Period
to 17 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 17 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
UK > England
6 months to
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 571 681 608
Rank change year-on-year +110 -73 -106
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 600 537 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.45% 0.33% 0.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.82% 1.37% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 525 442 603
England median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% - -
10th Percentile £21,000 £31,275 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% +2.27% -2.22%

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 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 32,940 39,215 41,356
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 24.47% 23.88% 24.74%
Number of salaries quoted 23,915 29,349 32,299
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,366
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.21% -4.49%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -2.17%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in England

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in England

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in England over the 6 months to 17 July 2019.

Salary histogram for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in England

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 17 July 2019. 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
North of England +156 202 £24,500 -38.75% 13
London +63 174 £52,500 -4.55% 25
Yorkshire +118 133 £22,000 -43.23% 3
South East -10 83 £55,000 +42.86% 16
Midlands +51 72 £47,500 +22.58% 13
North West +58 68 £42,500 +1.19% 10
West Midlands +37 52 £46,250 +15.63% 6
East of England +62 46 £53,750 +26.47% 10
East Midlands +43 20 £52,500 +40.00% 7
South West -9 20 £41,000 -3.53% 5
North East - 1 £24,500 -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
UK

For the 6 months to 17 July 2019, IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 600 (100.00%) VMware
2 466 (77.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 453 (75.50%) Microsoft
4 423 (70.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 383 (63.83%) MCSE
6 364 (60.67%) Active Directory
7 359 (59.83%) Cisco
8 321 (53.50%) Cisco Certification
9 320 (53.33%) Windows
10 296 (49.33%) CCNA
11 238 (39.67%) Citrix
12 225 (37.50%) Firewall
13 224 (37.33%) Windows Server
14 222 (37.00%) ITIL
15 210 (35.00%) Data Centre
16 205 (34.17%) Office 365
17 201 (33.50%) Microsoft Azure
18 181 (30.17%) MCSA
19 155 (25.83%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 145 (24.17%) MCITP
21 140 (23.33%) DNS
22 135 (22.50%) Windows Server 2012
23 133 (22.17%) Wireless
24 132 (22.00%) SAN
25 128 (21.33%) Meraki
26 124 (20.67%) HP
27 123 (20.50%) DHCP
28 122 (20.33%) VoIP
29 118 (19.67%) Problem-Solving
30 117 (19.50%) Aruba

