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

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 460 430 470
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +40
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 578 723 662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.59% 0.65% 0.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.20% 2.38% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 519 622 575
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,250 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £38,750 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -7.73%

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
26268 30385 33385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.68% 27.40% 27.51%
Number of salaries quoted 21221 24094 26497
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 £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -25 532 £45,000 - 54
South East +67 207 £42,500 -5.55% 14
London -20 177 £50,000 - 15
Hampshire +6 69 £40,000 -5.88% 6
Berkshire +51 63 £52,500 +10.52% 3
Surrey +44 47 £45,000 +5.88% 3
City of London +68 40 £55,000 +4.76% 4
South West -21 39 £37,000 -1.33% 4
Bracknell - 35 £43,000 - 1
East of England +5 32 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Hertfordshire +26 25 £42,500 -5.55% 4
West Midlands -31 23 £45,000 +20.00% 10
Southampton +9 22 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Birmingham -7 18 £47,500 +25.00% 9
Wiltshire +18 17 £32,500 -23.52% 2
Welwyn Garden City +15 17 £55,000 +18.91% 1
Gloucestershire +5 17 £37,000 -3.26% 2
Fareham +1 17 £25,500 +6.25%
East Midlands +25 16 £33,000 -7.04% 5
North West -12 16 £50,000 +37.93%
Cheltenham -7 15 £37,000 - 1
Yorkshire +14 13 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Camberley - 13 £40,000 -
East Sussex +8 12 £41,127 -13.41%
Brighton +8 12 £41,127 -13.41%
Woking - 12 £45,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +16 11 £41,500 +3.75%
Reading +4 11 £45,000 -13.46%
Farnborough -23 10 £36,000 -10.00% 2
Andover - 10 £40,000 -

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 1146 (100.00%) VMware
2 774 (67.54%) Windows
3 724 (63.18%) Microsoft
4 698 (60.91%) VMware Infrastructure
5 631 (55.06%) Cisco
6 616 (53.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 584 (50.96%) Active Directory
8 515 (44.94%) Windows Server
9 507 (44.24%) MCSE
10 448 (39.09%) Citrix
11 394 (34.38%) Cisco Certification
12 393 (34.29%) vSphere
13 391 (34.12%) SAN
14 353 (30.80%) Windows Server 2012
15 352 (30.72%) MS Exchange
16 343 (29.93%) CCNA
17 336 (29.32%) ITIL
18 328 (28.62%) Firewall
19 321 (28.01%) MS Excel
20 306 (26.70%) Windows Server 2008
21 260 (22.69%) MCSA
22 246 (21.47%) HP
23 236 (20.59%) Hyper-V
24 228 (19.90%) NetApp
25 226 (19.72%) XenApp
26 216 (18.85%) Linux
27 205 (17.89%) Office 365
28 204 (17.80%) Data Centre
29 203 (17.71%) MCITP
30 192 (16.75%) Citrix Certification

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
1 352 (30.72%) MS Exchange
2 161 (14.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 160 (13.96%) Exchange Server 2013
4 74 (6.46%) SharePoint
5 66 (5.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 66 (5.76%) IIS
6 48 (4.19%) Skype for Business
7 35 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2003
8 18 (1.57%) Apache
9 14 (1.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 13 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
11 12 (1.05%) Tomcat
12 10 (0.87%) CloudStack
13 7 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2000
13 7 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
14 6 (0.52%) nginx
15 5 (0.44%) OpenStack
16 2 (0.17%) Eucalyptus
17 1 (0.087%) MS Project Server
17 1 (0.087%) WebSphere
Applications
1 321 (28.01%) MS Excel
2 47 (4.10%) MS Office
3 10 (0.87%) MS Project
4 8 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.087%) Magento
2 1 (0.087%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 205 (17.89%) Office 365
2 103 (8.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 70 (6.11%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (1.75%) IaaS
5 17 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
6 9 (0.79%) SaaS
7 6 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (0.52%) Mimecast
8 4 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.17%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.17%) Nimbula
