The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England / South East
Rank 325 329 290
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -39
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 64 126 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.44% 0.65% 0.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.51% 2.07% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 56 115 121
Median salary £40,000 £45,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.08% +5.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -

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

Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
4225 6076 6774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.75% 31.20% 32.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3388 4931 5159
Median salary £45,000 £46,400 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.01% +9.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in the South East

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in the South East

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the South East region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Histogram in the South East

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Locations in the South East

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 East region over the 3 months to 21 January 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
Hampshire +6 28 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Berkshire +32 20 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Oxfordshire +28 8 £32,500 -29.34% 2
Surrey +14 6 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Buckinghamshire +18 1 £52,500 +40.00%
West Sussex +9 1 £30,000 -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 East region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 213 (100.00%) VMware
2 159 (74.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 154 (72.30%) Windows
4 141 (66.20%) Microsoft
5 119 (55.87%) Microsoft Certification
6 112 (52.58%) Active Directory
7 99 (46.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 98 (46.01%) MCSE
9 95 (44.60%) Linux
10 89 (41.78%) SAN
11 81 (38.03%) Cisco
12 80 (37.56%) ITIL
13 76 (35.68%) Cisco Certification
14 74 (34.74%) CCNA
15 69 (32.39%) vSphere
16 68 (31.92%) Citrix
17 67 (31.46%) MS Excel
18 65 (30.52%) Windows Server
19 64 (30.05%) Exchange Server 2013
20 62 (29.11%) Hyper-V
21 61 (28.64%) MS Exchange
22 60 (28.17%) Office 365
23 56 (26.29%) Red Hat
24 52 (24.41%) XenApp
25 51 (23.94%) Firewall
26 47 (22.07%) MCSA
27 45 (21.13%) DNS
27 45 (21.13%) MCITP
28 44 (20.66%) Windows Server 2008
29 43 (20.19%) Citrix Certification

