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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England / East of England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 245 231 231
Rank change year-on-year -14 0  
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 17 33 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.27% 0.49% 0.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.89% 1.66% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 17 32 50
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,001
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £36,050 £33,826
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

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 of England.

Academic & Professional Certification
East of England
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1903 1989 2571
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 30.57% 29.51% 31.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1472 1646 2118
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in the East of England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Hertfordshire -19 12 £55,000 +12.82%
Essex -3 4 £42,500 -
Cambridgeshire -17 1 £32,500 -18.75%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 of England region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 55 (100.00%) VMware
2 48 (87.27%) Microsoft
3 47 (85.45%) Windows
3 47 (85.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 41 (74.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 39 (70.91%) Windows Server
6 31 (56.36%) Cisco Certification
6 31 (56.36%) Active Directory
6 31 (56.36%) MCSE
6 31 (56.36%) SQL Server
7 29 (52.73%) ITIL
8 28 (50.91%) Citrix
9 26 (47.27%) CCNA
9 26 (47.27%) Cisco
9 26 (47.27%) Change Management
10 24 (43.64%) PowerShell
10 24 (43.64%) DNS
10 24 (43.64%) DHCP
11 23 (41.82%) SQL
11 23 (41.82%) Windows Server 2008
12 22 (40.00%) Windows 7
12 22 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
12 22 (40.00%) Firewall
13 21 (38.18%) Windows Server 2012
14 20 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
14 20 (36.36%) Problem Management
14 20 (36.36%) VBScript
15 19 (34.55%) MCP
16 18 (32.73%) MS Exchange
16 18 (32.73%) SAN

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
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:

Application Platforms
1 18 (32.73%) MS Exchange
2 12 (21.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (21.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (10.91%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.45%) IIS
5 2 (3.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (3.64%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (30.91%) Office 365
2 12 (21.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (7.27%) IaaS
3 4 (7.27%) SaaS
4 2 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (43.64%) DHCP
1 24 (43.64%) DNS
2 22 (40.00%) Firewall
3 18 (32.73%) SAN
4 14 (25.45%) VoIP
5 12 (21.82%) iSCSI
6 6 (10.91%) LAN
6 6 (10.91%) MPLS
6 6 (10.91%) TCP/IP
6 6 (10.91%) VLAN
6 6 (10.91%) VPN
6 6 (10.91%) WAN
7 4 (7.27%) BGP
7 4 (7.27%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (7.27%) FTP
7 4 (7.27%) HTTP
7 4 (7.27%) HTTPS
7 4 (7.27%) SMTP
7 4 (7.27%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (5.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (56.36%) SQL Server
2 16 (29.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (14.55%) MySQL
4 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (45.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 20 (36.36%) VMware Engineer
3 12 (21.82%) Consultant
4 11 (20.00%) Server Engineer
5 10 (18.18%) Support Engineer
6 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Engineer
7 8 (14.55%) 3rd Line Support
7 8 (14.55%) Citrix Consultant
7 8 (14.55%) Citrix Technical Consultant
7 8 (14.55%) Technical Consultant
7 8 (14.55%) VMware Consultant
7 8 (14.55%) VMware Technical Consultant
7 8 (14.55%) Wintel Engineer
8 7 (12.73%) Citrix Engineer
8 7 (12.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (10.91%) Analyst
9 6 (10.91%) Citrix Server Engineer
9 6 (10.91%) Server Support
9 6 (10.91%) Support Analyst
9 6 (10.91%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.55%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 8 (14.55%) Replication
2 7 (12.73%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.27%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (7.27%) Driving Licence
3 4 (7.27%) User Experience
4 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.64%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.64%) Clustering
6 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.82%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.82%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 47 (85.45%) Windows
2 39 (70.91%) Windows Server
3 23 (41.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 21 (38.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (18.18%) Linux
6 10 (18.18%) Windows 10
7 2 (3.64%) AIX
7 2 (3.64%) Android
7 2 (3.64%) CentOS
7 2 (3.64%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (52.73%) ITIL
2 26 (47.27%) Change Management
3 20 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
3 20 (36.36%) Problem Management
4 12 (21.82%) ITIL V3
5 10 (18.18%) Configuration Management
6 9 (16.36%) Project Management
7 8 (14.55%) Incident Management
7 8 (14.55%) Migration
7 8 (14.55%) Service Delivery
8 6 (10.91%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (7.27%) Cryptography
9 4 (7.27%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (7.27%) Data Protection
9 4 (7.27%) Information Security
9 4 (7.27%) Patch Management
9 4 (7.27%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (7.27%) Regulatory Compliance
9 4 (7.27%) Time Management
10 2 (3.64%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (43.64%) PowerShell
2 23 (41.82%) SQL
3 20 (36.36%) VBScript
4 8 (14.55%) Perl
4 8 (14.55%) PHP
5 2 (3.64%) C
5 2 (3.64%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 47 (85.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (56.36%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (56.36%) MCSE
3 26 (47.27%) CCNA
4 22 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
5 19 (34.55%) MCP
6 12 (21.82%) CCAA
6 12 (21.82%) MCSA
7 8 (14.55%) MCTS
8 7 (12.73%) MCITP
9 6 (10.91%) CCA
10 4 (7.27%) CCNP
10 4 (7.27%) CISSP
11 1 (1.82%) CCIE
11 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
11 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
11 1 (1.82%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (21.82%) SLA
2 4 (7.27%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (7.27%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 4 (7.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (74.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (56.36%) Active Directory
3 16 (29.09%) Hyper-V
4 11 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (14.55%) vCloud
5 8 (14.55%) vSphere
6 4 (7.27%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (7.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (23.64%) SCCM
2 9 (16.36%) SCOM
3 8 (14.55%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (14.55%) Puppet
4 4 (7.27%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.82%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.82%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 55 (100.00%) VMware
2 48 (87.27%) Microsoft
3 28 (50.91%) Citrix
4 26 (47.27%) Cisco
5 14 (25.45%) HP
6 12 (21.82%) SonicWALL
7 8 (14.55%) Oracle
7 8 (14.55%) Veeam
8 7 (12.73%) IBM
8 7 (12.73%) Meraki
9 4 (7.27%) Nimble Storage
9 4 (7.27%) Palo Alto
9 4 (7.27%) SolarWinds
10 3 (5.45%) EMC
10 3 (5.45%) Symantec
11 2 (3.64%) AppSense
11 2 (3.64%) Fortinet
11 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.82%) CommVault
12 1 (1.82%) NetApp