The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank - 50 48
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 0 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham - 1.36% 3.08%
As % of the Qualifications category - 3.83% 11.01%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 6
Median salary - £31,500 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -27.16%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88%  

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham.

Academic & Professional Certification
Cheltenham
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 81 183 109
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 36.16% 35.47% 27.95%
Number of salaries quoted 67 129 86
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +29.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Cheltenham

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Cheltenham

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Advertising
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Server Building
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
General
1 2 (66.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Field Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Technician
1 1 (33.33%) Senior IT Technician
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Technician
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Server Building
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft