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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 148 160 181
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +21
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 24 29 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.73% 0.76% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.67% 3.43% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 22 28 5
Average salary £32,500 £33,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.25% -11.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
900 846 1060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 27.41% 22.17% 25.82%
Number of salaries quoted 726 676 913
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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)
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Histogram in Manchester

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton +10 1 £42,500 -
Wigan +5 1 £42,500 -
Rochdale -2 1 £27,500 -21.42%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
North West

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 72 (100.00%) VMware
2 52 (72.22%) NetApp
3 49 (68.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 47 (65.28%) Microsoft
4 47 (65.28%) Active Directory
5 46 (63.89%) Windows
6 43 (59.72%) Microsoft Certification
7 40 (55.56%) NCDA
8 38 (52.78%) Citrix
9 32 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
9 32 (44.44%) MS Exchange
10 31 (43.06%) Windows Server 2012
11 30 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
12 29 (40.28%) Cisco
13 26 (36.11%) vSphere
14 25 (34.72%) HP
15 22 (30.56%) SAN
16 21 (29.17%) LAN
16 21 (29.17%) WAN
16 21 (29.17%) NCIE
17 20 (27.78%) Hyper-V
17 20 (27.78%) DNS
18 19 (26.39%) SQL Server
18 19 (26.39%) Cisco Certification
18 19 (26.39%) Exchange Server 2010
19 18 (25.00%) VCAP
19 18 (25.00%) FlexPod
19 18 (25.00%) CCNA
19 18 (25.00%) MCTS
20 17 (23.61%) VLAN

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 32 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 19 (26.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (23.61%) Exchange Server 2003
4 15 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2007
5 14 (19.44%) IIS
6 11 (15.28%) SharePoint
7 9 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (6.94%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (4.17%) Apache
10 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2000
11 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (1.39%) Lync
11 1 (1.39%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 14 (19.44%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) IaaS
1 1 (1.39%) SaaS
1 1 (1.39%) PaaS
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (30.56%) SAN
2 21 (29.17%) LAN
2 21 (29.17%) WAN
3 20 (27.78%) DNS
4 17 (23.61%) VLAN
4 17 (23.61%) DHCP
5 10 (13.89%) Network Security
5 10 (13.89%) Firewall
6 7 (9.72%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (8.33%) NetScaler
7 6 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
7 6 (8.33%) iSCSI
8 5 (6.94%) FTP
8 5 (6.94%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (6.94%) NAS
9 2 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (1.39%) MPLS
10 1 (1.39%) Internet
10 1 (1.39%) ADSL
10 1 (1.39%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.39%) SQL Server
2 17 (23.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (5.56%) Oracle Database
5 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.39%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
1 1 (1.39%) Advertising
1 1 (1.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (20.83%) Support Engineer
2 12 (16.67%) Architect
3 11 (15.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (12.50%) Analyst
4 9 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 9 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
5 8 (11.11%) Technical Architect
6 7 (9.72%) Server Engineer
6 7 (9.72%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (8.33%) Service Analyst
7 6 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (8.33%) Windows Server Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) VMware Support Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (5.56%) Storage Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) Consultant
9 3 (4.17%) Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Implementation Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Technical Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.00%) FlexPod
2 6 (8.33%) Clustering
3 5 (6.94%) Life Science
4 3 (4.17%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.39%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.39%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.39%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 46 (63.89%) Windows
2 32 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 31 (43.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (20.83%) Windows 7
6 9 (12.50%) Windows 8
7 8 (11.11%) Linux
7 8 (11.11%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.78%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (2.78%) Solaris
8 2 (2.78%) UNIX
9 1 (1.39%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (19.44%) ITIL
2 11 (15.28%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (15.28%) Migration
3 7 (9.72%) Business Continuity
4 5 (6.94%) PRINCE2
4 5 (6.94%) Data Management
4 5 (6.94%) Mentoring
5 4 (5.56%) Coaching
5 4 (5.56%) ITIL V2
6 3 (4.17%) CRM
7 2 (2.78%) Network Architecture
7 2 (2.78%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (2.78%) Change Control
7 2 (2.78%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.39%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.39%) TOGAF
8 1 (1.39%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (1.39%) Data Security
8 1 (1.39%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (19.44%) C
2 10 (13.89%) PowerShell
2 10 (13.89%) SQL
3 3 (4.17%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 43 (59.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (55.56%) NCDA
3 21 (29.17%) NCIE
4 19 (26.39%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (25.00%) VCAP
5 18 (25.00%) CCNA
5 18 (25.00%) MCTS
6 17 (23.61%) MCSE
7 15 (20.83%) CCA
7 15 (20.83%) Citrix Certification
8 10 (13.89%) MCSA
9 9 (12.50%) MCITP
10 5 (6.94%) MCPD
10 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Certified Master
10 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Certified Architect
11 3 (4.17%) Degree
11 3 (4.17%) VCDX
12 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
12 2 (2.78%) CCEE
12 2 (2.78%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (68.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 47 (65.28%) Active Directory
3 26 (36.11%) vSphere
4 20 (27.78%) Hyper-V
5 13 (18.06%) XenDesktop
6 11 (15.28%) XenApp
7 8 (11.11%) XenServer
8 6 (8.33%) vCloud
8 6 (8.33%) Xen
8 6 (8.33%) NFS
9 3 (4.17%) VMware ESX
10 1 (1.39%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (6.94%) SCCM
2 4 (5.56%) SCOrch
2 4 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (5.56%) SCOM
3 2 (2.78%) Legato
3 2 (2.78%) WSUS
4 1 (1.39%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.39%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 72 (100.00%) VMware
2 52 (72.22%) NetApp
3 47 (65.28%) Microsoft
4 38 (52.78%) Citrix
5 29 (40.28%) Cisco
6 25 (34.72%) HP
7 13 (18.06%) Symantec
8 9 (12.50%) Veeam
9 5 (6.94%) Intel
9 5 (6.94%) Dell
10 4 (5.56%) Oracle
10 4 (5.56%) EMC
10 4 (5.56%) McAfee
11 2 (2.78%) CommVault
12 1 (1.39%) IBM
12 1 (1.39%) Novell
12 1 (1.39%) WatchGuard
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