The first table below looks at the demand for VCP5 in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCP5 over the 3 months to 31 July 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 Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank 180 182 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.025% 0.024% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% 0.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £33,000 £46,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.26% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-13.97% +3.33%
Qualifications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
938 966 910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.27% 23.65% 23.96%
Number of salaries quoted 740 836 742
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
VCP5
North West

VCP5
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VCP5 across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VCP5 Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

VCP5
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VCP5 across the Manchester region.

VCP5 Salary Trend in Manchester

VCP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing VCP5 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 VCP5.

1 6 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) NetApp
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) NCIE
3 4 (66.67%) FlexPod
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (16.67%) VCP4
5 1 (16.67%) XenApp
5 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
5 1 (16.67%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
5 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) NFS
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) CCNA
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) HP

VCP5
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing VCP5 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 VCP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Architect
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) FlexPod Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Architect
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Specialist
4 1 (16.67%) Virtualisation Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Senior VMware Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (66.67%) NCIE
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (16.67%) VCP4
4 1 (16.67%) CCNA
4 1 (16.67%) CCA
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (16.67%) CCEA
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (16.67%) MCTS
4 1 (16.67%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) XenApp
3 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (16.67%) NFS
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) NetApp
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix