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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 92 103
Rank change year-on-year -6 +11  
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 2 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.16% 0.34% 0.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.60% 1.25% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 2
Median salary £55,000 £31,531 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +74.43% -41.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +7.59%  

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 Edinburgh.

Academic & Professional Certification
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 335 320 360
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 27.46% 26.94% 25.64%
Number of salaries quoted 202 179 244
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Edinburgh

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

1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) Back Office
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Storage

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (100.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware