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

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank 882 890 933
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +43
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 32 72 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.066% 0.047%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.12% 0.24% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 27 50 41
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,093 £37,350 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +33.33%

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
25782 30155 31434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.36% 27.44% 27.18%
Number of salaries quoted 20928 24253 24331
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 24 August 2016 within the UK.

VCP5 Salary Histogram in the UK

VCP5
Top 19 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 24 August 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 +22 31 £52,500 +5.00%
South East +25 17 £55,000 +37.50%
Surrey +35 13 £55,000 +46.66%
London +25 11 £52,500 +5.00%
Berkshire +10 3 - -
Reading - 3 - -
City of London +66 1 £55,000 -35.29%
East Sussex +6 1 £28,982 -47.30%
South West -6 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
Brighton - 1 £28,982 -
Cheltenham - 1 - -
Grimsby - 1 £32,500 -
Camberley - 1 £41,500 -
Malvern - 1 £45,000 -
Lincolnshire - 1 £32,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Worcestershire - 1 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £32,500 -

VCP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 87 (95.60%) VMware
1 87 (95.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 70 (76.92%) Windows
2 70 (76.92%) Cisco
3 62 (68.13%) Active Directory
4 59 (64.84%) VMware Infrastructure
5 56 (61.54%) Windows Server
6 55 (60.44%) Microsoft
7 38 (41.76%) HP
8 37 (40.66%) vSphere
9 32 (35.16%) VCP6
10 31 (34.07%) Windows Server 2008
11 29 (31.87%) Windows Server 2012
11 29 (31.87%) MS Excel
12 28 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
13 27 (29.67%) SAN
13 27 (29.67%) Office 365
14 26 (28.57%) DNS
15 25 (27.47%) DHCP
16 24 (26.37%) CheckPoint
16 24 (26.37%) Windows Server 2003
17 22 (24.18%) Juniper
17 22 (24.18%) Cisco ASA
18 21 (23.08%) SCCM
18 21 (23.08%) Dell
18 21 (23.08%) SQL Server
19 20 (21.98%) NetApp
19 20 (21.98%) Cisco Certification
19 20 (21.98%) Data Centre
20 19 (20.88%) Presales

