The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Certified Professional (VCP) over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 120 109 112
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 3 6 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.15% 0.38% 1.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.65% 1.42% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 25
Average salary £41,250 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £37,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £50,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +10.46%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Qualifications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
464 423 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.72% 27.05% 28.67%
Number of salaries quoted 361 337 477
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £58,300
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Cheshire region.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in Cheshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wilmslow - 2 £40,000 - 2
Warrington -16 1 £42,500 -2.29%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
North West

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 11 (84.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (69.23%) MCSE
5 7 (53.85%) LAN
5 7 (53.85%) WAN
5 7 (53.85%) Windows
5 7 (53.85%) CCNP
5 7 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (46.15%) CCNA
6 6 (46.15%) MCP
7 5 (38.46%) Cisco
7 5 (38.46%) Citrix
7 5 (38.46%) MCITP
7 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (38.46%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (38.46%) Finance
7 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
8 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (30.77%) MCTS
8 4 (30.77%) Back Office
8 4 (30.77%) SLA
8 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
8 4 (30.77%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (30.77%) Firmware
8 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
8 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
8 4 (30.77%) UNIX
9 3 (23.08%) MS Office

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Certified Professional (VCP). Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (15.38%) Lync
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.69%) IIS
3 1 (7.69%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 3 (23.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) LAN
1 7 (53.85%) WAN
2 5 (38.46%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (23.08%) SAN
3 3 (23.08%) VPN
4 2 (15.38%) DNS
4 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 2 (15.38%) Firewall
5 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
5 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (30.77%) Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Implementation Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Celerra
3 1 (7.69%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) UNIX
3 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
1 1 (7.69%) VB
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (69.23%) MCSE
3 7 (53.85%) CCNP
3 7 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (46.15%) CCNA
4 6 (46.15%) MCP
5 5 (38.46%) MCITP
6 4 (30.77%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (30.77%) MCTS
7 3 (23.08%) CCA
8 1 (7.69%) HP AIS
8 1 (7.69%) HP MASE
8 1 (7.69%) VCDX
8 1 (7.69%) NCDA
8 1 (7.69%) NCIE
8 1 (7.69%) VCAP
8 1 (7.69%) CCEE
8 1 (7.69%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
3 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 4 (30.77%) Firmware
4 3 (23.08%) vSphere
4 3 (23.08%) VMware ESX
5 2 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
6 1 (7.69%) XenApp
6 1 (7.69%) XenServer
6 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco
3 5 (38.46%) Citrix
4 2 (15.38%) HP
4 2 (15.38%) EMC
5 1 (7.69%) SAP
5 1 (7.69%) NETGEAR
5 1 (7.69%) Veeam
5 1 (7.69%) Dell
5 1 (7.69%) IBM
5 1 (7.69%) Avaya
5 1 (7.69%) NetApp
5 1 (7.69%) Lotus
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago