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

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 526 460 414
Rank change year-on-year
-66 -46
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 378 626 769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.42% 0.59% 0.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.61% 2.15% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 337 564 671
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,950 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,100 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-14.44% +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
23430 29057 32036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.80% 27.36% 27.93%
Number of salaries quoted 18517 23011 25688
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 -69 346 £40,000 -11.11% 38
London -25 107 £49,500 +10.00% 10
South East +9 83 £40,000 -13.04% 10
North West -35 33 £37,500 -11.76% 4
Berkshire +44 30 £40,000 -23.80% 4
Hampshire +2 28 £43,250 +1.76% 4
South West -8 28 £36,750 -8.12% 4
East of England -20 25 £45,000 - 1
West Midlands -2 24 £42,812 +7.03% 5
Manchester -47 22 £35,000 -17.64% 3
Birmingham -9 16 £42,812 +7.03% 3
Yorkshire -11 16 £37,500 -28.57% 2
West Yorkshire +22 15 £37,500 -19.78% 1
Southampton +21 15 £42,500 -2.85% 2
East Midlands +17 15 £40,000 +60.00%
North East +15 15 £22,500 -13.46% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne +13 15 £22,500 -13.46% 2
Tyne and Wear +9 15 £22,500 -13.46% 2
Leeds +7 14 £37,500 -16.66%
Reading +30 12 £80,000 +87.13% 1
City of London +15 12 £46,250 +6.93% 3
Wiltshire +4 12 £36,250 -18.09%
Hertfordshire +3 11 £40,000 -11.11%
Warrington +21 9 £38,500 +8.83% 1
Cheshire +20 9 £38,500 +18.46% 1
Chippenham +10 9 £35,000 -20.92%
Cambridgeshire +6 9 £42,950 -4.55% 1
Leicestershire +4 9 £40,000 +14.28%
Bracknell - 9 £40,000 -
Surrey -10 8 £40,000 -11.11% 1

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 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).

1 912 (100.00%) VMware
2 669 (73.36%) Windows
3 607 (66.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 590 (64.69%) Microsoft
5 531 (58.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 499 (54.71%) Active Directory
7 438 (48.03%) MCSE
8 425 (46.60%) Windows Server
9 403 (44.19%) Cisco
10 357 (39.14%) Windows Server 2012
11 351 (38.49%) MS Exchange
12 349 (38.27%) ITIL
13 347 (38.05%) Cisco Certification
14 335 (36.73%) CCNA
15 308 (33.77%) vSphere
16 284 (31.14%) Citrix
17 277 (30.37%) Windows Server 2008
18 263 (28.84%) SAN
19 252 (27.63%) Linux
20 241 (26.43%) Firewall
21 240 (26.32%) MS Excel
22 239 (26.21%) Office 365
23 223 (24.45%) MCSA
24 221 (24.23%) Hyper-V
25 193 (21.16%) HP
26 172 (18.86%) MCITP
27 171 (18.75%) XenApp
27 171 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
28 170 (18.64%) Exchange Server 2013
29 167 (18.31%) DNS

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
1 351 (38.49%) MS Exchange
2 171 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 170 (18.64%) Exchange Server 2013
4 119 (13.05%) Exchange Server 2007
5 100 (10.96%) IIS
6 76 (8.33%) SharePoint
7 42 (4.61%) Apache
8 30 (3.29%) nginx
9 29 (3.18%) Skype for Business
10 23 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2003
11 11 (1.21%) OpenStack
12 9 (0.99%) CMS
13 7 (0.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 7 (0.77%) Tomcat
14 5 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
14 5 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
15 4 (0.44%) SAS
16 3 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
17 2 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2000
18 1 (0.11%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 240 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 39 (4.28%) MS Office
3 19 (2.08%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.33%) MS Project
6 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (0.99%) Magento
2 2 (0.22%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 239 (26.21%) Office 365
2 112 (12.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 56 (6.14%) Amazon AWS
4 48 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
5 28 (3.07%) SaaS
6 27 (2.96%) IaaS
7 16 (1.75%) PaaS
8 7 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (0.77%) Azure Active Directory
8 7 (0.77%) Mimecast
