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

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 455 433 473
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +40
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 567 708 646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.58% 0.64% 0.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.18% 2.36% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 526 619 540
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £31,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -2.38%

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
26055 30058 32064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.57% 27.36% 27.22%
Number of salaries quoted 21070 23947 25135
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £65,500 £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 July 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 July 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
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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 -20 537 £45,000 - 43
South East +40 229 £45,000 +5.88% 14
London -1 150 £50,000 - 16
Berkshire +55 85 £52,500 +10.52% 4
Hampshire +2 66 £40,000 -5.88% 8
South West +15 59 £37,000 -7.50% 5
Surrey +25 49 £45,000 +12.50%
Bracknell - 49 £52,500 - 1
East of England +6 38 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Southampton +14 32 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Wiltshire +32 29 £36,250 -14.70% 3
Hertfordshire +28 26 £55,000 +22.22% 2
City of London +62 25 £52,500 - 2
West Midlands -29 22 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Gloucestershire +4 20 £40,000 +1.26% 2
Chippenham +14 19 £43,000 -2.84% 1
Reading +19 15 £60,000 +57.89% 3
Buckinghamshire +18 15 £42,500 -5.55%
Welwyn Garden City +11 15 £55,000 +18.91% 1
Birmingham -13 15 £47,500 +18.75% 1
North West -21 14 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Woking - 14 £42,500 -
Cheltenham +1 13 £37,000 - 1
East Midlands +12 11 £33,000 -5.71% 2
Yorkshire 0 11 £38,000 -10.58% 3
West Yorkshire -2 11 £38,000 -7.87% 2
Fareham -6 11 £25,500 +6.25%
Farnborough -20 11 £36,000 -24.21%
Milton Keynes +15 10 £42,500 +13.33%
Leeds +12 10 £38,000 -7.87% 1

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 1151 (100.00%) VMware
2 780 (67.77%) Windows
3 737 (64.03%) Microsoft
4 720 (62.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 642 (55.78%) Cisco
6 606 (52.65%) Active Directory
7 599 (52.04%) Microsoft Certification
8 520 (45.18%) Windows Server
9 492 (42.75%) MCSE
10 443 (38.49%) Citrix
11 413 (35.88%) Cisco Certification
12 399 (34.67%) MS Exchange
13 395 (34.32%) Windows Server 2012
14 388 (33.71%) vSphere
15 384 (33.36%) SAN
16 378 (32.84%) CCNA
17 353 (30.67%) ITIL
17 353 (30.67%) Firewall
18 329 (28.58%) MS Excel
19 317 (27.54%) Windows Server 2008
20 256 (22.24%) HP
21 245 (21.29%) Office 365
22 244 (21.20%) XenApp
23 240 (20.85%) Linux
24 223 (19.37%) Hyper-V
25 221 (19.20%) MCSA
26 199 (17.29%) DNS
27 197 (17.12%) NetApp
28 195 (16.94%) Data Centre
29 191 (16.59%) 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
1 399 (34.67%) MS Exchange
2 190 (16.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 186 (16.16%) Exchange Server 2013
4 105 (9.12%) Exchange Server 2007
5 90 (7.82%) IIS
6 68 (5.91%) SharePoint
7 44 (3.82%) Skype for Business
8 36 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
9 28 (2.43%) Apache
10 16 (1.39%) nginx
11 15 (1.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 12 (1.04%) Tomcat
13 8 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
14 7 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2000
15 6 (0.52%) CMS
15 6 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
16 4 (0.35%) CloudStack
16 4 (0.35%) OpenStack
17 3 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
18 2 (0.17%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 329 (28.58%) MS Excel
2 41 (3.56%) MS Office
3 12 (1.04%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 245 (21.29%) Office 365
2 100 (8.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 62 (5.39%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (2.09%) IaaS
5 23 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (1.04%) SaaS
7 8 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
8 7 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
9 6 (0.52%) Mimecast
10 4 (0.35%) PaaS
