The table below looks at the statistics for VCP5 in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCP5 over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank 866 873 874
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 57 88 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.082% 0.082%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.21% 0.30% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 53 61 92
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £36,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
26658 29470 32315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.13% 27.51% 27.46%
Number of salaries quoted 21477 23123 25954
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £65,050 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VCP5
Jobs Demand Trend

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

VCP5 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VCP5
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VCP5 within the UK.

VCP5 Salary Trend in the UK

VCP5
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VCP5 over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 within the UK.

VCP5 Salary Histogram in the UK

VCP5
Top 27 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VCP5 within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +8 57 £55,000 +12.82% 6
London +22 37 £56,250 +26.40% 4
South East +23 10 £52,500 +11.70% 1
East Midlands +14 6 £35,000 -26.31%
Grimsby - 6 £35,000 -
Lincolnshire - 6 £35,000 -
Berkshire +15 5 £53,750 +22.15% 1
Twickenham - 5 £62,500 -
City of London +68 4 £56,250 +50.00% 1
Hampshire +12 3 £43,500 -13.00%
Slough - 3 - -
Surrey +12 2 £52,500 -
Winchester - 2 £43,000 -
Reading - 2 £53,750 - 1
East of England +15 1 £65,000 +18.18%
South West 0 1 £67,500 +35.00%
Bedford -4 1 £65,000 +18.18%
Bedfordshire -5 1 £65,000 +18.18%
West Midlands -11 1 £45,000 -
Farnborough - 1 £45,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 £45,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 - 1
North Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 -
Bristol - 1 £67,500 -
Godalming - 1 £52,500 -
Harrogate - 1 £50,000 -
Malvern - 1 £45,000 -

VCP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing VCP5 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 VCP5.

1 123 (93.89%) VMware
1 123 (93.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 87 (66.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 84 (64.12%) Windows
4 70 (53.44%) Active Directory
5 69 (52.67%) Windows Server
6 62 (47.33%) Microsoft
7 60 (45.80%) Cisco
8 56 (42.75%) Windows Server 2008
9 54 (41.22%) vSphere
10 50 (38.17%) Windows Server 2012
10 50 (38.17%) SAN
11 47 (35.88%) Microsoft Certification
12 42 (32.06%) MS Excel
12 42 (32.06%) Data Centre
13 37 (28.24%) MS Exchange
14 36 (27.48%) HP
15 34 (25.95%) Windows Server 2003
16 33 (25.19%) CheckPoint
16 33 (25.19%) DHCP
16 33 (25.19%) DNS
17 32 (24.43%) EMC
18 31 (23.66%) NetApp
18 31 (23.66%) MCSA
18 31 (23.66%) Presales
19 27 (20.61%) Juniper
19 27 (20.61%) VMware ESX
20 26 (19.85%) Dell
20 26 (19.85%) MCSE
20 26 (19.85%) SCCM

VCP5
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 37 (28.24%) MS Exchange
2 19 (14.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (10.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (9.16%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (5.34%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (5.34%) SharePoint
6 5 (3.82%) Skype for Business
7 4 (3.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2000
7 4 (3.05%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (3.05%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 42 (32.06%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.11%) MS Office
3 2 (1.53%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 16 (12.21%) Office 365
2 11 (8.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (5.34%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 50 (38.17%) SAN
2 33 (25.19%) DHCP
2 33 (25.19%) DNS
3 25 (19.08%) Cisco ASA
4 23 (17.56%) Firewall
5 21 (16.03%) NAS
5 21 (16.03%) WAN
6 19 (14.50%) LAN
7 13 (9.92%) TCP/IP
8 9 (6.87%) BGP
8 9 (6.87%) Network Security
9 8 (6.11%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (3.82%) Internet
10 5 (3.82%) MPLS
11 4 (3.05%) iSCSI
12 3 (2.29%) Unified Communications
13 1 (0.76%) Fibre Channel
13 1 (0.76%) NetScaler
13 1 (0.76%) VPLS
13 1 (0.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (16.79%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (8.40%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.53%) Oracle Database
General
1 18 (13.74%) Finance
2 8 (6.11%) Retail
3 6 (4.58%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.82%) Banking
5 2 (1.53%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 33 (25.19%) Analyst
2 26 (19.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 18 (13.74%) Technical Analyst
3 18 (13.74%) VMware Engineer
4 17 (12.98%) Support Analyst
4 17 (12.98%) Technical Support
5 15 (11.45%) Technical Support Analyst
6 13 (9.92%) Architect
7 11 (8.40%) Storage Analyst
8 10 (7.63%) Senior VMware Engineer
9 9 (6.87%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
9 9 (6.87%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 9 (6.87%) Infrastructure Support
10 8 (6.11%) Consultant
10 8 (6.11%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (5.34%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 7 (5.34%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 7 (5.34%) Support Engineer
11 7 (5.34%) Systems Engineer
12 6 (4.58%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 42 (32.06%) Data Centre
2 18 (13.74%) EMC VNX
3 17 (12.98%) EMC VMAX
4 12 (9.16%) EMC VNXe
5 7 (5.34%) FlexPod
6 6 (4.58%) Management Information System
7 5 (3.82%) Clustering
7 5 (3.82%) Driving Licence
7 5 (3.82%) Fat Client
7 5 (3.82%) FMCG
7 5 (3.82%) Hedge funds
7 5 (3.82%) HP Storage
7 5 (3.82%) Thin Client
7 5 (3.82%) VCE vBlock
8 4 (3.05%) Computer Science
8 4 (3.05%) EqualLogic
8 4 (3.05%) SCADA
9 2 (1.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.53%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 84 (64.12%) Windows
2 69 (52.67%) Windows Server
3 56 (42.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 50 (38.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 34 (25.95%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (7.63%) Data ONTAP
6 10 (7.63%) Linux
7 4 (3.05%) Unix
7 4 (3.05%) Windows 2000
8 2 (1.53%) CentOS
8 2 (1.53%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.53%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (23.66%) Presales
2 22 (16.79%) ITIL
3 21 (16.03%) Investment Management
4 14 (10.69%) Capacity Management
5 10 (7.63%) Project Management
5 10 (7.63%) Service Delivery
6 9 (6.87%) ITIL V3
6 9 (6.87%) Migration
7 8 (6.11%) Asset Management
7 8 (6.11%) Benchmarking
7 8 (6.11%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (6.11%) Customer Engagement
7 8 (6.11%) Storage Virtualisation
8 6 (4.58%) Mentoring
8 6 (4.58%) Server Building
8 6 (4.58%) Time Management
8 6 (4.58%) TOGAF
9 5 (3.82%) BCP
9 5 (3.82%) Business Continuity
9 5 (3.82%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (11.45%) PowerShell
2 12 (9.16%) C
3 2 (1.53%) SQL
4 1 (0.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 123 (93.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 47 (35.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (23.66%) MCSA
4 26 (19.85%) MCSE
5 24 (18.32%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (16.79%) CCNA
7 18 (13.74%) NCDA
8 16 (12.21%) NCIE
8 16 (12.21%) VCP6
9 15 (11.45%) MCITP
10 10 (7.63%) Degree
11 9 (6.87%) CCDA
12 8 (6.11%) RHCSA
13 7 (5.34%) VCP4
14 6 (4.58%) SC Cleared
14 6 (4.58%) Security Cleared
15 5 (3.82%) HP AIS
15 5 (3.82%) HP ASE
15 5 (3.82%) HPE ATP
16 4 (3.05%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.58%) SLA
2 2 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 87 (66.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 70 (53.44%) Active Directory
3 54 (41.22%) vSphere
4 27 (20.61%) VMware ESX
5 24 (18.32%) Hyper-V
6 14 (10.69%) VMware ESXi
7 11 (8.40%) XenApp
8 7 (5.34%) vCloud
9 5 (3.82%) Terminal Services
10 4 (3.05%) Firmware
10 4 (3.05%) Forefront TMG
10 4 (3.05%) UAG
11 3 (2.29%) Xen
12 1 (0.76%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 1 (0.76%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 26 (19.85%) SCCM
2 15 (11.45%) SCOM
3 9 (6.87%) SCOrch
4 5 (3.82%) Simpana
4 5 (3.82%) vRealize
5 4 (3.05%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (3.05%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (3.05%) SCVMM
5 4 (3.05%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (3.05%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (2.29%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.76%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.76%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.76%) EMC VPLEX
7 1 (0.76%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.76%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 123 (93.89%) VMware
2 62 (47.33%) Microsoft
3 60 (45.80%) Cisco
4 36 (27.48%) HP
5 33 (25.19%) CheckPoint
6 32 (24.43%) EMC
7 31 (23.66%) NetApp
8 27 (20.61%) Juniper
9 26 (19.85%) Dell
10 17 (12.98%) Citrix
11 13 (9.92%) CommVault
12 11 (8.40%) 3PAR
12 11 (8.40%) IBM
12 11 (8.40%) Veeam
13 10 (7.63%) Dell Compellent
14 9 (6.87%) Fortinet
15 8 (6.11%) Nimble Storage
16 7 (5.34%) Red Hat
17 5 (3.82%) Intel Security
17 5 (3.82%) Symantec
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