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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 147 155 183
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +28
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 36 33 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.97% 0.82% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.36% 3.61% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 32 31 5
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £23,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
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
1072 914 1079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 29.01% 22.67% 26.28%
Number of salaries quoted 846 756 915
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £52,250
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 21 April 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 21 April 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
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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
Oldham +6 1 £33,556 -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
North West

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 75 (100.00%) VMware
2 56 (74.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (69.33%) Active Directory
3 52 (69.33%) NetApp
4 49 (65.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 49 (65.33%) Microsoft
5 44 (58.67%) Windows
6 43 (57.33%) Citrix
7 39 (52.00%) NCDA
8 37 (49.33%) MS Exchange
9 33 (44.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 31 (41.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 30 (40.00%) Cisco
11 30 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 26 (34.67%) vSphere
13 24 (32.00%) Hyper-V
13 24 (32.00%) HP
13 24 (32.00%) MCSE
14 23 (30.67%) NCIE
15 22 (29.33%) LAN
15 22 (29.33%) WAN
15 22 (29.33%) Cisco Certification
15 22 (29.33%) SAN
16 21 (28.00%) CCNA
16 21 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2010
17 20 (26.67%) DNS
17 20 (26.67%) MCTS
18 19 (25.33%) Exchange Server 2003
18 19 (25.33%) SQL Server
18 19 (25.33%) CCA

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 37 (49.33%) MS Exchange
2 21 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (25.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 15 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 14 (18.67%) IIS
5 14 (18.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (14.67%) SharePoint
7 8 (10.67%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (5.33%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (4.00%) Apache
10 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2000
10 2 (2.67%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (1.33%) Lync
11 1 (1.33%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 16 (21.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.33%) SaaS
1 1 (1.33%) PaaS
1 1 (1.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (29.33%) LAN
1 22 (29.33%) WAN
1 22 (29.33%) SAN
2 20 (26.67%) DNS
3 18 (24.00%) DHCP
3 18 (24.00%) VLAN
4 14 (18.67%) Firewall
5 11 (14.67%) NetScaler
6 9 (12.00%) Network Security
7 8 (10.67%) NAS
7 8 (10.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (9.33%) Fibre Channel
8 7 (9.33%) iSCSI
9 5 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (5.33%) FTP
11 3 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
12 2 (2.67%) MPLS
13 1 (1.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (25.33%) SQL Server
2 16 (21.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (5.33%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.67%) Crystal Reports
General
1 2 (2.67%) Finance
2 1 (1.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (22.67%) Support Engineer
2 15 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (14.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 10 (13.33%) Architect
4 10 (13.33%) Server Engineer
5 9 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 9 (12.00%) VMware Engineer
5 9 (12.00%) Analyst
6 7 (9.33%) Technical Architect
6 7 (9.33%) Service Analyst
6 7 (9.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (9.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Consultant
8 4 (5.33%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (5.33%) Storage Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) Windows Server Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) VMware Support Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.00%) Implementation Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.33%) FlexPod
2 6 (8.00%) Life Science
3 5 (6.67%) Clustering
4 3 (4.00%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.33%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.33%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 44 (58.67%) Windows
2 33 (44.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 31 (41.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (21.33%) Windows 7
6 9 (12.00%) Windows 8
6 9 (12.00%) Linux
7 8 (10.67%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.67%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (2.67%) UNIX
8 2 (2.67%) Solaris
9 1 (1.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.00%) ITIL
2 11 (14.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (13.33%) Migration
4 6 (8.00%) Business Continuity
4 6 (8.00%) Data Management
5 5 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 5 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 4 (5.33%) Coaching
6 4 (5.33%) ITIL V2
7 3 (4.00%) CRM
8 2 (2.67%) Change Control
8 2 (2.67%) Load Balancing
8 2 (2.67%) Network Architecture
9 1 (1.33%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (1.33%) Change Management
9 1 (1.33%) TOGAF
9 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.00%) C
2 11 (14.67%) SQL
2 11 (14.67%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (65.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (52.00%) NCDA
3 24 (32.00%) MCSE
4 23 (30.67%) NCIE
5 22 (29.33%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (28.00%) CCNA
7 20 (26.67%) MCTS
8 19 (25.33%) CCA
8 19 (25.33%) Citrix Certification
9 18 (24.00%) VCAP
10 15 (20.00%) MCITP
10 15 (20.00%) MCSA
11 4 (5.33%) MCP
11 4 (5.33%) MCPD
11 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Certified Master
11 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Certified Architect
12 3 (4.00%) VCDX
12 3 (4.00%) Degree
12 3 (4.00%) CCNP
13 2 (2.67%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 56 (74.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 52 (69.33%) Active Directory
3 26 (34.67%) vSphere
4 24 (32.00%) Hyper-V
5 15 (20.00%) XenApp
5 15 (20.00%) XenDesktop
6 10 (13.33%) XenServer
7 7 (9.33%) NFS
7 7 (9.33%) Xen
8 5 (6.67%) vCloud
9 1 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (6.67%) SCCM
2 4 (5.33%) SCOM
2 4 (5.33%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (5.33%) SCOrch
3 3 (4.00%) Legato
4 2 (2.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 75 (100.00%) VMware
2 52 (69.33%) NetApp
3 49 (65.33%) Microsoft
4 43 (57.33%) Citrix
5 30 (40.00%) Cisco
6 24 (32.00%) HP
7 14 (18.67%) Symantec
8 8 (10.67%) Veeam
9 4 (5.33%) Intel
9 4 (5.33%) McAfee
9 4 (5.33%) Dell
9 4 (5.33%) Oracle
10 3 (4.00%) CommVault
10 3 (4.00%) EMC
11 1 (1.33%) AppSense
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