The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for VCP5 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 5 (VCP5)
UK / England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 837 866 883
Rank change year-on-year +29 +17  
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 26 49 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.031% 0.054% 0.075%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.20% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 23 47 50
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £41,500 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,750
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00%  

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 England.

Academic & Professional Certification
England
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 20341 24211 28429
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 24.56% 26.55% 27.39%
Number of salaries quoted 15933 19808 22724
Median salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

VCP5
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 England

VCP5
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for VCP5 in England

VCP5
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VCP5 in England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VCP5 in England

VCP5
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VCP5 within the England region over the 3 months to 25 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
London +11 15 £50,000 -9.09%
East Midlands +25 4 £57,500 +64.28%
South East +44 3 £55,000 -
West Midlands +13 3 £40,000 -11.11%
North West - 1 £47,500 - 1
VCP5
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 England region with a requirement for VCP5.

1 47 (94.00%) VMware
1 47 (94.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 33 (66.00%) Windows
3 28 (56.00%) Windows Server
4 26 (52.00%) SAN
4 26 (52.00%) Amazon AWS
5 25 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 23 (46.00%) vSphere
7 21 (42.00%) Cisco
8 20 (40.00%) Linux
8 20 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 20 (40.00%) SCCM
9 19 (38.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 19 (38.00%) Red Hat
9 19 (38.00%) Dell
10 18 (36.00%) SQL Server
10 18 (36.00%) ITIL
11 17 (34.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 16 (32.00%) EMC
12 16 (32.00%) RHCE
12 16 (32.00%) Data Centre
13 15 (30.00%) DNS
13 15 (30.00%) PowerShell
13 15 (30.00%) iSCSI
13 15 (30.00%) XenApp
14 14 (28.00%) IBM
14 14 (28.00%) CCNA
14 14 (28.00%) Citrix
14 14 (28.00%) MS Exchange
14 14 (28.00%) Cisco Certification

VCP5
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 14 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (12.00%) CloudStack
4 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (4.00%) IIS
7 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 26 (52.00%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (34.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (24.00%) Office 365
4 3 (6.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (52.00%) SAN
2 15 (30.00%) DNS
2 15 (30.00%) iSCSI
3 12 (24.00%) IPv4
4 9 (18.00%) DHCP
5 7 (14.00%) Fibre Channel
5 7 (14.00%) VSAN
6 6 (12.00%) Firewall
6 6 (12.00%) IPv6
6 6 (12.00%) NAS
6 6 (12.00%) SNMP
7 5 (10.00%) LAN
7 5 (10.00%) Software-Defined Networking
8 4 (8.00%) Network Security
8 4 (8.00%) WAN
9 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
9 3 (6.00%) Unified Communications
9 3 (6.00%) VPN
10 2 (4.00%) VLAN
10 2 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (8.00%) Advertising
2 3 (6.00%) Billing
2 3 (6.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (44.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (12.00%) Network Manager
2 6 (12.00%) Technical Leader
3 5 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Technical Support
5 3 (6.00%) Citrix Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Citrix Specialist
5 3 (6.00%) Collaboration Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Data Centre Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Data Centre Specialist
5 3 (6.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Consultant
6 2 (4.00%) Storage Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) VMware Engineer
7 1 (2.00%) Desktop Support
7 1 (2.00%) Implementation Consultant
7 1 (2.00%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.00%) Data Centre
2 13 (26.00%) Clustering
3 9 (18.00%) EMC VNX
4 7 (14.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (6.00%) Robotics
5 3 (6.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 2 (4.00%) GPGPU
7 1 (2.00%) Device Driver
7 1 (2.00%) Driving Licence
7 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 33 (66.00%) Windows
2 28 (56.00%) Windows Server
3 20 (40.00%) Linux
4 10 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (16.00%) CentOS
5 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.00%) Debian
6 2 (4.00%) Ubuntu
6 2 (4.00%) Unix
6 2 (4.00%) Windows 10
6 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.00%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.00%) ITIL
2 6 (12.00%) Change Management
2 6 (12.00%) Service Delivery
3 5 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (8.00%) Migration
4 4 (8.00%) PRINCE
4 4 (8.00%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (6.00%) Project Management
5 3 (6.00%) Service Management
5 3 (6.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (4.00%) Biology
6 2 (4.00%) ITSM
6 2 (4.00%) Logistics
6 2 (4.00%) Presales
7 1 (2.00%) Business Forecasting
7 1 (2.00%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (2.00%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.00%) Task Automation
7 1 (2.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 11 (22.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (94.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 20 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (32.00%) RHCE
4 14 (28.00%) CCNA
4 14 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (26.00%) MCSE
6 12 (24.00%) VCP6
7 10 (20.00%) MCSA
8 8 (16.00%) Citrix Certification
8 8 (16.00%) Degree
9 7 (14.00%) CCA
10 6 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (10.00%) CCNP
11 5 (10.00%) MCP
12 4 (8.00%) CCSA
12 4 (8.00%) VCP4
13 1 (2.00%) A+ Certification
13 1 (2.00%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) PMO
1 4 (8.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (46.00%) vSphere
2 19 (38.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (30.00%) XenApp
4 11 (22.00%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 9 (18.00%) XenDesktop
7 8 (16.00%) Hyper-V
8 6 (12.00%) KVM
8 6 (12.00%) vCloud
8 6 (12.00%) XenServer
9 4 (8.00%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (4.00%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 20 (40.00%) SCCM
2 10 (20.00%) NetBackup
3 6 (12.00%) Failover Clustering
3 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 6 (12.00%) PowerCLI
3 6 (12.00%) SCOM
3 6 (12.00%) SCVMM
3 6 (12.00%) WMI
4 4 (8.00%) Cisco Prime
4 4 (8.00%) Cisco UCCE
4 4 (8.00%) ThinApp
5 2 (4.00%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (2.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 47 (94.00%) VMware
2 25 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 21 (42.00%) Cisco
4 19 (38.00%) Dell
4 19 (38.00%) Red Hat
5 16 (32.00%) EMC
6 14 (28.00%) Citrix
6 14 (28.00%) IBM
7 13 (26.00%) HP
8 11 (22.00%) NetApp
9 7 (14.00%) QNAP
10 6 (12.00%) Dell Compellent
10 6 (12.00%) EqualLogic
10 6 (12.00%) NETGEAR
10 6 (12.00%) Rackspace
10 6 (12.00%) Synology
10 6 (12.00%) Veeam
11 4 (8.00%) CheckPoint
11 4 (8.00%) F5
11 4 (8.00%) Juniper
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