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 16 (17.58%) MS Exchange
2 7 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (6.59%) SharePoint
3 6 (6.59%) Skype for Business
4 5 (5.49%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2000
5 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.20%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.20%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 29 (31.87%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.69%) MS Office
3 3 (3.30%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 27 (29.67%) Office 365
2 16 (17.58%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (29.67%) SAN
2 26 (28.57%) DNS
3 25 (27.47%) DHCP
4 22 (24.18%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (10.99%) Firewall
6 9 (9.89%) TCP/IP
7 8 (8.79%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (7.69%) WAN
9 6 (6.59%) LAN
9 6 (6.59%) NAS
10 5 (5.49%) VLAN
11 4 (4.40%) Internet
12 3 (3.30%) iSCSI
12 3 (3.30%) Wireless
13 2 (2.20%) Skype
13 2 (2.20%) VPN
14 1 (1.10%) Fibre Channel
14 1 (1.10%) NetScaler
14 1 (1.10%) PPP
14 1 (1.10%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 18 (19.78%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 10 (10.99%) Retail
2 7 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.10%) Banking
3 1 (1.10%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (41.76%) Analyst
2 24 (26.37%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 17 (18.68%) Technical Support
4 16 (17.58%) Support Analyst
5 13 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
6 12 (13.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (13.19%) Technical Support Analyst
7 11 (12.09%) VMware Engineer
8 10 (10.99%) IT Analyst
8 10 (10.99%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
9 9 (9.89%) Architect
10 7 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (6.59%) Infrastructure Support
11 6 (6.59%) Storage Architect
11 6 (6.59%) Storage Engineer
11 6 (6.59%) Storage Solutions Architect
12 5 (5.49%) Senior VMware Engineer
12 5 (5.49%) Team Leader
12 5 (5.49%) Technical Leader
12 5 (5.49%) Virtualisation Architect
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.98%) Data Centre
2 11 (12.09%) Management Information System
3 8 (8.79%) FlexPod
4 5 (5.49%) HP Storage
4 5 (5.49%) VCE vBlock
5 4 (4.40%) Driving Licence
5 4 (4.40%) Fat Client
5 4 (4.40%) Hedge funds
5 4 (4.40%) Thin Client
6 3 (3.30%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.30%) EMC VMAX
6 3 (3.30%) EMC VNX
6 3 (3.30%) EqualLogic
6 3 (3.30%) FMCG
7 2 (2.20%) EMC VNXe
7 2 (2.20%) SCADA
8 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.10%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.10%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 70 (76.92%) Windows
2 56 (61.54%) Windows Server
3 31 (34.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (31.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (26.37%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (16.48%) Linux
7 4 (4.40%) CentOS
7 4 (4.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (4.40%) Unix
8 3 (3.30%) Data ONTAP
8 3 (3.30%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 3 (3.30%) Ubuntu
8 3 (3.30%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.20%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.10%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.88%) Investment Management
1 19 (20.88%) Presales
2 8 (8.79%) Asset Management
2 8 (8.79%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (8.79%) Customer Engagement
2 8 (8.79%) IT Governance
2 8 (8.79%) Service Management
3 7 (7.69%) ITIL
4 6 (6.59%) Project Management
5 5 (5.49%) Time Management
6 4 (4.40%) BCP
6 4 (4.40%) Business Continuity
6 4 (4.40%) Business Continuity Planning
6 4 (4.40%) Data Security
7 3 (3.30%) Mentoring
7 3 (3.30%) Server Building
7 3 (3.30%) Server Monitoring
7 3 (3.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (3.30%) System Testing
7 3 (3.30%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 19 (20.88%) SQL
2 3 (3.30%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.10%) C
Qualifications
1 87 (95.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 32 (35.16%) VCP6
3 28 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (21.98%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (20.88%) CCNA
6 17 (18.68%) MCSE
7 15 (16.48%) MCSA
8 13 (14.29%) MCITP
9 10 (10.99%) NCDA
10 9 (9.89%) NCIE
11 7 (7.69%) RHCSA
12 5 (5.49%) Degree
12 5 (5.49%) HP AIS
12 5 (5.49%) HP ASE
12 5 (5.49%) HPE ATP
12 5 (5.49%) MCP
12 5 (5.49%) SC Cleared
12 5 (5.49%) Security Cleared
13 4 (4.40%) VCP4
14 3 (3.30%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (19.78%) SLA
2 3 (3.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 62 (68.13%) Active Directory
2 59 (64.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (40.66%) vSphere
4 18 (19.78%) Hyper-V
5 8 (8.79%) vCloud
6 5 (5.49%) XenApp
7 4 (4.40%) VMware ESX
8 2 (2.20%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (2.20%) UAG
8 2 (2.20%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.10%) Firmware
9 1 (1.10%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 21 (23.08%) SCCM
2 4 (4.40%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (4.40%) vRealize
3 3 (3.30%) FortiGate
3 3 (3.30%) SCOM
3 3 (3.30%) SCVMM
4 2 (2.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (2.20%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.10%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.10%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.10%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.10%) Simpana
5 1 (1.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.10%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 87 (95.60%) VMware
2 70 (76.92%) Cisco
3 55 (60.44%) Microsoft
4 38 (41.76%) HP
5 24 (26.37%) CheckPoint
6 22 (24.18%) Juniper
7 21 (23.08%) Dell
8 20 (21.98%) NetApp
9 18 (19.78%) Oracle
10 12 (13.19%) EMC
10 12 (13.19%) Red Hat
11 11 (12.09%) Dell Compellent
12 10 (10.99%) IBM
13 9 (9.89%) CommVault
14 8 (8.79%) 3PAR
14 8 (8.79%) Citrix
14 8 (8.79%) Nimble Storage
14 8 (8.79%) Veeam
15 4 (4.40%) Riverbed
16 3 (3.30%) Barracuda Networks