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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 160 -
Rank change year-on-year +30 -  
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.26% 0.034% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.11% 0.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Median salary £35,750 £46,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.28% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +4.93%  

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 Scotland.

Academic & Professional Certification
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 539 800 844
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 23.20% 27.28% 27.13%
Number of salaries quoted 330 525 531
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Scotland

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Glasgow - 6 £35,750 - 2
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
UK

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

1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (57.14%) vSphere
3 8 (57.14%) Windows
3 8 (57.14%) Data Centre
4 7 (50.00%) EMC VNX
4 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (50.00%) EMC
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
6 4 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (28.57%) Dell
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (28.57%) NetApp
6 4 (28.57%) Firewall
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco
6 4 (28.57%) CCNP
6 4 (28.57%) CCNA
6 4 (28.57%) Linux
6 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
6 4 (28.57%) vRealize
7 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (21.43%) VCP5
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (21.43%) EMC VMAX
7 3 (21.43%) VCP6
7 3 (21.43%) PowerCLI
7 3 (21.43%) Customer Requirements

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 2 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (14.29%) G Suite
2 2 (14.29%) IaaS
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Firewall
2 3 (21.43%) SAN
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (14.29%) NAS
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Deployment Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Cloud Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Virtualisation Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 7 (50.00%) EMC VNX
3 3 (21.43%) EMC VMAX
4 2 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (14.29%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Customer Requirements
1 3 (21.43%) IT Strategy
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (14.29%) DevOps
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Kanban
2 2 (14.29%) Migration
2 2 (14.29%) Open Source
2 2 (14.29%) Service Design
2 2 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
2 2 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) Perl
2 2 (14.29%) Python
2 2 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (28.57%) CCNA
2 4 (28.57%) CCNP
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (21.43%) CCA
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (21.43%) MCSA
3 3 (21.43%) MCSE
3 3 (21.43%) VCP5
3 3 (21.43%) VCP6
4 2 (14.29%) MCITP
4 2 (14.29%) NCDA
4 2 (14.29%) NCIE
4 2 (14.29%) VCAP
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (57.14%) vSphere
3 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
3 3 (21.43%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 2 (14.29%) vCloud
4 2 (14.29%) VMware Server
5 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) vRealize
2 3 (21.43%) PowerCLI
2 3 (21.43%) SCCM
3 2 (14.29%) Ansible
3 2 (14.29%) HAProxy
3 2 (14.29%) Nagios
3 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (50.00%) EMC
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco
3 4 (28.57%) Dell
3 4 (28.57%) NetApp
4 2 (14.29%) Brocade
4 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 2 (14.29%) EqualLogic
4 2 (14.29%) Google
4 2 (14.29%) HP
4 2 (14.29%) Veeam
4 2 (14.29%) Zerto
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Varied role, progression
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 DOE + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago