The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 105 120 114
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -6
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 15 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.81% 0.21% 0.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.13% 0.98% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 14
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +75.43%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Qualifications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
479 408 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 25.96% 21.15% 25.43%
Number of salaries quoted 324 304 400
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £21,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
North West

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -13 9 £37,500 -25.00%
Wilmslow - 2 £32,500 -
Chester - 1 - -
Sandbach - 1 £26,500 - 1
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
North West

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 20 (100.00%) VMware
1 20 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (90.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
4 16 (80.00%) MCSE
5 13 (65.00%) Windows
5 13 (65.00%) MCP
6 12 (60.00%) Finance
7 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (45.00%) MS Exchange
8 9 (45.00%) MCITP
9 8 (40.00%) LAN
9 8 (40.00%) WAN
10 7 (35.00%) ITIL
10 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (30.00%) MCSA
11 6 (30.00%) CCNP
11 6 (30.00%) Windows XP
11 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (25.00%) Firmware
12 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (25.00%) Back Office
12 5 (25.00%) Citrix
12 5 (25.00%) CCNA
12 5 (25.00%) SLA

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 9 (45.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (15.00%) IIS
4 3 (15.00%) Apache
5 1 (5.00%) IBM Notes
5 1 (5.00%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) LAN
1 8 (40.00%) WAN
2 5 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (15.00%) Firewall
3 3 (15.00%) SAN
3 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (15.00%) VPN
3 3 (15.00%) DNS
4 1 (5.00%) Network Security
4 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 12 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 5 (25.00%) Administrator
2 5 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
3 3 (15.00%) Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Architect
5 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Data Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Firmware
1 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (5.00%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (30.00%) Windows XP
5 5 (25.00%) UNIX
5 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (15.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (5.00%) MOF
3 1 (5.00%) Project Management
3 1 (5.00%) Data Management
3 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (5.00%) Migration
3 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (90.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (80.00%) MCSE
3 13 (65.00%) MCP
4 9 (45.00%) MCITP
5 6 (30.00%) MCSA
5 6 (30.00%) CCNP
5 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (25.00%) CCNA
7 4 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (20.00%) MCTS
8 3 (15.00%) CCA
9 2 (10.00%) NCIE
10 1 (5.00%) NCDA
10 1 (5.00%) VCAP
10 1 (5.00%) CCEE
10 1 (5.00%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (25.00%) vSphere
4 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.00%) XenApp
5 1 (5.00%) XenServer
5 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
1 1 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) Citrix
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (10.00%) NetApp
5 1 (5.00%) Symantec
5 1 (5.00%) Lotus
5 1 (5.00%) CommVault
5 1 (5.00%) EMC
5 1 (5.00%) 3PAR
Cheshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Sandbach, Cheshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £24000 - £29000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago