Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England > South West
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 305 281 251
Rank change year-on-year -24 -30 -13
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 33 63 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.32% 0.61% 0.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.07% 1.97% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 31 58 88
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £31,750 £29,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £60,000 £56,250
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 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 3,090 3,203 3,549
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 29.55% 30.82% 32.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2,287 2,515 2,823
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £24,856 £22,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% +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 14 August 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 14 August 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 +15 19 £42,500 +6.25%
Dorset -30 6 £41,250 -28.26% 1
Devon +16 2 £29,500 -4.84%
Gloucestershire 0 2 £32,905 -26.88% 1
Wiltshire -8 2 £46,750 +39.55%
Somerset - 2 £39,250 -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 33 (100.00%) VMware
2 28 (84.85%) Windows
3 23 (69.70%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (66.67%) CCNA
5 21 (63.64%) Cisco
5 21 (63.64%) Microsoft
6 18 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
7 16 (48.48%) SAN
7 16 (48.48%) Windows Server
8 15 (45.45%) Citrix Certification
8 15 (45.45%) Firewall
9 14 (42.42%) Citrix
9 14 (42.42%) ITIL
9 14 (42.42%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (39.39%) Active Directory
10 13 (39.39%) Hyper-V
11 12 (36.36%) CCNP
11 12 (36.36%) Linux
11 12 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (36.36%) Office 365
12 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Azure
13 9 (27.27%) Red Hat
13 9 (27.27%) CCA
14 8 (24.24%) MCSA
14 8 (24.24%) Project Management
15 7 (21.21%) Shell Script
15 7 (21.21%) AIX
15 7 (21.21%) NAS
15 7 (21.21%) Veeam
15 7 (21.21%) Cisco ASA

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 6 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (36.36%) Office 365
2 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (9.09%) IaaS
4 2 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (6.06%) GitHub
4 2 (6.06%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (3.03%) PaaS
5 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (48.48%) SAN
2 15 (45.45%) Firewall
3 7 (21.21%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (21.21%) NAS
4 4 (12.12%) WAN
5 3 (9.09%) LAN
6 2 (6.06%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (6.06%) NetScaler
6 2 (6.06%) Network Security
6 2 (6.06%) SMS
6 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
6 2 (6.06%) VoIP
6 2 (6.06%) Wireless
7 1 (3.03%) ADSL
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (3.03%) iSCSI
7 1 (3.03%) PBX
7 1 (3.03%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (3.03%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Consultant
2 7 (21.21%) Technical Leader
2 7 (21.21%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (18.18%) Field Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Technical Consultant
3 6 (18.18%) Technical Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Customer Communications Manager
4 5 (15.15%) Exchange Consultant
4 5 (15.15%) Exchange Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) IT Communications Manager
4 5 (15.15%) IT Manager
4 5 (15.15%) Network Field Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 5 (15.15%) Virtualisation Technical Consultant
4 5 (15.15%) Windows Consultant
4 5 (15.15%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Windows Technical Consultant
5 4 (12.12%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Clustering
1 6 (18.18%) Driving Licence
2 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.06%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.03%) Replication
4 1 (3.03%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 28 (84.85%) Windows
2 16 (48.48%) Windows Server
3 14 (42.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (36.36%) Linux
5 7 (21.21%) AIX
5 7 (21.21%) CentOS
5 7 (21.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.03%) Android
7 1 (3.03%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) ITIL
2 8 (24.24%) Project Management
3 5 (15.15%) Migration
4 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (9.09%) DevOps
5 3 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.06%) High Availability
6 2 (6.06%) Information Security
6 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.06%) Storage Management
6 2 (6.06%) Visualisation
7 1 (3.03%) Business Development
7 1 (3.03%) Matrix Management
7 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.03%) Service Management
7 1 (3.03%) Tech Ops
7 1 (3.03%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) Shell Script
2 2 (6.06%) Python
3 1 (3.03%) C
3 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (69.70%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (66.67%) CCNA
3 15 (45.45%) Citrix Certification
4 12 (36.36%) CCNP
4 12 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (27.27%) CCA
6 8 (24.24%) MCSA
7 5 (15.15%) MCITP
7 5 (15.15%) MCSE
8 4 (12.12%) MCP
9 3 (9.09%) Degree
9 3 (9.09%) VCP5
10 2 (6.06%) AWS Certification
10 2 (6.06%) RHCE
11 1 (3.03%) CCDA
11 1 (3.03%) CCDP
11 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
11 1 (3.03%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) COBIT
1 2 (6.06%) PMO
2 1 (3.03%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (39.39%) Active Directory
2 13 (39.39%) Hyper-V
3 5 (15.15%) vSphere
4 3 (9.09%) XenApp
4 3 (9.09%) XenDesktop
5 2 (6.06%) Docker
5 2 (6.06%) KVM
5 2 (6.06%) Terminal Services
5 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Ansible
2 2 (6.06%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (6.06%) vCenter Server
3 1 (3.03%) AirWatch
3 1 (3.03%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (63.64%) Cisco
2 21 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 14 (42.42%) Citrix
4 9 (27.27%) Red Hat
5 7 (21.21%) Veeam
6 3 (9.09%) HP
7 2 (6.06%) Dell
7 2 (6.06%) Google
7 2 (6.06%) Symantec
8 1 (3.03%) arcserve
8 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.03%) EMC
8 1 (3.03%) F5
8 1 (3.03%) Juniper
8 1 (3.03%) McAfee
8 1 (3.03%) Mitel
8 1 (3.03%) NetApp
8 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.03%) WatchGuard