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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
UK
Rank 854 962 941
Rank change year-on-year +108 -21  
Permanent jobs citing VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP) 13 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.002% 0.014%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.062% 0.007% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 12
Median salary £55,250 £45,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% -43.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £43,900 £75,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,750 £47,100 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 - £90,000

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies.

Academic & Professional Certification
UK
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 21048 28659 29214
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.78% 27.75% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 16595 22967 22930
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £68,500 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP) as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 8 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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +103 13 £55,250 +21.42%
London +80 9 £75,000 +64.83%
South East - 4 £38,000 -
City of London - 4 £75,000 -
Bracknell - 2 £38,000 -
Camberley - 2 £38,000 -
Berkshire - 2 £38,000 -
Surrey - 2 £38,000 -

VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 29 (100.00%) Windows
1 29 (100.00%) Veritas
1 29 (100.00%) VMware
1 29 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 24 (82.76%) Active Directory
3 22 (75.86%) Cisco
3 22 (75.86%) Microsoft
3 22 (75.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (75.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (68.97%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 20 (68.97%) Linux
5 19 (65.52%) Windows Server
6 17 (58.62%) DNS
6 17 (58.62%) DHCP
7 16 (55.17%) HP
7 16 (55.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (55.17%) Migration
8 15 (51.72%) Hyper-V
8 15 (51.72%) MS Exchange
8 15 (51.72%) vSphere
8 15 (51.72%) Exchange Server 2010
9 13 (44.83%) vCloud
9 13 (44.83%) Data Centre
9 13 (44.83%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (41.38%) Clustering
10 12 (41.38%) MS Excel
10 12 (41.38%) SQL
10 12 (41.38%) VMware ESXi
11 11 (37.93%) PowerShell
11 11 (37.93%) Exchange Server 2007

VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related 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 15 (51.72%) Exchange Server 2010
1 15 (51.72%) MS Exchange
2 11 (37.93%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (34.48%) IIS
4 7 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (17.24%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (41.38%) MS Excel
2 5 (17.24%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (27.59%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (17.24%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (6.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (58.62%) DHCP
1 17 (58.62%) DNS
2 8 (27.59%) Fibre Channel
2 8 (27.59%) iSCSI
3 7 (24.14%) NAS
4 5 (17.24%) SAN
4 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
4 5 (17.24%) VPN
5 3 (10.34%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (10.34%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (10.34%) DSL
5 3 (10.34%) Ethernet
5 3 (10.34%) Firewall
5 3 (10.34%) MPLS
5 3 (10.34%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (10.34%) SSL
5 3 (10.34%) VoIP
5 3 (10.34%) WAN
6 2 (6.90%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (6.90%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Technical Specialist
1 8 (27.59%) VMware Specialist
2 6 (20.69%) Architect
2 6 (20.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Technical Architect
2 6 (20.69%) VMware Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 5 (17.24%) Senior Architect
3 5 (17.24%) Senior Technical Architect
3 5 (17.24%) Storage Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Support Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (17.24%) VMware Support Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) EMC Storage Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) SAN Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) SAN Storage Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Senior VMware Architect
4 4 (13.79%) VMware Architect
Miscellaneous
1 13 (44.83%) Data Centre
2 12 (41.38%) Clustering
3 8 (27.59%) PKI
3 8 (27.59%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 5 (17.24%) N-Tier
4 5 (17.24%) Replication
5 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (75.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (68.97%) Linux
4 19 (65.52%) Windows Server
5 16 (55.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (44.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (27.59%) VMS
7 8 (27.59%) Windows 2000
7 8 (27.59%) Windows NT
8 7 (24.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (24.14%) Solaris
8 7 (24.14%) Unix
9 2 (6.90%) Windows 10
9 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Migration
2 8 (27.59%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 8 (27.59%) ITIL
2 8 (27.59%) ITIL V3
2 8 (27.59%) Load Balancing
2 8 (27.59%) Network Load Balancing
3 7 (24.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (17.24%) Customer Requirements
4 5 (17.24%) Presales
4 5 (17.24%) Project Management
4 5 (17.24%) Project Planning
4 5 (17.24%) SOA
4 5 (17.24%) Validation
5 3 (10.34%) High Availability
5 3 (10.34%) Problem Management
5 3 (10.34%) Server Building
6 2 (6.90%) Biometrics
6 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) SQL
2 11 (37.93%) PowerShell
3 8 (27.59%) VB
4 2 (6.90%) C
4 2 (6.90%) Python
Qualifications
1 29 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (34.48%) MCITP
2 10 (34.48%) MCSE
2 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (17.24%) CCNA
3 5 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (17.24%) MCP
4 3 (10.34%) CCIE
4 3 (10.34%) CCNP
5 2 (6.90%) DBS Check
5 2 (6.90%) RHCSA
6 1 (3.45%) RHCE
System Software
1 24 (82.76%) Active Directory
2 22 (75.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (68.97%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 15 (51.72%) Hyper-V
4 15 (51.72%) vSphere
5 13 (44.83%) vCloud
6 12 (41.38%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (27.59%) Forefront TMG
7 8 (27.59%) ISA Server
7 8 (27.59%) NFS
7 8 (27.59%) Terminal Services
7 8 (27.59%) UAG
7 8 (27.59%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (27.59%) VMware ESX
7 8 (27.59%) XenDesktop
8 4 (13.79%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (3.45%) VMware Server
9 1 (3.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Clustering
1 8 (27.59%) vMotion
1 8 (27.59%) WMI
2 7 (24.14%) Backup Exec
3 5 (17.24%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 4 (13.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 4 (13.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (13.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Puppet
5 2 (6.90%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Veritas
1 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (75.86%) Cisco
2 22 (75.86%) Microsoft
3 16 (55.17%) HP
4 10 (34.48%) Citrix
5 7 (24.14%) Juniper
5 7 (24.14%) NetApp
5 7 (24.14%) Symantec
6 6 (20.69%) Red Hat
7 5 (17.24%) Brocade
7 5 (17.24%) EMC
7 5 (17.24%) Veeam
8 4 (13.79%) Altiris
8 4 (13.79%) F5
8 4 (13.79%) Forcepoint
9 3 (10.34%) Draytek
9 3 (10.34%) SonicWALL
9 3 (10.34%) WatchGuard
9 3 (10.34%) ZyXEL