The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England / South East
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 332 295 316
Rank change year-on-year -37 +21  
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 57 163 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.38% 0.84% 0.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.38% 2.68% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 53 136 122
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £30,000 £31,450
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 the South East.

Academic & Professional Certification
South East
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 4120 6072 6735
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 27.52% 31.19% 31.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3359 4913 5076
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in the South East

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in the South East over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in the South East

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
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 VMware Certified Professional (VCP) within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 April 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
Berkshire -5 17 £52,500 +1.44% 2
Hampshire -19 14 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Surrey +21 9 £38,000 -20.00% 1
Oxfordshire - 6 £32,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire +3 4 £31,500 -24.09% 2
West Sussex +14 2 £38,750 +29.16%
East Sussex +6 2 £50,000 -
Middlesex - 2 £37,500 -
Kent +24 1 £42,500 +19.71% 1
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 South East region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 122 (100.00%) VMware
2 111 (90.98%) Windows
3 85 (69.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 81 (66.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 78 (63.93%) Microsoft
6 68 (55.74%) Active Directory
7 63 (51.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 63 (51.64%) Windows Server
8 62 (50.82%) Exchange Server 2013
9 61 (50.00%) SAN
10 60 (49.18%) MCSE
11 41 (33.61%) MS Exchange
11 41 (33.61%) Windows Server 2008
12 40 (32.79%) Hyper-V
13 39 (31.97%) Citrix
14 38 (31.15%) Office 365
15 33 (27.05%) XenApp
16 32 (26.23%) Citrix Certification
17 30 (24.59%) vSphere
18 29 (23.77%) CCA
18 29 (23.77%) ITIL
19 28 (22.95%) Cisco
20 27 (22.13%) EMC
21 26 (21.31%) CCNA
21 26 (21.31%) Cisco Certification
22 25 (20.49%) HP
23 24 (19.67%) Linux
24 22 (18.03%) MCSA
24 22 (18.03%) Exchange Server 2010
25 21 (17.21%) SQL

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
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 62 (50.82%) Exchange Server 2013
2 41 (33.61%) MS Exchange
3 22 (18.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (4.92%) IIS
5 5 (4.10%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.64%) SAS
7 1 (0.82%) Apache
7 1 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.82%) nginx
7 1 (0.82%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.82%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (4.92%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.46%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 38 (31.15%) Office 365
2 8 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.10%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.64%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (1.64%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.64%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (1.64%) SaaS
4 2 (1.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 61 (50.00%) SAN
2 14 (11.48%) DNS
2 14 (11.48%) Firewall
2 14 (11.48%) LAN
2 14 (11.48%) WAN
3 8 (6.56%) NAS
4 7 (5.74%) DHCP
5 6 (4.92%) VLAN
6 4 (3.28%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (2.46%) VPN
8 2 (1.64%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (1.64%) Internet
8 2 (1.64%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (1.64%) NetScaler
8 2 (1.64%) Network Security
8 2 (1.64%) SNMP
8 2 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (1.64%) Wireless
9 1 (0.82%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (0.82%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.21%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.46%) MySQL
3 2 (1.64%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.82%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (7.38%) Finance
2 3 (2.46%) Dutch Language
2 3 (2.46%) French Language
2 3 (2.46%) German Language
2 3 (2.46%) Law
2 3 (2.46%) Polish Language
2 3 (2.46%) Spanish Language
3 2 (1.64%) Advertising
4 1 (0.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (33.61%) Support Engineer
2 40 (32.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 28 (22.95%) Consultant
4 26 (21.31%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 21 (17.21%) VMware Engineer
6 19 (15.57%) Infrastructure Support
6 19 (15.57%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 12 (9.84%) Technical Support
7 12 (9.84%) VMware Support Engineer
8 11 (9.02%) Technical Engineer
8 11 (9.02%) Technical Support Engineer
9 10 (8.20%) IT Engineer
10 9 (7.38%) IT Support
11 8 (6.56%) Administrator
11 8 (6.56%) IT Support Engineer
11 8 (6.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 6 (4.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 6 (4.92%) Systems Administrator
13 5 (4.10%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
14 4 (3.28%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.38%) XML
1 9 (7.38%) XSLT
2 4 (3.28%) Apache Flex
3 2 (1.64%) COM+
4 1 (0.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.11%) EMC VNX
2 15 (12.30%) Clustering
3 14 (11.48%) Replication
4 8 (6.56%) Data Centre
5 7 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (4.92%) Virtual Team
7 4 (3.28%) Cyber Attack
8 3 (2.46%) PKI
8 3 (2.46%) Robotics
8 3 (2.46%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 2 (1.64%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.64%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.82%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.82%) EMC VMAX
10 1 (0.82%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.82%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 111 (90.98%) Windows
2 81 (66.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 63 (51.64%) Windows Server
4 41 (33.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (19.67%) Linux
6 12 (9.84%) Windows 7
7 9 (7.38%) SUSE
8 6 (4.92%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (4.10%) Windows 10
10 3 (2.46%) Data ONTAP
11 2 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.64%) Unix
12 1 (0.82%) CentOS
12 1 (0.82%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (23.77%) ITIL
2 14 (11.48%) DevOps
3 13 (10.66%) Server Patching
4 5 (4.10%) Data Protection
4 5 (4.10%) Service Delivery
5 4 (3.28%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (3.28%) Project Management
6 3 (2.46%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (2.46%) Time Management
7 2 (1.64%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (1.64%) Data Management
7 2 (1.64%) High Availability
7 2 (1.64%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (1.64%) ITSM
7 2 (1.64%) Line Management
7 2 (1.64%) Load Balancing
7 2 (1.64%) Logistics
7 2 (1.64%) PRINCE2
7 2 (1.64%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (1.64%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (17.21%) SQL
2 16 (13.11%) PowerShell
3 9 (7.38%) Bash Shell
3 9 (7.38%) Python
4 2 (1.64%) Perl
4 2 (1.64%) PHP
4 2 (1.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 63 (51.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 60 (49.18%) MCSE
3 32 (26.23%) Citrix Certification
4 29 (23.77%) CCA
5 26 (21.31%) CCNA
5 26 (21.31%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (18.03%) MCSA
7 12 (9.84%) CCNP
8 11 (9.02%) MCITP
8 11 (9.02%) Security Cleared
9 10 (8.20%) SC Cleared
10 9 (7.38%) MCP
11 6 (4.92%) VCP5
12 4 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (3.28%) NCDA
12 4 (3.28%) VCP4
12 4 (3.28%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (2.46%) VCAP
14 2 (1.64%) MCTS
15 1 (0.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.56%) SLA
2 1 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 85 (69.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 68 (55.74%) Active Directory
3 40 (32.79%) Hyper-V
4 33 (27.05%) XenApp
5 30 (24.59%) vSphere
6 14 (11.48%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (10.66%) Terminal Services
8 9 (7.38%) Virtual Desktop
9 4 (3.28%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (2.46%) vCloud
10 3 (2.46%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (1.64%) FreeRADIUS
11 2 (1.64%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (1.64%) VMware ESX
11 2 (1.64%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.82%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.82%) UAG
12 1 (0.82%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (10.66%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (9.02%) Puppet
3 9 (7.38%) Ansible
4 8 (6.56%) SCCM
5 7 (5.74%) vCenter Server
6 6 (4.92%) Backup Exec
7 4 (3.28%) NetBackup
7 4 (3.28%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 4 (3.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 4 (3.28%) ThinApp
7 4 (3.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (2.46%) PowerCLI
9 2 (1.64%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (1.64%) NetCrunch
9 2 (1.64%) SolarWinds Orion
10 1 (0.82%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 122 (100.00%) VMware
2 78 (63.93%) Microsoft
3 39 (31.97%) Citrix
4 28 (22.95%) Cisco
5 27 (22.13%) EMC
6 25 (20.49%) HP
7 16 (13.11%) NetApp
8 15 (12.30%) Veeam
9 11 (9.02%) Red Hat
10 9 (7.38%) Dell
11 7 (5.74%) Juniper
12 6 (4.92%) Symantec
13 5 (4.10%) Forcepoint
13 5 (4.10%) SolarWinds
14 4 (3.28%) Altiris
14 4 (3.28%) F5
14 4 (3.28%) IBM
14 4 (3.28%) Veritas
15 3 (2.46%) BMC
15 3 (2.46%) CA
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