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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
UK
Rank 818 868 858
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -10
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 23 71 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.070% 0.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% 0.25% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 16 55 87
Median salary £45,000 £46,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.74% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
20508 28468 29361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 24.73% 27.89% 27.53%
Number of salaries quoted 16188 22776 23324
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 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 25 February 2017 within the UK.

VCP5 Salary Histogram in the UK

VCP5
Top 15 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 25 February 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 +53 20 £45,000 -1.09% 3
London +76 10 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Berkshire +52 3 £60,000 +15.38% 1
South East +37 3 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Yorkshire +32 3 £38,500 -33.04%
North West - 3 £42,500 - 1
West Yorkshire - 3 £38,500 -
Leeds - 3 £38,500 -
Manchester - 2 £42,500 -
Reading +44 1 £45,000 -13.46%
Worcestershire - 1 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
Malvern - 1 £45,000 -
City of London - 1 £65,000 - 1
Maidenhead - 1 £60,000 - 1

VCP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 46 (85.19%) VMware
1 46 (85.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 40 (74.07%) Cisco
3 35 (64.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 34 (62.96%) Windows
5 33 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
6 31 (57.41%) Microsoft
7 30 (55.56%) CCNA
8 29 (53.70%) Microsoft Certification
9 27 (50.00%) vSphere
10 25 (46.30%) Data Centre
11 24 (44.44%) MCSA
11 24 (44.44%) MCP
12 22 (40.74%) ITIL
12 22 (40.74%) WAN
13 21 (38.89%) Citrix
14 20 (37.04%) Active Directory
14 20 (37.04%) VPN
15 19 (35.19%) LAN
15 19 (35.19%) SCCM
15 19 (35.19%) VLAN
15 19 (35.19%) XenApp
15 19 (35.19%) VCP6
16 18 (33.33%) Hyper-V
17 17 (31.48%) Windows 7
17 17 (31.48%) Microsoft Azure
17 17 (31.48%) MS Exchange
18 16 (29.63%) CCA
18 16 (29.63%) Citrix Certification
18 16 (29.63%) Wireless

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 17 (31.48%) MS Exchange
2 16 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2013
2 16 (29.63%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.85%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (22.22%) MS Office
2 9 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (31.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (22.22%) Office 365
3 8 (14.81%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 22 (40.74%) WAN
2 20 (37.04%) VPN
3 19 (35.19%) LAN
3 19 (35.19%) VLAN
4 16 (29.63%) Skype
4 16 (29.63%) Wireless
5 14 (25.93%) Firewall
5 14 (25.93%) SAN
6 8 (14.81%) Network Security
7 5 (9.26%) iSCSI
8 3 (5.56%) DHCP
8 3 (5.56%) DNS
8 3 (5.56%) TCP/IP
9 2 (3.70%) PPP
10 1 (1.85%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (1.85%) Internet
10 1 (1.85%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (18.52%) Telecoms
2 8 (14.81%) Manufacturing
3 7 (12.96%) Billing
4 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (25.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (24.07%) Support Engineer
3 10 (18.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 8 (14.81%) Analyst
4 8 (14.81%) Data Centre Engineer
5 7 (12.96%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (12.96%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 6 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (11.11%) Service Desk Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Citrix Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Citrix Specialist
7 4 (7.41%) Consultant
7 4 (7.41%) Data Centre Specialist
7 4 (7.41%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) Software Support Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Storage Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) Virtualisation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 25 (46.30%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.11%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (5.56%) Driving Licence
4 3 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (5.56%) Fat Client
4 3 (5.56%) GPGPU
4 3 (5.56%) iSeries
4 3 (5.56%) Thin Client
5 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.70%) EMC VNX
5 2 (3.70%) Robotics
6 1 (1.85%) Clustering
6 1 (1.85%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.85%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 34 (62.96%) Windows
2 17 (31.48%) Windows 7
3 14 (25.93%) Windows Server
4 9 (16.67%) Linux
5 6 (11.11%) Unix
6 3 (5.56%) CentOS
6 3 (5.56%) Debian
6 3 (5.56%) Ubuntu
7 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.74%) ITIL
2 11 (20.37%) Data Protection
3 4 (7.41%) Presales
4 3 (5.56%) BCP
4 3 (5.56%) Biology
4 3 (5.56%) Business Continuity
4 3 (5.56%) Business Continuity Planning
4 3 (5.56%) Data Encryption
4 3 (5.56%) Data Management
4 3 (5.56%) Data Security
4 3 (5.56%) DDoS Mitigation
4 3 (5.56%) High Availability
4 3 (5.56%) Information Management
4 3 (5.56%) TOGAF
5 2 (3.70%) ITSM
5 2 (3.70%) Project Management
5 2 (3.70%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.85%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.85%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.52%) SQL
2 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 46 (85.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 33 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (55.56%) CCNA
4 29 (53.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 24 (44.44%) MCP
5 24 (44.44%) MCSA
6 19 (35.19%) VCP6
7 16 (29.63%) CCA
7 16 (29.63%) Citrix Certification
8 11 (20.37%) CCNP
9 10 (18.52%) Degree
10 8 (14.81%) CCSA
11 7 (12.96%) MCSE
12 3 (5.56%) CCDP
12 3 (5.56%) CCIE
12 3 (5.56%) CCMSE
12 3 (5.56%) CCSE
12 3 (5.56%) CCSM
12 3 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (5.56%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.81%) PMO
1 8 (14.81%) QA
2 2 (3.70%) SLA
3 1 (1.85%) GCP
System Software
1 35 (64.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (50.00%) vSphere
3 20 (37.04%) Active Directory
4 19 (35.19%) XenApp
5 18 (33.33%) Hyper-V
6 16 (29.63%) XenDesktop
7 3 (5.56%) GPFS
7 3 (5.56%) vCloud
8 2 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.85%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (1.85%) NFS
9 1 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.85%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (35.19%) SCCM
2 3 (5.56%) Backup Exec
2 3 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (3.70%) NetBackup
3 2 (3.70%) ThinApp
4 1 (1.85%) Ansible
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.85%) PowerCLI
4 1 (1.85%) Puppet
4 1 (1.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 46 (85.19%) VMware
2 40 (74.07%) Cisco
3 31 (57.41%) Microsoft
4 21 (38.89%) Citrix
5 14 (25.93%) CheckPoint
5 14 (25.93%) NetApp
6 11 (20.37%) EMC
7 10 (18.52%) Dell
8 8 (14.81%) F5
8 8 (14.81%) IBM
8 8 (14.81%) Juniper
8 8 (14.81%) Red Hat
9 3 (5.56%) Riverbed
10 2 (3.70%) Blue Prism
10 2 (3.70%) HP
11 1 (1.85%) 3PAR
11 1 (1.85%) Brocade
11 1 (1.85%) EqualLogic
11 1 (1.85%) Veeam
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + pension
Posted: 9 days ago
North West England
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago