VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) qualifications. It includes a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months leading up to 21 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
21 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 793 783 1044
Rank change year-on-year -10 +261 -192
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 85 91 236
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.089% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.34% 0.33% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 69 55 135
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,700 £35,158
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,563 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £57,500 £59,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.70% -2.54% +12.38%
75th Percentile £58,750 £69,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £86,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,750 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.65% -9.47%

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) falls under the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications.

Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 25,276 27,846 49,472
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 26.39% 33.57% 27.88%
Number of salaries quoted 14,597 13,988 20,226
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,083 £30,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% -
75th Percentile £71,250 £76,250 £73,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £95,000 £91,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +8.25% +1.04%

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 21 July 2024.

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 16 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 21 July 2024. 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 +28 79 £52,500 -8.70% 10
UK excluding London -43 65 £48,750 +8.33% 9
Midlands -8 27 £47,500 -13.64% 2
Work from Home +53 20 £52,500 -6.25% 3
London +59 18 £65,000 -2.99% 2
North of England +24 18 £51,364 +8.13% 2
East Midlands -18 14 £43,750 +12.90% 1
West Midlands -5 13 £55,000 -18.52% 1
North West -1 9 £51,364 +7.01% 1
Yorkshire +50 7 £37,000 -10.84%
South East -10 6 £43,750 -23.91% 5
South West -11 5 £45,000 -
East of England -16 5 £57,500 +69.12%
Scotland -38 3 £62,500 -
North East - 2 £45,250 - 1
Isle of Man - 1 £50,000 -

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 13 (15.29%) Microsoft Exchange
2 11 (12.94%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.53%) IIS
4 1 (1.18%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 57 (67.06%) Azure
2 40 (47.06%) Microsoft 365
3 12 (14.12%) AWS
4 10 (11.76%) Entra ID
5 6 (7.06%) GCP
6 5 (5.88%) Nutanix
7 4 (4.71%) Azure Stack
8 2 (2.35%) IaaS
8 2 (2.35%) WhatsApp
9 1 (1.18%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 1 (1.18%) Azure Storage
9 1 (1.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (31.76%) SAN
2 21 (24.71%) Firewall
2 21 (24.71%) LAN
3 20 (23.53%) DHCP
3 20 (23.53%) DNS
4 16 (18.82%) WAN
5 13 (15.29%) VPN
6 12 (14.12%) Network Security
7 11 (12.94%) NAS
8 8 (9.41%) NetScaler
9 7 (8.24%) SD-WAN
9 7 (8.24%) TCP/IP
10 6 (7.06%) NGFW
11 5 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (5.88%) SSL
11 5 (5.88%) VLAN
11 5 (5.88%) WLAN
12 4 (4.71%) Intranet
12 4 (4.71%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (4.71%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.71%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.53%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (3.53%) MySQL
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.18%) JIRA
General
1 29 (34.12%) Social Skills
2 11 (12.94%) Finance
3 8 (9.41%) Manufacturing
4 5 (5.88%) Aerospace
4 5 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.88%) Documentation Skills
4 5 (5.88%) Legal
4 5 (5.88%) Public Sector
5 4 (4.71%) Law
6 3 (3.53%) Billing
7 1 (1.18%) Back Office
7 1 (1.18%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 1 (1.18%) Military
7 1 (1.18%) Presentation Skills
7 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (32.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (21.18%) IT Engineer
3 14 (16.47%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (12.94%) Senior
5 8 (9.41%) Architect
6 6 (7.06%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (7.06%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) Analyst
7 5 (5.88%) Lead
7 5 (5.88%) Network Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) Senior Support Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) Support Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 4 (4.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Network Security Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Security Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Senior Technical Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Senior Technical Support
8 4 (4.71%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.71%) ARM Templates
2 3 (3.53%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (1.18%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 23 (27.06%) Data Centre
2 9 (10.59%) Private Cloud
3 8 (9.41%) Replication
4 7 (8.24%) Management Information System
5 6 (7.06%) Public Cloud
6 5 (5.88%) Security Posture
7 4 (4.71%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (3.53%) Clustering
8 3 (3.53%) PKI
8 3 (3.53%) Raspberry Pi
9 2 (2.35%) EPoS
9 2 (2.35%) Onboarding
9 2 (2.35%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (1.18%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 61 (71.76%) Windows
2 37 (43.53%) Linux
3 35 (41.18%) Windows Server
4 14 (16.47%) Windows Server 2016
5 13 (15.29%) Windows Server 2019
6 10 (11.76%) Windows 10
7 8 (9.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (7.06%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (4.71%) Android
9 4 (4.71%) Ubuntu
10 3 (3.53%) Debian
10 3 (3.53%) Mac OS
10 3 (3.53%) SUSE
10 3 (3.53%) Unix
11 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (1.18%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (38.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 26 (30.59%) ITIL
2 26 (30.59%) Project Delivery
3 18 (21.18%) Disaster Recovery
4 16 (18.82%) Proactive Monitoring
5 14 (16.47%) Cybersecurity
5 14 (16.47%) Problem-Solving
6 12 (14.12%) Agile
7 9 (10.59%) Roadmaps
7 9 (10.59%) Service Delivery
8 8 (9.41%) Computer Science
8 8 (9.41%) Incident Management
8 8 (9.41%) Mentoring
8 8 (9.41%) Service Management
9 7 (8.24%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (8.24%) Project Management
9 7 (8.24%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (7.06%) Change Management
10 6 (7.06%) Migration
11 5 (5.88%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 19 (22.35%) SQL
2 12 (14.12%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.18%) Bash
3 1 (1.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 49 (57.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (50.59%) Cisco Certification
3 35 (41.18%) CCNA
4 29 (34.12%) MCSE
5 24 (28.24%) Degree
6 21 (24.71%) MCSA
7 18 (21.18%) CCNP
8 17 (20.00%) Security Cleared
9 16 (18.82%) Citrix Certification
10 12 (14.12%) SC Cleared
11 8 (9.41%) Azure Certification
11 8 (9.41%) DV Cleared
12 5 (5.88%) CCA
12 5 (5.88%) JNCIA
12 5 (5.88%) RHCSA
12 5 (5.88%) VCAP
13 4 (4.71%) CESG Certified Professional
13 4 (4.71%) MCITP
14 3 (3.53%) Computer Science Degree
14 3 (3.53%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (5.88%) QA
2 3 (3.53%) SLA
3 2 (2.35%) GDPR
3 2 (2.35%) PMO
4 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (1.18%) NIST
System Software
1 75 (88.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (54.12%) Active Directory
3 26 (30.59%) Hyper-V
4 23 (27.06%) vSphere
5 15 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (12.94%) XenDesktop
7 6 (7.06%) Firmware
7 6 (7.06%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (4.71%) vCloud
8 4 (4.71%) VMware NSX
8 4 (4.71%) XenApp
9 3 (3.53%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (3.53%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (1.18%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (11.76%) vCenter Server
2 5 (5.88%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 5 (5.88%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (3.53%) SCOM
3 3 (3.53%) WSUS
4 2 (2.35%) Ansible
4 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (2.35%) SCCM
4 2 (2.35%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (2.35%) vRealize
4 2 (2.35%) VxRail
5 1 (1.18%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (1.18%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.18%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.18%) PowerCLI
5 1 (1.18%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.18%) Terraform
5 1 (1.18%) vRealize Orchestrator
5 1 (1.18%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 85 (100.00%) VMware
2 67 (78.82%) Microsoft
3 25 (29.41%) Citrix
4 24 (28.24%) Cisco
5 22 (25.88%) Veeam
6 11 (12.94%) Palo Alto
6 11 (12.94%) Red Hat
7 10 (11.76%) HP
8 9 (10.59%) SolarWinds
9 8 (9.41%) Dell
9 8 (9.41%) EMC
10 7 (8.24%) Fortinet
11 6 (7.06%) Nimble Storage
11 6 (7.06%) ServiceNow
12 5 (5.88%) Commvault
12 5 (5.88%) LogicMonitor
13 4 (4.71%) F5
13 4 (4.71%) Google
13 4 (4.71%) Zerto
14 3 (3.53%) Fujitsu