The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire 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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 62 - 44
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 1 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.18% - 3.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.81% - 16.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 15
Average salary £40,000 - £27,500
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 Lancashire region.

Qualifications Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
123 70 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 22.74% 14.71% 20.16%
Number of salaries quoted 98 64 92
Average salary £36,250 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.60% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £19,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £45,000 £45,000
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 Lancashire

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in Lancashire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) NCDA
2 1 (50.00%) NCIE
2 1 (50.00%) FlexPod
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Data Security

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Data Security
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) NCDA
1 1 (50.00%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp