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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
UK
Rank 505 465 428
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -37
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 370 556 699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.45% 0.56% 0.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.77% 1.99% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 331 496 592
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-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
20939 28002 29341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.23% 28.05% 27.95%
Number of salaries quoted 16560 22410 23471
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,823 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,550 £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 21 January 2017 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 21 January 2017. 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 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 -31 325 £42,500 - 31
London +1 113 £55,000 +17.02% 9
South East +4 64 £40,000 -12.08% 6
East of England +15 34 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Hampshire +6 28 £50,000 +25.00% 2
West Midlands +9 27 £40,000 - 1
Hertfordshire +21 26 £47,500 +30.13% 2
South West -2 22 £37,500 -4.45% 1
North West -39 21 £38,500 +2.66% 5
Berkshire +32 20 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne +19 19 £25,000 +28.20% 1
North East +13 19 £25,000 +28.20% 1
Tyne and Wear +13 19 £25,000 +28.20% 1
Southampton +8 19 £50,000 +21.21% 1
Birmingham +1 16 £41,500 +13.69%
West Yorkshire +30 15 £37,500 -37.50% 2
Yorkshire +12 15 £37,500 -33.33% 2
City of London +21 13 £65,000 +44.44% 3
Leeds +28 12 £37,500 -37.50%
Wiltshire +9 12 £34,500 -13.75% 1
South Wales +11 11 £45,000 +26.76% 2
Wales +7 11 £45,000 +26.76% 2
Manchester -44 11 £42,500 +13.33% 3
East Midlands +2 10 £37,500 -11.76% 4
Watford +7 9 £46,500 +47.61%
Oxfordshire +28 8 £32,500 -29.34% 2
Scotland +21 8 £49,500 +51.14%
Abingdon - 8 £32,500 - 2
Reading +34 7 £40,000 -23.07%
Warrington +18 7 £38,500 - 1

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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).

1 800 (100.00%) VMware
2 604 (75.50%) Windows
3 508 (63.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 506 (63.25%) Microsoft
5 467 (58.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 406 (50.75%) Active Directory
7 376 (47.00%) MCSE
8 367 (45.88%) Windows Server
9 323 (40.38%) ITIL
10 302 (37.75%) Windows Server 2012
11 290 (36.25%) Cisco Certification
12 285 (35.63%) Cisco
13 274 (34.25%) CCNA
14 261 (32.63%) MS Exchange
15 238 (29.75%) Citrix
16 233 (29.13%) MS Excel
17 229 (28.63%) vSphere
18 227 (28.38%) Windows Server 2008
19 222 (27.75%) SAN
20 216 (27.00%) Linux
21 214 (26.75%) Hyper-V
22 198 (24.75%) MCSA
23 194 (24.25%) Office 365
24 172 (21.50%) Firewall
25 167 (20.88%) HP
26 148 (18.50%) DNS
27 145 (18.13%) Exchange Server 2013
28 137 (17.13%) NetApp
29 135 (16.88%) MCITP
30 134 (16.75%) MCP

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
1 261 (32.63%) MS Exchange
2 145 (18.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 128 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 67 (8.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 67 (8.38%) IIS
5 66 (8.25%) SharePoint
6 34 (4.25%) Skype for Business
7 27 (3.38%) Apache
8 20 (2.50%) nginx
9 14 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
9 14 (1.75%) OpenStack
10 5 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (0.63%) CMS
11 4 (0.50%) SAS
11 4 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 233 (29.13%) MS Excel
2 44 (5.50%) MS Office
3 21 (2.63%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.63%) MS Project
5 2 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.75%) Magento
2 2 (0.25%) Maximo
3 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 194 (24.25%) Office 365
2 126 (15.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 70 (8.75%) Amazon AWS
4 40 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
5 26 (3.25%) SaaS
6 23 (2.88%) IaaS
7 13 (1.63%) PaaS
8 10 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (0.88%) Mimecast
10 5 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.25%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.25%) G Suite
13 1 (0.13%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 222 (27.75%) SAN
2 172 (21.50%) Firewall
3 148 (18.50%) DNS
4 130 (16.25%) WAN
5 127 (15.88%) LAN
6 124 (15.50%) DHCP
7 94 (11.75%) VPN
8 84 (10.50%) VLAN
9 83 (10.38%) TCP/IP
10 47 (5.88%) NAS
11 46 (5.75%) Wireless
12 41 (5.13%) iSCSI
12 41 (5.13%) VoIP
13 32 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
14 29 (3.63%) Cisco ASA
15 24 (3.00%) MPLS
16 23 (2.88%) Skype
17 17 (2.13%) Internet
18 15 (1.88%) Wi-Fi
19 13 (1.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (15.88%) SQL Server
2 37 (4.63%) MySQL
3 19 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (1.25%) InterSystems Cache
5 10 (1.25%) NoSQL
5 10 (1.25%) Redis
6 6 (0.75%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (0.50%) Big Data
7 4 (0.50%) Relational Database
7 4 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (0.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.25%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.13%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.13%) JIRA
General
1 70 (8.75%) Finance
2 29 (3.63%) Telecoms
3 22 (2.75%) Retail
4 14 (1.75%) Billing
5 11 (1.38%) Advertising
6 10 (1.25%) Legal
7 9 (1.13%) French Language
8 8 (1.00%) Marketing
9 7 (0.88%) Back Office
9 7 (0.88%) Law
10 5 (0.63%) Automotive
10 5 (0.63%) Banking
11 4 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.38%) Games
13 2 (0.25%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.13%) Dutch Language
14 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.13%) German Language
Job Titles
1 213 (26.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 124 (15.50%) VMware Engineer
3 120 (15.00%) Support Engineer
4 105 (13.13%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 96 (12.00%) Consultant
6 74 (9.25%) Analyst
7 70 (8.75%) 3rd Line Support
8 64 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
9 55 (6.88%) Architect
10 51 (6.38%) Infrastructure Support
11 47 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 47 (5.88%) IT Engineer
11 47 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 44 (5.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
13 43 (5.38%) Infrastructure Consultant
14 39 (4.88%) IT Support
15 37 (4.63%) Technical Architect
16 36 (4.50%) Linux Engineer
16 36 (4.50%) Support Analyst
17 33 (4.13%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (4.63%) LAMP
2 18 (2.25%) LEMP Stack
3 12 (1.50%) Web Services
4 7 (0.88%) WSH
5 6 (0.75%) XML
6 5 (0.63%) XSLT
7 3 (0.38%) SAP Basis
7 3 (0.38%) X-Windows
8 2 (0.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 134 (16.75%) Data Centre
2 63 (7.88%) Clustering
3 44 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
4 39 (4.88%) Replication
5 31 (3.88%) Driving Licence
6 30 (3.75%) EMC VNX
7 20 (2.50%) Public Cloud
8 18 (2.25%) VCE vBlock
9 17 (2.13%) Computer Science
9 17 (2.13%) PKI
10 15 (1.88%) Private Cloud
11 14 (1.75%) Management Information System
11 14 (1.75%) Statistics
12 13 (1.63%) N-Tier
13 12 (1.50%) Enterprise Storage
14 11 (1.38%) Client/Server
14 11 (1.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 11 (1.38%) Hybrid Cloud
15 9 (1.13%) Virtual Team
16 7 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 604 (75.50%) Windows
2 367 (45.88%) Windows Server
3 302 (37.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 227 (28.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 216 (27.00%) Linux
6 109 (13.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 78 (9.75%) Windows 7
8 43 (5.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 41 (5.13%) Unix
10 31 (3.88%) CentOS
11 25 (3.13%) Windows 10
11 25 (3.13%) Windows 8
12 18 (2.25%) Data ONTAP
13 17 (2.13%) Ubuntu
14 13 (1.63%) Fedora
14 13 (1.63%) Windows XP
15 11 (1.38%) Debian
16 10 (1.25%) Windows 2000
17 8 (1.00%) Solaris
17 8 (1.00%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 323 (40.38%) ITIL
2 75 (9.38%) Project Management
3 67 (8.38%) Migration
4 61 (7.63%) Disaster Recovery
4 61 (7.63%) Presales
5 58 (7.25%) Load Balancing
6 44 (5.50%) Service Delivery