9 2 (0.17%) PaaS
10 1 (0.087%) HP Helion
10 1 (0.087%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 391 (34.12%) SAN
2 328 (28.62%) Firewall
3 183 (15.97%) DNS
4 176 (15.36%) WAN
5 172 (15.01%) LAN
6 139 (12.13%) DHCP
7 122 (10.65%) TCP/IP
8 107 (9.34%) VPN
9 95 (8.29%) Cisco ASA
10 84 (7.33%) NAS
11 69 (6.02%) VLAN
12 62 (5.41%) NetScaler
13 58 (5.06%) VoIP
14 53 (4.62%) iSCSI
15 52 (4.54%) Cisco Nexus
15 52 (4.54%) Network Security
16 48 (4.19%) MPLS
17 36 (3.14%) Wireless
18 31 (2.71%) Internet
19 21 (1.83%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (13.53%) SQL Server
2 42 (3.66%) SQL Server 2005
3 29 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 27 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 25 (2.18%) Oracle Database
6 15 (1.31%) Big Data
7 14 (1.22%) SQL Server 2014
8 13 (1.13%) Hadoop
8 13 (1.13%) MongoDB
9 9 (0.79%) MySQL
10 7 (0.61%) Relational Database
11 4 (0.35%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (0.26%) Amazon RDS
13 1 (0.087%) InterSystems Cache
13 1 (0.087%) NoSQL
13 1 (0.087%) Redis
Development Applications
1 15 (1.31%) JIRA
2 13 (1.13%) Git (software)
2 13 (1.13%) Subversion
3 12 (1.05%) Sonatype Nexus
4 11 (0.96%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.087%) MSI
General
1 158 (13.79%) Finance
2 50 (4.36%) Retail
3 39 (3.40%) Telecoms
4 21 (1.83%) Pharmaceutical
5 20 (1.75%) Back Office
6 16 (1.40%) Banking
7 15 (1.31%) Advertising
8 12 (1.05%) Law
9 11 (0.96%) Marketing
10 10 (0.87%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.52%) Billing
11 6 (0.52%) Legal
12 5 (0.44%) French Language
13 1 (0.087%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.087%) Games
Job Titles
1 294 (25.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 191 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
3 164 (14.31%) Support Engineer
4 152 (13.26%) Consultant
5 108 (9.42%) Analyst
6 107 (9.34%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 86 (7.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 86 (7.50%) Windows Engineer
8 80 (6.98%) Architect
9 78 (6.81%) 3rd Line Support
10 74 (6.46%) Network Engineer
11 72 (6.28%) Cisco Engineer
12 70 (6.11%) Systems Engineer
13 58 (5.06%) Infrastructure Support
13 58 (5.06%) VMware Consultant
14 54 (4.71%) Server Engineer
15 53 (4.62%) Cloud Engineer
15 53 (4.62%) IT Support
16 52 (4.54%) IT Engineer
16 52 (4.54%) Senior VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (1.57%) Web Services
2 14 (1.22%) ActiveMQ
2 14 (1.22%) RabbitMQ
3 13 (1.13%) LAMP
4 11 (0.96%) HTML
5 8 (0.70%) COM
6 6 (0.52%) .NET
6 6 (0.52%) LEMP Stack
7 3 (0.26%) WSH
8 1 (0.087%) Middleware
8 1 (0.087%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 204 (17.80%) Data Centre
2 62 (5.41%) EMC VNX
3 58 (5.06%) Clustering
4 53 (4.62%) Replication
5 38 (3.32%) Analytical Skills
6 34 (2.97%) Computer Science
6 34 (2.97%) Management Information System
7 32 (2.79%) Enterprise Storage
7 32 (2.79%) Visualisation
8 28 (2.44%) Driving Licence
9 27 (2.36%) Blackberry
10 26 (2.27%) VCE vBlock
11 25 (2.18%) FMCG
11 25 (2.18%) Public Cloud
12 24 (2.09%) EqualLogic
13 22 (1.92%) FlexPod
14 20 (1.75%) EMC VMAX
15 18 (1.57%) PKI
15 18 (1.57%) Private Cloud
15 18 (1.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 774 (67.54%) Windows
2 515 (44.94%) Windows Server
3 353 (30.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 306 (26.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 216 (18.85%) Linux
6 146 (12.74%) Windows Server 2003
7 83 (7.24%) Windows 7
8 70 (6.11%) Windows 8
9 61 (5.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 53 (4.62%) Unix
11 48 (4.19%) CentOS
12 44 (3.84%) Windows 10
13 30 (2.62%) Data ONTAP
14 29 (2.53%) Windows XP
15 22 (1.92%) VMS
16 17 (1.48%) Windows 2000
17 13 (1.13%) Windows NT
18 10 (0.87%) AIX
19 9 (0.79%) Android
20 8 (0.70%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 336 (29.32%) ITIL
2 118 (10.30%) Presales
3 82 (7.16%) Disaster Recovery
4 62 (5.41%) Change Management
5 61 (5.32%) Migration
6 60 (5.24%) Service Management
7 58 (5.06%) Project Management
8 56 (4.89%) PRINCE2
9 53 (4.62%) Line Management
9 53 (4.62%) Mentoring
10 45 (3.93%) Continuous Improvement
11 40 (3.49%) Service Delivery
12 38 (3.32%) Change Control
13 35 (3.05%) Server Virtualisation
14 33 (2.88%) High Availability
15 31 (2.71%) Information Security
15 31 (2.71%) Time Management
16 29 (2.53%) Business Continuity
16 29 (2.53%) Customer Engagement
17 28 (2.44%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 171 (14.92%) SQL
2 126 (10.99%) PowerShell
3 24 (2.09%) C
4 22 (1.92%) Bash Shell
5 19 (1.66%) Python
6 16 (1.40%) Perl
6 16 (1.40%) VBScript
7 15 (1.31%) VB
8 12 (1.05%) Shell Script
9 11 (0.96%) JavaScript
10 8 (0.70%) PHP
11 7 (0.61%) VBA
12 6 (0.52%) Ruby
13 1 (0.087%) AWK
13 1 (0.087%) C#
13 1 (0.087%) C++
13 1 (0.087%) sed
13 1 (0.087%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 616 (53.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 507 (44.24%) MCSE
3 394 (34.38%) Cisco Certification
4 343 (29.93%) CCNA
5 260 (22.69%) MCSA
6 203 (17.71%) MCITP
7 192 (16.75%) Citrix Certification
8 175 (15.27%) CCA
9 128 (11.17%) CCNP
10 117 (10.21%) VCP5
11 100 (8.73%) MCP
12 86 (7.50%) Degree
13 70 (6.11%) MCTS
14 69 (6.02%) Security Cleared
15 65 (5.67%) VCAP
16 52 (4.54%) SC Cleared
17 49 (4.28%) ITIL Certification
18 40 (3.49%) NCDA
19 39 (3.40%) NCIE
20 38 (3.32%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (8.90%) SLA
2 29 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (0.87%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.70%) ISO 9001
5 7 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.44%) QA
7 3 (0.26%) BS7799
8 2 (0.17%) COBIT
9 1 (0.087%) DICOM
9 1 (0.087%) HL7
9 1 (0.087%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 698 (60.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 584 (50.96%) Active Directory
3 393 (34.29%) vSphere
4 236 (20.59%) Hyper-V
5 226 (19.72%) XenApp
6 132 (11.52%) VMware ESXi
7 106 (9.25%) XenDesktop
8 96 (8.38%) VMware ESX
9 82 (7.16%) vCloud
10 43 (3.75%) Virtual Servers
11 35 (3.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 34 (2.97%) Virtual Machines
13 32 (2.79%) XenServer
14 27 (2.36%) Microsoft App-V
15 20 (1.75%) Terminal Services
16 16 (1.40%) VMware Server
17 15 (1.31%) Virtual Desktop
18 14 (1.22%) Xen
19 13 (1.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
20 12 (1.05%) NFS
Systems Management
1 133 (11.61%) SCCM
2 52 (4.54%) vRealize
3 48 (4.19%) Nagios
4 46 (4.01%) SCOM
5 43 (3.75%) Backup Exec
6 32 (2.79%) vMotion
7 30 (2.62%) Opscode Chef
7 30 (2.62%) Puppet
8 17 (1.48%) Cacti
9 16 (1.40%) SCVMM
10 14 (1.22%) Microsoft Clustering
10 14 (1.22%) NetBackup
10 14 (1.22%) Salt
11 13 (1.13%) Ansible
12 11 (0.96%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 11 (0.96%) Norton AntiVirus
13 9 (0.79%) Cisco UCCX
14 8 (0.70%) Opsview
14 8 (0.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 8 (0.70%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 1146 (100.00%) VMware
2 724 (63.18%) Microsoft
3 631 (55.06%) Cisco
4 448 (39.09%) Citrix
5 246 (21.47%) HP
6 228 (19.90%) NetApp
7 143 (12.48%) EMC
8 132 (11.52%) Dell
9 121 (10.56%) Red Hat
10 81 (7.07%) Veeam
11 79 (6.89%) CheckPoint
12 68 (5.93%) IBM
13 61 (5.32%) Juniper
14 60 (5.24%) Symantec
15 52 (4.54%) Oracle
16 43 (3.75%) SolarWinds
17 42 (3.66%) 3PAR
18 33 (2.88%) Dell Compellent
18 33 (2.88%) F5
19 28 (2.44%) SonicWALL
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £40k - 55k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Car Allowance,Training, Overtime
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Quarterly Bonus, Pension etc...
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000 - £51000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £31000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £39,000 per annum + 15% bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £37,000 to £40,000 per annum Circa 40K + Benefits (Blue-Chip Leve
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + pension, holidays, discounts, childcare vouchers
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £31000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Flexible working hours
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Nottingham City Council
Salary: £31,288 per annum + flexi time, fantastic pension and other benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £53000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £46,000 to £58,000 per annum + on call + company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ESA Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £30.3k - 40.3k per year + 10% bonus + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago