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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
UK / England
Rank 803 847 844
Rank change year-on-year +44 -3  
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 24 73 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.031% 0.076% 0.085%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.12% 0.27% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 15 61 68
Median salary £55,000 £52,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.76% +9.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 England.

Academic & Professional Certification
England
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 19442 26570 27157
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 24.71% 27.64% 27.58%
Number of salaries quoted 15457 21514 21485
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 23 March 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 23 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
London +66 15 £57,500 +9.52% 4
South East +45 4 £60,000 +37.14%
Yorkshire +24 2 £43,000 -14.00%
North West - 2 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
VCP5
UK

VCP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 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 England region with a requirement for VCP5.

1 35 (81.40%) VMware
1 35 (81.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 29 (67.44%) Cisco
3 25 (58.14%) Windows
3 25 (58.14%) vSphere
4 21 (48.84%) Citrix
4 21 (48.84%) XenApp
5 19 (44.19%) SCCM
5 19 (44.19%) Microsoft
5 19 (44.19%) Data Centre
6 18 (41.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (41.86%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (39.53%) XenDesktop
7 17 (39.53%) MCSA
8 16 (37.21%) CCA
8 16 (37.21%) Citrix Certification
8 16 (37.21%) Windows Server
9 15 (34.88%) VCP6
9 15 (34.88%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (34.88%) Dell
10 14 (32.56%) EMC
10 14 (32.56%) SAN
10 14 (32.56%) SQL Server
10 14 (32.56%) CCNA
11 12 (27.91%) MCP
12 11 (25.58%) IBM
12 11 (25.58%) NetApp
12 11 (25.58%) Firewall
13 10 (23.26%) ITIL
13 10 (23.26%) SQL

VCP5
Top Related 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 10 (23.26%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.30%) CloudStack
2 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (9.30%) Skype for Business
3 2 (4.65%) IIS
4 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) MS Office
2 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (23.26%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (20.93%) Office 365
3 7 (16.28%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 14 (32.56%) SAN
2 11 (25.58%) Firewall
3 9 (20.93%) iSCSI
4 8 (18.60%) Network Security
5 7 (16.28%) DHCP
5 7 (16.28%) DNS
5 7 (16.28%) VLAN
5 7 (16.28%) VPN
6 5 (11.63%) Fibre Channel
6 5 (11.63%) WAN
7 4 (9.30%) IPv4
7 4 (9.30%) IPv6
7 4 (9.30%) LAN
7 4 (9.30%) NAS
7 4 (9.30%) Skype
7 4 (9.30%) VSAN
7 4 (9.30%) Wireless
8 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
9 2 (4.65%) Internet
10 1 (2.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (32.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (18.60%) Manufacturing
2 7 (16.28%) Billing
2 7 (16.28%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.33%) Advertising
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (18.60%) Data Centre Engineer
3 5 (11.63%) Support Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Citrix Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Citrix Specialist
4 4 (9.30%) Data Centre Specialist
4 4 (9.30%) Network Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Software Support Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Storage Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Field Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Storage Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (2.33%) IT Consultant
7 1 (2.33%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.33%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 19 (44.19%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.63%) Clustering
2 5 (11.63%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 4 (9.30%) EMC VNX
4 3 (6.98%) GPGPU
4 3 (6.98%) Robotics
5 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.33%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.33%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.33%) iSeries
5 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (58.14%) Windows
2 16 (37.21%) Windows Server
3 10 (23.26%) Linux
4 6 (13.95%) Windows 7
5 5 (11.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (9.30%) Unix
6 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (6.98%) CentOS
7 3 (6.98%) Debian
7 3 (6.98%) Ubuntu
7 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (4.65%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.26%) ITIL
2 3 (6.98%) Biology
2 3 (6.98%) Project Management
3 2 (4.65%) Data Protection
3 2 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (4.65%) ITSM
3 2 (4.65%) Logistics
3 2 (4.65%) Presales
3 2 (4.65%) Service Management
4 1 (2.33%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (2.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (2.33%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (2.33%) Data Encryption
4 1 (2.33%) DDoS Mitigation
4 1 (2.33%) High Availability
4 1 (2.33%) Information Management
4 1 (2.33%) Patch Management
4 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.33%) Server Building
4 1 (2.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.26%) SQL
2 4 (9.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 35 (81.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 18 (41.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (39.53%) MCSA
4 16 (37.21%) CCA
4 16 (37.21%) Citrix Certification
5 15 (34.88%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (34.88%) VCP6
6 14 (32.56%) CCNA
7 12 (27.91%) MCP
8 9 (20.93%) Degree
9 8 (18.60%) CCSA
10 7 (16.28%) MCSE
11 5 (11.63%) RHCE
12 4 (9.30%) CCNP
12 4 (9.30%) VCP4
13 3 (6.98%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (2.33%) CCDP
14 1 (2.33%) CCENT
14 1 (2.33%) CCIE
14 1 (2.33%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.60%) PMO
1 8 (18.60%) QA
2 2 (4.65%) SLA
3 1 (2.33%) GCP
System Software
1 25 (58.14%) vSphere
2 21 (48.84%) XenApp
3 18 (41.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (39.53%) XenDesktop
5 9 (20.93%) Active Directory
6 7 (16.28%) Hyper-V
7 6 (13.95%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (6.98%) GPFS
8 3 (6.98%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (2.33%) NFS
9 1 (2.33%) vCloud
9 1 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
9 1 (2.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (44.19%) SCCM
2 5 (11.63%) NetBackup
3 3 (6.98%) ThinApp
4 1 (2.33%) Ansible
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.33%) Puppet
4 1 (2.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (81.40%) VMware
2 29 (67.44%) Cisco
3 21 (48.84%) Citrix
4 19 (44.19%) Microsoft
5 15 (34.88%) Dell
6 14 (32.56%) EMC
7 11 (25.58%) IBM
7 11 (25.58%) NetApp
8 9 (20.93%) CheckPoint
8 9 (20.93%) Red Hat
9 8 (18.60%) F5
9 8 (18.60%) HP
9 8 (18.60%) Juniper
10 5 (11.63%) Veeam
11 4 (9.30%) NETGEAR
11 4 (9.30%) QNAP
11 4 (9.30%) Rackspace
11 4 (9.30%) Synology
12 3 (6.98%) Blue Prism
13 2 (4.65%) Brocade
East London
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
JM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Trinity College London
Posted: 9 days ago
East London
IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000.0000 - £45000.0000 per annum + 4500 on call a year
Posted: 10 days ago