Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 636 504 474
Rank change year-on-year -132 -30 -22
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 575 896 1271
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.34% 0.50% 0.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.43% 1.92% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 536 838 1148
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £64,250 £60,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -5.56% -

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 40095 46574 56191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 24.00% 26.16% 27.33%
Number of salaries quoted 31023 37620 45108
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 £76,250 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

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 19 November 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 6 months to 19 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
London -30 220 £50,000 - 12
South East -101 133 £40,000 -5.88% 7
Midlands +50 88 £40,000 - 8
West Midlands +40 70 £40,000 -5.88% 8
South West -8 57 £40,000 +8.11% 2
East of England -9 43 £50,000 +16.41% 3
North of England -41 40 £37,500 -
North West -21 25 £37,500 -
East Midlands +26 19 £52,500 +31.25%
Yorkshire +14 13 £39,000 +4.00%
North East -7 2 £26,000 +15.56%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 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).

1 575 (100.00%) VMware
2 473 (82.26%) Windows
3 386 (67.13%) Microsoft
4 328 (57.04%) VMware Infrastructure
5 321 (55.83%) Windows Server
6 309 (53.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 284 (49.39%) Active Directory
8 260 (45.22%) Cisco
9 248 (43.13%) MCSE
10 242 (42.09%) SAN
11 222 (38.61%) Windows Server 2012
12 216 (37.57%) Citrix
13 199 (34.61%) MS Exchange
14 196 (34.09%) Cisco Certification
15 180 (31.30%) CCNA
16 175 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
17 166 (28.87%) Office 365
18 156 (27.13%) ITIL
19 155 (26.96%) Firewall
20 147 (25.57%) Hyper-V
21 133 (23.13%) Linux
22 128 (22.26%) Microsoft Azure
23 123 (21.39%) Exchange Server 2010
24 121 (21.04%) Exchange Server 2013
25 120 (20.87%) MCSA
26 117 (20.35%) HP
27 110 (19.13%) Citrix Certification
28 109 (18.96%) vSphere
29 108 (18.78%) Data Centre
30 101 (17.57%) VMware ESXi

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
1 199 (34.61%) MS Exchange
2 123 (21.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 121 (21.04%) Exchange Server 2013
4 59 (10.26%) IIS
5 56 (9.74%) SharePoint
6 44 (7.65%) Exchange Server 2007
7 19 (3.30%) Skype for Business
8 18 (3.13%) Apache
9 15 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2003
10 14 (2.43%) Tomcat
11 6 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (0.87%) nginx
13 4 (0.70%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.17%) IBM Notes
14 1 (0.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 19 (3.30%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.35%) Relativity
2 1 (0.17%) Infor SunSystems
2 1 (0.17%) Magento
2 1 (0.17%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 166 (28.87%) Office 365
2 128 (22.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 78 (13.57%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (3.13%) SaaS
5 10 (1.74%) IaaS
6 9 (1.57%) Mimecast
7 8 (1.39%) PaaS
8 7 (1.22%) Azure Active Directory
9 5 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.35%) Oracle CX
12 1 (0.17%) Akamai
12 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.17%) Dropbox
12 1 (0.17%) G Suite
12 1 (0.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 242 (42.09%) SAN
2 155 (26.96%) Firewall
3 97 (16.87%) DNS
4 84 (14.61%) WAN
5 77 (13.39%) DHCP
6 74 (12.87%) VPN
7 71 (12.35%) iSCSI
8 65 (11.30%) LAN
9 59 (10.26%) NAS
10 50 (8.70%) TCP/IP
11 48 (8.35%) Cisco ASA
11 48 (8.35%) VoIP
12 34 (5.91%) Fibre Channel
12 34 (5.91%) NetScaler
13 33 (5.74%) MPLS
13 33 (5.74%) VLAN
14 31 (5.39%) Remote Desktop
15 30 (5.22%) Cisco Nexus
16 29 (5.04%) Internet
17 26 (4.52%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (17.22%) SQL Server
2 26 (4.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (1.74%) MySQL
4 9 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (1.04%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (0.52%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.35%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.35%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.17%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (0.70%) InstallShield
2 1 (0.17%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 41 (7.13%) Finance
2 15 (2.61%) Advertising
3 13 (2.26%) Banking
4 10 (1.74%) Retail
5 8 (1.39%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.04%) Law
7 4 (0.70%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.52%) Automotive
8 3 (0.52%) French Language
8 3 (0.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 164 (28.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 93 (16.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 77 (13.39%) Consultant
4 75 (13.04%) VMware Engineer
5 74 (12.87%) Support Engineer
6 43 (7.48%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 41 (7.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 39 (6.78%) 3rd Line Support
9 36 (6.26%) Systems Engineer
10 34 (5.91%) Analyst
10 34 (5.91%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 28 (4.87%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 28 (4.87%) Cloud Engineer
11 28 (4.87%) Linux Engineer
12 27 (4.70%) Technical Engineer
12 27 (4.70%) VMware Consultant
13 26 (4.52%) Storage Engineer
13 26 (4.52%) Wintel Engineer
14 25 (4.35%) Network Engineer
14 25 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (3.83%) Web Services
2 12 (2.09%) XMPP
3 6 (1.04%) FIX Protocol
4 4 (0.70%) 802.1X
4 4 (0.70%) LAMP
5 3 (0.52%) LEMP Stack
6 2 (0.35%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.17%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.17%) WSH
7 1 (0.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 108 (18.78%) Data Centre
2 57 (9.91%) Clustering
3 45 (7.83%) Replication
4 27 (4.70%) Computer Science
5 19 (3.30%) Driving Licence
5 19 (3.30%) Public Cloud
6 17 (2.96%) Enterprise Storage
7 10 (1.74%) Hybrid Cloud
7 10 (1.74%) Private Cloud
8 9 (1.57%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (1.57%) EMC VNX
8 9 (1.57%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 7 (1.22%) Data Protection Act
9 7 (1.22%) DataPower
9 7 (1.22%) Fat Client
9 7 (1.22%) Thin Client
10 6 (1.04%) User Experience
11 5 (0.87%) Management Information System
12 4 (0.70%) PKI
13 3 (0.52%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 473 (82.26%) Windows
2 321 (55.83%) Windows Server
3 222 (38.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 175 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 133 (23.13%) Linux
6 87 (15.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 47 (8.17%) Windows 7
8 35 (6.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 33 (5.74%) Windows 10
10 22 (3.83%) CentOS
11 16 (2.78%) Unix
12 11 (1.91%) Debian
13 10 (1.74%) AIX
14 8 (1.39%) Android
14 8 (1.39%) Windows 8
15 7 (1.22%) Mac OS X
16 6 (1.04%) Apple iOS
16 6 (1.04%) Windows Phone
17 5 (0.87%) Windows Vista
18 4 (0.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (27.13%) ITIL
2 73 (12.70%) Presales
3 70 (12.17%) Migration
4 62 (10.78%) Disaster Recovery
5 46 (8.00%) Service Delivery
6 39 (6.78%) Problem Management
7 37 (6.43%) Change Management
8 36 (6.26%) Project Management
9 29 (5.04%) High Availability
10 27 (4.70%) Load Balancing
11 24 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
11 24 (4.17%) Time Management
12 22 (3.83%) ITIL V3
13 21 (3.65%) Server Building
14 20 (3.48%) CRM
14 20 (3.48%) IT Strategy
14 20 (3.48%) Service Management
15 19 (3.30%) Information Security
15 19 (3.30%) Line Management
16 18 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 96 (16.70%) SQL
2 95 (16.52%) PowerShell
3 28 (4.87%) VBScript
4 27 (4.70%) Perl
5 25 (4.35%) Bash Shell
6 20 (3.48%) Python
7 19 (3.30%) Java
8 15 (2.61%) Ruby
9 13 (2.26%) C
10 10 (1.74%) Shell Script
11 5 (0.87%) PHP
12 1 (0.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 309 (53.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 248 (43.13%) MCSE
3 196 (34.09%) Cisco Certification
4 180 (31.30%) CCNA
5 120 (20.87%) MCSA
6 110 (19.13%) Citrix Certification
7 90 (15.65%) CCA
8 89 (15.48%) MCITP
9 69 (12.00%) CCNP
10 61 (10.61%) MCP
11 48 (8.35%) Degree
12 46 (8.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
13 36 (6.26%) VCP5
14 30 (5.22%) RHCE
15 23 (4.00%) CCIE
16 20 (3.48%) MCTS
16 20 (3.48%) RHCSA
17 19 (3.30%) Network+ Certification
18 17 (2.96%) CCAA
19 16 (2.78%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (5.91%) SLA
2 17 (2.96%) PCI DSS
3 14 (2.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.04%) Cyber Essentials
4 6 (1.04%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 5 (0.87%) QA
6 3 (0.52%) PMO
7 1 (0.17%) ISO 22301
7 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 328 (57.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 284 (49.39%) Active Directory
3 147 (25.57%) Hyper-V
4 109 (18.96%) vSphere
5 101 (17.57%) VMware ESXi
6 72 (12.52%) XenApp
7 45 (7.83%) Terminal Services
8 34 (5.91%) XenDesktop
9 18 (3.13%) VMware NSX
10 15 (2.61%) Virtual Servers
11 13 (2.26%) Microsoft App-V
11 13 (2.26%) vCloud
11 13 (2.26%) Virtual Machines
12 7 (1.22%) NFS
13 6 (1.04%) VMware Server
14 5 (0.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 5 (0.87%) XenServer
15 4 (0.70%) KVM
16 3 (0.52%) Postfix
16 3 (0.52%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 76 (13.22%) Backup Exec
2 65 (11.30%) vCenter Server
3 58 (10.09%) SCCM
4 36 (6.26%) SCOM
5 29 (5.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 28 (4.87%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 28 (4.87%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 27 (4.70%) Puppet
8 17 (2.96%) vRealize
9 12 (2.09%) Cisco CUCM
9 12 (2.09%) SolarWinds Orion
9 12 (2.09%) WSUS
10 10 (1.74%) NetBackup
11 7 (1.22%) Cacti
11 7 (1.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 6 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
13 5 (0.87%) AirWatch
13 5 (0.87%) Cisco Prime
13 5 (0.87%) Microsoft Clustering
13 5 (0.87%) MOM
Vendors
1 575 (100.00%) VMware
2 386 (67.13%) Microsoft
3 260 (45.22%) Cisco
4 216 (37.57%) Citrix
5 117 (20.35%) HP
6 90 (15.65%) NetApp
7 89 (15.48%) Juniper
8 75 (13.04%) Veeam
9 61 (10.61%) Dell
9 61 (10.61%) Symantec
10 59 (10.26%) SonicWALL
11 58 (10.09%) Red Hat
12 54 (9.39%) EMC
13 48 (8.35%) Veritas
14 34 (5.91%) F5
14 34 (5.91%) Forcepoint
15 29 (5.04%) IBM
16 28 (4.87%) Altiris
16 28 (4.87%) EqualLogic
17 23 (4.00%) Google