
9 16 (32.65%) ITIL
10 15 (30.61%) Microsoft
10 15 (30.61%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (30.61%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (30.61%) Windows Server 2012
11 14 (28.57%) Office 365
11 14 (28.57%) Firewall
11 14 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
11 14 (28.57%) CCNP
11 14 (28.57%) RHCE
12 13 (26.53%) SharePoint
12 13 (26.53%) MCSE
13 12 (24.49%) MS Exchange
14 11 (22.45%) NetApp
14 11 (22.45%) Exchange Server 2007
14 11 (22.45%) Lync
15 9 (18.37%) CheckPoint
15 9 (18.37%) VRRP
15 9 (18.37%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 13 (26.53%) SharePoint
2 12 (24.49%) MS Exchange
3 11 (22.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (22.45%) Lync
4 9 (18.37%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (16.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (14.29%) Apache
7 5 (10.20%) Tomcat
8 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2000
8 3 (6.12%) ColdFusion
8 3 (6.12%) OpenStack
8 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
9 1 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (2.04%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (28.57%) Office 365
2 5 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (6.12%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (4.08%) SaaS
4 2 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (38.78%) SAN
2 14 (28.57%) Firewall
3 9 (18.37%) VLAN
3 9 (18.37%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (18.37%) VRRP
3 9 (18.37%) HSRP
4 2 (4.08%) NAS
4 2 (4.08%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.04%) LDAP
5 1 (2.04%) DHCP
5 1 (2.04%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) MySQL
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (12.24%) Advertising
2 5 (10.20%) Finance
3 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.04%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 20 (40.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (22.45%) Systems Engineer
3 10 (20.41%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 10 (20.41%) Project Engineer
4 9 (18.37%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Architect
6 4 (8.16%) Technical Design Authority
7 3 (6.12%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (6.12%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (6.12%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.12%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.12%) Administrator
7 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.12%) Wintel Architect
8 2 (4.08%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Storage Specialist
8 2 (4.08%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) VMware Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Virtualisation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.33%) LAMP
2 3 (6.12%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
1 1 (2.04%) Clustering
1 1 (2.04%) iSeries
1 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 22 (44.90%) Windows
2 17 (34.69%) Linux
3 15 (30.61%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (30.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (30.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (18.37%) Solaris
5 8 (16.33%) Windows 2000 Server
6 7 (14.29%) UNIX
7 6 (12.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (4.08%) CentOS
9 1 (2.04%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) ITIL
2 9 (18.37%) Email Migration
2 9 (18.37%) Project Management
3 7 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
3 7 (14.29%) Competitive Intelligence
3 7 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 6 (12.24%) Service Management
4 6 (12.24%) Change Management
5 4 (8.16%) TOGAF
6 3 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (6.12%) Strategic Planning
7 2 (4.08%) Capacity Management
7 2 (4.08%) DevOps
7 2 (4.08%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.04%) Change Control
8 1 (2.04%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.04%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.24%) SQL
2 3 (6.12%) Perl
2 3 (6.12%) Ruby
3 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.08%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.08%) PowerHouse
4 1 (2.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 23 (46.94%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (38.78%) CCNA
3 14 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (28.57%) RHCE
3 14 (28.57%) CCNP
4 13 (26.53%) MCSE
5 9 (18.37%) Degree
6 6 (12.24%) CCA
6 6 (12.24%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (10.20%) VCP5
8 4 (8.16%) MCITP
8 4 (8.16%) CCIE
9 3 (6.12%) MCP
9 3 (6.12%) MCSA
9 3 (6.12%) SC Cleared
9 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
10 2 (4.08%) SAP Certification
11 1 (2.04%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) ISO 9001
1 3 (6.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (69.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (36.73%) Hyper-V
2 18 (36.73%) Active Directory
3 7 (14.29%) VMware ESX
4 4 (8.16%) XenApp
5 3 (6.12%) Terminal Services
6 2 (4.08%) UAG
7 1 (2.04%) KVM
7 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (2.04%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Puppet
1 3 (6.12%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.04%) ARCserve
2 1 (2.04%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.04%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.04%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.04%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.04%) YUM
Vendors
1 49 (100.00%) VMware
2 25 (51.02%) Cisco
3 17 (34.69%) HP
4 15 (30.61%) Microsoft
5 11 (22.45%) NetApp
6 9 (18.37%) Red Hat
6 9 (18.37%) CheckPoint
6 9 (18.37%) Dell
7 8 (16.33%) Citrix
8 7 (14.29%) WatchGuard
8 7 (14.29%) SonicWALL
9 4 (8.16%) Brocade
10 3 (6.12%) EMC
10 3 (6.12%) SAP
10 3 (6.12%) JBoss
11 2 (4.08%) IBM
11 2 (4.08%) 3PAR
11 2 (4.08%) Capita
12 1 (2.04%) Google
12 1 (2.04%) Symantec
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + excellent benefits
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