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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 117 122 111
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 7 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.41% 0.17% 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.78% 0.66% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 6
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £38,500 £81,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.38% -6.66%
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
394 452 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 22.91% 25.08% 23.96%
Number of salaries quoted 290 323 327
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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)
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Histogram 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 31 July 2015. 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
Knutsford - 4 £37,500 -
Warrington - 2 £41,000 - 1
Macclesfield - 1 £35,000 -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
North West

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) MCSE
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 10 (90.91%) Citrix
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (81.82%) ITIL
4 8 (72.73%) HP
4 8 (72.73%) SQL
5 7 (63.64%) Migration
5 7 (63.64%) LAN
6 6 (54.55%) WAN
6 6 (54.55%) DNS
6 6 (54.55%) SAN
6 6 (54.55%) Problem Management
6 6 (54.55%) SCCM
6 6 (54.55%) ProCurve
6 6 (54.55%) vSphere
7 5 (45.45%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (45.45%) iSCSI
7 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (45.45%) vCloud
7 5 (45.45%) Patch Management
7 5 (45.45%) EMC VNX
7 5 (45.45%) Strategic Planning
7 5 (45.45%) Project Planning
7 5 (45.45%) Degree
7 5 (45.45%) WSUS
7 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
7 5 (45.45%) Backup Exec

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
1 2 (18.18%) Lync
1 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
1 1 (9.09%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) LAN
2 6 (54.55%) WAN
2 6 (54.55%) DNS
2 6 (54.55%) SAN
3 5 (45.45%) DHCP
3 5 (45.45%) iSCSI
4 2 (18.18%) Network Security
5 1 (9.09%) Internet
General
1 2 (18.18%) Back Office
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) IT Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) EMC VNX
2 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
2 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows XP
3 2 (18.18%) AIX
3 2 (18.18%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) CentOS
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) ITIL
2 7 (63.64%) Migration
3 6 (54.55%) Problem Management
4 5 (45.45%) Patch Management
4 5 (45.45%) Strategic Planning
4 5 (45.45%) Project Planning
4 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
5 2 (18.18%) ERP
5 2 (18.18%) Network Design
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL V2
6 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 1 (9.09%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) MCSE
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (45.45%) Degree
3 4 (36.36%) CCNA
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (36.36%) MCITP
4 2 (18.18%) CISSP
4 2 (18.18%) CCNP
4 2 (18.18%) HP ASE
4 2 (18.18%) Security+ Certification
4 2 (18.18%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (18.18%) RHCE
4 2 (18.18%) A+ Certification
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (9.09%) MCSD
5 1 (9.09%) MCSA
5 1 (9.09%) CCA
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) vSphere
2 5 (45.45%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (45.45%) vCloud
2 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
4 1 (9.09%) Terminal Services
4 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 1 (9.09%) XenApp
4 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) SCCM
2 5 (45.45%) Backup Exec
2 5 (45.45%) WSUS
3 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) Citrix
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
3 8 (72.73%) HP
4 6 (54.55%) ProCurve
5 5 (45.45%) EMC
5 5 (45.45%) Symantec
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco
7 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
8 1 (9.09%) Veeam
8 1 (9.09%) IBM
Runcorn, Cheshire
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Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare etc.
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Chester
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago