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 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
UK > England
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 578 481 434
Rank change year-on-year -97 -47  
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 307 539 677
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.37% 0.59% 0.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.50% 2.21% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 279 508 608
England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% -  
10th Percentile £31,000 £31,250 £31,100
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £62,875
UK median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +2.27%  

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 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 20474 24383 28460
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 24.51% 26.47% 27.31%
Number of salaries quoted 33697 42042 46450
England median annual salary £46,750 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.57% +5.55%  
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

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 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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 3 months to 29 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 -41 116 £53,000 +0.95% 16
South East -91 53 £40,000 -5.88% 9
North of England +4 47 £41,000 -0.60% 7
Midlands +17 43 £41,500 +3.75% 6
South West -9 34 £36,500 -1.35% 7
West Midlands +23 27 £40,000 -11.11% 3
North West -25 25 £40,000 -15.78% 5
Yorkshire +7 22 £42,000 +5.00% 2
East Midlands +28 16 £45,000 +36.36% 3
East of England -30 15 £50,000 +17.64% 1
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
UK

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 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 VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 666 (100.00%) VMware
2 516 (77.48%) Windows
3 396 (59.46%) Microsoft
4 394 (59.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 391 (58.71%) Windows Server
6 369 (55.41%) Active Directory
7 357 (53.60%) Microsoft Certification
8 261 (39.19%) Cisco
9 260 (39.04%) MCSE
10 251 (37.69%) SAN
11 242 (36.34%) Windows Server 2012
12 235 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
13 227 (34.08%) ITIL
14 221 (33.18%) Windows Server 2008
15 220 (33.03%) Citrix
16 198 (29.73%) MS Exchange
17 197 (29.58%) CCNA
18 185 (27.78%) vSphere
19 179 (26.88%) Firewall
20 172 (25.83%) Linux
21 155 (23.27%) MCSA
21 155 (23.27%) Office 365
22 152 (22.82%) NetApp
23 138 (20.72%) Data Centre
24 136 (20.42%) Hyper-V
25 135 (20.27%) DNS
26 123 (18.47%) HP
27 119 (17.87%) SQL Server
28 114 (17.12%) Microsoft Azure
29 103 (15.47%) MCITP

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
1 198 (29.73%) MS Exchange
2 101 (15.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 89 (13.36%) Exchange Server 2013
4 70 (10.51%) SharePoint
5 67 (10.06%) IIS
6 24 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2007
7 13 (1.95%) Skype for Business
8 7 (1.05%) Apache
9 6 (0.90%) CloudStack
9 6 (0.90%) nginx
10 5 (0.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (0.75%) SAS
11 4 (0.60%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.15%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 21 (3.15%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.60%) Magento
3 2 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.15%) Infor SunSystems
4 1 (0.15%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 155 (23.27%) Office 365
2 114 (17.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 88 (13.21%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (1.50%) SaaS
6 9 (1.35%) IaaS
7 8 (1.20%) Amazon ELB
7 8 (1.20%) Azure Active Directory
7 8 (1.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 6 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 5 (0.75%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.45%) Akamai
12 1 (0.15%) Dropbox
12 1 (0.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 251 (37.69%) SAN
2 179 (26.88%) Firewall
3 135 (20.27%) DNS
4 99 (14.86%) DHCP
5 80 (12.01%) WAN
6 69 (10.36%) LAN
