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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England / East of England
Rank 203 220 208
Rank change year-on-year +17 -12  
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 39 45 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.64% 0.61% 0.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.23% 2.06% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 38 31 48
Median salary £47,500 £41,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.45% -4.59%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £26,700 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £54,300 £51,800 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +3.70%  

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 1747 2185 2230
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 28.60% 29.69% 30.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1295 1715 1765
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 £64,000 £60,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 24 March 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 24 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
Hertfordshire +22 34 £47,500 +26.66%
Cambridgeshire +8 3 £36,250 -26.02%
Essex +12 2 £45,000 +76.47%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 of England region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 64 (100.00%) VMware
2 61 (95.31%) Microsoft
3 49 (76.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 48 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 42 (65.63%) Windows
6 37 (57.81%) Windows Server
7 32 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 32 (50.00%) MS Excel
8 31 (48.44%) ITIL
9 30 (46.88%) Active Directory
9 30 (46.88%) Cisco Certification
10 29 (45.31%) Change Management
11 27 (42.19%) Citrix
11 27 (42.19%) Cisco
12 26 (40.63%) MCSE
13 24 (37.50%) CCNA
14 23 (35.94%) SLA
15 22 (34.38%) SQL
15 22 (34.38%) PowerShell
16 21 (32.81%) DNS
16 21 (32.81%) DHCP
16 21 (32.81%) Disaster Recovery
17 20 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
18 19 (29.69%) Problem Management
18 19 (29.69%) SCCM
18 19 (29.69%) Windows Server 2012
18 19 (29.69%) Firewall
18 19 (29.69%) VBScript
18 19 (29.69%) MCP
19 18 (28.13%) Citrix Certification

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related 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 17 (26.56%) MS Exchange
2 10 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (14.06%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (14.06%) IIS
4 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 32 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (25.00%) Office 365
2 8 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.69%) IaaS
3 3 (4.69%) SaaS
4 2 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.56%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (32.81%) DHCP
1 21 (32.81%) DNS
2 19 (29.69%) Firewall
3 12 (18.75%) SAN
4 7 (10.94%) iSCSI
4 7 (10.94%) VoIP
5 6 (9.38%) MPLS
6 5 (7.81%) WAN
7 4 (6.25%) BGP
7 4 (6.25%) LAN
8 2 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (3.13%) FTP
8 2 (3.13%) HTTP
8 2 (3.13%) HTTPS
8 2 (3.13%) NetScaler
8 2 (3.13%) SMTP
8 2 (3.13%) TCP/IP
8 2 (3.13%) VLAN
8 2 (3.13%) VPN
9 1 (1.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (18.75%) MySQL
3 11 (17.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (4.69%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (45.31%) VMware Engineer
2 25 (39.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 14 (21.88%) Server Engineer
4 12 (18.75%) Consultant
4 12 (18.75%) Microsoft Engineer
5 10 (15.63%) Citrix Consultant
5 10 (15.63%) Citrix Engineer
5 10 (15.63%) Citrix Technical Consultant
5 10 (15.63%) Server Support
5 10 (15.63%) Technical Consultant
5 10 (15.63%) VMware Consultant
5 10 (15.63%) VMware Technical Consultant
6 9 (14.06%) Analyst
6 9 (14.06%) Citrix Server Engineer
6 9 (14.06%) Server Consultant
6 9 (14.06%) Technical Engineer
7 8 (12.50%) Support Analyst
8 7 (10.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (10.94%) Support Engineer
8 7 (10.94%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.75%) LAMP
2 1 (1.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.44%) Data Centre
2 13 (20.31%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 11 (17.19%) Replication
4 5 (7.81%) EMC VNX
4 5 (7.81%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (7.81%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.13%) Clustering
6 2 (3.13%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.56%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.56%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 42 (65.63%) Windows
2 37 (57.81%) Windows Server
3 20 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (29.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (20.31%) Linux
5 13 (20.31%) Windows 7
6 6 (9.38%) Windows 10
7 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (48.44%) ITIL
2 29 (45.31%) Change Management
3 21 (32.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 19 (29.69%) Problem Management
5 15 (23.44%) Incident Management
6 14 (21.88%) Configuration Management
7 12 (18.75%) Migration
7 12 (18.75%) Service Delivery
8 8 (12.50%) ITIL V3
8 8 (12.50%) Project Management
9 3 (4.69%) Server Virtualisation
10 2 (3.13%) High Availability
10 2 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (3.13%) Mentoring
10 2 (3.13%) Mobile Device Management
10 2 (3.13%) Release Management
10 2 (3.13%) Server Monitoring
10 2 (3.13%) Technical Analysis
10 2 (3.13%) Time Management
10 2 (3.13%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 22 (34.38%) PowerShell
1 22 (34.38%) SQL
2 19 (29.69%) VBScript
3 12 (18.75%) Perl
3 12 (18.75%) PHP
4 1 (1.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 49 (76.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (46.88%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (40.63%) MCSE
4 24 (37.50%) CCNA
5 19 (29.69%) MCP
6 18 (28.13%) Citrix Certification
7 12 (18.75%) MCITP
8 9 (14.06%) CCA
9 8 (12.50%) MCSA
10 7 (10.94%) CCAA
10 7 (10.94%) MCTS
11 6 (9.38%) CCNP
12 4 (6.25%) SC Cleared
12 4 (6.25%) Security Cleared
13 3 (4.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (4.69%) VCP6
14 2 (3.13%) CCSE
14 2 (3.13%) Degree
14 2 (3.13%) VCP5
15 1 (1.56%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (35.94%) SLA
2 12 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 48 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (46.88%) Active Directory
3 15 (23.44%) vSphere
4 14 (21.88%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (20.31%) vCloud
6 9 (14.06%) Hyper-V
7 7 (10.94%) XenApp
8 3 (4.69%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (3.13%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.56%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (1.56%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (1.56%) VMware ESX
10 1 (1.56%) XenDesktop
10 1 (1.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (29.69%) SCCM
2 14 (21.88%) SCOM
3 12 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (18.75%) Puppet
4 5 (7.81%) NetBackup
4 5 (7.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (6.25%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (4.69%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.56%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 64 (100.00%) VMware
2 61 (95.31%) Microsoft
3 27 (42.19%) Cisco
3 27 (42.19%) Citrix
4 17 (26.56%) HP
5 13 (20.31%) Veeam
6 12 (18.75%) IBM
6 12 (18.75%) Oracle
7 8 (12.50%) EMC
8 7 (10.94%) SonicWALL
9 6 (9.38%) 3PAR
9 6 (9.38%) NetApp
10 5 (7.81%) CommVault
10 5 (7.81%) SolarWinds
10 5 (7.81%) Symantec
11 4 (6.25%) CheckPoint
11 4 (6.25%) Meraki
11 4 (6.25%) Nimble Storage
11 4 (6.25%) Palo Alto
12 2 (3.13%) Dell