The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank 190 177 195
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +18
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 3 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.071% 0.053% 0.023%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.28% 0.22% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £60,750 £46,250 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.35% +18.58%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-8.10% -11.90%
VCP5
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
1061 904 1139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 25.12% 24.02% 26.13%
Number of salaries quoted 903 811 983
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VCP5 across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

VCP5 Salary Histogram in Manchester

VCP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 December 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%) VCP4
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) NetApp
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (66.67%) MCITP
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (66.67%) CCA
3 4 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 4 (66.67%) XenDesktop
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) NFS
4 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (50.00%) XenApp
4 3 (50.00%) HP
4 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (50.00%) LAN
4 3 (50.00%) WAN
4 3 (50.00%) DHCP
4 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (50.00%) CCEA
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification

VCP5
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
1 1 (16.67%) PaaS
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Storage Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Virtualisation Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
2 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) VCP4
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (66.67%) MCITP
3 4 (66.67%) CCA
3 4 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (50.00%) CCNA
4 3 (50.00%) CCEA
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (50.00%) MCTS
5 2 (33.33%) NCDA
5 2 (33.33%) NCIE
6 1 (16.67%) VCAP
6 1 (16.67%) CCEE
6 1 (16.67%) CCAA
6 1 (16.67%) CCIA
6 1 (16.67%) VCDX
6 1 (16.67%) MCSD
6 1 (16.67%) MCSE
6 1 (16.67%) MCSA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) XenDesktop
3 3 (50.00%) XenApp
3 3 (50.00%) NFS
4 1 (16.67%) ISA Server
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (16.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Citrix
1 5 (83.33%) NetApp
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) HP
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Home Working / MS Certs
Posted: 19 days ago