11 3 (0.26%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.17%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 384 (33.36%) SAN
2 353 (30.67%) Firewall
3 199 (17.29%) DNS
4 187 (16.25%) WAN
5 169 (14.68%) LAN
6 151 (13.12%) DHCP
7 123 (10.69%) TCP/IP
8 119 (10.34%) Cisco ASA
9 112 (9.73%) VPN
10 82 (7.12%) NAS
11 78 (6.78%) VLAN
12 65 (5.65%) VoIP
13 63 (5.47%) NetScaler
14 55 (4.78%) MPLS
15 49 (4.26%) iSCSI
15 49 (4.26%) Wireless
16 45 (3.91%) Network Security
17 44 (3.82%) Cisco Nexus
18 41 (3.56%) Internet
19 24 (2.09%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (13.55%) SQL Server
2 36 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
3 28 (2.43%) Oracle Database
4 22 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
5 21 (1.82%) MySQL
6 12 (1.04%) Relational Database
7 10 (0.87%) SQL Server 2014
8 9 (0.78%) Big Data
9 7 (0.61%) Hadoop
9 7 (0.61%) MongoDB
10 6 (0.52%) InterSystems Cache
10 6 (0.52%) NoSQL
10 6 (0.52%) Redis
11 4 (0.35%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (0.26%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 10 (0.87%) JIRA
2 9 (0.78%) Sonatype Nexus
3 7 (0.61%) Git (software)
3 7 (0.61%) Subversion
4 5 (0.43%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.17%) MSI
General
1 176 (15.29%) Finance
2 50 (4.34%) Retail
3 43 (3.74%) Telecoms
4 21 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
5 17 (1.48%) Law
6 16 (1.39%) Banking
7 15 (1.30%) Back Office
8 14 (1.22%) Advertising
9 12 (1.04%) Billing
10 10 (0.87%) French Language
11 8 (0.70%) Legal
11 8 (0.70%) Marketing
12 7 (0.61%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.35%) Automotive
14 3 (0.26%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 329 (28.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 208 (18.07%) VMware Engineer
3 152 (13.21%) Support Engineer
4 142 (12.34%) Consultant
5 118 (10.25%) Analyst
6 110 (9.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 110 (9.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 90 (7.82%) Windows Engineer
8 84 (7.30%) Systems Engineer
9 83 (7.21%) Architect
10 72 (6.26%) 3rd Line Support
11 70 (6.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 65 (5.65%) Cisco Engineer
13 64 (5.56%) Network Engineer
14 58 (5.04%) Administrator
15 56 (4.87%) Systems Administrator
16 52 (4.52%) Infrastructure Support
16 52 (4.52%) Senior VMware Engineer
16 52 (4.52%) Server Engineer
17 50 (4.34%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (2.09%) LAMP
2 18 (1.56%) Web Services
3 16 (1.39%) LEMP Stack
4 11 (0.96%) HTML
5 10 (0.87%) .NET
6 7 (0.61%) ActiveMQ
6 7 (0.61%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (0.43%) COM
8 3 (0.26%) XML
9 2 (0.17%) Middleware
9 2 (0.17%) XSLT
10 1 (0.087%) ADSI
10 1 (0.087%) Flash
10 1 (0.087%) SAP Basis
10 1 (0.087%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 195 (16.94%) Data Centre
2 76 (6.60%) Clustering
3 65 (5.65%) Replication
4 50 (4.34%) EMC VNX
5 48 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
6 34 (2.95%) Driving Licence
7 33 (2.87%) Management Information System
8 31 (2.69%) Computer Science
9 28 (2.43%) Enterprise Storage
9 28 (2.43%) Visualisation
10 26 (2.26%) VCE vBlock
11 23 (2.00%) Blackberry
11 23 (2.00%) FMCG
12 22 (1.91%) PKI
13 20 (1.74%) EqualLogic
14 18 (1.56%) FlexPod
15 17 (1.48%) User Experience
16 15 (1.30%) iPad
16 15 (1.30%) Private Cloud
16 15 (1.30%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 780 (67.77%) Windows
2 520 (45.18%) Windows Server
3 395 (34.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 317 (27.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 240 (20.85%) Linux
6 160 (13.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 85 (7.38%) Windows 7
8 71 (6.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 68 (5.91%) Windows 8
10 55 (4.78%) Unix
11 43 (3.74%) CentOS
11 43 (3.74%) Windows 10
12 30 (2.61%) Windows XP
13 27 (2.35%) Data ONTAP
14 22 (1.91%) VMS
15 16 (1.39%) Windows 2000
15 16 (1.39%) Windows NT
16 10 (0.87%) Fedora
17 9 (0.78%) Android
17 9 (0.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 353 (30.67%) ITIL
2 108 (9.38%) Presales
3 77 (6.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 75 (6.52%) Migration
5 67 (5.82%) Project Management
6 62 (5.39%) PRINCE2
7 59 (5.13%) Service Management
8 55 (4.78%) Mentoring
9 52 (4.52%) Continuous Improvement
10 51 (4.43%) Change Control
10 51 (4.43%) Line Management
11 50 (4.34%) Load Balancing
12 49 (4.26%) Change Management
12 49 (4.26%) Service Delivery
13 44 (3.82%) Server Virtualisation
14 37 (3.21%) High Availability
15 33 (2.87%) Problem Management
15 33 (2.87%) Time Management
16 30 (2.61%) ITIL V3
17 29 (2.52%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 171 (14.86%) SQL
2 159 (13.81%) PowerShell
3 27 (2.35%) Bash Shell
4 21 (1.82%) Python
4 21 (1.82%) VBScript
5 19 (1.65%) C
6 18 (1.56%) Perl
7 17 (1.48%) PHP
8 15 (1.30%) VB
9 12 (1.04%) Shell Script
10 11 (0.96%) JavaScript
11 8 (0.70%) Ruby
12 5 (0.43%) VBA
13 1 (0.087%) C#
13 1 (0.087%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 599 (52.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 492 (42.75%) MCSE
3 413 (35.88%) Cisco Certification
4 378 (32.84%) CCNA
5 221 (19.20%) MCSA
6 191 (16.59%) MCITP
7 176 (15.29%) Citrix Certification
8 162 (14.07%) CCA
9 131 (11.38%) MCP
10 129 (11.21%) CCNP
11 99 (8.60%) VCP5
12 91 (7.91%) Security Cleared
13 83 (7.21%) Degree
14 73 (6.34%) SC Cleared
15 61 (5.30%) VCAP
16 54 (4.69%) MCTS
17 52 (4.52%) RHCSA
18 39 (3.39%) VCP6
19 38 (3.30%) RHCE
20 32 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (9.04%) SLA
2 31 (2.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (1.04%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (0.78%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.52%) QA
7 3 (0.26%) BS7799
8 2 (0.17%) COBIT
9 1 (0.087%) DICOM
9 1 (0.087%) HL7
System Software
1 720 (62.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 606 (52.65%) Active Directory
3 388 (33.71%) vSphere
4 244 (21.20%) XenApp
5 223 (19.37%) Hyper-V
6 127 (11.03%) VMware ESXi
7 109 (9.47%) VMware ESX
8 101 (8.77%) XenDesktop
9 83 (7.21%) vCloud
10 53 (4.60%) Virtual Servers
11 42 (3.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 34 (2.95%) Virtual Machines
13 32 (2.78%) Terminal Services
14 26 (2.26%) Microsoft App-V
15 24 (2.09%) Virtual Desktop
15 24 (2.09%) XenServer
16 20 (1.74%) NFS
17 16 (1.39%) VMware Server
18 15 (1.30%) Firmware
19 14 (1.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 143 (12.42%) SCCM
2 54 (4.69%) SCOM
3 50 (4.34%) vRealize
4 42 (3.65%) Nagios
5 32 (2.78%) Backup Exec
6 31 (2.69%) vMotion
7 24 (2.09%) Opscode Chef
8 23 (2.00%) Puppet
9 18 (1.56%) NetBackup
10 14 (1.22%) Cacti
10 14 (1.22%) Microsoft Clustering
10 14 (1.22%) SCVMM
11 12 (1.04%) Cisco UCCX
12 11 (0.96%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 10 (0.87%) Ansible
14 9 (0.78%) Cisco CUCM
14 9 (0.78%) Salt
15 8 (0.70%) McAfee ePO
16 7 (0.61%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
16 7 (0.61%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 1151 (100.00%) VMware
2 737 (64.03%) Microsoft
3 642 (55.78%) Cisco
4 443 (38.49%) Citrix
5 256 (22.24%) HP
6 197 (17.12%) NetApp
7 137 (11.90%) Red Hat
8 135 (11.73%) Dell
9 133 (11.56%) EMC
10 91 (7.91%) Veeam
11 83 (7.21%) CheckPoint
12 68 (5.91%) Juniper
13 57 (4.95%) IBM
13 57 (4.95%) Symantec
14 55 (4.78%) Oracle
15 43 (3.74%) SonicWALL
16 42 (3.65%) SolarWinds
17 37 (3.21%) 3PAR
18 34 (2.95%) Dell Compellent
19 30 (2.61%) F5
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits 7.2k Car Allowance,Training, Overt
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits 7.2k Car Allowance,Training, Overt
Posted: 6 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £46,000 to £58,000 per annum + on call + company benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + Pension + Health +++
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £26000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
Experis Ltd
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Quarterly Bonus, Pension etc...
Posted: 6 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Colossus Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£80,000 plus 15% bonus and benefits (some flex)
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: C£80,000 base plus 15% bonus and benefits (some flex)
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £80k basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
FICO
Salary: Salary depends on experience
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 basic + 30% shift + 10% Bonus + Excellent Benefits (£84,
Posted: 6 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Racker Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 16 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 22 days ago