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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 155 135 181
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +46
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 37 43 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.88% 1.16% 0.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.47% 4.87% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 36 37 12
Average salary £34,000 £30,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -20.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,700 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-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
1066 883 1129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 25.44% 23.76% 26.12%
Number of salaries quoted 909 791 963
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £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% -

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
Altrincham - 2 £40,000 -
Wigan - 2 £28,000 -
Salford - 1 £40,000 -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
North West

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 82 (100.00%) VMware
2 68 (82.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (65.85%) Citrix
3 54 (65.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 46 (56.10%) Windows
4 46 (56.10%) Microsoft
5 42 (51.22%) CCNA
5 42 (51.22%) Cisco Certification
6 38 (46.34%) MCSE
6 38 (46.34%) Active Directory
6 38 (46.34%) MCITP
7 35 (42.68%) SAN
8 34 (41.46%) CCA
8 34 (41.46%) Citrix Certification
8 34 (41.46%) NetApp
9 31 (37.80%) ITIL
10 30 (36.59%) MS Exchange
10 30 (36.59%) Hyper-V
11 29 (35.37%) Cisco
12 25 (30.49%) MCSA
13 23 (28.05%) MS Excel
13 23 (28.05%) VCAP
14 21 (25.61%) MCTS
15 20 (24.39%) NCDA
15 20 (24.39%) NCIE
16 18 (21.95%) SQL Server
16 18 (21.95%) IIS
16 18 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008
17 17 (20.73%) SharePoint
17 17 (20.73%) XenApp

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 30 (36.59%) MS Exchange
2 18 (21.95%) IIS
3 17 (20.73%) SharePoint
4 13 (15.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (8.54%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (7.32%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (4.88%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (2.44%) Apache
9 2 (2.44%) Tomcat
9 2 (2.44%) TPMS
9 2 (2.44%) nginx
9 2 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (1.22%) Lync
Applications
1 23 (28.05%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.22%) SaaS
1 1 (1.22%) PaaS
1 1 (1.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (42.68%) SAN
2 16 (19.51%) DNS
3 15 (18.29%) NAS
4 14 (17.07%) iSCSI
5 13 (15.85%) WAN
6 12 (14.63%) DHCP
6 12 (14.63%) Firewall
7 9 (10.98%) Fibre Channel
7 9 (10.98%) LAN
8 6 (7.32%) NetScaler
9 5 (6.10%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (6.10%) VLAN
9 5 (6.10%) Network Security
10 4 (4.88%) FTP
10 4 (4.88%) VPN
11 3 (3.66%) Cisco IOS
12 2 (2.44%) MPLS
13 1 (1.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.66%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.44%) MySQL
5 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
General
1 2 (2.44%) Finance
2 1 (1.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (19.51%) Consultant
1 16 (19.51%) 3rd Line Support
2 15 (18.29%) Support Engineer
3 11 (13.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 10 (12.20%) Analyst
4 10 (12.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (10.98%) Infrastructure Manager
6 8 (9.76%) Server Engineer
7 7 (8.54%) VMware Engineer
8 6 (7.32%) Service Analyst
9 5 (6.10%) Technical Consultant
9 5 (6.10%) Technical Manager
9 5 (6.10%) IT Infrastructure Manager
10 4 (4.88%) VMware Consultant
10 4 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (4.88%) Technical Services Manager
10 4 (4.88%) Virtualisation Consultant
10 4 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support
10 4 (4.88%) Service Manager
10 4 (4.88%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.22%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.54%) FlexPod
2 4 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.66%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.66%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.66%) Life Science
4 2 (2.44%) Clustering
5 1 (1.22%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.22%) HP StorageWorks
5 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.22%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 46 (56.10%) Windows
2 18 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (19.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (15.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (8.54%) Windows 7
5 7 (8.54%) Linux
6 3 (3.66%) Windows XP
6 3 (3.66%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.44%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (37.80%) ITIL
2 12 (14.63%) Root Cause Analysis
2 12 (14.63%) Mentoring
3 10 (12.20%) Incident Management
4 9 (10.98%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (8.54%) Problem Management
5 7 (8.54%) Change Management
5 7 (8.54%) Service Management
6 6 (7.32%) Migration
7 5 (6.10%) Business Continuity
7 5 (6.10%) Coaching
7 5 (6.10%) Change Control
8 4 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (4.88%) Service Delivery
9 3 (3.66%) Information Assurance
9 3 (3.66%) Asset Management
9 3 (3.66%) Data Management
9 3 (3.66%) Quality Management
9 3 (3.66%) PRINCE2
9 3 (3.66%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (14.63%) SQL
2 6 (7.32%) PowerShell
3 5 (6.10%) C
4 2 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 54 (65.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (51.22%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (51.22%) CCNA
3 38 (46.34%) MCSE
3 38 (46.34%) MCITP
4 34 (41.46%) CCA
4 34 (41.46%) Citrix Certification
5 25 (30.49%) MCSA
6 23 (28.05%) VCAP
7 21 (25.61%) MCTS
8 20 (24.39%) NCDA
8 20 (24.39%) NCIE
9 14 (17.07%) MCP
10 13 (15.85%) Microsoft Certified Architect
11 11 (13.41%) Degree
12 5 (6.10%) VCP5
12 5 (6.10%) VCP4
13 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Certified Master
13 4 (4.88%) MCPD
14 3 (3.66%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.20%) SLA
2 4 (4.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 68 (82.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (46.34%) Active Directory
3 30 (36.59%) Hyper-V
4 17 (20.73%) XenApp
5 15 (18.29%) XenDesktop
6 14 (17.07%) vSphere
7 7 (8.54%) NFS
8 6 (7.32%) XenServer
8 6 (7.32%) vCloud
9 4 (4.88%) Xen
10 3 (3.66%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (1.22%) ISA Server
12 1 (1.22%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 12 (14.63%) SCCM
2 9 (10.98%) SCOM
2 9 (10.98%) Backup Exec
3 4 (4.88%) WSUS
4 2 (2.44%) Legato
4 2 (2.44%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (2.44%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 82 (100.00%) VMware
2 54 (65.85%) Citrix
3 46 (56.10%) Microsoft
4 34 (41.46%) NetApp
5 29 (35.37%) Cisco
6 16 (19.51%) HP
7 12 (14.63%) Symantec
8 9 (10.98%) McAfee
9 7 (8.54%) Sophos
10 5 (6.10%) AppSense
11 4 (4.88%) Dell
11 4 (4.88%) Intel
12 3 (3.66%) EMC
13 2 (2.44%) ProCurve
13 2 (2.44%) Red Hat
13 2 (2.44%) CommVault
14 1 (1.22%) Veeam
14 1 (1.22%) Brocade
14 1 (1.22%) Juniper
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