Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP) qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
UK
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1163 1170 1236
Rank change year-on-year +7 +66 +69
Permanent jobs citing VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP) 6 27 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.015% 0.017%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.015% 0.062% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 6 27 34
UK median annual salary £75,000 £40,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +87.50% -25.58% -36.76%
10th Percentile £68,750 £31,250 £41,400
90th Percentile £80,000 £52,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary - £39,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -13.33% -50.00%

VERITAS 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 with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 40,078 43,403 53,436
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.68% 24.53% 26.98%
Number of salaries quoted 29,795 33,354 43,162
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP) as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP) in the UK

VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP) in the UK

VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP) within the UK over the 6 months to 16 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
London +38 6 £75,000 +50.00%
England +21 6 £75,000 +87.50%

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, IT jobs citing VERITAS 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 with a requirement for VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP).

1 6 (100.00%) Unix
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Solaris
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Python
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
1 6 (100.00%) Veritas
1 6 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 6 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 6 (100.00%) Puppet
1 6 (100.00%) LXC
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 6 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 6 (100.00%) Runbook
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (33.33%) RHCE
4 1 (16.67%) Banking

VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) Linux Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 3 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 3 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Solaris
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 6 (100.00%) Runbook
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (33.33%) RHCE
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) LXC
1 6 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Veritas
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat