The table below looks at the statistics for VCP5 in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCP5 over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
England / South West
Rank - 229 229
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 0 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.18% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.54% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 12
Median salary - £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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 West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1529 1837 1874
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.85% 32.91% 30.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1195 1504 1531
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VCP5
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing VCP5 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

VCP5 Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

VCP5
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VCP5 across the South West region.

VCP5 Salary Trend in the South West