9 5 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.44%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.11%) Dropbox
11 1 (0.11%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 263 (28.84%) SAN
2 241 (26.43%) Firewall
3 167 (18.31%) DNS
4 160 (17.54%) WAN
5 150 (16.45%) LAN
6 129 (14.14%) DHCP
7 109 (11.95%) VPN
8 106 (11.62%) TCP/IP
9 85 (9.32%) VLAN
10 71 (7.79%) Cisco ASA
11 65 (7.13%) Wireless
12 54 (5.92%) VoIP
13 51 (5.59%) NAS
14 39 (4.28%) MPLS
15 36 (3.95%) Internet
15 36 (3.95%) iSCSI
16 26 (2.85%) Fibre Channel
17 22 (2.41%) Ethernet
17 22 (2.41%) Remote Desktop
17 22 (2.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (16.12%) SQL Server
2 42 (4.61%) MySQL
3 21 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (1.64%) Oracle Database
5 14 (1.54%) InterSystems Cache
5 14 (1.54%) NoSQL
5 14 (1.54%) Redis
6 13 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (1.21%) Relational Database
8 7 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (0.66%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (0.44%) Big Data
10 4 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (0.33%) JIRA
3 2 (0.22%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.22%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.11%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.11%) MSI
4 1 (0.11%) Vagrant
General
1 118 (12.94%) Finance
2 36 (3.95%) Retail
3 34 (3.73%) Telecoms
4 17 (1.86%) Billing
5 16 (1.75%) French Language
6 15 (1.64%) Advertising
7 14 (1.54%) Law
8 12 (1.32%) Legal
8 12 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
9 9 (0.99%) Marketing
10 6 (0.66%) Banking
11 5 (0.55%) Automotive
12 2 (0.22%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.22%) Games
13 1 (0.11%) Back Office
13 1 (0.11%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.11%) German Language
13 1 (0.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 288 (31.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 138 (15.13%) VMware Engineer
3 126 (13.82%) Support Engineer
4 115 (12.61%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 99 (10.86%) Analyst
6 95 (10.42%) Consultant
7 88 (9.65%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 85 (9.32%) Systems Engineer
9 75 (8.22%) 3rd Line Support
10 61 (6.69%) Architect
11 58 (6.36%) Windows Engineer
12 54 (5.92%) Infrastructure Support
13 53 (5.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 48 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 46 (5.04%) Administrator
16 45 (4.93%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
17 43 (4.71%) Linux Engineer
17 43 (4.71%) Systems Administrator
18 39 (4.28%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
19 38 (4.17%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (4.93%) LAMP
2 29 (3.18%) LEMP Stack
3 16 (1.75%) Web Services
4 8 (0.88%) .NET
5 7 (0.77%) WSH
6 5 (0.55%) XML
7 4 (0.44%) SAP Basis
7 4 (0.44%) XSLT
7 4 (0.44%) X-Windows
8 2 (0.22%) COM
9 1 (0.11%) ADSI
9 1 (0.11%) Flash
9 1 (0.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 145 (15.90%) Data Centre
2 90 (9.87%) Clustering
3 57 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 54 (5.92%) Replication
5 45 (4.93%) Driving Licence
6 29 (3.18%) EMC VNX
7 24 (2.63%) Statistics
8 20 (2.19%) Computer Science
9 19 (2.08%) Private Cloud
10 18 (1.97%) Management Information System
11 16 (1.75%) PKI
12 15 (1.64%) N-Tier
13 13 (1.43%) FMCG
14 12 (1.32%) Visualisation
15 11 (1.21%) Client/Server
16 10 (1.10%) Cryptography
16 10 (1.10%) Hybrid Cloud
16 10 (1.10%) Public Cloud
17 9 (0.99%) Enterprise Storage
17 9 (0.99%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 669 (73.36%) Windows
2 425 (46.60%) Windows Server
3 357 (39.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 277 (30.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 252 (27.63%) Linux
6 129 (14.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 86 (9.43%) Windows 7
8 77 (8.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 41 (4.50%) Windows 8
10 38 (4.17%) Unix
11 33 (3.62%) CentOS
12 27 (2.96%) Windows 10
13 23 (2.52%) Windows XP
14 20 (2.19%) Fedora
15 19 (2.08%) Data ONTAP
15 19 (2.08%) Ubuntu
16 10 (1.10%) Debian
17 8 (0.88%) Mac OS X
18 7 (0.77%) Solaris
18 7 (0.77%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 349 (38.27%) ITIL
2 84 (9.21%) Load Balancing
3 78 (8.55%) Presales
4 76 (8.33%) Project Management
5 63 (6.91%) Disaster Recovery
