The table below looks at the statistics for VCP4 in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCP4 over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional 4 (VCP4)
Rank - - 190
Permanent jobs citing VCP4 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - - 0.025%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £50,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-7.00% +28.20%
VCP4
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 Manchester region.

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1103 967 1043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 29.26% 24.36% 25.80%
Number of salaries quoted 889 805 880
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VCP4
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VCP4 across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VCP4 Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

VCP4
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VCP4 across the Manchester region.

VCP4 Salary Trend in Manchester

VCP4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing VCP4 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 VCP4.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VCP5
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) IaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) MCSD
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) VCDX
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) PaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage

VCP4
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing VCP4 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 VCP4. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
1 1 (50.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Virtualisation Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) VCP5
2 1 (50.00%) MCSD
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) CCA
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) VCDX
2 1 (50.00%) NCDA
2 1 (50.00%) NCIE
2 1 (50.00%) VCAP
2 1 (50.00%) CCEE
2 1 (50.00%) CCAA
2 1 (50.00%) CCIA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) vCloud
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) ISA Server
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft