Period
to 2 August 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 2 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England > London
6 months to
2 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 636 478 594
Rank change year-on-year -158 +116 +46
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 41 72 166
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.091% 0.26% 0.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.51% 1.26% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 30 50 153
10th Percentile £40,375 £43,750 £36,800
25th Percentile £43,750 £53,125 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,625 £61,250 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -1.02% +16.67% -4.55%
75th Percentile £66,875 £67,250 £62,500
90th Percentile £68,000 £71,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% +2.15% +7.51%

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 London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 8,061 5,693 11,887
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 17.82% 20.24% 20.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5,095 4,311 9,060
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £31,250
25th Percentile £48,750 £46,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
75th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £102,500 £96,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in London.

Salary trend for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in London

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in London over the 6 months to 2 August 2021.

Salary histogram for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in London

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 2 August 2021. 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
Central London 0 7 £65,625 +22.09% 3
West London -29 2 - -
East London +5 1 £26,000 -69.41% 2
South London -13 1 £45,000 -25.00% 1
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

For the 6 months to 2 August 2021, IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 41 (100.00%) VMware
2 33 (80.49%) Windows
3 32 (78.05%) Active Directory
4 26 (63.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (56.10%) Azure
6 20 (48.78%) Microsoft 365
6 20 (48.78%) Microsoft
6 20 (48.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 18 (43.90%) Data Centre
7 18 (43.90%) Windows Server
8 17 (41.46%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (36.59%) AWS
10 14 (34.15%) Citrix
11 12 (29.27%) MCSE
11 12 (29.27%) PowerShell
12 11 (26.83%) CCNA
12 11 (26.83%) Cisco Certification
13 10 (24.39%) HP
13 10 (24.39%) Cisco
13 10 (24.39%) Migration
14 9 (21.95%) Firewall
14 9 (21.95%) SAN
14 9 (21.95%) Patch Management
14 9 (21.95%) Problem-Solving
15 8 (19.51%) Private Cloud
15 8 (19.51%) VCP6
15 8 (19.51%) Virtual Infrastructure
15 8 (19.51%) VMware ESXi
15 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
15 8 (19.51%) ITIL

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
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 6 (14.63%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.88%) IIS
3 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.44%) Apache
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (56.10%) Azure
2 20 (48.78%) Microsoft 365
3 15 (36.59%) AWS
4 7 (17.07%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (12.20%) Azure ExpressRoute
5 5 (12.20%) Azure Storage
5 5 (12.20%) IaaS
6 1 (2.44%) Azure Stack
6 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.44%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) Firewall
1 9 (21.95%) SAN
2 6 (14.63%) VSAN
3 5 (12.20%) DNS
3 5 (12.20%) NetScaler
4 3 (7.32%) DHCP
4 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.88%) LAN
5 2 (4.88%) VLAN
6 1 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.44%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.44%) NAS
6 1 (2.44%) Network Security
6 1 (2.44%) PBX
6 1 (2.44%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (2.44%) SMTP
6 1 (2.44%) VoIP
6 1 (2.44%) WAN
6 1 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (2.44%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.44%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (2.44%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (2.44%) MySQL
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MSI
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
1 7 (17.07%) Social Skills
2 5 (12.20%) Law
2 5 (12.20%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.88%) Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.88%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (2.44%) Legal
4 1 (2.44%) Organisational Skills
4 1 (2.44%) Presentation Skills
4 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (46.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (21.95%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) VMware Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Storage Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Administrator
5 5 (12.20%) Azure Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) HP Storage Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) SAN Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) SAN Storage Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (12.20%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) IT Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Platform Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 3 (7.32%) Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Architect
8 2 (4.88%) Service Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) .NET
1 2 (4.88%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.44%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 18 (43.90%) Data Centre
2 8 (19.51%) Private Cloud
3 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.88%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.44%) Clustering
4 1 (2.44%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.44%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (2.44%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.44%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.44%) iPhone
4 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 33 (80.49%) Windows
2 18 (43.90%) Windows Server
3 6 (14.63%) Windows 7
4 5 (12.20%) Linux
5 4 (9.76%) Windows 10
5 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.88%) Unix
7 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2016
7 2 (4.88%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.44%) Android
8 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (48.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 10 (24.39%) Migration
3 9 (21.95%) Patch Management
3 9 (21.95%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (19.51%) ITIL
4 8 (19.51%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 7 (17.07%) Project Management
6 6 (14.63%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (14.63%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (14.63%) SIEM
7 5 (12.20%) Project Delivery
8 4 (9.76%) Change Management
8 4 (9.76%) Service Management
8 4 (9.76%) Strategic Planning
9 3 (7.32%) Application Packaging
9 3 (7.32%) Data Migration
9 3 (7.32%) Release Management
9 3 (7.32%) Server Management
9 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (7.32%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (29.27%) PowerShell
2 7 (17.07%) SQL
3 4 (9.76%) VBScript
4 2 (4.88%) Java
5 1 (2.44%) Python
5 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (41.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (29.27%) MCSE
3 11 (26.83%) CCNA
3 11 (26.83%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (19.51%) VCP6
5 7 (17.07%) MCSA
6 6 (14.63%) VCP5
7 5 (12.20%) Degree
8 4 (9.76%) CCNP
9 3 (7.32%) GISP
9 3 (7.32%) MCDST
9 3 (7.32%) MCITP
9 3 (7.32%) MCTS
9 3 (7.32%) VCAP
10 2 (4.88%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (4.88%) MCP
10 2 (4.88%) PMI Certification
10 2 (4.88%) PMP
11 1 (2.44%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 1 (2.44%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) SLA
2 4 (9.76%) PMO
3 3 (7.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (78.05%) Active Directory
2 26 (63.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (19.51%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (17.07%) Hyper-V
4 7 (17.07%) vSphere
5 6 (14.63%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (14.63%) VMware NSX
6 5 (12.20%) XenApp
7 4 (9.76%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (7.32%) Terminal Server
9 2 (4.88%) vCloud
10 1 (2.44%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (2.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) SCCM
1 7 (17.07%) vCenter Server
2 5 (12.20%) PowerCLI
3 4 (9.76%) vRealize
3 4 (9.76%) vRealize Orchestrator
3 4 (9.76%) WSUS
4 3 (7.32%) Ansible
4 3 (7.32%) Backup Exec
4 3 (7.32%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (7.32%) Sysprep
5 2 (4.88%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 2 (4.88%) SCOM
5 2 (4.88%) SCOrch
5 2 (4.88%) Terraform
6 1 (2.44%) AirWatch
6 1 (2.44%) Avamar
6 1 (2.44%) Kubernetes
6 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (2.44%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (2.44%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (48.78%) Microsoft
3 14 (34.15%) Citrix
4 10 (24.39%) Cisco
4 10 (24.39%) HP
5 5 (12.20%) 3PAR
5 5 (12.20%) Dell
5 5 (12.20%) Nimble Storage
5 5 (12.20%) Qualys
6 4 (9.76%) EMC
6 4 (9.76%) McAfee
7 3 (7.32%) AppDynamics
7 3 (7.32%) Ivanti
7 3 (7.32%) Juniper
7 3 (7.32%) Veeam
8 2 (4.88%) Avaya
8 2 (4.88%) BMC
8 2 (4.88%) Meraki
9 1 (2.44%) Oracle
9 1 (2.44%) Veritas