The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised for the England 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 401 430 364
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -66
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 650 611 680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.64% 0.56% 0.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.35% 2.06% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 578 514 595
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £31,500 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.38% -6.66%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
27700 29685 27680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.09% 27.15% 27.20%
Number of salaries quoted 22226 23429 22563
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £66,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in England

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in England

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in England

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Histogram in England

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 31 July 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 East +57 210 £42,500 -5.55% 14
London +25 188 £50,000 - 26
East of England -4 66 £45,000 +5.88% 7
South West +16 62 £40,000 +14.28% 6
North West -3 43 £35,000 -12.50% 5
West Midlands -30 40 £37,500 -3.84% 3
Yorkshire -40 36 £42,500 +1.19% 3
East Midlands -39 8 £37,500 -9.63% 3
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VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 1339 (100.00%) VMware
2 977 (72.96%) Windows
3 907 (67.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 760 (56.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 732 (54.67%) Microsoft
6 610 (45.56%) MCSE
7 585 (43.69%) Active Directory
8 564 (42.12%) Citrix
9 507 (37.86%) SAN
10 486 (36.30%) Cisco
11 477 (35.62%) Windows Server 2008
12 453 (33.83%) MS Exchange
13 450 (33.61%) vSphere
14 417 (31.14%) ITIL
15 390 (29.13%) Cisco Certification
16 370 (27.63%) Windows Server 2012
17 362 (27.04%) HP
18 346 (25.84%) CCNA
19 316 (23.60%) Hyper-V
20 311 (23.23%) MCSA
21 304 (22.70%) MS Excel
22 297 (22.18%) MCITP
23 267 (19.94%) Firewall
24 256 (19.12%) Citrix Certification
25 247 (18.45%) Linux
26 241 (18.00%) NetApp
27 238 (17.77%) CCA
28 236 (17.63%) SQL Server
28 236 (17.63%) XenApp
29 235 (17.55%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the England 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
1 453 (33.83%) MS Exchange
2 218 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 130 (9.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 126 (9.41%) Exchange Server 2007
5 120 (8.96%) SharePoint
6 103 (7.69%) IIS
7 82 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2003
8 79 (5.90%) Lync
9 70 (5.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 32 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2000
11 20 (1.49%) Apache
12 18 (1.34%) SharePoint 2010
13 13 (0.97%) SAS
14 12 (0.90%) Office Communications Server
14 12 (0.90%) OpenStack
15 9 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
16 8 (0.60%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
17 6 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
18 4 (0.30%) Tomcat
19 2 (0.15%) nginx
Applications
1 304 (22.70%) MS Excel
2 72 (5.38%) MS Office
3 22 (1.64%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.37%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.30%) Primavera
2 4 (0.30%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.075%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.075%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 80 (5.97%) Office 365
2 54 (4.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (3.36%) Cloud Computing
3 45 (3.36%) IaaS
4 33 (2.46%) SaaS
5 29 (2.17%) PaaS
6 26 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (0.52%) Mimecast
8 6 (0.45%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.22%) Symantec.cloud
10 1 (0.075%) Heroku
10 1 (0.075%) Nimbula
10 1 (0.075%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 507 (37.86%) SAN
2 267 (19.94%) Firewall
3 235 (17.55%) DNS
4 210 (15.68%) TCP/IP
5 176 (13.14%) DHCP
6 154 (11.50%) WAN
7 148 (11.05%) VPN
8 125 (9.34%) LAN
9 111 (8.29%) NAS
10 92 (6.87%) VLAN
11 75 (5.60%) iSCSI
12 69 (5.15%) NetScaler
13 63 (4.71%) VoIP
14 46 (3.44%) Network Security
15 43 (3.21%) SSL
16 42 (3.14%) Fibre Channel
17 34 (2.54%) Wireless
17 34 (2.54%) Internet
18 32 (2.39%) IPsec
19 28 (2.09%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 236 (17.63%) SQL Server
2 61 (4.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (1.87%) SQL Server 2005
3 25 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
4 24 (1.79%) Oracle Database
5 22 (1.64%) SQL Server 2000
6 15 (1.12%) MySQL
6 15 (1.12%) Oracle Database 10g
6 15 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
7 13 (0.97%) Relational Database
8 12 (0.90%) DB2
9 5 (0.37%) Informix
9 5 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (0.37%) RDBMS
10 4 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (0.30%) MS Access
11 3 (0.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.15%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.075%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.075%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (0.22%) MSI
1 3 (0.22%) AdminStudio
General
1 161 (12.02%) Finance
2 46 (3.44%) Legal
3 31 (2.32%) Advertising
4 29 (2.17%) Banking
5 27 (2.02%) Retail
5 27 (2.02%) Telecoms
6 17 (1.27%) Law
6 17 (1.27%) Back Office
7 15 (1.12%) Billing
8 10 (0.75%) Marketing
9 9 (0.67%) Investment Banking
9 9 (0.67%) Publishing
9 9 (0.67%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.30%) Electronics
11 3 (0.22%) Local Government
12 2 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.15%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.15%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.075%) Games
13 1 (0.075%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 240 (17.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 209 (15.61%) Consultant
3 130 (9.71%) Analyst
4 123 (9.19%) Architect
5 117 (8.74%) Support Engineer
6 81 (6.05%) Administrator
7 80 (5.97%) Systems Engineer
8 75 (5.60%) 3rd Line Support
9 73 (5.45%) Systems Administrator
10 66 (4.93%) Technical Architect
11 58 (4.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
12 51 (3.81%) Support Analyst
13 47 (3.51%) VMware Engineer
14 46 (3.44%) Server Engineer
15 42 (3.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
16 34 (2.54%) Project Engineer
16 34 (2.54%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
17 33 (2.46%) Virtualisation Consultant
17 33 (2.46%) Senior Systems Engineer
17 33 (2.46%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (1.12%) Software Packaging
2 14 (1.05%) Web Services
3 6 (0.45%) XML
3 6 (0.45%) XSLT
3 6 (0.45%) Application Packaging
4 5 (0.37%) X-Windows
4 5 (0.37%) SAP Basis
4 5 (0.37%) Flash
5 4 (0.30%) COM
5 4 (0.30%) ODBC
6 3 (0.22%) .NET
6 3 (0.22%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (0.15%) Middleware
8 1 (0.075%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (0.075%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 219 (16.36%) Data Centre
2 142 (10.60%) Clustering
3 82 (6.12%) Replication
4 75 (5.60%) Analytical Skills
5 52 (3.88%) Private Cloud
5 52 (3.88%) Management Information System
6 51 (3.81%) Computer Science
7 48 (3.58%) Fat Client
7 48 (3.58%) Thin Client
8 46 (3.44%) Blackberry
9 43 (3.21%) EqualLogic
10 36 (2.69%) EMC VNX
11 32 (2.39%) FlexPod
12 29 (2.17%) HP Storage
13 16 (1.19%) iSeries
13 16 (1.19%) N-Tier
14 15 (1.12%) Enterprise Storage
14 15 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
14 15 (1.12%) BYOD
15 14 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 977 (72.96%) Windows
2 477 (35.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 370 (27.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 247 (18.45%) Linux
5 217 (16.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 104 (7.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 67 (5.00%) Windows 7
8 59 (4.41%) Windows XP
9 51 (3.81%) Windows Vista
10 46 (3.44%) UNIX
11 41 (3.06%) Windows 8
12 38 (2.84%) CentOS
13 25 (1.87%) Data ONTAP
14 22 (1.64%) Debian
15 21 (1.57%) Solaris
16 17 (1.27%) VMS
17 14 (1.05%) AIX
18 13 (0.97%) Windows 2000 Server
19 8 (0.60%) Mac OS X
20 3 (0.22%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 417 (31.14%) ITIL
2 134 (10.01%) Disaster Recovery
3 122 (9.11%) Migration
4 121 (9.04%) Project Management
5 84 (6.27%) Mentoring
6 71 (5.30%) Change Management
7 68 (5.08%) Service Delivery
8 55 (4.11%) Time Management
9 52 (3.88%) Business Continuity
10 49 (3.66%) Load Balancing
11 47 (3.51%) Incident Management
12 44 (3.29%) Capacity Management
13 43 (3.21%) Problem Management
14 40 (2.99%) Server Building
15 35 (2.61%) Patch Management
15 35 (2.61%) Change Control
16 34 (2.54%) Configuration Management
17 30 (2.24%) ITIL V3
18 29 (2.17%) Root Cause Analysis
19 28 (2.09%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 195 (14.56%) SQL
2 122 (9.11%) PowerShell
3 35 (2.61%) VBScript
4 23 (1.72%) Bash Shell
5 16 (1.19%) Perl
6 15 (1.12%) C
6 15 (1.12%) VB
7 12 (0.90%) PHP
8 11 (0.82%) Python
9 8 (0.60%) VBA
9 8 (0.60%) Java
10 7 (0.52%) T-SQL
11 6 (0.45%) C++
11 6 (0.45%) Shell Script
11 6 (0.45%) Ruby
11 6 (0.45%) Bourne shell
12 2 (0.15%) C#
Qualifications
1 760 (56.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 610 (45.56%) MCSE
3 390 (29.13%) Cisco Certification
4 346 (25.84%) CCNA
5 311 (23.23%) MCSA
6 297 (22.18%) MCITP
7 256 (19.12%) Citrix Certification
8 238 (17.77%) CCA
9 208 (15.53%) MCP
10 161 (12.02%) VCP5
11 148 (11.05%) CCNP
12 126 (9.41%) Degree
13 115 (8.59%) Security Cleared
14 70 (5.23%) SC Cleared
15 63 (4.71%) NCDA
15 63 (4.71%) VCAP
16 50 (3.73%) MCTS
17 49 (3.66%) CCEE
18 46 (3.44%) CCEA
19 43 (3.21%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (5.75%) SLA
2 22 (1.64%) PCI DSS
3 17 (1.27%) COBIT
4 9 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 907 (67.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 585 (43.69%) Active Directory
3 450 (33.61%) vSphere
4 316 (23.60%) Hyper-V
5 236 (17.63%) XenApp
6 143 (10.68%) VMware ESX
7 139 (10.38%) vCloud
8 123 (9.19%) XenDesktop
9 103 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
10 75 (5.60%) Terminal Services
11 59 (4.41%) XenServer
12 39 (2.91%) Microsoft App-V
13 33 (2.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 28 (2.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 21 (1.57%) ISA Server
16 19 (1.42%) Firmware
16 19 (1.42%) Terminal Server
17 16 (1.19%) Forefront TMG
17 16 (1.19%) UAG
18 15 (1.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 123 (9.19%) SCCM
2 110 (8.22%) Backup Exec
3 53 (3.96%) NetBackup
4 51 (3.81%) SCOM
5 47 (3.51%) Norton AntiVirus
6 36 (2.69%) Opscode Chef
7 33 (2.46%) WSUS
8 31 (2.32%) Puppet
9 21 (1.57%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 18 (1.34%) ARCserve
11 14 (1.05%) HP Data Protector
11 14 (1.05%) vMotion
12 13 (0.97%) CFEngine
12 13 (0.97%) EMC NetWorker
13 9 (0.67%) SCVMM
13 9 (0.67%) Ansible
14 8 (0.60%) Zenoss
14 8 (0.60%) WhatsUp Gold
15 7 (0.52%) XenMobile
16 6 (0.45%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 1339 (100.00%) VMware
2 732 (54.67%) Microsoft
3 564 (42.12%) Citrix
4 486 (36.30%) Cisco
5 362 (27.04%) HP
6 241 (18.00%) NetApp
7 168 (12.55%) EMC
8 126 (9.41%) Symantec
9 124 (9.26%) Red Hat
10 120 (8.96%) Dell
11 104 (7.77%) Veeam
12 83 (6.20%) IBM
13 73 (5.45%) 3PAR
14 70 (5.23%) Oracle
15 61 (4.56%) Juniper
16 42 (3.14%) Intel
17 38 (2.84%) CommVault
18 37 (2.76%) AppSense
19 35 (2.61%) CheckPoint
20 33 (2.46%) Avaya
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Over Time + 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45 000 - £65 000 (+ superb package!!!)
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Godalming, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 6K Car All + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mercator IT Solutions
Salary: £Market+Bonus+Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Kelway Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum £45,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bens + Bonus + Options
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benfits & training & car
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £22,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Woodford Green, Essex
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago