The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for VCP5 qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
England / East of England
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 272 264
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 0 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England - 0.054% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.18% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 11
Median salary - £51,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% +4.65%  

VCP5 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 of England.

Academic & Professional Certification
East of England
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1762 2206 2306
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 28.56% 29.67% 30.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1299 1731 1821
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.17% -3.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VCP5
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing VCP5 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for VCP5 in the East of England

VCP5
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VCP5 in the East of England.

Salary trend for VCP5 in the East of England

VCP5
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing VCP5 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 of England region with a requirement for VCP5.

1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) CCSE
2 1 (50.00%) Information Management
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCDP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) iSeries
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) XenServer
2 1 (50.00%) VCDX
2 1 (50.00%) VCP4
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) VCAP
2 1 (50.00%) vCloud

VCP5
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Architect
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) iSeries
1 1 (50.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Encryption
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) DDoS Mitigation
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Information Management
1 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (50.00%) Presales
1 1 (50.00%) Server Building
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) CCDP
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE
2 1 (50.00%) CCMSE
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCSE
2 1 (50.00%) CCSM
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) VCAP
2 1 (50.00%) VCDX
2 1 (50.00%) VCP4
2 1 (50.00%) VCP6
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) vCloud
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
1 1 (50.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix