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 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank 875 887 923
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +36
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 49 89 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.080% 0.066%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.19% 0.29% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 47 60 72
Median salary £55,000 £48,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.82% +14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £36,000 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +25.00%

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
25868 30387 33132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.65% 27.42% 27.47%
Number of salaries quoted 20929 24103 26245
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

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 June 2016 within the UK.

VCP5 Salary Histogram in the UK

VCP5
Top 21 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 June 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
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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 +11 49 £55,000 +10.00% 1
London +28 28 £55,000 +15.78% 1
South East +38 14 £55,000 +4.76%
Surrey +40 9 £55,000 -
Twickenham - 5 £62,500 -
City of London - 5 £55,000 -
East Midlands +11 4 £35,000 -21.34%
Lincolnshire - 4 £35,000 -
Grimsby - 4 £35,000 -
Hampshire +13 3 £43,500 -17.14%
Berkshire +14 2 £55,000 -
West Midlands -18 2 £45,000 -
Malvern - 2 £45,000 -
Winchester - 2 £43,000 -
Worcestershire - 2 £45,000 -
South West -1 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Farnborough - 1 £45,000 -
Reading - 1 £55,000 -
Slough - 1 - -
Cheltenham - 1 - -

VCP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 114 (93.44%) VMware
1 114 (93.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 85 (69.67%) Windows
3 78 (63.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 74 (60.66%) Active Directory
5 72 (59.02%) Cisco
5 72 (59.02%) Windows Server
6 64 (52.46%) Microsoft
7 49 (40.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 49 (40.16%) vSphere
8 44 (36.07%) HP
9 43 (35.25%) SAN
10 40 (32.79%) Windows Server 2012
11 37 (30.33%) MS Excel
12 36 (29.51%) Microsoft Certification
13 35 (28.69%) CheckPoint
14 34 (27.87%) DNS
15 33 (27.05%) DHCP
16 32 (26.23%) Windows Server 2003
17 30 (24.59%) Data Centre
18 29 (23.77%) Juniper
19 28 (22.95%) SCCM
20 27 (22.13%) Cisco ASA
20 27 (22.13%) Office 365
20 27 (22.13%) NetApp
20 27 (22.13%) Dell
21 26 (21.31%) EMC
21 26 (21.31%) MS Exchange
21 26 (21.31%) SQL Server
21 26 (21.31%) VCP6

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 26 (21.31%) MS Exchange
2 15 (12.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (7.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (4.92%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2000
5 4 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (3.28%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (3.28%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (3.28%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 37 (30.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.74%) MS Office
3 3 (2.46%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 27 (22.13%) Office 365
2 11 (9.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (5.74%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (4.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 43 (35.25%) SAN
2 34 (27.87%) DNS
3 33 (27.05%) DHCP
4 27 (22.13%) Cisco ASA
5 19 (15.57%) Firewall
6 16 (13.11%) WAN
7 15 (12.30%) NAS
8 14 (11.48%) LAN
8 14 (11.48%) TCP/IP
9 8 (6.56%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (4.10%) Internet
10 5 (4.10%) MPLS
11 4 (3.28%) BGP
11 4 (3.28%) iSCSI
11 4 (3.28%) Network Security
12 1 (0.82%) NetScaler
12 1 (0.82%) PPP
12 1 (0.82%) Unified Communications
12 1 (0.82%) VPLS
12 1 (0.82%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (21.31%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.48%) Oracle Database
3 9 (7.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (4.92%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 12 (9.84%) Finance
2 10 (8.20%) Retail
3 6 (4.92%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.10%) Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (35.25%) Analyst
2 24 (19.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 20 (16.39%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 19 (15.57%) Support Analyst
4 19 (15.57%) Technical Analyst
5 18 (14.75%) Technical Support
6 16 (13.11%) Technical Support Analyst
6 16 (13.11%) VMware Engineer
7 12 (9.84%) Architect
8 10 (8.20%) Infrastructure Support
9 8 (6.56%) Senior VMware Engineer
9 8 (6.56%) Solutions Architect
9 8 (6.56%) Support Engineer
10 7 (5.74%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 7 (5.74%) Storage Analyst
11 6 (4.92%) Storage Architect
11 6 (4.92%) Storage Engineer
11 6 (4.92%) Storage Solutions Architect
11 6 (4.92%) Technical Architect
11 6 (4.92%) VMware Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 30 (24.59%) Data Centre
2 13 (10.66%) EMC VMAX
2 13 (10.66%) EMC VNX
3 12 (9.84%) Management Information System
4 8 (6.56%) EMC VNXe
5 7 (5.74%) FlexPod
6 5 (4.10%) Clustering
6 5 (4.10%) Driving Licence
6 5 (4.10%) Fat Client
6 5 (4.10%) FMCG
6 5 (4.10%) HP Storage
6 5 (4.10%) Thin Client
6 5 (4.10%) VCE vBlock
7 4 (3.28%) Computer Science
7 4 (3.28%) EqualLogic
7 4 (3.28%) Hedge funds
7 4 (3.28%) SCADA
8 2 (1.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.64%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 85 (69.67%) Windows
2 72 (59.02%) Windows Server
3 49 (40.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 40 (32.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (26.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (9.84%) Linux
7 7 (5.74%) Data ONTAP
8 5 (4.10%) Unix
9 4 (3.28%) CentOS
9 4 (3.28%) Windows 2000
10 3 (2.46%) Windows 10
10 3 (2.46%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.64%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (18.85%) Investment Management
1 23 (18.85%) Presales
2 12 (9.84%) ITIL
3 10 (8.20%) Project Management
4 9 (7.38%) Capacity Management
5 8 (6.56%) Asset Management
5 8 (6.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (6.56%) Customer Engagement
5 8 (6.56%) IT Governance
5 8 (6.56%) Service Management
6 6 (4.92%) Change Management
6 6 (4.92%) TOGAF
7 5 (4.10%) BCP
7 5 (4.10%) Business Continuity
7 5 (4.10%) Business Continuity Planning
7 5 (4.10%) Data Security
7 5 (4.10%) Migration
7 5 (4.10%) Service Delivery
7 5 (4.10%) Time Management
8 4 (3.28%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 15 (12.30%) SQL
2 11 (9.02%) PowerShell
3 8 (6.56%) C
Qualifications
1 114 (93.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 36 (29.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (21.31%) VCP6
4 22 (18.03%) MCSA
5 20 (16.39%) MCSE
6 19 (15.57%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (13.93%) CCNA
8 14 (11.48%) MCITP
8 14 (11.48%) NCDA
9 12 (9.84%) NCIE
10 10 (8.20%) Degree
11 8 (6.56%) RHCSA
12 7 (5.74%) SC Cleared
12 7 (5.74%) Security Cleared
13 6 (4.92%) VCP4
14 5 (4.10%) HP AIS
14 5 (4.10%) HP ASE
14 5 (4.10%) HPE ATP
15 4 (3.28%) CCDA
16 3 (2.46%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.84%) SLA
2 3 (2.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 78 (63.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 74 (60.66%) Active Directory
3 49 (40.16%) vSphere
4 18 (14.75%) Hyper-V
5 16 (13.11%) VMware ESX
6 8 (6.56%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (6.56%) XenApp
7 7 (5.74%) vCloud
8 5 (4.10%) Terminal Services
9 4 (3.28%) Firmware
9 4 (3.28%) Forefront TMG
9 4 (3.28%) UAG
Systems Management
1 28 (22.95%) SCCM
2 14 (11.48%) SCOM
3 5 (4.10%) Microsoft Clustering
3 5 (4.10%) Simpana
3 5 (4.10%) vRealize
4 4 (3.28%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (3.28%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (3.28%) SCOrch
4 4 (3.28%) SCVMM
5 2 (1.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (1.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.82%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.82%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.82%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 114 (93.44%) VMware
2 72 (59.02%) Cisco
3 64 (52.46%) Microsoft
4 44 (36.07%) HP
5 35 (28.69%) CheckPoint
6 29 (23.77%) Juniper
7 27 (22.13%) Dell
7 27 (22.13%) NetApp
8 26 (21.31%) EMC
9 14 (11.48%) Oracle
10 13 (10.66%) CommVault
11 12 (9.84%) Citrix
12 11 (9.02%) Dell Compellent
12 11 (9.02%) IBM
13 10 (8.20%) 3PAR
14 9 (7.38%) Red Hat
14 9 (7.38%) Veeam
15 8 (6.56%) Nimble Storage
16 5 (4.10%) AppSense
16 5 (4.10%) Riverbed