VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
UK

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 30 November 2023 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
30 Nov 2023
Same period 2022 Same period 2021
Rank 668 917 901
Rank change year-on-year +249 -16 -295
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 59 173 203
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.34% 0.46% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 51 112 138
10th Percentile £38,125 £38,350 £38,850
25th Percentile £46,875 £47,313 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £61,250 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +6.12% +16.67% +16.67%
75th Percentile £71,875 £72,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,850 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,250 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -1.50% -4.76% +16.67%

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK

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 with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 17,523 37,320 32,078
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 32.54% 29.53% 24.78%
Number of salaries quoted 10,978 17,212 17,882
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,102 £41,250 £40,853
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £57,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +0.88% +3.64% -
75th Percentile £75,000 £76,250 £72,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £93,750 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,590
% change year-on-year +5.00% +0.83% +1.20%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) over the 6 months to 30 November 2023.

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 13 Job Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 30 November 2023. 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
Jobs
England +207 57 £65,000 +5.69% 49
UK excluding London +162 28 £49,250 -1.50% 31
London +249 27 £65,000 -7.14% 19
Work from Home +166 9 £50,000 -23.08% 18
Midlands +106 9 £52,500 -10.64% 8
South East +139 8 £49,750 -17.08% 10
West Midlands +130 7 £52,500 +20.69% 4
North of England +137 6 £35,000 -13.58% 5
North West +101 5 £35,000 -6.67% 1
South West +63 3 £45,000 +7.14% 1
East of England +97 2 £55,000 -4.35% 7
East Midlands +35 2 £56,750 -5.42% 4
Yorkshire +79 1 £41,500 +2.47% 3

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (13.56%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.47%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.39%) IIS
4 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.69%) PlanetPress Connect
Cloud Services
1 44 (74.58%) Azure
2 34 (57.63%) Microsoft 365
3 14 (23.73%) Entra ID
4 9 (15.25%) IaaS
5 8 (13.56%) PaaS
6 6 (10.17%) AWS
6 6 (10.17%) Nutanix
6 6 (10.17%) SaaS
7 3 (5.08%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (5.08%) GCP
8 2 (3.39%) Power Platform
8 2 (3.39%) PowerApps
9 1 (1.69%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 1 (1.69%) Azure Key Vault
9 1 (1.69%) Azure Storage
9 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 33 (55.93%) SAN
2 27 (45.76%) Firewall
3 14 (23.73%) VLAN
3 14 (23.73%) VPN
4 11 (18.64%) DNS
5 10 (16.95%) DHCP
6 7 (11.86%) LAN
6 7 (11.86%) WAN
7 6 (10.17%) NAS
8 4 (6.78%) IP Telephony
8 4 (6.78%) VoIP
9 2 (3.39%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (3.39%) Network Security
10 1 (1.69%) HTTP
10 1 (1.69%) NaaS
10 1 (1.69%) NetScaler
10 1 (1.69%) NGN
10 1 (1.69%) SNMP
10 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
10 1 (1.69%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.78%) MySQL
3 3 (5.08%) InfluxDB
4 2 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.69%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) JIRA
General
1 36 (61.02%) Social Skills
2 13 (22.03%) Billing
3 7 (11.86%) Finance
4 6 (10.17%) Retail
5 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
7 2 (3.39%) Law
7 2 (3.39%) Legal
7 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
7 2 (3.39%) Presentation Skills
8 1 (1.69%) Banking
8 1 (1.69%) Organisational Skills
8 1 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (28.81%) Architect
2 13 (22.03%) Infrastructure Architect
3 12 (20.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (10.17%) Consultant
5 4 (6.78%) IT Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Lead
5 4 (6.78%) Project Consultant
5 4 (6.78%) Team Leader
5 4 (6.78%) Wintel Consultant
6 3 (5.08%) Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 3 (5.08%) Senior
6 3 (5.08%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 3 (5.08%) Storage Specialist
6 3 (5.08%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) VMware Specialist
6 3 (5.08%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) ARM Templates
1 3 (5.08%) Kafka
2 2 (3.39%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 29 (49.15%) Data Centre
2 15 (25.42%) Public Cloud
3 14 (23.73%) Replication
4 9 (15.25%) Management Information System
5 4 (6.78%) Onboarding
6 3 (5.08%) Clustering
6 3 (5.08%) Security Posture
7 2 (3.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (3.39%) HP Storage
7 2 (3.39%) IoT
7 2 (3.39%) Life Science
7 2 (3.39%) Private Cloud
7 2 (3.39%) Renewable Energy
7 2 (3.39%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.69%) NHS
8 1 (1.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 47 (79.66%) Windows
2 42 (71.19%) Windows Server
3 21 (35.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (33.90%) Linux
5 13 (22.03%) SUSE
5 13 (22.03%) Ubuntu
6 8 (13.56%) Windows Server 2016
7 5 (8.47%) Unix
7 5 (8.47%) Windows 10
7 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2019
9 2 (3.39%) Debian
9 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.69%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.98%) Project Delivery
2 18 (30.51%) Continuous Improvement
3 17 (28.81%) ITIL
4 16 (27.12%) Presales
5 15 (25.42%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 14 (23.73%) Asset Management
7 13 (22.03%) Disaster Recovery
7 13 (22.03%) Mentoring
7 13 (22.03%) Network Monitoring
7 13 (22.03%) Problem-Solving
7 13 (22.03%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 11 (18.64%) Virtual Environments
9 8 (13.56%) Computer Science
9 8 (13.56%) Proactive Monitoring
9 8 (13.56%) Server Management
10 7 (11.86%) Business Continuity
10 7 (11.86%) ITSM
11 6 (10.17%) Actionable Insight
11 6 (10.17%) Change Control
11 6 (10.17%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (55.93%) SQL
2 27 (45.76%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.39%) Python
Qualifications
1 37 (62.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (54.24%) MCSE
3 25 (42.37%) MCSA
4 16 (27.12%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (25.42%) CCNA
6 14 (23.73%) Degree
7 8 (13.56%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (10.17%) CCNP
8 6 (10.17%) Security Cleared
9 4 (6.78%) Azure Certification
9 4 (6.78%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (6.78%) DV Cleared
10 3 (5.08%) CCENT
10 3 (5.08%) MCP
11 2 (3.39%) CCA
11 2 (3.39%) CompTIA Security+
11 2 (3.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (3.39%) NCSIE
11 2 (3.39%) VCAP
12 1 (1.69%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.56%) SLA
2 7 (11.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.39%) COBIT
3 2 (3.39%) GDPR
4 1 (1.69%) GxP
4 1 (1.69%) NIST
4 1 (1.69%) PMO
System Software
1 51 (86.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (81.36%) Active Directory
3 24 (40.68%) vSphere
4 13 (22.03%) vCloud
5 10 (16.95%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (11.86%) Firmware
7 6 (10.17%) Hyper-V
8 4 (6.78%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (5.08%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (5.08%) VMware NSX
10 2 (3.39%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (1.69%) BitLocker
11 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (1.69%) Terminal Services
11 1 (1.69%) XenApp
11 1 (1.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (15.25%) SCCM
2 7 (11.86%) SCOM
3 6 (10.17%) Terraform
4 5 (8.47%) Ansible
4 5 (8.47%) Prometheus
5 4 (6.78%) Single Sign-On
6 3 (5.08%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 3 (5.08%) Grafana
6 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (5.08%) vCenter Server
7 2 (3.39%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (3.39%) vRealize
8 1 (1.69%) Avamar
8 1 (1.69%) DatAdvantage
8 1 (1.69%) HP SIM
8 1 (1.69%) PowerCLI
8 1 (1.69%) SCOrch
8 1 (1.69%) vRealize Orchestrator
8 1 (1.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 59 (100.00%) VMware
2 42 (71.19%) Microsoft
3 22 (37.29%) HP
4 20 (33.90%) Veeam
5 17 (28.81%) Cisco
6 13 (22.03%) Fujitsu
7 11 (18.64%) Citrix
8 7 (11.86%) NetApp
9 6 (10.17%) Dell
9 6 (10.17%) Nimble Storage
10 4 (6.78%) EMC
10 4 (6.78%) Remedy
11 3 (5.08%) Commvault
11 3 (5.08%) Google
12 2 (3.39%) 3PAR
12 2 (3.39%) Brocade
12 2 (3.39%) Hitachi
12 2 (3.39%) IBM
12 2 (3.39%) Oracle
12 2 (3.39%) Red Hat