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

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 451 447 447
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 550 647 682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.56% 0.60% 0.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.14% 2.19% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 508 574 579
Median salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%

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
25665 29528 31156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.27% 27.43% 27.16%
Number of salaries quoted 20805 23811 24120
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 30 August 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 30 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 -8 534 £44,000 -2.22% 37
South East +45 226 £45,000 +5.88% 20
London +5 144 £50,000 - 3
Berkshire +60 93 £52,500 +40.00% 7
South West +6 66 £37,000 -10.84% 3
Hampshire +1 63 £38,750 -8.82% 8
Bracknell - 48 £52,500 - 1
Wiltshire +34 41 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Surrey +14 40 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Southampton +14 38 £42,500 - 4
East of England +12 34 £42,500 -5.55% 3
West Midlands -7 27 £43,250 +15.33% 5
Chippenham +17 25 £42,500 -3.97%
City of London +53 23 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Hertfordshire +22 22 £50,000 +11.11%
Reading +18 22 £60,000 +84.61% 2
Buckinghamshire +12 19 £42,500 +3.03%
Gloucestershire -4 16 £44,000 +10.00% 1
Welwyn Garden City - 15 £55,000 -
Woking +7 14 £40,000 -11.11%
Birmingham -15 14 £47,500 +18.75% 1
East Midlands +11 12 £36,500 -18.88%
Yorkshire -8 12 £38,000 -18.71% 1
West Yorkshire -11 12 £38,000 -15.55% 1
North West -14 12 £47,500 +21.01% 2
Leeds -7 11 £38,000 -15.55%
Farnborough -23 11 £36,000 -24.21% 1
Milton Keynes +13 9 £42,500 +13.33%
Cheltenham -6 8 £37,000 -5.12%
Slough - 8 £34,500 - 2

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 1117 (100.00%) VMware
2 746 (66.79%) Windows
3 725 (64.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 704 (63.03%) Microsoft
5 592 (53.00%) Cisco
6 587 (52.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 583 (52.19%) Active Directory
8 490 (43.87%) MCSE
9 481 (43.06%) Windows Server
10 423 (37.87%) Citrix
11 408 (36.53%) MS Exchange
12 403 (36.08%) Cisco Certification
13 401 (35.90%) vSphere
14 400 (35.81%) Windows Server 2012
15 381 (34.11%) CCNA
16 354 (31.69%) ITIL
17 351 (31.42%) SAN
18 332 (29.72%) Firewall
19 313 (28.02%) MS Excel
20 301 (26.95%) Windows Server 2008
21 261 (23.37%) Linux
22 248 (22.20%) Office 365
23 241 (21.58%) XenApp
24 231 (20.68%) HP
25 217 (19.43%) MCSA
26 215 (19.25%) Hyper-V
27 192 (17.19%) Exchange Server 2013
28 190 (17.01%) Exchange Server 2010
29 187 (16.74%) MCITP
30 186 (16.65%) WAN

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
1 408 (36.53%) MS Exchange
2 192 (17.19%) Exchange Server 2013
3 190 (17.01%) Exchange Server 2010
4 112 (10.03%) Exchange Server 2007
5 98 (8.77%) IIS
6 67 (6.00%) SharePoint
7 36 (3.22%) Apache
7 36 (3.22%) Exchange Server 2003
8 35 (3.13%) Skype for Business
9 24 (2.15%) nginx
10 10 (0.90%) CMS
11 9 (0.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 8 (0.72%) Tomcat
13 6 (0.54%) OpenStack
14 5 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
14 5 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
15 4 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2000
16 3 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
17 2 (0.18%) CloudStack
17 2 (0.18%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 313 (28.02%) MS Excel
2 42 (3.76%) MS Office
3 16 (1.43%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.45%) MS Project
5 1 (0.090%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
1 10 (0.90%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 248 (22.20%) Office 365
2 104 (9.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 56 (5.01%) Amazon AWS
4 33 (2.95%) Cloud Computing
5 31 (2.78%) IaaS
6 15 (1.34%) SaaS
7 8 (0.72%) Azure Active Directory
8 7 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (0.45%) Mimecast
10 4 (0.36%) PaaS
11 3 (0.27%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.18%) Nimbula
13 1 (0.090%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 351 (31.42%) SAN
2 332 (29.72%) Firewall
3 186 (16.65%) WAN
4 181 (16.20%) DNS
5 169 (15.13%) LAN
6 139 (12.44%) DHCP
7 124 (11.10%) TCP/IP
8 117 (10.47%) Cisco ASA
9 109 (9.76%) VPN
10 75 (6.71%) NAS
11 72 (6.45%) VLAN
12 65 (5.82%) VoIP
13 57 (5.10%) NetScaler
14 56 (5.01%) Wireless
15 50 (4.48%) iSCSI
16 49 (4.39%) Internet