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
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
1 109 (18.17%) MS Exchange
2 46 (7.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (4.83%) Exchange Server 2013
4 28 (4.67%) SharePoint
5 12 (2.00%) Skype for Business
6 11 (1.83%) IIS
7 7 (1.17%) Confluence
7 7 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (1.17%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.83%) Apache
9 3 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.50%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 53 (8.83%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.17%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.50%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.17%) Sage 300 ERP
Cloud Services
1 205 (34.17%) Office 365
2 201 (33.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 88 (14.67%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (3.50%) Azure Active Directory
5 19 (3.17%) IaaS
6 12 (2.00%) Mimecast
7 11 (1.83%) SaaS
8 7 (1.17%) Power Platform
9 6 (1.00%) PaaS
10 4 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.50%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.17%) Azure ExpressRoute
13 1 (0.17%) Dynamics 365
13 1 (0.17%) GitHub
13 1 (0.17%) OneDrive
13 1 (0.17%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 225 (37.50%) Firewall
2 140 (23.33%) DNS
3 133 (22.17%) Wireless
4 132 (22.00%) SAN
5 123 (20.50%) DHCP
6 122 (20.33%) VoIP
7 107 (17.83%) 3G
7 107 (17.83%) ADSL
7 107 (17.83%) Broadband
8 43 (7.17%) TCP/IP
9 39 (6.50%) WAN
10 38 (6.33%) iSCSI
11 37 (6.17%) NAS
12 35 (5.83%) Network Security
13 33 (5.50%) Cisco ASA
14 31 (5.17%) VLAN
15 30 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
16 25 (4.17%) LAN
16 25 (4.17%) VSAN
17 24 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (12.83%) SQL Server
2 34 (5.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (1.17%) Power BI
5 6 (1.00%) MySQL
5 6 (1.00%) SQL Server 2016
6 4 (0.67%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.33%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.33%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.17%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.17%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.17%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (1.33%) Jenkins
2 6 (1.00%) JIRA
2 6 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (1.00%) Terragrunt
2 6 (1.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.17%) GitLab
3 1 (0.17%) GoCD
General
1 49 (8.17%) Finance
2 23 (3.83%) Retail
3 22 (3.67%) Marketing
4 12 (2.00%) Advertising
5 11 (1.83%) Telecoms
6 10 (1.67%) Legal
7 6 (1.00%) Aerospace
7 6 (1.00%) Military
8 5 (0.83%) Banking
9 3 (0.50%) Law
9 3 (0.50%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.33%) Electronics
10 2 (0.33%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.17%) Billing
11 1 (0.17%) Greek Language
Job Titles
1 127 (21.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 125 (20.83%) Analyst
3 108 (18.00%) Support Analyst
4 95 (15.83%) Technical Analyst
4 95 (15.83%) Technical Support
5 92 (15.33%) Technical Support Analyst
6 67 (11.17%) Consultant
7 64 (10.67%) 1st Line Support
7 64 (10.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 64 (10.67%) 1st Line Technical Support
8 58 (9.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 49 (8.17%) Support Engineer
10 47 (7.83%) IT Engineer
11 45 (7.50%) Systems Engineer
11 45 (7.50%) VMware Engineer
12 43 (7.17%) 3rd Line Support
13 41 (6.83%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 37 (6.17%) 2nd Line Support
14 37 (6.17%) Network Engineer
15 33 (5.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.33%) Web Services
2 12 (2.00%) Flash
3 6 (1.00%) LDAP
4 3 (0.50%) COM
5 1 (0.17%) .NET
5 1 (0.17%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (0.17%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.17%) MSMQ
5 1 (0.17%) OAuth
5 1 (0.17%) SAML
5 1 (0.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 210 (35.00%) Data Centre
2 51 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
3 46 (7.67%) Replication
4 44 (7.33%) Clustering
5 22 (3.67%) Self-Motivation
6 20 (3.33%) Management Information System
7 17 (2.83%) Public Cloud