7 68 (10.21%) iSCSI
8 64 (9.61%) NAS
8 64 (9.61%) VPN
9 59 (8.86%) Cisco ASA
10 48 (7.21%) TCP/IP
10 48 (7.21%) VLAN
11 44 (6.61%) Fibre Channel
11 44 (6.61%) VoIP
12 34 (5.11%) Cisco Nexus
13 31 (4.65%) Network Security
13 31 (4.65%) Wireless
14 22 (3.30%) Wi-Fi
15 21 (3.15%) Internet
16 20 (3.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (17.87%) SQL Server
2 24 (3.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (2.70%) MySQL
3 18 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (1.35%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (0.75%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (0.30%) Big Data
6 2 (0.30%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.15%) DB2
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (0.75%) JIRA
1 5 (0.75%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.30%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 78 (11.71%) Finance
2 32 (4.80%) Telecoms
3 11 (1.65%) Advertising
4 8 (1.20%) Law
5 7 (1.05%) Legal
5 7 (1.05%) Retail
6 6 (0.90%) Marketing
7 5 (0.75%) Banking
7 5 (0.75%) French Language
8 3 (0.45%) Back Office
8 3 (0.45%) Billing
8 3 (0.45%) Dutch Language
8 3 (0.45%) German Language
8 3 (0.45%) Polish Language
8 3 (0.45%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.30%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.15%) Automotive
10 1 (0.15%) Games
10 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 220 (33.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 98 (14.71%) VMware Engineer
3 89 (13.36%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 82 (12.31%) Support Engineer
5 75 (11.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 69 (10.36%) Analyst
7 53 (7.96%) Consultant
8 47 (7.06%) Storage Engineer
9 45 (6.76%) 3rd Line Support
10 40 (6.01%) Infrastructure Support
11 39 (5.86%) IT Engineer
11 39 (5.86%) Server Engineer
11 39 (5.86%) Systems Engineer
12 38 (5.71%) Windows Engineer
13 35 (5.26%) Senior VMware Engineer
13 35 (5.26%) Support Analyst
14 34 (5.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
14 34 (5.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
15 29 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 28 (4.20%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (1.95%) Web Services
2 10 (1.50%) XML
3 9 (1.35%) LAMP
4 7 (1.05%) XSLT
5 5 (0.75%) .NET
6 4 (0.60%) Apache Flex
7 3 (0.45%) COM+
8 2 (0.30%) LEMP Stack
9 1 (0.15%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (0.15%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 138 (20.72%) Data Centre
2 42 (6.31%) Clustering
3 32 (4.80%) Computer Science
4 28 (4.20%) Driving Licence
4 28 (4.20%) Replication
5 23 (3.45%) EMC VNX
6 20 (3.00%) Management Information System
6 20 (3.00%) Public Cloud
7 17 (2.55%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (1.50%) Hybrid Cloud
9 9 (1.35%) HP Storage
10 8 (1.20%) Enterprise Storage
10 8 (1.20%) FlexPod
10 8 (1.20%) VxBlock/Vblock
11 7 (1.05%) Blackberry
11 7 (1.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 7 (1.05%) Fat Client
11 7 (1.05%) Thin Client
12 6 (0.90%) PKI
13 5 (0.75%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 516 (77.48%) Windows
2 391 (58.71%) Windows Server
3 242 (36.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 221 (33.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 172 (25.83%) Linux
6 75 (11.26%) Windows 7
7 57 (8.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 35 (5.26%) Windows 10
9 32 (4.80%) CentOS
10 29 (4.35%) Unix
11 21 (3.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 16 (2.40%) Android
13 11 (1.65%) AIX
13 11 (1.65%) Windows Phone
14 10 (1.50%) Apple iOS
15 9 (1.35%) Data ONTAP
15 9 (1.35%) Debian
15 9 (1.35%) HPUX
16 8 (1.20%) Solaris
17 7 (1.05%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (34.08%) ITIL
2 70 (10.51%) Disaster Recovery
3 63 (9.46%) Change Management
4 58 (8.71%) Migration
5 51 (7.66%) Project Management
6 45 (6.76%) Service Delivery
7 41 (6.16%) ITIL V3
8 37 (5.56%) Time Management
9 33 (4.95%) Service Management
10 32 (4.80%) Presales
11 29 (4.35%) Problem Management
12 26 (3.90%) Root Cause Analysis
13 20 (3.00%) Load Balancing
14 19 (2.85%) Cybersecurity
14 19 (2.85%) Mentoring
15 18 (2.70%) Capacity Planning
15 18 (2.70%) CRM
16 17 (2.55%) Kalman Filter
16 17 (2.55%) Line Management
16 17 (2.55%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 100 (15.02%) PowerShell
2 97 (14.56%) SQL
3 31 (4.65%) VBScript
4 30 (4.50%) C
5 17 (2.55%) Bash Shell
6 14 (2.10%) PHP
6 14 (2.10%) Python
7 13 (1.95%) Perl
8 11 (1.65%) Shell Script
9 6 (0.90%) VB
10 5 (0.75%) C#
10 5 (0.75%) JavaScript
11 4 (0.60%) C++
12 1 (0.15%) Java
12 1 (0.15%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 357 (53.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 260 (39.04%) MCSE
3 235 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
4 197 (29.58%) CCNA
5 155 (23.27%) MCSA
6 103 (15.47%) MCITP
7 91 (13.66%) CCNP
8 83 (12.46%) Citrix Certification
9 77 (11.56%) MCP
10 69 (10.36%) Degree
11 58 (8.71%) CCA
12 48 (7.21%) VCP5
13 32 (4.80%) VCAP
14 30 (4.50%) RHCE
15 28 (4.20%) CCIE
15 28 (4.20%) Security Cleared
16 23 (3.45%) VCP6
16 23 (3.45%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
17 22 (3.30%) MCTS
18 21 (3.15%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (10.81%) SLA
2 29 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (3.30%) PCI DSS
4 9 (1.35%) PMO
5 7 (1.05%) Cyber Essentials
6 4 (0.60%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 4 (0.60%) QA
7 1 (0.15%) ISO 22301
7 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 394 (59.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 369 (55.41%) Active Directory
3 185 (27.78%) vSphere
4 136 (20.42%) Hyper-V
5 86 (12.91%) XenApp
6 68 (10.21%) VMware ESXi
7 48 (7.21%) Terminal Services
8 35 (5.26%) vCloud
9 29 (4.35%) XenDesktop
10 26 (3.90%) Virtual Servers
11 19 (2.85%) Virtual Machines
12 12 (1.80%) NFS
13 11 (1.65%) VMware Server
14 10 (1.50%) KVM
14 10 (1.50%) XenServer
15 8 (1.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 8 (1.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 6 (0.90%) UAG
17 5 (0.75%) Forefront TMG
17 5 (0.75%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 62 (9.31%) SCCM
2 58 (8.71%) Backup Exec
3 41 (6.16%) SCOM
4 36 (5.41%) vCenter Server
5 19 (2.85%) Puppet
5 19 (2.85%) vRealize
6 17 (2.55%) NetBackup
6 17 (2.55%) Opscode Chef
7 12 (1.80%) Cisco UCCX
8 10 (1.50%) WMI
9 9 (1.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 9 (1.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 8 (1.20%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 8 (1.20%) PowerCLI
10 8 (1.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 7 (1.05%) Ansible
11 7 (1.05%) Nagios
11 7 (1.05%) SCVMM
11 7 (1.05%) SolarWinds Orion
12 6 (0.90%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 666 (100.00%) VMware
2 396 (59.46%) Microsoft
3 261 (39.19%) Cisco
4 220 (33.03%) Citrix
5 152 (22.82%) NetApp
6 123 (18.47%) HP
7 86 (12.91%) Veeam
8 67 (10.06%) Dell
9 66 (9.91%) EMC
10 60 (9.01%) Red Hat
11 59 (8.86%) Juniper
12 45 (6.76%) SonicWALL
13 39 (5.86%) Symantec
14 35 (5.26%) EqualLogic
15 34 (5.11%) Dell Compellent
16 31 (4.65%) CheckPoint
17 26 (3.90%) F5
17 26 (3.90%) IBM
18 23 (3.45%) Veritas
19 21 (3.15%) Palo Alto
South West London
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
FT Select
Salary: Excellent salary plus car allowance and corporate benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
FT Select
Salary: Unspecified Excellent salary plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Car + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Stroud, Gloucestershire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per day + Bens, OT & On-call !
Posted: Yesterday
Enfield, Middlesex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Enfield, Middlesex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + a comprehensive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Bluetownonline
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Modis International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + on call allow+o/t
Posted: 4 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
The Original Factory Shop tofs
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Qube Global Software
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago