The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
London / City of London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 206 240 251
Rank change year-on-year +34 +11  
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 17 28 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.33% 0.39% 0.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.32% 1.56% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 50
Median salary £57,500 £44,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.68% -12.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +4.93%  

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 the City of London.

Academic & Professional Certification
City of London
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1287 1795 2673
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 25.01% 25.00% 25.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1176 1603 2242
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £36,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in the City of London

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in the City of London over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 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 City of London region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (79.31%) Windows
3 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
4 17 (58.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (55.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (51.72%) Windows Server
7 14 (48.28%) Active Directory
7 14 (48.28%) MCSE
8 13 (44.83%) Cisco
9 11 (37.93%) Linux
9 11 (37.93%) ITIL
10 10 (34.48%) Citrix
10 10 (34.48%) Finance
10 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (31.03%) SAN
12 8 (27.59%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (27.59%) SCCM
13 7 (24.14%) Degree
13 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (24.14%) NetApp
13 7 (24.14%) Firewall
14 6 (20.69%) MCSA
14 6 (20.69%) NAS
14 6 (20.69%) Office 365
14 6 (20.69%) vSphere
15 5 (17.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
15 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
15 5 (17.24%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
15 5 (17.24%) WAN

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) Office 365
2 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (3.45%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) SAN
2 7 (24.14%) Firewall
3 6 (20.69%) NAS
4 5 (17.24%) WAN
5 4 (13.79%) LAN
5 4 (13.79%) VLAN
6 3 (10.34%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (10.34%) DHCP
6 3 (10.34%) DNS
7 2 (6.90%) iSCSI
7 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
8 1 (3.45%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (3.45%) IPsec
8 1 (3.45%) IPv6
8 1 (3.45%) NetScaler
8 1 (3.45%) Network Security
8 1 (3.45%) OSPF
8 1 (3.45%) VoIP
8 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (13.79%) SAN Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) SAN Storage Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Storage Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) VMware Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Desktop Support
3 3 (10.34%) EMC Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) EMC Storage Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) EMC Storage Specialist
3 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Support
3 3 (10.34%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) SAN Specialist
3 3 (10.34%) SAN Storage Specialist
3 3 (10.34%) Storage Specialist
3 3 (10.34%) Team Leader
4 2 (6.90%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Clustering
1 2 (6.90%) Replication
1 2 (6.90%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.45%) EMC VNXe
2 1 (3.45%) PKI
2 1 (3.45%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (79.31%) Windows
2 15 (51.72%) Windows Server
3 11 (37.93%) Linux
4 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (17.24%) Solaris
6 5 (17.24%) Unix
7 4 (13.79%) CentOS
7 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
8 3 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
9 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
9 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) ITIL
2 5 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (13.79%) Patch Management
4 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.90%) Capacity Management
4 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
4 2 (6.90%) IT Strategy
4 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.90%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (6.90%) PRINCE
5 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.45%) Change Control
5 1 (3.45%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.45%) Migration
5 1 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.45%) Project Management
5 1 (3.45%) TDD
5 1 (3.45%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
2 4 (13.79%) VBScript
3 3 (10.34%) SQL
4 2 (6.90%) C
4 2 (6.90%) Python
5 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.45%) Java
5 1 (3.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (55.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (48.28%) MCSE
3 8 (27.59%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (24.14%) Degree
5 6 (20.69%) MCSA
6 5 (17.24%) CCNP
6 5 (17.24%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (13.79%) CCNA
8 3 (10.34%) CCA
8 3 (10.34%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (10.34%) MCITP
9 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (6.90%) MCTS
9 2 (6.90%) RHCE
9 2 (6.90%) VCP5
9 2 (6.90%) VCP6
10 1 (3.45%) CCSA
10 1 (3.45%) MCP
10 1 (3.45%) VCAP
10 1 (3.45%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) GCP
2 1 (3.45%) PMO
2 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 17 (58.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (48.28%) Active Directory
3 6 (20.69%) vSphere
4 5 (17.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (13.79%) Hyper-V
6 3 (10.34%) XenApp
7 2 (6.90%) NFS
7 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (6.90%) XenDesktop
8 1 (3.45%) vCloud
8 1 (3.45%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) SCCM
2 4 (13.79%) Puppet
3 2 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.45%) Ansible
4 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.45%) CFEngine
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
3 13 (44.83%) Cisco
4 10 (34.48%) Citrix
5 7 (24.14%) NetApp
6 5 (17.24%) HP
6 5 (17.24%) Veritas
7 4 (13.79%) EMC
7 4 (13.79%) Red Hat
8 3 (10.34%) Brocade
8 3 (10.34%) Veeam
9 2 (6.90%) 3PAR
10 1 (3.45%) Apple
10 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
10 1 (3.45%) Dell
10 1 (3.45%) Dell Compellent
10 1 (3.45%) EqualLogic
10 1 (3.45%) F5
10 1 (3.45%) Fortinet
10 1 (3.45%) Kaseya
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