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

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 479 440 423
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -17
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 499 678 749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.52% 0.62% 0.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.01% 2.27% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 449 593 644
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -

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
24802 29895 30684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.04% 27.29% 27.19%
Number of salaries quoted 19900 24117 23949
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 -39 485 £42,500 -5.55% 42
South East +65 198 £42,500 - 12
London -22 125 £45,000 -5.26% 14
Berkshire +84 75 £52,500 +16.66% 3
Hampshire +26 65 £40,000 -11.11% 3
South West -5 57 £35,750 -11.72% 5
Wiltshire +26 39 £35,000 -20.92% 2
East of England +1 38 £43,500 -3.33% 2
Southampton +22 37 £42,500 - 2
Bracknell - 35 £52,500 -
Surrey -13 26 £40,750 +1.87% 2
Chippenham +17 25 £35,000 -20.92% 1
West Midlands -3 25 £37,500 - 5
Reading +30 22 £77,500 +138.46% 2
Hertfordshire +7 22 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Buckinghamshire +16 19 £42,500 +3.03% 2
City of London +34 18 £46,250 +6.32% 3
North West -31 18 £37,500 -7.40% 1
East Midlands +26 16 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Manchester -28 13 £36,250 -9.37% 1
Cambridgeshire +17 12 £43,500 +3.57%
Welwyn Garden City - 12 £50,000 -
Birmingham -19 11 £37,500 -16.66%
Woking 0 10 £40,000 -11.11%
Farnborough -9 10 £37,500 -21.05%
Cambridge +19 9 £43,500 +1.16%
West Yorkshire -30 9 £38,000 -15.55% 1
Yorkshire -44 9 £38,000 -15.55% 1
Slough - 9 £32,500 - 1
Gloucestershire -14 8 £52,500 +31.25% 2

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 1078 (100.00%) VMware
2 741 (68.74%) Windows
3 719 (66.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 705 (65.40%) Microsoft
5 598 (55.47%) Active Directory
6 585 (54.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 550 (51.02%) Cisco
8 491 (45.55%) MCSE
9 468 (43.41%) Windows Server
10 422 (39.15%) MS Exchange
11 409 (37.94%) Windows Server 2012
12 394 (36.55%) Cisco Certification
13 393 (36.46%) Citrix
14 389 (36.09%) vSphere
15 380 (35.25%) CCNA
16 370 (34.32%) ITIL
17 331 (30.71%) SAN
18 320 (29.68%) MS Excel
19 311 (28.85%) Firewall
20 301 (27.92%) Windows Server 2008
21 271 (25.14%) Linux
22 251 (23.28%) Office 365
23 240 (22.26%) HP
24 229 (21.24%) MCSA
25 228 (21.15%) Hyper-V
26 218 (20.22%) XenApp
27 210 (19.48%) Exchange Server 2010
28 198 (18.37%) Exchange Server 2013
29 196 (18.18%) DNS
30 185 (17.16%) MCITP

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
1 422 (39.15%) MS Exchange
2 210 (19.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 198 (18.37%) Exchange Server 2013
4 121 (11.22%) Exchange Server 2007
5 95 (8.81%) IIS
6 69 (6.40%) SharePoint
7 42 (3.90%) Apache
8 33 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2003
9 31 (2.88%) nginx
9 31 (2.88%) Skype for Business
10 10 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 10 (0.93%) CMS
10 10 (0.93%) OpenStack
11 6 (0.56%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
12 5 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2000
14 2 (0.19%) Eucalyptus
14 2 (0.19%) SAS
Applications
1 320 (29.68%) MS Excel
2 51 (4.73%) MS Office
3 20 (1.86%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.46%) MS Project
5 4 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (0.93%) Magento
2 9 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.19%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 251 (23.28%) Office 365
2 105 (9.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 54 (5.01%) Amazon AWS
4 39 (3.62%) Cloud Computing
5 32 (2.97%) IaaS
6 21 (1.95%) SaaS
7 11 (1.02%) PaaS
8 7 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
9 5 (0.46%) Mimecast
10 4 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.28%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.19%) Nimbula
13 1 (0.093%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 331 (30.71%) SAN
2 311 (28.85%) Firewall
3 196 (18.18%) DNS
4 180 (16.70%) WAN
5 167 (15.49%) LAN
6 152 (14.10%) DHCP
7 130 (12.06%) TCP/IP
8 110 (10.20%) Cisco ASA
9 105 (9.74%) VPN
10 77 (7.14%) VLAN
11 64 (5.94%) NAS
12 57 (5.29%) Wireless
13 55 (5.10%) VoIP
14 51 (4.73%) NetScaler
15 50 (4.64%) Internet
16 48 (4.45%) iSCSI
17 39 (3.62%) MPLS
18 36 (3.34%) Fibre Channel
19 26 (2.41%) FTP
19 26 (2.41%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (15.03%) SQL Server
2 42 (3.90%) MySQL
3 27 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 26 (2.41%) Oracle Database
5 25 (2.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (1.39%) Relational Database
7 14 (1.30%) InterSystems Cache
7 14 (1.30%) NoSQL
7 14 (1.30%) Redis
8 13 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (0.65%) Data Mining
10 6 (0.56%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (0.37%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (0.28%) Big Data
13 2 (0.19%) SQL Server 2014
14 1 (0.093%) Amazon RDS
14 1 (0.093%) Hadoop
14 1 (0.093%) MongoDB
14 1 (0.093%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 1 (0.093%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (0.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 7 (0.65%) JIRA
3 5 (0.46%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (0.19%) MSI
5 1 (0.093%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.093%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.093%) Subversion
General
1 153 (14.19%) Finance
2 45 (4.17%) Retail
3 39 (3.62%) Telecoms
4 20 (1.86%) Pharmaceutical
5 17 (1.58%) French Language
6 16 (1.48%) Law
7 15 (1.39%) Billing
8 14 (1.30%) Advertising
9 11 (1.02%) Banking
10 9 (0.83%) Legal
11 8 (0.74%) Back Office
12 7 (0.65%) Marketing
13 5 (0.46%) Automotive
14 4 (0.37%) Manufacturing
15 3 (0.28%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.19%) Games
Job Titles
1 325 (30.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 176 (16.33%) VMware Engineer
3 142 (13.17%) Support Engineer
4 130 (12.06%) Consultant
5 123 (11.41%) Analyst
6 120 (11.13%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 106 (9.83%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 83 (7.70%) 3rd Line Support
9 79 (7.33%) Systems Engineer
10 73 (6.77%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 71 (6.59%) Architect
11 71 (6.59%) Windows Engineer
12 61 (5.66%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 61 (5.66%) Administrator
13 58 (5.38%) Systems Administrator
14 52 (4.82%) Infrastructure Support
15 51 (4.73%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
16 49 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
17 48 (4.45%) Cloud Engineer
17 48 (4.45%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (3.90%) LAMP
2 31 (2.88%) LEMP Stack
3 18 (1.67%) Web Services
4 9 (0.83%) .NET
4 9 (0.83%) HTML
5 7 (0.65%) WSH
6 4 (0.37%) COM
6 4 (0.37%) SAP Basis
6 4 (0.37%) X-Windows
7 3 (0.28%) XML
8 2 (0.19%) XSLT
9 1 (0.093%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (0.093%) ADSI
9 1 (0.093%) Flash
9 1 (0.093%) Middleware
9 1 (0.093%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 174 (16.14%) Data Centre
2 94 (8.72%) Clustering
3 62 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
4 56 (5.19%) Replication
5 46 (4.27%) Driving Licence
6 33 (3.06%) EMC VNX
7 29 (2.69%) Management Information System
8 28 (2.60%) Computer Science
9 26 (2.41%) Statistics
10 25 (2.32%) VCE vBlock
11 23 (2.13%) PKI
12 22 (2.04%) FMCG
13 20 (1.86%) Private Cloud
13 20 (1.86%) Visualisation
14 18 (1.67%) Enterprise Storage
15 15 (1.39%) Cryptography
16 13 (1.21%) User Experience
17 12 (1.11%) Fat Client
17 12 (1.11%) N-Tier
17 12 (1.11%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 741 (68.74%) Windows
2 468 (43.41%) Windows Server
3 409 (37.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 301 (27.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 271 (25.14%) Linux
6 145 (13.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 87 (8.07%) Windows 7
8 86 (7.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 69 (6.40%) Windows 8
10 48 (4.45%) Unix
11 43 (3.99%) Windows 10
12 35 (3.25%) CentOS
13 31 (2.88%) Windows XP
14 22 (2.04%) Fedora
14 22 (2.04%) VMS
15 18 (1.67%) Windows NT
16 17 (1.58%) Windows 2000
17 15 (1.39%) Data ONTAP
17 15 (1.39%) Ubuntu
18 9 (0.83%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 370 (34.32%) ITIL
2 99 (9.18%) Presales
3 77 (7.14%) Migration
4 75 (6.96%) Load Balancing
5 73 (6.77%) Project Management
6 66 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
