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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank 874 906 909
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +3
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 66 81 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.064% 0.072% 0.083%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.24% 0.26% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 59 64 98
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £36,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.35% -1.11%

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
28082 30871 33084
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.27% 27.56% 27.31%
Number of salaries quoted 22647 24105 26475
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 £70,000 £67,000 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

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 2 May 2016 within the UK.

VCP5 Salary Histogram in the UK

VCP5
Top 26 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 2 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 +4 66 £52,500 +5.00% 10
London +12 39 £55,000 +22.22% 6
South East +23 11 £43,750 -0.56% 1
East Midlands +18 6 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Grimsby - 6 £35,000 - 1
Lincolnshire - 6 £35,000 - 1
Berkshire +13 5 £52,500 +0.96%
North Yorkshire - 5 £50,000 -
Harrogate - 5 £50,000 -
Yorkshire - 5 £50,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +25 4 £41,250 -
South West -1 4 £65,000 +30.00%
Milton Keynes - 4 £41,250 -
Slough - 4 - -
Bristol - 3 £65,000 -
City of London +47 2 £57,500 +41.97%
Surrey - 2 £52,500 -
Dorset +16 1 - -
Bournemouth +13 1 - -
East of England +10 1 £65,000 +18.18%
Bedford +7 1 £65,000 +18.18%
Bedfordshire -3 1 £65,000 +18.18%
Reading - 1 £52,500 -
Godalming - 1 £52,500 -
Guildford - 1 - -
Twickenham - 1 £50,000 - 1

VCP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 133 (94.33%) VMware
1 133 (94.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 100 (70.92%) Windows
3 87 (61.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 83 (58.87%) Windows Server
5 76 (53.90%) Active Directory
6 72 (51.06%) Microsoft
7 64 (45.39%) Microsoft Certification
7 64 (45.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 61 (43.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 60 (42.55%) Cisco
10 59 (41.84%) vSphere
11 47 (33.33%) SAN
12 46 (32.62%) MS Excel
12 46 (32.62%) Data Centre
13 45 (31.91%) MS Exchange
14 44 (31.21%) MCSA
15 38 (26.95%) Windows Server 2003
16 36 (25.53%) SQL Server
16 36 (25.53%) VMware ESX
17 35 (24.82%) HP
17 35 (24.82%) Presales
18 34 (24.11%) DHCP
18 34 (24.11%) DNS
19 33 (23.40%) MCSE
20 30 (21.28%) ITIL
20 30 (21.28%) Cisco Certification
20 30 (21.28%) NetApp
20 30 (21.28%) SCCM
21 29 (20.57%) CheckPoint

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 45 (31.91%) MS Exchange
2 26 (18.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2007
4 17 (12.06%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (8.51%) SharePoint
6 11 (7.80%) Skype for Business
7 9 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (4.96%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (4.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2000
10 4 (2.84%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (2.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 46 (32.62%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.09%) Office 365
2 7 (4.96%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 47 (33.33%) SAN
2 34 (24.11%) DHCP
2 34 (24.11%) DNS
3 25 (17.73%) Firewall
4 23 (16.31%) WAN
5 21 (14.89%) Cisco ASA
5 21 (14.89%) LAN
6 20 (14.18%) NAS
7 13 (9.22%) TCP/IP
8 11 (7.80%) BGP
8 11 (7.80%) Network Security
9 8 (5.67%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (3.55%) Internet
10 5 (3.55%) MPLS
10 5 (3.55%) Unified Communications
11 4 (2.84%) iSCSI
12 3 (2.13%) Fibre Channel
13 1 (0.71%) NetScaler
13 1 (0.71%) VPLS
13 1 (0.71%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (25.53%) SQL Server
2 16 (11.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 15 (10.64%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 21 (14.89%) Finance
2 11 (7.80%) Retail
3 6 (4.26%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.55%) Banking
5 3 (2.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 33 (23.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 27 (19.15%) Analyst
3 18 (12.77%) Technical Support
4 17 (12.06%) Consultant
5 16 (11.35%) Technical Analyst
5 16 (11.35%) VMware Engineer
6 13 (9.22%) Architect
6 13 (9.22%) Support Analyst
6 13 (9.22%) Technical Support Analyst
7 11 (7.80%) Storage Analyst
8 10 (7.09%) Infrastructure Support
8 10 (7.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 10 (7.09%) Support Engineer
8 10 (7.09%) Systems Engineer
9 9 (6.38%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
9 9 (6.38%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 8 (5.67%) Infrastructure Team Leader
10 8 (5.67%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (5.67%) Systems Support Engineer
10 8 (5.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.13%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 46 (32.62%) Data Centre
2 16 (11.35%) EMC VNX
3 15 (10.64%) EMC VMAX
4 10 (7.09%) EMC VNXe
5 8 (5.67%) FlexPod
6 7 (4.96%) Hedge funds
7 5 (3.55%) Clustering
7 5 (3.55%) Driving Licence
7 5 (3.55%) Fat Client
7 5 (3.55%) FMCG
7 5 (3.55%) Thin Client
8 4 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.84%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.84%) EqualLogic
8 4 (2.84%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.84%) SCADA
9 3 (2.13%) AS400
9 3 (2.13%) HP StoreVirtual
9 3 (2.13%) Replication
9 3 (2.13%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 100 (70.92%) Windows
2 83 (58.87%) Windows Server
3 64 (45.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 61 (43.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 38 (26.95%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (7.80%) Linux
7 8 (5.67%) Data ONTAP
8 4 (2.84%) Windows 2000
9 3 (2.13%) OS/400
10 2 (1.42%) Unix
10 2 (1.42%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.42%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.42%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (24.82%) Presales
2 30 (21.28%) ITIL
3 17 (12.06%) Investment Management
4 16 (11.35%) Capacity Management
5 11 (7.80%) Project Management
5 11 (7.80%) Service Delivery
6 9 (6.38%) ITIL V3
6 9 (6.38%) Migration
7 8 (5.67%) Asset Management
7 8 (5.67%) Benchmarking
7 8 (5.67%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (5.67%) Customer Engagement
7 8 (5.67%) Mentoring
7 8 (5.67%) Server Building
7 8 (5.67%) Storage Virtualisation
8 7 (4.96%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (4.96%) Time Management
9 6 (4.26%) TOGAF
10 5 (3.55%) Business Continuity
10 5 (3.55%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (12.06%) PowerShell
2 12 (8.51%) C
3 3 (2.13%) Python
3 3 (2.13%) Shell Script
3 3 (2.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 133 (94.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 64 (45.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 44 (31.21%) MCSA
4 33 (23.40%) MCSE
5 30 (21.28%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (19.86%) CCNA
7 17 (12.06%) MCITP
7 17 (12.06%) NCDA
8 16 (11.35%) NCIE
9 14 (9.93%) VCP6
10 11 (7.80%) CCDA
11 10 (7.09%) Degree
12 9 (6.38%) CCA
12 9 (6.38%) Citrix Certification
12 9 (6.38%) MCP
13 8 (5.67%) RHCSA
13 8 (5.67%) VCP4
14 6 (4.26%) CCNP
14 6 (4.26%) VCAP
15 4 (2.84%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.84%) SLA
System Software
1 87 (61.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 76 (53.90%) Active Directory
3 59 (41.84%) vSphere
4 36 (25.53%) VMware ESX
5 26 (18.44%) Hyper-V
6 18 (12.77%) XenApp
7 13 (9.22%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (5.67%) vCloud
9 5 (3.55%) Terminal Services
10 4 (2.84%) Firmware
10 4 (2.84%) Forefront TMG
10 4 (2.84%) UAG
10 4 (2.84%) VMware Server
10 4 (2.84%) Xen
11 3 (2.13%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.71%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 30 (21.28%) SCCM
2 17 (12.06%) SCOM
3 11 (7.80%) SCOrch
4 6 (4.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 6 (4.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 6 (4.26%) vRealize
5 5 (3.55%) HP Data Protector
5 5 (3.55%) Simpana
6 4 (2.84%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (2.84%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (2.84%) SCVMM
7 2 (1.42%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.71%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.71%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.71%) EMC VPLEX
8 1 (0.71%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 133 (94.33%) VMware
2 72 (51.06%) Microsoft
3 60 (42.55%) Cisco
4 35 (24.82%) HP
5 30 (21.28%) NetApp
6 29 (20.57%) CheckPoint
7 28 (19.86%) Citrix
8 26 (18.44%) EMC
9 24 (17.02%) Dell
10 23 (16.31%) Juniper
11 14 (9.93%) IBM
12 13 (9.22%) CommVault
12 13 (9.22%) Veeam
13 12 (8.51%) Intel
14 11 (7.80%) Fortinet
15 8 (5.67%) 3PAR
15 8 (5.67%) Dell Compellent
15 8 (5.67%) Nimble Storage
16 7 (4.96%) Symantec
17 5 (3.55%) Intel Security
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