The first table below looks at the demand for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool 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 17 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 Liverpool region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 56 49 68
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +19
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 7 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.20% 0.54% 1.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.07% 1.90% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 5
Average salary £58,750 £36,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.19% -48.57%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Qualifications Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
138 105 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 23.67% 28.53% 34.89%
Number of salaries quoted 110 91 128
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,052 £67,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
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VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in Liverpool

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Histogram in Liverpool

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (94.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (77.78%) vSphere
4 13 (72.22%) Citrix
5 10 (55.56%) Citrix Certification
5 10 (55.56%) NetApp
5 10 (55.56%) XenApp
5 10 (55.56%) XenDesktop
5 10 (55.56%) CCEE
6 9 (50.00%) CCIA
7 8 (44.44%) NCIE
7 8 (44.44%) XenServer
7 8 (44.44%) MCITP
7 8 (44.44%) EMC
7 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (44.44%) HP
7 8 (44.44%) Cisco
8 7 (38.89%) NetScaler
8 7 (38.89%) NCDA
9 6 (33.33%) CCEA
9 6 (33.33%) CCA
9 6 (33.33%) Hyper-V
10 5 (27.78%) Dell
10 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
10 5 (27.78%) IBM
10 5 (27.78%) FlexPod
10 5 (27.78%) VCAP
11 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
11 4 (22.22%) Windows
11 4 (22.22%) Load Balancing

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) NetScaler
2 3 (16.67%) SAN
2 3 (16.67%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Consultant
2 8 (44.44%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 4 (22.22%) VMware Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Virtualisation Specialist
5 2 (11.11%) Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Sales Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Implementation Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Citrix Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
6 1 (5.56%) VMware Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) FlexPod Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Cloud Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) VMware Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) Virtualisation Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) FlexPod
2 2 (11.11%) Celerra
2 2 (11.11%) EqualLogic
3 1 (5.56%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Load Balancing
2 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
2 1 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL
2 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
2 1 (5.56%) PRINCE
2 1 (5.56%) MOF
2 1 (5.56%) Data Management
2 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Citrix Certification
1 10 (55.56%) CCEE
2 9 (50.00%) CCIA
3 8 (44.44%) NCIE
3 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (44.44%) MCITP
4 7 (38.89%) NCDA
5 6 (33.33%) CCA
5 6 (33.33%) CCEA
6 5 (27.78%) VCAP
7 3 (16.67%) CCAA
7 3 (16.67%) MCTS
8 2 (11.11%) HP AIS
8 2 (11.11%) MCSE
8 2 (11.11%) HP MASE
8 2 (11.11%) VCDX
8 2 (11.11%) VCP5
9 1 (5.56%) VTSP
9 1 (5.56%) CCSP
9 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 17 (94.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (77.78%) vSphere
3 10 (55.56%) XenApp
3 10 (55.56%) XenDesktop
4 8 (44.44%) XenServer
5 6 (33.33%) Hyper-V
6 3 (16.67%) VMware ESX
7 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (11.11%) vCloud
8 1 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) SCCM
1 2 (11.11%) SCOM
2 1 (5.56%) SCVMM
2 1 (5.56%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (72.22%) Citrix
3 10 (55.56%) NetApp
4 8 (44.44%) EMC
4 8 (44.44%) Cisco
4 8 (44.44%) HP
5 5 (27.78%) Dell
5 5 (27.78%) IBM
6 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 3 (16.67%) Veeam
8 2 (11.11%) CommVault
9 1 (5.56%) Juniper
9 1 (5.56%) 3PAR
9 1 (5.56%) DataCore
9 1 (5.56%) FalconStor
9 1 (5.56%) AppSense
9 1 (5.56%) Blue Coat
9 1 (5.56%) PlateSpin
9 1 (5.56%) Symantec