The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
South West / Bristol
Rank 126 129 123
Rank change year-on-year +3 -6  
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 4 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.22% 0.32% 0.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.79% 0.87% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 7
Median salary £38,250 £62,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.80% +28.86%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,450 £37,750 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £66,250 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,250 £41,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year -3.01% +2.46%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol.

Academic & Professional Certification
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 508 686 532
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 28.04% 37.04% 27.65%
Number of salaries quoted 405 589 434
Median salary £40,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.97% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Bristol

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 across the Bristol region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
4 4 (44.44%) CCNA
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco
4 4 (44.44%) Project Management
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (44.44%) Citrix
4 4 (44.44%) SAN
4 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
4 4 (44.44%) Firewall
4 4 (44.44%) Wireless
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 4 (44.44%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (33.33%) CentOS
5 3 (33.33%) NAS
5 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (33.33%) SLA
5 3 (33.33%) AIX
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (22.22%) iSCSI
6 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
6 2 (22.22%) XenDesktop
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (22.22%) Mobile Device Management

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
1 4 (44.44%) SAN
1 4 (44.44%) Wireless
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (33.33%) NAS
3 2 (22.22%) iSCSI
4 1 (11.11%) DHCP
4 1 (11.11%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) LAN
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security
4 1 (11.11%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) WAN
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (22.22%) IT Support
3 2 (22.22%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior IT Support
3 2 (22.22%) Senior IT Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Support
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
1 2 (22.22%) Driving Licence
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 3 (33.33%) AIX
3 3 (33.33%) CentOS
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (22.22%) Presales
3 1 (11.11%) Cryptography
3 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (11.11%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (11.11%) IT Strategy
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Security Patching
3 1 (11.11%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Test Management
3 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CCNA
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (11.11%) CCNP
3 1 (11.11%) CISM
3 1 (11.11%) CISSP
3 1 (11.11%) CNA
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) MCITP
3 1 (11.11%) MCSE
3 1 (11.11%) MCTS
3 1 (11.11%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Novell Certification
3 1 (11.11%) SANS
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
2 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
3 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (44.44%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (22.22%) vSphere
3 2 (22.22%) XenDesktop
4 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
1 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix
2 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) Dell
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
3 1 (11.11%) SonicWALL