Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1121 1155 1152
Rank change year-on-year +34 -3 +18
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 42 52 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.025% 0.029% 0.068%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.10% 0.11% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 38 45 109
England median annual salary £56,250 £52,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +9.38% +12.94%
10th Percentile £36,250 £28,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £65,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £46,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +12.90% -2.11% +11.76%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
England
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 40419 46620 56282
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.95% 26.11% 27.35%
Number of salaries quoted 31288 37668 45222
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%

VCP5
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing VCP5 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Midlands +44 16 £57,500 +76.92%
London -1 15 £57,500 +9.52% 1
East Midlands +35 8 £57,500 +76.92%
West Midlands +24 8 £36,000 -20.00%
South West +24 5 £60,000 -
North of England +15 4 £42,500 -
North West -20 4 £42,500 -
South East +41 2 £55,000 -
VCP5
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 38 (90.48%) VMware
1 38 (90.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 34 (80.95%) Windows
3 32 (76.19%) Windows Server
4 28 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (64.29%) Microsoft
5 27 (64.29%) Citrix
6 26 (61.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 26 (61.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
8 21 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
8 21 (50.00%) CCNA
9 20 (47.62%) Data Centre
10 19 (45.24%) Office 365
11 18 (42.86%) Cisco
11 18 (42.86%) MS Exchange
12 16 (38.10%) ITIL
12 16 (38.10%) SCCM
13 13 (30.95%) WAN
13 13 (30.95%) Citrix Certification
13 13 (30.95%) EMC
13 13 (30.95%) SAN
13 13 (30.95%) Exchange Server 2010
13 13 (30.95%) Exchange Server 2013
14 12 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
14 12 (28.57%) Service Delivery
14 12 (28.57%) Active Directory
14 12 (28.57%) XenApp
15 11 (26.19%) Hyper-V
15 11 (26.19%) vSphere

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 18 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 13 (30.95%) Exchange Server 2010
2 13 (30.95%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (11.90%) SharePoint
3 5 (11.90%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (11.90%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.38%) Apache
4 1 (2.38%) IIS
4 1 (2.38%) nginx
4 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (45.24%) Office 365
2 12 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.38%) IaaS
4 1 (2.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.95%) SAN
1 13 (30.95%) WAN
2 9 (21.43%) LAN
3 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
4 6 (14.29%) DHCP
4 6 (14.29%) DNS
5 5 (11.90%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (11.90%) Unified Communications
5 5 (11.90%) VPN
5 5 (11.90%) Wireless
6 4 (9.52%) iSCSI
6 4 (9.52%) NetScaler
7 2 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (4.76%) Firewall
8 1 (2.38%) NAS
8 1 (2.38%) PPP
8 1 (2.38%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (11.90%) Advertising
2 4 (9.52%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) Consultant
2 9 (21.43%) Technical Support
3 8 (19.05%) Technical Leader
4 6 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Citrix Consultant
4 6 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) VMware Consultant
5 5 (11.90%) Implementation Consultant
5 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Presales Consultant
5 5 (11.90%) Presales Consultant
5 5 (11.90%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 4 (9.52%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Administrator
6 4 (9.52%) Citrix Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Citrix Specialist
6 4 (9.52%) Data Centre Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Data Centre Specialist
6 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 4 (9.52%) Technical Specialist
6 4 (9.52%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (47.62%) Data Centre
2 10 (23.81%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) Clustering
4 1 (2.38%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 34 (80.95%) Windows
2 32 (76.19%) Windows Server
3 28 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (61.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (14.29%) Linux
7 5 (11.90%) Mac OS X
8 4 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.38%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) ITIL
2 12 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 10 (23.81%) Presales
4 8 (19.05%) Migration
4 8 (19.05%) PRINCE
4 8 (19.05%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (16.67%) Project Management
6 6 (14.29%) Service Management
7 5 (11.90%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (4.76%) Virtual Environments
9 1 (2.38%) Change Control
9 1 (2.38%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.38%) Customer Requirements
9 1 (2.38%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (2.38%) Line Management
9 1 (2.38%) Performance Improvement
9 1 (2.38%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (2.38%) Scorecard
9 1 (2.38%) Task Automation
9 1 (2.38%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.81%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (90.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 26 (61.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (50.00%) CCNA
3 21 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (30.95%) Citrix Certification
5 10 (23.81%) CCA
6 9 (21.43%) MCITP
7 8 (19.05%) Degree
7 8 (19.05%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (19.05%) MCSA
8 6 (14.29%) CCNP
9 5 (11.90%) A+ Certification
9 5 (11.90%) MCP
9 5 (11.90%) MCSE
9 5 (11.90%) VCP6
10 4 (9.52%) RHCE
10 4 (9.52%) VCP4
11 3 (7.14%) CCEA
12 2 (4.76%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (2.38%) Linux+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 24 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 12 (28.57%) XenApp
3 11 (26.19%) Hyper-V
3 11 (26.19%) vSphere
4 9 (21.43%) XenDesktop
5 7 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.38%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 16 (38.10%) SCCM
2 7 (16.67%) SCOM
3 5 (11.90%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (4.76%) NetBackup
4 2 (4.76%) vCenter Server
5 1 (2.38%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (2.38%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (2.38%) Nagios
5 1 (2.38%) vRealize
Vendors
1 38 (90.48%) VMware
2 27 (64.29%) Citrix
2 27 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 18 (42.86%) Cisco
4 13 (30.95%) EMC
5 7 (16.67%) HP
6 6 (14.29%) IBM
6 6 (14.29%) Veritas
7 5 (11.90%) Dell
7 5 (11.90%) McAfee
7 5 (11.90%) QNAP
7 5 (11.90%) Symantec
8 4 (9.52%) arcserve
8 4 (9.52%) Barracuda Networks
8 4 (9.52%) Red Hat
9 3 (7.14%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.38%) Forcepoint
10 1 (2.38%) Juniper
10 1 (2.38%) ProCurve
10 1 (2.38%) Sophos