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

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
UK
Rank 495 472 413
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -59
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 399 552 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.47% 0.55% 0.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.92% 1.96% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 345 476 598
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
20809 28209 29028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 24.77% 27.94% 27.58%
Number of salaries quoted 16436 22577 23141
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 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 February 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 February 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 -21 356 £44,500 +4.70% 51
London +25 133 £50,000 - 14
South East +12 67 £40,000 -11.11% 19
East of England +22 43 £47,500 +20.25% 4
Hertfordshire +26 35 £47,500 +26.66% 4
West Midlands +20 26 £40,000 - 3
North West -43 25 £42,500 +13.33% 6
Berkshire +40 24 £40,000 -33.33% 5
Hampshire -15 22 £50,000 +25.00% 7
City of London +29 20 £61,750 +45.29% 3
West Yorkshire +29 19 £40,000 -33.33% 3
Yorkshire 0 19 £40,000 -23.80% 4
Southampton +13 18 £50,000 +17.64% 1
South Wales +20 16 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Wales +11 16 £40,000 +14.28% 1
East Midlands +1 15 £37,500 -11.76%
Leeds +22 14 £38,500 -35.83% 2
Birmingham +17 14 £40,000 +6.66%
Tyne and Wear +17 14 £25,000 +11.11% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne +15 14 £25,000 +11.11% 1
North East +9 14 £25,000 +11.11% 1
South West +3 14 £33,000 -12.00%
Manchester -53 13 £38,000 +1.33% 4
Oxfordshire +20 11 £32,500 -22.15% 2
Newport +4 11 £45,000 +25.00% 1
Abingdon - 11 £32,500 - 2
Reading +48 10 £40,000 -23.07% 3
Wiltshire +17 10 £33,500 -21.17%
Hemel Hempstead - 10 £45,250 - 1
Watford +9 9 £46,500 +47.61% 2

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 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).

1 769 (100.00%) VMware
2 591 (76.85%) Windows
3 477 (62.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 472 (61.38%) Microsoft
5 427 (55.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 405 (52.67%) Active Directory
7 377 (49.02%) Windows Server
8 341 (44.34%) MCSE
9 302 (39.27%) ITIL
10 285 (37.06%) Windows Server 2012
11 264 (34.33%) Cisco
12 262 (34.07%) Cisco Certification
13 241 (31.34%) CCNA
14 236 (30.69%) MS Excel
15 225 (29.26%) Windows Server 2008
15 225 (29.26%) Hyper-V
16 221 (28.74%) Citrix
17 220 (28.61%) MS Exchange
18 212 (27.57%) SAN
18 212 (27.57%) vSphere
19 188 (24.45%) Office 365
20 179 (23.28%) Linux
21 173 (22.50%) MCSA
22 157 (20.42%) Firewall
23 153 (19.90%) HP
24 139 (18.08%) DNS
24 139 (18.08%) NetApp
24 139 (18.08%) Data Centre
25 135 (17.56%) Exchange Server 2013
26 128 (16.64%) SQL Server

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
1 220 (28.61%) MS Exchange
2 135 (17.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 115 (14.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 61 (7.93%) SharePoint
5 58 (7.54%) IIS
6 48 (6.24%) Exchange Server 2007
7 34 (4.42%) Skype for Business
8 16 (2.08%) Apache
9 13 (1.69%) nginx
10 12 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
10 12 (1.56%) OpenStack
11 4 (0.52%) SAS
12 2 (0.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.13%) CMS
13 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 236 (30.69%) MS Excel
2 49 (6.37%) MS Office
3 19 (2.47%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.91%) MS Project
5 2 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.39%) Magento
1 3 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.26%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 188 (24.45%) Office 365
2 123 (15.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 74 (9.62%) Amazon AWS
4 34 (4.42%) Cloud Computing
5 23 (2.99%) SaaS
6 18 (2.34%) IaaS
7 13 (1.69%) PaaS
8 12 (1.56%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (0.91%) Mimecast
10 6 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.26%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.26%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 212 (27.57%) SAN
2 157 (20.42%) Firewall
3 139 (18.08%) DNS
4 116 (15.08%) DHCP
5 95 (12.35%) WAN
6 92 (11.96%) LAN
7 84 (10.92%) VPN
8 80 (10.40%) VLAN
9 51 (6.63%) NAS
9 51 (6.63%) TCP/IP
10 49 (6.37%) iSCSI
11 35 (4.55%) Wireless
12 34 (4.42%) Fibre Channel
13 29 (3.77%) VoIP
14 24 (3.12%) Cisco ASA
14 24 (3.12%) Skype
15 17 (2.21%) MPLS
16 15 (1.95%) Network Security
17 14 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
18 10 (1.30%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (16.64%) SQL Server
2 30 (3.90%) MySQL
3 18 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (0.78%) InterSystems Cache
4 6 (0.78%) NoSQL
4 6 (0.78%) Redis
5 5 (0.65%) Big Data
6 4 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.39%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (0.26%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.26%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.13%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (0.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (0.39%) JIRA
3 2 (0.26%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.26%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.13%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.13%) Jenkins
General
1 53 (6.89%) Finance
2 25 (3.25%) Telecoms
3 20 (2.60%) Retail
4 11 (1.43%) Back Office
4 11 (1.43%) Billing
5 10 (1.30%) Marketing
6 8 (1.04%) Advertising
6 8 (1.04%) Legal
7 7 (0.91%) French Language
8 5 (0.65%) Banking
8 5 (0.65%) Law
9 3 (0.39%) Dutch Language
9 3 (0.39%) Games
9 3 (0.39%) German Language
10 2 (0.26%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.26%) Polish Language
10 2 (0.26%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.13%) Automotive
11 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 206 (26.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 121 (15.73%) VMware Engineer
3 118 (15.34%) Support Engineer
4 97 (12.61%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 86 (11.18%) Consultant
6 61 (7.93%) Analyst
7 56 (7.28%) 3rd Line Support
7 56 (7.28%) Infrastructure Support
8 53 (6.89%) Architect
8 53 (6.89%) IT Engineer
9 47 (6.11%) Systems Engineer
10 46 (5.98%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 43 (5.59%) Infrastructure Consultant
12 40 (5.20%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 39 (5.07%) IT Support
14 37 (4.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 36 (4.68%) Windows Engineer
16 35 (4.55%) Technical Architect
17 32 (4.16%) Storage Engineer
18 30 (3.90%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (3.64%) LAMP
2 10 (1.30%) LEMP Stack
3 8 (1.04%) Web Services
4 6 (0.78%) XML
5 5 (0.65%) XSLT
6 2 (0.26%) .NET
6 2 (0.26%) SAP Basis
6 2 (0.26%) X-Windows
7 1 (0.13%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 139 (18.08%) Data Centre
2 45 (5.85%) Clustering
3 39 (5.07%) Replication
4 38 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (3.77%) EMC VNX
6 28 (3.64%) Public Cloud
7 22 (2.86%) Driving Licence
7 22 (2.86%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 17 (2.21%) PKI
9 16 (2.08%) Computer Science
9 16 (2.08%) Management Information System
10 15 (1.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 14 (1.82%) Private Cloud
12 12 (1.56%) Virtual Team
13 11 (1.43%) Enterprise Storage
14 10 (1.30%) Hybrid Cloud
15 9 (1.17%) N-Tier
16 8 (1.04%) Client/Server
16 8 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
16 8 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 591 (76.85%) Windows
2 377 (49.02%) Windows Server
3 285 (37.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 225 (29.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 179 (23.28%) Linux
6 96 (12.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 76 (9.88%) Windows 7
8 37 (4.81%) Unix
9 28 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 26 (3.38%) CentOS
11 24 (3.12%) Windows 10
12 18 (2.34%) Data ONTAP
12 18 (2.34%) Windows 8
13 12 (1.56%) Ubuntu
13 12 (1.56%) Windows 2000
14 10 (1.30%) Solaris
14 10 (1.30%) VMS
14 10 (1.30%) Windows NT
15 9 (1.17%) Debian
16 8 (1.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 302 (39.27%) ITIL
2 74 (9.62%) Project Management
3 72 (9.36%) Migration
4 61 (7.93%) Disaster Recovery
5 51 (6.63%) Presales
