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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 146 165 145
Rank change year-on-year +19 -20  
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 5 5 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.18% 0.17% 0.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.77% 0.65% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 8
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.07% -25.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £30,950 £40,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £51,250
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 Scotland.

Academic & Professional Certification
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 649 775 831
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 23.95% 26.98% 26.69%
Number of salaries quoted 409 407 565
Median salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 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)
Salary Histogram in Scotland

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

Salary histogram 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 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
Edinburgh -10 2 £55,000 +74.43%
North Lanarkshire - 2 £36,750 -
Glasgow - 1 £40,000 - 1
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
UK

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 Scotland region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 11 (100.00%) VMware
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) CCNA
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
4 5 (45.45%) EMC
4 5 (45.45%) Windows
4 5 (45.45%) EMC VNX
5 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
5 4 (36.36%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (36.36%) vSphere
5 4 (36.36%) LAN
5 4 (36.36%) WAN
5 4 (36.36%) Dell
5 4 (36.36%) CCNP
5 4 (36.36%) MCSE
5 4 (36.36%) Firewall
6 3 (27.27%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
6 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
6 3 (27.27%) VCP5
6 3 (27.27%) EMC VMAX
6 3 (27.27%) VCP6
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
6 3 (27.27%) PowerCLI
6 3 (27.27%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 2 (18.18%) HAProxy

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 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Firewall
1 4 (36.36%) LAN
1 4 (36.36%) WAN
2 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (9.09%) SAN
General
1 2 (18.18%) Back Office
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Cloud Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Cloud Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Deployment Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Office 365 Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Leader
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) EMC VNX
2 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
3 3 (27.27%) EMC VMAX
4 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (18.18%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 2 (18.18%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Unix
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
2 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) SOA
2 2 (18.18%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) CCNA
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (36.36%) CCNP
2 4 (36.36%) MCSE
3 3 (27.27%) VCP5
3 3 (27.27%) VCP6
4 2 (18.18%) Degree
4 2 (18.18%) MCITP
4 2 (18.18%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) vSphere
4 3 (27.27%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
5 2 (18.18%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) PowerCLI
2 2 (18.18%) HAProxy
2 2 (18.18%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) EMC
4 4 (36.36%) Dell
5 2 (18.18%) Brocade
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco
5 2 (18.18%) EqualLogic
5 2 (18.18%) HP
5 2 (18.18%) Sophos
5 2 (18.18%) Veeam
5 2 (18.18%) Zerto
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + on call allowance & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago