Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England > South West
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 301 278 247
Rank change year-on-year -23 -31 0
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 34 60 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.33% 0.60% 0.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.14% 1.95% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 32 56 92
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +8.11% -7.50%
10th Percentile £32,121 £29,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £55,375
England median annual salary £43,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +1.18% -5.56%

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 West with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South West
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2,970 3,078 3,562
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 29.02% 30.60% 32.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2,238 2,369 2,811
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

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

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in the South West

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

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

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

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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in the South West over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 21 October 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
Bristol +3 13 £42,500 +6.25%
Dorset -28 13 £62,500 +4.17% 3
Gloucestershire -8 4 £46,452 +12.61%
Devon +12 2 £29,500 -4.07% 2
Wiltshire -13 2 £46,750 +43.85%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 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 West region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 34 (100.00%) VMware
2 28 (82.35%) Microsoft
3 27 (79.41%) Windows
4 20 (58.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (47.06%) CCNA
6 16 (47.06%) Cisco
6 16 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (44.12%) Citrix
8 14 (41.18%) Citrix Certification
8 14 (41.18%) ITIL
8 14 (41.18%) MCSE
8 14 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
9 13 (38.24%) Hyper-V
9 13 (38.24%) MCITP
9 13 (38.24%) MCSA
9 13 (38.24%) Linux
9 13 (38.24%) Red Hat
10 11 (32.35%) SAN
10 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (29.41%) Firewall
11 10 (29.41%) RHCE
11 10 (29.41%) CCNP
11 10 (29.41%) Python
11 10 (29.41%) WAN
11 10 (29.41%) LAN
11 10 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (29.41%) Office 365

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 14 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (29.41%) GitHub
2 10 (29.41%) Office 365
3 7 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (20.59%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (5.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (32.35%) SAN
2 10 (29.41%) Firewall
2 10 (29.41%) LAN
2 10 (29.41%) WAN
3 3 (8.82%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (5.88%) NAS
4 2 (5.88%) NetScaler
4 2 (5.88%) Network Security
4 2 (5.88%) SMS
4 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.94%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.94%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (2.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (2.94%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (29.41%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Architect
1 10 (29.41%) Cloud Architect
1 10 (29.41%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
1 10 (29.41%) Infrastructure Architect
2 8 (23.53%) Consultant
3 7 (20.59%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (17.65%) Field Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Technical Consultant
4 6 (17.65%) Technical Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Technical Leader
5 5 (14.71%) Exchange Consultant
5 5 (14.71%) Exchange Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Network Field Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 5 (14.71%) Virtualisation Technical Consultant
5 5 (14.71%) Windows Consultant
5 5 (14.71%) Windows Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Windows Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Public Cloud
2 6 (17.65%) Clustering
2 6 (17.65%) Driving Licence
3 5 (14.71%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.94%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (2.94%) EMC VNX
6 1 (2.94%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 27 (79.41%) Windows
2 16 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (38.24%) Linux
4 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (23.53%) Windows Server
7 2 (5.88%) AIX
7 2 (5.88%) CentOS
7 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) ITIL
2 10 (29.41%) DevOps
2 10 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (8.82%) High Availability
4 3 (8.82%) Migration
5 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.88%) Information Security
5 2 (5.88%) IT Strategy
5 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (5.88%) Project Management
5 2 (5.88%) Storage Management
5 2 (5.88%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.94%) Critical Success Factor
6 1 (2.94%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (2.94%) Decision-Making
6 1 (2.94%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.94%) Network Virtualisation
6 1 (2.94%) Value Proposition
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) Python
2 2 (5.88%) C
2 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (58.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (47.06%) CCNA
4 14 (41.18%) Citrix Certification
4 14 (41.18%) MCSE
5 13 (38.24%) MCITP
5 13 (38.24%) MCSA
6 10 (29.41%) CCNP
6 10 (29.41%) RHCE
7 8 (23.53%) CCA
8 7 (20.59%) AWS Certification
9 3 (8.82%) MCP
9 3 (8.82%) VCP5
10 2 (5.88%) Degree
10 2 (5.88%) HP ASE
10 2 (5.88%) VTSP
11 1 (2.94%) CCDP
11 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) COBIT
1 2 (5.88%) PMO
System Software
1 20 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (38.24%) Hyper-V
3 10 (29.41%) Docker
4 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
5 3 (8.82%) vSphere
6 2 (5.88%) KVM
6 2 (5.88%) Terminal Services
6 2 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (5.88%) XenApp
6 2 (5.88%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.94%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 10 (29.41%) Ansible
2 2 (5.88%) vCenter Server
3 1 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) VMware
2 28 (82.35%) Microsoft
3 16 (47.06%) Cisco
4 15 (44.12%) Citrix
5 13 (38.24%) Red Hat
6 7 (20.59%) Google
7 6 (17.65%) Veeam
8 2 (5.88%) HP
8 2 (5.88%) Zerto
9 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.94%) EMC
9 1 (2.94%) F5
9 1 (2.94%) IBM
9 1 (2.94%) Symantec
9 1 (2.94%) Twitter
9 1 (2.94%) WatchGuard