The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 86 95
Rank change year-on-year -2 +9  
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 3 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.32% 0.40% 0.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.09% 1.85% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 4
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £33,826
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% +25.64%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

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 Essex.

Academic & Professional Certification
Essex
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 276 216 297
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 29.18% 21.47% 24.15%
Number of salaries quoted 225 160 227
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +19.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Essex

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Essex over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Essex

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 28 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
Brentwood +3 1 £50,000 +17.64%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 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 Essex region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Time Management
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) MCSE
2 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (66.67%) SMTP
2 4 (66.67%) DHCP
2 4 (66.67%) FTP
2 4 (66.67%) HTTP
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) HTTPS
2 4 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (66.67%) Driving Licence
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 4 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) NAS

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DHCP
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
1 4 (66.67%) FTP
1 4 (66.67%) HTTP
1 4 (66.67%) HTTPS
1 4 (66.67%) SMTP
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) NAS
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (66.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 2 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (33.33%) Analyst
4 2 (33.33%) Customer Analyst
4 2 (33.33%) Linux Support
4 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
4 2 (33.33%) Wintel Analyst
4 2 (33.33%) Wintel Support
4 2 (33.33%) Wintel Support Analyst
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix Support
5 1 (16.67%) IT Engineer
5 1 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Engineer
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) AIX
3 2 (33.33%) CentOS
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (66.67%) MCSE
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CCNA
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat