Period
to 23 July 2017

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 423 294 327
Rank change year-on-year -129 +33 +76
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 118 383 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.40% 1.01% 0.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.43% 3.21% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 117 347 309
South East median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% -10.53%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £57,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 8271 11936 13368
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 27.86% 31.37% 31.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6728 9670 10235
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £46,796 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.84% +3.99% -

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 23 July 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 6 months to 23 July 2017. 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
Thames Valley -46 43 £40,000 -22.33% 1
Hampshire -40 41 £40,000 - 4
Berkshire -48 31 £40,000 -23.81%
Surrey -3 20 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Kent +32 8 £42,500 +19.72% 1
Oxfordshire - 7 £32,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire -12 5 £42,000 +1.20%
West Sussex +21 4 £38,750 +29.17% 1
East Sussex 0 3 £50,000 +18.33%
Middlesex +8 2 £37,500 -31.82%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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).

1 118 (100.00%) VMware
2 97 (82.20%) Windows
3 72 (61.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 70 (59.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 70 (59.32%) Windows Server
5 68 (57.63%) Microsoft
6 62 (52.54%) Active Directory
7 54 (45.76%) Microsoft Certification
8 52 (44.07%) Cisco
9 50 (42.37%) Exchange Server 2013
10 49 (41.53%) Windows Server 2008
11 47 (39.83%) MCSE
12 46 (38.98%) MS Exchange
13 38 (32.20%) SAN
14 34 (28.81%) Exchange Server 2010
15 31 (26.27%) Cisco Certification
16 30 (25.42%) HP
17 29 (24.58%) CCNA
17 29 (24.58%) Firewall
17 29 (24.58%) vCenter Server
18 28 (23.73%) Linux
18 28 (23.73%) ITIL
18 28 (23.73%) vSphere
19 27 (22.88%) MCITP
19 27 (22.88%) Citrix
20 26 (22.03%) Juniper
21 25 (21.19%) SQL Server
22 24 (20.34%) Clustering
22 24 (20.34%) Symantec
22 24 (20.34%) EMC

