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 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
England / London
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 566 626 631
Rank change year-on-year +60 +5  
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 22 35 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.064% 0.082% 0.095%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.27% 0.32% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 12 34 38
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £50,000 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £50,000 £44,250
% change year-on-year +15.00% +12.99%  

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 8156 10788 11877
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 23.76% 25.36% 26.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6531 8985 9748
Median salary £56,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.81% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VCP5
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing VCP5 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for VCP5 in London

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 34 (100.00%) VMware
1 34 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 28 (82.35%) Windows
3 26 (76.47%) Microsoft
4 23 (67.65%) Windows Server
5 21 (61.76%) SQL Server
6 20 (58.82%) SAN
6 20 (58.82%) Amazon AWS
6 20 (58.82%) vSphere
7 19 (55.88%) Cisco
8 18 (52.94%) SCCM
8 18 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (47.06%) Linux
9 16 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (44.12%) NetApp
10 15 (44.12%) Microsoft Azure
11 14 (41.18%) Red Hat
11 14 (41.18%) SQL
12 13 (38.24%) MCSE
12 13 (38.24%) RHCE
12 13 (38.24%) iSCSI
13 12 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
13 12 (35.29%) Clustering
13 12 (35.29%) CCNA
14 11 (32.35%) Dell
14 11 (32.35%) IPv4
14 11 (32.35%) DNS
14 11 (32.35%) MCSA
14 11 (32.35%) MCP
14 11 (32.35%) PowerShell

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 10 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 6 (17.65%) CloudStack
2 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (8.82%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (58.82%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (44.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (26.47%) Office 365
4 7 (20.59%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 20 (58.82%) SAN
2 13 (38.24%) iSCSI
3 11 (32.35%) DNS
3 11 (32.35%) IPv4
4 8 (23.53%) Firewall
4 8 (23.53%) Network Security
5 7 (20.59%) Fibre Channel
6 6 (17.65%) DHCP
6 6 (17.65%) IPv6
6 6 (17.65%) NAS
6 6 (17.65%) VSAN
7 5 (14.71%) SNMP
8 4 (11.76%) Software-Defined Networking
9 3 (8.82%) LAN
9 3 (8.82%) Skype
9 3 (8.82%) VLAN
9 3 (8.82%) VPN
9 3 (8.82%) WAN
9 3 (8.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (61.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (20.59%) Billing
1 7 (20.59%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) Advertising
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (67.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Network Manager
3 2 (5.88%) Field Engineer
3 2 (5.88%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) Analyst
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) Consultant
4 1 (2.94%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (2.94%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) Desktop Support
4 1 (2.94%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (2.94%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) IT Consultant
4 1 (2.94%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) SAN Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) SAN Storage Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Clustering
2 8 (23.53%) Data Centre
3 7 (20.59%) EMC VNX
4 6 (17.65%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.94%) Device Driver
6 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (82.35%) Windows
2 23 (67.65%) Windows Server
3 16 (47.06%) Linux
4 8 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (14.71%) CentOS
6 3 (8.82%) Windows 7
6 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) ITIL
2 5 (14.71%) Change Management
3 2 (5.88%) Data Protection
3 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.94%) Capacity Management
4 1 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (2.94%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (2.94%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (2.94%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.94%) Presales
4 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.94%) Project Management
4 1 (2.94%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) SQL
2 11 (32.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 34 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 16 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (38.24%) MCSE
3 13 (38.24%) RHCE
4 12 (35.29%) CCNA
4 12 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (32.35%) MCP
5 11 (32.35%) MCSA
5 11 (32.35%) VCP6
6 9 (26.47%) Degree
7 8 (23.53%) CCA
7 8 (23.53%) CCSA
7 8 (23.53%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (2.94%) CCENT
8 1 (2.94%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (23.53%) PMO
1 8 (23.53%) QA
2 2 (5.88%) SLA
3 1 (2.94%) GCP
System Software
1 20 (58.82%) vSphere
2 18 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (29.41%) Hyper-V
4 9 (26.47%) Active Directory
4 9 (26.47%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (26.47%) XenApp
5 8 (23.53%) XenDesktop
6 5 (14.71%) KVM
6 5 (14.71%) vCloud
6 5 (14.71%) XenServer
7 1 (2.94%) NFS
Systems Management
1 18 (52.94%) SCCM
2 8 (23.53%) NetBackup
3 6 (17.65%) SCOM
4 5 (14.71%) Failover Clustering
4 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 5 (14.71%) PowerCLI
4 5 (14.71%) SCVMM
4 5 (14.71%) WMI
5 1 (2.94%) Ansible
5 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) VMware
2 26 (76.47%) Microsoft
3 19 (55.88%) Cisco
4 15 (44.12%) NetApp
5 14 (41.18%) Red Hat
6 11 (32.35%) Dell
7 9 (26.47%) Citrix
7 9 (26.47%) EMC
8 8 (23.53%) CheckPoint
8 8 (23.53%) F5
8 8 (23.53%) HP
8 8 (23.53%) Juniper
9 7 (20.59%) IBM
9 7 (20.59%) Veeam
10 6 (17.65%) EqualLogic
10 6 (17.65%) NETGEAR
10 6 (17.65%) QNAP
10 6 (17.65%) Rackspace
10 6 (17.65%) Synology
11 5 (14.71%) Dell Compellent
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