5 63 (6.91%) Migration
6 53 (5.81%) Service Delivery
7 48 (5.26%) Problem Management
8 46 (5.04%) High Availability
9 35 (3.84%) Server Virtualisation
10 34 (3.73%) Change Control
11 33 (3.62%) Mentoring
12 32 (3.51%) Service Management
12 32 (3.51%) Virtual Environments
13 30 (3.29%) PRINCE2
14 28 (3.07%) Server Building
15 27 (2.96%) Change Management
15 27 (2.96%) ITIL V3
16 26 (2.85%) E-Commerce
16 26 (2.85%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 149 (16.34%) PowerShell
2 124 (13.60%) SQL
3 36 (3.95%) Bash Shell
4 35 (3.84%) PHP
5 26 (2.85%) VBScript
6 21 (2.30%) Perl
7 16 (1.75%) Python
8 11 (1.21%) C
9 5 (0.55%) Ruby
10 3 (0.33%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.33%) VB
11 1 (0.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 531 (58.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 438 (48.03%) MCSE
3 347 (38.05%) Cisco Certification
4 335 (36.73%) CCNA
5 223 (24.45%) MCSA
6 172 (18.86%) MCITP
7 149 (16.34%) MCP
8 112 (12.28%) Citrix Certification
9 99 (10.86%) CCA
10 95 (10.42%) CCNP
11 79 (8.66%) Security Cleared
12 63 (6.91%) SC Cleared
13 62 (6.80%) Degree
14 58 (6.36%) RHCSA
15 55 (6.03%) VCAP
16 51 (5.59%) VCP5
17 47 (5.15%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
18 45 (4.93%) RHCE
19 37 (4.06%) VCP6
20 32 (3.51%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (6.36%) SLA
2 25 (2.74%) PCI DSS
3 21 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (0.88%) QA
6 4 (0.44%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.11%) GCP
System Software
1 607 (66.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 499 (54.71%) Active Directory
3 308 (33.77%) vSphere
4 221 (24.23%) Hyper-V
5 171 (18.75%) XenApp
6 73 (8.00%) VMware ESX
7 69 (7.57%) vCloud
8 61 (6.69%) VMware ESXi
9 56 (6.14%) Terminal Services
9 56 (6.14%) Virtual Servers
10 44 (4.82%) XenDesktop
11 40 (4.39%) Virtual Desktop
12 35 (3.84%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 28 (3.07%) NFS
14 24 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
15 22 (2.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 20 (2.19%) XenServer
17 15 (1.64%) Postfix
17 15 (1.64%) Sendmail
18 14 (1.54%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 111 (12.17%) SCCM
2 46 (5.04%) SCOM
3 37 (4.06%) vRealize
4 33 (3.62%) Backup Exec
5 22 (2.41%) Puppet
5 22 (2.41%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 19 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
7 16 (1.75%) Cisco UCCX
8 14 (1.54%) NetBackup
9 13 (1.43%) Ansible
10 8 (0.88%) Cisco CUCM
10 8 (0.88%) NetVault Backup
11 7 (0.77%) Nagios
11 7 (0.77%) SolarWinds Orion
12 6 (0.66%) HP Data Protector
12 6 (0.66%) Oracle RMAN
12 6 (0.66%) PowerCLI
12 6 (0.66%) vMotion
13 5 (0.55%) Microsoft Clustering
14 4 (0.44%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 912 (100.00%) VMware
2 590 (64.69%) Microsoft
3 403 (44.19%) Cisco
4 284 (31.14%) Citrix
5 193 (21.16%) HP
6 137 (15.02%) Red Hat
7 130 (14.25%) NetApp
8 89 (9.76%) EMC
9 86 (9.43%) Dell
10 82 (8.99%) Veeam
11 47 (5.15%) IBM
11 47 (5.15%) Veritas
12 42 (4.61%) SonicWALL
13 40 (4.39%) CheckPoint
14 38 (4.17%) Juniper
14 38 (4.17%) Oracle
15 33 (3.62%) SolarWinds
15 33 (3.62%) Symantec
16 30 (3.29%) Dell Compellent
17 23 (2.52%) EqualLogic
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £70000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits package
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £39324.00 - £46924.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + qualifications
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + 4000 allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 50-60k + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Mandara
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + On-call + O/T +++
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits +Training & Development
Posted: 6 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £58000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Belfast
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Cheshire, Warrington, Manchester, Merseyside,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £45,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Cheadle
Recital Consulting Ltd
Salary: 26000-28000 Per Annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Cheadle
Recital Consulting Ltd
Salary: 26000-28000 Per Annum
Posted: 21 days ago