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 64 (30.05%) Exchange Server 2013
2 61 (28.64%) MS Exchange
3 28 (13.15%) IIS
4 24 (11.27%) SharePoint
5 21 (9.86%) Apache
6 19 (8.92%) Exchange Server 2010
6 19 (8.92%) nginx
7 16 (7.51%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (2.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (2.35%) CMS
9 4 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.94%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.47%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 67 (31.46%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.63%) MS Office
3 8 (3.76%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.35%) Magento
2 2 (0.94%) Maximo
3 1 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 60 (28.17%) Office 365
2 11 (5.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (4.69%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 89 (41.78%) SAN
2 51 (23.94%) Firewall
3 45 (21.13%) DNS
4 41 (19.25%) TCP/IP
5 36 (16.90%) WAN
6 35 (16.43%) DHCP
6 35 (16.43%) LAN
7 19 (8.92%) VPN
8 15 (7.04%) NAS
9 13 (6.10%) Internet
10 12 (5.63%) Wireless
11 11 (5.16%) FTP
11 11 (5.16%) SSH
12 10 (4.69%) VLAN
13 9 (4.23%) FCoE
14 8 (3.76%) SMTP
14 8 (3.76%) Telnet
15 6 (2.82%) Intranet
15 6 (2.82%) VoIP
16 5 (2.35%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (19.72%) SQL Server
2 21 (9.86%) MySQL
3 10 (4.69%) InterSystems Cache
3 10 (4.69%) NoSQL
3 10 (4.69%) Redis
4 6 (2.82%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (1.88%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (2.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.47%) Jenkins
General
1 32 (15.02%) Finance
2 10 (4.69%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.76%) French Language
4 6 (2.82%) Legal
5 4 (1.88%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (1.88%) Retail
6 1 (0.47%) Advertising
6 1 (0.47%) Law
6 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 76 (35.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 43 (20.19%) Support Engineer
3 34 (15.96%) VMware Engineer
4 33 (15.49%) Consultant
5 27 (12.68%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 26 (12.21%) Linux Engineer
7 25 (11.74%) Infrastructure Support
8 24 (11.27%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 21 (9.86%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 19 (8.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 17 (7.98%) Systems Engineer
12 16 (7.51%) Architect
13 14 (6.57%) Linux Systems Engineer
13 14 (6.57%) Technical Architect
14 13 (6.10%) Administrator
15 12 (5.63%) Cloud Architect
15 12 (5.63%) Systems Administrator
16 11 (5.16%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 11 (5.16%) Cloud Engineer
16 11 (5.16%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (9.39%) LAMP
2 18 (8.45%) LEMP Stack
3 5 (2.35%) XML
3 5 (2.35%) XSLT
4 1 (0.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 38 (17.84%) Data Centre
2 35 (16.43%) Clustering
3 25 (11.74%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (7.04%) Replication
5 13 (6.10%) EMC VNX
6 9 (4.23%) Statistics
7 8 (3.76%) N-Tier
8 5 (2.35%) Computer Science
8 5 (2.35%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.35%) PKI
9 4 (1.88%) Cryptography
9 4 (1.88%) FMCG
9 4 (1.88%) Virtual Team
9 4 (1.88%) Visualisation
10 3 (1.41%) EMC VMAX
10 3 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (1.41%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.47%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 154 (72.30%) Windows
2 99 (46.48%) Windows Server 2012
3 95 (44.60%) Linux
4 65 (30.52%) Windows Server
5 44 (20.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 35 (16.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (8.45%) CentOS
7 18 (8.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (7.51%) Windows 7
9 8 (3.76%) Fedora
10 7 (3.29%) Windows 10
11 5 (2.35%) SUSE
12 4 (1.88%) Unix
12 4 (1.88%) Windows 8
12 4 (1.88%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.94%) Solaris
13 2 (0.94%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.94%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.94%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.47%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (37.56%) ITIL
2 32 (15.02%) Load Balancing
3 20 (9.39%) Project Management
4 18 (8.45%) Presales
5 14 (6.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (6.57%) Project Planning
5 14 (6.57%) Server Patching
5 14 (6.57%) Validation
6 10 (4.69%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (4.69%) E-Commerce
7 9 (4.23%) Change Control
7 9 (4.23%) DevOps
7 9 (4.23%) Migration
8 8 (3.76%) Problem Management
8 8 (3.76%) SOA
9 6 (2.82%) Application Packaging
9 6 (2.82%) Data Protection
9 6 (2.82%) Mentoring
9 6 (2.82%) Server Building
9 6 (2.82%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (15.96%) SQL
2 31 (14.55%) PowerShell
3 18 (8.45%) Bash Shell
3 18 (8.45%) PHP
4 10 (4.69%) VBScript
5 6 (2.82%) Python
6 5 (2.35%) Perl
7 1 (0.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 119 (55.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 98 (46.01%) MCSE
3 76 (35.68%) Cisco Certification
4 74 (34.74%) CCNA
5 47 (22.07%) MCSA
6 45 (21.13%) MCITP
7 43 (20.19%) Citrix Certification
8 40 (18.78%) CCA
9 28 (13.15%) RHCSA
10 23 (10.80%) CCNP
11 21 (9.86%) MCP
12 20 (9.39%) RHCE
13 16 (7.51%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
14 14 (6.57%) RHCA
14 14 (6.57%) Security Cleared
15 13 (6.10%) SC Cleared
16 10 (4.69%) VCAP
17 6 (2.82%) Degree
17 6 (2.82%) MCTS
18 4 (1.88%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.16%) SLA
2 9 (4.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (3.76%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 159 (74.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 112 (52.58%) Active Directory
3 69 (32.39%) vSphere
4 62 (29.11%) Hyper-V
5 52 (24.41%) XenApp
6 27 (12.68%) VMware ESXi
7 25 (11.74%) Terminal Services
8 23 (10.80%) vCloud
9 21 (9.86%) VMware ESX
10 18 (8.45%) NFS
11 16 (7.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 16 (7.51%) Virtual Servers
12 14 (6.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 11 (5.16%) Virtual Desktop
14 10 (4.69%) Varnish
15 8 (3.76%) Postfix
15 8 (3.76%) Sendmail
16 3 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
17 2 (0.94%) Firmware
17 2 (0.94%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 14 (6.57%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 11 (5.16%) SCCM
3 8 (3.76%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (3.76%) SCOM
4 7 (3.29%) Puppet
5 6 (2.82%) Ansible
6 5 (2.35%) Backup Exec
6 5 (2.35%) NetVault Backup
7 4 (1.88%) vRealize
8 3 (1.41%) NetBackup
8 3 (1.41%) PowerCLI
9 2 (0.94%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.47%) Cisco UCCX
10 1 (0.47%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 213 (100.00%) VMware
2 141 (66.20%) Microsoft
3 81 (38.03%) Cisco
4 68 (31.92%) Citrix
5 56 (26.29%) Red Hat
6 43 (20.19%) HP
7 24 (11.27%) NetApp
8 23 (10.80%) Veeam
9 22 (10.33%) EMC
10 16 (7.51%) Veritas
11 11 (5.16%) SolarWinds
12 10 (4.69%) CommVault
13 8 (3.76%) EqualLogic
14 7 (3.29%) CheckPoint
15 6 (2.82%) Dell Compellent
15 6 (2.82%) IBM
15 6 (2.82%) Oracle
16 5 (2.35%) Juniper
16 5 (2.35%) Meraki
17 4 (1.88%) Dell
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago