Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 213 202 271
Rank change year-on-year -11 +69 -14
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 41 80 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.63% 1.02% 0.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.24% 3.22% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35 69 53
Berkshire median annual salary £37,500 £45,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.58% -17.27% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £34,850 £31,250
90th Percentile £64,000 £80,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £38,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.41% -5.56% -

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,827 2,483 3,667
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 28.13% 31.62% 33.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1,409 1,771 2,873
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +5.00% +6.38%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £80,000 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Berkshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Berkshire.

Salary trend for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Berkshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Berkshire over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Berkshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +4 33 £32,500 -23.53% 2
Slough -3 2 £62,500 +92.31%
Reading -14 1 £92,500 +23.33%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 across the Berkshire region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 41 (100.00%) VMware
2 33 (80.49%) Microsoft
3 29 (70.73%) Windows
3 29 (70.73%) vCenter Server
4 28 (68.29%) Cisco
5 27 (65.85%) VMware ESXi
5 27 (65.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (65.85%) Windows Server
6 25 (60.98%) F5
6 25 (60.98%) SQL Server
6 25 (60.98%) SQL
7 24 (58.54%) MS Exchange
7 24 (58.54%) Juniper
7 24 (58.54%) Veritas
7 24 (58.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 24 (58.54%) Clustering
7 24 (58.54%) Backup Exec
7 24 (58.54%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 24 (58.54%) Forcepoint
7 24 (58.54%) Symantec
7 24 (58.54%) Exchange Server 2010
7 24 (58.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 24 (58.54%) Exchange Server 2013
7 24 (58.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 24 (58.54%) Altiris
8 13 (31.71%) Microsoft Azure
8 13 (31.71%) Presales
9 12 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (24.39%) MCSE

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 24 (58.54%) Exchange Server 2010
1 24 (58.54%) Exchange Server 2013
1 24 (58.54%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.88%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (31.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.32%) Office 365
3 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.44%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (4.88%) Network Security
2 1 (2.44%) BIG-IP
2 1 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.44%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (2.44%) LDAP
2 1 (2.44%) SAN
2 1 (2.44%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (60.98%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (56.10%) Support Engineer
2 17 (41.46%) VMware Engineer
3 15 (36.59%) VMware Support Engineer
4 9 (21.95%) Technical Engineer
5 8 (19.51%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 8 (19.51%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 8 (19.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 8 (19.51%) 3rd Line Support
5 8 (19.51%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 8 (19.51%) Technical Support
5 8 (19.51%) Technical Support Engineer
6 7 (17.07%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 7 (17.07%) Architect
6 7 (17.07%) Technical Architect
7 6 (14.63%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (14.63%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (14.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Support
8 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 4 (9.76%) Windows Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 24 (58.54%) Clustering
2 9 (21.95%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.44%) EMC VNX
3 1 (2.44%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 29 (70.73%) Windows
2 27 (65.85%) Windows Server
2 27 (65.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (7.32%) Linux
3 3 (7.32%) Windows 10
3 3 (7.32%) Windows 7
3 3 (7.32%) Windows 8
3 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Presales
2 7 (17.07%) Business Development
2 7 (17.07%) Line Management
2 7 (17.07%) Project Management
2 7 (17.07%) Time Management
3 4 (9.76%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (7.32%) Application Packaging
4 3 (7.32%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (7.32%) ITIL
5 2 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.88%) Load Balancing
5 2 (4.88%) Migration
6 1 (2.44%) IT Strategy
6 1 (2.44%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.44%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.44%) Service Design
6 1 (2.44%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 25 (60.98%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) Perl
2 2 (4.88%) Python
3 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.44%) C
3 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (58.54%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (24.39%) MCSE
2 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (21.95%) Degree
4 4 (9.76%) MCP
4 4 (9.76%) VCAP
4 4 (9.76%) VCDX
4 4 (9.76%) VCP6
5 2 (4.88%) CCNP
5 2 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.44%) CCDP
6 1 (2.44%) CCIE
6 1 (2.44%) CCNA
6 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.44%) MCTS
6 1 (2.44%) RHCE
6 1 (2.44%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (65.85%) VMware ESXi
2 12 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (12.20%) Active Directory
3 5 (12.20%) vSphere
4 4 (9.76%) Hyper-V
5 3 (7.32%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (7.32%) XenApp
5 3 (7.32%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.44%) vCloud
6 1 (2.44%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 29 (70.73%) vCenter Server
2 24 (58.54%) Backup Exec
2 24 (58.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 24 (58.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 24 (58.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (9.76%) vRealize
4 3 (7.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (7.32%) SCCM
4 3 (7.32%) SCOrch
5 2 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (4.88%) Puppet
6 1 (2.44%) Ansible
6 1 (2.44%) Nagios
6 1 (2.44%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) VMware
2 33 (80.49%) Microsoft
3 28 (68.29%) Cisco
4 25 (60.98%) F5
5 24 (58.54%) Altiris
5 24 (58.54%) Forcepoint
5 24 (58.54%) Juniper
5 24 (58.54%) Symantec
5 24 (58.54%) Veritas
6 4 (9.76%) Citrix
7 3 (7.32%) Ivanti
7 3 (7.32%) Veeam
8 2 (4.88%) EMC
8 2 (4.88%) NetApp
9 1 (2.44%) 3PAR
9 1 (2.44%) Google
9 1 (2.44%) HP
9 1 (2.44%) Oracle
9 1 (2.44%) Red Hat