16 49 (4.39%) MPLS
17 41 (3.67%) Cisco Nexus
18 36 (3.22%) Network Security
19 33 (2.95%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (14.23%) SQL Server
2 34 (3.04%) MySQL
3 28 (2.51%) SQL Server 2005
4 27 (2.42%) Oracle Database
4 27 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (1.34%) Relational Database
7 10 (0.90%) InterSystems Cache
7 10 (0.90%) NoSQL
7 10 (0.90%) Redis
8 5 (0.45%) Big Data
9 4 (0.36%) Azure SQL Database
9 4 (0.36%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (0.27%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (0.27%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.27%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.27%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (0.18%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 9 (0.81%) Sonatype Nexus
2 8 (0.72%) JIRA
3 5 (0.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (0.27%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.27%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.27%) Subversion
5 2 (0.18%) MSI
General
1 172 (15.40%) Finance
2 50 (4.48%) Retail
3 43 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 22 (1.97%) Pharmaceutical
5 20 (1.79%) Law
6 16 (1.43%) Advertising
7 15 (1.34%) Billing
8 14 (1.25%) French Language
9 11 (0.98%) Back Office
9 11 (0.98%) Banking
10 8 (0.72%) Legal
11 7 (0.63%) Marketing
12 5 (0.45%) Automotive
12 5 (0.45%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.27%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 322 (28.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 198 (17.73%) VMware Engineer
3 144 (12.89%) Consultant
4 142 (12.71%) Support Engineer
5 118 (10.56%) Analyst
6 113 (10.12%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 108 (9.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 90 (8.06%) Systems Engineer
9 85 (7.61%) 3rd Line Support
10 80 (7.16%) Architect
11 75 (6.71%) Windows Engineer
12 73 (6.54%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 57 (5.10%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 57 (5.10%) Administrator
14 55 (4.92%) Linux Engineer
15 54 (4.83%) Infrastructure Support
15 54 (4.83%) Network Engineer
15 54 (4.83%) Senior VMware Engineer
15 54 (4.83%) Systems Administrator
16 52 (4.66%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (3.04%) LAMP
2 24 (2.15%) LEMP Stack
3 19 (1.70%) Web Services
4 11 (0.98%) .NET
4 11 (0.98%) HTML
5 7 (0.63%) WSH
6 4 (0.36%) COM
6 4 (0.36%) SAP Basis
6 4 (0.36%) XML
6 4 (0.36%) X-Windows
7 3 (0.27%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (0.27%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (0.18%) Middleware
8 2 (0.18%) XSLT
9 1 (0.090%) ADSI
9 1 (0.090%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 184 (16.47%) Data Centre
2 85 (7.61%) Clustering
3 60 (5.37%) Replication
4 54 (4.83%) Analytical Skills
5 45 (4.03%) EMC VNX
6 42 (3.76%) Driving Licence
7 31 (2.78%) Computer Science
8 29 (2.60%) Management Information System
9 26 (2.33%) PKI
9 26 (2.33%) VCE vBlock
10 25 (2.24%) FMCG
10 25 (2.24%) Visualisation
11 22 (1.97%) Enterprise Storage
12 21 (1.88%) Statistics
13 18 (1.61%) EqualLogic
14 16 (1.43%) FlexPod
15 15 (1.34%) Cryptography
16 14 (1.25%) Blackberry
16 14 (1.25%) Private Cloud
17 13 (1.16%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 746 (66.79%) Windows
2 481 (43.06%) Windows Server
3 400 (35.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 301 (26.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 261 (23.37%) Linux
6 146 (13.07%) Windows Server 2003
7 87 (7.79%) Windows 7
8 85 (7.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 72 (6.45%) Windows 8
10 55 (4.92%) Unix
11 47 (4.21%) Windows 10
12 44 (3.94%) CentOS
13 33 (2.95%) Windows XP
14 23 (2.06%) VMS
15 21 (1.88%) Data ONTAP
16 18 (1.61%) Fedora
17 17 (1.52%) Windows NT
18 15 (1.34%) Windows 2000
19 14 (1.25%) Ubuntu
20 9 (0.81%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 354 (31.69%) ITIL
2 108 (9.67%) Presales
3 75 (6.71%) Migration
4 73 (6.54%) Disaster Recovery
5 71 (6.36%) Project Management
6 63 (5.64%) Load Balancing
7 57 (5.10%) Service Management
8 53 (4.74%) Change Control
8 53 (4.74%) Mentoring
8 53 (4.74%) PRINCE2
9 52 (4.66%) Service Delivery
10 48 (4.30%) Continuous Improvement
11 44 (3.94%) Line Management
12 41 (3.67%) Time Management
13 39 (3.49%) Problem Management
14 38 (3.40%) Server Virtualisation
15 37 (3.31%) High Availability
16 34 (3.04%) Change Management
17 32 (2.86%) E-Commerce
18 30 (2.69%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 172 (15.40%) PowerShell
2 154 (13.79%) SQL
3 30 (2.69%) VBScript
4 28 (2.51%) PHP
5 25 (2.24%) Bash Shell
6 23 (2.06%) Perl
7 21 (1.88%) Python
8 14 (1.25%) Shell Script
9 12 (1.07%) VB
10 11 (0.98%) JavaScript
11 9 (0.81%) C
12 6 (0.54%) Ruby
13 1 (0.090%) VBA
Qualifications
1 587 (52.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 490 (43.87%) MCSE
3 403 (36.08%) Cisco Certification
4 381 (34.11%) CCNA
5 217 (19.43%) MCSA
6 187 (16.74%) MCITP
7 176 (15.76%) Citrix Certification
8 163 (14.59%) CCA
9 138 (12.35%) MCP
10 117 (10.47%) CCNP
11 101 (9.04%) Security Cleared
12 84 (7.52%) SC Cleared
13 82 (7.34%) VCP5
14 70 (6.27%) Degree
15 69 (6.18%) VCAP
16 68 (6.09%) RHCSA
17 48 (4.30%) MCTS
18 46 (4.12%) RHCE
19 42 (3.76%) VCP6
20 39 (3.49%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (8.50%) SLA
2 28 (2.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (2.51%) PCI DSS
3 14 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (0.72%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.54%) QA
6 2 (0.18%) COBIT
7 1 (0.090%) DICOM
7 1 (0.090%) HL7
System Software
1 725 (64.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 583 (52.19%) Active Directory
3 401 (35.90%) vSphere
4 241 (21.58%) XenApp
5 215 (19.25%) Hyper-V
6 110 (9.85%) VMware ESXi
7 107 (9.58%) VMware ESX
8 99 (8.86%) vCloud
9 86 (7.70%) XenDesktop
10 62 (5.55%) Virtual Servers
11 48 (4.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 35 (3.13%) Terminal Services
13 34 (3.04%) Virtual Machines
14 32 (2.86%) Virtual Desktop
15 29 (2.60%) NFS
16 26 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
17 17 (1.52%) VMware Server
17 17 (1.52%) XenServer
18 15 (1.34%) Firmware
19 14 (1.25%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 144 (12.89%) SCCM
2 54 (4.83%) vRealize
3 44 (3.94%) SCOM
4 34 (3.04%) Nagios
5 30 (2.69%) vMotion
6 27 (2.42%) Backup Exec
7 24 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
8 23 (2.06%) Puppet
9 18 (1.61%) NetBackup
10 14 (1.25%) Cisco UCCX
11 11 (0.98%) SCVMM
11 11 (0.98%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 10 (0.90%) Ansible
12 10 (0.90%) Cacti
13 7 (0.63%) Cisco CUCM
13 7 (0.63%) FortiGate
13 7 (0.63%) Microsoft Clustering
13 7 (0.63%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 7 (0.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 6 (0.54%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 1117 (100.00%) VMware
2 704 (63.03%) Microsoft
3 592 (53.00%) Cisco
4 423 (37.87%) Citrix
5 231 (20.68%) HP
6 161 (14.41%) NetApp
7 153 (13.70%) Red Hat
8 121 (10.83%) EMC
9 115 (10.30%) Dell
10 93 (8.33%) Veeam
11 72 (6.45%) CheckPoint
12 56 (5.01%) Juniper
13 54 (4.83%) IBM
13 54 (4.83%) Oracle
14 51 (4.57%) SolarWinds
15 50 (4.48%) Symantec
16 40 (3.58%) SonicWALL
17 38 (3.40%) Dell Compellent
18 35 (3.13%) Veritas
19 31 (2.78%) CommVault
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Vadis People
Salary: circ £38,000 - £45,000 + Good Package
Posted: 57 minutes ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + On-call + O/T +++
Posted: 6 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, 25 days hol, Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Recommend Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum 10 % bonus, healthcare, pension, lif
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70k - £80k basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Team Jobs
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum 28-33days hols,pension,private medic
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£90,000 plus 15% bonus and benefits (some flex)
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £40,000 pa + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Scotland
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 14 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Car Allow, Bonus, Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth
aap3
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus + Attractive package
Posted: 11 days ago
Surrey
Recommend Recruitment
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 + bonus + healthcare + pension + additional benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Cambridge
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
South East England
IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + See description
Posted: 14 days ago
Bracknell
Networx
Posted: 15 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car + competitive bonus and bens
Posted: 22 days ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
Foundation IT
Salary: We offer competitive salary and benefits for the appropriate candidate
Posted: 21 days ago
Farnborough
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago