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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 135 147 182
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +35
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 45 34 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.15% 0.90% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.74% 3.62% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 40 30 6
Average salary £33,028 £34,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -13.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,000 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £47,750 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +12.50%
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
1203 938 1009
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 30.71% 24.81% 25.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1004 810 820
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £49,600 £50,000
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 2 March 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 2 March 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
Oldham - 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 2 March 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 79 (100.00%) VMware
2 61 (77.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (64.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 49 (62.03%) Microsoft
4 49 (62.03%) Active Directory
4 49 (62.03%) Citrix
5 46 (58.23%) NetApp
6 44 (55.70%) Windows
7 38 (48.10%) MS Exchange
8 33 (41.77%) NCDA
9 32 (40.51%) Windows Server 2003
10 30 (37.97%) Cisco
10 30 (37.97%) MCSE
11 29 (36.71%) SAN
11 29 (36.71%) Windows Server 2012
12 28 (35.44%) Windows Server 2008
12 28 (35.44%) Cisco Certification
13 27 (34.18%) CCNA
13 27 (34.18%) HP
14 26 (32.91%) Hyper-V
15 24 (30.38%) vSphere
16 23 (29.11%) CCA
16 23 (29.11%) Citrix Certification
17 22 (27.85%) DNS
17 22 (27.85%) LAN
17 22 (27.85%) WAN
17 22 (27.85%) MCITP
17 22 (27.85%) NCIE
18 20 (25.32%) VCAP
18 20 (25.32%) DHCP

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 38 (48.10%) MS Exchange
2 19 (24.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (22.78%) Exchange Server 2003
4 14 (17.72%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (17.72%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (13.92%) SharePoint
5 11 (13.92%) IIS
6 6 (7.59%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (5.06%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (2.53%) Apache
8 2 (2.53%) Tomcat
8 2 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2000
8 2 (2.53%) nginx
8 2 (2.53%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.27%) Lync
9 1 (1.27%) TPMS
9 1 (1.27%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 13 (16.46%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.27%) SaaS
1 1 (1.27%) PaaS
1 1 (1.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (36.71%) SAN
2 22 (27.85%) DNS
2 22 (27.85%) LAN
2 22 (27.85%) WAN
3 20 (25.32%) DHCP
4 15 (18.99%) VLAN
5 13 (16.46%) Firewall
6 11 (13.92%) iSCSI
7 10 (12.66%) NAS
8 9 (11.39%) Fibre Channel
8 9 (11.39%) NetScaler
8 9 (11.39%) Network Security
9 6 (7.59%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (5.06%) FTP
11 3 (3.80%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (3.80%) Cisco IOS
12 2 (2.53%) MPLS
13 1 (1.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.72%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.53%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.53%) MySQL
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (2.53%) Finance
2 1 (1.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (21.52%) Support Engineer
2 16 (20.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (18.99%) 3rd Line Support
4 11 (13.92%) Architect
4 11 (13.92%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 9 (11.39%) VMware Engineer
5 9 (11.39%) Analyst
5 9 (11.39%) Consultant
6 8 (10.13%) Server Engineer
7 7 (8.86%) Service Analyst
7 7 (8.86%) Technical Architect
8 5 (6.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (6.33%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (6.33%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (5.06%) VMware Support Engineer
10 3 (3.80%) Technical Solutions Architect
10 3 (3.80%) Storage Engineer
10 3 (3.80%) Implementation Engineer
10 3 (3.80%) Windows Engineer
10 3 (3.80%) VMware Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.25%) FlexPod
2 6 (7.59%) Life Science
3 4 (5.06%) Clustering
4 1 (1.27%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.27%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.27%) HP StorageWorks
4 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 44 (55.70%) Windows
2 32 (40.51%) Windows Server 2003
3 29 (36.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (35.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (15.19%) Windows 7
6 11 (13.92%) Linux
7 8 (10.13%) Windows XP
8 5 (6.33%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.53%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (2.53%) UNIX
9 2 (2.53%) Solaris
10 1 (1.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.99%) ITIL
2 12 (15.19%) Migration
3 11 (13.92%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (7.59%) Business Continuity
4 6 (7.59%) Mentoring
5 5 (6.33%) Data Management
6 3 (3.80%) PRINCE2
6 3 (3.80%) Service Management
6 3 (3.80%) Problem Management
6 3 (3.80%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (2.53%) Project Planning
7 2 (2.53%) Load Balancing
7 2 (2.53%) Coaching
7 2 (2.53%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (2.53%) Network Architecture
7 2 (2.53%) ITIL V2
7 2 (2.53%) Change Control
7 2 (2.53%) Risk Management
7 2 (2.53%) Strategic Planning
7 2 (2.53%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (18.99%) C
2 12 (15.19%) SQL
3 9 (11.39%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.53%) Java
Qualifications
1 51 (64.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (41.77%) NCDA
3 30 (37.97%) MCSE
4 28 (35.44%) Cisco Certification
5 27 (34.18%) CCNA
6 23 (29.11%) CCA
6 23 (29.11%) Citrix Certification
7 22 (27.85%) MCITP
7 22 (27.85%) NCIE
8 20 (25.32%) VCAP
9 19 (24.05%) MCTS
9 19 (24.05%) MCSA
10 7 (8.86%) MCP
11 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Certified Architect
12 4 (5.06%) VCP4
12 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Certified Master
12 4 (5.06%) MCPD
12 4 (5.06%) Degree
13 3 (3.80%) CCNP
13 3 (3.80%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.86%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 61 (77.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 49 (62.03%) Active Directory
3 26 (32.91%) Hyper-V
4 24 (30.38%) vSphere
5 13 (16.46%) XenDesktop
5 13 (16.46%) XenApp
6 8 (10.13%) XenServer
7 7 (8.86%) NFS
7 7 (8.86%) Xen
7 7 (8.86%) vCloud
8 3 (3.80%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.27%) ISA Server
9 1 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (8.86%) SCCM
2 4 (5.06%) SCOM
2 4 (5.06%) Backup Exec
2 4 (5.06%) WSUS
3 2 (2.53%) Legato
3 2 (2.53%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (2.53%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 79 (100.00%) VMware
2 49 (62.03%) Microsoft
2 49 (62.03%) Citrix
3 46 (58.23%) NetApp
4 30 (37.97%) Cisco
5 27 (34.18%) HP
6 17 (21.52%) Symantec
7 8 (10.13%) Veeam
8 5 (6.33%) EMC
9 4 (5.06%) Intel
9 4 (5.06%) Dell
9 4 (5.06%) McAfee
10 2 (2.53%) Sophos
10 2 (2.53%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.53%) CommVault
10 2 (2.53%) ProCurve
11 1 (1.27%) AppSense
11 1 (1.27%) Brocade
11 1 (1.27%) Oracle
11 1 (1.27%) Juniper
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension + Health
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Range of benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefi6s
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago