Period
to 23 November 2017

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England > South West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 283 254 243
Rank change year-on-year -29 -11 -15
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 56 93 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.55% 0.85% 0.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.83% 2.60% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 52 93 122
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,000 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.11% -8.07% +0.63%
10th Percentile £29,050 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -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 3066 3578 3631
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 29.84% 32.80% 30.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2347 2805 2906
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,075 £24,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £60,000
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 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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 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
Gloucestershire +34 20 £45,000 +2.27%
Bristol -16 19 £40,000 -
Dorset +7 8 £57,500 +27.78%
Wiltshire -39 7 £30,750 -12.14%
Devon +8 1 £30,500 -5.43% 1
Cornwall - 1 £21,000 -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 West region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 56 (100.00%) VMware
2 48 (85.71%) Windows
3 46 (82.14%) Windows Server
4 34 (60.71%) CCNA
4 34 (60.71%) Active Directory
4 34 (60.71%) Cisco Certification
5 31 (55.36%) Microsoft
5 31 (55.36%) VMware Infrastructure
6 30 (53.57%) Cisco
7 29 (51.79%) Microsoft Certification
7 29 (51.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 27 (48.21%) Firewall
8 27 (48.21%) Windows Server 2012
9 23 (41.07%) MCSE
10 22 (39.29%) SAN
11 20 (35.71%) Office 365
11 20 (35.71%) VMware ESXi
12 19 (33.93%) Citrix
12 19 (33.93%) Citrix Certification
13 18 (32.14%) CCNP
13 18 (32.14%) MS Exchange
14 17 (30.36%) Windows Server 2003
15 16 (28.57%) CCA
16 15 (26.79%) ITIL
16 15 (26.79%) vSphere
17 12 (21.43%) NAS
17 12 (21.43%) Project Management
18 11 (19.64%) WAN
18 11 (19.64%) DHCP
18 11 (19.64%) Linux

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 18 (32.14%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.36%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 20 (35.71%) Office 365
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (48.21%) Firewall
2 22 (39.29%) SAN
3 12 (21.43%) NAS
4 11 (19.64%) DHCP
4 11 (19.64%) DNS
4 11 (19.64%) WAN
5 9 (16.07%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (14.29%) NetScaler
6 8 (14.29%) VPN
7 7 (12.50%) LAN
7 7 (12.50%) Network Security
7 7 (12.50%) Software-Defined Networking
8 4 (7.14%) Cisco ISE
8 4 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (7.14%) Cisco Wireless
8 4 (7.14%) Wireless
9 3 (5.36%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (5.36%) TCP/IP
10 1 (1.79%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (1.79%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.79%) MySQL
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (16.07%) Advertising
2 1 (1.79%) Retail
2 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (26.79%) 3rd Line Support
1 15 (26.79%) Analyst
2 13 (23.21%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 13 (23.21%) Support Engineer
3 10 (17.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 7 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 7 (12.50%) Customer Analyst
5 7 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 7 (12.50%) Linux Support
5 7 (12.50%) Security Analyst
5 7 (12.50%) Support Analyst
6 6 (10.71%) Wintel Analyst
6 6 (10.71%) Wintel Support
6 6 (10.71%) Wintel Support Analyst
7 5 (8.93%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 5 (8.93%) IT Engineer
7 5 (8.93%) IT Support
7 5 (8.93%) IT Support Engineer
7 5 (8.93%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 48 (85.71%) Windows
2 46 (82.14%) Windows Server
3 29 (51.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (48.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (30.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (19.64%) Linux
7 9 (16.07%) AIX
7 9 (16.07%) CentOS
8 5 (8.93%) Windows 7
9 3 (5.36%) Unix
9 3 (5.36%) Windows XP
10 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.79%) HPUX
11 1 (1.79%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (1.79%) Solaris
11 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.79%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.79%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.79%) ITIL
2 12 (21.43%) Project Management
3 7 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
3 7 (12.50%) IT Strategy
3 7 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
3 7 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
3 7 (12.50%) Test Management
4 4 (7.14%) Information Security
4 4 (7.14%) Migration
4 4 (7.14%) Presales
4 4 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.36%) Security Patching
5 3 (5.36%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (1.79%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.79%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 1 (1.79%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.79%) Social Engineering
6 1 (1.79%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (1.79%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.07%) Shell Script
2 6 (10.71%) C
3 3 (5.36%) SQL
4 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 34 (60.71%) CCNA
1 34 (60.71%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (51.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (41.07%) MCSE
4 19 (33.93%) Citrix Certification
5 18 (32.14%) CCNP
6 16 (28.57%) CCA
7 10 (17.86%) MCSA
8 8 (14.29%) CCEA
9 7 (12.50%) CISM
9 7 (12.50%) CISSP
9 7 (12.50%) Network+ Certification
9 7 (12.50%) Novell Certification
9 7 (12.50%) SANS
9 7 (12.50%) SSCP
10 6 (10.71%) Security Cleared
11 5 (8.93%) MCITP
11 5 (8.93%) VCP5
12 4 (7.14%) CCDA
12 4 (7.14%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 5 (8.93%) SLA
3 3 (5.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (60.71%) Active Directory
2 31 (55.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (35.71%) VMware ESXi
4 15 (26.79%) vSphere
5 11 (19.64%) Hyper-V
6 10 (17.86%) XenDesktop
7 7 (12.50%) XenApp
8 1 (1.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.79%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 56 (100.00%) VMware
2 31 (55.36%) Microsoft
3 30 (53.57%) Cisco
4 19 (33.93%) Citrix
5 9 (16.07%) Dell
5 9 (16.07%) Red Hat
6 7 (12.50%) SonicWALL
7 2 (3.57%) HP
8 1 (1.79%) McAfee
8 1 (1.79%) Nimble Storage
8 1 (1.79%) Oracle
8 1 (1.79%) Remedy
8 1 (1.79%) Veeam