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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 83 79 85
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 19 23 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.39% 1.75% 1.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.36% 4.84% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 19 21 12
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £33,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
436 475 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 31.94% 36.07% 27.81%
Number of salaries quoted 368 380 309
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,800 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £51,000
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 29 May 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 29 May 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 18 £36,000 +2.85% 3
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 48 (100.00%) VMware
2 42 (87.50%) Windows
3 41 (85.42%) Microsoft
4 35 (72.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 35 (72.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (66.67%) VCP5
6 31 (64.58%) SQL Server
7 30 (62.50%) Linux
8 29 (60.42%) Finance
9 27 (56.25%) Active Directory
10 26 (54.17%) VMware Infrastructure
11 24 (50.00%) IBM
11 24 (50.00%) OS/400
11 24 (50.00%) AS400
12 17 (35.42%) HTTP
13 16 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
13 16 (33.33%) WebSphere
14 15 (31.25%) Hyper-V
15 14 (29.17%) Citrix
16 13 (27.08%) MS Exchange
17 12 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
18 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Certification
19 8 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
19 8 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
19 8 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
19 8 (16.67%) Firewall
19 8 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
20 7 (14.58%) Clustering
20 7 (14.58%) Cisco PIX
20 7 (14.58%) MCITP

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
1 16 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 13 (27.08%) MS Exchange
3 8 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2000
5 2 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (4.17%) IIS
5 2 (4.17%) Apache
5 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.17%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Office 365
1 2 (4.17%) SaaS
1 2 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (35.42%) HTTP
2 8 (16.67%) Firewall
3 7 (14.58%) Cisco PIX
3 7 (14.58%) iSCSI
3 7 (14.58%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (12.50%) SAN
5 3 (6.25%) DHCP
5 3 (6.25%) DNS
6 1 (2.08%) VPLS
6 1 (2.08%) LDAP
6 1 (2.08%) LAN
6 1 (2.08%) WAN
6 1 (2.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (64.58%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) MySQL
General
1 29 (60.42%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Advertising
3 1 (2.08%) Welsh Language
3 1 (2.08%) Marketing
3 1 (2.08%) Electronics
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 9 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
2 9 (18.75%) Administrator
3 7 (14.58%) Project Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Architect
4 5 (10.42%) Technical Architect
5 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Wintel Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Wintel Consultant
8 1 (2.08%) Technical Designer
8 1 (2.08%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.08%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.08%) Implementation Consultant
8 1 (2.08%) Designer
8 1 (2.08%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Solutions Designer
8 1 (2.08%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (50.00%) AS400
2 7 (14.58%) Clustering
2 7 (14.58%) EqualLogic
2 7 (14.58%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (4.17%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.08%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 42 (87.50%) Windows
2 35 (72.92%) Windows Server 2003
2 35 (72.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 30 (62.50%) Linux
4 24 (50.00%) OS/400
5 12 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (8.33%) UNIX
8 3 (6.25%) Windows 7
8 3 (6.25%) Windows 8
9 2 (4.17%) CentOS
10 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.08%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (8.33%) ITIL
2 3 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (4.17%) Migration
3 2 (4.17%) Configuration Management
3 2 (4.17%) Scrum
4 1 (2.08%) Time Management
4 1 (2.08%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (2.08%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (2.08%) Network Design
4 1 (2.08%) Programme Management
4 1 (2.08%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (2.08%) Change Control
4 1 (2.08%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (2.08%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.08%) Project Management
4 1 (2.08%) Service Management
4 1 (2.08%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.08%) Change Management
4 1 (2.08%) DevOps
4 1 (2.08%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.25%) PowerShell
1 3 (6.25%) SQL
2 2 (4.17%) Perl
2 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
2 2 (4.17%) Ruby
3 1 (2.08%) C#
3 1 (2.08%) VBScript
3 1 (2.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (66.67%) VCP5
2 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (14.58%) MCITP
3 7 (14.58%) Security Cleared
3 7 (14.58%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (14.58%) CCNP
4 6 (12.50%) MCP
5 4 (8.33%) MCSE
6 2 (4.17%) RHCE
6 2 (4.17%) MCSA
6 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 26 (54.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (31.25%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.17%) Terminal Services
4 2 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.17%) XenApp
5 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (2.08%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.08%) XenServer
5 1 (2.08%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.17%) Puppet
2 1 (2.08%) WSUS
2 1 (2.08%) SCCM
2 1 (2.08%) SCOM
2 1 (2.08%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.08%) yum
2 1 (2.08%) ARCserve
2 1 (2.08%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 48 (100.00%) VMware
2 41 (85.42%) Microsoft
3 24 (50.00%) IBM
4 14 (29.17%) Citrix
5 7 (14.58%) Dell
5 7 (14.58%) Cisco
6 2 (4.17%) Intel
7 1 (2.08%) Google
7 1 (2.08%) SAP
7 1 (2.08%) NetApp
7 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.08%) Symantec
7 1 (2.08%) McAfee
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Salary: £33000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus etc
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Salary: £25k - 28k per year + Excellence Benefits Package
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