The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 173 155 159
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +4
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 6 28 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.17% 0.84% 0.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.70% 3.47% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 6 23 28
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +23.07%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
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 Manchester region.

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
856 807 876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 24.53% 24.34% 22.34%
Number of salaries quoted 736 679 704
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,140 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in Manchester

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 33 (100.00%) VMware
2 26 (78.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (63.64%) Windows
3 21 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 21 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (57.58%) MCSE
5 17 (51.52%) ITIL
5 17 (51.52%) Citrix
5 17 (51.52%) Active Directory
5 17 (51.52%) NetApp
6 15 (45.45%) MCTS
6 15 (45.45%) Hyper-V
6 15 (45.45%) Windows Server
7 14 (42.42%) MCITP
8 13 (39.39%) vSphere
9 12 (36.36%) HP
9 12 (36.36%) Cisco
9 12 (36.36%) CCA
9 12 (36.36%) Citrix Certification
10 11 (33.33%) CCNA
10 11 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (33.33%) LAN
11 10 (30.30%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (30.30%) Symantec
11 10 (30.30%) Network Security
12 9 (27.27%) XenServer
12 9 (27.27%) MCSA
12 9 (27.27%) MCP
13 8 (24.24%) DHCP
13 8 (24.24%) DNS

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (21.21%) MS Exchange
2 6 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (18.18%) Skype for Business
3 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
3 5 (15.15%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (33.33%) LAN
2 10 (30.30%) Network Security
3 8 (24.24%) DHCP
3 8 (24.24%) DNS
4 6 (18.18%) WAN
5 5 (15.15%) VLAN
6 3 (9.09%) NetScaler
7 2 (6.06%) SAN
7 2 (6.06%) VoIP
8 1 (3.03%) NAS
8 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (15.15%) Back Office
2 3 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) IT Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) Storage Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 7 (21.21%) Storage Specialist
3 7 (21.21%) Support Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Support
4 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Network Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Senior Support Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Consultant
5 4 (12.12%) NetApp Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) VMware Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (9.09%) Citrix Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.06%) Public Cloud
2 2 (6.06%) Replication
3 1 (3.03%) FlexPod
3 1 (3.03%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 21 (63.64%) Windows
2 15 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 7 (21.21%) Data ONTAP
3 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (15.15%) AIX
5 5 (15.15%) CentOS
5 5 (15.15%) Linux
5 5 (15.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) ITIL
2 6 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (15.15%) ITIL V2
3 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
3 5 (15.15%) Migration
3 5 (15.15%) Patch Management
3 5 (15.15%) Server Virtualisation
3 5 (15.15%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 4 (12.12%) Data Management
4 4 (12.12%) Use Case
5 3 (9.09%) Change Management
5 3 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (6.06%) Change Control
6 2 (6.06%) Presales
6 2 (6.06%) Process Improvement
6 2 (6.06%) Project Management
6 2 (6.06%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity
7 1 (3.03%) Line Management
7 1 (3.03%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) C
1 5 (15.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (57.58%) MCSE
3 15 (45.45%) MCTS
4 14 (42.42%) MCITP
5 12 (36.36%) CCA
5 12 (36.36%) Citrix Certification
6 11 (33.33%) CCNA
6 11 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (30.30%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (27.27%) MCP
8 9 (27.27%) MCSA
9 7 (21.21%) NCDA
10 5 (15.15%) A+ Certification
10 5 (15.15%) CCNP
10 5 (15.15%) CISSP
10 5 (15.15%) HP ASE
10 5 (15.15%) Network+ Certification
10 5 (15.15%) RHCE
10 5 (15.15%) Security+ Certification
10 5 (15.15%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (78.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (51.52%) Active Directory
3 15 (45.45%) Hyper-V
4 13 (39.39%) vSphere
5 9 (27.27%) XenServer
6 4 (12.12%) vCloud
7 3 (9.09%) XenApp
7 3 (9.09%) XenDesktop
8 1 (3.03%) Terminal Services
8 1 (3.03%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) Backup Exec
1 5 (15.15%) HP SIM
1 5 (15.15%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (15.15%) WSUS
2 4 (12.12%) vRealize
3 3 (9.09%) XenMobile
4 1 (3.03%) SnapMirror
4 1 (3.03%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 17 (51.52%) Citrix
3 17 (51.52%) NetApp
4 12 (36.36%) Cisco
4 12 (36.36%) HP
5 10 (30.30%) Symantec
6 6 (18.18%) Veeam
7 5 (15.15%) Dell
7 5 (15.15%) GFI Software
7 5 (15.15%) IBM
7 5 (15.15%) ProCurve
7 5 (15.15%) Red Hat
7 5 (15.15%) SolarWinds
7 5 (15.15%) Sophos
8 1 (3.03%) SAP
8 1 (3.03%) Sun
8 1 (3.03%) WatchGuard