8 12 (2.00%) FlexPod
9 9 (1.50%) Enterprise Storage
9 9 (1.50%) Hybrid Cloud
10 8 (1.33%) User Experience
11 7 (1.17%) Greenfield Project
11 7 (1.17%) N-Tier
12 6 (1.00%) Driving Licence
12 6 (1.00%) Linux Command Line
12 6 (1.00%) PKI
13 5 (0.83%) e-Learning
13 5 (0.83%) PlayStation
13 5 (0.83%) Xbox
14 4 (0.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 320 (53.33%) Windows
2 224 (37.33%) Windows Server
3 135 (22.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 108 (18.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 89 (14.83%) Linux
6 52 (8.67%) Windows 7
7 27 (4.50%) Windows 8
8 24 (4.00%) Unix
9 21 (3.50%) Windows 10
10 19 (3.17%) AIX
11 17 (2.83%) CentOS
12 15 (2.50%) Data ONTAP
13 12 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (1.50%) Windows Server 2003
15 7 (1.17%) Windows XP
16 6 (1.00%) Android
17 4 (0.67%) VMS
18 3 (0.50%) Ubuntu
19 1 (0.17%) Solaris
19 1 (0.17%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (37.00%) ITIL
2 155 (25.83%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 118 (19.67%) Problem-Solving
4 113 (18.83%) Disaster Recovery
5 107 (17.83%) Supplier Management
6 72 (12.00%) Presales
7 71 (11.83%) Project Management
8 58 (9.67%) Change Management
9 45 (7.50%) Migration
10 44 (7.33%) Business Continuity
10 44 (7.33%) Service Management
11 39 (6.50%) Line Management
12 31 (5.17%) Mentoring
12 31 (5.17%) Problem Management
13 30 (5.00%) PRINCE2
14 28 (4.67%) Incident Management
14 28 (4.67%) ITIL V3
15 27 (4.50%) Service Delivery
16 25 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
17 24 (4.00%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 102 (17.00%) PowerShell
2 54 (9.00%) SQL
3 19 (3.17%) C
4 18 (3.00%) Bash Shell
5 17 (2.83%) Shell Script
5 17 (2.83%) VBScript
6 10 (1.67%) Python
7 5 (0.83%) PHP
8 4 (0.67%) VB
9 2 (0.33%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.17%) C++
10 1 (0.17%) Java
10 1 (0.17%) Perl
10 1 (0.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 466 (77.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 383 (63.83%) MCSE
3 321 (53.50%) Cisco Certification
4 296 (49.33%) CCNA
5 181 (30.17%) MCSA
6 145 (24.17%) MCITP
7 53 (8.83%) Degree
8 50 (8.33%) CCNP
9 49 (8.17%) VCP6
10 48 (8.00%) MCP
11 39 (6.50%) Citrix Certification
12 27 (4.50%) Security Cleared
13 26 (4.33%) VCP5
14 20 (3.33%) SSCP
15 19 (3.17%) CCA
16 18 (3.00%) RHCE
17 16 (2.67%) CCAA
18 14 (2.33%) VCAP
19 13 (2.17%) CISSP
19 13 (2.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (18.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 75 (12.50%) ISO 9001
3 48 (8.00%) SLA
4 12 (2.00%) PMO
5 10 (1.67%) PCI DSS
6 7 (1.17%) COBIT
7 6 (1.00%) GDPR
8 4 (0.67%) QA
System Software
1 423 (70.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 364 (60.67%) Active Directory
3 98 (16.33%) Hyper-V
4 79 (13.17%) vSphere
5 58 (9.67%) VMware ESXi
6 56 (9.33%) XenApp
7 33 (5.50%) XenDesktop
8 21 (3.50%) VMware NSX
9 18 (3.00%) Virtual Machines
10 16 (2.67%) NFS
11 13 (2.17%) vCloud
12 11 (1.83%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 11 (1.83%) Virtual Servers
13 9 (1.50%) DFS Replication
14 7 (1.17%) BitLocker
14 7 (1.17%) Microsoft App-V
15 6 (1.00%) Terminal Services
16 3 (0.50%) Docker
17 1 (0.17%) Firmware
17 1 (0.17%) KVM
Systems Management
1 81 (13.50%) SCCM
2 35 (5.83%) WSUS
3 25 (4.17%) Failover Clustering
4 22 (3.67%) SCOM
5 20 (3.33%) vRealize
6 16 (2.67%) vCenter Server
7 13 (2.17%) Puppet
8 12 (2.00%) Cisco CUCM
9 11 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
10 9 (1.50%) Backup Exec
10 9 (1.50%) PowerCLI
11 7 (1.17%) Terraform
12 5 (0.83%) FortiGate
12 5 (0.83%) Microsoft Clustering
12 5 (0.83%) Microsoft Intune
13 4 (0.67%) Ansible
13 4 (0.67%) HAProxy
13 4 (0.67%) Nagios
14 3 (0.50%) NetBackup
14 3 (0.50%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 600 (100.00%) VMware
2 453 (75.50%) Microsoft
3 359 (59.83%) Cisco
4 238 (39.67%) Citrix
5 128 (21.33%) Meraki
6 124 (20.67%) HP
7 117 (19.50%) Aruba
8 107 (17.83%) Polycom
9 96 (16.00%) NetApp
10 69 (11.50%) Nimble Storage
11 55 (9.17%) Dell
11 55 (9.17%) Veeam
12 25 (4.17%) Mitel
13 24 (4.00%) EMC
14 23 (3.83%) Red Hat
15 19 (3.17%) IBM
16 18 (3.00%) Fortinet
17 17 (2.83%) Palo Alto
18 16 (2.67%) SonicWALL
19 15 (2.50%) 3PAR