6 48 (6.24%) Change Management
7 46 (5.98%) Service Delivery
8 37 (4.81%) Problem Management
9 36 (4.68%) Load Balancing
10 35 (4.55%) Service Management
11 33 (4.29%) ITIL V3
12 27 (3.51%) Data Protection
13 25 (3.25%) Line Management
14 23 (2.99%) High Availability
15 22 (2.86%) Process Improvement
15 22 (2.86%) Virtual Environments
16 21 (2.73%) CRM
16 21 (2.73%) Incident Management
17 18 (2.34%) Server Virtualisation
18 17 (2.21%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 118 (15.34%) SQL
2 98 (12.74%) PowerShell
3 28 (3.64%) VBScript
4 25 (3.25%) Perl
4 25 (3.25%) PHP
5 23 (2.99%) Bash Shell
6 22 (2.86%) C
7 17 (2.21%) Python
8 10 (1.30%) VB
9 4 (0.52%) C++
10 3 (0.39%) Java
10 3 (0.39%) Ruby
11 2 (0.26%) C#
11 2 (0.26%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 427 (55.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 341 (44.34%) MCSE
3 262 (34.07%) Cisco Certification
4 241 (31.34%) CCNA
5 173 (22.50%) MCSA
6 125 (16.25%) MCP
7 114 (14.82%) MCITP
8 110 (14.30%) Citrix Certification
9 94 (12.22%) CCA
10 82 (10.66%) CCNP
11 73 (9.49%) Degree
12 43 (5.59%) VCP5
13 37 (4.81%) Security Cleared
14 36 (4.68%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
15 30 (3.90%) VCAP
16 28 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
17 27 (3.51%) SC Cleared
17 27 (3.51%) VCP6
18 26 (3.38%) NCDA
18 26 (3.38%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (8.19%) SLA
2 19 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (2.34%) PCI DSS
4 12 (1.56%) QA
5 8 (1.04%) GCP
6 2 (0.26%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 477 (62.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 405 (52.67%) Active Directory
3 225 (29.26%) Hyper-V
4 212 (27.57%) vSphere
5 114 (14.82%) XenApp
6 63 (8.19%) vCloud
7 55 (7.15%) VMware ESXi
8 46 (5.98%) Terminal Services
9 43 (5.59%) XenDesktop
10 34 (4.42%) Virtual Machines
11 31 (4.03%) VMware ESX
12 27 (3.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 22 (2.86%) Virtual Desktop
14 21 (2.73%) Virtual Servers
14 21 (2.73%) XenServer
15 20 (2.60%) NFS
16 11 (1.43%) VMware Server
17 10 (1.30%) UAG
18 9 (1.17%) Forefront TMG
19 8 (1.04%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 87 (11.31%) SCCM
2 38 (4.94%) SCOM
3 31 (4.03%) Puppet
4 29 (3.77%) vRealize
5 26 (3.38%) Opscode Chef
6 25 (3.25%) Backup Exec
7 14 (1.82%) Cisco UCCX
8 13 (1.69%) vMotion
9 12 (1.56%) NetBackup
9 12 (1.56%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 11 (1.43%) Ansible
11 10 (1.30%) Microsoft Clustering
12 9 (1.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 8 (1.04%) WMI
14 7 (0.91%) SolarWinds Orion
14 7 (0.91%) WSUS
15 6 (0.78%) Cisco CUCM
15 6 (0.78%) HP Data Protector
16 5 (0.65%) NetVault Backup
17 4 (0.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 769 (100.00%) VMware
2 472 (61.38%) Microsoft
3 264 (34.33%) Cisco
4 221 (28.74%) Citrix
5 153 (19.90%) HP
6 139 (18.08%) NetApp
7 82 (10.66%) EMC
8 63 (8.19%) Veeam
9 61 (7.93%) Red Hat
10 41 (5.33%) Dell
11 39 (5.07%) Juniper
12 37 (4.81%) Dell Compellent
13 36 (4.68%) Veritas
14 35 (4.55%) CheckPoint
14 35 (4.55%) SonicWALL
15 32 (4.16%) EqualLogic
15 32 (4.16%) IBM
16 28 (3.64%) Google
17 23 (2.99%) F5
18 21 (2.73%) Oracle
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + excellent training opportunities
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + + car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £90000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £90000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Great Benefits + Projects
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Salary: dependent on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + car allowance & training
Posted: 6 days ago
Dagenham, Essex
MAPP - IT, Digital, Broadcasting & Media Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum basic + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wembley, Middlesex
Cyber Team
Salary: From £45,000 to £49,000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £26000 - £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Talent Spa
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TK Maxx
Salary: Competitive + bonuses
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago