Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 582 622 660
Rank change year-on-year +40 +38 -134
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 524 586 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.41% 0.38% 0.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.77% 1.61% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 437 454 556
England median annual salary £50,000 £43,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.28% - +1.18%
10th Percentile £21,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +14.94% +2.35% -

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 29,568 36,367 39,832
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.35% 23.86% 24.37%
Number of salaries quoted 21,706 27,118 30,781
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year - +6.38% +4.44%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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
London +55 172 £57,500 +11.11% 19
North of England +99 146 £22,000 -41.33% 11
Yorkshire +70 92 £22,000 -41.33% 6
South East -23 91 £60,000 +51.90% 26
North West +68 54 £42,500 +6.25% 5
East of England +13 44 £55,000 +22.22% 2
South West +17 34 £43,750 +2.94% 12
Midlands -5 29 £52,500 +23.53% 12
East Midlands +36 21 £52,500 +61.54% 7
West Midlands -9 8 £50,000 +17.65% 5
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
UK

For the 6 months to 21 October 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).

1 524 (100.00%) VMware
2 373 (71.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 364 (69.47%) Microsoft
4 363 (69.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 308 (58.78%) MCSE
6 282 (53.82%) Windows
6 282 (53.82%) Cisco
7 266 (50.76%) Active Directory
8 253 (48.28%) Cisco Certification
9 234 (44.66%) CCNA
10 220 (41.98%) Citrix
11 194 (37.02%) Azure
12 191 (36.45%) Firewall
13 182 (34.73%) ITIL
14 178 (33.97%) Office 365
14 178 (33.97%) Data Centre
15 158 (30.15%) Windows Server
16 137 (26.15%) MCSA
17 122 (23.28%) AWS
18 117 (22.33%) Hyper-V
19 113 (21.56%) SAN
20 111 (21.18%) HP
21 104 (19.85%) VoIP
22 101 (19.27%) DNS
23 100 (19.08%) NetApp
23 100 (19.08%) MCITP
24 97 (18.51%) DHCP
24 97 (18.51%) Windows Server 2012
25 95 (18.13%) Disaster Recovery
26 90 (17.18%) Infrastructure Engineering

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 89 (16.98%) MS Exchange
2 38 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (6.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 20 (3.82%) SharePoint
5 12 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (1.91%) Skype for Business
7 8 (1.53%) Confluence
8 7 (1.34%) Tomcat
9 6 (1.15%) IIS
10 3 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.57%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 34 (6.49%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.57%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 194 (37.02%) Azure
2 178 (33.97%) Office 365
3 122 (23.28%) AWS
4 16 (3.05%) Azure Active Directory
4 16 (3.05%) IaaS
5 6 (1.15%) Mimecast
5 6 (1.15%) PaaS
6 5 (0.95%) SaaS
7 3 (0.57%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.19%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 1 (0.19%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.19%) GCP
9 1 (0.19%) GitHub
9 1 (0.19%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 191 (36.45%) Firewall
2 113 (21.56%) SAN
3 104 (19.85%) VoIP
4 101 (19.27%) DNS
5 97 (18.51%) DHCP
6 82 (15.65%) Wireless
7 75 (14.31%) 3G
7 75 (14.31%) ADSL
7 75 (14.31%) Broadband
8 50 (9.54%) LAN
9 48 (9.16%) WAN
10 40 (7.63%) NAS
11 39 (7.44%) TCP/IP
12 38 (7.25%) VSAN
13 37 (7.06%) iSCSI
13 37 (7.06%) Network Security
14 36 (6.87%) VPN
15 29 (5.53%) Fibre Channel
16 27 (5.15%) Cisco ASA
17 21 (4.01%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (10.69%) SQL Server
2 34 (6.49%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (2.10%) SQL Server 2016
4 6 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (0.76%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (0.38%) MySQL
6 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.19%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.19%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.19%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (1.53%) Jenkins
1 8 (1.53%) JIRA
2 7 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (1.34%) Visual Studio
3 6 (1.15%) Terragrunt
4 1 (0.19%) GitLab
4 1 (0.19%) GoCD
General
1 38 (7.25%) Finance
2 24 (4.58%) Telecoms
3 20 (3.82%) Retail
4 16 (3.05%) Legal
5 12 (2.29%) Advertising
5 12 (2.29%) Law
6 10 (1.91%) Manufacturing
7 9 (1.72%) Banking
8 5 (0.95%) Games
8 5 (0.95%) Marketing
9 3 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.38%) Electronics
10 2 (0.38%) Public Sector
11 1 (0.19%) Billing
11 1 (0.19%) Greek Language
11 1 (0.19%) Military
Job Titles
1 102 (19.47%) Consultant
2 101 (19.27%) Analyst
3 79 (15.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 72 (13.74%) Technical Analyst
5 71 (13.55%) Support Analyst
6 70 (13.36%) Technical Support
7 66 (12.60%) Technical Support Analyst
8 48 (9.16%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 47 (8.97%) 1st Line Support
9 47 (8.97%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 47 (8.97%) 1st Line Technical Support
10 43 (8.21%) VMware Engineer
11 40 (7.63%) IT Engineer
12 39 (7.44%) Support Engineer
13 35 (6.68%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 33 (6.30%) Systems Engineer
15 32 (6.11%) Architect
16 31 (5.92%) Network Engineer
17 28 (5.34%) 2nd Line Support
18 23 (4.39%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (2.86%) Web Services
2 12 (2.29%) Flash
3 11 (2.10%) LDAP
4 5 (0.95%) SAML
5 1 (0.19%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (0.19%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.19%) COM+
5 1 (0.19%) OAuth
5 1 (0.19%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 178 (33.97%) Data Centre
2 39 (7.44%) Replication
3 32 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (5.92%) Public Cloud
5 24 (4.58%) Self-Motivation
6 20 (3.82%) Management Information System
7 15 (2.86%) Clustering
8 14 (2.67%) Enterprise Storage
8 14 (2.67%) PKI
9 13 (2.48%) FlexPod
10 11 (2.10%) EMC VNX
10 11 (2.10%) PlayStation
10 11 (2.10%) Xbox
11 9 (1.72%) AS400
12 8 (1.53%) Blackberry
12 8 (1.53%) User Experience
13 7 (1.34%) N-Tier
14 6 (1.15%) HP StoreVirtual
14 6 (1.15%) Linux Command Line
15 5 (0.95%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 282 (53.82%) Windows
2 158 (30.15%) Windows Server
3 97 (18.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 89 (16.98%) Linux
5 81 (15.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 48 (9.16%) Unix
7 40 (7.63%) Windows 7
8 28 (5.34%) Windows 10
9 13 (2.48%) AIX
9 13 (2.48%) Data ONTAP
10 11 (2.10%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.95%) Android
11 5 (0.95%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.76%) CentOS
12 4 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.19%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (34.73%) ITIL
2 95 (18.13%) Disaster Recovery
3 90 (17.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 82 (15.65%) Presales
5 79 (15.08%) Problem-Solving
6 75 (14.31%) Supplier Management
7 60 (11.45%) Business Continuity
8 38 (7.25%) Project Management
9 36 (6.87%) Change Management
9 36 (6.87%) Project Delivery
10 33 (6.30%) Service Delivery
11 30 (5.73%) Migration
11 30 (5.73%) Problem Management
12 26 (4.96%) Virtual Infrastructure
13 25 (4.77%) Mentoring
13 25 (4.77%) PRINCE2
14 24 (4.58%) Customer Requirements
15 21 (4.01%) Capacity Planning
16 20 (3.82%) TOGAF
17 19 (3.63%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (16.41%) PowerShell
2 50 (9.54%) SQL
3 15 (2.86%) Python
4 14 (2.67%) C
4 14 (2.67%) VBScript
5 11 (2.10%) Bash Shell
6 7 (1.34%) Shell Script
7 6 (1.15%) JavaScript
7 6 (1.15%) Perl
8 4 (0.76%) VB
9 1 (0.19%) C++
9 1 (0.19%) Java
9 1 (0.19%) PHP
9 1 (0.19%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 373 (71.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 308 (58.78%) MCSE
3 253 (48.28%) Cisco Certification
4 234 (44.66%) CCNA
5 137 (26.15%) MCSA
6 100 (19.08%) MCITP
7 59 (11.26%) Degree
8 51 (9.73%) CCNP
9 41 (7.82%) Citrix Certification
9 41 (7.82%) VCP6
10 34 (6.49%) MCP
11 26 (4.96%) CCA
12 25 (4.77%) VCP5
13 21 (4.01%) Security Cleared
13 21 (4.01%) VCAP
14 14 (2.67%) CCIE
14 14 (2.67%) SC Cleared
15 13 (2.48%) CCAA
16 12 (2.29%) VCP4
17 10 (1.91%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (12.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 56 (10.69%) ISO 9001
3 26 (4.96%) SLA
4 12 (2.29%) PMO
5 3 (0.57%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (0.57%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.19%) COBIT
6 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 363 (69.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 266 (50.76%) Active Directory
3 117 (22.33%) Hyper-V
4 76 (14.50%) vSphere
5 58 (11.07%) XenDesktop
6 57 (10.88%) XenApp
7 34 (6.49%) VMware NSX
8 22 (4.20%) VMware ESXi
9 17 (3.24%) NFS
10 15 (2.86%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 12 (2.29%) Virtual Servers
12 7 (1.34%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 7 (1.34%) Firmware
12 7 (1.34%) Virtual Desktop
13 5 (0.95%) Terminal Services
13 5 (0.95%) vCloud
13 5 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
14 3 (0.57%) Docker
15 2 (0.38%) BitLocker
15 2 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 49 (9.35%) vRealize
2 45 (8.59%) SCCM
3 18 (3.44%) WSUS
4 16 (3.05%) vCenter Server
5 12 (2.29%) Cisco CUCM
6 11 (2.10%) Ansible
7 10 (1.91%) Microsoft Intune
7 10 (1.91%) Terraform
8 9 (1.72%) Backup Exec
9 7 (1.34%) EMC NetWorker
9 7 (1.34%) Puppet
9 7 (1.34%) SCOM
10 6 (1.15%) Avamar
11 5 (0.95%) PowerCLI
12 3 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
12 3 (0.57%) Salt
12 3 (0.57%) SolarWinds Orion
12 3 (0.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 2 (0.38%) AirWatch
13 2 (0.38%) Nagios
Vendors
1 524 (100.00%) VMware
2 364 (69.47%) Microsoft
3 282 (53.82%) Cisco
4 220 (41.98%) Citrix
5 111 (21.18%) HP
6 100 (19.08%) NetApp
7 88 (16.79%) Meraki
8 79 (15.08%) Aruba
9 75 (14.31%) Polycom
10 72 (13.74%) Nimble Storage
11 60 (11.45%) Dell
12 54 (10.31%) Veeam
13 29 (5.53%) EMC
14 23 (4.39%) Mitel
15 16 (3.05%) IBM
16 13 (2.48%) 3PAR
17 12 (2.29%) Palo Alto
18 11 (2.10%) SolarWinds
19 10 (1.91%) F5
19 10 (1.91%) Juniper