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

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 469 402 506
Rank change year-on-year
-67 +104
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 562 727 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.55% 0.68% 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.98% 2.47% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 494 604 414
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% -7.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,450 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% -10.00%

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
28359 29471 28730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 28.00% 27.69% 27.30%
Number of salaries quoted 22649 23557 22514
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,823 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) within the UK over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -66 525 £42,500 -5.55% 52
London -61 175 £48,500 +2.10% 16
South East -36 127 £45,000 +4.65% 8
Hampshire +3 52 £40,000 - 1
North West +24 49 £37,500 +10.29% 3
Manchester +20 43 £37,500 +10.29% 1
Yorkshire +8 42 £52,500 +81.03% 5
East of England -27 40 £37,500 -13.79% 5
South West -28 37 £36,250 +0.69% 4
West Midlands -14 32 £40,000 +26.98% 7
Surrey +14 30 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Berkshire -16 25 £60,000 +6.66% 4
City of London +8 22 £42,500 -10.52% 4
Southampton -18 19 £42,500 -
West Yorkshire -18 19 £60,000 +118.18% 3
Hertfordshire +10 18 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Leeds -7 18 £60,000 +130.76% 3
East Midlands +6 17 £42,500 +21.42% 3
South Wales +1 15 £36,000 -15.29% 1
Wales -1 15 £36,000 -15.29% 1
North Yorkshire +23 14 £37,000 -32.72% 2
Birmingham -18 14 £37,500 +19.04%
Wiltshire +9 13 £40,000 -15.78% 2
Fareham +8 13 £25,500 -27.14%
Guildford +5 13 £48,750 +8.33% 1
Newport +12 12 £36,000 -4.00%
Harrogate +23 11 £37,000 +13.84% 2
Leicestershire +2 10 £42,500 +21.42%
Dorset -1 10 £43,750 +25.00%
South Yorkshire +19 9 £65,000 +109.67%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 1229 (100.00%) VMware
2 960 (78.11%) Windows
3 820 (66.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 702 (57.12%) Microsoft
5 688 (55.98%) Microsoft Certification
6 653 (53.13%) Windows Server
7 615 (50.04%) Active Directory
8 576 (46.87%) Cisco
9 532 (43.29%) MCSE
10 447 (36.37%) Citrix
11 433 (35.23%) Cisco Certification
12 432 (35.15%) ITIL
13 422 (34.34%) Windows Server 2008
14 419 (34.09%) SAN
15 411 (33.44%) vSphere
16 383 (31.16%) Windows Server 2012
17 370 (30.11%) MS Exchange
18 361 (29.37%) CCNA
19 331 (26.93%) MS Excel
20 322 (26.20%) MCSA
21 290 (23.60%) NetApp
22 268 (21.81%) Hyper-V
23 267 (21.72%) Data Centre
24 265 (21.56%) Linux
25 260 (21.16%) HP
26 249 (20.26%) DNS
27 244 (19.85%) Firewall
28 235 (19.12%) MCITP
29 203 (16.52%) EMC
30 196 (15.95%) SQL

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Certified Professional (VCP). Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 370 (30.11%) MS Exchange
2 143 (11.64%) SharePoint
3 137 (11.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 109 (8.87%) Exchange Server 2013
5 100 (8.14%) Skype for Business
6 90 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2007
7 65 (5.29%) IIS
8 51 (4.15%) Exchange Server 2003
9 44 (3.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 37 (3.01%) Apache
11 25 (2.03%) Tomcat
12 13 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
13 11 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2000
13 11 (0.90%) OpenStack
13 11 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
14 10 (0.81%) CloudStack
15 4 (0.33%) Office Communications Server
15 4 (0.33%) WebSphere
16 3 (0.24%) IBM Domino
17 1 (0.081%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 331 (26.93%) MS Excel
2 54 (4.39%) MS Office
3 11 (0.90%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.81%) MS Project
5 8 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.16%) Infor SunSystems
3 2 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.081%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 129 (10.50%) Office 365
2 91 (7.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 51 (4.15%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (2.03%) IaaS
5 13 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (1.06%) PaaS
6 12 (0.98%) SaaS
7 8 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (0.24%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.16%) HP Helion
10 2 (0.16%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.081%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 419 (34.09%) SAN
2 249 (20.26%) DNS
3 244 (19.85%) Firewall
4 167 (13.59%) WAN
5 162 (13.18%) LAN
6 155 (12.61%) DHCP
6 155 (12.61%) TCP/IP
7 120 (9.76%) NAS
8 111 (9.03%) VPN
9 63 (5.13%) Network Security
10 54 (4.39%) VLAN
11 50 (4.07%) VoIP
12 46 (3.74%) Cisco ASA
12 46 (3.74%) Cisco Nexus
13 41 (3.34%) Internet
13 41 (3.34%) iSCSI
14 39 (3.17%) MPLS
15 35 (2.85%) Remote Desktop
16 31 (2.52%) NetScaler
17 28 (2.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 195 (15.87%) SQL Server
2 31 (2.52%) SQL Server 2005
2 31 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 29 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (1.46%) SQL Server 2014
5 17 (1.38%) MySQL
6 14 (1.14%) Informix
7 13 (1.06%) Big Data
8 11 (0.90%) Hadoop
8 11 (0.90%) MongoDB
9 6 (0.49%) Relational Database
10 5 (0.41%) RDBMS
11 4 (0.33%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.24%) SQL Server 2000
13 1 (0.081%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.081%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.081%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 18 (1.46%) Sonatype Nexus
2 15 (1.22%) Git (software)
2 15 (1.22%) Subversion
3 14 (1.14%) Jenkins
3 14 (1.14%) JIRA
4 4 (0.33%) Hudson
5 1 (0.081%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 156 (12.69%) Finance
2 53 (4.31%) Retail
3 24 (1.95%) Advertising
3 24 (1.95%) Telecoms
4 19 (1.55%) Marketing
5 18 (1.46%) Back Office
6 17 (1.38%) Manufacturing
7 13 (1.06%) Banking
8 12 (0.98%) Law
9 10 (0.81%) Local Government
10 8 (0.65%) Legal
11 7 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.16%) Games
13 1 (0.081%) Front Office
13 1 (0.081%) Publishing
13 1 (0.081%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 316 (25.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 192 (15.62%) VMware Engineer
3 184 (14.97%) Consultant
4 159 (12.94%) Support Engineer
5 104 (8.46%) Analyst
6 103 (8.38%) 3rd Line Support
7 94 (7.65%) Windows Engineer
8 80 (6.51%) Systems Engineer
9 77 (6.27%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 75 (6.10%) Architect
11 72 (5.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 64 (5.21%) Administrator
12 64 (5.21%) IT Support
13 63 (5.13%) VMware Consultant
14 61 (4.96%) Systems Administrator
15 60 (4.88%) IT Engineer
16 59 (4.80%) Senior VMware Engineer
17 58 (4.72%) Cisco Engineer
18 56 (4.56%) Server Engineer
19 55 (4.48%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (3.09%) LAMP
2 31 (2.52%) ActiveMQ
2 31 (2.52%) RabbitMQ
3 29 (2.36%) Web Services
4 10 (0.81%) WSH
5 9 (0.73%) COM
6 4 (0.33%) Middleware
6 4 (0.33%) XML
6 4 (0.33%) XSLT
7 2 (0.16%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.081%) 802.1X
8 1 (0.081%) CGI
8 1 (0.081%) COM+
8 1 (0.081%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 267 (21.72%) Data Centre
2 100 (8.14%) Clustering
3 77 (6.27%) EMC VNX
4 54 (4.39%) Blackberry
5 53 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
6 47 (3.82%) Replication
7 40 (3.25%) Enterprise Storage
8 38 (3.09%) FlexPod
9 35 (2.85%) Private Cloud
10 34 (2.77%) Computer Science
11 33 (2.69%) EMC VMAX
12 29 (2.36%) Driving Licence
13 24 (1.95%) CLARiiON
13 24 (1.95%) IBM XIV
14 23 (1.87%) Management Information System
15 22 (1.79%) HP Storage
16 21 (1.71%) HP StoreVirtual
16 21 (1.71%) Visualisation
17 20 (1.63%) Hybrid Cloud
17 20 (1.63%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 960 (78.11%) Windows
2 653 (53.13%) Windows Server
3 422 (34.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 383 (31.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 265 (21.56%) Linux
6 182 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 82 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 82 (6.67%) Windows 7
8 62 (5.04%) Windows 8
9 44 (3.58%) Unix
10 43 (3.50%) Windows XP
11 41 (3.34%) CentOS
12 36 (2.93%) Data ONTAP
13 13 (1.06%) Windows 10
14 11 (0.90%) Debian
15 9 (0.73%) Android
15 9 (0.73%) Oracle Linux
16 8 (0.65%) Mac OS X
16 8 (0.65%) Solaris
17 7 (0.57%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 432 (35.15%) ITIL
2 163 (13.26%) Presales
3 126 (10.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 104 (8.46%) Change Management
5 88 (7.16%) Migration
6 74 (6.02%) Mentoring
7 65 (5.29%) Project Management
8 56 (4.56%) Service Delivery
