The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 69 84 73
Rank change year-on-year +15 -11  
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 19 15 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.17% 1.21% 2.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.52% 4.08% 9.27%
Number of salaries quoted 19 15 24
Median salary £40,000 £34,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £36,450
10% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £36,900 £49,700
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +3.70%  

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 South Wales.

Academic & Professional Certification
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 223 368 259
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 25.46% 29.75% 22.23%
Number of salaries quoted 183 309 220
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £26,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in South Wales

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in South Wales over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in South Wales

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport +3 11 £40,000 +17.64% 1
Cardiff +15 8 £35,250 -31.21%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 South Wales region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 28 (100.00%) VMware
1 28 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 27 (96.43%) MCSE
2 27 (96.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (89.29%) Windows
4 22 (78.57%) SAN
5 21 (75.00%) Microsoft
5 21 (75.00%) Office 365
5 21 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 19 (67.86%) MS Excel
8 18 (64.29%) CCA
8 18 (64.29%) Citrix Certification
9 14 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
10 13 (46.43%) Citrix
10 13 (46.43%) XenApp
11 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
12 9 (32.14%) CCNA
12 9 (32.14%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (25.00%) Linux
13 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
14 6 (21.43%) Degree
14 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (21.43%) Cisco
14 6 (21.43%) vSphere
15 5 (17.86%) SaaS
15 5 (17.86%) PaaS
15 5 (17.86%) IaaS
15 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2003

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

Application Platforms
1 14 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.57%) Apache
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (67.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (75.00%) Office 365
2 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (17.86%) IaaS
3 5 (17.86%) PaaS
3 5 (17.86%) SaaS
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.57%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 22 (78.57%) SAN
2 4 (14.29%) LAN
3 3 (10.71%) Firewall
4 2 (7.14%) ADSL
4 2 (7.14%) DHCP
4 2 (7.14%) DNS
4 2 (7.14%) VoIP
4 2 (7.14%) WAN
5 1 (3.57%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.57%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (3.57%) VLAN
5 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Consultant
1 13 (46.43%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 7 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Project Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Technical Support
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 25 (89.29%) Windows
2 21 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (25.00%) Linux
3 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
6 3 (10.71%) Unix
7 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (7.14%) ITIL
2 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
3 1 (3.57%) Change Management
3 1 (3.57%) Competitive Intelligence
3 1 (3.57%) Conceptual Models
3 1 (3.57%) High Availability
3 1 (3.57%) Migration
3 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
3 1 (3.57%) Service Management
3 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (3.57%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (96.43%) MCSE
1 27 (96.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (64.29%) CCA
2 18 (64.29%) Citrix Certification
3 9 (32.14%) CCNA
3 9 (32.14%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (21.43%) Degree
5 3 (10.71%) RHCE
6 1 (3.57%) CCNP
6 1 (3.57%) MCSA
6 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 28 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 20 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (46.43%) XenApp
4 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
5 6 (21.43%) vSphere
6 1 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (46.43%) Citrix
4 6 (21.43%) Cisco
5 4 (14.29%) Dell
6 2 (7.14%) Veeam
7 1 (3.57%) HP
7 1 (3.57%) Meraki
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