The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for VCP5 qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
England / South East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 384 428 465
Rank change year-on-year +44 +37  
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 3 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.021% 0.077% 0.066%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.073% 0.25% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 2
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00%  

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 the South East.

Academic & Professional Certification
South East
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 4095 5713 6690
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 28.28% 31.34% 31.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3339 4622 5139
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% +1.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

VCP5
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

VCP5
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for VCP5 in the South East

VCP5
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VCP5 within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 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
Surrey +23 2 £55,000 -
Berkshire +29 1 £60,000 +9.09%
VCP5
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 South East region with a requirement for VCP5.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) XenApp
3 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (71.43%) Citrix
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (57.14%) SCCM
4 4 (57.14%) IBM
4 4 (57.14%) HP
4 4 (57.14%) Dell
4 4 (57.14%) VCP4
4 4 (57.14%) ThinApp
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 3 (42.86%) Blue Prism
5 3 (42.86%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 3 (42.86%) Robotics
5 3 (42.86%) Advertising
6 2 (28.57%) ITIL
6 2 (28.57%) Logistics
6 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
6 2 (28.57%) IIS
6 2 (28.57%) SAN
6 2 (28.57%) Internet
6 2 (28.57%) Project Management
6 2 (28.57%) Service Management
6 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
6 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery

VCP5
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (28.57%) IIS
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) VSAN
General
1 3 (42.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Storage Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Robotics
1 3 (42.86%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) ITSM
1 2 (28.57%) Logistics
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
1 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
1 2 (28.57%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Business Forecasting
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (14.29%) Task Automation
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (57.14%) VCP4
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) XenApp
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
6 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
6 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) SCCM
1 4 (57.14%) ThinApp
2 1 (14.29%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Citrix
3 4 (57.14%) Dell
3 4 (57.14%) HP
3 4 (57.14%) IBM
4 3 (42.86%) Blue Prism
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco