The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised for the Watford 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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 68 57 60
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.69% 0.27% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.94% 0.91% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.57% +5.55%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Qualifications Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
206 110 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 35.40% 29.73% 24.68%
Number of salaries quoted 146 87 60
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Watford region.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in Watford

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (92.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (92.86%) SAN
2 13 (92.86%) Windows
3 11 (78.57%) Citrix
3 11 (78.57%) MCITP
4 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
4 9 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (50.00%) SCCM
5 7 (50.00%) CCNA
5 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (42.86%) Dell
6 6 (42.86%) MCSE
6 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
7 5 (35.71%) NCDA
7 5 (35.71%) NCIE
7 5 (35.71%) vSphere
7 5 (35.71%) EMC
7 5 (35.71%) CCA
7 5 (35.71%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (35.71%) NetApp
8 4 (28.57%) MCTS
8 4 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (28.57%) PlateSpin
8 4 (28.57%) VMware ESX
8 4 (28.57%) NetBackup
8 4 (28.57%) Backup Exec
8 4 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (28.57%) Symantec
8 4 (28.57%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Consultant
2 5 (35.71%) Technical Consultant
2 5 (35.71%) Project Consultant
2 5 (35.71%) Project Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 4 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) EqualLogic
2 1 (7.14%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 2 (14.29%) Coaching
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (78.57%) MCITP
3 7 (50.00%) CCNA
3 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (42.86%) MCSE
5 5 (35.71%) NCDA
5 5 (35.71%) NCIE
5 5 (35.71%) CCA
5 5 (35.71%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (28.57%) MCTS
6 4 (28.57%) MCP
6 4 (28.57%) VCAP
7 2 (14.29%) MCSA
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 5 (35.71%) vSphere
4 4 (28.57%) VMware ESX
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (28.57%) XenApp
4 4 (28.57%) XenServer
4 4 (28.57%) XenDesktop
5 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) SCCM
2 4 (28.57%) NetBackup
2 4 (28.57%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (78.57%) Citrix
3 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
4 6 (42.86%) Dell
5 5 (35.71%) EMC
5 5 (35.71%) NetApp
6 4 (28.57%) PlateSpin
6 4 (28.57%) Symantec
6 4 (28.57%) HP
6 4 (28.57%) Veeam
7 2 (14.29%) IBM
8 1 (7.14%) Cisco