Period
to 21 November 2017

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

VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1154 1197 1286
Rank change year-on-year +43 +89 +38
Permanent jobs citing VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP) 52 46 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.029% 0.024% 0.007%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.12% 0.093% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 52 45 14
UK median annual salary £37,500 £62,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -39.52% +3.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £31,250 £41,250 £51,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £90,000 £79,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -37.50% - +9.09%

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 43463 49497 59652
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.02% 26.20% 27.45%
Number of salaries quoted 33413 39737 47653
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,875
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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)
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP) over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 4 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 21 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
England +30 52 £37,500 -39.52%
South East +66 44 £37,500 -53.13%
UK excluding London +30 44 £37,500 -37.50%
London +24 8 £90,000 +12.50%

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing VERITAS 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 with a requirement for VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP).

1 52 (100.00%) Veritas
2 49 (94.23%) Cisco
3 48 (92.31%) VMware
3 48 (92.31%) Clustering
3 48 (92.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 45 (86.54%) Backup Exec
4 45 (86.54%) Juniper
4 45 (86.54%) Symantec
4 45 (86.54%) Windows
4 45 (86.54%) MS Exchange
4 45 (86.54%) Microsoft
4 45 (86.54%) Exchange Server 2010
4 45 (86.54%) Exchange Server 2013
5 44 (84.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 44 (84.62%) Windows Server
5 44 (84.62%) vCenter Server
6 33 (63.46%) SQL Server
7 31 (59.62%) SQL
7 31 (59.62%) Forcepoint
8 30 (57.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 30 (57.69%) Altiris
8 30 (57.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 30 (57.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 30 (57.69%) VMware ESXi
8 30 (57.69%) F5
9 18 (34.62%) Replication
9 18 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
9 18 (34.62%) High Availability
9 18 (34.62%) Veeam
10 16 (30.77%) Load Balancing

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:

Application Platforms
1 45 (86.54%) Exchange Server 2010
1 45 (86.54%) Exchange Server 2013
1 45 (86.54%) MS Exchange
2 15 (28.85%) IIS
3 14 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.92%) Apache
4 1 (1.92%) nginx
4 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.92%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.54%) IaaS
1 6 (11.54%) PaaS
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle CX
3 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (28.85%) Cisco ASA
2 14 (26.92%) Cisco PIX
2 14 (26.92%) DSL
2 14 (26.92%) Ethernet
2 14 (26.92%) Firewall
2 14 (26.92%) MPLS
2 14 (26.92%) Remote Desktop
2 14 (26.92%) SSL
2 14 (26.92%) VoIP
2 14 (26.92%) VPN
2 14 (26.92%) WAN
3 3 (5.77%) SAN
4 2 (3.85%) DNS
4 2 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (3.85%) iSCSI
4 2 (3.85%) NAS
4 2 (3.85%) PPP
5 1 (1.92%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (63.46%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.85%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (1.92%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (51.92%) Support Engineer
2 16 (30.77%) Consultant
3 14 (26.92%) IT Consultant
3 14 (26.92%) Technical Consultant
3 14 (26.92%) VMware Engineer
4 13 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
4 13 (25.00%) Technical Support
4 13 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 13 (25.00%) VMware Consultant
4 13 (25.00%) VMware Technical Consultant
5 12 (23.08%) VMware Support Engineer
6 10 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (17.31%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 8 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
8 8 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 8 (15.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 8 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support
8 8 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 6 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 48 (92.31%) Clustering
2 18 (34.62%) Replication
3 8 (15.38%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.77%) Symmetrix
5 2 (3.85%) Celerra
5 2 (3.85%) CLARiiON
5 2 (3.85%) EMC VMAX
5 2 (3.85%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.92%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 45 (86.54%) Windows
2 44 (84.62%) Windows Server
2 44 (84.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (28.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (28.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.85%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (1.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (34.62%) High Availability
2 16 (30.77%) Load Balancing
2 16 (30.77%) Migration
3 15 (28.85%) Service Delivery
4 14 (26.92%) Integration Testing
4 14 (26.92%) Presales
4 14 (26.92%) Problem Management
4 14 (26.92%) Server Building
5 6 (11.54%) TOGAF
6 5 (9.62%) CRM
6 5 (9.62%) ERP
7 4 (7.69%) Data Security
7 4 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (7.69%) Open Source
7 4 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (3.85%) Data Centre Operations
8 2 (3.85%) Data Migration
8 2 (3.85%) Data Protection
8 2 (3.85%) Supplier Management
9 1 (1.92%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 31 (59.62%) SQL
2 14 (26.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 48 (92.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 15 (28.85%) MCSE
2 15 (28.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (26.92%) CCIE
3 14 (26.92%) CCNA
3 14 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (26.92%) MCITP
3 14 (26.92%) MCP
4 6 (11.54%) EMCTA
5 5 (9.62%) EMCSA
5 5 (9.62%) NCDA
6 2 (3.85%) VCP5
7 1 (1.92%) CCA
7 1 (1.92%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.92%) IBM Certification
7 1 (1.92%) Linux+ Certification
7 1 (1.92%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
1 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (57.69%) VMware ESXi
2 18 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (26.92%) Active Directory
3 14 (26.92%) Terminal Services
4 5 (9.62%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (3.85%) NFS
6 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.92%) vCloud
6 1 (1.92%) vSphere
6 1 (1.92%) XenApp
6 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 45 (86.54%) Backup Exec
2 44 (84.62%) vCenter Server
3 30 (57.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 30 (57.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 30 (57.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (7.69%) NetBackup
5 2 (3.85%) DiskXtender
5 2 (3.85%) EMC TimeFinder
5 2 (3.85%) SnapMirror
6 1 (1.92%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.92%) Nagios
6 1 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.92%) SCCM
6 1 (1.92%) SCOM
Vendors
1 52 (100.00%) Veritas
2 49 (94.23%) Cisco
3 48 (92.31%) VMware
4 45 (86.54%) Juniper
4 45 (86.54%) Microsoft
4 45 (86.54%) Symantec
5 31 (59.62%) Forcepoint
6 30 (57.69%) Altiris
6 30 (57.69%) F5
7 18 (34.62%) Veeam
8 16 (30.77%) HP
9 15 (28.85%) Dell
9 15 (28.85%) ProCurve
9 15 (28.85%) SonicWALL
10 14 (26.92%) Draytek
10 14 (26.92%) WatchGuard
10 14 (26.92%) ZyXEL
11 6 (11.54%) NetApp
12 5 (9.62%) EMC
13 3 (5.77%) Oracle