9 48 (3.91%) PRINCE2
10 45 (3.66%) High Availability
11 44 (3.58%) Information Security
12 39 (3.17%) Capacity Management
13 36 (2.93%) Load Balancing
14 33 (2.69%) Line Management
15 31 (2.52%) Business Continuity
15 31 (2.52%) DevOps
15 31 (2.52%) Root Cause Analysis
15 31 (2.52%) Service Management
16 30 (2.44%) Incident Management
17 28 (2.28%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 196 (15.95%) SQL
2 142 (11.55%) PowerShell
3 48 (3.91%) Bash Shell
4 44 (3.58%) Python
5 41 (3.34%) Perl
6 40 (3.25%) C
7 21 (1.71%) PHP
8 17 (1.38%) VBScript
9 16 (1.30%) Ruby
10 15 (1.22%) Shell Script
11 13 (1.06%) VB
12 12 (0.98%) VBA
13 7 (0.57%) AWK
13 7 (0.57%) C++
13 7 (0.57%) sed
14 4 (0.33%) Java
15 1 (0.081%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 688 (55.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 532 (43.29%) MCSE
3 433 (35.23%) Cisco Certification
4 361 (29.37%) CCNA
5 322 (26.20%) MCSA
6 235 (19.12%) MCITP
7 190 (15.46%) Citrix Certification
8 187 (15.22%) CCNP
9 177 (14.40%) CCA
10 146 (11.88%) VCP5
11 136 (11.07%) MCP
12 114 (9.28%) Degree
13 97 (7.89%) VCAP
14 92 (7.49%) MCTS
15 65 (5.29%) NCDA
16 64 (5.21%) CCIE
17 62 (5.04%) ITIL Certification
18 52 (4.23%) Security Cleared
19 42 (3.42%) CCDE
19 42 (3.42%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (7.00%) SLA
2 16 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (0.57%) COBIT
4 4 (0.33%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.24%) QA
6 1 (0.081%) BS7799
6 1 (0.081%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.081%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.081%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 820 (66.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 615 (50.04%) Active Directory
3 411 (33.44%) vSphere
4 268 (21.81%) Hyper-V
5 170 (13.83%) XenApp
6 115 (9.36%) VMware ESX
7 95 (7.73%) VMware ESXi
8 89 (7.24%) vCloud
9 63 (5.13%) XenDesktop
10 53 (4.31%) XenServer
11 51 (4.15%) Terminal Services
12 24 (1.95%) Xen
13 22 (1.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 19 (1.55%) NFS
15 14 (1.14%) Firmware
16 13 (1.06%) ISA Server
17 12 (0.98%) Forefront TMG
18 11 (0.90%) DFS Replication
18 11 (0.90%) UAG
19 10 (0.81%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 119 (9.68%) SCCM
2 99 (8.06%) Backup Exec
3 64 (5.21%) SCOM
4 61 (4.96%) Nagios
5 51 (4.15%) Opscode Chef
6 50 (4.07%) vRealize
7 48 (3.91%) Puppet
8 42 (3.42%) NetBackup
9 31 (2.52%) Cacti
10 30 (2.44%) WSUS
11 29 (2.36%) Norton AntiVirus
12 28 (2.28%) SCOrch
13 20 (1.63%) Opsview
14 18 (1.46%) HP Data Protector
14 18 (1.46%) Salt
15 17 (1.38%) Graphite
16 15 (1.22%) Ansible
17 14 (1.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
18 13 (1.06%) McAfee ePO
19 12 (0.98%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 1229 (100.00%) VMware
2 702 (57.12%) Microsoft
3 576 (46.87%) Cisco
4 447 (36.37%) Citrix
5 290 (23.60%) NetApp
6 260 (21.16%) HP
7 203 (16.52%) EMC
8 119 (9.68%) Symantec
9 117 (9.52%) Red Hat
10 104 (8.46%) Dell
11 93 (7.57%) IBM
12 91 (7.40%) Veeam
13 65 (5.29%) SolarWinds
14 54 (4.39%) Oracle
15 45 (3.66%) CommVault
16 40 (3.25%) CheckPoint
17 38 (3.09%) Juniper
18 35 (2.85%) Apple
19 33 (2.69%) 3PAR
20 32 (2.60%) F5
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Monmouth, Gwent
Monmouth School
Posted: 13 hours ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
West London
Poole and Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
Xchanging
Salary: Competitive!!
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus on call and additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Windsor, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum Plus DOE+Bonus+Full Expenses+Paid Conference
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: Market rate DoE
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000.00 per annum + Car allow + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £32000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bromley, Kent
CF Appointments
Salary: £38,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
AAP3
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + pension and healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare etc.
Posted: 5 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £48000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stroud, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 55,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago