Period
to 20 January 2018

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 6 months to 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England > South East
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 411 366 395
Rank change year-on-year -45 +29 -67
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 131 211 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.42% 0.66% 0.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.63% 2.20% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 118 191 233
South East median annual salary £38,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.41% -5.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £52,875 £60,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,250
% change year-on-year - -1.73% -3.89%

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 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 8,053 9,604 12,624
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 26.08% 30.12% 30.90%
Number of salaries quoted 6,454 7,671 10,238
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,625 £25,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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

Job postings citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

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 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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 6 months to 20 January 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
Hampshire -27 62 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Thames Valley -37 45 £37,500 -11.76% 4
Berkshire -12 40 £37,500 -17.13% 3
Surrey +3 15 £40,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire -3 5 £45,500 -1.09% 1
East Sussex -17 5 £33,000 -5.71% 2
Kent +19 3 £38,750 +19.23%
West Sussex -4 2 £35,750 -10.63% 1
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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).

1 131 (100.00%) VMware
2 107 (81.68%) Microsoft
3 106 (80.92%) Windows
4 83 (63.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 76 (58.02%) Windows Server
6 64 (48.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 59 (45.04%) Cisco
8 54 (41.22%) Exchange Server 2013
9 49 (37.40%) Microsoft Certification
10 47 (35.88%) MS Exchange
11 46 (35.11%) vCenter Server
12 45 (34.35%) MCSE
13 42 (32.06%) Linux
14 41 (31.30%) SQL Server
15 39 (29.77%) Clustering
15 39 (29.77%) Exchange Server 2010
16 38 (29.01%) Juniper
17 37 (28.24%) Backup Exec
17 37 (28.24%) VMware ESXi
18 36 (27.48%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
18 36 (27.48%) SAN
18 36 (27.48%) Veritas
18 36 (27.48%) Symantec
19 33 (25.19%) SQL
19 33 (25.19%) F5
20 31 (23.66%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
20 31 (23.66%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
20 31 (23.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
20 31 (23.66%) Altiris
20 31 (23.66%) Forcepoint

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 54 (41.22%) Exchange Server 2013
2 47 (35.88%) MS Exchange
3 39 (29.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 23 (17.56%) Apache
4 23 (17.56%) Tomcat
5 6 (4.58%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (4.58%) IIS
6 4 (3.05%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (4.58%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 27 (20.61%) Office 365
2 20 (15.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (5.34%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.53%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.76%) IaaS
5 1 (0.76%) PaaS
5 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (27.48%) SAN
2 17 (12.98%) Firewall
3 11 (8.40%) Remote Desktop
3 11 (8.40%) WAN
4 7 (5.34%) LAN
4 7 (5.34%) VoIP
4 7 (5.34%) VPN
5 6 (4.58%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (4.58%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (4.58%) NAS
5 6 (4.58%) TCP/IP
6 5 (3.82%) Cisco PIX
6 5 (3.82%) DSL
6 5 (3.82%) Ethernet
6 5 (3.82%) FCoE
6 5 (3.82%) iSCSI
6 5 (3.82%) MPLS
6 5 (3.82%) SSL
7 4 (3.05%) DHCP
7 4 (3.05%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (31.30%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.76%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (3.05%) Finance
2 3 (2.29%) Banking
3 2 (1.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (29.77%) Support Engineer
2 28 (21.37%) Consultant
3 27 (20.61%) VMware Engineer
4 26 (19.85%) Linux Engineer
5 21 (16.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 21 (16.03%) VMware Support Engineer
6 18 (13.74%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 17 (12.98%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 13 (9.92%) 3rd Line Support
8 13 (9.92%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 13 (9.92%) Infrastructure Support
8 13 (9.92%) Technical Engineer
9 12 (9.16%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 11 (8.40%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 11 (8.40%) Cloud Engineer
11 10 (7.63%) 2nd Line Support
11 10 (7.63%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 10 (7.63%) Technical Support
11 10 (7.63%) Technical Support Engineer
12 9 (6.87%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (17.56%) Web Services
2 2 (1.53%) LDAP
3 1 (0.76%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 39 (29.77%) Clustering
2 17 (12.98%) Data Centre
3 10 (7.63%) Replication
4 6 (4.58%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (2.29%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.53%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.76%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.76%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.76%) PKI
7 1 (0.76%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 106 (80.92%) Windows
2 76 (58.02%) Windows Server
3 64 (48.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 42 (32.06%) Linux
5 26 (19.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (12.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (6.11%) Windows 10
7 8 (6.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (5.34%) Windows 7
9 5 (3.82%) Windows 8
10 3 (2.29%) Unix
11 2 (1.53%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (19.08%) Configuration Management
2 24 (18.32%) Presales
3 17 (12.98%) ITIL
4 9 (6.87%) Migration
5 8 (6.11%) Load Balancing
5 8 (6.11%) Project Management
5 8 (6.11%) Time Management
6 7 (5.34%) Business Development
6 7 (5.34%) High Availability
6 7 (5.34%) Line Management
7 6 (4.58%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (4.58%) Problem Management
7 6 (4.58%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 5 (3.82%) Integration Testing
8 5 (3.82%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (3.82%) Server Building
8 5 (3.82%) Service Delivery
9 4 (3.05%) Application Packaging
9 4 (3.05%) Customer Engagement
10 3 (2.29%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 33 (25.19%) SQL
2 28 (21.37%) Perl
2 28 (21.37%) Python
3 25 (19.08%) Ruby
4 23 (17.56%) Java
5 12 (9.16%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.53%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.76%) C
7 1 (0.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 49 (37.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (34.35%) MCSE
3 36 (27.48%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 28 (21.37%) RHCE
5 26 (19.85%) RHCSA
6 25 (19.08%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (15.27%) CCNA
8 18 (13.74%) CCA
8 18 (13.74%) Citrix Certification
9 14 (10.69%) MCP
10 12 (9.16%) Degree
11 9 (6.87%) MCITP
11 9 (6.87%) MCSA
12 8 (6.11%) CCNP
12 8 (6.11%) VCP6
13 7 (5.34%) VCAP
14 6 (4.58%) CCIE
15 5 (3.82%) MCTS
16 4 (3.05%) NCIE
16 4 (3.05%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.76%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.76%) PMO
1 1 (0.76%) QA
1 1 (0.76%) SLA
System Software
1 83 (63.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (28.24%) VMware ESXi
3 26 (19.85%) Active Directory
4 25 (19.08%) Hyper-V
5 21 (16.03%) vSphere
6 20 (15.27%) XenApp
7 6 (4.58%) vCloud
8 5 (3.82%) Terminal Services
9 4 (3.05%) XenDesktop
10 3 (2.29%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (1.53%) NFS
11 2 (1.53%) VMware NSX
12 1 (0.76%) KVM
12 1 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.76%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.76%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 46 (35.11%) vCenter Server
2 37 (28.24%) Backup Exec
3 31 (23.66%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 31 (23.66%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 31 (23.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 28 (21.37%) Puppet
5 9 (6.87%) vRealize
6 8 (6.11%) SCCM
7 3 (2.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (2.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 3 (2.29%) Microsoft Intune
7 3 (2.29%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (2.29%) SCOrch
8 2 (1.53%) PowerCLI
9 1 (0.76%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.76%) Ansible
9 1 (0.76%) EMC VPLEX
9 1 (0.76%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.76%) vMotion
Vendors
1 131 (100.00%) VMware
2 107 (81.68%) Microsoft
3 59 (45.04%) Cisco
4 38 (29.01%) Juniper
5 36 (27.48%) Symantec
5 36 (27.48%) Veritas
6 33 (25.19%) F5
7 31 (23.66%) Altiris
7 31 (23.66%) Forcepoint
8 28 (21.37%) Red Hat
9 27 (20.61%) Citrix
10 15 (11.45%) NetApp
11 14 (10.69%) HP
12 11 (8.40%) Veeam
13 8 (6.11%) Dell
14 7 (5.34%) EMC
14 7 (5.34%) Ivanti
15 6 (4.58%) 3PAR
15 6 (4.58%) WatchGuard
16 5 (3.82%) ZyXEL