The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Certified Professional (VCP) over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 457 428 496
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +68
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 578 702 618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.58% 0.66% 0.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.14% 2.39% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 494 590 545
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £39,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -6.47%

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
27062 29394 32442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.12% 27.50% 27.45%
Number of salaries quoted 21827 23064 26045
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 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,250 £66,000 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) within the UK.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in the UK

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 within the UK.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Histogram in the UK

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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 -46 529 £45,000 - 55
London -14 196 £50,000 +4.16% 20
South East +39 193 £42,500 -5.55% 17
Hampshire +21 64 £40,000 -5.88% 6
Berkshire +44 60 £52,000 -0.95% 3
City of London +40 41 £55,000 +10.00% 6
Surrey +18 38 £45,000 - 1
South West -31 31 £40,127 +14.64% 1
East of England -13 28 £42,500 -12.37% 3
Hertfordshire +17 24 £42,500 -5.55% 2
North West +1 21 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Bracknell +15 20 £41,500 -
Fareham +6 18 £25,500 -19.68%
West Midlands -32 18 £41,250 +14.58% 4
East Midlands +16 17 £35,000 - 2
Yorkshire -11 16 £38,000 +11.76% 6
Wiltshire +20 14 £45,000 +5.88%
Welwyn Garden City +17 14 £48,750 +8.33% 1
South Wales +3 14 £36,000 -
Southampton +2 14 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Wales 0 14 £36,000 -
Birmingham -13 14 £46,250 +28.47% 2
Newport +3 13 £36,000 -
Gloucestershire 0 13 £37,000 -1.33% 1
Slough - 13 £50,000 - 1
Cheltenham -3 12 £37,000 - 1
East Sussex +18 11 £42,253 -3.42% 4
Camberley - 11 £40,000 - 1
Andover - 10 £40,000 -
Cheshire +36 9 £50,000 +38.88%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 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 VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 1137 (100.00%) VMware
2 770 (67.72%) Windows
3 704 (61.92%) Microsoft
4 689 (60.60%) VMware Infrastructure
5 618 (54.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 616 (54.18%) Cisco
7 550 (48.37%) Active Directory
8 513 (45.12%) Windows Server
9 508 (44.68%) MCSE
10 432 (37.99%) Citrix
11 394 (34.65%) SAN
12 393 (34.56%) Cisco Certification
13 388 (34.12%) vSphere
14 357 (31.40%) Windows Server 2012
15 350 (30.78%) ITIL
16 332 (29.20%) CCNA
17 328 (28.85%) MS Exchange
18 324 (28.50%) MS Excel
19 311 (27.35%) Firewall
19 311 (27.35%) Windows Server 2008
20 267 (23.48%) MCSA
21 242 (21.28%) NetApp
22 241 (21.20%) HP
23 229 (20.14%) Hyper-V
24 224 (19.70%) Data Centre
25 211 (18.56%) XenApp
26 210 (18.47%) MCITP
27 209 (18.38%) Linux
28 186 (16.36%) DNS
29 182 (16.01%) Citrix Certification

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
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
1 328 (28.85%) MS Exchange
2 155 (13.63%) Exchange Server 2013
3 151 (13.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 82 (7.21%) SharePoint
5 60 (5.28%) Exchange Server 2007
6 59 (5.19%) IIS
7 53 (4.66%) Skype for Business
8 33 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2003
9 18 (1.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 16 (1.41%) Apache
11 14 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
12 12 (1.06%) CloudStack
12 12 (1.06%) Tomcat
13 7 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2000
13 7 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
14 6 (0.53%) OpenStack
15 2 (0.18%) Eucalyptus
15 2 (0.18%) nginx
16 1 (0.088%) SharePoint Server
16 1 (0.088%) WebSphere
Applications
1 324 (28.50%) MS Excel
2 50 (4.40%) MS Office
3 10 (0.88%) MS Project
4 6 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.088%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 178 (15.66%) Office 365
2 106 (9.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 70 (6.16%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (1.85%) IaaS
5 14 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (0.79%) SaaS
7 8 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
8 6 (0.53%) Mimecast
9 4 (0.35%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.35%) PaaS
10 3 (0.26%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.18%) HP Helion
11 2 (0.18%) Nimbula
12 1 (0.088%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 394 (34.65%) SAN
2 311 (27.35%) Firewall
3 186 (16.36%) DNS
4 173 (15.22%) LAN
5 171 (15.04%) WAN
6 144 (12.66%) DHCP
7 122 (10.73%) TCP/IP
8 108 (9.50%) VPN
9 94 (8.27%) NAS
10 79 (6.95%) Cisco ASA
11 66 (5.80%) VLAN
12 60 (5.28%) NetScaler
13 59 (5.19%) Network Security
14 55 (4.84%) Cisco Nexus
15 54 (4.75%) VoIP
16 51 (4.49%) iSCSI
17 47 (4.13%) MPLS
18 25 (2.20%) Internet
19 24 (2.11%) Fibre Channel
20 22 (1.93%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (14.16%) SQL Server
2 43 (3.78%) SQL Server 2005
3 32 (2.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 29 (2.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (1.50%) Big Data
5 17 (1.50%) SQL Server 2014
6 15 (1.32%) Hadoop
6 15 (1.32%) MongoDB
7 12 (1.06%) Oracle Database
8 6 (0.53%) MySQL
9 4 (0.35%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (0.26%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (0.26%) Informix
10 3 (0.26%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.088%) InterSystems Cache
11 1 (0.088%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.088%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (1.41%) JIRA
1 16 (1.41%) Sonatype Nexus
2 15 (1.32%) Git (software)
2 15 (1.32%) Subversion
3 12 (1.06%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.088%) MSI
General
1 152 (13.37%) Finance
2 43 (3.78%) Retail
3 36 (3.17%) Telecoms
4 25 (2.20%) Back Office
5 18 (1.58%) Pharmaceutical
6 17 (1.50%) Advertising
7 15 (1.32%) Banking
8 13 (1.14%) Marketing
9 12 (1.06%) Manufacturing
10 11 (0.97%) Law
11 6 (0.53%) Legal
12 5 (0.44%) Local Government
13 4 (0.35%) Billing
14 1 (0.088%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.088%) French Language
14 1 (0.088%) Games
Job Titles
1 270 (23.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 183 (16.09%) VMware Engineer
3 175 (15.39%) Support Engineer
4 155 (13.63%) Consultant
5 108 (9.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 99 (8.71%) Analyst
7 88 (7.74%) 3rd Line Support
8 83 (7.30%) Architect
9 79 (6.95%) Windows Engineer
10 77 (6.77%) Network Engineer
11 74 (6.51%) Cisco Engineer
12 70 (6.16%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 70 (6.16%) Systems Engineer
13 61 (5.36%) VMware Consultant
14 59 (5.19%) Infrastructure Support
14 59 (5.19%) IT Engineer
15 56 (4.93%) Cloud Engineer
15 56 (4.93%) IT Support
16 55 (4.84%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
17 54 (4.75%) Senior VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (1.58%) ActiveMQ
1 18 (1.58%) RabbitMQ
1 18 (1.58%) Web Services
2 14 (1.23%) LAMP
3 10 (0.88%) HTML
4 8 (0.70%) COM
5 6 (0.53%) WSH
6 4 (0.35%) .NET
7 2 (0.18%) LEMP Stack
8 1 (0.088%) Middleware
8 1 (0.088%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 224 (19.70%) Data Centre
2 75 (6.60%) EMC VNX
3 60 (5.28%) Clustering
4 48 (4.22%) Replication
5 35 (3.08%) Computer Science
5 35 (3.08%) Enterprise Storage
6 33 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
7 31 (2.73%) Blackberry
8 30 (2.64%) Management Information System
9 29 (2.55%) Visualisation
10 27 (2.37%) FlexPod
10 27 (2.37%) VCE vBlock
11 26 (2.29%) Public Cloud
12 24 (2.11%) Driving Licence
12 24 (2.11%) EMC VMAX
13 22 (1.93%) EqualLogic
13 22 (1.93%) FMCG
14 21 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
15 20 (1.76%) Private Cloud
16 16 (1.41%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 770 (67.72%) Windows
2 513 (45.12%) Windows Server
3 357 (31.40%) Windows Server 2012
4 311 (27.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 209 (18.38%) Linux
6 156 (13.72%) Windows Server 2003
7 80 (7.04%) Windows 7
8 64 (5.63%) Windows 8
9 58 (5.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 48 (4.22%) CentOS
10 48 (4.22%) Unix
11 40 (3.52%) Windows 10
12 37 (3.25%) Data ONTAP
13 27 (2.37%) Windows XP
14 21 (1.85%) VMS
15 17 (1.50%) Windows 2000
16 11 (0.97%) Windows NT
17 10 (0.88%) AIX
17 10 (0.88%) Android
18 9 (0.79%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 350 (30.78%) ITIL
2 125 (10.99%) Presales
3 83 (7.30%) Disaster Recovery
4 67 (5.89%) Change Management
5 62 (5.45%) Migration
6 58 (5.10%) Project Management
7 56 (4.93%) Service Management
8 52 (4.57%) Line Management
9 50 (4.40%) PRINCE2
10 47 (4.13%) Mentoring
11 43 (3.78%) Service Delivery
12 37 (3.25%) Continuous Improvement
13 35 (3.08%) Information Security
14 31 (2.73%) High Availability
15 30 (2.64%) Change Control
15 30 (2.64%) Server Virtualisation
15 30 (2.64%) Time Management
16 29 (2.55%) Customer Engagement
17 28 (2.46%) Capacity Management
17 28 (2.46%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 161 (14.16%) SQL
2 125 (10.99%) PowerShell
3 32 (2.81%) Bash Shell
4 29 (2.55%) C
5 28 (2.46%) Python
6 24 (2.11%) Perl
7 18 (1.58%) VBScript
8 17 (1.50%) VB
9 11 (0.97%) Shell Script
9 11 (0.97%) VBA
10 10 (0.88%) JavaScript
10 10 (0.88%) Ruby
11 4 (0.35%) PHP
12 3 (0.26%) AWK
12 3 (0.26%) sed
13 1 (0.088%) C#
13 1 (0.088%) C++
13 1 (0.088%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 618 (54.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 508 (44.68%) MCSE
3 393 (34.56%) Cisco Certification
4 332 (29.20%) CCNA
5 267 (23.48%) MCSA
6 210 (18.47%) MCITP
7 182 (16.01%) Citrix Certification
8 169 (14.86%) CCA
9 140 (12.31%) CCNP
10 124 (10.91%) VCP5
11 97 (8.53%) MCP
12 96 (8.44%) Degree
13 75 (6.60%) MCTS
14 67 (5.89%) VCAP
15 61 (5.36%) Security Cleared
16 57 (5.01%) ITIL Certification
17 50 (4.40%) NCDA
18 45 (3.96%) SC Cleared
19 44 (3.87%) NCIE
20 36 (3.17%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (8.80%) SLA
2 29 (2.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (0.62%) ISO 9001
3 7 (0.62%) QA
4 6 (0.53%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.44%) COBIT
6 3 (0.26%) BS7799
6 3 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.088%) DICOM
7 1 (0.088%) HL7
7 1 (0.088%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 689 (60.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 550 (48.37%) Active Directory
3 388 (34.12%) vSphere
4 229 (20.14%) Hyper-V
5 211 (18.56%) XenApp
6 137 (12.05%) VMware ESXi
7 102 (8.97%) XenDesktop
8 92 (8.09%) VMware ESX
9 82 (7.21%) vCloud
10 40 (3.52%) XenServer
11 29 (2.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 24 (2.11%) Microsoft App-V
12 24 (2.11%) Terminal Services
13 22 (1.93%) Xen
14 14 (1.23%) NFS
15 13 (1.14%) VMware Server
16 9 (0.79%) Firmware
17 8 (0.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
18 6 (0.53%) Corosync
18 6 (0.53%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 121 (10.64%) SCCM
2 53 (4.66%) Backup Exec
2 53 (4.66%) Nagios
3 52 (4.57%) vRealize
4 48 (4.22%) SCOM
5 40 (3.52%) Opscode Chef
6 37 (3.25%) Puppet
7 31 (2.73%) vMotion
8 18 (1.58%) Cacti
8 18 (1.58%) NetBackup
8 18 (1.58%) Salt
9 16 (1.41%) SCVMM
10 15 (1.32%) Ansible
11 13 (1.14%) Norton AntiVirus
12 12 (1.06%) Opsview
13 11 (0.97%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 11 (0.97%) SCOrch
14 10 (0.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 10 (0.88%) WSUS
15 9 (0.79%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 1137 (100.00%) VMware
2 704 (61.92%) Microsoft
3 616 (54.18%) Cisco
4 432 (37.99%) Citrix
5 242 (21.28%) NetApp
6 241 (21.20%) HP
7 153 (13.46%) EMC
8 130 (11.43%) Dell
9 112 (9.85%) Red Hat
10 79 (6.95%) Veeam
11 78 (6.86%) CheckPoint
12 72 (6.33%) IBM
12 72 (6.33%) Symantec
13 59 (5.19%) Juniper
14 45 (3.96%) SolarWinds
15 44 (3.87%) 3PAR
16 39 (3.43%) Oracle
17 34 (2.99%) F5
18 30 (2.64%) Apple
18 30 (2.64%) CommVault
South West London
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £31000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £31000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 38k per year
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Affinity Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
County Durham
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ninesharp
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare etc...
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £37,000 to £40,000 per annum Circa 40K + Benefits (Blue-Chip Leve
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent bens package
Posted: 4 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ESA Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £42253.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £42500 per annum + Bonus (26%), Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
UK
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + career prog, varied role
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Affinity Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago