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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
18 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 726 600 288
Rank change year-on-year -126 -312 +44
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 137 66 10
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.18% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.87% 0.85% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 76 39 10
10th Percentile £35,841 £42,250 £47,500
25th Percentile £50,000 £44,375 £62,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £63,000 £55,000 £66,250
Median % change year-on-year +14.55% -16.98% +26.19%
75th Percentile £75,000 £61,563 £72,500
90th Percentile £76,875 £76,500 £74,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% +10.53% +2.15%

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 WFH option and a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 15,827 7,783 1,409
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 21.26% 18.83% 15.97%
Number of salaries quoted 8,369 5,148 1,122
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,000 £40,598
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +1.85% -6.09%
75th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) trend for jobs with a WFH option

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) over the 6 months to 18 August 2022.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 18 August 2022, VMware Certified Professional (VCP) job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 137 (100.00%) VMware
2 89 (64.96%) Microsoft
3 64 (46.72%) vSphere
4 62 (45.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 59 (43.07%) Windows
6 54 (39.42%) Azure
7 50 (36.50%) Windows Server
8 47 (34.31%) Data Centre
9 45 (32.85%) Active Directory
10 44 (32.12%) vCenter Server
11 41 (29.93%) Dell
11 41 (29.93%) Microsoft 365
12 40 (29.20%) AWS
13 38 (27.74%) Microsoft Certification
14 35 (25.55%) VMware NSX
15 34 (24.82%) Problem-Solving
15 34 (24.82%) Cisco
16 31 (22.63%) Linux
16 31 (22.63%) Social Skills
17 30 (21.90%) MCSE
18 29 (21.17%) Analytical Skills
19 28 (20.44%) Firewall
20 27 (19.71%) HP
21 26 (18.98%) ITIL
21 26 (18.98%) Agile
21 26 (18.98%) Cybersecurity
22 25 (18.25%) PowerShell
22 25 (18.25%) vRealize
22 25 (18.25%) Azure Certification
23 24 (17.52%) Service Management

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 14 (10.22%) MS Exchange
2 8 (5.84%) Confluence
3 7 (5.11%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.73%) JBoss
6 1 (0.73%) Site Server
Applications
1 16 (11.68%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.92%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 54 (39.42%) Azure
2 41 (29.93%) Microsoft 365
3 40 (29.20%) AWS
4 18 (13.14%) Azure Active Directory
5 9 (6.57%) GCP
6 6 (4.38%) IaaS
7 5 (3.65%) OpenShift
8 4 (2.92%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (1.46%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (1.46%) Azure Key Vault
9 2 (1.46%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (1.46%) PaaS
9 2 (1.46%) Power Platform
9 2 (1.46%) SaaS
10 1 (0.73%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.73%) Azure AKS
10 1 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.73%) Google Kubernetes Engine
10 1 (0.73%) Google Workspace
10 1 (0.73%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 28 (20.44%) Firewall
2 24 (17.52%) DNS
3 23 (16.79%) SAN
4 17 (12.41%) TCP/IP
5 15 (10.95%) DHCP
6 8 (5.84%) BGP
6 8 (5.84%) Cisco IOS
6 8 (5.84%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (5.84%) DMVPN
6 8 (5.84%) OSPF
6 8 (5.84%) VSAN
6 8 (5.84%) VXLAN
7 6 (4.38%) Fibre Channel
7 6 (4.38%) VPN
8 5 (3.65%) MPLS
8 5 (3.65%) Network Security
8 5 (3.65%) WAN
9 4 (2.92%) IPsec
9 4 (2.92%) SSL
9 4 (2.92%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.87%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.73%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.73%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 8 (5.84%) JIRA
1 8 (5.84%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (2.19%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.19%) Jenkins
General
1 31 (22.63%) Social Skills
2 29 (21.17%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (15.33%) Finance
4 20 (14.60%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 18 (13.14%) Public Sector
6 11 (8.03%) Pharmaceutical
7 10 (7.30%) Local Government
8 9 (6.57%) Organisational Skills
9 8 (5.84%) Police
10 6 (4.38%) Marketing
11 2 (1.46%) Documentation Skills
11 2 (1.46%) Retail
12 1 (0.73%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 40 (29.20%) Architect
2 38 (27.74%) Consultant
3 36 (26.28%) VMware Consultant
4 24 (17.52%) Solutions Architect
5 22 (16.06%) Presales Solution Architect
6 20 (14.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 15 (10.95%) Senior Consultant
7 15 (10.95%) Senior VMware Consultant
7 15 (10.95%) Technical Consultant
8 14 (10.22%) IT Consultant
9 13 (9.49%) VMware Technical Consultant
10 12 (8.76%) Network Engineer
11 10 (7.30%) Senior IT Consultant
12 9 (6.57%) VMware Architect
13 8 (5.84%) Analyst
14 7 (5.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 7 (5.11%) Cloud Architect
14 7 (5.11%) Cloud Engineer
14 7 (5.11%) Data Centre Consultant
15 6 (4.38%) Linux Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.84%) Spine.js
2 3 (2.19%) YAML
3 1 (0.73%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 47 (34.31%) Data Centre
2 18 (13.14%) Public Cloud
3 14 (10.22%) Cyberattack
4 12 (8.76%) Clustering
4 12 (8.76%) Cyber Defence
5 9 (6.57%) Enterprise Storage
5 9 (6.57%) Hybrid Cloud
6 8 (5.84%) Spread Betting
6 8 (5.84%) User Experience
7 7 (5.11%) Biotechnology
7 7 (5.11%) EMC VMAX
7 7 (5.11%) Replication
8 5 (3.65%) Cloud Native
8 5 (3.65%) Driving Licence
8 5 (3.65%) Management Information System
9 4 (2.92%) EMC VNX
10 3 (2.19%) Team-Oriented Environment
10 3 (2.19%) Virtual Team
11 2 (1.46%) Legacy Systems
11 2 (1.46%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 59 (43.07%) Windows
2 50 (36.50%) Windows Server
3 31 (22.63%) Linux
4 22 (16.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (13.14%) Windows 10
6 11 (8.03%) Windows Server 2016
7 9 (6.57%) Mac OS
7 9 (6.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (5.84%) CentOS
9 5 (3.65%) Debian
9 5 (3.65%) Windows 7
10 4 (2.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (2.92%) SUSE
10 4 (2.92%) Ubuntu
10 4 (2.92%) Unix
11 3 (2.19%) Windows Server 2019
12 2 (1.46%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.73%) AIX
13 1 (0.73%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (24.82%) Problem-Solving
2 26 (18.98%) Agile
2 26 (18.98%) Cybersecurity
2 26 (18.98%) ITIL
3 24 (17.52%) Service Management
4 23 (16.79%) Presales
5 22 (16.06%) CRM
5 22 (16.06%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 22 (16.06%) Project Delivery
5 22 (16.06%) Software Licensing
6 18 (13.14%) Change Management
6 18 (13.14%) Migration
7 15 (10.95%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 15 (10.95%) Threat Intelligence
8 14 (10.22%) Computer Science
8 14 (10.22%) Identity Management
9 13 (9.49%) Problem Management
10 12 (8.76%) Project Management
11 11 (8.03%) DevOps
11 11 (8.03%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 25 (18.25%) PowerShell
2 13 (9.49%) SQL
3 5 (3.65%) Python
4 2 (1.46%) Bash
Qualifications
1 38 (27.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (21.90%) MCSE
3 25 (18.25%) Azure Certification
4 24 (17.52%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (17.52%) MCSA
5 23 (16.79%) AWS Certification
6 22 (16.06%) HP ASE
6 22 (16.06%) HP MASE
6 22 (16.06%) HPE ATP
6 22 (16.06%) Security Cleared
7 18 (13.14%) Degree
8 15 (10.95%) CCNP
9 12 (8.76%) CCNA
10 10 (7.30%) SC Cleared
11 8 (5.84%) Chartered Engineer
12 5 (3.65%) AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
12 5 (3.65%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
12 5 (3.65%) NCDA
12 5 (3.65%) VCAP
13 4 (2.92%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.92%) GxP
3 3 (2.19%) NIST
4 2 (1.46%) GDPR
5 1 (0.73%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.73%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (0.73%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.73%) NCSC
5 1 (0.73%) SLA
System Software
1 64 (46.72%) vSphere
2 62 (45.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (32.85%) Active Directory
4 35 (25.55%) VMware NSX
5 20 (14.60%) VMware ESXi
6 17 (12.41%) Hyper-V
7 11 (8.03%) XenApp
8 10 (7.30%) XenDesktop
9 5 (3.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 5 (3.65%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (2.92%) Terminal Services
11 3 (2.19%) Virtual Desktop
12 2 (1.46%) Docker
12 2 (1.46%) Firmware
13 1 (0.73%) Citrix Hypervisor
Systems Management
1 44 (32.12%) vCenter Server
2 25 (18.25%) vRealize
3 21 (15.33%) Ansible
4 14 (10.22%) SCCM
4 14 (10.22%) Terraform
5 11 (8.03%) Puppet
6 8 (5.84%) Microsoft Clustering
7 6 (4.38%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 6 (4.38%) Kubernetes
7 6 (4.38%) WSUS
8 5 (3.65%) Single Sign-On
9 4 (2.92%) SCOM
9 4 (2.92%) SCOrch
9 4 (2.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 3 (2.19%) Opscode Chef
11 2 (1.46%) DatAdvantage
11 2 (1.46%) QRadar
11 2 (1.46%) Stealthwatch
12 1 (0.73%) Grafana
12 1 (0.73%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 137 (100.00%) VMware
2 89 (64.96%) Microsoft
3 41 (29.93%) Dell
4 34 (24.82%) Cisco
5 27 (19.71%) HP
6 24 (17.52%) Apple
7 22 (16.06%) Adobe
8 21 (15.33%) Red Hat
9 20 (14.60%) Citrix
10 13 (9.49%) Nimble Storage
11 12 (8.76%) EMC
11 12 (8.76%) Veeam
12 11 (8.03%) NetApp
13 8 (5.84%) Atlassian
14 7 (5.11%) Civica
15 5 (3.65%) 3PAR
16 4 (2.92%) Brocade
16 4 (2.92%) CheckPoint
16 4 (2.92%) Ivanti
16 4 (2.92%) Rackspace