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 50 (42.37%) Exchange Server 2013
2 46 (38.98%) MS Exchange
3 34 (28.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (13.56%) IIS
5 9 (7.63%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (4.24%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.54%) Apache
7 3 (2.54%) nginx
8 2 (1.69%) SAS
9 1 (0.85%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 19 (16.10%) Office 365
2 6 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.69%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (1.69%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.69%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (1.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 38 (32.20%) SAN
2 29 (24.58%) Firewall
3 18 (15.25%) DNS
4 17 (14.41%) WAN
5 16 (13.56%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (9.32%) DHCP
6 11 (9.32%) Internet
6 11 (9.32%) Remote Desktop
6 11 (9.32%) VoIP
7 9 (7.63%) Cisco PIX
7 9 (7.63%) DSL
7 9 (7.63%) Ethernet
7 9 (7.63%) MPLS
7 9 (7.63%) SSL
7 9 (7.63%) VPN
8 8 (6.78%) LAN
9 7 (5.93%) TCP/IP
10 6 (5.08%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (2.54%) FTP
11 3 (2.54%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (21.19%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.24%) MySQL
3 3 (2.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.69%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (2.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (10.17%) Finance
2 6 (5.08%) French Language
3 4 (3.39%) Advertising
4 3 (2.54%) Dutch Language
4 3 (2.54%) German Language
4 3 (2.54%) Polish Language
4 3 (2.54%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.85%) Law
5 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (27.97%) Support Engineer
2 29 (24.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 25 (21.19%) Technical Engineer
4 24 (20.34%) Consultant
5 17 (14.41%) VMware Engineer
6 13 (11.02%) Technical Support
7 12 (10.17%) Infrastructure Support
7 12 (10.17%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 12 (10.17%) Technical Support Engineer
8 11 (9.32%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 10 (8.47%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 10 (8.47%) IT Consultant
9 10 (8.47%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 10 (8.47%) VMware Consultant
9 10 (8.47%) VMware Support Engineer
10 9 (7.63%) Technical Consultant
10 9 (7.63%) Virtualisation Engineer
11 8 (6.78%) Linux Engineer
11 8 (6.78%) Systems Engineer
11 8 (6.78%) VMware Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.39%) Apache Flex
1 4 (3.39%) XML
1 4 (3.39%) XSLT
2 3 (2.54%) COM+
2 3 (2.54%) LAMP
2 3 (2.54%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.34%) Clustering
2 21 (17.80%) Data Centre
3 17 (14.41%) Replication
4 9 (7.63%) EMC VNX
4 9 (7.63%) Private Cloud
5 5 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.24%) Fat Client
5 5 (4.24%) Thin Client
6 4 (3.39%) Cyber Attack
7 3 (2.54%) Robotics
7 3 (2.54%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 2 (1.69%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.85%) PKI
9 1 (0.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 97 (82.20%) Windows
2 72 (61.02%) Windows Server 2012
3 70 (59.32%) Windows Server
4 49 (41.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (23.73%) Linux
6 15 (12.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (8.47%) Windows 10
8 9 (7.63%) Windows 7
9 7 (5.93%) Unix
10 4 (3.39%) SUSE
11 3 (2.54%) CentOS
11 3 (2.54%) Fedora
12 1 (0.85%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (23.73%) ITIL
2 14 (11.86%) Load Balancing
2 14 (11.86%) Service Delivery
3 13 (11.02%) High Availability
4 11 (9.32%) Presales
5 10 (8.47%) Migration
6 9 (7.63%) Integration Testing
6 9 (7.63%) Problem Management
6 9 (7.63%) Server Building
7 7 (5.93%) Server Patching
8 6 (5.08%) Time Management
8 6 (5.08%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 5 (4.24%) DevOps
9 5 (4.24%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (4.24%) Project Management
10 3 (2.54%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (2.54%) Server Virtualisation
11 2 (1.69%) ITSM
11 2 (1.69%) Mentoring
11 2 (1.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (13.56%) SQL
2 15 (12.71%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.24%) PHP
4 4 (3.39%) Bash Shell
4 4 (3.39%) C
4 4 (3.39%) Python
Qualifications
1 54 (45.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 47 (39.83%) MCSE
3 31 (26.27%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (24.58%) CCNA
5 27 (22.88%) MCITP
6 22 (18.64%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 18 (15.25%) MCSA
8 17 (14.41%) MCP
9 16 (13.56%) Citrix Certification
10 12 (10.17%) CCA
11 9 (7.63%) CCIE
11 9 (7.63%) CCNP
12 8 (6.78%) VCAP
13 7 (5.93%) RHCE
13 7 (5.93%) VCP5
14 6 (5.08%) MCTS
14 6 (5.08%) SC Cleared
14 6 (5.08%) Security Cleared
15 5 (4.24%) Degree
15 5 (4.24%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.78%) SLA
2 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 70 (59.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 62 (52.54%) Active Directory
3 28 (23.73%) vSphere
4 20 (16.95%) VMware ESXi
5 19 (16.10%) Hyper-V
5 19 (16.10%) XenApp
6 16 (13.56%) Terminal Services
7 4 (3.39%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (3.39%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (2.54%) Postfix
8 3 (2.54%) Sendmail
8 3 (2.54%) vCloud
9 2 (1.69%) FreeRADIUS
9 2 (1.69%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (1.69%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.85%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.85%) NFS
10 1 (0.85%) UAG
Systems Management
1 29 (24.58%) vCenter Server
2 23 (19.49%) Backup Exec
3 13 (11.02%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 13 (11.02%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 13 (11.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 7 (5.93%) SCCM
5 6 (5.08%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (5.08%) Puppet
6 4 (3.39%) Ansible
6 4 (3.39%) ThinApp
7 3 (2.54%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (2.54%) NetBackup
7 3 (2.54%) NetCrunch
8 2 (1.69%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (0.85%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 118 (100.00%) VMware
2 68 (57.63%) Microsoft
3 52 (44.07%) Cisco
4 30 (25.42%) HP
5 27 (22.88%) Citrix
6 26 (22.03%) Juniper
7 24 (20.34%) EMC
7 24 (20.34%) Symantec
8 22 (18.64%) Veeam
8 22 (18.64%) Veritas
9 18 (15.25%) NetApp
10 14 (11.86%) Dell
10 14 (11.86%) Forcepoint
11 13 (11.02%) Altiris
11 13 (11.02%) F5
12 10 (8.47%) SonicWALL
12 10 (8.47%) WatchGuard
13 9 (7.63%) Draytek
13 9 (7.63%) ProCurve
13 9 (7.63%) ZyXEL
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