Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
UK
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1135 1151 1304
Rank change year-on-year +16 +153 -29
Permanent jobs citing VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP) 39 36 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.022% 0.020% 0.003%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.094% 0.081% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 39 27 6
UK median annual salary £37,500 £75,000 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -50.00% +22.45% +11.36%
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,500 £51,875
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £65,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £75,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -53.33% +20.00% +13.64%

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 41,388 44,644 58,394
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.63% 25.42% 27.70%
Number of salaries quoted 32,108 35,328 46,573
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 17 February 2018.

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 17 February 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
England +4 39 £37,500 -50.00% 1
South East +26 33 £35,000 -56.25% 1
UK excluding London +18 33 £35,000 -53.33% 1
London -21 6 £90,000 +20.00%

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 39 (100.00%) Veritas
2 37 (94.87%) VMware
2 37 (94.87%) Cisco
2 37 (94.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 35 (89.74%) Clustering
4 34 (87.18%) SQL Server
4 34 (87.18%) Windows
5 33 (84.62%) MS Exchange
5 33 (84.62%) Microsoft
5 33 (84.62%) Juniper
5 33 (84.62%) Backup Exec
5 33 (84.62%) Symantec
5 33 (84.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 33 (84.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (84.62%) Exchange Server 2013
5 33 (84.62%) Windows Server
5 33 (84.62%) vCenter Server
6 32 (82.05%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 32 (82.05%) VMware ESXi
6 32 (82.05%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 32 (82.05%) F5
6 32 (82.05%) Altiris
6 32 (82.05%) Forcepoint
6 32 (82.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 32 (82.05%) SQL
7 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (15.38%) Veeam
9 5 (12.82%) NetApp
10 4 (10.26%) IaaS
10 4 (10.26%) Data Centre

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 33 (84.62%) Exchange Server 2010
1 33 (84.62%) Exchange Server 2013
1 33 (84.62%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.56%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SAP CRM
1 1 (2.56%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.26%) IaaS
2 4 (10.26%) PaaS
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle CX
4 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) DNS
1 2 (5.13%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (5.13%) iSCSI
1 2 (5.13%) NAS
1 2 (5.13%) PPP
1 2 (5.13%) SAN
2 1 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.56%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (2.56%) DSL
2 1 (2.56%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.56%) Firewall
2 1 (2.56%) MPLS
2 1 (2.56%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (2.56%) SSL
2 1 (2.56%) VoIP
2 1 (2.56%) VPN
2 1 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (87.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) SAP HANA
General
1 1 (2.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (79.49%) Support Engineer
2 23 (58.97%) VMware Engineer
3 21 (53.85%) VMware Support Engineer
4 11 (28.21%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 11 (28.21%) Technical Engineer
4 11 (28.21%) Technical Support
4 11 (28.21%) Technical Support Engineer
5 10 (25.64%) 2nd Line Support
5 10 (25.64%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 9 (23.08%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 9 (23.08%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 9 (23.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 9 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 9 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (20.51%) Infrastructure Support
7 8 (20.51%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 5 (12.82%) Windows Engineer
8 5 (12.82%) Windows Server Engineer
8 5 (12.82%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 35 (89.74%) Clustering
2 4 (10.26%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.69%) Replication
3 3 (7.69%) Symmetrix
4 2 (5.13%) Celerra
4 2 (5.13%) CLARiiON
4 2 (5.13%) EMC VMAX
4 2 (5.13%) EMC VNX
5 1 (2.56%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 34 (87.18%) Windows
2 33 (84.62%) Windows Server
2 33 (84.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.13%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (10.26%) TOGAF
2 3 (7.69%) CRM
2 3 (7.69%) ERP
2 3 (7.69%) High Availability
2 3 (7.69%) Load Balancing
2 3 (7.69%) Migration
3 2 (5.13%) Data Centre Operations
3 2 (5.13%) Data Migration
3 2 (5.13%) Data Protection
3 2 (5.13%) Data Security
3 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (5.13%) Open Source
3 2 (5.13%) Service Delivery
3 2 (5.13%) Supplier Management
3 2 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (2.56%) Integration Testing
4 1 (2.56%) Presales
4 1 (2.56%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.56%) Server Building
4 1 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (82.05%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 37 (94.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (10.26%) EMCTA
3 3 (7.69%) EMCSA
3 3 (7.69%) NCDA
4 1 (2.56%) CCIE
4 1 (2.56%) CCNA
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.56%) MCITP
4 1 (2.56%) MCP
4 1 (2.56%) MCSE
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.56%) VCAP
4 1 (2.56%) VCP5
System Software
1 32 (82.05%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (5.13%) NFS
5 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.56%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.56%) vCloud
5 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 33 (84.62%) Backup Exec
1 33 (84.62%) vCenter Server
2 32 (82.05%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 32 (82.05%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 32 (82.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (10.26%) NetBackup
4 2 (5.13%) DiskXtender
4 2 (5.13%) EMC TimeFinder
4 2 (5.13%) SnapMirror
5 1 (2.56%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 39 (100.00%) Veritas
2 37 (94.87%) Cisco
2 37 (94.87%) VMware
3 33 (84.62%) Juniper
3 33 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 33 (84.62%) Symantec
4 32 (82.05%) Altiris
4 32 (82.05%) F5
4 32 (82.05%) Forcepoint
5 6 (15.38%) Veeam
6 5 (12.82%) NetApp
7 3 (7.69%) EMC
7 3 (7.69%) Oracle
7 3 (7.69%) SAP
8 2 (5.13%) Brocade
8 2 (5.13%) HP
8 2 (5.13%) IBM
8 2 (5.13%) Siebel
8 2 (5.13%) SolidFire
8 2 (5.13%) Sybase