Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for VCP5 qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
England > London
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 808 823 837
Rank change year-on-year +15 +14 +51
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 27 56 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.037% 0.068% 0.086%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.16% 0.27% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 17 55 64
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.79% -12.84%
10th Percentile £42,500 £48,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £67,000 £66,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £53,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.98% +7.50% -

VCP5 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 London.

Academic & Professional Certification
London
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 16920 20389 23079
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 23.20% 24.82% 25.83%
Number of salaries quoted 12898 17040 18868
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,750 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £46,796 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.84% +3.99% -

VCP5
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing VCP5 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for VCP5 in London

VCP5
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VCP5 in London.

Salary trend for VCP5 in London

VCP5
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VCP5 in London over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for VCP5 in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, IT jobs citing VCP5 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 London region with a requirement for VCP5.

1 27 (100.00%) VMware
1 27 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 22 (81.48%) SAN
2 22 (81.48%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (70.37%) Windows
4 18 (66.67%) Linux
4 18 (66.67%) Windows Server
5 17 (62.96%) Red Hat
5 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
6 16 (59.26%) RHCE
7 14 (51.85%) DNS
7 14 (51.85%) SQL Server
7 14 (51.85%) PowerShell
8 13 (48.15%) vSphere
8 13 (48.15%) Microsoft Azure
8 13 (48.15%) EMC
8 13 (48.15%) Clustering
8 13 (48.15%) SCCM
9 12 (44.44%) iSCSI
9 12 (44.44%) Dell
9 12 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (44.44%) MCSE
9 12 (44.44%) IPv4
10 11 (40.74%) VMware ESXi
11 10 (37.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (37.04%) HP
11 10 (37.04%) Cisco
11 10 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (37.04%) NetBackup
12 9 (33.33%) IBM

VCP5
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 8 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2007
1 8 (29.63%) MS Exchange
2 6 (22.22%) CloudStack
3 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 22 (81.48%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (48.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (29.63%) Office 365
4 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (81.48%) SAN
2 14 (51.85%) DNS
3 12 (44.44%) IPv4
3 12 (44.44%) iSCSI
4 8 (29.63%) DHCP
5 6 (22.22%) Fibre Channel
5 6 (22.22%) IPv6
5 6 (22.22%) NAS
5 6 (22.22%) SNMP
5 6 (22.22%) VSAN
6 5 (18.52%) Software-Defined Networking
7 2 (7.41%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
7 2 (7.41%) Unified Communications
7 2 (7.41%) VPN
7 2 (7.41%) Wireless
8 1 (3.70%) Firewall
8 1 (3.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (51.85%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Advertising
2 1 (3.70%) Billing
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Network Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Citrix Consultant
3 2 (7.41%) Consultant
3 2 (7.41%) Implementation Consultant
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Presales Consultant
3 2 (7.41%) Presales Consultant
3 2 (7.41%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 2 (7.41%) VMware Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Clustering
2 9 (33.33%) EMC VNX
3 7 (25.93%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
5 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) Windows
2 18 (66.67%) Linux
2 18 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 10 (37.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (22.22%) CentOS
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (7.41%) Mac OS X
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) ITIL
2 6 (22.22%) Change Management
3 4 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.41%) Presales
4 2 (7.41%) Service Management
5 1 (3.70%) Capacity Management
5 1 (3.70%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) PowerShell
2 7 (25.93%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 16 (59.26%) RHCE
3 12 (44.44%) MCSE
3 12 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (22.22%) MCSA
5 3 (11.11%) CCNA
5 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (11.11%) MCP
6 2 (7.41%) A+ Certification
6 2 (7.41%) VCP6
7 1 (3.70%) CCA
7 1 (3.70%) CCSA
7 1 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) PMO
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 13 (48.15%) vSphere
2 11 (40.74%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
5 7 (25.93%) Hyper-V
6 6 (22.22%) KVM
6 6 (22.22%) vCloud
6 6 (22.22%) XenServer
7 3 (11.11%) XenApp
8 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (48.15%) SCCM
2 10 (37.04%) NetBackup
3 6 (22.22%) Failover Clustering
3 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 6 (22.22%) PowerCLI
3 6 (22.22%) SCOM
3 6 (22.22%) SCVMM
3 6 (22.22%) WMI
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
2 17 (62.96%) Red Hat
3 13 (48.15%) EMC
4 12 (44.44%) Dell
5 10 (37.04%) Cisco
5 10 (37.04%) HP
6 9 (33.33%) IBM
7 8 (29.63%) NetApp
7 8 (29.63%) QNAP
8 6 (22.22%) Dell Compellent
8 6 (22.22%) EqualLogic
8 6 (22.22%) NETGEAR
8 6 (22.22%) Rackspace
8 6 (22.22%) Synology
8 6 (22.22%) Veeam
9 3 (11.11%) Citrix
10 2 (7.41%) Brocade
11 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
11 1 (3.70%) Fujitsu