7 37 (4.63%) Problem Management
8 34 (4.25%) Change Management
9 31 (3.88%) High Availability
9 31 (3.88%) Service Management
10 25 (3.13%) Data Protection
10 25 (3.13%) Mentoring
11 24 (3.00%) ITIL V3
11 24 (3.00%) Line Management
12 22 (2.75%) Project Planning
12 22 (2.75%) Virtual Environments
13 19 (2.38%) Server Virtualisation
13 19 (2.38%) Validation
14 18 (2.25%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 122 (15.25%) PowerShell
2 105 (13.13%) SQL
3 31 (3.88%) PHP
3 31 (3.88%) VBScript
4 29 (3.63%) Bash Shell
5 22 (2.75%) Perl
6 17 (2.13%) C
7 14 (1.75%) Python
8 8 (1.00%) VB
9 3 (0.38%) Ruby
10 2 (0.25%) Java
10 2 (0.25%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.13%) C++
11 1 (0.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 467 (58.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 376 (47.00%) MCSE
3 290 (36.25%) Cisco Certification
4 274 (34.25%) CCNA
5 198 (24.75%) MCSA
6 135 (16.88%) MCITP
7 134 (16.75%) MCP
8 118 (14.75%) Citrix Certification
9 103 (12.88%) CCA
10 84 (10.50%) CCNP
11 63 (7.88%) Degree
12 52 (6.50%) Security Cleared
13 48 (6.00%) VCP5
14 42 (5.25%) VCAP
14 42 (5.25%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
15 40 (5.00%) SC Cleared
16 35 (4.38%) RHCSA
17 29 (3.63%) ITIL Certification
17 29 (3.63%) RHCE
18 28 (3.50%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (7.38%) SLA
2 22 (2.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (2.13%) PCI DSS
4 11 (1.38%) QA
5 6 (0.75%) GCP
6 5 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 508 (63.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 406 (50.75%) Active Directory
3 229 (28.63%) vSphere
4 214 (26.75%) Hyper-V
5 132 (16.50%) XenApp
6 67 (8.38%) vCloud
7 56 (7.00%) VMware ESXi
8 49 (6.13%) Terminal Services
9 45 (5.63%) VMware ESX
10 41 (5.13%) XenDesktop
11 39 (4.88%) Virtual Servers
12 31 (3.88%) Virtual Machines
13 30 (3.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 29 (3.63%) NFS
15 25 (3.13%) Virtual Desktop
16 20 (2.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 18 (2.25%) XenServer
18 12 (1.50%) VMware Server
19 11 (1.38%) Varnish
20 8 (1.00%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 88 (11.00%) SCCM
2 35 (4.38%) SCOM
3 30 (3.75%) vRealize
4 27 (3.38%) Puppet
5 24 (3.00%) Opscode Chef
6 21 (2.63%) Backup Exec
7 19 (2.38%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 14 (1.75%) Ansible
9 13 (1.63%) Cisco UCCX
10 12 (1.50%) NetBackup
10 12 (1.50%) vMotion
11 10 (1.25%) Microsoft Clustering
12 7 (0.88%) SolarWinds Orion
13 6 (0.75%) Cisco CUCM
13 6 (0.75%) WMI
14 5 (0.63%) HP Data Protector
14 5 (0.63%) NetVault Backup
14 5 (0.63%) PowerCLI
14 5 (0.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 5 (0.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 800 (100.00%) VMware
2 506 (63.25%) Microsoft
3 285 (35.63%) Cisco
4 238 (29.75%) Citrix
5 167 (20.88%) HP
6 137 (17.13%) NetApp
7 91 (11.38%) Red Hat
8 89 (11.13%) EMC
9 69 (8.63%) Veeam
10 52 (6.50%) Dell
11 42 (5.25%) Veritas
12 37 (4.63%) IBM
13 33 (4.13%) CheckPoint
13 33 (4.13%) Dell Compellent
13 33 (4.13%) Juniper
14 32 (4.00%) SonicWALL
15 30 (3.75%) SolarWinds
16 29 (3.63%) EqualLogic
17 24 (3.00%) CommVault
18 20 (2.50%) Symantec
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £35000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Salary: dependent on experience
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Mandara
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £51000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £35000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension etc.
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension etc
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 4 days ago
Craigavon, County Armagh
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wembley, Middlesex
Cyber Team
Salary: From £45,000 to £49,000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Northamptonshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £24000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford
Provident Financial Management Services
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Abingdon
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 17 days ago