7 61 (5.66%) Service Delivery
8 50 (4.64%) Mentoring
8 50 (4.64%) Service Management
9 46 (4.27%) Change Control
10 44 (4.08%) Problem Management
10 44 (4.08%) Server Virtualisation
11 43 (3.99%) PRINCE2
12 40 (3.71%) Line Management
13 38 (3.53%) High Availability
14 35 (3.25%) E-Commerce
15 33 (3.06%) Continuous Improvement
15 33 (3.06%) ITIL V3
15 33 (3.06%) Time Management
16 29 (2.69%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 170 (15.77%) PowerShell
2 149 (13.82%) SQL
3 36 (3.34%) PHP
4 31 (2.88%) Bash Shell
5 29 (2.69%) VBScript
6 20 (1.86%) Perl
7 15 (1.39%) Python
8 12 (1.11%) Shell Script
9 11 (1.02%) VB
10 9 (0.83%) JavaScript
11 8 (0.74%) C
12 4 (0.37%) Ruby
13 1 (0.093%) VBA
Qualifications
1 585 (54.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 491 (45.55%) MCSE
3 394 (36.55%) Cisco Certification
4 380 (35.25%) CCNA
5 229 (21.24%) MCSA
6 185 (17.16%) MCITP
7 161 (14.94%) Citrix Certification
8 151 (14.01%) MCP
9 148 (13.73%) CCA
10 103 (9.55%) CCNP
11 94 (8.72%) Security Cleared
12 79 (7.33%) SC Cleared
13 74 (6.86%) Degree
14 73 (6.77%) RHCSA
14 73 (6.77%) VCP5
15 69 (6.40%) VCAP
16 51 (4.73%) MCTS
17 49 (4.55%) RHCE
18 41 (3.80%) RHCA
19 39 (3.62%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (8.16%) SLA
2 30 (2.78%) PCI DSS
3 26 (2.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (0.65%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.46%) QA
7 2 (0.19%) COBIT
8 1 (0.093%) DICOM
8 1 (0.093%) HL7
System Software
1 719 (66.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 598 (55.47%) Active Directory
3 389 (36.09%) vSphere
4 228 (21.15%) Hyper-V
5 218 (20.22%) XenApp
6 109 (10.11%) VMware ESX
7 108 (10.02%) vCloud
8 99 (9.18%) VMware ESXi
9 74 (6.86%) XenDesktop
10 69 (6.40%) Virtual Servers
11 46 (4.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 45 (4.17%) Terminal Services
13 39 (3.62%) Virtual Desktop
14 35 (3.25%) NFS
14 35 (3.25%) Virtual Machines
15 20 (1.86%) Microsoft App-V
16 19 (1.76%) VMware Server
16 19 (1.76%) XenServer
17 17 (1.58%) Postfix
17 17 (1.58%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 152 (14.10%) SCCM
2 49 (4.55%) vRealize
3 45 (4.17%) SCOM
4 29 (2.69%) Backup Exec
5 25 (2.32%) Nagios
5 25 (2.32%) vMotion
6 19 (1.76%) Opscode Chef
6 19 (1.76%) PowerCLI
7 18 (1.67%) NetBackup
7 18 (1.67%) Puppet
8 17 (1.58%) Cisco UCCX
8 17 (1.58%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 10 (0.93%) Cisco CUCM
10 9 (0.83%) Ansible
11 8 (0.74%) NetVault Backup
12 7 (0.65%) FortiGate
12 7 (0.65%) Microsoft Clustering
12 7 (0.65%) SCVMM
12 7 (0.65%) SolarWinds Orion
12 7 (0.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 1078 (100.00%) VMware
2 705 (65.40%) Microsoft
3 550 (51.02%) Cisco
4 393 (36.46%) Citrix
5 240 (22.26%) HP
6 157 (14.56%) Red Hat
7 143 (13.27%) NetApp
8 102 (9.46%) EMC
9 97 (9.00%) Dell
10 91 (8.44%) Veeam
11 72 (6.68%) CheckPoint
12 60 (5.57%) IBM
13 53 (4.92%) SolarWinds
14 51 (4.73%) Juniper
15 50 (4.64%) Oracle
16 45 (4.17%) Symantec
17 39 (3.62%) Veritas
18 36 (3.34%) SonicWALL
19 35 (3.25%) Dell Compellent
20 29 (2.69%) CommVault
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 33 minutes ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Cyber Team
Salary: From £300 to £35,000 per annum Benefits Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + On-call + O/T +++
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
WA Consultants
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £27000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + pension etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Cyber Team
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Barnet, London
The SmartList
Posted: 8 days ago
Enfield, Middlesex
The SmartList
Posted: 7 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to £90,000 base plus 15% bonus and benefits (some flex)
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£90,000 plus 15% bonus and benefits (some flex)
Posted: 6 days ago
London
IQ Telecom
Salary: £58000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon
aap3
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Training
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
IQ Public Sector
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Rewards and Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £32500 - £37500 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago