The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England / East Midlands
Rank 149 150 163
Rank change year-on-year +1 +13  
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 12 18 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.41% 0.57% 0.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.01% 2.10% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 16
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,300 £51,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year -3.61% +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 the East Midlands.

Academic & Professional Certification
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 597 859 877
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 20.37% 27.04% 26.75%
Number of salaries quoted 455 643 639
Median salary £43,000 £41,837 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.77% +19.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,550 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 East Midlands

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in the East Midlands

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in the East Midlands

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Leicestershire -11 9 £45,000 +5.88%
Northamptonshire - 2 £29,500 -
Nottinghamshire +5 1 £20,000 -57.21%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 23 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (91.30%) Microsoft
3 18 (78.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (73.91%) NetApp
5 16 (69.57%) Windows
6 15 (65.22%) MCSE
7 14 (60.87%) Line Management
8 13 (56.52%) Windows Server
9 12 (52.17%) Process Improvement
9 12 (52.17%) ITIL
9 12 (52.17%) SLA
10 8 (34.78%) MS Exchange
11 7 (30.43%) Hyper-V
12 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (26.09%) CCNA
12 6 (26.09%) HP
13 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
13 5 (21.74%) MCSA
13 5 (21.74%) SCCM
13 5 (21.74%) Office 365
13 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
14 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
14 4 (17.39%) Cisco
15 3 (13.04%) Apple
15 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
15 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
15 3 (13.04%) Games
15 3 (13.04%) VMware ESX
15 3 (13.04%) Incident Management

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 8 (34.78%) MS Exchange
2 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Office 365
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (4.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (13.04%) Games
2 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.35%) Automotive
2 1 (4.35%) Law
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) IT Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) IT Support
3 4 (17.39%) IT Support Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Support Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Support Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) IT Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) IT Manager
5 2 (8.70%) IT Technical Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Team Leader
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Leader
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (4.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) Windows Server
3 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (13.04%) Windows 10
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.35%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Line Management
2 12 (52.17%) ITIL
2 12 (52.17%) Process Improvement
3 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
4 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.35%) Capacity Management
5 1 (4.35%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (78.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (65.22%) MCSE
3 6 (26.09%) CCNA
3 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (21.74%) MCSA
5 2 (8.70%) MCP
6 1 (4.35%) A+ Certification
6 1 (4.35%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (52.17%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Hyper-V
2 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
3 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (13.04%) VMware ESX
4 3 (13.04%) vSphere
5 2 (8.70%) XenDesktop
6 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) SCCM
2 2 (8.70%) SCOM
3 1 (4.35%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (4.35%) SCSM
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (91.30%) Microsoft
3 17 (73.91%) NetApp
4 6 (26.09%) HP
5 4 (17.39%) Cisco
6 3 (13.04%) Apple
7 2 (8.70%) Citrix
8 1 (4.35%) Dell
8 1 (4.35%) EMC
8 1 (4.35%) Remedy
8 1 (4.35%) Veeam