Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for VCP6 qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Certified Professional 6 (VCP6)
England > South East
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 523 - 605
Rank change year-on-year - +605 -
Permanent jobs citing VCP6 19 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.063% - 0.042%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.24% - 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 15
South East median annual salary £55,000 - £55,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -16.00% +13.64% -22.81%

VCP6 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 the South East with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South East
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 7,978 8,378 11,995
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 26.41% 28.01% 31.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6,283 6,809 9,724
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% +5.56%

VCP6
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing VCP6 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for VCP6 in the South East

VCP6
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VCP6 in the South East.

Salary trend for VCP6 in the South East

VCP6
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VCP6 in the South East over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for VCP6 in the South East

VCP6
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 VCP6 within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 July 2018. 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
Surrey - 10 £55,000 -
Hampshire - 5 £45,000 - 2
Berkshire - 4 £60,000 -
Thames Valley - 4 £60,000 -
VCP6
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT jobs citing VCP6 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 South East region with a requirement for VCP6.

1 19 (100.00%) VMware
1 19 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 14 (73.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (47.37%) Windows
3 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
4 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
4 8 (42.11%) Cisco
4 8 (42.11%) Collaborative Working
5 7 (36.84%) GDPR
5 7 (36.84%) HP
5 7 (36.84%) Information Security
5 7 (36.84%) NetApp
5 7 (36.84%) 3PAR
5 7 (36.84%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (26.32%) vSphere
6 5 (26.32%) Veeam
6 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (26.32%) MCSE
6 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (21.05%) FlexPod
7 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
7 4 (21.05%) Scality
7 4 (21.05%) Data ONTAP
7 4 (21.05%) vCenter Server
7 4 (21.05%) vRealize
7 4 (21.05%) C
7 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
7 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (21.05%) CCNA
7 4 (21.05%) Linux

VCP6
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 3 (15.79%) Apache
1 3 (15.79%) lighttpd
1 3 (15.79%) nginx
1 3 (15.79%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Internet
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (5.26%) DHCP
3 1 (5.26%) DNS
3 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
3 1 (5.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) MySQL
2 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
2 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Cloud Engineer
1 4 (21.05%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 4 (21.05%) Senior Server Engineer
1 4 (21.05%) Senior Technical Specialist
1 4 (21.05%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
1 4 (21.05%) Server Engineer
1 4 (21.05%) Technical Specialist
2 3 (15.79%) Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Principal Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Principal Systems Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Professional Services Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) VMware Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Platform Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior VMware Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) LAMP
1 3 (15.79%) LAPP Stack
1 3 (15.79%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) FlexPod
2 2 (10.53%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (21.05%) Data ONTAP
3 4 (21.05%) Linux
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Collaborative Working
2 7 (36.84%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (36.84%) Information Security
3 4 (21.05%) Mathematics
3 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
3 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.79%) Critical Thinking
4 3 (15.79%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (15.79%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.26%) Capacity Management
5 1 (5.26%) Change Control
5 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL
5 1 (5.26%) OpenUP
5 1 (5.26%) Patch Management
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.26%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) C
1 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
2 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
2 3 (15.79%) Perl
2 3 (15.79%) Python
2 3 (15.79%) Ruby
3 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (26.32%) MCSE
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (21.05%) CCNA
3 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (21.05%) Degree
3 4 (21.05%) DV Cleared
3 4 (21.05%) NCDA
3 4 (21.05%) NCIE
3 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
4 3 (15.79%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) GDPR
2 3 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (73.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
3 5 (26.32%) vSphere
4 4 (21.05%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (15.79%) Docker
5 3 (15.79%) KVM
5 3 (15.79%) VMware NSX
6 1 (5.26%) NFS
6 1 (5.26%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) vCenter Server
1 4 (21.05%) vRealize
2 3 (15.79%) Kubernetes
2 3 (15.79%) vRealize Orchestrator
3 1 (5.26%) PowerCLI
3 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 8 (42.11%) Cisco
4 7 (36.84%) 3PAR
4 7 (36.84%) HP
4 7 (36.84%) NetApp
5 5 (26.32%) Veeam
6 4 (21.05%) Scality