The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for VTSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Technical Sales Professional (VTSP)
UK
Rank 859 961 943
Rank change year-on-year +102 -18  
Permanent jobs citing VTSP 8 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.003% 0.012%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.038% 0.010% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 1
Median salary £32,500 £75,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -56.66% +20.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £29,500 - £62,500

VTSP 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.

Academic & Professional Certification
UK
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 21048 28659 29214
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.78% 27.75% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 16595 22967 22930
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £68,500 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VTSP
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing VTSP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for VTSP in the UK

VTSP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VTSP.

Salary trend for VTSP in the UK

VTSP
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VTSP over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VTSP in the UK

VTSP
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VTSP within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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
England +97 8 £32,500 -56.66%
South East - 6 £29,500 -
Surrey - 4 £24,750 -
London +72 2 £45,000 -40.00%
High Wycombe - 2 £32,500 -
Leatherhead - 2 £22,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £32,500 -
City of London - 1 £55,000 -

VTSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing VTSP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for VTSP.

1 9 (100.00%) MCSE
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) MCSA
3 5 (55.56%) MCP
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) Citrix
4 4 (44.44%) Backup Exec
4 4 (44.44%) Firewall
4 4 (44.44%) MCITP
4 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
4 4 (44.44%) Veeam
4 4 (44.44%) Office 365
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (33.33%) MCTS
5 3 (33.33%) CCENT
5 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (33.33%) Project Management
5 3 (33.33%) CCNA
5 3 (33.33%) A+ Certification
5 3 (33.33%) C
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL
5 3 (33.33%) SLA
6 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange

VTSP
Top Related IT Skills 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 2 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (44.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) Network Security
2 2 (22.22%) SAN
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) IT Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) IT Support
2 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Help Desk Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (22.22%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Service Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Support Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Support
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Support Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement Process
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Presales
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) MCSE
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (77.78%) MCSA
3 5 (55.56%) MCP
4 4 (44.44%) MCITP
5 3 (33.33%) A+ Certification
5 3 (33.33%) CCENT
5 3 (33.33%) CCNA
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (33.33%) MCTS
6 2 (22.22%) CCDA
6 2 (22.22%) Degree
6 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) vCloud
2 2 (22.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Backup Exec
2 2 (22.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Veeam
3 2 (22.22%) Barracuda Networks
3 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 2 (22.22%) Clearswift
3 2 (22.22%) EMC
3 2 (22.22%) Fortinet
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) Kaseya
3 2 (22.22%) NetApp